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Pool, garden and cottage
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Pool, garden and cottage
Lounge with comfortable sofa bed, English TV, DVDPlayer, Selection of DVDs. Books and Games
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7 reviews
Pool, garden and cottage
Lounge with comfortable sofa bed, English TV, DVDPlayer, Selection of DVDs. Books and Games
Dining Area set to welcome you. French windows lead onto the large garden, BBQ area and Pool
Well equipped Kitchen Area with Fridge/freezer, Hob, Small Over/grill, Microwave and Washing Machine
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Bedroom with Comfortable Twin beds and ample storage
Shower room with basin, loo and cupboard
Another view of shower room
Enjoy the Spacious garden for guests only - outdoor games provided
Star gazing from our garden (taken by Tony Mitchell a guest 2014)
Historic Parthenay 20 mins: Enter the Medieval Quarter through a Gate set in ancient city walls.
Parthenay - 2 Big Carnival Parades over Pentacost - One in the evening.
Parthenay : Festival of Play - 2 weeks in July; the streets are lined with free games for all ages
Parthenay 14th July-Music, food, wine, Magnificent firework display against old Chateau  walls
Airvault 10 mins away-The Ancient Market Place next to underground fountain & 12th century Abbey
La Rochelle 90 mins: One of the prettiest towns in France. Visit Ile de Re and lovely local beaches
Maillezais, Abbey of Marais 60 mins: 1000 year old spectacular ruin set in the heart of Venice Vert
Valley of the Singes    Variety of monkeys and apes not kept in cages but on islands or free to roam
Chemin des Rosiers 60mins:Doue La Fountaine-Centre for rose growers & Garden of 100s of rose species
Angers chateau 75mins: Has beautiful tapestry rescued after French Revolution. Town has great museum
Fontevraud Abbey: Tombstones- Henry II, Queen Elleanor, Richard the Lionheart & Isabelle rest here
Machines of the Isle Nantes 90mins:Ride a Giant Elephant around town & see the other great models.
12th cent Abbaye de St Savin:Magnificent frescos cover the church ceiling. UNESCO Heritage site.
Parc Oriental de Maulevier-Largest Japanese Garden in Europe. Lakeside scultured trees and dragons.
\selection of adult & child bikes available.
Private Pool 5m diameter and 1.5  metre deep and BBQ area
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Parthenay, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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GordonS16...
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great little gite and Brian & Margaret were the perfect hosts”
Reviewed November 28, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Great Gite in great rural location owned by lovely people. The only time we have gone back to the same place 3 times.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Nov 28, 2017
Hi Gordon, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed yourselves again. You are welcome anytime. Best wishes, Margaret @ Brian
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4happypeo...
Glossop, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great Gite and Owners.”
Reviewed April 25, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Lovely gite. Well equipped. Very friendly and helpful owners. Lovely welcome treats. Superb rural surroundings.

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Management Response
Nov 22, 2017
Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. best wishes Margaret and Brian
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 for a stay in May 2018
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ericmH866...
Marseille, France
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55 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 28, 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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Management Response
Dec 1, 2017
Merci beaucoup pour votre généreuse critique. Nous sommes si heureux que vous avez vraiment apprécié votre séjour et vous êtes les bienvenus à revenir à tout moment. Cordialement, Margaret et Brian
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Reviewed November 5, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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Traveling group: Avec mon époux(se) / partenaire
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Management Response
Nov 6, 2016
Salut.
Nous vous remercions de vous examen aimable. Nous sommes heureux que vous avez aimé vous restez. Cordialement, Margaret et Brian
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