Situated completely on its own amongst idyllic country surroundings, Chez Poirier is a sympathetically restored stone barn retaining many of its original features. The rear of the property opens out onto its private swimming pool with decked terraced area, large oak cov …see more
The gites are set in a large converted barn, typically French and opens out into a courtyard, where there is also a sun terrace to sit and relax. To left there is a gate which takes you through to the pool. The pool is 10m x 5m and has plenty of space for sunbathing, w …see more
The cottage itself was really nice and perfectly cool place to get out of the sun. The surrounding area is mostly grape vines so it was very peaceful but there is a small village nearby that has a sup… More
Le Four at Le temple is a delightful renovated old stone house for those who wish to enjoy the best of rural France in a French hideaway with lots of pretty old towns, restaurants and places to visit. There are river and lake beaches nearby and the coast is an easy driv …see more
“Everything we needed to make our week so relaxing and enjoyable”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2013
We stayed for a week at Le Four at Le Temple in July 2013. Our journey had a bit of a wobbly start with our hire car but as soon as we arrived at Le Four and were welcomed so warmly by Jean and Mike … More
Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. it is true that we certainly had at least one fairly dramatic storm whist you were with us, still it made a good story when Mike got back, didn't it! I have said before that i believe cleanliness and a welcome are so important, especially at the end of a journey and thank you for noticing that. We do hope to see you again at Le Temple. Jean.
Reviewed 1 Aug 2012
We regrettably only stayed for one week here, it came to an end all too soon. The house is fabulous and the owners Jean and Mike were fantastic and very helpful. The pool and gardens are a joy to be i… More
Thank you so much. We were sorry to see you go and do hope you will visit us and the area again. Thank you for mentioning the cleanliness, this is something very important to us and we are pleased you and the children enjoyed the house and gardens as much as we have always done.
“Beautiful, spacious house with everything you could need for a perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2012
We have just got back from a 2 week stay with our 6 month old daughter and and my parents and can't wait to go back.
As soon as we arrived we were made to feel so welcome by the owners, Mike and Je… More
Thank you for such a lovely review. We were so pleased you enjoyed your holiday at Le Four and do look forward to seeing you all again. It is not easy to show the house and gardens adequately in the advert and our guests have always been very pleasantly surprised on arrival. We do like to be around to help and you are always most welcome to call round for advice, an aperitif or simply to have some salads, tomatoes or herbs from the garden.
"La Petite Grange" is a one bedroomed gite, bathroom en-suite, with additional sleeping in the living area on a single day bed or double sofa bed. It is ideal for a couple or a small family, househunting or sightseeing.You can enjoy a relaxed holiday by the s …see more
“very well equipped property, with excellent swimming pool and friendly host!”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2015
Enough space for parents and two young children (2 & 4 yrs) excellent property with everything we needed. the spacious gardens, fabulous pool allowed for easy entertainment plus a good location with … More
“What are you waiting for”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2014
What strikes you when you arrive at this property is that the owners have completely undersold what is on offer in terms of the property and plot themselves, converted barns completed to a very good s… More
Thanks for such a great review! We enjoyed having you here and look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
Linda and Ian
Reviewed 1 Jul 2013
We spent a glorious week here, the sun shined and we had plenty of barbecues outside. The house is bright and spacious with plenty of room. Beautifully renovated by the owners who live on site but who… More
"LE GRAND BOIS", originally a cognac producing farmstead, has been tastefully converted into our home together with two gites and an enclosed swimming pool in our large wooded garden. "LA VIEILLE ETABLE" which has been 3 STAR *** rated by Charente …see more
This was our first holiday in a gité in france and we are so pleased we chose this one! It had everything you could possibly need for a self catering holiday, the owners even provided us with milk, b… More
“Help at hand”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2015
A very pleasant holiday and what made it memorable for me was the support the owners Linda and Ian provided. On my trip out to France I found out I would be having a job interview on my return journe… More
“Fantastic holiday in a wonderful setting”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2014
We travelled as a family of 4 with 2 young children and enjoyed every minute of our stay at Le Grand Bois-Vielille Etable. The Gite has everything you could ask for to ensure a comfortable stay and i… More
Chez Julien is a traditional charentaise farmhouse that has been renovated to a high standard. It has been used by the owners family as a holiday home for a number of years and is well equipped for your stay. The property is in a quiet location and provides an ideal bas …see more
Set in the beautiful vineyards of the Charente , our beautiful converted barn has it's own heated pool, sun Terrace and offers a stylish and tranquil retreat. 2 of the 4 bedrooms have their own en suite bathrooms plus another 2 shared bathrooms. Set in 2 acres of m …see more
“A huge property with plenty of space inside and out.”
Reviewed 28 Feb 2015
A fantastic week had by all.
The entire week we couldn't get over the cavernous internal space!
The Kitchen is home from home so cooking for ourselves was easy however our great meals served up by … More
“A lovel , peaceful environment”
Reviewed 25 Feb 2015
We stayed at Chez Dauve in August 2011. It is a lovely spacious house, nicely decorated, with a swimming pool and large garden.
The owners of the house live next door and were very helpful and oblig… More
Dear Mrs R. Thank you and we hope to see you again very soon. It was a pleasure meeting you and your friends.