In the heart of the Cahors AC vineyards and within easy reach of Cahors town and railway station(12km), the Cahors Wine Hotel Restaurant Le Vinois Hotel at Caillac (46 Lot, Occitanie) to the west of Cahors, offers stylish accommodation surrounded by vines.
The Restaurant offers contemporary decor and cuisine and you can also have a half-day cookery course and tasting with the Head Chef.
At Le Vinois Hotel guestrooms have all the conveniences expected in a hotel in its class to suit guests’ utmost comforts. Each of the hotel’s guestrooms offers non smoking rooms, air conditioning, daily newspaper, desk, hair dryer, television. This accommodation contains all of the facilities and conveniences you would expect from a hotel in its class. Leisure and sports facilities include an outdoor pool!
Cahors has been a favourite of ours since the beginning of our interest in wine. The Lot, south of the more crowded Dordogne, is both dramatic and scenic – and the vineyards are very evident – along the valley west of the attractive town of Cahors and on the hillsides (causses) north and south of the river. Its wines are very distinctive, based on The Malbec grape – quite different from Bordeaux or the Languedoc. Only red wine, it is traditionally tannic and plummy – probably better with food than by itself. However, recent vintages are succeeding in retaining depth of flavour with some wonderfully smooth attractive tannins. resulting in a wonderfully smooth big mouthful of wine, drinkable young but with good ageing potential.
for more info and to check availability at this Cahors wine hotel – see Le Vinois
nearby alternative vineyard accommodation at Chateau de Mercuès
Nearest airports: Bergerac Dordogne Perigord EGC (70 miles/110km), Toulouse Blagnac TLS (75 miles/120km)
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