- Holiday home
- 8 Sleeps
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
Experience fine local living in this authentic Burgundian farm. You'll see how wonderful it is in this vacation home in Diges (4.5km). You'll have a large, child-friendly grass garden with a private swimming pool available (above ground model). Next to the house, there is also a large terrace with barbecue and sunbeds. Tourcy (6km) is the perfect place for a spot of swimming and tennis. A bakery, supermarket and market can be found here too. Diges features a restaurant. Your stroll through this fantastic environment begins at home. There are numerous cycle routes. St. Fargeau (27km) features a recreation lake with a beach. A beautiful trail leads through the surrounding forest. If you fancy a challenge, canoeing is always an option. Pay a visit to Arcy-sur-Cure (45km), with its fascinating caves and unique castle. The Chantier Médiéval de Guédelon (26 km) is especially interesting. A castle is being built here using medieval construction methods. The project is estimated to last 25 years. Visit various craft workshops at the castle to learn about construction. St. Aubin-Château-Neuf (16km) features a golf course. A visit to Auxerre (21km) with its friendly centre is certainly worth the effort.
The weekly Saturday market in Toucy is a must ! Find unique local products -fresh and very tastefull such as cheeses wines- bread-meat and vegetables direct from the growers - Try the local cheese Soumaintrain : divine tasting !
Come and enjoy this green and beautifull countryside named Puysaie- where life is still authentic and stay at the farm where we keep the gardens in perfect shape - have flowers all year round (" just like our mother Angela wanted it-": the De Ryck brothers ( Guido and Renaat)
Come and visit the nearby Chateau de Saint Fargeau, once home to the mistresses of Louis XIV and take children to the authentic medieva farm runned by retired farmers just adjacent to it. A few miles further the Guedelon site is a fantastic project of castle builders : it does attract half a million people from all over the world and is a unique historical project reconstructing the building techniques used in the 11th century - this is a whole day excursion. If you also like to taste wines the vineyards of Sancerre -Pouilly and Chablis are less than 50 km away from our house and best is to visit the local tourist center who will help and guide you. Try also to to visit Vezelay -a Unesco site in the nearby Morvan natural park.
Auxerre has many nice restaurants and cafés and historic places such as the roman Saint Germain presbitary ( 9th century!) a great Merovinger cultural center including one of the oldest wall paintings in France .
The Puysaie region has inspired writers such as Colette who loved the beauty of nature. Let it also inspire you !
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Prices per week
Price from £ 416 £ 987