Author Archives: Richard

Loire Life Cycle

Looking for a uniquely personal approach to cycling tours in the Loire Valley? Loire Life Cycling Holidays has been offering bike tours since 2009, and also offers weekly bike rentals that can be delivered right to L’Ancienne Cure for your … Read More

Update on Covid-19

We want to keep our guests informed of the changes that are happening in France due to Covid-19. Yesterday, French PM Philippe unveiled a plan to ease the lockdown in France. The current lockdown will continue until May 11th. All … Read More

Preparing for the 2019 Season

We’re getting close to the start of the new season and with a little bit of Spring in the air, it’s time to begin opening up L’Ancienne Cure. The garden has been cut back and shrubs that didn’t make it … Read More

Swing through the trees at the Lac du Rillé

Only a ten minute drive from our gites , Lac du Rillé  has just been made an even better place to spend some time with the opening of an Acrobranch centre. ‘Le Baud’Rillé’ offers four different tree-top adventures for anyone … Read More

Noyant SwimmingPools – Perfect if you’re staying at L’Ancienne Cure.

While we’ve a pool at Le Noyer, the Ancienne Cure now has the next best thing – a newly refurbished outdoor swimming complex less than 10 minutes away in Noyant. We attended the grand opening a few weeks back and … Read More