La Croix Joreau – Home 241016 Farmhouse
- 2 bedrooms
- 4 sleeps
- 3 nights min stay
La Croix Joreau – Home 241016
- 2 bedrooms
- sleeps 4
- 3 nights min stay
Farmhouse / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4
- Swimming pool
- Child friendly
- Car advised
- Ask about pets
Description from owner
PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE TO CHECK AVAILABILITY AND TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT LA CROIX JOREAU
We do not take online bookings because we have had a holiday ruined where we booked to stay in the Dordogne, received the booking form which we completed immediately and were just about to send it back with a cheque when out of courtesy we rang to say it was just going in the post only to be told they had rented to another family. We would not like that to happen to others and often have waited a few days while people sort out their arrangements.
The other thing is please ignore the response rate as it is based on mail sent from just one location. Should we reply by smartphone or from any other location it does not register that we have replied.
NOW FOR THE MORE INTERESTING STUFF
Dating from 1850, La Croix Joreau is a group of converted farm buildings retaining many of their original features. The Pommier is a two bedroom ground floor apartment designed for wheelchair access with wider doorways, lower light switches and plugs, and a shower room designed with wheelchairs in mind.
The Pommier opens onto the courtyard and the evenings at La Croix Joreau offer a special atmosphere with the barbecue, games of petanque and the drinking of wine! Should it happen to rain our spacious barn offers a suitable alternative
There is a 10m x 5m swimming pool, children's play equipment as well as plenty of space for other games.
Should you not wish to cook we offer a Table d'hote option (especially popular on the day of arrival) with smaller portions and prices for younger children, and a vegatarian option if required
We are here to make your holiday as special as possible with advice about places to visit, restaurants to eat at or sharing a glass of wine with you.
Further details outdoors
Just inside the entrance is a car park where you can safely park your car leaving the courtyard free for games of petanque. There is a barbecue area. Behind the property is a children's play area and a large area for ball games. The swimming pool has large areas of shade for when the sun is too strong.
The Pommier is adapted for wheelchair use with wide doorways, lowered light switches and plugs, and a wet room.
- Great for children of all ages
- Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
- 2 Cribs
- High chair
Bed & bathroom
- 1 Full bed, 2 Twin beds, 2 Cribs
- 1 Wet room
- Wi-Fi available
- Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
- Shared garden
- Swing set
- Balcony or terrace
- Internet access
- Central heating
- Staffed property
- Washing machine
- Clothes dryer
- High chair
- Hair dryer
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Adapted for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking
- This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
- No smoking at this property
- Cancellation policy
About the owner
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- Calendar last updated::
- 26 Jul 2018
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Languages spoken: English, French, German
Map and how to get there
– based on 8 reviews
- Very Good
“Wonderful place to relax”
La Croix Joreau is a great place from which to visit the attractions of the Loire Valley, but it is also a great place to relax and do nothing. The central courtyard is good for socialising and the pool is lovely to lie beside or even swim in when it gets a bit hot! Owners John and Helen go out of their way to make sure that all guests are comfortable and happy. I've stayed there six years in a row and will return this year. What better recommendation is there?
“The only holiday location to which we keep returning!”
All this, and it's within a day's travel from home (Buckinghamshire) - with a three course table d'hote meal, including a bottle of local wine, waiting for us on arrival. We first stayed here about 8 years ago, with our then teenaged daughter and a friend, creating some interest when we arrived in an elderly but willing VW camper van, and have just kept returning for the welcome, location and the company. The apartments are arranged so that you can retreat to privacy for peace and quiet, or join fellow guests and knowledgable hosts John and Helen for what have been some of the liveliest and most hilarious evenings we can remember. It's also very child-friendly, with plenty of safe playing areas as well as the pool. Our fondest memory is taking friends of our own to help Jean and I celebrate our silver wedding anniversary a few years ago, for which Helen prepared a memorable meal that we shared with other guests, finished off by a special anniversary cake baked by Helen as a surprise. Parcay les Pins is a perfect base for exploring this part of France, with a boulangerie, a cafe-bar and a village shop, and only half an hour from larger towns, supermarkets and a handful of chateaux - but don't miss the market in Langeais on Sunday morning, or the bigger one in Bourgueil on Tuesdays. So sorry, John and Helen, but you'll have to put up with us again - but without the camper van these days!
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