Rate shown is per night during low season, rates vary according to season and dates. Situated within the beautiful surrounds of the Loire Valley, this charming 17th century manor house is a stunning home filled with character and beauty. Just a short drive from some of the Loire Valleys most historic towns and cities and surrounded by the sweeping vineyards of one of the most popular wine producing regions, this classic French home is simply idyllic. A huge, well maintained garden frames the house with a beautiful heated swimming pool and pergola at its center. Fun is never far away in this garden with a trampoline, boules, table tennis and badminton just some of the activities on offer, whilst various terraces and outdoor lounges provide the perfect spot for relaxing or al fresco dining. Inside, stone walls, wooden beams and rustic fireplaces offer plenty of original character whilst modern furnishings and technology bring the house right up to the present day. There are two parts to this amazing country abode, the main house offering a spacious lounge, fully equipped kitchen and four beautifully appointed bedrooms, three doubles and a twin, with the master bedroom boasting a small gym and four poster bed. Three further bedrooms are found in the adjoining cottage, where you will find a small living room and kitchen, a king size bedroom, a triple bedroom and a twin bedroom, each with an ensuite bathroom. There is an additional smaller cottage for up to three further guests upon request only and for an additional fee. The smaller cottage does not have direct access to the pool and is a separate property. The manor is 5 km from the town of Doue La Fountaine and is a 3 hour drive from Paris, or the TGV takes 1.5 hours to Angers (46km), either from the center of Paris (Montparnasse) or directly from Charles de Gaule airport. The Chateau is a 40 minute drive from Angers and car rental is very easy from the station. A minimum stay requirement of seven nights applies to all bookings and Saturday arrival and departure is required. There is a cleaning fee 450 Euros per week. Please note that no more than one infant under 2 years old is permitted in the main house and one infant is permitted in the cottage (for a maximum total of 2 infants in the main house and cottage). Additional services and amenities which can be arranged for an extra charge include pool towels, housekeeping, bike rental, horseback riding and catering as well as wine, bread and beer delivery. Yoga classes, massage treatments, tours and excursions can also be arranged. The house caters for helicopter landings so please enquire at the time of booking should this be required. The eco-heated, saltwater swimming pool is open from mid-May until mid-September. The pool is one depth throughout and may not be suitable for young children. No pets and no smoking. Please note that cell phone service is weak in the area so a landline in the main house can be used for incoming and outgoing calls. Internet service is provided via satellite so connection can be unpredictable. This property is not air conditioned.