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Large Traditional Holiday Home With Good Size Pool



Updated: 12-Apr-2017
  • Sleeps 16
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

About the property

House in La Chataigneraie, Vouvant, Vendee, Pays de la Loire, France - Generously Proportioned House Offering Excellent Space Both Internally And Outside

A traditional house, the property sits on the edge of the town of la chataigneraie. with far reaching views over the local countryside from the rear the property sits on a plot of approximately 1 acre. To the front of the house is a large secluded, south facing walled garden with a large pool. Inside the property offers generous accommodation with all the rooms in the main house having high ceilings and large proportions, giving plenty of space for any number of guests. To the side of the house is an attached annex, which provides additional sleeping and living accommodation.

About the Owner

Priscilla Benham
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 April, 2017

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Activity and Interests


The Vendee is especially know for its beeches and can be reached within 45 minutes to 1 hours drive from the house. One of the best beeches can be found at La Tranche ser Mer and has some of the cleanest beaches on the Atlantic coast, which regularly receive blue flag status. The beaches closest to the town are ideal for children and are gently sloping with protected waters; it also has the bonus of having every amenity close by. The shops, restaurants and cafes are all close to the beach, so


By Ferry


Driving time approximatley 6 hours


Driving time approximately 5 hours 30 minutes


Driving time approximately 4 hours

St Malo

Driving time approximately 3 hours 40 minutes


Driving time approximately 5 hours 15 minutes


La Rochelle

Flights available from London Gatwick and Stanstead

Driving time approximately 1 hour


Flights available from London Gatwick and Stanstead

Driving time approximately 1 hour 20 minutes


Fontenay-le-Compte - Half an hour drive

La Rochelle - 1 hour

Puy de Fou - 45 mins

Further Details:

Local Area


There are two Supermarkets in La Chataigneraie. Super U and Intermarche. Super U is the largest of the two and during high season both open on Sunday with Super U also staying open at lunch.

Visit Fontenay-le-Compte for larger hypermarkets such as Leclerc and Hyper U.


There is a sports field in the town where you can find tennis courts (no booking fee), a public pool, running track and football pitch. The sports fiels is within walking distance of the house.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 1
1 Mar 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 2
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Bookings are Sunday to Sunday
A non refundable deposit is payable at the time of booking with the remainder payable no later than 8 weeks prior to the arrival date.

Changeover Day:

Notes on prices:
Prices vary for Christmas and New Year. Please contact the owner for prices information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 12-Apr-2017


Property Type

  • house


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - wc, twin basins, bath, separate shower Bathroom 2 - wc, basin, bath with shower Annex bathroom 1 - wc, basin, shower Annex bathroom 2 - wc, bath, basin


  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 16 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedrooms 1, 2, 3 and 4 all are large rooms with double beds and bedroom furniture. Each of these bedrooms are located on the first floor of the main house. In the annex there are two further bedrooms, one double and one twin room.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets considered

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Dogs welcome Outside: To the front of the property is a private walled, south facing garden which is home to the large pool. There is also a patio for outside eating and BBQs. To the side of the property is a small plum orchard where you will the washing line. This is also where the log stores can be found for those of you staying through the winter months. At the rear of the property is a large field suitable for football and other ball games. Within the garage you will also find a table tennis table. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Clean linen is provided on every change over day and every Sunday if your stay is for longer than one week.

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