Where to stay around Payrac?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 586 holiday lettings near Payrac. From 332 houses to 117 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Payrac for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Payrac?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Payrac:

  • Le Puy d'Alon: 16 holiday homes
  • Baillot: 16 holiday homes
  • Les Molières-Sud: 15 holiday homes
  • Quartier de la Récège: 15 holiday homes
  • Quartier de l'Abbaye: 15 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Place de la Liberte: 2,691 holiday lettings
  • Quercyland: 2,038 holiday lettings
  • Sarlat Station: 2,618 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Turenne: 1,087 holiday lettings
  • Souillac Golf and Country Club: 1,966 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Payrac 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 Payrac?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 332 houses in Payrac. Our other popular types of Payrac holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 26 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Payrac?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 397 holiday homes with pool available in Payrac. 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 Payrac, France your home away from home

    This village in the Lot department of the south-western France is ideal for anyone looking for a mix of historical discovery and the tranquil embrace of nature. It was an important town at the height of Roman occupation and still contains reminders of this era in the form of stunning monuments. The lush countryside surrounding this locale will capture the hearts of nature lovers and avid hikers. Among the quiet places of accommodation available to holidaymakers here are charming cottages and traditional stone gîtes.

    Things to do on holiday to Payrac, France

    Strolling through the cobbled streets of this town while admiring the ancient architecture of the houses and the monuments that tower over it is the best way to spend time in Payrac. On exiting the town visitors will be met by a sprawling green countryside dotted by lavish châteaux. Those who are into horses can make their way to the Ferme Equestre des Roques. Here they will ride through beautiful countryside on well trained horses. Even those who have never ridden before will soon be enjoying themselves, led by very able instructors. Wining and dining in Payrac is also quite an experience as the cuisine is exceptional and surprisingly well-priced. Speaking of food, visitors will want to participate in the weekly farmers’ market. Apart from being able to buy a variety of fresh foods at bargain prices, they’ll get the chance to rub shoulders with warm locals.

    Places to visit on holiday to Payrac, France

    Only seven kilometres from Payrac is the town of Gourdon which is set on a hill. The view from the top of Gourdon is simply amazing and from there visitors will be able to pinpoint a number of monuments, mostly consisting of ancient churches. Visiting the Church of Notre Dame des Cordeliers is a particular treat as this uniquely structured edifice was built in the 13th century. St. Pierre’s church, built in the 15th century, dominates the Gourdon skyline. There are many other interesting sites visitors will find as they meander through this town’s little streets, interspersed by medieval houses.

    Weather in Payrac, France

    Payrac exhibits moderate weather that is characterised by relatively mild winters and warm, not scorching-hot climate during summer. Between November and February temperatures drop from highs of 13 to 10°C and then rise to 12°C as spring approaches. By the time summer is in full swing temperatures average about 28°C. The area does not experience much rainfall but it falls fairly consistently throughout the year, averaging between 50 and 75°C every month.

    Travel to Payrac, France

    There is a small airport in the neighbouring Dordogne department called Périgueux-Bassillac which serves the local Twin Jet airline. What most travellers do is fly into Paris by international carrier such as KLM or Air France and then get a Twin Jet flight from the Orly Field airport to Dordogne. This airport is about 42 miles from Payrac. To cover this distance tourists can either grab a taxi or hire a vehicle from rental car giant Avis.

    Sightseeing in and around Payrac

    Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Payrac a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Prehisto Dino Parc (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Quercyland (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Reptiland (12 mi / 19.3 km)
    • Animal Park of Gramat (13 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Insectopia (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Payrac

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Payrac is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Grottes de Cougnac (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Jardins d'Eyrignac (12.4 mi / 20 km)
    • Gardens of Marqueyssac (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Autoire Valley (18 mi / 29 km)