16th Lockmaster's House on river / Loire Castles

Entire residential home hosted by Malo

  1. 8 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 6 beds
  4. 2 bathrooms
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Atypical and full of charm, this old mill offers you a unique experience of life on the banks of the Brenne river.

Located in the countryside in an enchanting setting, this outbuilding of the Château de Valmer will delight families looking for adventure as much as lovers for a romantic getaway. Here you will have as unique neighbors birds, fish and some frogs depending on the season.

The space
Designed for 2 to 8 people, this accommodation consists of a main house (the mill), an annex "the lock" and a pretty garden.
It is rented in one piece to our host.

Main house: the historic mill

Ground floor :
Large kitchen living room opening onto a 45 m2 teak terrace overlooking the river

1st floor (staircase access - 15 steps):
One bedroom with 1 double bed (160x200)
An adjoining shower room and WC
A living room with 2 beds (a single bed and a double bed 140x200).

Note that access to the kitchen is only from the outside.

 Annex "the lock"
single storey house along the lock

1 bedroom ‘dormitory’ with double bed 140x190 and a single bed 120x200
1 bedroom with double bed 140x190
1 bathroom with bath, double sink and WC, accessible from both bedrooms.

All rooms are equipped with an electric heater.

The +:
Barbecue fireplace
Fishing on site
No TV or WIFI. Rest assured 4G works very well (and we have a portable WIFI in emergency)
Baby kit available / baby cot and baby seat
Bed sheets and towels included
Car park
100m cycle path: The Greenway of the Brenne Valley
Not overlooked, nor neighbors

To note :

This mill is a summer residence with simple comfort.
Bring a little wool for your evenings on the terrace.

- Fishing: Provide your equipment and license, Only in NO KILL
- Trampoline: there is no safety net
- Presence of steps (1st floor staircase access)

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Children’s books and toys
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Where you’ll be

Chançay, Centre-Val de Loire, France

The accommodation offered by Malo is located in Chançay, Center-Val de Loire, France, a charming district surrounded by vineyards of the Vouvray appellation and the Brenne Valley. It is the ideal starting point to experience the Loire, its gastronomy, its castles and its wines.

Many Loire castles and museums are within 35 km.
08 km Amboise / Amboise Castle and Clos Lucé-Leonard de Vinci House
15 km - Tours
20 km - Chenonceaux Castle
22 km – Chaumont Castle
31 km - Villandry Castle and Gardens
51 km – Chambord Castle
42 km - Beauval Zoological Park

Hosted by Malo

  1. Joined in February 2019
  • 7 Reviews
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Passionnée de voyages, de rencontres et de pêche à la crevette ... Venez découvrir mon petit paradis sur terre!

During your stay

The person in charge of check in and check out is either me or a friend. This friend lives opposite the rental and is available and able to help/resolve any problems that may arise.
  • Languages: English, Français, Español
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 14:00 - 20:00
Check out: 12:00
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
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Security Deposit – if you damage the home, you may be charged up to £667

Cancellation policy