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Gîtapart *** 'Chinto Bisto at the heart of the Cantal Massif near the Super-Lioran

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Saint-Jacques-des-Blats

Gîtapart *** '' Chinto Bisto ': in the heart of Cantal in Auvergne Monts

All inclusive, Here Free WIFI, bed linen and towels provided and ...

All charges included (WiFi, power, water and heating)

Quiet 6 km from Super-Lioran, THE ski resort in Auvergne.

Located in the pretty hamlet Guards (1150m height) your cottage is comfortably equipped for 6 people with a magnificent view over the valley of the Cere. The house area is 90m2 with separate entrance, ground floor. There is a freewifi access.

Each of the 3 bedrooms has a sink and an integrated cupboard, the beds are already made into a double bed or twin beds on arrival (A bath towel and a towel per person are also provided).

The bathroom is equipped with a large walk-in shower and sink, separate toilet. The living room is bright and comfortable with a great view over the valley of the Cere, large plasma screen TV with a Blu-ray 3D-drive (there is a selection of DVD's and CD's).

The kitchen is comfortably equipped with of course all necessary dishes, utensils and all the practical and of course the kitchen appliances, like dishwasher, coffee maker, microwave, etc. A raclette machine is also available. The installation of a washing machine is planned for spring 2016.

Gîtapart 'Chinto Bisto is a furnished 3-star (2009, updated 2014).

Contact Arnold for more information.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Arnold GROEN
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
3 October, 2016
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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Gîtapart *** 'Chinto Bisto at the heart of the Cantal Massif near the Super-Lioran
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Devo dire che il sig. Arnold oltre ad essere una persona simpatica e disponibile è una persona attenta ai particolari ed alla cura della casa. L'arredamento infatti è curato nei minimi particolari e con soluzioni originali e talvolta simpatiche. La cucina è attrezzata di tutto e con qualità, le camere belle e confortevoli, una super doccia, un salottino delizioso. Una vista bellissima sulla valle, un giardino festoso e colorato. Moltissime le località da visitare sia nei dintorni che con più o meno brevi spostamenti con la macchina. Il paese di Saint Jacques des Blats è carino ma privo di qualsiasi negozio utile per una spesa adeguata ma a pochi chilometri ci sono alcuni centri con supermercati ,farmacie etc. Noi eravamo in 6 di cui 2 bambini, ci siamo trovati benissimo e ringraziamo Arnold, sua moglie ed il loro cagnetto Forester per la splendida settimana nella loro casa vacanza.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super gîte avec une vue imprenable

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons été accueillis par un propriétaire très chaleureux, soucieux de notre bien être.

C'est un gîte vraiment sympa et très bien équipé, très propre, les lits sont faits à notre arrivée avec serviettes de toilette pour tous, une literie impeccable. Tout cela dans un cadre de verdure paradisiaque très calme qui donne envie d'y retourner.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Super gite

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons passé un super sejour dans ce gite avec une vue magnifique. Nous avons beaucoup apprécié l'équipement complet que ce soit dans la cuisine, les draps ou le wifi. Nous avons trouve le propriétaire particulièrement chaleureux et disponible.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Séjour familial agréable

  • 4 of 5

Séjour familial très agréable, accueil des plus chaleureux, dans un joli cadre. Gîte très bien équipé, prévue pour la famille (jeux pour tous les ages, dvd, cd, livres, télé, chaine hifi) très pratique lorsque l'on a des difficultés à sortir (enfant malade sur le séjour pour ma part). Literie de qualité et confortable, équipement complet (jusqu'au sèche cheveux et appareil à raclette par exemple).

Le seul hic de devoir absolument prendre son véhicule pour se rendre à la navette qui nous mène à la station, prévoir les chaines en cas de neige.

Bref, très bon souvenir de ce gîte spatieux où nous retournerons très volontier!!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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gite et accueil chaleureux - bien équipé

  • 5 of 5

Accueil chaleureux du propriétaire et le gîte bénéficie d'une belle vue au sud sur la vallée - Bien équipé avec WiFi, grand écran plat, chaine hifi, lecteur blueray 3d, électro-ménager et vaisselle de qualité!

Accès au Lioran rapide 10 minutes. Grand calme dans le hameau reposant.

Agréable de trouver les lits faits et le linge de maison ainsi que le chauffage. Tout est compris dans le prix annoncé... à recommander!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Aurillac 40 km, Clermont-Ferrand
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
2 bars à St Jacques des Blats
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Vezac (18 trous), Sansac de Marmiesse (18 trous)
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Le Lioran
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
A75 (paris-méditerranée) sortie Massiac/ St Flour
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
plusieurs restaurants à St Jacques et Le Lioran
Nearest Ski
6 Kilometres
Super Lioran, le ski au coeur du Massif Cantalien
Car: recommended

Gîtapart 'Chinto Bisto' this is the perfect place for mountain hikes in the Parc Naturel Regional des Volcans d'Auvergne with beautiful flora and fauna.

Walk on the ridge to Puy Mary (Grand Site of France), Puy Griou or Plomb du Cantal (to name a few peaks) and observe the stunning scenery.

For cyclists there for all levels; mountain biking, road bike or mountain bike-Vélorail or descent.

Visit typical villages such as Salers, Murat or Conques or explore the historic centers of Aurillac, St Flour, Thiers or Puy and enjoy events like Estives Allanche and Aubrac, local markets and antique fairs and flea markets (Allache, Saint Flour) and the Street Theatre Festival in Aurillac.

Taste the cheeses of Auvergne, Cantal, St Nectaire, Salers, Bleu d'Auvergne and Fourme d'Ambert after a good meal with truffles accompanied by a Salers meat.

And relaxation?


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint-Jacques-des-Blats, Aurillac area

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Very Low Season
8 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Holiday Season
24 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
winter holiday season
4 Feb 2017 - 4 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £9
Refundable Damage Deposit £178
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint-Jacques-des-Blats in Cantal

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 90 m²
Location Type:
  • lake
  • mountain
  • river
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Salle de bains 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • WC independent of the bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Chambre 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , lit double ou 2 lits simples
    Chambre 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , lit double ou 2 lits simples
    Chambre 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , lit double ou 2 lits simples
  • Each room has a sink and a built-in cupboard with wardrobe
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 3 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Bowling center
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Hydrotherapy
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • Thalassotherapy
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

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