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Dordogne and Lot

The Dordogne is located in south west France inland from the Gironde estuary and has long been a prized holiday destination for British holiday makers. They come here for its slow, relaxed pace of life, pretty country towns and old villages, ancient castles and utterly beautiful and varied rural scenery. We have a fine selection of villas in the Dordogne that will provide the perfect holiday base for exploring the region.

The Dordogne is home to a number of fortified medieval towns. Perched on rocky outcrops, the ‘bastide’ towns (Of medieval origin) of Rocamadour, Domme and Monpazier give stunning glimpses into the history of the region and are perfect for exploring. The regional capital Sarlat has a wealth of tradition and history faithfully restored to its 17th century magnificence. Wander around its twice weekly market where you will find an array of local produce.

The region is known for its hundreds of prehistoric attractions including cave paintings, spectacular rock formations and underground rivers. Visit Les Eyzies and Lascaux II where you can see magnificent cave paintings and view the artefacts dating back 400,000 years.

Take a boat trip on a flat bottomed gabarre to explore pretty riverside villages, or if you fancy something more adventurous, you can hire a kayak at the pretty town of Brantôme and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the river Dronne at your own pace.

The department of Lot with its limestone countryside is a lovely slice of rural France; its capital, the small city of Cahors, has charming medieval streets and a unique 14th century bridge, the Pont de Valentre.

Enjoy the tranquil French countryside by car, foot or bike. Here there are miles of quiet country roads, walking trails and cycling paths. Visit the town markets or hire a canoe for a leisurely day on the river. Horse riding is also a popular past time in the Dordogne.

The Dordogne, like much of France, is a food lover’s delight which you can find at the region’s many local markets. From rich confit de canard to more adventurous escargots, it’s a feast for all the senses. Don’t leave the Dordogne without sampling truffles and clafoutis, a traditional baked desert of plums and cherries. All these are perfectly complimented by the region’s many fine wines. Enjoy a red Bergerac or a Montbazillac sweet wine which makes a perfect accompaniment for deserts.

With all this on offer, it’s no wonder the Dordogne is one of France most popular summer holiday destinations. Browse our selection of Dordogne holiday cottages today and find a holiday destination that will give you a real taste of rural French life.
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189 cottages are available
  • Sarlat, Dordogne×
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    Ref: F24500
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Private Swimming Pool - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location

    This fabulous, detached, stone house, with its private salt-water swimming pool and gardens, is situated at the end of...

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  • Le Pouget, nr. Puy-l’Evêque×

    Le Pouget, nr. Puy-l’Evêque

    Le Pouget, nr. Puy-l’Evêque

    5
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    Ref: W11198
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Indoor Swimming Pool - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location

    Le Pouget is a small peaceful hamlet close to Villefranche-du-Périgord. It is located in southern Dordogne, near...

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  • Payzac, nr. St. Yrieix-la-Perche×

    Payzac, nr. St. Yrieix-la-Perche

    Payzac, nr. St. Yrieix-la-Perche

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    Ref: W13860
    Key Features:
    - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This spacious property enjoys a private fishing pond, and there are several hectares of land adjacent to the...

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  • St. Pierre-d’Eyraud, Dordogne×

    Le Courtoudou

    St. Pierre-d’Eyraud, Dordogne

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    Ref: T24813
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Private Swimming Pool - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    With a private swimming pool and fishing lake, this attractive renovated farmhouse is situated halfway between the...

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  • Souillac, Lot×
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    Ref: F46169
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Rural Location

    Built around an 18-hole golf course amidst lush countryside, this beautiful golf and country club provides...

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  • Tourette, nr. Riberac×

    Tourette, nr. Riberac

    Tourette, nr. Riberac

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    Ref: W13333
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Private Swimming Pool - Garden / Patio - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This charming, nicely furnished and well equipped detached house, fairly typical of the region retains a feature...

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  • Fleurac, Dordogne ×

    Les Terrasses de la Coste

    Fleurac, Dordogne

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    Ref: FDE182
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Private Swimming Pool - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This stone-built cottage is set deep in the woods and nestles on a hillside with beautiful views of the...

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  • Lanzac×

    Lanzac

    Lanzac

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    Ref: FML052
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - No Pets Allowed

    The Domaine de Lanzac is located in a 10-hectare park, offering beautiful holiday properties built in the...

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  • St. Médard-de-Mussidan, Dordogne×

    Petit Bastit

    St. Médard-de-Mussidan, Dordogne

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    Ref: F24212
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This restored barn stands in large shared gardens. The appealing interior is modern and comfortable, with French...

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  • Agonac, Dordogne×

    Les Combes

    Agonac, Dordogne

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    Ref: F24555
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Private Swimming Pool - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location

    A short distance from Périgueux, set in the peaceful countryside situated on a hill, this 19th century...

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  • Saint-Mesmin ×

    Saint-Mesmin

    Saint-Mesmin

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    Ref: FAD292
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Private Swimming Pool - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue

    These two comfortable, holiday properties are located in a tranquil, countryside location, and are well equipped...

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  • Baneuil, Dordogne×

    Château de Baneuil

    Baneuil, Dordogne

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    Ref: FDE253
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Private Swimming Pool - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    With superb views of the Couze valley, this is a small château complete with dungeon dating back to the 11th...

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