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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Huismes, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire
La 'Marissou' is a privately-owned gite situated in the pretty village of Huismes on the 'Loire a velo' cycle route, a short drive from Chinon and within easy reach of the vineyards and the Chateaux of the Loire.
The gite has two en-suite bedrooms. a sitting room with a wood-burning stove and direct access to one of the three terraced gardens.
The kitchen is fully equipped so you can exercise your culinary skills and eat at the large dining room table or in the garden with a sheltered lean-to, whilst preparing a barbecue.
Listing #FKN6697355
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2015
Interaction with guests
We are born and we live in Chinon, so we know perfectly the area ! We will welcome you to explain you the gite but also the area and what you can visit and enjoy during your stay : châteaux, gardens, wineries, restaurants, bars, markets... all you need to be happy and relax !
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

We absolutely loved this place and would definitely go back there. It is superbly clean and the kitchen was extremely well kitted out. The whole place is decorated very charmingly and highlights the ancient character of the house while still feeling contemporary, clean and spacious...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Ilse H
Management response:Responded 9 January 2017

Merci Ilse for this nice review ! You did our job as you mentionned all the details regarding our gite and it is just perfect ! We will be pleased to see you again in the future : your stay was definitively to short to...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017
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Date of stay: May 2017
Management response:Responded 31 May 2017
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Reviewed 1 January 2017
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Date of stay: December 2016
Management response:Responded 2 January 2017
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
3 Nov 2018 -
19 Apr 2019
4 nights
20 Apr 2019 -
31 May 2019
5 nights
1 Jun 2019 -
27 Sep 2019
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About the neighbourhood
The property is surrounded by vineyards and wine tasting is within easy reach on foot. Guided wine tours (in english) can also be arranged locally.
Designated cycles routes and nature trails are right on the doorstep with routes that take you through the picturesque villages of the Loire.
Fishing, canoeing, horse riding and tennis are all available locally and for keen golfers there is an excellent golf course approx 30 minutes away.
During the summer months, there is in excess of 40 festivals, galas and brocante held in the area providing lots of local color.
Locally there are plenty of supermarkets, boulangeries, shops, bards and restaurants and a variety of weekly markets close by.
Getting around
From the gite you can easily visit the most important spots of the Loire Valley. We are perfectly located to explore the Loire Valley : the towns of Chinon, Bourgueil, Saumur, Montsoreau, Candes Saint Martin, are all nearby.
Famous Châteaux in the area include Azay le Rideau, Rigny Ussé, Villandry, Chenonceau and Amboise.
All are easily reached by car and take you along breathtaking countryside and pretty villages.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: TOURS: 45.0 km
Railway: CHINON: 6.0 km
UK direct flights operate into area regional airports : TOURS - ANGERS - POITIERS and NANTES.
We recommend arranging a car in advance in conjunction with your flights. Car hire is available at airports.
You can also catch a TGV to TOURS SAINT PIERRE DES CORPS train stations where you can rent a car.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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