La Chartreuse du Bignac – Bergerac

Art and mellow living in the “purple area” of Périgord!

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In the heart of the Bergerac vineyards, come and discover the exquisite residence, “La Chartreuse de Bignac”. This 17th century “chartreuse” (a French name given for a local religious edifice) has been restored with the utmost care for the pleasure of its guests.Brigitte and Jean-Louis Viargues, the proud owners, are always delighted to share their passion of their home as well as the beautiful and secret region of Périgord. La Chartreuse de Bignac welcomes you to a refined and relaxing atmosphere.

This charming high-end residence is located on the top of a hill with a 360° view of the vineyards and is surrounded by a 12-hectare park decorated with streams, ponds, dovecotes, orchards and an herb garden.

The garden was planted by the new Chef, Rémy Le Charpentier He enjoys using daily his endless regional organic products to add flavor to the dishes he prepares.

In this 4-star property, everything is made to fill your stay with peace, comfort, and serenity. The lounge and its beautiful stone fireplace are ideal for a tranquil refuge. The little library invites you to enjoy a nice read. The wine bar offers a selection of wines of the Bergerac region and from around the world. You’ll even find … a small movie theatre, housed in the twelfth century vaulted cellars, is devoted to the Art of cinema from the twentieth century!

Twelve bedrooms are uniquely decorated, but all made from the finest materials. Brigitte and Jean-Louis have paid attention to the details by creating the harmony with the colors and the embroidered bed linens. They made the perfect place for leisure and daydreaming. Spoil yourself by asking the exceptional suite called "Le Moulin", a luxurious room with glass floors that allows you to see the water flowing from the mill. Ideal for falling asleep, for escaping the city life, and for relaxing...

This is not the unique opportunity ! In the morning, don’t miss the buffet breakfast and savor organic pastries freshly made by the chef with fruits from the Bignac orchards. In the afternoon, the "tea-time" is waiting for you.

In the evening, the pleasure continues by tasting all the freshness and flavors of the dishes proposed at the Chef’s gourmet restaurant.

Your stay will be delightfully accompanied by the presence and kindness of your hosts who, from the bottom of their hearts, want to help you discover their passion for wine and the cultural surroundings. With them you will meet the winemakers and learn about the wines of Bergerac and Monbazillac. Everything WCT also loves!