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Beautiful modern house with a Nice garden. Nice if you want to enjoy your privacy when you're with two persons, but also Perfect for family's or a group of friends who want to spend Some time in this fantastic city. Close to restaurants, bars, a cinema, shops, …see more
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”
“A home away from home!”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2015
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 … More
“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
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
“Best place to stay in Le Mans, ever!”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2014
We spent five days at B&B 24 heures du Mans and it was the best choice we could ever make. We were four adults with four childrens (6, 4, 4 and 1 year), and if you are looking for a place to stay that… More
Thanks a lot for the very nice review about your stay in august 2014. We, me,Françoise and Hugo will have great pleasure to welcome you again for works or holidays and we hope with a best weather you had....
We booked for you in April and May 2015.
We taste your spanish wines with "duck magret"... It was very nice.
You are welcome as soon as you want.
Hello to your family and children.
Bests regards from Françoise and Jean Paul
“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
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
“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
“5 star” 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 person and was very helpful. We all loved the
“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 4 Jul 2015
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 locatio… More
“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!
“A remarkable house, secure for kids, perfect for entertaining”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
Great Stay. Great Place. Large Iron Gates provide perfect security to 5-10 acres of private property 20 minutes from old Le Mans. Located in charming village with Tabac, Bakery, Bar. Quintessentially… More
Hi there! Thanks for your review! We love that the house is on the edge of such a lovely village too, and enjoy being able to wander to the bar, butchers, Sunday market, etc. We hope to welcome you back to Le Petit Bos again soon.
“Wonderful Easter spent in the beautiful 'Le Petit Bois', everything catered for a perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2011
A beautiful house set in a delightful secure peacefull garden. We entered the property via electronic gates into the beautiful court yard. The house itself is an old stone 'Maison de Maitre' with beem… More
Many thanks for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time at Le Petit Bois. It is indeed a beautiful property and a lovely comfortable home for your holiday. We hope to see you back again soon.
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
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
Two luxury, 100% smoke-free rooms on a boat, and en suite bathrooms, free WiFI. After a busy day in the center you can enjoy the grand view of the eastern docklands on the deck terrace on a nice summer day. …see more
“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
“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
I'm not too sure where to start, and I also don't want to give to much away as I don't want to give too much of this jewel of a place to stay in Amsterdam away.
I have been to Amsterdam a few times… More
Cosy & Flexible Amsterdam is a bed & breakfast service offered to maximum 1 guest visiting Amsterdam who like to see most of the city including the downtown, the local neighborhoods, parks & country side.
The service include a good furnished bed room of 12 s …see more
“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
“A rural gem with history” When we found Le Chateau on the Holiday Lettings website we thought we might have found a gem, when we got there we knew we had. We were welcomed by the owners Jill and Ivan who showed us round and left us to it having answe
“The best family holiday we have had in France” We have just returned from the best family holiday we have had in France, the gite, the swimming pool, the dogs and horses and Paula and John have all been fantastic. There is lots to see and do in the l
“comfortable appartment in the heart of Marseille”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2015
The host was very helpful and communicative. He explained all the amenities of the apartment and the interesting spots in the neighborhood. We found the appartment as it was advertised - with everythi… 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
This attractive 18th century chateau is situated in the heart of the champagne region only a short drive from the town of Troyes. The property lies in 17 acres of it own grounds and is surrounded by beautiful parkland with the river Seine running through the garden. …see more