Best Campsites in Dordogne & Lot
Selected as this small family-run site situated midway between Rocamadour and Padirac is ideal for those looking for a calm peaceful atmosphere in attractive verdant surroundings.
BEYNAC & CAZENAC, Camping le Capeyrou
Selected because of its unique position right on the Dordogne river and the fantastic view it enjoys of Beynac with its château perched on the rocks above the town.
SARLAT, Le Moulin du Roch
Selected as this Castels site has a prime location just outside Sarlat and has been created around an old Perigordian watermill. The services are housed in converted stone faced farm buildings and a pretty stream runs through the site.
ST AVIT-DE-VIALARD, St Avit Loisirs
Selected as this Castels site offers a great combination of rural location in quiet wooded surroundings and wonderful facilities for all the family. Tucked away in the heart of the Perigordian countryside it is highly recommended for families with children of all ages who enjoy entertainment.
CHAMPS-ROMAIN, Château Le Verdoyer
Selected as this Dutch-owned site is in a fabulous location in the grounds of a charming 19th century château complete with fairy tale towers. It has an excellent pool area and attractive fishing lakes.
CARLUCET Château Lacomté
Selected because of its unique status is an "adult-only" site and its fabulous setting in the grounds of the outbuildings of a small château. It is owned and run by a charming English couple who over the last 20 years have worked hard to create a verdant peaceful environment.
ALLES-SUR-DORDOGNE, Le Port de Limeuil
Selected as this is a beautiful little site occupying a unique position on the confluence of the Dordogne and Vézère rivers opposite the medieval hillside village of Limeuil. A short walk over the river takes you to bars and restaurants in the village.
ST LEON-SUR-VEZERE, Le Paradis
Selected because, as its name suggests, this site is a paradise of luscious vegetation filled with over 100 different types of plants. It is a beautifully maintained site run by a friendly Dutch family whose priority is to protect and conserve the environment.
VITRAC, Domaine de Soleil Plage
Selected because of its fabulous location on a bend of the Dordogne river combined with top quality services that makes it a very popular holiday destination.
ST CREPIN Les Peneyrals
Selected as this is an attractive, top quality site with a superb aqua complex 10km from Sarlat and easy access from the A20. It is set out in lush countryside on a wooded hillside full of wild flowers and plenty of open spaces, including a charming little fishing lake at the bottom.
BRANTOME, Le Peyrelevade
Selected because of its situation on the banks of the river Dronne, this is a peaceful site ideal for culture and gastronomic lovers. It is just 1km from the centre of the beautiful town of Brantôme encircled by the river Dronne and aptly nicknamed the Venice of Périgord.
ROCAMADOUR, Camping Padimadour
Selected as this is a delightful little site set in the Quercy National Park between Rocamadour and the famous caves at Padirac. The present owners have completely refurbished the site over the last 5 years and have created a high quality establishment with a lovely family atmosphere.
COURBIAC, Le Pouchou
Selected as his little site hidden in the heart of the Quercy countryside is a real gem. The enthusiastic owners have gradually created an exceptional spot with an emphasis on space and tranquillity.
LAMONTJOIE Camping St Louis
Selected as this is a pretty little site 20km from Agen in a rural location on the Lac de Lamontjoie. It is popular with fishermen but also used for canoeing and pedalos and is not suitable for swimming.