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LA MAISON MARISSOU

61 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 30 July 2015

On the Saturday morning, we took the fast ferry from Portsmouth to Le Havre, and then travelled down the motorways (A28, A11, A85) arriving for 1730. Françoise and Martine met us, and were impressed by my partner's French, and sympathetic to my lack of French....More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Keith20E
Management response:Responded 4 August 2015

Bonjour et merci pour votre commentaire ! We are very happy to read your impressions of la Maison Marissou which is a place apart .... With you the welcome was very easy and you too, you will be part of the good memories of this...More

Reviewed 27 July 2015

We stayed at La Maison Marissou for one week. Francoise, Laurent and Martine welcomed us very warmly and gave us all the necessary information about the gite, the village and the area. They speak excellent English, but we were keen to try to improve our...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Gill H
Management response:Responded 4 August 2015

Bonjour à tous les deux. To welcome you was very pleasant too ! Thank you for your kindness. We are always very happy to know that our customers have had a great time at la Maison Marissou. Also the village of Huismes makes this place...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

The gite is very well equipped and the owners are very helpful in providing anything that's missing. Wine, milk, butter and home made jam all waiting for us and the owners gave us a full tour and introduction to the property and the village facilities....More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank SFSussex
Management response:Responded 14 July 2015

Bonsoir Susan thank you very much for your nice comment, I obviously passed to my sisters! You have left us a beautiful memory. We are delighted that your stay Huismes went smoothly despite the exceptional heat that period, but everything is back in order, you...More

Reviewed 26 June 2015

Loved this home! Owners met us upon arrival to greet us and show us how things work, plus suggestions on best places to visit. The entire house was meticulous, bright and cheerful with window boxes to look out on. The kitchen and bathrooms were modern...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank daffodil640
Management response:Responded 14 July 2015

Cher Ami Many thanks for this review, it is always with pleasure that we welcome you, as we would be welcomed. The most; it is the village, very central with these artisan shops, which offer top quality products. We hope to see again in the...More

Reviewed 24 June 2015

we stayed for one week after spending 4 weeks in other parts of France. this was by far the best accommodation we experienced. Francoise, Martine & Laurent were very welcoming, helpful & professional in the service they provided. Le Marissou was spacious, comfortable, provided all...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank geoff b
Management response:Responded 25 June 2015

Bonjour or "Good Day" ! Coming from the other "side of the world" to discover a country, traditions, while choosing lodgings, can sometimes hold some surprises. You found us through the Internet, because we are in the Loire Valley, and the good reputation of la...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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