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FR1005432

Tours, France

Main room

Main room

Place Plumereau

Place Plumereau

Château de Chenonceau

Château de Chenonceau

Main room Place Plumereau Château de Chenonceau
Platinum

Member since

2014


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
November 08, 2019 - November 02, 2020 3 weeks

From 2 to 4 weeks : school holidays (B zone); Summer holidays.

Nice house near the world famous Place Plumereau

XIXth century house, very nice and comfortable located in a very quiet neighbourhood.
One large kitchen and living-room with a fireplace, three bedrooms, on with a Queen size, two bathrooms and a study + a laundry and a cellar. it is fully equipped. There is also a nice terrace outside with trees and plants and a barbecue!
Our house is a short walk from the world famous Place Plumereau, located in the oldest part of Tours. It is also quite near from the town center and all the most interesting places in Tours. Tours is very central to visit the magnificient Renaissance castles or the Clos Lucé where Leonardo Da Vinci lived and died. The Val de Loire has been included on the UNESCO list of World Heritage sites. You will admire magnificient landscapes with rare birds and plants, enjoy good food and good wines. It is a region of vineyards : Chinon, Vouvray, Saumur Champigny. In summer, there is also the International Garden Festival in Chaumont.( http://www.domaine-chaumont.fr/en_festival_festival), you can also fancy in trip in Montgolfière (balloon)

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 14 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Jean, Retired teacher
  • Marie-Laure, Teacher

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Baby equipment
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Terrace or deck
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 2

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Europe
  • Ireland

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français

Our Neighbourhood

Our house is a short walk from the Vieux Tours and the attractive spots in Tours. It is ideally located to visit the Loire Valley castles, the vineyards, go for the ride along the river Loire (La Loire à vélo).
The Loire River valley is called the cradle of the French language and the Garden of France. It is one of the Unesco’s World Heritage Sites. It is one hour train from Paris. You will definitely enjoy your stay in Tours: Great food! Great wine! Lots of interesting places! Very sunny in summer!

Occupation

  • Jean, Retired teacher
  • Marie-Laure, Teacher

Children

  • No children will be traveling with us.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

References

This member has completed 14 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: