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Manoir de Ponsay

St-Mars des Pres, 85110 Chantonnay, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth
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16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights. Booked late and only the standard rooms were available. These were still very comfortable but therefore cannot comment on the 4 poster rooms. Meals are cooked by Laurent's wife. It is a set menu and you do not know what is on the menu until the evening. Depending how many guests are eating you all may... More

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Delightful hosts who were caring, attentive, efficient and with a great sense of humour. Bags of character in every room, relaxing atmosphere and the outdoor pool very inviting. Our family ( late teens, twenty some things and two retired young at hearts !) were overjoyed when we arrived at the Manoir and our enthusiasm for the place never wavered (we... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We only stayed for one night - wish it could have been longer. Everything from the Queen sized comfortable bed to the beautifully prepared, home- cooked dinner was perfect for us. The host spoke English while we tried out our French and he went out of his way to ensure that all was to our liking. His wife was charming... More

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17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

We spent 3 glorious nights at Ponsay and can highly recommend this lovely manoir. Unlike so many places which try hard to create a feeling of authenticity this is, without doubt, the real deal. Everything from the glorious bedroom (we had the red four-poster room) to the scrumptious dinners was top-notch. It was also located in rolling country-side but close... More

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We spent three nights at this lovely family owned manor house. It is a delight. A beautiful building, fine small pool in a sun trap courtyard, excellent dining, and even a friendly dog who came on part of our walk. Friendly, welcoming and great value, with high standards.

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

We stayed here twice on our way to south of France and back and both times were greeted by very friendly Mr. Ponsay and his family who made sure that we had a nice stay. We had 3 dinners there which were very good. Out kids loved the pool, the dog, and the countryside walks. Overall, a very pleasant experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

Excellent evening meal and breakfast. Mr & Mrs de Ponsay are working very hard to continualy improve this hotel and are winning! He speaks excellent English and the rooms were very clean and very quiet. They deserve to be succesful.

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2010

We stayed here in 2009 and again 26/10/10. We were the only visitors, that being due to the fact a daughter had been born the previous week, but as we had reserved our room some months earlier, the family honoured the booking, had it been for the previous weekend we, understandably, wouldnt have been so lucky. Everything was as good... More

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Shenzhen
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2010

Stayed here for one night in June - and absolutely loved it. The host was very friendly and welcoming, his wife very accommodating of our request for a vegetarian dinner (it was all delicious), the house is charming, and we went for a long countryside walk after breakfast with the family's dog. Would definitely go back.

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Kent
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21 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2010

Have just spent 2 nights here and really enjoyed it and found it to be good value for money. We had a standard room and were very pleased: good size room with full bathroom; all very well presented; good quality sheets/towels; thorough attention to detail and very clean. Breakfast which is served in the lovely grand dining room was very... More

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Address: St-Mars des Pres, 85110 Chantonnay, France
Location: France > Pays de la Loire > Vendee > Chantonnay
Amenities:
Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Chantonnay
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