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Douelle

Lot (LBO)

Base Manager Jacques Guenin welcomes you to Douelle . Douelle and its river are steeped in history, with the most important section between Cahors and Fumel . The river has been used for trading wines and cereals from Cahors since the Middle Ages. Douelle itself was famous for its skilled boatmen and a Gabarra is hung in the local church reminding the locals of its village history.

Le Boat Douelle base
Le Moulinat
F - 46140 Douelle

 Our base offers toilets, showers and fresh, hot drinks. There is also free of charge open-air parking and enclosed parking without surveillance is available at 24€ per week.

Opening times
8.30am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 6pm . The base is closed on Sunday.
Boats are available between 4pm and 6pm. If you are going to arrive late, please advise us by phone.

You will find a supermarket, restaurants, a post office, bakery and vineyards.

General opening hours: 8am - 1pm and 2pm - 7.30pm

Market days
Wednesday and Saturday morning at Cahors
Sunday morning at Douelle

Hotels and restaurants
Le Vieux Douelle - Tel. 05 65 20 02 03
La Marine - Tel. 05 65 20 02 06
Le Chateau De Man - Tel. 05 65 35 90 40
Chateau De Mercuès - Tel. 05 65 20 00 01
Le Clos Grand - Tel. 05 65 35 04 39
La Chartreuse - Tel. 05 65 35 17 37

Travel information

By Road
Maps Michelin n° 79 and IGN n° 110 Arriving from the South - Leave motorway exit 58 Cahors Sud . Then take the N20 direction Cahors / Villeneuve sur Lot for 18 km. At the Mac Donald’s roundabout turn right in the direction of Villeneuve sur Lot. Take the D 911 for 5 km. At the Mercués traffic lights turn left in the direction of Douelle . Our base is 4 km from here. Arriving from North - Leave motorway exit 57 Cahors Nord / Villeneuve sur Lot and continue for 10 km. At the Mac Donald’s roundabout turn right in the direction of Villeneuve sur Lot. Take the D 911 for 5 kms . At the Mercués traffic lights, turn left in the direction of Douelle . Our base is 4 km from here.

Airports
Bordeaux, Toulouse

By Taxi
Taxi Douellais - Tel: 05 65 30 90 17 Fax: 05 65 36 79 90

Car Rental
Avis - Tel: 05 65 30 13 10 Budget - Tel: 05 65 30 19 20 Hertz - Tel: 05 65 35 34 69

By Rail
Railway Station at Cahors