Welcome to beautiful Lalinde

“A perfect break in the heart of the Dordogne “

Welcome to our Maison Porte del Marty in the heart of the bastide town of Lalinde, 20 minutes from Bergerac by car and on the main train route between Bordeaux and Sarlat.


Allow us to introduce ourselves, Brian and Cheri Hewitt, francophiles from Auckland, New Zealand.

Brian and Cheri Hewitt @Maison Porte del Marty, Lalinde

Our warm and elegant Maison de Maître borders directly on the Dordogne river with 4 ensuite (shower room) bedrooms on the 1st floor overlooking the river. Chambre 1 of 30 m³ comes with it’s own balcony, Chambre 2 of 24 m³, Chambre 3 of 27 m³  and Chambre 4 of 32 m3 have large double French windows opening on to the beautiful Dordogne River with it’s ever changing flow, birdlife and valley vista. All rooms have king size beds, pocket spring mattresses with freshly pressed cotton linen, a comfortable night is assured. Chambre 3 and Chambre 4 can be converted to 2 x single beds. We don’t have any family rooms.

We serve a sumptuous continental breakfast on the ground floor balcony or in our dining room / kitchen on those cooler mornings, or in your chamber. We are directly opposite the Ulrich Boulangerie and Patisserie, renowned in our region for their mouth watering pastries.

Lalinde has a good selection of restaurants, bars and cafes to suit most tastes and within 15 minutes there are wide choices ranging from Chateaux dinners to Michelin Star rated dining to homely Ferme Auberges where they serve succulent local Perigourdine Duck or Goose foie gras, confit and/or magret breast, all produced on site and prepared and served by the owner.

Whether you are passing through or intend to stay for a few days to enjoy the beautiful Dordogne Valley with its vineyards, golden stone Chateaux, dramatic contours and famous history, we welcome you to our home. Further photo’s and information available on request.

Find out more about our rooms, our rates and how to find us.

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Use Google Maps France ” Street View ” to get a 360° view of Lalinde, Maison Porte del Marty, Pont de Lalinde and the beautiful Dordogne River.  Type in the name Maison Porte del Marty 24150 France and use your mouse to click a starting point and the arrows to turn 360°, to change the position of the view, click on the road at another point and the camera view will change to this position. It’s  a great tool and kind of fun !