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Ancient Oaks
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20 reviews
Ancient Oaks
Sun terrace facing the swimming pool
Scented pathway from the house to the carpark
Sun Deck with rocking chairs
Pool and sundeck
Outside hanger with barbecue and fridge
Outside  eating area with gas BBQ and drinks fridge
Dining Al Fresco
Entrance hall under the mezzanine
Kitchen Dining area
Vast open lounge/kitchen/dining room. Ideal for family parties
Large open kitchen/dining area
American style kitchen. fridge can deliver up to 150 ice cubes per day!
Master Bedroom
View from master bedroom
En suite to master bedroom
Triple bedroom
Large double bedroom
Downstairs Bedroom
Downstairs shower room
Staircase to mezzanine
Private garden
Drinks under the pergola
Spacious leefy garden
Private off road parking for 3-4 cars
Rock garden at Jaumatres
Boat trips at Crozan
View of gorge from the restaurant at Crozan
Games at Lake Sidialles beach
Cycling on the canal towpath
Cycling pit stop alongside the canal
Sidialles Lake with sandy beach, pedalos, canoes,.tree walks, ziplines and snack bar
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Overview
Rental Home -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Chateaumeillant, Cher, Berry, Centre-Val de Loire
Ancient Oaks is a very large gite run by experienced holiday let owners since 2011. We aim to offer guests a great holiday with direct contact with us the owners for that personal touch. We are fully insured, registered and gite inspected in France. We are also registered with our local Chateaumeillent tourist office where you can find direct details of our gite.Our gite has been completely renovated from top to bottom and has now been let since the Summer of 2013. Discounts are available for early bookings, or smaller groups. Specifically designed for family holidays or large groups, it has a 11.5m x 5.5m (31ft x 15ft), open plan lounge/kitchen/diner where the whole family can gather to party indoors or outside in the large eating and BBQ area. Inside the gite the open plan kitchen has a large american style fridge/freezer and large... Read more
Listing #HL149724
About the Owner
Dave & Di M
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
As owners we will be at the gite to welcome you and hand you the keys. We are available to contact throughout your stay, but also aim to ensure your privacy throughout your holiday. There is a welcome book at the Gite with information about the property as well as information on the local attractions, Restaurants and activities in the area as well as further afield.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful gite was perfect for our school reunion this year. 6 of us flew from Manchester to Limoges, then hired a car and drove to the heart of France. 2 others from our group took the train from London. Ancient Oaks is beautifully furnished...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family of 4 stayed. Great big house, all mod cons. Clean and tidy. I think it sleeps 10/11. Pool area very nice. I noted a few people saying it was small but we had no issues. Big enough for our party. Outdoor open barn area...More

Thank markwood
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This was a lovely three day reunion break .The garden is a beautiful place to just sit and listen to and watch birds ( hoopoe visited several times whilst we were there). I could have happily stayed around the house and it gave me a...More

Thank DesP257
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (13)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The pool is heated, to retain the heat through the night guests must place the cover on the pool at the end of each day. No food or drinks are allowed in the pool. Large...
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Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    3 Twins
    2 Fulls
    1 Queen
    1 Crib
    1 Bunk
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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 7 nights -- --
$670
£525
Jun 30, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
High season
7 nights -- --
$1,404
£1,100
Sep 1, 2018 -
Sep 21, 2018
Mid season
2 nights
$211
£165
$287
£225
$823
£645
Sep 22, 2018 -
Nov 30, 2018
Low season
2 nights
$198
£155
$287
£225
$695
£545
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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
A damage deposit of £150 is required per booking.
Bookings made are non-refundable.
From 1st January 2017 there is a new departmental holiday tax imposed.
The tax is payable locally at the end of the stay and the rate is 55 cents per adult per night.
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About the neighborhood
Ancient Oaks is just 14 km from the Chateau town of Culan which claims to be the Heart of France its geographical centre. The area is traditional, unspoilt, French countryside with rolling hills, green valleys and the top quality AOC vineyard.The vineyards are famous for their Chateaumeillant gris (Rose) and rich reds. For further wine exploration, we recommend taking the Route des Vignobles which is a local tour of the vineyards that make up the Chateaumeillant wines.Meander from vineyard to vineyard and visit the many farms en route producing their own goats cheese as a perfect accompaniment to the famous gris wine.The countryside is a birdwatchers paradise with a stunning variety of birds of prey including hen harrier, montegus harrier, black and red kites and dozens more.There is als... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Limoges: 86.4 mi
Railway: Montlucon: 18.6 mi
Ferry: Le Havre: 312.5 mi
Nearest airport is Limoges (139km) with UK flights to Southampton with Flybe and Nottingham,Bristol,Leeds,Stansted and Liverpool with Ryanair. Lyon, Paris Orly, Marseilles and Nice all have direct flights to Limoges. Please do not hesitate to ask for ideas on route plans and expected travel times
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: 5.0 mi.
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