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Maison Du Puits

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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
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Overview
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...
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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
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Listing #HL20413
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 11 reviews
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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...

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jotro2014
Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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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...

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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

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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...

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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

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Amenities
  • 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
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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
$815
£650
Apr 1, 2017 -
May 27, 2017
Mid
7 nights
$564
£450
May 28, 2017 -
Jul 15, 2017
high
7 nights
$878
£700
Jul 16, 2017 -
Sep 2, 2017
high
7 nights
$2,132
£1,700
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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.
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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
Access
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.
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