Author Archives: Manoir

Le Puy a Vins Bistro in le Puy Notre Dame

Simon and I look forward to welcoming our cottage guests this summer and hope they will join us at our table at Le Puy a Vins on a Friday evening for fun, good food and excellent wines.   Le Puy … Continue reading

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Saumur Saturday Market

The works in St Pierre Square are now complete and the Saumur Saturday Market stalls have returned, adding colour and life back to this charming historic square. The square is dominated by the impressive Church of St Pierre which was … Continue reading

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Manoir de Gourin Holiday Cottages 2017

Well, I’ve been rather silent since last summer but now I’m blogging to confirm that our 2017 Season kicks off next Saturday  03 June with our first guests arriving in our holiday cottages at Manoir de Gourin. Following a busy … Continue reading

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Self Catering Studio near saumur

The joy of our Self catering Studio near Saumur for 2 with shared Swimming Pool at Manoir de Gourin I’m so pleased to be able to show you, at last, some updated photos our self catering Studio near Saumur at … Continue reading

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L’Auberge des Isles Montreuil Bellay

Karin’s Loire Holiday Cottages Blog – L’Auberge des Isles Montreuil Bellay Wow, what a fabulous lunch we enjoyed last week  at the Auberge des Isles Montreuil Bellay. Simon and I met up with friends at the Monthly Antiques Market in … Continue reading

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Karins Loire Holiday Cottages Blog

Loire Valley Gite – The Studio – Karins Loire Holiday Cottages Blog Loire Valley Gite – The Studio Manoir de Gourin near Saumur Update Our newest Loire Valley Gite – The Studio apartment at Manoir de Gourin  is coming along … Continue reading

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Saumur market

Saumur market The Saturday morning market in Saumur Simon and I went to the Saumur market this morning. Every Saturday morning the town comes alive especially when the sun is shining. Today people were sitting outside the bars and cafes … Continue reading

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Montreuil Bellay Antiques Market

Montreuil Bellay Antiques Market on the First Sunday in March Simon and I enjoyed our rummage around the Montreuil Bellay antiques market this morning. Montreuil Bellay hosts the market on the first Sunday of every month, come rain or shine. … Continue reading

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Loire Holiday cottages Studio Update

Loire Holiday Cottages Studio at Manoir de Gourin Loire valley Self catering Update Loire holday cottages Studio Apartment is quickly taking shape. The last few days have been cold but lovely and sunny. I couldn’t resist popping out to take … Continue reading

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Studio Apartment Manoir de Gourin New for 2016

Karin’s Blog – Studio – Manoir de Gourin – holiday cottages – Loire valley – France Studio Apartment Update Work is continuing apace to the Studio despite out frequent returns to the UK. Electrics and plumbing have been installed. We … Continue reading

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