Situated in the tiny village of Mailhac sur Benaize, 87160, in the beautiful, unspoilt Limousin, this charming, well-equipped one-bedroomed cottage is a perfect getaway for a couple, but can sleep up to four. The cottage is also available for lets of up to 3 months between October and March. Nearby activities include fishing, walking, swimming at the pool at nearby Lac Mondon, golfing, paragliding, horse-riding, clay pigeon shooting and water sports on some of the many lakes in the area, and of course just chilling out and enjoying the peace and quiet while you nature-watch ! The cottage is situated in a very quiet spot, with off-road parking just in front of your door. Travel cot and other equipment provided free for an infant. (Please ask for details) Also available, 2 single fold-up beds, subject to a maximum occupancy of 4. Quietly located in the heart of a small village. Behind the cottage there is a small private garden, with open countryside beyond, with barbeque, sun beds, and garden furniture for your comfort. In front of the cottage there is a small courtyard for off-road parking in security. The sitting/dining room is equipped with French and English television, dvd, and a very good wi-fi Internet connection. Sofa bed for two people, plus log-burning stove. And then a compact, modern fitted kitchen with fridge / freezer, gas cooker with oven, microwave, coffee maker, kettle and all other necessary utensils for cooking and eating. Washing machine in the kitchen, plus vacuum cleaner and iron and ironing board, essential for a longer stay.
On the first floor, one bedroom with double bed, with views over open countryside behind. Bed linen and towels supplied, bed made up ready for your arrival. Baby travel cot available as well as child safety barrier for the stairs and high chair. Also on the first floor, a modern shower room with step-in power shower and heated towel radiator. Our rates include gas for the cooker, water, and wi-fi Internet access. (Electricity and logs for the woodburner charged at cost, with the exception of July and August lettings, when electricity is included in the rent). Mailhac sur Benaize is a very pleasant little village of around 300 people, about 5-10 minutes by car from the toll-free A20 motorway (exit 22 - Saint Sulpice les Feuilles) Small Carrefour supermarket, pharmacy, bakery, bar, restaurants etc in St. Sulpice les Feuilles, 87160, about 2 km away, and the beautiful and historical town of La Souterraine is located 15 minutes away by car, with it's wide range of supermarkets, bars and shops, and is a lovely place to visit for a day. Close to the house, Lac de Mondon has an open air swimming pool with waterslide, playground, pedaloes, restaurant, poolside bar, and spectacular walks by the riverside. You can purchase a day permit for fishing from the campsite reception, or in the village near to the cottage. There is actually an impressive waterfall along this stretch of the river, and pre-historic caves and boulders. Your well-behaved pet is welcome.