AMENITIES & SERVICES
Lake, Woodland walks, Swimming pontoon and romantic hideaway
We have a fantastic 3 Acre lake available to all of our guests. Please feel free to swim, fish, relax or just watch the time go by. You have access to Summer Days our rowing boat, please feel free to use her to explore the lake or even Coypu Island where all of our families of Coypu like to visit. There are many picnic hampers so why not enjoy a picnic whilst out on the water.We have a large variety of wildlife come and visit both the woodland and the lake, so please borrow our binoculars/spotters scope and provide us with a regular updates. We will be setting up night wildlife cams around the lake to catch the wildlife so if you wish to take charge please just speak to Darren. We review the cam every morning.
We have built various hides around the lake and woodland for use whilst wildlife spotting. Please make use of them and the equipment provided Flasks, hot water bottles and blankets available on the cooler nights, you will find these in the gite.
There is a romantic hideaway by the lake complete with table and chairs, hammock, sun loungers, BBQ and decking area. A fabulous place to watch the sun rise and set plus see the wildlife at dusk. Please enjoy all of our facilities, they are there for your use and enjoyment.
Finally 2018 saw the development of our grande swimming platform complete with dining area, BBQ and sun loungers. A perfect sun trap until late in the evening and also a great place to see the magnificent dragon fly's, otter and ducklings.
Finally - Don't forget to bring your comfy shoes. There is lots to see and do and we don't want you to be disappointed. We hope you have lots of fun.
Gardens, shady rest
and Equipment store
We are situated in 13 acres of beautiful manicured gardens which we hope you will explore and enjoy. There are many hammocks and seats for your comfort throughout. We have a fabulous equipment store which is open for all guests. This is home to City bikes, mountain bikes, Painting, drawing, fishing, telescopes, spotters scopes, binoculars, Archery equipment. Please help yourself during your stay. The code you will find in your welcome pack.
You will find Ping Pong, a pool table and a dipping pool with sun loungers located around the barn (Shady Rest).
If you enjoy relaxing put your feet up in Shady Rest, or sit outside the rear of the barn to experience the elevated location and amazing sunsets. There you will find many board games and books for use during your stay.
As an LPO we are very passionate about the gardens, wildlife and Nature. We have designed the grounds to accommodate both visiting humans and visiting wildlife. Please enjoy them.
Our facilities and equipment have been selected to make your stay enjoyable and memorable. Please let us know if there is something you require or you feel we should provide. You never know, we may already have it.
We are located in a beautiful rural area of the South of France however only a short distance away from some beautiful towns/communes.
NERAC - 8 miles
MEZIN - 7.4 miles
CONDOM - 5 mile
MONCRABEAU - 2.5 mile
Other attractions are:
New for 2020/2021
*Ongoing development of Butterfly Meadow
*Development of a formal rose garden
*Jardins Ouverts (Open Gardens)
Rescue cats, dogs and hens
Here at Finders Keepers France we are very passionate about Animals therefore have numerous rescue animals.
Alfie is our 16 year old dog who we rescued from the UK. He is deaf and partially sighted however loves to meet new people.
Sunflower, Dumpy and Ginger are our barn cats who just came to live with us. They are wild cats however have taken up residence in shady rest. They are very interested in all guests however can be very timid.
January 2020 we rescued 22 hens from the local battery farm who now live in our orchard. They are fun and friendly and like a daily treat and cuddle