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B and B Suites at La Grande Maison

La Grande Maison
8 reviews
La Grande Maison
Antique Furniture
Take breakfast to your room?
The Window
The 3 acre Garden
The Breakfast
The River
The Summer Garden Kitchen
The Bike Barn
The Games Room
The Terrace at La Grande Maison
Writing Desk
French Beds
All B&B suites are in the main mansion at La Grande Maison
Evening meals by arrangement
We do evening meals twice a week in the old wine press, on the terrace or in the dining room.
Dining Alfresco
The Terrace at night
The Old Wine press
The Dining Room
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Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Saumur, Maine et Loire, Pays de la Loire
B&B suites available with 1, 2 or 3 rooms suites available

La Grande Maison is situated in three acres of wooded grounds that lead down to the river Dive. Perfectly situated for exploring the Loire Valley. We have the Bike Barn for storage of cycles or if you don't want to bring your own we can have a bike delivered to our door for you. The Bike Barn has workshop facilities for bike maintenance.

Our river is ideal for some fishing, or painting or for a bar b q. We have a games room with pool and table tennis.

We can organise a wine tour of the vineyards of the Loire or point you towards some of the delights that the Loire has to offer.
About the Owner, Ben M
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 28 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2012
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 9 properties
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Listing #HL249066
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English first
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Stayed with Ben for a couple of days.A wonderful friendly reception and a great property with tame ducks semi tame grounds and a river. Very attentive hosts, plenty of tips on things to do and see and a great breakfast. Not a lot in the actual village, but plenty in Ludon which is just 10 min down the road. Yes...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 1 September 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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Although we only stayed 2 nights Ben and Billy were very warm, welcoming and informative. The room was fine for 3 adults staying and the grounds and surrounding area were lovely. The breakfasts were delicious in a lovely dining area. It was also great to be able to sit outside.

Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We stayed here by default due to the standard( or lack of ) at our previous gite and am so glad we did. Don't be put off roadside because as soon as you go through the gates you are in a secluded sanctuary. The grounds are large with a river running down the bottom and the house is beautiful ....

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The three bedroom B & B suite is situated in the main house on the first floor. The master bedroom is a grand 5 meters by 5 meters with a high ceiling and views over the courtyard and grounds. The sumptuous decor features a lovely selection of French antiques including the bed. Off the main bedroom is a hallway with two single rooms and a shower room. Extra beds and/ or a cot can be provided making this an ideal space for a couple, a Family or a group of friends. Accommodation includes a continental breakfast.<BR><BR>We have two other B&B suites with 1 and two bedrooms with Sofa beds for extra guests<BR>
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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under 5s free
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About the neighbourhood
La Grande Maison is situated between the market towns of Loudun and Thouars and a short drive from Saumur or Chinon. <BR><BR>Saumur is situated across the Loire. Half the town is on the south bank while the remainder is on an island. The town is very beautiful in particular the Chateau on the top of the hill looks out over the Loire river and is a great place to enjoy stunning views. Saumur is the home of the world famous Cadre Noir and the National Equestrian school. <BR><BR>A short way upstream are the troglodyte caves of the Loire Valley. Some are used as cellars and for wine production including Gratien & Meyer producers of the very refined sparkling wine of the region. You can enjoy a very interesting tour of there underground caves and then after enjoy a t... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers: 63.0 km
Railway: Thouars: 16.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 285.0 km
By Air <BR>Under 1 hour from Tours & Poitiers airport, Under two hours from La Rochelle & Nantes airports.<BR>Airlines include Ryan air & EasyJet<BR><BR>By Car & Boat<BR>Four hour drive from the ports of Dieppe, Cherbourg & the other ports of Brittany and Normandy. 5 hours from Calais.<BR><BR>By Train <BR>Poitiers to Paris is under two hours. London To Poitiers just five hours.<BR><BR>Car hire is easy from Poitiers station or Airport.<BR><BR>Car Hire available from airports and train stations
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: 150.0 km.
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