Le Palais, Thauron, 23250
This historical complex with its 5.5 hectare park offers charming rooms in the main building, well-equipped apartments in the outbuildings and comfortable gipsy caravans at the edge of the forest.
Description of Abbaye du Palais Bed & Breakfast:Saskia and Martijn welcome you to this former Cistercian Abbey in the green heart of France. They spoil their guests at this magnificent holiday domain for over 10 years now. The historic complex with 5.5 ha of park offers charming guest rooms in the main building, holiday apartments in the outbuildings and romantic gipsy caravans at the edge of the forest.
In the evening, they invite their guests to join them for an excellent dinner at the table d'hôtes: outside to a festive covered long table, or inside in the Grand Salon with its huge fireplace. For cooking enthusiasts, golfers, hikers, cyclists and other bon-vivants special arrangements are available.
Our concept? Being a small-scale venue, with a casual, personal character and a warm atmosphere.
Description of Abbaye du Palais Gite :We have 6 gîtes with 2 - 4 bedrooms, bathroom (washbasin, bath, separate shower), separate toilet, open plan kitchen (vitro-ceramic plate, extractor, combination microwave, large refrigerator with separate freezer compartment, dishwasher, Senseo coffeemaker, kettle, blender, toaster and all necessary cooking utensils and crockery) and living. All rooms are equipped with electric heating. Free Wi-Fi in the gîte. Radio/cassette/cd player present, no TV.
The Houses have a terrace with teak garden furniture, parasol and barbecue.
The cottages are rented out per week, all necessary bedding and towels are included (1 set per person per week). Please bring your own towels for use outside (swimming pool). Also present: start package including coffee pads, tea, waste disposal bags, cleaning materials and toilet paper.
The final clean-up will be done by us, so that you don’t have to worry about it on the day of departure. Pets are allowed in the cottages - after consultation in advance (surcharge).
Directions to Abbaye du PalaisCoordinates: 01°46'07.35'' longitude and latitude 45°59'33.10''. We ask you kindly to drive up to the courtyard upon arrival and park the car at the parking lot after unloading of the luggage.
- from Bourganeuf
take the D941 to Gueret/Clermont-Ferrand. After ca. 300 m outside built-up area take left the D 940A direction Bosmoreau-les-Mines. On this road after ca. 4 km you will find the entrance gate of l'Abbaye du Palais at your right-hand side.
- from Guéret
take the D 940 to Pontarion/Bourganeuf. After the Forêt domanial de Chabrières take right the D940A direction la Chapelle Taillefert. Follow this road about ca; 18 km and pass the bridge over the Thaurion. After app. 500m on the left you will find the entrance gate of l'Abbaye du Palais.
- from Aubusson
Take the D 941 direction Limoges. In Pontarion (just before the river) turn right on to the D10 direction Bosmoreau-les-Mines. After 2.5 km turn left (D 43 direction Bosmoreau-les-Mines). After 3 km turn left (D 940A direction Bourganeuf). Follow this road (approx. 3 km) and pass the bridge over the Thaurion. After appr. 500 m to the left you will find the entrance gate of l'Abbaye du Palais.
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