LE GRAND MAINE  - Holiday home to  rent in southwest France
This area is one of the most relaxing and lovely areas of SW France.   The local bastide villages are very pretty with excellent restaurants to suit all pockets. 
vineyard view

Night markets are held in local villages, the chance to buy hot food, local produce including wine of the region.
st Emilion street view

Duras Chateaux is a must either in the day or the evening when floodlit.

Stunning views and countryside

Plenty of activities for the children including: animal farms, chateaux's with activities, high ropes, bike and canoe hire and lakes to visit.

The Dordogne or Gironde rivers are not far away for exploring.