This charming apartment forms the ground floor of a cottage situated in the grounds of the beautiful Manoir d'Anjou in the Loire Valley, (see 49001).
With access to all the grounds and gardens as well as the heated pool (12m x 5m), it sleeps two and has a double bedroom, a sitting room with sofa bed and a kitchen / dining room.
The location is ideal for exploring the châteaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley and is only 3 miles from the historic town of Saumur with its famous château, on an island on the Loire. The narrow streets with a selection of shops bars and restaurants are waiting to be explored.
A warm welcome is assured by the charming resident owners who will be happy to advise you on places to visit and things to do.
Kitchen / dining room;
Electric oven and hob, dishwasher and washing machine.
Sofa and table and chairs. Door to terrace and garden.
Living room with TV and DVD player, Wi-Fi, desk, sofa and doors to garden and terrace.
Separate WC with sink.
Bedroom, double with ensuite WC, roll-top bath, separate shower and hand basin.
Terrace and garden with table and chairs;
Extensive grounds and gardens.
Shared use of owners' solar-heated pool 12m x 5m.
Calendar 2016 - 2017
|From||To||Weekly rental rates||Euros||Sterling *||US Dollars *|
|27/08/2016||01/10/2016||September||€ 650||£ 556||$ 725|
|01/10/2016||17/12/2016||October to December||€ 600||£ 513||$ 670|
|07/01/2017||29/04/2017||January to April||€ 600||£ 513||$ 670|
|29/04/2017||01/07/2017||May & June||€ 700||£ 599||$ 781|
|01/07/2017||02/09/2017||July & August||€ 1,000||£ 855||$ 1,116|
|02/09/2017||30/09/2017||September||€ 650||£ 556||$ 725|
|30/09/2017||16/12/2017||December||€ 600||£ 513||$ 670|
|Refundable Security Bond||€ 150|
- * Sterling & US Dollar rates are provided only as a guide. Rentals are payable in Euros.
- Prices are for the rental of the entire property above, per week.
- Bookings run from Saturday 4:00pm to Saturday 10:00am.
- Neither Pure France nor the property owner are liable for any loss or interruption of internet service.
- No smoking in the property.
- Bookings include linen and towels.
- Electricity and utilities are not included from start October until end April - payable locally.
The property is located 3 miles from Saumur on the Loire river.
Saumur lies equidistant between Angers and Tours (both worth a visit) and is approximately 2½ hours from Paris.
Saumur is one of the most charming towns in the whole region. Not too big, not too small. You'll find all amenities there and be spoilt with the choice of café bars and restaurants. Numerous cultural events and fetes during the summer.
Great views from the famous château.
Well-known riding school has annual shows in July.
Within easy driving distance there are châteaux, each with their own style and charm - from the medieval period through the 19th century.
Writers and painters have been inspired by the castles of the Loire, with the Château d'Ussé being one of the most famous as it was the inspiration for Charles Perrault's folk tale of Sleeping Beauty.
Caen ferry port - 3 hours.
Saint-Malo ferry port - 3½ hours.
Calais - 5½ hours.
Chinon, its castle overlooking the Vienne and the old town make for a lovely day excursion.
The 12th century Royal Abbey of Fontevraud is where Henry II, Eleanor of Acquitaine and their son, Richard the Lionhearted, are buried.
Saumur has a 9-hole golf course and Fontevraud's 18-hole course is in a beautiful location.
Horse riding, canoeing on the Loire, tennis, biking and more are all available close by. Bike and canoe rentals are easy to arrange.
Don't miss the Vegetable Market Sunday mornings in Montsoreau for a taste of an authentic French market. Relax on the terrasse of the local cafés bordering the Loire River while reading La Dame de Montsoreau - Alexander Dumas' celebrated heroine.
The elegant church built in the 12th and 13th centuries in nearby Candes-Saint-Martin is exquisite.
« Firstly a big thank you to you for a lovely holiday. The apartment is great and the owners are excellent hosts! » Emma Kelly