click for 16 extra photos
Address:Octavie & Sébastien Gresse
7, Rue de L'écrevissière
Price per night:price from €180
Description for B&B:Located in the heart of the Loire Valley, we welcome you face the castle of Chaumont-sur Loire and its garden festival.
In the heart of the village of Onzain (3500 inhabitants), you're fifteen minutes from Blois, Amboise and Chenonceau and Chambord half hour or Tours. In addition, the SNCF Paris-Tours dessert several times a day Onzain station (transfer station provided).
by train or car, you reach the capital in less than two hours.
The guest room of the Old Castle is actually a large suite of four rooms (70 m2) with private terrace upstairs wing of historic buildings.
"Installed" on a wall Talut over 500 years old and 1.20 meters thick, this floor rebuilt in the nineteenth century was completely renovated in 2010.
You are completely independent with private access to two.
- Stage left, you enter a room where the host material and lapidary vestiges evoke the old castle. You will take breakfast in bad weather. Climbing the stairs, you arrive in the main room bathed in light (four openings on both sides) with an area exceeding 25 m2.
- Side moat, a venerable stone staircase provides access to this room by climbing the wall Talut. It also serves a small covered terrace, nestled against the remnants of the old tower of the fourteenth century. Breakfast will be served there when time permits
The large master bedroom has a leisurely 180-bed or two beds of 90 cm. A day bed rest (real bed 90 cm) can potentially accommodate a child.
side yard, an office with fireplace and TV (Telephone and Internet available) has a bed of 90 cm (a second possible).
side Douves a small living room followed by a dressing room includes a bed of 90 cm.
It serves the bathroom with toilet and bath.
A cot and baby equipment are available on request.
Finally the park, the large terrace (220m2) and secure the moat await your walks. A boat is available under your responsibility to get a closer look at the swans and other ducks that frolic ornaments on 5000 m2 of flukes.
The Moat is populated by many animals and guarded by two dogs Willow and Weston, the four-legged friends of our guests are not allowed.
Approved "Gîtes de France" (3 ears), the guest room of the old castle is open all year round by reservation.
During the season, concerts and shows are organized by the Association for moats "The Arts of Helion". If you are our guests a day of performance, it is obvious that you are our guests.
Some furniture in your room you have particularly impressed, ask!
You may be purchase from the Museum-Gallery of the Old Castle
Appréciations pour Les Douves, Onzain:
Sejour très réussi!
Nous avons séjourné dans cette magnifique chambre d'hôte lors de notre voyage "chateau de la Loire" et nous avons finalement autant apprécié le sejour à la chambre d'hôte que la visites des chateaux!! Accueil très chaleureux, concerts pour les amoureux de la musique, promenade en barque sur les douves avec en plus les explications du guide! :) Un regal!
Credit cards accepted