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Restored Old Stone Cottage with Pool in Burgundy/Champagne Countryside

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Veuxhaulles-Sur-Aube, Cote d'Or, Burgundy, France, Nr Troyes on Champagne/Burgundy Border - One Hectare Of Private Gardens On The Edge Of A Beautifully Quaint Traditional French Village

Restored Old Stone Cottage set in the heart of countryside on the Burgundy/Champagne border surrounded by forests and vineyards. West of the famous wine village Chablis and north of Beaune. There is plenty to do if venturing out and about although a car is essential. A 4 hour easy drive south from Calais passing through Reims (famous for its major Champagne houses). 3 beautiful rustic style bedrooms, all with original exposed oak beams. One king size bedroom, one double and one twin. Each room is personally decorated with its own rustic style. The perfect place to relax and unwind. There is plenty to do when out and about but a car is essential. The cottage is in a rural location and is perfect for a relaxing break with bread, cheese, wine and sun lounger in the garden (log fire in winter).


Owner
CHARLOTTE WATERS
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About CHARLOTTE WATERS

My husband and I bought the cottage in 2007 as our holiday home. We have undertaken extensive renovations to make it the beautifully rustic warm cottage it is today. Since 2007 our family has grown with the addition of 1 child and 3 dogs and the cottage continues to suit everyone. 2017 saw the construction of a new above above ground wooden (which we plan to have available for guests from May to September)

CHARLOTTE WATERS purchased this cottage in 2007

Why CHARLOTTE WATERS chose Montbard area

The cottage is our family holiday home. It is fully equipped with everything you should need for a nice stay. An easy drive from Calais - just under 4 hours.

Perfect for a relaxing break in the countryside. An ideal retreat for summer or winter.

What makes this cottage unique

A relaxing retreat all year round. The large wrap around secure garden is perfect for the summer with its outside under cover dining and BBQ area, and the cosy double sided log burning stove is perfect for romantic winter breaks.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Mont Remin Cottage is lovely we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We enjoyed the remote and quiet setting. The patio area was well used although on the chillier nights the stove was made use of. The cottage is well equipped home from home and we had lovely time. Thank you and would not hesitate to come back. x
Sep 2015
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Location

Travel:

40 minutes from Troyes centre, 2.5 hours from Paris and 1 hour from Dijon.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Veuxhaulles-sur-Aube in Côte-d'Or

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Two Bathrooms - Shower Room with burgundy stone floor, glass shower unit, solid stone sink on an oak stand and toilet. Family Bathroom with burgundy stone floor,corner bath, shower and double sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Three beautiful rustic style bedrooms, all with original exposed oak beams. One king size bedroom, one double and one twin. Solid wood furniture, original exposed Oak beams, original exposed Burgundy stone walls and oak flooring. Please note the twin bedroom 2 is accessed via the bedroom 1 only.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hunting
Notes:
Outside: One hectare of private gardens and surrounded by Burgundy/Champagne countryside. BBQ, table and chairs, loungers are available throughout the year. Pool available from May to September. Utility Room: Washing machine, iron and ironing board are all available for use during your stay. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen is included. Bath towels available at small extra charge. Additional cleaning is available throughout your stay at a small additional cost. Other: Landing/Reading Room With a large comfortable sofa and a full height window, the landing is an ideal place to sit and relax. Views over the front garden and country lane.

Reviews

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Restored Old Stone Cottage with Pool in Burgundy/Champagne Countryside
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 23 reviews
4

Lovely little cottage in rural surroundings.

  • 4 of 5

We spent a very relaxing week here. A real home from home with everything you need including a toaster! (very rare in French properties). We visited Troyes and rented a little boat on Lac Amance - great fun. A dog's paradise with so many lovely walks on your doorstep. If you are looking for a quiet escape from it all, we recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, well equipped house in rural, peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

The house is set at the end of a very quiet village. It is a lovely family home and has everything needed for a relaxing break. It has plenty of room - we went with two teenage daughters. The garden is large and secure-we took our dog and it was perfect for him. The pool was lovely for cooling dips and we loved the covered patio (with lights for night time) which meant we could be outside pretty much all the time - even during a storm. We didn't use the lounge/Dining area at all but i'm sure the stove would be lovely in cooler periods.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Comfortable and cosy - car essential

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage in a rural location. Great for families - a car with a good satnav is a must

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

What a wonderful house in the French countryside

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a few days en route to the French Alps and also a few days en route coming back. We could not have chosen a better house to stay in, it was comfortable, made you feel at home and was lovely and clean. The garden was perfect for our dog, completely enclosed so no worry about him getting out, lovely country walks straight from the door which was a real bonus. The house has been beautifully renovated and the 2 sided wood burner between the living and dining room was a fantastic feature which made for cosy relaxing evenings drinking wine and eating good food.

Charlotte, the owner was ab fab and a real joy to deal with, communication with her was amazing, immediate responses.

Would not hesitate to come back here again or to recommend it to anyone else.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

A home in rural France with some Brisitsh creature comforts

  • 4 of 5

The house is very discreet and comfortable with pretty well all the conveniences you would wish for in your own holiday home. The bedrooms are all very comfortable and the living/eating/cooking spaces are all clean, well cared for and practical so they can be enjoyed by the family without being terrified of touching of things. We ate indoors and out and everything worked perfectly.We had two little dogs who settled in instantly, their only problem being that their legs were too short for one of the steps, a very minor issue indeed and hardly the fault of the house owners! The neighbours were very French but also very pleasant and forgave our Franglais with good humour.

Locally the shopping is pretty limited so planning ahead is necessary, but there is a good range of varied towns and villages within striking distance where everything can be found.

The weather was mostly very kind, and we made trips to the lakes, Nigloland (compares well with with UK theme parks), Troyes, Chatillon (nice spring and excellent museum there, also very good vets for the dogs complusory visit), went bubbly tasting, did trout fishing in the village (you WILL catch a fish) and loads of other stuff. One final thing, if the night sky is clear, the stars and Milky Way are just incredibly bright compared to the UK, AND we saw loads of shooting stars. An excellent family holiday

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning cottage

  • 5 of 5

Stunning cottage in a beautiful setting , we had a lovely holiday , the cottage has everything you need with gorgeous furnishings ,the pool is great for kids it was so hot so great to have a pool to cool down in. Lots of near by attractions with a great bakers few minutes away . Can't wait to go back .

  • Review Submitted: Feb 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We really appreciate it. We look forward to see you and your family again.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Veuxhaulles-sur-Aube, Cote d'Or

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£670
for 7 nights
£670
 

Additional pricing information

Towels £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £350
Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
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Changeover Day:
Saturday

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