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Reviewed September 11, 2016

We stayed in Le Studio for one week to bike the beautiful surroundings of the Charente and Cognac. Perfect place: clean, complete, quiet, rural, great pool (it was 39 degrees)! Perfect hosts! A place to return!

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Myself, my husband and our 2 children, aged 7 and 10, stayed in Le Marronnier for 2 wonderful weeks at the end of August. We had the most amazing, relaxing couple of weeks in the gite and definitely want to return. On arrival our hosts, Phil and Glyn met us and took us to our gite, which far exceeded our...

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Reviewed August 28, 2016

We stayed at La Grange, Gites de Brives for a week in August 2016 and recommend it to anyone looking for top quality accommodation in a beautiful, relaxing setting. The Gite is spacious, comfortable, spotlessly clean, very well equipped and well maintained. The pool and outside areas and facilities are also to the same high standard. Phil and Glyn, the...

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stayed for a total of 11 days, one night B&B, a week in Le Figuier, and a further three nights in the B&B with our daughters aged 19 and 17. We had a wonderful time and Phil and Glyn were the perfect hosts. The gite is really lovely, spotlessly clean and very well equipped. A welcome pack with all...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We stayed in Le Marronnier for 2 weeks at the end of July/early August. We're a family of four with 2 children aged 18 and 15. We had a very relaxing holiday which was just what was needed as we had all had a very busy previous 6 months! When we arrived, we had a lovely welcome from Glyn and...

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Thank Lawrence_Sz
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 29, 2016

We stayed for four weeks with Phil and Glyn and had a really enjoyable time in this very quiet part of France. Close to Cognac town and an hour from the beaches. We stayed in La Grange, a three bedroom semi-detached gite which was spacious and very clean and tidy with all mod cons, British TV channels from Sky, good...

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Thank fredblogs123
Zug, Switzerland
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Phil and Glyn are the perfect hosts - always friendly, helpful and accommodating to the point of booking us a meal at an excellent local restaurant for our first night in case we needed it - which we did as we were exhausted after a long drive. They were always available to recommend interesting and beautiful places to visit which...

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Reviewed September 8, 2015

We booked the family holiday hoping for a perfect break, and we weren't disappointed. Glyn and Phil were great hosts from when we arrived until we headed home. The Gite was perfect, surrounded by fields of Sunflowers and Vineyards, the pool was as mentioned in other reviews spotlessly clean and warm. Many interesting places to visit in the area, great...

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 26, 2015

We are a family of 5 with 3 kids 10 years old and under and this was the first time we'd gone for a gite family holiday where there were other gites and families as we normally tent to stay in a self catering place on our own, with a group of friends or a hotel. We found the whole...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Made so welcome from the start, we were delighted by all aspects of this holiday and gite! Phil and Glyn are perfect hosts who cannot help enough, yet have the knack of showing up only when you need them. They provide a lovely box of food on arrival - teabags, coffee, milk, bread, local butter, wine and a delicious pot...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gites de Brives - luxury family-friendly gites (& B&B). We live surrounded by vineyards, sunflowers and swathes of wild flowers in the pretty village of Brives sur Charente, bordering the majestic Charente. Our luxury family-friendly gites are 10 mins from Cognac, sharing exclusive use of a large swimming pool, children's play area, boule court, volley-ball/badminton, table-tennis, football goal and gym in 6 acres (bikes for hire). Enjoy! All gites are well-equipped and have large, private patios with outside furniture and BARBQs for dining alfresco. All gites have have fast and free internet plus UK satellite TV )(Freeview). Share the tranquility and the wonderful climate of the Charente Maritime - relax in an idyllic, rural setting in Poitou-Charentes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gites de Brives

Address: 23 route des Romains | Brives sur Charente, 17800 Cognac, France
Location: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Charente > Cognac
Price Range: $49 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Gites of various sizes, all very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles fredblogs123, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“Le Marronnier is the most private family sized gite.”
 of 5 bubbles Amelia6758, Oct 10, 2014 | Read review
“The most roomy, originally decorated room was 1st floor at the end.”
 of 5 bubbles wendym97, May 16, 2014 | Read review
“Visit local hotels for daily specials”
 of 5 bubbles ronnieFalkirk, Aug 27, 2013 | Read review
“La Maronnier is the most private of the gites.”
 of 5 bubbles 95jackies, Aug 25, 2013 | Read review
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