In the tranquillity of the rolling hills of La Grande Champagne du Cognac, in the courtyard of our beautiful chateau (1850), overlooking the countryside, a lovingly restored south facing 17th century farmhouse offers comfortable and spacious holiday accommodation for 6, …see more
“Peaceful, beautiful and wonderful hosts!” This is where the Gods live. I love this place as it is so calm and beautiful. The cottage is extremely well appointed and very lovely. June is a most gracious host that does everything to make your visit m
We had a wonderful holiday in L'Abeille Gite and the hosts June and Anthony were a lovely couple who helped make our holiday extra special. We were on a birthday trip for my husband and June made a bi… More
Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you and great fun helping with your surprise too. If you come back to the area we'd be delighted to welcome you again.
“Perfect peace and tranquillity”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2015
The owners live on site and are very friendly but take it on board if you prefer to stay apart.The property is well equipped and in good order with a secluded courtyard /garden.There is TV,wifi and a… More
Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and found everything you needed to hand. We hope you will choose to stay with us again on your travels.
“Excellent value for money in a lovely area” We arrived mid afternoon in glorious hot sunshine and was welcomed by David who had brought us fresh bread from the local boulangerie along with other essentials such as milk, jam and wine!!! Our two boys ag
In an amazing position overlooking the river Vienne, with a bedroom balcony to die for! Dave, Heather and Mahrey were perfect hosts - always there when you need them but not overpowering. The pool was… More
“Relaxing, comfortable riverside retreat, love it!”
Reviewed 19 Mar 2013
I travelled to France for a week to relax and unwind. I had found Le Terrier after a web search and it seemed ideal for my needs. The location is lovely, overlooking the river Vienne. The owners, Davi… More
Set on the edge of a peaceful hamlet this 3 star rated former cognac distillery is consistantly recommended by it's guests. Offering luxury accommodation and everything for a perfect holiday in this beautiful area of France …see more
You are assured of a warm welcome at our traditional Charentaise farmhouse in the small sleepy village of Nonac. Life is calm and gentle here, a wonderful place to de-stress and leave all your cares behind. We have two charming large bedrooms, one is a mini suite with s …see more
“Fantastic holiday in a wonderful setting” 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 is set in
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
“Great House, lovely and quiet and great hosts”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2014
There was 10 of us staying in the 6 bedroom house so had loads of room. Lovely pool area and the kids really enjoyed the table tennis… More
Les Hirondelles is an ideal relaxed holiday or short break for a maximum one couple. It has a double bedroom, private pool and patio area.. It is situated in a very private and pretty hamlet and overlooks countryside The owners live on site and will be present to we …see more
“Beautiful French Cottage” 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 stayed there and thoroug
“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
“Home from home”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2012
Brilliant location just half an hour from the airport in a lovely little village.
Well equipped and comfortable cottage.safe parking and a lovely garden.
Owner very friendly, accomodating, and help… More
“Best holiday I've had in years, a lovely house in a great location” 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
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
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
Great house with plenty of room and a lovely pool. It was all we could have wanted. The only negatives were that we tripped the power a couple of times and that the family renting next door kept enter… 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
Longeveau is a former Cognac Estate set in the beautiful Charentais countryside - perfect for family holidays. The hamlet offers a selection of thoughtfully renovated stone cottages, with tennis courts, golf course, children's play areas, heated pools and more..! …see more
Within the living room there is a four seater settee which unfolds into a double bed, flat screen TV with DVD player, Sky and french tv. Various dvd's to choose from and books to read. Wifi is also available.Situated in the country but only 10km from market town …see more
“Perfect place for a break in the High Charante” Everything we wanted. Comfortable, clean, and everything working. Good area with plenty of walking, cycling, sightseeing, local markets and restaurants. Supplies available in local village, with a gre
Lovely relaxing, rural location with great on site ammenties and nearby villages and towns that are not on the usual tourist trail (though Bradd Pitt is rumoured to have stayed nearby). Great walks an… 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
Moulin des Sirenes is located on the beautiful River Charente, overlooking a picturesque weir and working lock. The mill is adjacent to lovely parkland whilst being only 5 minutes walk from the centre of Jarnac, a small market town and home of Courvoisier.
Sirenes is s …see more
Large Luxury House with large private garden and 12m x 6m heated pool. Superb Master suite, 2 Double Bedrooms one with en suite bath and One Twin room. Large Lounge, Massive Kitchen and full size snooker table in the Games Room. Centrally Heated, UK and French TV. …see more
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
If you want to get away from the rat race, enjoy peace and tranquillity, surrounded by beautiful countryside then La Voute is the ideal holiday homeChill by the pool or explore the beautiful countryside, pretty villages, local markets and Chateaux. …see more
“Fun filled holiday” 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 was nice to see.
On arrival at
Cute, cosy cottage with exposed stone & original features. Spacious living room with three piece suite, fully equipped kitchen diner, one ground floor bedroom with house bathroom adjacent. Private garden to the front with table, chairs & BBQ, shared garden to …see more
Les Hirondelles is a rural B&B situated in Saint-Avit, a quiet and pretty hamlet in the south Charente region of France. Ideal for a relaxed holiday for couples with beautiful views over countryside and a private outdoor pool.The guest room is well appointed an …see more
“Idyllic scenery and peaceful rural location” 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. BBQ wa
Very nice property with exceptional hosts. Clean and tidy with everything you could possibly need. Lovely swimming pool. Amenities nearby and fantastic scenery. Do not pack toilet rolls as only Fr… More
Thank you very much. It was a pleasure to host such a lovely family.
Here at Tranquille Vienne, we have 3 holiday gites available on site. Our Rochechouart gite is part of our barn conversion, with it's own private south facing terrace and overlooks the shared garden and pool area.NEW LARGER POOL AVAILABLE FOR 2015! …see more
“Peace and quiet in delightful surroundings” We spent a very relaxing week in this comfortable cottage. The setting of a beautiful garden in a quiet rural setting made this a perfect place to unwind. Dennis and Wendy were the perfect hosts and made us
Charming historic chateau with large private heated pool, enclosed garden, stunning view at 1mn walk to the shop . Perfect for families with children..The chateau's large estate is fully enclosed and accessed by large wooden gates. …see more
Detached Tranquil Cottage in the heart of the Charente Countryside. Within easy reach of Restaurants, Shops, Lakes, Golf, Beaches and other Local Interest. Ideal base for several Chateaux, Chassenon, Oradour, Cognac and the Cities of Limoges and Angouleme.Our own home i …see more
“Superb location and fantastic hospitality” Superb rustic location, beautiful scenery, very peaceful, very friendly local people and steve was so helpful with information on the area, local markets, local restaurants etc.
“If you want peace and quiet, relaxation, this place fits the bill.”
Reviewed 8 May 2012
We're not so young, so the quiet appealed to us. We're really looking forward to coming back in August with son,daughter in law and 2 children (10 and 7) - there's enough to do for active kids in the … More
“Quaint rural Gite” 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 made us feel very welcome, and w
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.
“A peaceful and authentically French experience” 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.
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
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
“Fabulous house and location”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2012
We stayed at moulin de Marousse for one week in September . The house was spotlessly cleaned on arrival. We were made welcome with an arrival pack.
The house is spacious and in a beautiful location… More
Swimming can be found in the local pool at Barberzieux, or the holiday lake ( and beach) at Brossac or beach area at Aubeterre. There is also a spa at Jonzac. The costal resort of Royan is an hours drive away. …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.We have five individual holiday cottages and a covered pool. …see more