Frequently Asked Questions

5 guest rooms with SPA & swimming pool and 1 cottage near Sarlat in the Dordogne valley


Is breakfast included in the price of the overnight stay in a B&B ?

Yes, our room rates include accommodation and breakfast for our guests staying in B&B.

Are there restaurants near the guest house ?

A farm inn opened seasonally is located 5 minutes from the guest house in the town of Marquay. Otherwise there are many restaurants in Sarlat and the surrounding area.

You will find a selection of good addresses in our welcome booklet sent to you after you have made your reservation.

When do you offer a "tables d'hôtes"

The table d’hôtes is offered on Saturday evening from November to March (minimum of 4 participants)

However, we offer our gourmet dinners 1 to 3 evenings per week. You will find the details here.

Can I have food on the evening of my arrival ?

We offer our “Gourmet suppers” 1 to 3 evenings a week, they must be reserved no later than 48 hours in advance. They are served at 7:30 p.m. If you are not sure that you will have arrived at this time, we advise you to eat on your journey.

Do you offer vegetarian or gluten-free breakfasts ?

Our breakfasts are in the form of a sweet and savory buffet, vegetarians will easily find what suits them.

Our kitchen is not designed to cook gluten-free dishes for people with allergies. However, for intolerant people, let us know. Nathalie will do her best to make pastries that are very low in gluten.

What time is breakfast served ?

Breakfast is served in the communal dining room or outside if the weather permits it between 08:30 and 10:00 AM

Aux Bories de Marquay

How do I get to the Aux Bories de Marquay guest house ?

You will find all the necessary information on our Find us page of the website. If you are coming from Les Eyzies, do not follow the directions if your GPS tells you to turn left towards the Château de Puymartin. Continue straight and take the direction Marquay

Our GPS coordinates are: 44 ° 55’14.4 “N 1 ° 09’02.6” E

In case of difficulty, you can always contact us on 0611709281

What is the arrival time ?

We will welcome you between 5:00 PM and 6:30 PM. In case of late arrival, please let us know.

We no longer welcome hosts after 9:30 PM.

At what time should I check out?

We ask our guests to check out before 10:30 AM.

Where can I recharge my electric vehicle?

We have two charging stations in our parking lot:

  • one 11 KWH with a type 2 connector
  • One Green up maximum 3.7 KWH.

Charging is based on the KWH consumed.


How can I book a stay in the B&B or in the cottage ?

Our booking engine is available on our website. Availability is up to date and you are guaranteed to benefit of the best price by booking directly.

Do not hesitate to contact us if needed.

I have to cancel my reservation, what will I pay ?

We have different offers which have different rates and cancellation conditions. Details can be found on our booking engine.

Cancellation insurance is available on our booking engine.

You will find details of our T&C here.

Can I stay with my pet ?

Animals are not allowed in the property (cottage and guest house)

Do you accept children of all ages?

For safety reasons with the pool, we cannot accommodate young children.

Children from 10 years old are welcome. Please note that a baby counts as one person. The number of persons indicated for each room must not be exceeded (so that we are in conformity with the regulation of the rooms of hosts and our insurance) and we have the right to refuse any additional person.


Which visits do you recommend?

By staying at Aux Bories de Marquay, you are less than 30 minutes from all the points of interest in the Périgord Noir. You will find examples of sites to visit on our “Tourism” page. Once you have made your reservation, we will send you our eBook which will give you typical examples of visiting days as well as our good addresses.

Do I need to book tours in advance?

In high season, we advise you to book visits to Lascaux II or IV and the Gouffre de Padirac in advance. Take into account the journey time to go there before booking, it would be a shame not to be able to enjoy the breakfast.

The SPA, the swimming pool

What are the opening hours of the Spa ?

The Spa is accessible from 11:00 AM to 07:00 PM by reservation

Is there a fee to access the Spa ?

No, the access to the Spa is included in the price of the night. If many people want to access it at the same time, we ask our guests to limit the use of the Spa to 30 minutes per day.

Can I privatize the Spa ?

Access to the Spa is by reservation of 30-minute slots per day and per room. During this time, the Spa is privatized.

If you want to enjoy the Spa on the evening of your arrival, do not hesitate to contact us to reserve a time slot.

When is the swimming pool open

The swimming pool is open from mid-April to the end of October from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. weather permitting.


Is linen provided ?

Yes, you will find the beds made up on your arrival. We also provide you with towels, bath sheets and household linen.

Will we have access to the swimming pool and Spa ?

Yes, you will have access to the swimming pool and  Spa shared with the guest house.

Is there a bakery near the cottage?

There is no bakery in the immediate vicinity of the guest house. The day before, you can ask for some and we will provide you with baguettes and hot pastries in the morning for breakfast.

Can I take advantage of the breakfast and table d'hôtes services ?

The cottage has all the equipment to be independent for catering.

The breakfasts of the guest house and the table d’hôtes are reserved for residents of the guest rooms.