The gite ‘Grand Crème’ is a luxury architecturally designed holiday cottages which retains features of the original building. It has spectacular views over the garden and rolling countryside, yet is within the walls of the medieval hilltop fortress. It is appointed to the highest standard and sleeps 4 adults, and 2 children, with the option of an additional person in the lounge.

The principal bedroom has a king-sized bed, and an en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom has two single beds, and the children’s room has two (adult sized!) bunk beds. There is also a shower and toilet on this floor, with a further toilet downstairs in the cloak room.

English and French television channels are provided, WiFi and a piano.

Leading from the kitchen there is a private terrace for outdoor meals overlooking the garden, swimming pool and wider panorama.

Grand Crème has a modern, rotatable wood-burning stove, plus under floor heating for winter lets.

There is a family sized sauna and shower room adjacent to the laundry room.


  • Unlimited use of the heated outdoor swimming pool and garden.

  • Bed linen provided

  • Laundry room ‘washing machine, and ironing facilities)

  • Cot and highchair if required

  • Underfloor heating

  • English and French TV and DVD Player - WiFi

  • Barbeque

  • Secure private parking

  • There is no charge for final cleaning providing the gite is left in an orderly state

By arrangement

  • Towels,

  • Sauna,

  • Babysitting

  • English library, children’s toys and, grand piano, all in the barn at Maison Crème Anglaise.

  • Logs for wood-burning stove

  • Well-behaved pets welcome by prior request.

Rates for 2024

3 night week-ends out of High Summer season from £400

06 Jan - 01 April £650 per week
01 April - 01 July £950 per week
01 July - 02 September £1400 per week
02 September- 4 November £950 per week
4 November - 16 December £650 per week
16 December - 06 January 2025 £1300 per week