Terrace view of the morning mist over the Dordogne river.

Scarpat is situated in 2.5 acres of meadows and mature orchards. This peaceful setting boasts spectacular views over the surrounding countryside and Dordogne valley. Only 1km away is Le Buisson. A quiet village which springs to life on regular market days selling fresh cheeses, fruit and vegetables and wine from the region's many vineyards. The village itself has a selection of cafes / bars and restaurants, a small supermarket, other local shopping facilities, doctors, cashpoint and bank. There is also a cinema and an excellent tourist information office. Larger supermarkets can be found at Siorac and Le Bugue - 7 / 10km away.

Le Buisson - 1km

Weekly Friday Market

Riverside beach - 3 km

The picturesque Dordogne river, which passes close by to Le Buisson, allows for lazy afternoons sunbathing, swimming, fishing and canoeing. An area of the river is cordonned off for children and has a stationed lifeguard during the summer season.
Other activities within easy reach are horse-riding, tennis, golf and cycle hire. Sightseeing opportunities are endless with many surrounding medieval towns and villages, chateaux and prehistoric caves to explore.
3 km away from Scarpat is the village of Cadouin, with its stunning 12th century cloistered abbey and pretty market square.
During the summer season, Le Buisson and Cadouin host a weekly night market. This is a great opportunity to meet the locals, practice your French and for everyone to enjoy an evening of food, wine, music and dancing.


Google Map of Le Buisson