Guest Information

Whether you are house hunting, travelling or holidaying in France, stop and experience the wonderful Charente countryside. The Charente has an unusual 'micro-climate' which boasts the same amount of sunshine as the South of France.


We are open from 1st March to 30th November with our room tariff inclusive of continental breakfast remaining the same all year.


Checking in time                 16.00 to 20.00

Checking out time               8.00 to 11.00


No Smoking is permitted in the guest rooms or house.

No pets are allowed.

Families welcome. Cot and highchair available on request.

Free babysitting service offered to our guests.

Airport shuttle service. ( Limoges airport 40euro return)



Observe the stars, planets, meteorites and satellites above in the Charente night skies ( free by request) including use of private observatory facilities.


Le Petit Tournesol also offers a motorhome hard standing for over night stays with electric and water faciliites, please contact us for further details.



Just a short hop from Le Petit Tournesol are many local excellent resturants catering for all tastes and budgets. The Charente has a reputation for its Gastronomy and regional specialities including Cognac, local cheeses, Escargot, Foie Gras and not forgetting local wines and Pineau the Charente's own aperitif drink to name but a few.


If you are planning to explore the local area and unsure of lunch stops packed picnics are available on request please ask for further details.


Recommended Local Resturants;


Le Grange aux Oies at Nieul

La Cassotte at Nieul

Auberge St Jean at Nanteuil en Vallee

Hotel Commerce at Roumaziers Loubert