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Loire Valley

If you are looking for self catering accommodation in the Loire Valley you’re in the right place as we have an extensive selection of gites in the Loire Valley for you to choose from.

The Loire River and the Loire Valley was given World Heritage status by UNESCO in 2000 for the unspoilt nature and architectural heritage that extends some 280 km from Sully-sur-Loire in Loiret to Chalonnes-sur-Loire in Anjou; the perfect location for your cottage holiday accommodation in France!

Often called the Valley of the Kings, the Loire Valley is home to a record number of Renaissance chateaux and medieval fortresses. French nobility flocked here between the 15th and 18th centuries to lavish their wealth on creating the grandest and most magnificent chateaux.

These include the chateaux at Sully-sur-Loire, former home to the Duke of Sully, Chateaux de Chambord which counts 365 chimneys, one for each day of the year, while Chenonceaux was built above the river Cher. The gardens at Chaumont sur Loire and Villandry are of world class reputation.

Discover the region’s historic cities with their many elegant shops, pretty cobbled streets, tree lined avenues and convivial cafes. Tours is a lively, vibrant city which has plenty to see and to do, including 30 street markets. Every May, Orléans hosts a week of lively celebrations in honour of its heroine Joan of Arc who liberated the city in the 15th century. Blois is home to a magnificent royal chateau built in the middle of the town. The town of Amboise was home to Leonardo da Vinci, who lived at Clos Lucé which now features scale models of his ingenious inventions; it also has fine chateaux with terraces that overlook the Loire Valley. Chartres has a UNESCO World Heritage cathedral, half-timbered houses and a delightful old town.

Cycling is a popular way to explore the Loire Valley thanks to the Loire à Velo network of cycling paths which criss-crosses the region, taking you near the main attractions. The Zoo at Beauval is amongst the most respected zoos in Europe or enjoy a family day out at the Mini Chateaux Park which features small replicas of the Loire Valley’s famous chateaux.

Hot air balloon rides are one of the region’s lesser known attractions and are undoubtedly the best way to appreciate the beauty of the region and its chateaux.

Take a wine tasting tour of the troglodytes’ caves of Vouvray, also the name of a prize winning sparkling white wine. Back at your cottage; sip some Sancerre, Muscadet or Rosé d’Anjou with some local goat’s cheese and a baguette. Fresh water fish including perch and pike are also amongst the local specialities.

For self catering accommodation in this beautiful see our cottages in the Loire Valley.
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  • Broc, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley
    Broc, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley×

    Les Maisons Ruraux - La Maison Rurale 2

    Broc, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley

    5
    2
    2
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    Ref: FVM054
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio

    Nestled in a peaceful and relaxing location, these detached properties (refs FVM054 and FVM055) provide an idyllic...

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  • Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley
    Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley×

    La Gasnerie

    Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley

    5
    3
    2
    0
    Ref: F49112
    Key Features:
    - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Open Fire

    Surrounded by quiet countryside of woods, river valleys and sleepy villages, this pretty cottage stands in a...

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  • Brissac-Quincé, nr. Angers, Loire Valley
    Brissac-Quincé, nr. Angers, Loire Valley×

    Brissac-Quincé, nr. Angers

    Brissac-Quincé, nr. Angers, Loire Valley

    5
    2
    2
    1
    Ref: W11082
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    This superb detached cottage, overlooking vineyards has an excellent interior decor and an enclosed private...

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  • Candes-Saint-Martin, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley
    Candes-Saint-Martin, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley×

    Gite de la Confluence

    Candes-Saint-Martin, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    2
    0
    Ref: AF095
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Woodburning Stove

    Situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Candes-Saint-Martin, which is side-by-side with the village...

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  • La Bazoche-Gouët, Eure-et-Loir, Loire Valley
    La Bazoche-Gouët, Eure-et-Loir, Loire Valley×

    La Durandière

    La Bazoche-Gouët, Eure-et-Loir, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    1
    2
    Ref: AF036
    Key Features:
    - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Ground Floor Facilities - Woodburning Stove

    This stunning French-style property boasts blue shutters on the windows and has an above-ground, outdoor swimming...

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  • Assay, Indre et Loire, Loire Valley
    Assay, Indre et Loire, Loire Valley×

    Murier

    Assay, Indre et Loire, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    1
    0
    Ref: F37131
    Key Features:
    - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    Set in the Loire Valley, within the grounds of an ancient winery, this pair of charming cottages offers peace and...

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  • La-Fontaine-Saint-Martin, Loire Valley
    La-Fontaine-Saint-Martin, Loire Valley×

    Maison La-Fontaine-Saint Martin

    La-Fontaine-Saint-Martin, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    2
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    Ref: FVS020
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio

    Forming part of this very beautiful, 19th-century castle is this stunningly presented apartment, set over the ground...

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  • Ligré, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley
    Ligré, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley×

    La Fleur de Vigne

    Ligré, Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    2
    0
    Ref: F37148
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove - Open Fire

    Situated just five minutes from historic Chinon, offering a wide choice of fine restaurants/bars, weekly markets...

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  • Le Fuilet,
    Le Fuilet, ×

    Le Fuilet

    Le Fuilet,

    6
    2
    1
    0
    Ref: FVM100
    Key Features:
    - Swimming pool - Garden / Patio

    This holiday park comprising of 16 similar properties, is located in the small village of Le Fuilet, just 30km...

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  • Dampierre, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley
    Dampierre, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley×

    Ancien Four A Chaux

    Dampierre, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley

    6
    2
    2
    0
    Ref: F49162
    Key Features:
    - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    This imposing holiday property stands on a hillside with panoramic views overlooking the vineyards. The...

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  • Pontlevoy, Loir-et-Cher, Loire Valley
    Pontlevoy, Loir-et-Cher, Loire Valley×

    La Maison Rouge

    Pontlevoy, Loir-et-Cher, Loire Valley

    6
    2
    2
    0
    Ref: F41107
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio

    Alongside the owner’s home and two other cottages, Maison Rouge is a comfortable stone-built property on two...

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  • La Rouaudière, Loire Valley
    La Rouaudière, Loire Valley×

    La Rouaudière

    La Rouaudière, Loire Valley

    6
    3
    1
    0
    Ref: W14237
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    This detached, ground floor holiday cottage is set in a quiet location with countryside views from the private garden....

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