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Very Good 4/5 

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Charente / Beaulieu-sur-Sonnette

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

1 night min stay

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from £52 / night

£360 - £450 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This is a peaceful private retreat in lovely rural Surroundings. There is WiFi plus TV available. Relax as a family and unwind in quality and comfort. Pricing is competitive and simple and late breaks are sometimes available if booked within a week of arrival. High qua  …see more


20 Aug 2013

4/5

"Great for a quiet break, very comfortable, recommended"

We stayed in the smaller wing of the gite. Both wings are extremely comfortable and our dog had a great time with the acreage around the property. The hamlet in which the gite is located is about a mi… More

This is an entirely objective and fair review and we agree with the comments made. The guest's took advantage of our current discount for bookings made within two weeks of arrival and made their booking the day before arrival. They were model guest's and left the Gite and grounds as they found them, very clean and tidy. The flies were a nuisance that week for us and many of our local friends as well and we believe this unusual occurrence was linked with the fact that we had had a major wind storm (Tornado) a few days prior with 100MPH winds. The unusual phenomenon eased off a day or so after the guest's left and we assure future guest's that this is not a normal feature of the property. The comments about the BBQ and the micro wave have been taken on board and will be actioned for future guest's. We would welcome these guest's back any time.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Cozes

Farmhouse / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £128 / night

£895 - £2045 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 19 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Activity or relaxed break? Large farmhouse - own secluded pool & terrace near the Gironde estuary beaches & relaxed restaurants of Meschers & St George. (self contained Gite also available - see listings) . Royan, Saintes, La Rochelle & Cognac are nearby. water sports a  …see more


15 Aug 2014

5/5

"70th celebration"

We stayed here for 2 weeks in July to celebrate my parents 70th. There were 11 of us in total ranging from 4 to 70. THe house was well equipped and very spacious. We all had plenty of room with enough… More


18 Sep 2013

5/5

"A perfect family holiday"

There is plenty of room and more to spare for our party of 14 with ages from 5 – 76 years. The house has a huge living room overlooking the pool, and with three bathrooms plus one en suite in the gi… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Ile de Re / La Couarde

Apartment / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £56 / night

£386 - £572 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
TWO ROOMED APARTMENT WITH SHARED POOL PRIVATE PARKING SPACE NEAR THE BEACH  …see more


12 Sep 2014

4/5

"Très bonne situation"

Nous avons séjourné une semaine à trois au 27 mail cet été.
L'appartement dont l'aménagement est neuf, dispose d'un équipement et d'une situation idéal.

Il y a to… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Montguyon

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £40 / night

£275 - £650 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
La Fanchon is a well furnished, comfortable & fully equipped gite on a beautiful 73 acre, family friendly, Charantais country estate with plenty to do on-site and nearby - ideal for a relaxing or activity-filled holiday. Many of our guests return year after year.  …see more


13 Jun 2014

5/5

"Paradise in France"

John and Keith were excellent hosts and more than willing to pass on their knowledge of the local area. Provide an excellent Information Folder with everything you need to know.
The property was sp… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Confolens

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £800 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This is the perfect holiday location for those wanting to find a little peace and quiet but still keep the children occupied. The property is surrounded by beautiful gardens and pastures where the owner keeps her horses.  …see more


28 May 2014

5/5

"Home from home - everything you could want in a relaxing holiday"

The first impressions of a holiday location are often the most accurate. In this case, the experience just kept getting better! The gite is a beautifully equipped private house set in lovely grounds, … More


11 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fabulous Gite"

What a great gite and made all the better by the fabulous welcome and care from Karen and Robert. Would strongly recommend to families. Our boys loved the bunk bed in the tower and Robert's impro… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Montguyon

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£325 - £1103 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
La Marquise is a large, beautiful, comfortable & fully equipped gite on a beautiful 73 acre, family friendly, Charantais country estate with plenty to do on-site and nearby - ideal for a relaxing or activity-filled holiday. Many of our guests return year after year.  …see more


27 Aug 2014

5/5

"Every thing supplied, very friendly and attentive owners, lg pool."

John and Keith are helpful and have supplied the geite with all you could need, we had a lovely evening were they made crepes for all the guests, real value for money and sociable evening.
The larg… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente / Manot

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£325 - £495 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
3 bedroomed cottage sleeps 5 with a Z bed for the 6th . With a pool, situated in Historic Manot, a picturesque village on the banks of the River vienne. A damage deposit of £200 is refundable within 2 weeks of the end of the stay after a full property inspection. Duri  …see more


7 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely retreat in picturesque location"

We came across this little gem whilst house hunting in the area and were lucky enough to be able to spend a week here. The gite is very well equipped and ideal for couples or families. As it was March… More


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect getaway for a quiet rural French experience"

What a fantastic little gîte. Set in the picturesque town of Manot, and run by a lovely couple, this gîte is well located. There are lots of fun activities to do in the surrounding areas to exhaust … More


4 Aug 2014

4/5

"Lovely cottage in a peaceful location"

Lovely rustic cottage, owners were very welcoming and helpful but unobtrusive. Rural location, excellent for a quiet getaway if you don't mind driving a short distance for shopping and eating out… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Ile de Re / La Flotte en Re

Apartment / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £71 / night

£493 - £893 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
LA JOLIE BRISE 53 M2 THREE ROOMED APARTMENT IN A QUIET AND SECURE LITTLE RESIDENCE WITH TERRACE SHARED HEATED POOL PRIVATE PARKING AND FREE WIFI ACCESS  …see more


7 Sep 2014

4/5

"Wonderful"

Just want to say what a lovely time myself and three friends have just had staying at la Jolie Brise, Appartment well equipped the pool excellent close to Port with lovely restaurants will go back aga… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Chatelaillon-Plage

Apartment / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £30 / night

£208 - £408 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Logement 36 m². Terrasse bois sur jardin paysager. 800 m plage et commerces. Séjour-cuisine avec réfrigérateur,(canapé convertible ). Chambre avec lit 140 (+ possibilité lit bébé). Grande salle d'eau avec sèche serviette et wc. Buanderie commune. Prêt vélos.  …see more


2 Nov 2014

5/5

"Fantastic holiday at Chatelaillon-Plage"

We had a fantastic holiday at Chatelaillon-Plage. The owners of the apartment were very kind and helpful. The beach is lovely and close by. There is also a very nice market. There are plenty of good r… More


14 Jun 2014

5/5

"Excellent accommodation, location and hosts!"

My husband and I stayed in Chatelaillion Plage for 1 week with our 8 month old son and loved it. The apartment is excellent, very clean and spacious. The outside terrace and garden are brilliant. The … More


7 Nov 2014

5/5

"Une super semaine charentaise"

Appartement très agréable, calme, joliment décoré et bien équipé et un petit plus un petit jardin .... les propriétaires sont très gentils et intéressants, ils prennent du temps pour conseill… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente / Mansle

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

Min stay varies

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from £128 / night

£895 - £995 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Child friendly - 3 bedroom property with open plan living space, a play area, large heated pool and lots of local family activities - Free WiFi.  …see more


21 Aug 2014

5/5

"Excellent family holiday"

We (wife & 4 children (5, 4, 2 & 1 years old)) stayed here for a week - fantastic accommodation, very helpful owners and great location. The gite was very well equipped with very comfortable beds. The… More

Thank you for a great review.

Sorry, due to our rural location, the WiFi can sometimes match the Charentaise pace of life!

Kind regards,

Martin


28 Mar 2014

5/5

"Perfect for a relaxing, comfortable, fun break with young children."

We were back for our third booking and had another lovely time. The property is smart. tidy, well equipped with very comfortable beds (a must!). The setting is wonderful and relaxing from a busy life … More

Thank you for your review.

Regards,
Martin at 'Escape to Charente'


12 Mar 2014

5/5

"Beautiful gite, relaxing setting, great for young kids."

Loved the whole holiday.
The beautifully finished gite had everything we could have wanted, and the pool area was safe and very well maintained. The play area with trampoline was well used by th… More

Thank you for your review.

Regards,
Martin at 'Escape to Charente'

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Angles sur l'Anglin

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £36 / night

£250 - £393 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Nous sommes situés en bordure de nombreux chemins de randonnées et à proximité de la Creuse et de l'Anglin. Une région idéale pour les ballades en vélo ou à pieds. Le Parc de la Brenne est un endroit à découvrir. ,  …see more


6 Nov 2014

5/5

"Superb accommodation; the best holiday accommodation we have ever rented"

the gite was stylish, furnished with contemporary furniture - IKEA corner settee, hand made coffee table and console paper and wire light shades; decorated in up to minute colours - greys and whites w… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Ile d'Oleron / Le Chateau d'Oleron

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £55 / night

£379 - £536 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
Un deuxième gîte est à votre disposition( .les gîtes du vieux bourg mimosa 5756045) Venez découvrir notre Ile à toutes les saisons et déguster nos fruits de mer et nos huitres Marennes Oléron. Venez profiter de nos plages ,nos forêts et découvrir notre patrim  …see more


2 Jan 2015

5/5

"Superbe !"

Nous avons passé un excellent séjour, en grande partie grâce au gite, superbement restauré et décoré, où rien ne manque ! Les propriétaires, ont pensé à tout, jusqu'à la délicate atte… More

Les témoignages de nos hôtes nous touchent agréablement. Couple charmant et sympathique que nous aurons toujours plaisir à revoir.
Merci encore


15 Nov 2014

5/5

"très bon séjour"

Très beau gite, spacieux neuf et moderne. II est situé en plein centre ville du Chateau d'Oléron. L'acceuil est agréable, la propreté irréprochable.… More

Merci pour votre avis très favorable.En espérant vous revoir sur notre Ile .Famille très agréable et respectueuse des lieux.


1 Oct 2014

5/5

"tout confort"

accueil très sympathique, jolie maison de ville près de tout: rando, visites, pistes velo, commerces et restaurants. décoration avec gout, propreté irréprochable, petites attentions sur place q… More

C'est avec grand plaisir que je lis votre avis merci. Pour ma part hôtes très agréables et respectueux des lieux. En espérant vous accueillir pour de prochains séjours.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Gemozac / Langlade

Apartment / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £36 / night

£250 - £322 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
"Au Vieux Moulin" offers a new appartment consisting of a double room with shower and toilet. single beds on a mezanine floor. Open plan kitchenette with cooker and oven etc , dining are and lounge Bar-b- Que Gardens and outdoor eating places,, Extra rooms are ava  …see more


17 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely location and fantastic hosts with great information on the area"

Beatriz and Colin were very helpful and full of information about the region and best beaches for us to go surfing and boogie boarding with our children (11 and 14). Great recommendations to local piz… More


10 Sep 2014

4/5

"Good location excellent value for money"

Good points- great location- very close to supermarket. 20 mins drive from beaches. Central to tourist attractions.Lovely grounds- garden area for eating, owners very helpful and accommodating. Beaty … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £100 / night

£700 - £1975 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Large 17th century 5-bed manor house of great character set in walled 2 acre garden overlooking vineyards. 15m x 8m heated pool, games barn, sat tv, wifi, patio, gas bbq. A lovely 2km walk from pretty port of Mortagne-sur-Gironde with shops/restaurants, 20 mins drive to  …see more


13 Jan 2015

5/5

"A fantastic place to stay for all ages"

We have stayed at Font Remy several times, both in Wisteria and Rose. It is situated in an ideal location to explore this region of France but also the grounds of the houses are ideal to spend a holi… More


19 Dec 2014

5/5

"A wonderful holiday"

The wonderful thing about this gite is that it combines everything that both children and adults want. The location is fabulous - there is a fantastic amount to see and do within easy striking distan… More


6 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fantastic!"

Rose was stunning, spacious and probably the best equipped holiday home we have ever stayed in. The design was perfect with 5 double bedrooms and nearly every evening on the patio watching the sun go … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £1950 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Sleeps 10 - 17th century renovated wine barn. Set in a walled 2 acre garden overlooking vineyards. 15m x 8m heated pool, games room, Plasma sat. tv, dual aspect living room, cd/dvd, wifi, patio, gas bbq. 2km to village harbour, near beach. Great for 2 families holidayi  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely place, quiet and peaceful with pretty surroundings to chill out in.."

The house is lovely with everything you need, it is big enough for a large extended family, great terrace and BBQ area looking across at the pool. The pool is a good size and depth, safe for kids tha… More


3 Jun 2013

5/5

"Better than the pictures and they were great"

Absolutely great. Fantastic property, clean tidy, well equipped and in great location.

Vinyards all around and not far from the coast.

We have already booked again for next year.
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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Poitiers

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 125 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Two delightful cottages each sleeping up to 6 people created from the stables of an old mule-breeding farm. Ideal for both couples and young families. Swimming-pool, barbecue, ping-pong, pool table, boules. Bath towels & bed linen provided. Small town 2 miles away. W  …see more


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Idyllic Relaxing Holiday"

My wife and three children, aged 13,12 and 9 spent a wonderful week in this gorgeous property. We have been holidaying in holiday homes in France for a number of years and would consider ourselves fai… More


12 Nov 2013

5/5

"La Charronniere"

Fab place to stay. Very rustic and un spoilt. lovely old villages not spoilt with modern restorations Lots of places to visit not too far away. But you can just stay and relax around the pool, Kim and… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Pons

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£520 - £1400 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
A beautiful Charentais farmhouse & original cognac distillery converted to provide 2 spacious gites, sleeping 8 & 4, set in 3 acres of meadowland with pool, close to the mediaeval town of Pons with easy access to nearby historic towns of Cognac & Saintes and beaches.  …see more


12 Feb 2015

5/5

"lovely accomodation in a beautiful setting"

We really enjoyed our stay here. We have stayed in many self catering places across France and this is one of the best!
spacious, clean, everything you need at hand, easy wi-fi, good bed, large gar… More


4 Jun 2014

5/5

"Amazing"

This is the first place I have ever stayed that there was not one thing wrong. All the bedrooms were beautiful. The bathroom and shower room were immaculate. The gardens were perfection the most am… More


3 Dec 2012

5/5

"Tranquility"

I stayed at this wonderful Gite, whilst on Business in the area. Lesley and Derrick were wonderful and charming hosts. They laid on a substantial welcome pack to cover my initial needs, and provided… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Pons

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£405 - £930 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
A beautiful Charentais Farmhouse & Distillery converted to provide 2 spacious gites, Le Chai 2 bed & La Grange 4 bed, in 3 acres of meadowland with pool, close to the mediaeval town of Pons with easy access to historic towns of Cognac and Saintes and Atlantic beaches.  …see more


13 Aug 2013

5/5

"Excellent family accommodation and beautiful outdoor space, in a convenient location for exploring the area."

We traveled with our two young children (3 and 6) and found the gite to be perfect for our needs. With a good-sized master bedroom and a lovely twin bedroom for the kids, we all had the space we neede… More


3 Aug 2013

5/5

"A haven of peace and tranquility"

My husband and I travelled with our 16 year old son (who had just finished his GCSEs) and our 2 year old German Shepherd. The three humans were all in need of a complete wind down and Les Tilleuls pr… More


2 Sep 2011

5/5

"Fabulous holiday in an excellent gite and location"

Fantastic property, owners live in farmhouse next door and are very friendly and incredibly helpful. Beautiful location with easy access to Les Sable D'Ollonne, Meschers, Talmont, Cognac, Saintes… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Gemozac

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £68 / night

£475 - £485 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming French holiday cottage with many original features including working Charentaise fireplace. WiFi internet, large screen TV, pretty private garden, ancient rooftop and country views, situated in peaceful hamlet close to excellent beaches and restaurants. Pretty  …see more


27 Jul 2014

5/5

"A great house in a lovely location"

We stayed at L'Atelier for a couple of weeks and had a fabulous holiday. The property was very well equipped and extremely comfortable - a real home from home.

The local village was very … More


2 Jul 2014

5/5

"QUINTESSENTIAL RURAL FRANCE"

L'Atelier is a very attractive property in an excellent location for exploring the Gironde estuary with it's photogenic carrelets [fishermen's huts on stilts],and the nearby towns of S… More


11 Aug 2013

5/5

"A Jewel"

L'Atelier was very well placed for visiting the surrounding area, it is a quiet attractive house in a very pleasant garden within a small village, however we arrived during fete weekend and had a… More

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Charente / Balzac

Guest house / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

1 night min stay

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from £50 / night

£345 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Bien-être et détente. Calme et convivialité.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Ile d'Oleron / Le Grand-Village-Plage

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £61 / night

£422 - £711 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Maison ancienne rénovée,au calme sur un joli jardin proximité de la plage, de la forêt, des spots de surf. Décoration soignée, volumes, mobilier de bon goût. Une maison de charme pour des vacances insulaires.. Du 1/11 au 30/4, électricité en sus (0.144€ du  …see more


27 Dec 2013

5/5

"Nice spot"

We had a nice week in this house, large, comfortable, so quiet and close to the beach.. we enjoyed the free bikes and the nice paintings.
The owners gave us many usefull tips about the island (res… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Civray

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £39 / night

£270 - £415 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Nepoleonic House suitable for 2 people,with private garden and parking and overlooking our stunning 12/6 metre pool.this accommodation is suitable for a cot and WIFI internet access.Beautiful location and setting This nepoleonic House is set in a fabulous setting shar  …see more


16 Jul 2014

5/5

"5 Years @ Gites du Marigne"

Sadly coming to the end of another 3-week vacation @ Gites du Marigne (near Civray). This is our fifth year and it just gets better and better!

Superb 3-bedroom gite, super clean and extremely … More


28 Jun 2014

5/5

"Perfect location for a relaxing holiday"

Couldn't of asked for better, Sharon & Aaron are great hosts, they give you a lovely hamper on arrival , there is a fantastic pool in beautiful surroundings the Gites are well equipped and clean… More


23 Jun 2014

5/5

"A perfect get-away with all you need!"

My wife and I stayed in the 1 bedroomed gite which was perfect! The accommodation was excellently presented - with a welcome hamper too! Aaron & Sharon could not have been more welcoming and helpful! … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Ile de Re / Rivedoux Plage

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £90 / night

£625 - £1429 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
TAXE DE SEJOUR 1,20 € PAR NUIT ET PAR PERSONNE A REGLER SUR PLACE LOCATION DU LINGE POSSIBLE ET FACULTATIF DRAPS 20 € PAR LIT SERVIETTE DE BAIN 8 € MENAGE FIN DE SEJOUR 80 € CAUTION 1000 € A L' ARRIVEE ARRIVEE A PARTIR DE 14 H DEPART 10 H IMPERATIF RIVEDOU  …see more


25 May 2015

5/5

"Wunderbar"

Wir haben uns in dem grosszügigen Haus sehr wohl gefühlt. Alles stimmte: Sehr gut ausgestattete Küche Grosse Zimmer Freundlich und praktisch eingerichtet Schöner Gartensitzplatz mit Tisch und… More


29 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely place to stay"

We stayed here for a week and all 6 adults really loved the place. The owners are a lovely couple who live nearby but the only time we saw them was on arrival/departure and when they dropped off some … More


25 Sep 2014

5/5

"Wonderful"

We so enjoyed staying at this lovely house. Its bright and airy with lots of windows and many doors opening out onto a private quiet patio area and garden. We were so lucky with the weather we ate … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Gemozac / Langlade

Watermill / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £85 / night

£595 - £1200 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Enjoy the charms of this 3 bedroom Charentaise millhouse with private secluded solar heated pool, bordered by a millstream and set within two acres of garden, offering both space and tranquillity. Situated on its own, just 20 mins from the beautiful Atlantic beaches. I  …see more


3 Jan 2015

5/5

"It doesn't get any better than this"

We all hope and pray that our choice of accommodation, booked on the strength of a few photographs and enticing narrative, will prove to be worthwhile. I can tell you that, in this instance, our expec… More

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your holiday; we're sure it will help others in deciding if the moulin is suitable for them too. Thank you for being great guests and we very much look forward to welcoming you back this year to discover more of the Charente Maritime.


11 Sep 2014

5/5

"Beautiful house, fantastic location, lovely owners"

Thank you so much for a lovely stay in your beautiful house. The house and garden on arrival was very clean and tidy and a real delight to arrive at. There was a food basket on the table which was a <… More

Many thanks for posting such a kind review. We are so pleased to hear the moulin lived up to your expectations and the whole family enjoyed themselves. We hope to welcome you back again soon.


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect Holiday"

We've spent the last two weeks of July staying at Le Moulin and enjoyed a perfect family holiday. The location of Le Moulin is excellent - remote enough to be tranquil but within easy reach of l… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your holiday at the moulin. It was a pleasure to have you and your family to stay and we very much look forward to welcoming you back again.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Sauze-Vaussais / Clussais- la- Pommeraie

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £34 / night

£235 - £435 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Newly renovated holiday home with exposed stonework, set in peaceful rural location, ideal for families, nature-lovers, ramblers and cyclists. Located in beautiful contryside yet close enough to tourist attractions and Atlantic Coast  …see more


2 Sep 2014

5/5

"Wonderful and relaxing family holiday"

After a long drive we were warmly welcomed by Agnes who showed us to the cottage and let us settle in.

Fig Cottage is spotlessly clean, well equipped, very comfortable and has 2 spacious double… More


14 Aug 2013

5/5

"Rural France at its best"

We stayed in Fig Cottage, with our two young daughters, age 5 and 3. Our sister and brother in law stayed in the larger gite (petite maison) with their family, two 6 yrs olds and two teenagers, so we … More


26 Aug 2012

5/5

"The ultimate location for a peaceful holiday in France"

A warm welcome from Agnes, Cyril and Tamela upon arrival.

Fig Cottage is spotlessly clean, well equipped and very comfortable 2 bedroom (doubles) property. This cottage is connected to another… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Sauze-Vaussais / Clussais- la- Pommeraie

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £73 / night

£510 - £960 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
2 beautiful renovated cottages on one site set in tranquil countryside.Sleeping 10 guests comfortable. Ideal for family gatherings,groups of friends or team retreats. Both cottages open onto a garden area and share a safe and secure play and pool area.  …see more


24 Aug 2013

5/5

"An oustanding, relaxing and welcoming holiday villa with great facilities"

We had a totally relaxing holiday in these wonderfully clean and well maintained villas. We stayed with another family and in total had 4 children under the age of 6 who thought that the facilities w… More


20 Aug 2013

5/5

"Perfect place to relax"

We were staying as 2 families with 4 children under 6 and found these 2 houses a perfect base for a relaxing holiday. Everything you could ask for is on site with the houses well equipped and comforta… More


30 Aug 2012

5/5

"Relaxing and comfortable stay, a real get away from it all!"

Our party of 9 occupied both of the cottages available at this beautiful holiday let. Both cottages offer excellent accommodation, they were decorated and maintained to a very high standard with all … More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Jonzac

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £85 / night

£595 - £1095 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
The original cottage of the farm, this 3 bedroomed gite has all the comforts of home, with stunning views over the countryside. Just 100 metres from the 12 X 6 metre pool and 5 person hot tub/spa nearby.A terrace for outside dining and bbq along with table for 8.  …see more


3 Sep 2013

4/5

"Excellent hosts - couldnt do more for you or be more helpful"

The hosts, Hugh and Dawn, were very friendly and went out of their way to help us and make our stay enjoyable. They sorted out a car problem for us (we couldnt have done it without them!) and cooked … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Champagnac

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£295 - £465 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Merlot, a single bedroomed gite with air conditioning and over 70 Sq Metres of space, the 12 x 6 metre pool is near by along with 5 person hot tub. Enjoy stunning views out over the countryside with vine and sunflowers. Soak up the sunshine in the South West of France,  …see more


2 Jun 2013

5/5

"Merlot is the best"

We really enjoyed our stay at Merlot. The setting s is fantastic and the peace and quiet was bliss. The gite is simply furnished but beautifully done. The kitchen is very well equipped and the bbq out… More


22 Jun 2014

5/5

"Calme et tranquilite"

Le gite est situe a 4 km du centre de Jonzac, il est tres bien equipe et fonctionnel. Je suis entierement satisfait de la prestation. L'acces a Internet est un plus pour cette location.
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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Aulnay

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £108 / night

£750 - £1250 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Large beautifully restored 3 bed-roomed (+ 2 mezzanine levels), 2 bath-roomed villa with private pool - not shared, with pretty garden around the pool area extending beyond the pool out to the surrounding fields. La Lavande is situated on the edge of a small village a s  …see more


12 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect, relaxing French country holiday"

Pat and Evelyn are perfect hosts because they are exceptionally helpful but also very discreet. Any slight issue and they sorted it straight away, above and beyond what is the norm from our experience… More

Thank you for your kind review, it was very helpful.


9 Sep 2013

5/5

"Everything you would wish for in a French country gite holiday"

My husband and I, together with two friends have been holidaying in rented houses in France for over 20 years and feel we have a wealth of experience on which to draw comparison. the properties have r… More

We are very touched by your kind comments, thank you.


16 Jul 2013

5/5

"Fantastic would book again."

Have just come back from 2 weeks at La Lavande. We have had a fantastic time from start to finish. Pat & Evelyn were accommodating, and very welcoming. The house and pool were both clean and had every… More

Thank you for your kind review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you have mentioned we will be pleased to see you out here either at La Lavande or Les Iris next year.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Couhe / Lage de Messe

Farmhouse / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£400 - £1450 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming Farmstead situated in a small hamlet. Included in the price are the main house, a pretty, separate house which is ideal for the grandparents and a large pool with roman steps, all for the exclusive use of the renter. The whole property is in a secluded garden.  …see more


24 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fabulous space suitable for extended family with excellent facilities"

An idyllic location set peacefully amid the sunflower fields, Les Canards has everything a family or group could need. Beautiful and well equipped house, brilliantly sized pool, space to run, games r… More


21 Oct 2012

5/5

"get away from the city"

We had a fabulous time in Les Canards. There is lots of space for everyone. The ping pong table and the pool are the winners. But there are loads of other things you could enjoy ie bikes, games, badm… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Secondigny

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£295 - £695 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Detached beautiful renovated cottage overlooking a 3 acre fishing lake The cottage is fully equipped and includes lakeside BBQ and private solar heated pool. Poitou Charente is featured in the sunshine leaque tables as having the second highest sunshine hours in France  …see more


17 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fantastic cottage in a lovely setting"

We had a really great time at the cottage and are sorry to have had to leave. The cottage itself gives you all you need on holiday - the two bedrooms are a good size (and with comfortable beds), and b… More


3 Jul 2014

5/5

"Perfect little spot for a total 'get away from it all experience'"

We have just come back from 12 nights at the cottage, originally we booked for 10 but we loved it so much we were lucky enough to pay for 2 extra nights and would have stayed longer if we didn't … More


21 Aug 2012

5/5

"It is a beautiful, quiet and peaceful place ."

The cottage has everything you could need and the lake is beautiul. We made good use of the swimming pool and my husband fished in the lake.… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Jonzac

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £71 / night

£495 - £945 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
2 bedroomed gite with en-suite facilities and air conditioning. Private terrace with BBQ, 5 person spa/hot tub and 12m pool. All with stunning views of the countryside with plenty of space set in 12 acres with a few trees for that all important shade.  …see more


22 May 2011

5/5

"If paradise is peace and quiet with wonderful views of vineyards and a pool to cool off in, this is paradise"

We booked in to stay here because they have a pool for me and with permission will take dogs.
We enjoy the warmth but want plenty of shade to cool down in so havng a large out door space in the sha… More


6 Jun 2011

4/5

"A lovely located gite which is very well equipped."

The veiws are fabulous and its in a very peaceful area. The Gite has everything in it you could possibly need and more which is ideal for larger families. The owners were very welcoming and when we ha… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Ile de Re / La Noue

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£325 - £1295 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming cottage with secure parking, front garden and private walled courtyard back garden. 2min walk to beach/bakery/fishmonger/ local market/bike hire and restaurants. Furnished to high standard,decorated with style, located in the stylish La Noue district.Internet.  …see more


6 Oct 2014

5/5

"Magnifique!"

My partner, dog and I stayed at the cottage for a late-summer break, and it does indeed live up to its name. Simply charming, and a perfect base for a couple visiting the island. It's tucked away… More


2 Oct 2014

5/5

"Another fabulous stay"

This summer we returned for our second holiday in this beautiful cottage. In all aspects, we were yet again delighted. It remains wonderfully peaceful whilst being so close to everything you could nee… More


13 Aug 2014

5/5

"A picture perfect retreat"

This beautiful cottage certainly lives up to it's reviews. No sooner have we arrived home, I am looking to book up to return to this fabulous place again!

The location was just perfect wit… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Gemozac

Gite / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £103 / night

£715 - £1715 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
GRANGE ENTIÈREMENT RESTAURÉE, en plein cœur de la campagne, proche de la mer,grand standing, confort moderne, entièrement climatisée, piscine chauffée 10 x 5, grande salle à vivre avec vidéoprojection, cuisine intégrée tout confort, salle de sport, grand jardi  …see more


8 Sep 2014

5/5

"De l'espace, du confort et de la sécurité"

Un excellent accueil, une grande disponibilité et gentillesse de l'hôte et de sa charmante épouse. Toujours présents pour nous rendre service mais avec une extrême discrétion.
Nous étio… More


6 Jul 2014

5/5

"sejour bucolique et contemporain"

Accueil chaleureux avec un sens de l'hospitalité placé sous le signe de la bonne humeur nous ont permis de passer des vacances agréables.
Soirées au bord de la piscine, barbecue, vélos à… More


3 Jul 2014

5/5

"excellent"

Excellent séjour, gîte entièrement neuf et équipé, localisation idéale, proche de la mer (30 min) et des commerces, le coin est très calme, la piscine chauffée, propriétaire très accueillant… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Rouillac

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £46 / night

£322 - £568 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 85 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Luxury, rural retreat, beautiful property furnished to a high standard in idyllic rural location. Sleeps up to 4, family suite with en suite shower room, separate childrens play area, secure in ground 10 x 5 heated pool. Only 3 gites plus owners on site. SPECIAL PRICES  …see more


2 Mar 2015

5/5

"The Courtyard"

We had a great time at The Courtyard in the Gîte called: "La Maison Cachée". We were very welcome, our little dogs too. Breakfast and dinner were very good. We look forward to visit them a… More


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"A Fabulous Holiday Experience"

We were warmly welcomed into The Courtyard by owners, Steph and Charlie May and immediately felt relaxed. Steph offered welcome drinks and homemade canapes on our first evening so that we could meet o… More

Thank you for your kinds words, it was a pleasure to host you and your lovely family. I really hope to have you here to stay again! Best wishes

Steph


9 Jul 2014

5/5

"Fabulous"

I always know a place is going to be good when after the first day im looking forward to writing a review when I get home. Then I often think will these places be booked out the next time I want to go… More

Thank you. I can't wait to meet your Dad!

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Puymoreau

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £114 / night

£798 - £1050 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Stunning converted stone barn in peaceful French village . Styled on a bijou hotel, all the original features have been preserved whilst giving the high level of comfort that our guests adore. Meals can be prepared and delivered to your door , just order ahead for you  …see more


30 Jun 2014

5/5

"Fantastic house in a gorgeous area"

This property exceeded our expectations. It is beautifully restored and decorated with some lovely finishing touches and very well equipped. The owners, Lesley and Alan, are really welcoming and have … More


17 Sep 2012

5/5

"stylish accomodation with wonderful views"

We hired this Gite for a week - it's so stylish, with wonderful soft furnishings and painted in F&B hues, yet still keeps all the orignal features of a French Barn - pure luxury. The upstairs t… More


24 Aug 2012

5/5

"Amazing hosts and a truly French experience!"

Brilliant property for:
A truly French experience in a friendly rural hamlet
Fantastic scenery and so many attractions within easy reach
Kind, thoughtful (but in no way intrusive) hosts who p… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Parthenay

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £29 / night

£200 - £490 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 120 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
2 Bedroomed Gite in 16th Century farmhouse, with views of open countryside. 10 mins from the medieval town of Parthenay. Can be combined with our small gite to create one single unit. Grounds of 3 acres with swimming pool (30ft x 15ft). Ideal for families and/or couples  …see more


10 Aug 2014

5/5

"Clean and comfortable nothing is too much trouble fabulous."

Great value for money. Great accommodation and great people, nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommend.… More


23 Aug 2013

5/5

"lovely peaceful setting, great gites and friendly owners"

Anita and Mark were helpful throughout the booking process and welcoming on arrival - the little extras (wine/eggs) were lovely after our long drive! We rented both gites for us, our children and gra… More


9 Aug 2013

5/5

"A comfortable gite in an idyllic rural setting"

The gite is in a very rural location, but only 8 miles from Parthenay. Anita and Mark are excellent owners, always ready with advice on interesting places to go in the area. We travelled by motorbi… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Vernoux-en-Gatine

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £79 / night

£550 - £950 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A spacious well-equipped house set in a beautiful,tranquil valley.Large secure suntrap Pool with decking area,big games field,feature Wildflower Maze & Potager.Hens.Private terraces.Lovely views.Good location for Days Out.Plenty of safe space to run,play or just relax.  …see more


25 Apr 2014

5/5

"A relaxing holiday in beautiful surroundings"

We spent a lovely week at Les Glycines. Our cottage was well equipped and perfect for a family of four and we really enjoyed the fresh bread delivered each morning! The pool was perfect, as was the we… More


17 Jan 2012

5/5

"Great facilities, excellent service, idylic rural location."

Just wanted to post a few comments about our time at Les
Glycines last year. Having experienced the hospitality of anne and Ray on two separate occasions in 2011 we would throughly recommend a hol… More


27 Jan 2012

4/5

"Relaxing Family Holiday, great facilities, excellent hosts."

We would recommend this gite to anyone who likes a quiet, rural retreat. The setting is beautiful, and there are pretty woodland walks from the gite It is especially suited to families with children, … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Argenton-les-Vallees / Le Breuil Sous Argenton

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £45 / night

£310 - £367 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 144 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Rural gite with all comforts, adjoined to Charentaise farmhouse - tranquil location on a working alpaca farm. Private lawn, BBQ, parking, Wifi, easy access to market towns, local attractions/activities (Puy du Fou, Futuroscope, vineyards, chateaux, wildlife). Children  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely gite -very happy to recommend it strongly"

We had a lovely week. The gite was very well furnished and comfortable, as described.
Kit & Tony were welcoming - we all enjoyed the tour of the alpaca farm. Having breakfast in the garden each d… More


30 Oct 2012

5/5

"Could be the most relaxing place on the planet"

The perfect place to relax and unwind. Excellent facilities and Tony and Kit were friendly and helpful but not intrusive.… More


10 Sep 2012

5/5

"Excellent Holiday"

My husband and two young teenagers stayed at the Alpaca farm in August 2012. It was fabulous - the accommodation was a really decent size, very clean and modern bathroom and kitchen with the added to… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Boussais

Barn / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 16

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £129 / night

£900 - £2100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
20% OFFER- FABULOUS PROPERTY- 3-Star "GITES OF FRANCE" approved,dates back to Napoleonic times,set in 2.5 acres of private gardens with a 12 x 6 Heated Pool, pool house with fridge.You can fish in the River or use the boat (free), Trampoline, swings,snooker table - FAB  …see more


4 Sep 2014

5/5

"Amazing relaxing holiday for all ages"

Such a beautiful place. The converted stunning barn secures great accommodation.Perfect for all ages including teenagers.… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you found the Barn perfect for your holiday for everyone. It is a beautiful place and as you say perfect for all ages including teenagers.


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fantastic Gite/converted barn"

This is a lovely converted Barn on a very large plot where the owners live in their own house located next to a river, so there is always someone on hand if there are any problems, which there weren&… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you had a great holiday and found there was lots of "things" to do for the whole family or just chill out of course. It is great having a boat to use for the river and something different. As you stated, the owners at this Gite are very helpful. You will be welcome any time - thank you.


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"A Wonderful Retreat"

A fantastic place to stay in a lovely part of France, plenty to do and see in the surrounding areas or just relaxing by the pool area. A great place for families and couples alike with very friendly a… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you found the property to your liking. As you say, there is plenty to do and visit in the surrounding areas or just relax by the pool. You will be welcome any time - thank you.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Saint James

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £86 / night

£600 - £700 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
This is a spacious cottage set in the grounds of a 19th century Manor house. Consists of two large bedrooms, sleeping 5 (plus cot for baby), bathroom, large living room (40m2), kitchen and dining room. This is a spacious cottage set in the grounds of a 19th century Mano  …see more


7 Jul 2012

5/5

"Great Location"

The Gite was recommended by a friend and was well sited for visiting the beautiful town of Saintes and the Charente especially the riverside villages of Taillebourg and Port d'Envaux within 2 mil… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 8 Bedrooms / sleeps 16

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£525 - £1100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Welcome to La Flotte, a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. See our website www.laflottefrance.com with interactive video.  …see more


27 Aug 2013

5/5

"The perfect place for a great, relaxing family holiday"

When I was researching our holiday this year I found La Flotte's website, liked the look of it, and thought, there has to be a catch. After a fabulous fortnight I can confirm that there is no ca… More


26 Aug 2013

5/5

"Wonderful famiy holiday in fabulous surroundings."

We stayed in Le Petit Manoir as we are a family of 5. The gite was wonderful, really well thought out, with everything we could have possibly needed. The grounds are stunning with a lovely play area f… More


6 Aug 2013

5/5

"Beautiful gite in an ideal location"

To be met by a smiling host, wonderful meal, two bottles of chilled wine and a pretty, well appointed gite reassured us that we'd made a good choice. The grounds have a fantastic pool, places to … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£525 - £1100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
La Flotte is a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. Les Volets Bleus is a traditional two bedroom stone-built period country cottage with pretty secluded garden.  …see more


20 Jun 2014

5/5

"So pretty, so French"

We have just returned from a lovely week staying at the gite Les Volets Bleus. It is part of a small group of properties (4 gites) at La Flotte close to Mortagne sur Gironde In the Charente. Tim & Ama… More


23 Sep 2012

5/5

"Relaxing, friendly, home from home set in beautiful countryside."

Les Volets Bleus is situated in picturesque countryside but within 20 -30 minutes of the beach depending on whether you wish for pretty coves or golden sandy beaches and waves ideal for surfing and bo… More


13 Aug 2012

5/5

"A beautifully decorated gite in a haven of tranquility."

Fabulous gite, great hosts, super pool in stunning countryside. We have just spent 2 wonderful weeks at La Flotte.… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes

House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £158 / night

£1100 - £2000 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
15% OFFER-LUXURY FURNISHED 5-BED HOUSE in landscaped gardens + Large Heated Pool-Free WiFi/Internet + Eng TV-walk to the Village-Cafe/Tabac, Restaurant and a beautiful 11th Century Abbaye.Discount Brittany Ferry crossings too!!! Beautiful -great for 2 families sharing.  …see more


16 Sep 2013

5/5

"Great stay, amazing area"

We had a superb week in St Jouin des Marnes. House is great for 2 families with kids - lots of space, outdoor eating, pool at perfect temperature. Tim and Carol are lovely and unobtrusive but always t… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and as you say the house is very spacious with lots of room for 2 families. The Owners, I know are very helpful, but only if you want help, etc., but it is always handy to have someone with local knowledge. The region has lots of history and lots to see - thank you once again.


30 Jun 2012

5/5

"We had a fabulous week, not long enough to see everything, spent a lot of time around the pool."

The cottage was lovely, very clean, and we had a warm welcoming.The pool was great, although the weather wasn't the best, having a heated pool didn't matter. The area was beautiful, lovely v… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. we are so pleased you found the property clean and felt welcomed. As you say this area is great for biking and there is a lot to see on traffic free roads, if you can draw yourself away from the pool and gardens that it!! - we look forward to seeing you next year and will guide you in the right direction for some fabulous chateaux


6 Jun 2013

4/5

"St Jouin de Marnes space and relaxation"

We have stayed with this welcoming couple 3 times now. The pool is lovely and the house is spacious with a lovely large living come dining room, though we spent every evening out on the warm patio, e… More

Thank you for taking the time to write about your holiday at Maison des Tournesols. Yes, there is a lot of space and creature comforts at the beautiful property, and it is a great spot for relaxing and there are so many "things" to do in the area for a truly rural holiday. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / La Trimouille

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£323 - £381 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 23 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
The double bed gite can sleep up to 4 people in the large bedroom. It overlooks a secluded courtyard which is perfect for evening barbecues or a game of table tennis and from the rear window you can see the large garden and enclosed swimming pool. There is a 4'6" bed  …see more


14 Jan 2015

5/5

"Perfect"

We had a wonderful time staying at this gite which is located in a small rural village. The village is peaceful with a few shops and restaurants which meant we could walk to get our bread in the morni… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Chabanais / Chirac

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £40 / night

£279 - £500 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Cute, cosy cottage with exposed stone & original features. Spacious living room with three piece suite, fully equipped kitchen diner, one ground floor bedroom with house bathroom adjacent. Private garden to the front with table, chairs & BBQ, shared garden to the rear  …see more


10 Sep 2014

5/5

"Well worth going"

2nd time here and again amazing clean Gites the hosts are English but speak French as well very very helpful the gite was so clean and was like living home fro home separate kitchen lounge with suite… More


22 Jul 2014

5/5

"Peace in Rural France"

If you want a quiet relaxing break away from it all then this is the place to stay ! A choice of three Gites all well appointed and kept to a high Standard. Located in the Haute - Vienne department in… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Chabanais / Chirac

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £37 / night

£258 - £429 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Here at Tranquille Vienne, we have 3 holiday gites available on site. Our Rochechouart gite is part of our barn conversion, with it's own private south facing terrace and overlooks the shared garden and pool area. NEW LARGER POOL AVAILABLE FOR 2015!  …see more


10 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fantastic"

Perfect holiday accommodation couldn't ask for anything else kitchen/dining room/living room upstairs bathroom with toilet sink and brill shower,2 bedrooms downstairs and toilet room. I have been… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Moncoutant

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£300 - £520 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
OFFER: This Quaint Cottage is detached and stands it its own fenced and gated garden and is as if time stood still with a 4-poster bed. Sole use of the heated Swimming Pool. The grounds extend to 1.5 acres and restaurants, bars and shops are close by. A Place to relax  …see more


12 Aug 2014

5/5

"An Amazing Gite ~ Simply Perfect..."

Honeysuckle Cottage ~ this very charming Gite is perfectly located just outside the town of Moncoutant ~ one is taken aback with its stunning original features, it's exposed brickwork, beams and … More

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you found the Cottage to your liking and the surrounding area. Yes, it is very peaceful - almost as if time stood still - yet shops, restaurants and bars are very close without spoiling anything. Thank you.


10 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fabulous gite, tranquil location, lovely hosts."

We had a wonderful week at Honeysuckle Cottage. Margaret and Peter were welcoming hosts who have created a stunning homely gite. Our 10 year old loved the donkey, (yes he does have the biggest ears I… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review relating to your stay at Honeysuckle Cottage. We are pleased you found everything to your liking and enjoyed the pool. Honeysuckle Cottage has some great features and as you say Margaret and Peter (the owners) are great hosts. Thank you.


4 Jul 2013

5/5

"fabulous cottage in a b eautiful rural setting"

A true get away from it all, but close to a town with all amienties, cafe, restaurent bars. HEATED SWIMMING definate bonus. We would certainly go again. Thank you for letting us stay.… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am so pleased you liked the location and it is as you say "a true get away from it all", but close to the town Yes, the heated swimming pool is a bonus.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Loulay

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £65 / night

£450 - £650 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
2 Bed, 4 person gite with private gardens and heated private pool - not shared. Restored Charentaise stone built longhouse set deep in French countryside.  …see more


25 Jul 2014

5/5

"Exceptional .. Truly"

If you want to have a holiday where you totally relax this is it! We have visited France every year for past 6 years. We obviously love France. This has been our favourite holiday . Evelyn and Pat are… More

Thank you for the really nice review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we do hope to see you again. Funny you mentioned the wifi as we have now sorted it out, so you'll be Ok next time.


30 Jun 2014

5/5

"Lovely Gite with fantastic pool"

Just got back from 2 weeks at Les Iris with our dog. Gite is beautiful in a lovely rural location and the pool is absolutely idyllic. Pat and Evelyn are lovely and very welcoming. We took our dog and… More

Thank you very much for that very nice review and we hope to see you here again another time.


3 Sep 2013

5/5

"A fantastic place for a relaxing break"

We have just returned from a fabulous week at Les Iris and it was exactly what we wanted. The accommodation was clean and very comfortable and we found Pat and Evelyn to be very friendly and helpful … More

Thanks very much for your really nice comments, and we hope to see you out here again.

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Ile de Re / Saint Clement des Baleines

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

2 Nights min stay

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from £66 / night

£458 - £1115 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Ile de Re, beach sea comfort many friends, family, large garden, nature  …see more

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