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Pretty little house by the Fontainebleau Forest and Seine

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

2 bedroom house inside a Bourgoise property.

A pretty 19th century guardians house fully renovated this year and within the walls of a larger property, with a beautiful leafy flowering garden, and positioned just along the banks of the Seine within walking distance of the breathtaking Fontainebleau Forest. Perfect for access to the forest for walking and climbing/boldering. For visiting the town of Fontainebleau and other beautiful local villages such as, Samois sur Seine, Bois le Roi, Barbizon. 1 hr from Paris. Perfect also for a stop off on the way to the south of France.

Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2017

About The Owner

Weare a French/English couple who previously lived in the centre of paris and moved to this beautiful area a couple of years ago. I am a textile designer and my husband is an Interior Architect. We have two children.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2015

Why The Owner chose Seine-et-Marne

The area is very magical with breathtaking nature and a rich history. We were looking for somewhere spécial to live within an hour of Paris where we both work. The property is typical Bourgoise style and the house was the guardians house, it sits in the garden and light and nature is all around.

What makes this cottage unique

The location is perfect for experiencing all that this part of France has to offer, sublime nature, Royal palaces, Picturesque towns and an hour from paris.

Our property is very quiet and cosy with the charm of an old house but i twas completely renovated this year soi s very fresh with all mod cons. Parking is free in the grounds and we are présent to help with any enquiries.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Très bon accueil!!la maison très propre et très joliment décorée.

Nous avons pu profité du joli parc entourant la maison.
Jul 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Samoreau in Seine-et-Marne

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Perfectly fresh contemporary bathroom with shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 1 large sunny room with double bed and large patio doors onto the garden. 2nd bedroom also very light with 2 single beds.
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • tennis


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Pretty little house by the Fontainebleau Forest and Seine
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay. Close to the Fontainebleau palace and forest. Sara and Charles were great hosts – gave us ideas on where to walk in the forest. We also got to meet Minnie – their cat who liked to join us for breakfast.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home and location!

  • 5 of 5

I very much enjoyed my three-week stay at this cozy, comfortable, and conveniently-located home. The large garden is wonderful, as well as all the different local areas to walk. Location is perfect to relax, but close to the wonderful city of Fontainebleau for dining and exploring. The home owners were very kind and welcoming, plus assisted with many suggestions of local areas to explore. Again, a wonderful stay!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you stay. All best, Sara
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very excellent and pleasant stay

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house with a garden very near the Seine Very clean and comfortable. The hosts are lovely too!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour le commentaire Marie, c'était un plaisir de vous rencontré. Bon continuation, Sara
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Maison confortable à proximité de Fontainebleau

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé 3-4 jours très relaxants dans cette maison bien équipée, bien chauffée et récemment rénovée. Depuis Samoreau, la forêt de Fontainebleau est accessible en quelques minutes de voiture et nous en avons également profité pour visiter le village de Barbizon. Sara est une hôte attentionnée qui nous a rendu service tout naturellement sur place, et même après le séjour. Nous recommandons cette location, où nous avons passé un agréable moment en famille.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

accueil de Sara très chaleureux, maison très propre, voiture garée en toute sécurité, nous allons certainement revenir pour notre prochain séjour en Sud Seine et Marne

  • Review Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Nous avons découvert Fontainebleau et ses environs en famille et avons passés trois nuits dans cette charmante petite maison.

Nos deux enfants et nous-mêmes avons appréciés le côté champêtre du logement, accentué sans doute par les couleurs de l'automne.

Il y a des l'espace, c'est lumineux et vous êtes bien accueilli.

Une adresse à recommander!

Nous gardons un excellent souvenir.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Vulaines-Samoreau ou Fontaibebleau-Avon
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Samoreau, Ile-de-France (Paris region)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Nightly Rate
5 Aug 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
13 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £265.49

Please note that if you prefer to pay the security deposit by cheque please contact me before booking.
Merci de noter que si vous préférez de payer le caution par cheque non laissé vous devrez me contacter avant de faire le reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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