4 stars
Furnished and Gîte
in Fontannes

Le Catalpa


At the gates of the Allier gorges, 4 km from Brioude, this old farmhouse offers you a very spacious setting. The detached house (280 m2) welcomes you with family or friends on a large fenced and wooded plot with a large heated swimming pool.
Come and enjoy the sporting and cultural activities of southern Auvergne!
Large living room.
6 spacious bedrooms – 2 bathrooms and 3 toilets.
Sheltered garage for 3 cars.
Barbecue and plancha, garden furniture.
Heated outdoor swimming pool.

This former Auvergne farmhouse is ideal for hosting large families or groups of friends. With nearly 280 m2, the house can accommodate 16 people in a setting that harmoniously combines old and contemporary, nature and comfort.

Organized on 3 levels, it offers large spaces inside and outside.

A spacious ground floor which allows you to gather around a large table, three living rooms and a fully equipped kitchen.

This vast space of more than 80m2 opens onto 2 terraces, with a breathtaking view at the back over the plain of Limagne.

At the front, a covered shelter to park your vehicles and a large enclosed courtyard. The land of more than 2500m2 is completely closed.

On the first floor, 4 spacious bedrooms (2 with a double bed, 1 with 1 double bed and a wooden cot and 1 with a double bed and a single bed).
On the second floor, a friendly space for all ages: a video projector with speakers, a large white wall, a sofa and a large pouf for a cinema evening in the countryside.

Two large bedrooms complete the upstairs layout (1 with a double bed and 2 single beds) and one with 2 single beds.

And of course, a very large modern bathroom and 1 WC on each floor.
Activities on site and nearby!

For evenings or indoor activities, table football, board games, many books, a video projector, a big screen TV, a stock of DVDs.
Outside, a ping-pong table, balls, rackets and a large space at the front and back of the house.

Shops, services, entertainment and transport on site or in Brioude (4 km). The gîte, in the village of Fontannes, is ideally located less than 300 m from a bakery and a pizzeria.

You can enjoy, nearby, many activities in summer (equestrian center 1 km away, hiking (a Respirando circuit passes in front of the cottage), swimming and white water sports in the Allier gorges, cultural discoveries, visits to villages (Lavaudieu, Blesles, Domeyrat), quad... and in winter (skiing, snowshoeing, etc.).
We speak: English, French

In videos

Rankings & Labels

  • 4 stars

Location details

  • Lake or body of water at -5 km
  • River at -5 km
  • Village center


Maximum capacity: 16
Number of double bed(s): 6
Number of single bed(s): 4
Surface area: 280 m2
Number of bedroom(s): 6

Type of accommodation

  • Maison
  • Old building
  • Independent furnished


From 17 / 02 to 31 / 12.



900 €950 €

2000 €2450 €
Further information) :
Tourist tax (not included) €1,2/adult/night
Sheets included in the rental price
In winter heating included
Flat rates for up to 16 people

Payment method

  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer



  • Shelters for bikes or mountain bikes
  • Salon
  • Garden Lounge
  • TV room
  • Closed ground
  • Shaded land
  • Terrace Area
  • Car shelters
  • BBQ
  • Library
  • Parking
  • Court
  • Independent entrance
  • Independent home
  • Garden
  • Pool
  • Covered parking
  • Private parking lot
  • Independent garden
  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Raclette machine
  • Foosball
  • Board Games
  • Ping pong table
  • Covered terrace
  • Loan of games


  • Free management
  • Pets with supplement
  • Wifi Internet access
  • Tourist Documentation
  • Tourist information
  • Housekeeping at the end of your stay
  • Beds made on arrival
  • Complimentary wireless internet access


  • Private network Internet access
  • Vacuum
  • bath
  • Baby equipment
  • Private Wifi Internet access
  • 140 cm bed
  • Kitchen
  • Fireplace / Stove
  • Free Wi-Fi private Internet access
  • Freezer
  • Double glazing
  • Shower
  • Sheets included
  • Oven
  • Private washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Television socket
  • Refrigerator
  • Hair dryer
  • Towel dryer
  • Television
  • Separate toilet
  • 2 bathrooms (private)
  • Couch
  • Hi-fi system
  • Central heating
  • Extractor hood
  • DVD player
  • Microwave
  • Living room / Dining room
  • 90 cm bed
  • Ironing equipment
  • 160 cm bed
  • Crib
  • Baby chair
  • family room
  • Italian shower
  • Fan
  • Linen included

Activities on site

  • Horse riding
  • Fishing
  • Pétanque
  • Ping-pong
  • Hike / walk
  • White water sports
  • Bicycle tourism
  • Moutain Biking
  • Cycling sports
  • Water sports
  • Ball sports
  • Various sports
  • Pedestrian sports
  • Equestrian sports
  • Canoe Kayak

Home animals

Animals are accepted


42 oven street
43100 Fontannes
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