Le Bourg is situated in the small Charentaise village of Mareuil, about 10 kms from Jarnac and 17 kms from Cognac, in the Charente département of France.

 

How to find us

 

BY AIR

 

There are four airports that service this part of France, most of which have low-cost flights from the UK, eg Ryanair, Flybe, easyJet etc.

 

                                               Miles                      Kms         Time to Le Bourg

La Rochelle-Ile de Ré

69

110

1 hr 40 m

Bordeaux

84

135

2 hrs

Poitiers

78

125

1 hr 40 m

Limoges

78

125

1 hr 40 m

 

 

Most major car rental companies operate out of these airports (Hertz, Europcar, etc).

 

BY TRAIN

We are only 30 kms (19 miles) from Angoulême station. You could take the Eurostar from St Pancras International (via Paris or Lille) which takes about 6 hours.  Car rental companies operate from opposite the station at Angoulême, eg Europcar and Hertz.


BY ROAD

By fast and efficient motorways we are the following distances from the major Channel ports :

 

From Time Kms Miles

Calais

7 - 8 hours

741

463
Roscoff 6 hours 557 348
St Malo 5 hours 420 263
Caen 6 hours 482 301

 

If you’re heading south on the A10 motorway turn off at junction is 34 (St Jean d’Angély). Then follow the D939 towards Rouillac and Angoulême for about 40kms. At Sonneville turn right onto the D75 for Mareuil. As you enter the village you will see the church and the water tower. Here, turn right and take the Jarnac road. Go around the sharp bend and as you come up the hill we're the fourth house on the left with the big green gates.  

Or if you have a GPS system, our address is:

 

Le Bourg
9 rue des Ecoles
16170 Mareuil, France


And our coordinates are:

Decimal Degrees:                         45.772630    - 0.143370

If you have any problems finding us please call us on 05 45 66 29 75.  Or, if phoning from a UK mobile 00 33 545 66 29 75.


When entering information into your GPS please be careful to note that we are the Mareuil, near Cognac in Charente (department 16) and not Mareuil in Dordogne (department 24).

 

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The village of Mareuil as you approach from the north