We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1 Vouhe B&Bs / inns

La Villa Cecile

1 Rue De Puyravault, 17700 Vouhe, France
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added La Villa Cecile to your Saves list
La Villa Cecile
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Ranked #1 of 1 Vouhe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
BusinessBrit London
Write a Review

225 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having booked late, and not quite knowing what to expect, we were absolutely delighted. The standards here and attention to detail would not be out of place in any five star establishment. Rooms are luxurious, bathrooms expensively lavish and everything crisply new and spotless. You feel you are the first person ever to have stayed in your room. Home-made breakfasts... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Redlynch, Salisbury
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My wife and I chose Villa Cecile for its quiet, rural village location in easy reach of La Rochelle and Ile de Re. We enjoy staying in B&Bs/chambres d'hote, especially small family run properties, and have stayed in many over the years particularly in France. Villa Cecile did not disappoint in any respect - hence our rating. This undoubtedly is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Who'd ever have thought that an ordinary looking house in a little village in rural France could be like this inside? The design and thought that went into this is quite staggering. The rooms are if possible even better than they appear in the photos, the French couple who own it (and who I believe did the design) are really... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Preston, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

When I walked into La Villa Cecile my jaw dropped. I had chosen it based on good reviews and it did not disappoint. It is simply stunning, straight out of "Grand Designs." My wife and I stayed 3 nights and the location is ideal for trips to Ile de Re and The Marais. I don't have the words to describe... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

if you want to be indulged at every level then stay at La Villa Cecile. The attention to detail is wonderful and the hospitality makes one feel right at home. Cecile's breakfasts are delicious and home cooked. A handy location to La Rochelle and the Ile de Re

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

We had a wonderful overnight stay. The detail and design creates a very stylish place to stay. The owners are so very welcoming. Rooms are excellent and the breakfast is delicious. Easy walking distance to le petite caprice restaurant makes this a must stay place!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We were scanning the net for a good value place to stay in La Rochelle before our morning flight back to london after a couple of weeks in the Charente region. We were drawing blanks! So we extended our search to a wider area and came across this absolute gem of a B&B. Situated just 30 minutes from La Rochelle,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

I had the pleasure of staying at the villa a few nights ago. The owners (Gerard & Cecile) are charming and welcoming, their warmth and their gentle labrador Zack (I may have his name spelt wrong) made for a perfect welcome. The villa is utterly immaculate and could not have been cleaner, tidier or more comfortable. The breakfast was excellent... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

La Villa Cecile is a truly excellent bed and breakfast. The hosts make great efforts to cater for your every need. Beautiful, quiet rooms, lovely breakfast, spotlessly clean and tastefully decorated. The hosts were friendly and helpful at all times. We received advice on local restaurants and what to see and do in La Rochelle and the area. There is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

Came accross La Villa Cecile more by accident and by searching the internet. Couldn't find a place to stay in La Rochelle, and La Ville Cecile in Vouhe popped up. It had many favourable reviews that attracted us. La Villa Cecile is without doubt the best bed & breakfast that we've ever stayed in. Excellent welcome from Cecile and Gerard,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage La Villa Cecile, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to La Villa Cecile? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about La Villa Cecile

Address: 1 Rue De Puyravault, 17700 Vouhe, France
Phone Number:
Location: France > Poitou-Charentes > Charente-Maritime > Vouhe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your La Villa Cecile reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

44 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (33)
View from room (3)
Family/play areas (1)
Room/suite (8)
Dining (2)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Bathroom (1)
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (12)
View from room (3)
Room/suite (3)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (5)