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'La Chouette' at the Bottom of the Ramparts

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Last updated: 05/05/2011

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 39 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Semur-en-Auxois cottage description

This property has been the long awaited French dream home of ‘Lui Farthing' two Canadian professionals now living in Hong Kong .

Newly refurbished, the team has transformed this property's potential into a charming residence. A few scattered French antiques & light French muted tones provide the canvas to the modern touches in the added furnishings & technology.

La Chouette is a welcoming home from home in the heart of historical Burgundy.

Living: Living...The main living accommodation is located on level 1, overlooking the river and enjoying views up towards the imposing Ramparts. Crisply furnished and with original burgundy character this space is a haven when the sunshine drops in through the large French window with balcony. A moment of rest or work, will lead you to the ground floor office & snug with ‘chaise longue'.

Sleeping: Sleeping...There are two spacious and comfortable double bedrooms, both located on the 2nd floor with adjacent 1st bathroom complete with WC. The second shower room for two is located on the ground floor.

Outdoor: Outdoor...'Le Pique-nique' with your traditional picnic hamper in hand, take a stroll down by the River, roll out a rug & sit admiring the views before you with a glass of world famous wine in your hand or a French coffee. Further afield you can stroll up the steps through the ramparts and be in the heart of the town within a few minutes where you can enjoy the café culture, many restaurants & shops and the magnificent medieval architecture of Semur .

Approx 142 square meters.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 100 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 1 double


          • Both bedrooms are located on the 2nd floor. Additional sleeping for +2 guests - Large sofa bed in lounge....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


          • Bathroom 1 is located on 2nd floor adjacent to bedrooms. Bathroom 2 is located on ground floor....moreless


          • Books For Adults
          • Stereo
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Books
          • DVD Player


          • Historic
          • Luxury


          • Forests
          • Ruins
          • Churches
          • Library
          • Playground
          • Cinemas
          • Winery Tours
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Restaurants

          Leisure Activities

          • Scenic Drives
          • Horseback Riding
          • Walking
          • Sight Seeing
          • Paddle Boating

          local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank

              Location Type

                  • Town

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Hiking
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Tennis
                  • Rafting
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Small Game

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Telephone
                          • Local Maps
                          • Parking On Street
                          • Internet
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Heating
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Activities Guide
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Sofa Bed


                          • Oven
                          • Freezer
                          • Stove
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Pantry Items


                          • Balcony
                          • Canoe

                          property descriptor

                              • Terraced


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                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              High Season
                              Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                              4 night min stay

                              Low Season
                              Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                              4 night min stay


                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Taxes Not included


                              Reservations are taken via email or phone.

                              Payments are accepted by Visa/Mastercard.

                              Cot & Highchair available upon request

                              Upon reservation

                              50% Deposit due + 50 euro booking fee

                              8 weeks prior to arrival

                              50% balance due + 300€ security deposit

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                              The property's calendar has not been updated in over 39 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



                              15 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              8 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Bierre les Semur
                              0.1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Semur en Auxois
                              0.1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Semur en Auxois

                              Car: Recommended

                              This characteristic ancient town house ‘La Chouette' is positioned in the river side setting of fortified Semur-en-Auxois, offering the discerning traveller a real French experience.


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                              Guestbook comments from the property manager

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                              • La Chouette

                                La Chouette

                              • Salle a Manger

                                Salle a Manger

                              • Chambre


                              • Salle de Bain

                                Salle de Bain

                              • Overlooking the River & Ramparts

                                Overlooking the River & Ramparts

                              • Salon


                              • Chambre


                              • Entree


                              • Le Salon

                                Le Salon

                              • Semur-en-Auxois


                              €114 - €139 per night (EUR)

                              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

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                              Minimum stay: 4 nights
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