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2 Bed Cottage for 5 in Quiet Rural Location Near Chenonceau in the Loire Valley

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Maison Doiseau lovely sunny pation with BBQ and sun loungers

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Last updated: 07/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

St-georges-sur-cher cottage description

Well equipped 2 bedroom cottage sleeps up to 5 with baby. There is a large garden with fruit trees and lawns. We have baby equipment including cots. The cottage has a fully fitted and equipped gourmet kitchen, luxious bathrooms, beautifully appointed bedrooms with best quality bedding (we offer a linen service and cleaning). We are located in the village near the river and vineyards and offer wonderful walks and cycling A holiday in our cottage offers you a peaceful break with lots of interesting places to visit, a chance to taste the local wines and excellent restaurants nearby.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 100 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Car Available

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                This is a good location for families because the garden is enclosed and totally safe. Also the local road is quiet, there are excellent walks in the area both in the vineyards and beside the river....moreless

              • Limited Accessibility:

                There is a downstairs bathroom; no bedrooms at ground level but we can offer a folding bed. Doors may be wide enough - just...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                only one dog on site at a time please and owners are expected to clean up after their pet....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib

                pretty room under the eaves...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

                pretty room under the eaves...moreless

              • Two bedrooms situated under the eaves, there is a bathroom on the same floor and a luxury shower room downstairs. We have a single bed and folding bed suitable for children, also a cot in Bedroom 1. Beds a equipped with duvets and English pillows, non-allergic available, linen service available. We also have for additional cost the option of a Californian goose-down bed topper....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 1 is on the first floor, it has a corner bath. The shower room is downstairs, very luxurious, both have WC and heated towel rail....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • If this cottage is not available the week you prefer please e mail me and ask about Le Vieux Boulangerie at Francueil. This cottage is really luxurious, more spacious than La Grange with 2 double bedrooms one with en-suite shower-room the other with a private bathroom; both bedrooms with corner sitting room for privacy. We have a range of bicycles for our guests to use at their pleasure. They are maintained by the local cycle shop so in good order, We are on the edge of the vineyards and so have lovely walks here and by the river Cher. Maison Doiseau has a large enclosed garden with plenty of garden furniture; there are two large walnut trees and apple trees, plus space to play ball or boules. We offer in all 6 comfortable character cottages all owned and carefully maintained by us. We are situated in 3 locations near the castles close to Chenonceaux east of Tours well located for exploring this lovely historic region of France....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • VCR
                  • Radio
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • Audio Tape Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television:

                    We now have Freeview for English channels as well as french channels...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Forests
                  • Live Theater
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Botanical Garden

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Walking
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives

                  local services and businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Village

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing

                  Arrival Day

                      • Flexible

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Dining:

                            Lovely large (expanding) oak table in the kitchen, 6 dining chairs....moreless

                          • Seating for 8 people

                          General

                          • Telephone:

                            Land line is based in Maison Doiseau, Mobiles work throughout....moreless

                          • Wood Stove:

                            Lovely new wood burner keeps us really warm in winter. Wood available....moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer:

                            to be found in the garage...moreless

                          • Garage:

                            used for bicycles...moreless

                          • Living Room:

                            Large sitting room with settee and chairs, fireplace, TV and hi-fi...moreless

                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Heating:

                            Electric radiators in each room....moreless

                          • Linens Provided:

                            We supply sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases, towels as required at a cost of £15 per person....moreless

                          • Internet:

                            Based in Maison Doiseau we have Orange wifi system with boosters in the wood shed and Maison de la Grandmere; works throughout....moreless

                          • Washing Machine
                          • Parking:

                            plenty of parking is available within the enclosed garden....moreless

                          • Towels Provided:

                            for hire with bed linen...moreless

                          • Fireplace:

                            Large stone fireplace with wood burning stove is a feature in this cottage...moreless

                          Kitchen

                          • Refrigerator:

                            Large fridge freezer located in the kitchen...moreless

                          • Stove:

                            6 burner electric hob - a two plate unti plus a four plate unit with 2 thermostatic burners....moreless

                          • Kitchen:

                            There is a large family kitchen with dining table. The untis at fitted and include 6 electric burners, double oven, fridge freezer, dish washer and washing machine. Dryer in garage. ...moreless

                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            Enough dishes to cater for up to 12 people. Seriving dishes. all utensils you could require....moreless

                          • Pantry Items:

                            Usually there are condiments, herbs, some teas and coffeees, flour, sugar etc. ...moreless

                          • Coffee Maker:

                            Cafteiere...moreless

                          • Grill
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Bicycles:

                            We have fantastic cycling routes around us and provide bikes for our guests to use...moreless

                          • Terrace
                          • Barbecue
                          • Lawn / Garden:

                            Large garden with lawns and fruit trees, two large walnut trees....moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill:

                            each cottage has a BBQ...moreless

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            There is a good space outside the cottage with table and chairs and parasol....moreless

                          • Golf:

                            In Amboise and Cheverny half an hour drive...moreless

                          • Tennis:

                            In Montrichard 10 minutes away...moreless

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Communal Pool:

                                The nearest pool is in the town of Montrichard 10 minutes drive. This pool has recently been upgraded, is child friendly and has both indoor and outdoor pools, comes recommended by guests and family...moreless

                              property descriptor

                                  • Semi-Detached
                                   

                                  Reviews

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Summer 2014
                                  Jul 5 - Sep 26, 2014
                                  4 night min stay
                                  £139 £139
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £835
                                  Autumn 2014
                                  Sep 27 - Nov 28, 2014
                                  4 night min stay
                                  £109 £109
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £655

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees:

                                  • Pet Fee £50
                                  • Taxes Not included

                                  Notes:

                                  Non-refundable deposit of £100 per week required at time of booking, the balancewill be paid 6 weeks before your holiday. Please email me for a booking form. Prices include heating and light, cooking and water, but not bed linen and towels (available to hire) or terminal cleaning.

                                  Prices include elecctricity and water including heating; logs for the wood burner are £20 a week.Linen extra £30

                                  We have on line payment through my Secure Trading account - I shall e mail this to guests. There is a deposit of £100 which is deducted from the full payment on completion 6 weeks before your holiday


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                                  Last updated: 07/15/2014
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                                  Location

                                  30 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Tours
                                  200 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Ferry
                                  Caen
                                  30 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Train
                                  Tours
                                  30 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Motorway
                                  Blois (A10) or Blere (A85)
                                  150 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  beach
                                  0.5 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Barpub
                                  in the village
                                  15 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Cheverny
                                  0.5 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Restaurant
                                  In the village

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  Loire Valley central region. Our cottages are situated in the heart of the Loire Valley chateau region valley of the kings, so are well placed for visiting the historic castles and towns of Chenonceaux, Chambord, Villandry, Azay-sur-Cher and Chinon and many others as well as the interesting towns on the river Loire including Amboise, Blois, Tours and Saumur. Our region is also famous for its Touraine Wines especially Vouvray, Chinon and Bourgueil. Our local village wines are Gamay and Sauvignon and very good they are too. We are also within a day trip of Sancerrre and Pouilly if you are keen to taste the Loire Valley wines, especially now the Autiroute A85 has been completed.

                                  Other Activities: We have bikes; wine tasting, visitng historic castles, excellent restaurants and shops.There are excellent swimming facitilies and fishing nearby,

                                   

                                  Manager info

                                  Year Purchased: 1989

                                  About: I am a private owner living in England but who loves France and the way of life. John and I visit the cottages several times a year to ensure all is going well and to have a lovely time there ourselves and with our family. I spend a lot of time painting while I am there and John looks after the maintenance. We are both retired doctors though when we bought the cottages we were very busy now we have more time to enjoy our lovely home.

                                  Why St-georges-sur-cher:
                                  John and I bought this lovely farmstead soon after we moved to the south of England; we wanted somewhere for our family to visit within easy reach of home. We chose Vrigny as it is in the country but not isolated and it is close to Chenonceau our favourite chateau, it is central for visiting all the castles in the Loire Valley and also the vineyards, our local wines are so good and being so close to the vineyards we can participate in the vendange (harvest). We developed the propeorty over the years; the 3 cottages are independent and you can enjoy your own space, there is also the advantqage you will meet some really interesting people - or bring oyur friends and share two or three cottages together.

                                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                                  We love our home in Vrigny because it is close to the river and vineyards; it has a lovely large garden in which we grow fruit for everyone to enjoy, and we can sit in the courtyard and relax and let the world go by. Even better when we do decide to go out we are so close to Chenonceau (the most visited chateau after Versailles) that we have bought ourselves season tickets so we can enjoy the lovely grounds and beautiful setting as often as possible, The lovely walks in the vineyards and along the river really enhance any trip (it is possible to walk right along to Chenonceau and further to Blere or in the other direction to Montrichard and St Aignean). We have a market to choose from every day of hte week and our local restaurants are very very good. We enjoy exploring the lovely wineries and have closen some of hte best around to put on a list for our visitors. We will bombard you with information to help you enjoy your stay in our cottages.


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                                  • Maison Doiseau lovely sunny pation with BBQ and sun loungers

                                    Maison Doiseau lovely sunny pation with BBQ and sun loungers

                                  • Maison Doiseau kitchen well equipped for gourmet cooks, farmhouse table

                                    Maison Doiseau kitchen well equipped for gourmet cooks, farmhouse table

                                  • Maison Doiseau bedroom 2 with double and single beds, bsathroom next door

                                    Maison Doiseau bedroom 2 with double and single beds, bsathroom next door

                                  • Vrigny cottages from quiet adjacent road and gate

                                    Vrigny cottages from quiet adjacent road and gate

                                  • Sunrise over Chenonceau castle

                                    Sunrise over Chenonceau castle

                                  • Amboise chateau grounds and entrance - just a 10 minute drive away

                                    Amboise chateau grounds and entrance - just a 10 minute drive away

                                  • Chenonceau is only 4 minutes away by car - boat rides from Montrichard

                                    Chenonceau is only 4 minutes away by car - boat rides from Montrichard

                                  • Living room with comfortable seating, TV, log burning stove for cold nights

                                    Living room with comfortable seating, TV, log burning stove for cold nights

                                  • Maison Doiseau master bedroom with cot, bathroom next door

                                    Maison Doiseau master bedroom with cot, bathroom next door

                                  • Sunset at Vrigny

                                    Sunset at Vrigny

                                  • The River Loire from Amboise castle

                                    The River Loire from Amboise castle

                                  • Market at nearby Loches

                                    Market at nearby Loches

                                  • Azay-le-Rideau half an hour away and near Villandry

                                    Azay-le-Rideau half an hour away and near Villandry

                                  £109 - £139 per night (GBP)
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                                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 6

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                                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
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