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Saint Fargeau Castle

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Our charming guest rooms in Burgundy; on the road to Saint Fargeau.

This story could be the plot of a historical novel. Yet this enigma is very real. At the castle of Saint Fargeau, a painting of the painter David would be hidden in the walls of the building. The painting depicts the assassination of Louis-Michel Lepeletier, Marquis de Saint Fargeau. A work estimated at several million Euros.

Excavations were made to try to ...

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Tour de Chappe

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Close to our charming guest rooms, next to Massangis, the Annoux forest invites you to a bucolic walk to discover an ingenious invention, designed in the 1790s. At the end of a path, you will discover a square tower with a strange mechanism at the top.

chappe-tower-burgundyThis is the telegraph tower invented by Chappe. There were 550 telegraph tours all over France in order to be able to relay messages in a few ...

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Domaine Louis Moreau

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A few kilometers from our guests rooms, the estate Louis Moreau was born from the passion of a family since 1814. The love of this family for great wines, led to the purchase of plots of Chablis great wines and 1er crus. Nowadays, they own five Grand crus including a family monopole, the « Grand Cru Clos Hospices dans les Clos » acquired by the family in 1904. The domaine works many plots within the appellations of: Petit Chablis, Chablis, Chablis 1er ...

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Cluny Abbey

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At the heart of the pretty Burgundy village of Cluny, a few kilometers from our guests rooms in Burgundy, discover this abbey. Known around the world, its construction began in 1088 at the request of Hugues de Semur. It was the largest church in Christendom until the construction of St. Peter of Rome in the sixteenth century.

cluny-abbey-burgundyToday a part of the building has been destroyed, ...

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Treasure of Vix

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By stopping in Châtillon-sur-Seine, not far from our charming bed and breakfast in Burgundy, you can admire the Saint-Vorles church from the bridge of Perthuis au Loup. Perched on a promontory, it was once protected by a solid wall, whose impressive remains of the 13th century are still standing. It is a major building of the Romanesque period, built at the request of the bishop of Langres (980-1016), to honor the relics of the priest Vorles. In the church we ...

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Jouancy

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Close to Noyers sur Serein, perched on a small hill, a few kilometers from our charming guest rooms, the village of Jouancy is the smallest village in Yonne with its church, its castle, its town hall and its 26 inhabitants. It is the old classroom that today serves as town hall. The small village can be visited by foot and one can admire its small old houses with their gardens. You can enjoy an unobstructed view of the surrounding countryside ...

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Châtel-Censoir

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Located on a rocky promontory surrounded by greenery, Châtel-Censoir is situated a few kilometers from Vezelay and our guest house in Burgundy.

chatel-censoir-canal-burgundy-guest-houseA quiet village or a halt is essential to discover in peace a beautiful nature: a place of ideal walk. Indeed the village is bordered at the same time by the river Yonne and the canal of Nivernais where is a pretty marina. Surrounded by mysterious forests and caves, such as ...

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The Abbey of Pierre-Qui-Vire

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The abbey, located not far from our guest house in Burgundy, owes its name to a curious monolith in the form of menhir lying on a large block of stone. It was possible with one hand to move this pebble several tons. Today for safety reasons both blocks have been sealed.

Abbey-b&b-in-MorvanThe abbey which houses 46 Benedictine monks was founded in 1850 in the ...

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Anis of Flavigny

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During your visit to the village of Flavigny-sur-Ozerain, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France, discover the factory of anise sweets known throughout the world. Our charming guests rooms are not far.

flavigny-candy-guests-roomsSecret manufacturing dates back to the 9th century. The Benedictine monks are at the origin of this recipe. Queen Blanche of Castille and King Louis XIV loved these little treats. In the years 1800, eight companies made these treats in ...

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Druyes-les-Belles-Fontaines

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Not far from our charming bed and breakfast in-Burgundy, Druyes is located at the top of a cliff protected by its medieval castle, and in the valley around the lake clear springs. This village full of charm is to discover for a bucolic and romantic walk.

druyes-burgundy-bed-and-breakfastOf course, there is the castle of the twelfth century built at the time of King Philip Augustus. A castle ...

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