The are 3 bedrooms in our cottage, all of them with ensuite showers and wc's. A kingsize bedroom downstairs, a double and a twin upstairs. The downstairs bedroom and ensuite also has wide doorways. There is also a seperate WC on the ground floor. The living area comprises a dining space, kitchen and sitting area. There is a door leading to the terrace with stunning views of Saint Aulaye, the medieval church, the Chateau and the Dronne River. It is situated in the centre of Saint Aulaye within walking distance of every amenity. There is a supermarket, 2 restaurants, 2 snack bars, a pizzeria, the river beach, acrobranching, water slides, bakers, butchers, newsagents and pharmacy.
During your stay, you will fall under the charm of many villages and cities of character. Saint-Aulaye ", The bastide was founded in 1288, which still preserves from this time many remains worthy of interest Saint-Aulaye was labeled "Small City of Character" in 2015. Saint-Privat-des-Prés (10 minutes away) "village of character" is listed as an historic monument since 1975.
Saint Aulaye village is a beautiful medieval bastide founded in 1288, located west of the Dordogne, it is a land of borders between the Périgord, Angoumois, Saintonge and Bordelais. It is less than an hours drive to the capital of the Perigord, Perigueux and also Angouleme in the Charente. 15 minutes away is Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, officially listed as one of « The Most Beautiful Villages in France» since 1993, it has welcomed pilgrims on their way to Santiago de Compostella in north west Spain, visitors and tourists for over 1000 years. Two important historical monuments add to the cultural status of Aubeterre sur Dronne; the extraordinary, monolithic, underground Church of St Jean and the Romanesque Church of St Jacques, with its stunning façade. Other wonderful places to visit are Brantome, Saint Emillion and Bordeaux.
There is so much to do in and around Saint Aulaye, whether you want to cycle, walk, swim, climb, fish, canoe or maybe just relax with a glass of wine, you will find all of this and more in this quiet corner of the Dordogne