Volunteers

21st Sanctuary 

Individuals

Hiring the whole house and grounds.


The house  dating back to 1849 is a traditional Longere in Dordogne with oodles of character, its own wooded park land and private swimming pool. 

 The house boasts  a large lounge area with 6 linea meters of  comfy sofas in front of a welcoming fireplace for winter stays. There will be a Library with a wood burner for extra comfort during the winter . The library will also be the Cinema room with roll down screen and projector to cast from your personal devices  

The house has  3  large rooms  which can be configured to suit your needs eg a generous double perhaps, or  Twin ,  Triples  or Double with beds for the children. We can currently sleep up to 6-8 adults . The kitchen will be newly installed and the bathroom  too.  

The grounds are evolving  and being restored to their former glory as landscaped  gardens.

There is a  pool has an obligatory roller shutter. The  wood fired Spa and Sauna will be  arriving very soon and installation is  planned for January 2021.


 Location

The house is nestled in Le Foret de la Double a well recognised national treasure of France's heritage. There is an official Camino de Santigo route at the bottom of the grounds which  is well sign posted and provides a unique opportunity to dip you toes and  walk The Camino in style.

There are many lakes and rivers in the area with the Lac de Jemaye being the most popular for swimming.

In Montpon there is the Chandos water centre which offers boating/ canoe trips on the river. 

Nearby towns are  St Emilion and Beregrac , Periguex  and of course Bordeaux itself.

The beaches are easy to get to  and spend the day at   Arcachon, Cap Feret , Dunes de Pliates  Lacanau