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Villa a l'ancien Pigeonnier -Cert Excellence

Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Loches, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire
The town of Loches is a jewel located at the heart of the Touraine, the “France's garden”, land of vineyard, gastronomy, vegetables, cheese. Extended over an area of just 100 km the Touraine boasts some of the most eminent Châteaux of the Loire Valley: Chenonceau, Chambord, Amboise, Chinon, Villandry…Despite the changes made over the centuries, the town of Loches still has much of its medieval and Renaissance heritage, 1000 years of history and architecture with the Keep, the Former Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame now St Ours, the Royal Apartments, the Chancellery. Since 2000, Loches has been part of the national network of Towns and Areas of Artistic and Historic Interest.
History, culture, attractions, nature, cooking, wine... everything is fantastic and unforgettable here!
Listing #HL273683
About the Owner
Silvia D
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

We visited Loches to see relatives, and needed to find a new place to stay as the B&B we had used previously is now closed. Silvia was really helpful and made everything very easy for us including providing a cot and a high chair, and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Relax823581
PigeonnierLoches, VR Owner at Villa a l'ancien Pigeonnier -Cert Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

A nice meeting that of Martin and his little family, kind and warm. Wonderfull feeling and exchanges in three languages with the addition of a few references to a fourth ... really special ! I hope to see them again soon and I wish them...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018

We stayed in Silvia's apartment for seven nights. We had every meal (including breakfast) in our own sunny, private garden which was glorious. The location was perfect.....we could walk to the Royal City in two minutes; the picturesque village of Loches was on our doorstep...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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PigeonnierLoches, VR Owner at Villa a l'ancien Pigeonnier -Cert Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Family, it was really lovely to share home and garden with you. I’ll await the next time ! All the best to you three, Friendly, Silvia

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Fantastic location in the medieval city of Loches, beautifully and lovely restored flat in an centuries-old house with wonderful atmosphere. Parking place in front of the house, ideal starting point for trips to the castles and abbeys of the Loire valley. Cafés, restaurants, small shops...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Frank M
Management response:Responded 11 April 2018

Frank, Annette and their children were wonderful guests and frendly and warm family, so kind and always smiling. I miss them very much… Welcoming them is a wonderful experience, not to be missed ! All the best to all of you, Silvia

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
About the kitchen: induction stove, individual classic oven and microwave.
About the beds: single 90x190 and doubles 160x200.
Separated bath and toilette.
Complete children equipment (high chair, bed, pot and little bath).
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets are allowed after prior request to the owner. Thanks !
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
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  • Local city taxe for each adult /day: £1 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £353 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Loches a magnificent city in the heart of the Loire Valley and dozens of Châteax, full of history and culture, markets for local products and famous “brocante” . It is in the 5 most beautiful French areas with its monuments (Chateau and Apartments Royales, Donjon, Collégiale St Ours, Tour St. Antoine, Chancellerie, Porte Picoys, Porte des Cordeliers, Porte Poitevine, Maison du Centaure), its nature (woods, gardens and rivers), its gastronomy (wines, cheeses, mushrooms and vegetables), many sporting activities (golf, fishing, walking, horse riding, cycling routes, segway, paragliding), attractions (hot-air balloon, stages and laboratory, carriage rides, vintage cars tours, rally 2CV, amusement parks for all the family), music and theater festivals, the balneotherapy, a new aquatic center N... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Tours Val de Loire: 50.0 km
Railway: Loches: 1.0 km
Ferry: La Rochelle - Le Havre: 200.0 km
1) airplane:
- fly to Tours (airport Tours Val de Loire)
- fly to Paris, after from Paris to Tours train TGV (train station of St. Pierre des Corps)
From Tours to Loches train or bus (info www.ter-sncf.com or 0800835923) or, on request, taxi service from the owner
2) by car: motorway A85 Tours-Vierzon exit n. 11 Bléré; follow Loches (20 km)
motorway A20 Bordeaux-Paris exit n. 13 Tours ; follow Loches (64 km)
motorway A10 Toulouse-Paris exit n. 25 Sainte Maure-de-Touraine ; Loches (32 km)
When you arrive to Loches follow 'Château' and you reach the street 'mail de la Poterie'

1) avion:
- vol pour Tours (aéroport Tours Val de Loire)
- vol pour Paris, après de Paris à Tours en train TGV (train gare de St. Pierre des Corps)
De Tours à Loches train ou bus (info www.ter-sn...
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, Nearest Beach: 200.0 km.
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