Chateau Perigord

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Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 6


Pool Chateaux & Castles
Heritage Collection
Ideal for Kids Walk to Village All Bedrooms En-Suite


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Perfectly positioned between Bergerac and Périgueux, set in 32 acres of private estate with prairies, little brooks and a pond, Château Perigord offers rural charm and elegance in the enchanting Dordogne countryside.

This 17th century country house has undergone a very recent restoration which has brought the château into the 21st century whilst carefully retaining its traditions and character. French windows bring light into the spacious rooms and high-quality furnishings have been added to create comfort and class. Original wood panelling, a French billiard table, marble and limestone fireplaces and exquisite chandeliers feature downstairs where you can relax in tranquillity or dine by candlelight. The delightful country kitchen retains all its charm yet has been updated with high-end appliances and the modern kitchen-island with its traditional marble top is a great spot for breakfast or a pre-dinner drink.

Upstairs, each of the six bedrooms has its own individuality whether it’s the super king-size double with its original stone marble fireplace, the triple aspect room with its own desk and romantic roll top bath or the pretty bedroom where you can gaze at sunsets from the west-facing window. Each of them features high-quality bed linen, towels and their own en suite bathrooms with spacious walk-in showers.

Outside, admire the views of this beautiful château and its typical Perigord style as you stroll through the vast estate and beyond walking through meadows and fields of hay, passing ancient canals and crossing over the small brook. The 18m long heated swimming pool is a welcome new addition, next to the west-facing stone terrace set up for al-fresco dining and drinks in the evening sun through the ancient lime trees.

Enjoy the tranquillity of the rolling hills and woodland in the countryside around you and discover timeless hamlets, picturesque villages and historic market towns. The delights of the Dordogne are near with both Bergerac and Périgueux reachable within half an hour and well-known riverside villages such as Trémolat and Limeuil just a little further. You can even reach the vineyards or Saint-Émilion or Bordeaux within ninety minutes where you will find some of world’s finest wines.

Canoeing along the Dordogne, cycling through the varied landscapes and lake-swimming are just some of the many activities in this region. Families will also love the adventure parks, watersports and tree-top activity centres that are dotted across this part of the Dordogne.

There’s no doubt that the timeless appeal of Château Perigord and the surrounding area will appeal to all generations for years to come.

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What you should know…

  • Bring proper walking shoes so you can explore over 4 miles of walks across the property (not forgetting long sleeves to avoid the abundance of wild blackberries!)
  • The magnificent estate features a canal, pond and brook - look out for river trout and ducks





Property Features

Private Pool Heated Pool Wi-Fi/Internet BBQ All Bedrooms En-Suite Satellite TV Bicycles Provided Heating

Château Interiors

Ground Floor

- Drawing room with marble fireplace
- Dining room with limestone fireplace
- Kitchen, well-equipped including Rangemaster cooker with six hobs, Bosch double fridge, Smeg dishwasher and central island/breakfast bar
- Library with TV
- French billiard room

First Floor

- Bedroom with super king bed (180cm bed) with fireplace, double aspect windows and en suite bathroom with walk-in shower
- Bedroom with super king bed (180cm bed) with triple aspect windows, desk and en suite bathroom with roll top bath and 2m long walk-in shower 
- Three bedrooms with king size beds (160cm bed) with en suite bathrooms with walk-in showers
- Double bedroom with en suite bathroom

Outside Grounds

- Heated swimming pool (18m x 4m). Open approximately May to end-September
- East terrace with seating, parasol and barbecue (overlooking formal garden and rose arch)
- West terrace with al-fresco dining table, parasol and barbecue (overlooking swimming pool and prairies)
- 32-acre estate (featuring canals, a brook and pond - declared as an animal sanctuary by the owner)
- Various walks within estate (over 4 miles - bring good walking shoes)


- Wi-Fi
- Heating
- Smart TV with Netflix
- French billiard table
- Bikes


About the surrounding area of Chateau Perigord
Walk to Village Rural Location Walking/Hiking Paths Wine Tasting Golf Nearby Cycling Horse Riding Fishing Outstanding Landscapes Outdoor Pursuit & Activities Tourist Towns & Villages Historical Sites
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Château Perigord is located in the Dordogne region, just under half an hour north-west of Bergerac. It’s set in a thirteen-hectare estate featuring meadows, trees and a brook with a little bridge crossing over it. There are several miles of walking trails around and beyond the estate by the brook and canal. The surrounding countryside is wonderful, filled with rolling hills and forests.

It’s around 1.5km to the little village with a great little supermarket, small but well-stocked with locally sourced cheese and meat. You’ll find a number of restaurants you can drive to within around ten to fifteen minutes by car, the nearest being a hotel with a very good restaurant serving fresh and seasonal food. Look out for a particularly good restaurant in nearby Queyssac, around 9km away, a hidden gem where you need to book ahead (as much as two weeks in advance in the summer).

Larger supermarkets and other shops can be found in Vergt as well as towards Bergerac (the owners recommend the Intermarche Hyper in Creysse, Bergerac, for its excellent fish, meat and cheese counters).

Spend time exploring the local area and visiting traditional French villages and hamlets such as Beauregard-et-Bassac, Villamblard, Issac and Jaure, all charming places made more beautiful by their lovely surroundings. The Château de Montréal and its gardens are also worth visiting in the summer, only a 20-minute drive away, perhaps combine it with a trip to Mussidan on market day on a Saturday.

This is a great area for keen walkers and cyclists with many paths and trails through the Dordogne landscapes. You can hire canoes to sail along the Isle river in Mussidan or head to the Parc de Loisirs at Neufont in the summer months for supervised swimming off the lakeside beach, kayaking, pedalos, a toboggan ride and fishing.

The historic town of Bergerac can be easily reached by car. It’s a glorious place to spend the day, whether wandering around the old town with its beautiful buildings, picturesque shops and excellent restaurants or sampling wines in the famous Maisons de Vins. Saint-Émilion, around an hour away, is another must for wine-lovers and the vineyards of Bordeaux are just a little further with the magnificent city just 90 minutes by car.

To the north, the small yet delightful city of Périgueux, the capital of the Dordogne region, should be visited for its stunning medieval architecture, amazing cuisine and wonderful markets. The Byzantine cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage site and the city also features buildings dating back to Roman times.

The Dordogne river, to the south, has so many pretty villages to explore such as Trémolat and lovely Limeuil, where the Vézère river leads into the Dordogne. Further east, some of the region’s most famous towns and villages can be reached in just over an hour such as Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Domme and Sarlat-la-Canéda.

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Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Bergerac


Nearest Airport 2 Brive–Souillac


Nearest Airport 3 Bordeaux


Nearest Village


Nearest Supermarket Small supermarket in local village


Nearest Restaurant


Nearest Town/City Vergt


Nearest Bar/Pub


Nearest Golf Golf Blue Green



The pace of life in the Dordogne is languid, laid back and positively infectious. Relax in bucolic beauty as you drift along the Dordogne River, or wander among the forests and hillside of the Périgord Natural Park.

The foodie scene too, is a relaxed affair. Take your time over your lazy lunches of local duck, black truffles and goats cheese. If you’re feeling energetic, you can even hunt for them yourself. The wine here is second to none, with infamous grapes like Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Chenin Blanc all having a huge presence here.

The Dordogne is also brimming with history. Castles and chateaux are scattered throughout the region, among the enchanting medieval villages. History of an altogether more ancient sort can also be explored in the incredible prehistoric cave drawings of Lascaux and Grotte de Rouffignac.

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Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Families will especially love the lakeside activities at the Parc de Loisirs at Neufont in the summer months (July and August daily, June and September weekends only). There’s supervised swimming, beaches, kayaking, paddle-boards, pedalos and a toboggan ride.

Head to Mussidan to hire canoes along the River Isle or there are lots of places to hire kayaks and canoes along the Dordogne river.

There’s also a tree-top activity course a short drive away near Vergt or drive south to Bergerac for go-karting, waterparks and even a little lake with miniature boats (Port Miniature).

Le Bugue, around forty minutes away, on the Vézère river, has a small theme park, Jacquou Parc, with rides, a water park and a farm as well as the Aquarium du Perigord Noir, mini-golf and the Labyrinthe Prehistorique. Le village du Bournat will also appeal to kids; an old French village in the form of a live museum with old-fashioned rides as well.  

Baby and Toddler Equipment

  • Cot(s)
  • High Chair(s)

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Walk to Village
  • Cycling
  • Horse Riding
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor Pursuit & Activities
  • Tourist Towns & Villages
  • Historical Sites

Onsite Facilities

  • Heated Pool
  • Bicycles Provided


At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting / childcare services

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

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Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit £1200 paid via bank transfer to the owner before arrival and refunded two weeks after departure, subject to full inspection.
Arrival time 5.00 p.m.
Departure time 10.00 a.m.
Energy costs included? Yes.
Heating costs included? Yes.
Linen & towels included? Yes. Mid-stay linen change for stays of more than one week.
Pool towels included? Yes.
End of stay cleaning included? Yes. Mid-stay clean included for stays of more than one week. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit.
Pool heating charge? No. Please note that like all heated pools, pool heating and water temperature are reliant on weather and outside temperatures.
Changeover day Sunday.
Minimum stay 7 nights from June to September. 14 nights for the rest of the year.
Pets welcome? Not allowed.
Smoking Allowed? Outside only.
Other Ts and Cs Weddings and other special events are on request only and subject to prior arrangement with the owner and additional charges. Stag/hen parties are not permitted.
Other Ts and Cs A highchair and cot are available on request.
Pool opening dates? The pool is open approximately from May to end-September (cooler months may not be suitable for swimming).

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 12 people:

Rental period Weekly
Feb 25th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 £7,405
Jun 1st 2024 - Oct 1st 2024 £7,405
Oct 1st 2024 - Dec 1st 2024 £7,405
Dec 1st 2024 - Dec 30th 2024 £7,405
Dec 30th 2024 - May 31st 2025 £7,405
May 31st 2025 - Aug 28th 2025 £7,405

Prices based on an occupancy of 12 people:

Rental period Weekly
Feb 25th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 €8,063
Jun 1st 2024 - Oct 1st 2024 €8,063
Oct 1st 2024 - Dec 1st 2024 €8,063
Dec 1st 2024 - Dec 30th 2024 €8,063
Dec 30th 2024 - May 31st 2025 €8,063
May 31st 2025 - Aug 28th 2025 €8,063

Prices based on an occupancy of 12 people:

Rental period Weekly
Feb 25th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 $8,734
Jun 1st 2024 - Oct 1st 2024 $8,734
Oct 1st 2024 - Dec 1st 2024 $8,734
Dec 1st 2024 - Dec 30th 2024 $8,734
Dec 30th 2024 - May 31st 2025 $8,734
May 31st 2025 - Aug 28th 2025 $8,734

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.


  • Amazing!

    on 16/08/2022

    A spacious, comfortable well-furnished chateau, in large grounds with an excellent outdoor pool - a life-saver during the heatwave! Ideal for a family group with ages from 4 to 74.

  • Magnificent

    on 29/05/2022

    Magnificent residence. The owners have restored and decorated this grand chateau with great taste. The result is remarkable.

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