Grignols is a lovely little village set in rural France in the Perigord Blanc region of the beautiful Dordogne. Self catering accommodation in Grignols gives visitors the best of both worlds as you can enjoy a rural and peaceful setting yet you’re close to so many attractions, including towns and cities such as Bergerac, Bordeaux and Perigueux. A holiday in a Grignols farmhouse will therefore suit many a tourist!
Self catering accommodation in Grignols is perfect for families, couples and friends who want to enjoy a quiet and relaxing holiday, surrounding the beautiful countryside of the Dordogne. This is a great place for sitting back and relaxing, enjoying a swim in your private Grignols farmhouse swimming pool or getting out on a bicycle and exploring. Bikes are a great way of getting around the countryside, or walking and hiking are popular too. With rivers and lakes all within the vicinity of your Grignols accommodation too you can also try a spot of fishing, or kayaking.
Grignols is only small but has all the essentials including a bar and restaurant, and a bakery where you can buy lovely fresh baked bread! Larger supermarkets are not far away either when you need to stock up the kitchen and do a larger shop.
Although self catering accommodation in Grignols may be set in a rural location there are many great places to visit within easy reach. Why not alternate between relaxing at your Grignols farmhouse one day, and going out an exploring the area the next?! Perigueux is the closest major town and is best known for its cathedral, originally built in the 1100’s. This is a World Heritage Site as it forms part of the World Heritage Sites of the Routes of Santiago de Compestela. Just a little further away is Bergerac where wine tasting is a must, and further still is Bordeaux – a spectacular city full of wonderful architecture and with an historic centre that’s a World Heritage Site too. Around the rest of Dordogne you’ll never be short of castles to visit as there are over 5,000 of them, including of course the remains of Grignols Castle!
Visitors to accommodation in Grignols will enjoy a mild to warm climate throughout the year. Summers are warm and pleasant with average highs in the mid-20’s C. Late spring and early autumn are also a great time to visit for enjoying the outdoors. During the winter the weather is cooler but not very cold, whilst rainfall is fairly consistent throughout the year.
You can reach self catering accommodation in Grignols via either the airport in Bergerac or Bordeaux. Bergerac Roumaniere Airport is considerably closer to accommodation in Grignols but has less choice of flights with the likes of Flybe, Ryanair and Jet2.com. Bordeaux Merignac Airport is about 90 minutes drive away but has substantially more airlines using it including British Airways, easyJet, and BMIBaby.