Le Jardin de la Cathédrale

Troyes, Aube
Bed & Breakfast


This is very special indeed. The town, the building, the cathedral, the interiors, the garden. Come to feel privileged and very French

Bedroom

5 rooms

Sleeps

Rooms sleep 2

The
Experience

A gorgeous setting for this 18th-century house and courtyard garden in front of the medieval cathedral. Interiors are stunning and colourful; light floods in from large windows in the drawing and dining rooms. Wake up early (the bells!) in suites which will delight and surprise: stained glass windows, incredible light hangings, vast beams, high ceilings and zingy wallpapers and fabrics. Oh, and a gigantic stuffed goose. At breakfast you feast on fresh pastries and bread with butter from Echirey and jams and honey from the Aube. Step outside for wonky half-timbered houses and the whole lovely town. Very special.

Essentials

  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Spa
  • Oven
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Bar
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • Credit cards
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Special offer: We are offering 10% discount on the second night and subsequent nights.

Booking information

Check in
From 4pm, please get in touch for early check in
Check out
12pm
Closed
Never.
Meals
Restaurants 2-minute walk. Afternoon Tea available.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €150
5 Doubles
From €150

Reviews

An exceptional place with extraordinary attention to detail and truly creative while feeling wholly "french". The room was very well equipped with every potential requirement thoughtfully provided (from the nespresso machine and the organic earl grey tea to the bath robes and reading matter). The breakfast was exquisitely laid out with beautiful and delicious organic and home made food . The garden is outstandingly beautiful with a perfect sense of place. The owners are charming, interesting and interested: a very talented creative pair.

Joanna, Leicester

This place had us flabbergasted. The rooms, we were lucky enough to get to see them all, are beautifully furnished with an excellent eye for decoration whilst offering all comforts one may expect nowadays. Regardless, the garden is the pièce de résistance, a little piece of paradise smack in the middle of town. Breakfast is in keeping with the whole setup of this B&B, fresh, varied and delicious. We did not want to leave.

Yuri, Amsterdam

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Location

The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Laetitia Krumenacher

  • In our neighbourhood, many old buildings have been preserved or rebuilt, such as the Cathedral and its stained glass, the episcopal palace, the old Saint-Loup abbey, or the old Hôtel-Dieu-le-Comte (now the university).
  • Right next to the house is the old episcopal palace which houses the rich collections of the Museum of Modern Art providing a unique view of the main trends in French art between 1850 and 1960 : Degas, Picasso, Matisse. This summer, great Renoir exhibition
  • Located in the old Hotel Dieu, the Cité du Vitrail is a unique place in France, entirely dedicated to the art of stained glass. This summer, it hosts an exhibition dedicated to the stained glass master Vincent-Larcher (XIXth), former owner of our house.
  • Follow this link to discover a video of Le Jardin de la Cathédrale: https://youtu.be/XN6RnCPMNTI
  • Breads, cheeses, cold meats, seafood, organic products, flowers, wines, cafés ... the Troyes market, housed in a 19th century Baltard market, is a lively and typical meeting place, very popular with locals.
  • My brother, Alexandre, is an oenologist and the one and only distiller of a delicious local liquor called La Prunelle de Troyes. By appointment, he will help you discover the Champagnes and wines of the region : Rosé des Riceys, Chabils, Epineul...