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Make a holiday rental home or villa in Vitrac, France your home away from home

The rustic village of Vitrac stands among the forests of Perigord Noir, just 5km from Sarlat. Located right in the heart of the most beautiful and historic region of the Dordogne, known as the ‘pre-historic capital of Europe’, Vitrac is the perfect base for exploring the castles, caves and chateaux of the Dordogne, not to mention the charming medieval market towns and stunning countryside the region is famed for.

Things to do in Vitrac, France

Family holidays to Vitrac are always a hive of activity. The whole area is crossed by footpaths, cycling routes and bridle paths, taking you through the forested hills and valleys to some of the more remote chateaux, cave and castles of Perigord Noir. Many days can happily be spent touring the countryside under the power of your own steam, and the beautiful Dordogne Valley is a wonderful place to fish, canoe or simply potter about on the river. Hot air balloon rides are a particularly special way to explore the region, and one which you will always remember with awe.

The region is also awash with public tennis courts, golf courses and even more obscure yet exciting facilities like aerial ropes courses for the fearless. Visitors can even enjoy paragliding from a holiday rental gite in Vitrac, which is a sure way to reinvigorate and excite during your holiday.

A holiday rental villa in Vitrac is the ideal place from which to explore the many marvels of the Dordogne. There is no need to organise your family each morning in order to make sure you can get to the stunning villages of La Roque-Gageac, Domme or La Roque St-Christophe, the Lascaux Caves or the castles of Baynac as all are within 20km, and remarkably easy to reach from Vitrac accommodation.

Places to visit on holiday in Vitrac, France

Regardless of how long you stay in self catering Vitrac accommodation, the huge appeal of Sarlat will be impossible to resist. Sarlat is not only the local capital, home to some of the finest restaurants, shops and galleries, but also looks like an open-air medieval museum. Sarlat’s medieval heritage is fantastic, with perfectly preserved buildings dating back many centuries providing the town with an almost fairytale atmosphere, despite being a thriving market town.

Weather in Vitrac, France

The summer months are an absolute joy in Vitrac. The period between late May and early October sees daily temperatures reaching a warm, yet not sweltering 28°C on a good day, and rain is extremely rare. The spring and autumn months are perfect for walking, riding or cycling holidays, as the rain remains infrequent, and daily temperatures are wonderfully balmy.

Travel to Vitrac, France

Bergerac Airport (EGC) is a small airport in the Dordogne, just 70km from a holiday rental villa in Vitrac. Surprisingly, there are a great range of flights arriving into Vitrac from airports throughout the UK including Exeter (EXE), Gatwick (LGW), Liverpool (LPL) and Edinburgh (EDI). A hire car is strongly advised if you are taking a Vitrac holiday property.

    Excellent! 4.6/5
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    • Studio
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Multiple rentals Apartment #1108181
    20
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (35 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 7
      Multiple rentals Chateau / Country House #1108181
      35
      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
        • 4 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Sleeps 10
        House #1336275a
        4
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          Exceptional! 5/5
          (10 reviews)
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          • 4 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Separate Toilets
          • Sleeps 8
          Cottage #6442640
          10
          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (37 reviews)
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            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 7
            Cottage #1189302
            37
            Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (45 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 4
              House #6428024
              45
              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.4/5
                (7 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Apartment #6830240
                7
                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                  (14 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 7
                  House #6066463
                  14
                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 7
                    House #1462248a
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                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (18 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilets
                      • Sleeps 6
                      House #6668572
                      18
                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                        (14 reviews)
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 2
                        Guest House #887036a
                        14
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                          • 1 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 2
                          House #1473625a
                          4
                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 2 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Cottage #8274865
                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                              (6 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Separate Toilets
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Villa #630018a
                              6
                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Separate Toilets
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Multiple rentals House #6607734
                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                  (8 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  House #1440089a
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                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 5
                                    Apartment #6830243
                                    2
                                      • 5 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      House #589475a
                                      3
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (7 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        House #679773a
                                        7
                                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Cottage #871881a
                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 5
                                            Cottage #1422087a
                                            1
                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              House #4161163
                                              2
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Apartment #1534725a
                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                  House #1504827a
                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                    (63 reviews)
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    Cottage #655143a
                                                    63
                                                    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                      (13 reviews)
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                                                      • Studio
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                      Studio #552567a
                                                      13
                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                        • 4 BR
                                                        • 4 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 9
                                                        Cottage #6218909
                                                        5
                                                          Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                          (8 reviews)
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                                                          • 6 BR
                                                          • 3 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 14
                                                          House #653071a
                                                          8
                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilets
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            House #6673587
                                                            5
                                                              • 4 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 9
                                                              Villa #3858824
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                                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                (4 reviews)
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                House #1314536a
                                                                4
                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                  House #1422105a
                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Cottage #6237659
                                                                    5
                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #1447169a
                                                                      4
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                        Studio #1505963a
                                                                        1
                                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                                          Multiple rentals House #6067510
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Farmhouse #848880a
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                              House #1211018a
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                House #946662a
                                                                                1
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                  Multiple rentals House #6067510
                                                                                  4
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    House #6678224
                                                                                    5
                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                      (12 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilets
                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                      House #6462238
                                                                                      12
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                        (23 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                                        House #556639a
                                                                                        23
                                                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Multiple rentals Cottage #6607734
                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            House #1536900a
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                                              House #2223493
                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                House #6320539
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #6900153
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                                                                    Guest House #555578a
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      House #1670408
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      All that we could have wished for and more

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a fantastic two week holiday here. The property is stunning, has everything you need and is very comfortable and clean. Nice big beds, well equipped kitchen, UK TV channels and comfortable living room.The pictures really don't do it justice. Arnaud and his family were lovely and very helpful in making sure we were comfortable and that we enjoyed our stay. We had two dogs with us who loved the large and fully private and secure garden. We all enjoyed the walk down to the river right from the doorstep every morning where we had our very own secluded beach for the dogs to do some stick chasing and swimming while we watched the kingfishers and the canoes float by. It's a truly beautiful part of the world and the property is perfectly positioned to enjoy visits to the surrounding towns and countryside. Among the highlights were visits to Beynac, Domme, La Rocque Gageac, Sarlat and Rocomadour - all very close. We particularly enjoyed dining at L'Angelu's in Montfort where the owner cooked us an 'off the menu' special which was delicious. We can thoroughly recommend staying here, everyone is very friendly and we will certainly be back. Delightful and very sad to have to come home!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Lovely place

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Comfortable bed, lovely kitchen, ideal location, boulangerie a whole 60 seconds away, very friendly host . If I had pick fault it would be that you are wholly reliant on the guests upstairs being quiet of a night. Sadly we had a family who needed to do an Irish jig for an up to an hour somewhere between midnight and 3 am each night. Cheers if you read this, really appreciate your lack of consideration.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017