Image result for cycling in the loire valley Cycle from Maison Clergeau along the river track to Chenonceau, perhaps 1hour 15 mintues cycing.


The Loire valley’s mostly flat landscape and many cycle paths make it the perfect area to explore by bike. Cycling is a great way to get around as the country roads are wide, with little traffic, and nestled in expanses of vineyards and sunflower fields.



Nexus and Target Florida touring bikes for hire

BIKES DELIVERED TO MAISON CLERGEAU ready for your arrival. No need to collect them from town. Cycle maps and advice on planning quiet routes.


Cycle bags on request.

Heights required on booking.

Advice on touring routes; Maison Clergeau to Chenonceau, pictured above along cycle routes by River Cher.


Prices include delivery & collection from Maison Clergeau.

1 day 2 days 3 days 4 days 5 days 6 or 7 days

15€ 24€ 32€ 40€ 48€ 55€

Full washing, drying and ironing service 15€

GUIDE BOOKS of all the local chateaux available for reading and borrowing: Chenonceau, Blois, Cheverny, Chambord, Amboiseand local maps.

Maison Clergeau is happy to arrange collections and drop-offs for arrival and departure as well as for visits round the area.
10€ charge to Montrichard station
15€ charge to Onzain station
Please put money in money box in the guest kitchen

Dogs are welcome for small fee of 5€ but not upstairs in the bedrooms. There is a small hall and downstairs kitchen where dogs can make themselves comfortable.

Good food is a crucial part of any happy holiday and at Maison Clergeau we fully understand this. This the fifth year of running the b&b and every year we fine tune what we offer to reflect guestsneeds. When you stay at Maison Clergeau you are having a ‘home from homeexperience.
No-one has to get up for breakfast! Stay in bed as long as you like or get up as early as you like. Help yourself to coffee, tea and fruit juice whenever you want. All is ready for you in the guest kitchen.

Breakfast is self-service and included in the room rate:

Fresh lavazza coffee, tea, freshly squeezed orange juice, delicious jams, butter, yogurts for you to help yourself to. Village bakery is excellent and is open every day except Wednesdays from 7am. Michel bakes bread and brioche for our guests.


Maison Clergeau is Tables D’Hotes registered.

22€ for a 3 course evening meal served to guests on Fridays. Michel is a semi-retired professional chef and it is his huge pleasure to cook for guests. 2015 was the first year that we are offering dinners to guests on Fridays. Previously guests often ate with us on an informal basis and it is this ‘sharingexperience that we wish to continue. Join us on Friday nights, fresh salad, delicious main course and home made desert including good wines, 22. We normally eat around 8.30pm. Come and share the evening with us and put the money in the money box in the kitchen. If we invite you informally to join us for dinner, please feel free to make a financial offering and put the money in the money box in the kitchen.

Michel speaks Dutch, English, French and some Spanish. Michele speaks English and French. Hopefully, between us, we can help you with phone calls, trip planning, dinner reservations, train timetables, flight bookings etc. Both of us have been travelers and love to travel still, so we know how invaluable it is to have on site help.