French Holiday Cottages

 
     

Luxury Self-Catering Cottages and B&B accommodation in the Loire Valley


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Activites

 
For those of you who enjoy sport, you will find nearby, a whole range of activities, including: -
 
Ø     Tennis: This can be arranged on the courts in the village.
   
Ø     Swimming: In our private pool or a choice of nearby lakes.
   
Ø     Fishing: Again at nearby lakes, Homme the easiest being the “pay as you fish”.
   
Ø     Canoeing: On the River Loire, from Chinon or Saumur.
   
Ø     Cycling: This area is superb for cycling, as it is quite flat and the roads don’t have much traffic.
   
Ø     Walking: is very popular, should you wish there are various trails to complete for ramblers.
   
Ø     Golf: There is a choice of superb courses, please see below for golf information.
   
Ø     Horse Riding: This is available at the nearby village of Vernoil Le Fourrier, where you can pay for an hour’s lesson no matter what age, or to go riding by yourself.
 

If you like being on the water, but not doing the work, why not take a cruise on the River. This can be taken in Saumur, Chinon Angers or Tours, information on when and where to embarque can be found at the local ‘Office de Tourisme’, in the various towns.

 
Golf du Château des Sept Tours.

It is about 14 miles in distance and 25 minutes in time. The course comprises 18 holes with par 72 over 6200 metres. There are three practice holes, a driving range and a practice chipping green and bunker.

Golf d'Ardree.

A charming Château, rolling parkland and natural lakes provide the backdrop for the truly beautiful course of Golf d'Ardree the course comprises 18 holes and is par 71 covering a distance of 5804 metres.

Golf de Loudun.

Situated south of the river Loire, Golf de Loudun is about 30 minutes drive, and well worth a visit. The course comprises 18 holes with a par 72 over 6400 metres. It has some 20 covered practice boxes and a practice putting green.

Anjou Golf & Country Club.

Venturing further a field is the Anjou Golf Club, some 40 minutes drive, it offers a technical course which is, nevertheless, ideal for golfers seeking relaxation.

Golf Club de Baugé - Pontigné.

The course is a par 72 over a distance of 6287 metres and, while it does not yet offer full club house facilities.

Golf de Touraine.

Situated south of the river Loire about 5 miles from Tours, To combine a game at Touraine with a visit to the old town of Tours is a must.

 

 

 
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