"Renaissance" Historic 600 years House
and its fantastic collection of Gardens
TIP Staying here longer = more time to visits
Many Loire Valley Wines to taste
TIP downtown too = walking distance = without driving
A very special and peaceful place
TIP: walking distance to hundreds of shops of an "active litle town"
Because of, and to better discover it, from our ideal location, our vocation is not an overnight hotel use ; we accepted to open our Home only, to share the experience of living in a special place, and take time .
Only one place to stay and tour around, means also, more time to spend in our garden on teak deck-chairs, and rest, instead of pack/unpack every day and run/stress to reach next place to sleep
TIP: Also, it cost less and we share these savings with our guests with fair discounts : an other reason to spend them, tasting more of the best local products too.. Read more..
Authentic and charming medieval town choosen by many Kings, to be a Royal Residence. Its central, strategic location had already decided the Romans in 450, to settle here. "Living well" was(is still) a " local " traditional motivation for Romance, good food and beverages..
We are fortunate to live in an important region of fine Wines from France ...All colours, all sorts and different "terroir" to compare pleasures. Francois Rabelais, (medieval writer), was quoting them in his famous books, as "Pantagruel' and Gargantua's banquets" ..
From Romans who decided their "oppidum"(living area) on this hill, to the building of the House around 1375, and from its "re-styling" around 1500's , The House has crossed centuries like a huge novel of History.
Both Ex-PRO touristic careers, your property owners obviously speak English, and will give you the "keys" for best stay.
Info: Managed their own restaurant in an other life in Paris, as strong gastronomic basis to advice you for best locals