Location and travelling to Fougeyrollas
Fougeyrollas is a small hamlet situated between the villages of Cherveix Cubas and Genis in the north east Dordogne about 45 miles south of Limoges, 30 miles east of Perigueux and near to Hautefort (3 miles) and Excideuil (6 miles).
Fougeyrollas is a very rural location and a vehicle is essential.
The house is about a 6 to 8 hour drive from the channel ports
(Calais, Caen, St. Malo etc.). Take our advice and ignore your GPS from Limoges
onwards. Easiest access is to leave the A20 motorway at
Limoges junction 36 and continue on the D704 via St. Yrieix-la-Perche and
Cherveix Cubas (about 40 minutes). From the south Fougeyrollas is about 15
minutes from junction 17 (Thenon) of the A89 motorway.
Limoges and Bergerac airports are both about 1 hour from Fougeyrollas. Both airports have several daily flights from Stansted, Southampton, Liverpool, East Midlands, Exeter and other UK airports. Bordeaux (Merignac) airport is about 2.5 hours drive from Fougeyrollas. Bordeaux has direct flights from most parts of the world as well as connecting flights from Paris and most other major European cities. Hire cars are available at all airports.
From the UK by Eurostar changing in Paris. You have a choice of the TGV to Angouleme (about 2 hours drive from Fougeyrollas) or the 'train rapide' service to Limoges or Brive. Hire cars are available from the stations but check the availability if travelling on Sundays or public holidays.
From Bordeaux airport there is a bus service to the city centre railway station where you can get a direct train to Perigueux. Hire cars are available at the station. Perigueux is about a 40 minute drive to Fougeyrollas.
We ask you to meet us at Cherveix Cubas and we will take you to Fougeyrollas (which is a 5 minute drive away). The house is available from 5pm. If you are arriving in the area earlier in the day we can arrange to store your luggage at Cherveix Cubas for collection later once Fougeyrollas is available.
Detailed directions are sent with your receipt for payment. Please let us know where you are travelling from (port or airport) so that we can send you the appropriate directions.
Fougeyrollas, 24160 Genis, Dordogne, France