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Courtyard Gites



 Art Courses

Capture The Scenery, with Jake Attree

- provisionally 10th May to the 16th May 2012

Following successful workshops in Italy and last year in France we’re inviting you to join us for 5 days in the picturesque area around Roujan, with visits to the historic town of Pezenas to enjoy our small group painting holiday and workshop.

With 40 years of experience, Jake will be demonstrating many different
Art mediums throughout the week, with one-to-one workshops and group work. Sketching skills in


        Each evening we will return to the pretty village of Roujan to newly
appointed and fully equipped accommodation.

There will also, weather permitting, be visits to historic Pezenas and several chateaux as well as time to appreciate the stunning scenery.
Arrangements have been made to tour a local winery and sketch in the vineyards whilst sipping a glass of regional wine.

   This break is aimed at all levels of artist, experienced and in-experienced.
Should you wish to bring a partner or a friend, there will be an opportunity for them to spend time
relaxing beside the pool or accompany you around the countryside. Joining in with the group for the wining and dining.
    For more detailed information about the break, accommodation, travel arrangements and costs, please contact
Or telephone Lesley on 01440 730367 or Alison Barr on 07808595073

Accommodation website

For queries about the art work course content please see our leaflet or contact Jake or Lindsay Attree -




Photography Courses


Make the camera work for you! - Photography for all with John Alexander.

( Arrive Sunday 17th June , Depart Thursday 21st June)

Have you ever wanted to take those stunning photographs as seen in the magazines. Now is your chance to learn how?

3 wonderful days tuition in the beautiful surroundings located between the Mediterranean and the Languedoc national park in southern France .

With professional photographer John Alexander to show you the ropes and to guide you through the use of your camera in idyllic locations. You will be able to join in our end of course exhibition held on our last evening.

The course price includes tuition, accommodation at our lovely gites and two meals a day. Book early to take advantage of the low prices of the budget airlines. Non course visitors are also welcome. It may also be possible to extend your stay with either Gite or B&B accommodation, subject to availability.

For further details see John Alexander website or please contact


Alison on 07808595073,


 John on 07828135696 for photography course content details.





Holidays for Motorcyclists


Want to combine your love of bikes with a holiday in beautiful southern France ?

We can offer you a great stay in our lovely gites together with the opportunity to enjoy the fantastic roads in the area.

Your choices are numerous:

Ride your bike through France , and once you reach your destination – relax in our secluded courtyard with it’s swimming pool. Then go for a ride out when you want, using our local knowledge.

Come down as a group, make a party out of your trip. If some don’t wish to ride out they can stay at the gites and chill out. It’s your choice.


Alternatively make it your family holiday. The biker brings their bike down and the rest fly in. We can provide transport from various local airports. (Dates and numbers permitting). Let us know your ideas and we’ll see what can be done.


Importantly your host has a knowledge of the area having been in the village for 15 years. By prior arrangement someone can ride out with you and show off what this beautiful area has to offer.


The accommodation is totally enclosed and tools are available if they should be needed. We want to make your trip as enjoyable and hassle free as possible.

 Please contact Gordon Barr on 07850886236 for more information.




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