Holiday gite in the Maine et Loire + pool

Auverse (8km from Noyant), Maine et Loire, Western Loire Reference: LL004417 Advertiser since: 26 November 2015
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
L'Ecurie Self Catering Saturday 1 4 2 Sofa bed in lounge area

About this property

One Bedroomed Luxury Gite. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Luxury gite ideal for couples set in our own grounds of 9 acres, yet within easy reach of all commerce and tourist sites and vineyards. 
The gite has a bedroom with large double bed on first floor with bathroom en suite and fitted wardrobes. Downstairs is a lovely kitchen with breakfast bar, another shower room/toilet area, and lounge diner with tv/dvd , outside there is a patio with table and chairs and loungers to enable guests to soak up the sun. 
Parking is directly outside making un packing very convenient. 
A short stroll along the back of the adjacent farmhouse and you will find a lovely patio area with swimming pool (heated) a jacuzzi, and plenty of chairs for relaxing and enjoying the alfresco lifestyle.
The property is set in the countryside, yet only 30 mins to Saumur, 45 mins to Le Mans, Angers and Tours and plenty of local Chateaux and vineyards nearby.



Kitchen and dining

Kitchen with breakfast bar, dining for 4 in lounge/diner.

Living rooms

Lounge diner with sofa bed, tv with dvd, and dining table to seat 4 people, patio doors to outside.


One double bedroom on first floor with ensuite bathroom and fitted wardrobes. Tv/dvd set up with english channels.


One upstairs en suite to bedroom with bath and shower over, toilet and wash handbasin.


Electric heating available upstairs and down.


Tv/dvd in lounge and bedrooms with English channels.
Free wi-fi available, but it is a little slow.

Garden and outside

Patio and garden area directly outside with table and chairs and loungers. Heated swimming pool and jacuzzi a few strides away.

Parking and garages

Parking directly outside the gite, we are well off the road and parking is very safe.

Visitor suitability

Ideal for couples, as children are not catered for on site. Any age, except stairs to bedroom.

Information about any additional facilities

Bikes are available at users own risk.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Couples only

  • Shared pool



Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Local lakes 5kms
Distance: 5 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Bauge
Distance: 10 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Saumur


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Several very close by

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Bourgueil and Saumur
Distance: 30 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Joan Clarke

My husband and I have been running a small studio gite and B & B in our farmhouse in the Loire Valley since 2005, and now have our L'Ecurie one bedroomed gite available for your relaxing holiday. We are semi retired here to France from East Anglia, having run a sucessful catering business for some 35 years. My husband is a qualified chef and does offer evening meals on request. We have 3 driving ponies and get out and about in the beautiful countryside with them on local randonnees.

Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? Loire Valley has a micro climate and some beautiful countryside, wonderful chateaux and vineyards along with a much slower and stress free lifestyle.
Unique benefits of property We specialise in couples holidays where people can holiday away from alot of young children in a relaxing rural idyll.

The Owner Recommends


chateau Villandry, Bauge, Le Lude, Langeais, Saumur all within about 15 to 40 mins drive

Racetrack Le Mans

Visit the 24 hour racetrack and even drive on some of the open circuit, visit the museum which is about 40 mins drive from us.


Saumur , Bourgueil, chinon, Touraine vineyards, too many to mention but offering super red, white, rose and sparkling wines at very reasonable prices. 20 to 40 mins drive.

1 Review
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 10
  • Facilities: 10
  • Local Amenities: 9
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
10 / 10 Mattorsue 2 June, 2017

Just returned home from a lovely relaxing week in France .The gite was great,everything you needed.We had a welcome pack which was very helpful after a long drive.The weather was very hot so the pool was great to cool off.Joan &Peter were very helpful and thoughtful but still gave you privacy.We found going around to visit places very easy and thoughourly enjoyed our holiday.We would recommend this property.

Owner response

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and thank you for your kind words.