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Les Petites Cigognes

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La Colombe
Excellent
5 reviews
La Colombe
La Colombe living area (upgraded 2016)
Fabulous heated pool and spacious terraced area, typifying everything at Les Petites Cigognes
View from La Colombe garden
La Colombe dining area
La Colombe kitchen
La Colombe master bedroom
La Colombe Master bedroom en-suite
La Colombe twin bedroom
La Colombe twin bedroom en-suite
A typical shower unit
The pool is large enough for swimming, games or just relaxing
Relax in and around the large heated pool
Enjoying the pool
Relax in the shade under the trees around the boules court
The long barn in the Spring
The boules court in the courtyard
Across our fields in the Autumn
Sunset at Les Petites Cigognes
Les Petites Cigognes in winter
Across the pool from the gite gardens
La Colombe garden
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Overview
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Cussay, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire
La Colombe has two en-suite bedrooms to accommodate up to four guests. It is a luxurious and comfortable conversion with all the character of the original stables was fully re-decorated in Spring 2013. On the ground floor is the living room and kitchen. A pair of sofas face a log-burner, which makes this home cosy and comfortable in winter. English TV and an ipod/iphone docking station and CD player are provided. The fully fitted kitchen has a dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, electric coffee machine, fridge/freezer, hob and oven. Upstairs are the two bedrooms. Each has its own ensuite bathroom and a fan for use in the hot weather. The master bedroom has fabulous views across the surrounding countryside. La Colombe has its own private garden with patio, table and chairs with a modern, large, Weber gas barbecue for outdoor dining an... Read more
About the Owner, Ian and Sandra A
Languages spoken: English, French
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL210705
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SeeThatTh...
Paris, France
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We've had a great week's vacation at Les Colombe. The gite strikes a good balance between rustic charm and comfort in its approach to renovation. It's extremely clean, featuring solid furniture, above-average fittings and is well supplied. We visited in October; definitely not pool weather, but we were able to enjoy the log-fire. We found the gite sufficiently well-insulated so...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write an extremely positive review.We were really pleased that La Colombe met all your needs, especially those for your young family.We look forward to seeing you again in the future, perhaps when the heated pool is open. Ian and Sandra

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JennyLabb...
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2015 for a stay in November 2014

Lovely gite, clean and comfortable. Great hosts. Beautiful setting. The weekend could not have been better.

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Margaret8...
Darlington, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
72 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Beautiful comfortable gite, which we had for a month, big enough for friends to join us for one week. Well equipped, clean and very peaceful. Near enough to Descartes to pop in for shopping and restaurants. Good position for visiting the quiter part of Southern Loire. We explored the lesser known chateaus and towns which were less touristy, but medieval...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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 night Per week
Default 4 nights
$115
GBP 70
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29 Jul 2017 -
25 Aug 2017
Summer
7 nights --
$1,443
GBP 875
26 Aug 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
Late Summer
7 nights --
$824
GBP 500
2 Sep 2017 -
22 Sep 2017
Early Autumn
4 nights
$107
GBP 65
$693
GBP 420
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About the neighbourhood
Cussay is a small village mid-way between Descartes and Ligueil. It has an excellent boulangerie (bread shop) and a fantastic restaurant.<BR><BR>Descartes is a 5 minute drive from Les Petites Cigognes. It is named after the famous philosopher René Descartes and there is a museum in the centre of town dedicated to his work, life story and extensive travels. Every Sunday morning there is an excellent market with a range of local produce available. Descartes lies on the River Creuse, along which there is a very pleasant walk through the pretty municipal gardens. The gardens are part of the local Parc des Loisirs in which there is an excellent outdoor swimming complex, crazy golf, canoeing on the river and children’s play area. Within the park there is an area containing llam... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Tours: 50.0 km
Railway: Tours: 50.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 300.0 km
Les Petites Cigognes is easilly accessible by car, only 20 minutes from the A10 Exit 25 south of Tours. Travel from northern France and Belgium ports (P and O Ferries, LD line, DFDS) and the Channel Tunnel via the A16, A28 and A10. Autoroutes from the western ports of Dieppe (LD Line), Le Havre (LD Line) and Caen (Brittany Ferries) are now fully completed.<BR><BR>The nearest airports are Poitiers and Tours, both approximately 50 minutes from Les Petites Cigognes. Car hire is available from both airports.<BR><BR>Tours is becoming a major hub for budget airline routes. Ryanair fly from Stansted, Manchester and Dublin to Tours. From Tours there are flights to Marseilles in the south of France and Porto in Portugal. <BR><BR>Ryanair flies to Poitiers fr... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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