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The Farmhouse

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  • The Farmhouse
    The Farmhouse
    The Farmhouse
    Heated swimming pool in terraced garden room
    Double bedroom
    Swimming pool and sun terrace
    Swimming pool with view over countryside
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    The Farmhouse provides luxurious and spacious accommodation for up to 4 people, situated on the small and exclusive gite arrangement of “La Vieille Ferme” - a stunning 17th century Touraine farm. Heated, covered swimming pool (10m x 4m) set in spacious garden room. Attractive sun terrace for sunbathing and relaxing, overlooking the gardens and rolling countryside.

    The property is ideally situated on the edge of a small village, 2 minutes walk from a bakery, shop and restaurant. Ideally located for visiting the many chateaux, villages and vineyards of the beautiful Loire Valley.
  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Ground floor: Living room with original stone walls, exposed oak beams and magnificently restored fireplace with wood-burning stove. English and French satellite TV, Flat-screen LED TV, DVD/CD player and a range of books. Free Wi-Fi.

    Fully equipped kitchen includes fridge-freezer, cooker, microwave and dishwasher.
    Attractive, spacious downstairs double bedroom with en-suite shower room.

    First floor: Wooden open staircase to first floor with a stunning original beam structure. Charming twin bedded room with own shower room
    Listing #HL179798 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Christmas/New Year Dec 20, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 7 nights
    Low season Jan 3, 2015 Mar 27, 2015 7 nights
    Mid season Mar 28, 2015 Jun 19, 2015 7 nights
    High season Jun 20, 2015 Jul 17, 2015 7 nights
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Discount for couples (mid and low season).
    Payment by sterling cheque or bank transfer in GBP or Euros.
    £200 refundable security deposit payable with final balance.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Tours: 43.5 mi
    Railway: Loches: 17.4 mi
    Ferry: Caen: 217.5 mi
    By car:
    From ferry ports: Caen 3 ¾ hrs, Le Havre 4 ¼ hrs, Calais 6 hrs.

    By Eurotunnel: 35 minutes from Folkestone to Calais

    By train: Paris to Tours: TGV (55 min)
    Departure: railway station of Montparnasse
    Arrival: railway station of Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps
    Car rental available at both stations

    By Air:
    With Ryanair:
    From London-Stansted to Tours, Poitiers or Limoges
    From Liverpool, East Midlands, Leeds and Bristol to Limoges
    With Flybe:
    From Belfast, Dublin, Edinburgh, Guernsey, Glasgow, Jersey, Leeds, Manchester, Southampton to Limoges

    Major car rentals are available at airports
    1 ¼ hrs from Tours airport
    1 ½ hrs from Poitiers airport
    2 hrs from Limoges airport

    Nearest Travel Links:
    Airport: Tours: 70 km
    Railway: Loches 28 kms and Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps: 68 km
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.7 mi.
    Nearby cities
    Centre Gites (595)
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  • English first
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Our last experience of a gite was a real let-down, so we were slightly apprehensive about this holiday, but we need not have worried! The Farmhouse has been beautifully finished and we wanted for nothing. The owners, Angela and Derek, who live on the site, gave us a warm welcome and nothing was too much trouble for them. The chemical... more

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

Definitely the best gite we've stayed at over our many years of holidaying in France. The location, facilities, comfort, owners' attention to detail and welcome have made this holiday memorable. more

James W
Arundel, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

We stayed in the Farmhouse at this very peaceful location. Great to wake up in the morning and hear the birds but no traffic, unlike at home. Just a short stroll up the road to collect croissants and bread for breakfast. We hired bikes from owners Angela and Derek on a couple of days and explored the countryside and nearby... more

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Speaks English, French
Listed since : Sep 2011
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