Gîte du Grand Bois, houses of character for 12 people
- english, french
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
Beautiful place in the country with fabulous views, a wonderful heated pool and compact house.
We spent a really relaxing week in this away cosy cottage. The heated pool is fantastic – our first four days were very hot and it was brilliant to be able to use the pool to relax and cool off. The grounds around the cottage are mainly meadow with some wonderful old trees and also an abundance of buddleia bushes which attracted a wide variety of butterflies. We were welcomed with a gift of goats cheese from the creamery along the lane and some honey from Lucas's hives!
Everything in the house is very clean and functions as it should, although a little small in the cottage, we were able to make use of the annex as we were four adults. Both had excellent shower and bathroom facilities and everything you could need on holiday. The outside space was fabulous.
Our only issue was that one night, some large hornets came into the house attracted by the lights – but we were able to remove them and were careful to keep the doors closed when the lights were on after that! We also found the cottage very hot, an electric fan for the hot nights would have been welcome, but as it got cooler later in the week this wasn't an issue.
It really is a beautiful place and we found the peace and quiet very relaxing. The surrounding towns and villages were also quiet as a lot of the traders seemed to choose the week we visited to take their own holidays – after the main holiday season was over we guessed! We didn't have time to fully explore and would love to return to find out more about the region one day.
Thank you, Lucas and family, for the use of your wonderful holiday cottage.
Karen, Julian, Katy and Roger.
gîte est parfait, je vous conseille de louer les 2 gîtes.1 seule chambre fermée, avis aux ronfleurs
Gîte très agréable, randonnée au départ du gîte.Pour les fromages de chèvre, vous trouverez Bernard à 20m en dessous de la maison.De nombreuses visites sur la coutellerie à Thiers, côté alimentation viscomtat et noiretable.le plus de ce gîte pas un bruit de ville,que la nature.
Très beau gite
Site exceptionnel et gite bien équipé, quelques problèmes techniques mais mineurs.
Par ailleurs j'aimerai savoir quand nous sera restituée notre caution.
Conforme aux attentes.
Très bel endroit au calme et en pleine nature. Belle piscine. Je recommande.
Très bon week end
Propriété très agréable, les gîtes sont spacieux et très fonctionnels. Rénovation de qualité. Parfait pour notre réunion de famille. Les enfants ont adorés la piscine.
paradis à l'abris du fracas urbain
Tout est fait pour qu'on s'y sente bien. Propriété pleine de charme avec un vrai plus donné par la piscine surtout par 30 ° !.
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