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The Farmhouse at Rigal farm, pool, 100 acres, adult, children and animal heaven.

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The Farmhouse at Rigal farm, a few steps from the heated pool, adult, children and animal heaven.
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27 reviews
The Farmhouse at Rigal farm, a few steps from the heated pool, adult, children and animal heaven.
The Farmhouse at Rigal in the landscaped private courtyard of the Manoir, unique,boutique,eco-chic
The Farmhouse at Rigal is set in 100 glorious organic acres of farmland and woodland with pool
Rigal Manoir and Farmhouse, stylish family accomodation
Salt water pool and veranda, underwater lighting at night
Master bedroom,oak beams, antique French walnut bed ,en-suite toilet/shower and dressing room
spacious 50sqm living room,woodburner in old fireplace(central heating too) french doors to the rear
Beautiful kitchen with double belfast sink, new cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher,microwave
Twin bedroom,Cot, en-suite with toilet and shoer room,, fabulous beams
The downstairs bedroom with en-suite bathroom
comfy sofas and massive dining table for 8. wifi
Table tennis, trampoline with safety net,badminton, table football.....
The pool, solar heated...perfect for little swimmers
The estate, cows, deer, buzzards, woodpeckers,wild boar,and our resident little owl
Having fun on our 'horse swing'
one of the runner duck ducklings...too cute
The play area for under 6's see panoramic below for play equipment for older children
Two of our ponies at Rigal - they love to be stroked
lots of animals to look at or stroke
paddling in the fabulous Dordogne river, great for canoeing too!
Watching the sunrise at Rigal,  see the deer, listen to the owls
making hay
Fun play area for older children for hours of imaginative play
one of the many organised Easter egg hunts
12th century church at Cause - viewed from our drive, the walking in this area is superb
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Overview
Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Bergerac, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Rigal is open all year, 20 minutes from Bergerac airport. Long weekend winter breaks, perfect tranquility but close to ALL amenities. Half term and Easter holidays, full central heating and cosy wood burner. Wonderful vineyards, markets and Chateaux and delightful Bordeaux is a day trip away.

Summer is sun, fun & luxury living. Stay at our stylish family-friendly farm with heated salt water swimming pool in a beautiful corner of France & you may never want to leave.

Your holiday at Rigal is an exciting opportunity to enjoy a relaxing and authentic French farmhouse experience.

Our three-bedroom child-friendly farmhouse nestles in 100 acres of organic pasture and woodland on a low intensity, free-range organic farm and is ideal for up to 6 guests plus cots, perfect for a family or a family travelling with grandparents who have...
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Listing #HL99134
About the Owner
Chris and Jacqueline H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Many of our guests have stayed before but if you are new to Rigal you will find that you will receive a warm welcome along with a bottle of local wine and some freshly laid free range eggs. We visit the farm in the morning to feed the animals and you are invited to join us to feed, stroke and get to know the animals. During this time we are on hand to recommend places of interest to visit, make restaurant reservations for you or just to answer any questions you have or sort out any problems. We pop round in the evening to close the animals away, if you want to chat we are available, if privacy is what you are looking for there are plenty of quiet places to relax and unwind.
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is the most wonderful place to stay! Chris and Jacqui were wonderful hosts, they provide so many things for children, even including a buggy, we had everything we needed. The farmhouse is beautiful and made a really comfortable home for the week. We were...More

Thank Lou C
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We had such a lovely time last year we have booked again for this June. Chris and Jacky are such excellent hosts and it really does feel like it comes so natural to them. Both children said 'best holiday ever'. Enough said :-)

Thank Welshelvis
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Jackie and Chris made us very welcome.The accommodation was lovely and very spacious.The area was central to all places of interest.The pool is a lovely size and very clean.We will definitely try to visit again if there are any vacancies next year.Thankyou Jackie and Chris...More

Thank dianeandmartin2016
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The Gite can comfortably sleep 6 plus cots and a floating bed if a child wants to or needs to sleep in a different room.With 3 en-suite bedrooms ,a kingsized bedroom and twin bedroom upstairs and a kingsized bedroom downstairs with en-suite bath/shower room.Both the king sized mattresses are pocket sprung orthopedic and very comfy.There is a wooden cot and a travel cot if required. There is a new fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, microwave and washing machine, a spacious lounge with wood-burning stove and satellite television and DVD player. There is a dining area and outside you will find a walled courtyard to the front and to the rear a terrace and grassed area for BBQ's (provided) and watching the sunset. Everyone comments on how spacious the gite is and that it looks like it is... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Family friendly, toddler and baby equipment, certified by Tots to Travel, toys, books, dvds, cots, cot bedding, high chairs, buggy, potties we have most equipment for little ones...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Cribs
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 7 nights --
R 10 013
£550
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26 May 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
Early summer
3 nights
R 2 276
£125
R 15 474
£850
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30 Jun 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
summer
7 nights
R 3 586
£197
R 25 032
£1 375
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1 Sep 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
late summer/early autumn
3 nights
R 2 094
£115
R 14 473
£795
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 820 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
If the woodburner is required or woodburning central heating is used we charge for the wood. One basket of wood is included with the rental and after that is charged at the current competitive rate. All the wood is cut , coppiced, brought back from the woodland, chopped, split and dryed before use.
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About the neighbourhood
There is so much to visit on our doorstep. The local village boasts the ruins of the oldest castle keep in France, honey coloured houses and pretty roof lines. There are local fetes and fayres in the summer and medieval fayres at Issigeac and Cadouin during July and August. Every Thursday there is a huge market in Lalinde all year round with wonderful fresh produce, ( the area is famed for its strawberries and the olives are delicious) and interesting local goods. The area is wooded which makes for wonderful walking and cycling along shaded paths.
The pecharmant vineyards are dotted around producing excellent wines and Chateaux les Merles less than 5 minutes away has a wonderful restaurant, bistro and golf course. There hand made paper mills on the river Dordogne 10 minutes away dating f...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bergerac: 20.0 km
Railway: Lalinde: 8.0 km
25 minutes from Bergerac Airport , Ryanair, Flybe budget airlines.
All ferry routes , good autoroute access
TGV Train to Bordeaux then Bergerac or Lalinde
Please refer to location plan on our website with details of SatNav reference, maps
Please refer to our website for car hire companies, we can email you details.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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