We had a super week here, using it as a base to do some shorter family cycles.
The cottage is extremely well equipped with all you could need. The garden is sunny and secluded, and the undercover barbecue area would be great to eat outside if it rained. The house is on three floors, so the owners made up the attic room for the parents, and the kids slept on the middle level - bathrooms are on the middle and top levels. The middle level also open onto the garden, since ithe cottage is built against a small hill. The kitchen is large and new, and a large utility room is behind. Wifi was great and there were many good things, some of which we used: games, DVDs, satellite TV, sun loungers, countless books, etc.
Location-wise it is 1km from the main Loire cycle route. It is situated on a spur off the main route,that goes to Chinon. Huismes is a few kilometres from Chinon. Huismes is a small village, but there's the essentials, a small shop, boulangerie, etc. We cycled to Langeais from the cottage (19km one way), but since much of that was on a shared car-bike section, after that, we drove to car-free parts of the cycle track, such as Tours-Villandry and Souzay-Saumur, both of which were perfect.
The owners were very caring and attentive, but not intrusive - they are not based in Huismes, and we saw them at check-in and check-out with a couple of text messages in between.
Overall, highly recommended!
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One if the best places we've stayed in France, beautiful accommodation with everything you could want plus more! Excellent quality and value for money.