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Detached Stone Cottages with Garden and Terrace in the Loire Valley - Les Jonquilles ( cottage B )

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The sunny terrace of The Jonquils

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Last updated: 08/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Pontlevoy cottage description

Modern detached stone-built houses with garden and terrace keeping their traditional characters in peaceful rural settings. Well situated in the heart of the Loire Valley chateaux district. Small Cottage A Les Roses, quaint and spotless, kitchen, shower-room, sitting-room, bedroom upstairs through steep old staircase- original exposed pegged beams, paved floor + extra WC washbasin.
Large Cottage B Les Jonquilles, spacious and comfortable on one level, well equipped kitchen, lounge, dining-room, 2 bedrooms, large bathroom with shower cubicle. Both have paved terrace for eating, sunbathing, relaxing. Close to the owner's garden, the city park (tennis) & supermarket. Golf, riding & swimming within 10 miles.


What to see: In the village the 18th C Abbey with its Gothic church is an impressive building. The street museum depicts 20th c. rural life.25 panels placed in the vicinity of their illustration is an invitation to compare past & present village life.
A highly -regarded Music Festival and other local fêtes or entertainments take place during the season.
Wine storerooms, a cheese-making farm are open to visitors -Pontlevoy is very well-situated for lovely outings.
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Accommodations: Both accommodations are attractive, clean, comfortable, well-furnished and pleasant to live in.
In a nut shell: Cottage A Les Roses: is a really attractive small cottage in a remarkably unspoilt, peaceful rural setting, suitable for one person or a couple.
Cottage B Jonquilles: is a tastefully decorated cottage, very spacious, ideal for a couple with or without friends or for a family (gathering ) sharing 2 bedrooms, one of them having one twin bedroom with doubles.
The paved terrace, flooded with sunshine, is a plus. Parking is available in the yard.

Miscellaneous : You have access to the owner's garden to play pétanque, dry your clothes on the lines or barbecuing around a stone table among wild flowers. For barbecuing, please bring your own equipment or hire ours.
In both cottages: 2 files are provided; one illustrated with 14 suggested routes, places of interest, and the other one with bi-lingual notes on the inventory, the village, the area and outdoor activities. A mini tourist office room is available for viewing brochures and preparing your outings.
Tuition in French is available if needed. The owner, ibilingual, a former French lecturer with a wealth of teaching experience in the UK is offering tailor-made courses to children and adults whatever their level. A new service for house hunters in the area is offered. The owner is able to advise and help you to understand documents, meet people, go with you to selected places to visit houses for sale and if requested to liaise with estate agents and solicitors, to make it easier for you

Les Jonquilles ( cottage B ) : Pontlevoy Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 70367ha

Cottage B called les Jonquilles: roomy, comfortable, tastefully decorated on 1 level sleeps 2-6. It is ideal for a couple who like space or a family (with friends). All rooms are very well furnished with traditional furniture. The property comprises two small adjoining houses substantially built and with shutters. The living area is on the ground floor and gets a lot of sunshine. The owner loves flowers and the court yard is lined with flowers beds, shrubs and jardinieres and is an ideal spot for eating out. The entrance is secured by a locked gate. The cottage includes: well-equipped kitchen with washing-machine and with old wall cupboards and sink, dining room with good quality stylish furniture, I double and I twin bed room with doubles, I comfortable lounge and a large bathroom with bath, shower hose, separate shower cubicle, WC & washbasin. You have your own paved terrace with garden furniture for eating outside, an ideal place for reading, sun-bathing & relaxing in peace.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 double

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              • Self-catering cottage with modern conveniences close to local amenities Bedroom 1 (often just for a couple or parents ) - a large bedroom with bedside table and lamp, three door robe with mirror, I chair , table with lamp, 1 double-bed, ( 4' 5' x 6'1'), small rugs, curtains, convector heater, direct access to the bathroom and outside door. Bedroom 2 (a family room often for youngsters, relatives or friends) is larger includes 1 twin bed room with doubles (4' 5' x 6 '1' and 4' 7' x 5' 11') with bedside tables and lamps, a old double robe with mirror, a long piece of furniture used for linen and underwear, rugs, a folding table, curtains, convector heater with thermostat. You have direct access to the bathroom and to the lounge. All windows are double -glazed for sound proofing and thermal insulation; there are two security locked outside doors and very attractive brown shutters to brighten the cottage....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

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              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Zoo

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Sight Seeing

              local services and businesses

              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services
              • Groceries

              Location Type

              • Rural
              • Village

              sports and adventure activities

              • Hiking
              • Equestrian Events
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Golf
              • Cycling
              • Fishing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Activities Guide
                  • Heating
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Parking

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Oven

                  Outside

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Terrace

                  property descriptor

                      • Detached
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      mid season
                      Aug 30 - Oct 3, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      €430
                      low season
                      Oct 4 - Dec 19, 2014
                      4 night min stay

                      €380
                      high season
                      Dec 20 - Jan 9, 2015
                      5 night min stay

                      €460

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      A €100 security deposit (£ equiv.) is required -reimbursed 15 days after your stay -minus cleaning, damages, heating & extras ( bed / bath / household linen if needed). Prices include water & electricity ( but from Sept 15th to May Ist there will be an extra charge for heating if radiators are used ). A 40% non-refundable deposit has to be paid when booking. Balance + Security Deposit to be paid


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 08/06/2014
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                      Location

                      50 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      TOURS ( Ryanair )
                      285 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      CAEN
                      30 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      BLOIS ( A 10 ) exit 17 Chaumont s/Loire + D114
                      20 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Chouzy et Cheverny
                      200 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Pontlevoy in the village close to the gite

                      Car: Recommended

                      Pontlevoy is between Blois & Montrichard South of Chaumont castle (13km) but people travelling by car are advised to cross the River Loire at the junction Chaumont -Onzain and to follow the signs on the D114 towards Pontlevoy. Blois like Tours are large cities with several bridges and you may get lost so please carry on driving along the river Loire (right bank) until you reach Chaumont-sur-Loire. People coming by the fast -train, the TGV, stop at Saint-Pierre-des-Corps, about 45 km away and may be able to hire a car in advance. Travelling by train from Paris-Austerlitz station takes about 2 good hours to reach Onzain station the nearest station (15km) after Blois.People flying with low-cost fares Ryanair airline from London / Stansted can land at Tours airport at 50km. Other flights notably Easyjet take you to Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle ( term 3 ).TGV from Ch. de Gaulle Airport (2hrs), Lille 'Europe' (3hrs), Montparnasse station takes you direct to St-Pierre-des-Corps by TGV in 1 hr

                      Other Activities: rowing, canoeing, playing petanque.

                       

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                      Speaks: english, french

                       

                      Photos

                      • The sunny  terrace of The Jonquils

                        The sunny terrace of The Jonquils

                      • Les Jonquilles:a family room with rustic furniture

                        Les Jonquilles:a family room with rustic furniture

                      • Les Jonquilles: well-equipped kitchen

                        Les Jonquilles: well-equipped kitchen

                      • Les Roses: kitchen and bath -room downstairs

                        Les Roses: kitchen and bath -room downstairs

                      • The pretty flowered garden with bright colours

                        The pretty flowered garden with bright colours

                      • Les Jonquilles: paved terrace and yard for 2-6

                        Les Jonquilles: paved terrace and yard for 2-6

                      • les Roses paved terrace and yard for 1-2

                        les Roses paved terrace and yard for 1-2

                      • les Jonquilles: well furnished dining-room

                        les Jonquilles: well furnished dining-room

                      • Les Jonquilles: bedroom  with a double bed

                        Les Jonquilles: bedroom with a double bed

                      • Les Roses bed-room upstairs with tiled floor, beam

                        Les Roses bed-room upstairs with tiled floor, beam

                      • Les Roses:well-equipped kitchen and staircase

                        Les Roses:well-equipped kitchen and staircase

                      €54 - €66 per night (EUR)
                      3

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 08/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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