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Text Box: Leave behind life’s distractions and retreat to the beautiful French countryside. Le Verger is a comfortable stone house set in the rolling Dordogne countryside of South-West France just outside the picturesque village of Savignac-Lédrier. We offer individual or shared rooms in the main house, Le Verger, The Piggery, or in a writer's cabin.

Le Verger offers: 

Time and space to write 
Feedback on your writing
Set tasks from your tutor (courses only)
Delightful, peaceful rural setting with convivial hosts
The support of other writers
Optional local visits (a village market, a swim in the lake)
5 nights’ full board (includes wine)
Wi fi internet access
Rail and airport transfers (Limoges 75kms) 

Cost: £350 Full-board, individual room or Writer's Cabin. £300 if sharing with another writer (prices exclude flights).
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Listed in The Writers' & Artists’ Yearbook  2015 (Bloomsbury) and with the National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE)

Please note: Besides writers, our Retreats also welcome artists and creative people working in other areas.

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At Le Verger in beautiful South-West France we offer:


· Writers and Artists retreats


· French courses


· English courses


· Sing! in the Dordogne


· Holiday rentals


About your hosts

Contact and travel info

Writers' retreats and courses

A Level French revision

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Revive your French

Holiday rentals

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