We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Auberge de Castel Merle

Certificate of Excellence
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Sergeac
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Auberge de Castel Merle
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Auberge de Castel Merle
See the most recent reviews
Showing 54: English reviews
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 April 2015

For an area that is bursting with beauty, history and superb food it would take somewhere special to stand out. Castel Merle embodies all of these qualities in abundance but adds more with welcoming, convivial hosts, quality accomodation with a rustic touch and the most stunning location imaginable. This cosy, atmospheric hotel is perched high above the River Vezere (a...

3Thank tjlens
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2014

We booked into this auberge on the spur of the moment near the end of a month in France - it is situated overlooking the beautiful Vezere Valley the home of foie gras, chateaux and the Lascoux caves. The hosts were very welcoming and helpful, the room very clean and comfortable and homey. The food was brilliant. We extended our...

4Thank JEG1234
Reviewed 1 November 2014

We stayed for a couple of days at the end of a trip round the Dordogne. It was the best value of all the places we stayed and the food was fantastic. I still dream of that chicken in white wine sauce the first night - it was simple but perfect. Provincial cooking at its best. The terrace and the...

3Thank greenwichjo
Buckingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2014

We were told about Castel Merle by friends who had stayed a few years ago. We decided that we wanted a relaxing break so booked rooms at the end of the season. This place has it all. The food is traditional perigordian fare served in large portions, washed down with excellent vin de pays. The value for money is impressive....

3Thank SomersetNice
Rye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Picture a beautiful Auberge in a wonderful location with a huge natural terrace with views over the river Verere and you have Castell Merle.Great hosts to spoil you with delicious cooking and comfortable rooms with history all around you.A real escape from the hustle and bustle of tourist areas.You will want to return. Best place my husband and I have...

1Thank Geoffrey M
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We booked this last minute through Logis de France. What a place ! We could not belief where we had come, it is beautiful and the view from the Terrace where we had an enjoyable dinner was stunning. The proprietors are lovely and very welcoming. The food was delicious. We were only here one night but I would definitely go...

1Thank qwertop
Washington, D.C.
Reviewed 21 July 2014

I had rarely heard my husband speak of any hotel with such effusive compliments as he has of Castel-Merle. We returned to the Auberge Castel-Merle again in May because we often dreamed of our 4 previous stays …the gorgeous views, the wonderfully delicious food & the warm hospitality of our hosts, English-speaking Anita and Christopher, who are delighted to share...

1Thank globalartlover
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Spent two nights here during a solo holiday in the Dordogne. My plan was to rest and do some writing. As it happened I did little writing but had a lot of rest. This is a most special place to stay in a magnificent setting. Like others I got a little lost along the way but quickly found it in...

4Thank LondonKairos
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We stayed 3 nights in May and loved it. Looking back, all I can really remember is the excellent food! Melt-in-your-mouth Beef Stew, Duck and Sausage Cassoulet. And finished off with walnut ice cream dessert. Please don't skip out on the demi-pension. It is perched high atop a cliff overlooking the valley, making a lovely view. The hosts are warm...

1Thank slipaway
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Great value, great hosts and a beautiful setting. Total peace and quiet, we came away totally rested. We used it as a base and travelled each day to nearby tourist attractions, most within a 45 minute drive, returning in the evening for dinner. The weather was perfect so we sat out in he garden with the amazing views over the...

Thank MichaelHankinson

98 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (59)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Hotel & Grounds (32)
View from Room (7)
Room/Suite (3)
Dining (5)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (39)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
View from Room (2)
Room/Suite (4)
Dining (2)
Other (24)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Sergeac
9.0 km away
Hotel Le Lascaux
Hotel Le Lascaux
#1 of 5 in Montignac
179 reviews
8.9 km away
Hostellerie La Roseraie
Hostellerie La Roseraie
#2 of 5 in Montignac
187 reviews
2.7 km away
Hotel-Restaurant Archambeau
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.8 km away
Le P'tit Monde
Le P'tit Monde
#4 of 5 in Montignac
45 reviews
14.0 km away
Chateau de la Fleunie
Chateau de la Fleunie
#1 of 1 in Condat-sur-Vezere
194 reviews
15.3 km away
Hotel La Couleuvrine
Hotel La Couleuvrine
#4 of 35 in Sarlat-la-Caneda
584 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Auberge de Castel Merle is perched on a roc overlooking the vezere valley with medaeval villages below.Breakfast is served in our garden or périgordian breakfast room.Restaurant walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auberge de Castel Merle

Address: Castelmerle, 24290 Sergeac, Montignac, France
Region: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Dordogne > Montignac > Sergeac
Price Range: $85 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Auberge de Castel Merle 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Auberge de Castel Merle staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Auberge de Castel Merle staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room two was fine.”
cawsmawr, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“all rooms have modern plumbing and are well equipped”
globalartlover, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room (No.4) was not as spacious, bright and airy as those shown on the website, but it was fine for 3 nights”
SimonW846, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“We always like room 4 but you can't have it if we've booked it first. Second choice room 5.”
LittleGert, 14 May 2015 | Read review
“ask for one that overlooks the river and valley below”
LondonKairos, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
5 of 5