Brigitte Ducuing Reeder
French Holiday Gites with fenced-in pools set in the rolling hills on the Charente Dordogne border. Peaceful, traffic-free environment. Great for families! On your doorstep, rambling trails, biking trails and horse-riding, golf, fishing, tennis are all in the vicinity.
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:Latry is a traditional French « Charentaise » farm dating back to the 18th century which has been restored and transformed into gîtes.There are 5 individual rental properties all facing south or south west, with private terraces and gardens. Beautifully restored, each gîte is fully equipped , combining modern comforts to old-fashioned charm. making your holiday in France perfect.
The properties range from Le Pigeonnier which can accommodate up to 3 people, to La Grande Ferme which sleeps 8 people, plus 2 gîtes which can accomodate 6/7 people and another one 4. On site, you will find 2 flood-lit fenced-in swimming pools, a play area for small children and a totally traffic free environment ensuring a safe family holiday in france. Within proximity activities such as rambling, biking, golf, tennis, fishing, canoeing....Great fun for all the family! Only 90 min from the Atlantic coast or Bordeaux and the Dordogne is our next door neighbour!
Attractions:At Latry, you will find 2 secured swimming pools and games for children. A network of rambling walks or peaceful bike rides start from your very own door step and our area is also renowned for its biking trails. Tennis, canoeing, fishing, horse-riding, golf are all nearby and alternatively, daydreaming, contemplating , meditating are even closer. Shopping, restaurants, a local bar, and markets are all nearby. Let's not forget the area's glorious productions of Cognac and Bergerac wines, only one hour away!
DirectionsIf you arrive by ferry you will approach Angouleme either from Poitiers from the northern ferry ports or from Niort if you take the St Malo ferry.From Angouleme, take the road D674 to Libourne. Then turn left in direction of Villebois-Lavalette. Go through Juillaguet and take the 1st left after the village. You are on Road D16. Go down the hill and take the 1st right after Mon Plaisir.
If you arrive by air into Bordeaux follow directions for Libourne and then Montmoreau and follow the directions from the D674 to Villebois-Lavalette on the D16 and take the 1st right after Mon Plaisir.
From Angouleme follow the signs for Libourne and take the D674 towards Libourne/Montmoreau. Approximately 400 yards before the village of Charmant the road crosses a railway line and turns sharply to the left with a large grain silo on the left. Take the next left after the silo and follow the directions towards Villebois-Lavalette D5 and continue using the map below.