2 Best Hotels in Bergerac, The Dordogne

Château les Merles

$ | 3 chemin des Merles, Bergerac, 24520, France

A nice way to experience the lovely rolling countryside just outside Bergerac, this handsome château offers everything you need for a relaxing visit, including a large pool, fine dining, golf, and charming paths for lovely walks. Rooms are pleasingly spare and modern and common spaces invite lingering, which the friendly staff heartily encourage. The hotel has gone the extra mile for families, with a kids' park and four luxurious family villas—each with three bedrooms and a self-service kitchen—on the property. Check the website for special food and wine packages (some with cooking classes).

Pros

  • Exceedingly helpful and friendly staff
  • Very good restaurant with local specialties
  • Close to many sites

Cons

  • Some stairs for top-floor access
  • Some rooms in need of updating
  • Pool not heated
3 chemin des Merles, Bergerac, 24520, France
05–53–63–13–42
hotel Details
15 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Hôtel de Bordeaux

$ | 38 pl. Gambetta, Bergerac, 24100, France

Although it's been in business since 1855 and has occasionally played host to some famous guests (Francis Bacon and François Mitterrand among them), the Bordeaux of today has contemporary furnishings and simple, tidy rooms—the best of which look out on the garden courtyard. The owner, Monsieur Manant, is very helpful.

Pros

  • Good location close to the market, the Old Town, and the train station
  • Good value
  • Secure, inexpensive parking

Cons

  • Rooms are a little too understated
  • Rooms and grounds in need of some updating
  • No coffee- or tea-making facilities in rooms
38 pl. Gambetta, Bergerac, 24100, France
05–53–57–12–83
hotel Details
40 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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