Welcome to the guest area of Le Mas & Le Mazet!

We’ve come up with some extras to enhance your holiday at Le Mas & Le Mazet!

Whilst all the prices here are up-to-date, they might increase before your stay due to inflation, especially for the food. Please pay our partners directly, we don’t get involved in the finances!

If you want us to help book anything, just email Rupert.

A MEAL PREPARED & DELIVERED FROM OUR LOCAL TRAITEUR

Rayssac, the traiteur in Monpazier, offers our guests a menu of prepared dishes like duck lasagna and quiches.

We’ll arrange for your order to be delivered before you arrive. All you need to do is heat the food up!

DIDIER, OUR MICHELIN-STARRED PRIVATE CHEF

Didier, a Michelin-starred French chef with 45 years’ experience, can come to cook at Le Mas as your private chef for groups of 6 adults or more.

He’ll cook, lay the table, serve and clear up at the end of the night. You just enjoy the delicious food!

WINE & TRUFFLE TOURS,
WINE TASTING AT LE MAS

Vince from Dordogne Vineyard Tours offers wine tasting at Le Mas or a fantastic tour of vineyards or truffle farms, which we highly recommend.

Vince worked with Berry Bros and as Jamie Oliver’s Operations Director. His passion for Bergerac wines is infectious!

RESTAURANT RECOMMENDATIONS

This list is in order of our own and our guests’ recommendations.

From the best pizza place, to Michelin-starred restaurants (like Les Vieux Logis in the photo) and marchés gourmands (night markets in the summer).
Book in advance for the summer, to avoid disappointment.

HONESTY BAR

Both Le Mas and Le Mazet have an honesty bar filled with wine and Nespresso coffee for you to grab when you need them.

The organic white, red and rosé wine is from Château le Rayre in Bergerac and we love it!

MASSAGES & YOGA

Previous guests rave about Mariëlle’s massages, which she does under the trees in the garden or in your room.
€105 for a 90-minute personalized holistic massage.

Katy gives private yoga sessions here for guests of any age and ability. She draws on the Hatha, Vinyasa and Iyengar traditions of yoga.
€140 for a 90 minute session.

PREHISTORIC CAVES

The Dordogne is world-famous for it’s prehistorical richness. Visit the brilliant facsimile cave Lascaux IV or Font de Gaume, the only cave with polychromatic drawings still open to the public in Europe.

Booking in advance is necessary for both caves.

THE DORDOGNE

We’ve put together the highlights of what there is to see and do in the Dordogne, from châteaux, gardens and villages to golf, canoeing and hot air ballooning.

Don’t miss the walk to Montferrand via some weird and wonderful 12th century frescoes.

FLY OVER THE DORDOGNE

€150 for a 30-minute flight over châteaux and rivers from Belvès aerodrome (20 minutes drive from Le Mas). Up to 3 of you per flight; multiple flights are possible for larger groups.

For those of you who get motion-sickness, it might not be for you!

EV CHARGER

There is a designated parking space with a fast EV charger for you to use.

It’s 22kW with a type 2 connector.

We’ll give you a card for you to swipe when you use the charger, so that you’ll receive an itemised bill for the electricity at the end of your stay.

BIKE RENTAL

Robert, the owner of Aquitaine Bike, knows Le Mas well and will deliver your bikes, adjust them for you and then pick them up.

Previous guests have been impressed by his bikes and his service. It’s necessary to book in advance, to avoid disappointment.

TAXI

We are happy to pick you up or drop off from airports, train stations or restaurants. We have seats for 6 passengers. Just ask for a quote.

Taxi companies are based at airports and train stations. Our local taxi company in Beaumont and Monpazier.

EXTRA CLEANING

We can arrange for our cleaners to clean for you during your stay (minimum 4 hours per clean).

Our wonderful cleaners are available to blitz the kitchen, clear away meals, spruce up bathrooms, iron clothes and straighten up the summer kitchen.


FOOD SHOPPING

Here’s an overview of all the supermarkets and markets near Le Mas & Le Mazet.

For instance the Sunday morning markets in Issigeac and also St. Cyprien are great.
The best food shop is Grand Frais in Bergerac, fantastic products at reasonable prices.

Monpazier is the best bet for bread as there are two bakeries there.

A straw hat and book on a pair of grey painted French armchairs in Bedroom 1 of Le Mas, a luxury holiday home in the Dordogne

BOOKING LE MAS & LE MAZET IN THE FUTURE

We love welcoming guests back to Le Mas & Le Mazet.

So we’re offering you the chance to book before we open the calendar to the public.

If you have preferred dates for (school) holidays or big birthdays in the future (near or far!), do let us know so include it in the planning.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Everything you might like to know in advance of your stay.

We’ve included how the dishwasher works, where the hairdryers are and how to keep the houses cool in the summer.

We hope this is a comprehensive list – if you miss something, let us know!