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“Relaxing Holiday”
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Chalais, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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kreczak
Middlesbrough
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5 reviews
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“Relaxing Holiday”
Reviewed August 4, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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We have just spent 2 relaxing weeks at Le Petit Chene. The gite is fully equipped for a holiday home, with spacious bedrooms and living space. The gite has a lovely sunny terrace with private garden. The pool was large and lovely to come back to after a day of sightseeing. The area is fenced off with plenty of sun loungers and umbrellas. The owners have fitted a small fridge where you can take food/drinks while you sunbath.

The gite is only 1/2 miles out of Chalais which has a very good market on Monday mornings. The village has a number of good restaurants and a large supermarket which is open on Sunday mornings.

There is a lovely restaurant in Chalais, at the chateau which does a 3 course meal for 26 euros each. It is advisable to book as gets very busy.

There are many large towns / villages to visit within an hours drive and two river beaches with excellent facilities ie toilets and restaurants.

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Liked best: The pool area
Liked least: coming home
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 9, 2013
Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you all another year.
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tiphainem...
Rennes, France
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Non.
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Management Response
Aug 26, 2017
We cannot change the position of the pool nor the hardness of the water in the region. No other client this year has mentioned any odour from the fosse and this could not be confirmed by ourselves.
As regards the broken chair the damage was inside the cover of the chair and could not be seen but one of the arms of the chair moved significantly after the week of these persons stay and was in fine condition before. We assume it was done accidentally during an evening "bien arrose" as the French say shown by the number of empty spirit bottles removed from the property. The replacement chair from Ikea is advertised at €99 but as we are considerate owners and the chair was 4 yrs old we allowed 50% for "wear and tear".
I would not have these 6 young people as guests again as their attitude to peoples property is not acceptable - such as one male seen peeing through the fence of the swimming pool rather than returning to the house WC !
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