LE COEUR DU CHEMIN
The Donativo “Accueil Pèlerin” was founded and is operated by Pilgrims, that host fellow pilgrims on their journey to Santiago. We welcome all to our “Accueil” located close to Prémery and directly adjacent to the Voie de Vézelay ( Via Limovicensis).
NEW WEBSITE FOR
“VOIE DE VÉZELAY”
The Association “De Amis et Pèlerins de Saint-Jacques de la Voie de Vézelay” has introduced a brand new website for pilgrims who walk the Voie de Vézelay. This website is the best source for finding accommodation since it is most up to date.
Via link below you can find all addresses on the route.
"LANGS OUDE STEDEN EN PELGRIMSWEGEN" OP DE FIETS
The Gite is located directly adjacent to the officiale route of the long distance bicycle trail “Langs Oude Wegen en Pelgrimssteden” developed by “Europa fietser”. This 1.470 kilometer long trail runs from Maastricht to Oloron Ste Marie at the border of Spain. After spending the day or night it is about 65 km to get to the gite. The gite is fully catering to cyclist who cycle this route including charging of batteries. The map above shows how the cycle route runs in relation to the official Voi the Vézelay taken by many pilgrims on foot.
It is now possible to leave guest reviews on Google maps. Some of these reviews have also been copied to his website. If you enjoyed your stay please leave a review, if not, please let us know so we can act upon it.
HOW CAN I MAKE A RESERVATION
Making a reservation for the next day gives us ample time to prepare and the chance that we cannot accommodate you is very small.
Please contact us by Whatsapp. This is the fastest way to reach us. Specify: name(s), arrival date, group size and any specific requirements you might have as well as an email address.
If you have questions or want to make reservation more than 1 weeks ahead you can use e-mail.
Due to limitations in capacity we cannot receive groups of pilgrims (more than 4 in a party) unless previously arranged.
+33 7 83 73 67 58
English, German, Dutch and French spoken
WHERE IS THE "ACCEUIL PÈLERIN" LOCATED
Le Coeur du Chemin is a “Accueil Pèlerin” on the Voie de Vézelay close to Prémery. Located 65 km from Vézelay and 30 km from Nevers it is located in a quiet hamlet (le Breuil) on a 4.000 m2 property overlooking de Rolling hills of the Nièvre region, Bourgogne.
The nearby town has a large Carrefour supermarket. When required we will bring you there to do some shopping.
WHAT ARE THE COST PER NIGHT
The “Accueil Pèlerin” is operated on the donativo principle. Donativo means that every pilgrims contributes, financially or otherwise, according to their possibilities.
This should make it possible for everybody to do a pilgrimage, independent of their background or what their situation is in life. Together we maintain and support affordable accommodation and food along the routes especially in the rural areas of France.
An indication for the cost per night per person to operate the donativo and prepare the meals is 30 euro. Any donations above will help us to further improve support along the chemin.