Recently renovated barn with central heating and log burner situated in a small hamlet of Mastizon between Chassenon and Chabanais which has all the amenities, in the heart of the charentais countryside.Its location is ideal for all the lakes of the haute Charente givin …see more
The gite is 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 the tight there is a gate which takes you through to the pool, the pool is 10m x 5m and has plenty of space for sunbathing, …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
The house is quietly situated on the hill road leading to the ancient chateau.It overlooks the town of Chalais and is a 5 minute walk down hill to the centre.where there is a large supermarket, a station, a lively weekly market, shops, bars and cafes with a distinctive …see more
The magnificent open plan lounge has original oak beams, a charentaise fireplace and wood-burning stove. There are three sofas, two coffee tables, a sideboard, and dining table and chairs, as well as satellite TV, DVD player, and an extensive selection of books, games a …see more
A delightful feature of this property is that it is a haven of peace and wildlife yet only a 5-minute amble to shops etc, while set in a beautiful large private garden with tiled pool with proper steps.Self-catering house (sleeps 8 + cot) with separate apartment (sleeps …see more
Hi, we stayed at the Maison and Apartment in August 2013. Both properties were fantastic and the outside pool, gardens and riverside were beautiful. The property is based in a lovely little town with … More
I am so pleased you enjoyed your holiday in the apartment and that you made good use of the pool, the garden and walks to the local town.
The Pigeonnier tower is one of our most treasured features at Longeveau. The old Dovecote, in the rear gardens of the Manoir, has been thoughtfully converted into a light and airy cottage. It features many of the beams and stonework from the original building and enjoys …see more
“One pregnant wife, two young children and three weeks booked for 2013!! We can't wait to go back.”
Reviewed 13 Feb 2013
Our holiday at le Manoir de longeveau was the first truly relaxing holiday we have taken since becoming parents. It was a very special family holiday. Our children loved the pools, tennis courts etc b… More
Le Phaéton is at Le Relais de Saint Preuil, a guest mansion ranked in France Top 25 "2013 Travellers Choice TripAdvisor"This apartment, 90sqm large, is part of a hamlet from the 17th/18th century, a former coach inn, converted into our home together with our …see more
Originally home to the cognac distillery at Longeveau, La Distillerie has been thoughtfully renovated over several levels. The first floor lounge / dining room takes advantage of the superb views over the garden, golf course and valley. Further steps lead up to the main …see more
Set in 5 acres of beautiful Charente countryside, Le Tilleul offers premium quality accommodation and enough space to unwind, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life! The two separate & independent gites share a LARGE (13m x 6m) heated swimming pool (yes, one …see more
We enjoyed a fantastic week at the Gites; 2 families with a total of five children aged between 7-14. The accommodation was clean and exceptionally well appointed with modern kitchen equipment and ot… More
Thank you very much for your detailed Review of your week with us at Le Tilleul. We are so happy that you enjoyed what we offer here and it would be great if you came back to see us again and did all the things you didn't have a chance to fit in this time! Thanks again and A Bientot!
“Great accomodation, hosts and facilities - first class!”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2014
The Gites at Le Tilleul provided us an excellent base to relax and explore the local assets, which there are many - cycle rides, lakes, walks, classic french villages and much more…
The Gites thems… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a comprehensive and complimentary Review of your stay at Le Tilleul. It was an absolute pleasure having you all to stay - fun, interesting people with polite, respectful yet fun-loving children - what more could we ask for in our guests? We sincerely hope you will come back and see us before too long!
The place is lovely, the gites are very tastefully renovated and comfortable. There were 7 of us, aged from 13-76 and there was more than enough room with the beautiful big (soon to be heated) pool, s… More
Thank you so much for reviewing your stay at Le Tilleul, and thank you also for your very kind and complimentary comments. It was an absolute pleasure having you and your extended family to stay at Le Tilleul and I hope you will find the time in your hectic schedules to pay us a return visit before too long.
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
Our Charentais farmhouse enjoys generous room sizes and high ceilings. It is fully refurbished to a high standard with design led décor yet retaining many original features - fireplaces, stone and exposed oak beams. The contemporary kitchen complete with range cooker i …see more
a genuine retreat run by genuine caring people.
If you would like to get away from it all and take in some beautiful French countryside this is the place to do it in an impeccable property.… More
“Beautiful home, in a fantastic setting, perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2013
We stayed at Chez Foucherie in Sept 2013 with our 14 month old son. The house is finished to a beautiful standard and is equipped with everything you could possibly think of. The master bedroom was … More
Le Cerisier is located in l'Hammeau, in the little village of Longeveau. This two bedroom, ground floor cottage is full of character, offering modern living with the charm of the countryside.The property centres around an open plan living area with plenty of space …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
Tourist Board Official 4 Star Rating.
Always our most popular cottage, just right a for a small family or two couples.
This gite is fabulous for those seeking stylish luxury, chic and quirky it has all you need home from home with touch of luxury.
We are well equippe …see more
!Maison Du Fleuve –15 house guest plus 2/3 in seperate log cabin. Your perfect river side retreat.This property is set in beautiful mature gardens with a wooded area to the rear of the property and private access to the river but yet only steps away from the picturesq …see more
We had a wonderful 2 weeks at Maison Du Fleuve on the edge of Aubeterre Sur Dronne. The house easily accommodated our group of family and friends. The three levels of the house meant that there was al… More
Thank you for your review and hope to see you back again!
La Belena is set in the middle of 55 acres of its own gardens ,pasture, farm and woodland, and has been converted to a high standard. The gite offers a large open-plan living/dining area with a fully fitted kitchen and exposed stone work and beams, all tastefully deco …see more
We have just returned from the best family holiday we have had in France, the gite, the swimming pool, the dogs and horses and Paula and John have all been fantastic. There is lots to see and do in t… More
La Catalpa is named after the little Catalpa tree in the garden! It is a beautiful little barn conversion, in a remarkable location, and a deceptive amount of space. Full of character, and only a few minutes stroll down the lane to all of the facilties at Longeveau, it …see more
If its croissants, great french wine and a relaxing break with a mix of adventure, Chez Sophie should definitely be on your wish list. An easy stroll to the patisserie and an outstanding local butcher. Relax in the fenced back garden with private swimming pool and enj …see more
We decided to return to Chez Sophie after our shorter stay in 2013. The house still felt like home and I suspect it will continue to do so, considering the improvements and additions that the owners k… More
We are glad you loved Chez Sophie again. You are right we will continue to improve the house and furnishings as it is always good to have a fresh approach. Hope we see you again. Regards Rose
“Perfect little French getaway”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2013
Wonderful house in a French village with nearly all the necessary amenities. The house itself is beautifully decorated. The garden is a big plus; lots of privacy and space. We had very nice weather wh… More
Many thanks for your kind comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay,
“Fab property in a great location....we'll be back!”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2013
Loved our stay here, lots if great day trips out & the local lake was fab for relaxing with the kids by. Will definitely recommend to others! … More
Thank you for your comments, we are glad you loved the house and the local area. We would certainly welcome you back, regards Chez Sophie
Here at Tranquille Vienne, we have 3 holiday gites available on site. Our Chabanais gite is part of our barn conversion, which has a covered terrace and overlooks the shared garden and pool area.It is ideal for couples and families alike. We are situated in the countrys …see more
Part renovation and part newly built, this popular two bed cottage offers character and comfort in abundance. La Grangette is the last of a small cluster of cottages in L'Hammeau, just a couple minutes stroll from Longeveau. Set all on one floor, it accessed by dou …see more
New for 2016 --
You can now book both the house and the 2 bed apartment together which will sleep a total of 14 as well as a further kitchen, lounge, and 2 toilets/shower rooms. ( ask for further details)
- Babysitting available, with Annabelle, a fully qualified pr …see more
A charming family house in what is officially one of the most beautiful villages in France, sleeping 14 adults/children, with an additional 3 cots for infants. Perfect entertaining space for large extended families or groups of friends, with flexible accommodation organ …see more
We loved the location and the house was beautiful! We stayed with my parents and another family, 12 of us altogether, so much space and very well equipped with everything you'd need.
Would deffinate… More
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Ask about pets;
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.
The house sits in the heart of the countryside yet only a short cycle ride to the boulangerie, butcher's and mini grocery shop and the larger market town of Aigre with it's regular markets is only ten minutes drive. Cognac and La Rochelle are great places to …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
A two bedroom cottage in the Charente France, double bed and two singles with large shower room upstairs, a lounge with sofa bed and UK TV and fully fitted kitchen diner with washing machine dishwasher microwave oven fridge-freezer and utensils provided, small garden an …see more
A fantastic use of stone, bleached wood & light contemporary furnishings along with a roof terrace perfect for an alfresco breakfast or wine & cheese as you watch the sun go down make Le Batiment a very special place to stay.The house is converted from a traditi …see more
We hired this Gite for a week - it's so stylish, with wonderful soft furnishings and painted in F&B hues, yet still keeps all the orignal features of a French Barn - pure luxury. The upstairs terrac… More
“Amazing hosts and a truly French experience!”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2012
Brilliant property for:
A truly French experience in a friendly rural hamlet
Fantastic scenery and so many attractions within easy reach
Kind, thoughtful (but in no way intrusive) hosts who provide… More
This bright west facing cottage features a spacious ground floor kitchen and dining room. To the back of this is a large double bedroom with en-suite and direct access to the side terrace. The lounge is on the first floor with exposed oak beams and stunning views across …see more
This is a spacious upside down cottage with lovely views across the golf course. It has two good sized bedrooms both with ensuite, a large family kitchen and a comfortable upstairs living room. L'Eta… More
Harmonie Cottage has one double bedroom on the first floor and a pleasant compact living area downstairs. It has a lovely private cottage garden,which opens onto the shared pool area where we have sun loungers and a 3 metre splash pool .(available late May to early Sept …see more
Chez les Hirondelles, a spacious three-bedroomed farmhouse, is located in the valley of the River Vienne, classified as an area of outstanding beauty, and has uninterrupted views across the fields to the River Vienne which passes by on its way from the Central Massif mo …see more
A delightful character property consisting of a living room with fitted kitchen on the ground floor and upstairs a good-sized double bedroom and shower room. Why choose Brossac? Why indeed? Why choose a village, instead of staying in remote countryside? Well, for a sta …see more
“Brilliant place from which to explore the region”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
A warm welcome from Susan and Dennis to a really quirky little place located bang in the centre of Brossac. There was everything you could need in the Tower, which was very clean and well organised. W… More
We're very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the area as delightful as we do!
Reviewed 14 Aug 2015
My partner and I stayed at the Tower house just a few weeks ago. We were welcomed by Susan & Dennis, who were very informative throughout our stay & the wonderful shadow...who I'm sure would have tal… More
Thank you for your kind remarks. We're pleased that you enjoyed a restful holiday in our area of rural France.
“Relaxing and peaceful - a hidden gem!”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
My husband and I were looking for a quiet and relaxing place to holiday somewhere in Southern France where we could chill out and unwind. We found The Tower House and it was perfect. The accommodatio… More
We're pleased you had a relaxing time and thank you for your positive remarks.
Situated among the sunflower fields and vineyards of South Charente, La Grange is a fabulous new high-end barn conversion made up of 6 bedrooms each with an en-suite shower room, and a huge open-plan double-height cooking, dining, living area. The downstairs three bedro …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
This beautiful apartment located on ground level with it's high ceilings and full length Georgian windows. A large terrace furnished with up-to-date furniture/BBQ surrounded by colour filled plant pots and a spectacular view of the French countryside. The spaciou …see more
The house is easy to use & has direct access to the lake just 40 metres away. The property is detached & the garden is laid to lawn. The ground floor is open plan loosely divided into three sections of lounge, diner & Kitchen. On the first floor there are two bedrooms o …see more
'Chez Molly' is conveniently situated in the South West, on the Charente / Dordogne border. It lies in the tranquil village of St Quentin de Chalais and is surrounded by green fields, farmland and woodland. The charming market town of Chalais is only a 5 minute drive, …see more
Child friendly ; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Stone cottage on edge of a village with large garden and excellent views.
Two double bedrooms, one single bedroom with bathroom and further wash basin and two WCs. Second independent cottage all on one level also available just 15 metres away !
Open plan kitchen/dining …see more
Located on the upper floor of the Manoir itself, this beautiful two bedroom apartment overlooks the picturesque courtyard and the sprawling countryside of the Charente and Dordogne borders.The property provides guests with a generously sized master bedroom, including an …see more
A relaxing holiday with a heated pool and hot tub but with the amenities of modern life. Surrounded by sunflowers and vines the place to unwind, take quite walks or bicycle rides.In addition to the bathroom with WC there is a separate WC.For more information please do n …see more
It is ideal for couples and families alike. We are situated in the countryside, with amenities close by in Exideuil (2km) and Chabanais (6km). It's great for walkers and cyclists too with beautiful, quiet roads and views.Here at Tranquille Vienne, we have 3 holiday …see more