The choice is your do do as little or as much as your heart contents. You can relax by the pool all day, visit the nearby attractions, drive to beaches of Arcachon, go shopping in Bordeaux, rent a Canoe and navigate down the Dordogne river.....
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Santiago de Compostella
The Chemin de St Jacques de Compostlle passes by La Bonnetie. You will see many pilgrims passing by. You might wish to walk some km of it.
Golf des Vigiers is 15 minutes drive from La Bonnetie. It is a beautiful 18 holes Golf course. 2 restaurants and a SPA centre.
Classified as Patrimoine de l'UNESCO since 2007, Bordeaux is a beautiful city. Lot's to visit and amazing shopping facilities.
Between Saint Emilion and Bergerac
La Bonnetie lies on top of a little hill and is surrounded by fields, forests and wine yards. There are no direct neighbors and the area is extremely calm. The house is attached to the village of Saint Quentin de Caplong, which is 2 km away. The first baker is 1km far. The river Dordogne lies 3km away and you are 7 km from the nearest town, Sainte Foy la Grande. Saint Emilion is 30 km west and Bordeaux is 70 km west. On the eastern side you will find Bergerac at 25 km and Sarlat at 100km.
La Bonnetie is on the path of Saint Jacques de Compostelle (The Vezelay route). Click :
The property is 30 mn drive from Bergerac Airport and 60 mn from Bordeaux Airport.
From the UK to Bergerac : direct flights from London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Southampton, Nottingham, Liverpool, Exeter, leeds and Edinburg are operated by Ryanair and Flybe.
Direct flight from the Netherlands with Transavia (Amsterdam and Rotterdam)
Flights to Bordeaux from London (BA and Easyjet) and from Dublin (Aerlingus).
Flights from the US, Australia and New Zealand are via Paris with connecting flights to Bordeaux.
La Bonnetie is also easily accessible by train. The high speed train will take you from Paris to Libourne (30 mn drive) in 2 hours.
What to find :
in front of your door : nature
1km : Les Lèves et Thoumayrague with a baker, a petrol station (which sells first necessities groceries like coffee or milk), a post office and a horse riding center
7 km : Sainte Foy la Grande. All supermarket facilities, a cinema, some restaurants and some nice deco shops. Don't miss the saturday street market, very famous.
30km : Bergerac. All shopping facilities, airport
35 km : Saint Emilion: lost's of wine and souvenir shops.
100 km : Bordeaux is exceptional for all kind of shopping and beautiful restaurants
100kk : Sarlat and the prehistoric caves of Lascaux
La Bonnetie lies surrounded by town classified among the UNESCO world heritage list : Saint Emilion, Bordeaux and Sarlat.
Pets may be allowed to the property and are subject to pre approval. In the event pets are allowed, owners shall be liable for any damage they may cause to the property or the neighbourhood.