Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Gencay - Rural French Farmstead Gite Complex
Sleeps up to 24. Four individual gites located in rural surroundings. With a total of 9 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, heated pool and Jacuzzi this is the perfect place for a wonderful holiday or a full family get-together! Also served by Ryanair flights to Tours or Poitiers.
Built in the early 1800’s. Les Coindries is a traditional French farmstead built around a large courtyard and typical of the region. The stone buildings with their tiled roofs are set in private gardens accessed by a quiet lane and are surrounded by rolling arable land with lovely walks and cycle tracks nearby. The buildings have been carefully restored and converted to include the original oak beams and open fireplaces, plus a swimming pool and Jacuzzi. This area is perhaps the most characteristically French of all the regions with its chateaux, rolling vineyards and meandering rivers. The stunning abbey at Fontevraud is only a pleasant 30 minutes drive away. For more up-to-date entertainment, ‘Futuroscope’ is about 25km away. Les Coindries can be found 11km south of Richelieu. famous for it’s Cardinal of the same name and a further 15 minutes drive takes you to the lovely town of Chinon. Tours is about 1 hr away to the north, with Poitiers 35 minutes to the south.