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La Flotte-en-Ré Ref: FCH166

Shared outdoor swimming pool

Charente-Maritime

The Île de Ré is a veritable paradise set on the ocean across from La Rochelle. The land is level and ideal for discovering the area on foot or on bicycle. On the island, there are certain unmissable sights such as Baleines lighthouse and the ports of Saint Martin, Flotte and Fiers d’Ars.

This terraced holiday property is situated on a complex just 100m from the sea and 1km from amenities and the port of La Flotte-en-Ré.

As well as the outdoor, heated, shared swimming pool (open mid-Apr to mid-Sept), there is also table tennis, petanque and an outdoor children’s play area. On-site there is a bakery service and launderette (payable on-site).

Shop and restaurant 1km, beach 100m.

Lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 2 bedrooms: 1 twin, 1 bunk, 2 single beds in lounge.

Bed linen and towels included in rent, colour TV (French channels only), internet connection (at cost), dishwasher, microwave, on street parking. One pet welcome. NB: Open-tread, turning stairs to first floor.

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£239-£22999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Chaunay Ref: FJV020

Shared outdoor swimming pool

Vienne

These two charming, traditional, semi-detached holiday cottages (refs FJV020 and FJV021), situated within the owner’s grounds, enjoy views out onto the shared garden. There are tables set beside the shared courtyard swimming pool (50m², open mid May-mid Sep) to enjoy alfresco dining, and there is also a bar area.

From this ideal location you can travel to many of the Vienne’s main attractions, such as the award-winning Futuroscope, 60km, La Vallée des Singes or La Planète des Crocodiles at Civaux, 65km.

The attractive towns of Melle and Civray are close by, offering an array of local produce. As the Charente river meanders through Civray, you can enjoy water sports, horse riding and fishing.

Shop and restaurant 1.5km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner. First floor: Bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin plus single bed.

Woodburner in kitchen/diner (fuel at cost), all other fuel and power at cost, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), DVD player, shared washing machine, shared tumble dryer, microwave, shared garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Beam in twin bedroom.

WAS
NOW
£26-£659
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0

Wine country

Charente-Maritime

This renovated detached stone mill is situated in a grape growing region and the owners of the holiday property are Pineau producers.

Behind the house is a covered terrace and lovely garden, perfect for those wonderful summer evenings, when relaxing with a glass of the local wine! This is the beautiful Cognac countryside, with Cognac itself just 9.5 miles (15km) away.

Saintes is also nearby, which is well worthy of exploration and there are a number of local vineyards, where tasting is obviously on the menu.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 1.25 miles (2km).

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen/diner, shower room with basin, separate toilet. First floor: 1 double bedroom with basin. Second staircase to first floor: 1 twin bedroom.

Electric heating, all fuel and power included in rent May to September, €45 supplement October to April, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV, DVD player, video, internet connection, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, garage parking for 1 car, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: Open tread stairs to first floor.

WAS
NOW
£189-£540
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
La Touche Ref: W14633

Enclosed above-ground swimming pool

Charente-Maritime

This lovely detached house has been completely renovated to a good standard by its owners, and features original oak beams and an enclosed above-ground swimming pool (3.5m x 7.5m).

The double bedroom upstairs has an en-suite shower room, and both the downstairs doubles have direct access into the private fully enclosed garden.

Situated in the quiet hamlet of La Touche on the Charentes border, within a short drive, you have several pretty villages and local markets and there is a beach lake 5km away. Try also to visit La Rochelle and its beaches an hour and a half away (106km).

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 5km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, 2 double bedrooms. First floor: 1 double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin.

Electric heaters, woodburner in lounge (initial supply of fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent May to Sep, €40 supplement Oct to May, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, washing machine, microwave, enclosed garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£329-£969
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

This detached holiday town house is just a short walk from the centre of the busy market town of Neuville-de-Poitou. Retaining many original features, there are also modern touches such as electric gates. Neuville-de-Poitou is surrounded by vineyards of the famous Haut-Poitou wine-producing region and there is a local wine for sale just 50 metres from the property. Its twice-weekly market and annual jazz festival give the town a cosmopolitan feel. Poitiers is within easy driving distance, as is the Futuroscope theme park. For a day trip, travel north to the Loire Valley to visit the medieval town of Chinon, home to a stunning castle and many well-known vineyards.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with beams, tiled floor, French doors and corner kitchen. Separate WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms. Twin bedroom. Bathroom (no WC). Shower room/WC

  • Enclosed lawned garden
  • Ground source heating
  • Air conditioning (in living room and one double bedroom)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • American f/freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • CD/stereo
  • T/cot
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen for hire
  • No smoking.

Location: 800m from Neuville-de-Poitou centre (all amenities, twice-weekly market), 19km from Poitiers (large town, airport, Futuroscope), 65km S of Chinon (château, vineyards, shops).

WAS
NOW
£280-£799
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0

Swimming pool

Charente

A three-storey, stone-built, typical Charentais farmhouse with generous room sizes and high ceilings, a large feature fireplace (decorative only) and an abundance of exposed oak beams.

There is a courtyard to the front of the holiday home; to the rear are large, mainly lawned, fully enclosed gardens with an outdoor swimming pool (9m x 3.8m, depth 0.9 to 1.75m), and patio area with built-in barbecue.

A short walk across the fields (approximately 300m) will lead you to the private fishing lake. The famous writers village of Montmoreau where you will find all facilities and a public swimming pool is approximately 4km. The château of Villebois, the beautiful village of Aubeterre with lakeside beach and the busy market town of Ribérac are all within 20km. For the more adventurous take a day trip to Bordeaux and the Atlantic Ocean. Fly via Bergerac (82km) or Bordeaux (115km).

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 3km.

Ground floor: Lounge, dining room, kitchen, utility room, separate toilet. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 3 double bedrooms 1 with en-suite toilet and basin. Second floor: Bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom plus single bed.

Central heating, all fuel and power included in rent May to Sept, €30 supplement Oct to Apr, cot, highchair, colour TV, DVD player, video, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, enclosed lawned garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, ample off road parking. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£27-£1219
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Les Ecoles Ref: F17351

Close to Cognac, St. Jean d’Angely and Saintes, this semi-detached 18th-century holiday property lies in a village near Matha. It has a private swimming pool, enclosed garden and large enclosed grounds. Set over three levels, it boasts a lot of charm, retaining beams and original features. The kitchen opens on to the garden and there is a covered terrace by the pool. Matha and Cognac have a weekly market, offering fresh seafood including mussels and oysters from Ile d’Oléron, farm products, mushrooms, and the local aperitif, pineau. You have a large choice of distilleries to visit as well as tastings all around. The aqualand of St. Jean d’Angely will be loved by the children; budding historians will like the abbey of Saintes, or the castle of Taillebourg. Fouras has many beaches, from where you can take a ferry to the Isle of Aix, or visit the old harbour of La Rochelle with its famous aquarium.

Ground floor: Living room with wood-burning stove, French doors to garden and tiled floor. Dining room/kitchen with French doors to garden and tiled floor. First floor: Two bedrooms with wooden floors: One double, one twin. Shower room/WC. Second floor: Two bedrooms, both with wooden floors: One double, one twin with en-suite shower room

  • Enclosed garden
  • Covered terrace
  • Large enclosed grounds
  • Swimming pool (6.4m x 3.8m, depth 1.4m) with external shower room/WC
  • Wood-burning stove
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • T/cot
  • Garage
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 3km from Matha (shops, restaurants, market, tennis), 3km from Thors (beach on lake), 20km from St. Jean d’Angely (Aqualand resort), 23km from Cognac (distilleries, golf course, boat trips, market, museum), 66km from Fouras (beach, ferry to Isle of Aix), 87km from La Rochelle (old harbour, museum, aquarium, airport)

WAS
NOW
£489-£1330
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0
Chris Ref: F17234

On the edge of the pretty village of Migron, in a quiet position, this holiday property faces a private pool with a covered seating area with kitchenette. Explore the nearby Charentais countryside, a five minute drive to the lake of Thors with a beach, Cognac with day trips on the river Charente, famous distilleries and a market. Close by is Royan with sandy beaches and new orchid gardens. La Rochelle is only an hour away and has an aquarium, shops and sea food restaurants.

Small beamed living room with woodburning stove. Beamed kitchen/dining room. One single bedroom leading to single room with steep ladder stairs to open mezzanine with twin beds. First floor: Two double bedrooms. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with double basin, shower attachment and bidet. Separate WC. Exterior access to large play room with ping pong, WC and shower room

  • Enclosed terrace with water feature
  • Swimming pool (10m x 4.5m, depth 1.2m) with Roman steps and alarm
  • Living room by pool with kitchenette
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Video
  • Stereo
  • T/cot
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 800m from Migron (shop), 4km from Burie (restaurant), 9km from Thors (lakeside beach), 17km N of Cognac (shops, market, distilleries, boat trips), 55km E of Royan (beaches, casino, boat trips, gardens), 96km SE of La Rochelle (old harbour).

WAS
NOW
£449-£1219
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

Ideal touring base

Deux-Sèvres

This 19th-century semi-detached holiday home, adjoining the owner’s home, has a vast garden with countryside views. Within a 5-minute drive is l’Absie with cafés, restaurants and a supermarket while 15km away is the larger town of La Chataigneraie. Visit attractive local towns and markets, and the fantastic battle re-enactment show at Le Puy du Fou (45km) and Futuroscope (85km). The Vendée beaches make a great day out as does La Rochelle (95km).

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 3km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, shower room (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 twin.

Electric heating, woodburner in lounge (initial supply of fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent May to Sep, €35 supplement Oct to Apr, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, CD player, wi-fi, washing machine, freezer, microwave, shared garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Sloping beamed ceiling in twin bedroom. Pond in garden. NB: Open-tread stairs to first floor.

WAS
NOW
£41-£659
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
2
Les Amis Ref: F16134

With spectacular sunsets, surrounded by sunflowers and grapevines, this holiday property is set in a beautiful rural area, near Rouillac. The charming English owner lives next door, and is very helpful for local information. The huge lake of Angoulême is close by for bathing and waterskiing, and Cognac has many distilleries, a wonderful golf-course, indoor market, and boat trips on the river. The seaside is also just an hour away, with Royan and sandy beaches, as well as La Rochelle with the old harbour and aquarium, and boat trips to L’Ile d’Aix. Fly via La Rochelle or Poitiers.

All on one level: Living room. Kitchen/dining room. Utility room. Two bedrooms: One double, one twin. Shower room/WC

  • Enclosed garden
  • Terrace
  • Courtyard
  • Central heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • M/wave
  • TV
  • DVD
  • CD
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 8km from Rouillac (shopping, cafés, restaurants), 30km N of Cognac (distilleries, jazz festival in July, boat trips), 38km NW of Angoulême (lake, waterskiing, golf).

WAS
NOW
£67-£599
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0
Les Rosières Ref: F79153

This semi-detached holiday property, with its own private pool, sits in the pretty Deux-Sèvres countryside. Retaining exposed beams and stonework, the house has a fitted kitchen, full gas central heating and a wood-burning stove, making it ideal for all seasons. The main exit from the house opens onto a private, part tree-shaded terrace, beyond which is the garden and large pool. The area is very peaceful, yet the small village shop is within easy reach and is open all year round. Sauzé-Vaussais is nearby and has more shops, including a supermarket. There are several pretty towns and villages within easy reach, including Melle, which has the oldest silver mine in Europe. The big centres of Niort and Poitiers (famous for Futuroscope) are easy to get to, as well as La Rochelle, with its historic harbour and walls. The Atlantic beaches are within an hour and a half’s drive.

Ground floor: Living room with wood-burning stove and French doors/dining room with beams/kitchen with tiled floor. Utility. Shower room/WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with balcony. Three twin bedrooms. Bathroom/WC with over-bath shower

  • Enclosed garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Private swimming pool (10m x 5m, depth 1m to 2m)
  • Gas central heating (at cost)
  • Wood-burning stove
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No smoking.

Location: 8km NW of Sauzé-Vaussais (bars, restaurant, shops, supermarket), 15km E of Melle (market, supermarkets, bars, restaurants), 45km E of Niort (capital of department, all services), 55km SW of Poitiers (Futuroscope, airport).

WAS
NOW
£596-£699
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
The Lake House Ref: F79143

The Lake House 2, L’Audebaudière is a delightful character farmhouse, a 16th-century baronial hunting lodge, set in 10-acre private grounds within a 100-acre park with a beautiful carp fishing lake. Stunning panoramic views over peaceful rolling countryside enable you to watch incredible sunsets, also seen from the swimming pool and terrace. The swimming pool is only shared with The Lake House (F79142). The Lake House 2 has exposed beams, a magnificent decorative stone fireplace and stone pillars in the grand living room. There is a large country kitchen/dining room and a lovely outdoor covered terrace dining/sitting area. Walk or cycle up to a small shop for bread and essentials, a small restaurant and indoor tennis court in St. Aubin-du-Plain. A perfect place for walking, cycling, fishing, birdwatching and abundant wildlife. A horse riding school is 1 mile; 4 miles away is Argenton-les-Vallées with a beautiful lakeside restaurant, boating, kayaking, supermarket and international karting circuit. The large château town of Bressuire is 10 minutes’ drive with two hypermarkets, shops, restaurants, bowling and an international tennis club. Puy-de-Fou, Doué Zoo, Saumur, Le Cadre Noir (horse riding display) and Pescalis are 30-40 minutes’ drive. Within easy reach of the Vendée beaches for a day’s outing.

Ground floor: Entrance from covered terrace to large country kitchen/dining room. Large living room with decorative fireplace. Separate WC. Open-tread stairs to first floor: Large galleried landing leading to three bedrooms: two double, one twin. Bathroom with over-bath shower (no WC). Separate WC

  • Terrace
  • 10-acre grounds with fishing lake (take care with children)
  • Shared air-temperature heated swimming pool (10m x 5m) with electronic safety cover
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • iPod dock
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Bed linen only included.

Location: 7 miles N of Bressuire. Drive: Caen 3½ hours, Calais 5½ hours. Fly via Poitiers or La Rochelle.

WAS
NOW
£344-£1249
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