Three level Cottage
3 x bedrooms
2 x bathroom
2 x WC
From AUD$1,292 per week

About the house

This Burgundy cottage was originally a coach house that was then converted into a three-storey cottage. The lower floor has a well equipped kitchen which also houses the washing machine, a sitting area and a large dining area.

There is also a powder room with WC, basin and shower. There is a small garden with table and chairs to allow you to enjoy meals and drinks al fresco.

One the first level there are three bedrooms and two shower rooms with WC and basin. The second level, reached by a spiral staircase, is a large sitting room with TV and DVD player. The cottage is centrally heated and all linen is supplied.

Location and nearby sights

Located in the village of Varzy, between the great rivers of the Yonne and the Loire, the cottage is situated in the center of the old upper village. Varzy was originally owned by the Bishops of Auxerre. There are many reminders of its earlier occupation in the success of the preservation of its past and rich architectural heritage.

The village has a bank, well stocked supermarket, three bakeries, newsagent (no English papers as yet), a Thursday market and a Sunday smaller market.

Varzy is close to a number of beautiful villages and gardens. Clamecy is a lovely old village with a Saturday morning market nominated as one of the six best in Burgundy. Donzy has many half timbered houses and a great restaurant. Sancerre is a village famous for its white wine. Vezelay is a perched village, with a beautiful Cathedral and burial place of Mary Magdeline.

You can follow along the Nivernais Canal which passes many picturesque villages. Noyers is listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France. Auxerre has a superb network of boulevards and cobbled streets, Flavigny-sur-Ozerain is the village where “Chocolat” was filmed


AUD$1,292 per week plus booking fee and a cleaning fee of €50 to be left for housekeeper on vacating cottage.


Check in from Saturday after 4pm. Check out by 10am.


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