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.
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.
DIRECT FLIGHTS from LONDON City,
Dublin, AMSTERDAM to
PAU airport (25min) or to BIARRITZ (60min) from London, Manchester, Shannon,
Stockholm, Brussels, Helsinki or TARBES(60min) from London
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.
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.
Example Dinner Menus
Carrot & Tarragon
Basquaise Breast of Chicken with wild rice and seasonal vegetable
Tarte Tatin & Vanilla Ice-cream
of Wines, Beer and Mineral Water
House Salad with Local Bayonne Ham with a basil, balsamic and olive
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
Apricot & Almond Tart and Vanilla Ice-cream
Coffee and Chocolates
Apertif of local Pineau
ham with Espelette red pepper mousse
Local Guinea Fowl in Jurancon Doux Sauce
& seasonal vegetables
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
stone walls in summer, open fire in winter