Le Grand Saule
B&B/Chambre d'Hote near Poitiers France
Le Grand Saule B&B Moncontour Poitiers France Chambre d'Hote Bed and Breakfast Places To Stay Lodgings Accommodations
Hosts: Keith and Anji Weston
Address: Le Grand Saule Chambre d'Hote, 10 Rue de Eterrasses, 86330 Moncontour, Vienne, France
Telephone: 00 33 (0)5 49 22 56 02
Activities/Attractions: Moncontour, famous for a battle between Catholic and Huguenots in 1569, houses an 11th century Donjon which can be seen from the grounds of Le Grand Saule Chambre d'Hote. It is also rumoured that Sir Walter Raleigh planned an attack on the Donjon with General Coligny, whilst sitting at a fireplace of one of the village houses. The village is also famous for its ancient lavoirs (riverside wash houses).
A paradise for fishermen and nature lovers alike - the area offers opportunities for walking, cycling, birdwatching, horse riding, golf, watersports, flying, history and culture.
"C'était tres bien, très agreable. Beaucoup de gentillesse."
"Everything was excellent - we would certainly use you again and recommend you to friends etc."
"Nous avons eu votre address par l'office de Tourism de Moncontour. Nous ne regrettons notre choix. L'accueil est chaleureux."
"It was a lovely place to stay, the rooms were very airy and the family room was ideal for a family of four! We will be recommending you."
"The beautiful setting - the garden of herbs and roses, the river - so relaxing. Your lovely house with its huge windows and beamed ceilings. The food was delicious. And your hospitality and welcome beyond compare. We look forward to returning."
General Information: Welcome to Le Grand Saule B&B/Chambre d'Hote in Moncontour, France ... taking its name from the beautiful ancient Willow Tree in the garden which overlooks the river Dive. Keith and Anji have travelled throughout Europe, but especially France, where they have visited most areas over the years, both on holiday and in search for their future home. They would be very happy to share their knowledge and experience and to welcome you to their home.
This enchanting, historic family run bed and breakfast accommodation is set on the edge of the attractive, historical french village of Moncontour, on the border of Vienne and Deux Sevres. Set in it's own private sunny grounds, it can be found amongst flowing rivers and forest walks, but within walking distance of all amenities.
Payment Accepted: Cash or cheque in Euros or Pounds Sterling.
Rates: (Prices quoted in Euros).
All prices are inclusive of continental breakfast.
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