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VILLAGE COTTAGE FOR 2 COUPLES CENTRAL FOR LOIRE VALLEY CHÂTEAUX AND WINERIES

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Ann Palmer

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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VILLAGE COTTAGE FOR 2 COUPLES CENTRAL FOR LOIRE VALLEY CHÂTEAUX AND WINERIES

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2 bedroom 2 bathroom cottage in quiet hillside village location near Chenonceau

Beautiful stone cottage in the heart of the village offers fully equipped gourmet farmhouse kitchen; cosy living room with wood burning stove and door to the patio and garden, two double bedrooms, one with additional bed and baby cot for children; upstairs bathroom and downstairs shower room and separate WC. We bought the property in 1998 and fully restored this lovely house in 2004. There is a large garden with fruit trees and lawns. Our cottage is in the centre of Bourre on the hillside behind the main street; wonderful views across the Cher Valley.

The garden is shared with visitors to our one bedroom cottage Maison Requin which is separately let. There is a steep walk to the Boulangerie. We have baby equipment including cots. The cottage has a fully fitted and equipped gourmet kitchen, a luxurious bathroom and downstairs shower room, separate WC; beautifully appointed bedrooms with best quality bedding (we offer a linen service and cleaning).

We are located in the village near the river and vineyards and offer wonderful walks and cycling A holiday in our cottage offers you a peaceful break with lots of interesting places to visit, a chance to taste the local wines and excellent restaurants nearby. The village has a shop, boulangerie and cafe. The market town of Montrichard is a few minutes drive, 10 minutes to the chateau at Chenonceau. We are centrally located for visiting the attractions of hte Loire Valley including castles, wineries and restaurants.

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Ann Palmer

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2008
Speaks English, French
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I am a private owner living in England but who loves France and the way of life. John and I visit the cottages several times a year to ensure all is going well and to have a lovely time there ourselves and with our family. I spend a lot of time painting while I am there and John looks after the maintenance. We are both retired doctors though when we bought the cottages we were very busy now we have more time to enjoy our lovely home.

Ann Palmer purchased this cottage in 1998

We bought this lovely place as we thought it ideal for our visitors. We already had the three cottages in Vrigny and had been running a lovely house in St Aignan; however we felt this house did not have the sitting out space which our visitors needed and so we set about searching for something with w/ view and with some garden space. Our properties in Bourre fit this completely; we have amazing views of the valley, excellent access to the river and village and privacy for our visitors. On top of that we have a neighbour who has taken us to heart and really looks after your visitors. She is amazing. Do come!

We are centrally situated for visiting the historic Loire Valley châteaux; near to Chenonceau the second most visited château in France. Away from it all location in quiet village with stunning views across the river and valley. Bourre is the village where they quarried the unique white stone to build the châteaux - floating the stones down the river on barges, Today the caves are used to grow mushrooms and make champagne; you can also see the old Troglydite houses in the village. The two cottages are quite different. Especially they are separate and you can spend your time here without seeing each other! or you can enjoy the company of another holiday maker and good friends have been made this way. Maison Requin is higher with a balcony and tremendous views. Maiso la Grange has a secluded terrace under the cherry tree (shade on hot days). There is a large garden shared by the two cottages. We are in the village but up the hill (a short steep walk down for your croissants) and just beyond the main road is the river Cher with its tow path where you can walk right along to Mnotricbard or St Aignan. Up the road are the woods. Along the road towards Chenonceaux (10 min drive) and Tours (half an hour) is Montrichard with everything you could need(excellent supermarkets, shops, market, restaurants. There are now two village restaurants - a steak grill and a posh château restaurant. We are central for the Loire Valley castles and for the vineyards. What more?

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights
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Reviews

Reviews for this holiday cottage rental in Bourre, France

Village Cottage For 2 Couples Central For Loire Valley Châteaux And Wineries
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Bourre Loir-et-Cher
Isle of Man UK
5

Maison Lagrange

  • 5 out of 5
  • Review Submitted: 26-May-2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
Lovely clean cottage with excellent kitchen and generally extremely well maintained. Very comfortable beds and high quality linen were much appreciated. The view from the garden was lovely and the sounds of birdsong, including a cuckoo, were a pleasure. Only slight quibble was that although the distance to the small shops in the village was relatively short, ie 500 metres, the narrow road was very steep and this meant that, in the heat, the older, non-driving member of our party was effectively unable to enjoy an independent stroll to the village.
Overall, however, this is a delightful holiday let - places to visit are too numerous to mention and there is an abundance of info re restaurants and the like in the guests' handbook. Fitting everything in is the problem!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 3/4
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Bourre Loir-et-Cher
Ireland
5

A wonderful week at La Grange

  • 5 out of 5
  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
This was a charming house in a great location. Very peaceful with bird song especially the cuckoo. House very clean and beds very comfortable. Ideal for touring the Chateaux country.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/2
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Tours 30 km; Charles de Gaulle 150 km
Nearest Ferry
200 Kilometres
Caen 4 hours, Calais 6 hours
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Tours St Pierre TGV from Paris, hire cars on site
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A85 at St Aignan 5 mins and A10 at Blois 20 mins
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Bourre
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Chateau de Cheverny Golf & Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Bourre
Car: necessary

We are in the centre of the Loire Valley château region so lots of history and very interesting castles to visit; we are also in the Touraine wine region and wine tasting, visits to wineries, champagne caves etc. Great food and restaurants locally, good markets.

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Availability & Rates

Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Bourre, Loir-et-Cher

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Spring / Easter
1 Mar 2014 - 2 May 2014
4 night minimum stay
£356
for 4 nights
From
£89
£535
 
 
Early Summer
3 May 2014 - 4 Jul 2014
4 night minimum stay
£444
for 4 nights
From
£111
£665
 
 
Summer
5 Jul 2014 - 26 Sep 2014
4 night minimum stay
£492
for 4 nights
From
£123
£735
 
 
Autumn
27 Sep 2014 - 28 Nov 2014
4 night minimum stay
£396
for 4 nights
From
£99
£595
 
 
Early Winter
29 Nov 2014 - 19 Dec 2014
4 night minimum stay
£272
for 4 nights
From
£68
£410
 
 
Christmas / New Year 2015
20 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
4 night minimum stay
£356
for 4 nights
From
£89
£535
 
 
Winter
3 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015
4 night minimum stay
£272
for 4 nights
From
£68
£412
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee £50.00
Payment by VISA/Mastercard via secure link to company account which will be e mailed to you on request.
Non-refundable deposit of £100 per week required at time of booking, the balance to be paid 6 weeks before your holiday. Should you need to cancel your holiday we shall do everything we can to re-book the property; there will be an administration fee of £50 and the remainder can be refunded.
Notes Prices include heating and light, cooking and water, but not bed linen and towels or terminal cleaning (both available to hire).Linen hire is available at £30 / couple, terminal cleaning £50. The property is always inspected before your arrival so you can be assured that it will be ready for you, we will do our best to rectify any problem.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bourre in Loir-et-Cher

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Living Room ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Parking ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Downstairs WC and broom cupboard
    Shower room - Shower Enclosure , The shower room is downstairs, with basin and shaver point
    Upstairs bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bidet , This room is shared between the bedrooms on the same floor
  • We have both a bathroom (upstairs) and a shower room plus additional WC (downstairs). These rooms are all shared between the two bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Gold Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Cosy room with tiny window looking across the valley
    Pink Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Room for a couple; situated at the front with lucarne window
  • Maison la Grange has 2 double bedrooms, one of which also has a folding bed and cot for children. Both bedrooms are upstairs and situated under the eaves; the bathroom is shared, there is a separate shower room downstairs also an additional WC
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Barbecue
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
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