Gîte de Montval and Gîte La Salamandre,
ranked "3 épis", are old buildings that have
been recently restored. They are situated in the
grounds of Château de Los, originating from 15th
and 17th centuries. It is located near Bordeaux
(20 minutes drive), between the Dordogne and
Garonne rivers, in the heart of the region
called "Entre-Deux-Mers". You will find it at
the end of a little quiet road. The apartments
have access to a swimming-pool (10 X 5M) of the
Los Castle. Gîte de Montval up to 6 people (7
with a baby), La Salamandre up to 4 people (5
with a baby).
A third gîte,"les lauriers", ranked "1
épi", suitable rather for professional use,
because of its modest comfort and without
access to the pool,can accomodate 4 people
(4 single beds)
The Chateau and Gîtes are situated on a hill
with panoramic view over vineyards and forest.
From the Gîtes, you can visit prestigious
sites like Saint Emilion, Pomerol, Sauternes,
Sainte Croix du Mont and Cadillac. Along the
Saint Jacques de Compostelle road, visit
"Sauve Majeure Abbey" or numerous castles like
"Cazeneuve Castle" where Queen Margot, Henri
IV's wife, had been imprisoned.
The Atlantic Ocean is only a hour journey,
enjoy a couple days for going to the great
beaches of Lacanau, Arcachon basin or Cap
The apartments are situated in beautiful
surroundings, you may wish to stay by the pool
or walk in the forest (maybe you could find
mushrooms and chestnuts).
Why not try the cycle track which leads from
Bordeaux to Sauveterre de Guyenne. We have
inside storage for the safety of your cycles
or you could hire cycles at Créon town (6km),
which is near to the cycle track.
Within walking distance is the "Arbor et sens"
park where you can have fantastic fun in the
tree tops. It is great fun for all ages from
youngsters to adults.
Disabled Facilities, Gîte de Montval
is adapted for the disabled, complete
accessibility on one level for 1 double
bedroom with shower and toilet, as well as the
main living-room and the kitchen. This gite is
approved by the French society "Tourisme et
Handicap" (except for visual handicap). La
salamandre is partially accessible for disable
people (not suitable for wheelchairs).
Baby, you are welcome, the gites
accommodate babies and infants, it is a very
safe area, facilities available are, baby
chair, little bed and small bathtub.
Bordeaux exhibitions, whether you are
exhibitor or customer, you can take advantage
of the close proximity with Bordeaux to do
business during these great events.
Long stays, do not hesitate to ask the
owner if you want to stay more than 2 weeks.
Price will be reduced.