Admire the natural environment

Accommodation overlooking the water – the Top 8

There's nothing more rustic than staying in accommodation overlooking the water, is there? Admire the view, listen to the birds, watch the fish jump on the water, this peaceful place will make you daydream and completely let go. On the banks of a canal, a river or even on the shores of a lake, you're guaranteed a great night's sleep in Burgundy...

Gites de France

The Maison de Floréline

At the heart of Ceramics Valley, this charming guesthouse from 1830 is a welcoming place to come and stay, in a historic and pleasant property with completely enclosed grounds. On the banks of the Canal du Centre, the "peaceful canal", you'll have a comfortable overnight stay, and breakfast will be served with homemade, local and/or organic products.

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La Vigie

This panoramic suite is the ideal place for an atypical and romantic overnight stay at Settons Lake, in Morvan. Admire the view at sunset, from the comfort of your private balcony...

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Gites de France

Domaine Pont Roche & Spa

An idyllic place to spend the night, in complete privacy, with the water lapping up against the decking. Welcome to the ultimate relaxation: spa, sauna, wellness massages, yoga classes, etc.

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Emmanuelle Moreau

Le Gîte du Flotteur

For a weekend or a whole week of relaxation in the French countryside, come to the Gîte du Flotteur on the banks of Nivernais Canal. This accommodation can sleep up to 14 people, for family gatherings or groups of friends in a quiet place with a range of facilities and with plenty of activities to do in the surrounding area.

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Marielle Teyre-Kirat

Aqualogis - Aurora

Would you like to come and sleep in this original wooden house? A great place for a getaway on the shores of this lake in a vast 7-hectare natural zone. (You can even do some fishing from the comfort of your terrace!)

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Adeline DUPRE / Hotel le Maxime

Hôtel Le Maxime

This urban accommodation is in the ideal location, on the banks of the Yonne and near the historic centre of Auxerre. A very comfortable, charming hotel with a very pleasant morning view from the rooms overlooking the river.

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The Magnolia - Barge

Come and experience a unique stay on Burgundy Canal in this "sailing holiday gîte". Outdoors, you'll enjoy the view and the hot-tub on the decking, and indoors, you'll appreciate the luxurious comfort.

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Christophe Lörsh

The Château de Saint-Fargeau

Come for a historic overnight stay in the beautiful Château de Saint-Fargeau, reflected onto the lake! After the unmissable sound and lights show in the summer evenings, why not take your magical experience even further by staying in one of spacious rooms inside one of the château's towers.

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