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The Stable

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The Stable
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22 reviews
The Stable
Heated swimming pool in terraced garden room
Fully equipped Sienna oak kitchen
Twin bedroom
Swimming pool and sun terrace
Swimming pool with view over countryside
Swimming pool
Sun terrace
The grounds
Table tennis under covered barn
Medieval Loches (twice weekly market)
Spacious dining room and kitchen
Dining room and wood burning stove
Lounge
Double bedroom
Downstairs shower room
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Loches, Loire Valley, Centre-Val de Loire
La Vieille Ferme - The Old Farm - is a 19th century working farm that has been beautifully converted and renovated to 5 rustic gites (cottages). The gites are accompanied by spacious grounds with a large open barn, lovely gardens, private parking and a superb heated, covered swimming pool.
The self-catered gites can be hired separately or as a whole site booking and we offer a travel discount of 20% with Brittany Ferries to our guests. Our 4 other available gites; The Grange, The Farmhouse, The Dairy and new this season The Croft, can also be found here on Trip Advisor

The Stable offers:
• 2 Bedrooms, Sleeping 4 people
• English / French satellite TV, flat-screen LED TV
• Free WiFi
• Individual garden area with table, chairs and barbecue
• Linen and bath towels included
• On-site parking

Ground floor:
• Double bedroom with toilet/basin...
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Listing #HL179799
About the Owner
Nick T
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Fantastic week staying at the Stables. The pool is amazing, heated and covered for those days when the weather is off... Quiet and peaceful location in the countryside yet plenty to do around and about. Fab hosts who even prepared a fresh welcome meal for...More

Thank d0mmie
Management response:Responded 18 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review Stuart and thanks for such great feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope you've returned feeling refreshed! We'd love to welcome you back at any time in the future, best regards...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Heart of the country, peace and quiet, immaculate cottages, gardens and swimming pool, lovely hosts. In easy reach of Chateaux, gardens, local markets, rivers, villages, restaurants. Just ask Derek and Angela for the best places to go, and we definitely advise a trip to Chateau...More

Thank Rachel W
Management response:Responded 13 September 2016

We are so pleased that the holiday delivered on every level and look forward to welcoming you back.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Angela and Derek have created 4 lovely gites which were just perfect for a relaxed week away with the boys. They're located in the heart of the countryside in Indre-Loire which really helps to get away from it all. There are all the facilities you...More

Thank SeanHurst
Management response:Responded 5 August 2016

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back.

Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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£850
24 Jun 2018 -
14 Jul 2018
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1 night
£145
£170
£845
15 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
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7 nights -- --
£945
2 Sep 2018 -
3 Nov 2018
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7 nights -- --
£695
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment by sterling cheque or bank transfer in GBP or Euros.
£200 refundable security deposit payable with final balance.
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About the neighbourhood
Cléré du Bois is a tranquil, unspoilt village on the borders of the Brenne Regional Park.
2 minutes walk from the property is the bakery for fresh bread and croissants, shop for essential supplies and the bar and restaurant with sun terrace, which serves both traditional French cuisine and pizzas.

The location provides an ideal base from which to explore the countryside, the châteaux, the Brenne Regional park with over 1000 lakes, wildlife walks and bird watching reserves.

10 minutes drive to the medieval town of Chatillon-sur-Indre with all amenities, including tennis courts and 20 minutes to historic Loches with its stunning chateau and excellent twice weekly market of local produce.
Quiet, country roads and gentle rolling countryside, ideal for walking, cycling and touring the beautif...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Tours: 70.0 km
Railway: Loches: 28.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 350.0 km
By car:
From ferry ports: Caen 3 1/2 hrs, Le Havre 4 hrs, Calais 6 hrs.

By Eurotunnel: 35 minutes from Folkestone to Calais

By train: Paris to Tours: TGV (55 min)
Departure: railway station of Montparnasse
Arrival: railway station of Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps
Car rental available at both stations

By Air:
With Ryanair:
From London-Stansted to Tours, Poitiers or Limoges
From Liverpool, East Midlands, Leeds and Bristol to Limoges
With Flybe:
From Belfast, Dublin, Edinburgh, Guernsey, Glasgow, Jersey, Leeds, Manchester, Southampton to Limoges

Major car rentals are available at airports
1 ¼ hrs from Tours airport
1 ½ hrs from Poitiers airport
2 hrs from Limoges airport

Nearest Travel Links:
Airport: Tours: 70 km
Railway: Loches 28 kms and Tours or Saint Pierre des Corps: 68 km
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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