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HOUSE ♥LA MAISON DE FAMILLE♥ AU CALME DE LA PRAIRIE, 8-12 PERS: 4 BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 12

Celia Fernandez

Speaks French, English, Spanish
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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HOUSE ♥LA MAISON DE FAMILLE♥ AU CALME DE LA PRAIRIE, 8-12 PERS: 4 BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 12

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Blou - 'La Chambre au Pré'

Well-being and cultural stays in a gite decorated in a 'chic countryside' style

Discover France and Loire Valley Castles from our gite located in the charming village of Blou, 12 km away from Saumur in Maine-et-Loire and at the heart of the Natural Regional Park Loire Anjou Touraine, of which Loire is rated as a World Heritage Site by Unesco.

Olivier and Celia welcome you at 'Le Bonheur est dans le pré' estate (' happiness is in the meadow') in a character home fully built in Tuffeau stone, in the heart of 4 ha of natural meadow. It will be our pleasure to share with you our passion for France, cultural sites of Val de Loire, French gastronomy and wines.

The estate is located in a quiet area in the countryside of Saumur, and only 2 km away from the shops, supermarkets and restaurants of the city of Longué-Jumelles!

You will be able to enjoy the estate's activities:

- Well-being area with sauna and Jacuzzi (Spa) to laze in a heated water of 38° (starting from November 2012).

- Swimming pool (starting from spring 2013).

- Bakeries’ delivery upon request. The baker can deliver bread, croissants and further pastries starting from 7:30 a.m., every morning in a 'bread-box' placed at the entrance of the gite (you go for your delivery when you want and you pay the baker directly at the end of your stay).

- Breakfast-baskets with marmalades, home-made yoghurt and cakes, fruits, fruit juice, coffee, tea, milk, chocolate (out of school holidays periods)...

- Lunch-baskets (out of school holidays periods)

- VIP welcoming with a bottle and flutes of champagne upon arrival.

- Bath linen rental (including a large and a smaller towel).

- Walks in the meadows of the domain...

- Hammock on the terrace of your gite.

You will stay at the 'Le Bonheur est dans le pré' estate, in the semi-detached gite named 'la Chambre au Pré' which is found completely at street level.

You will have an equipped kitchen (induction cooker, oven, microwave, small refrigerator...), a living room with a flat screen television, two cosy bedrooms and a shower room with shower, toilets and double bowl sink at your disposal.

Outdoors you will enjoy a large terrace with arbour and hammock, and a garden with view of the meadow.

The decoration of the place, in a 'chic countryside' style, is a picture of authenticity.

The gite enjoys a surprising natural and cultural setting. It is the ideal place to discover the famous Loire Valley Castles, to cycle along the Loire, royal river, to visit the troglodyte sites and the cultural sites such as the Fontevraud Abbey, the vineyards of Saumur, Bourgueil and Layon, the Cadre Noir, the French National Horse Riding School in Saumur, Angers and its famous tapestry of apocalypse, the botanical park Terra Botanica, (leading region for botanica in Europe), the Zen park of Maulévrier, Doué la Fontaine zoo and rose garden, the Puy du Fou park or the Futuroscope...

Detailed description:

- Kitchen

South oriented, the kitchen directly opens on the terrace and the garden. It is fully fitted with induction cooker, large electric oven, micro wave, coffee machine, toaster and all necessary to your stay (oven dishes, tart and cake tins, salad spinner, saucepans and stoves, cutlery and peeler, tea and coffee cups and plates, water and wine glasses) . The crockery is in a 'family home' style. The table is laid in front of a large white dresser made-to-measure with the interior shutters of a house of Anjou, a decoration with lots of charm...

- Sitting room

Place of conviviality, it opens on the living area and the large Nottingham couch, a touch baroque, will surprise you by its softness. A little relaxing moment with readings over Anjou and the flat screen television.

- Parental bedroom

The glazing in a 'loft studio' style lets enter a gentle light. The ecru curtains and the pleated quilt give a romantic tone to the bedroom. The bed of 160 cm is high quality to guarantee you blissful nights.

- Further bedroom

Two single beds are waiting for children of friends. The colours are in ecru tones, and cream and linen give an atmosphere of softness, for relaxing holidays in Anjou.

- Shower room

In white and blue tones, it has a large double bowl sink unit, a shower and a toilet.

- Garden

The terrace is shaded by a beautiful tree and the garden furniture will allow you to spend great evenings. The garden opens directly on the meadow.

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Tourism in Val-de-Loire:

Markets

On Saturdays, we suggest you the market of Saumur, on St Peter's, La Bilange and Republic squares, a big and lively market, under big trees.

On Mondays takes place the market of Rosiers sur Loire, and it is very close to the gite (10km), it is small but you can find good local produce and cheeses there. We can also recommend you one of the pork butcher's of the village to savour the famous 'Rillauds' of Anjou and delicious 'rillettes'. If you are looking for a larger market, you will find what you're looking for on Mondays in Doué la Fontaine (20km). On Wednesday we recommend the Beaufort-en-Vallée one, where there is an excellent fishmonger.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Celia Fernandez (Owner)
Advertiser since 2010
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Speaks French, English, Spanish
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Angers
Nearest Train
13 Kilometres
St Lambert des Levée
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Longué Jumelles
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Longué Jumelles
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Saumur
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Longué Jumelles
Car: recommended

In Saumur, you can visit the Cadre Noir, enjoy the gourmet restaurants and the sunny squares with their wine bars. Ideal for walks on the edge of the Loire, or boat trips. Our gite is also located only 2 km away from Longué-Jumelles with its shops and supermarket, its stroll of the old wash houses and its mill to visit.

Of course, you can also enjoy your holidays in Saumur to discover the treasures of Anjou: troglodytes’ sites of Louresse-Rochemenier and Turquant, Fontevraud abbey, Doué la Fontaine zoo, the charming villages. From Saumur, take the time to visit Chinon and Candes-St-Martin. Finally, the Loire Valley Castles: Chambord, Chenonceau, Amboise, Blois, Cheverny, Clos Lucé, Chaumont, Azay-le-Rideau, Villandry, Chinon, Brézé, Saumur, Angers...

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Blou, Maine-et-Loire

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Haute
12 Sep 2014 - 14 Sep 2014
2 night minimum stay
€1,100
for 2 nights
From
€550
 
 
Haute
19 Sep 2014 - 21 Sep 2014
2 night minimum stay
€1,100
for 2 nights
From
€550
 
 
Haute
26 Sep 2014 - 28 Sep 2014
2 night minimum stay
€1,100
for 2 nights
From
€550
 
 
Haute
18 Oct 2014 - 2 Nov 2014
2 night minimum stay
€371
for 2 nights
From
€550
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,300
 
 
Haute
7 Nov 2014 - 16 Nov 2014
3 night minimum stay
€1,098
for 3 nights
From
€366
 
 
Haute
20 Dec 2014 - 3 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,500
for 7 nights
€1,500
 
 
Moyenne
4 Jan 2015 - 2 Apr 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,300
for 7 nights
€1,300
 
 
Haute
3 Apr 2015 - 6 Apr 2015
3 night minimum stay
€1,098
for 3 nights
From
€366
 
 
Moyenne
11 Apr 2015 - 29 Apr 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,300
for 7 nights
€1,300
 
 
Haute
30 Apr 2015 - 25 May 2015
2 night minimum stay
€1,100
for 2 nights
From
€550
€1,300
 
 
Haute
26 May 2015 - 3 Jul 2015
2 night minimum stay
€1,100
for 2 nights
From
€550
€1,300
 
 
Trés Haute
4 Jul 2015 - 29 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
€1,500
for 7 nights
€1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit €800
Notes Options possibles :

- Forfait ménage final : 100€
- Location de draps : 5€ par personne
- Location de draps + lits fait à l'arrivée : 8€ par personne
- Location de serviettes de bains : 3€ le lot de 2.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for ♥La Maison de Famille♥ Au Calme de la Prairie, 8-12 persin Blou in Maine-et-Loire

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 160 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Budget
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Heating
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • - 2 Large Double Bed
    - 5 Single Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Toys
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • theme parks
  • live theatre
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • outlet shopping
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Bowling center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • ice skating
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