Loire Famhouse in Montreuil Bellay
This traditional Loire Farmhouse has a spacious well equipped GITE with a large garden & terrace, the gite is very "child friendly" and the overground pool provides safe fun for everyone. The CHAMBRE D'HOTES has been traditionally styled and furnished to create a relaxing place for a short break.
LAYOUT OF OUR LOIRE FARMHOUSE GITE:-
Shower/utility room- with wc, facilities for ironing
Kitchen - fully equipped large kitchen/breakfast room with windows opening up to enjoy the lovely views of the garden and surrounding countryside. Kitchen equipment includes dishwasher, microwave, cooker, fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine, pressure cooker and coffee maker. All cutlery & cooking utensils are supplied including special cutlery for our younger guests.
Lounge/dining room - spacious room with two large sofas, dining area and a wood burning fire set in the "Tofu stone“, the original stone of this area. There is a satellite TV, VCR, DVD, games console, CD & radio, selection of games and toys to suit the whole family and a varied selection of DVD's. WIFI is available.
The patio doors in the lounge lead onto a large paved terrace area with barbecue and a gazebo which provides a shaded area for outside dining. Sun lounger’s and other seating areas are provided for you to relax and enjoy all parts of the garden.
Bedroom 1 - with double bed, wardrobe, alarm clock radio, reading lamps, small vanity unit with seat, hair dryer, shower, basin and WC
Bedroom 2 - with a double bed and single bed, wardrobe, table and chair, bedside cabinets, alarm clock radio, reading lamps, hairdryer, large family hydro massaging shower, basin, wc.
Landing - A reading area with two chairs and a well stocked book shelf with a good mixture of books & magazines for that all too important holiday reading.
The gite is equipped with a cot, high chair and stair gate.
Terrace & Garden:- The farmhouse sits in an acre of secluded grounds with private parking under the car port, there are two garden areas which are both gated.
The area outside of the gite is paved and landscaped and provides plenty of seating in both the sun and shade. In front of the gite is a 5 mtr x 1.2 mtr overground pool which provides a perfect place to cool off during the hot summer months and for children to splash and play around in.
The second garden, “our play area” is well equipped for both children to run around and adults to relax, there is a table & chairs, a trampoline, table tennis, slide, swings, swing ball & badminton net along with bats, balls & outside games. This garden is also home to our chickens and vegetable garden which provide fresh produce for us and our guests to enjoy during their stay, this area is very popular with children who love feeding the chickens and collecting their eggs as well as picking fresh vegetables.
A selection of adult & children bikes are available for guests to use during their stay along with a cycle rack for those that want to explore the area further.
There is a small but well equipped gym which all guests over the age of 16 are welcome to use.
Smoking is not permitted in the gite but our guests are free to smoke either on the terrace or the gardens.
Sorry but pets are not allowed.
Although the gite is fully self contained, why not take the night of cooking and sample our "Table d'hote" which is prepared by Keith & Julie using either products from our garden or sourced locally. We offer an entree, plat, dessert, local wine or soft drinks and coffee. The price is 15 euros per person and 8 euros for children under 10 years.
Loire Farmhouse Chambre d'hotes
This Loire Famhouse chambres d'hotes has two spacious bedrooms which are located on the first floor, both rooms have been styled to retain their original character and offer guests all the facilities and comforts to create a warm and homely atmosphere, this theme leads throughout the farmhouse and there is a comfortable lounge to watch TV or just unwind after a busy days sightseeing, in the winter months a wood burning fire will welcome you in the evening time.
The lounge opens on to a sheltered flowered terrace where one can relax with a nice glass of local wine or maybe join us for a barbecue in the summer months.
There is private parking within the grounds and there is a large play area with plenty of activities for the children to enjoy as well as an overground swimming pool 5mtrs x 1.2mtrs.
WIFI is available for guests to use during their stay.
Smoking is only permitted on the terrace area or gardens, it is not allowed inside the farmhouse.
Sorry pets are not allowed at the farmhouse.
In the famhouse there is plenty of information to plan days out and we will be happy to help you discover this region and assist any particular activities you wish to do, whether it be to book a game of golf, horse riding, a day's canoeing, planning a boat trip, a days wine tasting or to book a special restaurant to complete your stay, the choice is yours.
A continental breakfast is included in your stay, this can be taken either inside or outside on the terrace. Guests special dietary requirements can be catered for if requested at the time of booking. We have a high chair, special child friendly utensils, facilities for warming or the refrigeration of children's meals. At this Loire farmhouse we are very flexible on times for breakfast as we want our guests to enjoy a well earned break from every day life and indulge in the peaceful surroundings.
Evening meals are available upon request at a price of 15 EUROS per person, meals are prepared by Julie & Keith using produce from their garden or locally produced. We offer an entree, plat, dessert, local wine or soft drinks & coffee. For children under 10 years the price is 8 euros. Please let us know at the time of booking if you have any specific dietary requirements. During the summer months the evening meals can be taken outside on the terrace.
The Bedrooms at the loire farmhouse:
Bedroom 1 - A large and luxurious double bedroom with sofa, writing bureau, original stone flooring, beams and exposed stone walls. En-suite shower, basin and WC. Tea & coffee making facilities are in the room, there is a TV with French channels, an alarm clock with radio and a hairdryer. This bedroom can accommodate a cot for a baby and a child or two children under the age of seven, making this an ideal family room.
Bedroom 2 - Spacious double bedroom with En-suite bath, shower, basic & WC. A beamed bedroom which has been furnished in a modern & comfortable style whilst retaining it's rustic charm. Tea & coffee making facilities are in the room, a TV , an alarm clock with radio and a hairdryer. By prior arrangement this room can be changed to a twin bedroom for two persons.
During your stay at our farmhouse why not have a rest from driving and use one of our selection of adult and children's bikes. It's amazing how much more of the countryside you will discover by "pedal power" and there are so many lovely cycle routes to be followed along the river Loire & the Thouet.