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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Chinon, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire
La 'Marissou' is a privately-owned gite 3*** situated in the pretty village of Huismes on the 'Loire a velo' cycle route, a short drive from Chinon and within easy reach of the vineyards and the Chateaux of the Loire.
The gite has two en-suite bedrooms. a sitting room with direct access to one of the three terraced gardens.
The kitchen is fully equipped so you can exercise your culinary skills and eat at the large dining room table or in the garden with a sheltered lean-to, whilst preparing a barbecue.
Listing #HL459148
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2015
Interaction with guests
We are born and we live in Chinon, so we know perfectly the area ! we will welcome you to explain you the gite but also the area and what you can visit and enjoy during your stay : Châteaux, Gardens, wineries, restaurants, bars, markets... all you need to be happy !
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

A welcome surprise to find such a comfortable and well equipped gite in a pleasant quiet environment with a private garden and easy access to a great diversity of attractions in the locality. This is a professionally run gite by very helpful owners. We appreciated...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank billydelize
Adventurer572464, VR Owner at LA MAISON MARISSOU, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Good evening and thank you for your nice comment. It is true that we are hospitality professionals but it is especially the chance to meet people like you who motivate us to welcome people from around the world who come to stay at Maison Marissou....More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

The property was charming and Francoise, the owner, was very welcoming. Huismes is a lovely French village with a baker, butcher and bar. It's very close to the Loire and Loire a Velo route, and you can easily visit towns like Chinon and Saumur, and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ambassador498954
Adventurer572464, VR Owner at LA MAISON MARISSOU, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Merci beaucoup for your nice review ! we are pleased to know that you enjoyed the area but it is true that the Loire Valley is a nice place to bike and discover the countryside and the chateaux. Thanks again and we look forward to...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had the great pleasure of renting Marissou for a month in January. Starting with our warm welcome and orientation from the congenial hosts, to our departure several weeks later, we found great comfort and joy in this delightful gite. Though it's located near the...More

Date of stay: January 2018
2  Thank sarahspassport
Management response:Responded 13 February 2018
Google Translation

Merci beaucoup Sarah and Bruce ! I reply in french and you know why !! Bientôt vous serez français !...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    1 Twin
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$317 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The property is surrounded by vineyards and wine tasting is within easy reach on foot. Guided wine tours (in English) can also be arranged locally. Designated cycle routes and nature trails are right on the doorstep with routes that take you through the picturesque villages of the Loire. Fishing, canoeing, horse riding and tennis are all available locally and for keen golfers there is an excellent golf course approx 30 mins away. During the summer months there is in excess of 40 festivals, galas and brocantes held in the area providing lots of local color. Locally there are plenty of supermarkets, boulangeries, shops, bars and restaurants and a variety of weekly markets close by.
Getting around
From the gite you can easily visit the most important spots of the Loire Valley.
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: CHINON: 7.0 km
Depuis Chinon, prendre la D16.
Located 7 miles from Chinon.
International Airport Tours Val de Loire is less than 50 km, and a few kilometers from the A10, A85 and A28.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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