1. What is the nearest airport?

Paris Airports: Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Orly and Beauvais

2. How to get there by train?

From Paris: Take the regional train the “TER” to Dijon or Auxerre from Gare Bercy to station Laroche-Migennes or St. Florentin/Vergigny. We can pick you up from the station and bring you to a rentacar. Paris-St. Florentin is about 1.5 hours by regional train. Time table regional train Paris-Dijon TER-SNCF.

3. How to get there by TGV?

TGV Paris to TGV Montbard (frequent connections)

  • Gare TGV Paris-Montbard : 62 minutes
  • Montbard-Percey by car: 40 minutes

4. Where can I hire a car?

In Auxerre  you can find a EuropCar.

5. How to get there by car?

From Paris-A6-exit Joigny-follow D905 (Migennes-Brienon-St.Florentin-Germigny-Percey)

From UK/NL/B/L-A26-exit Troyes-follow N77 towards Auxerre-Take D905 towards Tonnerre

From South/East-Beaune-A6 exit Nitry-follow D944 towards Tonnerre-take D905 towards St. Florentin-after Flogny-la-Chapelle lies Percey

6. What are the GPS coordinates of Chateau de Percey?

47d 47′ 48.34″ N
3d 49′ 17.01″ E

7. Is there a parking at the chateau?

The chateau has plenty of parking space

8. Are there handicapped facilities?

The entire chateau is elevated and we don’t have a ramp at the moment anymore.

9. Is the chateau open all year round?

Yes the chateau is open all year.

10. Which is the nearest lock on the Burgundy Canal near Chateau de Percey?

If you hired a narrow boat or canal boat we are at Lock or Ecluse 104 of Percey (5 minutes walk to the chateau).

11. How to find the entrance of the chateau?

see map on googlemaps

The entrance lies coming from St. Florentin just before the village of Percey on your left hand side.

Coming from direction Tonnerre you leave the village again (but you stay on the Route Nationale D905) and you take the first dirt road on your right.

We have a sign, but no fence, just a reflector pole and a light. If you see the sign “chemin privé”, this is the sign of the neighbors and there is no passage between the property of the neighbors and ours.

12. Bed linen and towels

Everything is ready for use in the gite, including bed linen, hand and kitchen towels. Please bring your own towels for around the pool.

13. Baker and supermarket

There is a baker in Germigny (4km) who is also open on Sundays and you can find large supermarkets in St. Florentin (10 km) and Tonnerre (19 km). There are small supermarkets open on Sundays in Flogny and St. Florentin.

14. When is there a weekly market?

St. Florentin: Monday mornings until noon and on Saturday mornings there is a farmer’s market in the marché couvert.

Chablis: Sunday mornings

Tonnerre: Wednesday mornings

There are truffle markets end of October and end of November in Noyers-sur-Serein