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La Maison Tournesol, Bourg-de-Visa

Holiday rental home

Bourg-de-Visa, Tarn-et-Garonne

  • High quality traditional home
  • 1 hectare of private grounds with lawned garden & extensive views
  • Private pool 11m x 5m
  • Wi-Fi internet
  • Easy walk (1.2 km) to all amenities

Ref.82030

Sleeps4

Bedrooms2

Bathrooms2

Bourg-de-Visa, Tarn-et-Garonne, Midi-Pyrénées

Introduction

La Maison Tournesol


High quality traditional home set in private grounds with extensive views.

Large garden with lawn and private pool 11m x 5m with sun terrace, shaded dining area, sun loungers and BBQ. Plenty of private parking.

10 minutes walk or 2 minutes drive to Bourg de Visa with bakery, café bar / restaurant, bank, pharmacy doctor, grocery shop, tabac, farmers market, Tourist Information Office and tennis courts.

Weekly markets in Moissac (25 minutes drive). Montaigu-de-Quercy (20 minutes in drive). All amenities including a good range of restaurants in Lauzerte (25 minutes drive). Supermarket (20 minutes drive).

Bicycle rental (10 minutes drive).
Nearest airport Toulouse (1 hour drive). Bergerac airport (1 hour 20 minutes).

Owners live in main house. All facilities are for the exclusive use of the renters.

Kitchen and dining room

Kitchen and dining room

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Accommodation details

Holiday rental home


Kitchen with oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Dining table and chairs.

Separate WC and hand basin.

Living area with UK TV channels, DVD. Wood-burning stove. Wi-Fi.
Door to terrace.

Stairs to 1st floor;

Bedroom 1, two singles.

Separate bathroom with WC, shower and basin.

Bedroom 2, double with ensuite WC, shower and hand basin (low beams beside the bed).

EXTERIOR;

Extensive private grounds.

Dining terrace with dining table and chairs and BBQ.

Further terrace.

Private pool 11m x 5m with roman steps and sun terrace with loungers.

Private parking for several cars.

Covered terrace

Covered terrace

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

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Rental rates


From To Weekly rental rates Euros Sterling * US Dollars *
31/03/2018 26/05/2018 April and May € 650 £ 570 $ 803
26/05/2018 30/06/2018 June € 900 £ 789 $ 1,111
30/06/2018 01/09/2018 July & August € 1,300 £ 1,140 $ 1,605
01/09/2018 27/10/2018 September and October € 650 £ 570 $ 803
Refundable Security Bond € 500

Location

Bourg-de-Visa


The property is set in open countryside, 1.2 km to Bourg-de-Visa with café bar / restaurant, bakery, grocery store, tabac, chemist, doctor, bank, garage, Tourist Information Centre and tennis courts.

Weekly markets in Moissac (25 minutes drive). Montaigu-de-Quercy (20 minutes drive). All amenities including a good range of restaurants in Lauzerte (25 minutes drive). Supermarket (20 minutes drive).

Easy access to castles, vineyards, prehistoric caves and many pretty villages including Lauzerte, Tournon d'Agenais and Puy-l'Évêque all offering lovely cafés and restaurants for those hot summer evenings as well as lively marches nocturnes in Bourg-de-Visa and nearby villages. Moissac, which featured in Rick Stein's French Odyssey, has roman cloisters, a beautiful Abbey and the 'Pont de Napoleon' restaurant.

Reviews

Feedback from previous guests

We have spent 2 weeks in the gite and have had the best family holiday ever. The gite is just fantastic, home to all of us and even better with such great views and surroundings. Richard and Meryl have through to everything to make all the family feel extremely welcome.
We recommend a good, relaxing bike ride along the canal at Moissac, Park Walibi in Agen and Agen centre. A must is the crazy golf at Chateau Stelsia - such a beautiful place and a fantastic game of golf for everyone.
Our girls have learnt to swim and do front and back flips in the pool. An unforgettable memory for us all - along with fun packed hours of monopoly!
Thank you Meryl and Richard for everything. Also thank you Poppy for all the kisses and cuddles.




The gite is perfectly equipped, within a wonderful location with fantastic views. A completely restful and relaxing time, which is exactly what we wanted. The pool providing the ideal entertainment for the children, with the added bonus of Richard's net for competitive games of pool volleyball!!
Places to go -
Bourg de Visa - market on a Tuesday evening, Brasserie and local goat farm
Montage de Quercy - market on a Saturday morning
Bonaguil at Fumel - great castle (although lot of steps)
Le Boulve - local wine producers - free tasting and interesting tour
Richard and Meryl were fabulous hosts - very generous with they time and knowledge.
We really don't want to go home. So we have decided to squat!! Plus we have fallen in love with Poppy!
Thanks for everything.




What a wonderful place this is! The views, the sky (the skies!) and a lovingly prepared house. Meryl and Richard have thought of everything, from the best ever (it's official!) welcome goodies to proper cooking tools and much more. All in a beautifully presented house. And such lovely people (and Poppy) too.
Highlight 'touristy' thing to do this week: A 50km bike ride along the Canal des deux mers from the Canal over the Garonne (stunning) in Moissac to Valence d'Agen and back. Flat and shaded - all bike lanes - looking at the narrow boats passing sluices. A welcome slowdown from normal hectic pace.
Thank you so much Meryl and Richard, we will be back and recommend Le Tournesol very highly.




After a really warm welcome, this place feels just like home!
Meryl and Richard have been fantastic hosts, from the very first day arriving at the gite and making us coffee after a long drive, to taking us to the nearby night market to experience the real France.
The villa itself is beautiful and peaceful - couldn't ask for more, and we have loved our morning visits from Poppy!!
A highlight for us was a visit to Sarlat-la-Canéda - the centre is truly breathtaking. On the way back stopped for a drink at Beynac - you can see the château on the hill whilst having a coffee on the riverside, watching people canoe past!
We have loved it!! We will be back!




Richard and Meryl are the greatest hosts. Very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Love Poppy!
The Tournesol gite is home from home, comfortable, everything you would want is here. Location is stunning, great views. Loved our spot under the walnut tree.
Highlights - Monflanquin, Saint Cirq Lapopie, Auvillar and Condom - Bourg de Visa was a fantastic central hub for visiting all these places.
Thank you Meryl and Richard for a great holiday. And Poppy of course.




Thank you Meryl and Richard for a wonderful stay, including fireworks in the village, lovely sun and swims, amazing storm, beautiful scenery, charming villages and of course truly delightful and hospitable hosts. We can thoroughly recommend this stunning gite.




Holiday rental barn in West France

Holiday rental barn in West France

Private swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Kitchen and dining room

Kitchen and dining room

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Covered terrace

Covered terrace

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Exposed ceiling beams in bedroom

Exposed ceiling beams in bedroom

Shower room in Dordogne barn

Shower room in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Shower room in Dordogne barn

Shower room in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Bedroom in Dordogne barn

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Sitting room in Dordogne barn

Kitchen and dining room

Kitchen and dining room

Kitchen in Dordogne barn

Kitchen in Dordogne barn

Bathroom in Dordogne barn

Bathroom in Dordogne barn

Private swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Holiday rental barn in West France

Holiday rental barn in West France

Garden with views

Garden with views

Dordogne countryside views

Dordogne countryside views


   

Holiday rental home in South West France, ref: 82030

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