7 Champ d'Oeuf
Azay le Ferron
7 Champ d'Oeuf
Azay le Ferron
La Confiance is a Beautifully restored stone cottage situated in the South Loire Region, in the Brenne National Park, a haven for birdwatchers and nature lovers alike, where we can offer you either self catering gite, or bed & breakfast and optional evening meal, cooked by Chris our resident Chef
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:We offer you either self catering gite accommodation or bed, breakfast and optional evening dinner, all cooked by our resident Chef Chris, and served to you farmhouse style in our beautiful dining room, or when weather permits outside in our courtyard. If staying in La Confiance gite you are very welcome to join us for breakfast or dinner – have a break from cooking without worrying about translating menus!
La Confiance is a beautifully restored stone cottage dating back to the last century, with three family en suite bedrooms, the ground floor suite has a large double bedroom plus a living area, with a double sofa bed and an ensuite shower room, this could be suitable for people with slight disabilities
If you are staying at La Confiance Self Catering Gite you have complete use of the garden and your own summer house with bbq and sitting area. We have provided a badminton area, and toys and swings for the children. We even have a large paddling pool for the younger children.
La Confiance is set in 2 acres of completely private garden. In the morning enjoy your continental style breakfast watching the birds and wildlife in our garden.
Enjoy the peace and tranquility, sit and catch up on your reading, we have an extensive library, for you to choose from, or enjoy the many delights of the area. We are close to the Chateaux and wineries of the Loire valley, and our local town Azay le Ferron has its own chateau set in acres of beautiful parkland.
Just a few Comments from our 2008 Guests:-
Julie & Craig Mattiske - Adelaide - S Australia - A safe and relaxing haven from the tourist trail of Paris. Superb food, company and lodgings - Sue & Chris you saved me!! Thanks for all your care and wonderful advice - a great week, relaxing enjoyable and interesting - Cheers!
Buchanan Family - Leeds - UK - Fantastic location, hosts, accommodation and food! highly recommended to all. Can't thank you enough Sue & Chris for an excellent stay and for making our holiday complete.
Bascombe Family - Yorkshire - UK - A relaxing and peaceful week in pretty countryside. Great hosts and food, helpful tips on the local area, we had a great time as did 1 year old Jack on his first trip to France he loved the garden! and you made him very welcome.
Richard & Kathryn Hicks - London - UK - Great food and hosts, couldn't do enough to make our holiday perfect. We are sure to return and recommend to others.
Laubscher & Stebeus Families - South Africa - Regretfully we have to leave this lovely house. The food was the best we have tasted in France and everything tasteful and beautiful. It is peace on earth for weary souls!
Attractions:We are situated close to the chateaux and wineries of the Loire Valley, and surrounded by beautiful villages where there is always a market going on during the summer months - here are some details of our local villages Azay Le Ferron Approximately 2 miles from La Confiance, which is in the hamlet of Champ d'oeuf, lies the pretty town of Azay Le Ferron with its enclosed chateau and visitor centre – you will be able to get leaflets about local places to visit – in English at the visitor centre. The town has small supermarket (Petit Casino), boulangerie, boucherie, charcuterie, pharmacie, 2 brasserie/bars, tabac and post office – check with owners for opening times Martizay Approximately 1 mile from Champ d'oeuf is the village of Martizay which is sited on the River Claise, enjoy a walk along the rivers edge and even take a picnic as there are tables provided. There is also fishing available on the river. The town has 2 small bar/restaurants, small supermarket and boulangerie. Martizay has a small local produce market on Wednesday morning Le Blanc Approximately 8 miles from Champ d'oeuf is the pretty town of Le Blanc, with several large supermarkets, a variety of shops, bars and restaurants, banks and post office (La Poste). Mezieres en Brenne Approximately 10 miles from Champ d'oeuf is the picturesque town of Mezieres en Brenne with several restaurants, bars, cafes and visitors shops. Don’t forget to visit the visitor centre at Mezieres where you can arrange walks and other activities in the Brenne National Parc. Futuroscope Approximately 1 hours drive from us is the Futuroscope Theme Park a fantastic day out for both adults and children alike.
DirectionsIf you are travelling to the South of France or Spain why not have a leisurely couple of days at La Confiance. We are situated in the Centre of France close to the new A28 motorway which will take you from the North of France to us in under 7 hours. Or alternatively fly to Tours or Poitiers arrange a hire vehicle, and we are less than 1 hour away.
Another option is to take the Eurostar from London to Lille, then the TGV to Chatearoux where you can hire a car for the short journey to La Confiance