Château de Vaulx

St-Julien-de-Civry, Saône-et-Loire
Bed & Breakfast
+33 (0)7 88 34 84 94
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Sun-dappled walks along the romantic avenues, big bedrooms, breakfasts inside or out, a laid-back atmosphere and great markets nearby

Bedroom

7 rooms

Sleeps

Rooms sleep 2 – 5

Children welcome
Pets welcome

The Experience

Described in 1886 as “well-proportioned and elegant in its simplicity,” Vaulx is as lovely now as then, and in the most beautiful position, in deep country, high on a hill with views that stretch to distant purple mountains. There’s a panelled drawing room with chandeliers, a dining room with fresh flowers, antiques and strong, exciting colours.
The gardens are beautifully maintained: lawns manicured, box balls tightly topiaried, and there are quiet places to sit and read.

You’re perched in gorgeous countryside so set off with a picnic for an all-day walk, cycle down to the village, St-Julien-de-Civry or visit magnificent Roman churches; Anzy-Le-Duc is a 20-minute drive. Float in the pool, take a book to the sitting room or terrace, sleep in light-filled rooms with views and not a hint of road noise. Wake to fresh sourdough from the village bakery, charcuterie, cheeses and jams with proper bowls of good coffee.

You’re welcome to use the enormous kitchen if you don’t want to go out, it’s that sort of place.

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We think you'll love

  • Exploring the many churches, châteaux and vineyards nearby
  • Walking around the gardens or down into the village
  • Having the flexibility to self-cater if you prefer
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You should know

  • There are two large gites sleeping up to eight on site
  • No dinners
  • The swimming pool is shared with other guests

Essentials

  • Swimming pool
  • EV charger
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Spa
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Fire guard
  • Cot available

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

Closed
Rarely.
Owner has pets
Animals living on the property
Meals
Restaurant 3km.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €110
Surcharges
Price per night; €36-€100 per person.
2 Doubles
From €110
2 Family rooms for 4
From €149
1 Apartment for 5
From €195

Accommodation

Reviews

What a treat! Escape to the peaceful countryside while enjoying luxurious surroundings and a hearty welcome without pretension. The fact that so many visitors return year after year speaks for itself.

June, Sawday's Inspector

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Location

The neighbourhood

Here you can join a cookery or painting class. The closest shops are in Charolles, a 10-minute drive for restaurants, including the Michelin-starred Maison Doucet, and organic food shops. Several small villages nearby have weekly or monthly small growers' markets. La Clayette has one of the best chocolate makers in France, Bernard Dufoux, and Saint Christophe has a weekly cattle market. It's a short drive/bus ride to La Clayette - from there reach Lyon in 1h30 by train.

Local points of interest from Bruno & Valou de Theux

  • Several romans churches, private castles and gardens to be visited in the vicinity

Introducing

Bruno & Valou de Theux

Bruno and Valou stayed at Château de Vaulx as guests themselves and loved the building and surroundings so much that they bought it a few years later. They are wonderful hosts and strive to continue with the tradition of hospitality at Vaulx with passion. Bruno takes care of the garden and vegetable patch and Valou also enjoys making bouquets from the garden's flowers. You may also meet Canadian Barry, he helps with taking the bookings and knows the place inside out.