Charming cottages in Loire Valley
In this authentic 19th century mansion, less than five minutes from Chinon and its royal fortress, in the heart of the Loire Valley, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on the “La Loire à vélo” cycle route, La Pénesais is the ideal stopover to experience, in calm and serenity, the magic of Touraine and Anjou.
Our cottages, entirely restored and classified “4-star”, are furnished with taste and refinement . Moreover, they are connected to the fiber in (free) wifi. La Pénesais has a very beautiful garden with trees and flowers (more than 80 rose-trees). From the first sweetness of spring, you can take advantage of its small spaces to relax, or take the time to discover all the heritages of the region (historical, cultural, gastronomical) and of course the best wines of Chinon and the Loire Valley.
We are at your service to accompany you during your stay: Advice on a restaurant, organization of activities, visit of cellars, balloon flight, canoe descent of the rivers Vienne or Loire or finally discovery, by bike or Segway, and much more to discover the Chinon region…
At La Pénesais, whether you are in the garden or inside our cottages, the calm and warm atmosphere will allow you to taste the sweetness of life (“douceur de vivre“) between the rivers Loire and Vienne, and the authentic French art of living.
La Pénesais offers you 2 cottages , 4-star classified, in a beautiful 19th century residence, typical of Touraine, very close to Chinon. You will taste the sweetness of life in the Loire Valley, for a weekend or longer.
Bicycles are welcome. La Pénesais has a covered and closed room and the necessary equipment for inflating and minor repairs of bicycles. Bike storage is free.
Our cottages have free fiber and wifi.