Le Tilleul is a typical Charentais farmhouse near Chalais and Aubeterre sur Dronne, comfortably modernised and furnished to a luxury standard. The large private 12x6m pool has Roman steps and a deep end. The 2 pool terraces offer space for loungers, tables, ice coolers, …see more
A charming family house in what is officially one of the most beautiful villages in France, sleeping 12 adults/children, with an additional cot for infants. Perfect entertaining space for large extended families or groups of friends, with flexible accommodation organise …see more
Verina is a fully-modernized 2-storey cottage at the end of a country lane that passes through a farm. It has 5 bedrooms, a spacious kitchen and living room. It is the perfect place for a summer holiday. You can while away many hours in the 10 x 5 m swimming pool and …see more
“Life as it should be, peace,quiet tranquillity, and all things needed.”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2015
Fantastic rejuvenating holiday, all six adults enjoyed as much, the quiet is audible and was my first remark on arrival.
The house is idyllic with plenty of space for all, two bathrooms and a separat… More
“Groot leuk huis met groot zwembad”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2015
Prima huis, heerlijk rustig, afgelegen!! 900 meter van de openbare weg.
Basic ingericht, maar voldoet helemaal.
Zeer aardige eigenaar.
Lekker zwembad, mooi gelegen, God in Frankrijk!!… More
“August at verina”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2014
The house is in a lovely location. It is very quiet and peaceful but only a short drive to the shops. We really enjoyed the large pool. The owners family were very friendly and helpful, but not obtrus… 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
On the outside of the property there is a gated gravelled area with parking for up to 3 cars and enough space for storing bikes etc.
At the rear of the property there is a large private garden where you can laze and read a book or take a dip in the large 10m x 5 m pool …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
Situated on the edge of a small hamlet close to the river Charente, this large 5 bedroom house has everything you need for a relaxing holiday in the Cognac countryside. The kitchen opens out onto the fully enclosed garden leading down to the large swimming pool with am …see more
The Charente is said to be the second sunniest region in France allowing for long summer days and evenings where the pace of life is slower and gentle. The property is in an ideal location to explore not only the Charente also the Dordogne which is 10 mins drive, with N …see more
We have stayed in several gites in France and Bellevue is no.1 on our list. Superb location quiet,rural and fantastic countryside. Ideal for exploring Cognac, Aubuterre, local chateau and musuems… More
“Beautiful gite in a stunning location, a little gem we'll return to again and again.”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2012
We wanted a quiet two weeks somewhere in a good location for touring the region - this gite was perfect, we could not fault it. Set in stunning countryside, equipped with everything anyone could need… More
This charming cottage, to the rear of the Manoir back garden, was once the home of the most famous pig in France! Although he was obviously well cosseted, he would definitely not recognise his quarters now.
La Porcherie consists of an open plan kitchen, dining and livi …see more
We have just had the pleasure of spending two weeks at Longeveau with our 15 month old toddler!
After quite a long stressful journey we arrived in the dark and the rain with a toddler in full melt d… More
This Gite was perfect for us. Positioned behind the owners' house, surrounded by lush green countryside, wildlife everywhere, bats, buzzards, stag beetles. A pool alongside to jump into after a day to… More
bonjour ian et karen
merci pour ce joli compliment, nous avons été très heureux de vous accueillir dans notre gîte, vous êtes des gens vraiment très gentils et sympathiques, nous garderons un très bon souvenir de vous, en esperant vous revoir un jour ou l'autre
Muriel et frederic
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
La Baroque is a beautiful detached townhouse set within an area of outstanding natural beauty. The house comprises of an open plan kitchen diner / lounge area on the ground floor with access to the secure garden over looking rural grazing land.
The 1st floor comprises …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
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
A beautiful Napoleonic farmhouse renovated to a high standard. The property is ideally suited to a large family, 2 smaller families or a group. We can provide meals on arrival and throughout your stay. Fully equipped kitchen, dinning room, huge 85m2 lounge and sun loung …see more
Situated in the centre of the Charente you will be with in easy reach of all the area has to offer. The region has something for everyone. Visits and tastings are available at the Cognac distilleries – and don't forget to try the local specialty of Pineau. There …see more
Had a thoroughly enjoyable stay here, whilst using it as a base for a relaxing break in the Charante and Limousin areas, in a gap between Euro 2016 fixtures. The owners went out of their way to accom… More
We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back.
“Quaint rural Gite”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2012
A lovely rural retreat, ideal location for visiting Circuit des Remparts in Angouleme. The gite is well equiped and comfortable, with a great courtyard garden, for sitting out and relaxing.The owners … More
Be enchanted by this beautiful home, boasting an entryway with a piano, a fully-equipped kitchen, a living room and dining area perfect for family meals.
You'll feel right at home with its warm furnishings and period pieces, such as the fireplace, the wooden flooring …see more
Charming Logis du XVII th and XVIII th century, overlooking the Charente, walled yard, 450 m2, beautiful living rooms, 24 acres of park with its own spring, , large pool, quiet and with no nuisance. Excellent overall condition, house renovated in 2006 and 2009. Numerous …see more
The Gite is set in the Charente countryside with a large private garden and pool. The location is ideal for people who like to retire to a peaceful haven after a busy day of sight-seeing and have complete privacy. The owners, Jean and David live in one half of the house …see more
Beautiful old farmhouse with stunning tranquil views ideal for getting away from it all. The lakes of the Haute Charente are nearby where you can swim, canoe, windsurf, sail and fish. Lots of great restaurants where you can eat great local food and drink wine at great p …see more
This is a lovely holiday home lovingly maintained in a small hamlet called Pougne near Ruffec just off the RN10.The house has 3 double bedrooms,a full bathroom,a shower room and a separate wc,there is a large kitchen diner and a comfortable sitting room. There is a gara …see more
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
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
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
As soon as you step through the doors you will be blown away by this character property.Set amid the scenic rural farmland of the Charente/ Vienne border this former farm building has been converted to provide luxury accommodation. Downstairs you have a super-sized kitc …see more
Our spacious 4 bedroom bungalow is situated in a holiday park in the Charente. The 60 m2 living room with the 5m40 high ceiling has a large kitchen adjoining it. It is fully equipped with known branded, crockery, cutlery, pots and pans, refrigerator, microwave, coffeem …see more
A superb large family Charentaise house with large enclosed garden, perfect for a large group of friends or two families wishing to holiday together with the benefit of a private swimming pool. Set in a small peaceful village close to Jarnac with its daily market, shops …see more
A beautifully restored, tranquil water mill situated in the rolling countryside of the Charentes/Limousin border, Moulin de Marousse is on a river and surrounded by fields and woods. This delightful stone property boasts period features, open fireplaces, a private walle …see more
Lovely relaxing time . Very rural and quiet. Lovely house . Great fete in Saint Christophe with an amazing firework display . Great walks with the children all set in beautiful surroundings. … More
“A peaceful and authentically French experience”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2012
We were first attracted to the Moulin by the photos, and we were not disappointed. What you see is what you get. It is a magic property, in a beautiful, if unspectacular, part of rural France.
Reviewed 17 Oct 2012
Aug 12 was our fifth visit to Moulin de Marousse and as expected we had a really great time. Peaceful surroundings and a large house means we do not get in each others space. Moulin has
everything f… More
Les Rossignol is one of 5 cottages on the property which is located in the middle of beautiful French countryside. Cottage has two bedrooms one double and one triple. This cottage can be linked to Les Colombes ( property ref 1305617 ) which could give a total capacity …see more
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Family friendly holidays in Charente - south west France.
Relaxing rural setting with children's play area and heated swimming pool. The gite garden is enclosed giving a safe environment for little on …see more
Nestling beside the private lake, with use of rowing boat, binoculars for the numerous wildlife and birds , sun loungers to relax and shady areas in the garden to dine alfresco. A tranquil place to relax and unwind .
The cottage has a spacious living room, dining ha …see 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
Boutique style B&B&B Bed, Breakfast and Bar with leisure area. Poppy's has 2 luxury letting rooms. With a separate lounge area exclusive for guests. Heated Pool and spa area and full size patanque. 35m2 room with Luxury kingsize beds and air conditioning with large en-s …see more