Bijou Bespoke: jewel-like holidays filled with sparkle, just for you.


Bijou Barn is our holiday rental situated in the beautiful Lot region of South West France, offering the perfect base to explore this area.


Due to popular demand, we’ve created Bijou Bespoke as an additional service to our guests. With Bijou Bespoke, you decide what you want from your holiday and we take care of everything else.

  • You want a fantastic holiday but sometimes it’s hard to get exactly what you want from your trip.
  • Holidays are so important as your time is precious and you want to enjoy it with those you care about.
  • You need to get the balance between adventure and relaxation right, whilst experiencing the very best your destination has to offer.

We know it’s often hard to find exactly what you want from a holiday but don’t worry, we can help you by creating something totally unique, just for you. Just as no two people are the same, no two holidays should be the same either.

We include the following as standard:-

Airport transfers
Experience the area in a chauffeur driven car
Visit lovely restaurants
We cook for you at home
We leave you plenty of time for relaxation
We do the planning so you can do the enjoying

Our local knowledge and curiosity to seek out the unique and unusual, mean that you get to enjoy special experiences and create wonderful memories.

Here are some Bijou Bespoke ideas to try:-

  • Gin Tastings
  • Wine Tasting Safari
  • Visit a Local Market with a Local
  • Play Pétanque with a Pro
  • Explore the Countryside in a Vintage Car
  • Art Tour – Meet Local Artists and Sculptors
  • Take to the Water
  • Meet the Winegrowers and Learn About Their Craft Over Lunch

Do you want to know more about a Bijou Bespoke holiday?

Please click here to find out more information and get in touch as we would love to help you create your perfect holiday.

The early bird gets cheep cheep flights



Yes, I know you have barely got your Christmas decorations packed away and your New Year resolutions are still intact…..well hopefully.

It’s a fact that those who book their summer holidays early get more choice and better all round value. In addition, there is the peace of mind factor, knowing that it’s booked and all you need to do is look forward to it.

If you book early then you can enjoy flights that are much cheaper. All the airlines are offering deals at the moment so if you want to have more to spend on your summer holiday then save money by booking your flights now.

Bijou Barn is situated in the south west of France and is surrounded by the following airports, so there is plenty of choice.

Airports near Bijou Barn

  • Toulouse:  80km south-east
  • Bergerac:  85km north-west
  • Brive:  120km north-east
  • Bordeaux:  190km west
  • Limoges:  221km north
  • La Rochelle : 362km north east

Low Cost Airlines flying from the UK




Jet 2 

Here is a breakdown of who flies where

Please note that not all Flybe flights are direct. Please check for more details on their website.

Toulouse Airport

Edinburgh   Birmingham   Glasgow   Guernsey   Jersey   Manchester   Southampton

London Gatwick   London Luton

London Stansted


Bergerac Airport

Bristol   East Midlands   Liverpool   London Stansted

Jet 2
Leeds Bradford

Brive Airport

Liverpool   London Stansted

Bordeaux Airport

Belfast   Bristol   Glasgow   Liverpool   London Gatwick   London Stansted

Edinburgh   London Stansted

Limoges Airport

Belfast City   Dublin   Edinburgh   Glasgow   Guernsey   Jersey   Leeds Bradford   Manchester  Newcastle   Southampton

Bristol   East Midlands   Leeds Bradford   London Stansted   Manchester

La Rochelle Airport

Aberdeen   Belfast   Birmingham   Edinburgh   Glasgow   Leeds Bradford   Manchester Newcastle   Southampton

London Gatwick

London Stansted

The Next Blog Post

If you are planning to drive to Bijou Barn, then my next post is just for you – it’s all about making the drive part of your holiday and ensuring your trip is stress free by suggesting routes, stop overs and interesting places to see on your journey.