Palaminy is a perfect setting for art, history, painting, biking, and taking in the historical treasures and sites from towns and villages throughout the region.

Choose among our theme workshops * to have an insider approach to French “art de vivre”. We can help on specific requests to answer your wishes and arrange for tailor-made activities.


Cheese and wine
Art of wine and cheese tasting*

Food and wine matching

Tips to the art of matching dishes with proper wines*

Wine tasting

How to better appreciate different wines*

Liquors (Armagnac, Cognac, Whisky)

Tasting and comparing different liquors produced in the area*



Foie gras workshop *
How to make foie gras

French cuisine *
How to prepare authentic French recipes


Private pool in season (53 m x 23 m)
Private tennis
Table tennis
Jogging in the park
Biking (bike rental available)
Hiking in the Pyrénées

*Advance reservation needed. Estimate on request

Additional Information: Residing on the property in the detached Steward’s House is pianist and composer Edmund Barton Bullock ( As his travel schedule permits, Mr. Bullock will invite you to a recital or can provide a piano master class (for an additional fee).