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“Perfect, clean and quiet.”
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Chinon, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire

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Plokk p
1 review
“Perfect, clean and quiet.”
Reviewed 4 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Very friendly welcome with a delicous bottle of local rose and homemade jam in the fridge. Clean and spacious. Good walking and biking opportunities in the area.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
6 May 2017
Merci for your review : it was a great pleasure to welcome you at la Genestine ! we hope to see you again in the future for more walking and biking ! A bientôt !
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JulieJohn...
Lancashire, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Mrs”
Reviewed 15 September 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We stayed at Genestine at the end of June. We had found the property through Trip Advisor & we've got to admit we weren't disappointed. A beautiful Gite in a beautiful part of France.
It was fully equipped & if anything was not then it was a simple matter of ringing the owners who came round.
I would certainly recommend it & we hope to return soon

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Management Response
20 Sep 2016
Bonsoir and thank you very much for your report and for taking the time to comment on your stay. This is so nice to have this kind of feedback and we really look forward to seeing you again in the Loire Valley !
Amitiés from the Loire Valley
Françoise, Martine et Laurent
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AdrianKF
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Yet another great week in great accomodation”
Reviewed 13 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

This is the second time we have stayed at one of Laurent, Francoise and Martine's properties, last year we stayed at La Marrisou in Huismes. Again this didn't disappoint, it is in a quiet tranquil setting and is beautifully presented with everything you need, it is clear that they take great pride in their properties. Having holidayed in France for a number of years their properties are by far the best we have stayed in and the attention to detail is amazing. The pool was great and kids spent a great deal of time in it. My parents stayed in the adjoining property which was just as impressive.

You are met by the owners who show you around and are willing to impart their knowledge of the local area, they also leave a small welcome hamper, and the Jam (that is homemade) was lovely. We took our own bikes but there were four bikes available to use, and access to the cycle route is only 100 metres away

I was reluctant to write a review as I want to make sure that we can get a booking there next year, and would like to keep this cottage a secret!!!!

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Liked best: How well presented the property is
Liked least: nothing
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
13 Aug 2016
ouh la la ! thanks so much for this nice review ! we always feel better when faithfull customers tell us we are not disapointing them even with another cottage ! Of course we look forward to seeing you again next year, you and your beautiful and so nice family. .. For this, do not forget to make your reservation in advance and thanks again to not keep this cottage a secret !
A très bientot and amitié to all your family.
Françoise, Martine et Laurent
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Annette B
Westlake, Ohio
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“This cottage is a tranquil treasure in the Loire Valley.”
Reviewed 31 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

This is the second time we've stayed in the beautiful Cottage Genestine a la Bellivierre and we enjoyed every minute. Complete with all the conveniences, including a private swimming pool, this
cottage is a peaceful and pristine respite after a busy day of sightseeing in the Loire Valley. We highly recommend this location and can't wait to return on our next trip to France!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
3 Aug 2016
Thank you very much for your comment. It was a great pleasure to welcome you again to Genestine and share good times with you.
You enjoyed everything that the cottage can offer you and we are very happy for this.
Of course, we look forward to seeing you again a third time to La Genestine!
Please take care and all the best
Françoise, Martine et Laurent
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Julia L
Preston, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Lovely place to stay”
Reviewed 3 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

A lovely Gite in a lovely quiet area. It is very well equipped with everything you could need. It has its own pool and there are lots of seating areas around the Gite so that you can feel quite secluded. Laurent and his sisters were very welcoming indeed and Laurent spoke extremely good english. Chinon is the nearest big town and there are lots of things to see and do, some lovely places to eat, and the castle is worth a visit. Overall a lovely place to stay and we will e returning.

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Jul 2016
Bonjour à tous les quatre !
Thank you for taking the time to post your comment about your stay at the Genestine. We are glad to know you keep a fond memory of the place and that you will be returning in the future. For the next time, promised, we will order the sun ! Your comment describes what makes us happy : offering a nice stay for travellers and the desire to come back to Chinon !
Merci again and see you again in the future !
Françoise, Martine et Laurent
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