Testimonials from our guests


Perfect! Exactly what we wanted. We never return to a holiday location but will probably make this the exception. Wonderful week – wish we’d booked two! Will highly recommend this gîte (Les Rosiers). Julie was an excellent host. Thank you.

Dave and Erica Knight


We have been very happy here and are sad to leave. We would love to return to Les Rosiers.

Brenda and Hylton Weir


Great to be back again!

Keith le Page


Delightful setting. It feels very private. It’s lovely to look over the garden in the late afternoon listening to the birds. Lovely, quiet, spacious gîte. Very, very nice.

Nigel Bolland


Great holiday. Property worked well – spacious and comfortable.

The Wilkinson family


We had a lovely week in “Les Glycines” – fantastic house and very helpful owners!

Liz Stein


Excellent. A very enjoyable stay in Les Hortensias – and we loved Gib!

Gareth and Kath Dinnage


Thank you Julie and Jeremy. We have had a super week. Will certainly recommend to friends.

Alun and Sue Jones


11 out of 10 for the peacefulness! Good firm bed! Quiet, comfortable – exactly what we needed. A very pleasant stay in Les Rosiers. The brochures of local attractions we very helpful. Thank you.

Robert Crossingham


A very comfiortable stay – very peaceful.

Neil Goram


Very nice place, very hospitable hosts.  We would not hesitate to recommend to others.

Chris Gruber, USA.


Very enjoyable week in « Les Hortensias ».  We would come again.  Thank you.

Claire Forrest


We have enjoyed our stay at Les Glycines.  Amelie enjoyed herself very much – perfect for children – swings, all the toys, chickens and Banjo.  Thank you Julie.

Best wishes Jean and John Trewin, Emma, Jeremy and Amelie Higgin

We enjoyed « Les Glycines » very much.  It was a lovely peaceful place with easy access to the numerous things to do and see in the area.  Perfect for a family vacation!

The Berg family, Canada.


We’ve had a very enjoyable  week in an excellent location and been spoilt by the weather.  Thank you very much!

Elain and Stan Webb


Thank you for a lovely time, the gîte Hortensias is lovely.

Joanne and Reg Firmager, USA


Les Rosiers est exceptionel – le design, l’ammeublement, le vélo sur la poutre, le tableau en haut, la veu au jardin …  Tout à notre goût!

Karin et Stephan Waumann, Germany


Thank you for a great holiday.  See you again!

Irene and Peter Brewin


Thank you for an excellent week and for the really good advice in choosing a restaurant (Lion d’Or in Amboise)

Raf Waumans, Holland


Very restful holiday in excellent accommodation.

Mike and Rosie Kerwell


An absolutely lovely setup in every respect.  Julie and Jeremy couldn’t have been more helpful: thanks.  We will certainly recommend it to family and friends.  Special thanks to Julie for making our 50th anniversary such a memourable occasion.  Give us a ring when you come « down under ».

Bev and Geoff Barnes


We have a lovely relaxing fortnight, thank you .  It has been so peaceful.  Lovely gîte, spacious and thoughtfully equipped.  Love all the birdsong and activity:  robin’s nest outside patio window!

Neil Denniss


We had a fantastic time in your lovely gîte.  The garden is beautiful and spacious.  We would definately recommend to others.  Many thanks!

Martin and Ailsa McKelvie


We were very comfortable in the gîte – lovely, quiet and peaceful. Thank you very much for all your help.

Francis Metcalfe


« Les Glycines » is a lovely gîte in a lovely area. Great to be able to just walk to get breakfast. Lots to do nearby so did not have to travel far. Would recommend it to others and will probably come back in the future.

Kate Sommerville and family


Home-like atmosphere. We enjoyed every hour here in « Les Hortensias »!
P.S. We liked Banjo very much.

Irene and Boris, St Petersburg


Nice garden. Very good location for exploiring the Loire Valley. Julie very friendly and helpful.

The Hastie Family


We really enjoyed our stay in your very comfortable cottate « Les Hortensias »

Penny Wise, Austalia


The gîte « Les Hortensias » as very well equipped and met all our needs and requirements.
A clean and cosy gîte with a lovely garden.

The Barnsdall Family


Lovely location and gîtes. Lovely gardens and nice private pool.

Kathy Warr


We had two lovely, stress-free weeks here.

The Rennie family


We have had a great time. Julie was very helpful in informing us of the best places to visit.

Sue Bennett


Wonderful accommodation. Really enjoyed our visit and had excellent weather in Sepember.

Gillian and Andrew Wells


A very relaxing location with lots of places of interest within a reasonable distance. We have had a lovely break and feel well rested.

Moira and Michael Moore


A wonderful gîte in a great location. Thank you!

Val White


Beautiful gîte, perfect for our requirements. Even though other gîtes are there, you have so much privacy. Banjo was an added attraction to make us feel at home.

Phil and Ann Batson


Julie is a lovely host – very welcoming. We have enjoyed our week: very nice, light and airy gîte. Good location for Loire sites etc.

Keith Aylen


A wonderful place to stay. Spacious, clean and comfortable. All modern conveniences in a rural setting on edge of village – ideal.

Paul and Sandra Price


Really enjoyed our stay and all your help was truly appreciated Julie.  Thanks very much!

The Warrens and Eastons, Glycines Aug/Sept 2017


Special new friends Henny Penny, Banjo and Dutch neighbours.  You have something special.

The Cockcrofts, September 2017


Perfect for our needs.  Very much enjoyed our stay.  A bientôt!

The Quinn family, Dublin


A great location with lovely hosts.  Thank you.

The Scholfields


Well kept, clean and lovely gîte and gardens.  We’ve had a wonderful holiday and had a very warm welcome.  The boys have also really enjoyed their stay – Oscar’s learnt to swim which is a great souvenir!  Jules and Oscar (plus Sandy and myself) made great friends with Banjo – apologies if we fed him too much!  Many thanks for your hospitality;

Paula and Sandy Louchkart, Les Glycines


A warm welcome and a gîte (Les Glycines) described as it was on the site – comfortable and equipped well.  Our stay as enjoyable with everything needed was found in the property.  A good location in the Loire Valley and very helpful hostess!  Thank you Julie!

The Williams


« Les Hortensias »: Perfect size, well equipped and good location.  Thank you for letting us stay!

The Airchenson family, Australia


Very happy with accommodation.  It suited us perfectly.  We really enjoyed our stay.  Julie very friendly and helpful when we occasionally needed her.

Peter and Diane Topp


Very welcoming, roomy and clean.  Peaceful.

Thank you for your help and support with my back problem.  We loved it here – so much to see and do.  A bientôt.

Paul and Charlotte Hewes


A fantastic welcome hamper and a marvellous stay.  A very special place with a wonderful hostess!

Liz, Tony and Becky Hamlin


Lovely gîte.  Julie is very welcoming and helpful.  Lovely situation.  Bottle of fizz went down very well – thank you!

The Saccos


Les Glycines was comfortable, well equipped, lovely exposed beams, big, clean.  Excellent WIFI, ideal for a quiet, relaxing holiday but central for the châteaux.  Very welcoming and attentive hosts.  Would come back without hesitation.  Good bikes and readily accessible.  Thank you for all your help!

The Hughes, Sept 2017


Very nice!  Extremely characterful.  Thank you for a wonderful week in ‘Les Glycines’.

Alison and Phil Gillet, August 2017


We had a fantastic, relaxing break at your lovely property and would love to return!

Lynne, Dave, Michael, Jack and Aubry, August 2017


Lovely gîte (Hortensias), lovely holiday, very welcoming.  Kids loved the fresh eggs!  Many thanks.

R & J McAuley, Northen Ireland, July/August 2017


Les Hortensias is very nice – spacious and clean.  We thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience includeing the hidden swings, your suggestion of French cricket and Banjo!  Thank you.

The Blunden family, July 2017


Très convenable – just what we wanted!  Thank you very much too, especially votre gentillesse.

Chris and Jane McDonald, July/August 2017


It was all great and you made the stay comfortable.  Great to have the bikes!

Joanne Todd and family, July/Aug 2017


A lovely gîte, very clean, and a lovely pool.

Elizabeth and Roy Aldridge, June 2017


Lovely welcome.  Very pleasant week in a pleasant environment.

Michael Jarvis, June 2017

« Les Glycines » is lovely – just like the pictures on the website.  We so enjoyed the open pool area where we got to know our neigbors.  Your recommendations for restaurants and places to visit were superb!  Hope to return some day.

Kathleen, Erun and Mary Rankin, USA, June 2017


Les Hortensias gîte was lovely and cool in the very hot weather!  Beds very comfortable.  Beautiful quiet location – perfect!!!  Thank you xxx

Emma and Matt Gabriel, June 2017


Lovely, peaceful location.   We have very much enjoyed our stay and would recommend to our friends as a relaxing place to stay in the Loire Valley.  Thanks for Julie and it was nice to meet Jeremy for one day!  Special thanks to Banjo for keeping me in a dog walking regime and for his company.

Simon and Tracey, June 2017


Really enjoyable holiday – thank you!

Pauline and Dave Payne, May/June 2017


« Les Hortensias »:  Lovely gîte – clean and tidy with everything we needed,  Pool area wonderful!  Thank you for a lovely 2 weeks 🙂

Stuart Fielder and family, August 2017


Impressed.  Great welcome, in good hands.  Great stay, great place.  All the more success to you both.

John and Jane Brynes, Eire, August 2017