Saint-Geniès

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Saint-Geniès
TownSaint-Geniès
Insee code24412
Postcode24590
Latitude44.9943870
Longitude1.2505720
Surface33.59 km²
Population1037 inhabitants
Density30 inhabitants/km²
Chief townPérigueux (at 71 km, 56 min)

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DepartmentDordogneSaint-Crépin-et-Carlucet at 3.8 km
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Beautiful village situated between Sarlat Perigord and the Lascaux caves.


SIGHTSEEING

Village and its stone houses with slate roofs.

Historic national monument and remains of the dungeon.

14th century chapel with frescoes classified.

Magnificent church which takes place with excellent acoustics, concerts.

Gastronomy: inns and restaurants that perpetuates the traditional cuisine.

Detailed information
MonumentsCastle of Saint-Geniès,   Chapel of the Cheylat,   Church Notre-Dame de l'Assomption

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

A market is held every year on Sunday morning when all the local produce to go: vegetables, mushrooms and figs with foie gras, truffles, cabécous oil, nuts, poultry, etc..

Summer Night Market on Wednesdays from 19h to 23h where you can dine with market products cooked on site in front of castle registered historical monuments and a few meters from the ruins of the keep.

Annual fair every Monday from Easter meals (economic, bacon, we do not change a winning recipe!).

Christmas Market on Sunday before Christmas is a tradition, a truffle market also takes place every Sunday morning from December to February Hall Old Town Hall.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Situated between Sarlat and Lascaux caves, many tour opportunities available to you.

Hiking trails can enjoy the beautiful scenery and local architecture so special.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Relaxing, energising massageWellbeingFrom 30 € to 65 €Montignac (10.5 km)
18-hole golf course in the Dordogne ValleySports sensations37 €Lachapelle-Auzac (17.1 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the DordogneNature and the outdoorsFrom 13 € to 21 €Carsac-Aillac (17.4 km)
Bicycle hire at the heart of Black PérigordNature and the outdoorsFrom 10 € to 140 €Castelnaud-la-Chapelle (22 km)
L'Appel de la Forêt adventure trailSports sensations19 €Thenon (22 km)

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PHOTOS

One of the most beautiful views of Saint-GenièsOne of the most beautiful views of Saint-Geniès
 
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Night Market on Wednesday evening from July to AugustNight Market on Wednesday evening from July to August
 
A tradition, planted on May mayor representing the villageA tradition, planted on May mayor representing the village
Chapel CheylatChapel Cheylat
  

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WEATHER

Tuesday 22 July
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Min. 16°C - Max. 25°C
Wednesday 23 July
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Thursday 24 July
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Petit Manoir  
8.7
Sarlat-la-Canéda
In a mansion of the fifteenth century, you will be served in the garden or in the dining period. Modern kitchen, local products to Asian flavors. Warm and friendly atmosphere. Children's...
Located 12 km from Saint-Geniès35 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Délices de Lauralice  
9.2
Sarlat-la-Canéda
Located in an alley in the heart of the medieval town of Sarlat, near the ancient city walls and adjoining tower of the fifteenth century, the delights of Lauralice you home in a rustic,...
Located 12.1 km from Saint-GenièsFrom 15 € to 30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLo Gorissado  
8.8
Saint-André-d'Allas
HISTORY - This is a few kilometers from the medieval town of Sarlat-la-Caneda in the heart of Black Périgord, the Lo Gorissado restaurant welcomes you in a charming setting. A house...
Located 15.7 km from Saint-Geniès32 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Manor house with 2 bedroomsManoir du Rieu    
9
Saint-Geniès
Isabelle and Philippe welcome you to Rieu, in the authenticity of a comfortable home, dating from the seventeenth century, with its thick stone walls and slate roofs. Enjoy the shady...
Located in Saint-Geniès95 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLes Clauzels    
9.6
Proissans
Our three cottages are furnished in our house Perigord, 5 km from Sarlat, capital of Black Périgord. Ideally located for exploring the main sights of the Dordogne Valley between Vézère...
Located 7.7 km from Saint-GenièsFrom 68 € to 83 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa Colline d'orance    
9.5
Proissans
Just 2 km from Sarlat, The colline d' Orance offers 4 guest rooms with beautiful views of the campaign 22 m² each, entrance, king size beds, shower and toilet. Peaceful with a swimming...
Located 10.2 km from Saint-GenièsFrom 80 € to 88 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 8 personsLe Grenier
Saint-Geniès
The Attic is located 2 km from the village of Saint-Genies ranked between Sarlat and Montignac. It is an air-conditioned apartment of 100 m ² which can accommodate up to 8 people, with...
Located in Saint-GenièsFrom 650 € to 1200 € per week 
House for 4 personsLe Fournil  
9.6
Saint-Geniès
It is a cottage of 70 m ² located between Sarlat and Montignac. It consists of a fully equipped kitchen open to the living / dining room, a bathroom, a separate toilet and two bedrooms....
Located in Saint-GenièsFrom 450 € to 900 € per week 
House for 12 personsGîte le Peysset à St Amand de Coly
Saint-Amand-de-Coly
In the middle of a green and wooded, in the heart of Black Périgord our house the Peysset is a quiet, shaded area, with fenced pool, which is located 15 minutes from Sarlat and Montignac...
Located 4.6 km from Saint-GenièsFrom 300 € to 1500 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
100 places over 6 haCamping le pigeonnier  
Saint-Crépin-et-Carlucet
Located on a plateau, about 6 ha. in a family and relaxing, authentic local family welcomes you to the campsite 'The Pigeon'. 65 shady pitches, 35 mobile homes, at the door of Sarlat,...
Located 3.1 km from Saint-Geniès 
174 places over 5 haCamping du Domaine de Maillac    
9.2
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Sarlat-la-Canéda
Camping de Maillac is situated 10 minutes from Sarlat, which is very picturesque, medieval town. By day, you can admire the beautiful architecture, wander through the extensive Saturday...
Located 9.1 km from Saint-GenièsFrom 19.70 € to 24 € per day 
136 places over 7 haCamping Indigo Sarlat - Les Perières 
Sarlat-la-Canéda
In Sarlat, the capital of the Perigord noir... The Sarlat - Les Périères **** Indigo campsite is ideally located in the Dordogne, just 500 metres from the historical centre of the medieval...
Located 11.4 km from Saint-Geniès 

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HOTELS

Hotellerie la Borie - Hotel in Saint-GenièsHotellerie la Borie    
7.3
Saint-Geniès
Located 1.3 km from the village of Saint-Geniès, this hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool and restaurant with a bar. In Saint-Geniès guests can visit a 14th-century château and a...
Located in Saint-GenièsRoom from 38 €
Hôtel Restaurant La Terrasse - Hotel in Saint-GenièsHôtel Restaurant La Terrasse    
8.1
Salignac-Eyvigues
Located in the heart of Salignac-Eyvigues Village, 500 metres from Salignac Castle, Hôtel Restaurant La Terrasse offers a traditional restaurant, a bar and a terrace. All of the rooms...
Located 6 km from Saint-GenièsRoom from 55 €
Hôtel de l'Abbaye - Hotel in Saint-GenièsHôtel de l'Abbaye     
8.1
Saint-Amand-de-Coly
This hotel is located in the heart of the Perigord region, famous for black truffles. It offers spacious, en suite rooms in the village of Saint-Amand-de-Coly, 7 km from Lascaux Caves....
Located 7.7 km from Saint-GenièsRoom from 49 €

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Hôtel Meysset
Located in a 1.3-hectare park, Meysset Hotel is 1 km from Sarlat-la-Canéda city centre and features a garden, an outdoor swimming pool and a terrace. Free...
Dordogne
Perigord noir Maison 8pers avec piscine
Belle maison du Perigord dans domaine 32 ha, 4 chambres, renovation luxe, piscine 4x13
Sainte foy de Belves, + 33 (0) 6 15 40 95 68
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