The Cedar Birdhouse

The Gîte des Oiseaux du Cèdre offers you a magnificent independent house (300m2 of living space) with its indoor swimming pool. The gîte can accommodate families or groups of up to 15 people (adults or children) in outstanding comfort (4 stars and 4 épis). It is fully accessible to all types of handicap , with reserved parking, in a fully enclosed and secure property. It is also perfectly suited to cycle tourists thanks to its Accueil Vélo referencing.

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A dream house

These old outbuildings are completely refurbished. They offer a superb space combining the charm of the old and all the modern comforts:

  • On the ground floor: a large entrance hall, toilets, a bedroom and its bathroom (PRM approved), a dining room and an open kitchen, two living rooms, one of which overlooks the indoor swimming pool, a billiard table.
  • Upstairs, 4 bedrooms, two of which have their own bathroom, an additional bathroom and independent toilets. Very comfortable bedding for all beds.
  • An enclosed garden (400m2), a terrace, private parking (4/5 spaces), a bicycle shelter (10 bicycles), provide you with a very neat leisure area.

You are home! Savor the moment!

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, …

Accessibility and safety – Gîte with the Tourism and Handicap label

  • The cottage is fully accessible to all types of handicap , with reserved parking, in a fully enclosed and secure property.
  • The cottage is accessible to people with hearing, mental, motor and visual disabilities on the ground floor (entrance, 2 living rooms, kitchen, dining room, bedroom on the ground floor)
  • The staircase leading to the bedrooms on the 1st floor is suitable for people with visual impairments .
  • The floor is suitable for people with hearing, mental and visual disabilities .
  • The surroundings of the indoor swimming pool are accessible, but the swimming pool itself is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.
  • The pool area is fully secure (electronic wristband + barrier)


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

  • 2 nights rental : from 1008€ to 1576€ depending on the season
  • Rental from 3 to 6 nights…
  • 7 nights rental : from 1440€ to 2252€ depending on the season

This price includes:

  • Exclusive access to the cottage and therefore to the heated and secure indoor swimming pool
  • Water, electricity, heating
  • Sheets and pillowcases ( beds made for your arrival)
  • The bathroom linen
  • The tourist tax

To foresee in more: the fixed price of cleaning at the end of the stay for 160€.

For large groups of more than 15 people , it is possible to book the gîte (14 adults or 15 people maximum) and our guest rooms or the Cèdre et Charme gîte (14 adults or 15 people maximum) for a successful stay all together.

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

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Exterior plans

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  • Indoor pool (6 x 3.10m) heated all year round (27-28°C). Pool deckchairs. Swimming pool bath towel optional (2€ / sheet).
  • American billiards (club quality).
  • Free Wifi, 2 televisions.
  • Library with books and board games.
  • Dining room with table and chairs for 16 place settings (table dimensions: 128cm x 300cm).
  • Fully equipped kitchen: 56 x 60 x 55 cm (60l) oven, 3-burner ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, large fridge with 3 freezer drawers and small fridge for drinks. Washing machine, tumble dryer. 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: High-comfort bedding, quality anti-allergy and anti-dust mite mattresses, with mattress topper for double beds, memory foam pillows plus one conventional 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: 2 outdoor tables to seat 15 people.
  • Charcoal barbecue.

Services and shops nearby

  • In Saint Branchs itself: bakery, pharmacy, bar, bar-tabac, laundry, G20 mini-market (with fuel station and cash dispenser), hairdressers, doctors, taxis…

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