Set In the midst of the beautiful, rolling 'Deux Sevres' countryside, 25mins from Poitiers airport, one hour from La Rochelle airport, and within easy motorway reach of all the Channel ports, is a large, superb, stone holiday cottage that can accommodate 8 pe …see more
La Maison Verte is a traditional farmhouse set in rolling countryside. The property is surrounded by farmland with sheep and cows along tranquil country lanes. There are entrances to the forest within a minute or two from the property which will appeal to adults and chi …see more
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 … More
Thank you so much for the great review! We love having you here and look forward to seeing you for the fifth time in 2015. We have a spacious new patio to enjoy the beautiful evenings which we hope you will enjoy.
Situated in a rural hamlet sample the unhurried French pace of life, the property is a restored stone farmhouse with a sole use heated private swimming pool, very safe with electric security safety cover, just a turn of a key and the swimming pool is safety covered or o …see more
This holiday home was really lovely. It was clean with comfortable seating and beautifully decorated. The kitchen was well equipped. We spent most of our time in or around the beautiful pool which was… More
Reviewed 24 Apr 2013
We had a wonderful holiday at this cottage. The swimming pool and surrounding areas were spotlessly clean and the lady even came to clean it mid-week. The property was easy to find and we enjoyed leis… More
This is a spacious and calm house in a rural location, walking distance to the local bar/restaurant. The layout has the master bedroom and bathroom with shower and one end of the house, central open living room and dining with separate kitchen centrally and 3 further be …see more
Restored to high standards, the house is a great base for larger holiday groups with enough room for communal living and space to oneself when needed. Fully equipped kitchens, games rooms plus 8 bikes, 2 barbeques, village tennis court and a heateds pool make this a gr …see more
A beautifully restored, tranquil water mill situated in the rolling countryside of the Charentes/Limousin border, Moulin de Marousse is on a river and surrounded by fields and woods. This delightful stone property boasts period features, open fireplaces, a private walle …see more
Lovely relaxing time . Very rural and quiet. Lovely house . Great fete in Saint Christophe with an amazing firework display . Great walks with the children all set in beautiful surroundings. … More
“A peaceful and authentically French experience”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2012
We were first attracted to the Moulin by the photos, and we were not disappointed. What you see is what you get. It is a magic property, in a beautiful, if unspectacular, part of rural France.
Reviewed 17 Oct 2012
Aug 12 was our fifth visit to Moulin de Marousse and as expected we had a really great time. Peaceful surroundings and a large house means we do not get in each others space. Moulin has
everything f… More
The accommodation consists of two houses, 5 metres apart, in a secluded garden with a heated pool. They are situated in the small hamlet of Lage, close to Vanzay and Couhé, which provide a good selection of shops, bars and restaurants. Broadband internet access provid …see more
We had a fabulous time in Les Canards. There is lots of space for everyone. The ping pong table and the pool are the winners. But there are loads of other things you could enjoy ie bikes, games, badm… More
Situated in the Vienne valley we have a two bedroom Gite (Le Terrier) available, which can sleep up to 5 people.There is a plunge pool in the garden to help you cool off on those hot summer days."Le Terrier" has the following features:- 1 double bedroom wit …see more
We arrived mid afternoon in glorious hot sunshine and was welcomed by David who had brought us fresh bread from the local boulangerie along with other essentials such as milk, jam and wine!!! Our two … More
Reviewed 12 Aug 2013
In an amazing position overlooking the river Vienne, with a bedroom balcony to die for! Dave, Heather and Mahrey were perfect hosts - always there when you need them but not overpowering. The pool was… More
“Relaxing, comfortable riverside retreat, love it!”
Reviewed 19 Mar 2013
I travelled to France for a week to relax and unwind. I had found Le Terrier after a web search and it seemed ideal for my needs. The location is lovely, overlooking the river Vienne. The owners, Davi… More
This property offers stylish and sophisticated accommodation. Situated in a wing of a beautiful 17th century Château, Chateau Bella has been completely renovated and tastefully decorated and offers peace and tranquillity in a gorgeous setting.Guests have exclusive use …see more
Pinewood Cottage is situated in the rural countryside of Vienne, Poitou-Charentes. The location is ideal for walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers. The cottage has recently been renovated to a high standard and is well equipped with an open plan living area, including fi …see more
This wonderful property is in a peaceful location in the countryside, set within two hectares of informal gardens and with its own outdoor heated swimming pool. Bordeaux and Cognac are within a one-hour drive, whilst local towns and villages offer plenty of amenities a …see more
“Relaxing holiday for all the family- happy kids=>happy parents”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2013
La Gaitrie is a spacious, well kept, clean and well equipped property. This was our 4th year holidaying in a large house with pool in France and it was the nicest one so far. Our kids range in age f… More
“Gorgeous house, loads of character, shed loads of space, VERY tranquil location”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2012
If you are looking to get away from it all this is it! it is set in pretty countryside and has lots of areas ro relax so you can get away from eachother if need be! A lovely big kitchen with everyth… More
The house is set on a hill topped by a windmill (18th century) with a stunning panoramic view of the countryside and the Gironde estuary (10kms). The property is reached by a country lane (“cul de sac”) amongst the vineyards.The house is about 240m2 and has been re …see more
Looking for a relaxing get-away-from-it-all break in the French countryside? La Grange will suit your needs perfectly. Lazy days and restful nights can be found in this tranquil corner of France on the borders of the Charente, Vienne and Deux-Sèvres. La Grange has bee …see more
This is my second visit to La Grange in the last 3 years. We stayed there with our daughters - one and a half year old and a three and half year old. Amazing facilities both indoors and outdoors. T… More
Thank you Emily. You and your family will always be welcome at La Grange!
“FANTASTIC HOLIDAY - WILL VISIT AGAIN SOON”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2014
A friend of ours arranged for us all to rent La Grange for a week with them and our crazy toddlers!!!
We had a fantastic time. The house was clean and very well equipt with everything you need to … More
“Beautiful house in a fabulous location.”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2014
Not knowing the area we were overwhelmed by its beauty. The house is what you would expect of a typical French farmhouse with all the amenities. We had guests stay with us
over the four months we t… More
A prestigious property in the Charente, La Vaure combines historic charm with modern comfort. Set in a hectare of private grounds with a large swimming pool and sauna, it offers lovely views, peace and tranquility yet is within striking distance of the coast and histori …see more
Triple Award winning holiday chateau offers Le Marronier - a quaint stone Charantaise cottage, nestling in the very private grounds of Chateau Ardilleux. It accomodates four, has original stone features with a fireplace and wood burner. Originally the chauffeurs house, …see more
“Lovely setting, great food & made to feel welcome.”
Reviewed 8 May 2012
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 goo… More
Double Award winning holiday Chateau (15thc ) nestling in peacefull ,private walled grounds. On the edge of a hamlet, but only 5 mins from Chef Boutonne .Ideal for families/ friends to holiday together, with lots of local interesting places to visit .(Cognac, Limoges,M …see more
Just 30 minutes north of Bordeaux, in the village of Clérac and set in 22 acres of private gardens and forest, Chateau de Clerac is a family run sanctuary-retreat for people who wish to relax, learn or work in a comfortable, pleasant and inspiring environment.
A paradi …see more
Etang Fourreau is a traditional French Farmhouse B&B with private swimming pool, offering bed and breakfast accommodation and table d'hote dining in the heart of the beautiful Poitou Charente countryside. The ancient farmhouse is situated on a lake, in two acre …see more
“Peaceful location, fantastic food, homegrown veg and fruit, delightful hosts”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2014
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 spacious, welcoming and very clean… More
Our cottage in Chez Guérin is a traditional French village house modernised over the years to create a comfortable, flexible four-bedroom home. Up to six people can be accommodated in comfort.
Outside there are enclosed gardens front and back, offering many sunny or s …see more
Welcome to Les Vergers du Faure, a 100-acre paradise. A stunning Manoir set in the southern Charente countryside of rolling hills, vineyards, lakes and woods. Accessible from five airports, with easy access to a myriad of historic towns, markets and cities, we are near …see more
Le Beau Fief is a beautiful traditional stone gite enjoying a tranquil setting in the midst of sunflower fields & vineyards just a ten minute drive from the delightful market town of Aulnay. Brimming with quirky character this eighteenth century stone cottage is set w …see more
A beautiful and peaceful setting with accommodation that was like home from home. Everything you needed for a relaxing stay and to come back to after a long hot day visiting local sites.… More
“A beautiful Gite in a great setting.”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2014
We had a really enjoyable and relaxing holiday in Le Beau Fief. Peace and quiet is almost guaranteed and the owners have equipped the Gite to a very high standard with many imaginative touches which h… More
“A little piece of heaven!”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2014
Wow – such an amazing find! We loved our time at Le Beau Fief and will definitely be going back! The gite was truly beautiful, full of charm and equipped with everything you could ever need - along … More
300 hundred year old farmhouse, restored to a high standard, all bedrooms ensuite. Private pool heated with solar panels. House and garden designed for the safety of babies and toddlers. Lots of lakes in the area with sand beaches and watersport activities (nearest beac …see more
If you are looking for peace and quiet then look no further. Our property is situated in the countryside but about 10 minutes from Loudun, where you can shop, eat out and experience the french way of life. It is open plan downstairs with a modern kitchen and dining area …see more
Sympathetically renovated, this large period home provides a luxurious base with plenty of comforts including English satalite TV, DVD, VCR. Luxury furnishings and many amenities available on foot like a bar/restaurant, mini market, bakers and hairdressers.
Relaxing, …see more
We had a superb time in Maison Du Puits, our first visit to France as a family. We are (or were) package holiday people but decided to give the “quick hop over the channel” in our brand new car (c… More
We are glad we have "converted you"!!! You are welcome anytime. Kind Regards
“A wonderful house”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2011
This is our second visit to Maison Du Puits and it didn’t disappoint again! This time we took the upgrade and rented Le Petit Logis at the same time so we could bring Jane’s Mum and Dad. Well it w… More
Thanks for your kind review, we are really pleased you had a nice time with your family and that the kids enjoyed that storm!! You are all welcome back any time.
Have a good Christmas
“Great for a break from it all”
Reviewed 28 Dec 2011
We visited Maison du Puits with friends for a break from it all, and got just what we needed.
We found there to be plenty of room for all of us to enjoy our holiday without getting in each others w… More
Decorated and furnished to a very high standard to ensure your stay in France goes perfectly. With a generously packed Welcome Box your holiday is guaranteed to get off to a great start. Montbron is a short distance away with its supermarkets, restaurants, French and Ir …see more
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.
“Fantastic, tranquil getaway!”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2013
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 rest… More
We at EoK are pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your amazing feedback on our property. Being our first year it is very important to receive positive feedback in order to continually improve our service.
In your response you stated that you would not recommend to your best friend is this something we are able to assist with in improving our service.
This delightful cottage, set amongst the vines of the Anjou wine region, is at the edge of a village with boulangerie, charcuterie and a small general store. There are 2 large, attractively furnished, bedrooms, one with a kingsize (UK) bed and the other with two singles …see more
My wife and 2 teenage sons stayed at Phil and Janets place in July 2012. After many hours of searching the internet for a place that we thought would fit the bill for all our needs, we booked a 2 week… More
“Lovely gite in beautiful grounds with perfect hosts!”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2012
We stayed at Farmer's Cottage for a week in June 2012 with our 15 month old daughter. On arrival Janet and Phil were very welcoming and showed us round the gite and grounds as well as giving us a welc… More
The property is located in Loix, a nice village on the island of Re. During your stay, you can enjoy the cycle path but also the nice beaches of the island. THe village is quite but with all what you need to spend a nice holiday in term of shop. There is a market, happe …see more
You are assured of a warm welcome at our traditional Charentaise farmhouse in the small sleepy village of Nonac. Life is calm and gentle here, a wonderful place to de-stress and leave all your cares behind. We have two charming large bedrooms, one is a mini suite with s …see more
Moulin etourneau is a beautiful watermill with two superb holiday properties each having the benefit of own private pool for exclusive use.Le Moulin - six bedroomed manor house with solar heated swimming pool (exclusive use) - sleeps 14Petit - Moulin - three bedroomed c …see more
In the countryside, with a swimming pool (6m X12m) in the middle of a large garden.60km from Bordeaux, Angoulême & Cognac, ideal for visiting vineyards and examples of Roman art.50m from a 45km long lane just for walks, bikes and roller skating.The gite is 3 km fro …see more
Les Chauvins consists of a beautiful 17th Century Charentaise Farmhouse and cottage,The Maison d'Amis. Both houses are full of character, retaining their French rustic charm and many original features whilst providing guests with all the modern conveniences they ma …see more
“Fabulous house, gardens and pool ,really is a home from home with everything you could ask for.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2014
I have just returned from two very relaxing weeks spent with family and friend ranging from 14-83. The hosts Madeleine and Marcus were really accomodating and have really made the properties a home fr… More
Located in the heart of the Poitou Charentes our recently converted 19th century barn offers 2 spacious gîtes. It has been designed by an architect to provide flexible accommodation suitable for families, friends and wheelchair users, we have kept many of its original …see more