Well, our biggest news for the 2019 season is that the main house, Chez Vallée (sleeping up to 15 people) will be available to rent on a weekly self-catering basis.

There will be a couple of weeks a month available during our season, from May to October.

These weeks will be available for both family holidays and visiting retreat leaders.The rental fee includes exclusive use of the main house including all towels and linen as well as a fully equipped kitchen.

There are 3 double/twin en-suites overlooking the Cognac vines on the first floor, a king size room and triple room sharing a shower room with a breath-taking view of the Charente from the second floor and a dormitory with 4 beds and a shower room in the old Chai.

There is a Grange for your dining use, a barbeque, a fire pit and 13m swimming pool. Amanda is happy to offer private run yoga classes in our fully equipped yoga studio for you and your guests and there is also a fully equipped massage and treatment studio where our masseuse can be available to treat you and your guests. We can also arrange private catering if you have a special occasion you would like us to take care of for you.

Private distillery and/or wine tours can be arranged locally and there is a selection of local night markets and fetes through the summer months.We already have 3 weeks booked in 2019 so don’t delay if you would like to come and spend a week in your very own petit chateau in the Charente!