Dordogne B&B and Gite Accommodation

Special Offer 25% off on self catering in May 14

New Special Offer of 25% off the May 2014 tariff on either Passiflore or Grapevine self catering apartments booked to stay in May, subject to a 7 night stay. New Price Two bedroom apartment 675€ per week, three bedroom apartment 895€ per week  Our self catering apartments are bookable in weekly blocks of a minimum of 7 nights, commencing any Saturday to Saturday in May The current price of a two bedroom apartment at 895 euros is reduced to 675 euros or GBP 560 and a three bedroom apartment from 1195 euros to 895 or 745 GBP Simply … [Read more...]

Le Chevrefeuille, listed in the Best Travel Destinations of the Year

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Le Chevrefeuille has been listed as one of the best travel destinations in 2013 by the travel specialist for families with young children, Travelmamas. TravelMamas.com is for anyone who wants to travel with children…and stay sane! This article lists their top picks for 2013 and this is what they wrote about Le Chevrefeuille............   Dordogne, France “Our favorite trip of the year as a family was our tour de France: Paris to Dordogne. It was the hottest time of summer, and I felt that a good old American road trip-style … [Read more...]

Tickets for Font de Gaume in 2014

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Tickets for Font de Gaume in 2014 The awe inspiring prehistoric cave of Font de Gaume is becoming increasingly difficult to visit during the spring and summer months. Font de Gaume in an attempt to slow the deterioration of the only original colour cave art examples left open to public in France, have made the decision this year to only issue the last two tours of the day in advance (both french language tours). Tickets are only available for the English tours in advance is to make an approach  by email … [Read more...]

Peter Greenberg features Le Chevrefeuille

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we are thrilled to have an article written and submitted by Elizabeth Thorpe of poshbrood.com which has been featured on the esteemed travel website www.petergreenberg.com   The article entitled family friendly adventures in Southwest France can be read by clicking the following link  8 Family-Friendly Adventures in Southwest France Highlights : Le chevrefeuille as an idea choice for family oriented accomodation. Le Chevrefeuille has gone to great lengths to provide kid-friendly facilities with a swimming pool, babysitting … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt 20th April 2014

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Chocolaty fun for the children in our annual Easter Egg hunt on Sunday 20th April Le Chevrefeuille is pleased to offer one more of their easter egg hunt for all children staying with us on the morning of Sunday 13th April Baskets are issued and the children are invited to hunt the length and breadth of our gardens for an assorted collection of colourful chocolate eggs. Last year we had 14 children participating with lots of fun and chocolate all round!      … [Read more...]

Le Chevrefeuille listed on Poshbrood

Le Chevrefeuille now listed on Poshbrood

  We are extremely happy and proud to now be listed on the wonderful Family Travel Site "Poshbrood"  The fact that Le Chevrefeuille has been listed on this Family Travel Guide means that we have been approved by both children and parents as being a"Family Friendly Accommodation"   Check our listing at :  Le Chevrefeuille on Poshbrood    … [Read more...]

And the winner is

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LE CHEVREFEUILLE LONDON, U.K. – 18 January 2012 - TripAdvisor, Inc., the world’s largest travel website, today reveals Le Chevrefeuille was chosen as a winner in the  bed and breakfast Category by TripAdvisor in its 2012 Travellers’ Choice® awards. Now in its tenth year, the annual TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards honour the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them best – real travellers. Unlike any other hotel honours, TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice winners are based on millions of valuable … [Read more...]

In Search of Self in the Dordogne

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  In search of Self is Intensive therapies for mind, body and spirit, for those who wish to effect positive change in their lives through Massage, Meditation, Counselling and Tai Chi. The courses are run by Dave Tabb who we have known for many years. These courses are being offered exclusively at Le Chevrefeuille for one week stay incorporating a five day course and include counselling, massage, meditation and tai chi sessions. Daves interest in the field of self development began some thirty years ago, when he started to learn … [Read more...]

Culinary courses Dordogne France

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Culinary Courses in France are becoming more and more popular, especially cookery courses in the Perigord Noir as it boasts to be the gastronomic capital of the country. Le Chevrefeuille Cookery School Dordogne was established in 2003 but was only available for a limited time due to the success of Le Chevrefeuille restaurant. It has now been re-established by popular demand and we will be running courses throughout the 2014 season. They are a great way to learn some cookery techniques that will elevate your food to restaurant … [Read more...]

Self catering holidays in the Dordogne

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Self catering holidays in the Dordogne are one of the most popular ways to stay in the Perigord Noir. Self catering gives you the best of both worlds.You are able to prepare you own meals from time to time with the fabulous ingredients you have found at the local market and you can sample the varied local restaurants as and when you find them. Self catering accommodation is big business in the Dordogne Valley with hundreds of properties to choose from most of which are beautifully restored and converted farm houses. The design of … [Read more...]