B&B | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed

Le Clos du Marais - luxury bed and breakfast

Now listed in Alistair Sawdays Special Places to Stay!

15 minutes from blue flag beaches, set overlooking a regional protected parc with storks and herons.

Wondeful sunny microclimate with long sunny Autumns and early Spring sunshine. Long walks straight from the gate into Marais with Storks, Herons etc.

Enjoy 3 course meals with wine overlooking the pool or by a cozy fire out of season. Using local produce our chef will prepare and cook your meal. No need to drive to find restaurants just walk across the garden back to your room!

The property

Probably built over 200 years ago there is still speculation about its original purpose. Located at the foot of the former chateau, it possbily was used as a storage for the 'dimes' or payment of taxes to the owner.

The property is a rare old Vendée longère, with white washed walls and shutters. Guest accommodation is situated with independent access and has been totally renovated this year to maintain the charm of the property.

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Chambre Hortensia

Designed with a Cote Ouest feel, the room has a double bed with a very comfortable mattress for a really good night's sleep. Luxury pillows and quilt ensure a cocoon by the sea.

The ensuite bathroom offers a beautiful roll top bath and double basins set in a marble unit. Luxury toiletries are provided along with fluffy white towels so that you can slip into relaxation mode and leave your stressful life behind.

Your very own door leads you out onto a small terrace with a table for 2. We can even serve you a romantic candlit dinner for 2, cooked by our French chef using local produce.

Price includes a scrummy breakfast served overlooking the pool. Start your day with a choice of tasty temptations including fresh baguette, croissants, caramel fleur de sel jams, coffee, tea etc.

Chambre Les Dimes

This suite offers a romantic stay with a bedroom overlooking your terrace through French windows. Comfy beds, lovely linen, everything you need for a peaceful night. The only sounds outside are the birds in the marshes.

The sitting room allows you to enjoy views of the garden.

The new bathroom has a shower and gorgeous old French meuble with a vanity basin. Fragrant toiletries, lush towels, everything for a special stay.

Room price 110 euros per night (3 night minimum in July and August, 2 nights at other times). 90 low season

Price includes the same delicious breakfast

Please note that we have a spaniel and a standard poodle

Due to the adjacent water and security our property is not suitable for children under 10 years.

Come and stay in our beautiful Vendée longère set in a historical village near La Tranche sur Mer. This wonderful period property has been tastefully renovated this year and has been decorated and furnished to provide luxury accommodation that you won't want to leave. There is a sunny peaceful garden with a heated swimming pool, perfect for lazy relaxing days. When the evening comes enjoy a 3 course dinner, complete with local wine for just 25 euros per person.

Ideal for a romantic holiday at any time of the year. or a peaceful retreat from an hectic life. Stargaze in the garden, swim in the pool or walk straight outside into the marais with its protected wildlife including herons.

Relax, slip into a pace of life in a village that time has forgotten. Practice your French, sample the wonderful local cuisine and fall in love with the Vendée coastline.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: La Rochelle 40 km, Nearest railway: La Roche sur Yon
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Staffed property
General Central heating, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden
Access Parking

The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region

Soak up the sunny Vendée with 2400 average hours of sunshine each year from March to October. Unspoilt (and typically French) the Vendée has miles of sandy beaches and fishing ports with harbourside restaurants. La Rochelle and Nantes airports 1 hour or 3 hrs from St Malo.

Curzon

The small village of Curzon is situated on the coast of light and is ideal for enjoying the chic nearby resort of La Tranche, Ile de Ré or La Rochelle. The Vendée has miles of coastal cycle routes, golf and fishing. Within 15 mins there is a wine route where you can sample the local wines or enjoy locally caught fish in a portside restaurant

.We would love to welcome you to our beautiful French home nestled in an historic coastal village. Tastefully restored, it is ideal for a romantic/peaceful retreat at any time with the wildlife of the Marais at the foot of the garden and the pine forested coast just 12 mins drive away.