Chateau de la Treyne was built in 1342 and is a romantic dream castle overlooking the Dordogne river in southwest France, in the Quercy /Périgord region, located smack in the heart of one of France’s most renowned gastronomic areas. With a Michelin starred gourmet restaurant decorated in good taste and discreet luxury.
Overhanging the Dordogne, the castle combines the authenticity of past, the stamp of comfort and the highest quality standard of a listed site... The French formal garden is surrounded by 120 hectares of forest.
Philippe and Stéphanie Gombert handle the art of living to perfection: rich and refined bedrooms, breakfast in the shade of ancient cedars, Dinners take place either in the Louis XIII formal dining room, classified as a historic monument, or out back on the romantic, freshly renovated terrace jutting out over the Dordogne River, weather and availability permitting.
For your personal recreation, you will enjoy on the hotel grounds an assortment of outdoor amenities including an infinity heated pool, a quick tennis court, 300 acres of woodland and a formal garden.
To make your stay even more enjoyable, the hotel is happy to make any arrangements you want for a variety of recreational activities from cycling, canoeing and caving to horseback or even hot air balloon riding!
This region has a rich and interesting heritage which Chateau de la Treyne is delighted to make you discover through some of the most beautiful sights to catch!
All the rooms are accessible by elevator and equipped with: Air conditioning, Direct telephone, Newspaper, Non smoking, Safe, Minibar, Free Wi-Fi, TV.
Superior bedroom situated at the top of the Square Tower (XIVth century). Views over the river Dordogne and the French formal garden. The elevator will take you to level 3, then there are still 15 steps. Bathroom with bath. Size of the room: 25 square meters. Bed 1m60 x 2m.
Superior bedroom with an exceptional view over the Dordogne. Bathroom with shower. Size of the room: 25 square meters. Bed 1m60 x 2m.
Luxury bedroom situated in the old chapel of the castle (14th century), painted vaulted ceiling, stained glass window overlooking the French formal garden, equipped with a sofa-bed. Four steps lead you to the bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 30 square meters. King size bed or twin bed.
Luxury bedroom with view over the Dordogne. Sofa-bed and Soundbox. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 33 square meters, King size bed or twin bed.
Size of the room: 28 square meters. Luxury bedroom with four poster bed and equipped with a Soundbox, Versailles parquet. View over the Dordogne. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, multi-jet shower.
Luxury bedroom on the 1st floor,high ceiling, view over the Dordogne. Beautiful Louis XVI furniture. White-marble bathroom with bath and shower, porcelain fittings. Size of the room: 28 square meters. King size bed or twin bed.
Luxury bedroom with view over the Dordogne and towards the French formal garden. Equipped with a sofa-bed, soundbox. Bathroom with bath and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 30 square meters, King size bed or twin bed.
Luxury bedroom on the 1st floor, high ceiling, view to the French formal garden. Beautiful furniture Empire with sofa-bed and soundbox. Bathroom with bath and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 47 square meters, King size bed or twin bed.
Superior bedroom with view to the French formal garden, sofa-bed. Bathroom with bath. Size of the room: 33 square meters, King size bed or twin bed.
Superior bedroom with view to the french formal garden, four-poster bed, single-bed in an alcove. Bathroom with shower. Size of the room: 37 square meters.
Standard room of 25 square meters, newly renovated in 2015. Bathroom with shower.
Master Suite with character, situated within the top of the Square Tower (XIVth century). With views towards the French formal garden. Three steps brings you to a adjoining lounge with mansard roof and sofa bed, a second smaller room with a single bed and view over the Dordogne. Two bathrooms, one with a Jacuzzi bath, the other with muti-jet shower. An ideal apartment to welcome a family of 5.
Size of the room: 66 square meters, King size bed and one single bed, 2 TV and DVD player, Soundbox.
Master Suite with a breathtaking view over the Dordogne. Sitting room area with sofa bed. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and multi-jet shower. Private terrace to take breakfast or sunbath. Size of the room: 47 square meters, King size bed or twin bed, 2 TVs, Soundbox.
Master Suite located on the first floor overlooking the Dordogne river, its large room is south-facing surmounted by magnificent Gothic woodwork that adorns all the ceiling. Period furniture Louis XIV and its large white bathroom turn gold every evening from the rays of the setting sun.
Its dressing room and ensuite suite has an extra bed for one person. The room is also equipped with the best equipment: electrical shutters to ensure acoustic comfort while preserving the aesthetics of the mullioned windows (classified historical heritage), electrically operated curtains, 3 way air conditioning to ensure the exact desired temperature and electric under floor heating in the bathroom.
Size of the room: 66 square meters, King size bed or twin bed, 2 sinks, bath and shower. There are 2 televisions and a stereo.
Junior suite on the 1st floor with high ceilings, four-poster bed overlooking the French formal gardens including the 350 year old Lebanon Cedar. Gothic furniture and sofa bed equipped with a Soundbox. Bathroom with round Jacuzzi tub and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 45 square meters, four poster bed 1m60 x 1m90.
Junior suite with a four-poster bed with breathtaking view over the Dordogne. Sitting room area looking out over the French formal garden equipped with a Soundbox. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and multi-jet shower. Size of the room: 47 square meters.
Entertainment & Activities
Pool: On site you can benefit from the large outdoor heated infinity pool (20m x 7m) which is marvelously situated in the hotel large park and surrounded by a beach with stones from the region.
Tennis: The hotel tennis court is ready and waiting for you should need to burn off some of the chef’s cuisine.
Fishing: The UNESCO has listed the Dordogne as a world biosphere reserve. On site, you can fish in one of the most well stocked rivers in France. The Dordogne has its source in the Massif Central and flows through our region before it ends in the Atlantic Ocean. Many anglers enjoy fishing pikes, pike perches, roaches, eels and lampreys. We suggest that you go fishing with a real pro who will take you to unusual places on the Dordogne.
Canoë / Kayak: The Dordogne River is also a paradise for canoeing and kayaking. The COPEYRE base is situated only a few miles from the Château de la Treyne. A bus picks you up directly at the entrance of the estate. Depending on your time and your preference for this sport, you can start your canoe descent in Creysse or Meyronne. An unforgettable outing with a picnic prepared by the hotel Chef will allow you to discover the Dordogne Valley. Count at least two hours of descent with time for bathing.
Golf: For golf lovers, the Golf du Mas del Teil offers an 18-hole course in a panoramic setting of greenery. There is a special green fee arranged for the guests of La Treyne.
Hiking/mountain biking/riding: There are numerous paths for cycling and that are perfect for sports lovers.
Hot air balloon/helicopter/paragliding: A flight by hot air balloon, helicopter or paragliding to discover the wonderful valley of the Dordogne are unforgettable moments.
Tree climbing: One of the most beautiful tree climbing circuits in the Southwest is only a few miles from the Château de la Treyne. An adventure to discover with your family.
Garden and Foret
La Treyne benefits from an exceptional location overlooking the Dordogne River. The château is surrounded by a large park, embellished by a French garden, with rare species of trees and century-old cedars.
Its French garden, decorated by Medici vases, leads to a wonderful rose garden.
At the crossing of the paths, an elegant pond provides freshness which is fitting for this immense natural balcony over the Dordogne.
A very large heated infinity pool provides relaxation. A Quick tennis court is likewise at your disposal.
The Château de la Treyne, which is located on a listed site, is surrounded by a private forest of 120 hectares, with pubescent oaks, typical for the Causse limestone plateaus of Quercy, truffle oaks, horn beams and box trees.
Numerous paths allow for pleasant walks. The hotel’s loyal golden retriever Volta might accompany you during your strolls. If you like jogging, the former postman’s walk, hewn in the rock, offers exceptional vistas of the Dordogne.
With a rich architectural heritage, like the Dordogne, this beautiful region counts small citadels of the middle-ages, abbeys and charming churches with the patina of centuries as well as numerous dream villages clinging to the rocks (Rocamadour, La Roque Gageac, St Cirq-Lapopie, the preferred village of the French).
The proud châteaux of Castelnaud, Montal, Fenelon are guarding the valley.
It is also a territory full of caves (Lacave, Lascaux, Pech Merle, Font de Gaume...) and abysses (Padirac).
The landscapes are splendid: rich forests alternate with plateaus and meandering rivers allow the discovery of the region by canoeing or kayaking, whilst admiring its beauty.
Nature is generous as far as delicious products are concerned: truffles, foie gras, ceps, chestnuts and walnuts without forgetting the vineyards around Cahors.
Chateau de la Treyne has been successfully organizing seminars for 15 to 30 people with accommodation up to 50 people without, for meetings or conferences for many years. These include breaks and lunch.
The Romanesque chapel in the garden can be made exclusively available to you. A private dining room will ensure comfort and intimacy.
Do you want to organize a family celebration in an idyllic setting? Would you like to make your friends happy and invite them to celebrate an event with you? You can make exclusive use of the château for one or several days with all the necessary service.
16 years ago Chef Stéphane Andrieux started to deploy his culinary arts at Château de La Treyne. When he was offered the head chef position in the kitchen of La Treyne, he was fascinated by the flavors of the region. His cuisine, which integrates the fundamentals inherited from gourmet Périgord and Quercy, is highly inventive and wonderfully mouth-watering. Very soon his culinary arts were acclaimed and recognized, in 2001 he was awarded his first Michelin star.
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Open every evening from 7.30pm. For lunch on Saturday, Sunday, Monday and public holidays from 12.30pm.
Avenue de Sarlat - 46200 Lacave, France
Phone: +33 5 65 27 60 60
Official Website: http://www.chateaudelatreyne.com/en/restaurant/
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A 20, exit n° 55 (Souillac sud), D 43, towards Lacave (6 km); Pinsac, after the bridge over the Dordogne.
Brive-Vallée de la Dordogne 30 km
Toulouse (Intl) 180 km
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