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Stunning view from cosy L'Hermite. Perfect hideaway in paradise, private pool

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Beautifully restored cottage (1774) set in a lovely rural domain with breathtaking view over valley
Set in an undulating landscape, Excellent view.
And more typical French
1 of 35Beautifully restored cottage (1774) set in a lovely rural domain with breathtaking view over valley
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
4 nights minimum
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Welcome to Maisonneuve in one of our three beautifully restored, traditional French cottages. In the very heart of the Dordogne, South West France. Nestled on the side of a valley, all properties offer breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Set in 3 acres of land, at the end of a quiet country lane, there is no traffic and no noise, allowing you to enjoy the spectacular surroundings without distraction.All three cottages have been restored to a very high standard, retaining their rustic charm while still offering you all the home comforts you will need for your stay. From the wide oak floors and original stone walls to the beautifully renovated wooden worktops, each house has bags of charm and character that will make your stay with us truly special.A lovingly restored 300 year...Welcome to Maisonneuve in one of our three beautifully restored, traditional French cottages. In the very heart of the Dordogne, South West France. Nestled on the side of a valley, all properties offer breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Set in 3 acres of land, at the end of a quiet country lane, there is no traffic and no noise, allowing you to enjoy the spectacular surroundings without distraction.All three cottages have been restored to a very high standard, retaining their rustic charm while still offering you all the home comforts you will need for your stay. From the wide oak floors and original stone walls to the beautifully renovated wooden worktops, each house has bags of charm and character that will make your stay with us truly special.A lovingly restored 300 year old cottage, L'Hermite is the perfect rural retreat. Sleeping up to 6 people with 2 double bedrooms and one bedroom with 2 singles, it is ideal for a family or couples looking to holiday together. With its own private terrace, outdoor dining area and newly installed pool (5.80 diam.) , L'Hermite enjoys spectacular views over the valley and the surrounding countryside.The house itself comprises a 40 meter square living area with open plan kitchen and dining area. Leading on to a cosy sitting area with a traditional fireplace and wood burning stove, perfect for those winter evenings.The first floor also includes one large double bedroom and bathroom with double sinks and 2 showers.The house, while traditional in style, offers all the modern comforts, fully equipped kitchen, TV, CD and WiFi.Upstairs there is a spacious double bedroom and a third bedroom with 2 single beds, perfect for younger members of the family. Attached to the property is a playground for the little guests. But what makes L'Hermite really special are its views. Whether you are sitting by the pool, enjoying an evening meal on the sunny terrace, watching the sunset or simply waking up on a warm sunny morning, we guarantee the views really will take your breath away.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
The place and surrounding is famous for it quietness and meant for families or elderly couples. Therefore it is not suitable for groups who like to party.
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Tineke L
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We've just returned from a really relaxing stay at L'Hermite. The cottage is very traditionally French and the welcome was perfect. If you are looking for peace and tranquility, this place is perfect. It's in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by fields but is really...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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TinekeD178, VR Owner at Stunning view from cosy L'Hermite. Perfect hideaway in paradise, private pool, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

I am pleased that you have enjoyed the tranquillity of your cottage in the heart of the Dordogne. The mix of two worlds is indeed special. And of course you are very welcome at any time! Tineke

Reviewed June 17, 2017

This is the first review I've ever done as I've never felt the need before. This holiday however demands it. The selfish part of me wants to trash it so others don't visit & we could have it all to ourselves. That, however, could never...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Tineke D, VR Owner at Stunning view from cosy L'Hermite. Perfect hideaway in paradise, private pool, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2017

Thank you very much for such an overwhelming review. I'm very happy we succeeded in offering you the perfect vacation. De location is indeed peacefull and the view breathtaking and we share it with great pleasure with others. For relaxation, inspiration and contemplation. But also...More

Reviewed October 11, 2016

L'Hermite is one of three cottages on a beautiful and quiet property. Every cottage has its own part of the property and your privacy is assured. L'Hermite is a home away from home. It has everything you need and is charmingly furnished. The view is...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Tineke D, VR Owner at Stunning view from cosy L'Hermite. Perfect hideaway in paradise, private pool, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2016

l'Hermite is situated in the very heart of the Vézère Valley (Unesco world heritage) and the area is of a breathtaking beauty. I agree! But -like you discovered- don't miss the food. Did you know about the black truffle markets in winter? Next time perhaps?

Reviewed October 14, 2015

L'Hermite is a charming cottage with pear and apple trees on the grounds. The October weather was great, but too cold for the pool. Our reservation was for one week, but we only stayed for five days. The Internet was not working during any part...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Msjetster
Management response:Responded October 15, 2015

It was indeed unfortunate the phone company couldn't fix the connection during your stay and our calls couldn't influence their speed. We were not the only people with damage. Fortunately, such a failure is rare and in fact we are proud of our stable internet....More

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2015

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Date of stay: August 2015
Management response:Responded August 31, 2015

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Reviewed July 20, 2015

My husband and I and our 10 month old son just returned from our stay at L'Hermite and could not recommend it highly enough. It's conveniently located just a couple of minutes from Thenon town centre which has a few shops, restaurants and a tourist...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank LyndallKate
Management response:Responded July 27, 2015

Thank you very much for your positive words. We try our best to make people happy and it is a pleasure to know we succeded. luckily we have the surrounding at our side when we try to create an unwinding period for our guets.

Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had a wonderful two weeks in L'Hermite. It was so peaceful and relaxing, just what we needed to unwind. The weather was perfect, sunshine and blue skies every day. We spent most days sipping the local wine sitting under the apple tree and reading...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Caroline G
Management response:Responded July 27, 2015

Thank you very much for your review. I must have misted it before and I admit my respons comes much to late. I am sorry for this. Where we have the focus on making an unwinding and reflecting period possible, there was a time -long...More

Reviewed October 15, 2014

We spent a delightful week here. The house was comfortable, nicely kept, quaint, and had a wonderful equipped kitchen. It is about 2 km away from the small town of Thenon it was easy to drive there every morning for fresh baked croissants. It also...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank rcoleman79
Management response:Responded October 16, 2014

I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Spring is lovely too and from May on the little restaurant at the lake is open as well. It would be my pleasure to welcome you once more.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2014
Management response:Responded September 19, 2014

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
dorset england
Reviewed July 4, 2013

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Date of stay: June 2013
Management response:Responded July 12, 2013

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Playground
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Our three beautifully restored, traditional French cottage are situated at the top of a hill and all offer breathtaking views of the countryside below. Set in three acres of land, at the end of a quiet country lane, there is no traffic and no noise, allowing you to enjoy the spectacular surroundings without distraction. The green, rural landscape is ideal for the sporty hiker and mountain biker. For those who prefer winter; ski at 2 hours distance at Mont Doré
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