Domaine de Salvert
5 rue de l’Etang
Telephone: +33 (0)2 41 59 48 25
Family: Georges & Violaine Bureau; children Sophie, Nicolas & Maxime. (You may also meet Frédérique Hauret who speaks English.)
Preferred visiting times: Mondays – Fridays 1030 & 1430
Directions to Domaine de Salvert
The domaine is 30km south-southeast of Angers; 30km west of Saumur in the western Loire Valley.
Driving time (using motorway): Calais ~ 6hrs; Le Havre ~ 5hrs; Zeebrugge ~ 6hrs
› Approaching by motorway A11 towards Angers, approximately 10 miles after the tollbooths take the exit to Cholet – Niort – Poitiers.
› After a few miles on this dual carriageway you cross the river Loire, then take the exit to Brissac-Quincé – Niort – Poitiers.
› Stay on this dual carriageway (D748) until you reach the roundabout at Brissac-Quincé and take the second exit, signposted Thouarcé – Vihiers.
› This is still the D748 and after about 5 miles you come to Chavagnes, and after a further 2 miles Martigné-Briand.
› Opposite the church, turn right down a narrow road towards Thouarcé.
› Take the second left (signposted Domaine de Salvert), and then go straight over at the crossroads.
› After about 3 miles you reach the Hameau de l’Étang.
› Go past the chai on your left and park in front of the office.