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you are looking for family friendly holiday accommodation in the Pays de la
Loire or Charente Maritine region of France look no further, Our Cottages vary
from 2 to 5 bedrooms and in combinations can cater for really large groups. Set
in Rural tranquil surroundings allowing you to unwind in a truly relaxing
atmosphere, yet both on site and nearby are all the activities needed to keep
you and the kids entertained in as safe an environment as is possible.
have any queries or questions please give us a call, were here waiting to take
Tel.Cindy 0044(0)117 3296187
Beautiful 3 bedroom farmhouse in tranquil, village
Private, HEATED swimming pool
To check availability/prices or if you have any queries contact us
with no obligation whatsoever.
Maison Gaillard is located on the edge of the Vendee within 1km of
the Town of Moncoutant with its traditional French shops, cafes and Restaurants.
This property is an ideal location for a family or a group of friends to enjoy
the this relaxing environment in rural France with its traffic free roads and
lots of fresh air.
The property has been lovingly furnished and decorated to
luxury standard and has a wonderful homely feel about it.
The grounds are
just lovely with totally secluded with areas of lawn and flowers leading to the
large HEATED swimming pool which has an area of paving around it housing sun
beds and chairs.
There are an abundance of ourdoor games available including
Table Tennis, Badminton and Basketball.
If you feel thirsty you have your own
bar by the pool house. There are various areas to eat "alfresco" with views of
the lovely flowered areas and lawns - all of this facing fields.
area is totally private and gated making it safe for children to play
WONDERFUL PROPERTY AND AN IDEAL CHOICE FOR A FAMILY FRIENDLY HOLIDAY
Maison Gaillard has been lovingly renovated to a luxury standard
throughout with lots of attention to detail.
The ground floor consists of a
well equipped kitchen with an American fridge/freezer with ice maker and water
dispenser, dishwasher, washing machine, oven and hob and extractor hood.
Fully equipped with cutlery, crockery, tableware, glasses, table linen, and
The utility area has everything needed for your laundry
requirements including washing machine, Ironing board, Clothes airer, Laundry
accessories including pegs, etc.
Beautifully furnished/decorated with lovely drapes and
centre lighting.There are 2 sofas, occasional tables with lamps, rugs, an ornate
fireplace - everything with an eye for detail. TV with Sky, DVD player and
home entertainment system. This room is lovely and cool in the summer and really
cosy in winter. WIFI available.
The dining room is fantastic - with a grand table and
seating for 8 on high backed chairs, beautiful lighting, paintings, lamps and
Also a ground floor WC and wash hand basin.
On the first floor are
2 bedrooms. The first comprises superking size double bed, bedside cabinets,
wardrobe and chest of drawers.
The second bedroom comprises kingsize double
bed, fitted wardrobe and chest of drawers.
On the second floor is a third
double bedroom with kingsize bed, bedside cabinets and chest of drawers.
Opposite this bedroom is a very spacious, modern, fully tiled bathroom with
large corner bath, separate shower cubicle, vanity unit and WC - all beautifully
appointed. Basket of toiletries.
An abundance of games and books
Cots and high chairs are available on request.
packs and toiletries are provided upon arrival.
OUTSIDE AREA AND LEISURE
There is a decked path which is illuminated and will take you to the
pool area passing areas of lawn and flowers.
A large lawned area which is
totally secluded and gated making it fully secure and safe for children to play.
Within the lawns is a large, heated swimming pool (8m X 4 m) (heated by
heat pump to 28 degrees) with a surrounding patio with sun beds and
chairs. There is a small fountain and a shallow area around the entire
pool for safety. The area is South facing so enjoys plenty of sunlight.
There is also a Children's paddling pool and this whole area including the
swimming pool is lit at night so you can enjoy your surroundings way into the
night. The pool area and lawned area face fields and is a very relaxing
environment. For your health and safety the pool is cleaned
There is also a barbecue and pool house complete with bar and comfy
Lots of games for the garden and pool. Outdoor games include table
tennis, basketball, badminton, boules, garden croquet, golf putting.
adult bikes are available for guests to use.
Private off road parking for
ALL FACILITIES ARE PRIVATE AND FOR THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF
Everything has been done in the property and its' grounds to
make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. If there are any
special requests, please let us know in advance and we will try to accommodate
NO SMOKING OR PETS ALLOWED AT THIS
CHILD & FAMILY FRIENDLY
HEATED POOL has a security cover but is not
Also VARIOUS CHILD LIFEJACKETS & BUOYANCY AIDS
SMALL PADDLING POOL & UMBRELLA
CHILDS DINING TABLE &
CHAIRS - OUTSIDE
FREE COTS -
EITHER FULL SIZE OR TRAVEL
4 x SAFETY GATES - on request. Will be installed
prior to arrival
BABY BATH SEAT
PLASTIC CUTLERY, MUGS, DISHES
AGE APPROPRIATE GAMES & TOYS for
inside and outside &
ON REQUEST =we also
have the following items available
- 31 May
£850 per week
- 28 June
£1,000 per week
- 06 September
£1,550 per week
07 September - 31 October
£1,000 per week.
Prices include hire of all bed linen and
house towels. Pool towels are also provided - you will need to bring beach
Security bond of £200, this is fully refundable if no damage to
property and left in a clean and tidy condition. .
booking deposit on confirmation and balance to be paid 12 weeks prior to
Change-over days: Saturdays.
Arrivals: Not before
4.00pm departures: By 10.00am
Thank you for a fantastic
holiday. House great, pool and play area superb. Never have been looked
after so well we have been to a lot of places in France, Spain and
Portugal. Well done both of you.
Superb all-round accommodation
with some lovely touches showing a lot of thought. Great pool and outdoor
activities. Well presented extremely clean on arrival. Many
Maison Gaillard - so sweet and the funishings / decor - wonderful
- we will come back - thank you for letting us use your wonderful home" The
"What a great place with beautiful surroundings and a
great location for everything, my husband is a fisherman and with Pescalis 5
mins away he was in his element whilst I took full advantage of the beautiful
grounds and pool - taking up the rays in the peace and quiet". T & E
"My family had a wonderful holiday and we felt so refreshed on
our return, mainly due to the stress free environment and peaceful location.
Everything was wonderful - thank you so much" Jean, David and
Maison Gaillard is less than 1km from the large village of Moncoutant
which has a several bars, restaurants, large supermarket, post office, Pharmacy,
Boulangerie, banks, cafes and hairdressers.
There is a new cycle track which
goes from the property into Moncoutant.
The nearest town of Bressuire is 10
minutes drive away with numerous restaurants, shops and supermarkets, discos and
bars. There is also an ancient Chateau and a newer Chateau sitting side by side
- both are set in a park with a children's play area and lovely walks along the
The medieval town of Parthenay with its many attractions is 30 minutes
The coastline of the Charente Maritime - La Rochelle or Vendee La
Tranche sur Mer, La Faute Sur Mer, Les Sables D'Olonne on the Atlantic Coast are
Pay du Fou is France's top theme park and is definitely worth a
visit. Furturoscope is another them park with lots of futuristic rides to
The Marais Poiteivin (Little Venice) is a short drive away with its
winding canals and waterways -you can hire a boat for the day and
Mervent forest is another great place to visit, ideal for outdoor
sports, picnics, there is an Adventure park here and children's play park and a
Outdoor activities are in abundance - there is something for
More information on Vendee beaches, activities, attractions,
fishing etc can be found at the top of the page in the links box to the
The Deux-Sevres region has countless places of interest to
suit everyone and is steeped in history, the unspoilt landscapes and gently
rolling hills shelter an outstanding heritiage with some of Europe's most
imposing Romanesque churches, chateaux, museums. small roads lead to unexpected
rivers, lakes, forests, historic towns, small villages with colorful markets
and, during the summer months a range of festivals and events.
FISHING - A 5 minute drive from the property will take you to
Pescalis which is renown for its great fishing lakes (among the top fishing
lakes in Europe), in fact many International Fishing Tournaments are held here -
you can purchase a day ticket or longer and there are many restaurants and
GOLF - There is a golf course at Bressuire,
just 10 minutes drive
Just down the road is an Adventure Forest with tree
climbs and a Karting Circuit - something for everyone or you could simply relax
and enjoy the pool in the tranquility of Maison Gaillard's grounds.
There are lots to see and do in and around Bressuire.
The 56m renaissance tower of the church of Notre Dame rises high over the town
and surrounding countryside. Originating from the 11th Century, the Chateau
dominates the town and is an ideal venue for the many events throughout the
The first weekend in July is Historic Grand Prix time in Bressuire - a
circuit is created in the middle of the Town and Cars from all over France and
Europe meet to race for the Grand Trophy through the streets of Bressuire - the
event takes place over the whole weekend and entry is free - cafes, bars and
restaurants stay open to ensure you are fed and watered whilst you watch cars
from yesteryear take part is this great event.
are- Poitiers, Nantes or La Rochelle.
All airports are served by discounted
airlines i.e. Ryanair, Easyjet and Flybe.
Nearest Ferry port is St Malo, 3
Caen, 4 hours drive approx.
Calais and Boulogne, 6 hours
A car is essential in this region of France.
FOR DISCOUNTED FERRY PRICES