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Cottage on a Castle estate in the Mayenne

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property


Owner
Ludovic d'Ambrières
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

Map

Car: recommended

Amenities

Château-Gontier Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 double , 1 child bed
    - 2 twin/ single
    Chambre 3 - 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Child's Swing
  • Courtyard
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Sailboat
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Cottage on a Castle estate in the Mayenne
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
5

Great, character cottage

  • 5 of 5

Unique location with access to private garden, grounds, pool and river front. The area is very quiet being out of the main Loire area so best for relaxing round the cottage. Great wildlife park nearby and Le

Mans and Angers well worth visiting.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Peace and tranquility assured.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week at this lovely cottage, hidden away from the world down a tree lined drive. The ease of everything from our point of arrival until, sadly, our point of departure, was without doubt joyous. A clean and tidy house, well maintained, manicured gardens, a lake, a river, a forest, a pool, a barbecue and mostly peace and serenity. We needn't of left the grounds but for the necessary food shopping and visiting the beautiful town of Chateau Gontier for our newly adopted aperitif ritual.

The pool was a very nice temperature, perfect for our two year old who had no hesitation getting into the water. An indoor pool was a great idea for year round watery fun.

We never saw Ludovic or his charming family until our point of departure, but knowing they were just a stones throw away if needed gave peace of mind.

We can't recommend this place enough. Did not want to go home and had the holiday blues for a week afterwards.

Neil, Monique & Hunter

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Idyllic

  • 5 of 5

We have been here twice. It is brilliant. The cottage is snug. The land fabulous and the river wonderful. Chateau Gontier is a pretty town and is close to Anger and Laval. Ludovic is totally wonderful. We'll always come back to visit

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charmant

  • 4 of 5

Logement sympathique (tout comme les propriétaires, merci !).

Les plus : le calme, la cheminée (pas pu tester la piscine fermée en hiver et avons en contre partie testé la cheminée), le parc, proche de Château-Gontier y compris à pied

Le moins : le réseau (WIFI/TV) pas toujours au niveau

Nous recommandons avec plaisir

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Gîte confortable dans un domaine sublime

  • 5 of 5

Nous venons de passer une semaine de détente et de calme dans ce gîte très agréable. Le grand jardin, la piscine, la barque à disposition pour aller passer les écluses, bref, tout était au rendez-vous pour des vacances bien réconfortantes. Les enfants ont adoré!

Le gîte lui même est un peu sombre, mais très fonctionnel.

Les abords du château, les balades dans le domaine, les lapins et les poules (une spéciale dédicace au coq le plus beau que je connaisse!), le cocker, le bruit de l'eau... bref, un vrai dépaysement pour nous.

Merci également à nos hôtes, Ludovic et Marie, discrets mais présents si besoin.

Nous reviendrons!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Très bon moment

  • 4 of 5

Un très bon moment de détente et de liberté en famille pour le week end Pascal. Nous avons été très bien accueillis par Ludovic dans sa propriété familiale. Nous avons particulièrement apprécié de pouvoir profiter de tout le domaine, faire de généreuses flambées et de belles promenades sur la Mayenne grâce aux barques. Nous nous sommes sentis très bien dans ce bel environnement que nous recommandons sans hésiter!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Forfait ménage de 40 euros.
Caution de 500 euros.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.