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Beautiful house close to the Chateau: chic and charm. Swimming pool

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Larçay

5 mn from Tours, Chic and charm: Welcome to the chateau !

Wonderful newly opened house completely renovated (19 th century dated), in the wide property ( a castle), with gardens and forest, the orangerie, and the chapel... very close to Tours, in the center of « Chateaux de la Loire » map (10 miles from Villandry, Amboise, Chenonceaux and Azay le Rideau, 15 from Loches). For 2 to 5 persons. Well equipped kitchen, large living room with fire place, 2 bedrooms including a 'cathedral room', 2 bathrooms (shower and bath).2 toilets. Very nice decoration, charm and high confort.. Beds are ready when you arrive. Indoor and outdoor games and toys available at the property . Property well secured for children. Close to the village and restaurants and shopping center; bicycle tracks, in front of the house,, fishing, boat canoe cayak renting in the village. Animals not admitted. Troglodyte caves are a curiosity of the property also. Visit the Chapelle of the property, have nice walks in the woods...

A lot of nice places in the property to have a rest or take a tea after using the swimming pool

A dream for children too who will have the opportunity to play in the park and in the woods, in all security (property completely closed). .

Also possible Promenade in an old british car...

Possible location fo week-ends and mid weeks: please, ask the owner

15 mn far from numerous castles: Villandry, Chenonceaux, Azay le Rideau, then Blois , Chinon and Langeais . very close from Loire wineyards, caves: Vouvray (10 mn), Chinon (40 mn)

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Marie Noelle
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016
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Why Marie Noelle chose Indre-et-Loire

We will have a real pleasure to welcome you at the property, for extraordinary holidays in a very nice and historic place, in a wonderful area.

The house is both confortable and full of charm

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Beautiful house close to the Chateau: chic and charm. Swimming pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
Los Angeles,CA
5

Charming, unique home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and our three daughters spent a wonderful four nights in this sweet, amazing house. The children were enthralled by the character of the place, it truly seemed like a fairytale location. The top bedroom with it's high-beamed ceiling, charming oval window, and sweet hanging lanterns will always be something the girls remember. The beds and linens were extremely comfortable and very nice quality. The style is elegant and subdued. There are bathrooms on both levels where the bedrooms are.

Marie-Noelle is the most gracious host ever! She greeted us warmly and gave us both a great tour of the expansive property but also many suggestions on local attractions. I would happily spend more time at her home!

The location is great for visiting the chateau and other local sites. We were about 25 minutes away from several chateau. The site is part of a large estate but feels very private.

We had problems or issues at all - only that we didn't have another two weeks to spend truly relaxing at this lovely home!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing time

  • 5 of 5

The house is wonderfull and the owner (very kind and generous) gave us all the necessary support to make our stay unforgetable. My family and I loved the rich history of the place. Comfortable beds and all the necessary structure for an independent stay. We faced a initial problem with the hot water, promptly solved by the onwer. We will definitevely return and suggest to all of our friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice words! We really enjoyed welcoming your nice family at home, for 2015 year end, in our beautiful Loire Valley: châteaux are wonderful specially decorated for Christmas season, as well as decoration of Tours, smaller towns and stores, food markets are so rich and interesting. All seasons are different, but all are perfect for a stay, and offer large activities for unforgettable holidays: history, wonderful chateaux, outstanding and various gardens, caves to visit and wines to taste, food markets to discover, antiquing; also, in summer, cayaking on the Cher, cycling on” Loire à vélo” tracks, discovering Beauval Zoo and Futuroscope... We always have pleasure sharing our ideas with our guests, suggesting them about the best to do in Loire Valley according time they spend at home, and helping them organizing their stay! We will have great pleasure to welcome you at home again, as well as your friends. Best wishes for 2016!
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5

A Fairytale Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I, as well as our two children spent two weeks at this guest house and had a wonderful time. The home is unusual but enjoyable, with the upper floors something out of a fairytale. The children were enthralled from the moment they arrived. We spent our time travelling to the wonderful Chateaux in the area, and enjoying the beautiful countryside, restaurants and vineyards. The hostess went above and beyond to make our stay memorable, and this took it from a good trip to a wonderful trip. I think many would prefer to be in the Chateau itself, but it is wonderful to wake each morning to see the Chateau in the Loire sunshine is a memory we will always treasure.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Fabulous private 'house' on private estate

  • 5 of 5

Four of us (two couples) had a fabulous stay here. The private 'house' you see in the pictures is on a larger property owned by the host. Private but close enough if you need questions answered. Marie-Noelle was a fabulous host and quickly found answers to our trickiest questions. If you are a car nut then Phillipe may even take you out in his grand Daimler.

It is near enough to Tours to be convenient but not too close. The various chateaux in the area are easy day trips.

Great place to stay - but be aware that the bedrooms are up some narrow stairs. No issue to us but could be tricky for less capable people

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay in a beautiful part of France!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful 10 day stay here with our four young children. The property is absolutely beautiful, with a huge front yard green area for the kids to run and play in, secure fenced woods above on the hill behind the property, and a wonderful large circular drive that the kids had a fantastic time on with scooters provided by Marie-Noelle. Whenever we were home, the kids were outside playing.

The location is excellent, very central and close to four or five of the key chateaus in Loire Valley, with many more smaller attractions close by as well. We drove to Futuroscope one day as well, which the kids absolutely loved (we highly recommend it!), saw Chambord, Chenonchau, Cheverney, Azay-le-Rideau and Villandry, all within 10-45 minutes from the property. It's perfectly situated between Tours and Amboise with easy access to either.

The house is set on three floors, with a large master on the second and a very large neat top floor bedroom with plenty of room for the four kids. There are nice clean bathrooms on each of the bedroom floors. The house is very clean and feels recently renovated, with nice hardwood floors upstairs and plenty of space. The kitchen and living room are on the ground floor.

The river is just minutes away, and down a bit further toward Amboise is a canoe rental facility on the river-shore. The kids had a grand time canoeing from there down to Chenonchau Chateau, about a 90 minute round trip journey on the very easy and slow-moving Cher River for about 50 Euros for two canoes and 6 people. Wonderful river trip for any young kids comfortable around water.

Marie-Noelle was a wonderful owner and took great care of us, dropping off occasional fresh baked breads and cheese and helping us with any questions. The property also has a nice indoor pool that the kids swam in, although not as much as they wanted since we were out exploring the area most days.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wunderschöner Aufenthalt in Rochecave und Umgebung

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben zwei Wochen in diesem ganz besonderen Ferienhaus verbracht. Früher Teil eines Weingutes lässt das Haus heute trotz eines modernen Looks seine Vergangenheit durch die zum Teil erhaltenen alten Felswände erahnen. Die geschmackvolle Einrichtung, die sich von Möbel bis zum Geschirr bemerkbar macht, trägt den feinen Unterschrift der Vermieterin, die ihre Liebe für diesen Ort, Tradition und Geschichte authentisch und originell zum Ausdruck bringt. Die Auswahl an Büchern ist für Gäste, die des Französischen mächtig sind, eine echte Bereicherung. Es ist ein perfekter Ort für diejenige, die Eleganz und Einfachheit lieben.

Die Räume sind sehr hell und großzügig, die Küche ist gut ausgerüstet, das Wasser ist sofort warm und die Betten sehr bequem. Der große Garten ist für Kinder ein wahres Paradies, wo sie frei laufen und spielen können. Für uns war das lange Frühstücken im Garten der perfekte Tagesbeginn. Es stehen auch Tischtennis, Fahrräder, sowie ein Swimmingpool zur Verfügung. Eine Auswahl an DVDs – für groß und klein -bietet eine kurzweilige Alternative für den Abend.

Die Lage ist auch ideal für die Erkundung des Loire Tals mit ihren Schlössern, netten Kleinstädten und Dörfern und wilder Natur. Wenn man auch Städte liebt, ist man in Tours gut aufgehoben. Die alten Stadtvierteln, die Kathedrale Saint-Gatien aber auch die netten Cafés und Restaurants um Place Plumereau sowie die Shopping-Möglichkeiten machen Tours sehr attraktiv. Das studentische Flair gibt der Stadt zusätzlich eine sehr frische und lebendige Note. Einzigartig fanden wir die schicken neuen Straßenbahnen, die insbesondere unseren Sohn tiefst fasziniert haben. Les Halles –der zentrale Markt in Tours - war für uns eine besondere Attraktion: Eine großartige Auswahl an hochwertigen Lebensmittel und Verkäufer die die französische Vorliebe für das gute Essen in jedem kleinsten Detail zelebriert haben. Wir vermissen das sehr.

Kanu-Fahrten und Fahrradtouren lassen Loire auf eine andere Art und Weise entdecken, die wir jedem ans Herz legen möchte Die Ufern mit deren wilden Vegetation und die Sandbänken voller Vögeln, die man aus dem Kanu sehr nah beobachten kann, machen solche Ausflüge außergewöhnlich.

Unsere Vermieterin hat uns liebevoll betreut und uns sehr wertvolle Ratschläge gegeben. Sie hatte sofort das Gespür, was für uns interessant wäre.

Rochecave ist ein sehr empfehlungswerter Ort für diejenigen, die Kultur, Natur, Wein und gutes Essen mit französischen Touch lieben.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
TOURS
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
SAINT PIERRE DES CORPS or TOURS
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
restaurants very close to the house (less 1 mile)
Car: recommended

In the country, but very close from Tours, the old town, the museums and all distractions and shopping places

Ideally located to visit Loire Valley and the wonderful castles of the area: in the center of the Loire Valley map

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Larçay, Indre-et-Loire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Hiver
2 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£777
for 4 nights
From
£169
£930
 
 
Vacances hiver 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£211
£1,158
 
 
Hiver 2017
5 Jan 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£777
for 4 nights
From
£169
£930
 
 
Printemps 2017
22 Apr 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£777
for 4 nights
From
£169
£1,031
 
 
Eté 2017
17 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£211
£1,158
 
 
Eté haute saison
15 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,284
for 5 nights
From
£237
£1,344
 
 
Eté 2017.
19 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£211
£1,158
 
 
Automne 2017
16 Sep 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£777
for 4 nights
From
£169
£930
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£845
for 4 nights
From
£186
£1,327
 

Additional pricing information

frais de ménage £101

Possibilités de locations pour week-ends et grands week-ends, à la demande.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Larçay in Centre

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 115 m²
Location Type:
  • river
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Salle de bains 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Salle de bains 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Chambre 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Chambre 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • A large bedroom at the first floor + a very large bathroom with a bath /Shower A lovely cathedral bedroom at the second floor + a bathroom with shower
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Courtyard
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Disco club
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • tennis

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