The Chateau de St Louis Keep offers luxurious accommodation to sleep a maximum of 16 in its 8 stately en-suite guest rooms. The Keep provides overnight and weekly rental options with sumptuous entertainment for guests. …see more
“Peaceful location, fantastic food, homegrown veg and fruit, delightful hosts” Stayed in June last year and although the weather was mixed the warm welcome we received from David and Louise made up for the weather. The holiday accommodation is spaciou
Ce GÏTE est en prise direct avec le marais, : point de départ des circuits vélos et pédestre.Barque en temps partagé à disposition, embarcadère privé: départ sur l eau direct. Tarif 55O euros la semaine et 590 …see more
“Fabulous brand new rural gite, with excellent on site facilities” We stayed here for one week, with our two teenage children. The gite was immaculate, and very comfortable. The onsite facilites were fantastic - the pool was perfect. There was wifi, an
“If it is perfection you want, this house is it.” We all loved the swimming pool. The children loved all the games supplied. Siobhan was very helpful when needed. There were many places to visit not too far away.We used to eat all our meal on the pati
We had a fantastic stay at Belle Maison. The house was perfectly equipped and large enough to hold the 5 children we had with us (all under 5). The enclosed garden meant they could run around and we d… More
Thank you. This 3 family group and their beautiful children were a joy to have as guests.
“The perfect rural retreat! Highly Recommended” We have found an absolute gem of a property at Le Moulin De La Combe, an idyllic property and grounds where we all enjoyed a fantastic stay.
The Property is a wonderfully restored Watermill, complete w
“Lovely accommodation, beautiful weather and ideal location.”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2015
Thankyou for a lovely visit. Not only were we incredibly lucky with the weather, we also found an absolute gem in staying at the old mill. It has been renovated beautifully and offered everything we c… More
Thank you for your kind comments and for choosing to stay at Le moulin De La Combe :-)
Reviewed 28 Jun 2014
What a fantastic place! Lovely gardens and grounds, the setting is magnificent and the quality of the accommodation is possibly the best we have ever found in many years of gite rentals in France. The… More
“lovely property great friendly owners”
Reviewed 15 Dec 2012
the owner has put a lot of hard work into the property to retain its historical interest ,Good value for money .Owner very helpful property presented very well clean and well presented.… More
Fantastic countryside accommodation near lakes and attractions with onsite facilities for all, 12m x 6m swimming pool, volleyball, pool, ping pong, football net, basketball, play area, plus quiet areas all in a 2 acre setting. Great for family & friends group bookin …see more
“lovely peaceful setting, great gites and friendly owners” Anita and Mark were helpful throughout the booking process and welcoming on arrival - the little extras (wine/eggs) were lovely after our long drive! We rented both gites for us, our children
The gite is in a very rural location, but only 8 miles from Parthenay. Anita and Mark are excellent owners, always ready with advice on interesting places to go in the area. We travelled by motorbi… More
“loved every minute of our two week stay”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
we walkedmiles along safe country roads. We had bril company at the giet. We toured the area with hired car with little difficulty. It had its own fab pool. read 3 great books in the sun. would highly… More
“Our 2nd visit, Blissful peace and quiet, great place forkids to play safely”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
We stayed at Mark and Anita's place last year and enjoyed it so much that we came back this year with another family. Weather was great. The pool and massive garden/grounds keep the kids busy.
The … More
“Everything you could want from a relaxed and quiet getaway” A gorgeous cottage in a lovely quiet area, the accomodation was just amazing, facilities all brilliant, Steve and Tracey were wonderful owners who could not be more helpful or approachable, t
“Rural France- Farmland, sunflowers, sunshine and 70 minutes to coast”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2011
Wonderful Hideaway Cottage. We've been at most times of the year and it is wonderful in all seasons. Everything you need downstairs, including woodburner for cool Autumn and Winter visits. Upstairs be… More
“One of our most relaxing and enjoyable holidays ever”
Reviewed 16 May 2011
Being met by Steve & Tracey at Hideaway was like being met by long lost friends, it was like we had known them for years. Nothing was too much trouble for the whole of our stay.
When we had tired of … More
“Hideaway Cottage sums it up beautifully, a gem of a place to stay.”
Reviewed 18 May 2011
Steve and Tracey have continued to sensitively improve the cottage and the surrounding area, it's a lovely place to stay and I look forward to further visits. They are very helpful and welcoming hosts… More
“Delightful location, ideal garden for children to explore. Good access for days out.” The location was beautiful, the children enjoyed the freedom to explore the garden, finding a swing set, rope swings suspended from trees that were also perfect for
“Lovely setting, great food & made to feel welcome.” A fabulous setting in the French countryside we had a great week.
The food & warm welcome served up by hosts Corinne & Donald was superb and we would recommend this as a great place to stay and a go
Property is a 2 minute walk from the village of Vasles. Vasles has a central square incorporating a lovely church, bar, restaurant and bar, cinema. Shops include butchers, bakers, supermarket. Fine Local restaurants nearby. …see more
“A beautiful place to stay” We loved our fortnight in the gite in Arcais. It had lots of charm, was very comfortable and had everything that we might need. It was lovely being able to eat outside too. Plenty to keep us occupied in the surrounding ar
Les Volets Bleu is a lovely, comfortable, family house with everything you would need including dishwasher, washing machine plenty of crockery etc. We ate outside every day as the weather was so good!… More
Set in 5 acres of fields and gardens the Apaloosa is a delightful 2 bedroomed gite in a rural location but within 2km of the charming village of Moncoutant, with restaurants, shops, supermarket and Pescalis, the fishing reserve.
It benefits from a spacious open plan l …see more
Our lovely 3 bedroomed cottage offers a large living room with wood burner and double doors to a rear terrace area, There is a separate dining room with wood burner and stairs leading to the first floor.The kitchen is modern and fully equiped. To the right of the kitche …see more
There are three en-suite bedrooms at La Pagerie each with original wooden beams so that you never forget you are in a French house built nearly 200 years ago. La Pagerie has been renovated to a high standard but ensuring that the original features are still there to see …see more
The Farmhouse which sleeps 12, features Wifi, Swimming Pool, BBQ, Table Tennis, Games room with Freeview TV, Pool table, Football table, and a piano, set in an area of beautiful countryside with rivers, streams and canals perfect for cycling and walking and boating.
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“Great family holiday - relaxed and laid back” We took our 4 children aged 4-12, and our mother, for 7 days here, and had a superb time. The house is large and well laid out, so there was plenty of room for playing, reading, relaxing, napping and so f
“Excellent accomadation spacious well equiped tastefully decorated”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2012
The gite represents excellent value for money
The accomadation is spacious and is equipped with everything you would need and is home from home.
The owners responded to every request for details re… More
“So much more than it says on the tin!!!” The property is located in a small hamlet but within easy reach(30 min walk/10 min cycle) of the nearby market town of L'Absie which has a supermarket, boulangerie & wonderful bistro. Lots to see and do in the
One of three lovely 2-bedroomed cottages, with a 3-4 bedroomed Charentais farmhouse to accommodate groups of various sizes, all with the use of a beautiful heated pool and 3/4 acre of enclosed family-friendly gardens in the heart of the Poitou-Charentes countryside<b …see more
“Great place for family event” We had a wonderful stay at La Guiarderie. We stayed with extended family for 2 days for a wedding reception. Not only was the location perfect, but the owner was very helpful in making things went smoothly for the event.
“A perfect place for a special holiday” This holiday meant a lot to us - it was the first family holiday we've had in several years, after some difficult times. And it turned out that when I picked La Forge, I made the right choice. The house provides
“A wonderfully relaxing retreat with everything you would expect and more”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2011
Much more than a French holiday gite. Comfort and attention to detail was everywhere. The grounds were beautiful, the children had great fun in the pool and the house was a home where you could truly … More
One of 3 lovely 2-bedroomed cottages, along with a 3-4 bedroomed Charentais farmhouse to accommodate groups of various sizes, all with the use of a beautiful pool and 3/4 acre of enclosed family-friendly gardens in the heart of the Poitou-Charentes countryside<br /&g …see more
Coup de Foudre is private and not attached to any other buildings. Beautifully finished with comfort and style being our main criteria. It is situated in a pretty hamlet close to a market town and I'm sure you will fall in love at first sight as we did, hence the …see more
“Great gite, perfect for our holiday!” We had an excellent time at 'au pont' - Donna and Peter were exceptionally helpful, answering all our questions, pointing us to places to visit, and even arranging an extra bike so we could all have one to ride as
Our family of 4 had a wonderful stay in Gourgé. Donna and Peter were amazing hosts who went out of their way to make sure our young family were comfortable. It is a 2 level 2 bdr 2bath attached house… More
It was a pleasure to have you stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Peter & Donna
Reviewed 14 Aug 2014
Clean home. Friendly owners (not intrusive), and fantastic variety of activities available. We Loved It!… More
“au pont is fantastic”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2014
Had a magnificent few days at au pont. It's located in a lovely and peaceful village called Gourge and is the perfect place to get away from the rat-race and soak up some of rural France. The hosts, P… More
Vous pouvez aussi profiter de notre espace bien-être qui propose des soins corporels relaxants, et des séances de Jacuzzi/Hammam sur réservation et en supplément. Spoil yourself with a period of relaxation in our Spa. …see more
“A wonderful large child friendly home with fantastic outside space” We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at La Belle Echappee. The owners could not have been more friendly and helpful and have created a home that is ideal for big families or even two famili
We had a really Beautiful Escape at La Belle Echappee. Excellent facilities - beautiful pool, table-tennis, badminton, football, bikes, cricket.... and more. Very rural location which was perfect fo… More
Thank you for taking the time to write this excellent review for us, it was lovely meeting you all and hope to see you again.
“Well equipped house and large garden”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2014
We arrived in the middle of the night to a warm welcome from Diane. Our welcome pack meant we could immediately make hot drinks of tea and coffee and when our toddlers woke up early next morning we ha… More
Thank you very much for writing this wonderful, very detailed review for us which gives future guests a great insight. We are so pleased that you had such a relaxing family holiday and enjoyed all that La Belle Echappee has to offer. It was lovely to meet you all and we hope you will visit us again.
“Everything you could want - excellent”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2014
We had a fantastic week at La Belle Echappee - the house is large and spacious, the pool is fabulous and the garden is huge. With several small children in our party, it met all of our needs. Fully eq… More
Thank you so much for writing this excellent review for us. We are really pleased that you enjoyed the house, pool and gardens. It was a pleasure meeting you all and we hope you will visit again. The chickens and quails were certainly spoilt by the extra attention and treats that the children loved giving them.
Charming 19th century Maison de Maitre, detached charentais property, lovingly restored to a high standard situated in the quie hamlet of Villemain. This rural retreat offers spacious and relaxed accommodation ideal for families with a secure private pool and terrace.&l …see more
Beautifully restored spacious 18th Century stone house set in a picturesque medieval hamlet in French countryside, ideal for families who wish to share a property. Sleeps 12, including separate gite, all very well kitted out. Beautiful large gardens and heated pool.< …see more
Large spacious family friendly farmhouse, with a private pool and gardens: nothing shared and privacy guaranteed. Children's farm and horse riding on site, games room and a play area.<br />Low occupancy discounts up to 40% available outside of high season. Pl …see more
A choice of three lovely 2-bedroomed cottages, and a 3-4 bedroomed Charentais farmhouse to accommodate groups of various sizes, all with the use of a beautiful heated pool and 3/4 acre of enclosed family-friendly gardens in the heart of the Poitou-Charentes countryside& …see more