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La Platriere is a newly converted farmhouse offering peaceful holidays and short breaks in the heart of France. The main house offers bed & breakfast, with evening meals available with advanced notice. The House sits in 3 acres of gardens, with a large outdoor swimming pool, petanque and childrens play area. Situated at the top of a hill, La Platriere, offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside. La Platriere is large enough to cater for individuals, as well as large group bookings. We have 6 bedrooms, all beautifully decorated, some with exposed beams, and all with views overlooking the garden and countryside beyond. Each bedroom has a private en-suite shower room, central heating, and complimentary tea/coffee. Our bedrooms vary in size, we have a large spacious family room which can sleep up to 5, two double rooms with queen size beds, two twin-bedded rooms, and one single bedroom. Prices start from 35 euros to 110 euros per night inclusive of breakfast. Guests are free to use all facilities at La Platriere, including large guest lounge (open log fire in winter), swimming pool and gardens. Meals can either be taken indoors in the dining room or outside on the sun terrace.
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:The farmhouse offers bed & breakfast with the option of evening meals. There are 5 bedrooms in all, including one large spacious family room with queen size bed, 2 single beds and small childs pine bed. The bedroom has private en-suite facilities with shower, double basin vanity unit and toilet. The room offers stunning views of surrounding countryside, oak beams, and tea/coffee making facilities. Additionally we have two double rooms (each with a queen size bed) and two twin-bedded rooms. All four rooms have private ensuites and tea/coffee facilities and offer stunning views. We also have a single room with private ensuite, superb views and tea/coffee facilities. All rooms have central heating.
Breakfasts are included in the price and comprise of continental style with bread, croissants etc, home-made jams, local honey, fresh fruit, yogurts and ceral. Evening meals can be arranged with notice.
All guests can enjoy the garden and outdoor pool, and petanque.
Attractions:We are near the Troncais Forest renowned for being the largest oak plantation in France. Here you have many lakes ideal for swimming, fishing, sailing, canoeing etc. There is also horseriding nearby and the area is excellent for walking and cycling. Locally there are tennis courts and at the nearest town Lurcy-Levis you will find all the usual amenities, ie. shops, restaurants, banks, local market etc. The area is rich in culture and history with many romanisque churches, castles, chateaux and medieval villages which hold medieval fetes and fairs. Brocantes are held throughout the summer months and there are many rural markets to visit. Other attractions are of course the volcanoes of the central massif where you will find stunning scenery, and for the more active, hot air ballooning, paragliding, absailing and white water rafting.
DirectionsComing from A71 we are about 25 minutes. Take the exit into St Amand-Montrond following the signs for Sancoins, passing through the village of Charenton-sur-Cher. As you leave the village of Bessais de Fromental you will see a sign on your right for Valigny. Follow this, passing a large lake on your left, and at Valigny take the D64 towards Lurcy-Levis. Continue for 5kms until you enter hamlet of La Platriere. Turn right at first crossroads signposted chambres d'hotes 20m - we are 2nd gate on the left.
If travelling on the N77 take the turnoff for St Pierre le Moutier, following the D978 towards Lurcy-Levis. At Lurcy follow directions for Valigny on the D64. Continue for 4kms then enter the hamlet of La Platriere, taking the left turn signposted Chambres d'hotes 20m - we are the 2nd gate on the left.