Maison de la Foret

Dordogne, France

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Our view

With inviting views of Dorgone’s countryside from its swimming pool, Masion de la Foret combines classic and contemporary styles offering families and friends the perfect holiday retreat.

In brief

  • Countryside views
  • Heated pool
  • Great for two families

About the villa

Beautifully restored and renovated Perigordine farmhouse hamlet made up of three buildings, two are restored two hundred year old houses and the third a modern glass Pavilion around a courtyard with olive trees on fourteen hectares with sweeping views of the rolling hills. It is furnished with an eclectic mix of French classical and contemporary pieces complemented by curated artwork and historical elements throughout affording a comfortable sophisticated 'home away from home'. The property is surrounded by woods and fruit trees with indoor and outdoor seating/dining to experience the best of the French countryside. Rural yet close to charming villages with amenities including boulangerie, supermarket and restaurants highlighted by the beautiful UNESCO listed medieval market towns of Perigueux and Sarlat.

Villa details


Grape house - Ground floor

  • Living room and dining area
  • Kitchen

Grape house - First floor via spiral staircase

  • Master double bedroom with bathroom en suite
  • Twin bedroom with shower room en suite

Pear house - ground floor

  • Twin bedroom
  • Shower room
  • Large living area with stone fireplace, dining area and pantry

Pear house - first floor

  • Master double bedroom with shower room en suite
  • Twin bedroom


  • Open plan dining area and sitting room

Mezzanine level

  • Library and TV room
  • Shower room


Children's Facilities

  • A complimentary travel cot
  • A complimentary highchair

Cooking Outdoors

  • Barbecue


  • TV with English, French and German channels, and with Chrome cast
  • WiFi
  • DVD Player
  • Blu-Ray player
  • Bluetooth speaker

Keeping Cool

  • Air conditioning in pavilion

Kitchen Essentials

  • Hob
  • Oven
  • American fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Coffee machine
  • Blender
  • Food processor
  • Coffee drip machine

Private Pool

  • 13m x 3m
  • Plunge Pool m x m
  • 1.2m x 1.8m deep
  • Built-in steps
  • Pool towels
  • Heated

Villa Essentials

  • Washing Machine
  • Central Heating Included

Service & Staffing


  • Welcome pack
  • Maid service 2 days per week including changeover day
  • Linen and Towel change 1 day per week on changeover day


  • Cook service*

Cook service can be arranged on request for an additional charge.

Important Information

Please note that not all rooms will be available for lower occupancies at this villa. When the property is booked for 4 people or less for dates between 27 March - 18 June 2021 & 25 September - 29 October 2021, only Grape Cottage and the Pavillion are included. Both cottages can be rented during this period but at an additional cost.

A helpful guardian lives on site to assist as required.

There are some unprotected drops from the pool terrace around the swimming pool - young children need to be supervised.

It is possible to gate the staircase in the Pavilion for groups with younger children.


An English speaking CV representative in France will be available by telephone during your stay. Contact details will be sent with your travel documents.


Arrival from 16:00. Departure by 10:00.



  • Bakery and general store 2.5km Fossemagne
  • Restaurant 5km Thenon
  • Bakery 5km Thenon
  • Supermarket 5km Thenon
  • Trellisac/Boulazac 20km

Places of interest

  • Perigueux 25km
  • Sarlat 40km
  • Dordogne River
  • Lascaux Caves
  • St Emillion
  • Bordeaux
  • Pyla Dunes


  • Arcachon
  • Ill de Rey
  • Biarritz


  • Brive airport 50km
  • Bergerac airport 64km
  • Bordeaux airport 155km
  • Toulose airport 200km
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