Le Moulin de Malecoste is situated in the northern part of Lot, offering easy access to the departments of Correze and Dordogne. The beautiful surrounding countryside ideal to be explored by car, bicycle or on foot.

Visitors are within easy reach of some of the most perfectly preserved medieval towns in France. These include Rocamadour, Martel, SarlatCarrenac, Turenne, Loubressac as well as the village of Collonges-la-Rouge,  one of ” France’s most beautiful villages” (Les Plus Beau Villages de France)

The villages of Sarrazac, L’Hopital St Jean, Les Quatres Routes, Cressensac and Meyssac (all within a 6 – 8 Km radius) have well stocked supermarkets, butchers, bakers, pharmacies, hairdressers, cafes and bars. The larger town of Brive-la-Gaillarde is about 20 minutes away, its weekly (Saturday) food market, famous throughout France.
 
The magnificent Dordogne river is a 25/30-minute drive from the mill, a great spot for a picnic, swimming and canoeing which is an alternativel way in which to view the unspoiled scenery, villiages and castles along the river.

This area is famous for its gastronomical excellence and regional cuisine, characterized by duck, goose, foie gras, truffles walnuts, walnut oil as well as the food and brocante markets held in surrounding villages. It is equally popular for its wines which are produced in vineyards around Cahors.  

Many activities are available within 30 minutes’ drive from the Moulin.

There are three golf courses in the area, fishing in many surrounding rivers, horse-riding, cave visits, tennis, hiking, cycling as well as water sports available at the Lac du Causse.