Bishops Rest is an elegant residence consisting of two charming apartments, each with private entrance, it is situated just 3km from the town of Porrentruy, which was for over 200 years the seat of the Prince Bishops of Basel. The area is rich in history and is one of Switzerland's best-kept secrets.
The charming interior reflects the passion of a collector of bric-a-brac much of which is on display for your use and pleasure. The rooms are light and airy and decorated in the French country style.The living room has cable television including English language channels and Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. The kitchens are fully equipped.
Within the huge gardens, you will find unique rock formations and even a cave. there are apple trees and plum trees, a formal rose garden and of course the riverfront where you can enjoy a swim or just relax with a glass of local wine or a book. You are bound to find your special corner.
Bishop's rest can be let as one or two units.
Apartment 1 is on the ground floor and has 2 bedrooms, double beds, each with own bathroom/WC.
Apartment 2 is on the first floor it has an external staircase and has 2 bedrooms, with 2 single beds and one with a double bed.
The area is ideal for just relaxing, for hiking, biking, swimming.There are limestone caves in the area and a beautiful Golf course is just a 30mins drive from the house.
The city of Basel is a 58min train trip away and the house is only 200 meters from the station.
The French border is very close, the towns of Belfort and Montbelliard just 30mins. away. The monthly Antique / Flea-Market in Belfort is the biggest and best in the region, it is always on the first Sunday of the Month.