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La Baie

Gite has a private terrace, covered and perfect for outdoor dining
5.0 of 5 stars
10 reviews
Gite has a private terrace, covered and perfect for outdoor dining
Enjoy the heated swimming pool May to September
Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher
Large lounge for pleasant evenings in
4 double bedrooms - with large comfortable beds
Large family bathroom, adapted for wheelchair users
3 of the bedrooms can be set as twin rooms
Large dining area - plenty of space for all
West-facing lounge opens onto terrace
Pool set slightly apart from the gites - in the sun all day
Quiet places to sit, relax and enjoy the view
Or, the barn offers sports activities under cover
Full size badminton court plus table tennis, snooker and table football
For smaller children there is a swing set and sandpit
Take a trip to a nearby chateau like beautiful Villandry
Or why not go wine tasting
Stunning sunsets most evenings from the lounge and terrace
Lounge by the large heated pool, or bring your inflatables for family fun!
Large number of bikes of all sizes avaialble to use - free
Take a walk through the front or back fields, there's plenty of space to enjoy
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
La Baie is the smaller gite at La Charriere and is set in the quiet french countryside of the Deux Sevres region. The property was once a farm and we now live on site and run 2 gites here. It's a great holiday getaway whether you are looking for a fun filled family holiday, a quiet romantic retreat or a fantastic France holiday with friends.

La Baie offers comfortable self-catering accommodation for up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms, has 2 bathrooms and a private garden. In summer guests have shared use of the heated outdoor pool and there is year round use of bikes and onsite activities including table tennis, snooker, badminton/volleyball and more! The setting makes it perfects for walks, horse riding and bikes rides; wine tasting and chateaux visits are all plentiful and we are happy to recommend great restaurants nearby for eating out...
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About the owner, Paul & Charlotte B
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 10 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 106 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL97040 by: Holiday Lettings
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Diane W
Kent, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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My family and I (two adults and a teenager) enjoyed a lovely holiday at La Baie recently. A very spacious, well equipped gite that kept lovely and cool in the hot weather. Lots to see and do including badminton, table tennis, table football, snooker, cycling and a beautiful swimming pool, not forgetting watching the lovely sunsets every night. I also... more

Ros A
Kidlington, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

The whole family loved this holiday. I loved space and facilities in the house and learning badminton in the airy sports barn. Dad enjoyed the sunsets, bbq, reading at the pool or jigsaws in the spacious lounge. Eldest son, in a wheelchair, enjoyed being able to come on holiday with us - the house was fully wheelchair accessible, and the... more

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

Visited for a week with two sets of friends and myriad small children. A great week - a real sense of space, tranquillity and the beautiful French countryside. the facilities were great, especially a larger-than-average pool and barn / gym, table tennis, pool table, bikes for all ages etc. The houses were in really good condition and there was plenty... more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Further details indoors:
Holiday gite includes:

* 4 bedrooms: 3 double rooms which can be set as twins or kingsize doubles, 1 double room with en-suite shower
* Family bathroom designed and equipped to be suitable for guests with level 3 mobility
*Additional WC
* Fully equipped kitchen with large dining area
* Spacious living room with separate lounge and dining areas, log fire and TV for watching videos/DVDs
* Private terrace and patio area
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Sep 5, 2015 -
Oct 23, 2015
early autumn 2015
7 nights
Oct 24, 2015 -
Dec 19, 2015
autumn/winter 2015
7 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please let us know your holiday requirements when making an enquiry. Be sure to tell us the number of adults and children (with their ages) in your party, and how long you wish to stay so that we can calculate the best prices we can offer you.

Please note that although this property sleeps 8 comfortably, it works very well for 2-4 people too, and out of season we may be able to offer a discount if only 1 or 2 bedrooms are required.
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How to get there
Airport: Nantes / Poitiers / Angers: 62.1 mi
Railway: Saumur: 37.3 mi
Ferry: Caen: 186.4 mi
By car / ferry:

Ferries to Caen, Le Havre or Cherbourg, then drive 4/5 hours. Detailed directions for all routes will be sent out with the booking confirmation.

Short hop ferry Dover to Boulogne - very cheap and a short crossing. The drive is longer but with the new autoroutes it is simple and quite quick 6hrs (if you are carefull going through Rouen!) Detailed directions for all routes will be sent out with the booking confirmation.

By air:

Fly to Nantes (Ryanair), Angers (with Eastern Airways from Southampton) or to Poitiers (with RyanAir from Stanstead). We can help you to arrange car hire, taxis to and from the airport, or for a small fee may be able to collect you.



Flights are also available to nearby Tour and La Rochelle with various comp...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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