Holiday cottage to let in Burgundy

Saint-Leger-sous-la-Bussiere (21km from Cluny), Saône et Loire, Burgundy Reference: GS004009 Advertiser since: 13 February 2015
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Manoir Montdidier Self Catering Saturday 1 2 2 Max. 2 adults (no children)

About this property

Quaint 18thC Stone Cottage with Pool and Spa. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

This former guardian house built entirely from stone is part of a larger manor house set amoung many acres of park and gardens near the Beaujolais vineyards in Southern Burgundy.
 
The cottage consists of 3 floors and shares a courtyard with the manor house. Completely renovated in 2013, it features a private spa, balcony, and veranda with views of the surrounding hillsides and gardens.
 
Guests have access to a 14m heated pool and 6-person jacuzzi in addition to their own private indoor spa with hammam and banléo.
 
The location is ideal for visiting the numerous chateaux, romanesque architecture and many vineyards of this region. The famous Benedictine Abbey of Cluny (1100 years old) is a few minutes drive away.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator-freezer, induction stove top, microwave, dishwasher and modern utilities. All dishes, glasses and cooking utensils, coffee-maker, etc are supplied.

Living rooms

The living area is combined with an open kitchen (26m²) and has a leather sofa and chairs with large flat-screen HD tv. Everything is top quality and tastefully decorated with original works of art (oïl paintings) and designer furniture (some antiques). The living area leads to a Victorian-style veranda (16m²) that has a dining table and comfortable seating area (sofa and chairs).

Bedrooms

The cottage has one bedroom (on top floor with view of gardens and pool). There is a queen size modern bed, antique dresser, large closet, safe and half-bathroom with toilet and sink. All linens (designer) and towels are supplied.

Bathrooms

There is a half-bath in the bedroom and another full bathroom in the spa which has a bath, shower and additional toilet. The spa has a hammam and double banléo (Jacuzzi-type) tub. In winter, guests can take advantage of a wood burning fireplace.

Heating

Underfloor and radiator (all electric).

Entertainment

HD tv, BluRay and wi-fi access.

Garden and outside

The cottage is 2 steps from the outdoor Jacuzzi and pool area. There are gravel paths leading through acres of gardens and park.

Parking and garages

Private parking for guests.

Visitor suitability

Adults only (no one under 18) and non-smokers only.

Information about any additional facilities

A village with all services: groceries, butcher, bakery, Post Office, bank, etc. is less than 5km from the cottage.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Couples only

  • Shared pool

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Cluny
Distance: 15 km

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Various
Name of nearest fishing location: Saint Léger sous la Bussière

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Beajolais, Maconnais, Pouilly-Fuissé

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Saint Léger sous la Bussière

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Pierre Clos
Distance: 10 km

About the Owner, Mr J. Roguet

Manoir Montdidier is the country estate of a Swiss family. The cottage is available year-round, and individual rooms can be rented (B&B) in the main house during summer.

Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? The south of Burgundy is culturally rich including chateaux visits, wine tastings, medieval architecture, nature hiking, river boating and even prehistoric sites.
Unique benefits of property Manoir Montdidier has been restored respecting the historic nature of the property. Furnished with fine period antiques, it offers luxurious accommodations in a lovely garden setting.

The Owner Recommends

Chateau Cormatin

Chateau near Cluny

Chateau Drée

Beautiful chateau to visit with gardens

Chateau Pierreclos

Medieval chateau and wine tasting

Manoir Montdidier

Beautiful gardens

Roche de Solutré

Hiking in the Pouilly-Fuissé wine region