About this listing
Susan & Nigel Cogger welcome you to Beaulieu, their traditional style Périgourdine house set in 1½ acres of garden and offering luxurious bed & breakfast accommodation in a tranquil location on the edge of the Lot and Dordogne in SW France .
We offer two spacious, luxury bedrooms, with high ceilings, exposed roof timbers and traditional style furniture. The Acacia is is a light and airy room, with French doors opening onto a balcony overlooking the garden and countryside and the acacia that gives the room its name.
The room is suitable for one or two adults and the supremely comfortable beds can be arranged as a large double or two singles, as you prefer.
The en-suite bathroom has a walk-in shower and is fully equipped with a hair-dryer and toiletries.
We provide a generous breakfast with local and home-made produce in our fully glazed terrace with views over the garden and countryside beyond.
Guests are welcome to use our 10 m x 4.5 m pool and WiFi access is available. A guest lounge is available on the first floor. Well-behaved dogs are welcome.
We have private parking for cars and a secure garage is available for motorbikes or bikes.
We can also provide evening meals, with a day's notice, and are happy to cater for vegetarians and other dietary needs.
Interaction with Guests
We will be available to welcome you on arrival and throughout your stay, and will be happy to provide information on the many activities in the area, including maps and guides, to ensure that your visit is enjoyable.
Beaulieu at Les Cent Ecus is near the pretty village of Milhac, on the edge of the Dordogne and Lot and close to the historic towns of Sarlat, Domme, Rocamadour and Gourdon, as well as the prehistoric sites of Perigord. We are ideally situated for visiting the medieval towns, villages and chateaux that abound in the area and are also within easy reach of the prehistoric caves of Cougnac, Padirac, Les Eyzies, Pech-Merle & Font de Gaume.
The magnificent countryside is ideal for touring by car, bike, or motorbike and abounds in quiet roads and tracks for walking and cycling.
There are two restaurants within walking distance, or a few minutes by car or bike, while a wide selection of restaurants can be found in the towns and villages within about 10-20 minutes drive.
Nearest AIRPORTS are Bergerac, Brive-Vallée de la Dordogne, Bordeaux, Limoges and Toulouse
Nearest RAILWAY STATIONS are at Souillac (Paris-Toulouse line) and Sarlat (trains from Bordeaux and Bergerac)
CAR HIRE is available at all airports and in Sarlat (Europcar, Hertz).
There is no bus service, so an independent means of transport is essential to enjoy the region. Gourdon, the nearest town, with shops and restaurants, is 10 minutes away by car, while Souillac and Sarlat are about 20 minutes drive.
Other Things to Note
The prices quoted is per room for two people for one night, including breakfast. The price also includes the "taxe de séjour" (tourist tax) of 0,55€ per person (over 13 years) per night.
Please note that the rooms are on the first floor and we do not have an elevator.
We prefer guests to arrive between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm and to vacate their rooms by 11:00 am. Please let us know if you are likely to arrive late, or need earlier access. Breakfast is normally served between 8:00 am and 10:00 am.
Well-behaved dogs are welcome.
Smoking is not permitted in the house.