About us


About us …

Bought in 1958, La Bichonnière, old farm full of charm built early 19th century is sitting in a 4 acres park and located at the edge of Les Houches, first hamlet of Puisaye-Forterre in the center of the department of Yonne (89) at 12 kilometers from Auxerre and an hour and a half from Paris.

Family house for more than 50 years, invisible from the road, it has been transformed during this half-century into a beautiful Bed and Breakfast place to lead to a harbour of tranquility and peace restored in the respect of the old stones and materials.

our cloister in BurgundyStephane and Julia will welcome you there in full conviviality and you will be able to appreciate the spaces offered at your disposal and will come to slacken alone or with family in the 5 refined rooms (2/3 persons) including 1 double (4/5 persons) with showers or privative bath and WC. The spaces at your disposal are decorated with simplicity, delicacy and elegance and will be able to enchant you, the large living room with its two fire places, the small “salon” for games and reading space, the music corner (piano and other instruments), the summer and winter dining rooms , the Internet room (wifi) , the large terrace and the beautiful park. In the enclosure of the estate you will find a shaded carpark and a covered garage (bikers welcome).

La Bichonnière is located near many touristic sites around Auxerre in Yonne – Burgundy but you will also be able to go for pretty hikes in forest surounding the estate.
Environment-friendly and to limit the greenhouse gas emission, the house and its dependences  are completely warmed by a geothermal system consisting of 12 vertical drillings of 30m of depth.
The domestic hot water and the central heating depend on this system as well as the heating floors in all the rooms excepted that of “Tourtourelle” warmed by classic radiators linked on the same circuit.




  Some old pictures :
  • La Bichonnière chambres d'hôtes en Bourgogne Guédelon Puisaye Forterre - Arrière de la maison vers le parc

Do not hesitate to contact us for more information or a booking in our B&B, we speak    fr gb de gr

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