Where to stay around Thenon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 597 holiday lettings near Thenon. From 319 houses to 118 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Thenon 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 Thenon?

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

  • Thenon Station: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • Place de la Liberte: 2,778 holiday lettings
  • Sarlat Station: 2,772 holiday lettings
  • St-Sacerdos Cathedral: 2,795 holiday lettings
  • Lascaux IV Caves Museum: 2,395 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 319 houses in Thenon. Our other popular types of Thenon holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 118 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Thenon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 440 holiday homes with pool available in Thenon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday cottage in Thenon, France your home away from home

    If you’re searching for holiday accommodation in Thenon then HomeAway.co.uk can help you find the rental that you want, be it a villa or cottage. Thenon is a charming market town in the Dordogne, ideal for a relaxing rural retreat, but also within a short drive of important historical and natural attractions. Holiday accommodation in Thenon is rustic but modern, with plenty of outdoor space . Many rentals boast additional conveniences – for example, you could add a little luxury to your holiday at a villa in Thenon by specifying a barbecue or even a pool.


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    Things to do

    -Prehistory. The nearby Vézère Valley is home to a startling array of prehistoric sites, among them 25 different painted caves. It is preserved as a UNESCO World heritage Site, and is considered to be vitally important to anyone tracing the origins of civilisation on the continent. Perhaps the most famous site are the caves at Lascaux.

    -Périgueux. This city sits a short drive to the west and features a number of sights well worth seeing. Most impressive is the St Front Cathedral, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and dates to the 12th Century. The medieval centre is also attractive, with buildings dating to the 1400s and numerous picturesque squares.

    -Food and drink. Thenon holiday cottages are located in a region known for its fantastic pâtés. Its also an important area for growing black truffles, and typical dishes from the region include Pommes Sarladaises (potatoes roasted in duck fat), and Tourain Blanchi (garlic soup with egg whites).

    -Nature. The Dordogne is known for its beautiful countryside, and you’ll be able to get detailed information on the best walking and cycling routes from the Causses et Vezere Tourism office in the town. There’s a total a total of 214 kilometres of walking routes, carrying you through dense forest, past quaint little villages and over rugged hills.

    -Canoe and kayak. The Isle river lies not far to the north of Thenon, and it’s a popular spot for watersports, especially in the summer months. In Périgueux you’ll be able to hire a kayak or canoe and set off on a variety of different adventures with the guidance of local experts.

    Weather in Thenon

    Holiday cottages in Thenon are located in a oceanic climate zone, which results in warm summers and cool winters. From June to September you can expect daily temperatures to rise to the mid-20s or more, with less rainfall than at other times of the year. The wettest months are December and January, coinciding with the coolest temperatures, which can often drop below freezing, especially at night, at this time of year. Spring and autumn conditions are mild and relatively damp, with highs in the mid-teens in March and October.

    Travel to Thenon

    Thenon villas are served by Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport (EGC), which lies to the southwest and can be reached from the UK with a handful of low-cost airlines from airports across the country. There’s an SNCF railway station in Thenon, which connects the town with Brive-la-Gaillard in the east and Périgueux in the west. By road the E9, passes relatively close by Thenon and spans much of central France, from around Chateauroux down to Toulouse, as does the E70, which crosses the country, from Bordeaux east to Lyon.

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    Activities and attractions in Thenon

    Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Thenon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Piscine Municipale (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Aquarium du Perigord Noir (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Thenon

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Thenon 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:

    • Cave of Lascaux (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Vezere Valley (8 mi / 12.9 km)
    • Etang de Tamnies (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
    • Parc le Bournat (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
    • Jardin des Arenes (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)