This very spacious, light holiday house has a large garden and private pool in the Charente area. The spacious house with two independent studios is set within 3 hectares of private garden/parkland, with its very own internal courtyard with lovely views towards the h... …see more
A la campagne , à 500 m du bourg , proche de la ville '15km)
le calme,les promenades de santé autour du village
La maison se situe dans un environnement calme et paisible.
En voiture ou en bus en journée .
En train jusquà la gare d'angouléme puis en taxi pharma …see more
In Charente but near the border of the Dordogne, this beautiful holiday property is set in the Bandiat Valley on the outskirts of the pretty village of Marthon. Very well restored, this barn conversion is set next to the home of the Anglo-French owners who are most h... …see more
3 bedroomed/2 storey family house set in the extensive grounds of an 18th century Chateau with heated pool and tennis courts. Wifi and satellite TV. Located on the Charente / Dordogne border. Easyjet to Bordeaux - Charras 69m/112km Ryannair to Limoges-45m/73km Set in …see more
19 Aug 2014
We had a wonderful week at Chateau Charras, the property is large, very clean and has absolutely everything you could need! Beautiful bedrooms and very comfy beds. The pool is faultless, we spent the … More
18 Aug 2014
"Incredibly relaxing & even more beautiful than the photos"
Possibly the most beautiful holiday location we've ever stayed in as a family. Tracey & Allan were lovely hosts & the house itself was very comfortable. The chateau & its grounds are magnificent… More
29 Jun 2014
"Best family holiday yet"
Tracey couldn't have been more accommodating with our booking which we had to change last minute due to passport problems. The property was just as described with a really lovely outside area … More
Self-catering large house set in grounds of 18th Century Château that has been sympathetically restored/renovated. Excellent location - varied activities for all ages and tastes. Provides an historic, architectural, gastronomic and authentic picture of French life. …see more
30 Mar 2015
"a superb holiday in a very nice place with lots to do in the area"
We stayed in Le Chai Chateau de Charras for 2 weeks in August 2014 and had a superb holiday in a very nice place and we asked the owner if we could stay again in August 2015 but sadly the house was bo… More
29 Jul 2012
"Wonderful house and beautiful surrounds"
This property is everything it says in the advert. It is an extremely well equipped house and had everything that our family needed for a great holiday - including satellite tv and wi-fi for that one … More
28 Jun 2012
"Great house in a beautiful setting."
Our week at Le Chai house made for an extremely relaxing break. Perfect for families with young children, as it's very well equipped - plenty of toys, books, towels, armbands etc for the pool an… More
If you want to get away from the rat race, enjoy peace and tranquillity, surrounded by beautiful countryside then La Voute is the ideal holiday home Chill by the pool or explore the beautiful countryside, pretty villages, local markets and Chateaux. …see more
19 Sep 2014
"Something for everyone of every age"
We stayed at La Voute in August 14 with our 3 children (10, 12 and 3) and another family with two children. We cannot fault this place. The gite was very comfortable and clean and well equipped for ev… More
13 Jun 2014
"This is what life should be like"
We have just had a wonderful stay with owners John and Paula in their charming, comfortable and well equipped Gite. The Gite itself is detached and well away from their main house and has been sympat… More
Thank you for this superb review , it has to be the best so far.....I even put it on our Facebook page lavoutelife Hope you are both keeping well and it would be lovely to see you both again. Best wishes Paula & John x
30 Sep 2013
This holiday ticked all my boxes! Paula and John are amazing hosts in the beautiful surroundings of la Voute. We were made very welcome, nothing was too much trouble, even dinner was available to orde… More
Thank you so very much for your fantastic review !!! It was a real pleasure having you all staying with us and the dogs miss all the fuss that the girls made of them. We would love to see you all again. Best wishes Paula & John
These two lovely, semi-detached holiday properties date back to the 18th-century and have been carefully renovated to retain many original features.
Additional amenities include: highchair, café / bar nearby, cot - check availability, boutique, fuel and power includ.. …see more
aquitaine,dordogne,périgord,chateaux,kayak,promenades,village medieval,natation,nautique,église,abbaye,repos,calme,nature,historique,bien être Belle propriété au calme,entourée d'un manoir et d'une église du XII siecle,lieu de baignade proche 15mn …see more
This charming stone holiday cottage once formed part of the village bakery and adjoins the owners' house, which is rarely occupied. Enjoy breakfast on the private terrace whilst the heated swimming pool and terrace in the two-hectare grounds offer a splendid place fo... …see more
2-room house 80 m2, comfortable and nice furnishings: living room with TV. 1 large room with 1 bed (140 cm). Kitchen (4 hotplates, oven, micro wave, electric coffee machine) with dining table open fireplace. Shower/WC. Deck chairs (2). Facilities: cot, logs (free). …see more
This lovely, detached, manor house is set in the quiet hamlet of Le Puy which is close to the village of Gurat, on the border between the Charentes and the Dordogne. This holiday property and its grounds are spectacular and very spacious with a private swimming pool.... …see more
This semi-detached holiday cottage, with private pool (5m x 3.5m, depth 1.1m) and poolside shower, has been 'boutique style' architect-designed incorporating traditional stone walls, contemporary furnishings and chestnut floors. Located in a pretty, quiet village bes... …see more
At the border of Charente and Dordogne, this Charentaise barn has been restored to provide welcoming accommodation. Set in peaceful grounds in a small hamlet and overlooking woods it is ideal both for walking and, with large grounds, for children to play. The large c... …see more
5-room house 180 m2 on 2 levels, comfortable and nice furnishings: living/dining room with open fireplace, satellite-TV and stereo unit. Exit to the terrace, to the swimming pool. 1 room with 1 french bed (140 cm). Open kitchen (4 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, micro w …see more
This renovated country house is set in a typical French hamlet attached to a small cottage rarely used by its English owners. The location is ideal for nature lovers with great walks from the house and a small river accessible via paths in the surrounding fields. The... …see more
Heart of Dordogne. Spacious high quality barn conversion with spectacular views. 14m pool. Property has high quality linen, towels and kitchen equipment. Teenage chill area with highspeed internet. Only 10 mins to shops, 20 mins to river beaches. Wood burning stove …see more
33x18 Feet oval shaped swimming pool. 7 bedrooms. Pool/Table Tennis. Children play area. 5 Acres of private and secure gardens. Wi Fi. Free Land land calls in France and UK. Fire place and central heating for winter months. check our web site for more pictures highliv …see more
15 Sep 2014
"A holiday that will long remembered for the very best of reasons"
La Coutancie is a grand holiday house for large groups. Our three sons and their wives/ partners have been holidaying with us, and our ever increasing number of grandchildren for the past 15 years. My… More
9 Jul 2014
"Lovely, comfortable house with plenty for all ages"
We stayed as a group of 12, with ages ranging from 1 to 89. We all had plenty of space. There was lots to do to suit all tastes. In particular the little playground area for young children saw a lo… More
8 Jul 2014
"Stunning Villa in peace"
me and my partner satyed in June in this fantastic villa, immaculately presented and everything you could ever need contained within. the views are fantastic and lving and working in london the peace… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay we welcome you back any time, perfect guests.
Traditional village house situated in a quiet village on the Charente/ Dordogne border. Ideal for families or couples wanting a relaxing getaway or as a comfortable place to explore the Charente/ Dordogne - walking, fishing, cycling, canoeing, swimming, golf and horseri …see more
If your looking for a quiet relaxing location Gaisejour is your perfect place
close to all amenities ie Doctors, Chemist, Boulangerie, Butchers, Ice cream shop, Tabac, etc, all within walking distance, or short drive
You will receive a welcome pack on arrival Fishing …see more
A three-storey, stone-built, typical Charentais farmhouse with generous room sizes and high ceilings, a large feature fireplace (decorative only) and an abundance of exposed oak beams.
Additional amenities include: horse riding nearby, highchair, shower room, car pa... …see more
Nestled in the romantic countryside of the Charente Region, this large six-bedroom country house boasts private gardens and a stunning pool for the dream holiday you will never forget.
For a vacation to be remembered by every member of the family, bring them to this six …see more
Charming old house, 4 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with pool and terrace, in wildlife conservation area. Private garden with beautiful uninterrupted views across the valley. Close to thriving village with all amenities. …see more
11 Mar 2014
"Beautiful location and great for children."
We've stayed there twice whilst driving through France in the summer. Characterful house with lots of space, a wonderful garden with a great swimming pool, trampoline, BBQ, outdoor terrace etc. G… More
This delightful and very spacious house, with private heated salt water swimming pool, is built into the ramparts of the ancient town of Nontron, adjoining the town hall, and is situated in the Périgord-Limousin Regional National Park. The house is beautifully furnis.. …see more
Dordogne ,Walking , Hiking , Historical , French Countryside ,Brantome, Canoeing , Historic, Tourist Centre, Lake , Wine Holidays, Children holidays. Whole house, Family holiday, Village house . Activity Holidays, Antique hunting ,South West France, Gourmet food,
A per …see more
Pretty house in charming hamlet near little market town. Stylishly restored, beautiful views, gardens, pool. Three bedrooms, mezzanine & cot sleeps up to 7 + baby.
OFFERS: book wk bginning 29/8 & save £100. 5 DAY SPECIAL 28/6 - 2/7 £395. Phone/emailJean for details
7 Aug 2014
"Peace and privacy, home from home with a pool."
We arrived 2 hours early (due to Jean's excellent directions) but were made very welcome by Mike and Jean. The house is bright and very clean (and spacious...not obvious from the online photos). The k… More
Thank you very much for your detailed review and we were so happy that you loved what has been our own holiday home for years! You are absolutely right that it is all so very peaceful and yet with so many places of interest easily accessible. We loved the way you totally embraced the whole French lifestyle and we do hope we'll see you again.
4 Aug 2014
"Quiet homely hidden little gem!"
Firstly thank you to Jean & Mike! You's have this place just perfect and it was an absolute joy to stay for the week. The house is beautifully decorated with 3 large comfortable bedrooms, two shower r… More
Thank you so much for your great review and we are really pleased that you loved the house and area as much as we do. We agree that the house is perfect for children, as our own spent many happy Summers there too. Cognac has a wonderful riverside park for families with pools and lots of amenities, including all the distilleries of course! We are so pleased you enjoyed all your visits.
15 Sep 2013
"Everything you could want from a holiday in France"
We stayed here as a family of 2 adults and 2 teenagers and had an amazing holiday. Mike and Jean were there to greet us after our very long drive down to show us around. Lovely welcome basket, which… More
Thank you for your lovely feedback. We were so pleased that we were able to help make your first French holiday such a success and you certainly embraced the whole experience. We look forward to seeing you again in 2015.
The detached holiday home enjoys a calm, peaceful location surrounded by beautiful Charente countryside.
Additional amenities include: shower room, ideal for golf, bed linen & towels included, fuel and power included, shower, garden / patio, cot available, short bre... …see more
Set in peaceful rural hamlet above the village of Cherves-Châtelars, this former hamlet bakery has retained the oven (in the stone wall of the living room) but has now become a delightful detached holiday cottage. There is a shaded, furnished barbecue terrace for sum.. …see more
Set in the peaceful hamlet of Palluaud, this semi-detached holiday property adjoins the owner's home and features wooden floors, exposed beams and stone work. Enjoy views over the rolling Charente countryside from its sitting-out area or long walks. You can visit sev... …see more
Spacious accommodation, character property, Rural but not isolated location …see more
10 May 2014
"Quiet, clean, simple, walks on doorstep, close to amenities but private"
We have stayed at this rustic barn conversion several times and always enjoy the peaceful location. The house is a good size, with huge living area which opens to garden and good views. Glorious peace… More
Located in Limousin, north of the Dordogne and within walking distance from a beautiful lake with a beach, this pretty, detached holiday property also has its own private swimming pool with beautiful views over the countryside. Ideal for walking, this region is unspo... …see more
A beautifully renovated, 18th Century 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, stone cottage located in a tranquil hamlet just a few minutes from the delightful village of Massignac. The cottage has ancient oak beams and exposed stonework,high ceilings, large comfortable rooms and mode …see more
This holiday cottage nestles on the hillside of the hamlet of Servolle and features a large garden with a glorious infinity swimming pool (55m², open May-Sep), which offers views over the surrounding countryside.
Additional amenities include: highchair, ideal for go.. …see more
Gite in Lusignac Dordogne. Sleeps 8. Large pool. Tennis. 5 bikes. Free wifi wi-fi. Satellite TV with UK channels including BBC. Books. Games. DVD MP3 CD video blue-ray players. Photography and landscape painting mecca. Tastefully furnished Located on the hill with unint …see more
Beautiful, large 8 bed' house, 6 Bathrooms, 2 kitchens, living room, bar, sky tv, pool table, dart board. Set in 1 acre of gardens. Huge weekly market at Piegut, 2 large nearby lakes with beaches, swimming, tennis courts, canoeing, fishing, restaurants & cafes. 70m2 …see more
25 Aug 2012
We all enjoyed the spectacular gardens and the terrace overlooking the heated swimming pool. The house was very spacious and clean, with more than enough room for everyone. For the more energetic amon… More
20 Aug 2011
"Very spacious house and garden in village setting"
A total of 10 adults and 5 children stayed here for a week at the end of July. The house provided plenty of bedrooms, bathrooms and space for us all to have a relaxing time. The children loved the lo… More
27 Sep 2012
We enjoyed our stay at the house. The two kitchens were very handy. Nice area and the pool was lovely all in all we had a lovely relaxed holiday,thankyou… More
This spacious 17th-century stone cottage, with exposed wooden beams, is situated in Bors de Montmoreau, in the peaceful countryside of the Charente, a few kms from the town of Ribérac. From the gravelled terrace there is a nice view over the surrounding maize and sun.. …see more
Our beautiful 4 bedroom historic farm house is the ideal gite in the Dordogne, our luxury heated saltwater pool and gardens are set in an idyllic hamlet near to local amenities in the village of La Tour Blanche.
The Presbytery, close to the riverside in the village of Vibrac on River Charente.
Ideal Riverside Holiday, Canoeing or Kayaking Holiday, enjoy the riverside walks and kingfishers. Explore the regions unspoilt villages and the historic Cities of Angouleme and Cognac. A …see more
26 Sep 2012
"Great Place to chill out"
Peaceful and serene, lovely walks. Easily accessible to Chateaneuf 4kms for shops and bars. Check out for restaurants open on Sundays or try the the Gabardier pub on river (on the way to St. Simeux , … More
1 Aug 2011
"Lovely riverside location"
" Le Presbytere offers good accommodation and a great base to explore the area. A rural retreat yet within easy reach of Cognac and many other places. The Charente region is beautiful - lov… More
This detached farmhouse has been thoughtfully converted to provide a good standard of holiday accommodation and the en-suite bathroom has been designed with disabled guests in mind.
Additional amenities include: wood stove, highchair, café / bar nearby, enclosed gar.. …see more
Chateau des Lacs is a rural retreat, set in 35 hectares and surrounded by rolling French countryside, lakes and forests. There are 7 bedrooms in total with 4 bedrooms in the Chateau, a 2 bedroom cottage and a studio bedroom all within the walled area of the Chateau. The …see more
rat race behind.
Venue for Artists also any group.
Comfort and relaxation.
Stars as you have never seen them before
Step back in time
Magic Old world back in time
Charante South West France
Hi …see more
4 Jan 2015
"Peace & tranquillity!!"
A weeks stay in winter was just what we needed to wind down! Beautiful house with plenty of room. Being so rural with such a magnificent garden and wildlife on the doorstep kept everyone entertained d… More
19 Nov 2014
The house was enormous and really pleasant to live in. The owners were really nice and even got us food so we did not have to go get some right after we got there. There are numerous activities to … More
"Les Cotes" a self catering family 'home from home' with its own private swimming pool. Situated in the rural area of Pillac near Aubeterre it is suited to relaxing family holidays. It has 3 large bedrooms, kitchen, lounge with balcony and stunning views from all rooms …see more
4 Sep 2013
"Wish we were back there!!!"
This is one of the easiest reviews I have had the pleasure to write! As a family (4 adults, 2 kids) we have stayed in many gites/barns/houses throughout southern and western France, and les cotes was … More
Thank you for your kind comments and review of property. Look forward to you staying again.
26 Aug 2013
"Everything we hoped for....and more"
Everything about this property was perfect: The house is VERY big and the description doesn't do it justice. The upstairs is clean, airy and tastefully decorated with lots of space. All downstair… More
Thank you for your feedback and kind comments. We look forward to seeing you when you stay again.
I think the title says it all. The property is on a quiet lane which is hardly used and there is only one other property within a half mile radius. In the evenings the location is dead quiet (apart fr… More
Thank you for your comments and taking the time to carry out the review. we look forward to you staying at Les Cotes again in the future.
To the north of Cognac and the well known distilleries is a little town called Aigre with all amenities such as bars, cafés and a lovely market. On the edge of this town is this holiday property overlooking maize fields on one side and completely private and enclosed.. …see more
Swimming can be found in the local pool at Barberzieux, or the holiday lake ( and beach) at Brossac or beach area at Aubeterre. There is also a spa at Jonzac. The costal resort of Royan is an hours drive away. …see more
Beautiful 4 bedroom cottage with period features yet with all the comforts of home in a wonderfully peaceful location.
All linen, towels and pool towels provided. …see more
4 Sep 2014
"Best holiday home we've stayed in"
Really peaceful, in a beautiful location. The fab pool, table tennis, wii and DVD means teens won't get bored (there is also a fantastic Go Ape type place 5 mins drive away which wore them out!).… More
Thank you so much for such a wonderful review - we have been so lucky to have met some wonderful people this year, whom we very much hope to welcome back. Glad to see you are home safely. Best wishes Bev x
24 Aug 2014
We have a great two weeks. The house and pool were great. It has everything you need and more. Bev was a friendly and helpful host. We've already booked for next year!… More
12 Aug 2014
We had a wonderful week in this property. It looks good from the photos but am not sure that they do the house full justice! It was lovely, spacious, comfortable and very well equipped. As a family… More
Thank you for a wonderful review, it was a pleasure to have you stay and I hope to see you all again next year or in the future. Best wishes to all the family. Bev
Longeveau is a former Cognac Estate set in the beautiful Charentais countryside - perfect for family holidays. The hamlet offers a selection of thoughtfully renovated stone cottages, with tennis courts, golf course, children's play areas, heated pools and more..! …see more