Set in the beautiful Charente countryside, this 3 bedroomed gite has been refurbished to the highest standard. There are two double bedrooms, one with ensuite and a bedroom with bunk beds in the tower for the children. A comfy lounge/ dining room has Uk and French TV , …see more
Why Brossac? Why indeed? Why choose a village, instead of staying in remote countryside? Well, for a start, imagine popping out for fresh croissants while the kettle is boiling, or even stepping out for that forgotten bottle of wine! And no need to worry about drinking …see more
“Lovely House with Pool and Large Garden in Traditional French Village”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2015
Susan and Dennis are the perfect hosts. They give their whole-hearted personal assistance and knowledge whenever required to make your stay as perfect as possible. Then they keep themselves to thems… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and love the photos! Look forward to seeing you in future.
"Au Vieux Moulin" is a beautiful renovated Charentais style maison, set in the peace and calm of the countryside yet only 20 minutes drive to fantastic blue flag beaches.There are lots of historical and touristic sites nearby as well as beautiful walks among …see more
Good points- great location- very close to supermarket. 20 mins drive from beaches. Central to tourist attractions.Lovely grounds- garden area for eating, owners very helpful and accommodating. Beaty … More
Le Marronnier has been sympathetically restored from an old charentaise stable block and furnished to a high standard, blending contemporary with traditional features (with beautiful, old oak beams and honey-coloured stone). The spacious, detached gite (90M2) is well-e …see more
Just returned from a brilliant holiday to Gites De Brives. The owners Philip an Glynn where the perfect hosts, giving us top tips about the area and good places to visit but at the same time they wer… More
“Ultimate peace in very comfortable suroundings!”
Reviewed 21 Jul 2013
Le Marronier is a very spacious 2 bedroomed gite. The owners were very friendly and helpful attending to all our needs.I would certainly recommend Gites de Brive to anyone.
Lovely holiday!… More
“An excellent gite in the heart of the beautiful Charente”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2012
Phil and Glyn are very welcoming hosts. They have considerable knowledge of the area and helped us understand more about life in the Charente.
La Marronnier provides the essentials and much more. … More
The Farmhouse near La Rochelle has been modernised to a high standard in keeping with old French charm and a contemporary feel with modern facilities. Downstairs has a large lounge with a fireplace and a wood burner with French & English TV and a games console, dvds & W …see more
“The Farmhouse was a comfortable, peaceful hideaway for our R&R”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2015
Nigel and Suzanne made us very welcome again and our stay in the Farmhouse was exactly what we wanted. The house is well appointed with everything we needed for a comfortable holiday and all three gi… More
No.22 is located on a quite country lane near the tiny village of Mairie L'evescault, in the Deux-Sevres department of the Poitou-Charente region of France. The Stone cottage has been renovated and beautifully furnished to a very high standard yet still maintains its F …see more
“Beautiful well equipped cottage in a stunning part of France”
Reviewed 27 Jul 2012
No 22 is a beautiful traditional French cottage that has been tastefully modernised and decorated throughout. It is extremely well equipped which means that you only need to take your clothes and toil… More
“A beautiful cottage, that made for a very relaxing holiday.”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2012
This is a lovely house to stay in, the owners have thought of everything and go out of their way to make the visitors stay troublefree. It is very well equipped and comfortable, in a quiet, relaxing s… More
“Lovely and homely cottage”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2012
The owner responded to my enquiry on holiday lettings very quickly with a phone call. We thought the cottage looked lovely in the photos so had high expectations that were more than satisfied on arriv… More
Many thanks for your kind comments regarding our much loved cottage - guest satisfaction is very important to us and we hope to welcome you again in the future.
Our third converted grange has original posts and beams and sloping ceilings upstairs, with delightful double height to the living area downstairs. The ground floor is again open plan, with a kitchen equipped with a fridge, microwave, cooker and dishwasher , dining area …see more
Luxury three- roomed apartment in the very picturesque village of La Flotte situated on old fishing harbor, with shared heated swimming pool private gardens and safe parking. Immaculately presented and an easy walk to the sandy beach or town centre of La Flotte en Re an …see more
The 2 bedroom apartment was lovely, modern and large enough for us and our 2 adult children as there was a sofa bed in the lounge.
La Flotte was delightful - the harbour and town centre were only f… More
Reviewed 26 Jan 2012
We have stayed at La Jolie Brise a number of times with two small children and have booked it again this year.
The location is fantastic - only short walk to the shops, cafés and restaurants at the … More
“Perfect Location, fantastic pool”
Reviewed 31 Dec 2011
We stayed here for the second year running. The pool is fantastic for adults and older children. The apartment is small (we tried to get a 2 bedroom but had gone) but very neat, clean, and had everyt… More
Large kitchen area with dishwasher,4 ring gas hob , grill, microwave, fridge/freezer, oven.Lounge with log fire and seating for 5 people. CD, radio, DVD, TV and satellite. Downstairs toilet and utility area with washing machine, clothes drier.Dining area seating for 8 p …see more
The cottages are in a stunning location and are furnished and equipped to a really high standard. The one we were in was scrupulously clean with good quality bed linen, crockery and cutlery. We flew t… More
The perfect getaway, la Maison de la Ferme is a stunning 3 bedroom 2 bathroom cottage with private walled garden, terrace and private swimming pool. Situated in the grounds of the 18th Century Château de La Prise, close to the market town of Surgeres and within easy st …see more
La Metairie is situated in the beautiful yet relatively undiscovered Deux Sevres.This 16th century farmhouse is situated on the edge of a quiet hamlet, in its own grounds, which include a large private swimming pool, and a secure pond with free-range ducks and chickens. …see more
Merlot is surprisingly large for a single bedroomed gite, over 70 sq m of floor space offers comfort and a real sense of openness. With 2 X 3 pce suites, one by the television and the other by the entrance offering stunning views over the surrounding countryside. Out si …see more
We really enjoyed our stay at Merlot. The setting s is fantastic and the peace and quiet was bliss. The gite is simply furnished but beautifully done. The kitchen is very well equipped and the bbq out… More
Le Studio has been sympathetically restored and furnished to a high standard, blending contemporary with traditional features. Le Studio is a comfortable, light and airy first-floor apartment (25M2) in a recently converted charentaise barn. Le Studio is well-equipped a …see more
Thanks to Phil & Glyn for a wonderful week in the lovely well kept, well provisioned Le Studio. Peaceful surroundings with a gorgeous pool for cooling off in the afternoon sun !
15-20 minutes to Cogn… More
Reviewed 25 Aug 2013
I stayed at Brives for 4 weeks. The accommodation was as advertised or better. The owners were always available, without in any sense being in the way. They look after the site carefully every day and… More
Reviewed 20 Aug 2013
Excellent welcome by host owners to superb accommodation. Very comfortable bed and everything we could possibly need for our short stay… More
Book both Gites (sleep up to 12) for the Ideal Family or Group holidayWe chose this area to live after a long search, its location is peaceful and tranquil but still close enough to plenty of amenities and attractions making it perfect for us and hopefully for all our v …see more
“Fabulous brand new rural gite, with excellent on site facilities”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2013
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, and plenty of eng… More
Thanks for your comments, we will certainly remember BBQ night with the snails and of course the Karaoke. Our facebook page will soon be up so you can follow what we have been up to. Hope to see you again. Rose & Neil
Le Petit Essart is just 5mins away from the charming village of Le Vigeant and is set above the beautiful valley of the River Vienne, whilst in a peaceful and quiet rural location, the house is far from isolated having lots of activities in the local area for all the f …see more
we found the service excellent including being rung a few days before leaving home to see if we wished to have groceries bought ready for our arrival.
The house was beatiful and very clean, sumptious… More
“Great house for a group”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2011
My husband and myself stayed here with our 21 year old son, his girlfriend and our 18 year old daughter as an end of exams - end of University get away before they disappear off into work and the youn… More
Le Cerisier is located in l'Hammeau, in the little village of Longeveau. This two bedroom, ground floor cottage is full of character, offering modern living with the charm of the countryside.The property centres around an open plan living area with plenty of space …see more
Situated in the fabulous Charentes region of south west France, 'La Peruse' is a 19th century cottage, fully renovated and updated to a wonderful, comfortable, quiet, romantic holiday Gite. The large master bedroom, offering exposed beams and original features is situa …see more
Welcome to our renovated Chai (a winemaker's barn) with it's own underwater floodlit, heated pool, making it an ideal secluded holiday destination for family and friends. Home comforts, wood burning stove, large patio and veranda to sit out, relax and soak up the sun du …see more
A wonderful refurbished and extended barn, Le Chai was the location of a fantastic, relaxing family holiday. We rarely ventured far from the swimming pool during the day, or the pub quality pool tab… More
Thank you kind review and so glad you enjoyed the pool by day and pool table and piano by night
“Beautifully renovated barn”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2011
We spent a wonderful week at Le Chai, beginning of July. The house is amazing, the pool is fantastic. We felt like we were staying at a 5 star resort.
Peaceful and idyllic but with close access to sh… More
Our Charentais farmhouse enjoys generous room sizes and high ceilings. It is fully refurbished to a high standard with design led décor yet retaining many original features - fireplaces, stone and exposed oak beams. The contemporary kitchen complete with range cooker i …see more
a genuine retreat run by genuine caring people.
If you would like to get away from it all and take in some beautiful French countryside this is the place to do it in an impeccable property.… More
“Beautiful home, in a fantastic setting, perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2013
We stayed at Chez Foucherie in Sept 2013 with our 14 month old son. The house is finished to a beautiful standard and is equipped with everything you could possibly think of. The master bedroom was … More
'Chez Molly' is conveniently situated in the South West, on the Charente / Dordogne border. It lies in the tranquil village of St Quentin de Chalais and is surrounded by green fields, farmland and woodland. The charming market town of Chalais is only a 5 minute drive, …see more
Les Capucines is a beautifully restored 18th Century Charentaise Farmhouse complex with 3 gites that, in total, cater for groups of up to 261 guests.
Located in the sunny Charente Maritime region on the site of an old Roman encampment, this fully equipped gite complex …see more
Official Tourist Board Rating of Four Stars This luxury, family friendly home, is in the same location as sister homes Maison Cachee*** and Chez Coco****, beautifully renovated it sleeps up to 6 and a baby. Egyptian cotton linens, fluffy towels and end of stay cleanin …see more
Part renovation and part newly built, this popular two bed cottage offers character and comfort in abundance. La Grangette is the last of a small cluster of cottages in L'Hammeau, just a couple minutes stroll from Longeveau. Set all on one floor, it accessed by dou …see more
4- STAR LUXURY BARN - CONVERTED TO HIGH STANDARD - OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND - SLEEPS 8 - 10 + COT.
A SPACIOUS PROPERTY, LOVINGLY RESTORED IN 2004, SITUATED IN 2 1/2 ACRES OF GROUNDS OF AN OLD FLOUR MILL ON THE RIVER THOURET SLEEPING *-10 + COT
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“Delightful location, ideal garden for children to explore. Good access for days out.”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2015
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 climbing, trampoline, cabin and th… More
Thank you for your kind comments
It is nice to hear that children enjoy the garden so much instead of using iPads etc. We have aimed to make the whole environment very child-friendly to encourage kids to enjoy and express themselves as much as possible.
The Pigeonnier tower is one of our most treasured features at Longeveau. The old Dovecote, in the rear gardens of the Manoir, has been thoughtfully converted into a light and airy cottage. It features many of the beams and stonework from the original building and enjoys …see more
“One pregnant wife, two young children and three weeks booked for 2013!! We can't wait to go back.”
Reviewed 13 Feb 2013
Our holiday at le Manoir de longeveau was the first truly relaxing holiday we have taken since becoming parents. It was a very special family holiday. Our children loved the pools, tennis courts etc b… More
CHÂTEAU DE CHARRAS:The Château was built in the 18th Century. In the late 1990s a restoration programme began to restore the building. The Château is a relaxing family friendly environment where children can play, explore and adventure. Facilities included are: 13 …see more
This property is everything it says in the advert. It is an extremely well equipped house and had everything that our family needed for a great holiday - including satellite tv and wi-fi for that one … More
“house well equiped & spacious & relaxing & a lovely pool”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2011
The house & grounds are as advertised. It's is spacious & fully equiped with a proper kitchen & bedrooms & is clean. We had the "meet & greet" with the housekeeper & there was a welcome pack &… More
Nos deux chambres d'hôtes sont situées dans un ancien corps de ferme au milieu des champs, en bordure de nombreux chemins de randonnées, prés d'un des plus beaux villages de France: Angles sur l'Anglin. Chacune des chambres dispose d'un lit de 1m …see more
I am slowly renovating my house and have a very large family room, with 1king size bed a double bed and a double sofa bed,.separate shower room. Also a double room with ensuite. Lovely big gardens. Perfect for a relaxing get away. Close to Puy de Fou , futuroscope, Bres …see more
Our self-catering gite has been created by careful renovation of a 220 year old barn which was originally in three separate parts.
We have tried to maintain the traditional feel of the original building as much as possible, and have used reclaimed materials, including o …see more
La Lavande is situated on the edge of a small quiet village literally a stones throw from the market town of Aulnay de Saintonge. La Lavande offers plenty of outside space, a pretty garden and private pool to which guests have exclusive use. The garden area around the p …see more
Have just come back from 2 weeks at La Lavande. We have had a fantastic time from start to finish. Pat & Evelyn were accommodating, and very welcoming. The house and pool were both clean and had every… More
Thank you for your kind review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you have mentioned we will be pleased to see you out here either at La Lavande or Les Iris next year.
“Modern Convenience with French Charm”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
Have just returned from a week's stay at La Lavande, a large and charming house set in tranquil surroundings. We found the house to be well equipped and prepared for our needs. We understood from P… More
“A wonderful FAMILY holiday in excellent accomodation / surroundings”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2012
Two families with three young boys with an age range from 8-14. We simply had a great break! With busy working lives it was really great to spend time with them; in the pool, in the field, playing r… More
Detached and recently refurbished villa in an enclosed garden. This house is 70sq/m (750 sq/f) with a shaded wooden decked terrace and a small inviting garden, including your own barbecue and outdoor furniture.Open plan kitchen/diner and living room with a modern feel, …see more
This beautiful country house is set in the Charentaise countryside, close to Longeveau. It has been finished to the highest standards and delivers everything you could need for a truly relaxing and memorable holiday.The house has recently been renovated, offering a wond …see more