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1 Bedroom Gite at La Grande Maison

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Situated a few miles south of Saumur and the Loire valley between the market towns of Thouars and Loudun. . La Grande Maison is with in easy access to Puy du Fou, Futurescope and the famous wine regions of the Loire Valley. All the accommodation is on the ground floor and has its own access. It has a Double bedroom, Dressing room, Bathroom, kitchen and Lounge/Diner all decorated in the classic French style with beautiful antiques including an ornate carved bed. Two extra single beds and a cot can be provided. The front of the Gite is covered with beautiful wisteria whilst a vine with delicious edible grapes grows just a few feet away. The 1 Bedroom Gite at La Grand Maison is connected to La Grande Maison and has use of the three acre grounds which stretch down to the river Dive were you ...Situated a few miles south of Saumur and the Loire valley between the market towns of Thouars and Loudun. . La Grande Maison is with in easy access to Puy du Fou, Futurescope and the famous wine regions of the Loire Valley. All the accommodation is on the ground floor and has its own access. It has a Double bedroom, Dressing room, Bathroom, kitchen and Lounge/Diner all decorated in the classic French style with beautiful antiques including an ornate carved bed. Two extra single beds and a cot can be provided. The front of the Gite is covered with beautiful wisteria whilst a vine with delicious edible grapes grows just a few feet away. The 1 Bedroom Gite at La Grand Maison is connected to La Grande Maison and has use of the three acre grounds which stretch down to the river Dive were you can relax, swim, paint, fish or bar b q. We have a games room where you can enjoy table tennis or pool and we have bar-b-q's available on the terrace or by the river. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Ben M
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2012
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2015

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Date of stay: August 2014
Reviewed August 25, 2015

This is our second year here because it just works if you are a family with young kids. It isn't swanky but the lovely relaxed nature of the hosts Ben & Billie mean that both the kids and the parents can relax and enjoy. The...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank CocklesWithMuscles
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Reviewed September 13, 2014

I stayed at this property with my wife and 2 boys (3 and 4 years) for one week out of a 3 week holiday in France. This week was the most enjoyable of our holiday. The property itself is stunning, and the gite is situated...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank njc1978
Reviewed April 25, 2014

It felt like we were staying with long lost friends! Ben & Billie were so warm & welcoming, always on hand to answer questions or make suggestions. We had two beautifully prepared, delicious meals in their sumptuous dining room in a totally relaxed atmosphere. The...More

Date of stay: April 2014
Thank Bronislava N
Reviewed August 20, 2013

We had a wonderful week at La Grande Maison. Ben and Billie are wonderful hosts: we felt totally free to do our own thing but enjoyed having a drink with them most evenings and were very grateful for all their recommendations of things to do...More

Date of stay: August 2013
Thank CBG2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Private Fishing Lake/River
Safe
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Yard
Staffed Property
Stove
Swingset
Terrace
Towels Provided
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Additional amenities & feature info
Single Beds and a Cot can be added in the lounge to increase the number the Gite can sleep from 2 to 4 plus a baby. Washing Machine and dryer available in the utility room of the main house available for a small fee.
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About the neighborhood
La Grande Maison is situated between the market towns of Loudun and Thouars and a short drive from Saumur or Chinon with easy access to Center Parcs, Puy du Fou, Futurescope and the famous wine regions of the Loire Valley. Saumur is situated across the Loire. Half the town is on the south bank while the remainder is on an island. The town is very beautiful in particular the Chateau on the top of the hill looks out over the Loire river and is a great place to enjoy stunning views. Saumur is the home of the world famous Cadre Noir and the National Equestrian school. A short way upstream are the troglodyte caves of the Loire Valley. Some are used as cellars and for wine production including Gratien & Meyer producers of the very refined sparkling wine of the region. You can enjoy a very i...
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