Sarlat - Capital of the Périgord Noir
At the heart of the Dordogne Valley and the Vézère Valley, Sarlat is a must in the region. Its heritage is recognized throughout the world, in fact, the authenticity of its buildings, its cobbled streets and the charm of its medieval town center are the scene of many filming each year. During your stay in our hotel, we advise you to take a tour in the panoramic elevator of Sarlat and on the covered market of the old Sainte-Marie Church.
The Château des Milandes
A few kilometers from our family hotel in Sarlat, discover the wonderful Château des Milandes, known to have belonged to the fabulous and famous Joséphine Baker. Visit this exceptional estate and discover all its wonders: the story of Joséphine Baker, the different rooms of the castle decorated with care, the show of birds of prey and the enchanting gardens.
The Lascaux cave
It was in 1940, by happy coincidence, that the Lascaux caves were discovered. Now closed to the public for their preservation, the original caves are reproduced identically so that you can discover the history of our ancestors and cave art. Lascaux II, Lascaux III and Lascaux IV are exact replicas of these fabulous caves. It is a leap in time that is offered to you!
The Gardens of Eyrignac
In less than 20 minutes by car, from our family hotel in Sarlat, you will be in the Jardins d'Eyrignac, the green gem of Périgord Noir. Organize a break of calm and nature by visiting the Jardins d'Eyrignac. During your bucolic stroll, you will observe yews, box trees, charms, cypresses, plant sculptures, green rooms and many others.
Visit the World Capital of Prehistory, Les Eyzies. This village is full of caves and prehistoric sites that will delight enthusiasts and the curious. We particularly recommend that you discover: the National Museum of Prehistory, the cave of Font-de-Gaume, the Abri Cro-Magnon, the Abri Pataud and the Abri du Poisson. You will be amazed during your visit to the village of Les Eyzies.
The Château de Puymartin
Recognizable by its two emblematic towers, the Château de Puymartin is only a few kilometers from our 2-star hotel with parking in Sarlat. It was built from the 13th century to be completed in the 17th century. The Château de Puymartin is still inhabited by a family and its ghost. Indeed, the legend of the White Lady resonates between its walls. The visit of 12 spaces is possible.
The Castle of Commarque
To discover the Dordogne Valley and its famous castles, the closest Chateau to our establishment is the Chateau de Commarque. It would be the most complex medieval ensemble in Périgord, it was built between the 12th and 14th centuries. Go there to understand the complex history of this castle. You can also participate in workshops: archery, flag shooting and stone carving.
Rocamadour is a medieval city steeped in history, legends and monuments to discover. Stroll through the city center to discover all its wonders. We particularly recommend that you visit the Medieval City, perched at the top of the village. Numerous religious buildings populate Rocamadour, discover: the Notre-Dame de Rocamadour Chapel and the Saint-Sauveur Basilica of Rocamadour.
The Gouffre de Padirac
Discover this geological curiosity during an exceptional visit with family or friends. You will discover the wonderful entrance shaft measuring 75 meters deep. You will be able to navigate underground, by taking the Rivière Plane, which circulates there, a walk of 1 kilometer may be on the program. It's a unique experience that awaits you at the Gouffre de Padirac!