Chateau des Egrons is set in the Gironde hills bordering the Dordogne and the Lot-et-Garonne. The beautiful wine country of South West France. The chateau has panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and offers great privacy in a two acre garden surrounded by a clipped hedge.
The grounds include a heated swimming pool with views and areas offering shade, there is a private all weather tennis court that can be used all year round. For the golfer there is a championship 27 hole golf course at Chateau des Vigiers a few minutes away and 10 hole Marmond 20 mins away.
The house has five receptions rooms and five large bedrooms; all are elegant with high ceilings and period furniture. A huge well equipped chef's kitchen, lots of eating places, front courtyard and rear terrace, all with seating and dining facilities.
Lots of historical features and great beauty.
Reasons you should stay at the Chateau Des Egrons.
Large pool (18 x 36 ft.) with views, decking, lots of seating, solar powered security cover and pool heating.
High quality tennis court with markings and adjustable net for badminton
Charming spacious interior, elegantly furnished, oak beams, terracotta tiles and antiques.
Championship golf course with country club facilities, lake with sandy beach and water sports plus canoeing on the Dordogne are all within 15 minutes.
Large principal rooms: five bedrooms, formal and informal sitting rooms, dining hall, TV sitting room, very spacious and well equipped kitchen and south-facing conservatory.
Full central heating for longer winter lets.
Linen and towels provided, plus cot and high chair available.
Ample outdoor furniture, sun-loungers and barbecues.
Chateaux tours, catering, baby-sitting and extra cleaning can be arranged locally.
Bordeaux: 1h 15 mins; Bergerac and St. Emillion 40 mins; Ste. Foy-la-Grande 20 mins; Duras, 5 mins.
During your stay
The Chateau is an ideal place to explore and experience
the whole region. Sample the many local vineyards and food producers that surround the Chateau and are all set out in the information book for you to review on your arrival.
The activities in the area including golf, markets and activities on the river are also set out in the Information Book with maps, contacts and addresses.
While you're here you should take the opportunity to explore the local towns and centres, here are just a few worth a visit.
40 minutes by car, the largest town on the river Dordogne and the centre of the region’s wine production. It has a beautiful restored old quarter, interesting architecture and a large shopping centre. There are two large markets (Saturday morning).
The local town is a pretty arcaded bastide town 6km from the property, ideal for daily shopping. There are restaurants, supermarket, bars, banks, bakers, butchers and petrol stations. The market is in the main square every Monday morning. The town is on a hill with lovely views and the once grand Chateau de Duras is open to the public.
In July the population of Duras storm the bastide and the Chateau de Duras dressed in traditional costumes, and then eat, drink and dance in the square –everybody is welcome. In the summer Duras has a famous antique fair and wine festival.
A large town 30 minutes by car. The popular Saturday farmers market is covered;
good to know in case it rains.
Another beautiful bastide town with good shopping just a few kilometres from Duras. Market day is on Friday and is held in the main square.
Beautiful ancient town. Outstanding wine and restaurants. 35 minutes by car.
20 minutes by car from the Chateau, an old town on the river Dordogne with excellent shops and restaurants. There is a bustling market every Saturday morning.
This holiday rental Chateau offers you an ideal place to explore the whole region.
Large heated pool
Private tennis court
Championship golf course near by
Stunning decor and space
5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, Sleeps 11
SPECIAL ITEMS & AMENITIES
English speaking guardian lives near by.
Internal facilities: Board Games, CD player, Central heating (electric), Central heating (gas), DVD player, English satellite TV, Exclusive rental, Hi-fi system, Internet access (broadband), Internet access (dial-up), Owner not on site, Radio, Telephone, TV, VCR, Weekly maid service, Wood burning fire or stove
Kitchen facilities: Combination microwave, Cooker, Dishwasher, Electric oven, Fridge, Fridge-Freezer, Gas hob, Ironing facilities, Microwave, Washer-dryer, Washing machine
Background Central Heating and Pool Heating included in rental cost.
External features on site: Barbecue, Garden, Scenic views, Swimming pool, Tennis Court, Swimming pool.
Please contact owners for current or special rates in local currency if different from the above.
CONTACT OWNER ABOUT THIS HOLIDAY RENTAL
Contact: Erica Tel (UK): 01372467032 Language spoken: English
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