Deluxe Apartments in the historic La Thaumassière château, our school building in the heart of Sancerre.

  • Gabriel” — Studio apartment, can sleep 2
  • Margaux” — One bedroom apartment, can sleep up to 4 (2 large beds) in one large bedroom
  • Louis” — Two bedroom apartment, can sleep up to 5 (2 bedrooms: 1BR with 2 single beds + 1BR with large bed)

School facilities (classrooms, etc.) are located on the ground floor and the upper floors house the apartments.

This historic 400 year-old château is home to Coeur de France — and to students choosing one of the 3 deluxe apartments located here!
Welcome to our neighborhood! The 17th century La Thaumassière château (center, with tower) home of Coeur de France school and deluxe apartments for our students.

Welcome to our neighborhood!

Our-neighborhood-in-Sancerre_no_darkThe 17th century La Thaumassière château (center, with tower) home of Coeur de France school and deluxe apartments for our students.

FREE Wireless High Speed Internet Access

Bringing your laptop/notebook with you? All apartments at the school have ADSL wireless Internet access! Enjoy absolutely free Internet access 24 hour per day!

More than suites, these are fully-furnished deluxe apartments. Each apartment has polished oak floors, oriental rugs and classic period furniture. All are furnished with complete kitchens including pots/pans, dishes, etc. Linens (sheets and towels) are provided at no extra charge of course.

Each apartment has a private bathroom with stand up shower (hair dryers are provided). The Louis also has a bath.

The 1 bedroom “Margaux” and the 2 bedroom “Louis” apartments have their own clothes washers and dryers for your convenience.

Weekly Rates

Year around weekly rates are quite reasonable. For about the same cost as a single hotel room in Sancerre you can have an apartment right above the school!

The apartments are available for rental by the week, from 1 to 8 weeks. Arrival / departure are on a Saturday. Couples and students with families: Rental cost includes accommodation for all in your party who are having instruction. For those in your party not having instruction: Non-student minor children of a student parent stay for free. There is a 20 euro per night surcharge for non-resident spouses/partners. There is a 35 euro per night/guest surcharge for non-student friends(s).

  • GABRIEL studio apartment from 620 euros*
  • MARGAUX 1 bedroom apartment from 720 euros*
  • LOUIS 2 bedroom apartment from 775 euros*

Note: These accommodations are strictly nonsmoking and no pets permitted.

*Average weekly rate. Rates vary according to dates, etc. For a precise quote for your dates, please request a price quote


To reserve one of the apartments, please be sure to select your choice when registering online. We will contact you regarding its availability.