Jean Louis and Nola his australian wife are wine growers and would be pleased to rent you one of their 4 renovated self catering cottages.
Jean Louis and his daughter Andréa will be happy to answer questions on Chateau La Gontrie and to share with you their passion for wine.
The 4 cottages are situated in a property of 11ha surrounded by the vineyards and the forest .
Château la Gontrie offers a peaceful holiday home, less than 20 minutes drive from Bordeaux and 800m from the local village and shops.
The house is part of the main building. The ground floor has a well equipped kitchen with dishwasher, an electric stove with induction heating, freezer, microwave & electric kettle. A cellar with washing machine & separate toilet. Large living, dining room with sofa & flat screen TV & DVD.
On the first floor a double bedroom (1.6m x 2m) with ensuite (italian shower system). A twin bedroom (2mx1m bed x 2) with ensuite (italian shower system). The twin beds can be joined to make a double bed if needed (2mx2m).
The Relais has a natural cooling system, called either Canadian Well or Puit Provençal which ensures a cool temperature through the summer and extra heating in the winter.
There is a private garden, separated by hedges from the other building, garden, table and chairs and a barbecue for the summer.
The cottage is equipped with wi-fi internet access.
The swimming pool (12 x 6m) is shared between the 4 cottages. It is secured by a large fenced off area and the gate has a child proof lock.
Guests have free access to the entire property which includes, 1 ha of garden, 3 ha of vineyards and 3 ha of forest.
Volley ball, badminton, table tennis, french bowls and bicycles are available free of charge.
An old train track transfomed into a cycling track runs a few kms away and goes on for 55km , on which you will discover the region of the Premières Côtes de Bordeaux and the Entre Deux Mers.
A horse riding center situated in Sadirac (10km) can initiate beginners, or take you to discover the area.
A nautic center situated at less than 3 km provides courses in wakeboard or water sking (see link)
Tennis 10 mins.
Two golfs (18 holes) 30 and 45 mins.
"Tepacap" leasure center in the trees , between 3 and 12 meters from the ground (www.tepacap.fr).
Arcachon with the sand dune of the Pyla 110 meters high, lacanau on the Atlantique , surfing spot , are both 60 mins .
per week, from € 690
1 For 2 consecutive weeks of rental, 10% discount will be given on the 2nd week.
You must arrive after 17:00 for the first Saturday and leaving the house before 10:00 on Saturday of departure (to allow us to perform cleaning).
Weekend 3 days and 2 nights € 420
30 / 09 -16 / 12
Per month 4 weeks) 1520 €
Spoken languages : English, French
Chateau La Gontrie 13 chemin Fosse Ferriere Saint 33880 Caprais de Bordeaux
France - Aquitaine