Dordogne Nontron Gites and Bed & Breakfast

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'Le Puy Bed & Breakfast Dordogne with 2 Self catering Gites/ holiday cottages with a walled pool , Nontron, Brantome, Perigord Vert Natural Park, Dordogne, France

Le Puy Chambres D'Hôtes/ Bed &Breakfast & Gites

            Corona Virus times!

For the comfort of our guests this summer and to ensure a more relaxed and comfortable stay, we have  made the following changes complying with the Local tourism recommendations

Breakfast will be served with extra attention to hygeine with disposable place settings and take away options available.

Some Guests have actually requested a preferance to  bringing their own towels or bed linen. We are happy to accommodate tihs and will offer a complimentary treat or small refund to those that do. 

( if you wish to take up this option please advise on booking) hand soaps shower gels etc will still be available on request but no longer provided in the rooms.

We have exchanged most of the outdoor furniture from wood to rattan type. Which especially by the pool will be disenfected and power hosed each day.

  Or pool is Chlorine and is always kept very clean and well balanced with professional chemicals.

We have always taken great pride in our hospitality,facilities and especially good housekeeping.  During these challenging times we would like to  reassure both new and returning guests that we will continue to provide a high standard of service and hygeine throughout your stay!

All three properties are 18th century stone barn conversions. Newly renovated to a high standard throughout, retaining traditional features and original character. Most of the renovation work has been carried out respecting traditional artisan methods & equipment from the 19th century. 

“Maison Le Puy” Chambre D'hôtes

The main house accommodation offers 3 spacious & comfortable en suite bedrooms. Decor is a mixture of traditional french with a modern twist. For the weary traveler that prefers to relax. We have a large well appointed living room with 40” TV with UK freeview, as well as a cosy wood burner for those cold winter nights.

Our dining room opens out onto a summer terrace for alfresco dining & Petit Déjeuner. “Table d'hote Firebox Sarment” can be enjoyed on the terrace overlooking the valley in high season.

  • Free WiFi 
  • Lounge TV with UK free-view
  • Pool & outdoor Terrace
  • Breakfast included 
  • “Maison Chataigne” Gite

The old stone chestnut house is independent from the main property and on ground level. Accommodation has been completely renovated to a very comfortable standard whilst retaining all original features and character.

Maison Chataigne comprises of 2 bedrooms (one double and two single beds), bathroom, open plan kitchen/lounge and a private patio and garden with shaded areas. Gastronomes will appreciate a well equipped kitchen upon arrival.

  • Additional single sofa bed can be provided for a 5th guest
  • Free Wifi 
  • TV Included 

"La Grange Mineurs” Gite

The original old silver miners barn dating back to around 1760 has been completely renovated to a very comfortable standard whilst retaining all of its original character features.

Accommodation is on ground level and comprises of one double bedroom en-suite and a large open plan kitchen/Lounge. The covered terrace and gardens command great views of the valley and are both private and shaded. Gastronomes will appreciate a well equipped kitchen on arrival.

  •  sofa bed in lounge for a 3rd guest/child
  • Free Wifi available
  • TV Free sat UK

What ‘Le Puy’ has to offer..

Whether your passion is sightseeing, walking, cycling,fishing, stargazing or simply lazing by the pool with all the family, all can be enjoyed at ones own pace at Le Puy!

We are nestled in a small valley situated on 25 hectares of private grounds at the heart of the Perigord Vert National Park region in Dordogne. A nature lovers paradise commanding panoramic views of the famous Perigord Vert landscape and Parc Naturel. Yet only 5 minutes from the villages of Nontron and St Pardoux La Riviere were you will all amenities including many boulangeries, restaurants and bars.

Over 100 km of trails adjacent to the property provide a great opportunity for cycling, horse riding, nature walks and rambling on your doorstep. Lakes, beaches, Châteaux, golfing, swimming, karting, canoeing and tennis all within a 30/40 minute drive. commanding panoramic views of the famous Perigord Vert landscape and Parc Naturel.

You are only a 5 minute drive or 25 minute cycle to the traditional, quaint and typically french villages of Nontron and St Pardoux La Riviere where you will find all amenities including Cafe-bars and restaurants. 20 minutes and you arrive at the medieval town of Brantome (Little Venice of the South West & one of 'Les Plus Beaux Detours' in France) with its stunning architecture, gastronomic restaurants and Benedictine Abbey. 40 minutes drive will also take you to the lovely medieval Dordogne capital of Perigueux, Angouleme and Limoges. This makes our location quite unique.

So whether you are passing through or looking for the ideal place to spend your entire French holiday? We have one of the prettiest and best situated locations to explore the Aquitaine and Dordogne regions.  

Additional Information:

  • Gites and B&B are stone built character properties renovated to a high standard new for 2016
  • Both Gites are private & separate from the B&B with own patios and have well equipped kitchens for gourmet dining- BBQ, games, books, toys and bikes all available
  • Linen, towels, kitchen essentials and electricity included (pool towels not provided)
  • Our enclosed pool and walled terrace includes a small refreshment bar and stocked fridge. private to guests and safe for children.
  • Fun fishing pond and picnic area set in the 25 hectares of private grounds
  • All amenities including shops, quality restaurants and bars are only a 5 minute drive.
  • Fancy a glass of wine without driving? Whenever possible we are happy to drop you into a local restaurant and pick you up.
  • Commencing high season 2018 we will be offering table d’hôte by the "Firebox Sarment"- a barbecue with a difference! "Dining with the stars"
  • Amenities on site include; 25 hectares of grounds and forest, enclosed pool, bicycle rental, 100 km walking, cycling, riding paths from the property, pond for fun fishing, Bowls Petanq Pitch, picnic area, amazing sunsets and star gazing
  • On occasion we can offer 1-1 Professional Photography lessons with rofessional photographer Andrea O Hare  & Western pleasure horse riding on site (please note: limited places available only in high season, enquiries & reservation advised when booking gite rental)
  •  Flat screen with UK Freeview TV’s in both Gites (can be removed if request when booking )
  • Free Wifi available throughout the Gites and B&B