Bed and Breakfast and Self Catering in Touraine France... Loire Valley
An Art of Life in Heart of Loire Valley... in Argentier duRoy atmosphere ...a Romantic Bed and breakfast Guesthouse, authentic Renaissance (built 15-16th century), placed on the old walls (11th) of the beautiful medieval city of Loches, (listed as "city of art and History ", and" most beautiful detour in France "),
... this" sleeping beauty, but Royal city, "of the Touraine's Chateaux of this Loire Valley from which it is the geographical and historical center.
is officialy the 19th Chateau of the Loire Valley, region also called "Touraine" or "the Royal Garden of France".
Our House is totally built with the white local stone called "tuffeau", the same as for all great Loire Chateaux.
We restore with passion since 10 years by hands, this "King's treasurer's House" (its name always been ...) from the fifteenth-sixteenth century, whose 500 years of History of the Kings and the following characters, including those who have made France: Jacques Coeur, the Finance Minister of King Charles VII, Joan of Arc and Agnes Sorel, among others ...
All Bed and Breakfast rooms names choosed for each century crossed by this historic House: "Jacques Coeur, "Balzac's Library", "Belle Epoque", "the Knight's Suite", and soon the "Lord of Plaisance", "Agnes Sorel", and "Charles VII"
They are overlooking the beautiful Rose Garden of l'Argentier du Roy, the Boxwood and yews Topiary "à la francaise" french garden style, and the Indre river Valley, in an exceptional site, so calm and unique: we are in the little Fort St. Ours, original place of creation of Loches, about 450 AC ... our secret undergrounds are full of these mysteries and legends, from those ancient times ...
And its " Knight's Cottage ", a unique and rare self catering house in the Loire Valley.
This Charming rental house cottage rented perweek ... is independent character; its decoration, and the romanticism at the time of its construction (XVe), out of time retreat in the Loire Valley and so modern comfortable, have been completely restored during 4 years daily. It was exceptionaly ranked "4 ears" when it opened in 2009 by Gites de France, as the first cottage self catering in town, in France, for his calm, his garden, and stunning views and exceptional (no exaggeration ...) on all sides, thanks to the unique situation of the place...and tasting good local wines on the terrace
Everything is within walking distance of this hidden dead-end street ... an excellent baker at the foot of the footpath under the house , and the fabulous market of Loches (2x week) is a few tens of meters., with shops, services and even an ultra-modern hospital at 300m, and hundreds of activities to look around.
It is very rare to find a self catering with such advantages .