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Maison Du Puits
Cottage Gite Set in Quiet Village Location, Close to all
Private, Heated Swimming Pool, fenced off for security
Gite (Sleeps up to 6)
Property Ref: FR108
La Maison du Puits is a lovely 3 bedroom cottage located in the rural
village of Le Poire Sur Velluire in the sunny South Vendee. It is a stone built
property and has many original features including beamed ceilings, stone walls,
original fireplace etc.
It has a full sized heated swimming pool which is
fenced off for security and a large garden of approximately 1/2 an acre of
La Maison du Puits is ideally located for the perfect holiday, just
10 minutes to the historic town of Fontenay le Comte where you will find a
variety of restaurants, weekly market, shops and supermarket. The famous Vendee
sandy beaches of the west coast are about 30 minutes away. Alternatively why not
just put your feet up and relax by the pool with a refreshing drink, cook some
succulent food on the BBQ or dine alfresco in the garden. If you feel like some
light exercise, borrow some of our bikes and enjoy cycling along the river banks
and farm tracks. If that is too energetic you can take a gentle stroll down to
the bird hide (500m) to see the stunning views over the Marais Poitevin and the
Open plan living area containing kitchen/diner
which is fully equipped including cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher,
washing machine etc. Seating area for relaxation - special feature of
traditional open fireplace. Television. Electric
Bedrooms consist of 1 x Double, 1 x Twin room and the 3rd bedroom is
a Twin bedroom located on the mezzanine floor, which due to the sloping ceiling,
is more suitable for children.
WC and shower room and heated towel
Entertainment - TV, DVD player, CD system, WIFI and board
La Maison du Puits has it own private parking to the front of the
cottage, at the rear of the cottage you will find an enclosed courtyard garden
with the original well (hence the name) table, chairs, parasol & BBQ. In the
spacious half acre garden you can enjoy the (10m x 5m) heated swimming pool with
its sun terrace, loungers, parasol, table and chairs, for security the pool is
fenced. The pool is shared with the owners who live on site and guests.
There is an open barn just for our guests, where you'll be able to dine
alfresco at the table and chairs provided, also part of the south facing garden
behind the barn is exclusively for our guests, where there is another table,
chairs & parasol.
Large gardens for ball games etc
for use of guests - adult and child bikes
27 April - 15 June
15 June - 06 July
06 July - 31
31 August - 12 October
Prices are per week.
Prices include hire of bed linen and house towels. You will
need to take pool/beach towels with you.
£150 security deposit - fully
refundable if no damage to property or breakages and left in a clean and tidy
Saturday changeover day, however outside of main season
this is negotiable.
We offer a Final Clean Service at the end of your stay
However if you book for two weeks - it's Free !!!
winter season customers will be charged for electricity/heating.
after 4pm and departures by 10am
SMALL PETS WELCOME - PLEASE ASK FOR
Maison du Puits is situated in the peaceful hamlet of L’Anglée, on the outskirts
of the village of Le Poiré-sur-Velluire, surrounded by farmland and rivers (the
Marais Poitvin) which is just perfect for cycling, fishing and bird watching.
(There is a local ‘hide’ for such activities).
Bread is delivered to
the door daily by the local baker or if you wish there is a ‘bread depot’ in Le
Poiré-sur-Velluire where you will find a pharmacy, a Doctor (English speaking)
and a hairdresser who is also English speaking.
In the adjacent village of
Velluire you will find a small shop, post office, café/bar. Also the ‘Auberge de
la Rivière’, a Michelin ‘3 Forks’ restaurant with its delicious gastronomic menu
in picturesque surroundings. Not too expensive and highly recommended by the
The nearest town of Fontenay-le-Comte is only 10 minutes away where
you will find a variety of shops, supermarkets and weekly market. The historic
town of Lucon is only 20 minutes. La Rochelle with its beautiful harbour
and medieval streets is about a 35 minutes drive.
Heading West our nearest
beaches are at Aiguillon-sur-Mer and La Faute-sur-Mer (30 minutes) with
the lovely beaches of La Tranche-sur- Mer a further 10 minutes beyond.
Heading South past La Rochelle is the fantastic beach at Chatelaillon Plage (40
There is a lot of information of Vendee beaches, attractions,
activities etc - links are located in the links box at the top of this page to
Local activities include cycling, fishing, bird watching, boating,
canoeing, tree top trapeze and horse riding. (Equestrian Centre 5 minutes
Local attractions include Puy du Fou, Futuroscope, Marais Poitvin with
its Venise Verte, Mervent Forest and its Zoo. Also the village of Vouvant, the
town of La Rochelle and the beautiful Ile-de-Ré to name but a few.
St Malo - 3 hours
Caen - 4 hours drive
Calais - 6.5 hours
excellent discounted ferry rates
To check availability/prices or if you have any queries contact us
with no obligation whatsoever.