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4-Person Apartment with Pool on the Grounds at the Chateau Des Sablons

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Last updated: 09/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Château des Sablons is a beautiful 18th century château with a white stone façade. It is ideally situated on the edge of the medieval markettown Bourgueil which is amidst some the greatest castles in the heart of the Loire Valley.

The Garden Suite is a charming two-bedroom suite located on the ground floor of the Château des Sablons' coach house.

Guests in the Garden Suite are able to enjoy the swimming pool and grounds of the château. The grounds are designed to provide an enclave of peace and quiet and guests are encouraged to use the various tables and chairs in the park seating areas for coffee, drinks and meals. The château makes a great place to relax after a day of sightseeing or even in place of a day of sightseeing.

Sightseeing By Foot: You can choose to visit the area by foot, bicycle, train, or auto.

The Château des Sablons is only a 15 minute stroll from the center of Bourgueil. The town is well endowed with shops, including three butcher shops, five bakeries, three café-bars, five restaurants, a wonderful patisserie and a good newsagent’s shop for newspapers, etc. In addition there are two supermarkets, one in town that stays open Sunday morning and one just on the outskirts, the huge HyperU Supermarket.

The town is prosperous and enjoyable, and a center of wine production. The A.O.C. of Bourgueil is present on every wine list of any size in France and visiting the neighboring wineries (you’ll pass vines on the way into town) is one of our guest’s favorite activities.

Sightseeing By Bicycle: The Loire Valley in the part of France which is the most bicycle-friendly. A separate bike path has just been constructed beween the center of Bourgueil and the Loire. This kind of construction is becoming more common in the area. (A several hundred kilometer bike path runs along the south bank levee of the Loire.)

There are plenty of guides for visiting the region by bicycle, but the immediate area has three bike circuits of about 40 km that provides visitors with a unique visit to the area. One focuses on the vineyards and wine-producing areas, another on the old ports on the Loire, and another takes you up into the hills and along the Chaungeon to see the mills, etc.

You can also combine bicycle tours with the train to extend your range. Almost all local trains from the Port Boulet station 3.5 km from the château carry bicycles. This allows you to ride to Saumur on the bike and then take the train home, for instance.

Sightseeing By Auto: The Château has a very convenient location, being only 3.5 km from an exit from the A85 motorway. This allows you immediate access to the motorway and speeds you to some of the further distance châteaus such as Amboise (less than an hour), Chenonceau (45 minutes), Langeais (15 minutes), Villandry (20 minutes), Chinon (15 minutes), Saumur (25 minutes), Montosreau (15 minutes), Angers, Azay le Rideau….

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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • There is a comfortable king-sized bed to enjoy in one bedroom, and then two twin-sized beds in the other bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • The modernized bathroom has a bath/shower, and separate toilet.

Other Amenities

  • Highlights: • Conveniently located in the heart of the Loire Valley in Bourgueil at the Château des Sablons • Two spacious bedrooms one with a king-sized bed, and the other with two twin beds • Delightfully-terraced swimming pool • Perfectly situated for sight-seeing and many outdoor activities Details: * Located on the ground floor of the Château des Sablons' coach house * Beautiful, authentic furnishings * Comfortable living/dining room * Large kitchen with four-burner stove top refrigerator, oven, microwave, and dishwasher * A bathroom with bath/shower and separate toilet * Large private space in front of the suite with outdoor table and chairs Services include: • WiFi Internet Access • TV with an Apple TV on demand entertainment system that includes access to an extensive library of over 500 English language movies and TV shows, and access to international news podcasts...moreless

Entertainment

  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Apple TV on demand entertainment system that includes access to an extensive library of over 500 English language movies and TV shows, and access to international news podcasts....moreless

Theme

  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Shared with others....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Please note that there is a charge of 10 Euros per person per week for towel service....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine:

    Shared with others....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 15 - Oct 31
Sep 15 - Oct 31, 2016
4 night min stay
$200
$1,120
Nov 1 - Dec 18
Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2016
4 night min stay
$145
$805
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$187
$1,058

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

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If your visit bridges two rates periods your rate will be prorated between the different rates.

Please note that the above rates are the minimal rates per period shown.

Rates are based on up to 4 guests, and, until confirmed, are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 09/27/2016
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Location

Car: Recommended

This suite accommodates two to four guests, and allows for the perfect vacation no matter your pleasures. Activities abound in the area. Visit other châteaus, tour museums, and taste the area's fine wines and cuisine.

Enjoy numerous outdoor activities that include: watersports on the lakes and rivers (swimming, windsurfing, waterskiing, canoeing, and sailing), hunting, fishing, golf, and walking or cycling in the beautiful countryside and forests.

For additional info, photos, and testimonials search HISTORIC RENTALS GARDEN SUITE in Google's search engine!

 

Manager info

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Photos

  • View into kitchen from living area.

    View into kitchen from living area.

  • View of the master bedroom.

    View of the master bedroom.

  • Cozy sitting area.

    Cozy sitting area.

  • Modern kitchen.

    Modern kitchen.

  • Master bedroom with comfortable king-sized bed.

    Master bedroom with comfortable king-sized bed.

  • Enjoy beautiful view of the garden and grounds.

    Enjoy beautiful view of the garden and grounds.

  • Aerial view of the Chateau des Sablons.

    Aerial view of the Chateau des Sablons.

  • Enjoy the on-site pool in the park of the chateau.

    Enjoy the on-site pool in the park of the chateau.

  • Dining area with views to the grounds outside.

    Dining area with views to the grounds outside.

  • Two twins beds in one of the two bedrooms.

    Two twins beds in one of the two bedrooms.

  • Exterior view.

    Exterior view.

  • View of exterior with dining area.

    View of exterior with dining area.

  • View of the chateau from the pool area.

    View of the chateau from the pool area.

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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