A luxury campsite between Périgord and Quercy
Le Domaine de la Paille Basse is a great 5-star campsite in the Lot and member of the Castels association. It lies halfway between Rocamadour and Sarlat, and the former provinces of Perigord and Quercy, in the heart of the Dordogne Valley and near the charming town of Souillac.
An idyllic location at the gateway to the south of France
The Domaine de la Paille Basse is one of the finest campsites in the region. With its 5 stars, it offers tourists the ideal conditions for a high-end stay, starting with its pitches and rental accommodations.
Thus, we find on this luxury campsite in the Périgord four types of pitches, classified according the comfort they provide to the guests, ranging from the most simple and rustic pitches to the most comfortable pitches. These have electric and mains water connections and a waste water disposal system (perfect for campers and caravans), a garden furniture set, a fridge, sun loungers, and a gas plancha. The rental fee includes one hour of WiFi connection.
Campers on le Domaine de la Paille Basse can choose between pitches on grass or on limestone, isolated or near public areas.
There are also many mobile homes with different standings available for rent. The most luxury ones have everything you need and much more. They feature 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a wooden terrace, a garden furniture set and a gas plancha. Unlimited WiFi access and a safe are also included in the rental fee.
This exceptional campsite also has a glamping offer with its unusual and glamorous tents, located on the best pitches of the campsite, with an open outlook and stunning views over the Dordogne Valley. Each of them features an equipped kitchen, garden furniture with a table and chairs, as well as an unlimited connection to the WiFi network.
The Domaine de la Paille Basse also has a bar and a restaurant, serving numerous gourmet dishes made using locally grown produce.
For an unforgettable stay in the Lot department
Amongst the facilities of this dream campsite, we should mention the water park including a large 25-metre swimming pool, a heated paddling pool for the very young, a heated children’s pool and a large 4-lane water slide. For those who wish to keep in shape, our team organizes every morning during the season aquagym sessions in the pool!
The list of other facilities also includes 2 playgrounds, 2 tennis courts and several sports grounds (football, basketball, beach volleyball...), as well as an area for playing boules. Guests also have access to ping-pong tables, a TV room, an entertainment area and a cinema with a big screen. In addition, there is a mini-club, accommodating young children from 4 years old and upwards.
During the high season, the evenings are at the mercy of events and programs concocted by the entertainment team. Twice a week, the bar-lounge area of the Domaine de la Paille Basse campsite is open for crazy nights! During the Easter holidays a slightly reduced entertainment programme, compared to the high season, is also on offer
Exploring the Périgord
A stay on this 5-star campsite in Souillac enables you to go out and explore a region, the heritage of which whether cultural, historic, prehistoric or gourmet, is undoubtedly one of the richest in France! Located on the border between the Lot and the Dordogne, between Quercy and the Périgord, this outdoor establishment has the advantage of being located in a perfect spot to very rapidly reach the most famous tourist attractions of this region...
The Dordogne and the Lot thus have many castles, medieval towns, prehistoric caves and Palaeolithic sites that guests staying on the La Paille Basse campsite should visit during their stay. Trip ideas include the famous town of Sarlat, considered a gem of the local medieval architectural heritage, Rocamadour, one of the most beautiful villages in France, and even the caves of Lascaux. The region also offers many craft markets proposing a lot of regional products.
Finally, for lovers of swimming and living water, the Dordogne River, the Lake of Causse and the water park of Quercyland are only a few kilometres from the property!