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Lambert Corinne

Member since: 2015
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Speaks english, french, spanish

A charming stone house with unique views of the Dordogne River

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Bergerac holiday cottage

A single family, fully renovated house boasts three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and

A peaceful comfortable, welcoming, and completely renovated house set in South West France, Bergerac, with a stunning view of the Dordogne River. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, the house is decorated with Chinese furniture hand-selected from the region's antique markets and modern equipment to suit your every comfort. It is located three minutes by car from Bergerac Airport and three minutes from the historic centre of Bergerac. A 5,000-sq.m private plot, a heated pool, a barbecue, and a wooden terrace where you can enjoy the views of the river and its scows (Gabarre boats from bygone days) surround the house.

  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Lambert Corinne (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, french, spanish

About Lambert Corinne

Opening a gite is above all a family affair! We will be happy to welcome you here!

Lambert Corinne purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Lambert Corinne chose Perigord Pourpre

The surroundings are stunning. The view of the river is breathtaking.

What makes this cottage unique

We built the wooden raised cabin (covered) that overlooks the water offering a unique viewpoint of the Dordogne River. The house is warm and comfortable thanks to its furniture and the Chinese decorations from the most beautiful antiques fairs in Perigord. Each room boasts high quality bedding and a TV.


based on 10 traveller reviews

A charming stone house with unique views of the Dordogne River
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Our little piece of heaven and home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This is a little piece of heaven on the Dordogne river just outside Bergerac.

it is so peaceful, with an abundance of wildlife, Herons, Black Kites, Buzzards,Jays, Magpies, Woodpeckers, Squirrels, Starlings, Swifts, Butterflies, Lizards, Fish and some smaller birds we have yet to identify.

Our hosts, Corinne and Damien, are such a lovely couple who could not do enough for you, they felt like friends before we got there due to our contact via email, they were friends by the time we came home. Corinne was helpful in suggesting places to visit and with her daily emails informing of us of events in Bergerac.

The gite is beautiful, the kitchen was the best equipped we have ever encountered, the beds were comfortable, there is plenty of room for relaxing and dinning in and outside, the pool was very welcoming as we were so very lucky with the weather, there was Table Tennis, Badminton and a Trampoline for those feeling more energetic, all set in a wonderful garden. The covered decked seating area overlooking the river was just perfect.

A 20 minute walk and you were at the port in the old town of Bergerac.

We can not wait to return to our little piece of heaven, I highly recommend you give this a try, you will not want to go home, we didn't.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Accommodation with fabulous views

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at this wonderful Gite (which is more like a villa) in June 2016 for two weeks. The Gite was perfect, beautifully furnished and exceptionally clean, with interesting classic antique furnishings for the most which had a shabby chique feel. The heated pool was a great asset, especially when it was 30 degrees in the sunshine, although there was plenty of shade with trees to sit under or the pergola at the end of the garden looking onto the river with it's lovely views.

The Gite was well equipped with satellite TV in the main room and French channels on the TVs in the bedrooms. DVD player in the children's bedroom.

Lots of facilities for children (and some adults too) in the garden such as table tennis, badminton and a very large trampoline. there are also two bikes in the garage that the owners kindly let us use.

The owners Corrine and Damien were very welcoming and had bought some groceries, fruit and bread on our arrival and also a very kind gift of flowers and champagne for our 30th wedding anniversary. Also Corrine was very kind in taking the time to email me on a daily basis with suggestions of places to visit or letting me know where there was a market etc. on specific days. this was really helpful.

The airport is very convenient and only five minutes away by car, it is a very small airport with limited flights which do not bother you in the Gite at all (only a couple of flights a day).

Bergerac is about a brisk 20 minute walk from the Gite, there is a busy road with no pavement to walk on for part of the walk, which is a little off putting but not too bad. However, by car the town is 5 minutes and there is lots of free parking available. There are many supermarkets nearby, so there is plenty of choice. The Intermarche has a petrol station at the rear where the prices are very good compared to some service stations. Bergerac and the surrounding area is beautiful, lots to see and do. You shouldn't miss a visit to Monbazzilac to visit the Chateau and partake in some wine tasting, by the way you can see the Chateau all lit up from the Gite in the evening it looks wonderful.

Overall I would highly recommend this beautiful Gite for a holiday to anyone looking for a relaxing and peaceful holiday in a picturesque environment. We had a wonderful holiday and I'm sure if your reading this and decide to book that you will too.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

5 adults stayed in April 2016. From the moment we arrived to meet our wonderful hostess we were thrilled with the gite. The position is incredible, on the banks of the Dordogne. It's quiet and relaxing and the gite has been restored to the highest quality with every thing holiday makers need. Corrine sent us emails daily with activities, like markets in the area etc,. She reserved restaurants for us, and was the perfect hostess. I cannot recu omen this gite highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Truly an Exceptional Property

  • 5 of 5

This is simply an exceptional property with wonderful hosts. We have stayed in many places using VRBO and this is one of the finest that we have been in. The pictures are accurate to understating how spacious and comfortable everything is. No detail has been left out. The house itself is extremely quiet and private being well set back from the road on a large acreage and set right against the Dordonne River for wonderful views. Corinne and Damien are right next door if needed but given the physical separation of the houses and being so nicely landscaped and fenced you don't even know there are there. The house instruction book is very detailed and helpful for reference both about the house and where to get essentials. The beds are so comfortable and dreamy! Everything was wonderfully new and clean and there are lots of brochures and reference materials for days trips. Corrine sent us a daily text/e-mail to provide suggestions on what is on in the area (e.g. local fresh fish markets) and places to see that aren't as well advertised. We cannot express our thanks for a wonderful time - our only wish is we had dedicated more time here as the Gite and area are so wonderful.

Glen & Darlene, Calgary, Canada

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best gite ever!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this amazing gite for 10 days. It had recently been modernised to the highest standard, decorated and equipped equivalent to a 5* boutique hotel. The Gite is even better than its photos, like a feature from a top class interior design magazine! We have travelled extensively and this one stood out as exceptional.

The setting of the gite is beautiful, being set well back from a quiet road and offering complete privacy. The rear garden runs down to the Dordogne river with a covered wooden deck offering stunning views, a lovely pool and outdoor eating areas. Even though you are only 2km from Bergerac airport, it is very peaceful as there are very few flights and the main flight path is away from the gite.

The owners, Corinne and Damien, live next door. They are effortless in making your stay wonderful with daily text suggestions for places to visit locally and forthcoming events.

You are only 5 mins from an Intermarche supermarket and the Place de la Madeleine where there is a patisserie. On Fridays there is an amazing fish market at the Place. 10mins and you are in the centre of Bergerac with superb markets Weds and Sat and a daily covered market.

We celebrated a birthday with Dinner at an excellent Bergerac restaurant "La Villa Laetitia" booked by our hosts.

Monbazillac is only 15 mins to the South with a pretty chateaux and excellent wines. Driving East along the Dordogne you have magnificent chateaux, villages etc. Sarlat is a very popular town with a very large Sat market and quaint streets.

We took the train from Bergerac to Bordeaux for a day's sightseeing which worked very well. It was relatively cheap and relaxing. The trams in Bordeaux with a one day pass meant you could zoom around seeing all the sights and shops. A bonus was the free all day parking at the station.

We flew to and from Bordeaux airport as we could not get flights to Bergerac at the time we wanted. This was fine as the drive to Bergerac is fast and easy once you are on the toll road taking less than 90 mins depending on traffic.

If you are looking for a top class holiday to relax and enjoy the joys and scenery of the Dordogne area then you will not find a better Gite nor more hospitable hosts!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Attractive, comfortable, well located - this house has everything!

  • 5 of 5

From the initial booking onwards we had a very warm experience with our English speaking hostess, Corinne. The moment we set foot in the house we instinctively knew that this would be the best house of our entire trip. It was simple yet elegant, most comfortable and equipped with everything we would need. The location on the river Dordogne with a lovely sit out area on the banks of the river was superb - both quiet and peaceful yet very close to Bergerac so convenient for shopping and eating out. Overall a superb deal.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Bergerac Airport
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Vigiers Golf Club
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Bergerac station
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Mussidan toll motorway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
La Table de Flo


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Bergerac, France

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
1 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
7 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
2 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$1,432

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Bergerac, France

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , Bathroom shared between bedroom 2 and the children's bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Private bathroom en suite to bedroom 1
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 160 x 200 cm bed and 80-cm Sony television
    Children's bedroom - 2 single bed , 90 x 190 beds, 80-cm Sony television, and DVD player
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 160 x 200 cm bed and 80-cm Sony television
  • 160 x 200 cm bed and 80-cm Sony television
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis