Ideally located between Blois and Chambord, our house welcomes you for a very pleasant stay. Discover the Loire Valley, its castles and its gastronomy and enjoy a peaceful moment in one of our 4 rooms.
An emblem of the French Renaissance throughout the world, Chambord cannot be dissociated from its natural environment, the forest.
With its 5,440 hectares and 32 kilometres of surrounding walls, the National Estate of Chambord is the largest enclosed park in Europe. Much more than a castle, Chambord is a jewel of architecture and nature, born of the dream of François I and inspired by Leonardo da Vinci.
7 km Bike : 25 mn Car : 8 mn
Take a trip through time and history!
Drama, intrigue and power plays: the scene of a succession of plots and historical events, this castle tells the story of 7 kings and 10 queens and reveals the secrets of the French Court.
14 km Bike : 40 mn Car : 15 mn
The visit to the estate transports you into the atmosphere of the Grand Siècle: from the symmetry of the French gardens to the classical architecture of the château, via the interior decoration, the most extensive in the Loire Valley. Children will particularly enjoy the Secrets of Moulinsart exhibition, the labyrinth, the discovery of the park by electric boat and the game books that guide them during the visit.
24 km Bike : 1h Car : 22 mn
A masterpiece of the Renaissance, Chenonceau combines the elegance of a unique architecture with the refinement of the “Ladies” who have always loved and protected it. Built on the plans of a Venetian palace, it is the Pote Vecchio of the Loire Valley, dreamed of by Catherine de Medici. Its collections, paintings by great masters, tapestries and precious furniture are of great wealth. The castle presents the creations, different every week, of its floral workshop, unique in France. Remarkable French gardens, labyrinth and flower garden.
58 km Bike : 2h45 Car : 55 mn
Loire Kayak – Lac de Loire
Kayaking on the Loire is a relaxing way to get together and discover the fauna and flora of the Loire and the extraordinary natural landscapes of Europe’s last wild river. It is a fun activity, accessible to all, which allows everyone to recharge their batteries and relax. Choose your walk according to your desires (from 40 minutes to a whole day of activity).
8 km Bike : 25 mn Car : 8 mn
Grand Chambord natural swimming pool
Discover this innovative aquatic space, whose water is completely purified by filtration and biological regeneration, without chlorine or chemicals. You will enjoy 2000m² of water naturally heated by the sun, on 1.5 hours of grassy beaches, sunny or shaded. Accessible to all, under the supervision of qualified lifeguards.
11,5 km Bike : 35 mn Car : 15 mn
Come and meet the world’s biodiversity. You will discover more than 800 species within breathtaking spaces, true invitations to travel. The 4th most beautiful zoo in the world welcomes you for an incomparable experience.
53 km Bike : 2h35 Car : 50 mn
Just a stone’s throw from Amboise, board the Safari Train for an astonishing journey through a breeding park. Comfortably seated, set off on an unusual journey close to the animals, to meet the big game.
45 km Bike : 2h11 Car : 43 mn
Wines cellar Monmousseau
Between the gardens of Chaumont-sur-Loire and Chenonceaux, discover one of the largest cellars in Touraine. Visit the cellars with your family or friends on a self-guided tour. Unique and surprising, you will enter the fantastic world of the cellar of lights with a new vision of the castles of the Loire. Then you will continue your journey to the heart of the ageing cellars which house millions of bottles, a commented tasting will follow.
45 km Bike : 2h17 Car : 40 mn
Domaine de la Plante d’Or
The Domaine de La Plante d’Or is a restored 19th century wine estate named after the yellow lupine that once flourished on this sandy and clay soil. Philippe LOQUINEAU welcomes you to his cellars, in the middle of the 12 hectares of vines of the estate.
25.5 km Bike : 1h06 Car : 22 m