Le Charme Caché
Lakeside holidays Dordogne
Local Information



Augignac:
1km away, 15 minute walk, turn left at top of our drive at top of lane turn right at crossroads for bakers
“La Petrie” or straight over crossroads then first right for Bar-Tabac mini marche & Post office.

    Bar-Tabac, open from 7.30am until 11pm.  It also has a mini marche to pick up those essentials.
    Post Office, at the Mai
    Bakers, this is a lovely bakers that also bakes pizza as well as beautiful breads.
    Hair dresser’s is near bakers
    Little veg & fruit market stall open in car park next to bakers on a Sunday.
    Sales Warehouse for Wines Spirits and Cheese up our lane on way to crossroads.
    Mechanic next to Wine Warehouse.
    Fetes & festivals throughout the year- look out for posters next to Warehouse.

Saint Estephe:
3 km away. At crossroads go straight over follow road round then fork to right. Beach follow road round Beach is on the right Parking to the left.

    Beautiful beached leisure lake
    Boating
    Free Canoeing
    Swimming,
    Sunbathing,
    Café bar & restaurant,
    Free parking,
    Many fetes & festivals throughout the year.

Piegut-Pluviers:
4km away. Turn right at crossroads then follow road along then Turn left 2nd set of crossroads Supermarket on left go on up hill to village.
    Piegut has 2 Supermarkets.

    Huge bustling Market every Wednesday- brilliant for sitting outside a café and watching the world go by or shop ‘til you drop.    
    Gift shops
    3 bakers,
    Hairdressers,
    English Butchers for Bacon and Sausages
    Bar-Tabac-café,
    Doctors Surgery just before Pharmacy- “Medicin Cabinet”,
    Pharmacy- English speaking Pharmacist.


Nontron:
7km away.  Turn left at the crossroads follow road all the way into Nontron.  Follow signs to “Centre Ville”.

    Nontron has about 3 Supermarkets including Lidl , Intermarche & Super U.  You can get the cheapest Fuel at the last two. 
    Market day is Saturday.  Lovely market through the pretty streets of Nontron’s town centre. Markets start early about 6am and are usually finished by 1pm.
    Many Café’s & bars & restaurants.
    Clothes shops
    Fishing tackle shop.
    Butchers
    Bakers
    Gift Shops
    Pharmacy
    Doctor’s Surgery –follow road down from Super U Doctors on left just after play nursery.
    Electrical shops
    Indoor swimming baths
    All you’d expect from a small town high street.
    Very good Vets in Nontron.  Just before you enter Nontron turn left at big Peugeot car sales on corner.  The Vet is next building on left. 

Brantome:
30km away.  Turn left at Crossroads go out other side of Nontron follow D78 practically a straight road to Brantome, post- code 24310 for the Sat Nav.  You really must visit this island village - it is stunning!

    Friday is market day. Markets start early about 6am and are usually finished by 1pm.
    Canoeing & mild rapids-comes highly recommended.
    Boating
    Mini boating cruises around the island village
    Many Bars & restaurants
    Splendid scenery
    Pretty cobbled street shops
    Beauty Spa
    Beautiful Architecture & gardens
    Abbey
    Shops in caves