First floor room for three people/Second floor for four guests - minimum two nights.
Within walking distance of Cathedral, other places of interest, bars, restaurants etc
Martine and John – an Anglo-French couple – welcome you to their intimate bed and breakfast establishment in the historic centre of Bourges , an ancient Cathedral town in the middle of France.
We have a two bedroom self contained suite on the first floor designed to take three people (190 cm x 140 cm bed sharing couple+one single)It is compact, so probably not the place to practice your morning run.
The second floor self contained attic room - which is very warm during hot weather -can sleep four people ( One 200 cm x 140 cm mezzanine double, two singles ) but, during the music festivals and by prior arrangement... it rather depends how well you know each other!
Minimum stay two nights for the second floor room.
Ten minutes drive from the mid France A 71 North/South autoroute and 220 kilometres ( some 137 miles ) South of Paris.
There is a direct train service from Paris (Austerlitz) to Bourges that takes around two hours.
If you are coming by car there is unloading in front of the house and free parking a couple of minutes round the corner.
An ideal journey break if you are travelling from Northern Europe to the Mediterranean or Spain , or just for the pleasure of a visit to this attractive town.
No TV, but free wifi connection.
Most of the attractions along with the bars, restaurants etc are within easy walking distance.
We are a organic /'green' household as much as is possible without being fundamentalist about it.
The per night price is 55 euros per bed - sharing couple ( 'Continental 'breakfast - ie bread, yogurt, orange juice etc -non cooked stuff - included ) and 20 euros per extra guest/bed .
On behalf of the Mairie we have to charge guests the tourist tax of 82 centimes per adult per night.
We are a typical French bed and breakfast establishment. We provide bed/s and breakfast/s. The kitchen cannot be available to guests - most of the time it is probably being used to make your jam!
Interaction with guests
The calendar is not always correct, so if it seems the dates you want are already booked - contact us anyway.
Printemps De Bourges 2018, April 24 - 29.We are usually pre booked for this music festival but might be able to suggest alternative accommodation .
Other things to note
We have a cat so this is probably not the place for someone with an over active dog - though we have had hamsters to stay ( caged, I am pleased to say - for the hamsters)
None really. Try and check in around 6 pm/ 1800 hrs or let us know if you are going to be much earlier/later
No smoking inside the house .
Please do not eat in the (URL HIDDEN) = mice. We are rodent free and would like to keep it that way!
The self contained studio/attic room probably not suitable for someone with mobility problems ( 33 steps to second floor, bunk type beds)