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La Lavande

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Saumur, Maine et Loire, Pays de la Loire
La Lavande is situated within the famous wine growing area of Saumur Champigny and you can follow the touristic route of vines to find us. Being south of the river it is far enough to enjoy good sunny summer weather with its own mini micro climate.
This spacious gite with one double bedroom and a family bedroom make it ideal for families with flexible accommodation plenty of outdoor space in the gardens & prairie covering 2 acres. The Pool Garden has a 10 x 5 metre swimming pool with patio for alfresco dining, and shaded areas for quiet rest & reading.
Listing #HL154513
About the Owner
John & Margaret A
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2011
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed here with our two daughters, 9 & 14, for one week in late August. The weather was scorching at 35 degrees most days so the swimming pool and the coolness inside the gite were very welcome relief. The owners kept us supplied with...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank JSDLHarts
Management response:Responded 3 September 2016

Hi Sarah, Glad to hear you arrived home safely and thank you for leaving La Lavande clean and tidy. It was a pleasure having you with us. It continues hot and sunny. Kind regards, John & Margaret

Reviewed 27 August 2014

We have just returned from our family holiday to La Lavande. Fantastic location with beautiful gite and a warm, friendly welcome from English owners, John and Margaret. Would thoroughly recommend this gite. Comfortable and well equipped in a fantastic area of France.

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank Nicky H
Management response:Responded 1 March 2016

It was a pleasure having you stay and thank you for the kind words. The wine harvest for 2014 and 2015 are excellent.

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Reviewed 23 August 2014

Our family (two adults and three children ) stayed here in late July 2014. We had a wonderful time! The property is a lovely old building that is well kept with a lovely garden around it. The has was well equipped but also very charming...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank pantant
Management response:Responded 1 March 2016

Thank you for the kind words it was a delight having you stay. The wine harvest for 2014 and 2015 have produced an excellent wine. Hope to see you in 2016.

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
There is a heated towel rail in the shower room & all the other rooms have electric radiators.
In the lounge there is a sofabed which would sleep another 2 if needed.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    4 Twins
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: $275 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Other dates & times can be arranged, please do not hesitate to ask.

Payment by bank transfer, details will be sent on request.
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About the neighbourhood
Twinned with Warwick England and Verdun Germany the historical town of Saumur is set along the banks of the Loire River. The château dominates the region with its lofty position above the river, and the historic town spread beneath its feet offering excellent restaurants, interesting shops, brocantes,quaint squares and sunny bars to sit and watch the world go by.

Saturday is market day with its wonderful array of fresh breads, fruits, vegetables, flowers, meat, fish, cheese and livestock, plus a great variety of interesting gadgets and treasures.

Saumur is also home to the famous Cadre Noir, the National Equestrian School of the elite French Cavalry, the remarkable horsemanship of the Cavalry can been seen between April & October at regularly held shows.
With many activities, exhi...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers and Tours: 65.0 km
By Sea:-P&O and Sea France operate crossings between Dover and Calais.
Britanny Ferries operate crossings between Portsmouth and Caen , St Malo and Cherbourg & between Plymouth and Roscoff.
LD Lines operate crossings between Portsmouth and Le Havre

Eurotunnel:-Quick, half hourly crossings through the channel tunnel between Folkestone and Calais

By Car:- From Calais and Boulogne by autoroute to Rouen and from Rouen to Saumur.
From Caen and Le Havre you join the motorway system between Rouen and Allençon.

By Air:- Ryanair flights from London (Stanstead) and Dublin Airport to Tours.
Ryanair flights from Stanstead, Edinburgh and Birmingham to Poitiers.
Ryanair flights from Stanstead London, East Midlands Dublin and Bournemouth to Nantes.
Current flight information is subject to...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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