The Gers! A land of authenticity, sharing, culture and gastronomy! Along our beautiful, undulating roads, you'll discover some magnificent bastides and castelnaux, with the Pyrenees as a backdrop! Then you'll discover the Gascon spirit, with its eternal sense of hospitality and unfailing friendliness. Meet our craftsmen, farmers and breeders during your stay, for a guaranteed return to basics. How can you talk about the Gers without talking about gastronomy? Foie gras, Armagnac, Floc de Gascogne, Gascony black pork and so many other dishes will delight your taste buds once our chef has prepared them! Adishatz!
What is it? Cows are bred for the Landes races. The aim is to spread or jump over a cow in the bullring. Jean, the owner, a former "écarteur" and a true enthusiast, invites you to his Ganadéria for an emotional visit. As well as discovering this local tradition, you'll be transported into the world of this colourful character. After this visit, you'll leave feeling more Gascon than a real Gascon!
Let's start with a visit to Pierre-Marie's traditional foie gras cannery. He'll guide you through his farm, from the nursery to the cannery, to show you how his final product, foie gras, is made. Then on to Roland, a passionate winemaker who will share with you the secrets of Armagnac production, followed of course by a tasting of white and red Floc, as well as several vintages of our local Gold, Armagnac.
Prefecture of our beautiful département. Let's start the tour with the imposing Cathédrale Sainte Marie, where a fabulous surprise is hidden inside. Then off to discover the pousterles (to find out what they are, just come to us!) and we reach the top of the monumental staircase for a panoramic view of the city.
Larressingle is one of only 6 villages in the Gers to be classified as "France's most beautiful villages". You'll be amazed by its originality. It is also one of the smallest fortified villages in France, earning it the nickname of "Little Carcassonne". Let yourself be guided by all the stories of this village that make up the great history of France.
D'Artagnan, everyone knows this illustrious Gascon! Well, he's from our region! From the little village of Lupiac to be precise. We'll be visiting his museum, passing the castle where he was born. We'll also take the opportunity to stop off at the village of Bassoues on the Route des Crêtes.
The Hotel Solenca is ideally located in Nogaro in the Gers, in the heart of the South-West, on the edge of the Landes and at the gateway to the Pyrenees. The hotel has 49 air-conditioned and soundproofed twin and double rooms, 23 of which are on the ground floor, including 2 PRM suites. All our facilities are free of charge: outdoor swimming pool, tennis court, bowling green, bicycles, gym, sauna, etc. Everything is organised in a green setting, in the peace and quiet of the Gascon countryside. Our chef will tantalise your taste buds with fresh, local produce.
Whether you're a coach operator, travel agent, club or association, we can offer you tailor-made holidays for as long as you want. Come and discover our beautiful region, full of surprises and encounters. For over 25 years, we have been committed to welcoming groups and passing on the values of our beautiful Gascony! Visits, tastings, culture and the great outdoors will set the pace for your holiday, and all with a lilting accent!
Collectors, we offer Gascony Rallies à la carte and for as long as you like. Come and discover our beautiful region along our small, undulating roads. All your trips will be accompanied by a roadbook and a plaque for each crew! You can also enjoy a discovery tour of the Paul Armagnac circuit with your vehicle. Visits, tastings, culture and the great outdoors will punctuate your holiday, and all with a lilting accent!
Fellow bikers, get behind the wheel of your muscle car or vintage car and explore our small, undulating roads on one of our à la carte Gascony Rallies. You can also enjoy a discovery tour on the Paul Armagnac circuit with your two-wheeler. Visits, tastings, culture and the great outdoors will set the pace for your holiday, and all with a lilting accent!
Cycling friends, discover a number of loops starting from the hotel, on hilly roads rich in scenery. We offer à la carte stays, full board or half board, with or without visits and even with the possibility of packed lunches. We have a closed garage for your bikes and a repair kit. We are members of the FFVélo, which is a guarantee for you. So get on your bikes and meet us in the Gers.
For hikers and nature lovers, the Gers is the place for you. Starting from the hotel and close by, there are several hiking trails to choose from, including one of the most legendary, "The Way of Saint James", as well as the "GR65". We offer à la carte holidays, full board or half board, with or without visits and even with the possibility of packed lunches. All you have to do is pack your travel bag and off you go to the Gers.
Golfing friends. We are 15 minutes from an 18-hole golf course and other nearby sites. We offer à la carte stays, full board or half board, with or without visits and even with the possibility of packed lunches. So pack your golf bag and head for the Gers.
Yogi friends. The Gers is a haven of peace. There are several bright rooms with parquet flooring for your courses and sessions, as well as our outdoor facilities. So get your mat ready and head for the Gers.
Bridge friends. Several seminar rooms are available for your frenzied games. So get your cards ready and head for the Gers.
Don't hesitate to contact us to organise all your family events. We have 49 rooms as well as large indoor and outdoor areas for your family get-togethers. You'll be able to spice up your evenings with entertainment or your afternoons with family games.
Sporty friends. Right in the heart of nature, you'll find lakes, hiking trails, mountain bike tracks, stadiums and lots of other facilities close to the hotel. So get your trainers and head for the Gers.
Epicurean friends. What better way to treat your taste buds than in the Gers? Imagine, for example, a trip along the wine route through Madiran, Saint Mont and Côtes de Gascogne! And let's not forget the gastronomic delights: a little semi-cooked foie gras, a good duck breast with potatoes in duck fat and a nice croustade for dessert! It's enough to whet the appetite! So let's get to work on your taste buds and head for the Gers.
Curious friends. An extraordinary adventure awaits you in the Gers! Our heritage, our little story in the big story of France, but also our attachment to tradition. You'll find the perfect balance in our land. So pack your bags and head for the Gers.
In the mood for relaxation? We have a relaxation area with sauna and gym, with the option of booking a massage. So pack your bags and head for the Gers.
The Gers is the emblem of slow tourism! Taking the time to travel, meet the locals, taste and visit. That's what makes holidays in the Gers so comforting. The Gascon spirit! So pack your bags and head for the Gers.
Party people! Come and celebrate New Year's Eve with us! We also have plenty of festivals to suit all tastes: Jazz in Marciac Festival, Tempo Latino Festival, Pentecôte in Vic, Bandas in Condom, Country Festival in Mirande and many more! So grab your scarves and head for the Gers.
Tourism and disability approved
3 rooms, 200 pers.
outdoor swimming pool
1 sports hall, 1 sauna, 1 tennis court, 1 bowling green
6 buses, 100 cars, 150 bicycles