House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A spacious house with high ceilings, character features and offering many home comforts.

This is ideal for guests who want to experience the real France,take a short walk to the award winning bakers, visit Patrick's bar and follow the artists' trail. Enjoy scenic river walks, horseriding, cycling, fishing and visit the wonderful Vouvant Mervent forest..

The Ile de Re, Puy du Fou and the flat sandy Vendee beaches and the Marais Poitevin are all about one hour away.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach La Tranche
Will consider House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: La Rochelle, Nearest railway: Lucon
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Video player, CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, King Beds (1), Double beds (1), Single beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Le Vivier's accommodation is on three floors. The ground floor has a spacious well equipped kitchen/dining area with large sliding windows opening onto a partly decked south facing secluded garden. There is a double futon in the dining area. The large sitting room is always cool in the summer and has a traditional stone fireplace with wood burner. The house contains numerous books, games and films for guests to enjoy.

There is a cloakroom with toilet and washbasin on this floor. On the first floor we have a large ensuite master bedroom with a king size sleigh bed.

The second floor has a double and single bedroom with a separate shower room.There are natural wood floors throughout the whole house. Beams, high ceilings and some revealed stonework enhance a spacious and quiet venue for a relaxing holida

Further details outdoors

There is a small public car park very near to the house or park outside the house.

The Pays de la Loire region

The Vendee is famous for its wonderful weather, miles of long sandy, pine backed beaches and fields of sunflowers.

Visit historic La Rochelle, take a boat on the canals of the Marais Poitevin, enjoy wonderful walks in the Vouvant Mervent forest. and visit the Saturday market at Fontenay le Comte.

The nearby cave at Pissotte produces and sells direct to the public excellent well-known local red and white wines. A must for wine lovers.


Vouvant in the south of the Vendee is a well noted beauty spot with "plus beaux villages de France" and Petite Cite de Caractere" awards, making it a terrrific base for your holiday.

Spend hours wandering the old streets, enjoy the beauty of the floodlit rampart.s and visit the many artists' galleries.