About The Gite

‘La Petite Maison de Sue’ at Les Hautes Guissinieres is a pretty little Gite attached to our 18th century farmhouse near the village of Parçay-les-Pins in the Mains et Loire region of France.

Away from the main roads, sitting next to beautiful forests, we are beside the regional and national cycle networks and within easy reach of the chateaux of the Loire Valley.

Peaceful woodland walks, visits to the nearby Lac de Rille lake and the delights of the nearby vineyards await, as well as the breath-taking sunsets and scenery on your doorstep.

If you can tear yourself away, the delights of the Loire Valley, with its magnificent chateaux and gardens, as well the splendid cities of Angers and Tours all lie within an hour away.

The nearest supermarket is approx. a 15-minute drive away. For full information on other stores and markets, information packs are provided in the cottage or you could try looking at other helpful pages on this website.

The Gite comprises of a cosy beamed living area on the ground floor & includes a wood burning stove, comfy sofa bed, arm chair, dining table and kitchen.

The kitchen includes a gas cooker, microwave, fridge with small freezer (use of part of a freezer in the garage is available), and all necessary utensils.

The electric heaters efficiently ‘take the chill off’ if required. During the warmer months, the Gite stays beautifully cool.

Also included is WI-FI internet access & a TV with French and English options. Radio, along with a DVD player.

The spacious double bedroom upstairs is equipped with a travel cot should it be required, and offers the most beautiful views across the surrounding fields. The bathroom, with an excellent power shower, is located at the top of the stairs.

The Garden has a small seating area directly outside the Gite, plus use of garden to the front of main house with seating. There is an area in front of garage for barbecuing and dining if required. The back garden to main house has a washing line and a stretch of lawn for croquet or relaxing if required.

There is Parking in front of main house. The garage to side of Gite includes recycling bins, barbecue, bicycles, boules, croquet, shared freezer.

Fresh linen and towels, along with a welcome pack comprising of: wine, eggs, milk, butter, fruit and cake is provided for all our guests, and should you have forgotten any essentials, we will be happy to help you out. We have our own hens, so you can buy more eggs for a small contribution should you need more.

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