Château de Villette

Poil, Nièvre
Self-catering


Gem-like in a deep parc among meadows, a family-friendly château with 2 stylish cottages. Join the lovely owners for dinner, dip in the pool

Place

2 places

Sleeps

Sleeping from 2 – 6

The
Experience

Staying on Catherine and Coen’s estate may induce feelings of dissatisfaction when you return home: you have been warned! Welcome then to a gorgeous 18th-century chateau in one of the most beautiful areas of France surrounded by lake, gardens, breathtaking views and flourishing wildlife. Fortunately this charming couple are happy to share their good fortune and excellent taste; their farmhouse cottages, the largest overlooking the lake, could grace the pages of an interiors’ magazine. Imagine muted colours, natural materials and stylish furniture crafted from Coen’s own trees. Gardens too, and shared use of the château’s super pool. While the nearest restaurant (12km) is a bit of a schlep, cooking in these well-equipped, open-plan kitchens is certainly no hardship; ask too about twice-weekly table d’hôtes at the château – Catherine is a superb cook. Close by are all the usual essentials for a great French holiday – bounteous food markets, wine tastings, brocantes, cycle tracks… and, if hunting is your thing, Catherine and Coen can organise shoots on the estate. Magnifique.

Essentials

  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Oven
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hob
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Booking information

Check in
4pm
Check out
10am
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 3 nights on weekdays. 3 nights at weekends. 3 nights in high season. Short breaks available.
Closed
Rarely.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Owner has pets
Animals living on the property.
Meals
Dinner €55, book ahead. Wine €18-€100.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €140
Weekly price
from €950
Damage deposit
€ 300
1 Cottage for 6
From €1954 beds3 bedrooms
1 Cottage for 2
From €1401 bed1 bedroom

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Location

The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Catherine & Coen Stork

  • Visit Bibracte/Mont Beuvray, an old Gallo-Roman archaeological site
  • Go to Beaune, a beautiful Medieval Burgundian town about 75km away.
  • Autun, an old Roman town about 25 km away.
  • Shooting estate.
  • Vineyards.