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Blaye - Chateau Soleil on vineyard, with exclusive pool

Exclusive use of owners pool
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Overview
Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Saint-Ciers-De-Canesse, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Luxury Farmhouse gite with exclusive use of pool – centrally located in the world famous Bordeaux wine region (includes St Emilion, Medoc etc), as well as UNESCO world heritage sites and conveniently close to the Gironde Estuary and to the south of Royan, La Rochelle, Il de Re. A short ferry ride from all the Atlantic beaches of Aquitaine, SW France. French Vineyard Vacations – a well-priced, comfortable and blissfully, relaxing holiday retreat, with use of secluded pool and vineyard. So whether you are relaxing by the pool, surrounding yourself with “soul food”, wandering through the vines or or seizing the moment and taking part in one of the many activities in the surrounding area; we'd like to think our holiday accommodation includes all the ri... Read more
Listing #HL5633484
About the Owner
Gill B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
Interaction with guests
As the owners of our holiday retreat, we are happy to stay in the back ground of your holiday. Simply handing the keys over and handing over our Holiday information pack for you to explore the area on your own. Equally we are happy to make suggestions which might suit your interests and provide the occasional taxi service perhaps to allow all members of your group to enjoy the wine and gourmet food which is abundant in our area.
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

This was a real home from home with many personal touches. Gill and Ben were exceptional hosts who made us so welcome. A fabulously appointed house set in their own private vineyard. The wine (and wine tasting) made it extra special.. We have booked our...More

Thank PaulC10717
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We had a wonderful stay at the Chateau Soleil near Blaye. The beautiful house and grounds- including pool- had everything we needed to make us comfortable. The chateau is very well situated and it was convenient for us to visit many of the historic and...More

Thank Steve R
gillandben, VR Owner at Blaye - Chateau Soleil on vineyard, with exclusive pool, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Hi Both - our first guests of the 2018 holiday season. It's so good to hear from you. Especially to hear your feedback all the way from America, thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review. We loved welcoming you and...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is our second stay, we felt in love last year as from the very first moment, as well with the house and his environment as with the hosts. Ben & Gill have equiped their house to provide their guests all they need to have...More

Thank AnnC2041
gillandben, VR Owner at Blaye - Chateau Soleil on vineyard, with exclusive pool, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hello Ann It's always so good to read reviews from returning guests and hear you have enjoyed your second visit as much as your first. We are so pleased you have all ready booked up for next year. Next year we will be able to...More

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
As a general rule our property may not suit 'toddlers', and due to some of our guests having pet allergies we tend to reluctantly say 'no' to allowing dogs or cats. However, we...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 King
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About the neighborhood
The local area offers plenty of leisure activities to suit everyone and most of them are with a 5 to 25 minute drive including:Fishing, jet skiing, boat trips, cycling, walking, bird spotting, visits to local historic world UNESCO heritage site. There's always plenty of opportunity to enjoy a wine tasting / tour in many of the local or perhaps further afield. Many of our guests enjoy simply relaxing within our idyllic oasis , followed by a delicious meal at one of the great local restaurant. Or a homemade BBQ evening, sampling the delights of the wine from our vineyard.
Getting around
Ways to explore our area: by car, in less than an hour you can be tasting the mouth watering Grand Cru's of St Emilion, Medoc, Pomerol etc.
We include the use of 4 bikes for the duration of your visit - great for getting the morning croissants or going to Blaye or Bourg to the farmers markets. Bikes rentals are also available within Bordeaux. Boat trips are also very popular.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Merignac: 31.7 mi
Railway: St Andre de Cubzac: 13.0 mi
Ferry: Blaye: 4.3 mi
As and when your holiday is fully booked, we will be ssending you lots more information, maps and directions to help you locate our holiday retreat.
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: 35.4 mi.
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