Bourlens, Lot et Garonne, France
A stunning ensemble of 3 stone cottages sleeping up to 20
Labarde is a beautiful conversion of a stone dairy barn into three independent cottages. With 7 en-suite bedrooms sleeping up to 20 people. Labarde is the perfect venue for your large family holiday or celebration.
From £1825 per week
Large private Pool
Labarde is a collection of three cottages expertly converted from a large old dairy barn. Perched on a gentle hillside to give stunning views from every aspect.
The barn conversions were cleverly accomplished to offer private and secluded areas alongside over 5 acres of shared gardens, playing fields and woodland.
Labarde offers the benefit of large terraces and areas where your whole group can dine and relax, alongside the convenience of 8 bathrooms, three kitchens and private terraces should you wish to spend some quiet time alone.
Retaining many original features the cottages are full of old oak beams, stone walls and timber floors, offering modern, rustic charm alongside all the comforts of home.
If you wish to see the cottages individually click on the links below.
Eating, dining and drinking.
The large covered terrace of la Grange is over 50 m2 and is the spot where large groups gather to eat. There is also plenty of space around the pool should you prefer to dine out in the open.
The kitchens are equipped with every convenience you could wish for, for large groups. The large gas BBQ makes light work of anything you throw at it.
Should there be times when your group wish to eat separately, each cottage has its own private terrace with comfortable furniture and gas BBQ.
From your large private terraces you are surrounded by the beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland. The large swimming pool with its new covered seating area is a beautiful place to relax and unwind. The playing field with its new children's play area is perfect for family fun and games, and the woodland is where the den building and adventures take place. All five acres are yours to explore as you choose. Admire the sunsets from your lounger, be amazed at the the night sky through the telescope and just sit back and enjoy the calm serenity of rural south west France.
All seven of the bedrooms at Labarde have an en-suite shower room and beautiful views across open countryside. There is one ground floor bedroom. On the first floors there are three double rooms, two double rooms with additional single beds and one triple room. All of the bedrooms have traditional oak beams, sumptuous bedding and fluffy towels.
It is when the lights are out that you really get to appreciate the peace and quiet that surrounds you.
The Local Area
Labarde is perfectly possitioned between the towns of Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Agen and Cahors, to explore one of the most unspoilt regions of France.
Our local village, Bourlens, with its 11th century church and traditional narrow streets, is just a short walk away and the beautiful Bastide town of Tournon d’Agenais is just a little further. Here you will find an outstanding restaurant, a number of bars and essential shops. The nearest supermarkets are in Fumel, a short 10 minute drive away.
Relatively untouched the Lot et Garonne is perfect for exploring the real France, rich in culture and history. Famous for its gastronomy, where most days revolve around sitting at a table, enjoying great company, delicious food and lots of wine.