Gite / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Welcome to the south of France. Our studio is located in Savignac Les Eglises a village in the Perigord area of the departement of Dordogne. You will be greeted with peace and the mesmerizing tranquillity of the sounds of the river cascading. Lulling you into a restful sleep.

The river is called l'Isle it is full of carp, northern pike, barbel, roach( common rudd, dace and ide) trout, bream, perch,pike/perch. Our levee/dyke topside resembles a lake and the downside is a cascade, shallow water for Fly Fishing, a fisherman's paradise.

A boat with an electric motor and kayaks at your disposition.

Our property is a 7 acre park with two islands,

We are located in a area rich in history, with many sites to visit in the region, you won't have any time to be bored.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bassillac 15 km and Bergerac 68 km, Nearest railway: Perigueux 20 km
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Boat available
General TV, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Toaster
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Dining seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Dordogne region

The Moulin de Garabaud is located on the road named Avenue de la vallee d' Isle or the departementale 705, as shown on this map.The national road the N21 is just 3 km away. We are in the countryside which means that a car is needed to travel around, the bus lins are used by students and do not run but early moring and late afternoon and the stop is a 5 minute walk The destinations are Perigueux and Excideuil.
The train station is 17 km in the town of Perigueux
Airports are ; Bassillac, 15 km, Paris, England
Bergerac 68km, Germany,France, England, Scotland, Ireland Switzerland, Spain
Bordeaux/Merignac International 160km


Local business
Sarliac has a mini market( Vival), bakeries /boulangerie and butcher/boucher shops they are 2 km away.
The traditional outdoor french markets/ Marché are a must do thing, the hours are 8 am to 1 pm
Sarliac sur L'isle : Tuesday/ Mardi ( very small market ), 2 km
Sorges : Sunday/ Dimanche, 5 km
Cubjac: Friday/ Vendredi, :6 km
Excideuil: Thursday/ Jeudi, 14 km
Thiviers: : Saturday/ Samedi ,( nice market)
Perigueux: Wednesday/ Mercredi and Saturday/ Samedi and a small market on Sunday/ Dimanche the largest market around and on Wednesday/ Mercredi clothing is added and it is an all day market, 20km
Large supermarkets : one in Excideuil 14 km, shopping malls in the direction of Perigueux in Trelissac 15 km, here you have all the larger stores for all of your possible needs.
The supermarket Auchan has a Drive, order online and I can have it delivered to the studio, ( on demand)
Golf: 26 km golf de Perigueux, 12 km St. Medard d'Excideuil
Tennis, Savignac Les Eglises and Sarliac 2 km
Equestrian center's: 10 km Antonne, St. Medard d' Excideuil 12km
Cinema: Perigueux 20km
Hopital: Perigueux 20km
Doctor's: Sarliac and Savignac les Eglises 2 km, visit's at our property are available
Pharmacy: Sarliac 2 km
Airport: Bassillac 15 km, Bergerac, 68 km, 1 hour 10minutes., Merignac/Bordeaux 160km, 1hour 45 minutes
Train: Perigueux 20 km

Regional speciaty tours;The region of Perigord is renowned for Foie gras/goose liver, cepes mushrooms, confits/slow cooked preserved duck legs, cabecou/goat cheese in form of small disks, walnuts and strawberries, here is a list of visits;
Bore farming in Montemart/ l'élevage de sangliers 43 km
Duck and geese farming with fabrication of gourmet products/ L'élevage de canards et les oies fabrication de produits regionaux Ferme Andrévias, Sorges 5 km
Cheese making, Les Tommes du Perigord, La Pinsonnie à Coulaures 6 km, Cabecou fromage Fromagerie Fermeire Garrigue, Journiac 47 km
Winery visits/domaines viticoles in Bergerac 68 km and Bordeaux / St Emillion 119 km, 1 hour 30 minutes
Producers walnut oil/ Producteur de huile de noix, Moulin de Pinard, Bourdeix, 52 km

Amusing places for children;
Aquarium du Perigord noir, Le Bugue 54 km, 53 minutes
Village de Bournat le Bugue 54 km 53 minutes, next to the aquarium
Jacquou Park, Le Bugue 54km
Lazer tag, Perigueux 20 km
Acrobranche, Thenon 23 km
Bowling, snook bowl palace , Trellisac 15km, 17 minutes
Jardins de L'Imaginaire, garden of the imagination 43km 47 minute
Velorail en Perigord vert, 15km
Hot Air Ballon rides, 44 km
Prehistoric Parc, Tursac, 52km


Chinese: Planet Wok, buffet and menu, Boulazac 18 km
Japonese: OKI, Boulazac 18km
Fish: Criée, Chancelade 26km, chain restaurant
Fine French: L'Essentiel, Perigueux 20km
Ice Cream, Sucre Glace, Perigueux 20km
Bread ,great indead, Cubjac 7 km
Perigord ; Auberge de la Truffe Sorges 6 Km

Museum of Truffles Sorges, 5 km
Military museum, Perigueux, 20 km
Museum of Art and Archaeology Perigueux 20km
Vesunna Museum of Gallo/Roman , Perigueux 20km
International Museum of Prehistory, Les Eyzies 63km 1 hour
Limoges Porcelaine Museum/Adrien Dubouché national museum, Limoges 85 km, 1 hour 15 minutes

Castles; Dordogne has 1500 castles to visits
Excideuil 14km, 14 minutes
Hautefort , 29 km 29 minutes
Puyguihem, 25 km, 33 minutes
Puymartin: 70km , 1 hour 5 minutes
Castelnaud 77km, 1 h 20minutes
Beynac:75km 1h 17 minutes

Caves/ grottes,chasm- abyss/gouffres in cristallisation
Lascaux in Montignac 37 km, 43 minutes
Grotte de Villars 25km, 33 minutes
Grotte de Tourtoirac 16 km, 20 minutes
gouffre-proumeyssac 54km, 52 minutes
Grottes de Maxange 64 km, 1 hour