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Ancient forge of the chateau

Bedrooms 8
Space 3,552 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Close to the Great Stables (classified as Historical Monument, probably the most important private stables of France), with a breathtaking view on the Avaise forest, Charolais' mounts and pastures - as far as you can see, no building, just landscapes - this large house is on the crossroad of the historical Burgondy. Free and privileged guided tour of the Great Stables and castle park on demand. You are most welcome !

The Space

The ancient forge of the chateau (about 250m2) has its own private enclosed garden, a large patio with electric awnings, one private swimming pool and an uninterupted view of countryside. A set of garden furniture and a barbecue brighten up the place.

Guest Access

2:00 from Geneva, 1:20 from Beaune, 1:10 from Lyon, 1:00 from Chalon-sur-Saone and Villefranche-sur-Saone, 40 min from Le Creusot TGV station, 35 min from Macon TGV station, 25 min from Cluny abbey, 25min from Paray-le-Monial basilica and 15 min from Charolles.

The holiday cottage takes place in the town of Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux, on the top of Chaumont's hill. When you are in the citycenter, on the main square "Place du Champ de Foire", take the D7 road, towards Genelard city ; turn right after 1.2kms just after Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux exit sign. Cross the wood, pass the castle gates and turn right into the farmyard : you have reached your destination !

Interaction with Guests

Present on the spot, the Chaumont-Laguiche domain manager would be very pleased to welcome you and check that nothing is missing. On demand, he would be delighted to guide you for an historical visit in English of the great stables and castle park.

The Neighborhood

Immediately close to the chateau of Chaumont-Laguiche Great Stables -classified Historical Monument- probably the most important private stables of France (there is no horse anymore), around 16 kms from Charolles, 24 kms from Cluny's roman abbey and its national stud farm, 25 kms from Cormatin and Drée castles, 28 kms from Paray-le-Monial's basilica, 34 kms from Digoine castle, 41 kms from Berze-le-Chatel fortress.

Around 21 kms from Acro’Bath, forest adventure park, 30 kms from the equestrian tourism centre "le Moulin de Vaux" and from the stud farm of "la Varenne", 34 kms from the leasure centre « Le Bull’in charolais » (bowling, billiards, child games, cardio-fitness, squash etc.).

Discover the beauty and the quiet of this place, with an outstanding view from the ancient forge of the chateau, dominating the vale. At the corner of Cluny and Paray le Monial, roman architecture connoisseurs will feel fulfilled ! At Charolles, 15 min from the holiday cottage, capital of the well known beef and lamb, there are many good places to eat, from the starred restaurant of the Chef Frederic Doucet to the unknown and affordable but no less excellent "La Balance". In Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux, you could find a very good butcher's shop and backer's shop, a pharmacy, an hairdresser, a huge supermarket.

We look forward to welcoming you soon !

House Rules

The access of the castle park is only authorized during the guided tour, accompanied with the domain manager. This visit only concerns cottage holiday makers.

More Details

Flambard Xavier
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux in Saône-et-Loire

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3552 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • beach
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 15 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    - Shower Enclosure
    - Bath (no shower)
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 3 Single Bed
    - 3 Single Bed
    - 3 Single Bed
    - 1 Single Bed
    - 1 Cot
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming


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Nearest Barpub
1.2 Kilometres
St Bonnet de Joux
Nearest Train
35 Kilometres
Le Creusot TGV
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
Le Pré'vert at La Guiche
Nearest Beach
14 Kilometres
Etang du Rousset
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux, Saone-et-Loire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Grandes vacances
29 Jun 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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