|Type (holiday house or apartment):||Holiday home|
|Name:||Gite des Bateliers, charm and SPA - Loire Valley|
|In Touraine, only 20 minutes west of the city of Tours and 2.5 hours away from Paris, escape to the banks of the Loire, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, nearby Loire castles and dozens of wine cellars.|
You will be surprised by this holiday cottage, an old small fisherman's house on 3 levels (about 100m²), with lots of charm, and a fantastic view over the banks of France’s longest river, La Loire.
Completely restored in 2012-2013, and tastefully decorated in accordance with the cottage history, the holiday cottage “Le gîte des Bateliers” is also fully equipped.
From the private parking, you will directly access the entrance of the cottage. On the same floor is also the living room, facing both North and South, with a fire place and an amazing view of the Loire.
On the first floor, nestled under the roof, you will find the first bedroom looking down on the Loire and an open concept private bathroom with a rain shower, washbasin, and toilets.
On the garden level are the fully-equipped kitchen and the second bedroom (in a separate bloc) with direct access to the terrace and a closed private bathroom (with bathtub and separate toilets).
Outside is a small yard and a private and furnished terrace.
Check-in is preferred, if possible, between 5 PM and 7 PM.
Check-out is set at 10 AM on the last day of your stay.
For Babies : A crib, a bather, a highchair, and a safety gate (on request) are available.
The holiday cottage is smoke-free and pets are not allowed.
Leisure On site or nearby:
- The relaxation and wellness area (SPA) inside the 19th century landlord’s house
- Numerous rambles (maps at your disposal)
- Bird watching: a lookout set up by the league for bird protection is only 100m away from the domain
- Nature or fishing activities: upon request, we can organize exploration outings by canoe or pedal boat, and fishing (fishing rods are available for loan with refundable security deposit)
- Bike rides on a unique cycling trail along the Loire (bikes are available for loan with refundable security deposit) or horseback rides (www.tourainecheval.com)
- Games and reading: board games, books and tourist information booklets are at your disposal
Leisure in Touraine
- Loire wines cellars visit: around the domain, 3 wine Routes and numerous cellars with renowned wines such as Chinon, Bourgueil, St Nicolas de Bourgueil, Vouvray etc
- Architectural discovery:
Many châteaux of the Loire: Château of Langeais (2km), Azay-le-Rideau (10km), Villandry (6km), Rigny Ussé (10 km), Amboise, Chenonceau, Loches, Blois, Chambord, etc
The city of Tours (25 km), the royal Abbey of Fontevraud (30 km), the city of Saumur (45 km)
- biking, riding, walking .....
|City:||La Chapelle aux Naux|
|Next to:||Tours (22 km)|
|Situation map and route planning:|
|Horse riding:||500 m|
|Public transport connection|
|Train station:||2 km|
|Bus stop:||2 km|
|Max. number of people:||6|
|Total number of rooms:||3|
|Number of bedrooms:||2|
|Number of bathrooms/shower rooms:||2|
|Number of beds:||1 double bed, 2 single bed|
|Number of additional beds:||1|
|Number of baby beds:||1 on request|
|Living space in m2:||100|
|Price range:||GBP 470 to 600 per day|
|Price details:||High Season (HS) : Mid-June to Mid September |
Booking conditions: A 50% deposit is requested to confirm booking (this can be paid by money transfer or credit card) and the 50% balance will be requested one month before arrival.
Fare includes: beds made up before arrival, towels and linen, cleaning products, electrical consumption (heating is not included), and some firewood, Spa access (for all stay > 1 week - on booking - in the owner house nearby the cottage).
Additional fees: Tourist tax (for every individual over 13) and heating (depending on weather: 58£ / week or 21£ / weekend, and 8£ per additional day).
Optional: End of stay housecleaning: 50£ .
Important : Warranty /Security Deposit: A 390£ deposit and an insurance certificate for holiday resort (delivered free of charge by your home insurance) will be requested upon arrival (a credit card imprint can be proposed).
|Minimal rental duration:||7 nights|