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Studio | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

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from £32 /night

£223 - £360 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Terrasse de 6 m² exposée ouest permettant d'y manger facilement à 4 avec vue sur le port de plaisance des Minimes à La Rochelle. Place de parking réservée Studio meublé (4 couchages) et équipé (plaques vitrocéramiques, four à micro-ondes, réfrigérateur, TV, lecteur DVD)  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

2 Nights min stay

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from £18 /night

£120 - £300 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Vous serez proche de nombreux sites touristiques tels que : Le zoo de la Palmyre (un des plus grands zoo d'Europe) Les grottes de Regulus et de Matata Le petit village de Talmont sur Gironde Les villes de St palais sur Mer, Royan, Meschers sur Gironde , Saintes, Pas de frais de ménage. Ménage à faire par les locataires. Matériel sur place. Arrivée entre 15H-20H Max  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

1 night min stay

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from £30 /night

£206 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
A beautifully renovated apartment with many original features. Quiet and relaxing with private gardens and swimming pool.Easily accessible in a day from the Channel ports; several airports nearby. Only 45 mins to the Atlantic beaches. Lovely medieval towns nearby.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 11

1 night min stay

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from £31 /night

£214 - £684 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Chambre, studio, meublé, pour 1 à 11 personnes au coeur de Ars-en-ré, île de ré. À proximité de tous les commerces, restaurants et marché. Parking gratuit à 250 mètres. Les tarifs indiqués s'entendent par location.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

2 Nights min stay

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from £54 /night

£377 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
downtown la rochelle park can stay completely quiet beach walk  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

7 Nights min stay

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from £37 /night

£257 - £300 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Dans l'Ile d'Oléron, STUDIOS 2 Personnes, dans un pavillon indépendant avec jardin clos, à 500m de la plage, côte ouest.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

1 night min stay

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from £43 /night

£300 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Le calme de la campagne en ville  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £25 /night

£170 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 54 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Le Studio is situated within a very small and peaceful village and is ideally located to explore the countryside, enjoy walks, cycling with two bikes provided and two 18 hole golf courses nearby. The nearest beach south of La Rochelle is within an hours drive. Bars and restaurants are all within easy access as are the large supermarkets.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £21 /night

£146 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Studio meublé tout confort, 25 m², idéalement situé dans l'hyper-centre historique de la ville, 4 couchages confortables, kitchenette équipée, salle d'eau avec douche. situé au 1er étage avec ascenseur d'une résidence de standing. Fenêtre sur cour, calme et sans bruit. contrat de location saisonnière prix indiqués sont toutes charges comprises chèques vacances acceptés  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

1 night min stay

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from £18 /night

£120 - £137 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
cure - proche thermes plages à proximité meublé en rez de jardin- rez de chaussée parking à proximité à 300 mètres de la Place Colbert et des thermes à 200 m du port de plaisance et de la charente  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

2 Nights min stay

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from £14 /night

£95 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Studette sur le Front de Mer a st Jean de Monts.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

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from £33 /night

£226 - £291 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 58 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Le Studio has been sympathetically restored and furnished to a high standard, blending contemporary with traditional features. Le Studio is a comfortable, light and airy first-floor apartment (25M2) in a recently converted charentaise barn. Le Studio has fast WiFi. Le Studio is well-equipped and has everything you need for a relaxing holiday (private patio, BARBQ etc.)  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

1 night min stay

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from £43 /night

£300 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Spacious accommodation in a small hamlet 5 mins from Aulnay,a bustling town with shops, bars, restaurants,farmers market,indoor/outdoor swimming complex with slides and outdoor picnic area, and rolling Charente countryside to explore on bikes or on foot Just 1hr from the beaches of La Rochelle and Royan to enjoy the beautiful charentaise weather  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £35 /night

£239 - £409 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. Accommodation description : 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bat  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £23 /night

£161 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Saint Jean de Monts (85) - District Golf - Residence Grapefruit 1-room apartment - 28 m environ- up to 4 people Located just steps from the beach, the residence 'Grapefruit' high 4 floors with elevator, is the most popular station with its exceptional  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 5

Very Good 4/5 

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from £41 /night

£284 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. Accommodation description : 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bat  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £53 /night

£368 - £464 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Description Others : Daily cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax. Other description: Weekly or end of stay cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £36 /night

£246 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Modern apartment. Located on No 1 floor, without elevator, with pleasant furnishings. Living room giving onto balcony with double sofa bed. Basic kitchenette with hotplates. 1 mezzanine bedroom with double bed.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £35 /night

£239 - £400 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with double sofa bed. Alcove area in hall with 2 bunk beds, balcony (for most apartments). Living room with double sofa bed. Alcove area in hall with 2 bunk beds, balcony (for most apartments). Accommodation description : Living room with double sofa bed. A  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £35 /night

£239 - £400 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
2 single beds 2 single beds Accommodation description : 2 single beds  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £49 /night

£343 - £737 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 1 convertible sofa bed 1 bedroom area with 2 twin beds. Living room with 1 convertible sofa bed 1 bedroom area with 2 twin beds. 1 bathroom Accommodation description : Living room with 1 convertible sofa bed 1 bedroom area with 2 twin beds. Bathroom d  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

Short stays welcome

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from £37 /night

£259 - £453 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 2 single beds + 1 single sofa bed or 1 convertible sofa bed for 2 people and 1 convertible bed. Living room with 2 single beds + 1 single sofa bed or 1 convertible sofa bed for 2 people and 1 convertible bed. 1 bathroom Accommodation description : Livin  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £37 /night

£259 - £556 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 2 single beds + 1 single sofa bed or 1 convertible sofa bed for 2 people and 1 convertible bed. Living room with 2 single beds + 1 single sofa bed or 1 convertible sofa bed for 2 people and 1 convertible bed. 1 bathroom Accommodation description : Livin  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £24 /night

£163 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 1 double sofa bed Living room with 1 double sofa bed Bathroom with shower and WC OR bathroom with bath and separate WC. Accommodation description : Living room with 1 double sofa bed Living room description : Living room with 1 double sofa bed. Descript  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 5

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from £33 /night

£227 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 1 double sofa bed, bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 pull-out bed Living room with 1 double sofa bed, bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 pull-out bed Accommodation description : Living room with 1 double sofa bed, bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 pull-out  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £37 /night

£259 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Mezzanine with 1 double bed Shower room Living room with 1 pull-out bed (sleeps 2) Separate toilet Please note: 1st floor only, no balcony Mezzanine with 1 double bed Shower room Living room with 1 pull-out bed (sleeps 2) Separate toilet Please note: 1st floor only, n  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £40 /night

£280 - £293 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Description Others : Daily cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax. Other description: Weekly or end of stay cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £35 /night

£239 - £409 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
1 bedroom and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. Accommodation description : 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom with toilet. Description Bedrooms : 2 single beds Bathroom description : 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. De  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £35 /night

£239 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Facing the sea, STUDIO approx. 22 m²: entrance, kitchenette, living room with balcony / terrace overlooking the sea, 1 sofa bed for 2 pers. BZ - bathroom + WC. Rent with nice sea view, 6th floor + elevator residence "BREEZE" - Promenade Clemenceau - i-4/5 on a  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £25 /night

£169 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Saint Jean de Monts (85) - Boom Area - Résidence Pleine Mer Apartment type studio - 22 m environ- up to 3 people Located by the sea, in the Pier area, the residence 'Pleine Mer offer the possibility to do without a car (beach, shops ...). This studio  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 5

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from £33 /night

£226 - £317 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 2 single sofa beds, 1 with pull-out bed, entrance comprising 2 bunk beds Living room with 2 single sofa beds, 1 with pull-out bed, entrance comprising 2 bunk beds Accommodation description : Living room with 2 single sofa beds, 1 with pull-out bed, ent  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £35 /night

£240 - £511 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 2 single beds or 1 convertible sofa bed (2 people). Living room with 2 single beds or 1 convertible sofa bed (2 people). 1 bathroom Accommodation description : Living room with 2 single beds or 1 convertible sofa bed (2 people). Bathroom description : 1  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £26 /night

£182 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Entrance with 1 single bed, living room with 1 double sofa bed Entrance with 1 single bed, living room with 1 double sofa bed Accommodation description : Entrance with 1 single bed, living room with 1 double sofa bed Description Kitchen : Kitchenette with coffee machin  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £38 /night

£261 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
studio: entry + wardrobes - bathroom - toilet - living room: kitchenette (mini-oven + microwave oven), balcony facing the sea + garden, 1 sofa bed for 2 people + bed 1 pers. 0.80 - garage private box in the basement. Rental approx 30m ² to 300 meters from the patrolled  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £47 /night

£328 - £409 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Apartment in complex, nicely furnished. Living room giving onto balcony with double or twin beds. Basic kitchenette with hotplates.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £23 /night

£156 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 rollaway bed. Bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 rollaway bed. Accommodation description : Bedroom with 2 single beds and 1 rollaway bed. Description Others : NB: no kitchenette, separate toilets and bath only Other description: NB: no ki  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £27 /night

£188 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Entrance with 2 bunk beds separated from living room by door. Entrance with 2 bunk beds separated from living room by door. Accommodation description : Entrance with 2 bunk beds separated from living room by door. Living room description : Living room with 1 double sof  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

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from £39 /night

£270 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
STUDIO sea front approx 30sqm: entrance + closet / wardrobe - shower + toilet - kitchenette (4 gas burners + oven), MICROWAVE oven - Living room: 1 sofa bed convertible BZ + 1 folding bed 2 people, balcony facing the sea and beach. Rent on the 6th floor + elevator resid  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £26 /night

£182 - £354 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 1 double sofa bed, hall includes 2 bunk beds, separated from living room by a door Living room with 1 double sofa bed, hall includes 2 bunk beds, separated from living room by a door Accommodation description : Living room with 1 double sofa bed, hall  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £37 /night

£253 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
STUDIO: entry - + storage cupboard / wardrobe - bathroom + WC - living room: kitchenette: 2 gas burners, oven el 1, 1 MICROWAVE, 1 sofa bed for 2 people, balcony / terrace + garden. sea ​​and beach front. Rent of approx. 25 m² 7th + lift, close to all amenities. Residen  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £32 /night

£220 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Living room with 1 sofa bed and 1 pull-out bed (sleeps 2), shower room and WC. Please note: apartment on ground floor, no terrace. Living room with 1 sofa bed and 1 pull-out bed (sleeps 2), shower room and WC. Please note: apartment on ground floor, no terrace. Acc  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £28 /night

£195 - £239 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bathroom with toilet. 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. Accommodation description : 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette and 1 bat  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

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from £44 /night

£304 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Facing the sea and the long sandy beach, STUDIO at the snd floor : entrance with cupboards – bathroom + WC – kitchen : a gaz cooker, fridge + freezer, micro waves oven) – living room : 2 sofas beds : 1 single and 1 for 2 pe  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

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from £61 /night

£425 - £487 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Description Others : Daily cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax. Other description: Weekly or end of stay cleaning, taxes and charges (water, power, heating), except local tourist tax.  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 5

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from £33 /night

£226 - £285 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette, 1 bathroom and 1 toilet. 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette, 1 bathroom and 1 toilet. 1 shower or 1 bath and 1 toilet. Accommodation description : 1 living room, 1 sleeping alcove, 1 kitchenette, 1 bathroom a  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £30 /night

£210 - £420 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
20% DISCOUNT FOR HOLIDAYS IN 2014 +EARLY BIRD-2015: LA FORET COTTAGE-French Studio Cottage with en suite dating back to the 1880s with use of a large Heated Swimming Pool, HOT TUB and BBQ,Small Lake for fishing -wonderful!! Discounted Ferry Crossings available too!  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

7 Nights min stay

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from £33 /night

£231 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Studio calme, tout confort à seulement 100m des plages étendues des demoiselles (Saint Hilaire de Riez et Saint Jean de Monts).  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 2

30 Nights min stay

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from £10 /night

£65 / week

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  • Car advised
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  • Private garden
Studio Rural setting garden parking  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

Min stay varies

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from £43 /night

£300 - £424 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
a visiter, zoo de la palmyre, phare de la coubre, cité de l'huitre, aquarium de la rochelle , corderie royale, hemione, musée de la marine, port de la tremblade premier port ostréicole de françe école de voile , sport nautiques, pêche à pied, surf casting , équitation, tennis, mini golf, golf  …see more

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Studio | sleeps 4

Min stay varies

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from £41 /night

£283 - £334 / week

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  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Ce petit appartement de bord de mer vous accueille pour vos vacances avec tout le confort nécessaire et vous offre en plus une atmosphère chaleureuse qui vous fera sentir chez vous dès votre arrivée.  …see more

With the sunniest climate in Western France, this area is one of the most unspoilt in the country. The Atlantic coast has gentle sandy beaches, with bridged islands like Oléron and Ré, to be explored just offshore. The coast also boasts excellent golf courses and seaside resorts like La Rochelle, which is best discovered on foot. Not to be missed are the ruins of 5 medieval castles at Chauvigny, ‘Sleeping Beauty’s Castle’ at La Roche-Courbon, Roman monuments such as those at Saintes and numerous museums. These illuminate much of the region’s past, including the religious persecution of the Protestant population in the 17th century. A speciality of local cookery is a ripe Charentais melon, halved and filled with Pineau de Charente, a local apéritif. Inland the Futuroscope near Poitiers is one of France’s major attractions, with rides and laser displays all dedicated to the world of cinema and the moving image. Poitiers itself is a growing and bustling city, and well worth a visit.