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“Peaceful quality private family time” Great House, extremely well equipped with laundry, kitchen, BBQ, dishes and cookware all in great condition. Perfect for quality family time together.
The sports facilies were brill. There was fishing equipment,
This holiday rental property was a real find! The location was excellent: within 30 minutes of Le Mans, but with beautiful countryside on the doorstep. Facilities were the best we have come across i… More
Thanks a lot for nice review. Hope to see you soon to discover some more french food specialities and french wines. Bests regards from Françoise and Jean Paul. Hello to Alain, Lisa, Mark, Summer and Poppy.
Reviewed 15 Apr 2015
Our first true trip to France with children so were a little unsure what to expect. The other reviews on trip advisor of the property and owners made our decision easier. The owners Jean-Paul and Fran… More
Hi Justine and Wayne.
Thanks a lot for your very nice and kind review.
You are some nice guests too and we appreciate aperitif, wine tasting together and the last evening.... the irish coffee.
We will be happy to welcome you next year.
Hello to James and Lucas from Hugo.
JP and Françoise
“Very good place”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2013
Very good place to stay near Le Mans. We stayed with 5 friends in October 2013 for one night.
The reception by Jean-Paul was wonderful. We were impressionned by the good quality of the home and surro… More
Merci pour votre avis. Au plaisir de vous accueillir lors d'un prochain déplacement. Cordialement. JP PERDEREAU
“Perfect Idyll” This was our second stay at Penneville and we were not dissapointed. Gite was clean and well equipped, very comfortable and quiet. It was lovely to be able to hear the birdsong. Our hosts Carol & Phillip were as charming as ever and mad
Just returned from a break in France & can highly recommend Penneville for it's high standard of comfort & cleanliness. The English owners Carol & Philip are very welcoming & there are plenty of place… More
“charming, friendly and very helpful hosts. warm and cosy accommodation.”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and exploring the local area. A good base for visiting Rouen.
A quiet and well equiped gite with friendly and welcomimg hosts. Very good value for money.… More
The 19th Century Chateau de la Marquise Thesut sits in an exceptional position in the heart of Southern Burgundy, just a few minutes from Chalon-sur-Saône. The property is set in beautiful wooded parkland boasting ancient trees, an orchard and a heated swimming po …see more
“Excellent Stay” 2nd time visiting Shakespeare Lodge and yet again we were not disappointed. Would highly recommend for anyone who wants a well equipped, spacious property with use of a private pool in a quiet location.
“Beautiful, secluded gite in the French countryside”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2015
This is probably the best gite we have ever stayed in. Beautifully furnished and in a lovely, peaceful setting, but not far from local amenities. It is an ideal base to explore the local chateaux, vin… More
“Relaxing, quiet and beautiful.”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Beautiful house set in the heart of the countryside. Ann-Louise and Francois were very welcoming and have thought of everything one could need on holiday, the house is so well equipped. We enjoy ama… More
Reviewed 12 Aug 2016
On holiday with daughter, son in law and 2 grandchildren. Everyone had a most enjoyable time. Accommodation was first class especially the studio which we had. Ann-Louise was an exceptionally nice pe… More
Thank you so much. We would be honoured to welcome you again!
Large sunny ground floor apartment 45m2 overlooking a beautifully kept garden. Large terrace with lounge chairs. Well equipped kitchenette. Large bathroom with sauna. Very close to the city (Central Station, Dam Square) Only 6 mins by bus, 3 stops. FREE parking. …see more
Apartment to rent for holidays
The accommodation is situated between the VIEUX PORT and the Panier district, near new MUCEM, on the 14th floor of a listed building in architectural heritage of the twentieth Century villa, designed by Fernand Pouillon
Breathtaking vie …see more
“Smart, very comfortable apartment in excellent location” Stayed in this apartment for 3 nights, it was very comfortable, stylish, modern and clean. The location was next to tram stop which made access to city centre very easy. The apartment was also c
“Excellent spacious House in wooded grounds but really handy for Bruges” To say this is a cottage understates the large house where there is always room for members of your group to get their own space.
The house is in a wooded country park with goats
“Fantastic Accommodation located close to the city.” A lovely apartment - Rene and Ellen made us feel very welcomed. Clean, modern and perfectly located right by the canal. A wonderful stay. Thank you!
“Superbly hospitable hosts provide well appointed gite.” The efficiency, helpfulness and hospitality of the owners of this gite are exemplary. The gite itself is very clean, well equipped ( wifi has good speed and signal) and in excellent condition. It
“Incredible appartment... everthing you wish for is there!”
Reviewed 12 May 2013
We stayed in this accommodation for 1 week. We were very much impressed by the house, a part of a castle.
So much room, light and beauty.
The kitchen is great (everything 's there!), the bathroom in… More
Le calme d'un village rural encore préservé, forêts, rivière et étang à proximité, pêche, Proximité des villes historiques de Charleville et Sedan, mais aussi de la Belgique. Une étape sur la route …see more
“Excellent apartment for a holiday in Avignon” We stayed with our son and his girlfriend (and pets) and found this apartment perfect for our needs. It is stylishly converted and well equipped and the location is perfect to explore the city, but also t
We stayed at La Chapelle du Miracle in March 2012. It's a clean, pleasant, comfortable, well equipped little flat that's centrally located so it's easy to walk to all the main sites and the centre of … More
“highly reccommended” We recently stayed at this wonderful property near Le Mans. The first experience we enjoyed was the very warm welcome by the owner who had gone to so much detail prior to our holiday to ensure if there was any special request or d
“Mr” Villa was in a great location could walk to local shop and was also a 20min walk from Calais. Beach was 5min walk, beautiful sandy beach there. Owner was warm and welcoming on arrival and was able to get in touch if we needed anything. Had a lovel
“The perfect holiday getaway” Sometimes when I read so many positive reviews of a place, I think "what's the catch?" or "this sounds too good to be true". But I'm pleased to report that having stayed here with my girlfriend for a short break, there wer
“A home away from home!” We stayed at this apartment and it was just like the photos and is modernised to a high standard. The apartment is well equipped and a good size. The owners Jason and Neik were lovely and really made us feel welcome. P.S. The b
We highly recommend this accommodation. The owners were fantastic and so helpful right from the beginning of our booking. On arrival they were waiting at the apartment to hand over the keys and show u… More
Thank you for your nice review, we are delighted to hear that you had such a nice stay at our apartment. It would be very nice to have you ass our guest again.
“Long weekend in Amsterdam”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2016
Lovely accommodation and amenities and made to feel very welcome. Everything we needed for our long weekend in Amsterdam with some great bars and restaurants nearby. Really appreciated the late check … More
“thank you for your nice review - it was great to have you stay”
“Ticked all the boxes”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
We travelled as two couples and we were all delighted with our choice of stay. Jason & Niek were very helpful and informative right up to our arrival and nothing seemed too much trouble. We arrived ve… More
We had a thoroughly enjoyable week in this apartment. The apartment building is quite basic and does not have a lift. The apartment has no view of the Old Port (it looks out over a large courtyard are… More