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Le Petit Fort Hobbit`s house

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Le Petit Fort Hobbit`s house

Entire townhouse
7 guests4 bedrooms6 beds2 bathrooms
7 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 bathrooms
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

A rare survivor; a rustic and original 15th century medieval town house.
A melange of Pablo Picasso and Game of Thrones.


Indoor fireplace
Hot water
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
2 single beds



43 reviews
Martin User Profile
July 2019
Fantastic, quirky, comfortable and great view of Bellac. Boulangerie within 10-mins' walk, and a nice pub by the river down the hill and a great, creperie / restaurant (suggested by Michael). What more could you really ask for in a lovely town in the middle of France?
Joanne User Profile
May 2019
Very quirky and comfortable property we enjoyed our stay..
Charlette User Profile
October 2018
A totally unique and fascinating house in a lovely setting ...... certainly the uneven floors and spiral steps are not for toddlers and totterers..... but otherwise can recommend total immersion in five hundred years of experience in the house. Great to think what stories this…
Daniel User Profile
September 2018
This place really sets the benchmark for Airbnbs everywhere. It has so much personality which is increasingly lacking in the generic battery hen style accommodations otherwise available. Moreover, it is well stocked and equipped for a short stay, the host is a great communicator…
Michael User Profile
September 2018
Truly magnificent conversion of a lovely C15 house, full of fascinating touches. Well placed for river walks and town centre. Private outdoor space limited, which might make it unsuitable for some.
Virginia User Profile
July 2018
This is a truly magical, one off, house. It is beautiful, quirky, historic, interesting and incredibly luxurious and comfortable at the same time! The house combines fascinating old detail and excellent mod cons, effortlessly. Linens, towels and beds were all excellent. Views…
Jacob User Profile
September 2016
A wonderful house in a wonderful location. In restoring and re-building the house Michael and Mary have kept the intrinsic character of this ancient building and created a warm and welcoming home. A very special place to stay. Everything needed (including advice) was provided…

Hosted by Michael

Baltonsborough, United KingdomJoined in January 2012
Michael User Profile
145 Reviews
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I am a sculptor and conservator and have preserved and renovated our houses in Bellac, France and in Somerset, England. I am interested in quirkiness too, which is reflected in some aspects of the houses. We enjoy travelling, and sometimes bring our adult children along as they…
Interaction with guests
You will not be greeted at the house, but we have English and French neighbours who will help out and our housekeeper is able to come and assist, if needed.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 4PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox
After 4PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed