Bijou a cosy open plan cottage with shared south-facing swimming pool, and a short walk away from the pretty village of Montignac sur Vézère with both its traditional and modern festivals, shops and lifestyle, is a perfect get-away.
We are happy to welcome visitors back to our well appointed gites after 3 years virtual closure due to our close proximity to the major construction site of Lascaux 4, which opened in December 2016 the landscaping is now complete.
Bijou has been sympathetically renovated and comprises,
Ground floor: Entry from the parking court yard into kitchen which opens onto the combined dining/living room, wood-burning stove (for heating winter season) french doors open onto pool & garden, shower/WC is downstairs.
Stairs lead from the lounge to a twin bedroom overlooking the pool and Lascaux hillside.
Attached to La Lavande,it's ideal for families/friends wishing to holiday together yet still retain some personal space
The beds can be put together and made up as a double if notified in advance.
Bed linen, bathroom towels & kitchen towels included with the exception of pool towels.
The pool is open from the beginning of June to the end of September.
• DVD (small library)
• Garden furniture
• No smoking inside
Use of washing machine available.
The gites are situated in the spacious, shared grounds of the owner’s home, nestled at the base of the world-famous Lascaux hillside, and situated next to newly opened Lascaux 4 complex there is a restaurant/bar nearby and you are next to the newly opened Lascaux 4 - International Centre of Cave Paintings – a ultra-modern replica of the prehistoric Lascaux Cave.
The charming, medieval, riverside market town of Montignac-sur-Vézère, with its weekly market, riverside restaurants, bars, cafés and canoe hire is a 10-minute walk.
A music and dance festival is held every year at the end of July and attracts visitors from around the world. If Pre History interests you then you have many sites to choose from within a short driving distance, Château de Losse is close by and there are many Chateaux and gardens within this area. The medieval market town of Sarlat is less than a half hour drive and holds cultural events in the summer. La-Roque-Gageac and the ancient city of Domme, known as the Acropolis of the Dordogne, are less than an hour’s drive
For those who prefer a more energetic holiday there is canoeing, horse riding, cycle hire, quad bikes, go carts, adventure parks and golf courses all within easy reach + various lake side beaches for those who want a change from lounging by the pool
In and around Montignac there are many designated woodland and country walks, this region has some great rides through spectacular scenery for cycling enthusiasts.
La Lavande, Bijou and Hibiscus can be let separately or together – giving a total sleeping capacity of 9 across all units, please contact owner for price.