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Maison de L'Etang  .Fishing/Lakeside Accommodation  .Tronçais Forest .Allier. Auvergne
12 reviews
Maison de L'Etang  .Fishing/Lakeside Accommodation  .Tronçais Forest .Allier. Auvergne
Light and airy Lounge with superb views over the Lake
double bedroom with lake views
Twin bedded room
Lovely forest walks around the lake.
Historic ,Tronçais Forge
Lakeside where deer and forest animals can drink !
river Cher   The canal du Berry nearby has electric boats for hire .
Take some time to go wine tasting !
short walk to lovely Restaurants and cafe / exhibition center
Picnic  party before the Fireworks on 15th August, St. Bonnet Tronçais  Lake.
Setting sunlight in the old trees beside St. Bonnet Tronçais Lake -2kms
Old arches of bridge across the 'Allier'  to Moulins
The river 'Allier' ( east  )  and the ancient town of 'Moulins'
Oldest street in nearby Moulins on the river Allier.
Interesting Architecture in old town ,Moulins.
Light and airy comfortable Lounge with double French Doors
happy Guest ! caught on first cast,
Georges   `Whopper `
very old oak of the Forest.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Saint-Bonnet-Troncais, Allier, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
Visit, 'Maison de L'Etang ', in the heart of Tronçais Forest, accommodating four persons, comfortably, after a few easy steps , all on one level.

The panoramic and always fascinating views over the 40 acre fishing lake will relax and rivet the onlooker ! especially when the sun is shining and the water sparkles like diamonds !
The same at nightfall, due to the purity of the air ,clearly identify , the diamonds in the sky !
Watch the setting sun from the comfort of an armchair, ( with your glass of favourite wine ! )
Giving the complete feeling of 'holiday happiness'.
Perfect for couples , families , suits both fishermen or anyone just wanting to 'chill out' from today's hectic lifestyle !

The property is situated in the hamlet of Tronçais, which is a focal point of the vast Forest, due to its...
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About the Owner, Alexander/ angela H
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Every party of Guests will be met at the property,with the key and to welcome you.
There will always be, contact if you need to know more of the area or where the good local restaurants ,other amenities may be found, and of course any other information you might require.....will do our utmost to help.
We want you to relax and enjoy your holiday !
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Listing #HL4521960
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English first
County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 23 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Management response:

Thankyou so much for the very kind review and we wish you all the very best of luck in the challenging weekend ahead of you ! Safe journey home.


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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Management response:

Thanks for the good review and glad the kingfishers obliged as there must be a new family just below the house ....so pleased to meet 4 lovely people and thank you all so much in leaving the flat so clean and tidy! Much appreciated.


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Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We have just come back from a 2 week stay in this stunning location. The apartment was clean and comfortable and offered everything we needed. The hosts were friendly and welcoming and on hand to assist with anything that was required. The views over the lake from the lounge / balcony were beautiful and we spent every evening watching the...

Management response:

Thank you all so much for the perfectly descriptive review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and will really love to see you again. Encore ,..merci beaucoup !


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets allowed with owners consent.<br>May not be suitable for some children.<br>Children of very young age must be kept under supervision.
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
High season
3 nights
2 Sep 2017 -
4 Nov 2017
3 nights
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  • cleaning: £27 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
'The Hamlet of Troncais'<BR>The property is situated in the hamlet of 'Troncais', which is a focal point of this vast forest, due to its association with the historically ancient Forge which produced the steelwork for the renowned 'Eiffel Tour'.<BR><BR>Troncais oak is sent to make barrels for cognac and fine Bordeaux wines because of the good quality wood.<BR><BR>Originally the forest was planted by instigation of Jean-Baptiste Colbert, ( a Chateau can be visited nearby at Ainay-le-Vielle which contains souvenirs of Colbert ), minister for. Louis X1V of France, to produce oak for ships of the French navy.<BR><BR>Within a few minutes walk you will find an excellent, cafe, bar and restaurant.<BR>The region offers m... more
Getting around
Being a large country area ,with all its `treasures`, you are better able to have a car. Having said that the area is great for cycling( not too challenging !) for exploring around . Very safe and many French enjoy cycling.There are fun double bikes to hire locally.
If you wish to arrive by Train, we will pick you up from St.Amand Montrond Station and return, at the finish of your holiday
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Limoges: 150.0 km
Railway: St;Amand-Montrond: 18.0 km
Ferry: Le Havre: 450.0 km
NEW ------GREAT FERRY DEALS AT THE MOMENT !! BOOK with DFDS Ferries in February 2017 ..for Summer deals.<BR><BR>The airport at Clermont Ferrand is only just over an hours easy drive.<BR>If coming from the North or Ferryports there are numerous places to stop or stay . <BR>Chatre cathedral is an interesting stop and about halfway .<BR>The driving is usually very easy even with holiday traffic and mostly dual carriageway with some motorway.<BR>
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: 2.0 km.
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