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Our beautiful and romantic cottage sitting in the middle of one of the most prettiest places in the world, the Dordogne countryside. It includes a heated salt water pool, Jacuzzi hot tub, sauna, professional gym, and WiFi.
Romantic Butterfly Cottage, 1 Bedroom & 1 Bathroom, located in the gorgeous countryside, just minutes from historical sites and medieval villages. Wonderful heated salt water pool, Jacuzzi hot tub, professional gym, & sauna for you to enjoy, after a perfect day of sight seeing. Ideal for those seeking relaxation and outdoor activities.
WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE BUTTERFLY COTTAGE WAS CHOSEN BY HOME AWAY AS ONE OF THEIR TOP TEN MOST ROMANTIC PROPERTIES IN EUROPE FOR 2010, 2011, 2012, & 2013.
The Butterfly Cottage at Les Hirondelles is located in the heart of the Dordogne, just 6kms to Les Eyzies the worlds centre of pre-history, and 20 minutes to the wonderful medieval town of Sarlat. It overlooks a courtyard with a beautiful Mulberry tree that provides shade on a hot summer day. Inside the cottage are beautiful wood floors and all the modern conveniences of home. There is a quaint fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast table and bar stools. The living and dining room is one great room and has a wood burning stove. The custom made sofa is a sleeper bed. The bathroom is down stairs and is fully updated with a new rainfall shower. The spacious master bedroom is upstairs with a beautiful wood beam ceiling, wood floors, and a heavenly California King size bed.
This is a charming property full of character, and beautifully furnished. You have the feel of the 17th century, but all the upgrades and comfort of home. There is a gorgeous garden to relax in and read a book, or take a nap in the swing. How about a swim in a refreshing salt water heated pool, or a romantic evening in the Jacuzzi hot tub over looking the green Dordogne countryside. So whether you are a couple on your honeymoon, friends on vacation, or a family wanting some quality time together, there is something for everyone to enjoy at The Butterfly Cottage at Les Hirondelles.
Privacy, peace, and quiet!! Away from it all, but with everything close by. You have the best of both worlds and all the amenities to go with it. We hope that you decide to come visit this wonderful part of France, you will be amazed with the beauty and history, and all the activities that there are to enjoy.
Despite the tranquil location, we are within a short driving distance of many fascinating and historical sites in the Perigord Noir; beautiful villages and chateaux to explore; the Dordogne and Vezere rivers offering fishing, canoeing, and kayaking; as well as superb restaurants and shops. There are numerous vineyards of Bergerac for wine enthusiasts and there is a different local market situated in a nearby village or town for every day of the week. Let's not forget to mention hot air ballooning, rock climbing, golf, and awesome cycling.
This is a wonderful cottage to enjoy and relax in, has all the amenities you could want, and close to everything. We hope to see you soon!!
Linda & George
Amenities: Large heated salt water pool. Jacuzzi hot tub. Sauna with a professional Gym. Gas grill. WiFi throughout the property. Complete kitchen including dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster & cooking spices. Private French Chef (upon request). GPS Tom Tom (upon request). Laptop computer (upon request). Washer & dryer. Hair dryer, iron, & ironing board. Wood burning stove. Flat screen TV (English). DVD player, CD player with iPod docking station. Books, CD's & DVD's. Linens. Pool & Jacuzzi towels. Bath towels & bath amenities. Luxurious cotton robes. Panoramic countryside views with 2 Koi ponds & 5 acres of beautiful gardens to enjoy. Fresh eggs from our 9 beautiful chickens (subject to availability). Welcome basket. Free long distance calls to the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Europe.
We are here if you need us, but we respect your privacy. So, it is totally up to you if you would like us to assist you with your site seeing plans or make any recommendations. We are here to help you relax & enjoy, and have a stress free vacation.
House Rules: Treat the cottage with respect as you would treat your own home. No smoking inside the villa. No pets allowed. Low Allergen Environment.
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About the Host, Linda
My husband & I are originally from Florida. We moved to France 5 years ago, and are loving every minute of it. We are new to Airbnb as of July 2013, but not new to travel sites all over the world. We have a 5 star ranking, and all our guests agree we are the best of the best! I decided to join Airbnb due to a guests request, and as you will see, I am all about making my guests happy, down to the smallest things. This is our 6th season renting Les Hirondelles as a self catering property. We are usually fully booked by the end of each season, so keep an eye on my calendar, I update it daily. We have been very fortunate to have many returning guests year after year, and guests that recommend us to their family, friends, and co-workers which is the highest complement someone can give us. We love inviting people into our home, and helping them experience the sights and sounds of this beautiful and amazing region. Come join us, and enjoy France!!