B&B Chateau near Saumur:
In the heart of the Loire Valley between Saumur and Bourgeuil (49 Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire) you can stay at the B&B Chateau de la Coutanciere at Brain-sur-Allonnes.
Château de la Coutancière is a 19th century residence with stunning authentic decor : fine panelled walls, parquet floors, antique marble chimney-pieces
In an idyllic park of more than 11 ha, Coutancière allows you to discover the charm and history of the Loire Valley: the Royal Abbey of Fontevraud; the historical cities of Saumur, Chinon and Tours; the many châteaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley are at short distance.
All rooms are decorated in an elegant style and have breathtaking views of the gardens – heated outdoor pool.
This is classic Loire Valley wine country with fragrant whites based on Chenin Blanc and reds based on the Cabernet Franc grape. However there are also the dry sparkling wines of Saumur.
The Chateau B&B offers 5 en-suite rooms.
For more info on this Chateau near Saumur see Chateau de la Coutanciere
The Loire Valley is well known for its castles and vineyards. The landscape is stunning and the villages have character. Here, numerous antique markets, where you can search for antiques are organized every Sunday.
Famous castles such as Villandry, Montsoreau, Saumur, Azay-le-Rideau, Langeais, Chambord, Chenonceau, Blois and Brissac are in the direct surroundings of Coutancière.
The route through the vineyards starts at less than 1 kilometre from the château. Here you can discover the picturesque wine villages of Bourgueil and Saumur. Well known wine houses, such as Gratien & Meyer, Cave Ackerman and Buvet Ladubay will open their doors for tourists to taste their fine wines.
Saumur is located at 10 kilometers from Coutancière. This city is stunningly situated at the banks of the Loire River. Here, you can spend a great time.