We offer the following activities to our guests:

  • Sculpture workshops
  • Spend a morning in the French vegetable and herb garden helping with seasonal tasks and finish the session preparing a delicious dish with our very own produce
  • Rent a donkey to accompany you on a half or full day hike in this beautiful area
  • Feel  free to use one of our bikes and head off to explore on 2 wheels
  • Table tennis
  • Swings


We welcome large groups requiring seminar facilities. We are available from May to September to help with your requirements including:

  • meals, snacks and drinks
  • preparation of the seminar room
  • provision of sound and visual equipment
  • Extra activities e. g. forest hike, guided visit of the region, sculpture workshops, hike with donkeys or relaxation sessions

New ! From this year, "La Chaume" can offer you Bed and Breakfast for €70 per night for 2 people. (Extra beds can be provided on request).
To make your stay even more special, you can now experience a hike with Séraphin, our very own donkey. He will accompany you and carry your picnic and day bags with pleasure!

Gites de charme de la Chaume
Nathalie Turpin La chaume 37160 Descartes
Tél : 06 70 56 21 38 - E-mail : giteslachaume@yahoo.fr