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Garden Cottage a ground floor & spacious gite

  • Lovely sunny terrace for alfresco dining
    Lovely sunny terrace for alfresco dining
    Lovely sunny terrace for alfresco dining
    Painted shutters lend a French rustic feel to Garden Cottage
    The elegant Manoir de Gourin - a former wine estate.
    Bedroom with king size bed and window overlooking the sunny garden
    The chic open plan kitchen and dining area of Garden cottage
    Property description
    Saumur
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    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    Recently renovated, the lovely Garden Cottage with private entrance and garden is a stylish one bedroom cottage in the charming grounds of an elegant 19th century Manor House. With easy access to all amenities, sights and excellent restaurants, the cottage is perfect for couples seeking a romantic, relaxing, sightseeing holiday in the wonderful Loire valley in France.

    In the rural village of St Macaire du Bois, surrounded by vineyards and crops, the cottage is near to the delightful towns of Puy Notre Dame, Montreuil Bellay, Doue la Fontaine and Saumur. Take a stroll around a different local market every day and eat in excellent bistros just 2 miles away in Puy Notre Dame.

    The fairytale Chateau of Montreuil Bellay and the chateaux of Breze, Saumur, Angers, Chinon, Villandry, Usse, Briss...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (3)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Patio
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      No
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Having been sympathetically and extensively renovated, the garden cottage provides spacious, comfortable and immaculate accommodation, all on ground floor level, with private entrance, parking space and sunny secluded garden.

    The cottage interior is finished to exacting standards and contemporary in style whilst retaining the character of the adjoining Manor house with hardwood oak floors, high ceilings and exposed timbers.

    The living room is stylish, spacious and comfortable with an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary furniture, cushions and throws, flat screen tv, dvd and cd players. A selection of dvds, cds, books and magazines are provided for relaxation. Sky Freesat TV box with all the standard UK channels including regional channels.

    The chic, modern fully fitted kitchen...
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    Listing #HL70549 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Angers / Tours / Poitiers: 34.2 mi
    Railway: Angers / Saumur: 28.0 mi
    Ferry: Caen / Le Havre / Calais: 174.0 mi
    Manoir de Gourin is located in the Maine et Loire department of France in the hamlet of L'Humeau de Bray in the commune of St. Macaire du Bois, 15 miles south west of Saumur. L'Humeau de Bray is situated on the D77 between the villages of Le Puy Notre-Dame and Nueil sur Layon. The charming medieval town of Montreuil Bellay and the market town of Doue la Fontaine are both approx 5 miles away.

    By Car and Ferry
    Travel with P&O Ferries from: Dover to Calais
    Travel with Britanny Ferries from: Portsmouth to Caen (high speed or cruise service) / Portsmouth to St Malo or Cherbourg / Plymouth to Roscoff or St Malo
    Travel with LD Lines / DFDS seaways from: Portsmouth to Le Havre / Newhaven to Dieppe / Dover to Calais / Dover to Dunkirk

    By Car through the Channel Tunnel
    Quick, ha...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 93.2 mi.
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johnanddi...
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We had a wonderful week in August in the Garden cottage, the cottage, pool, garden were all superb, so relaxing. We got to see many of the local Chateaux. The evening meal with everyone was excellent, definitely recommend it. We didn't do the wine tour but the feedback from everyone else that went on it said it was great. Simon... more

John_Want...
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Garden Cottage is a very private ground floor apartment, to the side of a beautiful Manoir next to the rural D77, used mainly by farm tractors. The garden gets the sun until 8:00 in the evening and is a good place to sit and soak up the rays. The immaculate apartment is well decorated in white with a vaulted ceiling,... more

brixtonbe...
brixtonbelle
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

This is a great, clean, spacious & very comfortable cottage for a couple. A very well equipped kitchen and lots of local food markets with excellent quality ingredients meant we ate very well indeed. We signed up for and really enjoyed both Simon's wine tour and Karin's dinner. Just the right spot for visiting the loire vineyards esp Chinon, Saumur... more

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Listed since : Nov 2007
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