Make a holiday rental home or farmhouse in Cuneges, France your home away from home.
Located 16km outside of the town of Bergerac, Cuneges is a destination for those seeking a relaxing break, with attractions here mainly of the traditional and natural varieties. Cuneges is also a good choice of holiday base for wine lovers, with a huge number of vineyards to be found in and around the local area. Cuneges holiday accommodation can also be used as a base for visiting Bergerac, as well as the remainder of the Perigord Pourpre region of France.
The local Perigord Pourpre region is known primarily for its wine production, and visitors to Cuneges are unlikely to go home without having tasted a few excellent vintages during their stay. Vineyards are dotted all around Cuneges, with most offering free tasting sessions to both individual visitors and organized groups. - The only tricky part is dragging yourself away from the wine and actually enjoying a few other activities during your stay!
The countryside around Cuneges is nothing short of stunning, with kilometre after kilometre of undulating hillside and untouched greenery. If you wish to spend your days walking and hiking amongst sunflower-laden tracks far away from the hustle and bustle of city life, then you will be well at home in Cuneges.
Within the village centre are a couple of basic shops, which can provide you with fresh bread, cheeses, wines and other local produce. A slightly wider range can be found in Eymet, 15km to the south, and a great selection still in Bergerac. Both Eymet and Bergerac also host popular weekly markets, where the items are of a high standard and the prices represent a bargain for the savvy visitor.
Most people staying in Cuneges are using the village as their base from which to visit Eymet and Bergerac, but there are other towns and villages also worthy of a slice of your valuable time. The medieval town of Duras (22km) is one such destination, being nestled in a picturesque riverside setting and being the home of a fabulous old chateau.
The Perigord Pourpre region of France experiences a temperate climate, meaning a holiday can be enjoyed in Cuneges at almost any time of the year. Summer temperatures can reach above 30°C on the hottest of days, whilst spring is also a pleasant time for a visit. Autumn and winter are generally mild seasons, and accommodation prices are cheaper during these seasons.
Cuneges is conveniently located just 18km from Bergerac Roumaniere Airport (EGC), meaning getting to your Cuneges accommodation from the UK is a relatively easy task. Flights depart to this destination from Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester and London Stansted airports, amongst many others. Flight time from the UK is around an hour.