Romantic; Among nature
Domaine de Romefort is situated 20 km from the university town of Limoges which has about 150,000 inhabitants and is known for its porcelain. The city also has a number of museums and many possibilities for a day or evening out.
Just 5 minutes away (by car) lies the medieval town of St Leonard de Noblat. Here you will find pubs, restaurants and supermarkets. It has a beautiful old town and a famous church with distinctive architecture. It is a popular destination for tourists and has regular markets and events. St. Leonard de Noblat and Domaine de Romefort are situated along the ancient pilgrimage route which runs between St Jacques de Compostella (Spain) and Rome.
To the east of Romefort you will find an extensive rural area around Lac de Vassiviere. This lake is 10 square kilometers and provides the opportunity for a variety of water sports.
The forests in the vicinity are ideal for hiking and mountain biking. A 15 minute drive brings you to a recreational lake with a guarded beach and space for activities.
The Vienne River runs along the Domaine and has been adapted for canoes. Along the dams there are canoe slides so you can navigate this wonderful area for hours. Along the river you can find many mills which are still in use.
In autumn, the woods are a paradise for mushroom picking. Within a few minutes walk you can find dozens of delicious edible mushrooms.
The hilly surroundings are perfect for cycling. You can mountain bike along the forest trails or cycle on the small roads in the area.
The following activities are all possible nearby (max. 30 minutes by car): swimming, golf, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, a variety of water sports and tennis.