English vidéo of the home



"Arrive as Strangers, Leave as Friends"


The entire region and many nearby towns are steeped in history. Auvillar is a particular favourite of the French as is Moissac with its famous abbey and cloister.

Location of our Home(See description)

Our Home is set at 1km of the village of St. Nicolas de la Grave in the Midi-Pyrénées region of France. The village lies in the valley close to the Garonne river. There are plenty of facilities for water sports and fishing.

10 meter, Heated water Pool in summer * Snooker * Bicycles * Walking * Books * Games * Log fire in cooler months. Nearby - golfing, fishing, horse-riding, tennis and even parachuting!

Secluded, but not isolated, Blue Room is set in 6 acres of rolling meadow and woodland. From Blue Room you can overlook the pool and one of the beautiful valleys which lie near the river Tarn. This is the perfect place in which to recline with a book, set up your easel or enjoy the company of a few like-minded people.

Breakfast, including a selection of croissants, baguettes, jams, yogurts, cereals and fruits in served in the dinning-room or in high season on the terrace. For those that simply do not want to leave during the day - we can also provide a snack lunch and refreshments. Tea and coffee making facilities are available, all day, in the dinning-room along with cold drinks.

Blue Room is situated close to the tiny village of St Nicolas de la Grave, which has a small shop, baker's shop and tennis court. The village is situated in one of many beautiful valleys in this area - with an abundance of oak woods and fruit and flower growing. The area is famous for its production of melons, plums, nectarines, grapes, sunflowers and cherries.

The medieval villages of Lauzerte (often referred to as the Toledo of Quercy) and Montaigu de Quercy (site of 12th century castle and with lovely bathing lake/water sports) are both about 20km away and offer delightful places to visit along with a range of local services and restaurants/bars and local markets.

Montcuq with its famous 12th century tower, exquisite bathing lake and colourful Sunday market is about 25km away, whilst Cahor and the surrounding vineyards make a lovely day trip. Moissac, a bustling town with lively weekend markets and famous Abbey and Cloisters are about 10 minutes drive away. Other places worth a visit include Penne and Tournon D'Agenais, Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Puy-L'Eveque, the caves at Pech Merle and St. Cirq Lapopie.

Directions. Latitude:44.0685937145886, longitude:1.011042594909668

St Nicolas De La Grave is a sizeable village 8 km west of Moissac near the River Garonne.

  1. From the A62 Autoroute (motorway) exit junction 9 "Moissac/Castelsarrasin".
  2. After the toll booth, take third main exit (be careful because there is an small exit just before the main one to Lidl supermarket).
  3. Take the main road toward Moissac. Continue for 5 km (passing Leclerc supermarket RHS) towards a roundabout - take second exit (straight over) towards Moissac.
  4. Cross the large Napoleonic Bridge (River Tarn) and the small midi canal bridge towards main traffic lights.
  5. At the Traffic lights, continue straight on (this is now the outskirts of Moissac).
    After 150 m, follow the left hand bend (direction Agen).
  6. Continue along this road paralleling the canal and river for 4.3 km. 
  7. Pass under a railway bridge and continue 2 km and follow the sign "St. Nicolas de La Grave" - this is a left descending turn.
  8. Take care crossing the narrow bridge over the Garonne and continue along the straight road towards St. Nicolas, for a distance of 3.5km.
  9. Immediately in front of the church, turn right and continue for 300 m to a small roundabout. ( The Cadillac restaurant is on the left hand side at this roundabout)
  10. Continue along the straight road towards MALAUSE during 1km and as can be seen in the pictures in this website.

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france Saint Nicolas de la Grave in het westelijke zuiden van FRANKRIJK St Nicolas de la Grave Omgeving van St Nicolas de la Grave.(tussen Garonne en A.62) St Nicolas de la Grave in het Tarn-et-Garonne. St Nicolas de la Grave in het Tarn-et-Garonne. St Nicolas de la Grave in het Tarn-et-Garonne. St Nicolas de la Grave in het Tarn-et-Garonne.

By car, take the motorway Toulouse-Bordeaux (45 mn from Toulouse) exit CASTELSARRASIN (N°9),direction MOISSAC, AGEN. After 8km of MOISSAC, you turn on the left, crossed Canal and Garonne. In St Nicolas, you turn on the right direction MALAUSE. After 1km our white house on the right in front of funerary VIGNOLLES. From Bordeaux (1h3Omn). Exit at the exit Valence d'Agen(N°8). As of the exit of the motorway a sign will indicate you in direction of Valence d'Agen. When you arrived at Valence d'Agen after having crossed the Garonne, a crossing located on the RN113 Direction Malause and after turn on the right over the new bridge direction St Nicolas de la Grave. Our white-house on the left with the pool, in front of funerary Ets. VIGNOLLES .
By Train, nearest station Valence d'Agen or Moissac. Let us know your arrival time and we will have the pleasure of coming to pick you up.(The same by TGV in Agen or Montauban).

Airport : Toulouse Blagnac.

Holiday rental prices in Euros
Tarifs 2018
1 night inc.breakfast
1 person
2 persons
50 €
7 nights incl. breakfast  
1 person
270 €
2 persons
300 €
ADDRESS FOR RESERVATION : Mme BORDERIES Annie - Route de malause - 82210 -
  • St NICOLAS de la GRAVE - FRANCE . :  ++33 (0)625656156
  • : maurelde@wanadoo.fr
  • Earnest money : 25% by international money order
  • The municipality of St Nicolas of the grave perceives a 0,90-€ tourist tax by adult of more than 18 years a day and a person

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