Inside the yurt

Here are the details regarding the holiday you are no doubt going to make me an offer for.

The Deal

1 weeks accommodation for up to 2 adults and 2 children in a yurt at Ecovallee, (excluding July and August) valid until the end of next year.  Additional accommodation available for 15 Euros per night per person.  A light supper of fresh baguettes, cheeses, Ecovallee’s own pâté (for meat eaters) and home-made tart will be yours on arrival, washed down with a glass or few of good local wine.  Delivery of the custom made metal object is optional.

The Ecovallee

The Ecovallee Yurt camp ( is run by Alex, his wife Clare, and their children.


It is located in the Dordogne, 300 metres from the medieval market town of Lalinde.  You can get their cheaply and easily by, budget aeroplane (easyjet, Ryanair, flybe), train, ferry, car, donkey, bike, or on foot.  The nearest airport is Bergerac.

Ecovallee is set in 12 acres of woodland and meadows.  The facilities include an 18-foot yurt sleeping up to four, a childrens play room/yurt, an outdoor kitchen/dining area with gas BBQ, a compost toilet, a solar shower and use of the bathroom with flushing toilet and washer/dryer.  It also has free range chickens, foraging pigs, a horse, some rabbits, lots of home grown organic fruit and veg, and some hammocks.

The Yurts

The yurts are furnished with one double and two single beds, comfortable mattresses, pillows, duvets, and linen and towels that are washed in planet-friendly liquid.

The Region

Lalinde, the local medieval market town has two butchers, three bakers, four cafés, three supermarkets, restaurants, take-away pizza places, wine shop, banks, pharmacies, playground, tourist information office, and of course 2 exceptional markets each week.  The surrounding area has over 1,500 chateaux, some of the most beautiful villages in France, more markets, museums, canoe rivers, horse riding trails, mountain biking and all sorts of other things.

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If you have any more questions, give me a shout.  But be quick because ecovallee is booking up quick!

Make me an offer and have yourself a lovely summer holiday!