How to get here

By Sea/Eurotunnel

 

There are many cross-Channel ferry routes from the UK to France.  The most popular include:

Dover - Calais

Dover  - Dunkirk

Newhaven - Dieppe

Portsmouth - Le Havre

Portsmouth - Caen

Poole - Cherbourg

Plymouth - Roscoff

 

The tunnel is also quick and easy.  Joining the excellent French motorway network is very straightforward, whichever crossing you take.  It will take approx 10.5 hours driving to reach us.

 

https://www.eurotunnel.com/uk/home/

 

This is where we are on google maps - our coordinates are 44.509440 and 0.386037. The nearest town is St Barthélemy d’Agenais or Labretonie.

 

http://tinyurl.com/jm5gbqw

By air

 

The two nearest airports are Bergerac and Bordeaux, about an hour and a quarter/an hour and half respectively from our gite. Both Easyjet and Ryan Air fly to Bergerac and Bordeaux from airports including Stanstead, Bristol, Luton, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast, Liverpool and Gatwick.

 

https://www.ryanair.com/gb/en/cheap-flight-destinations

http://www.easyjet.com/en/routemap

 

 

If you are driving you may want to stop-over; it's wise to book up well in advance as lots of families have the same idea.  Some places we can recommend where we have stayed and which have pools are as follows:

 

http://www.lecanardbandb.com/

 

http://www.le-lavoir.com/

 

http://www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-0432-novotel-rouen-sud/index.shtml

 

 

Car hire is easy from the airport.  We have arranged preferential rates with Rhinocarhire.com and our guests can save up to 10% off standard rates, Rhino offer a very competitive service and wide range of cars from all of the leading rental agents. Discount code will be included on booking confirmation, or please contact us for more information. Please see our link below:

http://www.rhinocarhire.com/

St Bartholemy d'Agenais

Labretonie

Our Gite is South East of the village of St Bartholémy-d'Agenais

Coat of Arms of Labretonie

This image was created with Inkscape by Spedona for the Blazon Project of the French Wikipedia.