CHARMING COTTAGE, NEAR TO TAIZE,CLUNY & MACON, WITH 12M POOL, SLEEPS MAXIMUM 4

Richard Menko und Birgit Aleith

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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CHARMING COTTAGE, NEAR TO TAIZE,CLUNY & MACON, WITH 12M POOL, SLEEPS MAXIMUM 4

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Fully equipped self catering cottage that can sleep a maximum of 4 people

An attractive cottage in a very peaceful rural area not far from the historic town of Cluny and the religious village of Taize. A small village a mile away provides most basic needs.

The cottage enjoys a very peaceful location with panoramic views and is very private . The 12m swimming pool is a bonus for summer users (but not heated). Extra rooms are available in the main house opposite - please ask for a price and details.

A former farm building the cottage has a king sized bed on a mezzanine floor with large fitted cupboards. Downstairs is a fully equipped kitchen with all mod cons. A passage with fitted cupboards houses the fridge and washing machine amongst other things, and the adjacent bathroom has both bath and separate shower, as well as WC and washbasin.

Beyond is the living room, with folding patio doors and an enormous old bread oven (not in use !). The sofa doubles up as a very comfortable double bed. There is a music centre and a TV.

Extra accommodation may be available: A double bedded bedroom and a twin bedded bedroom are available as well in the main house from June onwards giving an additional 4 beds if needed.

Please take a look at our own website www.lafontaine71250.co.uk

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm

Richard Menko und Birgit Aleith

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2009
Speaks french, german, english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.9
based on 17 traveler reviews

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Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
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Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

BRILLIANT WEEK DESPITE THE WEATHER!

  • 5 of 5
Had a brilliant week in this lovely house despite the 'rather naughty' weather for the time of year.
Lots of rain and overcast skies didn't dampen our enjoyment of the house, gardens and pool.
Very comfortable house with everything you could need. The photos do not do it justice although they are good. The pool is a delight and one of the nicest we have ever been lucky enough to enjoy.
Short drive to attractive Cluny with the added advantage of a very new and well stocked Intermarche supermarket on the outskirts.
Ideal area for visiting chateaux.
We visited and enjoyed nearby Pierreclos and Chateau Digoine.
As everyone says Richard and Birgit are charming and unobtrusive hosts.Thank you to both for a lovely, relaxing week. We can't wait to return.
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

DROOMHUIS IN ZUID BOURGONDIE EXCELLENT PLACE TO R

  • 5 of 5
Onze derde(en zeker niet onze laatste)vakantie in deze fantastische gite!
De ligging is bijzonder goed:uitermate rustig en toch voldoende dicht bij alle voorzieningen.
De gite is heel goed uitgerust,keuken en badkamer volledig in orde,heel netjes,gezellig,mooi!de gite is ruimer dan de foto s weergeven.
Een zalige terras met prachtig uitzicht op de beboste hellingen,de weiden,de wijngaarden!de mooie tuin en het "prive zwembad"zorgen voor een meer dan vakantie gevoel!!
Richard is de beste gastheer die je je kunt dromen!Discreet,maar aanwezig,altijd bereid om te helpen.
Zuid bourgondie is verrassend mooi:Het landschap heeft een mooie diversiteit,je ontdekt prachtige dorpjes,de vele wijngaarden,de voie verte voor de fietsersplis een bijzonder rijk erfgoed.
Kortom een aanrader!
A short translation:
The house is a very good place to relax,quiet,very clean,comfortable,Great views,a beautifull garden and terrass,a dream of a swimmong pool.
The location is also very good,you can visit a lot in the areas.
Richard is really the most friendly and helpfull host you can dream.
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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business
Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

WONDERFUL PLACE, PEACEFUL AND PRIVATE

  • 5 of 5
A lovely restored house, with everything you could wish for. The owner, Richard, went out of his way to make our holiday perfect. When my husband talked with him about star gazing and told him he had forgotten binoculars, Richard provided us with two and some books about the subject. At arrival, there was a bottle of champaign, because Richard had noticed we had just got married. He was so attentive and thoughtful, and was at the same time very careful not to disturb us or intrude. The pool was fantastic as well, all to ourselves, and a great plus with the Summer heat. We picked fresh fruit and vegetables from the garden. Really, it is a little paradise. If you are looking for a private and peaceful place, with all mod cons and great views, we really advise this place. Lovely location as well by the way, with great opportunities for sightseeing and visiting local markets.
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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business
Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

GREAT RELAXING HOLIDAY

  • 5 of 5
Excellent barn conversion with with all mod cons. Clean, fresh and airy.
Richard was very helpful without being over attentive. The lovely big pool was certainly the icing on the cake. We had the place to ourselves and evenings spent having dinner on the lawn just looking at the views will be a lovely memory in years to come.
  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

FANTASTIC TWO WEEKS IN CLUNY

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I spent two weeks in July with our two children in this wonderful house near Cluny. We all had a great time. The house, pool, garden etc. were fantastic and the owner, Richard, is the most friendly and helpful host. Just outside the property is some of the most beautiful scenery in Burgundy. This part of France offers lots to do and enjoy for both children and adults. Restaurants, shops and supermarkets are within easy reach. We cannot recommend this house enough and would love to return sometime.
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Charming cottage, near to Taize,Cluny & Macon, with 12m pool, sleeps maximum 4
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p415200
+33 (0)385 599239
Cluny Macon area
5

A LOVELY COTTAGE IN BURGUNDY

  • 5 of 5
I'm writing this review a little late as I couldn't remember the name of the website that I booked it through! We stayed at this cottage in May 2012 for just under a week and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Richard (the owner) was very friendly and made himself available to answer any questions. The cottage itself is well appointed - with everything you need to make meals, drink lovely wine and relax. The pictures on this site make the cottage look smaller than it is - we were very surprised by how large the mezzanine bedroom was. The cottage is located a short drive away from Cluny which has everything you need. The weather wasn't warm enough for us to use the pool, but it looked nice and would come in handy during the warmer summer months. We'd love to stay here again if we were ever back in France. Thanks for being such a good host Richard and best of luck with the ongoing renovations of the main house!
  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Geneva
Nearest Ferry
420 Miles
Calais
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Macon Loche TGV
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Chalon Sud A6
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
beach
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
300 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Car: necessary

The historic towns of Cluny and Taize are nearby, with Macon, Beaune and Dijon within easy distance. Being one of the most famous wine regions in France there are a number of 'wine routes' discovering the delights of the grape. There are plenty of activities around to suit all ages from sight seeing to roller skating down the 90k length of the old disused train track that runs through the stunning Burgundy countryside. There are many famous Chateaux in the area with Cormartin being one of the closest.

More details on our own website http://www.lafontaine71250.co.uk/

Other Activities: There are numerous historical sites to see and a tour of the wine region is a must !

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Availability & Rates

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Cluny Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2014
Jul 5 2014 - Aug 29 2014
3 night minimum stay
£575
 
 
Autumn 2014
Aug 30 2014 - Oct 3 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£425
 
 
Late Autumn 2014
Oct 4 2014 - Nov 14 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£325
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit £150
Notes A non-refundable deposit of 30% is required to secure the booking, payable by Bank Transfer or PayPal. A final payment of the balance is required 6 weeks before arrival.

A Damage Deposit of £150 is required at final payment stage, refundable at the end of your stay (see my terms & conditions) , plus a cleaning charge of £25

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Cluny Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Adventure
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • There is both a bath (with shower attachment) and a seperate shower cubicle.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , double
  • A sofa bed sleeping 2 comfortably is located in the sitting room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • forests
  • museums
  • caves
  • churches
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
  • spelunking
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • fishing
Notes:
There is a full range of facilities that should meet all your requirements but feel free to ask if there is something you particularly want. Please note that Pool towels are NOT provided but can be arranged for 8 Euros each per week payable on arrival.
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