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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Charming guest home renovated from a 19th century gardener's residence. Guest home is located on the magnificent grounds of the 100 acre Chateau de la Briche in the Loire Valley. Guest home is located within a privately enclosed orangerie (apple,fig,plum,cherry trees,berries, vineyard), private pool (newly renovated pool terrace), greenhouse(lettuce,tomato,herbs, ) Stroll or jog through specular forest on paths carved out over 150 years ago. Fish at the lake on the grounds. Bike (adult and child bikes) on the grounds or on scenic roads nearby; ride to nearby grand chateaus within 3-15 miles in different directions. New refrig., oven, sink, dishwasher. Television in living room (satellite) and downstairs bedroom, Nearby (biking): grocery store, boulangeries, restaurants, bars, markets, banks, post office, medical services.. Water activities, parks, golf, horse riding, tennis, museums, historical buildings, charming villages, famous medieval castles, all within short distance.


Upon arrival you will have a welcome basket with Chateau wine, fruits of the season, basic cleanning products. Prices includes all charges and services. Exception: If you require maid services during your stay the price is $100 per week.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 130 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Downstairs bedroom sleeps two; upstairs bedroom sleeps two; large daybed (comfortable night mattress) in living room sleeps one. Television (with satellite) in downstairs family room, TV in downstairs bedroom. Air conditioning in all rooms. Screens on windows in bedrooms....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Pool Bathroom has shower, two sinks and toilet and a lot of closet space. Bathroom next to the downstairs bedroom has a bathtub, sink and toilet....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Caretaker on the property is available to assist with any special needs or local information. Maid services available ($100/week). Pool fence can be installed for families with children that are not able to swim. Please request at time of booking so the caretaker can install prior to your arrival....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
SUMMER
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,795
AUTUMN
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,450
WINTER
Nov 1 - Dec 17, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250
CHRISTMAS-NEW YEARS
Dec 18 - Jan 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,795
WINTER 2015
Jan 8 - Feb 28, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,250
SPRING
Mar 1 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,450
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,450

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Airport Charles de Gaule
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Langeais
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
le Bouff'tard Hommes

Car: Recommended

Beautifully situated in the heart of the Loire Valley, this charming guest house is located within the grounds of a stunning 19th century chateau on a 100 acre estate, with magnificent forest, meadows and small lake. Fishing, biking, swimming, jogging are available on the grounds. Numerous activities nearby, including street festivals, horseback riding, art, music, open air concerts/theatre, lake sports, kids' parks and activities, and sight-seeing. In the shadow of other magnificent chateau (many biking distance) including Langeais, Villandry, Gizeux, Azay-le-Rideau and others. Guest house located in orangerie (orchard) with garden, fruit trees, vineyard, animal farm (chickens, goats), and private swimming pool. Sample wine and fruit juices bottled from the chateau vineyards and fruit trees. Caretaker on-site will assist with any services needed. 1/2 hours from Tours. Tours is 1 hr. from Paris by TGV (2 hrs. by car); 1:40 min from airport Charles de Gaule by TGV.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

Why the Owner Chose Hommes, France:
The family is devoted to multi-culturalism and loves what France has to offer: rich history, breathtaking scenery, world-class cuisine, classic architecture, beautiful language and literature. The Loire Valley, in particular, embodies the best of France. The kings of France built their summer palaces in this beautiful valley.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

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Photos

  • View of Guest House and Pool

    View of Guest House and Pool

  • View of the swimming pool from inside the living room of the guesthouse.

    View of the swimming pool from inside the living room of the guesthouse.

  • Spacious living room.

    Spacious living room.

  • Upstairs bedroom.

    Upstairs bedroom.

  • View of kitchen in the guesthouse.

    View of kitchen in the guesthouse.

  • View of the chateau from the lake in summer.

    View of the chateau from the lake in summer.

  • View of Chateau de la Briche from the road leading to the guesthouse.

    View of Chateau de la Briche from the road leading to the guesthouse.

  • Thierry, caretaker of the Chateau de la Briche estate in wintertime.

    Thierry, caretaker of the Chateau de la Briche estate in wintertime.

  • Chateau de la Briche in winter.

    Chateau de la Briche in winter.

  • Guesthouse from deep in the orangerie enclave.

    Guesthouse from deep in the orangerie enclave.

  • Guesthouse in winter.

    Guesthouse in winter.

  • Back of the chateau from the meadow in winter.

    Back of the chateau from the meadow in winter.

  • Chateau de la Briche.

    Chateau de la Briche.

  • Downstairs bathroom and shower/bath tub.

    Downstairs bathroom and shower/bath tub.

  • Downstairs bedroom.

    Downstairs bedroom.

  • Pool bathroom and shower.

    Pool bathroom and shower.

  • Chateau de la Briche

    Chateau de la Briche

  • One of the many paths in the forest

    One of the many paths in the forest

  • Lake and chateau in winter.

    Lake and chateau in winter.

  • View of chateau of autumn.

    View of chateau of autumn.

  • One of the many manicured pathways of the forest during wintertime.

    One of the many manicured pathways of the forest during wintertime.

  • Far view of guesthouse (on left) with greenhouses (on right).

    Far view of guesthouse (on left) with greenhouses (on right).

  • View of guesthouse  in winter with pool covered.

    View of guesthouse in winter with pool covered.

  • A pathway in the forest in wintertime.

    A pathway in the forest in wintertime.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

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  • Bathrooms
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