French Country Farmhouse
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Quality French Holiday Farmhouse,  Affordable Prices

 Ideal for short breaks of CYCLING - Etape & Sportive training, GOLF, trout/ salmon FISHING, ANTIQUE HUNTING,international PAU 3 DAY EVENT HORSE SHOW, PAINTING WEEKENDS for groups/clubs  JURANCON WINE TASTING or other activity.

This french farmhouse near Pau can be rented for CATERED short breaks on a 3, 4, 7 nights or more, starting on a day to suit you. All short catered breaks include breakfast and dinner including drinks! Longer options allows a mix and match of dining in and local restaurants.

Pau Airport is 30min.  Lourdes & Biarritz Airports approx 1 hour.

  • Unlimited tea & coffee 
  • All linen, towels, soap, dishwasher tablets, loo rolls, electric and heating are included in the price.
  • A hearty breakfast is provided in Les Vieux Chenes farmhouse kitchen to give you maximum flexibility in the morning which includes free range eggs, ham, cheese, breads, cereals and homemade preserves.
  • Dinner served in the 17th century dining room with large fireplace (lit in saeson) and antique furnishings nextdoor.
We use local & homegrown produce where possible. We can cater for a special diet requirements please ask for details.Shown on this page is an idea of what may be included during your stay. Menus change according to season.

Example Dinner Menus

Standard Option
Carrot & Tarragon Soup
Basquaise Breast of Chicken with wild rice and seasonal vegetable
Tarte Tatin & Vanilla Ice-cream
Selection of Wines, Beer and Mineral Water

House Salad with Local Bayonne Ham with a basil, balsamic and olive oil dressing
 Pork with shallots & Basque cider with seasonal vegetables
Rich Chocolate Mousse & Sable Biscuit
Selection of Wines, Beer and Mineral Water

DELUXE option examples

Apertif of local Pineau
Gratinee of scallops and prawns
Local Duck two ways,  red wine jus
with Seasonal vegetables
Deluxe Cheeseboard
Apricot & Almond Tart and Vanilla Ice-cream
Coffee and Chocolates

Apertif of local Pineau
Bayonne ham with Espelette red pepper mousse
 Local Guinea Fowl in Jurancon Doux Sauce
& seasonal vegetables
Deluxe Cheeseboard
Chocolate, Agen Prune and Armagnac Pave
Coffee & Chocolates

Deluxe option served with wines such as: local Cotes de Saint Mont, Madiran, 
Jurancon Sec or Cotes de Rhone Villages Red, Gris de gris Rose,, Beers and Sparkling Mineral Water


Historic 17th century Dining Room where evening dinners are served
Cool stone walls in summer, open fire in winter