Gite d'Olivier

Lot et Garonne, France
Sleeps up to 11 in total plus 5 infants in cots in 5 bedrooms
£1785 - £2545 per week

Top 10 Reasons to Stay Here

Enclosed, shared pool with shallow beach section for tots
Huge garden with outdoor toys and plenty of indoor toys too
Big selection of family-friendly bikes on site free to use
Exceptional countryside setting with stunning views
Yummy home cooked meals can be ordered in
Welcome basket with first day essentials provided free of charge
Hydro massage, Jacuzzi, sauna and work out room
On site babysitting available
Gorgeous riverside beach to play on a short drive away
Savour local delicacies as you explore ancient cobblestone towns

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Special Offer

Exclusive Tots To Travel Special Offer!

10% off your stay, plus free babysitting!

Two evenings of free babysitting, includes stays from 01/01/18 – 31/05/18 (excludes dates 25/03/18 – 08/04/18)

Book before 31/03/2018


Pool protected by enclosed walls and gates

The Property

Double bedrooms Four - one downstairs and three upstairs (one of which has an additional single bed)
Twin bedrooms One
Bathrooms Five en suite shower rooms plus one additional loo
Living room Open plan living room leads onto the kichen / dining area

Local Information

Nearest village/town Castelmoron-sur-Lot, 5km, 7-10 minutes' drive
Nearest supermarket Castelmoron-sur-Lot, 5km, 7-10 minutes' drive
Nearest A&E Villeneuve-sur-Lot, 25km, 30 minutes' drive
Nearest beach Castelmoron-sur-Lot river beach, 5km, 7-10 minutes' drive
Nearest restaurant Monclar or Laparade, 6km, 10 minutes' drive


Home cooked food Freshly prepared meals for both for adults and children can be ordered at an additional cost (under 5s free). These can be served in the main house or delivered to your gite - please book with the host 24 hours in advance
Babysitting Available at additional cost, please book with the host
Bikes Available for both adults and children
Welcome pack A complimentary pack comprising of a bottle of wine, milk, butter, jam, cheese, soft drinks, beer and bread
Internet access Wi-Fi available throughout the gite, please bring your own device
Shopping Service Available at an additional cost, please organise with the host in advance
Swimming towels Included
Air Con or Cooling System Fans can be arranged upon request (no air-conditioning)
Central heating Available free of charge


Open fire Yes
Enclosed Garden No
Garden shade Yes
Heated Pool Yes
Walking Distance to Village/Restaurant No
Dogs Allowed No
Suitable for Multiples Yes
Suitable for Wheelchair Users No
Home Cooked Food Yes
Babysitting Yes
Kids Club No
Restaurant on Site No
Wifi Yes
Shopping Service Yes
Swimming towels Yes
Bikes Yes
Local Bike hire Yes
Car required? Required
Indoor Pool No
Swimming Pool Yes
Private Pool No
Full Board available No
Half Board available No
Breakfast included No
Self Catering Yes
Creche No

Essential Kit Guarantee

Cots Yes - there are a total of 5 cots available on request at no additional charge; 2 wooden and 3 travel cots all with mattress
Highchairs Yes - there are total of 5 highchairs available on request at no additional charge
Booster seat Yes
Bed guards Yes
Potty Yes
Steriliser Yes
Baby monitor Yes
Plastic crockery Yes
Plastic step Yes
Changing mat Yes
Stairgate(s) Yes
Non slip bath mat Yes
Indoor toys and books Yes
Microwave Yes
Food blender (hand held) Yes
DVD player Yes
Children's DVDs Yes
Child's loo seat Yes
Bath toys Yes
Blackout blinds or curtains/shutters Yes
Night light Yes
Cot linen Yes

Additional Equipment

Baby bath Yes
Washing Machine Yes
Dishwasher Yes
Tumble dryer Yes
Garden equipment (slide etc) Yes
Hairdryer Yes
TV Yes
Sound system Yes
Barbeque Yes

Extra Information

Other information iPod dock available

The pool is heated, free of charge, from May to September

Check-in is after 4pm
Check out is before 10am

For additional information and the individual Terms and Conditions, please see the 'Need to Know' section for this property.
Essential Kit Guarantee Info Some terms and conditions apply so please read our complete Terms and Conditions before booking.

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Indoors & Outdoors


This is a beautifully renovated traditional French barn with stone walls, flagstone floors and exposed beams. All of the bathrooms have modern walk-in showers and there are plenty of baby baths available. There is also a good amount of space for the five cots that are available to use.

  • Five bedrooms – all en suite – sleeping up to eleven in total (not counting babies in cots)
  • One double bedroom downstairs with canopy bed
  • One twin and one triple bedroom, plus two more doubles upstairs
  • Large American style kitchen with double range cooker and dishwasher
  • Open plan sitting room and dining room
  • Downstairs utility room with loo, washing machine and dryer
  • Wi-Fi and UK satellite television are available
  • Plenty of children’s toys to play with

Parent Point:

  • A door leads from the kitchen/dining area directly to the pool but has a key code on it for safety.


There is a huge garden with outdoor toys and play sets that your kids will love.

But it’s the freshwater swimming pool that is the star of the show. Fully enclosed and with a special cleaning system that doesn’t use salt or chlorine, it is particularly child friendly - no stinging eyes here.

A gently sloping beach entry is perfect for little splashers to paddle in. The pool itself is 2 metres at its deepest and features a current machine for exercising and a hydro massage bench.

There are multiple loungers, a hammock to laze in, barbecue and an outdoor dining area to enjoy the breath-taking valley views with a glass of something cold. Note that the pool is shared with the adjoining Mansion House, where the hosts operate an upmarket guesthouse.

A spa area alongside the pool features a Jacuzzi, sauna, showers and exercise equipment.

Parking for up to three cars is available to gite residents.

Parent Points:

  • The garden is not fully enclosed, although you would have to go a long way to leave the premises as it leads to fields and vineyards
  • In the field at the very bottom of the garden you'll find the resident pig.  He has an electrified fence around him so children will need to be attended here
  • There is a covered and locked well, a pool pump and a few trip hazards in the garden that children should be steered away from
  • A flight of stone steps leading from the pool to the Mansion House isn’t gated

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What's Around?

  • Head out straight from the property on one of the many bikes available, including children’s seats. Take a picnic and explore this beautiful countryside and the fields of sunflowers dotting your route
  • Less than 10 minutes drive is the pretty riverside town Castelmoron-Sur-Lot. Visit the market on Wednesdays for fresh produce. It’s your closest town for supplies, cafés and restaurants
  • The stunning riverside beach at Clairac is a 20 minute drive. Kids will love paddling in the shallows or dive-bombing off the pontoon
  • Pujols, named as one of France’s most beautiful villages, is worth the 30 to 40 minute drive. This small, fortified medieval town is a charming place to wander around, with beautiful old houses and a covered market
  • Just across the river from Pujols is Villeneuve-sur-Lot, which holds outdoor music festivals along the river on Wednesday evenings during summer
  • Parc Walibi in Agen (50 minutes drive) is a large amusement park that kids of all ages will love
  • For older kids, a treetop walk, mini golf, outdoor games and swimming at Parc en Ciel (45 minutes) is brilliant fun
  • There are plenty of wineries in the region including Duras, Buzet, Bergrac and Côtes du Marmandais. Ask your host for details on how to visit them

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Need to Know

Before booking, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Additional Occupancy:

Although maximum occupancy is 11 plus up to 5 infants in cots, there is a fold out bed available to increase occupancy to 12. This bed is suitable for children/younger teenagers and will need to be requested at the time of enquiry.

There is a B&B on site which could provide separate accommodation for extended family/friends. The B&B accommodation has not been visited and vetted by the Tots team.

Price Includes:

  • All Essential Kit items
  • Welcome pack
  • Linen, towels, mid stay clean & change of linen for bookings of two weeks or more, standard end of stay clean, electricity and heating
  • Wi-Fi

Additional Charges:

  • Shopping service - 30€ plus cost of shopping
  • Meals – from 25€ per head including wine for adults, for kids (5 – 10 yrs) from 10€ per head and under 5s are free; please book 24 hours in advance


Available at 10€ per hour for up to four kids, please check the cost if it’s a larger group. The service is available all year round and usually booking is not required, however advance booking would be recommended during busy periods.

Swimming Pool:

The heated swimming pool is open throughout the year, although realistically usable between May to September.  The temperature of the water is dependent on the prevailing weather conditions.

Security Deposit:

The security deposit for this property is £500. Details of how to pay this will be available in your Travel Pack.

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Travel Info

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