This home is
Little house on the Prairie: there is a garden, space and nature
What your guests will love about your home
Typical solognote house with garden, in a small village, quiet, and close to lot of facilities and entertainements.
What your guests will love about your neighborhood
The Loire valley and its castles (Blois, Chenonceau, Valencay...), and specifically the Chateau de Chambord at 30min drive.
The house is located in the heart of a region called Sologne (composed with forest and more of 3000 pool and lake). Ideal for hiking, bike or horse riding, and wild animals observations. Romorantin (10min drive), is the Sologne capital, and is well known for its museum and entertainiements during summer.
The Beauval ZOO, sorted among the 15 beautiful zoo of the world, is just amazing for children and parents (50min drive).For swimming games, there is Center parc at 30min drive, which is a very huge place into a buble with toboggan, waves....
The house is well located in the small village named Millancay. All facilities are in the center of the village (2 min walk): bakery and pastry (excellent bread!), a small grocery, a bar, a restaurant... For bigger shopping, Romorantin is 10min drive with big commercial center. Bigger cities, Blois and Orléans, each 30min drive from the house, are well known for culture, castles and tourism...
The house is close to village center and we have a terrace with a garden (2000m²). It is very quiet, and there is no visibility with other neighbors.
Outside equipments available: Barbecue, outside table and chairs, deck chairs, children games (toboggan, swing...), 2 adults bikes and a 5-7 girl bike are available for riding around, camping gear can also be lend (a big 6 persons tent), 2.5m diameter inflatable swimming pool can be installed, fishing gear...
If you like swimming with toboggans, there is a huge swimming pool called Center parc at 30min. drive.
During summer, we usually have a "kitchen garden", so you can eat fresh tomatoes, salads, radish, strawberies, raspberries...
We have further animal in the house: 1 dog (will be keep by a friend), 1 cat, 2 rabbits and 4 guinea pigs. The rabbits and the guinea pigs live outside in a small "hut" and are very tender with childrens. See the possibility to feed them once a day or we may ask someone to keep them.
Chateau de Chambord www.chambord.org
Beauval Zoo: http://www.zoobeauval.com/
Center parc http://www.centerparcs.fr/FR/FR/accueil
Chateaux de la Loire http://loire-chateaux.org/
Sologne à vélo http://www.coeur-val-de-loire.com/val-de-loire/randonnee-nature/randonnee-velo/sologne-a-velo.asp