Les Maisons de Cor
Farmhouse and cottage close to Beaumont du Périgord, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Two outstanding properties with shared pool ( 5 x 11 m ) situated in a quiet picturesque hilltop hamlet , they both benefit from a very private peaceful location . The properties are situated in the Perigord pourpre close to the friendly medieval villages of Beaumont Du Perigord , Monpazier, Cadouin , Issigeac and Belves to name only a few . Also medieval castles such as Chateau Lanquais , Chateau de Biron , Chateau Les Milandes and Chateau de Monbazillac .
The area is well known for its gastronic delightes , vineyards , outstanding natural beauty and architectural heritage .
Local specialities include duck based products (foie gras, confit, magret), walnuts (walnut wine, jam, oil, cakes), chestnuts, truffles, cheeses (cabecou) and cepes. The vineyards of Bergerac are also an easy reach for a day out of wine tasting.
The nearby Dordogne and Vézère rivers (aprox. 15 min away) offers you many leisure activities such as swimming, canoeing, paddle boarding, fishing or simply sunbathing on one of their many sand and pebble beaches.
Day trips to underground grottos and prehistoric caves such as Lascaux are a must do and easy to get to.
The region also has many trails and country footpaths for trekking enthusiasts.
Both properties can be rented together to accommodate larger groups (to a maximum of 8 guests)
Unfortunately we cannot accept pets
Both properties are strictly non smoking inside, ashtrays provided in the garden
The nearest amenities are located in Beaumont du Périgord (10 min. drive) where you can find pharmacy, supermarket, boulangerie, butcher, bars and restaurants.
Our local village is Saint Avit Sénieur with two restaurants and its abbey classified at UNESCO.