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“Quirky and great fun!”
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10 reviews
Gandalf's house, 2 rue du fort
Kitchin
Kitchen/dining room
Kitchin
17th Century oak stairs
15th century stone fireplace with sword sharpening stone
2 rue du fort, canopied bed in the third floor bedroom
2 rue du fort, seating area
View of Bellac in the winter
Position of house
Terrace
Terrace
Wood store; wood supplied free
The house was built during the Hundred Years War during the 15th century, when this illuminated manuscript was made.
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Bellac, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Peanut030...
Stafford
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Quirky and great fun!”
Reviewed 11 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This property was so different. Amazing views over the valley. Loved every minute!
The area was really beautiful.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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oldgreyme...
Northampton
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The Bells, the bells...”
Reviewed 5 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

A fascinating and quirky rental. On arrival, we were somewhat nonplussed by the age of the building and its eccentricities, but we soon settled in and found it to be clean and comfortable, as well as constantly entertaining. The view from the terrace is lovely. Not a problem for us, but late risers may not appreciate the 7 a.m bell ringing.
On the whole good value and a unique experience.

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Ruth N
London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
164 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Beautiful ancient house”
Reviewed 26 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
1
person found this review helpful

This is a large, incredible quirky, unique and unusual property, and I cannot recommend it highly enough. It is beautifully restored 15th century property with some very bizarre and original decoration. It stands at the top of the village next to the church within comfortable walking distance of Bellac train station. There are local food shops, a well stocked supermarket a 5 minute walk away, bars and restaurants. There are historical and wildlife walks around the town and into the countryside, and some very beautiful places to sit and have a picnic by the river, or a patio garden with an amazing view. If you come from Limoges airport you can take a taxi for around €25 into Limoges and catch a train to Bellac. We spent the week eating too much, painting and catching up with old friends. Perfect.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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chris f
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“unbelievable, superb and unusual”
Reviewed 28 August 2012 for a stay in August 2012
1
person found this review helpful

Thank you for a great stay - never been anywhere like it before - I shall tell all our friends to come and stay.
Thank you we shall be back

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Liked best: the house was unusual but did not stint on comfort
Liked least: absolutley nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Huish Episcopi
Reviewed 10 April 2012 for a stay in October 2011

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A romantic getaway Older travelers
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