Le Chêne Vert is situated in the Limousin region of france, in the department of The Haute Vienne and is often referred to as the "lake district of France". We are situated 2 minutes off of junction 26 of the A20 Auto route and is easily accessible by car or plane via Limoges Airport.

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By Road


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There are daily crossings from the Uk to Calais and Boulogne We are approximately 6 1/2 hours drive once you leave the ferry. The route is motorway/toll roads all the way offering plenty of places to stop for coffee, food or rest.

Alternatively you can opt for a night crossing into Le Harve, Caen or Cherbourg. The drive is approximately 6 hours. The roads are dual carriageway most of the way, with one section of auto route though it is possible to avoid the toll roads if you prefer.

See our links page for details on ferry companies


By Air


Le Chêne Vert can be found 15 minutes drive from Limoges airport. With budget airlines offering daily flights from London Stansted and weekly flights from other UK airports your journey time can be drastically reduced. If you do not want to bring your fishing gear on the plane, why not hire it from us. See our prices page for details.

For further details on flights see our links page.

Inexpensive car hire is available at the airport and can be booked in advance.

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