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Traditional Holiday Cottage with Pool

Overview

Property

Updated: 19-May-2016
Cottage private in Aubigne, Nr. Chef-Boutonne, Deux Sevres, France - Peaceful Location and Very Private

Situated in the Poitou-Charentes region of the south west of France, the cottage is in a peaceful rural setting, surrounded by fields of sunflowers. Only 10 mins by car is the town of Chef-Boutonne where you will find the superb Chateau, banks, local shops, bars and restaurants, two supermarket are opened all week and one,also on Sunday mornings where you will find local fresh fruit, vegetables, local cheeses and fresh seafood direct from the coast. The property is set in its own grounds completely enclosed and very private. Enclosed with garden and pool at the rear of the property with plenty of private parking. The large established garden is surrounded by fields and woodland. There are several leisure facilities including a 5mx8m swimming pool, table tennis, badminton, bikes for all ages and pool table.

  • Sleeps 12
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

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About the Owner

Serious in work but frendly.There is no problem without solution

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1 Reviews

5
based on 1 holidaymaker reviews

5

Large garden & house; loads of things to entertain

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fantastic three weeks in Aubigne - we have being coming to France for many years, and this was up there with the best.

First off, there is Fabrice - the house owner. He is very friendly, possibly the most sociable of all landlords we have rented from. We had weekly chats in the evening in my poor french and his reasonable English! He loves the gite, as he has put his own labours into it.

The house itself is wonderful; the pictures here do not do it justice:

Inside: Plenty of space, a well stocked kitchen with a sofa to the side, upstairs and downstairs bathrooms, a brilliant living room with dvd/video/games/pool table/books.

Outside: The gardens are very large, I'd estimate around an acre. They are not overlooked and protected by an electric gate. A variety of plants and hedging breaks up the area. A badminton net is provided - which we had great fun playing doubles!

The pool is a decent size - it has a removable cover, nice to have when it is a bit cooler, but a bit awkward to remove when its sunny. Plenty of chairs, tables and sun-loungers.

A gas BBQ is provided, which I preferred over charcoal due to its speed and ease of use. I see this as a bonus! Picnic tables are provided under a shelter at the front of the house. A ping-pong table is there too.

A small shed housed a huge selection of bikes, around 16 of them! We used 5 of them to see the locality. Very conveniently, there is a track right from the gite's gates heading south that has no cars on it. It allows a safe cycle of around 2km towards the crossroads at Bret, which further leads to a forest. This was a great bonus, and we ended up cycling most days.

Our time there flew, a sign of a hassle free but entertaining holiday. It was the perfect blend of relaxation, exploration, fun, exercise, good company and fresh air.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : POITIERS at 60 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : CHEF BOUTONNE at 8 Kilometres Nearest Golf : NIORT at 40 Kilometres Nearest Train : NIORT at 40 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : NIORT at 35 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : CHEF BOUTONNE/BRIOUX at 8 Kilometres Nearest Beach : LA ROCHELLE/ROYAN at 100 Kilometres

Coast/Beach:

La Rochelle 1hr 30 mins. Royan 1hr 15 mins. Ile de Ré ile d'oléron la palmyre (Zoo) ect,,, 1hr 30 mins.

Travel:

Airports: Poitiers 45 mins. La Rochelle 1hr 15 mins. Limoges 2 hours. Tours 1hr 30 mins. All airports have car hire. Ports: St Malo 4 hours. Calais 8 hours. Caen 6 hour

Distances:

Aubigné is 9 km of Chef Bouttonne who is between Brioux (12 km), melle (16 km) and Sauzé Vaussais (12 km)

Further Details:

Chef-Boutonne is 9 kms from Aubigne where you will find all services, banks, supermarkets, bars, restaurants, doctors, dentists, hairdressers and tourist info office.

Availability

Rental rates

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7 night minimum stay
£547
for 7 nights
£547
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Bookings by email or telephone. A 20% deposit is required. The balance due at your arrival date.
I speaks and understands a little English, but i using a translator

Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover day. Arrival 2.00 pm Departure time before 10am.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in euros, And no additional tax for bikes or other thing

At your arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • eco tourism
  • horse riding

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • medical services

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Downstairs shower and toilet. 1st floor bathroom with bath/shower and wc.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8/12 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Bedroom 3 with double bed and twin bed. Comfortable sofa bed reads double bed in the lounge.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Lots of facilities for children. Outside: Lots of seating areas, outdoor furniture, gas barbecue. Large garden and swimming pool 5m x 8m . Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: .Linen and towels included.

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