The gite the Rosaire is a romantic house for couples in Saumur town. The cottage is very enlightened, modern and unique made on the outside of stone called the tuffeau.It is located in a residential traditional area 10 m to the Loire.It is 5 minutes walk from the wal …see more
With private swimming pool and garden, for your use only, Le Petit Coin is perfect for couples, friends or a family of four with children that don't need a cot. Great for singles too - please ask as special rates are available for this. Light, spacious, comfortable …see more
Families or couples can choose their own style of holiday at our country cottage, La Joie du Muguet - relax in privacy sitting on the terraces or in the shade of fruit trees, enjoy the entirely private solar-heated pool with its shallow end that's perfect for child …see more
We arrived on a cold Saturday, the house was nice and warm and clean.
There was a very comprehensive welcome pack to get you started. Tea, coffee, sugar,, milk, Baguette wine and other goodies.
Thank you Rosie! For anyone else reading this - just to let you know that the new French Kingsize doubles are 160cm (5ft3ins) wide and 200cm (6ft7ins) long and have memory foam mattress toppers - so that you can all sleep even better than before!
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
Have stayed in several gites and cottages in France and most were very good, but La Joie du Muguet really was perfect
Our hosts were very helpful but never intrusive
The accommodation was spacious, … More
“Great cottage, great location, great hospitality = great holiday”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2012
This cottage is conveniently located to afford easy access to numerous attractions and acitivities. The village of Noyant offers all the necessary essentials and is pleansantly sleepy - in that 'Fren… More
The house, in tuffeau stone dates from the 19th Century and dominates the Loire. From the windows, you can see the Castle of Saumur, as it's very close to the property. You can walk to the historic centre of the town in 10min by going through the bridge of the cast …see more
Spacious 3* rated accommodation-sleeps 2/4 ideal for couples and friends.5 minutes walk to saumur Château, restaurants,shops,bars and the saturday market.Off road parking and garage included.An 18 century town house , fully redecorated in a modern way and set wit …see more
Traditional tuffeau-stone farmhouse with 12 x 6 meter heated swimming pool & fenced garden with panoramic views to the west. All bedrooms en-suite. Only 7 miles from Saumur yet situated in a calm rural location. Good cycling and walking area with quiet country lanes …see more
A superb location with the culture and classic French delights of wine and cheeses readily available. Nice and quiet plus peaceful to rest and enjoy the immaculate accommodation including a large spot… More
Reviewed 25 Aug 2012
What a lovely place to stay and the accommodation first class. Judy and Mark were great hosts and very helpful. So relaxing and enjoyable, just what we all needed. Near to many interesting towns et… More
“Excellent holiday for the whole family.”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2011
We stayed at La Grange during August for a week; myself, my husband and two children. This was our third visit to Volets Rouges and we will be back again, no doubt.
Mark and Judy and their family ar… More
Children adore the freedom to explore and play in our extensive grounds, while parents relax close by. Great care has been taken in the renovation to preserve its unique features and charm whilst providing every comfort and high quality amenities. Our gite is w …see more
Le Logis du Pressoir was wonderful! It is a little piece of paradise.
It is set in beautiful grounds, which is very child friendly including pool, cubby house, and outdoor kids bikes and toys. Th… More
Set amongst the shaded streets in the ancient quarter of Saumur this 17th century stone and timber house is set out over three levels connected by a splendid spiral stair case set within a tower. It i… More
Two centuries ago a French nobleman by the name of Augustin de Vernouillet built the Chateau de la Cailletiere which is now in the hands of his descendants. Featuring a spectacular entrance hall and an equally impressive 'grand salon', this French holiday chat …see more
Situated a few miles south of Saumur and the Loire valley between the market towns of Thouars and Loudun. . La Grande Maison is with in easy access to Puy du Fou, Futurescope and the famous wine regions of the Loire Valley.All the accommodation is on the ground …see more
Secluded position in quiet hamlet within easy reach of the chateaux of the Loire. Beautiful trees, ducks, chickens, kittens and great outdoor life. Comfortable gite tastefully furnished with antique… More
“Wonderful grand old French house & gardens”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2012
Ben was a fabulous host and we truly had a wonderful 3 night stay in the 1 bed gite at La Grande Maison! We loved the games room with pool and table tennis, the kittens, chickens, ducks & geese roami… More
“A wonderful, memorable holiday experience - couldn't have wished for more!”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2015
We have been to France many times, but this was our first experience of staying in a gite. The holiday far exceeded our expectations and we would find it difficult to find another with the same level … More
The gite is in the grounds of our holiday home. The area around is fairly flat and makes for lovely walking or cycling and in the barn there are some old bicycles for guests to use.
Positioned midway between Tours and Angers this makes an excellent base for sight-seein …see more
The gite is perfect sized for two. The area around the gite is quiet, and the neighbouring lanes suitable for short walks. Saumur, with a diversity of activities is within easy reach. We done wine ta… More
“A peaceful, tranquil pad ideally located to explore a stunning region!”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2012
Our family of three had a brilliant week exploring the Loire region, using this well kitted out pad as a base. If all you need is a bathroom, living/kitchen area and one bedroom in a relaxing, quiet a… More
“A good place to stay if you want a quiet and relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2013
We wanted an "away from it all" holiday and the gite provided us with that. The main chateaux of the Loire Valley were all nearby and the nearest village (Vernantes) had a very nice boulangerie with… More
Apartment was very clean, nice and comfortable.
Walking distance to city centre. We enjoyed our stay.
Thank you!… More
Thank you for having shared your comment and contributing so to help our intendeds hosts in their choice of reservation. We appreciated(estimated) your company so with your family and we would be happy to welcome you again if the opportunity arises
La BoulaieIs a self catering cottage with gardens and a private swimming pool - with excellent facilities it's just like home from home but being situated in the countryside in a small hamlet between Vernoil Le Fourrier and Parcay Les Pins it's easy to …see more
A lovely house, bigger than expected set in large gardens surrounded by peaceful country side (very relaxing).
A clean & well equipped kitchen, large lounge & dining area, four stayed & it was plenty… More
“Lovely rural gite”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2016
La Boulaie is a very well equipped rural property. On the edge of the village, but comfortable walking distance from the local shops. For a rural property it has excellent broadband, should you need i… More
“Excellent accommodation, in a beautiful location!”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2015
I would highly recommend this gite for a relaxing family holiday, lovely accommodation, with private heated swimming pool, really relaxing surroundings with plenty of places to visit nearby. I'll be r… More
Le Tilleul Barn is a well equipped self catering Gite set in the Loire Valley just South of Saumur (20Kms) and in the small Hamlet of Chambernou in Saint-Macaire-du-Bois. It has its own tranquil private gardens that have a magnificent view of open countryside. It is chi …see more
I stayed at Le Tilleul for the weekend in January and had an absolutely wonderful time. Ed and Rita were extremely hospitable, warm and welcoming hosts. The cottages were immaculate and radiated an at… More
Thank you for your kind words and hopefully we can welcome you and your friends back soon.
“Lovely break in the Loire Valley”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2016
Stayed at "The Barn" at Saint Macaire du Bois from the 4th April for 1 week. We had a fabulous time. The gite was lovely, very French, comfortable, clean, with beautiful views over open countryside. L… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay here at Le Tilleul and will be looking forward to you returning in the Summer - you were very sociable guests.
Reviewed 9 Aug 2016
What else needs to be said ! Amazing house __ amazing garden _ amazing pool _ amazing area __ amazing hosts and even amazing chickens ! Thanks Rita and Ed… More
It was a pleasure to welcome you all to The Barn and are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us hopefully you will return to visit us again.
"La Maison Victorine" is a charming house with garden located in the heart of Saumur. Hidden at the bottom of a private residence from the early 20th, this house will seduce you with its small private and quiet garden. It's fully eqquipped and decorated w …see more
This house is perfectly located right in the heart of Saumur, within very easy reach of cafés, bars, the Loire and the Chateaux.
The house was clean and well equipped and we enjoyed having a BBQ in … More
A warm welcome awaits at our French-Anglo family home, La Bellevue set in the peaceful village of Pouançay. Surrounded by vineyards, sunflower fields and close to the château town of Montreuil-Bellay there is much to discover including the regions wines an …see more
“Best welcome and cleanest place we have stayed in!”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
A beautiful apartment in a lovely location.We had a very warm welcome from Sarah-Jane who seemed very genuine in wanting to make our stay as comfortable as possible.The place was so spotless that you … More
“Perfect in Every Way”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2012
Sarah-Jane was the perfect host and we liked her immediately. Her friendly manner and helpful advice made us feel instantly comfortable - from her smiling welcome at the security gate, her genuine in… More
“A perfect holiday - great cycling!”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2012
We recently spent two weeks at La Grange d'Henri and had an amazing holiday. We had never been on a gite holiday previously but it surpassed all our expectations. Sarah-Jane, Gerald and the family mad… More
The property is approached by a private track from the pretty village of Montpollin. Documents for the Moulin date from 1432 but the present building dates from C19th and is solidly constructed of tuffeau and brick under a slate roof. With high ceilings and big windows …see more
Shakespeare Lodge is a charming self-contained unit with an additional studio. The ensemble is part of a typical farmhouse construction in Anjou, located 250 kms southwest of Paris and 30 kms north of the historic city of Angers. The renovation has been carried out to …see more
“Beautiful, secluded gite in the French countryside”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2015
This is probably the best gite we have ever stayed in. Beautifully furnished and in a lovely, peaceful setting, but not far from local amenities. It is an ideal base to explore the local chateaux, vin… More
“Relaxing, quiet and beautiful.”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Beautiful house set in the heart of the countryside. Ann-Louise and Francois were very welcoming and have thought of everything one could need on holiday, the house is so well equipped. We enjoy ama… More
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
2nd time visiting Shakespeare Lodge and yet again we were not disappointed. Would highly recommend for anyone who wants a well equipped, spacious property with use of a private pool in a quiet locatio… More
Plantagenet Place is a stylish town house in the very centre of the medieval Abbey village of Fontevraud. The house is situated in a quiet road off the main Square and village shops and restaurants are only a few short steps away whilst the entrance to the 35 acre Roya …see more
The 2 Bedroom Gite, built in about 1860 was originally the Mayors Office for Pas De Jeu. Situated next door to the main house the 2 bedroom gite is self contained with 2 bedrooms, Living Room/Diner, Shower Room and a 2nd toilet. The gite has a contemporary feel with a s …see more
La Lavande is situated within the famous wine growing area of Saumur Champigny and you can follow the touristic route of vines to find us. Being south of the river it is far enough to enjoy good sunny summer weather with its own mini micro climate.This spacious gite …see more
We loved every minute of our stay here. Beautiful, peaceful location and really helpful, friendly owners on site who were there if we needed them. The children loved the private pool and were not re… More
Thank you for your kind words it is always a pleasure have the Irish stay. 2014 and 2015 have produced excellent wines. Hope to see you again this year.
“the essence of rural france”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2012
John and Margaret were warm and welcoming. Well appointed cottage with comfortable bed and bedding. Garden was being crammed with flowers – would love to see it in mid-summer. The swimming pool/b… More
Thank you again for the kind review. You will be glad to know that 2014 and 2015 has produced some excellent wines. Hope to see you again this year.
“Great Family holiday”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2012
Lots of safe space in large garden to keep kids occupied, they loved the of wild life not to mention the tour of the troglodite caves in the grounds , we adults were impressed with the restful setti… More
Hello again Brian, thank you for the kind words. It was a pleasure having you all stay. You will be glad to know that 2014 and 2015 harvests have produced some excellent wines Look forward to your visit this year. A bottle will be waiting for you.
The location of the gite is within very easy access to all the important Chateaus and vineyards of the Loire Valley. It is located in quiet and very beautiful surroundings of an extremely well kept g… More
Thank you very much for your opinion. We are very happy that you so much appreciated your stay in our gite as well as the discovery of our beautiful area. We'll receive you another time with great pleasure.
Refurbished for 2017 Le Grenier is situated just south of Saumur. Welcome tray. Wine Tours. Beautiful private gardens. A range of free cycles. Free WiFi . Perfect location for exploring the Châteaux. This isn't just any gite, it's your WOW factor Le Gren …see more
“Le Grenier is simply beautiful, spacious and almost too comfortable!”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2012
Myself, Sandie and our two children 11 and 7 travelled from Dublin. This was our first time in a Gite so to be honest we didn't fully know what to expect. Warmly welcomed by Andrew & Jackie, we were s… More
“The First Place we Book Every Year!! What does that say.....!!”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2012
This was our third stay in Le Grenier and we will certainly be coming back again. We just know the gite will be spotlessly clean and not just home from home, but better. We have the space and privacy … More
“Perfect holiday home”
Reviewed 26 Sep 2016
This was our second stay at Le Grenier and we are already planning our 3rd visit!
Andrew and Jackie are wonderful hosts - attentive but never obtrusive. The house is beautifully maintained and very w… More
The property is located very close to the Lac de Rille a national bird reserve and adjacent to mixed forest which stretches to the Loire Valley. It is an ideal location for walking, cycling, canoeing , fishing, and birdwatching. A rowing boat and bicycles are availab …see more
Les Mousseaux was just what we were looking for in our French holiday, and more. Adrian and Sally were wonderfully sweet and helpful, eager to share and help to make our stay comfortable. We especiall… More
Le Rosaire is a delightful 50m2 gîte a few metres from the banks of the Loire and a short stroll from the historic centre of Saumur, with its wide array of shops, bars, restaurants .Along with the comfortable lounge with a sofa bed , there's a well-eq …see more
La Petite Maison is an old stone cottage set in vineyards on the edge of the Loire Valley and has been described as 'perfectly French' and is full of character.
The house offers modern amenities while still retaining the traditional features of a 300 year old …see more
La Bagatelle, self catering cottage with PRIVATE Heated Pool, just for you! Situated at the heart of the Loire Valley, near Saumur in the village of Vernoil Le Fourrier. This lovely Gite is at the edge of the village with 2 bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen/dining room …see more
We stayed at La Bagatelle for a fortnight during August 2011. The gite is lovely - everything was spotless and worked flawlessly. Pool was great and the kids enjoyed swimming nearly everyday. The l… More
“Absolutely brilliant, fabulous house, clean and well looked after, excellent location.”
Reviewed 25 Jan 2012
We have stayed at Gites in France in the past and were so disappointed that we stopped. I decided to try again last year, we were far from disappointed and I am converted back to staying in Gits, but… More