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
“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
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
“Great place for a lovely holiday.” 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 supermarket and
“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
La Petite Grange is a charming Charentais Farmhouse, It benefits from a King Sized Four Poster bedroom, an antique Louis XIV Bedroom and a twin studio bedroom with en-suite and it's own balcony overlooking the tranquil courtyard.The south facing courtyard itself is …see more
Ideal for an economical holiday in France for a few days. Hence reasonable rates.A car is necessary in order to get around. Car Hire is available from the usual agencies, including the local Supermarket, Super U.Please note that this year, 2015, this house is only avail …see more
“Fantastic, tranquil getaway!” Stayed at Elsa of Kora for a week with friends, the house to start with is incredible, very high standard of finish complete with idyllic views over the French countryside. Nearby shops, bars and restaurants made it great
A group of 6 six friends arrived at Elsa of Kora and we all went WOW, it was a wonderful place to have a holiday.
The decor was very well done, and it was the finishing touches that made the whole ho… More
Many thanks for your amazing review of our property in France. Being our first year it is so important to receive feedback in order to continually improve the service we offer.
We look forward to receiving you again soon.
“Stupendous” We tasted here for a week and enjoyed a very peaceful relaxing time, didn't do a great deal ,just chilled out by the pool and BBQ every evening. Spent some nights just star gazing , there are so many here , no light pollution , amazing.
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
“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.
On site there is a beautiful 10m x 5m heated swimming pool, lots of terrace area both covered and uncovered, a BBQ and boules pitch and a bar. Plenty of interesting places to visit around the area, good super markets and restaurants can be found in the nearest town 9km …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
“Great value for money, definitely will return.” We stayed during half term and couldn't have asked for a more relaxing destination. After a long drive from the UK we were welcomed with great customer service. Our room was ready, very clean and complet
“First class accommodation and cleanliness with a personal touch by the owners”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2013
We were recommended to L'envers by a friend whilst searching to buy a house in France We stayed with Trevor & Lesley on numerous occasions and found them extremely warm and helpful during our stay wi… 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
“Idyllic, rural French retreat with wonderful hosts.” This was a fantastic place to chill out with its beautiful swimming pool, atmospheric fire pit for evening star-gazing and gastronomic delights in the surrounding restaurants. The cycling was great
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
Grand Toutvent is a large country house surrounded by gardens and a picturesque courtyard, with stunning views out across the Dronne Valley. Located on the Charente / Dordogne border, at the end of a beautiful tree lined avenue, this was once the family holiday home of …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
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
Gite La Fleurette is a former farm-worker's cottage. It has a total floor area of 80m2. The main room of the gite is large and benefits from exposed beams and a wood stove. The furnishings are comfortable and there is a TV with UK Freesat channels and a DVD player. The …see more
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
If you are looking for a relaxing break in one of the sunniest and most unspoilt regions of France, then look no further!Le Grand Vignaud Gites offers comfortable family accomodation, set in a peaceful rural hamlet, with panoramic views over the surrounding vall …see more
A beautifully peaceful location, but within easy distance of both provincial and big town attractions. Amply spaced accommodation is well suited to couples who wish to explore a little in a fascinating part of France. Perhaps also sample some of the Cognac in a tour.Th …see more
Set in 90 acres of park, farm & woodland, La Betoulle offers peace & quiet in 2 self-catering gites or B&B - huge pool, tennis, ping pong, giant chess & sun terraces. Wide choice of walks & cycle tracks, choice of restaurants to suit all budgets. B …see more
“A huge property with plenty of space inside and out.” 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
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.
*Escape to Charente dotcom 2016 - Now with high speed WiFi internet*
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
“Bellevue Cottage is an absolute delight.” 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. Nearby
“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
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 a shared terrace area where we have sun loungers.
Harmonie shares almost 3 acres of garden with the friend …see more
Superb, spacious newly renovated stone barn set in the heart of the Charente countryside,retaining a wealth of original features, set in 1/2 acre of private garden with uninterrupted views of rolling countryside. …see more
Built in 1601, Chez les Hirondelles is located in the valley of the River Vienne, which is classified as an area of outstanding beauty.Manot is a typical sleepy French village with the old bridge crossing the River Vienne …see more
The property offers a well furnished lounge, double bedroom, fully fitted kitchen and shower room. It is detached from the owners' house, and there is a private half acre of mature peaceful gardens, private patio area and the use of a lovely pool. Whether you trav …see more