La Ferme du Lac sits at the end of a winding lane, 2 miles from Marval (valley of the lakes) in the Parc Naturel Regional Perigord-Limousin.
Situated approximately 4o minutes drive from Limoges Airport, making it an ideal spot for travellers exploring the area or for house hunters. Airport pick up and drop off available.
Our property comprises a 22-acre valley with a 7-acre lake at its heart. It's a perfect spot for watching the wildlife of the region - over 120 species of birds along with otter, deer, boar, civet cat and others. The lake contains carp, coarse and game fish, and we have a category A (trout) river running through our land. (Please ask the owners for fishing pricing information).
There are a number of beautiful villages and towns in the area with regular markets, good restaurants, and a full range of activities and interests.
Accommodation: Our cottages and B&B rooms are either new or have recently been refurbished to an excellent standard. Good quality bed linen and towels are provided. Laundry service available. Cots and high chairs can be provided upon advance request.
We keep all relevant tourist information on site and we can also offer internet access and WIFI.
Please Note: Breakfast is not included in the online room rates but is available
at the following rates:
Continental: 6€ per person - Children 7 years and under 3€.
Full English: 9,5€ per person - Children 7 years and under 5€.
Please note: We do not serve Full English breakfast during the months of July and August.
Table d'hote by arrangement out of season. 14 - 18€ per person.
Please contact the owners for further information, about camping and self catering cottages.
10% deposit required to secure booking, remainder payable upon arrival, in euros. Credit cards cannot be accepted.
Full amount payable for no shows. In the case of cancellation, we claim the right to retain the deposit unless the room(s) can be re-let. In this case any expense incurred in re-letting the room(s) will be deducted from the refundable amount.
We charge a supplement of 7,5€ per room, for 1 night bookings. Extra beds can also be provided at a cost of 5€ per bed. Please specify extra beds when you are contacted after your initial booking.
Ryanair fly to Limoges, our nearest airport, from Stansted, Liverpool and East Midlands. And Flybe fly from Southampton. La Ferme du Lac is situated 40 minutes drive from Limoges airport. For more travel information please visit our website, www.lafermedulac.com.
La Ferme du Lac is situated at the end of a winding country lane, 2 miles from the village of Marval on the borders of the Dordogne (24) and Haute Vienne (87) départements.
From Limoges: 31 miles in approximately 45 - 50 minutes.
From Limoges/Limoges Airport/the A20 (Junction 34) follow the signs for Aixe-sur-Vienne. Once in Aixe-sur-Vienne take the N21 in the direction of Périgueux. About 3 miles past Sereilhac turn right onto the D699, in the direction of Gorre/Cussac/St Mathieu. In Cussac just before the cemetery, turn left onto the D73, in the direction of Marval-Milhaguet. Continue following the Marval signs. Once at the T-junction on the outskirts of Marval, turn right onto the D15, in the direction of Piégut. At the church (on your right), turn left onto the D64, in the direction of Abjat. After about 200 yards take the first left, in the direction of L'Epinassie and follow our blue and white La Ferme du Lac signs. We are situated at the end of this road (approximately 2 miles) just past the village of L'Epinassie.
From Bordeaux: 115 miles in approximately 2 hours.
Take the N10 and pass through Cenon and Lormont. At Lormont take the N89 towards Périgueux. After about 70 miles take the N2089 and travel for about 5 miles. At the town of Marsac-sur-L'Isle take the D3 for 0.8 miles and then pick-up the D939. Please see directions from Périgueux for the rest of your journey.
From Périgueux: 41 miles in approximately 50 minutes.
Take the D939 signposted towards Angoulême for about 15.6 miles. Pass through the town of Chateau L'Eveque and the Brantôme by-pass and then pick-up the D675 going north towards Nontron and travel for about 9.4 miles. Just after Augignac take the 1st right turn towards Marval. After approximately 1 mile you will come to Tous Vents. At the Crossroads take the 2nd right turn onto the D15 towards Marval. After about 2.6 miles you will enter the village of Marval. In the village take the right turn opposite the church and follow the signs to La Ferme du Lac.
From Angoulême: 36 miles in approximately 50 minutes
Take the D939 signposted towards Périgueux for about 3.1 miles. When you come to a fork in the road, take the left hand fork (D4) and continue along this road for about 13.4 miles. In the village of Marthon take the D75 for about 0.9 miles, where you will take a left turn onto the D92. Travel up country and at the T-junction take the right turn onto the D91, towards Piégut-Pluviers and travel for about 5.6 miles and then pick-up the D15. After about 2.6 miles you will enter the village of Marval. In the village take the right turn opposite the church and follow the signs to La Ferme du Lac.
Consult www.viamichelin.com for maps etc.
From Calais, Boulogne or Dunkerque: Approximately 450 miles in 6 - 8 Hours
Take the A16 from Calais to Abbeville and then the A28 to Rouen. In Rouen (fairly big town) follow signs for Paris and the A13. Near the A13 you will pick up signs for Evreux via the N154. From Evruex continue to Dreux, Chartres and then Orleans. At Orleans (Junction 13) you can pick up the motorway A71 to Vierzon and then the A20 to Chateauroux and Limoges.
From all other routes please make your way to the village of Marval and follow the directions above. Or see our website for further information.