Gite accommodation is available at La Carrière in the exceptionally picturesque village of Albas. Situated 25km west of Cahors, Albas is situated on a cliff overlooking the Lot river. The village has narrow streets lined with old stone houses.
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:Gite aAccommodation.
La Carriere is an elegant and beautiful Manor House situated on the banks of the River Lot on the edge of the picturesque village of Albas situated 25km west of Cahors. The house which is of 18th Century construction, enjoys spectacular views of the river and surrounding countryside from its several terraces. B&B or weekly rental is available in the cottage next to the main house. This also has access to a small terraced garden with pond.
There are 2 large bedrooms, one double and one twin sharing a large bathroom.
There is a large living room with log fire and spectacular views down to the river.
Enjoy a glass of wine on the terrace - spectacular views over the river, suspension bridge, vineyards and chateaux.
The garden incorporating a small orchard with barbeque areas, are situated on a lower level together with the swimming pool (12 x 6 metres). There are an number of terraces offering scenic views and an ideal place to sit, relax and share a bottle of wine.
There are plenty of local attractions nearby to keep all the family occupied; (caves, boat rides, canoeing, fishing, bike riding, wine tasting, culture and food!)
Within a short distance of the property are 3 restaurants 2 cafes, a bakery and a small shop.
Self Catering Accommodation
booked weekly (Sat-Sat)
Attractions:Rocamadour, Grottes de Padirac, Toulouse
REviews for Albas - La Carriere , Albas:
Beautiful gite, fairytale setting
We spent a lovely week in La Carrierre. The Saunders family were warm and welcoming hosts. The two-story, two-bedroom gite was charming and spacious for us and our 'tween and teen sons. We loved the relaxed atmosphere and have rarely stayed in any rental where we were so warmly welcomed— stocked fridge, invitation to village festival and a welcome bottle of wine. The gite was a true delight: comfortable, well-equipped, and the perfect home away from home. Our kids especially loved the pool area, which was a lovely treat after a day of taking in the sights. We were all completely wowed by Albas and its fairytale-like surroundings and look forward to returning in the future.