We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

The Lodge at La Grande Saulaie

lounge, kitchen and eating area with the oak beams etc
5.0 of 5 bubbles
16 reviews
lounge, kitchen and eating area with the oak beams etc
front door of Gite
Private garden with BBQ etc
path and garden
Farm entrance to Gite and grounds with union Jack flag pole
Side gate into the fields from the Gite
the back of the Gite which backs onto the fields
The fields and woods behind the Gite
Large double bed with views over the fields and woods
Kitchen and flat screen English TV with wifi
kitchenette with view over the fields
bedroom with view over the field and woods
lounge with sofa bed
bedroom with en suite
wet room with sliding door off bedroom
shower in wet room
your early morning call!!
Nutmeg my favourite hen
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire
Ideal for couples or for singles this is a place to chill out and unwind.
The Gite comes with a large double bed (or two single beds on request) also camping in the field next to the Gite is possible using the Gite facilities, ideal for teenagers!
Fully stocked kitchenette overlooking fields and woodland. Set in its own private grounds it is brilliant for walkers, bird watchers, cyclists and all nature lovers and dog walkers!
Close to the city of Le Mans, you can bath yourself in its Plantagenet history, walk round the quaint old town of Le Mans and visit the cathedral and enjoy the free light show during July and August.
Eat out in the the many open air restaurants and bars in and around Le Mans and don't forget the motor museum at the track!
Stroll along the banks of the Loire or take a dip in one of the many lakes with their sandy...
Read more
About the Owner, Virginia H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL174064 by: Holiday Lettings
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 16 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

After our first stay here , this has become a yearly visit , and now a first choice for our stop over on our travels. You couldn't find anywhere more lovely to stay , with such welcoming owners , love it !

Management response:

Thank you Jenny and Adam. Hope Harry was okay when u got back? Great to see u again!


Report response as inappropriate
Hastings, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

When you hear the phrase 'sounds too be good to be true' and it usually turns out to be the case, let me tell you, this place is not the case. If you want a peaceful, relaxing environment, away from it all, in the middle of nowhere, then this is right up your street. Mike and Ginny are excellent hosts,...

Management response:

Many thanks guys! Horace is missing you ! Come again any time we will be able to put u up. Virginia and Michael!


Report response as inappropriate
Karen K
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Lovely little self contained room. Very clean and comfortable. We would love to stay and have a bit more time exploring the area.

Management response:

Hi Karen So glad you had a lovely time here. Sarthe is a beautiful county so needs more exploring!! Thanks again for your review. Kindest regards Virginia and Michael


Report response as inappropriate
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Show Rates

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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
Sep 11, 2016 -
Nov 20, 2016
1 night
Jan 21, 2017 -
Mar 19, 2017
1 night
Mar 20, 2017 -
Jun 15, 2017
1 night
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.
  • extra person: $18 / stay - Fee
  • Continental breakfast for 2: $18 / stay - Fee
  • dogs: $6 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
This is an all inclusive price; this includes all linen, towels, bathroom robes and toiletries.
The Kitchen has ; tea, coffee, biscuits, sugar, milk.and some cooking essentials supplied.
If you are staying longer than 2 nights you also get a bottle of wine and some extras!
I can do some shopping for you if you give me a list and pay me when you arrive.
You can have a continental breakfast brought to your gite ever morning for £10 per person.
£15 for an extra third person over 3 years.
£5.00 a day for a pet.
We accept payment by Paypal or Direct Bank payments in GBP or Euros or cash.
I will except a one night booking providing it is just a couple, or 2 people.
Hide Rates
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Tours: 49.7 mi
Railway: Le Mans: 11.2 mi
Ferry: Caen: 111.8 mi
The city of Le Mans is 16km from us and is at the centre of several motorway connections:
Paris is 205km by the A11, Rouen at 210km via the A28, Rennes at 161km by the A81 and the N12, Nantes at 183km by the A11, Tours at 93km & Bordeaux at 425km par A28 and A10 motorways.International airports are just 45 minutes’ drive away at Tours (flights by Ryanair), 1hr 20 mins. at Poitiers, 1hr 40 mins. at Rennes & Paris 2hrs.
The Eurostar connects London to Paris in 2hrs15 with high speed trains (TGV) linking Paris to Le Mans in 55mins. The Gare du Mans is the main railway station in Le Mans.Le Mans new tramway system, built in 2009 - called the metropole, has a park and ride facility that makes getting in and out of the city very easy.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Payment Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Additional fees may be applied by owner
Book Now
24 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
this property has payment protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.