Rendez-vous in France

Le Domaine des Hallais is the perfect venue for your family get-together, business seminar, course or holiday. Exclusively dedicated to welcoming groups, we offer the "at home" feel of a gte, but you don't have to cook or wash up!

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Tucked away in the peaceful rural countryside of the Mayenne, you can relax in comfortable and tastefully renovated accommodation, enjoy excellent food, and have exclusive use of two buildings.  Special dinner  Salon
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  • Perfect for special event house parties such as birthdays or wedding anniversaries, as well as music, language or art and craft workshops
  • Fully equipped for business seminars
  • Accommodation for 10 to 30 people in spacious and comfortable bedrooms
  • Catering provided according to your requirements and schedules
  • Indoor heated swimming pool and small gym available all year round
  • Situated in calm and peaceful countryside in an area of special natural interest, beside the famous caves at Saulges
  • Easy access from the UK, Paris, Nantes, Le Mans
  • Large function room, free WiFi and two pianos
  • 1.8 hectares of garden, an outdoor terrace for BBQs, boules pitch
  • Excellent facilities for disabled guests
  • Numerous attractions and sporting activities in the surrounding area

Some comments from past guests( see also the home page in French for others):

"Thank you very much for the weekend - super site." 50th birthday party group

"...thank you both for making our stay at Le Domaine des Hallais so enjoyable during our recent trip to Le Mans. The location and accommodation is charming and the food excellent." UK car club members July 2014

"Thanks a lot for your welcome - all is beautiful!" Family reunion September 2013

"After an outstanding weekend, congratulations with all initiatives - very nice place." Belgian family visiting the Loire region August 2013

"Thank you for a wonderful, relaxing and memorable stay! The food was excellent and special requests catered for - we will be back!" 50th birthday celebration July 2013

"To put it in a nutshell: it was a great place to stay! For sure, we will be back again." Family celebrating Christmas 2012

"How lovely to celebrate a family multi-birthday reunion. Thanks to our hosts for making us so welcome. [The gte is] an incredible achievement." Family celebrating 5 birthdays 2012

"I had a great time staying here. Thank you so much for fantastic food and beautiful rooms... The atmosphere is SO positive here - I don't want to leave the flowers, and the pool, and the coffee-maker, and the couches...." International music course participants 2012

"Thanks for a very comfortable stay - superb accomodation, food and hospitality excellent. ... Quiet, relaxing and easy to get away from it all. Will be back for the next Le Mans Classic." Sportscar club members 2012

"We had a wonderful time in the gite... Excellent food, good swims, walks and visits. Many thanks to you all for these four very good days." Family celebrating 40th wedding anniversary 2012

"Beautiful sunny week-end in a wonderful place and luxurious accommodation." Family birthday party 2011

"Thank you very much for the hospitality.... and for the great food and all the details that make everyone feel right at home." Family birthday celebration 2011

"We really enjoyed these few days - kids loved everything. Thank you for your welcome." Family group 2011

"Wonderful time, food and wine. Total experience top class...Superb service - 6 star! Highly reccommended.. " Art course participants from Scotland 2010

"Thank you for your warm welcome, lovely food and comfortable rooms once more." Visitors to the Le Mans Classic event 2010

"I did not think I would applaud an English lady any time in my life for preparing such French cuisine, but I did so!" Group of French friends 2010

"I'll come again soon! It's so peaceful and nice. Thanks for all your kindness." Family gathering 2010

"Le Domaine des Hallais is a fantastic place - very, very comfortable... ideal for groups, with a professional kitchen, big living and dining room... and of course,... a swimming pool! Swimming in a 29 pool on December 31st in France is quite unbelievable!" Extracts from Trip Advisor comments 2010