La Roultiere is a a former working farmstead with a traditional longiere (which houses four gites) and the largest barn in the vicinity, which now houses two gites.

Each gite is decorated in a way to help you unwind; their pale walls and uncluttered ambiance helps evoke a sense of calm and relaxation. We have sourced a lot of the furniture from local brocantes and lots of our guests comment on their quirky appearance....adding lots of character and warm rustic charm.

wine, alcohol, restaurant

It would be fair to say that New World wines have now been around for long enough to not really be considered new anymore and that they are well established in terms of quality and reputation with some very highly regarded vineyards. Indeed the way England's wine industry is progressing it may...

Loire Chenonceau castle chateau

Famous for its views, vineyards and market gardens, the Loire Valley was also the favoured country retreat for a succession of French Kings. Today its impressive castles attract thousands of visitors each year and there are so many castles to see it can be headache choosing which to visit. Unlike...

The Grounds

La Roultiere is an old hamlet dating back to the 1700s. Now this little collection of dwellings and barns is a small community consisting of ourselves, the gites, and Madam Bureau, our elderly neightbour who has lived here since the 1930s. It is very typical of the hamlets that dot our rural...

Bikes

La Roultiere offers a wonderful base by which to explore the area by bicycle. There can't be a better way to experience the countryside than by bike; its invigorating and ultimately relaxing. The Loire has become internationally renowned for "Velo Tourisme", and rightly so. The...