Established Since 1992
Book Direct, No Call Centre!
95% Customer Retention
Welcome to Les Gites de Carlux, 12 individually owned self-catering holiday Gites (9 are let through this site) located on a 1 hectare wooded site overlooking the picturesque village of Carlux, in the heart of the Dordogne. The village is within walking distance and offers a Bar/Cafe for eating and drinking, a Boulangerie for bread and pastries an Epicerie with fresh meat fruit and vegetables and a Post Office.
The site has a shared heated pool with sun beds and parasols.
We can offer table tennis, table football, darts, a boules and badminton court with children's play areas suited to different ages. We have recently added Giant Connect 4, Jenga, and Chess.
There are reflexology and fitness sessions and once a week a boot camp for the serious fitness fans.(charged as an extra for those who want them.)
Take 10 minutes to stroll down to the village through the woods and buy a coffee or hot chocolate or indeed a beer or glass of vin rouge and sit and admire the view.
This is the heart of the Dordogne. Les Gites de Carlux, situated 2km from the Dordogne river and 15km from Sarlat and Souillac provides an ideal base to enjoy one of France's most beautiful regions. Within 40 minutes drive you will find many of the Dordogne's and Lot's principal sites including Rocamadour, Les Eyzies, Domme, Beynac and Lascaux.
The lovely town of Sarlat with its ancient narrow streets and excellent markets is 20 minutes away. Visit Souillac on Friday for market day and enjoy a coffee or glass with the locals and buy fresh produce. The two towns are linked by a cycle path running along the River and following the old railway track including the tunnel.
There is plenty to see and do in this area and one of our staff is available every morning during the high season to help with any issues or for bookings for local activities including canoe and bike hire.
Located at the front of the site La Tour (The tower) has a spectacular view over the valley from its large elevated terrace. Its ideal for a couple and has a large upper floor bedroom with a King size bed and a large open plan ground floor. La Tour attracts a great deal of return custom and with its log burner is a popular Gite for the cooler months. La Tour has been owned by Kevin and Margaret Higginson for over ten years and is a well loved holiday home. The Gite offers spacious accommodation over two floors for up to four people La Tour is a detached Gite set to the side of the site.View Details & Book