Bed and Breakfast and guest house owned by a French-American couple who have spent many years working in Africa. It is a historic fortified farm dating back to the year 1200. Seated over a river valley, this unique place offers calm, retreats, farm animals and sharing. Central to Loire River Castles, Puy de Fou and Futuroscope and Angers.
Countryside, Wine country
Nantes, France (NTE-Chateau Bougon) 50 miles
Nantes direction CHolet. In Cholet take direction Saumur. Exit Le Voide. 2km on old nat'l road to sign on left: le voide. Turn left. Follow road 1km. Take left along river. Continue 3km. First farm along the road on a hill after a small woods. Enter and descend between two large pillars. This is the Gaucherie aux Dames.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Outlet Stores, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ruins, Vineyard, Zoo
Country Inn, Bed and Breakfast
Alarm clock, BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Conference Rooms, DVD Player, Piano, Satellite/Cable TV, TV
Amenities Basket, Coffee/Tea facilities, In-room internet, Desk, Fridge, Internet Service, Library, Microwave, Private entrance, Wi-Fi
Beverly Ott and Olivier Hauville
English, French, German
1 Cat , 1 Dog , horses and sheep Others
French and American couple, work in humanitarian services in Africa. Active in local fair trade networks and create networks to promote saving the small family farms through selling directly to consumers