Astrofarm - a break with a difference!

Astrofarm is a unique residential centre set in the glorious French countryside, ideally located for a variety of outdoor holidays.

Situated in Confolens in the Charente region of the South West of France, our location offers a wonderful choice of breaks for those interested in astronomy, walking, cycling, fishing, canoeing, horse riding and bird watching activities. At Astrofarm, we provide maps, routes and local information, on site bike hire, secure bike storage and workshop, washing and drying facilities and can offer transport to start and finish points for your activity in our 8 seater minibus.

Astrofarm is well positioned for an overnight stop on route to the South of France, a base for house hunting in the Charente and surrounding areas and sightseeing trips to Cognac, Dordogne and Limoges.  Our accommodation is perfect for groups or large family visits to the area and our hospitality is second to none!

With flexible 14 bed accommodation, kitchen, dining room and social area, veranda, gardens, full disabled access, free wifi and our renowned hospitality, Astrofarm is the perfect retreat for both single traveller and groups. Just €30 per person per night B&B, including airport transfers, bedding, towels, endless tea and coffee and toiletries, 24 hour access to kitchen & lounge, you won’t find a better deal anywhere!

A simple booking system, straightforward pricing, plenty of information and advice and easy contact, we have made arranging your trip as painless as possible. Email us with any questions or concerns to and we will be delighted to help. 


A residential centre created especially for astronomy holidays or short breaks. Accommodation and meals to suit the needs of the 'up all night' astronomer looking for flexibility and warm hospitality. Of course, you don't need to be into astronomy to enjoy our fabulous accommodation ....

Velvet dark, clear skies, a fully equipped observatory, on site tuition and imaging ready laptops, provide everything for perfect astronomy holidays for both the beginner and expert astronomer and astro-photographer. 

Check availability of beds, events, activities and our current special offers and then book your holiday or short break directly through our quick and easy booking pages.