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Le Port, 24170 Siorac-en-Perigord, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I booked this place for a group of friends as we had a wedding to attend nearby. I booked it because it was cheap and had access to the river. We weren't disappointed. The location is stunning and the reception was very warm and welcoming. Meryl and Chris were lovely hosts and really looked after us. One (very small) downside... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Booked this b&b on the strength of some good reviews but was very disappointed. I do agree about the lovely riverside location and the rerception by the owner. But the room although a good size was very stark with only minimal furniture not even a small table of any sort. The place is layed out and run more like a... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The hotel is located on the bridge with a rather marvellous view of the river from the garden. More of a hotel than a B&B. Meryl and Chris, an English couple bought L’Escale 10 years ago because it was run down and “cheap”. The project to renovate it is obviously taking longer than they anticipated. In May 2013 they had... More

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Colorado
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is the second time we have stayed with Chris and Meryl James at Escale. They top our list of favorite hosts in all our years of travel. Their friendliness, intelligent conversation, travel tips and big hearts made us feel like family. Chris is an excellent chef, and his duck confit, steaks cooked on stones and tasty pizza were our... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

stayed at the beginning of may for a few days for a wedding in the local Chateaux... Meryl put up with a lot, considering we were such a rowdy bunch. Great stay, great food (hot stone was excellent) and perfect hosts. thank you!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

By the end of my stay we all felt like family. They went way beyond the call of duty to make us feel at home. Would recommend to anyone. The food was also excellent - great steak and big fat prawns. :-)

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Limerick, Ireland
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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Happened upon this restaurant recently, between the villages of Siorac-en-Perigord and Coux-et-Bigaroque. Good selection of French dishes - and excellent pizzas for those in a hurry. Best of all, in the dusk of the evening, was the view down the river Dordogne and the families out fishing and relaxing. Will definitely revisit, when we return in the spring for a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Stopped here for one night on our way to our villa. Absolutely beautiful! Very welcoming owners and staff. Room was just lovely! We had a perfect meal with one of the loveliest views ever! We will definitely be back!

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Ate here on our first night staying in a house in Siorac and it turned out to be our most expensive meal over the whole holiday. The food is good but not great and you can get far better value else where. The buffet starter choice could be better, and you cook your meat yourself as it is served on... More

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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

friendly , clean, knowledgable and very very good value. We will return to this gem of a place right by the wonderful river. Central to the beautiful sights chateaux's and wines of the region. British couple and their family are the proprietors, the room was clean spacious with character, modern but french, a view from the terrace, internal and external... More

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Address: Le Port, 24170 Siorac-en-Perigord, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Dordogne > Siorac-en-Perigord
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L'Escale is superbly situated on the riverbank of the beautiful Dordogne river on the outskirts of the charming village of Siorac-en-Perigord. This friendly, family run business offers 5 B&B rooms (3 double and 2 family) and a self catering Studio apartment, all with river and garden outlook and access to the riverbank. The stunning views from the terrace and the added bonus of the bar and grill restaurant make this a unique holiday spot to rest and unwind. ... more   less 
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