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Le Petit Bois, village Manor House near Le Mans

10 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This beautiful manoir provides a relaxing rural retreat. The garden, courtyard and grounds provide ample space to enjoy, eat alfresco, play outdoor games or just sit and unwind. The house has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a beautiful large lounge with open fire , and plenty of room to relax. Whether its a family get away or a break with friends here at Le Petit Bois you can enjoy living the French life, shopping at the villages' Sunday market, or eating out at the local gourmand restaurants, and for the active life the nearby forests and lakes provide opportunities to walk, bike, fish, sail or generally just get away. ...This beautiful manoir provides a relaxing rural retreat. The garden, courtyard and grounds provide ample space to enjoy, eat alfresco, play outdoor games or just sit and unwind. The house has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a beautiful large lounge with open fire , and plenty of room to relax. Whether its a family get away or a break with friends here at Le Petit Bois you can enjoy living the French life, shopping at the villages' Sunday market, or eating out at the local gourmand restaurants, and for the active life the nearby forests and lakes provide opportunities to walk, bike, fish, sail or generally just get away. More
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About the Owner
Rachel N
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2009
Interaction with guests
The keys will be left in a pre-arranged safe place so that you can arrive at a time to suit yourselves and let yourselves in.
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Le Petit Bois made us all feel truly French absolutely ideal for Le Mans whether racing or relaxing all of our party are still talking about the experience. Rachel (owner) left nothing to chance and was a pleasure to work with. No doubts just go...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank paulpp91
Forest N, VR Owner at Le Petit Bois, village Manor House near Le Mans, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thanks Paul! I'm so pleased that your family all enjoyed their stay! I look forward to welcoming you back to the Classic in 2 years time, as a driver again, I assume?!

Reviewed 17 September 2018

A great place to stay in the countryside near Le Mans. Two large double en suite bedrooms upstairs and a smaller, also with separate shower room and toilet, downstairs. Games barn great fun for children up to 80 years old! Lovely sitting room, and lots...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DMGarras
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful settings and scenery, we enjoyed a peaceful and relaxed long weekend and can't wait to go back! Close to restaurants, shops and stunning forests. The house has everything you need and more, comfortable and homely.

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank dawnmears
Forest N, VR Owner at Le Petit Bois, village Manor House near Le Mans, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words. I'm so happy that you enjoyed your long weekend. Perhaps you could stay a little longer next time?!

Reviewed 12 March 2014

We stayed here for a week and had the most wonderful time. The house is decorated beautifully and the setting is incredible. Home from home and we will certainly be going again! Le Petit Bois Bon Bon Bon!

Date of stay: October 2013
Thank Ianparke
Management response:Responded 21 March 2014

Thank you for your lovely review. Le Petit Bois certainly does benefit from a wonderful village setting in the French countryside. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and would love to welcome you back again.

Reviewed 10 March 2014

We recently travelled to Le Petit Bois to enjoy a long weekend with friends. The house was so easily accessible from Paris' CDG airport which is a welcome change compared to similar properties I have stayed in. Le Petit Bois felt like our home whilst...More

Date of stay: March 2014
Thank Jo B
Management response:Responded 21 March 2014

Thank you for your lovely comments about your holiday at Le Petit Bois. I'm glad that you discovered the Karting at the Alain Prost Circuit in Le Mans! Great fun! We look forward to welcoming you back to your 'home away from home'.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Game Room
Pool Table
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Perfect base to visit the area, including the towns of Le Mans, with its magnificent cathedral, medieval city and fantastic shops, Alencon, Laval with its hilltop fortress, the lake at Sille Le Guillaume with its beach and sailing facilities, the medieval village of Saint Suzanne, picturesque St Cenerie, Fresnay Sur Sarthe, or Solesmes Abbey, with its Gregorian chants and hymns. Saint Symphorien is a small friendly village of approximately 500 inhabitants located 20 minutes from Le Mans, with a boulangerie, butchers with epicerie, tennis court, boules ground and a Sunday market, selling fuit & veg, cheese, meat, fish, flowers, clothes. There is a good public open air swimming pool in Tennie, a neighbouring village, which is just 6km from the house. If you're looking for crowds and Briti...
Getting around
A car is recommended. If exploring the Plantagenet city sights and shopping in Le Mans, there is a fantastic tram network. Park at the University tram stop and hop on and off the trams.
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