Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Le Coche is at Le Relais de Saint Preuil, a guest mansion ranked in France Top 25 "2013 Travellers Choice TripAdvisor"
This apartment, 130sqm large, is part of a hamlet from the 17th/18th century, a former coach inn, converted into our home together with our guest mansion, Le Relais de Saint Preuil, with 3 other family suites and five B&B rooms. Facilities include among others an outdoor heated swimming pool (15 m x 8 m, depth 1.0 m to 1.6 m), a tennis court, a sauna, a gym corner, bikes, a playground for kids, a large garden with a BBQ.
All linen and towels, standard cleaning at the end of the stay, water and power consumptions are included and Wi-fi access also.
Massages with qualified therapist available on request. Cot and high chair on booking. Evening meals are available on our own terrace on request. Welcome pack in the apartment on request.
Our hamlet is on the edge of the picturesque hamlet of Saint Preuil, in the Grande Champagne vineyards, the heart of the Cognac country. All amenities are available 5 Km away in the small town of Segonzac, recognized for its quality of life and awarded as the first French “Citta Slow”.
Activities nearby includes jet skiing, canoeing, biking, hot air ballooning and, of course, discovery of the vineyards, that have the largest concentration of traditional distilleries in the world and most of the French cooperages.
Staying with us, you will live in the heartland of the “Slow Attitude” some exciting moments of discovery, relaxation and meetings with enthusiast wine-makers.
Last but not least, Christine, your host, and her husband speak fluent English.
This apartment / family suite with kitchen is 130 sqm large. It is on the first floor of a building dated from 1767 : Living/dining room/kitchen with beams. two king size bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom with WC (also accessed from hallway). Twin bedroom. Another Bathroom, shower cubicle. Separate WC. Small entrance at the ground floor.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Royan 50 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bordeaux 95 km, Nearest railway: Angoulême - TGV station (direct train from Paris) 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region
Our hamlet is the perfect location to go and visit such towns as La Rochelle, Le Futuroscope, Saint Emilion and Bordeaux that are all less than one and a half hour by car.
Cognac, 20' by car, itself has a medieval quarter with narrow cobbled streets, the Château des Valois, an Art and History museum, ancient churches, the Museum of Arts and Techniques of Cognac (MACO), a nice public garden, not to mention the famous cognac trading houses. The area is also home to many impressive Romanesque churches.
Cognac is famous as a spirit, but it is also a city and, most unknown, a vineyards with amazing people and surprising things to discover.
Activities nearby Le Coche include jet skiing, canoeing, biking, hot air ballooning and, of course, discovery of the vineyards, that have the largest concentration of traditional distilleries in the world and most of the French cooperages.
On request, we organize visits of distilleries, cooperages and tastings of local wines, Pineau des Charentes and cognacs.
Children are not forgotten: you can visit as a family the dinosaurs cemetery where was discovered a bone of the largest dinosaur in the world, the Gallo Roman baths in Chassenon, make an educational path in a family wine estate. You can visit a trading house with a small train in Cognac, browse through the Comic Strip Museum of Angoulême where everyone can read or draw albums and much more!...