Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
A spacious house with high ceilings, character features and offering many home comforts. This is ideal for guests who want to experience the real France,take a short walk to the award winning bakers, visit Patrick's bar and follow the artists' trail. Enjoy …see more
“Spacious French house on edge of lovely village.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2013
We enjoyed very much this comfortable French house in a lovely old village. The house has all amenities and is very spacious and attractive. Nice long garden with BBQ , loungers , table and chairs. La… More
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“Very clean and spacious”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2012
We really enjoyed our holiday at Le Vivier. The house was wonderful, really clean, spacious and it had a lovely garden with barbeque. It is also a lovely quiet area so you can really relax and get awa… More
We are installing satellite tv in the house later this month.
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
Soleil is our 2 bedroom gite, sleeping up to 5 people, on a complex with 2 other gites, ideal for families. There is a small private garden with BBQ and also a large secure 1 1/2 acre garden, with a 10m x 5m swimming pool, table tennis, laundry room which is shared wit …see more
Not suitable for children; No pets allowed; Private garden;
The loft has its own ground floor entrance hall with stairs leading to the 65 m2 of open plan living space. Exposed stone walls and oak beams but fully insulated and double glazed.The fitted kitchen area is equipped with integrated oven, induction hob, extractor and fri …see more
Nearest beach 50 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
La Pibole is in an idyllic setting in the heart of the village of Vouvant near cafes, bars and restaurants. Vouvant is considered to be one of the prettiest in France, The garden runs for 30m along the river Mere and there is direct access for canoing, boating, fishing, …see more
Tastefully converted farm buildings Le Jardin is on one floor (but not one level). Modern bathroom, fully fitted kitchen/sitting room and comfortable bedrooms each with its own sitting area. Ideal for relaxing on the terrace, walking or cycling on the extensive local tr …see more
We spent a month with Ian and Jane in their delightful gite - LE jardin. Ian and Jane were extremely helpful and attentive and all our needs were met! Beautiful garden and many villages and places of … More
Thanks so much for taking the time and effort to write a review.... we really appreciate it....and it helps others to make a decision to come and stay..
We are really pleased we were able to help you to have a great time here in the Vendee...despite the weather!!!
Thanks again Jane and Ian
“Little jewel in the heart of La Vendee”
Reviewed 10 May 2013
Here is a very well equipped gite somewhat remote, yet with easy access to moderately large towns such as La Chataignerie and Niort. These themselves are a pleasure to visit, but local to the give are… More
Thanks so much for your recommendation ....it really helps potential guests to choose .... such a hard choice .... and reviews do make a difference... Our gites are both rural and rustic ...but only 5 minutes from our village St Hilaire de Voust with a lovely Boulangerie and a very good Restaurant
“A French home from home”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2012
Very French, with lovely surroundings. The accommodation was very well laid out and comfortable. You are welcomed with a meal if you want, and then given the tour. You are given an information pack co… More
Thanks so much for your review .... we really appreciate you taking the time to write one.... it is so helpful for our future guests to get a feel of what we are offering at Le Pinier.... so pleased you liked it!
Nearest beach 40 km; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
Situated in a country hamlet L'Atelier is a large stone gite for a couple to wind down in. Walking distance of the village centre and ideally located to explore the region. Stone walls and contemporary comforts, private parking, decking area, garden and sun terrace. Sit …see more
Elantine is our 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom property, on a complex with 2 other gites, ideal for families, convenient for reaching Vouvant, (5 minutes drive), one of the most beautiful villages in France. Where there is a selection of shops including bars, cafes, restaurants …see more
Petit Cerisier was converted from an old barn. It has french doors into the open plan kitchen, dining area and lounge. Another set of french doors opens on to the private garden and there is an out door table and chairs and BBQ. Upstairs there is a bathroom and one be …see more
The properties together will provide comfortable accommodation for 10 + 2 babies in cots. There is ample on-site parking, and plenty of enclosed garden space for children to play. Full details are given under the individual properties.... but we are happy to include ext …see more
This out-of-the-way location was a real get away from it all. But the remoteness was compensated by the warmth of the hospitality, the generosity of our hosts, and rural France has so much to offer f… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to send a review.. it really helps others when choosing a holiday venue... and last but not least ...so glad we could help you all have a great holiday ...so pleased you like our rural holiday gites...
“Charming in rural France”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2012
Staying in "Le Jardin" (apparently was a piggery years ago, though you wouldn't know it!) we had a great week's stay in this charming and well appointed gite. Jane and Ian, the owners, looked after us… More
Thanks so much for taking the trouble to write a review.... we really appreciate it...so glad we could help you have a wonderful holiday .... reviews make a real difference to potential visitors ...so thanks again for sharing your experience for the benefit of others
A traditional French 2 storey house added to the 300-year old farmhouse we think in the 1930s, Grandmere's offers spacious holiday accommodation, with large sitting room, kitchen/diner and bathroom and a separate toilet on the ground floor, and two bedrooms upstair …see more
“Amazing, Jane and Ian very friendly, every need catered for. Fab Pool and surroundings”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2012
Very relaxing, meal on arrival great start to the holiday. The children loved the large garden, going for walks with Jane and the dog Murphy learning about wild flowers and of course the pool was fabu… More
Thanks so much for your wonderful review .... so pleased we could help to make your stay a memorable one.... and thanks for taking the trouble to write a review.... very much appreciated
“Fantastic accommodation, fantastic surroundings and fantastic hosts”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2012
Having been to the gite for just one week in 2010, we decided that we would go back for two weeks in 2011 and it was the best decision we made. Jane, Ian and Murphy (the dog) were as welcoming as eve… More
Thankyou so much for taking the trouble to write a review... it is very much appreciated.... so pleasd we helped you have wonderful holidays here
“Warmest of welcomes”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2012
23rd -30th July 2011
Le Pinier Gites had been recommended to us by some friends who had stayed the previous year and had the most enjoyable time.
We had heard about how welcoming Jane, Ian and M… More
Thanks so much for such a fantastic review .... we are so pleased we were able to provide " the welcome " you have described .... and thanks for being such wonderful holiday guests too!.... it certainly didn't feel like work!!