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Riberac, France

Riberac Holiday Cottages, Houses & Gites to rent

Ribérac is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in south-western France. The commune is situated by the Dronne river and is enclosed by an intimate, hilly countryside of woods, hay meadows and hilltop villages. Riberac is 30km downstream from Bourdeilles and is in the northern part of this popular French destination. Riberac’s Friday market is reputedly the biggest market in Perigord. The town is also renowned for its Fois Gras - a delicacy that must be sampled when staying in your Riberac holiday rental cottage!

The Place National is the point from which you can explore Riberac’s churches, first up -the Eglise Notre-Dame. This church was built in the 1930s in the romano-byzantine style reminiscent of the nearby cathedral of Perigeux. It’s impressive to see when you visit Riberac, it boasts multiple domes and separate tower. Then there is also the 12th century Collegiale Notre-Dame.

When you rent self-catering holiday accommodation in Riberac, visit also the Hotel de Ville - a lovely residence built in the 19th century and now the. The Palais de Justice and the Office du Tourisme are also located in impressive buildings.

There are two main attractions in the surrounding area of Riberac - the large forest (the 'Foret de la Double') and numerous Romanesque churches in the surrounding villages. Churches to visit include the church at St Privat des Pres: this is one of the most attractive churches in the Perigord. It is a fortified church and was an integral part of the defences in the region.

There are also Romanesque churches at Bourg du Bost, Festalemps, Saint Aulaye and Aubeterre sur Dronne – ideal for when you stay in a holiday rental gite in Riberac, France.

Riberac is also an ideal spot for exploring the surrounding northern area of the Dordogne. Local villages also worth a visit when you stay in Riberac include Lusignac, it boasts stunning views, a medieval church and a chateau. Don’t miss Aubeterre sur Dronne, with its own underground church carved into rock – unsurprisingly it’s one of the ‘most beautiful villages of France’.

Travelling to your self-catering Riberac rental cottage; Bergerac and Angoulême are the nearest airports. At Bergerac; Ryanair, Flybe and Jet2 offer year round direct services to and from the UK. Angoulême offers flights with Ryanair. Do check for seasonal variations in the timetables. Nearby Perigueux operates a local train service to Limoges from where you can take a train to Paris (note not TGV). Journey time is approximately 6 hours. From the northern France ferry ports, the journey time by car is approximately 7 hours (note this is without breaks).

The weather in this part of South-West France is stunning – long hot dry summers, spring and autumn tend to be a milder version of summer. Winters are mild with temperatures rarely dipping below freezing.

 

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Holiday Country House with Pool in Anglars Nozac, Lot, South West France -  Les Valades

Holiday Country House with Pool in Anglars Nozac, Lot, South West France - Les Valades

Weekly Rental: GBP to GBP

8 sleeps

Situated within 22 acres of maintained gardens, meadows and woodland, Les Valades is located in the Lot department close

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Beautiful Cottage in Lot-et-Garonne,St Eutrope de Born - La Petit Bessou

Beautiful Cottage in Lot-et-Garonne,St Eutrope de Born - La Petit Bessou

Weekly Rental: EUR 590 to EUR 1690

6 sleeps

South facing, wonderful views over the rolling countryside.Tranquil location. LA PETITE BESSOU is a traditional three

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Stunning Detached French Stone House in Lot-et-Garonne, Near Monflanquin - Pigeonnaire

Stunning Detached French Stone House in Lot-et-Garonne, Near Monflanquin - Pigeonnaire

Weekly Rental: GBP 350 to GBP 1000

4 sleeps

A stunning traditional detached French stone house set in 19 acres. This outstanding Pigeonnaire sits in just under 20

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Newly converted Coach House within Grounds of Large House in Lot-et-Garonne - Petit Manoir Coach House

Newly converted Coach House within Grounds of Large House in Lot-et-Garonne - Petit Manoir Coach House

Weekly Rental: GBP 500 to GBP 900

4 sleeps

This newly converted Coach house with pool, situated within the grounds of a large Maison de Maitre. Two bedrooms (one

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Beautiful Cottage Beaux-Cieux In Landes, Saint-Julien-d'Armagnac

Beautiful Cottage Beaux-Cieux In Landes, Saint-Julien-d'Armagnac

Weekly Rental: GBP 800 to GBP 1300

8 sleeps

Oak beamed cottage, Well-equipped with WIFI and home cinema. This Landaise farmhouse is set in 10 acres of grounds

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Reduction on 2 week Booking

Reduction on 2 week Booking

Farm House with private Pool July 13 to July 27th £150 reduction on the two week booking..

Flexible Booking Times

Flexible Booking Times

Booking times available to accommodate the more economical mid week travel

8 au 13 JUILLET CINQ NUITS

8 au 13 JUILLET CINQ NUITS

TARIF D'EXCEPTION CHALET COMPLET jusque 15 personnes 195 € à régler au réceptionniste, non compris dans location

recommend a friend

recommend a friend

Recommend a friend and if they book too then you will BOTH receive a £20 discount off the rental price. You can receive

Discount for two week booking

Discount for two week booking

£50 discount on second week when booking two weeks

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