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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0

Wooden beams

Charente-Maritime

This cosy semi-detached cottage for four is situated near the village of Villars-les-Bois, only the kitchen is on the ground floor and the other rooms are upstairs. The living area has pretty views over the garden and retains many of the original features such as stone walls and wooden beams.

There is a garden area with barbecue where you can enjoy the beautiful views over the vineyards and the tranquillity of the countryside. For children, there is a large wooden playframe as well as various other toys.

There are lots of interesting places to visit in the area including the town of Saintes, the vineyards of Cognac and even the Atlantic beaches of Royan.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km.

Ground floor: Kitchen. First floor: Lounge/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin.

Electric heating, all fuel at cost, all power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, video, dishwasher, lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 1 car. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£51-£480
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
£665-£699
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1

Shared outdoor swimming pool

Charente-Maritime

Set in a residential area, located just 300 metres from the ocean, this typical seaside apartment lies on a complex with other similar properties.

Discover the beautiful beaches of Le Grand-Village-Plage which are just 4km away and a little further are the beaches at Saint-Trojan, 8km.

Enjoy use of the shared outdoor swimming pool with a paddling pool (open Jun - Sep, 10am to 7pm). Bike hire is also available from reception (July to August). Explore the beautiful island of Le Château-d’Oléron, ideal on a bicycle, with its sandy beaches and sand dunes, bustling harbour, museums, monuments and so much more. This is a stunning island with many attractions and places to see, which will keep all the family entertained.

Shop and restaurant 400m, beach 300m.

Lounge/kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, shower room with basin (no toilet), 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, double sofa bed in lounge

All fuel and power at cost, bed linen included in rent, internet connection (at cost), dishwasher, microwave, outdoor furniture. Sorry, no pets. NB: Open-tread stairs to first floor.

WAS
NOW
£220-£22999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Chez Robin Ref: FA149

Set in the grounds of owners’ home, this cottage was originally part of the outbuildings and has been restored to create a simple, comfortable holiday property. The River Charente meanders past approx 300m from the property - fishing permits can be bought locally. Superb beaches at St. Georges-de-Didonne and Royan approx 1 hour’s drive. Further selection of shops and restaurants in the riverside village of Chaniers, a 10-minute drive where river boats can be hired. Visit Saintes, the Roman capital of Aquitaine and Cognac with its distilleries. Golf and riding a 20-minute drive.

Ground floor: Living room/kitchen with French window. Shower room. Separate WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with additional single bed

  • Shared enclosed garden
  • Terrace, steep steps
  • Shared swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m)
  • Telephone
  • Heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • TV (one English channel)
  • DVD
  • Wi-fi
  • Table tennis
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 5km from Chanier (PO, restaurants, bar, pharmacy, newsagent), 15km from Saintes (restaurants, bars, boutiques, cathedral, river cruises, golf), 15km from Cognac (distilleries, old town, blues festival in July), 40km from Royan/St. Georges-de-Didonne (sandy beaches).

WAS
NOW
£299-£849
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1
Lachaise Ref: FCH021

Ideal for touring

Charente

In the vineyards of Cognac, this charming, renovated, semi-detached country house will delight lovers of ecotourism in this undisturbed natural area.

As you approach the beautiful town of Cognac, the landscape will change from peaceful fields to neat rows of vines leading the way to this really remarkable place.

Cognac itself holds many usual buildings built between the 15th and 18th centuries showing off its rich culture and history. It also contains many sites, from museums to public gardens.

Shop 8km, restaurant 1.3km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 1 double bedroom. First floor: 1 double bedroom.

Electric heating, woodburner in lounge (no fuel povided), all other fuel and power at cost, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), washing machine, garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking fior 2 cars. One pet welcome. NB: Turning stairs to first floor. Low sloping celings on first floor.

WAS
NOW
£150-£430
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Les Arums Ref: F17186

Close to the attractive town of St. Savinien, on the banks of the River Charente, this pretty house provides a good base for exploring the local countryside. With a simple, cosy interior leading to a private, vine-covered front terrace, it stands in enclosed gardens, facing the owners’ house, and shares a swimming pool. In St. Savinien, there are boats and pedaloes to hire, games for children, trout fishing and plenty of cafés and restaurants. A short drive away is the Roman town of Saintes, and Royan with its shops, casino and ferries to the Médoc Region. In Rochefort the Corderie Royale is a major attraction, and the old port of La Rochelle with its cobbled streets is not much further.

Living/dining room, corner kitchen. Shower room/WC. Open tread stairs to first floor: Double bedroom. Twin bedroom (110cm and 90cm beds)

  • Large shared gardens
  • Swimming pool (8m x 3.75m, depth 1m - 1.67m)
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • TV
  • T/cot
  • Garage
  • Garden furniture
  • Shared barbecue
  • Sun loungers
  • All linen included
  • NB: Noisy road along garden.

Location: 2km Saint Savinien (cafés, restaurants, boat hire, lake, swimming pool), 20km N of Saintes (old Roman city, River Charente, boat trips), 33km SE of Rochefort (museum).

WAS
NOW
£299-£849
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
Beaunant, nr. Royan Ref: W12451

Peaceful location

Charente-Maritime

This attractive typical detached Charentais house boasts an enclosed courtyard with outdoor furniture, an indoor and outdoor barbecue, as well as a covered patio.

Guests can make use of the bikes and the music CD and video library. The house is located in the peaceful hamlet of Beaunant near Saujon, a town offering shops, restaurants, bars and supermarkets. The nearest beach is close by and can be found at Meschers, a mere 10km away.

Visit the town of Royan with its many shops and restaurants, the superb sandy beaches of the Côtes Beauté and Sauvage (20km), the area around Marennes and island of Oléron with its oyster farms or the beautiful old Roman town of Saintes (25km).

Shop 2km, café/bar and restaurant 5km, beach 10km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom. First floor: Bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, shower room with basin, separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 1 double, 1 twin.

Gas central heating, all fuel at cost, all power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, colour satellite TV, video, stereo/CD player, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, enclosed courtyard, outdoor furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 1 car. One pet welcome.

WAS
NOW
£299-£869
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
Marigny, nr. Niort Ref: W12378

Shared above-ground poolShared above-ground swimming pool

Deux-Sèvres

These three wonderful holiday properties, completely renovated by the British owners, enjoy shared use of an above-ground swimming pool (7m x 4m, depth 1.2m) and a large shared garden with children’s play facilities. The smallest, a 2-bedroomed detached stone holiday cottage, offers a fitted kitchen with lounge/diner, ample and comfortable accommodation for a family of four.

Relax in front of the woodburner in the low season, or take in the sun in the private south facing garden in the summer, either way this is a great base for a holiday. The second is a 3-bedroomed former forge and features a large fitted kitchen with open-plan lounge/diner with a log-burner. Upstairs, the 3 bedrooms and bathroom are all well presented, of good size, and the house retains many original features; it has a private sitting out area to the front. The third property, a four-bedroomed, 19th-century detached farmhouse, is set in exquisite rural farmland and retains many original features including beams and solid fuel fires. As well as a large family kitchen, there is a lounge, two shower rooms, a second bathroom en-suite to the main bedroom and private garden and sun terrace.

The beautiful town of Niort is 10 miles,and the stunning seaside port and harbour of La Rochelle is 35 miles. These properties can be booked together for larger groups or families holidaying together.

Shop 2km, café/bar and restaurant 3km.Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 4 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, 1 twin, 1 adult bunk.

All fuel and power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, radio, washing machine, freezer, microwave, private garden, shared garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome.

WAS
NOW
£280-£819
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
0
Les Musses Ref: F17200

Less than 20 minutes’ drive from the coast, and the resort of Royan, this simple house enjoys a rural position surrounded by cornfields. It is on a site with F17232 and the owners property, sharing the well-kept gardens full of flowers, and offers an open plan living room with patio doors on to a private dining terrace. This is an ideal base to discover the treasures of the Charente-Maritime. Marennes, with its oyster beds and salt marshes, is a short drive away, leading to Ile d’Oléron. There are miles of sandy beaches backed by the forest of la Coubre, stretching to La Palmyre and its zoo, while inland is Saintes with its old abbey.

Open plan living/dining room with clic-clac (double sofa simple bed). Sliding bay windows opening on to terrace with kitchen area. Double bedroom. Shower room. Separate WC

  • Large enclosed shared lawned gardens
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • M/wave
  • TV
  • T/cot
  • Car parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 4km N of Saujon (shops, cafés, restaurants, market, pool), 15km NE of Royan (casino, ferry to Médoc), 10km from Cadeuil (bird watching, lake, fishing), 25km from Saint Palais (riding, golf, beaches), 28km W of Saintes (Charente River, abbey).

WAS
NOW
£180-£520
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

Ideal touring base

Charente-Maritime

This lovely holiday bungalow is situated in a peaceful wooded area with a garden and furniture, perfect for dining outdoors. There is a restaurant close by for dining out if preferred.

It is close to many sandy beaches including Arnèche and Vergnes, the nearest being only 400m away. Located in the small fishing port of Meschers-sur-Gironde with breathtaking walks along the cliff.

Take a tour around the troglodyte caves, which were once inhabited by Protestants seeking refuge in the religious wars, and admire the beautiful coastline. For days out further afield, visit Royan (16km) Saintes (46km) or Cognac (60km).

Shop 1.4km and restaurant 0.3km.

All on ground floor: Kitchen/diner, shower room (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 3 double bedrooms.

Woodburner in kitchen, all fuel and power included in summer (at cost in winter), colour TV, washing machine, microwave, lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, on street parking. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£289-£839
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
3
Bedrooms
1
Pets
1

Peaceful setting

Charente-Maritime

This holiday property, part of the owner’s offers a rustic-style interior with stone walls and exposed beams.

The garden leads to shared grounds, which the peaceful waters of the River Boutonne run through - a river which fishermen will enjoy. The pretty village of Dampierre-sur-Boutonne is home to magnificent ancient monuments: discover the original windows and the sculptures at the St. Pierre church, illuminated at night.

There is a donkey farm close by, where you can take rides on a donkey or in a cart.

Shop and restaurant 4km.

Lounge/diner, second lounge, kitchen, shower room with toilet and basin. Mezzanine: Double bed, sofa bed in lounge.

Electric heating, all fuel and power include in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), video, DVD player, internet connection, enclosed garden, terrace, shared grounds, shared garden furniture, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: 5 steps to entrance. Sloping ceilings on mezzanine. River borders grounds.

WAS
NOW
£28-£429
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1
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.

WAS
NOW
£239-£22999
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