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The property is on a narrow road leading to Clos Luce, Amboise and free car parking is 50 metres away. We were given a very warm welcome by Alexandra and she showed us all the equipment in the house. The house is on three floors with one bedroom on the top floor and two on the lower ground floor. The three double rooms have very comfortable beds. Shutters keep out the heat of the sun. It is about 5 minutes walk down to the town centre where there are good restaurants like Chez Bruno or Anne de Bretagne if you want quantity at low cost. I feel certain that anyone who stays there will have a really good time.
We had a wonderful holiday in Gite de la Bergerie. It is a beautiful, spacious cottage with modern features yet maintains the character of the old building. We had slightly misread the advert - this house has one WC, and does not have toilets in the bathrooms (we had no problem - just for information) The garden was lovely - a complete sun trap and spent some beautiful days just lazing with a glass of cold Touraine watching the clouds go by.
It does not have wifi but has a mobile signal so we brought a Wifi transmitter which worked perfectly.
There is a walk of around 30 minutes to the town of Amboise, which has a steep hill so would be difficult without a car for anyone elderly or with disabilities. We managed perfectly well and enjoyed our walks to and from town. There is a large supermarket in easy driving distance, but you could manage without a car if required as long as you are happy to walk.
Amboise is a lovely town and is perfect to explore the delights of the Loire valley and Chateaux, and has a train station for easy access to other places. We took our car and got the ferry to Caen, but you could easily fly into Tours.
Willy also produces his own wine and beer and he offers wine tasting - his shop is 2 minutes walk away.
We also had a fabulous day harvesting grapes and wine tasting at "Vignoble Alain-Robert" - well worth a visit if you are arriving in September/October.
In summary, I would highly recommend this house, Willy and the Loire. Thank you for a wonderful holiday.