How To Find Us


How to find us:

Manoir de Gourin nestles in a quiet hamlet just 15 miles south of the beautiful town of Saumur.

La Grande Maison Manoir de Gourin is located in the Maine et Loire department of France in the commune of St. Macaire du Bois, some 15 miles south west of Saumur, on the D77 between the villages of Le Puy Notre-Dame and Nueil sur Layon.

The charming medieval town of Montreuil Bellay and the market town of Doue la Fontaine are both just 5 miles away.

Our GPS coordinates: Lat : N 47 07 03   Lon: W 00 17 14


By Car and Ferry
Travel with P&O Ferries from: Dover to Calais

Travel with Britanny Ferries from: Portsmouth to Caen (high speed or cruise service) / Portsmouth to St Malo or Cherbourg / Plymouth to Roscoff or St Malo


You can now travel with LD Lines from: Portsmouth to Le Havre / Newhaven to Dieppe / Dover to Calais / Dover to Dunkirk


By Car through the Channel Tunnel

Quick, half hourly crossings through the channel tunnel with Eurotunnel between Folkestone and Calais.


Generally the motorways are less congested than in the UK and are generously served by services and rest areas for refreshments and fuel.

The route:

From Calais – 340 miles by autoroute to Rouen and from Rouen to Saumur. This includes two sections of toll roads.

From Caen -180 miles and Le Havre 215 miles, join the motorway system between Rouen and Allencon.

Full details of the route will be supplied with confirmation of your booking. From Calais details of tolls, rest areas, fuelling and mileages will be supplied.

By Air
Ryanair flights from London (Stanstead), Dublin and Manchester Airports to Tours.
Ryanair flights from Stanstead and Edinburgh to Poitiers.
Ryanair flights from Dublin and Shannon to Nantes.

If you are flying into Paris, then take TGV to Angers.
Current flight information will be updated on enquiry as it is subject to change. From Nantes and Tours airports you can travel by train to Angers or Saumur from where we will collect you.

By Train
Eurostar from St Pancras London to Lille and Lille to Angers or Saumur. We will collect you from the station or you may hire a car.

Car Hire
Cars may be hired from the airports and stations. Try Avis, Europcar or Hertz..

How to find us at loirewinetours