sleeping in the gardens

In a quiet village in the heart of central France’s Berry region, within easy reach of shops and services (bakery, grocer, butcher, pharmacy, Post Office and restaurant, and Valençay Shopping Centre is 8km away).


The Domaine de Poulaines is a small private manor in a village in the Berry region of central France. The 4.5-hectare garden holds the Jardin Remarquable (Remarkable Garden) label and is surrounded by 20 hectares of woodland.

  • Just a few kilometres from the A71, A85 and A20 motorways.
  • Châteauroux airport: 44 km
  • Tours airport: 106 km
  • Vierzon and Châteauroux train stations
  • Near the Loire Valley (UNESCO)
  • Beauval Zoo (30 km)
  • Château de Valençay (8 km)
  • Chambord (57 km)
  • CNTS (National Shooting Sports Centre) in Déols (47 km)
  • Hiking trail of the Pays de Valençay

Rheum Gîte

45 m2 cottage accommodating 2 to 4 people.

On the ground floor there is a fully equipped kitchenette and a pleasant living space with a sofa-bed (140×190 cm) and separate toilet.

Upstairs there is a lovely bedroom with a queen size bed, a wardrobe and a bathroom with shower and toilet.

A cot is available.

High chair, changing mat, child’s step stool, child’s toilet seat and child’s bath seat are all available.

Flat-screen TV, DVD player and free Wi-Fi.

Garden furniture, loungers and barbecue.

Safety: alarm and safe


Free entry to:
the Poulaines gardens and arboretum
the tennis courts (we don’t provide balls or rackets) 
the children’s playground and treehouses



The cottage is comfortably designed to accommodate two people with or without a young child.

You will find the following equipment and facilities:

  • washing-machine
  • dish-washer
  • micro-wave
  • hot plates
  • iron and ironing board
  • set of garden furniture with parasol
  • dressing room
  • bathroom with enclosed shower
  • complete audio and video equipment with DVD player
  • baby bath and travel cot
  • coffee machine

You will have full access:

  • to the garden
  • to the tennis court in the morning (we do not provide balls and rackets),


  • parking
  • open all year

fumee-interdit No smoking

animaux-interdit Pets not allowed

I book my holiday

High season rentals

(July and August)


900 €

Mid-Week (4 nights)

Not available

3 nights

Not available

2 nights

Not available

1 night

150 €

Middle season rentals

(June and September)


630 €

Mid-Week (4 nights)

420 €

3 nights

325 €

2 nights

115 €

1 night

230 €

Low season rentals

(October to May)


480 €

Mid-Week (4 nights)

320 €

3 nights

250 €

2 nights

180 €

1 night

90 €

Cleaning service included in the price
Bathroom and kitchen towels provided
Beds are made upon arrival

A security deposit of 500€ will be requested on arrival
Security deposits (made by opening a file on a credit card terminal) are cancelled 48 hours after departure.

Preferential  corporate rates (-10%)
Conditions : 3 and 4 night stay, excluding weekends and from 30th September to 1st April