Villa des Gemmeurs - 176
Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Villa des Gemmeurs is an attractive, modern villa with pool, a short walk from the village of Messanges and 10 minutes by cycle trail from the lovely, unspoilt Messanges beach.
Families and friends looking for an easy, relaxing villa holiday with the many activities and places to explore that this area offers.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Ground floor: The ground floor living space is open plan with a sitting room at one end, dining area in the middle and large kitchen at the other end.
The sitting room features two 3-seater settees and a cosy log burner, the dining area has a table & chairs seating 6. The kitchen has all mod cons including a dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, and fridge freezer.
Off the living area there is one double bedroom with ensuite shower room, and one twin room with a separate shower room. Both shower rooms have toilets.
Upstairs: Stairs lead up from the dining area to a galleried landing, two further bedrooms and a bathroom. Bedroom 3 has twin beds, Bedroom 4 is a double; the bathroom has a bath with a hand shower.
All bedrooms have fitted cupboards with good storage & hanging space. The décor and furnishings throughout are modern, comfortable and practical for holidays.
Equipment and facilities include: English TV channels (but no French ones), DVD player, stereo with some CDs and a few books.
|Further details outdoors|
Pool & garden: French windows lead from the lounge to the terrace with table & chairs seating 8, plus parasol. The pool is 9m x 4.5m x 1.5m deep, unheated, protected by a removable security cover.
The pool is open late May until September. The proximity of the pool to the house means it is not suitable for families with young children (non-swimmers). A good-sized lawn extends beyond the pool and around the size of the house.
Outside facilities include a swing ball game, boules, gas BBQ, parasol and 2 pool loungers.
In the entrance, there is off-street parking for 3 cars.
In all Villa des Gemmeurs is perfect for an active family wanting a beach holiday in a lovely part of France.
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
Villa des Gemmeurs is located on a residential street approx. 500m from the centre of Messanges, a small Landes village with bakery, two restaurants, a surf shop, two public tennis courts (recently resurfaced) and a small supermarket. There is also one restaurant overlooking the beach.
The ocean is 3 kms away by cycle trail. The lovely Léon-to-Hossegor cycle trail passes under 100m from the house. A recent Telegraph article compared Messanges-plage with beaches in the Seychelles and Hawaii! (See World's Best Beaches article.) Four golf courses are located within 20 minutes drive.
Moliets-Plage is 5 kms away, Hossegor 20 kms, Biarritz approx. 60 kms, San Sebastien 100 kms.
Nearest village / town: Messanges
Nearest beach: Messanges (3 kms)
Boulangerie: Messanges (500m)
Restaurant: Messanges (500m)
Market: Messanges - Weds & Sat (July-August only)
Distance to nearest major transport connections:
Biarritz airport: 70 km
Bordeaux airport: 160 km
Pau airport: 180 km
Dax railway station: 40 km
Bayonne railway station: 60 km
Bilbao ferry port: 220 km
Santander ferry port: 320 km
St Malo ferry port: 680 km
Calais ferry terminal/tunnel: 1020 km
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