Les Chouettes - The French Country Cottage

The French Country Cottage, Les Chouettes, is a warm and comfortable place to stay in Tremolat, Dordogne in France. This comfortable establishment caters for large families or groups, as it sleeps 8 people. Facilities on site include a swimming pool, games room, bicycles to explore the area and fire places to warm you up in the cooler winter. This part…

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6 November 2014 Are you thinking about renting French country cottage “Les Chouettes” for a relaxing holiday? If so, you'll be pleased to know that it's an outstanding time to do so from a currency point of view, because the pound recently hit a 2-year record high versus the euro, its strongest since July 2012, at an almighty 1.2867.  …

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If peace and tranquility is what you are looking for, take the time to visit the charming village of LIMUEIL This is where The Dordogne River and The Vezzerre Rivers meet. Pack a picnic and enjoy the lovely view from the banks, or simply pull up a chair on the deck of the local restaurant.         Enjoy…

Spring has sprung at Les Chouettes

Lovely new changes to The French Country Cottage The Dordogne is where the deer run free, the cuckoo calls, and the owls are heard at night! How wonderful! Facilities | Make a Booking | Our Comfortable Rooms

The Nel Family holiday at Les Chouettes

Friends of ours stayed at Les Chouettes in winter 2013/2014 and sent this account. We thought this would be a wonderful way for you to see what is available in the area through the eyes of guests. It also gives a great feeling for the winter months. We have added these emails as received, mostly unedited as we believe it…

Dordogne Castles

Baynac Castle offers the most spectacular views of other Chateaux and the valleys in the area. Facilities | Make a Booking | Our Comfortable Rooms

Restaurants

. Truffle season is usually around October in the Dordogne region. These “rock shape” jewels can cost you a few bob, about 100€ for 100 grams,  but will be worth every penny!! The delicious earthy flavour of the truffle can change the flavour of anything from a simple dish of scramble eggs to steak made with a gorgeous mushroom and…

Christmas in Sarlet

The days are comfortably chilly, time to wrap up and visit the amazing market in Sarlat, with all it’s beautiful Christmas cheer. Don’t forget to try a truffle or two! Facilities | Make a Booking | Our Comfortable Rooms

Cycling in Dordogne

The Aquitaine region with its well marked roads and easy hills makes a great area to pump up those tyres on your bicycle or fasten your laces and take time to enjoy beautiful countryside and gorgeous villages. A mere 11 kms from Les Chouettes, through the farmland is Limueil you will find the point where the Vezerre River and the…

The Dordogne River and The Vezere meet at Limuil

Les Chouettes is situated in the Perigord Noir of the Dordogne area, just a mere kilometre from the wonderful village of Tremolat, with its fabulous restaurants and bistros. It is within an easy drive to Le Bugue, a great market town and Limeuil where the Vezere and the Dordogne rivers meet, the famous town of Sarlat, and the capital of…

Bicycles to explore

Visiting Cyrano de Bergerac – enjoy fabulous Bergerac white wine and a fois gras salad. Bergerac is only 35 Kms from Les Chouettes, The French Country Cottage. If you are fit and the weather is good – what about going by bicycle? At Les Chouettes bicycles are always available for your use. Enjoy a beautiful Perigorian salad from the square…

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