History of an altogether more ancient sort can also be explored in the incredible prehistoric cave drawings of Lascaux and Grotte de Rouffignac.
Click to download your definitive Guide to the Dordogne With a vill’otel holiday, you can enjoy all these services throughout your stay:- Daily breakfast- Daily maid service- Deluxe welcome hamper with local delicacies- Welcome drinks for your group- Fridge-stocking service- Private chef service Interested?
Very local:- Although markets are, traditionally, the love of adults, the market at Riberac (every Friday) has terrific children’s activities within it.
Please note that all services are subject to availability and must be requested at the time of booking.
At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests.
Easyjet, Flybe and Ryanair fly into Bergerac, which is just 35 minutes from the house.
There is a free shuttle service available into Riberac, alternatively a taxi service can be arranged though our concierge service.
The quality of the cuisine is to the highest of international standards.
Should you decide to go out, perhaps to dine or take in a concert, the maid is more than happy to babysit.The pace of life in the Dordogne is languid, laid back and positively infectious.Relax in bucolic beauty as you drift along the Dordogne River, or wander among the forests and hillside of the Périgord Natural Park. Take your time over your lazy lunches of local duck, black truffles and goats cheese.Within a 5 to 20 minute drive:- The town of Riberac has a very well organized water activity centre for days out on the river.5 minutes away from the house.- There is an equestrian centre close by and hacks are organized on a daily basis.- There are bicycles at the house but in the case of larger numbers or bicycles with children’s trailers, there is a local hire shop with a large selection and at a reasonable price.- The town of Riberac has six municipal tennis courts that are maintained to immaculate standards.- Lake Jamaye is less than 15 minutes away from the house and has a beautifully maintained sandy beach with free boating activities, a floating raft, two play areas with swings and climbing apparatus, sand pits and slides.If you’re feeling energetic, you can even hunt for them yourself.