Qui sommes-nous ? Le Chat, Gédéon & Marcel

Welcome to the B&B « Les Chambres du Chat » and the two rural cottages « La Maison du Gédéon » and « La Maison du Marcel » in Julie et Mathieu’s home ! Discover the unusual accommodation in the little village of Sainte Cécile, hidden in the heart of the Gaume region, and enjoy a romantic and utterly quaint escape in a lovely rural setting. A very exceptional place in the heart of the Semois valley, between the Castle of Bouillon and the Orval Abbey.

These cosy nests have been carefully and beautifully renovated in a shabby chic style and are full of character. They are a place to explore, discover and share experiences, in the true image of the owners.

With many thoughtful and personalised services in their family home as well as in their rural cottages, where past and present meet, your hosts Julie and Mathieu will look after all your needs.

Our cosy nests

The two rooms Chambres du Chat, and the cottages Maisons du Gédéon and du Marcel, are exceptional residential locations to spend a moment out of time. You will discover all sorts of curiosities, unique furniture, antique lamps and exclusive paintings which were carefully chosen by Julie.

Spend a romantic night in one of our two suites in the main house, or opt for a night with the whole family in the Gédéon rural cottage.

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2 Suites for 2 people
+ 2 extra beds
to Sainte-Cécile

B&B rooms full of charm,
elegance and refinement

Furnished with objects repurposed from antique and flea markets finds, each suite is unique. Everything is done to make the guests feel at home.


Rural cottage for 8 peoples
+ 1 baby bed in Herbeumont

A family house
with a shabby chic atmosphere

La Maison du Gédéon offers you a more secluded stay. Hidden in the heart of the village of Herbeumont, this rural accommodation comprising of 3 bedrooms, dining room, a fully equipped kitchen, a large living room and a small garden for your summer BBQs. There is also a ping pong table in the garden.


Cosy nest,
work in progress
to Sainte-Cécile

As they are always looking for a new challenge, Julie and Mathieu have just acquired a third cosy nest, La Maison du Marcel. It is situated about 200 meters from the main family home in la Sainte-Cécile. Just a bit of patience though, as Marcel is being renovated and should open in a little while.

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Our services

Your comfort? This is Julie and Mathieu’s priority.

Trust them, because in opening the door to their own home, they hope to give you a unique and wonderful experience specific to their world, and the services they provide will add an extra something to your stay.

A walk at daybreak with a hiking guide or beer tasting with Mathieu, or even a trip to a flea market with Julie? Almost everything is possible to organise…

Fait maison pour de vrai !

Feeling peckish ?

In the B&B Chambres du Chat, and in Gédon, friendliness and sharing are a way of life. You will benefit from a caring service in the comfort of a beautiful family house. Discover the wonderful regional foods through fabulous breakfasts, gourmet baskets or the traditional Gaumaise aperitif!

Julie and Mathieu will provide you with exceptional products. To consume fresh, local and seasonal products is our philosophy. This is why your hosts buy directly from the farm and local producers.

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The surrounding area

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Life is interesting and exciting in the Gaume region, and we are going to prove it !

Not far from the Semois and close to the Orval Abbey, you will be able to choose from lots of activities, walks or other hobbies to fully enjoy your stay.

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Orval Abbey
Festival Chassepierre
Bastogne War Museum
Castle of Bouillon
Gaume Jazz Festival