Charming 2 bedroom cottage close to the river Saone in southern Burgundy. Peaceful & tranquil the large garden is family friendly and invites couples or families for a relaxing and pleasant stay. La Maison Blanche is a spacious family cottage situated only 700m from the river Saone. Bordering the regions of Bresse, Burgundy and Beaujolais the one storey cottage, which has been tastefully renovated keeping many of the original features including stonewalls and oak beams. With 2 bedrooms it comfortably sleeps 4 and a baby with a cot available. The laundry room includes a washing machine, iron + ironing board and the lounge/dining room has flat screen TV and DVD player. The rustic style kitchen includes a gas cooker, microwave toaster, kettle and fridge freezer. The large enclosed gardens back and front provide ideal playing space for children, along with parking space and a lockup garage and there are also facilities for outdoor dining. It is convenient for cycling, fishing, golf, sightseeing and a local leisure centre. Dogs are also welcome as there are great walks and cycle routes along and around the river. The local towns: Pont de Vaux and Feillens, have shops, restaurants and bars and even a marina for river trips.
To the east are the plains of Bresse and to the West the fine wines of Burgundy and Beaujolais just waiting for you to come and sample them.
The cottage is within walking distance of the local restaurant on the edge of the Saone and within driving distance of supermarkets, boutiques and local markets. There are local markets in surrounding towns on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The village is 20 minutes drive from Macon.
Positioned on the banks of the Saone river, some 15 kilometres north of Macon and 50 kilometres south of Chalons-sur-Saone, the village of Asniérès -sur-Saone consists mainly of farmland. The village can be traced back to the 10th century and was the possession of the Counts of Macon and Cluny Abbey. Its only amenity is a restaurant on the banks of the river.
No linen or towels or tea towels are provided by the owner.