Welcome to the Gite Les Iris!
In the heart of an 8-acres domain surrounded by the vineyards, the Gite Les Iris is a real haven of peace, only a few kilometers away from historic Saumur.
This cottage has been restored with charm and character, mixing a traditional setting with exposed beams and a modern comfort. You will truly feel a very pleasant, quiet and warm atmosphere.
The cottage Les Iris is a luminous and delightful bedsitter of 360sqft equipped with a double bed, a small kitchenette, a sofa-bed and TV, a closet and an Italian-style bathroom.
For your convenience, bed linens and towels are provided.
This cottage fits perfectly to a couple (with one child).
There is a secured parking and you could enjoy the private garden, and as well on request a barbecue.
The property is entirely no smoking and pets are not allowed.
The nearest facilities are only 5 minutes away by car. You will find fresh market, petrol station, pharmacy, supermarket… You will receive upon your arrival an exhaustive explanatory guide.
The Loire Valley is a UNESCO world heritage site, famous for its castles and known for its architectural heritage.
Several beautiful and historic towns along the Loire Valley as well as lots of vineyards are situated within easy driving distance and are worth a visit. Sports and cultural activities are also numerous nearby.
Within 5 to 30 minutes by car, you could visit the Zoo of Doué la Fontaine, the castles of Saumur, Montreuil Bellay, Angers and Chinon, the abbey of Fontevraud, the « école nationale de cavalerie » (Cadre Noir), as well as many caves. Not to forget walking and cycling trips along the Loire River, boat ride, fishing, golf, horse riding.
We will recommend you the finest restaurants and vineyards of our region, and will ensure you make the most of your stay and enjoy what the area has to offer!
How to get to the Gite Les Iris:
We are located in the Anjou area, 20kms from Saumur, 45kms from Angers, 90kms from Poitiers or Tours and 130kms from Nantes. Paris is a 3h30 drive away while Bordeaux or the Brittany are 3h.
- To Angers (Marcé) Airport from London City Airport with British Airways.
- To Poitiers and Tours airport from London, Marseille, Marrakech, Porto, Dublin, Edinburgh and Manchester with Ryanair.
- To Nantes airport from most of the biggest cities in France and Europe with Volotea, Easyjet, Vueling, Transavia.
The two nearest train stations are Angers and Saumur. There is a direct TGV from Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport stopping at Angers, the journey takes 2h30. If coming by Eurostar from UK or Belgium, you need to change train at Lille Europe station and take a direct TGV to Angers (3h30).
The link Angers – Saumur by regional train is frequent throughout the day.
*** For stays longer than a week, we will welcome you at the Saumur train station and will drive you back at the end of your stay, WITH COMPLIMENTS. ***
To hire a car, you could find the major car rentals firms anywhere you land or at Angers train station.
- Suitable for events
- Free parking
- Bed linen
- Hair dryer