Local Area Information


This small, quiet village is nestled in the rolling countryside so characteristic of the Dordogne. This tranquil village offers a small general store, post office and two bar/restaurants. 

Jumilhac Le Grand

Hidden in the shadow of a magnifient chateau, this larger village is only 10 minutes away from Les Lavandes. This beautiful village is historically rich and with several bars, cafes, shops and restaurants; it makes for a fascinating trip.

Surrounding area

The towns of Thiviers and Excidieul are a short drive away and are equipped with supermarkets and fine French restaurants for that authentic cuisine only rural France can offer.

Further afield are the historic cities of Perigueux and Limoges boasting beautiful street markets, medieval architecture, botanical gardens and Cathedrals.


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Another beautiful 2 weeks at Les Lavandes. Like visiting an old home and old friends! Thanks to Mark and Ingrid once again for all your wonderful touches and your super kind hospitality. We have lo ...

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