Where to stay around Proissans?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,478 holiday lettings near Proissans. From 730 houses to 285 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 Proissans is on HomeAway.

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

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 Proissans:

  • Rouffignac: 20 holiday homes
  • Souillac Centre: 15 holiday homes
  • Quartier Malvarès: 15 holiday homes
  • Le Puy d'Alon: 16 holiday homes
  • Baillot: 16 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 Proissans?

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

  • Place de la Liberte: 2,714 holiday lettings
  • Quercyland: 2,053 holiday lettings
  • Chateau des Milandes: 2,761 holiday lettings
  • Sarlat Station: 2,693 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Beynac: 2,721 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 730 houses in Proissans. Our other popular types of Proissans holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 285 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 197 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 86 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 Proissans?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 958 holiday homes with pool available in Proissans. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Proissans, Dordogne your home away from home

    Proissans is a small commune of less than 1000 residents in the Perigord Noir area of the Dordogne. It offers a pleasant place to relax amidst scenic countryside with plenty to see and do in the surrounding area. The nearest large towns for shopping and restaurants are Montignac and Bergerac. Renting a holiday home in Proissans makes the perfect base for enjoy the slower pace of life and delightful history in this area of Aquitaine.

    Things to Do in Proissans, Dordogne

    Take a River Trip
    The Dordogne River is just 12km from your Proissans holiday villa and offers leisurely river cruises past the many chateaux perched above the river valley. Replica 18th century Gabare boats are used for the boat tours which sail pass some of the area's most beautiful scenery.

    Outdoor Activities
    The Dordogne is ideal for outdoor pursuits with rural scenery and quiet roads which are perfect for exploring by car, on foot or by bicycle. The nearby rivers offer fishing, canoeing and swimming.

    Golf
    This area of Aquitaine is well known for its fine golf courses. The nearest ones to your holiday rental in Proissans are at Vitrac-Sarlat, 11km away. Alternatively head for Golf de Brive which is 30km drive.

    Places to Visit in Proissans, Dordogne

    Chateau de Beynac
    This magnificent 12th century chateau was built by the Barons of Beynac to guard the Dordogne valley. Set high on the limestone cliff the crenellated walls and moat show how impenetrable this castle would have been. Access from the village of Beynac is by a 15 minute hike. It is just 17km from Proissans.

    Sarlat
    Explore the delightful old houses of well preserved Sarlat-la-Canéda, a sizeable medieval town close to Proissans. Visit Sarlat Cathedral, the Benedictine Abbey and the lovely house of writer and judge, Etienne de la Boétie.

    Lascaux Caves
    Just 19km north of your Proissans holiday rental are the famous Lascaux Caves with their fascinating cave paintings. The actual caves have been closed to the public to preserve the colourful artwork, but an exact replica has been created, just 200 metres away with an informative Visitor Centre.

    Weather in Proissans, Dordogne

    The area around Proissans enjoys warm sunny summers with temperatures averaging 26°C (79°F). Winters are cool but temperatures generally remain above freezing. Showers are possible at any time of year.

    Travel to Proissans, Dordogne

    The nearest airport to your holiday home in Proissans is the Bergerac-Roumanière (EGC) Airport which has regular budget flights from the UK by Ryanair. The village of Proissans is 80km east of Bergerac and is easy to reach by car along the D32/D6.

    Activities and attractions in and around Proissans

    Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Proissans a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • AirParc Perigord (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
    • Quercyland (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Lolivarie Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Aquarium du Perigord Noir (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Proumeyssac Chasm (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Troglodytes Dwelling (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Proissans

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Proissans is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cave of Lascaux (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Jardins d'Eyrignac (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Etang de Tamnies (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Gardens of Marqueyssac (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Vezere Valley (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Grottes de Cougnac (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)