We are happy to receive you in our house 'home pickers'.
Our property, built in 1877 in limestone and slate, is located in a quiet hamlet in the heart of Loire vineyards, 2 km of Brissac and its castle, 15 km from Angers. The outbuildings housed a winery. One of them formerly dedicated to the tastings and the reception of the grape harvesters was recently renovated into a gîte. You will appreciate the authenticity, the warm atmosphere and the comfort.
You will love the Anjou and variety offered by this beautiful region: the majestic and soothing Loire, the vineyards of Aubance and Layon, countless historical places, the wealth of activities on offer and you we will do our best to guide you for your gourmet and sightseeing.
Marie-Agnés and Philippe Lambert
Presentation: Our cottage, 'the home of the pickers', is an authentic farmhouse facing south. . It is separated from other dependencies and you will have a private terrace and direct access to more than 2 000 m2 of garden.
The area is approximately 85m2. It is equipped to receive 4 to 6 people.
The living room (35 m2) includes a sitting area, a dining area with a large table, a fully equipped open kitchen and a wood stove. Also on the ground floor toilet and bathroom with sink and shower. Upstairs two bedrooms with double beds (140x190) and a loft with two single beds (90x190).
Facilities / Location:
Appliances: dishes and cutlery for 6 people, utensils and cookware, gas cooker with oven, fridge, microwave oven, coffee maker, kettle, dishwasher, iron, tumble dryer, washing machine, vacuum cleaner, radiant heating Power.
Television (TNT satellite)
Broadband internet access, wifi.
Exterior: Garden furniture, chairs, barbecue, badminton net and rackets, petanque, purpose and football.
All amenities are within 3 kms (3 bakeries, 2 hyper markets, 4 restaurants). The place is ideal for walkers, cyclists and riders: the vineyard at our door, offers many opportunities ballad, 'Loire by bike' passes 1km and we are at node 2 equestrian loops 40 kms . Located in the heart of Anjou our cottage offers a great starting point for all kinds of cultural, gastronomic and natural discoveries with family or friends.
Rates: Depending on the season our rates range from 400 to 500 Euros the week with a discount of 10% on the second week of rental. We prefer weekly bookings, the availability of short-term rentals will be late, however do not hesitate to contact us for any special request.
You can consult all the details of our tariffs on our site:
Access: Important: do not go to the town of ST J Mauvrets, it is distant 5 kms from the house, you will find no indication and no one to inquire. By following the guidelines below you will find us easily.
From Angers / Paris (follow Cholet) by N160 or Cholet by the A87 exit 22 towards Brissac, after few kms on the D748 exit towards St J-Mauvrets of The Homois-Gennes. At the roundabout follow Clabeau (no longer follow the Mauvrets St J). The road descends into a valley, 30 meters after the bridge on the Aubance turn left. The entrance is located 50m further on your right.
Coming from Brissac / Doué the fountain / Saumur, enter Brissac, leave the castle on your left, at the roundabout follow the direction St Melaine, about 2 km from the place called The Frémoniére the road makes a slight bend to the right in turn take this small road down on your right. The entrance is located 150 on your left.