Located in the historical village of Vicq sur Gartempe, on a completely enclosed property of some 5,000 m², this gîte is designed to accommodate two people. This furnished holiday let is classified 4 stars. With a surface area of 56m², this completely refurbished detached property has one bedroom with a double bed.
The lounge-dining room has a table, sideboard, sofa bed, coffee table and television. The separate kitchen is fully equipped.
The bathroom has a bath tub and sink with storage space. The WC is separate. The house has a geothermal heating system.
Two bicycles, garden furniture including a parasol, a barbecue and two sun loungers are available for use in an outbuilding adjoining the gîte. Guests also have use of the lawn areas next to the house. Vehicles can be safely parked in the courtyard (approximately 500 m²), accessed through an electric gate. For fishing and picnics, a shady recreation area (1,500 m²) and little boat are available for guests’ use on the banks of the River Gartempe 900 metres from the gîte.
The gîte is 9 km from La Roche-Posay and 4 km from Angles-sur-l’Anglin, officially one of the most beautiful villages of France and home to the Roc aux Sorciers, 45 km from Futuroscope, near the medieval town of Chauvigny and the Giants of the Sky falconry show, Saint-Savin and its abbey church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Saint-Cyr with its outdoor activities centre (sailing, pedalos, swimming, golf, etc.).
Touraine and the Loire Châteaux are 1 hour away, as are the 1,000 lakes of the Brenne Regional Nature Park. Also nearby are the Haute Touche and Beauval animal parks, and Monkey Valley, etc. A charming river, the Gartempe, runs through our village.
Shops in the surrounding area:
- Grocer’s and baker’s in Vicq sur Gartempe (closed on Sunday afternoons and Mondays).
- Supermarket and petrol station 9 km away in Yzeures sur Creuse (Intermarché) and La Roche-Posay (U hypermarket).
- Market on Tuesday and Friday mornings in La Roche-Posay (9 km from the gîte).
- Post office open in the afternoons.