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The Dairy

The Dairy
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The Dairy
Heated swimming pool in terraced garden room Double bedroom
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5.0 of 5 stars
19 reviews
The Dairy
Heated swimming pool in terraced garden room
Double bedroom
Dining room
Swimming pool and sun terrace
Swimming pool with view over countryside
Swimming pool
Sun terrace
The grounds
Table tennis under covered barn
Medieval Loches (twice weekly market)
Dining room and mezzanine
Seating area of double bedroom
Single bedroom
Dressing area of single bedroom with ensuite shower
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 3
Loches, Loire Valley, Centre
The Dairy provides luxurious and spacious accommodation for up to 3 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.
About the owner, Angela F
Languages spoken: English, French
Calendar Updated: 27 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 84 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL179800 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 19 reviews
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English first
United Kingdom
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69 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Our 6th visit to la vielle ferme and definitely not a disappointment . There have been numerous enhancements to the property since our last visit and as always the attention to detail is second to none . The bedroom is spacious and airy , with a lovely, very smart en suite , all extremely clean and with plenty of storage... more

Kelly B
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Our stay at La Vieille Ferme was booked with little notice and from the first point of contact with our hosts Angela and Derek we received a warm welcome. Our holiday was booked with relaxation in mind, and when we arrived at La Vieille Ferme we soon realised this is exactly what we were going to get! Our accommodation, The... more

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We are delighted that your holiday provided comfort and relaxation and we look forward to welcoming you back to La Vieille Ferme. more

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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

This was our 3rd stay at The Dairy. Angela and Derek once again made us feel very welcome. The accommodation is always spotlessly clean and well organised. La Vieille Ferme is a great place to relax and chill out. Its a lovely rural setting but there is plenty to do should you wish i.e. boule, badminton, table tennis, bikes and... more

  • Books
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground floor: Spacious lounge - dining room, light and airy with superb beams and French doors leading to the garden Comfortable seating with wood-burning stove. English and French satellite TV, Flat-screen LED TV, DVD/CD player and a range of books. Free Wi-Fi.
Well-equipped kitchen with fridge-freezer, cooker, microwave and dishwasher.
Ground floor single bedroom with dressing area and en-suite shower room.

Galleried first floor: Attractive, spacious double bedroom, seating area, with en-suite shower.
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Jan 3, 2016 -
Mar 26, 2016
Low season
7 nights
Mar 27, 2016 -
Jun 25, 2016
Mid season
7 nights
Jun 26, 2016 -
Jul 16, 2016
High season
7 nights
Jul 17, 2016 -
Sep 3, 2016
Peak season
7 nights
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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.
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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 (881)
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