Local Area Information

Chez Broche is an ideal base to explore, discover the area and get a taste of real France.

The house is situated 2 kilometers from the village of Montemboeuf and 14km from La Rochefoucauld its Chateau and quaint restaurants . Lac de Haute de Charante only 13 km away has a public beach, Adventure Park and offers many activities including  fishing, sailing , swimming and horseriding. The Lakes also offer picturesque cycling routes  from 7km to 30km ensuring there is a route suitable for all the family.  The Beautiful cities of Cognac, Angouleme and Saintes, Poitiers and the Medieval City of Confolen are all within easy reach. The International standard 18 hole golf course Golf International de la Prez is situated only 8 km away.

Other local family activities include:

Canoeing at Montbron

Aquajetland (Jet Ski's)

Go Karting

Velo-rail (Cycle as a family on the Railway!)

Cognac Distillery Tour & Chateau  

Roman Thermal Baths  

Chez Broche is perfect for an active family get away close to historical sites the famous Richard the Lion Heart Route and many more attractions for all the family.  All whilst offering guests peace and relaxation in a tranquil environment.


  • Chez Broche Pizza Night!! or Chill and Grill BBQ . See our "Details" page
  • Huge beamed Tower Suite with en suite bathroom & two additional children's beds in the tower.
  • 5 Characterful Double bedrooms - sleeps 12
  • Close to Fishing, Sailing, Walking, Cycling, & Horseriding
  • Within easy reach of Angouleme, Bordeaux, Cognac, Limoges & the Dordogne
  • Swimming Pool overlooking Lake
  • Private lake - Family fishing
  • Bed & Breakfast available from October to May


Guest Comments

"Very attentive host and hostess. If there are any comments or questions, they help right away. Neat house with lots of comfort. The pool is cleaned every morning by Stuart, always with the necessary ...

Stephan (Belgium)
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