Around Us

Whether you decide to spend your time around the pool or with a good read under the trees or, if it is a fun-filled, active break you are after, we guarantee you will not find yourself short of things to do, places to see, go hungry or feel thirsty!

Wine & Cognac

​Maison Metcalf is perfe​ctly positioned between the Bordeaux vinyards to the South, Bergerac vinyards to the East and the wonderful Cognac area to the North

Historical Sites

Churches, abbeys, châteaux, museums and caves….all around us! Scattered throughout the country side this corner is ideal for those with an interest in the history of the area


Whether it is a leisurely walk, a cycle through the country lanes, canoeing down the Dronne or even swinging from trees, this area has it all and more! 

Dining Out

Our visitors have a fantastic choice of eateries in the area and beyond.  We even have a tex-mex on our doorstep as well as the very popular château restaurant in Chalais