Archive for the ‘Pays de la Loire’ Category

Peu De Gemme

Peu De Gemme | La Cordonniere | Noyant | Maine-et-Loire | Pays de la Loire | 49490

Reference 6700205 Property Sleeps 6

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06/04/2009 03:28:33

Gîte De La Gravee

Gîte De La Gravee | 23 Rue De La Gravée | Saint Michel Le Cloucq | Vendée | Pays de la Loire | 85200

Reference 6700135 Property Sleeps 4

Located between the Marais Poitevin known as the Green Venice and the forest, not too far from La Rochelle, our gite, very comfortable for 6 persons (4 adults and 2 children), is located in the peaceful setting of a small south Vendée Hamlet.

The house, awarded 3 epis and 4 stars for comfort and charm, is situated in the quiet village of St Michel le Cloucq, 5 kms from Fontenay le Comte, 50 kms from La Rochelle and the beaches of the Atlantic. The ideal base for exploring and enjoying the Vendee Region.

A rustic cottage fully restored to its original appearance, with exposed local stone walls, wooden beams and wooden floors, tiled ground floor. It is furnished with antique French country style furniture. It is comfortable and done with good taste.

The ground floor has a large living/room with a fireplace, a kitchen/dining room, bathroom and separate washroom, utility room, and one double bedroom with en suite shower room (bed 1.60 m wide). The upstairs has one double bedroom (bed 1.40 m wide) and one mezzanine bedroom (2 beds, each 1.20 m wide)
The facilities include 1 satellite TV with English, german, dutch, Spanish … channels, 1 french TV, 2 VCRs, DVD player, telephone, games, dvd and video cassettes, wifi access. Fully fitted kitchen with all modern facilities, well equipped with crockery, cutlery and plenty of utensils, kettle, dishwasher, ceramic hobs, microwaves oven, full oven fridge, freezer, washing machine. 

For a restful and enjoyable stay, you find a private garden, a stone patio with garden furniture, a large outdoor dining area with a purpose built chimney-barbecue, a private garden. 2 mountain bicycles for adults and 3 mountain bicycles for children are available free of charge.

Bathroom towels, house linen, and bed linen is provided, the beds are made prior to arrival. A cot,  highchair and baby bath can be provided on request.

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05/12/2008 06:46:38

Hirondelle Farm – The Stable

Hirondelle Farm - The Stable | Le Perray | St Aubin Des Chateaux | Loire-Atlantique | Pays de la Loire | 44110

Reference 6700153 Property Sleeps 4


Welcome to Hirondelle Farm, the ultimate in French Holiday Homes, open all year, including Christmas and New Year!


If you are looking for a really clean, comfortable and extremely well equipped French Holiday Homes you have found it!

"Do you know this region with a Brittany heart, less than an hour from Nantes, Rennes, Angers and the Atlantic coast? 

                Just for the day, or a week-end, or even more, the Land of Blue Stone is waiting for you to discover it. Enjoy your visit

Welcome to the Chateaubriant District,"

(Chateaubriant Tourist Office)

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04/03/2008 04:00:59

Chateau De La Coutanciere

Chateau De La Coutanciere | 4 Route De La Coutanciere | Brain Sur Allonnes | Maine-et-Loire | Pays de la Loire | 49650

Reference 6700149 Property Sleeps 20


Chateau de la Coutancière is a beautiful and charming early 19th century château, which offers stylish and luxurious accommodation for groups up to 20 people. It’s located in the centre of the Loire-Valley, France’s most beautiful region, famous for its castles and vineyards. Situated in its idyllic park of more than 11 ha, crossed by a small river with waterfall, this property is abundant with privacy and beauty.Chateau de la Coutancière is furnished and decorated with French antiquesThe traditional gentlemen’s room and the hunting room provide you the ideal setting for stylish relaxation. Furthermore the castle has three other sitting rooms at the ground floor.  The castle’s kitchen is professionally equipped with amongst others an 8-burner Boretti cooker. Chateau de la Coutancière has 10 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. All bedrooms are furnished and decorated in style and each has its own warm character. Chateau de la Coutancière is specialized in exclusive rental for groups, families and companies by the self-catering principle. During your stay at the château, you will have the exclusive use of the property, including all its facilities.

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15/02/2008 03:54:55

Le Carabi Gite

Le Carabi Gite | Le Carabi | 2 Rue Jean Jaures | Le Langon | Vendée | Pays de la Loire | 85370

Reference 6700147 Property Sleeps 5

Our Gite ‘Le Carabi’ is situated in the courtyard of our B&B/Chambres D’Hotes, La Jolie Maison, in the charming rural village of Le Langon, Vendee, Pay De La Loire.

It was once the Stables of the Village Doctor’s Horse ‘Carabi’ and we have very tastefully converted it in to a spacious & bright Holiday Appartment. It Sleeps 4 very comfortably, but can fit another one in on the Sofa bed if needed.

There is a large comfy lounge with TV (including English Satelite)& DVD player. A very well equiped Kitchen, with large Fridge/Freezer, washing machine, Microwave, Oven & Coffee maker

We have created our gite for people with Mobility Problems, hence we have a very spacious downstairs bedroom a wonderful wheel-in wetroom, with easy access sink. All our door widths have wheelchair access and light switches are at regulation heights.

Upstairs, there is a light and airy Mezzanine Bedroom with Double Bed.

Outside, there is a private & secure parking area & we have also created a private garden & terrace, especially for the Gite in our own large Garden, for your exclusive use, for those family BBQ’s or just a quiet romantic time, enjoying a bottle of wine (or two!!)

La Rochelle by night french cultureWe also have a large above-ground swimming pool, which is available to all our guests, including use of the sun-beds.

We can also offer you Evening Meals, when our dining room at La Jolie Maison is serving, at very competitive rates. We try to cater for most diets,vegetarians welcome. please ask for further details when sending your booking enquiry.

‘Le Carabi’ is a non-smoking Gite

We are open all year round, please find below our rental prices. They are based on 1 week minimum bookings, but in Winter Months, we will accept 3 days minimum rentals.

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31/01/2008 12:52:17

La Moussette

La Moussette | Lieu Dit Les Mousseaux | Breil | Maine-et-Loire | Pays de la Loire | 49490

Reference 6700132 Property Sleeps 4

‘La Moussette’ offers charming accommodation in a tastefully converted hay loft and sleeps up to four people.

There are two bedrooms with an attached bathroom and a kitchen/dining room in a converted stable on the ground floor.  There is additional accommodation suitable for children at the other end of the building.

The property is located next to the Lac de Rille a national bird reserve and adjacent to mixed forest which stretches to the Loire Valley.  It is an ideal location for walking, birdwatching, fishing, cycling and canoeing.  A wooden Canadian canoe and bicycles are available for hire.

The property is part of ‘Les Mousseaux’ , an old watermill on the River Lathan, which flows through the gardens.  There is also a large wildlife pond and almost two hectares of organic gardens and woodlands.

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07/12/2007 09:14:38

Le Petit Bourg

Le Petit Bourg | 2 Rue De Maulne | Broc | Maine-et-Loire | Pays de la Loire | 49490

Reference 6700121 Property Sleeps 6

Located in small village equidistant from Angers, Tours and Le Mans, this gite has been fully refurbished maintaining some original features. Local shop/bar/post office, croissants and bread can be ordered daily. A large supermarket and restaurants 10 kms away.

The property is perfectly located for chateaux tours, wine tasting, fishing, cycling, water sports, motor sports (Le Mans), golf, hiking, horse riding, shopping .

The property has :

Fitted kitchen with dishwasher, fridge/freezer, oven, hob, microwave.

Satellite TV, stereo

Shower room, shower, toilet, basin

Bathroom, bath, toilet, basin.

Twin bedroom

Double bedroom

Lounge/Dining room, sofa bed

BBQ, garden furniture

Large garden with owners shared pool

Linen, towels, electricity included

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17/09/2007 11:06:52

La Tavellerie

La Tavellerie | La Caillere - St Hilaire Du Bois | Vendee | La Caillere - St Hilaire Du Bois | Vendée | Pays de la Loire | 85410

Reference 6700090 Property Sleeps 10

La Tavellerie is a big secluded farmhouse suitable for two family or extended family holidays.  It comfortably accommodates 10 people.  It is very quiet and peaceful and surrounded by its own land, including a small wood that children enjoy playing in.  The house was restored 5 years ago and has central heating and plentiful hot water.  It is comfortable and tastefully decorated.   Terraces on the South East and South West sides provide sun traps and should one need shade there are shady trees under which one can be cool.  The shady area overlooks the valley beyond.  The pool (12×4 meters) is surrounded by paving and a high fence with a locable gate so children cannot gain unsupervised access.  

The climate in the Vendee is generally hot in summer but not so hot that you can\’t enjoy being outside.  The winters are mild.  The Vendee \’bocage\’ area is quiet, wooded and rural and is relatively unspoilt.  There are interesting historical sites to visit and good restaurants in villages nearby.  The coast is an hour\’s drive West, La Rochelle is about one and a quarter hour\’s drive South and the Loire valley about one and a half hour\’s drive North.

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11/08/2007 10:11:34

The Old Farmhouse

The Old Farmhouse | 267 Rue Du Laveau | Panreux | Montreuil-bellay | Maine-et-Loire | Pays de la Loire | 49260

Reference 6700110 Property Sleeps 5

A 18th century beamed farmhouse set in an acre of gardens, welcomes you to come and enjoy the Anjou region with its many attractions.  We are in a very peaceful farming hamlet and yet not far away  from many of the major attractions that this region has to offer.  The farmhouse has been renovated completely with lots of the original features such as beamed ceilings, stone walls and remains of a grain press, which  have been incorporated with stylish furnishing to retain the character of this charming  farmhouse.

Our farmhouse offers guests a choice of accommodation: -

The old grain store which is now a lovely fully equipped two bedroom gite of which both are en-suite.  Our spacious gite sleeps upto 5 people (a cot can also be added for a baby), the living area opens out on to a terrace area with barbecue for outside dining or just simply relaxing in the tranquil settings. There is another garden with swings, table tennis and a grassed area for children to play.  


In the farmhouse our chambre d’hote offers two rooms;-

A twin room with en-en-suite bath, shower, basin & wc and a double room with en-suite shower, basin & wc.  In this room there is a sofa which can be converted into a bed to accomodate two children. Both rooms have satelite tv, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer & radio.  Price  for night is 55 Euros per room inclusive of continental breakfast or english breakfast upon request. (a small charge would be made for extra children). A cot and high chair can be provided.

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11/08/2007 10:11:20

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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11/08/2007 10:11:13