Hello and Welcome to "le vrai sud Ouest"!
We are Caroline and Jean-Pierre. Together, we run a cosy chambres d'Hôtes (B&B) in Viella, in a stunning region of Gascony, GERS, South west France.
Viella Vacances is a traditional Gascon home and barn which we have being lovingly renovating since 2008. We opened as a chambres d'hôtes in 2009.
Why stay with us ?
3 ensuite rooms on the first floor, each with individually controlled air conditioning
Sunny lounge, reading area and kitchen solely for guest use
Enjoy a cosy evening by the log fire where you can even grill your own steak!!
Large terrace with BBQ which guests are welcome to use
A small pool for taking that well earned dip in the afternoon!!
A separate guest entrance, so you don't need to worry about coming in at 3am!!
We are registered with Clé Vacances and our accommodation has been awarded 3 keys.
The Village of Viella
The pretty village of Viella, Gers, is situated in the heart of Gascony.
Just 20 minutes from Nogaro and its race circuit, 30 minutes from Marciac and its' famous jazz festival and less than an hour from the large towns of Pau and Tarbes.
Viella is surrounded by superb scenery with rolling hills and the vineyards of Madiran and St Mont extend as far as the eye can see. The Pyrenees mountains make a stunning back drop in the distance.
Viella has a Bakery, grocery, pharmacy and bar/bistro all within 10mins walk.
The village swimming pool is open every day during the summer months (July & August).
From fêtes local (village fêtes) to international festivals, the choice is yours. Latino Tempo July, Jazz in Marciac and Tango in Tarbes in August. See our calender for details
Réveillon St Sylvestre, Viella
To finish the year in a unique way, why not come join us on 31 December?
Events and demonstrations all day in and around the vines. Come see the theatre spectacle and then take part in the procession by flame through the village to the vines where we harvest the grapes for the famous Pacherenc hivernal. And finally, see in the new year with a gala dinner here in the village or at Chateau Crouseilles. Phew!
The region of Great Wine
Why not take a trip around some of the 100 or so award winning local vineyards to sample the wines of Madiran, St Mont and Pacherenc or one of the vineyards specialising in Armagnac and Floc de Gasgogne ?
Where are we ?
40 minutes from Pau airport (AF), an hour from Tarbes / Lourdes (RyanAir) and less than 2 hours from Biaritz, Toulouse and Bordeaux
Being just 90 minutes from Spain and the coast as well as the Pyrenees, Viella Vacances is the ideal location for touring the SW of France.
We look forward to welcoming you to our home very soon !
Telephone : 0033 (0)5 62 69 21 91 / 0033 (0)6 79 58 12 82
Email: [email protected]