Montguillon Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description
La Pairiere 6 bedrooms, sleeps 5 - 14.
Located within nearly 1 hectare of gardens is the 19th century stone building, La Pairiere. Beautifully renovated to include today's modern luxuries, but conserving it's old world charm.
Spend the long summer evenings enjoying a glass of wine in the stoned courtyard, take bike rides along the Mayenne stopping to re-fuel on the wonderful crepes in Grez Neuville or simply take time to relax in the tranquil surrounds of the property taking in some of the most beautiful scenery the French countryside has to offer.
La Pairiere is located in the broad valley of the Mayenne River, shortly before it flows into the Loire. It is the area the French call 'la douce France.' The nearby countryside rolls gently from forested slopes dotted with châteaux to fields ablaze in season with sunflower, rapeseed and grains; from rich riverside pastures and the occasional orchard to quaint villages roofed in the region's distinguishing slate tiles.
A particular local delight is the riverside drive (or cycle or walk - the slopes are not daunting) along the picturesque routes des écluses, which connect the lock villages. One of our favorite meals out is here - simple crêpes and local cider on a river terrace at nearby Grez-Neuville, a lock village that also serves as a base for tourist boats, some of which are available for hire by the half-day and day. An array of local markets allows you to treat you taste buds to wonderful fresh produce, and there is no end to the list of places to visit, whether it be château, museums, medieval towns or even the mystical sounds of the Gregorian monks chanting in the abbey at solemmes.
Details for La Pairiere 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, 3 Bathrooms
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- Events Allowed
- pets considered
Guestbook comments from the owner
'What a fantastic time...such a charming place, such perfect surroundings' Goulson's UK. 'An oasis of calm' Hodson's UK. 'after 10 days we have to leave this haven of peace and quiet, we could have stayed 1000. what a lovely place in a very beautiful part of France' Schoenholzer's Switzerland. ' we know we loved this area, and now we have even more reasons to love it' Sue and David UK. 'had a wonderful stay...we were spoilt for the choice of places to visit and see' Cathrine and James UK. 'having just spent a beautiful week in out French 'rancho relaxo' it's hard to sum it all up, but we'll try...superb!' Simon and Tracy London. 'Angers, Tours, Le Mans, Samur and every tiny village in between. we have eaten many varieties of cheese and tried as many wines as possible, and still we leave without trying them all!' Snyder's USA ' soaking up the French way of life, beautiful chateau, riding along the mayenne, boating in daon, a really special 2 weeks' Harrison's Australia