Nestling in rolling countryside between the Rivers Creuse and Vienne, on the border of the historic Touraine and Poitou regions, La Belardiere was a working farm until the early 1990s. Today, the barns have been carefully restored to combine both character and classic f …see more
“A most enjoyable stay with delightful and friendly owners”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2013
A superbly appointed gite with ROGER and KATH delightful and friendly owners Something for eveyone young or old. Outdoor acilities were excellent and the gite is an exellent base for exploring this lo… More
Le Potager is the smaller of our two gites at La Belardiere. So called because it overlooks the vegetable garden, Le Potager enjoys a pretty walled patio leading to its own private garden, benefiting from the shade of a large walnut tree (which can be very welcome in th …see more
“Beautiful gites in a perfect setting with first class hosts!”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2013
Spotless, stylish, comfortable, airy, spacious and modern accommodation with all the facilities, gadgets, games and bikes you will need while on holiday.
A peaceful location surrounded by lovely To… More
Welcome to the peace and tranquility of the beautiful 'Fleurs de Glycine' riverside gite, one of only 2 Gites on site, if are looking to book for larger parties why not enquire about La Vieille Ferme and book both, sleeping up to 11 people.
The gite has three floors and …see more
PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE 2 GITES TO SLEEP 10 AND 6. SEE 'LE VERGER' AND 'LE POTAGER'.Both of our gites are former barns, converted in 2011/12 into luxurious and spacious holiday accommodation. With 5 and 3 bedrooms respectively Le Verger and Le Potager are both ideal for fa …see more
The house is situated in South Touraine, near the edge of Berry and Poitou provinces. Taking place in Descartes, birth place of the well-known physicist and philosophe, it allows nice stay with a lot of distractions: discovering the land around (Chateaux de la Loire, Fu …see more
“A Jewel in the Crown gives you a real taste of France”
Reviewed 18 Oct 2013
We stayed in this Old 18th Century house which is typically French and has been sympathetically renovated by the Owner. Situated in the pretty village of Descartes, the nearby tourist information with… More
We indeed, as it is said, renewed this old house, with the help of craftsmen wishing to maintain the local skills (tiled floors of old clay, coating of lime + sand, hemp thermal insulation, usw..) while maintaining the original aspect of Touraine. Maybe it was disturbing for somebody used to modern housing. That could explain the "terrible" and ununderstandable review the house obtain last week.
Superbly renovated and equipped, handicapped friendly and with not 1, not 2 but 3 private walled terraces, Les Ecuries definitely has all you need to get the most from your holiday!
Upstairs there are two bedrooms, a large double with its own seating area and another l …see more
A little piece of heaven- an extremely well appointed gite with beautiful gardens, wildlife- Sue and Trevor are the most welcoming and helpful hosts. There is something for everyone here- our personal… More
“The total package for a relaxing get away”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2015
Plenty of space within the gite. Large outdoor area with lovely well tended garden and well maintained pool with appropriate safety measures in place. Really helpful hosts. Nearby town very quaint.… More
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
We've been to this area before. This was by far the best and most well equipped Gite we have been in. The owners were extremely helpful and made our stay great. The entire property location is very we… More
La Laiterie is a superb, well equipped gîte at Le Bouchet that comfortably accommodates ten people and provides all that you need to really enjoy your holiday.
Upstairs there are three bedrooms, a large double and a very large bedroom with four single beds and a twin …see more
I stayed at Sue and Trev's Gite earlier this month and very much enjoyed the experience. Sue and Trev were very welcoming as was the "welcome pack" including a bottle of sparkling wine! The Gite ha… More
Thank you for your lovely comments - we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Sue and Trev