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Cottage with pool and garden near Chenonceau and Loire castles - Gîte les LILAS

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,453 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Gîte les LILAS

The lodging of 'Lilac' (135 sqm) is composed on the ground floor of a dining room, a kitchen, a living room with sofa bed for two people and, upstairs, a bathroom suite bathroom, a bedroom with two single beds, one bedroom with double bed and washbasin, and a bedroom with double bed and bathroom with toilet. The cottage has a direct and private access to the swimming pool of the property.


About the property

Country cottage located in the heart of the Loire castles

You will enjoy the tranquility of the property and swimming pool heated by solar domes while being close to tourist sites. You are close to the national forest of Loches and trails, the valley of the Indre, and many other walking and cycling ...

At the heart of an area rich in heritage and gastronomy you can visit: - The Amboise, Loches, Chenonceau, Montresor, Montpoupon ... and their medieval cities, ... - the Leonardo da Vinci Museum - The Touraine Aquarium - The Beauval Zoo - The mini-castles park - Cellars - The cheese or relax eg Chemille Leisure Centre on Indrois.


Owner
Jean-Luc Bertin
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 19, 2017

Available Rentals

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Notes

Le ménage est offert pour toute location d'une semaine min hors période estivale. Forfait ménage (hors cuisine) 90 €.
Le chauffage est toujours en supplément et sur demande: un relevé de compteur est alors effectué pour la facturation.
Une formule à 1100 €/sem est proposée l'été (tout inclus:linge de lit et toilette et ménage).
Durant la période estivale la location s'effectue à la semaine du samedi au samedi.
10% de réduction/semaines supplémentaires. Pour les WE, hors période estivale,vous pouvez quittez le gîte avant 18h au lieu de 10h moyennant 30 € supplémentaire.
Loc.au mois nous contacter.


Amenities

Saint-Quentin-sur-Indrois Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1453 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower
    - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Two bathrooms are available; The first room is a suite with a shower, sink and toilet. The other has a bath with shower, sink and toilet. Towels provided off summer (optional) and should not be used for the pool.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 double
    - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    - 2 twin/ single
    Salon - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • 2 double bed, 2 single beds, 1 baby bed, 1 sofa bed. The cottage has 3 bedrooms, all upstairs. The first is very spacious with a double bed with a bathroom and toilet and a cot, The second also very spacious has a double bed with a washbasin. The third smallest has two single beds. The living room on the ground floor (separate and can be closed room) is equipped with a sofa bed The bed linen is provided outside summer (optional). All beds have duvets and pillows.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
You have at your disposal a garden with a table with chairs and benches, and a barbecue area. You will have a separate access to the pool of the property. The cottage is equipped with a TV, DVD player, radio, CD player .... In the kitchen, in addition to the kitchen utensils and dishes you will find: washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer, oven, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, toaster ,, vacuum cleaner, clothes line (and iron. ironing board on request) For children: slide and swing, and a few toys in the house.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Gîte les LILAS
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
5

Holiday lives up to expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Three generations of the Gregson family, grandparents, parents and children aged 11, 9 and 2, had a wonderful holiday at Les Lilas in July/August this year.

We have, in the past, been disappointed when we have turned up at gites to find they are not as wonderful as they appear on the website...in this case we were not disappointed, the gite was lovely.

The setting was delightful, down a quiet lane so the children were safe,with lovely views all around. The gite was beautifully appointed with tiled floors throughout which helped to keep us cool, nice furniture...especially in the bedrooms where the beds and furniture looked brand new, and two lovely bathrooms. The garden was private and pretty.

The pool was used several times every day by the older children and most days by the adults and was a major part of the holiday.

The gite was ideally suited for visiting pretty places. We visited Amboise (20 mins), Loches (15 mins) several times...both beautiful. We visited Chenonceau (beautiful chateau) and there are others within easy reach.

The owners, Jean Luc and Valerie, who live on site, were friendly and helpful when we needed them but unobtrusive when we didn't...the perfect hosts.

We have had many good holidays in France...but this was the best.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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séjour du 17 au 21 AVRIL 2017 au gîte "Les LILAS"

  • 4 of 5

toute notre petite famille a beaucoup apprécié ce séjour dans votre gîte .

Nous avons réussi à à boucler tout notre programme de visites grâce à sa situation très proche de tous les sites que nous souhaitions découvrir

Et c'est avec beaucoup de plaisir que nous retrouvions le soir cet endroit calme et reposant.

Merci à Mr et Mme BERTIN pour leur gentillesse et leur discrétion .

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent séjour

  • 5 of 5

Gîte confortable, très propre, décoré avec goût et bien équipé, propriétaires très sympas et serviables, la piscine est un vrai "plus" ! A recommander ... Nous (famille belge : 2 adultes et 4 ados) avons passé de très bonnes vacances, enrichissantes (la liste des choses à voir dans le coin est infinie) et ensoleillées, ce qui ne gâche rien. Nous avons même prolongé de 2 jours .. C'est promis, nous reviendrons !

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Superbe location

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une magnifique semaine dans ce gîte qui nous a donné entière satisfaction. Très bien situé avec une distance idéale pour visiter les plus célèbres châteaux de la Loire (Chenonceaux, Amboise, Loches...) ainsi que le zoo de Beauval à ne pas rater.

La location est spacieuse, bien équipée et propre. La piscine est très agréable surtout quand il y a des enfants.

Les propriétaires sont charmants et accueillants. Ils sont à notre écoute et n'hésitent pas à nous donner des conseils sur les marchés du coin et les lieux à visiter absolument.

Nous recommandons vivement ce gîte et nous n'hésiterons pas à y revenir.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

SITUATION IDEALE - A NE PAS LOUPER

  • 5 of 5

Gîte confortable, propre et très bien équipé. Les propriétaires sont très accueillants et nous ont très bien conseillé sur les sites à voir aux alentours. Très bien placé et facile d'accès, on a pu rayonner sur de courtes distances et visiter beaucoup de choses durant notre séjour.

Quelques bons restaurants proches du gîte : Le Clos aux Roses et Le Clos de Jeanne.

Pour nos "fin de journée" la piscine était très appréciable.

Nous y retournerons sans aucun doute et vous le recommandons.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Gîte idéalement situé, spacieux et confortable

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans cette sympathique propriété.

Le gîte est très spacieux, très bien équipé, entretenu et très propre.

Jardin privatif avec salon de jardin et barbecue.

Comme le soleil est toujours au rendez-vous dans cette magnifique région, rien de tel qu'un plongeon dans la piscine pour rendre les vacances encore plus agréables, et pour ceux qui n'aiment pas se mouiller, des transats vous attendent.

IL y a beaucoup de châteaux à visiter dans les environs, l'incontournable parc zoologique de Beauval, et bien d'autres choses... Ce ne sont pas les activités qui manquent.

Un grand merci aux propriétaires du gîte pour leur accueil chaleureux et leur gentillesse.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Tours
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
CHEDIGNY
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
VERNEUIL
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Blere ou Chambourg sur Indre
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A85
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
CHEDIGNY
Car: recommended

* FIND US: 3 km north of the town of St Quentin sur Indrois by the D31 from the south or 7 km from junction 11 of the A85 Loches (D31)

     - GPS Coordinates: 47 ° 13'39. 9'N 1 ° 01'55. 8'E

     - Google map Coordinates: 47 227 743, 032 165 1.

* BUSINESSES: Bakery 5 Kms (Chédigny or Luzillé), supermarkets and other shops to 12 Kms (or Loches Blere)

* TO SEE / VISIT:

      - Chenonceaux (the castle and its nocturnal in July and August, boat trip on the Cher)

      - Loches (Dungeon and Logis Royal, shows: Loches in medieval street-party voice-shows during the summer, and several permanent exhibitions)

      - Chedigny (flower village, Rose Festival late May, mouth and ears festival early August)

      - Amboise (the castle and its sound and light show during the summer)

      - Montpoupon (the castle and hunting and Nature festival in August, museum Huntsman)

      - Montresor (the castle and solar summer nights)

      - The Beaulieu Loches (hitch competitions and tradition in July, autumn sonatas in October)

      - Reignac sur Indre (France coupling championship in June)

      - Chanceaux près Loches (the forest of books in August)

      - Yzeures sur Creuse (Yzeures'n rock in August)

      - Ligueuil (Percufolies September)

      - Le Grand Pressigny (museum of prehistory)

      - Beauval (zoo)

And for children:

     - Montbazon (Fortress Black Hawk)

     - Obterre (Reserve High Key)

     - Autrèche (safari train)

     - Lussault sur Loire (Aquarium Touraine)

     - The equestrian centers Genillé, Sennevières Loches..

- Watersports: Chemillé on Indrois.

- And many leisure parks Lulu Park Familly Park Youpimom ..

Not to mention the walks and bike rides (Indre et Loire by bike).

You can also easily and quickly to various other castles such as Azay-le-Rideau, Villandry, Chinon, Cheverny, Blois, Chaumont sur Loire, Chambord ...

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