Archive for July, 2007

Chez Gites

Chez Gites | 9 Rue Des Vignes | Puyletard | Nieul Sur L'autise | Vendée | Pays de la Loire | 85240

Reference 6700039 Site Sleeps 8 Over 2 Properties

We are situated in the South Vendee, within easy reach of La Rochelle, and offer two gites for self-catering holiday accommodation. Each gite is furnished for blocks of minimum one week holidays, arriving on a Saturday. There’s a solar heated swimming pool (10m * 5m), Summer kitchen, BBQ, and laundry as shared facilities

The gites themselves are adjoining the owners’ accommodation, where there is ample parking and places to relax, both sunny and shaded – there’s even an orchard !!

 

Both gites are self-contained and take a maximum of 4 people, one with two double bedrooms, the other having a double bedroom and the option of a twin or double bedroom. Each gite has downstairs kitchen and shower room, with each master bedroom having its own sink.

 

Each unit is fully equipped for self-catering accommodation, with cooker, microwave, crockery and cutlery and dining room. Your gite is also equipped with colour TV, CD, and radio.

 

We are on the outskirts of the village of Nieul sur l’Autise, with its famous Abbey, so the French bread at the Boulengerie and un glass of vin rouge at the Hotel are 5 minutes walk away

 

We are ideally situated in the Vendee, being 45 minutes inland from La Rochelle, one hour from Poitiers, one hour from Nantes, and 45 minutes from the beaches at Les Sables d’Olonne as well as the Forest at Mervent, La Rochelle, Futurscope at Poitiers and Puy du Fou towards Nantes

 

Within the village, the Creperie or the local Hotel offer a choice of menus. Further afield, l’Escargot de Vendeen at Oulmes and numerous bars and restaurants in Fontenay le Comte have temptations to suit every palette

 

As well as Pony Trekking and Go-Karting for the energetic, the Marais Poitevin with its boating and fishing is on our doorstep, and the forest at Mervent is less than 20 minutes away. Futuroscope in Poitiers is within an hour’s drive, and for all you lovers of theme parks the Puy du Fou is a mere 50 minutes drive towards to Nantes. The beaches of La Rochelle and Sables d’Olonne are 45 minutes away.

 

Nieul sur l’Autise itself has an Abbey and the historic town of Fontenay le Comte is 10 minutes away with Terre Neuve chateau well worth a visit

 

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Les Laurels

Les Laurels | Les Pousses Vieilles | Vouvant | Vendée | Pays de la Loire | 85120

Reference 6700075 Site Sleeps 6 Over 2 Properties

Chez Tara one of two gites on complex she has 3 bedrooms  a private garden with  terrace and BBQ area there is a large lounge/diner with  high ceilings and original beams and is nicely furnished and decorated   and has english TV and a dvd player there is a well equipped seperate kitchen with washing machine micro-wave and a full size cooker with gas oven from the back garden there is a second gate that leads out onto a further acre and half of garden for the use of the facilities on offer

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Tillac

Tillac | Tillac | Plassac-rouffiac | Charente | Poitou-Charentes | 16250

Reference 6700043 Site Sleeps 15 Over 2 Properties

BARN CONVERTED INTO 2 LUXURY GITES CAN BE LET AS ONE LARGE UNIT WITH CONNECTING DOOR

Come and enjoy a holiday in our beautiful converted barn, 

finished to a very high standard with an 11 x 7m pool.

Situated in a quiet hamlet, Plassac-Rouffiac, just South of Mouthiers sur Boem, 20 minutes from Angouleme

Come and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Relax by the pool and take in the views over unspoiled countryside. Test your skills with a game of boule or explore the wide selection of activities on offer in the area.

20 min’s to Pleasure lake with boating, swimming and fishing. Brantome, Cognac, Limoges are under 1 hour drive. The coast and Futuroscope are approximate 1.5hrs away or simply pop into Angouleme for lunch with it’s abundance of restaurants and culture.

Local shops, Restaraunts and boulangerie 5 min’s.

WELCOME PACK PROVIDED

Both Gites can be let as one unit for larger parties. Not suitable for small children

Resident English owners who keep a low profile but happy to assist in any way during your stay.

 

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Le Gite At Les Cosses

Le Gite At Les Cosses | Les Cosses | Chaillac | Indre | Centre | 36310

Reference 6700026 Property Sleeps 6

Le Gite is situated in a small Hamlet near the pretty village of Chaillac 1/2 hour from the A20. Chaillac has 2 bars, bakery, butchers, pizzeria and a restaurant.

The Indre is a rural and picturesque area of France that remains a simple and discreet region with many hidden treasures to discover. The Brenne region is close, a haven of tranquillity with over 2000 small lakes. Historic towns and villages are also nearby such as St Benoît Du Sault, Gargillesse and Argenton-Sur-Creuse.

The gite has 3 bedrooms sleeping 6 in total. There is an open plan lounge/dining area with double french doors leading out onto the patio/bbq area which is comfortably equipped with a large l-shaped sofa, a T.V. and video. The dining area can seat 6 people. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge/freezer, cooker and kitchen table and chairs.

Also downstairs there is a shower room with toilet and double washbasin.

The swimming pool measures 15m x 5m and is shared with the gite next door. Sun loungers, garden chairs and table are also available for your use.

How Do 1 get thereω

The location of the Gite is a 1 hour drive from Limoges airport and 45 minutes from Chateauroux. From junction 21 off the A20 you follow the signs for Saint Benoît Du Sault and the Chaillac.

There are regular flights to Limoges from Stansted, East Midlands, Liverpool and Southampton. There are also regular train journeys from Argenton-Sur-Creuse and Chateauroux.

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Les Cosses

Les Cosses | Les Cosses | Chaillac | Indre | Centre | 36310

Reference 6700020 Site Sleeps 8 Over 2 Properties

Les Cosses is situated in a small Hamlet near the pretty village of Chaillac 1/2 hour from the A20. Chaillac has 2 bars, bakery, butchers, pizzeria and a restaurant.

The Indre is a rural and picturesque area of France that remains a simple and discreet region with many hidden treasures to discover. The Brenne region is close, a haven of tranquillity with over 2000 small lakes. Historic towns and villages are also nearby such as St Benoît Du Sault, Gargillesse and Argenton-Sur-Creuse.

The house Sleeps 8 in total, 2 Doubles and 2 twin rooms and consists of a large lounge/dining area and an open plan kitchen. The lounge is comfortably equipped with 2 large sofas, a T.V. and DVD and a large woodburning fireplace, constructed from local Granite. The dining area can easily seat 8 people on the extendable dining table. The open plan kitchen is equipped with plenty of storage space, breakfast-bar, fridge/freezer, cooker and hob.

Upstairs you will find 4 bedrooms. One of the double rooms is an ensuite with a double washbasin and bath with a shower. Another 2 bedrooms have vanity units. There is also a shower room with a toilet.

The swimming pool measures 15m x 5m and is shared with the gite next door. Sun loungers, garden chairs and table are also available for your use.

How Do 1 get thereω

The location of Les Cosses is a 1 hour drive from Limoges airport and 45 minutes from Chateauroux. From junction 21 off the A20 you follow the signs for Saint Benoît Du Sault and the Chaillac.

There are regular flights to Limoges from Stansted, East Midlands, Liverpool and Southampton. There are also regular train journeys from Argenton-Sur-Creuse and Chateauroux.

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La Petite Grange

La Petite Grange | Le Bourg | Salles De Villefagnan | Ruffec | Charente | Poitou-Charentes | 16700

Reference 6700102 Property Sleeps 6

This charming charentais farmhouse sits on the edge of the pretty village of salles de villefagnan. It boasts a king size four poster bed in the master bedroom, also an antique louis xiv double bedroom. and a seperate twin studio with en suite bathroom. The property has a very pretty and totaly private courtyard complete with its own fountain. In all the perfect place to spend a relaxing holiday in the Charente.

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Domaine Las Capelas

Domaine Las Capelas | Cazalrenoux | Cazalrenoux | Aude | Languedoc-Roussillon | 11270

Reference 6700118 Site Sleeps 20 Over 6 Properties

14th century farm buildings transformed into tasteful gites in rural tranquillity within easy reach of bustling markets,restaurants, historic locations, the Mediterrean and the Pyreenes.

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Le Moulin De La Bourgognade

Le Moulin De La Bourgognade | Le Moulin De La Bourgognade | St Philippe Du Seignal | Gironde | Aquitaine | 33220

Reference 6700085 Property Sleeps 7

 Le Moulin de la Bourgognade was a grain mill many years ago and L’Hirondelle was the original Miller’s house.  It has been renovated and refurbished to a high standard and is rated 4* by the French Tourist Office.  

The gite offers  very spacious and comfortable accommodation and is ideal for couples or families.

L’Hirondelle sleeps up to 5 in 2 bedrooms but can comfortably sleep up to 7 with the additional use of the double bed settee in the lounge.  

There is a beautiful indoor swimming pool10m x 5m that has patio doors along one wall which help retain the warnth of the water during cooler days yet can be opened on hotter days.  The pool is ozonated and has a jet stream to swim against for the more energetic swimmer.

We are situated in a quiet idyllic location amidst vineyards yet central for sightseeing and just 20kms from Bergerac.

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Maison Baudinard

Maison Baudinard | Le Grand Rue | Baudinard-sur-verdon | Var | Provence-Côte d'Azur | 83630

Reference 6700057 Property Sleeps 6

Village house with panoramic views and 15 m² terrace near Gorges du Verdon. The house is opposite a restaurant giving it all the facilities of a hotel. Sleeps 6.

Views of the wild countryside and spectacular sunsets

 

Enjoy truly breath taking views of the wild countryside and spectacular sunsets, an artist’s delight. A three story house opposite a restaurant giving the convenience of a hotel. An old village house set in a beautiful village near the Lac de Sainte Croix and Gorges du Verdon. It has a large terrace of 10 m². The village, perched on a hill at an altitude of 630 meters, has maintained its old fashioned Provençal appeal and is in the midst of a nature reserve, which is rich in flora and fauna. The scenery here is astonishing and diverse. This area was never really discovered until the beginning of the 20th century, the two Verdon Gorges have fascinated innumerable visitors ever since. The two canyons are separated by the Lac de Sainte Croix. One is called Les Hautes (upper canyon) and the other is called Les Basses (lower canyon).

• Private outside semi-shaded sun terrace for eating and relaxing, with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside

• Large bathroom with Victorian style free standing bath

• Beautiful veiws of rolling countryside from bath

• Crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, cotton linen, electricity and water included. Towels for indoor use only

• Pop downstairs for your coffee and breakfast, lunch and diner – no need to cook at all!

• Lots of free and secure parking outside the house and in the friendly village

• No hidden extras

• 5 Minutes from the Lac de Sainte Croix

• Self-catering

• Opposite restaurant

• Two double bedrooms

• 2 double beds

• 1 double sofa bed in living room

• Sleeps 6

• Floor area 80 m²

• Roof terrace

• Living room with fire place

• Large bathroom and toilet

• Separate shower room and toilet

• Lac de Sainte Croix 4 kilometers

• Nice Airport 1 3/4 hours

• Toulon Airport 1 3/4 hours

• Nearest beach 10 minutes (on lake)

• Marseille 2 hours tower and the fountain. 

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Maison Et Studio Mimosa

Maison Et Studio Mimosa | 1 Place Joseph Bremond | Flayosc | Var | Provence-Côte d'Azur | 83780

Reference 6700055 Site Sleeps 7 Over 2 Properties

Next to several restaurants which gives access to the most important facilities of a hotel

This traditional 17th Century house in a Provence village square is tastefully decorated and stylishly furnished in high quality and traditional provençal manner. A rural Provence gite with many of the original features. Furnished with antiques giving it character, atmosphere and a feeling of being a home.

This self-catering house is in the heart of the delightfully sunny Var. The village is lively all year round and has immediate access to local shops and facilities. This gives you all the benefits of a hotel. You have the choice of eating in or eating out at one of the many local restaurants or bars. You can choose from an inexpensive snack to several critically acclaimed restaurants recommended in the Provence-Cote D’Azure Guide Gantié. Coffee is served in the café downstairs from six in the morning. There are over 8 restaurants and bars in the village, 5 of which are less than 300 meters from the house. The nearest supermarket and 3 bakeries are all less than 500 meters away. The Flayosc area is relatively unspoilt with 200k of walks and mountain bike trails. Explore the areas on horse back, on foot or by bike.

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