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The Gatehouse is a Hansel  and Gretel  abode solely designed  with romance In mind …a hidden gem set within 30 acres of private secure grounds …a magical lakeside romantic luxury retreat,  self catering at it very best. Combining many original features that have been sympathetically  restored to give   an eclectic fusion of pure fairy tale  interiors, antiques French chic, sprinkled  with sophisticated styling throughout.

luxury honeymoon retreat
luxury honeymoon retreat


Love birds can explore the grounds,have a champagne picnic  lakeside, or alternatively have your lover row you around the lake in the Jolly Good Roger .Take  a step back in time and cook your dinner on the Flintstone BBQ and eat al fresco in the tumbledown tower ,or simply cosy up in the Summer house and watch the ducks swim by.

When Winter casts its frosty spell , curl up in front of the large Inglenook fireplace light a roaring log fire ,have a glass or two after long walks through the woods and country side .


The Verdant Dordogne valley is famous for a cuisine rich in produce unique to the area, a real foodie’s paradise . Great varieties of wine,  foie gras, duck ,goose, truffles ceps walnuts , cheeses , fruits. Local markets abound with all this produce.

Book your romantic escape today!