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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Chinon, Loire Valley, 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 a wood-burning stove and 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 few hours
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 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

2  Thank sarahspassport
Management response:Responded 13 February 2018
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Merci beaucoup Sarah and Bruce ! I reply in french and you know why !! Bientôt vous serez français !...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The cottage is charming, spotlless and in a beautiful village ! We loved the people who owned it, which is always a bonus. Would return in a heartbeat !

Thank Laurie M
Management response:Responded 19 October 2017

Merci for this perfect review ! We hope to welcome you again in this beautiful village and it was also a great pleasure to meet you and share good moments with you. A bientot ! Françoise, Martine et Laurent

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The owner Francoise is a walking encyclopedia of the region, gave us great tips of where to go and what to do. The house itself was perfect with modern facilities, but still managed to retain its warm character. The quality of the furnishings and fittings...More

Thank Milady2812
Management response:Responded 19 October 2017

Merci dear "Milady family" ! we look forward to seeing you again as you will be back. We are pleased to meet you and do not forget that you have more visits to do and more wine and food to enjoy ! Also, the "rabbit"...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • 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
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa 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 Twins
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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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
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EUR 580
30 Jun 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
7 nights --
EUR 720
1 Sep 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
5 nights
EUR 77
EUR 540
3 Nov 2018 -
19 Apr 2019
4 nights
EUR 58
EUR 410
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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.
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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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