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Private Cottage With Private Heated Swimming Pool, large Gardens And Games Room

Overview

Property

Updated: 05-Oct-2016
3 bedrooms, sleeps 7. suitable for less mobile as all on one level, WIFI

Escape to your perfect holiday retreat in the beautiful, rolling countryside of the Northern Charente.

We offer a renovated stone cottage with 3 bedrooms, located on the edge of the picturesque and tranquil village of Chiche. Set at the end of the lane in the grounds of our farmhouse, La Pomerie is full of character and equipped with all modern facilities, in idyllic, peaceful environment, yet close to all the activity you and your family may wish for.

Our cottage property sleeps up to 7 in spacious comfort, with use of the large walk in HEATED Swimming Pool. The pool is 10m x 5m, with 1.6m depth and roman steps which is great for young children and babies. This large stone property was renovated recently but retains such traditional features as internal stone walls, wood burner fireplace,(logs available for a small charge) and lots of exposed beams.

Fully equipped kitchen including cooker, fridge freezer, toaster, coffee maker, dishwasher, washing machine,

Single level accommodation, Large living area with fire, Satellite TV, DVD. Kitchen/Dining area with ample seating for eight.

Large Double bedroom with additional Single bed.

Modern shower room with large walk in shower.

2 Large Twin bedrooms with optional cot.

WIFI

Spacious open plan area with doors to private terrace and garden area.

Barn is a games room including dart board, table tennis.

Beautiful well kept gardens

OUTSIDE: Private terrace and garden area with views over open countryside, for relaxation, complete with tables, chairs & BBQ.

Access to the large heated swimming pool is via a secure gate. The pool is totally private with for exclusive use of guests and is fully walled to provide both privacy and safety for child protection. A solar cover is also on the pool.

Located in a tranquil, idyllic setting yet within easy reach of the attractions of the Poitou Charent and Vendee regions of France. Situated in the village of Chiché, between the medieval town of Parthenay and the bocage town of Bressuire. Chiché has 2 informal Restaurants, a small Vival Supermarket, Post Office, Bank, Pharmacy, 2 Boulangeries, 2 Hairdressers, Estate Agent, tennis courts and a large General Store. The nearest town of Bressuire is 10 minutes drive away with numerous restaurants, shops and supermarkets. The medieval town of Parthenay with its many attractions is 20 minutes drive away. Nearest Restaurant, bar and shops are all located 1 mile away in Chiche. More information on Vendee attractions, beaches, activities etc can be found at the top of this page in the links box to the right. The area is excellent for walking, cycling, fishing, boating, swimming etc. Only a 1 mile walk to a picnic area by the river with benches and boules pitches. In just over an hour, you can be on the fantastic, sandy West Coast beaches. The world renowned Puy du Fou leisure park and amazing son et lumiere are close by and highly recommended. As is, Futuroscope at Poitiers. You may like to visit some of the many rivers and lakes in the area, which boast good fishing, walking and cycling. The Venice Vert, with its miles of interlocking canals and waterways, is a great place to visit for all these activities. For those with a love of architecture and good shopping (especially French markets!), the chic city of La Rochelle is approx 1 hour 15 minutes away. Closer to home, are Poitiers, Niort and historic Parthenay or Fontenay Le Comte. ACTIVITIES: Fishing - Pescalis A Tourist Park which combines fishing and nature and also has an aquarium, shops, restaurants and miniature port. (15km) Water Sports - Cebron Golf (27 hole) - Vasles Maziers Horse-riding- AmaillouxParthenay (20km) Tennis - Amailloux Para motoring (BMAA approved courses) - Le Chillou LOCAL SIGHTS Parthenay (20km) - medieval quarter; C13th citadel and castle; museums Bressuire (10km) - C13th church and chateau Airvault (15km) - C12th abbey and museum; C12th bridge Thouet Valley - medieval villages and chateaux Saint Loup (12km) - C16th century chateau and gardens. Saint Jouin les Marnes ( 30km) C12th abbey Thouars (30km) - C17th chateau; medieval church and streets Oiron ( 38km) - C17th chateau/modern art gallery; C16th church Bougon ( 61km) - 5000 year old tumuli; museum of pre-history Vasles ( 42km) - sheep village; “garden of senses” EXPEDITIONS Poitiers and its “FUTUROSCOPE” Niort and the Marais Poitevin (“GREEN VENICE”) Saumur, Chinon, Fontevraud and the chateaux of the Loire La Rochelle, the Ile-de-Re and the Atlantic coast The Vendeen Hills and the spectacle of “PUY-DU-FOU” Paris (only one and a half hours from Poitiers on the TGV!) and Euro Disney

GUEST REVIEWS

We really enjoyed our 2 weeks at La Pomerie. With so many things to do we were spoilt for choice and will have to return to visit all of the places that we didn't manage to visit this time! The house was just wonderful. Family Naget

Thank you for a great holiday. The kids (and adults) lovely the pool and spent hours in there and soaking up the sun. We have already booked for next year! R Simms

Great holiday in a fantastic property. Very clean and well equiped. Enjoyed the games in the games room.

Thanks. Paul & Jean

Best holiday we have had. We've already recommended it to friends already. Fantastic value for money, especially with the private heated pool. Well done John. K Richards & Family

We have holidayed at La Pomerie twice now - both times had a fantastic holiday. Great property John and Thanks for all of your help. Family Black & Family Faulkner

More Details
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

About the Owner

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Guestbook comments from the manager

We really enjoyed our 2 weeks at your cottage. With so many things to do we were spoilt for choice and will have to return to visit all of the places that we didn't manage to visit this time! The house was just wonderful. Family Naget



Thank you for a great holiday. The kids (and adults) lovely the pool and spent hours in there and soaking up the sun. We have already booked for next year! R Simms



Great holiday in a fantastic property. Very clean and well equiped. Enjoyed the games in the games room.

Thanks. Paul & Jean



Best holiday we have had. We've already recommended it to friends already. Fantastic value for money, especially with the private heated pool. Well done John. K Richards & Family



We have holidayed here twice now - both times had a fantastic holiday. Great property John and Thanks for all of your help. Family Black & Family Faulkner
Jan 2015
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Poitiers at 35 Metres Nearest Barpub : Chiche at 1 Miles Nearest Ferry : st malo at 186 Miles Nearest Train : bressuire at 12 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Chiche at 1 Miles Car: necessary

La Pomerie is located in a tranquil, idyllic setting yet within easy reach of the attractions of the Deux-Sevres. Situated in the village of Chiché, between the medieval town of Parthenay and the bocage town of Bressuire. Chiché has 2 informal Restaurants, a small Vival Supermarket, Post Office, Bank, Pharmacy, 2 Boulangeries, 2 Hairdressers, Estate Agent, tennis courts and a large General Store. The nearest town of Bressuire is 10 minutes drive away with numerous restaurants, shops and supermarkets. The medieval town of Parthenay with its many attractions is 20 minutes drive away.

Nearest Restaurant, bar and shops are all located 1 mile away in Chiche.

More information on Vendee attractions, beaches, activities etc can be found at the top of this page in the links box to the right

The area is excellent for walking, cycling, fishing, boating, swimming etc. Only a 1 mile walk to a picnic area by the river with benches and boules pitches.

In just over an hour, you can be on the fantastic, sandy West Coast beaches. The world renowned Puy du Fou leisure park and amazing son et lumiere are close by and highly recommended. As is, Futuroscope at Poitiers.

You may like to visit some of the many rivers and lakes in the area, which boast good fishing, walking and cycling. The Venice Vert, with its miles of interlocking canals and waterways, is a great place to visit for all these activities.

For those with a love of architecture and good shopping (especially French markets!), the chic city of La Rochelle is approx 1 hour 15 minutes away. Closer to home, are Poitiers, Niort and historic Parthenay or Fontenay Le Comte.

ACTIVITIES

Fishing - Pescalis A Tourist Park which combines fishing and nature and also has an aquarium, shops, restaurants and miniature port. (15km)

Water Sports - Cebron

Golf (27 hole) - Vasles Maziers

Horse-riding- AmaillouxParthenay (20km)

Tennis - Amailloux

Para motoring (BMAA approved courses) - Le Chillou

LOCAL SIGHTS

Parthenay (20km) - medieval quarter; C13th citadel and castle; museums

Bressuire (10km) - C13th church and chateau

Airvault (15km) - C12th abbey and museum; C12th bridge

Thouet Valley - medieval villages and chateaux

Saint Loup (12km) - C16th century chateau and gardens

Saint Jouin les Marnes ( 30km) C12th abbey

Thouars (30km) - C17th chateau; medieval church and streets

Oiron ( 38km) - C17th chateau/modern art gallery; C16th church

Bougon ( 61km) - 5000 year old tumuli; museum of pre-history

Vasles ( 42km) - sheep village; “garden of senses”

EXPEDITIONS

Poitiers and its “FUTUROSCOPE”

Niort and the Marais Poitevin (“GREEN VENICE”)

Saumur, Chinon, Fontevraud and the chateaux of the Loire

La Rochelle, the Ile-de-Re and the Atlantic coast

The Vendeen Hills and the spectacle of “PUY-DU-FOU”

Paris (only one and a half hours from Poitiers on the TGV!) and Euro Disney

HOW TO GET THERE

Nearest airport - Poitiers 40 minute drive

Other airports include Nantes and La Rochelle both 90 minute drive

All airports served by discounted airlines i.e. Ryanair, Easyjet and Flybe.

Nearest channel port is St Malo 3 hours drive

Caen 4 hours drive approx

Calais and Boulogne 6 hours drive approx

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 1
22 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Rate 2
20 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Rate 3
24 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Rate 4
8 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,400
for 7 nights
£1,400
 
 
Rate 5
2 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
We require a booking deposit and booking form to secure the booking. The balance payment will be due 12 weeks prior to rental.

Changeover Day:
The changeover day is a Saturday, outside of the peak season we are flexible with this.

Notes on prices:
Prices are in sterling and per week.
Prices include hire of all linen and towels (except beach towels), duvets, pillows, iron etc.
Security deposit of £200, fully refundable if no damage to property or breakages and left in a clean and tidy condition.
The owners will be on hand to meet you upon arrival and answer any questions you have or to provide you with any local information.

Booking deposit is required to secure the booking and a booking form to be completed.
Balance payment is due 12 weeks prior to rental

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • large shower room - Shower Enclosure
  • Modern shower room with large walk in shower. WC

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: * Large Double bedroom with additional Single bed * twin bedroom * twin bedroom Extra bed Cot Available

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: All accommodation is single level and open plan making it very suitable for disabled, elderly and young children. Outside: OUTSIDE Private terrace and garden area with views over open countryside, for relaxation, complete with tables, chairs & BBQ. Access to the large heated swimming pool is via a secure gate. The pool is heated and totally private for exclusive use of guests and is fully walled to provide both privacy and safety for child protection. Roman steps lead gently into the pool making it great for young children. A solar cover is also on the pool. * Barn with a games room including dart board, table tennis.... * Beautiful well kept gardens for various garden games. Ample parking. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Hire of bed linen and house towels are included in the rental price. You will need to bring pool/beach towels with you. Other: Games barn with table tennis, darts, table football possible..

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