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Nous avions loué toute la maison pour des vacances avec toue la famille. Elle est très spacieuse: chaque couple pouvait ainsi avoir son espace propre tout en partageant un bel espace commun à tous.… More
merci beaucoup pour votre avis , je suis heureuse que le séjour des voyageurs qui passent par ici soit agréable et qu'ils gardent un bon souvenir du" creux " des bois ...et j'aime aussi quand ils reviennent et que l'on crée des liens .....
“Comfortable accommodation in stunning location” We had a wonderful time at the Old Barn. The location is perfect, being close to many of the region's fascinating and beautiful sites, on the edge of the pretty and interesting village and a short walk a
We loved our stay at the old barn; it offered us exactly what we were looking for - peaceful surroundings, privacy, convenience to local shops and friendly owners.
Karen and Steve were superb and … More
Thank you for taking a moment to write about your holiday, we really appreciate it and it's great for future guests to read comments from our previous guests. Thanks again. Kind regards Karen and Steve
“Three dimensional wonderland France is unique. Wow”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2012
To 'Relax' perfect buzz
To 'Eat' local food delicious
To 'Climate' weather perfect
'TO RIDE'......on a postcard
Scenery, villages, forests, history 'WOW'
Thank you for sharing your world with … More
We so enjoyed having you guys here, all that biking you did, tired us out just watching you set off every day !! Thank you for writing about your stay and if you find yourselves biking it over to this side of the world again, maybe we'll see you back here !!
“Rural retreat, ideal for exploring the Dordogne.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2015
We received a warm welcome, a gift of fresh eggs and wine and good advice about local amenities, the nearby boulangerie, supermarket, petrol and places to eat nearby. The converted barn is surprising… More
Thank you for writing about your stay. Lots of people are in agreement with you, there is so much to do, one week is not long enough. Hopefully we'll see you again sometime soon, so that you can get to do the things you didn't have time to this summer. Thanks again. Kindest regards Karen and Steve
“Quiet, Comfortable, Convenient” We stayed in the "Old Barn" rather than the "Sunset Cottage," but I believe they are rather similar. We had a very pleasant stay. The gite was very comfortable and well-appointed. We had no difficulty getting "settled i
Dear Karen Steve and Family ... and of course Scooby
Thank you so much for your warm welcome and hospitality, we have had the most amazing stay at Sunset.. Steve really ensured we were able to maximi… More
Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Its really good to know you enjoyed your time staying here and managed to pack so much into your trip. We know you still have lots you want to do, so hopefully we'll see you both again some time very soon. Thanks again, hugely appreciated. Kindest regards Karen and Steve
Reviewed 24 Feb 2016
We enjoyed a great week in this converted barn which was close enough to the main visitors sites in the Dordogne but secluded enough to allow us to relax in the evening as the sun went down over the f… More
Thank you for writing about your holiday here. Its lovely to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, seeing the sights and making the most of the peace and quiet. Thanks again. Warmest regards Karen and Steve
“A charming cottage”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2014
We spent a great week in this cozy and well-equipped cottage very centrally located in Dordogne. Steve gave us lots of tips on places to go. His art decorates the cottage. Steve and Karen were wond… More
Thank you for your comments. Hopefully we'll see you again sometime soon. Warmest wishes Karen and Steve
Contemporary, stylish and spacious holiday gite rental in Gavray sleeps 6. The former barn has been transformed, keeping some of the original features but adding modern comforts for all year round availability. The perfect place to experience Normandy. …see more
“Picturesque, tranquil and surprisingly close to amenities and beaches.” The owners Dave and Maria are lovely, discreat helpful hosts. Cherry Cottage is delightful, set in the quiet country side surrounded by stunning views, close to the village and
Accommodation for 2 in South West France. Gascony rental. Quiet location with pool. Fascinating area with old bastide villages, daily markets and uncluttered roads. Armagnac area of Gascony and foie gras producing area. A gourmet's delight! Barbeques, bicyles, bo …see more
Set in a beautiful countryside 50 minutes from Perpignan and very close to Spain (15 minutes drive). . The cottage Composed of 3 bedrooms and the third bedroom: has a bunk bed and a single bed. There est aussi a garden with BBQ facilities.
Fully fitted kitchen, Fridge, …see more
“Comfortable, family friendly holiday house La Pergola” "Booking process, toys, garden, swimming pool, size and layout, villages and beaches close-by all great. Would definitely consider returning and we have recommended La Pergola to friends"
We had based ourselves here in order to really explore this area of France. We sailed into Caen and made the journey down very easily in one afternoon. We were delighted with the little touches on … More
Thank you so much for your fabulous 5* review of Le Pressoir. We are so thrilled you had a wonderful holiday with us and loved all the 'little touches' we do to make sure each client has the perfect stay with us. We very much look forward welcoming you back one day. Thanks again x
“Great place to stay in the Loire area close to the ocean, wonderful cities nearby to explore and wine, of course!”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2016
My husband and I and two other couples stayed in Le Pressoir for a week in late May. The place was awesome and was very well supplied not only with things like coffee, tea and spices but also with an… More
It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all, I just wish I could sit around the pool for 1/2hr, in the sunshine, with more of my clients...! :) We were so delighted you chose to stay with us whilst exploring this fabulous region of France. Please do remember to look us up next time you are visiting. Thanks again for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Le Pressoir – it is always greatly appreciated. x
“Wonderful village location, very near stunning and pristine beaches and great accommodation”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
My family and I had a wonderful 2 weeks at the beginning of September. We also had our young dog with us. The gite is comfortable and very well furnished. The open plan sitting, dining & kitchen ar… More
Thank you so much for posting your fabulous 5* review of Le Pressoir :) Delighted you all had a lovely family holiday (and special 30th birthday celebration) at Le Pressoir. Great to meet you all and hope Poppy is as cute as ever! Very much look forward to welcoming you all back. Thanks again x
“A CALM OASIS IN WONDERFUL COUNTRYSIDE” Very clean and well presented. The Gites were furnished to a high standard and were an ideal base to explore the surrounding area. The facilities included use of laundry facilities and a great big chill out barn
Beautiful region of the Brittany and the gite is comfortable, clean and with style. A short holiday break with my mum, husband, a 5 years old and a 10 months old, the very tranquil feel to the whole f… More
“Fantastic "gite", location, holiday & hosts, can't wait to return”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2011
We have just returned from our first trip to France with the kids, we had a fab time and was largely due to the holiday accomodation, hosts and facilities.
We stayed in Primrose Gite with my wife and… More
“All family members enjoyed our stay at Le Cosquer”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2013
We have just come back from a weeks holiday in France staying at Le Cosquer, Andy and Jo are extremely nice and very helpful. We stayed in the Primrose Gite which seemed a bit small when we first arri… More
“Tranquility personified” Booked for two separate weeks blind, May and August, and so glad I had after our first visit in May. Communication excellent from Chris from initial booking to our departure. Chris accommodated our late arrival travelling from
“Absolutely loved our stay” My friend and I were first-timers to the Dordogne area, but we had researched a number of sites we wanted to visit. Upon arrival we realized that Nieudegat was the perfect base for us. It's centrally situated with easy acc
We could not speak more highly of Gites Niuedegat, nestled in the forest in a small hamlet only 15 minutes with a beautiful drive to stunning Sarlat. We spent one week in this lovely small gite that w… More
Lovely to have guests who also like to speak French as we are always trying to improve our language skills. Excellent, interesting guests who took care of their gite.
“Friendly, relaxed and fun”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2012
We arrived later than expected (8hrs from St Malo) and needing a cuppa. Olwen and Mike were great - leaving us to get settled, but providing tea, milk, bread and eggs -gratefully accepted.
At first I… More
Glad you found us and enjoyed your holiday and your daughters are delightful and it was a pleasure to discuss wildlife, birds and bugs with them. For the information of prospective future guests, the 'bombing' mentioned was respectfully done when you had the pool to yourselves and only in the deepest, centre area of the pool. A joy to see people making full use of the pool and terrace.
“Hospitality and magnificent natural surroundings”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2012
We are a family from Spain with a toddler. We booked quite late and didn't expect much but Nieudegat has really surprised us. The natural surroundings are beautiful especially if you are interested in… More
A lovely family, quiet and caring who left their gite in excellent order.
“70th anniversary of D-Day” Lovely clean and comfortable accommodation in La Guislain.
Hosts Ann and Dave very friendly and helpful., could not of found a better area after returning from the hustle of the beaches each evening.. As the general said "w
We had a wonderful time staying at this gite. It is set in peaceful Normandy countryside, surrounded by fields, set back from the road with a large garden - great for breakfast outside or evening sun… More
“Well worth a visit.to this comfortable accomodation”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2012
A very warm and welcoming Gite,
Anne-Marie the owner was very pleasant and a great host for her property ,
This was our first visit to france , arriving late we were welcomed with bread wine butter … More
“Great week at acorn lake.” We stayed at dean and veenas gite in cussac, what a lovely and helpfull couple they are nothing is to much trouble. The fishing was excellent with many fish to over 20lb, it is a lovely place to just chill out the animals th
“Peace and quiet in beautiful French countryside.”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2012
From the moment we arrived we were made very welcome. Dean and Veena are very pleasant hosts who are very helpful at all times. The property is lovely and the welcome each morning from the ducks and c… More
“Simply the Best”
Reviewed 16 May 2012
We stayed at Acorn Lake for 5 days in May 2012. The gite was very comfortable and had everything you needed for a self catering holiday in France. Dean and Veena couldn't do enough for us to make our … More
“Friendly hosts, comfortable and with Total peace & quiet, with fantastic fishing on site.”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2011
My Wife and I totally enjoyed our stay, and could have stayed longer, the place was idealic, quiet and peaceful but within easy travelling distance of places to visit and things to see. The gite has e… More
Villa Magnieu is a beautiful 17th century Maison de Maître, situated within 1.3 hectares of private parkland with plenty of space for adults & children to relax & play. We have a swimming pool, table tennis, giant chess, swing & slide, sand-pit, BBQ, f …see more
“Nice and cosy holiday cottage with beautiful large garden”
Reviewed 16 May 2014
The holiday cottage is small but very nice and cosy. It has a really large garden, ideal for kids to play. Also a great swimming pool and nice terrace to enjoy summer days. We had a great vacation. Th… More
nous vous remercions pour vos appréciations et vous souhaitons d'agréables vacances pour cette année
josiane et jean-pierre
“Tranquil, rustic beauty” We stayed here with friends and our dog during the first week of June, we arrived first and had a wonderful welcome from Cath and Sue. They were great at introducing our dog to theirs and telling us the best walks. We stayed
We stayed in the wonderful little gite for a week in March and can't praise it enough. It's full of character with many of the original features lovingly restored. It's also spotlessly clean and well … More
“A B&B and Gite as B&B's and Gites are meant to be (and be)!”
Reviewed 28 Feb 2012
I enjoyed five weeks of Maison Arc en Ciel to write a theatre play. It was wonderful! The gite is cosy, clean and well equipped. The site is great as well: in the Bergerac vineyards, with great views.… More
Maison Mandara - Village location - 3 bed gite.
• 2 minute walk to the picturesque village of St Pierre Du Chemin in the beautiful Vendee region
Self-Catering Gite Comprises of:
• Private 8 metre x 4 metre In-ground swimming pool
• Games room (UK pub po …see more
3 bedroom gite in converted farmhouse. Sleeps 6 adults and 2 children. Beautiful mountain views. Marked walking and mountain-biking tracks on the doorstep. Only 8km from Gerardmer, the gite is ideally situated for summer and winter sports holidays. …see more
“Friendly & Cosy” Curious about the Alsace area in France, our family decided to book a holiday where kids were also welcome. Based on the reviews from other travellers on Tripadvisor I did choose Ohlungen Gite. I experienced some technical problems w
We were here for the second time with our little son and another family-member and had a very comfortable stay in tihs well-equipped and charming gite. The landlady. is very nice and gave us any advis… More
Thanks - we absolutely loved meeting you all again and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Reviewed 23 Jun 2014
We had a lovely time. The hostess was very king and helpful. The house wasps described and we felt at "home".… More
We loved having you, and thank you so much for your feedback. We truly appreciate it and wish you a great summer holiday. We would openly welcome you back here when you choose another trip to beautiful Alsace.
“Cosy, friendly, place to return”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2013
We have stayed in Ohlungen Gite whilst visiting some friends in Strasbourg. As we travel with two young children a hotel room is not that convenient for us. We were completely blown away with the pla… More
We are thrilled that you felt at home here and that the whole family could relax and enjoy the space. We hope you come back soon!
“Fantastic” Lovely Gite well appointed and with excellent facilities. If you feel like doing nothing but lazing around by the pool, playing boules, tables tennis and volleyball, walking in the woods it's perfect. If you want an action holiday there is
“Beautiful, relaxing and very well suited for small children”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2016
We stayed at le Cerisier in july with our two girls of 5 and 2 years old. The gite was comfortable and cosy and very well finished.. For the children everything had been thought of, special chairs, a … More
Thank you for your very positive Review of your stay at Le Tilleul and we are very pleased that you had an enjoyable and relaxing time here. We hope to see you again before too long!
“Perfect Holiday at Le Cerisier”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
My husband and I with our two daughters, aged 16 and 18, have just returned from a wonderful stay at Le Cerisier.
Having seen the website photos we knew the gite had been finished to a high standard … More
Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a hugely complimentary Review of your stay at Le Tilleul. We make every effort to provide the ingredients for our guests to have a fantastic holiday and it's very gratifying when it is confirmed by Reviews such as yours that we have succeeded in doing so! It was a pleasure to have you and your family to stay and we look forward to welcoming you all to Le Tilleul again before too long!
“Believe the reviews! It's a top quality gite in beautiful, rural surroundings. First class.”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2014
We spent two weeks in Le Cerisier in August with our two sons aged 9 and 6. The gite was great - all home comforts laid on - and the setting and location are wonderful. The boys had a great time swi… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a Review on your stay in Le Cerisier this summer and thank you also for your kind comments! We look forward to welcoming you back to Le Tilleul again before too long!
“Fabulous gite near Thouars” This gite is newly and beautifully renovated with ample living space and fully equipped with everything you need for a relaxing holiday in the French countryside. There is a big garden with furniture and a barbecue. The E