Having stayed in the Dordogne on two previous occasions (Vayrac and Bergerac) we had decided that we wanted to stay near Sarlat in order to visit areas of interest (Beynac, Catelnaud, Marqeyssac to name but a few). The roads around the Dordogne can be pretty slow going so you need to be within 20-30 miles of a point of interest if you want to get to it within an hour.
Having chosen Bahn Thim because of its location we were delighted with the property on arrival. The house is very well equipped with everything one could possibly need to make their stay a relaxed and comfortable one. The grounds of the property are substantial with fruit trees (plums, cherries, pears) and the views over the distant countryside create a beautiful backdrop.
The kids (aged 8) loved the pool. It is a good size (approx 11 metres in length) and has steps at one end (which from past experience is great if you have very young children). Half of the pool provides a good depth of 5' + so also... more