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Castel du Plessis Gerbault

Manor House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Chinon, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire
Castel du Plessis Gerbault is in a very picturesque site located slope side of the left bank of the river Vienne.
It faces the old fortress of Chinon. It overlooks a hamlet consisting in part of the chapel seignorial in a vineyard at 2km from Chinon.

Chinon is a lovely medieval town where you can find all shops : food stores, decoration shops, clothing and also excellent restaurants. A market is held in the city every Sunday and Thursday morning.

You enter the Castel at ground floor, in a large lounge/dining room, in the centre of which is a monumental carved fireplace. The lounge is furnished with a comfortable sofa and armchairs. Two great buffets are in the dining room as well as the TV and the HIFI system.
There is an outdoor swimming pool ( 8 m x 4 m)

There is a barbecue and a garden furniture outside on the lawn by the pool.
Listing #HL82525
About the Owner
Philippine B
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:60%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2009
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

My family have just enjoyed a wonderful week in this amazing property with expansive views across the vineyard to Chinon. So spacious, well equipped, and peaceful. We took advantage of the pool, and the situation is ideal for access to the amazing history and wines...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Quest658151
Aby37, VR Owner at Castel du Plessis Gerbault, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Many thanks for this review. It was a pleasure to welcome you

Reviewed 11 September 2012

We arrived to find a bottle of the local (local, as in vines on your doorstep) wine, which was delicious! The house itself is quite magical, with a spiral staircase and magnificent mediaeval-style (working) fireplace. The pool was refreshing - just what you need on...More

Date of stay: September 2012
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Reviewed 7 September 2011

My wife and I with our two boys aged 9 and 11, loved staying in a big place that gave us a sense of staying in a "castle" in the countryside, all by ourselves. This was good value for the great experience and space outside...More

Date of stay: July 2011
3  Thank PeteandJan384
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, oven and microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, coffee maker, kettle, toaster and a separate toilet.

The 1st floor consists of 2 bedrooms : the blue room with 2 single beds and the yellow room with 1 double bed and 1 single bed. A bathroom with bath, shower and dry towels, a separate toilet.

On the 2nd floor, is the guest room with a double bed and a shower room.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Smoking is allowed outside.
The heating is on your charge between october and april (included).
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    3 Twins
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
3 Nov 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
7 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
7 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
8 Feb 2019
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €300 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Heating when needed is an extra charge.
A tourist tax is to be paid on your arrival as well as the damage deposit
You can take advantage of the housework at the end of stay (100 €)
Bed and toilet linen are included
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About the neighbourhood
The medieval fortress of Chinon is an extraordinary place to visit for it's been just rebuilt and the view on the old town and the river is so amazing. The 'battellerie' museum as well as the ' musée animé du vin' will show you the boats of the river and the wine of Chinon.

You will find a cinema, a dancing and of course a few bars. Different kind of restaurants, traditionnal French food, Italian, Chinese, fish restaurant are waiting for you.

On the first week end of August, a medieval market takes place with inhabitants dressed up in medieval clothes and showing medieval activities around the town.

At mid august the ancient market is here to show old cars with people again dressed up in old clothes. There is also an old fashion parade with fancy cars and lovely baro...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Tours airport: 50.0 km
Railway: Chinon: 3.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 280.0 km
Get a flight from London to Tours (ryanair). A coach service is available at the airport to go to the station.

Then get a train from Tours to Chinon. Then a taxi to go to the Castel. Or, rent a car.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 200.0 km.
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