Gite | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Le Petit Repos provides cosy and comfortable accommodation for two people in our recently renovated cottage and a LUXURY INDOOR HEATED 10x5M POOL for your enjoyment. This year we have added a large terrace onto the end of the pool house. Our small cottage is set within a very large garden which offers you a choice of relaxation and seating areas including a BBQ.
Inside the cottage is compact and bijoux, and you will find everything you need for an enjoyable stay. There is a living area with seating, dining table and chairs TV/DVD plus free WIFI access ( not a strong signal) and a lovely log burning fire to keep you warm if needed. There is a small kitchen equipped with fridge, microwave, electric hob, and electric oven, adjoining this is the shower room. The bedroom with a double bed is accessed via a small staircase in the living area.
The owners Linda and Paul Sweetland live in the main house opposite the cottage and are happy to help you with any advice or local information to help you enjoy your visit to beautiful Burgundy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||18 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Paris 150 km, Nearest railway: Cosne cours sur loire 35 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Private indoor pool, Log fire, DVD player|
|Pool||Private indoor pool|
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private indoor pool, Shared garden, BBQ|
The Burgundy region
The region offers something for everyone and is an ideal base from which you can explore the area, whether you are a cyclist, canoeist, bird watcher, wine lover, or you just want to relax and unwind in calm and beautiful surroundings .
Local attractions include
St Fargeau, with its famous Chateau and grounds, where during the summer there is a wonderful open air Son et Lumiere extravaganza.
Guedelon, is a fascinating project, it is a reconstruction of a Chateau built in the 13th century using only authentic methods and materials.
Vezelay is found high on a hill, its beautiful citadel and is the starting point for the pilgrims walk to Compostella in Northern Spain. It is surrounded by a medieval village with fabulous views of the surrounding countryside.
Historical Avallon is also within an hour's drive.
The Morvan national park, offers beautiful lakes and woodland walks, water activities and much more.
Sancerre offers great views over its vineyards and is well worth a visit and maybe a spot of lunch in the village square.
Vineyards, for wine lovers there are several excellent wine producers in the area. These include Sancerre, Pouilly sur Loire, Irancy, Chablis and Cotes d' Auxerre.
Le Petit Repos is situated in the village of Chateau du Bois, which is 18 kms from the medieval town of Clamecy situated on the Nivernais canal. The area has many canals and waterways where you can hire boats/canoes, or you can stroll or cycle along the towpaths.