Gite | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Refurbished for 2014 Le Grenier is situated just south of Saumur. Welcome tray. Wine Tours. Beautiful private gardens. A range of free cycles and even a child seat. Free WiFi . Perfect location for exploring the Châteaux. This isn't just any gite, it's your WOW factor Le Grenier gite!!!
Situated in a peaceful hamlet close to Doue-la-Fontaine and Montreuil-Bellay, and 20km from Saumur, this gite provides a perfect base for exploring the glorious Loire region. The gite "Le Grenier" (the old grainstore) is adjacent to the main farmhouse and comfortably sleeps 2 to 4 persons making it ideal for families, couples or small groups looking for a relaxing holiday.
This spacious gite is renovated to an extremely high standard whilst retaining period features. The fully fitted kitchen is well equipped and include a dishwasher, butler sink, halogen hob etc. The downstairs Shower Room incorporates a washing machine.
The huge lounge is double aspect and has a vaulted ceiling and log burner. It is equipped with a Flat Screen English TV, DVD, Video, I Pod Docking Station etc. Free WiFi internet access also included. There is even a safe to ensure your valuables are totally protected. The Master Bedroom is also very spacious and has a vaulted ceiling, exposed original beams and has windows facing to the front and rear of the property. The property is set in a private walled garden with areas at the front and back for exclusive use by guests staying in Le Grenier, including a children's play area. Two sets of outdoor furniture allow a variety of places to relax or enjoy meals. New Gas BBQ. Cycles are provided at no extra cost. Rest assured, this is not a gite complex; Le Grenier is the only gite and you are assured privacy and sole use of the facilities available. The British owners live on-site and are available if necessary but never invasive.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Angers 40 km, Nearest railway: Montreuil Bellay 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Further details indoors||
Ground floor: twin bedroom; separate bathroom with shower/WC; large kitchen and dining area.
First floor: Double aspect large and vaulted ceiling master family bedroom with king sized double, single bed and en-suite shower/WC.
Very spacious double aspect lounge with vaulted ceiling and log burner.
Le Grenier is maticulously checked, cleaned and prepared by the owners for every rental.
|Further details outdoors||
Ample parking including covered barn area to keep the car cool and also to play basketball.
Spacious, safe and secure front and private rear gardens
Children's play area and sand pit, swing set
Outdoor games, Badmington Court, Basket Ball, Darts
Table Tennis Table.
A range of cycles from 'kiddies bikes', BMX and standard adult bikes. We even have a 'quick fit' child seat attachment; all fit and ready to go and provided free of charge
Table and chair sets at front and rear of the property to maximise 'sun or shade' preferences.
There are indoor and outdoor pools locally should you require them.
Rental price includes:
- rental of the gite from Saturday 4pm to following Saturday 10.00 am
(other arrival/departure days on request)
- electricty, heating and water costs (except during low/mid season when electricity is metered)
- bed linen and towels for use inside the gite(beds will be made up for your arrival)
- baby cot, baby bath, high chair, booster seat and stair gates
- free welcome tray
- free use of facilities
- free use of cycles
All rental terms and conditions plus important further details on our website www.gite-in-loire.co.uk; you can also save money by booking direct !!!!!!
The Loire Valley region
All the world-famous chateaux of the Loire and Anjou are within easy reach and the historic towns of Saumur and Angers are only 20 mins and 45 mins drive respectively.
Other activities include local walking and cycle tours, trips to amusement parks, swimming at one of the nearby "Plan d'Eau" (swimming lakes) or day trips to towns and beaches on the Atlantic coast. Refer to the Region Page on our website www.gite-in-loire.co.uk for more ideas.
The area is renowned for its fine Anjou and Saumur wines. Wine tastings are a must for all visitors!
The sunny climate in the Western Loire is comparable to that of Poitou-Charentes with some of the highest average number of sunshine hours recorded annually.
Montreuil Bellay: Ville Fleurie with an imposing medieval chateau
Doue la Fontaine: Doue has a fantastic Zoo set on two levels. One of the area's top tourist attractions. Doue is also famous for its Rose Gardens and Troglodyte Sites.
Saumur: Chateau town and home of the Cadre Noir which has events throughout the year.
Just 5 minutes away in Le Puy Notre Dame, we have the annual Retro Grand Prix for pre 1940's cars, three wheelers and motorcycles; a fantastic free event normally the last weekend in July.
Renowned for its wines (Saumur Brut, Champigny).
Angers: regional capital with famous chateau
Puy de Fou: Medieval theme park
Lots of wine tasting .... :-)