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Elegant 18th Century Farmhouse

Gite | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 3

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Peace and tranquility, situated between Saintes and La Rochelle, are among the many features of your stay at Pres Du Puits.

The recently renovated Gite with a King sized double bed which can be converted to 2 singles if required are sylishly decorated,well equipped,self contained and are on one level.

The Gite with its own south facing garden offering a high degree of privacy, with furniture and barbeque makes it an ideal location for enjoying the warm sunny days and evenings.

French television,CD/radio and DVD player as well as WI-FI free of charge are included.

The salt water heated pool is for guests and shared with the owners.The gite has its own off road secure private car park.

Le Grand Chevallon is a small hamlet situated in the heart of the Charente Maritime near St Savinien and between La Rochelle and Saintes. The rural setting provides a perfect location for a peaceful and relaxing holiday and also for those wishing to venture further afield the opportunity to explore the the many attactionsand amenities this fascinating region has to offer.

St Savinien and St Porchaire are 6 kms away with shops,restaurants, bars, banks and petrol stations.

The nearest bakery is just over 1 km away.The lovely Charente River is 5 kms away where boats can be hired.

Numerous daily,weekly and monthly markets are nearby.

The towns of Saintes,La Rochelle,St Jean d'Angely,Cognac and Bordeaux are very popular with our guests.

There are many beautiful beaches from 30 minutes drive away.

Size Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Marennes Plage 35 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: La Rochelle 40 km, Nearest railway: St Savinien 7 km
Family friendly Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
Pool Shared outdoor pool (heated)
General TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (heated), Private garden, BBQ
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking
Further details indoors

The gite being on one level is suitable for wheelchair access.

The kingsize bed can be divided in to 2 singles if required.

Further details outdoors

Garden furniture which includes chairs, sun loungers, table, sun umbrella and barbeque are provided.

Further details

Electricity is charged from mid September until the the end of May.

Linen is provided but guests are asked to bring their own towels.

Towels can be hired if required.

The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region

The Charente Maritime is the second sunniest place in France.

The beautiful and verdant Charente-Maritime has the benefit of the friendly warm currents of the gulf stream.

Pres Du Puits is to the west of Deux Sevres and Charente in the Charente-Maritime,close to the junctions 34 and 35 on the A10, midst fields of sunflowers and the famous Cognac grape vines.

It is with easy reach of the beautiful beaches and the smart historic towns of La Rochelle.Royan,Rochefort, Saintes and Cognac.The islands Ile de Re,Ile d'Oleron and Aix are close by.The area is famous for its fresh seafood,Oysterts melons,Pineau and other gastronomic pleasures.


The famous Roche Courbon chateau is 3 kms away.

The beautiful river Charente with fishing and boating facilities at St Savinien, Port d'Envaux,Taillebourg and Saintes are close by.

The long sandy beaches of the Cote Sauvage and Grand Cote are nearby.

The Zoo at La Palmyre and the Aquarium at La Rochelle are worth a visit.

There are many Romanesque churches in the area.

The picturesque villages of Talmont, Meschers, and vists to the Medoc are popular

There are daily and weekly markets throughout the region

Golf, birdwatching,cycling,(Bicycles can be hired in St Savinien) are very popular.

There are equestrian activities in the locality.

Further afield a visit to Bordeaux and to the Futurscope theme park at Poitiers are possible

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Review 1-4 of 4

18 Aug 2014


"Quiet holiday retreat"

A lovely cottage decorated in a typical French style with everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Supermarket and bakery are just a short drive from the house, the beach is around 45 - 60 mins dr… More

15 Sep 2013


"Totally relaxing and peaceful"

This is the fourth time we have stayed at the cottage.Everytime it has been the most peacefull and relaxing holiday. What can i say about the pool area,it is totally enclosed and private, and if you… More

13 Sep 2013


"Peaceful rural location"

Lovely and bright interior to our one bedroom gite very well equipped, including a washing machine, which was a bonus. Very private, own gate and outside area. Pool very close by. WIFI, important i… More

7 Sep 2013


"Discovering Charente Maritime"

Absolutely charming cottage with access a to lovely swimming pool in common with the owners. David & Hazel are perfect hosts and give excellent information on the region and the many sites to be visit… More

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