Lodge | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 14
This charming logis was formerly the outbuildings of the Thibeuf chateau estate, dating back to the 17th century and has been converted to simple spacious accommodation. It is situated in a secluded corner of the chateau grounds amongst centuries old trees.
Just a short drive into the village of Bournezeau (2 miles / 3km) for a convenient supermarket, bakery and restaurants. A 40 minute drive takes you to the Vendee coast at La Faute sur Mer with its superb sandy beaches, dunes and pine forests. There is also a lake with small beach and children’s play area at just 5 miles / 8km. Centrally placed for exploring the Vendee region and with plenty to see and do in the surrounding area.
The logis benefits from a private pool which is set in a separate large meadow area (access via a door which can be locked). Large gravel courtyard and lawn area, garden dining furniture and beabecue.
In the full configuration, for up to 14 people, there are 6 bedrooms and two separate living areas and kitchens. Outside peak season the property can be let in reduced configuration at discount rates, 4 bedrooms and one living area, for up to 9 people.
|Size||Sleeps up to 14, 6 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||La Faute sur Mer 45 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nantes (1 hour), Nearest railway: Lucon (20 minutes)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Table tennis, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Reduced configuration, sleeping 8 to 9 in 4 bedrooms:
Large lounge with fireplace, kitchen/dining room with fitted kitchen, separate toilet, ground floor double bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
On the first floor - Double bedroom with en-suite shower room, twin bedroom, twin bedroom with extra single bed, bathroom with bath and shower, separate toilet. This reduced configuration is available outside 18/7 to 29/8.
Full configuration, sleeping up to 14 in 6 bedrooms, adds this:
Further lounge with fireplace, kitchen/dining room with fitted kitchen, cloakroom with toilet.
On the first floor; twin bedroom, twin bedroom with extra single, bathroom, separate toilet.
NB: To understand the layout, think of it as 4 bedroom and 2 bedroom houses linked on the first floor.
|Further details outdoors|
Courtyard and lawn area.
You can also stroll around the chateau grounds.
Private swimming pool in a separate adjacent area (lockable door for child safety).
Tennis available in the village.
Two pricing tables are shown:
Full configuration; 6 bedrooms, available at any time.
Reduced configuration; 4 bedrooms, available outside 18/7 to 29/8
Rentals normally Saturday to Saturday.
Open mid April to early October.
10 night rentals possible outside 13/6 to 19/9.
Swimming pool open 25/4 to 3/10.
Sheets and towels included in the rental (further changes at extra charge).
Baby equipment supplied free of charge.
We can hold an option open for you free of charge while you decide or book your travel.
To confirm your reservation, just phone with card details for the 25% deposit.
The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region
The Vendee is an ideal family holiday destination, being very easy to get to (just 3 hours from the ferry port of St Malo), yet far enough south to enjoy a great climate. There is also easy fly-drive access via the nearby airports of Nantes and La Rochelle.
You will find a wide choice of attractions to visit and holiday activities for the children, including many theme parks. There are many chateaux with history pageants and festivities, beautiful botanical gardens, and of course the fabulous coastline with its sandy beaches and excellent water sports facilities. A trip to the history theme park “Le Puy du Fou” is an unforgettable day out for all the family – not to be missed. In the south of the Vendee, there is also the famous “Green Venice” area, for a relaxing punt trip through the canals and waterways. The more adventurous will find plenty to keep them busy; go-karts, micro-lights, quad excursions, hot-air ballooning, tree adventure parks, paint-ball, as well as excellent surfing spots.
Mareuil sur Lay (6 miles / 10 km), vineyards, wine tasting, punts & canoes on the river. Rambling trails - many signed trails in the surrounding countryside. Tennis at Bournezau (2 miles / 3km). Golf at La Domangere (12 miles / 19km). Indoor fun pool at La Roche sur Yon (13 miles / 21km). Water sports, windsurfing, jet-ski hire, go-karting, at La Tranche sur Mer (30 miles / 48km). History theme park of “Le Puy du Fou” (30 miles / 48km). Historic town and port of La Rochelle, great shopping and restuarants, lots to visit, aquarium (47 miles / 75km).
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15 Jul 2013
"Charming french farm accomodation in attractive private park"
We visited Le Thibeuf with 12 family members and enjoyed a pleasant and relaxing week. The accomodation is full of rustic charm, if a little eccentric in layout. The owner of the chateau, in whose gro… More
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