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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 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

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

From the moment we were greeted so warmly by the owners, to our reluctant departure a week later, everything was perfect. The gîte is fully equipped for a perfect stay, with excellent cooking facilities and equipment, a comfortable and cosy sitting room and two bedrooms...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank 993michaelo993
Management response:Responded 16 October 2017

Merci beaucoup for your nice review. You well explained, our home, our village. You enjoyed the style, decor, ambiance very French of our house. You will be always welcome, and we keep good memories of you. We look forward to seeing you again in the...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

This would have to be the best accommodation we have stayed at in two lengthy trips to France. Maison Marissou provides for all your needs. Nothing is forgotten to make your stay in this lovely place comfortable. The hosts, Francoise, Martine and Laurent are as...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank ChrisO1947
Management response:Responded 15 October 2017

Thank you for this nice review : we are glad you enjoyed la Maison Marissou and the area. It was a great pleasure to meet you. We do hope to see you again in the future. Merci again ! Françoise, Martine et Laurent

Reviewed 1 October 2017

We loved this gite! We felt we were living the French life for the one week we stayed. It was just perfect in every way. We loved the three levels and how much was packed into each floor. The added feature of lights going on...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank MLKen
Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

Merci Mary Lou !! your report is just amazing and we were very touched by everything you wrote. You have taken advantage of the region and especially the local shops available in Huismes which is very good to know and enjoy the real French life....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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