Make a holiday rental home or cottage in Siorac en Perigord, France your home away from home.
Siorac en Perigord is a picturesque village, full of stone-built cottages, leafy green trees and bubbling brooks, making it a popular destination for a romantic weekend getaway. Don’t let the calm exterior fool you though. Beneath the laid back atmosphere, the village has a whole host of different activities on offer – enough to keep any active family entertained for one or two weeks over the summer holidays.
Although far from the rowdy nightlife of the South Coast, Siorac en Perigord has various bars and restaurants, ideal for reading a book with a cup of coffee in the summer sunshine, or sampling the local wines into the late evening.
For those looking for something slightly more active, there are tennis courts and an 18-hole golf course within 2km of your chosen Siorac en Perigord holiday home. There are also a number of more adventurous alternatives on the doorstep, including go-karting and hot air ballooning, which offers spectacular views over the valley.
Siorac en Perigord is also set on the edge of the Dordogne River, which is a great place to participate in one of France’s favourite outdoor pastimes – canoeing. The river is suitable for all ages and abilities, from beginners to experts alike, with equipment hire available nearby. The river is also an excellent spot for fishing, and licenses are easily obtainable at the post office in the village.
The world-famous Lascaux Caves are also only a 20km drive from Siorac en Perigord self-catering accommodation, where visitors can view Paleolithic cave paintings, which are estimated to be more than 16,000 years old.
The weather in Siorac en Perigord is similar to the rest of the south of France. Summers can be very hot, with temperatures of more than 30°C a regular occurrence. The spring and autumn remain quite warm, making Siorac en Perigord an ideal destination for a break during these half-term holidays, or as a base for a long weekend escape.
Siorac en Perigord self-catering accommodation is most easily reached via Bergerac Airport (EGC), which is approximately 46km west of the village. Ryanair and Flybe flights land daily, arriving from a number of different UK airports, including London Stansted, Liverpool, Bristol and East Midlands Airports.