Gite Les Roches - a stunning Dordogne holiday home for 10/12, with ensuites throughout and a fabulous heated saltwater swimming pool  for vacation rental
Gite Les Roches - a stunning vacation rental in Fonroque, Eymet, Dordogne

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BY AIR

There are now several low-cost operators offering cheap flights to the Dordogne, the easiest airport of which is Bergerac located only 20 mins away:

FlyBe

Southampton (SOU) - Bergerac (EGC)

Bristol (BRS) - Bergerac (EGC)

Birmingham (BHX) - Bergerac (EGC)

Bristol (BRS) - Bordeaux (BOR)

Southampton (SOU) - Bordeaux (BOR)

Ryanair

 

Stansted (STD) - Bergerac (EGC)

Liverpool (LPL) - Bergerac (EGC)

 

FlyBMI

 

 

British Airways

London Gatwick (LGW) - Bordeaux (BOR)

There are an abundance of regular low-cost flights between major UK Airports & South-West France: London-Stansted and Bergerac (Ryanair) Southampton and Bergerac (Flybe) Bristol and Bergerac (Flybe) Cardiff and Toulouse (Bmibaby) East Midlands and Toulouse (Bmibaby) The above are just a sample. Additional routes between the Midlands and Bergerac are planned to become operational soon. There are also flights from Nottingham East Midlands to Bordeaux and Toulouse and from Manchester to Bordeaux.Les Roches is only 20 minutes drive from Bergerac, 1.5 hours drive from Bordeaux and 2 hours drive from Toulouse.

 

BY TRAIN

Regular Eurostar train services run from London-Waterloo to Lille and a TGV (high speed train) from the same station in Lille to Bordeaux (total journey time 9 hrs).

Alternatively, there is a TGV from Lille to Libourne where you can change to a train that takes you directly to Bergerac (from Bergerac it is only 15 minutes drive to Les Roches). There are also connections that take you to Marmande, a thirty minute drive away.

EuroStar at www.eurostar.com

 

SNCF at www.sncf.com

 

at www.raileurope.com

 

BY FERRY

 

at www.poferries.com

P & O Stena operate regular Ferry crossings from Dover/Portsmouth to Calais/Cherbourg/Le Havre.

at www.aferry.co.uk/ferry-to-france-ferries-uk.htm

Dedicated ferries to France on all routes

 

at www.BrittanyFerries.co.uk

Operating regular crossings:

Cork - Roscoff

Plymouth - Roscoff

Poole - Cherbourg

Portsmouth - St-Malo / Cherbourg / Caen

We find that the most relaxing start to the holiday is Portsmouth to St Malo, a longer ferry journey but then only a six hour drive through to Les Roches.

at www.hoverspeed.co.uk

Dover - Calais in an hour, with prices from £29 each way for a car plus five passengers.

at www.eurotunnel.co.uk

Only 35 minutes, travelling from Folkestone to Calais, from £49 for a car.

 

CAR

Travelling through France is a breeze on the autoroutes. There are excellent route cards for customisation here: (NB set the destination as Fonroque, postcode 24500)

at www.viamichelin.com

at www.mappy.co.uk

 

Car Hire

For Bergerac, we recommend Sophie at Apolo (part of the UCAR franchise) - she is very reasonably priced, has less of a queue when flights come in, speaks good English, and is an alround top girl! Please mention our name if you call her - it all helps in getting the best service for guests!

Her details are: tel +33 (0) 5 53 61 08 16

31 bd Victor Hugo
Bergerac
24100

 

Alternatives available at Bordeaux and / or Bergerac are:

at www.hertz.com

at www.europcar.com

at www.avis.com

Hotels en Route

at www.hotelformule1.com

at www.accor.com

at www.hotels.com

at www.ibishotel.com

at www.envergure.fr/pclassefr

at www.etaphotel.com

 

Bergerac Roumaniere Airport

Phone +33(0)5 53.22.25.25
Airport Code: EGC

e-mail: aeroport@bergerac.cci.fr

Location: The airport is located 6km (4miles) form Bergerac.

Address:

Bergerac Airport
Route d'Agen
F-24100 Bergerac
France.

Taxi:

Bergerac Taxis tel:

+33 (0)5 53 26 32 32. Will provide transport to Bergerac.
Road - The only way to get to Bergerac is by taxi if you're not hiring a car.

Airport Info:

There is an Information Desk in the terminal
There are telephones in the airport.

Business Facilities:

The Airport Hotel has some facilities for business meetings.

Disabled Facilities:

The airport is wheelchair accessible

Car Hire:

Call Sophie (English spoken) at UCAR on:

+33 (0)5 53 61 08 16

Fax:

+33 (0)5 53 57 72 48

website:

www.ucar-location.com

 

 

 

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English owners Arthur & Tina Seymour. Gite Les Roches 24500 Fonroque Nr Eymet Dordogne France Europe

tel: +44 (1892) 619 065 enquiries@gite-les-roches.com

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