About this listing
La Garanne is a family friendly, comfortable farmhouse located on the outskirts of a village in the beautiful Dordogne. There are shops within walking distance, but the property is quiet as a whisper and has expansive views over the valley. Famous for it's great cycling routes. It has something to offer everybody. Fishing and water sports at the local lake, complete with a man made beach. Lots of local restaurants to suit every taste from take away pizza to gastronomic delights.
The house is well set up for famillies with a cot and highchair available and there are games and books too.
We are 10minutes drive to Chateau Durantie in Lanouaille, which is a popular place for weddings.
Superb cycling country means you will never be lost for a new route to explore and there is golf nearby. Bikes are available at the property free of charge.
We provide a welcome pack with all the essentials and are happy to provide a more substantial one if you will be arriving late at night, just let us know what you would want. The house is clean and tidy and is set up for year round living, it's not just a holiday home. The gardens have been planted out last year and the expansive lawn is great for the kids to run about or a fun game of badminton.
The house is fully self contained and has a large garden with a big lawn and beautiful views. There is a large oak pergola with an outdoor table and chairs for dining alfresco. A washing line, children's paddling pool, bikes and children's toys and games.
All linen and towels are provided for the amount of guests you request for.
Interaction with guests
The property manager lives local but does not live on site. There is another cottage next door that we let out but the garden and facilities are separate.
The house is on the edge of Payzac village but it is very quiet.
There is no public transport, you will need a car to get to and from the property. Once there you can easily walk into the village or ride a bike.
Other things to note
The house is not suitable for people with disabilities as the access into the house is 3 large steps with no handrail.
The house does not accommodate pets because the garden is not fenced.
Please leave the house clean and as you found it. The property managers will change the bed linen and wash towels and this is included in the accommodation fee.
There is no smoking and no pets at this property.
I am originally from UK, and now live in Sydney with my husband and 2 kids. Our house in France was my Father's and we love visiting there so much we want to share it with everyone. We only get to go there once a year so it is a shame not to have people use it.