The gite Chez Ming is a comfortable self catering gite holiday home apartment in the charming village of Catus near Cahors in the Lot, South West France. The gite is close to major tourist sites of the south and SW - in the Dordogne, Lot & Garonne, Aveyron, Tarn & Garonne, Correze - and only 2-3 hours drive to the Pyrenees and the mountains of the Cantal. You are invited to browse through our pages to discover what we at Chez Ming Gite and this lovely area around Cahors in South-West France have to offer to make yours a memorable and enjoyable holiday.
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LOCATION: Where we are in Southwest France

The GPS co-ordinates of the Chez Ming gite are:     44.555N    1.336E

The gite is located in the medieval village of Catus, 15kms from Cahors in the Lot department of the Occitanie region (old Midi-Pyrenees and Laguedoc-Roussillon regions) of South-West France. Main tourist sites of the Dordogne, Aveyron, Tarn, Tarn & Garonne and Lot & Garonne are easily accessible. Many are within an hour's drive. The gite is about 20kms from the A20 motorway along the D13.

Map showing location of Chez ming gite in Catus near Cahors in south-west France
Map of roads leading to/from Catus near cahors

   Cahors- 15 kms
   Paris - 550kms
   Toulouse - 120kms
   Limoges - 190kms
   Bordeaux - 230kms
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  Toulouse - 120kms
  Bergerac - 100kms
  Rodez - 140kms
  Limoges - 190kms

The airports have car hire faciltilies of the major car hire firms.

The maps below show some of the streets and main services in Catus. The Chez Ming gite occupies the whole of the groundfloor of a large 3-storey stone house with blue-grey shutters located at the edge of the village along the Quai du Vert. Across the bridge from Chez Ming there is a lovely shaded pathway which takes you on a short walk of about 15 minutes alongside the stream (Le Vert) to the Lac Vert, a leisure lake about 1km away. The lake is also accessible by road along the D13.

GETTING to CHEZ MING GITE by ROAD: Open the google map below and enter your search query.

map of Catus

Some scenes of Catus village.
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