3 Bedroom Cottage in France, Burgundy, Poil
By car, the Chateau is 3.5 hours from Paris, 2 hours from Lyon and 1 hour from Dijon. You need to take the N81 and between Autun and Luzy, 18km from Autun, you will turn right into the D192 to Poil. Drive through the tiny village of Poil and 2km after you have left the village you turn left for Villette. By TGV we are 1hr 15 minutes from Paris, and Paris, Dijon and Lyon are all served by regular international flights.
Dijon 1 hour or Lyon 2 hours
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The cottage has three lovely bedrooms, a bathroom with a large bathtub and shower, a spacious living room with an open kitchen, and an open fireplace for chilly evenings. A washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher are all available.
The cottage has a private garden with a south-facing terrace and wonderful views of the rural Burgundy panorama. Guests at La Grenouillère also have access to the swimming pool at the Chateau. The 500 hectare estate which surrounds the cottage contains ancient parkland, beautiful woods, crystal clear streams and hedged fields, with wildlife flourishing everywhere.
Chateau de Villette itself is available on either a self-catering or B&B basis. The seven sumptuous bedrooms offer fine bed-linen, private bathrooms, period furniture, elaborate drapery, luxury beds, light and panoramic views, and the private dining room is ideal for haute cuisine dinners accompanied by wine from the private cellar. From June 1 until September 30, a minimum stay of 2 nights is required. There is also a second self-catering cottage available on the estate. The 17th century Escargot sleeps 2 and has a large living area with an open fire place, an open plan kitchen with dining area, a king-size four poster bed and a bathroom with a deep antique bath tub and shower. It also has its own small garden. Please see the website for prices and further details about the Chateau or Escargot cottage.
Conditions of Rental
The price includes linen, final cleaning services and any staff as agreed. Access to the pool is included. Rates exclude breakfast and local taxes. Heating is extra and payable locally. To secure a reservation we require a non-refundable deposit of 50% and the remainder is due 9 weeks prior to arrival. A security deposit is required. In case of cancellation within 4 weeks prior to arrival, or during your stay, the entire stay is due and non-refundable. Arrivals are between 4pm and 7pm, and departure is before 10am. Pets and smoking are not allowed.
- Sports & activity
- Swimming Pool
- Cot / Highchair
- Internet Access
- Linen provided
- Log Fire
- Washing Machine
- Country Sports
- Golf within 30km
- Horse Riding
- Child Friendly
- Other rental properties on site