We want your holiday to be as relaxed and enjoyable as possible, and your hosts, Kate and Anthonin are on hand to provide a 'concierge service' to enable you to make the most of your visit to the Dordogne. We can recommend restaurants and other activities and are happy to make advance bookings on your behalf, particularly useful during high season when local businesses are very busy or if you do not speak French. We can also book taxis and touring trips on your behalf.
Bed linen is provided within the cost of the Gite rental and is replaced weekly. You will find enough tea, coffee and milk for your first evening.
Egyptian Cotton Towels - 3 Euros per guest per week
Why lug your own towels when you can hire high quality towels for your stay which will be replaced with freshly laundered ones each week (please bring your own beach towels).
Continental Breakfast - 7 Euros per guest per meal (Minimum of 6 guests)
Served in the dining room or on the Terrace. Typically comprising fresh croissants, pain au chocolat, pain au raisin or brioche, Fresh bread, butter and jams, French yoghurt, fresh fruit selection, fruit juices and tea, coffee and hot chocolate.
French Fry up - 10 Euros per guest per meal (Minimum of 6 Guests)
Served in the dining room or on the Terrace. Typically comprising poached or scrambled eggs, Toulouse and chipolata sausages, French bacon (no, it's not quite the same!), Tomatoes, mushrooms, French black pudding (boudin noir), fresh bread, butter and jams. Tea or coffee and fruit juice. Vegetarian option possible.
Evening Meal on day of arrival including local wine - 15 Euros per guest (Minimum of 6 guests)
Take the hassle out of your first evening with us and get straight into holiday mode. Typical meal includes a main course with fresh salads and breads and a platter of French cheeses (and/or a platter of charcuterie) with a dessert. One bottle of local Bergerac wine per 3 adults with fruit juice and soft drinks in addition.
Please let us know in advance if any guests have special dietary requirements and we will do our best to accommodate them.
Boxes of Fresh Organic Locally grown vegetables (15 Euros per box)
Nearby to the Gite is a local organic open air vegetable farm, which sells fresh seasonal produce directly to villagers. The produce is delicious, and the farm supplies the nearest restaurant to the Gite, which is Michelin listed. We can arrange for one or more boxes of veg to be provided for you on arrival (advance notice required, produce varies by season).
Rental of additional double bedroom next door to the Gite (taking capacity up to 14 Guests)
An additional double bedroom next door to the Gite is usually available to rent if your group is larger than 12 guests. The room has its own separate entrance, a toilet, sink and shower. It is located only a few metres away from the Gite and is well suited to Guests who may have difficulty with the steps inside the Gite. The room has apparent stone walls and a large sandstone fireplace (actually the ancient bread oven).
Babysitting (evenings only)
Enjoy an evening out together without the little ones...
Bike Hire - At cost of external provider
Hire bikes (including electric bikes) for part or all of your stay. A wonderful way to explore the local surroundings.
Taxi / Guided Tours by Car - At cost of external provider
All Additional Services are subject to availability. We recommend that you let us know your requirements in advance to avoid disappointment.