A beautiful 19th century stately home with 6 acres of woodland and mature gardens.

Sleeps: 16
Bedrooms: 9
Weekly price guide: £3995-£18500
Pool: Yes
Type: Holiday House
Property Ref: LAL2267

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General Description

Accommodation near Biarritz with heated pool - set in a beautiful 19th century stately home with 6 acres of woodland and mature gardens and majestic century-old trees, this property offers all the ingredients for a perfect stay. This superb, spacious property near Biarritz in the South West offers seclusion and privacy, yet is just 500 metres from Soustons for shops, restaurants, bars and local market. Soustons is on the banks of the Etang de Soustons lake for windsurfing. The Atlantic coast is just 6 miles away from this accommodation near Biarritz, with superb sandy beaches and wonderful surf. This accommodation near Biarritz which sleeps 16 (up to max 18 on request) is ideal for family reunions or large parties and with meals included offers a carefree way to enjoy this exciting region of France.

Accommodation Facilities

Bedrooms: First floor:
All bedrooms have a TV & DVD, hairdryer.
Double bedroom (1.60m 4 poster bed), marble fireplace, seating area, ensuite shower room , WC.
Double bedroom (1.80m 4 poster bed), marble fireplace, door to covered terrace, ensuite shower room , WC.
2 bedroom suite - double/twin bedroom (1.80m or 2 x 0.90m electric adjustable bed), marble fireplace, French doors to small private balcony; twin bedroom (2 x 0.8m), door to covered terrace, family bathroom with Jacuzzi bath , separate WC, dressing area.
Double bedroom (1.60m), integral shower , WC.

Second floor:
Double/twin bedroom (1.80m or 2 x 0.90m), french doors to balcony, ensuite shower room , WC.
Double bedroom suite (1.60m), sloping ceiling, bathroom , WC, Sauna.
Double/twin bedroom (1.80m or 2 x 0.90m electric adjustable bed), fireplace, seating, French doors to balcony, ensuite shower , WC.
Double bedroom (1.60m), sloping ceiling, integral shower , WC.
Bathrooms: 6 shower rooms, 2 bathrooms, 9 WC
Kitchen: Well equipped kitchen , door to garden and pool terrace for outdoor dining.
Living Rooms: Ground floor:
Steps lead up to the front entrance terrace and formal reception lounge , (CD) wood-panelling, beamed ceiling.
Dining room, open fireplace, French doors to rear terrace with steps to garden.
TV room (TV,DVD).

Other Rooms: Library/reading area on landing.
Billiard room (3/4 size snooker/pool table), marble fireplace, door to front terrace.
Outside: Six acres of woodland and mature garden. Large flat lawn ideal for children. Private 15m x 7m heated pool (depth: 1m to 1.9m). Badminton, croquet, boules, children' s play area, 18 mountain bikes and helmets of varying sizes (available for hire), table tennis. Private tennis court with 8 racquets. Glass panel fence around floodlit swimming pool, poolhouse with shower, WC. Hot tub for 6. Outdoor bar with well equipped summer kitchen. Ample outdoor dining on pool terrace, gas barbecue.
The owners live independently in separate accommodation within the grounds and have an office within the main house should you require assistance.
Additional notes (if any): TENNIS COURT


Included: 4 hours daily maid service. Wi-Fi internet. Pool heating. Pool & beach towels. Range of bicycles for all ages available.

JUNE TO SEPTEMBER PRICES INCLUDE a luxury catering package for up to 16 people: daily breakfast (full English and Continental) and afternoon tea, three lunches (choice of gourmet barbecue or 3-course lunch served on the pool terrace, or a picnic lunch which can be brought to an arranged meeting place), three 4-course evening meals with complimentary regional wine (A-la-carte wine list also available on request). Please note it is possible to have 6 evening meals instead of 3 lunches/3 evening meals). This fully catered package is also available from Oct - May by arrangement.

Extras: Telephone by card. Air-conditioning available on request. Babysitting or Nanny on request. Drinks service by the pool. Mini-bus for guided excursions. Additional maid €15per hour.

Prices are for max 16 people. There may be a supplement payable for 2 additional people (max 18) - please ask for details.

Local Area / Activities

The Dune de Pyla, the biggest sand dune in Europe, is on the edge of the Bassin d' Arcachon, an area of outstanding natural beauty just one and a half hour's drive to the north. This area is a golfers paradise, with no less than 12 first class courses in the region. Biarritz and the regional capital Bayonne are only 30 minutes south for a little cultural diversion, and 30 minutes inland is Dax, renowned for its thermal spas and hydrotherapy centres. Location Information Soustons under 1 mile. Beach/surfing at Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains 6 miles. Dax 18 miles (25 mins), Bayonne 30 miles (30 mins), Biarritz 38 miles, Biarritz airport 34 miles (45 mins), St Jean de Luz 42 miles (50 mins), Spanish border 50 miles (55 mins). Windsurfing on Etang de Soustons (lake) 1.5 miles. Golf, horse-riding, cycling nearby.

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please enquire for prices for specific weeks.

Low Season: £3995
High Season: £18500

Contact Information

Key Features

  • Good for Groups
  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court on site
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Air conditioning
  • Fire / Stove
  • BBQ
  • Close to local amenities
  • Walk to village
  • Suitable for young children
  • Near sea beach
  • Near lake
  • Tennis nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Watersports nearby


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