In this beautiful medieval village you will find an exciting romantic retreat for two. The cottage has parts of the building dating back to 12th century and retains the old school charm of a traditional french dwelling, complete with wood burner, but has all the ameniti …see more
Our pet friendly and child safe home is a place of space, light and wonderful views.With 3 very large double bedrooms, 2 of which can accommodate a cot as well as the double bed makes Chez Piet a very practical home for either couples who want the freedom of lots of spa …see more
Drove down from Dieppe with my girlfriend and 2 friends following in their car. Simple stress free drive just over 6 hours and simple to find after leaving the N10. When you leave the main road it ju… More
“It's all about the views, and the vines!”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2015
It was a charming and spacious house with everything I could have needed. Particularly loved eating on the veranda overlooking the forest and vines. Actually, I spent alot of time simply sitting on th… More
In the southern Charente, AUBETERRE, former stronghold is now classified as one France's prettiest villages.Terra Alba is situated in the center of this Village of Character with its charming narrow streets winding through white stone houses and ancient buildings.T …see more
PLEASE CHECK your JUNK EMAILS for my response to your enquiry.
Quaint 17th Century Cottage with attached farmhouse (ref 145177) to rent in the pretty medieval village of Brigueuil. These lovely properties are situ …see more
Beautiful, rustic typical French, stone cottage set in the grounds of the owners property with exclusive use of the swimming pool and gym, all of which is very private. The cottage nestles in the south west of the Charente region just 42km from the historic city of An …see more
Surrounded by sunflower and corn filled countryside, this newly renovated property is just waiting to be discovered. With its private pool, for the exclusive use of guests Chez Nous is a lovely 19th century converted barn mixing contemporary features and traditional sty …see more
Sunrise Cottage is a lovingly restored rustic stone cottage with original features. Set in a large garden with an above ground pool, alongside Sunset Cottage and the owners house. Ideal for a family holiday. In a rural location yet just 2 km from the beautiful village o …see more
“rural, rustic and very relaxing - all you can want from a break in France”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2013
two weeks in rural France is just what we were looking for with 3 children under 15 - relaxing, enjoying the sunshine and the local area - wifi was a great hit the oldest of the 3 - the swimming pool … 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
Our self catering accommodation in Chabanais will sleep up to 9 persons and provides the ideal base for exploring the Charente, either house hunting, site seeing or for a family reunion. Its situation in the centre of Chabanais gives access to local shops and restaurant …see 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.
Les Noyer is a large cottage with a spacious open plan kitchen/dining and living area. Two sets of double doors lead out into a stoned garden area bordered by a small bamboo forest.There are two bedrooms, one with a large double and a single bed, and the other a twin r …see more
This is a small house, situated in a quiet village near to Angouleme in the Charente about 20 mins by car. It has two floors, lower lounge with dining and kitchen area; upper floor is a double bedroom and toilet/shower room. It is open and modern with a small oven and 2 …see more
This 2 bedroom gite sleeps 4 people in two double bedrooms. It is based in a small hamlet within a 10 minute stroll of the beautiful Charente river. Cognac is just a 5 minutes drive away as is the lovely Cognac Golf Course. The gite sits in the enclosed grounds of the o …see more
We very much enjoyed our stay in Cognac - the gite was very comfortable and well equipped, including wifi, and more than adequate for a family of 4 plus dog. It's situated in a tiny hamlet, but just o… More
The cottage has been renovated throughout, keeping all its charm and character with stone walls and original oak beams. Comfortable and spacious with French doors leading onto your own private patios, set in the 2 acre garden, swim or relax in the gorgeous pool area, su …see more
We arrived to find a lovely gite that was exactly as we expected. The pool was prefect for a daily dip after touring the local area, the bed was comfortable and the bottle of wine most welcome. There … More
you both would be more than welcome,
glad the wine helped,,,haha
Reviewed 3 Jul 2013
This gite was just perfect for us and offered all we needed for our week in the Charente . Jude and Paul were so helpful and friendly and instantly made you feel very welcome and comfortable. The gite… More
“Friendly relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 18 May 2013
We stayed at "Le Vieux Cerier" for 2 weeks in order to prospect for a house to buy in the region. We enjoyed staying at the cottage, it was very peaceful and we made good use of the bikes and walked … 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 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.
CHÂTEAU DE CHARRAS:The Château was built in the 18th Century. In the late 1990s a restoration programme began to restore the building. The Château is a relaxing family friendly environment where children can play, explore and adventure. Facilities included are: 13 …see more
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
“house well equiped & spacious & relaxing & a lovely pool”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2011
The house & grounds are as advertised. It's is spacious & fully equiped with a proper kitchen & bedrooms & is clean. We had the "meet & greet" with the housekeeper & there was a welcome pack &… More
The property has a fully private aspect with panoramic views over fields and woods. The swimming pool is walled and private complete with its own poolhouse,which includes,shower toilet and bed settee. The pool area also benefits from having a hot tub. Large terrace, w …see more
This villa ticked all the boxes. Safe area for children to play. Fab pool. Beautiful home. Loads to do in the area… More
“Peaceful and relaxing”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2013
We stayed here for a week with 2 children, 8 and 10. The house was just what we hoped for, remote enough to never be unwillingly disturbed, but close enough (short drive) to shops. The pool is the sta… More
Chez Chiron is a totally refurbished 200 year old stone farmhouse on the edge of a small hamlet. It enjoys privacy and panoramic countryside views yet boasts all modern conveniences. We are located in the Charente but border closely onto the Dordogne and Gironde, This …see more
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 hill …see more
The heated and alarmed pool is 8 x 4 meters with corner steps for easy access. Pool towels supplied.
Pool deck:- The decked area by the pool is a perfect place rest and relax on a sun bed by the pool.
Covered patio:- Alfresco dining, perfect place for bre …see more
Originally the old farmhouse at Puygironde, this cleverly converted house with its country antique furniture has a first floor lounge with views out to the golf course. Downstairs there is a separate kitchen (with dishwasher / washing machine) and dining room with a lar …see more
"Le Figuier" (Fig Tree) is a Tranquil Detached Cottage in the heart of the Charente Countryside. Within easy reach of Restaurants, Shops, Lakes with Beaches, Fishing & Water Sports, Golf and other Local Interest. Ideal base for several Chateau visits, The Roman Baths a …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.
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
Stunning barn conversion, sleeps 12-14, in the beautiful Charente/Dordogne countryside. 5 minutes from Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, one of Les Plus Beaux Villages de France. 1 acre private garden, heated 10x5 salt-system swimming pool, fabulous facilities and comfort. 6 bedroo …see more
Situated in the fabulous Charentes region of south west France, 'Maison Cogulet' is a 19th century cottage, fully renovated and updated to a wonderful, comfortable, quiet, romantic holiday Gite. The large master bedroom, and second bedroom, both offering exposed beams …see more
This wonderful property sits in the heart of the village of Aubeterre-sur- Dronne. All of the facilities and entertainment are within walking distance which is a huge bonus for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday.
Walk into this property and you will experience the magi …see more
We drove and took the route calais to Rouen and when I arrived at the village of Aubeterre it was bustling with people as it was the local market day and all the quaint little shops were open which wa… More
Our Farmhouse is situated in a small hamlet on the edge of the village. The living accommodation is all on the ground floor with easy access from the kitchen area to the dining area outside. We have kept the exposed beams and original stonework in some of the rooms an …see more
Just a few minutes stroll up the hill, Le Potager is built over several levels. It offers comfortable living with traditional character. It comprises a dining / living room on the ground floor with steps up to the kitchen. A double bedroom and two twin bedrooms are loca …see more
Le Figuier is located in l'Hammeau, at the heart of the village. It features one of the three pigeonnier towers at Longeveau!The property is centred around an open plan living area with plenty of space for living and dining, plus an open plan kitchen. Leading off f …see more
We stayed here for the first time on our twelfth visit to Longeveau. We absolutely lovely the generous ground floor accommodation with plenty of space for relaxing inside, eating inside and eating out… More
Countryside gite in Charente a few miles from lakeside beach. All bedrooms are en-suite and are tastefully restored with many original features. Lounge diner with working wood fired stove. magniéras is surrounded by pretty rolling countryside with many paths ideal for …see more
This beautifully renovated Gite is part of the ancient Watermill,’ Moulin du Fontcourt’, situated on the La Bonnieure river close to the historical Town of Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure. The original Stables of the Moulin have now been converted to a luxury, spaciou …see more
PLEASE NOTE *** you may need to check my response has not been SENT TO YOUR JUNK EMAIL box** Step back in time in 'Maison des Roses' Farmhouse or 'Petite Maison des Roses' Cottage (search ref 1442399) which i …see more
A stay at the beautiful Maison Des Roses is must ,for a family break set in the French Country Side ,with lakes for fishing on the doorstep.The pictures on web don't do the cottage justice.
9 of us … More
“Comfortable house, full of character, in beautiful accessible countryside”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2013
Facilities such as Boulangerie in village. Great Saturday market in nearby town.
Pretty countryside with picturesque villages and hamlets nearby. Huge net-work of footpaths and cycleways accessible… More
“A lovely gite in a peaceful village in a nice part of France”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2012
Lynn was great giving us information of the area before we left for our break. The information of places to visit in the cottage were first class and helped make the holiday so much better. A holiday … More
Sunset Cottage is a sympathetically restored traditional stone cottage with original features. Set in a large garden with an above ground pool, alongside Sunrise Cottage and the owners house. Ideal for a family holiday. In a rural location yet just 2 kms from the beauti …see more
Tastefully renovated Gite in a 300+ year old Water mill. Set in a small friendly village just 4 km from Jarnac and 10km from Cognac. In the heart of the Cognac district and close to the beautiful Charente river you will find plenty to see and do in this area. Spend a …see more
Situated in a quiet Hamlet surrounded by countryside, yet just 5 minutes drive from the local village of Montmoreau, this cottage has been completely restored while maintaining its rustic charm.
The property has four bedrooms (one is mezzanine) and four bathrooms (3 w …see more