Where to stay around Ayen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 204 holiday lettings near Ayen. From 94 houses to 50 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ayen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ayen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ayen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pompadour Hippodrome: 457 holiday lettings
  • Centre National d'Etudes Edmond Michelet: 896 holiday lettings
  • Lascaux IV Caves Museum: 2,395 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Hautefort: 705 holiday lettings
  • Condat Le Lardin Station: 1,778 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ayen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Ayen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 94 houses in Ayen. Our other popular types of Ayen holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Mobile homes: 11 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ayen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 138 holiday homes with pool available in Ayen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Ayen, France your home away from home

    Holidaymakers wanting an excursion to a quiet place in the mid to south west of France can take a relaxing and enjoyable break in Ayen. This is a wonderfully scenic part of the country located in the Limousin region. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, gites, apartments and B&Bs.

    Things to do on holiday to Ayen, France

    This is a very attractive region and ideal for hiking, cycling and horse riding with great countryside, hills and valleys to explore. Holidaymakers can indulge in a few watersports in the region with swimming, canoeing, sailing, water skiing and wind surfing available. Fly fishing is also very popular on the rivers here. A few tennis courts and 18-hole golf courses are located in this part of the French countryside including at Brive-la-Gaillarde. Holidaymakers here can take a two hour drive to the winter resorts and enjoy some downhill and cross country skiing. Visitors can also try some different activities in the region such as paragliding, hang-gliding, tree walking and paintballing. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drink from local markets and stores. There are a few shops in the area to purchase souvenirs, arts and crafts. Bars, cafes and restaurants can be found in the area, where visitors will be served mainly local cuisine. There are more options or dining and shopping available at nearby places such as Brive-la-Gaillarde.

    Places to visit on holiday to Ayen, France

    Ayen has a rich history and therefore there are many interesting sites and ancient buildings in the village such as the 12th century church and the fountains and wash houses at Low Ayen. A short drive away is Hautefort, where there is a castle and a museum of medicine. Another interesting place nearby is Pompadour, the city of horses, where there is a 15th century chateau as well as a stud farm and racecourse. Terrasson Gardens of the Imagination is another great place to visit. Further afield holidaymakers could take a two hour drive west to the city of Bordeaux, which has many fantastic buildings, museums, parks and gardens as well as lots of shops, restaurants, bars and nightclubs.

    Weather in Ayen, France

    The weather between June and September is generally warm with the average high in July around 27 degrees centigrade. There is an average of nine hours of sunshine per day in July. December and January are the coldest months with an average high of just six degrees centigrade. The wettest month of the year is May with an average of 11 rainy days.

    Travel to Ayen, France

    Limoges-Bellegarde Airport (LIG) is approximately an hour and a half drive from Ayen and has flights to and from Southampton (SOU) with Flybe as well as Liverpool (LPL) and London Stansted (STN) with Ryanair. Domestic flights arrive here too from Paris-Orly (ORY) and Lyon (LYS). Avis, Europcar, Hertz and National Citer are car rental firms located opposite the airport terminal building.

    Sightseeing in and around Ayen

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Ayen a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pompadour Hippodrome (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Piscine Municipale (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Ayen

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ayen is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cave of Lascaux (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
    • Vezere Valley (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)