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La Fontaine Jump near end of Les Etoiles de Pau course

Accommodation for PAU 3 Day Eventing Horse Show, Les Etoiles de Pau, the final event in the calendar of the World Eventing Cup. The date is 23-27 (TBC) October 2019 for these trials.

This is one of only 6 worldwide CCI events at 4 star level.  Other CCI 4 * events being Badminton & Burghley (both UK), Luhmuhen (Germany), Kentucky (USA) and Adelaide, Australia.

This event ,the FINAL of the EVENTING ANNUAL WORLD CUP,  Wednesday and Thursday are practise days, Friday is the dressage, Saturday the cross cou
ntry, Sunday the showjumping.
LES ETOILES DE PAU, held each year in late October or early November at the competition ground in the elegant and historic city of PAU, SW France.  CCI 4 * Pau attracts many top international riders, but is much less crowded & commericalised than venues such as Badminton. 

Entrance ticket for all 3 days including grandstand tickets for Sunday is around 40 euros per adult and can be purchased  on


We were recommended as an excellent choice of accommodation for this event in Horse and Hound pub. April 24th 2008

Accommodation PACKAGE & PRICING FOR FEI Eventing World Cup 2019

Farmhouse accommodation, Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for your group is based on 4 nights accommodation from Thursday until Monday after breakfast.  This can be extended.

The farmhouse is stocked with all basics such as tea, coffee, milk etc. The package includes:

  • Hearty Farmhouse Breakfast including local free-range eggs, ham, cheese, yogurts, homemade preserves, orange juice, museli and breads to have in the farmhouse kitchen.
  • 4 course luxury dinner with wines/beer and soft drinks each evening made from local produce (may include duck, free range pork, wild boar/vension shot nearby, river trout etc) and served in the formal 17th century dining room of the adjacent property at a time to suit 

We provide event & nearby free parking information (avoiding the long queues for buses)

GROUP PRICE IS GBP 325 or 375€ PER PERSON for 4 nights (based on a group of 6 adults) in the farmhouse to include meals and accommodation as described- exclusive occupancy.

Rooms can be booked separately- Price based on 4 nights as above

  • OPERA - king room with shower room en suite at GBP 685/790€ for 2 persons
  • THEATRE - large twin room (2 small double beds) & large private bath/shower room adjacent at GBP685/790€ for 2 persons
  • 2nd floor SUITE- Gallerie & Cinema - 1 double room + 1 twin room with bathroom for 2 or at GBP895/1030€ for 3 persons.

See Short Breaks page for sample menus and details of the historic dining room at Betouret (at adjacent property) used for the evening dinners.

Note: it does not include flights ( flights from Manchester,  Birmingham , London and Dublin), entrance to the event, or transportation. Please ask for assistance with these, if required.


Pau 3 Day Event Poster