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La Gaudichalaie

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 5 reviews

from £58 /night

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Barn | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 116 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Gorgeous totally secluded 18th century barn set in peaceful open countryside. Relax into the style and charm of the Loire Valley in this spacious property with original features throughout.

It is immersed in the surrounding gardens, orchard and has its own private driveway. It offers a relaxing holiday, whether you like to walk, cycle, fish, go to water parks, ride, admire the areas historical chateaux and their magical surroundings, see animals or just sit and enjoy the sun.

Exclusive carp fishing lake available on request.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach St Nazaire 116 km
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car essential, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 8 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Rennes 74 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 DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

One of the upstairs bedrooms contains 2 single beds or these can be zipped together to make a kingsize bed. There is a kingsize bed in the other bedroom. The double bedroom downstairs and the bathroom can be accessed with a wheelchair.

Downstairs is a large open plan lounge with sofas, flat screen TV with free sat, a pool table and dining room table and chairs. There are books and DVD's for you to use and a range of games and puzzles.

The kitchen is very new and modern. It has a washing machine, dishwasher, dual fuel cooker, microwave and a fridge.

We have a travel cot with mattress, 2 highchairs and a fixed stair gate so you don't have to bring them with you.

Bedlinen & towels are not supplied. We supply pillows & duvets but offer the option of bedlinen & towels if you don't want to bring them yourselves. We charge £17 per room for bedding per week & £4 per person for towels per week. Cot bedding is £4 per infant per week. The property is cleaned after each changeover.

Further details outdoors

The outside area has a patio with a 6 seater table and chairs on it and a BBQ for your use. It overlooks our field where the cows may choose to wander up to the fence and look at you. They may take grass from your hands. The garden, with trees and shrubs, surrounds the patio so there is plenty of outdoor space. It is a private area for the gite separated from the main house area by conifers.

There is a 5m x 5m above ground pool for your use with a couple of recliners for the sun worshippers so a great way to relax. This will be open from June - September.

About this location

The Pays de la Loire region

There are so many places for you and your family to visit.

There are some lovely restaurants and bars in Pouancé and Chateaubriant.

There are weekly markets from Monday to Saturdays in the surrounding area.

There are numerous chateaux to visit, water parks, fishing, museums, restaurants, bars, cycling and walking paths, grottos, zoos and gardens.

In Chateaubriant, there are plenty of cycling routes to enjoy through the countryside.

Le Mans 24 hour race is held every year in June. This is about 1 hour, 15 minutes from our property. Worth a visit. You can pre-book tickets in the UK before you go.

Please have a look on our website (there are lots more photo's!). There are so many places for you to visit and the website shows you a description of each place, prices, opening times and distance.


The local village is a 7 minute drive away. Go straight to the end of the road. Turn right at the end on to the D203. Continue straight, on the D181 to the end (by the monument) and turn left. You will come to a small roundabout, follow the signs to Pouancé.

It has small locally run shops, hairdressers, banks, chemist, hospital, a butcher, a bakers and a small supermarket.

There are various bars and restaurants, one run by English owners called La Fontaine, 12 Place du Guesclin, 49420 Pouance. It is situated in the main square at Pouance. Very friendly atmosphere and they hold regular quiz nights.

We have access to exclusive carp fishing.

The Willows Carp Fishery is set in idyllic rural France 10 minutes from the property.

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Review 1-5 of 5

24 Jun 2014


"Great accomodation and perfect location"

We stayed in May for a week and had a brilliant stay. Location is perfect, only 10-15 min drive to supermarkets but a lovely walk down the country lane to local shops. Waking up to the sound of the … More

19 Jun 2014


"A fantastic relaxing rural retreat"

We were really looking forward to returning after having such a wonderfully relaxing time here last year. We didn't think things could be any better but the pool was lovely to dip in, especially … More

15 Jun 2014


"Will be back"

What a wonderful week we spent here, stunning property and so peaceful. Weather was perfect for using the pool and sitting in garden of an evening enjoying the BBQ. All in all a peaceful holiday, in … More

15 Jun 2014


"Absolutely perfect"

The house was more than we excepted, the attention to detail was outstanding. Debbie had thought of everything and Angela was amazing. The house felt like it was our home and we were very sad to leave… More

6 Apr 2014


"Beautiful location stunning accommodation"

My partner and I stayed here in 2013 and we were so impressed we have booked again this year. Stunning accommodation in a beautiful secluded location where you feel like you are away from reality and … More

Review 1-5 of 5

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    Deborah C.

    • 2 Years listed

    86% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:21 Feb 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
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