Castelfranc

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

TownCastelfrancAnglars-Juillac at 1.4 km (4 min)
Insee code46062Prayssac at 3.1 km (4 min)
Postcode46140Albas at 4.1 km (7 min)
Latitude44.5010800Labastide-du-Vert at 4.2 km (5 min)
Longitude1.2227900Les Junies at 4.7 km (6 min)
AltitudeFrom 80 to 270 metersPescadoires at 6.3 km (10 min)
Surface5.71 km²Bélaye at 7.2 km (11 min)
Population399 inhabitantsLagardelle at 7.8 km (12 min)
Density69 inhabitants/km²Puy-l'Évêque at 8 km (11 min)
Chief townCahors (at 25 km, 28 min)Luzech at 8.1 km (10 min)
DepartmentLotLherm at 8.6 km (14 min)
RegionMidi-PyrénéesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

The bastide Castelfranc was founded in the late 13th century by the Bishop of Cahors. The regular plan, typical of a voluntary planning and place-name are the two key benchmarks to classify Castelfranc among the country houses. However, the site predates the Roman conquest, the prehistoric and Gallo-Roman suggesting that Castelfranc was already an important and strategic.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Le Jardin des Sens, a medieval-style garden built in 2003 by combining art and tradition. The architecture of the garden designed with reference to the story reminiscent of the country house built in checkerboard. Trees, plants and materials are chosen with reference to historical works, stained glass, tapestries.

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Castelfranc is celebrating 13 and July 14.
  • Around the Garden of the Senses and the medieval church activities take place in theater, music, dance, flea markets, sales of regional products, conferences, development of wealth in the region as the Occitan language.
  • Un rendez-vous annuel photographique appelé : "Images au Pied de la Bastide" a été créé, présentant chaque année une série d'exposition de plusieurs des photographes professionnels. For a better communication between imaging professionals and visitors of "Photography Workshops" have been integrated.
  • The opening exhibition takes place July 14 and the exhibition is open to the public throughout the summer.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Walks greet hikers on the Causses and the banks of the Lot.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Visit a saddleryCraftFreeSaint-Vincent-Rive-d'Olt (7.2 km)
Ayurvedic massage in Les BoriesWellbeingFrom 60 € to 170 €Bagat-en-Quercy (12.6 km)
Canoe, kayak, bicycle, all-terrain or mountain bike hireNature and the outdoorsFrom 5 € to 30 €Montayral (18.5 km)
Eco-museum at a farmCulture and educationFreeTournon-d'Agenais (24 km)

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WEATHER

Tuesday 21 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 20°C
Wednesday 22 October
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Min. 7°C - Max. 16°C
Thursday 23 October
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Récréation  
9.2
Les Arques
Childhood memories - A trip into a local school of the interwar restaurant transformed into shock, anyone? In the small village of Arques, restaurant La Récréation the courtyard terrace...
Located 11.5 km from Castelfranc30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantChâteau de Mercuès  
9.7
Mercuès
The restaurant at Chateau Mercuès installed in Cahors, invites you to discover this beautiful and imposing walls of the thirteenth century which was once the residence of the bishops...
Located 13.7 km from Castelfranc4 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Cahors  
8.8
Cahors
Welcome to Cahors, formerly known as the city of Cadurci city occitanne Lot. Campanile welcomes you in a warm atmosphere and offers an interior with more contemporary lines. Luminous...
Located 16.5 km from Castelfranc23 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsZotier chambres & table d'hôtes    
9.1
Luzech
Zotier. You will relive old times during your stay in this mansion which once was the residence of the pharmacist of Luzech and his family. The winter lounge, the earlier bedrooms,...
Located 4.7 km from CastelfrancFrom 48 € to 77 € the double room 
Pavillon with 2 bedroomsL'Amourette D'Olt    
10
  SPECIAL OFFER
Luzech
L'Amourette D'Olt is situated in the of the Cahors vineyards on the much sought after “Ile De Luzech” and enjoys panoramic views of the hills of the Quercy. In an ideal situation, on...
Located 5.8 km from Castelfranc63 € the double room 
Manor house with 3 bedroomsDomaine Le Peyrou     NEW
Luzech
The estate 'Le Peyrou is an old manor house that lies in a meander of the river ' Lot '. Here you can find space and tranquility. You are welcome in one of our luxuriously romantic...
Located 5.9 km from CastelfrancFrom 68 € to 78 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsGite clausana  
9.3
Anglars-Juillac
Gite for rent: Furnished Cottage, fully renovated, located in the Lot in the heart of the vineyards of Cahors, in Anglars Juillac, near Prayssac and Puy L'Eveque. Composed of a kitchen,...
Located 3.2 km from CastelfrancFrom 230 € to 380 € per week 
House for 2 personsLa Framie Basse  
9.6
Albas
On a hilltop, near the village of Albas, lies La Framie; a 13 acre terrain that contains our home and 3 cottages (gites), each spaciously situated to fully enjoy peace and privacy....
Located 3.7 km from CastelfrancFrom 200 € to 595 € per week 
House for 4 personsLa Bouyssette, gite avec piscine  
9.5
Prayssac
Lodging independent to 25 m of the owner, with private terrace. Naturel ground 3 ha, very calm. With swimming pool, animalparc and field for jeu de boules/badminton. Organization of...
Located 5.7 km from CastelfrancFrom 325 € to 775 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
136 places over 4 haCamping Campéole Les Reflets du Quercy    
8.9
Crayssac
4 star campsite, labeled 'quality camping', overlooking the Lot and close to the most beautiful vineyards AOC Cahors. Charming campsite famous for its family entertainment, together...
Located 7.9 km from CastelfrancFrom 11.40 € to 21.60 € per day 
25 places over 5 haValenthèze auberge, camping   
8.7
Montcabrier
Our campsite is situated in a picturesque valley bisected by the small river Thèze. We offer 25 individual sites, each with an area of ​​200m², luxury tents for rent and cottages. Enjoy...
Located 11.7 km from CastelfrancFrom 17 € to 21 € per day 
60 places over 2 haLes catalpas    
9.1
Fumel
Located in the heart of South West between Périgord and Gascony and the first orchard in France, Positioned at the crossroads of 3 departments (Lot, Lot et Garonne and Dordogne) our...
Located 18.6 km from CastelfrancFrom 15 € to 19 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Bellevue - Hotel in CastelfrancHôtel Bellevue     
8.2
Chancelade
Located in the heart of Puy-l’Evêque and featuring a view of La Vallée du Lot, Hôtel Bellevue offers a gourmet-style restaurant, a terrace and a bar. All of the rooms have a view of...
Located 6.9 km from CastelfrancRoom from 68 €
Camping l'Evasion - Hotel in CastelfrancCamping l'Evasion     
7.9
Puy-l'Évêque
A Lot campsite with cottages, Camping l'Evasion is located in Puy-l’Évêque. Set in a park with an outdoor swimming pool, a children’s playground and tennis courts, it offers free Wi-Fi...
Located 8 km from CastelfrancRoom from 45 €
Hostellerie De Goujounac - Hotel in CastelfrancHostellerie De Goujounac     
8.3
Goujounac
The Hostellerie de Goujounac is located in the center of the medieval village, Goujounac, 29 km west of Cahors and 9 km south of Cazals, in the Lot valley in Dordogne. In-room wireless...
Located 8.6 km from CastelfrancRoom from 59 €

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Château de Mercuès
This 13th-century castle was the former residence of the bishops of Cahors. It features a chapel and overlooks the valley of the Lot and the famous vineyard...
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Hôtel Campanile Cahors
This Campanile Hotel is situated 3 km from Cahors town centre and is only a 5-minute drive from the A20 motorway. It offers...
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