Gites with Pools | Gites Complex | Gites with private
2 x 2 Bedroom gites, each gite Sleeps 4/6, Changeover
The two gites are located at the edge of a friendly pretty little
village with 2 restaurants/cafes, bakery, tabac, pharmacy, post office and small
supermarket all within 3-5 minutes walk.
We offer comfortable cottages which
are bright and airy, freshly decorated with high ceilings and exposed beams and
are attached to owners house.
Outside we have a large front garden with
parking for 4 cars. Very large enclosed rear garden with fruit trees, boules
court, Table Tennis and a superb new 12 meter x 6 meter swimming pool fully
fenced off for security making it ideal for children.
The cottages are
identical and are located central to all local attractions, La Rochelle with
it's towers and beautiful waterfront restaurants, the beautiful island of Ile de
Ré, which is well worth visiting, The Venise Vert and it's beautiful canals,
Mervent Forest for a lovely days picnic and of course the superb blue flag beaches of
Aguillion and La Tranch only 20 minutes away.
This is a wonderful place to
relax and let the children really enjoy themselves.
Each gite is identical and is converted from an ancient barn to a
good standard. With it's original roof trusses, beams and tiled floors
throughout it gives you the comfort and peacefulness that ensures a good
Tastefully decorated each gite has two bedrooms:
1st bedroom has
double bed, wardrobe, bedside table, chest drawers, large window to garden. 2nd
bedroom has single bed and bunk beds, wardrobe, bedside table, chest drawers,
large window to garden.
Bathrooms:Shower room with toilet, wash
basin, and shower, window to garden.
Kitchen:Kitchen/Diner has base
and wall units, work top, sink, fridge, full size cooker, microwave, coffee
machine, kettle. Dining Table and 6 chairs. French doors lead to patio and
Utility Room:Separate shared laundry room with washing machine
and iron etc.
Living Rooms:Lounge with high ceilings and exposed beams
is bright and airy includes, 3 seater settee, 2 armchairs, coffee table,
sideboard, Freeview TV, DVD player, Video player, Hi Fi unit, CD's,
Also an internet socket is provided in each gite for
All the rooms are bright, freshly
decorated and have large windows and views to the front or back gardens.
cot is also available free on request.
Linen can be supplied for a small
charge, this includes fitted sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases, towels, tea
towels and bathroom pedestal mats.
Other:French doors take you to your
own small private patio with a full size barbeque, table and 6 chairs with
parasol, 2 loungers and access to the very large garden with superb swimming
Each gite has its own private patio, furniture, loungers and full
The large front garden is grassed with flower beds and trees and
parking for 4 cars.
The rear garden is very large, grassed with many fruit
trees (apple, pear, apricot, plum), it is an ideal area for playing badminton,
football etc, running around to let of steam or perhaps simply relaxing under a
tree and reading a book in the shade.
There is a 12 meter x 6 meter swimming
pool for guests use, this is fenced off for security.
We also have an 8 meter
boules court..... And a Table Tennis table.
The garden is really lovely
and totally child friendly as it is completely enclosed and
EACH GITE CAN BE LET INDEPENDENTLY OR LET BOTH TOGETHER TO GIVE
EXCLUSIVE USE OF ALL FACILITIES ON SITE
NO SMOKING IN THE PROPERTY AND SADLY NO
16 March - 20
- 22 June
- 31 August
- 05 October
Prices are shown per gite per week in UK
pounds and include electricity, water, and 1 bottle of gas per week (which is
usually more than enough).
Changeover on Saturdays.
Security deposit of
£150 per gite is payable, this is fully refundable if no damage to the property
and left in a clean and tidy condition.
*Supplement for 7 night booking in
school holidays £50
Guests arrival time after 4pm and must please leave by
Towels and linen are not provided unless asked for at a small extra
cost. Beach towels are not provided at all.
The property is thoroughly
cleaned and ready for when you arrive.
Booking deposit required to secure the
booking will be 25% of the rental.
Throughly relaxing. Wonderful for the children. The
garden and pool has made this holiday.
Very comfortable Gite. had a
lovely time. Thanks.
Thanks Karen and Peter. Had a lovely time. Kids
really enjoyed the garden.
We are in the South West Vendée in the beautiful National Park
'Marais Potevin' which is an area rich in history and culture where we have a
mini-climate similar to the South of France.
Our gites are located in the
village of Champagné Les Marais, this is a typically rural french village which
provides a fine selection of facilities for locals and visitors.
Less than 1 minute (50
metres)from the gites is the very friendly boulangerie (bakers) for your French
breakfast croissants, baguettes, mouthwatering fruit flans and cakes of all
descriptions (an absolute must for those with a sweet tooth).
Opposite the boulangerie is a
large pharmacy which has a full stock of all medication.
200 metres further along the
road is the town square centered around the local ancient church. (tours of the
church and belfry are arranged weekly). Here you will also find the tabac
(tobbaco, sweets, newspapers, phonecards, fishing licences etc) the post office,
public telephone and mini-supermarket (for all the last minute little things you
Around the town square there are also two cafe / restaurants for a
relaxing drink or a lunchtime / evening meal.
The nearest town is Lucon,
located 9km away, this has many shops, a cathedral, beautiful 9 acre garden, and
a great selection of cafes and restaurants.
La Rochelle is a must to visit,
it has 19km beaches, a historic old port, lots of restaurants and cafes along
the waterfront where you can sit and watch the world go by, ancient arcade
shops, Europe's largest Aquarium, and a Marina.
Venise Vert with its
beautifully interlocking green canals. Mervent Forest a paradise for walkers and
Ile de Ré is very exclusive,with long stretches of sand dunes and
Beaches at La Tranche, La Faute, Auiguillon, La Sable.
Futuroscope. Puy de Fou, step back in time with its medieval
SUPERB BEACHES ARE ONLY 20 - 25 MINUTES DRIVE AWAY
The Blue Flag soft sandy
beaches of the South West Vendée are magnificent. Both unspoilt and uncrowded
they stretch for miles and miles in one of the sunniest parts of France.
The beaches are gently sloping and clean. The sea is very calm and superb for
children. Also as there are so many miles of beaches they do not get packed even
at the height of the season.
Starting from the town of Auiguillon in the
south of the Vendée( 20 minutes from us ) you can follow the bay through to La
Faute sur mer and then onto La Tranche sur mer, all within 45 minutes gentle
driving from our cottages. Always in the lea of the Ile de Ré, the beaches are
gently sloping and the waves are small making them ideal for families with young
At Auiguillon there is a man made beach on a river inlet forming a
safe lake. There is also a large slide ( flume )
but there is a charge for
this and it is only open July - August.
La Tranche is a beautiful safe beach
and in the town is an exhibition park / garden. The market is also well worth a
La Sable d'Orlonne is about 22 miles up the coast and also has a
beautiful beach but popular. It can get very, very, crowded. Go to the shops in
the old part of town or see some of the lovely churches.
For the more
adventurous La Conche near Longeville is where the beaches are favoured by
surfers surfing on the rolling breakers of the Atlantic and still only 45
minutes away from us (not necessarily so good for young children or poor
All the nearby beaches and directions are detailed in our Gite
to get there
Nearest ferry port is St Malo which is 3 hours drive, Caen is 4.5
hours drive, Calais is 6 hours drive
Nearest airport is La Rochelle
which is 35 minutes away, Nantes is 1 hour away.
To check availability/prices or if you have any queries contact us
with no obligation whatsoever.