Gite / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 167 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

A beautiful two bedroom self-contained apartment, with your own private patio, sun loungers, jacuzzi spa, outdoor shower, and gas BBQ Area. There is a few outdoor games like bowls, badminton, and we have a table tennis table. We also have English TV and free WIFI. Bath towels, bed linen, bathrobes, are also provided.

We are on the outskirts of Eymet (5 minutes drive) and less than 200 meters from the Lac de Escourou. This beautiful lake is over 8km in diameter, and you can jog or walk all the way round. You can also fish in here too.

We are in the countryside so it is very quiet and peaceful. We recommend you have a car so you can see all the beautiful surrounding villages. We are within an hours drive of all the great vineyards, Bordeau, St Emilion, Bergerac, Monbazlliac, and Duras. There are over a 100 chateaux too to visit. I would also recommend to go to the Dordogne or Lot Rivers to see the beautiful villages some medieval, or take a boat on the river.

In July and August we have loads of festivals and soirees to enjoy in the local villages. If you get in touch I can advise you what is happening. I can also help you rent local bicycles to be here on your arrival, and help you book canoeing trips or advise what is good to see in the area.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Nearest beach Arcachon 167 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergarac 30 km, Nearest railway: Bergerac
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Please contact the owner

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking, Wheelchair users

The Dordogne region

Eymet has all the local amenities which include banks, supermarkets, local shops, restaurants and bars just a five minute drive from the apartment. The local markets are packed with local produce and the work of local artisans. There is at least one local market in one of the local towns every day of the week. There are many museums, chateaux, religious monuments, historical villages and bastide towns dating back to visit.

The nearest village is Eymet or Miramont, both are a 5 minutes drive from La Junnel. Eymet has shops, bars, restaurants and plenty of events throughout the summer months.

La Junnel is a 25 minute drive from Bergerac airport, 1 hour 30 mins from Bordeaux and Toulouse is a 2 hour drive south. The nearest cross channel ports are St. Malo and Caen and the travel journey by car from these ports is 10 hours from the Eurotunnel or Calais.
A car is necessary to fully explore the region.

Distances By car
Eymet - 5 minutes
Duras - 10 minutes
Issigeac - 20 minutes
Bergerac - 25 minutes
Monpazier - 45 minutes


The apartment is set in 2.5 acres, and is 50 meters walk to the beautiful lake. The lake is over 8.2km in diameter, and is used by walkers, horse riders and joggers. You may also find fisherman too.

During the summer months, leisure activities take place on the lake like water skiing, cross country horse races etc.
Walking around the lake is easy and pleasurable.

In the hamlet of St Sulpice, you may admire an original laundry facility in a cave. There is also an abundant of Wildlife you can enjoy. Birds include buzzards, heron, jays, magpies, kestrels, ducks, moorhen, kingfishers and three types of woodpecker, tawny and barn owls and many smaller birds.
Mammals include deer, foxes, badgers, coyou, rabbits, hare, genet (a lovely wild cat) etc.

There are lots of chateaux, vineyards and lovely markets to explore near La Junnel