Maison Pierre Loti 4 *: character, calm and comfort

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms


Historic and unique building with its well-preserved 18th century decoration. House where the writer Pierre Loti came to spend his holidays child in the nineteenth century

Spacious house (170m2), sunny and cool even in summer thanks to its walls of 1m thick

Classified tourism 4 *

Sheets, towels, cleaning and Wifi are included in the price - just pack your bags

Ideally located to enjoy the region: Dordogne valley, Padirac, Rocamadour, Carennac,

Some reasons among others to let you seduce by this house:

- if you like the places of history, the houses which have a soul, the beautiful stones: the house is built on the place of Bretenoux, protected village, a typical bastide of the south west with houses with arcades, whose origins go back to Thirteenth century. The house was once school and town hall of the village, and it is also the house where the writer Pierre Loti came to spend his holidays being small, and that he evokes in his books "The novel of a child" and "Prime youth ". If you read these books (available on site), you will recognize the house! Like what she has managed to cross the time almost intact (rest assured, the house still has all the modern comforts! See services included below)

- if you like space, calm, and spend a quiet holiday: enjoy the 170 m2 of the house, its living room of 50 m2 with old woodwork, two bedrooms of more than 20m2. The house is sunny but remains cool even in summer thanks to its stone walls 1m thick. It is located in a small quiet street, but close to all shops: bakery at 40m for croissants (daily of course), market 50m for local products, restaurant at 100m, and for more sporting petanque and rental from canoes to 300m

- if you want to be sure of not missing anything in the area: the house is ideally placed to visit everything. Located in the heart of the Dordogne valley, the most beautiful villages of France Loubressac, Autoire and Carennac are all less than 10km, Padirac 15km, Rocamadour 30km, Saint-Céré and its festival 8km. Not to mention the natural park of Causses du Quercy, innumerable castles, hiking

House layout:

- on the ground floor: entrance; living room with inglenook fireplace and equipped kitchen, toilet
- upstairs (wide staircase "castle" stone and wrought iron ramp to access): large living room of 50m2 with fireplace, anteroom, and two rooms of 20m2 each with their bathroom and separate toilet
- no garden but 100m away is a completely pedestrian island with games for children, petanque, basketball court and lots of grass to run or lie down


Attention the house can accommodate up to seven people but there are only two real rooms:

- in the first bedroom upstairs is a double bed and a single bed
- in the 2nd bedroom upstairs is a double bed
- in the living room there is a folding sofa, which can be completed by a folding bed if people want to sleep in the living room

SERVICES AND EQUIPMENT INCLUDED: Very high speed WiFi, TV 4K 125cm, bed linen and towels provided, espresso machine, filter coffee maker, washing machine, tumble dryer, toaster, kettle, children's games (indoor and outdoor). Outdoor), hair dryer, iron, microwave, dishwasher, oven, changing table, baby bath, high chair, baby bottle, baby bed, fan in each room

Price displayed tourist tax included


  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • TV
  • Laundry
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace


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