DISCOVER THE DOMAIN IN A DIFFERENT WAY
STAY IN THE GARDENS
We follow a strict protocol when cleaning and ventilating our holiday homes
Maison Rheum is nestled in a sleepy village in the heart of the Berry region, close to all local amenities (bakery, greengrocer, butcher, pharmacy, post office, restaurant, supermarket, Valençay at 8 km and Chabris at 12 km).
Holiday home guests can access the gardens and arboretum all day, every day.
You can also make use of the tennis court all year round and the swimming pool from 10 May to 30 September 2021 (weather permitting).
MAISON RHEUM DESCRIPTION
A 45 m² luxury suite, which is comfortably furnished for 2 to 4 guests.
On the ground floor there is a fully equipped kitchenette and a pleasant living space with a sofa-bed (140×190 cm) and separate toilet.
First floor, charming double room (160 cm x 200 cm bed), air conditioning, walk-in wardrobe and bathroom with shower and toilet.
Two private terraces at the front and back of the holiday home.
HOLIDAY HOME GUESTS ALSO HAVE ACCESS TO THE FOLLOWING DURING THEIR STAY:
- gardens and arboretum
- the heated swimming pool (10 May – 30 September 2021, 11 am to 6 pm). Please note that children must be supervised by their parents and that towels are not provided.
- tennis court (tennis rackets and balls are not provided)
- playground and cabins for children
Domaine de Poulaines is a Private mansion, in a village in the heart of the Berry. Boasting a 4.5 hectare garden, awarded the national standard Jardin Remarquable, surrounded by 20 hectares of woodland.
• A few kms from the A71, A85 and A20 motorways.
• Châteauroux Airport: 44km
• Tours Airport: 106km
• Rail stations: Vierzon and Châteauroux.
• Near the Loire Valley (UNESCO).
• Beauval Zoo (30km)
• Château de Valençay (8km),
• Chambord (57km),
• National Shooting Sport Centre in Déols (47km).
• On the Pays de Valençay hiking trail.
Enjoy reduced admissions to the following five attractions:
Château de Valençay, Château de Bouges, Château de Montpoupon, Château de Montrésor, Cité Royale de Loches.
Please check our availability:
Refunds may be offered for cancellations.
Our rates are according to the conditions stated below.
(NOVEMBer to MARS)
2-night minimum stay
(april to june and september to october)
2-night minimum stay
(July TO August)
2-night minimum stay
A 50% deposit must be paid when booking online.
10% discount on your weekday stay (Monday to Friday morning) upon presentation of professional proof (subject to availability)
Towels for the swimming pool are not provided..
Check-out before 10 am.
Price per night (prices are an indication only and may be subject to change)
2-night minimum stay (except July/August)
5-night minimum stay in July/August
Free for under 2s
Free cancellation up to 14 days before check-in / A cancellation fee of 100% of the booking price shall be charged from midnight (00:00) 14 days before check-in.
A €500 security deposit is required, which will be returned within 48 hours after you check-out.
ACCOMMODATION WITH COMPLETE FACILITIES
This holiday home is comfortably furnished for 2 to 4 guests (140 cm x 190 cm sofa bed), whether or not accompanied by young children.
Our holiday homes are fully equipped with the following amenities:
- Holiday home:
Free on-site parking, electric heating, air conditioning, smoke detector, upper floor only accessible by stairs
- Living room:
Sofa bed, flat-screen television, cable channels, audio and video equipment and eating area
Hob, fridge, oven, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, coffee machine, electric kettle and kitchen utensils
- Laundry room:
Washing machine, clotheshorse, iron and ironing board
- Air-conditioned bedroom:
King bed (160 x 200 cm, wardrobe/rail, hangers, bed linen
- Bathroom with shower enclosure
- Two toilets
- Outdoor spaces:
- Two private terraces (front and back), outdoor eating area with garden furniture, barbecue and sun loungers
Guardrail, high chair, cot, other essentials for babies and toddlers.
Before your check-in:
You’ll receive an email with general information about local shops, restaurants, farmers and artisan producers, our services, nearby attractions, activities and gardens with directions and opening times.
Upon your arrival:
We offer the option of having dinner and/or breakfast delivered to your holiday home.
With a choice of:
All dishes are prepared using products from the estate or carefully selected local farmers and artisans. We all work together for the good of the environment.
€14 per child (under 12s)
|Meat-lovers menu: €22 per person||Vegetarian menu: € 20 per person|
|Berrichon pie (minced pork and veal and boiled egg filling), mixed salad||Potato galette (a Berry speciality)|
|Local goat’s or cow’s cheese|
|Crumble (made using organic, seasonal fruit grown at Domaine de Poulaines)
The menu is served with gourmet organic bread (“Pain à l’ancienne”) or traditional “red label” baguette.
|Vin de Valençay
Les Terrajots – Domaine Jourdain
Red €14 | White €12
(extra / per bottle)
€12 / person
Organic eggs, laid by our chickens, apple compote or fresh organic fruit grown at Domaine de Poulaines
Gourmet organic bread (“Pain à l’ancienne”) or traditional “red label” baguette with home-made jams and butter (toaster is available in the holiday home)
Milk to order
Hot chocolate to order
During your stay:
You will find all the essentials in your holiday home.
Wi-Fi | Electrical appliances | Alarm | Safe
First aid kit | Smoke detectors | Fire extinguishers
For your breakfasts or
moments of relaxation
Mariage Frères teas
Water filter jug
Salt | Pepper| Sugar
Barbecue and coal
Washing up liquid and washing detergent
Cotton pads | Tissues | Kitchen roll
Liquid hand soap | Hair dryer
Enjoy direct access to the gardens and arboretum
The little ones will love the playground
Free use of the tennis court (tennis rackets and balls are not provided).
Opening times: 11 am to 6 pm
10 May to 30 September 2021
Towels are not provided
Children must be accompanied and supervised by their parents.
- outdoor parking
- open all year
- Bakery, grocery store, butcher, pharmacy, Post office, Tobacco bar, Restaurant and Supermarkets in Valençay (8km) and Chabris (12km).
Smoking is not permitted in our holiday homes.
Pets are not permitted.
Bath towels / tea towels are provided. Beds will be made up and ready for your arrival.
Swimming pool towels are not provided.
On departure, we would be grateful if you could:
- Empty all bins and dispose of the rubbish bags in the containers in the barn
- Empty the fridge and freezer
- Wash up and tidy away all kitchen equipment
- Switch off the electric towel rail and radiators in winter / Switch off the air conditioning in summer
- Close all doors and windows
- Remove the bedding from the beds and place it in the bag provided
- Return all keys
An additional fee of €30 will be charged if these instructions are not followed.