TIM’S PLACE VERTEUIL
Tim’s Place in Verteuil is situated in the heart of the village of Verteuil sur Charente between the castle and the mill and only 10 metres from the Charente river. Verteuil is in the Charente region of France and is 2.5 hours from Paris and 1 hour from Bordeaux by the TGV. The Charente is located in the south West of France. The train stops at Ruffec and it is 6km to Verteuil by taxi.
Accommodation – Verteuil sur Charente:
The ground level has the kitchen, entrance hall, a lounge and toilet. It is an open plan with lovely views of the river and the mill which is next door.
The first floor has 2 bedrooms and the washing machine. The top floor has a bedroom, bathroom and the attic which has a table tennis table and dart board. All rooms have wonderful views of either the castle and river, or mill and river.
The house has a 4 person canoe, 5 bikes, a table tennis table and a dart board. A table and chairs can be carried 10 metres to the grass in front of the house and along the river edge to enjoy the fine local wines and produce.
Rates: (minimum of 2 nights stay)
1 or 2 people: $130 per night
Extra: $25 per night per extra person – up to 6 people (3 double rooms)
Weekly rate: 15% discount on daily rate
Monthly rate: 30% discount on daily rate
Things To Do:
There are many walks around and through the medieval village of Verteuil. One of the walks of St Jacques del Compestella passes through the village. The village is surrounded by many forests and pretty French countryside. It is in a region known as the Three Valleys and the medieval village of Verteuil is officially classified as “one of the most beautiful villages of France”. The village has restaurants, a pub, a french bar, a general store, a hairdressers, a barber, a butcher, art shops and galleries.
Restaurants and cafes in the region are wonderful. There are links below to some of the restaurants in the region.
For history enthusiasts look no further than the Charente. Dolmens abound in the region, Roman ruins and buildings, medieval castles, ancient farmhouses and 12th Century churches are all around. For a step back in time and a relaxing French holiday look no further than Tim’s Place in France.
The region is famous for cognac, beautiful wines and fresh produce from the farming communities. For a great days activity why not visit the great wineries in the region.
Things To Do In France – http://www.france-voyage.com/travel-photos/verteuil-sur-charente-13173.htm
YouTube Video showcasing Verteuil – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEFtQUViXac
Other businesses and resources in the village of Vertueil sur Charente
Website showcasing the village of Vertueil sur Charente. http://www.verteuil.fr
Cafe Porte Bleue – unique little restaurant in the heart of Vertueil sur Charente. www.portebleue.com
Moulin de Vertueil – an exceptional cafe and working mill located on the Charente River in the centre of Vertueil sur Charente. http://moulindeverteuil.blogspot.com
La Regie a Verteuil – Guided History Tours of the Village, Art Gallery, Products Charentais. www.wix.com/verteuil/verteuillaregie
L’immobiliere du village – Real Estate Agent – Verteuil. www.limmobiliereduvillage.com
Other businesses and resources nearby to the village of Vertueil sur Charente
Car rental – Garage Musset, 56 Avenue Celestin Sieur 16700 Ruffec. 05 45310631. firstname.lastname@example.org
Taxi – 0545 203500
Domaine De La Font De Bussac Cognac, Pineau. www.cognac-prisset.fr
Domaine Breuil De Segonzac Wine produced from organically grown grapes. www.domaine-breuil-segonzac.fr
Saint Sornin Winery Come and discover the wines of St Sornin. www.cavesaintsornin.com