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15-22 JULY 495€. 19-26 AUGUST 650€. Bungalow. Walk To Beaches,Restaurants,Shops

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 484 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Small House w/garden, 2 bedrooms, Great Location, Under 10 Mins Stroll to Family Friendly Sandy Beaches, Town Centre Shops, Restaurants, Market, Port. Wifi, UK TV, Royan

PRICE REDUCTION - 15 TO 22 JULY Now only 495€ up to 4 people, charges included.



Situated in the lovely seaside town of Meschers sur Gironde, near Royan, our self-catering holiday home sleeps 4 + cot. Great for a family or couples.

Single storey gite, decorated in sunshine colours. Two bedrooms, 1 double , 1 twin, space for a cot. Bed linen and towels included. Our self-catering gite has an equipped kitchen.

UK free serve tv and French tv channels. Free WIFI.

There is a small sunny garden with BBQ, table/chairs and sun loungers. Enjoy a glass of local pineau and al fresco eating.

Ideally located at 10 minutes walk to sandy beaches of the Atlantic coast.

Self catering couldn't be easier with all the town centre shops in 5 minutes walk – Super market, bakeries, butchers. Daily fresh produce market in the summer (5 times a week all other months) - fresh fish for the bbq, Charentaise melons and cheeses.

Leave the car and walk to restaurants, cafes, bars and takeaways. Over 20 in a 20 minute walking radius, including two beach bar restaurants, often with live music.

Super location, enjoy the beach whenever you want to, swim, build sandcastles, sunbathing, rock pooling, sailing lessons.

Near Royan, Meschers' pretty town centre, popular with French holiday makers, has banks, chemist, tourist office etc. Enjoy wine tastings, the pleasure port, boat rides, fishing, sailing or walk in the pine forests.

Leave the car at the house, there is plenty to do on foot or using local buses.

A short drive for surfing, windsurf, horse riding, tree adventure park, vineyard visits and more beaches. The interesting town of Royan is a 10 minute drive (train station). The zoo at La Palmyre, golf and 'la cote savage' (wild coast) are within half an hour's drive.

Days out to chic La Rochelle, Cognac distilleries, Romanesque Saintes, Bordeaux vineyards and shopping, Venise Verte for punting, fantastic Futurascope near Poitiers or Puy de Fou theme park. Other Activities: Sailing lessons -adult and children, kid's beach club, bowing alley with play area all at Meschers. Tree adventure park, quad biking, go-karting, paint ball. Indoor swimming pools at Saujon and Royan, Large indoor and outdoor swimming pool complex at Saintes, plus a heated sea water swimming pool at Royan. There is loads to do in this area, if you want to anything more than just relax.

15 au 22 juillet, que 495€, jus'qu 4, charges comprises.

19 aout au 2 septembre - 650€/semaine ou 1,150€ le quinzaine.

Maison plein pied d'environ 45m2 - décorés colorés.

Une chambre double (lit 140cm) place pour lit bébé.Deuxième chambre deux lits simples. Possible de mettre un lit bébé et un lit simple.

Salle de séjour ensoleillée avec TV Orange.

Wifi gratuite.

Coin cuisine équipée – four, réfrigérateur/congélateur, micro-ondes etc.

Salle de bains avec cabine de douche. 2 wcs.

Petit jardin avec chaises longues, coin repas, bbq, etc.

Petit garage avec machine a laver, parking vélo ou on peut garer une petite voiture.

Parking facile dans la rue, sens unique.

A savoir – il y a un droit de passage piétons pour l'appartement d’à cote sur le terrasse.

Animaux Interdits l’été, pas accord d'autres saisons.

More Details

Shelley Smith
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2017

About Shelley Smith

We moved to SW France from London in 2002 with our two young children. We live in the countryside, 1 hour from Meschers, but are always availabel if you need us and we will see you into our houses.

We had a successful antiques and collectables business, but craved the quieter life for ourselves and our children. As Carl was a builder before, it was no problem for us to do up our own houses.

We still love going to brocante markets and shops and continue our passion for old things by kitting out our houses and our home.

Shelley Smith purchased this house in 2005

Why Shelley Smith chose Saintes area

We love Meschers as it is a small town by the sea. Everything is easily accessible on foot - the beach, shops, bars, restaurants, supermarket, pleasure port and fresh produce market.

It is a great base for exploring the area too, there is so much to see and do if you want to go out and about. If not, it's a lovely part of the world to wander - pine forests, cave dwellings in the cliff face, or just sit and have a drink and watch the world go by.

Easy access by road (A16 motorway is 30 mins away), Bordeaux and La Rochelle airports.

What makes this house unique

No long hot car journey, enjoy the beach when you want, great for relaxing, playing, sailing, jet skis etc. available to hire either at Meschers or at nearby St Georges de Didonne.

Walk down to a local restaurant, or get BBQ provisions from the market or supermarket.

Relax in the garden or go out and about.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful place! The cottage was very clean and tidy, with a well equipped kitchen and a heavenly shower. Situated about 5 minutes from the town centre and the beach - placement couldn't be better. The area is beautiful and there is lots to see and do. Shelley met us there with the key and showed us everything we needed to know for the week. She was ever so friendly and helpful. We would stay there again in a heartbeat and would certainly encourage our friends to stay! Tiggy 12

We have just got back from a week at Rose Tremiere. The bungalow was as described in the ad, perfect for myself, my partner and our two young children. Hollyhock.

The port and the daily markets were also a good source of entertainment during both day and evening.The bar on the beach allowed the boys to play late into the evening whilst the adults relaxed with a glass of something. Steve
Feb 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Meschers-sur-Gironde in Charente-Maritime

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 484 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with jet massage shower, toilet and sink. Second single toilet. Hot water tank is on 24/7, no waiting for a hot shower.Towels and bath mat provided.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: One Double, one twin. Bed linen and towels provided. Room for a cot in the double room or with one single bed in the twin room. Cot provided free of charge, to be requested at time of booking.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Pets accepted out of main summer letting period. Beach toys for you to use. Outside: Small garden with bbq, table, chairs, loungers etc. Some toys and beach toys. Garage can accommodate a small car or motorbikes. Parking on oneway street outside the house. Car and bicycle rental details at the house. Now available at the super u supermarket at 5 mins walk. nb: there is a walking right of passage to the flat next door across the patio. Towels / Linen - provided within rental cost. : Cleaning service can be provided for 50 euros, inscription possible when you arrive. Duvets, pillow cases, tea towels provided. The house will be in a clean and tidy condition on your arrival, you agree to leave it in the same condition on your departure. Or charged cleaning option available. Cleaning products etc. are provided.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)


Characterful and Convenient

  • 5 of 5

Rose Tremiere is a characterful property perfectly situated in a quiet residential corner of Meschers between the shops, the port and the beach. It is well appointed, kept spotlessly clean and we took great pleasure in eating our meals below the trees in the garden. We enjoyed lots of walking nearby but also found it easy to drive to the many interesting places further along the coast in both directions.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Another great review for Rose Tremiere, these guests enjoyed the house and the garden. (nb the guests that stayed the previous week and left us a bad review because of the dogs next door failed to mention that they had two dogs with them)
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Good location but....

  • 2 of 5

Good location spoilt by dogs in adjoining garden who, if they were out, barked every time we moved.

Small house, quite cave like, which was clearly kitted out to a very tight budget. Beds not great, but it did have wifi and a TV.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have many repeat bookings, so must be doing a lot of things right - read our other reviews.The house is advertised as a small house, I wouldn't call it 'cave like' at all. Never had complaints about the beds, but I am buying new mattresses for next season anyway. Rose Tremiere has a great location, near to beach, shops, market, restaurants etcs I'm sorry if next door's dogs disturbed you. I did say that if you have ANY problems whatsoever to contact me - unfortunately this was not the case. If you had done so I'd have contacted the neighbours immediately to complain about their dogs.
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A relaxing holiday in a comfortable gite.

  • 5 of 5

We have just had a wonderful, relaxing holiday based at Rose Tremiere, situated in a peaceful location in Meschers. Shelley provided lots of useful information about the cottage and the local area in advance of our visit and also when she met us on arrival - it was good to have that personal contact. The property was clean and equipped as described on the website. The garden was an added bonus and the shade of the large tree invaluable in the high temperatures we experienced. It really is within walking distance of the beach, shops and port - we went for days without moving the car.

Rochefort (about 45mins / 1hour away) was a good day out. The walk to Talmont with all of the birds in the marsh area was also great - for a cooler day as there is no shade.

We would definitely stay here again if we return to this part of France. Thank you Shelley for such a warm welcome and a lovely base for our holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Relaxing Holiday

  • 5 of 5

The property is situated in a lovely Small French village, with great walking access to a stunning beach, lovely port area with restaurants and great views from the top of the road over the River Gironde. Supermarket/Petrol also 1 minute away. We have stayed here 4 years in a row and currently planning our 5th return. The village is away from the main stream tourist areas, but Royan can be accessed easily by bus (20mins) for 1.60 euro if you want to leave the car behind.

Lovely clean property, with great customer service.


  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great and honest review. We get lots of returning guests who love the house, proximately to the beach, town centre and restaurants. Looking forward to seeing you next year.
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Excellent location with great garden

  • 3 of 5

The location of this pretty, very clean and comfortable cottage is really good. Walk to restaurants, shops, market (small), port and beaches. Owners very friendly and make a real effort to ensure your stay is enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A peaceful French holiday home!

  • 5 of 5

This is a property that has everything you could need for a short holiday or longer term. All the equipment in the kitchen that you need, a very comfortable double bed & good bathroom facilities. We have spent 4 holidays here (2016 already booked) and cannot recommend it enough. The garden is an added bonus to idle a few hours away in. A supermarket is within walking distance, bakers and village life with restaurants, takeaway food and stationers, etc., are also a short walk away. The Port of Meschers, which also has restaurants is nearby as well as 2 beaches. You really don't need a car if you want to completely relax, but if you feel the need, there are numerous places to visit within a reasonably distance.

The booking process with Shelley is trouble free and any questions are answered quickly. All in all, Rose Tremiere is the ideal stay in Meschers and I promise, you will not be disappointed with this choice of accommodation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the super review. We hope we've hit the mark with Rose Tremiere, a lovely 2 bedroomed house. As this review states, easy walking distance to the beach, commerce and restaurants. Lots to do and see in the area, or relax in the garden. We must be doing something right as we have many guests who return year after year.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid May - early July
20 May 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
19 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Included in your rental - Wifi, bathmat, tea towels, mattress protectors, pillow cases, cleaning products, water, electricity, bottled gas. On request - cot and high chair.
Linen and towels can be hired at the time of booking.
Cleaning possible - 60€ Bookable in advance or on leaving.
Pets considered out of season

Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover in July and August
Flexible other months.
Check out by 10am, check in not before 4pm.
Notes on prices:
We suggest that you take out appropriate holiday insurance.
A refund will be made if the cancelled holiday can be rebooked. Any last minute price reduction will be deducted before a refund is made.
Cleaning can be paid for on arrival (60€).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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