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Appletons Farmhouse

1 Rue des Tisserands | Bonnilly, Chavin, 36200 Chavin, France
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Ranked #2 of 2 Chavin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Catherine M Rothbury, United Kingdom
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Rothbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An excellent stop over location. Great for the dogs with big garden and nearby walks. The garden room was just perfect for us. Good food and drink in abundance. Great company. Had a lot of fun. Malcolm and Edward are excellent hosts.

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Chateauroux, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Wonderful stay with most welcoming hosts, nothing was too much trouble. Everything was perfect and so so clean. Log fire in lounge was an absolute treat as we live in heated flat, how better than to rest with a drink around the fire. Will revisit again soon.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

we were greeted by a generous pot of tea and great company at dinner with generous portions. One of the comfiest beds we have slept in (and I am fussy). Lashings of toast and creamy scrambled eggs for breakfast. What's not to like? The only place we have ever stayed at with those brilliant insect screens so you could sleep... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Stayed on the way back from our Lot valley trip. I cannot state how much we enjoyed our stay with Malcolm and Edward. Our room was clean the bed wonderfully comfortable and the evening meal was beautifully prepared and very generous with fresh produce from their well tended garden. my only regret was not having booked to stay on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

We stayed overnight on our trip back to the UK on our motorbikes. We were made to feel so welcome by Edward and Malcolm on our arrival, with a welcome drink. We took the opportunity to join our hosts in a fabulous meal in the evening, making the most of their vegetable garden produce. The bed was the most comfortable... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We stayed at Appletons Farmhouse on the way to the UK. It was just perfect. After the drive from Carcassonne it was all we needed, Peaceful garden perfect for unwinding, Tea or drinks were offered on arrival . Met up with other guests for aperitif before dinner, Great conversations going on. Comfortable room with wet room. Breakfast just what was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We stayed here as part of a journey South from the UK. What an excellent choice! Malcolm and Edward made us feel comfortable and welcomed right from our arrival, offering a cup of tea whilst we sat in their splendid garden (very welcome after a 6+ hour drive from Calais and getting lost in Paris). Our room was well furnished,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We stopped at Appletons in 2009 for one night, and again in late July 2013 but deliberately chose to add another night as we´d enjoyed it so much the first time. If your idea of a good overnight stop is: -a delicious Aperitif served at the top of the garden, overlooking the wildflower garden -a quick cool off in the... More

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

The guys do hospitality so well - after 3 years we went back (twice) and enjoyed it so much. A really special place to stay and meet other 'ships passing' in the evening, night and morn. Very generous.

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

We found appletons by chance and are so glad we did. We had a brilliant stay and were sad we were only there for a day. We arrived early and the owners were out but the lovely lady (so sorry I've forgotten her name, I blame the aperitifs) showed us to the beautiful gardens to relax after our long drive.... More

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Address: 1 Rue des Tisserands | Bonnilly, Chavin, 36200 Chavin, France
Location: France > Centre > Berry > Indre > Chavin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
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Appletons a tranquil spot in the Heart of Central France, for short breaks or all inclusive full board holidays. Come and join us, we are just off of the A20 Paris / Toulouse auto route, 6.5Hrs from Calais or 5 Hrs from Dieppe. ... more   less 
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