Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Rocamadour

Come and experience Rocamadour and its history, churches and culture. Renowned for its zoo, cycling and cheese shops, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Rocamadour

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rocamadour 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:

  • Prehisto Dino Parc (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Animal Park of Gramat (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Insectopia (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Reptiland (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Quercyland (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rocamadour

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rocamadour. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Autoire Valley (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Grottes de Cougnac (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Jardins d'Eyrignac (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rocamadour

Fly into Brive-la-Gaillarde (BVE-Brive - Vallee de la Dordogne), the closest airport, located 24.1 mi (38.8 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Rocamadour-Padirac Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rocamadour?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 430 holiday lettings around Rocamadour. From 31 villas to 225 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Rocamadour?

Nothing is quite like the refreshing stillness of rural living. No traffic rumbling or blaring car horns. Just you and the tranquil calm of the countryside! HomeAway has 297 rural holiday rentals in this destination. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has oodles more rental options to search through, including:

  • 156 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 142 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 60 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Rocamadour?

If you're looking for a home away from home for your holiday, renting a whole house is a great idea. You and your group will have plenty of space for all sorts of getaway activities. There are 225 options available on HomeAway. Prices start at £31 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Cottage: 71 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Villa: 29 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £59 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £57 per night.

Can I stay in Rocamadour in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a trip with the whole family or spending a week away with all your old school friends, it's always lots of fun staying under the one roof! And the best news is that HomeAway has options that'll suit. House holiday rentals are the top choice here for big groups of travellers. Our database presently has 46 available. If you're planning on travelling in a large group, the holiday properties that can cater to you include:

  • On the hunt for places that can sleep 6 of you? We have 109 that will be suitable. The prices start from £35 per night.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 8 guests? We have 73 that will work well. Prices start from £59 per night.
  • Going away with 5 guests? We have 53 holiday rentals that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £24 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can bring your uncle, your brother and all your mates to Rocamadour.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Rocamadour?

Friends are the family we choose for ourselves. Rejuvenate the bonds with the ones you hold dear and organise a budget-friendly getaway with HomeAway. Quartier de Verninac is perfect for bargain hunters. And with 18 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £50 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. You'll find another 18 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Quartier de l'Abbaye. The average price in this area is £50 a night.

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