: Limoges and Poitiers
: St Malo
: La Souterraine Jnc 23 on A20
: La Rochelle and Royan
Car: not necessary
Availles-Limouzine is a pretty medieval village nestled on the banks of the beautiful River Vienne. It offers all the charm of living in old rural France whilst still providing all necessary amenities. This beautiful area boasts green fields, forests, wildflowers and many species of birds. Fishing is very popular here. The theme park of Futuroscope is only an hour away and absolutely must not be missed. It combines theme park, big screen cinema and illusion. The sound and light show when dusk falls is a magical experience. The sophisticated coastal towns of La Rochelle and Royan can be reached in two hours. The grand Romanesque cities of Poitiers and Limoges are exciting cosmopolitan experiences, offering everything you would expect. Confolens, only 20 min drive, is a wonderfully charming medieval city with winding streets, pavement cafés, pretty river banks and old houses. Montmorillon, called the “City of Books and the Written Word” is the place to go if you enjoy literary pleasures.
Other Activities: 4 x 4 downhill
Golf: To the South of Poitiers, the 18 hole golf course, measuring 6039 m X 71 m, is located in a century-old arboretum. On site you will find : 18 hole green, 3 hole beginners' green, approach green, training bunkers, 20 golfer practice zones on 7 all weather sheltered putting-greens. Also for your convenience: club house, restaurant, bar, pro-shop, hire of equipment. Private or group tuition.
On site: three star hotel Le Manoir de Beauvoir and its restaurant.