Les Petits Terriers is a lovingly restored detached 200 year old house which oozes charm and that home from home feel. Positioned on top of it's very own mini mountain in the Charente Maritime with spectacular views over the surrounding French countryside. …see more
Quality conversion of a wine producing barn, the gite offers couples privacy, relaxation, views, large 4x6m all weather garden room (with full width, sliding glass doors), acre of garden, 11x5m swimming pool & all mod cons (aircon in bedroom) - with no booking fee!
La …see more
Chris and Martin were extremely helpful and informative without being intrusive. The booklet provided before arrival, told us everything we needed to know about food, places to see and the best direct… More
Many thanks for taking the time to write your very kind review - much appreciated !
We look forward to your return visit next year !
Chris and Martin
“Everything we wanted - and more!”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2014
We were met on arrival by Chris & Martin, owners of the gite, & welcomed with a hamper of goodies: food for a quick supper & breakfast next day, a bottle of wine & flowers!
The house was spacious… More
“Pure indulgence - France at its best”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2013
Upon arrival at La Vieille Grange, its tranquility and charm completely captured us and we have returned home fully under its spell.
The gite itself is very well equipped and the garden room is a stu… More
The farmhouse retains much of the original charm with stone fireplaces and sinks ,oak beams and everything needed for a self catering holiday.Set in the countryside surrounded by vinyards and sunflowers ,the house stands in a very large garden 7,000 m2 with an orchard a …see more
“A true bit of French Paradise, peaceful, great pool area..Lots to do..”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2013
Where do I start, my husband and our four year old boy stayed here for a week in June. This property is on 2 acres, my little boy could walk to 'visit the hens' then walk and pick 3 strawberries - one… More
Reviewed 10 Jul 2016
Back again, last here in 2013. We traveled with our 7 year old son and another couple. While the weather was disappointing Chez Chavlier was not. A great base to head for for day trips. We went to a n… More
“An absolute gem!”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2012
If it is a french rustic experience you are looking for then this is for you. We spent one week of our lives in a dream house providing an unforgetable experience. Located only 10 minutes from the Gi… More
House located on a 1.25 acre (about 5000 m2) fenced lot, gated parking lot, heated pool (32x16) with full sun and shade, pool house with a dining table and a Weber gas grill, a solar shower, a ping pong table, volley-ball, hammock. This well-decorated one-floor villa ( …see more
“Beautiful, well equipped home with fabulous pool and gardens”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2013
Just returned from two weeks at this lovely villa. The owner was very helpful and accommodating, making sure everything was exactly right for this family holiday. The villa itself was cool and airy… More
Columba ( 2 bedrooms) You enter via a glass door into the open plan lounge, dining & kitchen area, the stairs lead from the rear to the first floor which has a has a double bed in room 1, three singles in room 2, there is a bed sofa in the lounge. Sleeps 5, In the bathr …see more
There are two double bedrooms(includiing one twin) and a further dressing room containing an extra put-you-up. There is a large toilet/shower room. Everything is one level. The Barkers came 4yrs running; his wife was in a wheelchair with MS.The lounge is beamed …see more
Ideal for families of all ages, with easy access to all amenities, including local shops and supermarkets, football pitch, tennis courts, cinema, boating lakes and water parks.
Quiet and peaceful yet only 40 minutes from Bordeaux to the south west and St.Emilion to the …see more
The villa was perfect, spotless and very well equipped. The pool was a welcome relief in the very hot weather that we had while we were there.
The villas is situated in a beautiful, peaceful area,… More
“fantastic holiday villa with superb facilities”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2012
We are just back from our second consecutive visit to Les Chenes. Had a absolutely brilliant holiday at this gorgeous villa. The swimming pool was loved by our 4 year old son and our friends children… More
This converted barn has everything you need for a perfect holiday both indoors and out. It is light and modern while retaining the Charentais stone feeling. Indoors there is everything you need to enjoy delicious meals made from local ingredients (or you can ask the ow …see more
Hidden away in the streets behind La Flotte Harbour, this stunning contemporary villa, is set in private, walled, gardens with its heated open air swimming pool. It is used by it's family owners and is within a few minutes walk of La Flotte harbour with its cafes, excel …see more
Le Studio has been sympathetically restored and furnished to a high standard, blending contemporary with traditional features. Le Studio is a comfortable, light and airy first-floor apartment (25M2) in a recently converted charentaise barn. Le Studio is well-equipped a …see more
Thanks to Phil & Glyn for a wonderful week in the lovely well kept, well provisioned Le Studio. Peaceful surroundings with a gorgeous pool for cooling off in the afternoon sun !
15-20 minutes to Cogn… More
Reviewed 25 Aug 2013
I stayed at Brives for 4 weeks. The accommodation was as advertised or better. The owners were always available, without in any sense being in the way. They look after the site carefully every day and… More
Reviewed 20 Aug 2013
Excellent welcome by host owners to superb accommodation. Very comfortable bed and everything we could possibly need for our short stay… More
The Pigeonnier is a detached stone cottage & has been fully renovated, it has modern facilities with a mix of modern and Antique French furniture giving it a contemporary French feel. It has a separate fully equipped kitchen including a cooker, fridge, microvawe, washin …see more
Had a wonderful time in this beautifully clean and attractive gite located in the French countryside, but within easy reach of La Rochelle, Rochefort and local beaches. Our hosts were very welcoming… More
Sunflower Lodge and the The Potting Shed annexe comprises of two lovely properties both built from local stone and with many original features. Sunflower Lodge is a delightful spacious two bedroomed property, with one double and one twin bedroom, large fully equipped k …see more
Welcome to our renovated Chai (a winemaker's barn) with it's own underwater floodlit, heated pool, making it an ideal secluded holiday destination for family and friends. Home comforts, wood burning stove, large patio and veranda to sit out, relax and soak up the sun du …see more
A wonderful refurbished and extended barn, Le Chai was the location of a fantastic, relaxing family holiday. We rarely ventured far from the swimming pool during the day, or the pub quality pool tab… More
Thank you kind review and so glad you enjoyed the pool by day and pool table and piano by night
“Beautifully renovated barn”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2011
We spent a wonderful week at Le Chai, beginning of July. The house is amazing, the pool is fantastic. We felt like we were staying at a 5 star resort.
Peaceful and idyllic but with close access to sh… More
We are located in a small hamlet in the heart of rolling countryside, and are ideally situated to explore the varied and beautiful attractions of the Charente maritime and Bordeaux region which enjoys a lovely warm sunny climate, great food and great local wines and cog …see more
“Beautiful house in quiet location, with access to many different areas”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2015
The house definitely has the WOW factor. For a large number of people its perfect in its layout. We stayed with extended family so there were three families in this house altogether. We didn't feel… More
“A lovely huge french farmhouse with pool and gardens”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2015
We had a fabulous time at Chez Nous. The house is in great condition and is huge - plenty big enough for our party of 5 adults and 5 children, the gardens are also extensive with lovely views over the… More
“Wonderful family holiday home in a stunning setting”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Chez Nous. With two families with young children we were looking for a safe house where we didn't have to spend our time worrying. The house has a perfect layout for … More
The house is on the edge of La Flotte, a small fishing port with numerous restaurants and shops as well as a famous daily medieval food market, tourist information, banks and tennis courts. All of these are within a few minutes walk of the house.The accommodati …see more
This our 4th stay at 2 Rue de La Cote, it is a lovely house very well equipped and perfect location for exploring the island. Only a 5min walk to the daily market, shops, restaurants and bars in La Fl… More
“Delightful, well equipped, great location”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
We enjoyed a lovely two weeks as a family at the house. We found it roomy, well equipped with everything you would need and in an ideal location. Very easy and short walk to the harbour and shops in l… More
Reviewed 1 May 2012
Stayed for 1 week with family from age 70 to 5, beautiful place to stay, well equipped, well positioned and has a homely feel.… More
Ideal for large groups & multiple families with children Tournesol is a spacious traditional 5 bed Charentaise farmhouse. 3 bedrooms on the ground floor & 2 upstairs in the "grenier". An additional self contained 1 bed Gite can be hired (ideal for gra …see more
We really enjoyed our stay at this Villa but the double beds where a little small so I slept in the spare room away from the wife. And there wasn't any duvet covers to go on any of the duvets. So if y… More
Viki and Richard welcome you to their farmhouse gite in Arces, close to Royan in South West France. Here you will enjoy the peace of the countryside while being only 10 minutes from the nearest beaches.We have recently completed the renovation of our lovely 1 …see more
3*-Cottage situated in a small hamlet near Matha (6 km), a small town with all local facilities. The peaceful place, surrounded by fields and vineyards, is situated between La Rochelle and Angoulême, in the COGNAC area. This rental house of 70m² is for 4 persons. Upst …see more
Ferme La Colline d'Or, is a 260 year old former winery situated in the middle of the Cognac region. Perfect for families with children, with its big enclosed garden, swimming pool and games room, TV and internet (WiFi). the house sleeps up to 12 people. It is part …see more
The house, with its old stone walls, was extensively refurbished in June 2007, is full of charm and has every modern convenience. With four bedrooms, two of which are en suite, the house sleeps nine in total. A deluxe kitchen accommodates every need and you can enjoy d …see more
“Beautiful house in a great central location on the island”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2013
Fantastic for our two families of 5 (10 total). Only downside with small children is that the two kids bedrooms are at the other end of the house from the two en-suite double bedrooms.
BBQ works very… More
“Lovely holiday home”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2013
The house is prettier than than the photos show, very well organised and very well located. It really is a 3 minute walk to a very beautiful beach, and the cycle paths. surrounded by some of the prett… More
“The perfect holiday home”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2012
We couldn't recommend this holiday home highly enough!
We had a perfect week, in a beautiful house, along with 3 teenage children and grandparents. The house was clean, comfortable, stylishly decorat… More
Welcome to our home, a typical Charentaise house set in the beautiful countryside of Charente-Maritime near St Jean d'Angély. Located in a small hamlet (about a dozen houses in all) this is the perfect place to get away from it all and simply relax.
The house is built …see more