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18th century renovated farmhouse situated in a quiet farming hamlet

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Self contained gite with all the home comforts can accommodate upto 6 people.

Beautiful renovated 18th century Farmhouse with it's beamed ceilings and exposed 'tofu' stone walls sits in an acre of gardens, welcomes you to come and enjoy the Anjou region with is many attractions. We are situated in a small peaceful farming hamlet with lovely views of the open countryside, with it's winding lanes to explore by bike or foot.

The gite is fully equipped, very spacious and furnished to an extremely high standard to provide all the home comforts to ensure that our guests can enjoy that well earned holiday.

The area outside of the gite is paved and landscaped and provides plenty of seating in both the sun and shade and there is a barbecue so that you can enjoy out door dining.

In front of the gite is a 5 mtr x 1.2 mtr overground pool which provides a perfect place to cool off during the hot summer months and for children to splash and play around in. In our second garden, “our play area” which is well equipped for both children to run around and adults to relax, there is a table & chairs, a trampoline, table tennis, slide, swings, swing ball & badminton net along with bats, balls & outside games. This garden is also home to our chickens and vegetable garden which provide fresh produce for us and our guests to enjoy during their stay, this area is very popular with children who love feeding the chickens and collecting their eggs as well as picking fresh vegetables.

An assortment of adult & children's bikes are are available for our guests to use during their stay.

Inside the gite there is Sat TV (english), a selection of DVDs, Books, games and a games console with seperate TV.

We are right in the heart of the countryside but only 5km from the beautiful historic town of Montreuil Bellay with it's chateau, river thouet and a selection of shops, restaurants & bars.

The major attractions of this part of the Loire are within a short distance from the farmhouse, such as chateaux, musuems, parcs, troglodytes, lakes, swimming, amusement parcs, rivers, fishing, canoeing, horse riding, wine tours, cylce paths, zoo, karting & golf. The location, area and the farmhouse make this a perfect holiday spot for families and couples.

Loire is famous for it's wines and wine trails start from our farmhouse, these will allow you to discover our beautiful villages and take in a tour or two at one of the many vineyards.

More Details

Julie Fleming
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Montreuil-Bellay in Maine-et-Loire

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Downstairs shower room with ironing board, cleaning equip.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite bathroom to Bedroom 2
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite bathroom to bedroom 1 with large hydro shower unit.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 2 cots can be added if required
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1:- Triple room with room for a cot if required. En-suite large family hydro massage shower, toilet & basin, hairdryer, bedside cabinets, alarm clock Bedroom 2: Double bedroom with en-suite shower, toilet & basin. Vanity unit, hairdryer, alarm clock radio & built in wardrobe.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Two pedestal fans for the summer months. Children are very welcome and there are a host of toys & outside activities on site for their amusement. Chickens on site which produce lovely fresh eggs and there is a range of fresh home grown produce for our quests to enjoy during their stay. Living room doors lead onto the terrace which provides sun and shade with a barbecue, outdoor furniture for dining and relaxing & swing seat. There are two gardens one which is landscaped in front of the gite and the second is enclosed and offers plenty of space for outside activities including trampoline, badmington,table tennins, swings & slide.


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18th century renovated farmhouse situated in a quiet farming hamlet
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Nette, schone ruime woning. Vriendelijke en gastvrije eigenaars.

  • 5 of 5

Heerlijk huis, ruime tuin met voldoende speelmogelijkheden voor de kinderen. Eigenaren wisten veel van de omgeving en hadden zeer interessante tips. Een aanrader!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
76 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Montreuil Bellay
Nearest Ferry
306 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Golf de Saumur
Nearest Train
24 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
28 Kilometres
Saumur A85
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Montreuil Bellay
Nearest Beach
177 Kilometres
Les sable-d'Olonne
Car: necessary


The nearest beach is 2 hours away and is directly accessible by motorway.


There are 3 nearby airports (Tours,Poiters and Nantes) all offering budget airlines to Stansted, Southampton & Gatwickk.

By train - we are only 2 hour 20 min away from Paris on the TGV.

From Ouistreham Ferry terminal to Portsmouth we are 3hrs by car and from Calais to Dover we are a comfortable 5 hrs 30 mins by car.

From Calais we are a comfortable 5 hours 30 minutes drive using the motorways.


Our nearest village of Montreuil Bellay is 5 mins drive away or 15 mins by bike. Within 20 mins drive away you will discover the towns of Saumur with its wonderful chateau and world famous equestrian centre, the pretty town of Doue La Fontaine with one of Europe's finest zoos and the acient town of Thouars with its spectacular views over the valley.

There is a host of tourist information provided to help you discover the other attractions that this part of the loire has to offer.

Further Details:

Montreuil Bellay is a very well serviced village where you will find a large supermarket, banks, bakers, butchers,Post Office, newsagents, doctors, bars & restaurants.

There is a open air swimming pool and canoe hire in the summer months.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Montreuil-Bellay, Pays de la Loire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover dates are usually Saturday, arrival time from 4pm and departure time no later than 11am. Although these can be changed by prior arrangement outside of peak season.

Long winter lets are available, price on enquiry with owners.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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