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LA MAISON MARISSOU

60 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
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. ...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. More
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About the Owner
DUTHEIL F
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
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
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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 !

Date of stay: May 2017
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

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

Date of stay: October 2017
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

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
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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.
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