'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
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.
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“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
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
Relaxing Cottage in the Hamlet of Villeneuve Mons Charente, it has one double bed with wardrobe and chest of draws and two singles with fitted wardrobe, a large shower room upstairs.In lounge there is sofa bed, chair tv, dvd and some books & dvds. In the kitchen t …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.
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
Set in Beautiful grounds of the Charetaise manor house. Only 3mins walk from the fantastic village of Baignes with all amenities. You can walk to the local bars and restaurant yet are set in the peace and quiet of the Country.You have use of the swimmingpool and terra …see more
La Courbee is a lovely charentais farmhouse with sunny south facing terrace, benefiting from almost 3 acres of lawns and gardens. and sunbathing area.There is also a large covered terrace that joins La Courbee to our Cottage Harmonie. the perfect spot for alfresco dinn …see more
This wonderful property is located in the Charente region of france, which boasts beautiful unspoilt countryside for either the energetic or persons wanting a relaxed quiet holiday. Please note the beach is a lakeside beach with facilities.
The cottage comprises on th …see more
This property is 5 star +++. The best we have ever stayed in in 20+ years of rentals. Everything was just perfect and more than met our expectations. Spotlessly clean. Huge bedrooms. Masses of towels … More
Thank you Maggie for such a wonderful review. Hope to meet you again sometime as it would be a pleasure!!!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
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 Pressoire de Pierre is situated at the top of the hill in the little hamlet of Puygironde. It is It is renovated from a barn used as an old wine press and retains some of the character features. Inside, the property has been entirely refurbished to provide an elegant …see more
Great for Couples or Families. Set in Beautiful grounds of the Charetaise manor house. Only 3mins walk from the fantastic village of Baignes with all amenities. You can walk to the local bars and restaurant yet are set in the peace and quiet of the Country.Swimming po …see more
We enjoyed our stay with Wendy and Steve such nice people . We felt as if we were family (uncle Steve and aunty Wendy) We had a lot of laughs. The gite was pleasant it was nice and the area arround To… More
Hope you was not too tired after your long drive back home.
Lovely to meet your lovely family and we hope to see you again.
Reviewed 8 Sep 2012
We spent 3 weeks in the stables gite in August and had a fantastic time. The gite and complex exceeded our expectations, the pictures on the web sites do not do it justice. It was a large, spacious, … More
Thanks for your review and we can't wait to welcome you back next year.
“Fantastic place to stay during our holiday!”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2011
Nice cottages, beautiful and peaceful surroundings and very friendly hosts. The property is very suitable for children and they loved the chickens and the horses.
We also loved the supermarket lo… More
Thankyou for that. Hope to see you all again soon.
Our luxury Charentaise style Villa stands in a private woodland gardens and is one of the few villas on site that overlooks the beautiful Brossac Lake providing stunning views from our raised terrace area. We have furnished our villa to a very high standard making it a …see more
Stone built 2 Bedroom cottage fully renovated 4 years ago to a quality standard keeping the Charantese fireplace and oak beams with a open plan design. On the first floor is a fully fitted kitchen, open plan lounge and wash room. First floor consists of 1 Double bedro …see more
This beautiful country house is set in the Charentaise countryside, close to Longeveau. It has been finished to the highest standards and delivers everything you could need for a truly relaxing and memorable holiday.The house has recently been renovated, offering a wond …see more
This villa's location is sure to please you and your family. The villas are located within walking distance of beautiful Etang Vallier so you're never far away from beautiful views of the lake and surrounding woodland. You are also close to the outside pool (open 15 jun …see more
Welcome to Les Vergers du Faure, a 100-acre paradise. A stunning Manoir set in the southern Charente countryside of rolling hills, vineyards, lakes and woods. Accessible from five airports, with easy access to a myriad of historic towns, markets and cities, we are near …see more
As the views are magnificent, the barn has been arranged with the 3 double bedrooms on the ground floor and the living accommodation, kitchen and dining room upstairs. It has been developed in two halves with a shared foyer and utility room. Currently, the owners live …see more
“The perfect French getaway with much more to do for kids than you would imagine!”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2012
Had a lovely holiday and a great stay in this lovely house. We had everything we need and all the advice and help from Noel & Margaretr on what to do was a massive part of the week being so succesfu… More
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Beautiful countryside, great accommodation, relaxation....... we decided to try France this year with our two young children and their Grandad and were not disappointed. Instead of going to the coast … More
The School House gites are perfectly located in the pretty village of Saint-Romain offering peace and tranquillity with traditional French living. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, sunflowers and vineyards, its location is perfect to explore the local area by foot, b …see more
Les Tournesols is a converted stone barn retaining many original features. It is one of 5 properties arranged around an attractive courtyard with fountain and large swimming pool (open June to October). The spacious living, kitchen dining area has patio doors leading o …see more
Jim and his family were very welcoming and fantastic hosts for our stay. Very helpful with local information and places to visit. Accommodation was clean and fully equipped with everything needed. … More
Thank you very much, it was a pleasure having such a nice family stay with us.
La Maison Seronera is a large and beautifully renovated French farmhouse set in the heart of rural Charente. The beautiful rolling countryside of the High Charente together with the nearby leisure lakes provide a perfect setting for walking, cycling, swimming, sailing, …see more
“Best holiday I've had in years, a lovely house in a great location”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2013
a fantastic property located in a beautiful part of France. The house is great and the kids loved the attic rooms, the pool was great for our use (5 adults and 5 children) and we had to drag the kids … More
“You Just Gotta Go to This Place!”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2013
We travelled to this gite with close friends with whom we have rented a number of gites over the years. This was, by far, the best we have rented. Fantastic pool, big room for dinner and socialising… More
“Perfect place for a family holiday”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
We have stayed in this house twice and loved it both times. The house and gardens are great and the pool is fantastic.
Well equipped with all the normal house things, incl tv DVD and wifi if you nee… 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