La Forestine is situated 3.5km NW of the town of Bergerac in the community of Rouzade Est. It is surrounded by beautiful woodland and gardens, extending over 4 acres. We welcome groups, families and friends all year round. Whether it be, a relaxing break in the country or a family excursion, we have catered for all, with our outdoor swimming pool (8mt x 4mt), our large marquee games area, with inclusive pool table and table tennis and our vast, relaxing, beautiful gardens, there is something for everyone at La Forestine.
La Forestine itself is a converted stable block, existing as 3 separate Gites, rouge, blanc and rose. Each Gite is fitted with spacious kitchen diners with comfortable living area. All our kitchens are equipped with fan ovens with full electric hobs, fridge freezers and dishwashers. To meet your 21st century needs, we have installed, UK and French satellite TVs with DVD players and CD players, however our Gites still uphold a relaxing French feeling. Outside, you will find a unique sitting area to each Gite, a lovely spot to relax upon an evening, with charcoal BBQ and picnic bench provided.
Rouge, is a two bedroom Gite with the capacity to sleep 5 people compromising of, one double bedroom and a single bedroom with bunkbed. It has one spacious bathroom, with bath and shower and a separate toilet.
Blanc is a 3 bedroom Gite with the capacity to sleep 6 people compromising of, one double bedroom and two bunk bedded rooms. It has one bathroom with bath and shower.
Rose is a 2 bedroom Gite with the capacity to sleep 4 compromising of, one double bedroom and one bunk bedded room. It has one bathroom, with bath and shower.
Discounts are available for large group bookings taking all three properties.
Rouzade Est is a beautiful, French valley and although, situated within the countryside it is far from isolated. Within 10 minutes, you will find the beautiful, thriving streets of Bergerac, a preserved 16th century trading town looking onto the Dordogne river. Here, you will find, various shops, bars, restaurants, cafes and much more, such as regular traditional French markets. and the shops of Bergerac are all within 10 minutes. Although within walking distance, Bergerac is easily accesabile by car or taxi.
Within an hour of La Forestine we have water parks, go-karting, activity Parks, canoeing on the Dordogne, cycle hire, horse riding and great attractions such as Chateaux, the ornamental gardens and pre-historic caves.
La Forestine is both a base and a destination, every year we see children making friends and having fun, couples relaxing by the pool or friends coming together. We provide an isolate destination, with a friendly feel, while giving you the opportunity, on your doorstep, to explore the wonders of southern France.