Chateau with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and swimming pool in Riocaud, France
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Chateau to rent in Riocaud, France
Chateau overview - owner's description
Chateau Duras is a beautiful and historic rural Chateau with private tennis court and heated pool set in the vineyards of South West France.
Chateau Duras is a beautiful and historic rural Chateau with private tennis court and heated pool set in the vineyards of South West France. The Chateau is very private yet has easy access to the activities of the Dordogne River, championship golf, markets, towns and restaurants.
The Chateau sleeps 11 in great comfort. All rooms are large and furnished with French antiques and art work. There is a lot of space and fantastic views surrounded by a clipped hedge in 2.5 acres of private grounds. Food and drink are important aspects of the experience and there are splendid places to dine and relax all around the Chateau.
Five large reception rooms, including a TV room with HD TV, Blue Ray and speakers. The Kitchen is very large and caters for chefs and cooking enthusiasts; there is a large informal kitchen table that seats up to 14 in addition to the formal dining hall. The kitchen is fully equipped and has an adjoining pantry and laundry room.
Five Large bedrooms; three with Super King size beds and one King size; one bedroom has three single beds and one of the double bedrooms also has a French day-bed. There are two cots for infants. Three of the bedrooms have en- suite bathrooms with shower/bath facilities, wash basin and WC. There is an additional family bathroom accessible to all bedrooms.
There are hardwood tables and chairs in the front courtyard for al fresco dining and stone tables and chairs on the rear terraces. There is high quality outdoor furniture around the pool and beside the tennis court. Both gas and traditional BBQs are on site in addition to the heated pool. The deep end of the pool is about 2.5M and the shallow end is 1.5M, the pool also has some steps that are graduated at the shallow end. There is also an all weather tennis court there is boules in the courtyard, table tennis in the South East Tower and championship quality table football indoors.
The local village (3 minute drive) has restaurants and an excellent baker. The closest town, Duras, (7 minute drive) has supermarkets, shops and leisure facilities. The River Dordogne and Championship golf are both with 15 minutes drive of the Chateau. Bergerac and Ste. Emillion are half an hour away. Bordeaux is an hour and 15 minutes drive.
The Chateau is surrounded by local wine and food producers who are happy to conduct tastings. There are walks and outdoor activities throughout the surrounding area. Kayaking on the Dordogne River and go-karting are also available to keep the kids entertained.
A fully comprehensive house-book is provided at the chateau that details all the local things to do, towns and villages to explore. Best of all, it lists and rates the local restaurants and even highlights the ones that you mustn't miss during your stay.
The Oliver's Concierge Team is available to help you arrange any of those little extras that can really make the difference. For example:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport transfers
- Babysitting/childcare services
Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver's Concierge Team.
Please note that all services are subject to availability and must be requested in advance and that due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. Prices are on request.
We will always do our best to fulfil your requests!
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Outside this chateau in Riocaud, FranceThis chateau has a pool, a tennis court and a children pool.
Prices and availability
Updated 20 August 2017
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 15 July 2017 - 27 September 2019: changeover day is Saturday and the minimum stay is 7 nights.
Refundable Breakage Deposit
£1,000.00 per booking, paid locally
5 bedrooms, Sleeps 11
DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, TV, Satellite / cable
Central heating, Open fire, Car hire optional