Domaine de Merlanes
Holidays at a French Estate
Holiday as it was intended
In the Tarn and Garonne, one of the finest departments of France, about 30 miles south- west of Cahors you will find
Domaine de Merlanes.
A 100 acres estate with all its facilities, the beautiful scenery, the peace and quiet , mild climate with plenty of sunshine , the gastronomic wealth, excursions , offers all the ingredients for a successful holiday .
A holiday away from the crowds, surrounded by nature in the region Occitanie. The landscape is varied hilly meadow and woodland .
The Dutch owners of Domaine de Merlanes supported with an enthusiastic team are committed to make your stay as pleasant as possible.
At Domaine de Merlanes you can stay in one of the beautiful restored monumental houses, one of the fully equipped safari lodges with private facilities, a luxury chalet or one of the new design villa's at Residence au Pouget.
You even can bring your own caravan or tent to camp on one of the beautiful specially reserved large plots in the middle of nature.
Three pools with more than 2700 sq. ft. of water fun and a small natural lake for fishing and playing
The beautiful nature of the property and environment is inviting for hiking, biking or an outside ride.
Breakfast, lunch or dinner at the restaurant or beautiful terrace in the shade of the vines
Taylormade guided outdoor adventures: Rock Climbing, Speology, Canoeing in the Gorges of the Aveyron
A full equipped licensed Equestrian Center on the property, offering lessons on all levels, 2 riding rinks, stables and outdoor riding
Available at the terrace
A large bouquet of sports can be practiced at Merlanes and the environment: beach volley ball, water volley, petanque, football, table tennis, and outside the terrain: mountain biking, jogging, cycling
During high season there are daily different (except Saturdays) organized children's activities: treasure hunt, feeding the animals at the childrens farm, painting T-shirts,making Lavender bags, creating your own placemat, pony riding, hexathlon, Kids disco
THINGS TO DO
Plenty of medieval villages with weekly markets offering regional products and local delicacies
Visit one of the wonderful medieval cities, beautiful castles, old monasteries, monumental buildings or one of the numerous musea.
Plenty of wine estates to visit in all four wind directions: The black wines of the Cahors, the beautiful wines from Gaillac and elegant wines from de Quercy and Fronton
A few of the many cultural highlights to explore: medieval cities, castles, museums, monuments, etc.
Mountain biking, a round of golf, or even flying lessons at Montauban.
A full equipped horse riding center on the property, for guided outdoor rides riding tours, lessons on all levels.