Castillon-la-Bataille

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownCastillon-la-Bataille
Insee code33108
Postcode33350
Latitude44.8520670
Longitude-0.0430080
AltitudeFrom 2 to 104 meters
Surface5.68 km²
Population2922 inhabitants
Density514 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townBordeaux (at 49 km, 53 min)Saint-Magne-de-Castillon at 2.4 km
DepartmentGirondeMouliets-et-Villemartin at 2.6 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

At the heart of famous vineyards, the city of Castillon-la-Bataille is surrounded by the vineyards of Saint Emilion, Pomerol, Fronsac, Entre deux Mers, Bergerac, Monbazillac, Sauternes, Loupiac, Cadillac. Winemakers will welcome you in tours of wineries.

Here ended the Hundred Years War in 1453, including a sound and light show returns every year this epic.

Many shops in the center of this small town.

Train station Bordeaux-Sarlat.


SIGHTSEEING

Church of St. Symphorien, Iron Gate, Town Hall and tour the city.

The Dordogne river is here, clear and calm. It rowing and canoeing, and fishing line.

Numerous sports are performed either on land or in the gym.

Showroom paintings.

House wine.

Media City for all ages. School of Music. School of drawings.

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Castillon
Information pointsTourist Office of Castillon-la-Bataille
MonumentsChurch of Castillon-la-Bataille,   Door of Fer
Performance hallsSalle Cascante

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Typical market every Monday morning. Food, clothing, local products, wine, cakes (Alize, Catherin de Castillon Castillon Balls), lamprey à la Bordelaise (local fish).

Every year from July 14 to August 15, pageant of the Battle of Castillon (1453). The Battle of Castillon marks the end of the Hundred Years War, three centuries of belonging of Aquitaine to the English crown and allows the kingdom of France to be last. 7 acres of scenic area, a cannon shot from the same place of the battle, 700 volunteers, including 450 actors and 50 horsemen participate in this great pageant. Beyond exploits these two intense hours, raised waterfalls, special effects and pyrotechnic prowess, as we dive back into daily life in the Middle Ages, between farms and inns, women well, scenes of harvest , hunting parties, their teeth and hawkers.

Important Easter Fair.

Numerous concerts in the church of Saint-Symphorien and events at the cultural center.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

The castle of Michel de Montaigne to 10 km.

Ancient mosaics Montcaret.

Castle Rauzan.

Saint-Emilion, world heritage city, 12 km.

Bordeaux, regional capital, 45 km.

100 km Sarlat.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Explore the Dordogne by canoe or kayakSports sensationsFrom 10 € to 18 €Pessac-sur-Dordogne (10.2 km)
River outing on the DordogneNature and the outdoorsFrom 8 € to 25 €Port-Sainte-Foy-et-Ponchapt (19.9 km)

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PHOTOS

Castillon-la-Bataille is reflected in the river DordogneCastillon-la-Bataille is reflected in the river Dordogne
 
The pierThe pier

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WEATHER

Tuesday 23 September
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Min. 11°C - Max. 22°C
Wednesday 24 September
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Min. 10°C - Max. 23°C
Thursday 25 September
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Min. 11°C - Max. 20°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Belvédère  
9.8
Juillac
The Gourmet Cuisine of Belvédère is more than a simple restaurant. In a Gourmet Cuisine you have the certainty that the courses are entirely prepared on the spot by a qualified chef...
Located 9.6 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 20 € to 60 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Clos du Roy  
8.5
Saint-Émilion
Located in the medieval village of Saint-Emilion, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO for the preservation of its remarkable vineyard landscape, the restaurant is in an exceptional setting....
Located 10 km from Castillon-la-Bataille59 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie de Plaisance  
9.5
Saint-Émilion
At the heart of the city of Saint Emilion, the Hostellerie de Plaisance welcomes you in its warm decor with natural colors ... - In the kitchen, the young chef Cédric Béchade succeeds...
Located 10.1 km from Castillon-la-Bataille89 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Castle with 2 bedroomsMaison Le Sèpe    
9.8
Sainte-Radegonde
Noble house of the seventeenth in a wine, two spacious bedrooms with views of vineyards, 180 beds, separate wc, walk-in shower in each room. Billiard room. Gourmet breakfasts on private...
Located 6.8 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 100 € to 110 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsChambres peyroutas    
9.4
Vignonet
Two charming bedrooms with every comfort. Each has a bathroom, toilet, tv, wifi, private entrance, garden courtyard closed by a gate électrique. Une private kitchen of 38 m², is made...
Located 8 km from Castillon-la-Bataille58 € the double room 
Castle with 3 bedroomsChateau isabeau de naujan     NEW
Saint-Vincent-de-Pertignas
Near St Emilion, Medieval Castle dating from 1316 situated in the heart of the vineyard, offers comfortable and elegant rooms in a calm and voluptuousness. Breakfast can be enjoyed...
Located 8.4 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 135 € to 175 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsGîte Rieuvert  
8.7
Castillon-la-Bataille
Large stone house, comfortable, vast meadow of trees. Located in Castillon la Bataille, in the valley of the Dordogne, near Saint-Emilion (Gironde)
Located in Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 465 € to 588 € per week 
House for 8 personsGite la Charmantine près de St Emilion  
9.8
Sainte-Colombe
You dream of a comfortable stay in a house where you would like your home? Looking for an intimate garden around a heated pool just for you? The cottage in Bordeaux The Charmantine...
Located 3.6 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 1750 € to 2150 € per week 
House for 6 personsMaison de vacances
Gensac
House located on the ramparts of gensac. Kitchen, microwave, dishwasher, etc ... Dining room with TV and DVD, sofa - living room with TV and sofa bed, 2 bedrooms upstairs, 1 bed 140...
Located 10.4 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 300 € to 400 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
38 places over 0,5 haCamping municipal la pelouse    
7.6
Castillon-la-Bataille
Quiet campsite along the river and 500 m from the city center bowling, refreshments bread, wifi.
Located in Castillon-la-Bataille12 € per day 
6 places over 0,2 haDomaine de nioton 
Pujols
Caime field at the center of vines owner's house 150 m comfort. Open all year.
Located 4.9 km from Castillon-la-Bataille 
66 places over 2,7 haCamping La Rivière Fleurie    
10
Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh
In Dordogne, halfway between Bordeaux and Sarlat or St Emilion and Bergerac, this campsite, quiet, along the Dordogne river is ideal for your vacation. Pool and paddling pool at 27...
Located 13.5 km from Castillon-la-BatailleFrom 16.90 € to 22.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Spa Restaurant l'Epicurial - Hotel in Castillon-la-BatailleHôtel Spa Restaurant l'Epicurial 
Saint-Pey-de-Castets
A 25-minute drive from the famous Saint-Emilion vineyards, Hôtel l'Epicurial is located in Saint-Pey-de-Castets and features a restaurant, as well as a spa and wellness center. Set...
Located 4.6 km from Castillon-la-BatailleRoom from 80 €
Fasthôtel (en Bergeracois) - Hotel in Castillon-la-BatailleFasthôtel (en Bergeracois)     
7.9
Montcaret
This Fasthotel is located in Montcaret, 25 kilometres west of Bergerac and a 20-minute drive from Saint-Emilion. It offers air-conditioned rooms equipped with flat-screen TV and free...
Located 8.1 km from Castillon-la-BatailleRoom from 49 €
Chateau de Pitray - Hotel in Castillon-la-BatailleChateau de Pitray 
Saint-Seurin-de-Prats
A Dordogne inn located in Saint-Seurin-de-Prats and set in a 17th-century castle, Château de Pitray offers a tree-filled park and a terrace overlooking the Dordogne river. Free WiFi...
Located 8.3 km from Castillon-la-BatailleRoom from 150 €

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Campanile Bordeaux Ouest - Mérignac Aéroport
Just a 6-minute drive from Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport, Campanile Bordeaux Ouest - Mérignac Aéroport offers a restaurant, as well as spacious and bright...
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