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2 Bedroom Gite @ La Grande Maison
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You have full use of the facilities and 3 acre grounds of La Grande Maison Kitchen Diner
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2 Bedroom Gite @ La Grande Maison
You have full use of the facilities and 3 acre grounds of La Grande Maison
Kitchen Diner
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Dining Table
Shower Room
The River
View from the bedrooms
La Grande Maison
The Garden
The Garden Kitchen at La Grande Maison
The Games Room
The Terrace at La Grande Maison
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Pas-De-Jeu, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Sophie M
Paris, France
2 reviews
“Warm welcome and excellent value”
Reviewed 13 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014

I highly recommend this gîte. We have stayed in both the one bed and the two bed gîtes when visiting family in the area. They are situated in a beautiful old house in a stunning part of the Loire region, near two small towns (useful for shopping) as well as countless beautiful châteaux to visit. On each occasion we have received a very warm welcome from our host, Ben, and have enjoyed a very comfortable stay. Both gîtes are very well equipped which make them perfect for travelling with teenagers and small children (as we do). We really appreciated the modern comforts in a charming, traditional setting. We have already recommended the gîte to our friends and family and look forward to staying there again soon!

Travelling group: Young Children
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DizzieLiz...
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“2nd visit in two years. Planning next year already!”
Reviewed 11 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Our 2nd visit to La Grande Maison was as good if not better than last year. With 4 friends in tow this time, we BBQed each night, enjoying epic table tennis, pool & jenga contests with wine from our trips to Loire vineyards and mouth watering delights from local markets (Tuesday in Loudun, Friday in Thouars). Supermarkets in both towns are superb.

The charm of La Grande Maison Starts from the moment you arrive with warm greetings from Ben, Billie, Ella, the ducks & the hens. Evenings have a lovely community ambiance.

The 2 bed gite is well equipt for 2 couples. A spacious bathroom and lovely shower. The BBQ is great for outdoor dining.

Things to do...Highly recommend Alain for wine tours. He will pick you up from the gite. Chinon and Saumur make nice day trips. A walk (or run) along La Dive river is a great way to build an appetite for dinner!

We'll be back next year for sure. Thanks Ben & Billie.

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John T
Widnes, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great Hosts, Gite and grounds.”
Reviewed 14 August 2012 for a stay in July 2012

On arrival at the Gite we were met by Ben who then proceeded to give the tour of the grounds and Gite.

The Gite was perfectly adequate for the duration of the stay. it provided a clean and comfortable place to stay.

The main grounds and house cannot be seen on arrival at the gite ( Which is accessed from the front of the building) , but are revealed when passing through large wooden doors from the frontage of the building.

The grounds where the perfect place for an evening barbecue - A small barbecue area is provided with gas barbecue available if required ( Gas provided )

Our Hosts Ben and Billie treated us like part of the family and the hospitality was tremendous.

There is also a games room which our 6 Year old son enjoyed the use of ( Pool table and table Tennis). The main source of excitement for the kids was the large gardens with tree swing where they could happily play together. Our Children Freya and Lewis made some good new new friends.

Further down the garden ( through a gate ) there is access to the river where it was possible to swim or just relax under the shade of the trees at the river bank.

The only minor drawback of the 2 bedroom Gite was its proximity to the road. There was some traffic noise ( however this did abate during the evening and night and didn't cause any problems with sleep)

The Gite is located between Thouars and Loudun - which both have supermarkets. Thouars has a traditional market on a Friday, which is worth visiting. Other areas of interest are close at hand such as the town of Chinon and things that Kids enjoy such as the various theme parks and Zoos which are close at hand. The small town of Montreuil - Bellay is also a good bet for an evening meal.

Thanks for a Great Holiday

John, Sarah, Freya and Lewis

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UGARTE0
Lemoiz, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 26 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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Liked best: Los jardines de la casa y la hospitalidad y buen gusto de los dueños.
Liked least: El baño resultaba pequeño para 5 personas.
Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
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