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The Sailing Hotel features 200 comfortable rooms, almost with a private balcony overlooking the beautiful charming garden.


The Sailing Hotel features 200 comfortable rooms, almost with a private balcony overlooking the beautiful charming garden.

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The Sailing Hotel features 200 comfortable rooms, almost with a private balcony overlooking the beautiful charming garden.

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Unfortunately, our gîte is reserved until August 18. It will be available again from August 19, 2020

Enjoy every moment because there is so much to experience.

Le savoir vivre is located in Bonnes in the Aquitaine region and is exactly on the border of the Charente and the Dordogne a place where two worlds come together. The beautiful varied natural beauty of the Charente with its rolling landscapes and the culinary delights of the Dordogne such as Truffles, Foie Gras, Magret de Canard, Walnuts, Cognac, the full Bordeaux wines are too many to mention. The Dronne valley in which Bonnes lies is dotted with charming villages, Aubeterre sur Dronne is a stone's throw away with its beautiful underground Monolithic church from the 12th century is one of the most beautiful villages of France where everyone would love to come back.

Rest, peace and relax!

We welcome you in comfortable and tasteful 2 persons rooms with luxury queensize beds, top mattress and wonderfully soft bed linen, a luxury bathroom with walk-in shower, toilet and large washbasins. Each room has a private entrance and is equipped with a private bathroom. In the morning a richly prepared breakfast is served. Toiletries, bathrobes and hairdryer are included.

Our holiday home Lalande de Pomerol is completely detached with lots of privacy and suitable for a total of 4 persons with 2 separate bedrooms, 2 comfortable queensize beds with top mattress, spacious living room with luxurious open kitchen and has all necessary built-in equipment such as dishwasher, 5 burner gas stove with oven and grill. Here as well, there is a lovely bathroom with walk-in shower. Large private terrace with pergola lounge set, large dining table and bbq.

In our romantic garden with several seats you can enjoy a good glass of wine (which is available per bottle with us) while having in the background the sound of a waterfall.

We take care of a Table d'Hôte for you with a matching wine. Lunch or a farm picnic are also possible.

The beautiful old town of Périgueux is 57 km away, Angoulême 53 km and Bordeaux 95 km, where the airport BOD is. The picturesque Bergerac with its medieval center is at only 57 km. Take a look at: www.sudcharentetourisme.fr

For nice brocante you can also benefit from us, almost everything in our Longere is for sale. Such as dinnerware, tableware, bowls, shutters and small furniture.

We warmly welcome you.

Rooms & Gîte

Thanks to you, our visitors, we feel more motivated every time to maintain the high standards of our services and that has been demonstrated with the feedback we receive from you. Our accommodation is the best one in Bonnes!

"Great care and attention to make the rooms comfortable and stylish, really beautiful environment."

"Beautiful house, great hosts, best experience ever, everything was perfect, keep it up."

What to do in region

Our Longere Le Savoir Vivre is idyllically located just outside Bonnes and adjacent to the side arm of the river Dronne, where peace and enjoyment belong to the daily possibilities, but also where you can practice all outdoor activities.

Cycling enthusiasts can indulge themselves here, there are special cycling routes in a very diverse nature.

Walks and routes are present from short to long from our longere.

Recreation on the beach or lake, swimming in the river, fishing, picnicking, canoeing and also golf in the very near surroundings.