Lymerac Gites


A charming cluster of holiday gites in the south-western Poitou-Charentes region of France.

Ideal for

Babies Toddlers Kids & pre-teens Teenagers

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From £575/week
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Perfect for a relaxing family break the three child friendly gites at Lymerac is a fantastic base for exploring south west France. With a host of family holiday facilities and fully accessible gites you may spend your days splashing in the swimming pool, whilst enjoying panoramic views over the Charente Dordogne border, stroll down to the walnut orchard or to the local Boulangerie for your morning croissants or simply relax in a hammock. Your family pet is most welcome too.

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About this place

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Plan your stay

What are the facilities like? Where can you eat? What can you do?

  • Swimming pool Swimming pool
  • Babysitting Babysitting
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Outdoor play equipment Outdoor play equipment


Eating at Lymerac Gites


Eating at Lymerac Gites


Eating at Lymerac Gites


All cottages have been designed to allow wheelchair access, making Lymerac ideal for disabled and/or elderly guests. Doors are extra wide and rooms are spacious and allow for a turning circle. Power points are at a higher level.A disabled shower chair and large wheeled shower chair are available and additional disabled equipment can be provided.

Location & local area

Where is it and how do you get there?

By road

A car is recommended for reaching Lymerac and exploring the local area.

By rail

The nearest station is Montmoreau. From there, it’s a six mile taxi journey to Salles Lavalette.

By air

Lymerac is 30 minutes from Angouleme airport (flights from Stansted), 1 hour 30 minutes from Bergerac airport (flights from Southampton Leeds, Exeter, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Gatwick, Manchester, East Midlands, Liverpool and Stansted). It’s 1 hour 45 minutes from Bordeaux airport, (flights from East Midlands, Manchester, Bristol and Gatwick).

About the owners

Catherine & Ian

Listed since February 2011

Your hosts Catherine and Ian live at Lymerac with their children and aim to make your stay as relaxing as possible. From the delicious meals delivered to your door to the pre-bookable babysitting, Catherine and Ian strive to create a stress free family break.

Tips from the owners

Local things to do, places to eat and attractions not to be missed.

  • Visit Villeboise Lavalette: a market town around 20 minutes from Lymerac with banks, supermarket and shops. Every Saturday you’ll find a covered market where you can enjoy a dish of fresh oysters with a bottle of Muscadet.

  • One of the 'plus beaux villages' of France, Aubeterre is worth a visit for its cafés and restaurants. Also at Aubeterre is a sand covered river beach with play area, open air restaurant and canoe hire.

  • Brantome is a charming medieval town between the arms of the river Dronne with ancient monastery, grotto and canoeing.

  • Adventure Park Lacs De Haute Charente offers an adventurous day out with an adult and junior treetop adventure, with a mini course and bouncy castle for younger children.

  • Visit Cognac: famous for its Cognac houses- Remy Martin, Martell and Hennesy.

  • If you don’t mind venturing a little further afield to Poitiers, Futuroscope is a must: a cinematographic theme park with a variety of unique experiences to suit all ages.