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LUXURY FARMHOUSE WITH PRIVATE OUTDOOR JACUZZI

Eva Kingsland

Advertiser since: 2004
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Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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LUXURY FARMHOUSE WITH PRIVATE OUTDOOR JACUZZI

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Braslou - Grands Reves

Detached Farmhouse With Three Double Bedrooms, Outdoor Jacuzzi & Sun Terrace.

'Grand Reves' is a beautifully restored stone farmhouse offering year round accommodation. It has a delightful entrance hall with a large galleried landing providing spacious living both upstairs and down. With beautiful stone walls and an abundance of original wood beams it is a pleasure to return to at any time of the year. The private garden, with sunken Jaccuzi Hot Tub is a must to relax in after a hard days cycling, wine tasting, fine dining or shopping, all on your doorstep! The private walled garden is large enough to relax in with many 'rooms' in which to enjoy the beautiful French country side. A true home from home with all the creature comforts you need to make that perfect holiday.

Grand Reves location in the Loire valley is idyllic with many Chateaux only a short drive away. Chenonceaux, Chinon, Azay Le Rideau,Villandry, Chateau Chambord, Montrichard, Usse and Amboise are all easily accessible.

The historic town of Richelieu is 9 km away and every Monday and Friday you can find local producers selling cheese, wine, fish, meats, vegetables, plants and Flowers. Enjoy a glass of the local wine or try some of the regional dishes in one of the many restaurants Richelieu has to offer.

'Grand Reves' is a beautifully appointed three bedroom property and provides spacious accommodation for up to six guests. Living accommodation includes 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a downstairs toilet. The house has a large dining room, sitting room, downstairs cloakroom, entrance hall with floor to ceiling glazed windows and open galleried landing. The kitchen is fully fitted and includes double oven, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine with tumble drier.

The house offers wifi, satellite television with DVD and French cable television. All bedrooms also have flat screen televisions, should you require an early night!! We also provide a large selection of books, board games and puzzles for those quiet nights in.

Collette and Jean Marie look after our property though out the year. They maintain our beautiful garden, prepare the house for our in coming guests and are on call for any local advice or service issues. If required Collette can arrange for a welcome pack on arrival (at an additional cost) with any special requests that you may have.

Futuroscope, in Poitiers, is only a 40 minute drive away and offers a fantastic theme park experience for all the family to enjoy. You can also enjoy Segwaying in Amboise, Tours or Loches, a great way to see these beautiful towns. You can of course also hop on the little trains that will show you all the interesting streets and sights in these historic places.

There are many ways to enjoy this beautiful region, for more information on days out we will be happy to suggest some options (including our favourite restaurants!!) that may enhance your visit to the Loire.

For many years we have provided holiday accommodation and understand what makes that truly special holiday experience, we live and work for our holidays, we hope we make yours!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Eva Kingsland (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2004
Call Owner
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Speaks English
People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
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Reviews

5
based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

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Luxury Farmhouse With Private Outdoor Jacuzzi
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

The perfect Family Holiday Home!

  • 5 of 5

This place is just fantastic! It's quite remote (by this city-boy's standards) but that means it's so peaceful, and it's still really well located for getting around the Loire. The nearest town is a 10 minute drive away. It has a good market, a few places to eat, a bakers, a butchers, and a supermarket on the outskirts.

The house is spotless and so well presented. The bedrooms are lovely and very comfortable. It took no time at all to feel at home there. The hot tub was a huge hit with our toddler, and the whole outside area is spacious and very safe for children to play in.

We don't generally do repeat holidays, but hand on heart I can't imagine waiting too long to go back to this region, and I know exactly where we'll be staying when we do!

I should also say that I found Eva a pleasure to deal with. Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Lovely away from it all break

  • 5 of 5

The converted barn is beautifully finished and furnished to a high standard. Slightly outside the village, surrounded by farmland and woodland. Excellent for a quiet get away from it all vacation. The hot tub is a nice addition and was sampled every day by Mrs F!

Free Wi-Fi was also a welcome amenity.

Richelieu nearby is very historic and quaint and there were plenty of Chateau's and other historic sites to keep us very busy within an hours drive.

Local auberge's and restaurants serve good honest tasty food at very reasonable prices.

The accommodation was clean & tidy and had a spacious garden.

All in all a comfortable and delightful place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Fantastic quiet hidaway in the Loire Valley area

  • 5 of 5

Accommodation was very comfortable, very clean and as advertised. It has all the necessary amenities. Nicely located in the Loire region and also close to the Vienne region where we ventured quite a bit. We also spent quite a bit of time around Richelieu and its park. Would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Beautiful new barn conversion

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent a thoroughly enjoyable two weeks at Grands Reves which is superbly placed on the edge of a village, within easy reach of the Loire Valley. The gite has been beautifully converted and decorated with care and good taste. It is clean, new, bright and airy and a joy to return to after a busy day out. Lovely flat country walks straight from the property, and friendly, unobtrusive neighbours next door.

Eva is a pleasure to deal with, answering silly questions promptly, and efficiently. We can definitely recommend a holiday here.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Outstanding luxury pet friendly gite

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I and our dog Barney stayed for 12 nights at Grands Reves. We felt relaxed from the moment that we arrived. We are, by our own admission quite difficult to please especially as taking a pet on holiday often rules out luxury accommodation. We were absolutely delighted with the gite. Clean, comfortable, high end finish and all mod cons. The garden is completely enclosed - so very safe for children and pets. It was a joy to sit on the patio and watch the sunset with a glass of local wine. We visited some of our favorite places in the area Chinon, Saumur, Bourgueil and also ventured over to Loches and even as far as Blois. Some beautiful chateaux are close by and if you do your homework you will always find a festival within easy reach. Our favorite find was the wine festival in Saumur! The housekeepers, a delightful French couple live next door and are there if you need anything. The quality of furnishings and linen is also excellent. We would recommend Grands Reves for families and couples and look forward to returning!! A bientot!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Peaceful Setting with Charm & Character

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable time at Grand Reves.

It is ideally located for those who want a bit of peace an tranquility, yet want to be within easy reach of the many attractions that the Loire area has to offer.

The property is spacious, well appointed and comes with all the equipment and gadgetry you need on holiday.

The garden area is great with plenty of seating and space to have fun late into the evening. Moreover the whole property was incredibly 'child friendly'; both the adults and kids could relax within the thoughtfully enclosed garden. This was particularly great for us as we have a 5 year old active disabled son. We felt confident in giving him the space to explore without being constantly on edge at his side.

Furthermore the property was exceptionally well equipped and clean upon arrival.....it felt like a home from home.

Eva has been great throughout the booking process and advising us on our stay.

I would highly recommend the property and look forward to returning to it when we next visit the Loire area.

The Carroll Family

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
63 Kilometres
Poitiers
Nearest Barpub
1.4 Kilometres
Chez Bruno
Nearest Ferry
396 Kilometres
Le Havre
Nearest Golf
500 Metres
Swin Golf de Braslou
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Ste Maure Noyant
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
A10
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Kilometres
Chez Bruno
Nearest Beach
196 Kilometres
La Rochelle
Car: necessary

F A Q -

Many of the Loire Valley Chateaux all within easy access by car.(Nearest Chinon, Usse & Azay Le Rideau).

Visit many of the regions vineyards and try before you buy in the local 'Caves'.

For the Family, Futuroscope Theme Park in Poitiers is a great day out. (40 minutes by car)

Many Restaurants nearby (8 in Richelieu) 9.5km away. Serving regional dishes with full menu options.

Public swimming baths in most towns (nearest Richelieu) open daily in the summer months.

Horse riding available (nearest Pouzay) 15 minutes by car.

Canoeing available in nearby Chinon (on the river Loire) 30 minutes by car.

Boat trips also available in Chinon during high season.

Many cycle routes available (information leaflets available in property).

Segwaying available in Loches, Tours & Amboise.

During the summer season many local fetes and 'Brocantes' (a lovely day out to experience real French living).

A walk away from the house, tennis courts (rackets & balls available for rent from Chez Bruno) Pitch & Putt mini golf course (clubs available from Chez Bruno).

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Prices & Availability

From £99 Nightly

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Braslou, Indre-et-Loire

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Jan - April
4 Jan 2015 - 28 Mar 2015
5 night minimum stay
£497
for 5 nights
£695
 
 
Easter Break
29 Mar 2015 - 18 Apr 2015
5 night minimum stay
£639
for 5 nights
£895
 
 
Spring Season
19 Apr 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
5 night minimum stay
£639
for 5 nights
£895
 
 
Summer Season
1 Jul 2015 - 6 Sep 2015
5 night minimum stay
£697
for 5 nights
£975
 
 
Autumn Season
7 Sep 2015 - 20 Dec 2015
5 night minimum stay
£639
for 5 nights
£895
 
 
Christmas & New Year
21 Dec 2015 - 3 Jan 2016
5 night minimum stay
£639
for 5 nights
£895
 
 
Jan-Feb
4 Jan 2016 - 29 Feb 2016
5 night minimum stay
£497
for 5 nights
£695
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £50
Electricity per unit £0.1
Refundable Damage Deposit £250
Notes Paypal, credit cards, bank transfers and cheques excepted, 25% payable on booking with remaining balance due 8 weeks prior to departure.

A £250.00 security deposit is required on all bookings made regardless of holiday duration, this can be paid by credit card and is fully refundable after departure. This payment is due two weeks prior to departure.

Cleaning costs are included.
25% payable to secure the booking, remaining 75% eight weeks prior to arriving.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Braslou in Indre-et-Loire

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
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