Ideally located between Angers and Saumur in the heart of the vineyard of Coteaux du Layon, THE FIELD OF GAULIERS was fully renovated with the finest materials, justifying its classification as 'furnished 5-star holiday'.
Luxuriously equipped, you will enjoy 8 bedrooms (8 bathrooms / shower with WC) distributed in three cottages, each with its own bathroom and a flat-screen TV, and a warm caravan, fully equipped and extremely comfortable, which complements hosting our domain for a romantic and unique experience. A beautiful reception room of 90 m2 in the former wine cellar of the property so you can get together for convivial meals.
You will enjoy a magnificent view of the vineyard entirely surrounding the property, close to many attractions (zoo, castles, vineyards, Puy du Fou ...). This area, well maintained, suit the most demanding given its level of equipment.
The maximum capacity is 22 people (+ babies and young children) divided into *
3 double double bedrooms (6 people)
1 double twin room (2 persons)
2 triple bedrooms with double bed and single bed (6 people)
1 quadruple room with two double beds (4 people)
1 caravan with a double bed and two single beds (4 people)
* We find it quite possible to put at your disposal gracefully cot, high chair, bed rail (on request and in limited number).
THE COTTAGE 'FARM' ***** - 8 people
Completely renovated with the finest materials on a surface of over 130 m2, the maximum capacity of this cottage classified 5 stars is 8 persons, 3 bedrooms (one double and two triples 160/200 each with a double bed 160/200 and a single 90/200) each with its own bathroom or shower with WC.
The kitchen around his large farm table and its extension up to 18 people during meals, is equipped with a stove 'piano' 5 gas rings and 3 ovens with grill, refrigerator with freezer (3 drawers), a microwave oven, a dishwasher, a washing machine, a dryer, two coffee capsules including a 'Nespresso', a toaster, of kettle and many dishes.
THE COTTAGE 'LA GRANGE' ***** - 6 people
With a total area of 106 m2, this 5 star cottage has been fully restored in order to develop a comfortable and spacious cottage with 3 bedrooms and 3 en suite bathrooms with toilet (one on the ground floor with large bed 160 x 200 with dressing room and two air-conditioned double bedrooms, one with two single beds upstairs, with a maximum capacity of 6 persons. Just like the other, it will suit most demanding given the proposed comfort and modern decoration: fully equipped kitchen (with SMEG fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, ceramic hob, washing machine 'dry'. ..).
LE CHAI - 4 people with reception room of 90 m2
The old winery where the wine was high of the property has been completely renovated and converted into a reception room of 90 m2 to meet in a single location. With a superb fitted kitchen at best given the capacity (four furnaces where a mixed microwave / grill - 2 dishwashers - a wide refigérateur freezer - a wine cellar - washing machine), you there have no trouble preparing meals. A quadruple room with shower room with WC is adjacent to the reception room.
TRAILER - 4 people
Located in the heart of the property facing the vineyards of sight, our warm and romantic trailer sleeps up to 4 people. It is well insulated and equipped with heating for the winter months. Enjoy a complete shower room with toilet and a kitchenette with fridge and hob.
The three houses are built side by side and make it very easy friendly or family reunion during your stay, while maintaining some independence with 7 bedrooms each with their own bathroom or shower with WC. The trailer is, when with it, set in a secluded part of the property, facing the vineyard, ensuring its occupants privacy and warm comfort. The room of the cellar of 90m2 surface is ideal for organizing your meals and entertainment.
Our service is top quality with the beds made on arrival, product brand L'Occitane made available in each of the bathrooms (with hairdryer). A flat-screen TV team each of the 7 rooms in addition to those installed in the living room of each of the three cottages. 3 charcoal grills 'weber' complete the package as well as external tables (with umbrellas) for convivial meals.
Our outdoor swimming pool 12 meters x 5 meters heated (May to September), with views of the surrounding vineyards, is shared with the owners of the domain. Bicycles are offered (subject to availability) for a walk in the vineyard. A children's playground and a ping pong table are in addition to leisure facilities.
A wifi internet connection is provided free of charge only 'FARM' and 'LA GRANGE' (no wifi connection in our trailer and into the cellar). The three cottages and trailer are non smoking.
All facilities (bank, supermarket, doctor, pharmacy, bakery, post office, ...) are about 3/4 minute drive from our property, in the village of Thouarcé. A small grocery store and a bakery are at CHAVAGNES same. Our baker offers delivered every morning (except Wednesday) breads and pastries.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES ON SITE AND NEARBY ...
Outdoor heated pool 12 mx 5 m (May to September)
Hiking (24 recorded between the Loire and Coteaux du Layon)
Bike ride in the vineyard (available free of charge with payment of a deposit): 240 kms of mountain bike trails labeled by the French Cycling Federation in the Pays de Loire Layon
Provision of board games, books and tourist information
Discovery of local heritage (the murals of the church of Chavagnes-les-waters, Cavier mill Bonnezeaux, former rectory of St Aubin de Luigné the cave dwellings, the castle of Martigné Briand, the artist village Rablay sur Layon)
Tasting (in moderation) wines of Anjou and walks in the vineyards
Stroll along the Loire, fishing and boat trip on the transect
Golf Club of Angers and its 18 holes (15 km), riding club and pony club Orchère with its indoor school and 4 Career 20 ha (5 km), introduction to the game of ball hard, overview castles and vineyards balloon
DISCOVERED DURING YOUR STAY ...
Visit the imposing castle of Brissac (10 km), the highest in France, located in the heart of a 70-hectare park.
Discovery Zoo de Doue la Fontaine (15 km), in a green part cave with more than 600 animal species often threatened.
Walk to the Chemins de la Rose, rose garden organized as an English garden on 4 acres with 1,300 varieties and species (15 km).
The Museum of Vine and Wine of Anjou (15 km), where y is traced the history of the Loire vineyards.
Le Puy du Fou, the second French leisure park, with its famous show (55 km).
Angers (30km) with its medieval neighborhoods, pedestrian streets and bustling squares and numerous colorful gardens
the castle-fortress where is exposed the magnificent tapestry of the Apocalypse
the museum Jean Lurçat and Contemporary Tapestry
Square-Cointreau: visit of the famous liquor production site
the Saint-Maurice cathedral and medieval churches all
the park Terra Botanica 'Anjou live in the great adventure of plants'
Saumur (30 km), the capital of horseback riding.
Ecole Nationale d'Equitation, with the public presentation of the riders of the Cadre Noir
the Museum of Armoured, unique collection of nearly 800 vehicles.
the castle overlooking the Loire, built from the XIIth to XIVth centuries.
The Museum of wild and cultivated mushrooms (champignon de Paris).
The Royal Abbey of Fontevraud (40 km), the largest monastic complex of Western Europe, home to the royal necropolis of the Plantagenets.
The Futuroscope theme park (120 km): have fun living the future in the present.