Dahlia, Les Gites De Carlux - Dahlia is a charming spacious cottage in Carlux in the heart of the Dordogne.


Details of the Gite

eDahlia is situated on a well maintained private complex with a shared heated pool. The pool is open from May to September. The complex is on a hillside opposite the lovely village of Carlux offering a stunning panorama of the village and surrounding countryside. This pretty village and it's amenities, butcher, baker, grocer and bar/restaurant, can be reached in 8 minutes through a shaded woodland walk or a two minute drive for the less energetic. There is parking for one car at the door of the gite for easy unloading. The Dordogne River with it's canoeing and walking and cycle path is just 2 kilometres from the village. All the major historical sites, adventure parks and beauty spots are within easy driving distance. The stunning medieval town of Sarlat is approximately 12 km away. It holds a market twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday and has many beautiful shops, restaurants and banks with ATM points. It is beautifully lit up by night . Souillac is another charming town on the Dordogne river and is a ten minute drive from the gite. It has a good supermarket and petrol station, Leclerc, and a Friday morning market in the town. Rocamador, Beynac, Domme and Le Roc Gageac are all beautiful towns within easy driving distance of the gite and well worth a visit. There are many music festivals and fetes held in the local towns and villages throughout the summer. There are countless restaurants in the area, one of the best being the Hostelerie de Bequingolle nearby.

Facilities of the Gite

General / living area
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Books
  • Log fire
  • Fans
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Internet access
  • Wi-fi
  • Alarm clock
Includes: Sofa beds (2)
The comfortable spacious living room has lounge and dining seating for 6, an enclosed log fire, a dvd and tape player and a music player. The French windows open onto the front terrace giving a beautiful view of Carlux village. The front terrace is surrounded by a low wall and has a built in barbecue and dining seating for 6. The side sun terrace has 4 sun loungers and a parasol. Both terraces are private. The mezzanine gallery has a single sofa bed and English language books and games. The stairs have child safety gates top and bottom. A high chair is provided.
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Microwave oven
  • Clothes dryer
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper provided
The fitted kitchen has a full compliment of crockery, cutlery, utensils and glasses for 6 people. It has a fridge, microwave and 4 ring gas hob. There is an external barbecue. There is a kettle, toaster and filter coffee pot. An iron, ironing board and clothes dryer are provided. The English speaking site manager offers a laundry service for a small charge. Bed linen and towels are provided, pool towels are not. Fresh linen and towels are provided every Saturday. Cleaning products are provided.
Bedrooms (3)
Includes: Double beds (1), single beds (3), en-suite bath/shower rooms (1)
The ground floor double bedroom has French windows opening onto the front terrace. It has fitted mirrored cupboards and a hairdryer. The bathroom with large bath, shower, wash basin and toilet is adjacent. The upstairs family room comprises twin beds, a single sofa bed and a travel cot. Across the mezzanine gallery is a charmimg single bedroom with one single bed. The spacious upstairs shower room with wash basin and toilet is accessed through the single bedroom.
Bathrooms (2)
Includes: Bathrooms (2) of which en-suite (1). Shower (2) and WC (2)
The large downstairs bathroom is adjacent to the double bedroom but can be accessed from the living room. The spacious upstairs shower room is accessed through the single bedroom.
Swimming pool
  • Shared swimming pool (heated)
  • Child pool
  • Terrace / roof terrace
  • Barbeque
  • Play area
  • Parking (secure)

Dahlia, Les Gites De Carlux is located in Dordogne, Aquitaine / Dordogne

The departments of the Dordogne and the Lot are amongst the most beautiful and picturesque in France. Dominated by two periods of history, from the early days of mankind to the mediaeval period the region is full of historical monuments sited in spectacular countryside with one of France's most beautiful rivers weaving its way through it.

Whatever your interest you should be able to find it here: History, natural scenery, nature, walking, water sports, gastronomy, markets, rural life.

The village of Carlux, dominated by the ruins of its 13th century chateau sits at the heart of all of these sites. Within a 45 minute drive you will find the vast majority of the principle sites of the Dordogne and the Lot.

  • Limoges Airport 70km served by Ryanair and Flybee.: 70 km
  • Bergerac Airport 75km served by Ryanair and Flybee.: 75 km
  • Grolejac: 10 km
  • Soulliac Country Club and Vitrac.: 10 km
  • Carlux: 0.5 km
  • Nearest Shops: 0.5 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0.5 km
  • Nearest Bars: 0.5 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates £250 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

A 20% deposit will secure a booking. The balance of payment to be made 8 weeks before the arrival date. A separate damage deposit cheque of £100 is required and will be returned when the housekeeper checks the gite on departure.

Payment includes tax de sejour (tourist tax) water, gas and electricity except during the winter months when electricity is a separate charge.

Special deals can be arranged on long term lets.

From £250 per week

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