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Frene at La Grange
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6,
Frene is a spacious 3 bedroomed gite which
Kitchen - large fridge/freezer. Four burner cooker with oven.
Microwave. Plenty of work surfaces and cupboard space. Ample pots, Pans and
utensils for self-catering.
Lounge/Diner - Solid Pine Table and
Chairs. Settee and air Chairs.
Bedroom 1 - On split level with
entrance to front patio and car park. Double Bed, Bedside table,
Bedroom 2 & 3 - On first Floor, 2 single Beds,
Bedside tables, Wardrobe, Chest of Draws, Good views over the gardens and
Bathroom 1 - On split level opposite Bedroom1, Large
Walkin Shower, Washbasin, Toilet, Washing Machine.
Bathroom 2 - On
First Floor, Toilet, Washbasin, Walkin Shower.
Patio - Small patio
by the car park and split level entrance, Garden Table and Chairs, Large Private
Patio with Garden table and Chairs, BBQ, Parasol and entrance to Kitchen/diner,
Good views over the landscaped gardens.
General - Duvets, pillows
and blankets are supplied, you may bring bring your own linen, or hire our linen
at £10.00 per person per week. Cots and high chairs are available
Patio with table and chairs. BBQ.
16 May - 10
11 June - 01
02 July - 02 Sept
03 Sept - 26
Prices include the free use of all the facilities except were safety
restrictions may be in force,eg., small children un-supervised around the pools
and size restrictions on snooker table. please see condition for full
OPTIONAL EXTRAS: Hire of bed linen - £10.00 per person per
week. Hire of house towels £10 per set - you need to bring pool/beach
Supplement for 7 night durations in school summer holidays
A refundable £200.00 security deposit is required,this is fully
refundable if no damage to the property and left in a clean and tidy
To Book, email or Telephone Cindy to make sure there is
availability then download the booking form and conditions from the booking page
fill in and sign the form, then return with your deposit to the address on the
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Cindy either
or telepone 0044 (0)117 3296187.
Activities and Gardens
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We are proud of our gardens at La Grange not only because of the way
they are landscaped and the vast amount of colour in the flower beds, but
because of the amount of enjoyment that they bring to our visitors.
gardens were designed so that where ever you are on the site there is always
something interesting to view, and with the gardens blending into the natural
landscape it has the feel of space and being together with nature.
gardens are basically in two parts, the landscaped garden and the sports field
though within the former there is a boules court.
The Activities and
Facilities at La Grange are very extensive,with something for all
Out doors there are 2½ acres of landscaped
gardens with shady nooks and quiet corners, the gardens are full of flowers and
mature trees, within this part of the gardens is the boules court and garden
chess. There is an additional acre plus of gardens where we have a football
pitch, Trampoline and swing and sliders.
Swimming Pool - 10m x 6m with roman steps
has a depth of 2.4m shallowing to 80cm. The large outdoor pool has a large
terrace with tables and chairs and is enclosed with a safety fence with self
closing gates for the security of our younger visiters.
Swings and Slides, including a turbo
Sports and Games Hall
Heated Indoor Swimming Pool
8m x 4m
Full Size Snooker Table
2 x American Pool tables
3 x Table
TV lounge with: Satelite
TV, DVD, Video, XBOX, Music Center
Library with books and
WIFI computer connections.
Off Site the folowing are some
of the activities that can be found locally:
Fishing - We have free
use of a nearby lake, with Carp, Pike, Roach etc. fishing in the Canals, Rivers
and lakes requires a permit.
Tennis - Available in the local
Golf - There are several courses within easy driving
Boating - The lakes at mervent have sailboats, canoes,
kayaks and pedalos for hire.
The Green Venice also has boat hire with or
without a guide.
Biking - The hiring of bikes is possible at several
Horse Riding - Available in the Mervent/Vouvant
Karting - There is an excellent course at Fontenay-le-Comte,
where karts can be hired.
The Vendee is a wonderful region of France, lots
more information is available on attractions, beaches, weather etc by clicking
on the links towards the top of this page, to the left.
La Grange is loccated in the village of St Martins des Fountaines
has a bar "le Cossoutte" which does pizzas and steaks. The village of
L'Hermenault 2km away has a small supermarket, a bakery , Post office and
The Renaissence town of Fontenay le Comte is just 12km away and is
listed as one of the "beau Detours de France".
Our gites make an ideal
location for discovering this interesting part of France.
The Vendee is a wonderful
region of France, lots more information is available on attractions, beaches,
weather etc by clicking on the links towards the top of this page, to the
The FRENE gite is one of 5 gites on the La Grange Gites Complex at
St.Martin-des-Fountaines in the South Vendee. The two large Renovated farmhouses
have been converted into 4 gites ranging from 2 to 5 bedrooms and maintaining
many of their original features ie. centuries old Oak Beams, Stone walls and
bread oven. The large Barn has been converted into an Activities Center with
Heated indoor Pool,Games and Sports Facilities and an Entertainment Lounge with
TV, DVD, Video, XBOX, Library and much more. The Gardens consist of 2½acres of
landscaped gardens, with shady nooks, quiet corners, Boules Court and full of
flowers and mature trees. A further 1 acre of garden has football pitch, swings
and slides and Trampoline. The large outdoor pool has a terrace area around it
with secure fencing. L'Hermenault 1½ Kms has super market, bakers, Bank and post
To check availability/prices or if you have any queries contact us
with no obligation whatsoever.