The medieval village, Gagnac-sur-Cere, is in the department of Lot in
the Midi-Pyrenees region. The house has a kitchen, bathroom, living
room and 2 bedrooms, a small balcony and is ideal as a base for
walkers, artists or anyone who wants a quiet place to stay. As it does
not have a garden it is not suitable for toddlers. It is also
unsuitable for disabled persons as it does not have wheelchair access.
The house has private parking close by.
There are two towns, Bretenoux and Biars, about 4 kilometres away
which have a variety of shops and supermarkets. There is also a cinema
in Biars which shows films in various languages including English.
There are two good restaurants within walking distance. There is a
swimming pool at Biars and a water park at Tauriac. It is ideal
walking country with the Auvergne only a half hour drive away. There
is a ski resort, Le Lioran, which can be reached in 1.5 hours by car,
you can also get there by train from Biars station. Quad bikes can be
hired locally as can canoes for trips on the Rivers Dordogne & Cere.
The town of St. Céré is 8 kilometres away and has a music and arts
festival in July/August.
Various tourist sites are close by including Rocamadour and Gouffre de
Padirac. Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux, the second largest castle in
France is 15 minutes away.