L'Ecole Buissonnière in CHÉU (89600)

© Multimédia & Tourisme
© Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE
© Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE

In Burgundy

Self contained rural gîte in the same courtyard as the owners' house, in a restored village house.
Situated 6 km from the Pontigny Abbey and 5km from the Chablis vineyards

In the countryside, in the heart of a peaceful village, lending itself to country walks and mountain biking.

The Gîte

The gîte © Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE
The gîte © Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE
 © Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE
© Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE

A beautifully restored self contained house of character. Floor area of 120m2 with fully enclosed courtyard.
Stone façade, exposed beams, traditional fireplace and kitchenette in dining room.
The garden © Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE
The garden © Mr & Mme LÉCOLLE

Small patio and private garden with lawn and trees (banana trees, Judas tree..), enclosed by a hedge where you can take meals.
Swing, child's sand pit.

Garden furniture, parasol, deck chairs, BBQ.
Private parking for your car in our outbuilding (covered in flowers in the summer).
Welcome © Multimédia & Tourisme
Welcome © Multimédia & Tourisme

Mireille and Daniel Lécolle will happily provide bikes for all ages, baby equipment, table tennis and free use of the tennis courts in the village.
WIFI access
We can speak English and Spanish.

Pets can sometimes be accepted with prior agreement.

Our gite is fully certified and approved :


Etap'Loisirs
Etap'Loisirs ; L'accueil des randonneurs
Famil'Yonne
Famil'Yonne L'Yonne pour les enfants
Vignobles & Découverte
Vignobes & Découverte dans l'Yonne
Open all the year


  • Pontigny Abbey © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Asparagus harvest © Daniel et Mireille LECOLLE
  • Chéu asparagus © Daniel et Mireille LECOLLE
  • Pigs and cows © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Maulnes castle © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Auxerre © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Glider at the gliding club © OTSI de Saint-Florentin
  • Market vegetables © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Sheep © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Joigny © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Calf © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Ancy le Franc castle © Multimédia & Tourisme
  •  Auxerre cathedral © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Ewe's milk cheese © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Chablis vineyards © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Burgundy Duck © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • The Fosse Dionne in Tonnerre © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • The Fosse Dionne in Tonnerre © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • The canal bridge in St Florentin © Françis Marquet
  • Shelter in the Chablis vineyards © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Heating used to fight against the frost in the vineyards © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Burgundy canal © Multimédia & Tourisme
  • Plane for parachutists © ParisJump
  • A two man jump © ParisJump
  • 2 man jump training © ParisJump

The village

Parachute jumping © ParisJump
Parachute jumping © ParisJump

In Chéu, there is a bakery/grocery store, a café, an organic vegetable market gardener, a riding centre and tennis courts with free access to gîte guests.
For those keen on flying, there is "Ailes Florentinoises", gliding, parachuting and micro-light flying are available at the St Florentin-Chéu aerodrome.
For hikers there are forest and countryside footpaths close to the village.
Swimming pool 6km away, the Burgundy canal, river and railway station are 3km away.

2 man jumping © ParisJump
2 man jumping © ParisJump
Norman porch on the Chéu church © Mr et Mme LÉCOLLE
Norman porch on the Chéu church © Mr et Mme LÉCOLLE