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Au bord de l'eau

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17 reviews
The house
Swimming pool
Dining room
House from the river
Apperitif on the sand bank
River view from the garden
Pool side
Double bedroom with river view
Double bedroom with river view
Double bed
Twin/ Triple bedroom
Double bedroom
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6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Ousson-sur-Loire, Loiret, Centre-Val de Loire
The house is at the end of a quiet no through lane, near vineyards, in the charming mediaeval village of Ousson sur Loire. It sits on a most beautiful stretch of the river opposite a nature reserve which supports ospreys, herons and beavers. The village has two bars, a good restaurant and a great supermarket five minutes by car with wonderful fresh fish and produce.

Within five kilometres, there are three small towns Chatillon sur Loire, Bonny sur Loire and Briare that all have restaurants and hold street markets at least once a week. Excellent river fishing (local permits available), great cycle rides along the river and canals, tennis, dune buggies and canoeing nearby.
Listing #HL106562
About the Owner
Gerrard R
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Just got back from having a wonderful weeks holiday in this beautiful holiday home. The house was everything we dreamed of with beautiful views overlooking the river. There were 6 adults and 3 children aged 10, 7 and 5 in our group and it catered...More

1  Thank mcevoys
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, I am so pleased you had a great holiday .

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our family has recently spent a fantastic week at Au Bord De L'Eau. There were 12 of us, ranging in age from 3 to 68, and the house suited us very well indeed. The big advantage was that it felt like we were sharing someone's...More

Thank huxhams14
Management response:Responded 5 September 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, it makes it all worthwhile. Gerrard

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a wonderful time, the house is well-equipped, incredibly spacious and very comfortable. The bedrooms are all a good size and private. The village is quiet but there is a supermarket a 5 minute drive away, and it's...More

Thank jamesgwallis
Management response:Responded 10 May 2017

Thank you for that lovely review. Gerrard

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (2)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Well equipped fitted kitchen with cooker, 2 fridge/freezers, dishwasher, espresso/coffee machines etc. French windows open onto a terrace overlooking the river. A comfortable and light living room with lounge area, dining table and chairs opens onto a terrace with fabulous views.

The ground floor has two bedrooms, one spacious double overlooking the river, and one twin. There is a bathroom, a shower room and one separate WCs.

Upstairs, there are four bedrooms - three doubles, two overlooking the river, with basin and WC and one triple. There is separate shower room and another with WC.

On the lower level there is a utility room, two washing machine, ironing board and a second fridge/freezer,and a large games room for the children, teenagers and childish adults. It includes a tabl...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The property is not to be used for parties, hen nights, stag nights etc
    1 Full bath
    2 Half baths
    2 Showers
    1 Crib
    4 Fulls
    5 Twins
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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 2 nights
GBP 180
11 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Peak Summer 2018
7 nights --
GBP 2,200
2 Sep 2018 -
16 Sep 2018
Peak Summer 2018
7 nights --
GBP 900
17 Sep 2018 -
27 Oct 2018
Peak Summer 2018
3 nights
GBP 150
GBP 800
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$1,309 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Ousson is a pretty village on the banks of the Loire, just 5 km from the main autoroute (A77) to Paris.
See site http://ousson-sur-loire.com/rdl01.htm for further information.

There is a microlight and conoe base 5km up stream in Beaulieu, where they drop of and collect your party for hourly to several day excursions. Biking is great along the river banks and canals.

For bird lovers, there are around two hundred different species including the short toed eagle, Osprey, hoopoe, herons, egrets, cormorants...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Orly and Charles de Gaules: 170.0 km
Railway: Briare: 5.0 km
Ferry: Calais: 470.0 km
Nearest airport: Orly and Charles de Gaulle Paris (170km and 190km)
Nearest Train station : Briare (5km)
Nearest autoroute A77(5km) direct to Paris
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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