Gite | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Very pretty, peaceful and private, exclusive adult accomodation. 3 x 1 bed luxury gites. Prices held for 2013. Newly fitted and furnished to the highest standards. Set in large secluded grounds with beautiful views over the surrounding valley and a large solar heated pool with terrace. Our nearest neighbours are a quarter mile away, as is the little road, and yet everything you need is a 5 minute drive.. So peace and tranquility are guaranteed but access to all facilities is close by. We pride ourselves on making sure you have the best holiday, ever, read our reviews. The accommodation is totally private and independent yet integrated, all being part of a traditional Charentais farmhouse longere. Perfect for relaxing but plenty to see and do too. From wine tasting tours to canoeing to hot air ballooning, most things are possible. Excellent local restaurants, from budget to exquisite cuisine. Plenty of local history and architecture. Well behaved dogs are welcome
English satellite TV and internet access, Wifi. Value, home cooked tasty 3 course evening meals offered - see our reviews.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||10 km 100 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bordeaux/Bergerac 100 km, Nearest railway: Montmoreau 5 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
Our nearest neighbours and the road are a quarter of a mile away, guaranteeing total peace and tranquility.
Petit Gite has a double aspect to the rear and front of the property offering beautiful views across the valley. Covered terrace and barbeque.The whole accommodation is spacious, light and airy and tastefully furnished. A large (20sq m) bedroom with a very comfortable (quality mattress) king size bed and bedroom furniture. The bedroom also has a ceiling fan and mosquito net, personal lamps and bedside cabinets and a hairdryer. The en-suite bathroom has mood lighting, a shower, bath, large vanity unit/washbasin and WC. The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, fridge/small freezer, full sized cooker, microwave and washing machine. The lounge/diner has a beautiful stone fireplace with wood-burner, comfortable double sofabed and easy chairs. There is also an antique dining table and 4 chairs. Petit gite is approached through its own private entrance (looking out over the rear garden, fields and the pool) adjoining its own covered terrace and has garden furniture and sun loungers for two persons and a gas barbeque.
Grand Gite has all of the above and more, it offers the height of luxury for those wanting a very special holiday. It offers 2 bathrooms, a large sunny through lounge/diner and american kitchen (30 sq m). A very spacious (25 sq m) bedroom with super king size bed and roccoco style head board. It has 2 terraces one from the lounge and the other leading from the bedroom. Grand gite offers beautiful views to the rear and side of the property. Covered terrrace and barbeque
Bon Nuit is fitted to the same high standard as the other 2 gites but is slightly smaller, offering those on a tight budget excellent facilities and comfort. It has a good quality double bed, a large en-suite walk in shower/bathroom. A very cosy sitting/dining room with a lovely stone fireplace and a fully fitted new galley kitchen with access to a washing machine but without a dishwasher. Terrace and barbeque.
|Further details outdoors|
Each gite has its own private entrance and terrace with garden furniture. All have views to the rear of the surrounding fields and woods. Petit Gite also has views to the front of the valley and Grand Gite also has views to the side.
All gites have sun loungers for two persons and a gas barbeque. Other sun loungers are provided by the pool.
All accommodation is secured with a 20% deposit on booking and the balance paid 8 weeks in advance of the start of your holiday, on a self catering basis. We don't ask for a damages deposit just that you let us know if something gets broken.
A double sofa bed can be arranged in each gite but please note there is an extra cost for extra person/s.
A large selection of games/books are also available. No hidden extras - all towels, bed linen, heating, cleaning, etc included in the price.
A generous welcome basket, bottle of wine and complimentary tea/coffee/biscuits etc also awaits you.
We also offer our 'best of both' service, in case you don't fancy being completely self catering. This comprises a romantic 3 course dinner with wine, served to you personally in your gite, at 20 euro pppn. In this way we hope to offer the perfect holiday tailored to you. If you’re arriving late or have had a long day out, then have dinner waiting for you. We can also arrange breakfast left in your gite at 5 euro pp. Please see further details for more info.
Special packages also provided, e.g flowers, chocolates and champagne on arrival - just ask
The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region
The Charente is famous for its sunny micro-climate. The countryside is undulating, growing sunflowers and grapevines. Producing its own famous delicious drink 'Pineau', a very nice aperitif. The way of life is relaxed and local people are very friendly.
The west coast of France is about 1.5 hours drive away. There you will find pretty white sandy beach and parts with high waves; good for surfing! In the other direction there is Arcachon known for its waves and blue sea.
There is a beach and lake with water sports and indoor/outdoor pools in Angouleme and other lakes with beautiful beaches at Brossac (10mins) and La Jimaye (30mins).
Everything you need is 5 minutes away at Montmoreau, local Carrefour supermarket, boulangeries, pharmacies, newsagents, bars, restaurants, banks, post office etc etc. The local market, 10 mins away, at Chalais on a Monday sells everything (including live chickens).
Bordeaux - 90mins, St Emilion - 60mins, Cognac - 50mins, Royan 90mins.
And last but not least there is Aubeterre! (10mins) Voted one of France's most beautiful villages, Aubeterre is most definitely worth a visit.