Set in the rural heartland of the Burgundy region of France is the small village of Jeux les Bard. If you are looking for a way to get away from it all, then a holiday in Jeux les Bard is just for you. As you may imagine, you will not find hotels in this area. Instead a holiday rental cottage in Jeux le Bard is your best choice. Coming fully-equipped with all the mod-cons that you need, and decorated and furnished with that personal touch to make you feel at home. The independent-minded will love their stay here. It may be worth noting that a car will be of great benefit during your stay at the self catering accommodation in Jeux les Bard.
With two national parks close by, lovers of the outdoors will be in their element whether hiking or cycling. Anglers will also be able to indulge themselves in a little fly fishing in one of the many rivers in the area. For other activities you could head closer to Dijon, where you could find a golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts and much more besides.
A holiday rental cottage in Jeux les Bard is the perfect base from which to explore not only the Burgundy region, but beyond as well. There are three towns within a fifteen minute drive which are worth visiting, and these are Semur en Auxois, Montbard and Avallon. Each one has something different to offer, whether it be Medieval fortifications, canals or shopping. Another interesting option would be to catch a train into Paris to do a day’s sightseeing in the French capital. From Montbard the journey is little over an hour away.
If you are going on a Summer holiday in Jeux les Bard, then you can expect hot, dry weather, especially during the month of August which is the peak of the holiday season. Temperatures during this time are consistently above 25 degrees Celsius, and occasionally reach 30 degrees. The good weather starts to deteriorate at mid- to late-September, when storms and even frosts can occur. The Winter months see cold temperatures of 5 degrees during the day, and frosts at night.
It is perfectly possible to travel to your holiday rental cottage in Jeux les Bard from the UK via the rail system. With The Chunnel route and high speed trains, the journey does not take longer than a morning. The most traditional option when booking self catering accommodation in Jeux les Bard is to drive, though, as this then gives access to a vehicle during the vacation. If you want to fly, consider landing at Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport in Paris, with its regular British Airways flights between London Heathrow (LHR).