La Vieille Maison
About the home
Set in the heart of the Loire Valley, La Vieille Maison at La Rue Vaslin offers a beautifully presented, individual, one-bedroom gite. Fusing traditional France with contemporary living, it provides excellent accommodation and has the benefit of its own private garden, as well as the use of La Rue Vaslin's superb facilities, which includes an 11 x 5m pool with large south-facing sun terrace.
A hidden gem in the crown of the Loire, La Vieille Maison enjoys a stunning, tranquil, location, yet is within easy reach of the many vineyards and châteaux for which the region is famed. Featuring wi-fi broadband internet, UK satellite TV, DVD, and CD players, La Vieille Maison provides the perfect base for touring this popular and historic area of France … or to simply relax and do nothing!
Inside, La Vieille Maison - the old house - retains many features such as the stone fireplace, bread oven and exposed beams. The south-facing door opens onto a private garden with a large lawn surrounded by shady areas of trees, shrubs and flower beds, and bordered to the front by a tuffeau wall and the old farm out buildings.
The large super-king-size bedroom has an en-suite shower-room/WC and an open plan kitchen/lounge area with dishwasher provides comfortable living with dining table/chairs and sofa as well as featuring UK satellite TV/DVD and CD player. A single futon-bed is available to sleep a third person.
Outside, as well as the superb pool, there is a large games barn featuring table tennis and bikes are available for guests to use at no extra charge.
There is also free wi-fi broadband internet access.
La Rue Vaslin has a communal laundry room available for guests' use.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedroom|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 2.5km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pools:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool / Snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||1 Bedroom, 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 2, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared outdoor pool (heated), Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access:||Wheelchair friendly, Parking space|
Pool is heated in the cooler months. Typically open from May to end October.
The Loire Valley / Maine-et-Loire region
La Rue Vaslin is located in the heart of the popular Loire Valley, bordering the sought after area of Maine et Loire and Indre Loire. With stunning views, it is a UNESCO World Heritage area of outstanding beauty, and is ideally located for visiting the many châteaux and vineyards for which the region is famed.
The Breil area
La Rue Vaslin is about 2.5km from the traditional villages of Parcay-les-Pins and Gizeuz, both of which offer a range of traditional village shops, bars and cafes. Breil is about 3km, and the nearest market town is Noyant, about 8km. Bourgeil, a lovely market town and with a fabulous hyper-market, is about 15km.
Nearby are many of the châteaux and vineyards for which the region is famed, as well as delightful tuffeau-stone villages that line the River Loire.
Kayaking, tennis, water sports, walking and cycling are all popular activities within the area, and nearby (about 10km) are some magnificent golf courses which are amongst France's most highly acclaimed!
How to get there
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La Rue Vaslin is 5 hours drive from Calais but is also accessible from the ports of St Malo and Caen. The nearest airport is Tours, about 40km, with Angers Airport about 65km. There is an excellent TGV train link from Paris to Tours, taking 1 hour 15 minutes.
Activities near Breil
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 3|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|22 Sep 12||27 Oct 12||£ 295||-||-||1 Week|
|27 Oct 12||3 Nov 12||£ 325||-||-||1 Week|
|3 Nov 12||5 Jan 13||£ 295||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Jan 13||27 Apr 13||£ 295||-||-||1 Week|
|27 Apr 13||25 May 13||£ 325||-||-||1 Week|
|25 May 13||15 Jun 13||£ 395||-||-||1 Week|
|15 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 475||-||-||1 Week|
|29 Jun 13||13 Jul 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|13 Jul 13||31 Aug 13||£ 525||-||-||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||7 Sep 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|7 Sep 13||14 Sep 13||£ 425||-||-||1 Week|
|14 Sep 13||21 Sep 13||£ 425||-||-||1 Week|
|21 Sep 13||28 Sep 13||£ 395||-||-||1 Week|
|28 Sep 13||5 Oct 13||£ 325||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Oct 13||26 Oct 13||£ 275||-||-||1 Week|
|26 Oct 13||2 Nov 13||£ 325||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Prices include bed linen and house towels, but not pool towels. Utilities are also included.
Long term winter lets available from £500 per month (excl. bills) or £175 per week (including bills). Maximum of four weeks.
Weekend or mid-week breaks are available during off-peak periods. Prices are £95 for the first night and £50 per night thereafter. Minimum of three nights. Please enquire direct with owner.Enquire now
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