The Cedar and Charm cottage

The Cèdre et Charme gîte offers you a magnificent detached half-house (258m2 living space) in a manor house, with its own covered, heated swimming pool (from early April to mid-November) or spa (Jacuzzi for 4-5 people, from mid-November to late March). The cottage is able to accommodate families or groups of up to 15 people (12 adults, 1 child and 2 babies maximum) in remarkable comfort (chambres d’hôtes 4 épis gîte de France). The one hectare wooded park offers a haven of peace and greenery all year round.

Cèdre et Charme - Fenêtres et chiens assis

Bed and Breakfast in Touraine – Cedar and Charm – Windows and sitting dogs

A remarkable house

This old mansion is completely refurbished. It offers a superb space combining the charm of the old and all the comforts of the modern:

  • On the ground floor: a large entrance hall, a games and reading room, a second living/dining room of 40 m2 opening onto the garden, a large fully equipped kitchen.
  • Upstairs: a large landing, 5 large bedrooms, each with their own shower room or bathroom. Very comfortable bedding for all beds (double or single beds).
  • A closed and raised park of one hectare, a terrace, a private covered car park not visible from the street (5 spaces), provide you with a vast space of very neat pleasure.

You are home! Savor the moment in Touraine!

Cèdre et Charme - Piscine couverte et ses transats

Heated indoor pool (April to late October) – dimensions: 11m x 4.5m

Spa de marque Jacuzzi 4-5 personnes

Jacuzzi brand spa, for 4-5 people (November to end of March)

In the heart of Touraine

Near the castles of the Loire, the cottage allows you to discover the historical, cultural and gastronomic riches of Touraine. But also all the possibilities of leisure and relaxation: The Loire and the Indre by bike, ballads and hikes, equestrian centers, canoes, …

Access and security

  • The gîte is easily accessible, 10 minutes from motorway exit number 24.1 (Sorigny) on the A10, and 12 minutes from exit number 10 (Chambray) on the A85 motorway. 20 minutes from Tours or Loches, 2h30 from Paris.
  • The property is walled, with 5 covered and reserved parking spaces.
  • The staircase leading to the bedrooms on the 1st floor is wide, comfortable with a banister.
  • The pool area is secured (barrier with mechanical gate).

Indoor heated swimming pool (April to mid-November)


The cottage is available for reservation all year round for a minimum of 2 nights:

  • 2 nights rental : from 1008€ to 1448€ depending on the season
  • 7 nights rental : from 1440€ to 2252€ depending on the season

This price includes:

  • Exclusive access to the gîte and therefore to the covered, heated and secure swimming pool (April to mid-November) or Jacuzzi (mid-November to end of March),
  • Water, electricity, heating,
  • Sheets and pillowcases (beds made for your arrival),
  • Bathroom linen,
  • Tourist tax.

The cleaning package at the end of the stay for 160€ is to be foreseen in addition.

For the large groups of more than 15 people, it is possible to book the two gîtes which can then communicate via the garden: the Cèdre et Charme gîte (14 adults or 15 people maximum) and the Oiseaux du Cèdre gîte (14 adults or 15 people maximum) for a successful stay for all together.

Do not hesitate to contact us for availability, a precise price or any information:


  • Indoor pool (11 x 4.5m) heated from early April to mid-November (27-28°C). Pool deckchairs. Optional bathing sheet (€2/sheet).
  • Jacuzzi spa for 4-5 people from mid-November to the end of March. Optional bathing sheet (€2/sheet).
  • Ping pong table.
  • Free Wifi, 2 televisions.
  • Library with books and board games
  • Fully equipped kitchen: oven 56 x 60 x 55 cm (60l), 3 ceramic hobs, microwave, dishwasher, large fridge with 2 freezer drawers. A toaster, a filter coffee machine and a capsule (Nespresso), 1 kettle, 2 food processors, 2 raclette machines (8 people + 6 people), 2 pancake machines (8 people + 6 people), 2 services for 15 people for plates, glasses, cutlery. Many cooking and serving dishes, …
  • Rooms: Very comfortable bedding, quality anti-allergy, anti-mite mattresses, mattress toppers for double beds, memory foam pillows plus one classic pillow per person. Beds made on arrival.
  • Bathroom: large showers of 80x120cm, 90x90cm or 100x100cm, towels and bath sheets provided.
  • Baby equipment: cot, high chair, baby bath, baby cutlery
  • Enclosed garden and terrace: 6 outdoor tables to seat up to 20 people.
  • Charcoal barbecue.
  • Outdoor games: table tennis, badminton, molki (Nordic skittles).

Services and shops nearby

  • In Saint Branchs itself: bakery, pharmacy, bar, bar-tabac, laundry, G20 supermarket (with fuel station and cash dispenser), hairdressers, doctors, taxis.
  • Activities in Saint Branchs: horse riding thanks to the Noyer stables, pétanque court, indoor tennis court (access card available), swimming pool in summer.

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Park and swimming pool