Discover a selection of 2,000 holiday rentals in Sarlat-la-Canéda, FR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pool and pool. Prices start at £ 85 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Sarlat-la-Canéda. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Charm and culture near Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday lettings

A chocolate-box of rustic French treats, Sarlat-la-Canéda is the quintessence of the Dordogne region. Farmers' markets housed in ancient churches, photogenic medieval townhouses and a warren of lanes and alleys that shoot this way and that between beige-stone chapels should be what you're expecting. Throw in a town square awash with French bistros and cafes, gorgeous delis bursting with pungent cheeses and foie gras, and Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday rentals with pools and bags of country charm – you might just fall in love.

History

Historic sites near Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday homes

Sarlat-la-Canéda has numerous historic sites dating back to antiquity. Holiday homes put you within reach of places like Château des Milandes, a renaissance castle that was once home to the legendary Josephine Baker and holds exhibits of her life, and La Roque St. Christophe, a troglodytic site in a limestone cliff with reconstructed scenes from daily life in prehistoric times. You'll also like the Strong House of Reignac, a medieval chateau built into a rock cliff with period interiors and a torture exhibition.

Things to do

Attractions near Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday homes

Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday rentals are perfectly placed for explorations throughout the famous Vezere Valley. High cliffs ringed by rivers and wooded fields peppered with rustic farmhouses await there, but the good looks aren't the main pull. That honour goes to the UNESCO-attested cave systems and prehistoric sites that dot the whole region. Among them, the Lascaux Caves, home to paintings dating back more than 20,000 years. The uber-cool Lascaux Caves 4 museum is the place to go to unravel their secrets.

Activities

What to do near Sarlat-la-Canéda villa rentals

Small Sarlat-la-Canéda might not look like much on the map, but chefs all over France will know its name. The reason? Mainly the foie gras, considered by many to be the best there is. Not just that, though – cheeses, wines and all sorts of poultry dishes also bolster the menus of the bistros. If you fancy channelling your inner Raymond Blanc, there are cooking schools to help you do it. Alternatively, just wait for the weekend farmers' market, where reams of tasty treats are sold by local producers.

Weather

Local weather during your stay in Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday homes

There's no question that summertime is the top time to seek out Sarlat-la-Canéda holiday rentals. The whole region of the Dordogne is awash with greenery and warmth between June and August, drawing families to its villas, wine tasters to its vineyards and independent travellers to its historic hill towns. You can usually expect temperatures to linger around the mid-20s, with the occasional thunderstorm and plenty of dry weather, during that season. Foodies might prefer to come in February or March, when it's chilly, but the Périgord Fest'Oie is unfolding on the squares, with its pates and homecooked delights.

Natural features

In bucolic Sarlat-la-Canéda

Sarlat-la-Canéda is nestled in the far eastern reaches of the Dordogne region. It's right at the gateway to the world-famous Vezere Valley, where prehistoric cave systems can be found lurking between the woods and meadows. For the most part, the surrounding landscapes are a picture of rural France, with green pastures peppered with cows, hay bales pockmarking the fields and drifting rivers aplenty. Sometimes these break into rugged cliff drops or canyons, making the place a real wonder to explore by bike, car, kayak – take your pick.

How to get there

Transport to and around Sarlat-la-Caneda

The nearest airport is in Brive-la-Gaillarde (BVE-Brive - Vallee de la Dordogne), located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Perigueux (PGX), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Sarlat Station.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday homes in Sarlat-la-Canéda

Sarlat-la-Canéda is a tranquil spot with romantic experiences for a couple’s retreat. Holiday homes can be found near places like the Sarlat Cathedral, a Roman Catholic church and former cathedral with stunning architecture and serene surrounds, and the Marqueyssac Gardens, a hilltop garden with hedges, topiaries, flowers and a balcony for panoramic valley views. You'll also like the Manoir d'Eyrignac, a historic garden with sculpted topiaries inspired by 18th-century designs.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sarlat-la-Canéda?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,920 vacation rentals near Sarlat-la-Canéda. From 102 villas to 1,374 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sarlat-la-Canéda for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sarlat-la-Canéda?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sarlat-la-Canéda. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sarlat Station: 2,832 vacation rentals
  • Sarlat Cathedral: 2,868 vacation rentals
  • Place de la Liberte: 2,863 vacation rentals
  • Office de Tourisme Sarlat Perigord Noir: 2,841 vacation rentals
  • Maison de la Boétie: 2,871 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarlat-la-Canéda listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Sarlat-la-Canéda?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 102 Villas in Sarlat-la-Canéda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sarlat-la-Canéda include:

  • Houses: 1,374 rentals available
  • Cottages: 213 rentals available
  • Flats: 240 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sarlat-la-Canéda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,171 vacation rentals with pool available in Sarlat-la-Canéda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.