About this listing
This beautiful 19th century house, located just 5 minutes away by foot from the famous and magical forest of Fontainebleau, will enchant you with its architect designed interior, its garden crawling with fruit trees and its quiet atmosphere.
The 19th century 180m² house on 3 levels, together with its 1 acre garden covered with fruit trees are waiting for you.
On the first level, a fully equipped kitchen is available in the dining room where the chimney is. An indonesian door leads you to the living room where a Grand Piano awaits masters and beginners alike, aside the TV area with its comfy club armchairs.
On the second level, the 'Orient Express' suite is composed of 3 bedrooms, with 2 twin beds and a four-poster bed. The bathroom is the jewel of the house. It was entirely build from the interior of a 1939 Paris-Istambul Orient-Express first class compartment, and is unique in the world. It is equipped with a spa shower for guests' convenience.
The thirst level is the 'Paule Seailles' suite, as a tribute to the artist who built the house.
It is composed of 2 bedrooms with 4 single beds, together with a bright bathroom under the attic equipped with a spa bathtub and all the necessary appliances (washing machine, dryer)
The 1 hectare garden and its apple, pear and apricot trees awaits you for a snack. The little bamboo forest in the back of the garden is the best spot for a peaceful quiet nap in the shade.
Guests may reserve the whole house or share it with other guests. Guests have access to the whole house and garden, the dining and living room.
Interaction with guests
Hosts will provide advice and indications on activities in the neighborhood.
Additionally, meals can sometimes be prepared for an additional cost, and activities like Yoga lessons may be available (depending on availability of hosts)
The house is 5 minutes walking from the world famous Fontainebleau forest, where splendid walks, bouldering and horse riding activities are waiting for you.
In the old village, museums and old artist houses are waiting to unravel their secrets, and the history of the famous painters who once lived there.
A bus service to Fontainebleau and Melun is available daily.
Other things to note
Animals are allowed but must remain in the garden.
2 mains staircases, ATTENTION on the falls are of your responsibility
Respect the house as if it was your own, enjoy it as if it was your home.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
My name is Thibault but my friends call me T, or T-bone or tibi :-)
I work as a spatial communication engineer in Toulouse. I like eating, travelling and chilling.
Anything specific you wanna know about me, just contact me ;)