We are a Dutch family who decided to move to France, the holiday destination par excellence. Our dream was to start a chambre d’hotes, so we decided to make the bold move and came here to Journet. Here the countryside is still pristine and unsullied, with every opportunity to enjoy peace and quiet, cultural activities and, if you need them, plenty of exciting adventure pursuits.

Why have we chosen Journet?

Journet is a small village in the department of Vienne, close to the department capital, Poitiers, and located in the region of Poitou-Charentes.

It’s a small, peaceful village in an area where the winters are mild and summers are long with agreeable temperatures. From Journet it’s possible to embark on any number of day trips and activities.

What do we offer?

Journet is located in an area with lots of choice. There are many established pathways for those who love to hike and/or cycle, sited in a gently rolling landscape with picturesque old French villages and towns. The nearest town is Montmorillon, also called the Cité de l’écrit, where in the old part of the town you’ll find numerous bookshops and art-material stores. For our guests who prefer more exciting activities you can go bungee-jumping, climbing, rafting or kayaking.
All these activities are located within 30 kilometers of Journet.

  • 4 spacious and comfortable rooms available, of which one is a double room for up to 5 people.
  • A 2-person room with amenities for disabled people and a private entrance.
  • Every room has its own bathroom with a bath and/or shower and toilet.
  • Comfortable beds.
  • Wifi, freely available in every room.
  • Spacious and comfortable living room.
  • Luxurious breakfast.
  • Coffee and tea are freely available.
  • Other drinks and snacks available for a small charge..

We have a beautiful, sunny garden where you can relax under a parasol or in the sun, with a drink and a book from our library if you wish. We give service a high priority, and where possible we like to offer you extra facilities. Feel free to inquire about other services we may be able to offer.

We hope to welcome you to our chambre d’hôte and will do everything within our power to make sure you have a comfortable and enjoyable stay with us.

A Bientôt,


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