Welcome to the Old Stone “Hobogîte” - A Quiet Rural Getaway for two - Free WiFi - EXCLUSIVE use of 30 sq.m. Pool and an acre of Gardens...
While our lovely Charentais barn was being renovated, we often camped out in an old stone outhouse - our daught …see more
“Excellent accommodation in wonderful surroundings”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2014
We have stayed in many self-catering properties over the years, and I have to say that the Hobogite rates with the best. The owners have thought of everything that one needs for a comfortable and rela… More
Thank you for leaving such a lovely positive review of The Hobogîte. We try very hard to make your visit pleasant and stress-free, and it makes us happy to read how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will come again!
Reviewed 8 Jul 2016
It was a little haven of beauty and tranquility and we were fortunate with the weather so enjoyed the privacy of having the pool to our selves. It was central to most places and the roads were great f… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We are so happy that you had such a nice time at at The Hobogîte and hope that we may look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
“Wonderfully peaceful gite”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2015
The Hobogite is a lovely little place tucked away in a hamlet, very peaceful and quiet. It's small but perfectly formed and nice for two. The garden grounds are absolutely fabulous and you have them… More
We're very glad that you enjoyed your stay at The Hobogîte for your "get-away-from-it-all" escape, and we're delighted that you particularly enjoyed the gardens and pool area.
It is such a shame that some of the shine was taken off your enjoyment of the stay by the difficulties of providing Broadband in our part of rural France. We recently "upgraded" to satellite, as it seems we're just too far from our telephone exchange for normal broadband. At least this provides a reliable connection (if rather slow at times) and, as you say, all the local cafés, supermarkets, etc. provide free Wi-Fi.
Lene and I were are so happy to hear that you both had such a good time at The Hobogîte, getting full enjoyment both from the futuristic "shower pod" in the house and the (huge) old stone Wet Room by the pool. By the way, do you think we should patent the special "parasol holes" around the pool, they are rather nifty, aren't they?
Thanks again for coming, and we hope to see you again.
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Harmonie Cottage has one double bedroom on the first floor and a pleasant compact living area downstairs. It has a lovely private cottage garden,which opens onto a shared terrace area where we have sun loungers.
Harmonie shares almost 3 acres of garden with the friend …see more
A newly converted old stone cottage with its own secure garden, providing a real get-away-from-it-all escape for two. This is a quiet rural location where you can really lose yourself, far away from the usual hurly-burly but just 6km from the N10 motorway and the bustli …see more
This house is located on a fairly quiet old main road just north of Ruffec. When I say old, I mean it has been bypassed with another main road, so there is usual local traffic and farming vehicles now and then.
It is a detached house with a large mature garden. There i …see more
Originally the old school for the village, and the Charentaise stone house in front the Rectory. The House offers spacious and flexible accommodation overs 2 floors with 2 bedrooms on the 1st floor and 2 on the ground floor. A large kitchen diner with center table and a …see more
The cottage is part of a 'longère' - a farmhouse-style house divided into three. The owner’s home is on one side of the cottage, and a barn is on the other.
Completely re-built (with wall and roof insulation) by expert craftsman, this 2-bed cottag …see more
Our 200 year old house is situated 200m from the town square and Mairie. Each week the square hosts 2 markets. We have 5 bakers in close proximity and a sensational patisserie. The square has a great selection of restaurants and cafes. The nearest supermarket is 600 …see more
La Grange is a stunning Converted Barn with large swimming pool consisting of 3 bedrooms, bathroom and separate shower room. The property is located in the beautiful village of La Forêt-de-Tessé in the Charente area of France. Features include a spacious lo …see more