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The Rose Barn

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 8 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

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The Rose Barn

Gite / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

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Gite / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed

Perfect for your romantic getaway, house hunting, birdwatching, golfing or just a peaceful break,The Rose Barn "La Grange aux Roses" is fully equipped to provide you with a home from home in lovely surroundings. It's set in delightful wooded hilly countryside close to all the facilities of the nearby Lakes of the Haute Charente and an excellent golf course. In this historic area you can also visit wonderful Roman remains, follow the steps of Richard the Lionheart to unbelievable chateaux, enjoy the delights of Wine and Cognac tastings and visit two vibrant and historic cities: Angouleme and Limoges. Local restaurants to suit all tastes and pockets abound and the sea and sun-drenched sands of the Charente Maritime are an easy drive. Comprehensive details of the many attractions of the area are on our website.

As former high-class hoteliers and restaurateurs included in Michelin and The Good Food Guide, we know our onions! We offer a "We'll cook your Supper" service - perfect for your first night after your journey here ( or any other come to that).

House hunting?

We'll be delighted to give you free help and advice and introduce you to two local English-speaking Estate Agents

We understand that all guests have different priorities and requirements. We try to be sensitive to that and so we're there if you need lots of help and information or alternatively we'll be discreetly and unobtrusively available if you don't.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Plage de Guerlie, Lac Lavaud 10 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Limoges 55 km, Nearest railway: Roumazieres-Loubert 5 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Living Area with comfortable easy chairs and sofa bed (small double). Dining Table & chairs. Electric central heating. Satellite TV, DVD player / Radio & CDPlayer / selection of books and games.

Kitchen Area with Fridge / Gas Hob & Oven / Microwave / Washing Machine.

Bathroom with WC / Shower Cubicle / Handbasin

Free WIFI available

Mezzanine Bedroom Area upstairs with Double bed and selection of storage. Bed Linen & Towels included in the price.

Further details outdoors

You'll have a dedicated relaxing and barbeque area next to the gite plus table and chairs in front of the property where you can watch the world go by. You're also very welcome to use the outdoor swimming pool at times to suit both you and us.

Further details

Security/Breakage Deposit: a refundable deposit of £100 is payable with the balance of your rental payment. Full details of terms and conditions will be sent in your contract.

Your Rental Price includes

Bed Linen, Indoor Towels & Tea towels - but not swimming towels - please bring your own. Electricity is also included except from November to April inclusive when an "Extra Heating" charge of £30 per week payable locally applies.

Local Tourist Tax of 0.50€ per person per night is payable on site.

The Poitou-Charentes region

The little-known Charente Limousine region is both historic and beautiful. Frontier country for centuries from the times of the Romans via 12th century Richard the Lionheart to the Resistance in the Second World War with history, stunning chateaux and sites of interest to match. Equable climate means that although warm in summer it's not sizzling and the lush countryside around the River Vienne sets the idyllic scene!


For history lovers, you can visit the incredible Roman Baths at Chassenon, Follow Richard the Lionheart along his battle route via the fantastic castles of La Rochefoucauld and Rochechouart to Chalus where he was mortally wounded. The Resistance memorial in Chasseneuil tells the story of wartime bravery.

Colourful markets at Piegut - 35 minutes (every Wednesday - not be missed) and Chasseneuil on the 22nd of each month, Local vineyard at St Sornin 20 minutes and of course Cognac for brandy tastings about 45 minutes. Comprehensive list of attractions/fairs/fetes on our website

The Velo Rail in Roumazieres - bike powered rail cars taking you through lovely countryside as far as Confolens to the North (fantastic Folk dance and music festival each August)

The Lakes of the Hate Charente (15 minutes drive) are stunning where you can enjoy water sports, walking and bird watching.

Golf - two excellent golf courses within 30 minutes drive

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Review 1-8 of 8

25 Oct 2014


"Lovely gite in idyllic location"

We have just returned home from a short stay here. Robin and Heather made us feel very welcome from the start. Nothing was too much trouble. The gite is extremely well equipped and we wanted for nothi… More

28 Apr 2014


"Home comforts in a cosy idyllic gite"

A warm and friendly welcome. A cooked meal and beautiful clean and cosy gite. What more can you ask for after a day sight seeing in this lovely region of France.Robin and Heather were excellent hosts … More

1 Sep 2013


"Excellent stay in a lovely and peaceful area of France."

We had an excellent and relaxed stay at the Rose Barn. The hosts Robin and Heather were brilliant. They made us feel very welcome.The barn is equipped with everything one needs during a holiday. We sp… More

19 Aug 2013


"Fantastic gite in an idyllic location"

We recently returned from a weeks holiday at the Rose Barn. The gite was cosy and well equipped, very much a home from home. Robin and Heather were lovely and helpful. Robin also cooks meals if requir… More

16 Aug 2013


"Wonderful place, wonderful people!"

What a lovely little find. We spent two blissful weeks exploring this beautiful area of France from our comfortable and clean base. Robin and Heather were great hosts, Robin's excellent cooking b… More

23 May 2013


"Excellent hosts, great accommodation"

This small cottage has everything you need and is really cosy. Robin and Heather were very welcoming and provided an excellent meal on our first night. Situated in a very peaceful location with oppo… More

2 Sep 2012


"Great place. Great hosts. Great value."

Beautiful gite, thoughtfully presented and lovely and clean. Owners Robin and Heather did all they could to make the holiday enjoyable, maintaining a low profile and respecting our privacy but always happy to book restaurants for us or give advice on places to visit.
Robin's meals were amazing - it was lovely to have the option of a meal ready for us at the end of the day, we particularly recommend the beef bourgignon!
It is a lovely quiet location to relax and unwind and a beautiful area - we loved visiting the chateaux e.g. at Rochechouart and generally absorbing the French culture and pace of life. Only drawback...coming home!!

14 Aug 2012


"Peaceful, easy, stress free"

Very enjoyable break at the Rose Barn, Beautifully furnished and very comfy bed. Slept really well.

Owners very helpful and had some useful suggestions for days out and dining.

Area very quiet but we had some lovely days out and can recommend the lake for the day.

Review 1-8 of 8

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      Robin M.

      • 3 Years listed

      90% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:01 Jun 2015

      Based in France

      Languages spoken
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      • French

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