Our surroundings


Domaine Le Portrait is situated close to the village of Saint-Severin with 700 inhabitants, located in La Charente, on the border with the Dordogne. In the village are all necessities available.


La Charente is one of the four departments of the Poitou-Charentes.

This region has a good climate, an area with nearly the most hours of sunshine in France (300 days per year!) In summer warm but not too hot!

Some villages in the area are your visit more than worthwhile:


Aubeterre Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is one of "les plus beaux villages" of France



Angoulême the capital of the Charente, with a very rich history and cultural heritage



Cognac a must for the true enthusiast, a city with many rows correctly distillate



Villebois-Lavelette Another beautiful village in the immediate vicinity is the attractive Villebois/Lavalette






Besides visiting great towns, there are more possibilities in the area:


Markets in the surrounding areas there is every day a nice market to find

Climbing Great rock climbing destinated as one of the better of France

Circuit des remparts For a lover of history (race) car is a must

Golf No lack of golf in the area

Other activities The area is ideal for many cultural and sportive activities




For more information visit the official website of the Charente: visitcharente


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