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  • Michemin
    Michemin
    Michemin
    Kitchen/Diner
    Lounge
    Bathroom
    Shower Room
    Property description
    Valencay
    |
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
    Michemin is a modernised, well-equipped traditional Loraine farmhouse (longere) with summer-use swimming pool situated in a small rural hamlet near the river Cher and close to the Loire valley and its chateaux. There are 3 double bedrooms (3 double beds, one has additional single, so could accomodate 7 guests) available for rental.

    Chenoneaux on the Cher and the royal chateau on the Loire at Amboise where Leonardo da Vinci is buried are both within an hour's drive. To the south west and in less than an hour's drive is La Brenne, the area of a thousand lakes and a haven for birds.
    The zoo at Saint Aignan is internationally-renowned, and now has pandas. Paris is less than three hours away by train via Chateauroux.

    Excellent low cost Touraine wines are available locally direct fro...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Well-equipped kitchen/dining area with gas hob, electric oven, american fridge/freezer, dishwasher and dining table seating up to six. Lounge with satellite TV, DVD/video player and music system with CD player. Lounge has two-seater settee, two-seater bergere and two single armchairs. Also wood-burning stove. Eco-efficient electric heaters for occasional use throughout the house.
    Downstairs toilet and shower, two further toilets upstairs in family bathroom and in large shower room. Washing machine in downstairs lobby area.
    Listing #HL267898 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Tours: 43.5 mi
    Railway: Selles sur Cher: 9.3 mi
    Ferry: Dieppe: 217.5 mi
    One hour drive from Tours airport. One and a half hours drive from Limoges airport. Similar from Poitiers airport. All airports serviced by budget airlines and have more than adequate car hire available. Alternatively ferry to Dieppe or Le Havre, then four and a half hour drive. Ferry to Calais add one and a half hours to drive time.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
    Nearby cities
    Centre Gites (831)
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GuernseyJ...
Guernsey
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We visited Michemin with our two children (2&7) and the owner met us at the property to show us around/provided us with local knowledge/suggestions. During our stay we were surprised at just how spacious this house was, the kitchen was well equipped, lovely big rooms, and the added bonus of fresh fruit from the grounds trees. The swimming pool was ample for the kids to play in and well fenced off which helped keep our 2 year old out and free to roam the garden without worry. The house is in a lovely location, perfect for walking/cycling the surrounding forest and sunflower fields (there is also a lovely play park just outside Villentrois). We have already recommended the house to friends, a recommendation not given lightly, but the owner was a pleasure to meet and the property exceeded our expectations giving us the perfect relaxing holiday. more

gillmikem
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

Michemin is a large house with plenty of space inside and out for a totally relaxing holiday in the picturesque French countryside. The owner was their to greet us when we arrived and gave us a tour of the house and its facilities and returned to wish us bon voyage once our holiday was over. The house is situated in a tiny hamlet of eight houses surrounded by fields of wheat, corn and sunflowers and the gardens and pool area are secluded by fruit trees and shrubs. indoors the kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could possibly need and the living areas are more than adequate. The beds were very comfy and we were spolit for choice with the number of bathrooms. The nearest village, Valencay has a beautiful chateau and a lovely farmers market selling fruit, vegetables, saucisson and cheese etc which is well worth a visit and there are plenty of other attractions and places of interest within a reasonable driving distance. This is our third house rental in France and definitely... more

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Owner
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Listed since : Oct 2012
Response Rate: 71 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 72 days ago
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