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3000 sq f, in the old Saumur city , along the Loire river. Charm & great views

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Space 300 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

360 degres views on the Loire river, the Castle and the roofs of the old Saumur

In the mansion/"Hôtel Particulier" that was the old mansion for the first generals of the prestigious School of Calvalry of Saumur: 3000 sq.f apartment/duplex, quiet and sunny, 8 rooms, of high standing luxury in an environment mixing objects and furniture from the XVIth to the XXth Century.

5 Bedrooms, lounge and mezzanine of more than 100 sq.m.

4 inner fireplaces bringing an incommensurable charm to the different rooms.

Views of the roofs of old Saumur, the Loire and the Castle. One of the highest points of old Saumur thanks to which you can enjoy unequaled dreams in the former Saumur.

The charm of history. The building was the hotel of commandment of the first generals of the cavalry school.

Exceptional comfort: lift and air-conditioning, 4 bathroom and toilet.

Independence of space giving unique comfort.

Building in the heart of the centre perfect for walks, bikes, shopping, cafés, restaurants.

For more information, and pictures please contact owner.

Its location in the heart of the Saumur Centre allows people to enjoy all of Saumur's leisures: from the pool to shopping, restaurants, cafés, walks, etc.

Spacious apartment, that could be rented by families, friends as well as couples.

Views, history and comfort are the real keys which add value to the apartment: one of the highest points of old Saumur.

Hi-Fi, Wi-Fi, 4 televisions and 4 bathrooms.

The apartment allows people to find independence in the different rooms which compose it.

A lot of activities in Saumur and around Saumur , tracks for bikes, swimming pool, gulf, Zoo at less than 20 kms....

More Details

Gilles Gros
Member since: 2009
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian, dutch, mandarin, Chinese
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Gilles Gros


Speaking several languages

Has lived his childhood in the duplex

Why Gilles Gros chose Saumur

Charm, sunny, space, confort,views, independance

What makes this apartment unique

Views, confort, sunny, space, lounge, 5 independant bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 independant toilets


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Saumur, France

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • River
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Broadband Access
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Toilet 1 - toilet
    Toilet 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 4 bathrooms.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed
  • 2 double beds and 4 single beds. All are king-size. 5 bedrooms with view of the Loire or Castle.
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • long term rentals available
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
3 televisions, Internet, 2 kitchens, Hi-Fi and video player.


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3000 sq f, in the old Saumur city , along the Loire river. Charm & great views
average rating of 4.9 based on 30 reviews

Perfect location

  • 4 of 5

Our visit had a bit of a rocky start as the housekeeper was not ready for us. After answering the door buzzer, she said she’d be down tout de suite, but left us waiting on the street for at least ten minutes, if not longer. However, after that less than smooth beginnng the rest of our visit was very nice.

The duplex is huge and three of us girlfriends were quite comfortable. It is an excellent location for exploring the Loire Valley. A fine boulangerie is a few doors down and lots of restaurants are close by. The view from the lounge is indeed of the castle and is lovely at night.

This is not an apartment to which I would bring children. Lots of hard, uneven surfaces and beams to knock one’s head on. It would also be difficult to keep curious hands away from the numerous antiques.

Parking can be a challenge but the restrictions on the paid lot right outside can be worked around with one’s day trips and outings.

I can definitely recommend this for your next visit to the region.

  • Review Submitted: 06/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking care to appreciate. All make sense About children: certainly they would have to be respectful of antiques of mainly more than 400 years old. This is perhaps difficult. However it is good for children to have the smell of history. Sports is part of education. Understanding the past is too full of learnings. I am so sorry you hurt the beams. It remains nevertheless a lot of space ( more than 90% ) between 3 meters and 5 meters of heigth without beams. The best Gilles
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A very special apartment

  • 5 of 5

We loved this 'boutique' apartment. The interior is amazing - the artefacts which adorn the apartment make it feel unique and there is a real sense of history to the place which seems fitting when you are looking up at the beautiful Saumur Chateau. The full length windows mean that you have a sense of the outdoors and it was lovely to have so many plants around, which is unusual in a holiday rental.

We found Gilles a very kind and attentive host and it was great to see him out and about around Saumur too!

Saumur is a wonderful town - and the location of the apartment means that you are right at the centre of city and riverside life. It is extremely handy for bike hire and also not too far away from kayak rental.

We will definitely stay here again when we return to Saumur.

  • Review Submitted: 25/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you to fit with the property and kindness Welcome back Gilles
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  • 5 of 5


  • Review Submitted: 10/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Great Gilles
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Old world charm

  • 5 of 5

This property provides an authentic European experience, both grand in space and decor. Impressive views, great location. comfortable beds, attentive and gracious owner.

  • Review Submitted: 27/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you I hope to see you again Gilles
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Living in history

  • 5 of 5

To say Hôtel Particulier is eclectic is an understatement. It is strewn over three floors, littered with 16th and 17th century art and furnishings in an authentic 17th century apartment and blessed with modern conveniences. What a unique and wonderful accommodation. We throughly enjoyed our stay here. The views of the Castle were impressive, however, once visiting the castle, we realized we felt like we were living in a part of the castle ourselves. Truly amazing. There were 4 of us as there was room for many more. Ample space for all. The owner, Gilles, is a fine host and interesting man. I enjoyed our pleasant and useful interactions and felt very welcome in his home.

We’ve spent time in the Loire but this was our first time in Saumur. It is very worthwhile and well situated for exploring to the East and the West of Saumur. Saumur has a fabulous farmers market as well as a market hall in addition to the usual boulangerie, boucherie and cave à vins. The Carrefour City can fill-in in a pinch but does not compare with the other shopping options. There is much to like here and what an interesting and fun place to stay to enjoy the Loire.

  • Review Submitted: 15/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you on behalf of the property It deserves it, and appreciates it Have a great day, and perhaps welcome back Gilles
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Week in Saumur

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the duplex for 8 days in November 2016 and thoroughly enjoyed the accommodation. We were two couples so we had lots of space to spread out and have our own space. The furniture is amazing some of it 400 years old. Gilles the owner was very easy to work with and very attentive. I would absolutely recommend this beautiful duplex for 8 to 10 people. There were lots of bathrooms and toilets and the views of the Chateau and Loire River are spectacular. Gilles thank you for your hospitality during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 28/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Gilles
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Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Saint-Pierre Inn
Car: not necessary

Close to

Angers: 45 km

Tours: 65 km

River: 0 km

Shops: 0 km

Town centre: 0 km

Saumur is a town on the Loire between Angers and Tours.

Ideally located to explore the Loire Valley.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Saumur, France

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
1 May 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$9 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$9 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Paiment : moitiè à la réservation
Frais financiers a la charge du locataire
Les semaines commencent samedi 16 heures, finissent samedi 11 heures. Les semaines ne commençant pas le samedi peuvent amener à un changement de tarif.
L'électricité/chauffage inclus jusqu'à 250 euros par semaine. Après 250, prix coutant EDF.
Les week ends ont trois nuits. vendredi à dimanche.
Périodes de vacances : noel, jour de l'an, vacances scolaires considérées comme hautre saison ou Week end
Draps seviettes 14 euros par personne au dessus d'une personn
Caution par chèque de 800 euros

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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