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.
other travelers have booked this property

Maison Du Puits

Maison Du Puits facade
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
11 reviews
Maison Du Puits facade
Elegant dining room with Indian teak furniture
Large drive behind secure gates in fully walled and fenced gardens to front side and rear.
Chic Master bedroom with king sized bed and ensuite with large windows looking over the front garden
Kitchen Fireplace
Woodburner and butchers block
A little inspiration?
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Surgeres, Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Sympathetically renovated, this large period home provides a luxurious base with plenty of comforts including English satellite TV, DVD, VCR. Luxury furnishings and many amenities available on foot such as mini market, bakers, pharmacy, doctor and hairdressers.

Relaxing, sprawling house where you will be just as comfortable in the garden and pool, as in the many of the area's hot spots. Many child friendly extras being added in 2017 including stairgates, bed guards, sterilizers, toilet seat reducers, toilet steps, lots of toys, books and dvds - too much to list.

A fantastic fully equipped alfesco kitchen sits in the shaded courtyard complete with pizza oven, rattan lounge furniture and a covered teenagers hangout with pool table and table football.

Lots of childrens toys such as a play kitchen, a dolls house, art easel, rocking ho...
Read more
About the Owner, Tim C
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2007
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 3 properties
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL20413
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 11 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
cassey I
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Its a traditional french building with thick walls and large rooms. Despite being 32C outside the house was cool inside. Its well equipped and even has a separate fridge for drinks. A high walled area outside (not shown in the photos) has a table which is great for meals. We tried the outside pizza oven which after the fire turned...

Surrey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Just come back from a weeks holiday with the family (all adults now!), in France staying at Maison Du Puits. We had a great time, the house is so spacious and is like home from home with all it's provisions. Having the swimming pool was great, in which our family had much fun in reliving their childhood!! We especially enjoyed...

Management response:

Hi Jo Thanks for your kind comments and we are really pleased you all had a great time. Hope to welcome you back one day. Kind Regards Tim and Lucy


Report response as inappropriate
Jess L
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We stayed here for a week in early August and had a wonderful time. The house is in a very peaceful location but within easy reach of shops, restaurants and attractions. We spent a lot of time in the garden which is very sunny and pleasant, with a lovely pool. The house itself was immaculate and very nicely decorated and...

Management response:

Hi Jess Thanks for your review it means a lot to hear that people have enjoyed their selves at our property. We hope to be welcoming you back another time!! Kind Regards Tim and Lucy


Report response as inappropriate
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house consists of 2 large double bedrooms (1 is en suite) and one large quadruple bedroom which lends itself well to a family or a large room for all the children to share. Luxury bathrooms, one has a shower pod and roll top bath.<BR><BR>Large dining kitchen with wood burning stove, travertine floor, 2 fridge freezers ideal for storing lots of cold drinks, microwave, washing machine. 2 reception rooms with chestnut flooring and marble fireplaces. English satelite tv with dvd/vcr.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Show Rates

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
Default 7 nights
Apr 1, 2017 -
May 27, 2017
7 nights
May 28, 2017 -
Jul 15, 2017
7 nights
Jul 16, 2017 -
Sep 2, 2017
7 nights
View all periods
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
£200 damages deposit to be added on top of rental to cover breakages.

Please also note that the pool is only open from May to Mid October.
Hide Rates
About the neighborhood
Central to many attractions including the coast, Cognac, the Maras Poitevin, Aulnay forest, the area is flat and ideal for cycling. Quant hamlets and villages are dotted round sunflower and maize fields, many with little markets and bars.<BR><BR>La Rochelle has a dusk till dawn appeal and is ideal for shopping, eating and boat trips. 2 islands are connected from La Rochelle and nearby Marennes. Local seafood speciaties include Moule Frites which are outstanding in front of the habour.<BR><BR>Surgeres holds regular markets and has a good array of restaurants and public parks.<BR><BR>Aulnay is 15 minutes away and offers French charm in the form of markets, churches, forests and much more..<BR><BR>The Marias Poitevin is Frances answer to the Nor... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 34.2 mi
Railway: Villeneuve La Comtesse: 0.6 mi
Ferry: St Malo: 202.6 mi
4 hours drive from the port of St Malo (230 miles)<BR>5.5 hours drive to the port of Caen<BR>9 hours drive from Calais<BR>40 mins drive from La Rochelle airport<BR>1.5 hours drive from Bordeaux airport<BR>1.5 hours drive from Poitiers airport<BR>Brittany Ferries, Condor Ferries, Eurostar, BMI, Ryan Air
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 26.1 mi.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Payment Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
/ Week
Book Now
60 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
this property has payment protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.