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“Perfect location for the Loire Valley”
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Review of Le Clos de Bel Air

The gite and terrace overlooks the rose garden
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24 reviews
The gite and terrace overlooks the rose garden
Rose garden from main residence
Border next to gite (May)
Border and path to children's play area
entrance to Gite
Gite from front
Above ground pool
beautiful wooded area separates rose garden from children's play area
Kitchen
Dining area
living room area
view of kitchen from dining area
Double room with shower en suite
Double room with shower en suite (2)
Large bedroom (2)
Large bedroom
Route de Fougeres and gite plus main house
owner lives adjacent and avaiable for advice and any help required
Chateau in Cheverny minutes away
Chateau de Villandry and motor museum 30 minutes away
Fougeres
Owner's Property
Hot air balloons come by morning and evening
Blois
Gite from Magnolia Grande Flora
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Cormeray, Loire Valley, Centre-Val de Loire

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Excellent - based on 24 reviews
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CliveandG...
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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“Perfect location for the Loire Valley”
Reviewed 18 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Extremely comfortable and clean. Diane and Bill were excellent hosts and were very helpful with plenty of suggestions. Their knowledge of the area was first rate from chateaus to markets, golf courses to dining. Take bikes if you can as the terrain is pretty flat. Blois was a fascinating city full of history. Chateau at Chiverny was close by and well worth a visit as was Chambord.

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Liked best: Relaxing atmosphere
Liked least: Too short a stay
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Lukki777
Southampton, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Great property and location with friendly owners”
Reviewed 5 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Having arrived after a 10 hour journey we were pleasantly surprised to find Le Clos de Bel Air very clean and well equipped. We were met by Bill and Diane, who were very friendly, they showed us the essentials and then were available throughout our stay for any extra information we needed on the gites or the surrounding area. We managed to fill a week visiting several Chateaux and local towns and never travelled more than about 40 minutes to anywhere making it a great location, also 5 minutes away are several supermarkets in Contres.
Overall I would definitely recommend Le Clos de Bel Air as a holiday home.

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Travelling group: Extended Family
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grahamand...
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
1 review
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“A tick in each of our boxes and everything worked !!”
Reviewed 17 July 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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We ask a few simple questions before we book a gite :

Interesting location for potential visits ?
Decent restaurants for the evenings you just don't fancy cooking ?
Well equiped kitchen for the evenings you do ?
Bathrooms with showers ?
A quiet sunny corner in a garden to read ?
Supportive and knowledgeable hosts ?

Le Clos de Bel Air both matched these and then delivered, as when we arrived everything (yes, everything) worked !

For more details on places to visit and eat please see our comments in the house book

We look forward to returning again
Graham and Liz Cooper

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Liked best: The overall air of freedom and relaxation
Liked least: A couple of cloudy days - can't blame anyone for that !
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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London
Reviewed 8 October 2011 for a stay in September 2011
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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Not applicable
Travelling group: With Friends
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2011 for a stay in June 2011
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Liked best: Size and facilities
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: With Friends
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nisie633
Rotherham, United Kingdom
1 review
“perfect”
Reviewed 12 July 2011 for a stay in June 2011

Had a lovely holiday, gite is a home from home, everything is very comfortable and lovely and clean. Diane and Bill are very friendly and helpful, always around but never intrusive. Had some great visits to the chateaux. Chenonceau, Amboise, Cheverny, Fougeres and Chambord all worth the visit, each having its own attraction. Also a visit to the mini chateau village near Chenonceau is well worth the trip.
Some really good cycling for all levels, from really easy flat roads and cycle tracks, to more difficult routes. The cycle track from Cande sur Beuvron to Chaumont (about 7 Kms) is a great ride, and the chateau at Chaumont sur Loire has lovely gardens.
Good advice is to follow the “Chateau a Velo” routes, all signed and numbered and virtually traffic free (Map available in the gite).
Will come back ASAP- still got lots to see and more places to visit. Thanks for a perfect holiday Diane and Bill.

Janise & Michael Jordon, South Yorkshire, UK

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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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Management Response
5 Aug 2011
Michael and Janisse were our first guests in 2011. They were particularly appreciative of the new furniture and decor.
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111willek...
1 review
Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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Management Response
21 Jun 2017
Don' t read Dutch but it sounds like a good review!!!
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