La Maison Tournesol - Gite to rent in St Martin de la Place, near Saumur, Loire Valley, France.
Our charming old farmhouse is situated around 1.5km from the village of St Martin de la Place which lies on the banks of the River Loire. The gite is in a secluded location …see more
“rustic charm, secluded gardens, peaceful, sooooooo relaxing, oh and a perfect location to expolre the rest of the Loire!”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2014
Holidaying with my husband, daughter (student) and sister-in-law with 2 teenage daughters, this was the perfect getaway for us! Waking the first morning to rain, there were plenty of games to amuse an… More
Reviewed 10 Sep 2014
Spent a lovely week here with friends. Well equipped, large house with fantastic grounds for children to play in. A great place to explore the beautiful Loire Valley from, or simply to relax in the ga… More
“A Beautiful Property & Quiet Location”
Reviewed 7 May 2013
This is a beautiful property completely detached with gates to the drive way so very secure for a young family. Lots of garden surrounding the house with ample trees and bushes, we actually played hid… More
La Bergerie, the 'shepherd's cottage' is a lovingly restored farm cottage nestled in a pretty valley in several hectares of grounds and gardens next to the Lac de Rille, a large lake famous for its bird life and a popular site for fishing. The River …see more
“Charming and helpful hosts made our stay special.”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2013
This cottage is very rural, yet only a 30 or 40 minute drive from the Loire river and some of its main tourist attractions. For us this this worked very well. Adrian and Sally made us feel very welcom… More
WITH PRIVATE POOL AND GARDEN WIFI AND INTERNET ACCESS , Sleeps six people plus cot NOW ONE PRICE for the cottage rental. Les Rosiers is a traditional French cottage of over 300 years. Originally accommodation for two families who made ropes from the hemp that was grow …see more
We stayed for 10 days in July and had a great time. Lots to see and do in the area and the gite could not have more to entertain and keep you comfortable. Teresa and Roy were great and couldn't do eno… More
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, Thank you for your fantastic review. We would love to see you all again sometime in the future.
Teresa and Roy
“Excellent Accomodation and Very Helpful and Friendly Owners”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2014
Wonderful location, wonderful gite and wonderful owners! We were greeted with a warm welcome and the owners had prepared a welcome pack for us (Two bottles of wine, large loaf of bread, cheese, pate,… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed staying with us and enjoyed the area. We hope to see you in the future and you will be most welcome.
Roy and Teresa
“Warm welcome and delightful property in beautiful area.”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2014
Ther operate was very easy to find, excellent directions. Teresa and Roy (together with Toby the dog) gave us a very warm welcome. We were delighted with the hamper of goodies, including the fresh e… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and also the Loire region.
Being only twenty minutes from the Loire River there is plenty to do and see, castles, vineyards. We also have some good horse riding stables nearby and are only forty five minutes from the race track at Le Man which some of our guests have enjoyed.
A relaxing holiday retreatOff the beaten track, spacious holiday accommodation in a newly renovated 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom barn conversion adjoining the main house for those wishing to relax and recharge their batteries.Situated on a lovely 17 hectare equestrian propert …see more
La Coyere Gites consists of 2 gites. The Wine Store is a one bedroom gite, sitting in a quaint farmhouse courtyard with plenty of parking behind the gates at the end of a quiet hamlet, yet perfectly situated for exploring the Loire Valley. It is only 8 minutes from Noy …see more
Discover the Loire Valley,.. and sleep in a Loire Chateau...For guests who want to stay a week or more, we have available our renovated Suite Calville d'août (only to be booked per week). Spacious Chateau Suite / Gite on the second floor (max 5 persons): - la …see more
Traditional tuffeau-stone farmhouse with 12 x 6 meter heated swimming pool & fenced garden with panoramic views to the west. All bedrooms en-suite. Only 7 miles from Saumur yet situated in a calm rural location. Good cycling and walking area with quiet country lanes …see more
A superb location with the culture and classic French delights of wine and cheeses readily available. Nice and quiet plus peaceful to rest and enjoy the immaculate accommodation including a large spot… More
Reviewed 25 Aug 2012
What a lovely place to stay and the accommodation first class. Judy and Mark were great hosts and very helpful. So relaxing and enjoyable, just what we all needed. Near to many interesting towns et… More
“Excellent holiday for the whole family.”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2011
We stayed at La Grange during August for a week; myself, my husband and two children. This was our third visit to Volets Rouges and we will be back again, no doubt.
Mark and Judy and their family ar… More
In the grounds of Manoir des Rosiers surrounded by lavanders and roses, le Petit Pavillon, possibly the old grain store is a well appointed living accomodation with living/dining room and corner kitchen, bathroom and mezzanine double room, private small garden with terr …see more
Situated in beautiful countryside within easy reach of medieval towns and villages, chateaux and vineyards.Approximately 600 years old, this renovated barn has a vaulted ceiling with original beams and has been sympathetically converted to retain as much character as po …see more
Bags of character and tucked away in a small village that has a Boulangerie - so a morning walk for Croissants is a must!
L'Ancienne Cure is a detached stone cottage and village Rectory - dating back to the 16th century.
A brilliant place to cycle - there are marked r …see more
The gite has its own driveway and gate to the road and its own enclosed garden and parking area.appointed with luxurious fittings the gite has a double bedroom with a en suite copper bath and marble wash basin The property also has a separate shower room and toilet upst …see more
Lovely gite with everything required for a perfect holiday.
Owners are very welcoming and Tina cooks a fantastic evening meal, we were in heaven.
Steve and Tina were wonderful hosts and were able to… More
Although a family home, this property is ideal for four adults who will have a choice of the three double rooms, one that includes two single beds. All beds have pillows and duvet.( Pillow cases, mattress sheet and duvet covers are not provided.) 3 pin plug sockets thro …see more
Recently renovated, the lovely Garden Cottage with private entrance and garden is a stylish one bedroom cottage in the charming grounds of an elegant 19th century Manor House. With easy access to all amenities, sights and excellent restaurants, the cottage is perfect fo …see more
The lovely Garden Apartment is a very comfortable, well-equipped home-from-home. We loved the pretty private garden which is a sun-trap and enjoyed being able to eat al-fresco every day; the daily bre… More
Reviewed 19 May 2013
A fantastic stay from start to finish. We received a warm welcome & our every need was catered for during our stay.
The garden cottage was spotlessly clean & a pleasure to spend time in.The towels r… More
“Quiet, restful and a convenient base for visiting Anjou and Western Touraine number of two eeks of”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2012
We were delighted with the Garden apartment it was just as described on the owners website. It was secluded with its own courtyard and facilities of for eating outdoors. The pool was clean and very we… More
This studio gite is renovated from an old farm building, but has every mod con needed for a well earned holiday without stress. It has all necessary equipment to make life relaxed, with full kitchen facilities, eating area with table and chairs, relaxing sofa, t.v, ste …see more
We stayed in the B&B and were extremely impressed by our hosts' friendliness, the beauty and tranquillity of the surroundings and the comfortable relaxed atmosphere.
They are ideally situated for… More
“Lovely small Gite”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2012
We recommend this cottage for couples. It's a lovely peaceful place, comfortable accommodation, great scenery and accessible for the Loire and Saumur. Hosts very friendly and helpful, dogs, horses and… More
Situated in beautiful countryside within easy reach of medieval towns and villages, chateaux and vineyards.This gite consists of four large, air-conditioned double bedrooms with beams, two having double beds, one of which is en-suite, and two with twin beds. There is al …see more
Le Petit Bosquet has been created from an old ground floor apartment and attic granary at one end of a traditional 400 year old 'Longere' Farmhouse which is part of a Lieu-Dit noted in the French Government Patrimoine (Heritage) lists; parts of the property are recorde …see more
“Lovely peaceful rural location with stunning views.”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2013
This property is in a stunningly quiet rural location. Ideal for anybody who wants to get away from it all with plenty to see and do in the surrounding area. The hosts, LIs and Mike, offered, for a sm… More
We are so pleased that R & J enjoyed their stay. Many thanks for the wonderful review. We try to include the little things such as information about very local, low-key activities, to get a true flavour of our chosen home and also offering advance shopping, customised 'Things to do & see' selection pack as well as our welcome gifts so that your holiday is as stress free as we can possibly make it! Perhaps next time R & J may manage more of the cycling they wanted to do - the weather was just too good this time!
La Grande Maison is situated in three acres of wooded grounds that lead down to the river Dive. Perfectly situated for exploring the Loire Valley. We have the Bike Barn for storage of cycles or if you don't want to bring your own we can have a bike delivered to our …see more
Layon Cottage is a stylish one bedroom cottage in the charming grounds of an elegant 19th century Manor House. With easy access to all amenities and the sights, the cottage is perfect for couples seeking a romantic, relaxing, sightseeing holiday in the wonderful Loire v …see more
a fabulous holiday in wonderful accommodation. would highly recommend it. the pool and surrounding gardens are lovely and the location is perfect for peace and quiet but central for touring around the… More
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
A lovely time had at Manior Gourin, the accommodation is to a very high standard, with all you need packed into this compact but adequate cottage. The decoration is tranquil and modern but cosy and co… More
“Can't wait to return! A wonderful stay.”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2012
We've stayed at Layon Cottage twice now and don't often return to stay at the same place on holiday.
The cottage is very clean and well maintained. Everything is thought of for the property with al… More
Lovely renovated detached cottage near to the village of Parcay Les Pins.
Ideal location for couples or families. This is a perfect peaceful rural retreat. Very well situated for visiting chateaux and places of interest in the Loire and the Touraine regions.
The accommo …see more
"WOW" - that's exactly what we all said as we entered the gite and the "wow"s continued as we explored each of the rooms! The property was much larger and prettier than we had anticipated and is certa… More
Many thanks for your comments, we do really appreciate the feedback of our clients, it's so important and helps others to make informed choices.
So good to meet your lovely family, hope to see you again at the cottage.
“A Perfect Home from home..........”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2014
Where do I begin.......... Carol and Ray you have a wonderful cottage that has been tastefully decorated with all the appliances you'd expect to find at home. The welcome pack
was a nice touch especi… More
Many thanks for being such lovely guests at our little holiday retreat
Le Haut Pin, we look to seeing you again in the future perhaps.
“Lovely cottage, lovely location”
Reviewed 13 Sep 2013
Cottage well presented and has everything you want - even for teenagers !! Wi-Fi was heaven sent !
Owners are delighful and do everything they can to ensure you have relaxing holiday. Lots of places … More
This cottage is located in the village of Saint Clément des Levées which has a fabulous boulangerie within a short walk, where you can buy your morning bread and croissants. Situated 15 minutes from historic Saumur and 40 minutes from Angers. Charm and character hav …see more
“Old style cottage in a great location - just what we wanted!”
Reviewed 28 May 2012
Loved the cottage with its slightly unusual layout. Plenty of space for the two of us and gave us a bedroom to spare. Kitchen well equipped, beds and sofas comfortable. Pretty cottage gardens to both … More
Thank you for your review. It's great to know that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and the footpath along the Loire River. Often walking West at Sunset the river turns to liquid gold!
“Great Christmas Holiday - Good value for money”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2012
great accomodation, comfortable and clean. Well situated for day visits with the children and Christmas shopping. I recommend Angers for shopping, the Christmas lights were very beautiful. For the p… More
“Wonderful relaxing week in beautiful cottage”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Very,very clean and comfortable.Lovely gardens to eat and relax in.Local bus very good. Excellent base for sight seeing and wine tasting!!!.We will definately be returning.… More
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the cottage. We look forward to seeing you again.
The lodging of Chateau Fouquet is a small house completely restored, situated on a vineyard fame, surrounded by vineyards.It has a private garden, a large kitchen overlooking the garden and vineyards, a lounge, two or three bedrooms depending on your needsCapacity for 4 …see more
****This is the ideal house for large families or groups and we still have availability for school holiday weeks in Aug and Sep. Please see the calender for details and contact us for special offers*****Set in the tranquil, wooded countryside of the Loire Valley area i …see more
“Charming rustic get away from it all farmhouse with stunning views”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2016
We stayed here during May half term and had a lovely stay. The house is full of rustic charm that you would expect from a French Farmhouse. The weather was wet and it was a real delight to have the wo… More
“Beautiful house and settings”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2016
We have stayed at le bousi three years running and love it. It is tranquil and private apart from the occasional tractor in the fields doing their job. If there is any problem you have Mike and Mauree… More
Thank you Meg, hope we see you back next year.
“Cosy, peaceful and relaxing country retreat”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
As a post-Christmas break, this stay served exactly the purpose we'd hoped for. The location is close enough to other towns and villages to provide a range of places to visit but isolated enough to ha… More
Le Vieil Atelier has been created from an old workshop and attic granary within a traditional 'Longere' Farmhouse which is part of a Lieu-Dit noted in the French Government Patrimoine (Heritage) lists; parts of the property are recorded as being built originally during …see more
“The gite is the best we have used for comfort &equipment.”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2012
The owners who live on site are vry friendly & helpful. Lovely views from the house both front & back. The area around is very peaceful &while we were there the wayside flowers were a delight..There … More
These guests were a delight to have here and we look forward to seeing them again. Since their comment that directions to the house were not entirely clear I've tried to clarify the last two directions, so hopefully this little problem has no been eliminated. We'd hate to lose someone before they even got here!
“Heaven in France”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2011
We have travelled many times to France in our 45 years together, but can honestly say this is the best accommodation we have ever had. The owners have put so much thought and effort into making guests… More
All we can say is Thank you! We are delighted that our guests seem to unanimously enjoy their stay with us. We look forward to meeting past clients again and welcoming many more....
“A beautiful cottage in peaceful surroundings with fantastic facilities”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2011
This cottage manages simultaneously to be in the middle of nowhere and at the heart of everything that the Loire Valley has to offer. There were just two of us, but you could easily go with four (two … More
We were pleased to be able to join these guests in celebrating their engagement and delighted that they decided that here would be a good place to make their commitment. We wish them all the very best for their future together and thank them for their comprehensive and positive review.
The lodging of Chateau Fouquet is a small house completely restored, situated on a vineyard fame, surrounded by vineyards.It has a private garden, a large kitchen overlooking the garden and vineyards, a lounge, two or three bedrooms depending on your needsCapacity for 6 …see more
We stayed for a week at this cottage which was attached to the chateau, it is very well equipped, clean and comfortable. The photos don't do it justice, it's better in the flesh! Fred and Laurence wer… More
Montlouis Cottage is a stylish one bedroom cottage in the charming grounds of an elegant 19th century Manor House. With easy access to all amenities and the sights, the cottage is perfect for couples seeking a romantic, relaxing, sightseeing holiday in the wonderful Loi …see more
The property was as described on the website.It was in a peaceful location,with easy
access to lots of interesting places in this part of the Loire Valley.
The cottage was modern, clean, well maint… More
“Very enjoyable stay, in a lovely part of France”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We stayed in Montlouis cottage for a week in September. The owners are very friendly and accommodating and nothing is too much trouble.
The cottage was very comfortable in a lovely setting surrounded… More
“What a Great place”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
What can one say? Simon and Karin were the best of hosts and they were always available if you wanted any help. The cottage we stayed in was immaculate, with everything needed for the two us. If … More
Just north of the peaceful and beautiful town of Saumur, our 4-bedroom countryside home comfortably accommodates 8 adults or up to 10 if young children wish to share with parents.
The light and spacious house offers views over surrounding countryside and a safe space t …see more
Located on a romantic, Parisian-style square in downtown Saumur, this spacious, 2-bedroom apartment provides the perfect location for enjoying the area. It can accommodate up to 6 happy holidaymakers.
The well-appointed lounge is perfect for unwinding after a day of ex …see more
Newly renovated luxury holiday gite in the Loire Valley, France set in 2 acres of grounds with views to all sides across rolling countryside. This traditional farmhouse gite has been stylishly and sympathetically restored and comprises of a large farmhouse kitchen with …see more
Well, we just spent the most amazing week in Le Bois! What a gem - nestled in the Loire Valley, very private yet close to everything. In 25 min you can be in Saumur, Chinon, etc. or in less time th… More
“Old and modern intertwined with a rural setting to explore the Loire.”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2012
We had a short stay at Le Bois and it was wonderful. We wish we had booked more time. The children loved exploring the extensive barns and paddocks. The parents loved relaxing in many of the seating a… More