Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

La Brulot is one of 2 cottages and has a double bedroom and a twin bedroom both with en-suite bathrooms. It has many character features, including wooden floors, original beams and stone fireplace, SAT TV, DVD and WiFi Internet access. You also have your own private terrace with BBQ and many other areas to enjoy including the large swimming pool.

We are in a small hamlet with a lovely restaurant in the next village within easy walking distance with stunning views on route, or it is a 1 minute drive. The restaurant serves great value, local cuisine, with 5 courses for 15 euro's or other set menus or A La Carte. We are happy to endorse it in every way. There are numerous other restaurants offering great food and value nearby.

You are also only 5 minutes by car from 2 small towns both with supermarkets, bakers and everything you might need and also the famous Piegut Wednesday market.

There is a Tuesday night producers market in the nearby village of Champniers with BBQ and music, it is a great, inexpensive night out and a true flavour of the area and has been popular with all our guests.

There are 2 leisure lakes with beaches, restaurants, free water sports and parking, both within 10 minutes by car. There are numerous local attractions, including the trail of Richard the Lionheart, stunning villages like Brantome and St Jean De Cole all within 20 minutes drive.

We hope this gives you a flavour for the property and we guarantee a lovely slice of French Life!

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Royan 150 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Limoges 50 km, Nearest railway: Angouleme 50 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Dordogne region

This is a perfect area to simply wind down and relax and enjoy a slice of French life. Well worth a visit are Oradour Sur Glane, WW2 massacre site, St Jean De Cole on of the loveliest villages in France, the National stud and racecourse at Pompadour, Cognac, the World Heritage town of St Emilion. The towns of Sarlat and Bergerac have an abundance of charm and character with lovely buildings and markets.

Brantome is a beautiful town surrounded by the River Dronne and known as the Venice of the Perigord, You can explore museums, caves, the Abbey and also climb to the top of the oldest Clock Tower in France, Enjoy a boat trip down the River Dronne, or hire a canoe. If that sounds to energetic you have a choice of some superb restaurants and there are several picnic spots along the riverbanks.

Bordeaux and it's beaches and vineyards are 2 hours away.


Piegut has banks, restaurants, bakers, supermarket and a post office, and a famous Wednesday morning market. Nontron is a larger town with 2 supermarkets and a wide range of shops and a swimming pool and leisure centre. There is a wide range of restaurants close by, all offering locally produced food at great value prices. On Tuesday evenings in the summer there is a local producers night market where you can buy fresh produce and have it BBQ'd and savour the atmosphere of the village square and band, a truly great French experience and loved by our guests.

There are 2 leisure lakes closeby both with beaches and restaurants and water sports. Walking and mountain biking trails start on the doorstep and there are also plenty of lakes for fishing and a choice of golf courses