Chateau De Verrieres
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
TripAdvisor Reviews Chateau De Verrieres Saumur
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... was an envelope from the tour operator. I had missed the first meeting time they had proposed - 6pm and it was already 7pm. I would just do the briefing with the others tomorrow. Again no lifts and I had to lug my bags up 2 flights of stairs - these ones were at least wider. Dinner was also organised for tonight - a gastronomic meal. It was amazing. A spiced pastry twist with an appertif drink An amuse bouche - risotto starter ...
The Aussies were up first again and met for breakfast. This morning the lace was a little slower as there was no need to rush for a 9am start. We all looked a little lost and the usual excited chatter about hills and how many kms we would ride was missing. I had been telling some of the others about geocaching and this morning I took the opportunity to download the app. I was excited to find one basic cache in Chinon - and was confident I knew ...
... the days ride was only expected to be about 40kms we were all ok with the additional kms. A few hills were put in for good measure but they were nothing we couldn't deal with. We sat in the shade of a walnut tree and enjoyed our morning hydration stop and a few had a rhubarb tart. The setting was beautiful - the valley below had rows and rows of vineyards. There was a little bit of confusion with the toilet facilities at this cafe. ...
... is an indicator of bugs that may be infecting the grapes. However, in each rose bush was a clump of hair - the type of hair was different - some long blonde locks and others quite short and various colours. I assume this is coming from a hair dresser but the purpose is still unclear. Another mystery to be solved. Details of our ride Before dinner we headed to one of the Chinon Caves for a wine tour and tasting. It ...
... was fantastic a d so inviting after the scorching sun. A quick shower and freshen up and back down stairs for dinner. Dinner was at the hotel's restaurant next door. The alfresco area was on the other side of the road in the parking area. The menu was 3 courses with the entree and dessert set and the choice of two for mains. Details of our ride This hotel was the pick of the 3 we had stayed in - very good marketing strategy to save the best until last ...