Steep yourself in French culture and enjoy the hustle and bustle of the local food markets.
We highly recommend you pay a visit to one of them during your stay.
Grab yourself a coffee & pastry in the local café.
Most of the produce is grown locally by the sellers. Mornings only
With over 140 listed UNESCO sites in the local area, there is plenty to see and do. From magnificent Chateaux to cave dwellings and prehistoric museums, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Please click here to find just a few of them, if you would like further information please contact us.
We have plenty of activities within the estate for you to enjoy.
Whether you like to relax by the pool or enjoy a good work out in the gym, you will never get bored!
We have the perfect setting for all of you to enjoy.
Please click here to find all of the facilities available.
The Forge is surrounded by a number of highly regarded restaurants, and many of our guests choose to take full advantage of them during their stay.
Here is a selection of just a few we know and can heartily recommend!
Due to their popularity, we recommend you book in advance.
The Dordogne is at the heart of some of the finest vineyards in the world - Bordeaux, St Emilion, Monbazillac, Bergerac, Cahors and many others.
There are numerous Chateaux, caves and shops in the region where you can try the local wines and buy them direct.
There are plenty of local activities to keep the children entertained.
From horse riding to theme parks, dinosaur parks and tree top courses, Endangered species nature reserves and the largest private freshwater aquarium in Europe.
There is something to inspire all ages.