11 Villejaleix, Sardent, 23250
Our room is brand new, very comfortable and well equipped. You'll find everything for a few quiet and relaxing days and nights. Villejaleix is 600m above sea level. In this hilly landscape of meadows, hardwood forests, streams and ponds, scenic views alternate with small villages of gray granite houses, ‘lavoirs’ and Romanesque churches. Tranquility and space are the key words in this context.
Description of Les Capricornes Bed & Breakfast:Closed between November and April 23 for stays shorter than 3 nights, our gîte "le fournil" is open all year round.
Villejaleix is a small, quiet hamlet in the middle of the Creuse countryside. The room - opened in 2013 - is accesseble by a private entrance in the old barn on our farm. The interior is a mix of original features (such as oak beams and natural stone) and modern comfort. The total measuring 32 m2 * entrance with well-equipped kitchenette, table and chairs and a large wardrobe,
* a bathroom with toilet, wash-stand and large shower(90x140)
* room with a double bed (160x200), a lounge, a dining area, a chest of drawers, a radio/CD/MP3 and a TV.
Our B&B is a no-smoking place. You can smoke outside where you'll find a bench to enjoy the sun in the afternoon. 50m further on is your private little terrace in the heart of the Creuse countryside.
The limited use of WiFi is free.
Our prices – exclusive breakfast - are:
1 night: €50 without breakfast
2 nights: €85 without breakfast
3 nights: €120 without breakfast
4 nights and more: €35 per night without breakfast
breakfast:€4 (all homemade) or €7 (copious)
On countless trails with very little traffic you may come across a deer or other game and observe some raptors. The medieval paths lead you to impressive granite boulders and there are lots of possibilities for walking and biking. Maps and guidebooks with trails are available.
At the gates of Gueret you will discover "The Wolves of Chabrière" a wildlife park where wolves live in packs, have fun at the Giant labyrinth and enjoy water activities at Lake Courtille.
You can also swim in the pond Masmangeas (4km) fish in the Thaurion or play golf at Bourganeuf.
On various excursions around you will discover dolmens, The Roman ruins, Romanesque churches, castles, Aubusson (the capital of tapestry and its museum of goblins), Limoges (famous for its porcelain), Lake Vassivière and even the Parc des Volcans d'Auvergne.
Many markets for antiques, garage sales, craft markets and local festivals are held throughout the summer.
Below are the latest reviews for this listing:
Je vous le recommande des hôtes acceuillant et très serviable. En déplacement professionnel j'étais heureux de retrouvé un coin calme et agréable. Tout y est la chambre est spacieuse. et propre J y retournerais en vacances en famille
ACCUEIL EN GITE D'HOTE
Je recommande fortement le gite d'hôte Les Capricornes à SARDENT. Un endroit magique niché dans un écrin de verdure. Un accueil chaleureux et un petit déjeuné maison excellent. N'hésitez pas à vous arrêter détente assuré
Directions to Les CapricornesGPS: N 46. 0516247 O 1. 8764848
"Les Capricorns" is located in the hamlet Villejaleix in the municipality of Sardent.
Coming from Gueret you follow the D940 towards Bourganeuf / Tulle until the first exit Sardent. There you take the D50 LEFT towards Maisonnisses and "Déchetterie”. After 1800 m. Turn right at Villejaleix and once more right, you will see our gîte on your left. The guesthouse is located in the big house behind the baking house.
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