Simeyrols, France

Simeyrols, France

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Where to stay around Simeyrols?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,305 holiday lettings near Simeyrols. From 648 houses to 214 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 Simeyrols is on HomeAway.

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

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 Simeyrols:

  • Souillac Centre: 18 holiday homes
  • Le Port: 18 holiday homes
  • Quartier Malvarès: 18 holiday homes
  • Les Aubugues: 15 holiday homes
  • Le Puy d'Alon: 19 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 Simeyrols?

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

  • Place de la Liberte: 2,894 holiday lettings
  • Quercyland: 2,262 holiday lettings
  • Chateau des Milandes: 2,926 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Turenne: 1,215 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de Beynac: 2,936 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 648 houses in Simeyrols. Our other popular types of Simeyrols holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 214 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 158 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 63 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 Simeyrols?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 821 holiday homes with pool available in Simeyrols. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Simeyrols in the Beautiful Perigord Noir

    The tranquil village of Simeyrols is situated in the heart of the beautiful Périgord Noir region of the Dordogne, midway between the market town of Souillac in the Lot and the fantastic mediaeval town of Sarlat with its cobbled streets and lively bars and restaurants. This area, in the “golden triangle” of the Dordogne, offers a huge range of activities for the holidaymaker and lover of French country life. Peace and quiet in an idyllic rural haven, bustling market towns nearby, places of scenic and historic interest, sporting activities and, above all, the wonderful cuisine, made with fresh local produce, for which France is renowned.

    The name “Simeyrols” comes from the word “cime”, meaning hilltop and the village is surrounded by undulating woodland and fields, many of which have marked walking routes through beautiful countryside. Only 2 km away, the picturesque village of Carlux has a choice of three restaurants and a bar, with shady terrace, butcher’s, baker’s and post office.

    Many of the departments of France are named after the main river that runs through them and the Dordogne is no exception. Simeyrols is 5 minutes’ drive from the Dordogne River at Rouffillac, with opportunities for swimming, canoeing and fishing or simply watching the river flow by. The disused railway, which extends for 30 km from Cazoulès to Sarlat, has been converted to a scenic cycle path which runs alongside the river at this point.

    No visit to France would be complete without a visit to a market and Simeyrols is in close proximity to many of them, both large and small. The Saturday morning market in Sarlat is a must, but smaller markets are to be found on almost every day of the week in the surrounding towns and villages. Salignac, just up the road from Simeyrols, holds an evening market on Fridays in high season, with tables available to sit and taste a wide range of local food and drink. (Try an aperitif made from local walnuts, peaches or chestnuts. Sample some pâté de foie gras or delicious “magret de canard” (breast of duck)

    Simeyrols is also close to several beautiful gardens; Cadiot, Manoir d’Eyrignac, (offering picnics with musical accompaniment) and Marqueyssac, (with candlelit walks in high season).

    If you have an interest in history, you might want to visit one of the many castles in the area (Beynac, home to Richard the Lionheart, Milandes, where the opera singer Josephine Baker lived, Castelnaud, with its mediaeval museum). The famous cave paintings at Lascaux or the prehistoric site of La Roque St. Christophe, with nearly half a mile of caves over 5 galleries also provide interesting days out.

    Keen golfers will not be disappointed with The Souillac Country Club, or the Domaine de Rochebois at Vitrac and the more adventurous sporting types might even opt for a hot air balloon ride.

    Hopefully this short guide will provide some idea of what awaits you in Simeyrols and the beautiful Périgord Noir. Come and find out for yourself!

    Written by Lynne Smith - Owner of Property 88887 in Simeyrols, France