For a truly authentic French experience in the stunningly beautiful St. Emilion wine region, I highly recommend "Maison en pierre avec piscine". My husband and I stayed there for one week at the end of May this year. This separate little house is a spacious lodging for two adults. It has a separate bedroom with an adjoining ample bath and a very large kitchen/living area with a fireplace. The kitchen is well equipped for cooking meals.
As a former French teacher (American), I have been to France many times and I am always delighted to find a place, an event or an experience that is uniquely French. We found all three at the little maison in the hamlet of St. Jean de Blaignac. The photos on the website are accurate. Our hosts, Clemence and Olivier, are very warm, welcoming and helpful with their tips on day trips, local wineries and market days in surrounding towns. They were just putting the finishing touches on the deck and terrace that surround the pool. This would ... mehr