10 km south of Vierzon, exit 6 from the A71
Une Escale en Berry - Foëcy
7 rue de l’église, 18500 Foëcy, France
Very nice bed and breakfast quietly located in a village in the Sologne region and 10 kilometers south of Vierzon. Bright rooms, also for three and four persons. You can use the shared kitchen and dining room. With garden and terrace and a good breakfast. You can have dinner there if you make a reservation.
Between Vierzon and Bourges
Berry Porcelain Route
The Berry porcelain was first fabricated in the early 19th century and is nowadays the leading porcelain manufacturer in France. The Porcelain and Table Arts Route runs through the region of Le Cher and Indre, right after Vierzon on the east side of the A71. You can visit porcelain workshops, plants, stores and museums.
30 km to exit 7, 1 km to destination
Villa des Chenes - Saint-Doulchard
1 Allee des Chenes, 18230 Saint-Doulchard, France
85 Euros. Modern villa in a village, 7 kilometers north of Bourges. Spacious rooms with private terrace. With beautiful garden and a large outdoor pool. If you inform in advance, the hostess will also prepare a delicious dinner.
30 km to exit 7 - 6 km to Bourges
Le Cedre Bleu - Bourges
14 rue Voltaire, 18000 Bourges, France
100 euro. Bed and breakfast in a historic mansion, until the end of the 19th century part of a Benedictine Abbey.
Rooms decorated in different styles, including rooms for 4 people. Lots of modern art to admire (owner is an artist) and a nice courtyard. On the edge of the center of Bourges, known for its old half-timbered houses, but especially for the imposing 13th century Gothic Saint-Etienne Cathedral with its beautiful stained glass windows.
70 km to exit 8, 15 km (follows the A71 south)
L’Amalgam - Ainay-le-Vieil
Place de l'Eglise 1, 18200 Ainay-le-Vieil, France
120 Euro. Bed and breakfast in a village with the 13th century castle of Ainay-le-Vieil. Everything well taken care of, with nice rooms, a shared living room, garden, terrace and outdoor swimming pool. Very nice hostess, who also cooks a nice dinner in the evening.
70 km to exit 8 - 15 km on the D925
Château De Preuil - Vallenay
Château de Preuil, 18190 Vallenay, France
110 euro. Bed and breakfast in a castle. Spacious, modern rooms with antique furniture, sitting area and views of the surrounding estate. Upon request, the owners prepare a nice dinner for you. Very good reviews from guests.
100 km to exit 9 - 4 km to destination
Château de Peufeilhoux - Vallon-en-Sully
Route de Paris, 03190 Vallon-en-Sully, France
140 euros. Sleep in a real castle from the 14th century (completely restored in 1920). Many old details have been preserved and there is a lot of antique furniture. Beautifully in castle style decorated rooms. There is also a family suite. With shared living room and an extensive breakfast is served. With terrace, outdoor swimming pool and surrounded by a forest. You can also take a guided tour and learn all about the history of this special place.
100 km to exit 9 - 12 km on the D110/D157, ( goes south direction Clermont Ferrand)
Domaine Les Grands Pérons - Hérisson
Les Grands Pérons, 03190 Hérisson, France
85 Euros. Quietly located bed and breakfast in the countryside, with spacious classically furnished rooms. Everything very well taken care of by the friendly owners and if you make a reservation, you can also eat dinner there. Located 5 kilometers north of the picturesque medieval town of Hérisson on the river Aumance. You can visit the ruins of the 13th century castle.
Auberge Magnette - Audes
7 Magnette , 03190 Audes, France
70 Euro. Small rural hotel with 5 rooms. With garden, terrace and a restaurant. 16 km from the beautiful town of Montluçon with its many medieval monuments. www.montlucontourisme.com
100 km to exit 9 - 7 km on the D2144/ D70
110 km to exit 10 - 9 km on the D157
La Grange du Bourg
Le Bourg, 03170 Deneuille-les-Mines, France
80 euro. Bed and breakfast with three rooms and a beautiful garden situated in a village. There is a shared living room and you can use the kitchen, but if you inform the owners, they make a dinner for you.
135 km to exit 11 - 13 km to destination
Château du Max - Le Theil
Le Max, 03240 Le Theil, France
110 euros. Sleep in a real 13th century castle. With spiral staircases, towers and gates. Surrounded by greenery and with classically furnished rooms and modern bathrooms. You can also make reservations for dinner.
135 km to exit 11 - 23 km on the D46 and D22 to Bellenaves ( follows the A71 south towards Riom)
Maison Balady - Bellenaves
7 Impasse de Balady, 03330 Bellenaves, France
85 Euro. Countryside bed and breakfast run by a Dutch couple. Bright rooms, also on the ground floor, everything decorated with great care. With garden, terrace and outdoor swimming pool. A beautiful area for walking and cycling (there are bicycles for rent) and the owners are also happy to provide dinner for their guests. Very high ratings, about the hospitality, the accommodation and the delicious food.
5 km on the D516 to Route de Bègues in Gannat
Site de Chazoux, Route de Bègues 03800 Gannat
A large theme park where you can experience everything from the ages of the dinosaurs. Step back in prehistoric times with attractions, exhibitions and 4D films or walk among large dinosaurs.
165 km to afrit 12.1 - 7 km to Vicq
Le Moulin des Valignards - Vicq
Lieu-dit les valignards, 03450 Vicq, France
From 75 euro. Bed and breakfast in an old watermill, quietly located in a green environment, also with family rooms and a cottage for 4 to 6 people. 10 kilometers to the picturesque hilltop medieval town of Charroux. And 10 km to the dinosaurs park Paleopolis.
195 km to exit 13 - 7 km to Marsat
Manoir d’Aubeterre - Marsat
47 Grand Rue, 63200 Marsat, France
100 euro. Beautiful country house in a small town. With swimming pool and beautiful garden. Enthusiastic reactions about the friendliness of the owners and the delicious breakfast. At 9 kilometers you are in the center of Riom.
200 km tot exit 14 - 3 km to Gerzat
Le Clos Saint Guilhem - Gerzat
1 Rue des Pègues, 63360 Gerzat, France
90 euros. Bed and breakfast in an old country house in a town 8 kilometers above Clermond Ferrand. Beautifully classically decorated. Also rooms for more people, with a large garden, terrace and a delicious breakfast.