Where to stay around Varaignes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 138 holiday lettings near Varaignes. From 58 houses to 34 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Varaignes is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Parc Naturel Regional Perigord: 372 holiday lettings
  • Brantome Abbey: 675 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Puyguilheim: 677 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de la Rochefoucauld: 290 holiday lettings
  • Golf International de la Preze: 342 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 58 houses in Varaignes. Our other popular types of Varaignes holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Varaignes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Varaignes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Varaignes, France your home away from home

    Varaignes holiday accommodation is located in a commune in the Dordogne department of the Aquitaine region, in western France. It’s a picturesque setting, in a village with a number of medieval buildings. The surrounding countryside is beautiful, and there are a number of lovely old towns and villages to see close by.

    Things to do in Varaignes, France

    In the village around holiday rentals in Varaignes there are a couple of historic buildings to see. There’s a chateau here, dating to the 1300s and registered on France’s list of historical monuments. It sits on the village square and today houses a museum devoted to old trades such as weaving and shoemaking. Also well worth seeing is the Romanesque church of St John the Baptist, which was started in the 1100s. The scenery around Varaignes is charming, with undulating green hills and farmland. The quiet lanes would be perfect for a bike ride, and there are also a number of walking paths you could explore.

    No more than seven kilometres from holiday rentals in Varaignes is the village of Marthon, which sits on the banks of the Bandiat River. Among the interesting sights here is the Tour de Breuil, which is the keep of the castle and stands above the other buildings in the village. It’s from the 1100s and was originally part of a larger defensive structure. There are more chateaux to be found in the village – Chateau Neuf is perhaps the highlight, and dates to the 1500s.

    The town of Nontron is also no more than ten minutes in the car from self-catering accommodation in Varaignes. Here there are plenty of preserved medieval buildings, including numerous half-timbered houses, while the town’s original walls are also in a good state of preservation.

    Places to visit on holiday in Varaignes, France

    A little further afield from Varaignes self-catering holiday rentals is the town of La Rochefoucauld, which is famed for its stunning chateau, which dates as far back as the 1000s, but underwent changes during the Renaissance period, resulting in one of the most celebrated castles in the region.

    Weather in Varaignes, France

    Holiday accommodation in Varaignes is located in a region of the country that gets a pleasant climate. Summers here are warm and dry, lasting from late-May to late-September. Winters are generally quite mild, while the remainder of the year brings a mix of mild and moderately warm weather.

    Cheap flights to Varaignes, France

    Varaignes holiday rentals are just over an hour to the west of Limoges – Bellegarde Airport (LIG). If you’re flying here from the UK you’ll be able to travel from Manchester (MAN), Southampton (SOU), Newcastle(NCL), Liverpool (LPL) or London Stansted (STD) with Flybe or Ryanair.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Varaignes

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Varaignes is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kingfisher Lake (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Parc Naturel Regional Perigord (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)