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La Bigorre Holiday Cottages

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Beautiful pool, alarmed and fenced
Extensive mature gardens
Children's swings and slide
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
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A small complex of four holiday cottages with a heated pool in a rural hamlet, just 30 minutes from the beaches of Royan, St Georges de Didonne and La Palmyre. We specialise in catering for families and have a superb range of equipment, toys and games for children of all ages. We aim to make holidays easier for parents so they can relax and be at home at La Bigorre. Surrounded by vines, sunflowers and corn, there's little traffic here, making it a lovely peaceful and safe place to be. Children are well catered for with our fully enclosed and alarmed heated pool, garden swings, table tennis, pool table, table football, boules and DVD library. There are also plenty of books for both children and adults. Alternatively, you may prefer to walk or cycle along the lanes amongst the vineya...A small complex of four holiday cottages with a heated pool in a rural hamlet, just 30 minutes from the beaches of Royan, St Georges de Didonne and La Palmyre. We specialise in catering for families and have a superb range of equipment, toys and games for children of all ages. We aim to make holidays easier for parents so they can relax and be at home at La Bigorre. Surrounded by vines, sunflowers and corn, there's little traffic here, making it a lovely peaceful and safe place to be. Children are well catered for with our fully enclosed and alarmed heated pool, garden swings, table tennis, pool table, table football, boules and DVD library. There are also plenty of books for both children and adults. Alternatively, you may prefer to walk or cycle along the lanes amongst the vineyards and sunflower fields. We have plenty of bicycles (adult and child size) that you are welcome to borrow. Our four cottages are: Farmhouse - 3 bedroom, sleeping 8 - Saturday changeover Well Cottage - 3 bedroom, sleeping 8 - Saturday changeover Stables - 2 bedroom, sleeping 6 - Thursday changeover in main season Grange - 3 bedroom, sleeping 8 - Thursday changeover in main season Prices shown are the maximum price for one week in our Farmhouse. For more detailed information regarding availability and pricing for each property, please contact the owners. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Full bath
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Reviewed October 7, 2019

We stayed in La Bigorre with our 2 small girls in Sept 2019 and had a wonderful time. Paula and Rob have thought of everything to make the accommodation so family friendly. We really enjoyed the mix of pool time, letting the kids explore and...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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labigorregites, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2019

Thank you for your lovely comments. It was lovely to meet you all and we’re so glad you had a good holiday. We hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

This was our first trip back to La Bigorre in 4 years and it didn't disappoint. We were met on our arrival by our hosts Paula and Rob with a welcome glass of wine - nice start to the holiday after a long hot drive....More

Date of stay: August 2019
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labigorregites, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2019

It was so lovely to see you again this summer and we’re so pleased you had a good holiday. We look forward to hopefully seeing you again soon!

Reviewed September 18, 2019

We are two families who came in August with our 11 and 9 year olds. We had a super time, the children loved the space, freedom and pool. We loved the tranquility and views. We enjoyed taking the bikes out on the quiet roads and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Many thanks for your lovely comments, we’re so glad you had a good holiday. We hope to welcome you back again!

Reviewed September 8, 2019

We stayed at La Bigorre in August with our 3 children aged 17, 11 and 8 in the Farmhouse. The accommodation was equipped with everything we needed and was exceptionally clean as well as being a lovely cool place to get a break from the...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Shazpez
LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Many thanks for your lovely comments, so glad you had a good holiday. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 7, 2019

Really enjoying our second visit to La Bigorre, our first visit was in the school holidays in May a few years ago and now it is September and the peak season is over but both times the location has been really peaceful and relaxing. Paula...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was great to see you again. Hope we can welcome you back again soon!

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Reviewed August 21, 2019

Located in a quiet Hamlet, it's a perfect base to spend a family holiday. We've stayed in two of the 4 gites - plus had a peak in the other 2 - and all have everything you would want to make it a relaxing and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Thanks so much for your lovely comments! It was great to see you all and hope we can welcome you back again 😀

Reviewed August 25, 2018

We booked La Bigorre after being attracted by it’s family friendly descriptions. We weren’t disappointed. There are plenty of toys, crafts, bikes and games to keep everyone busy. The site itself feels very safe and it was lovely to let our children (ages 4 and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Many thanks for your lovely comments! We hope to welcome you back again

Reviewed August 20, 2018

We found La Bigorre by chance 4 years ago and have been coming back every year since. The location is perfect - a quiet French hamlet but within easy striking distance of a market town complete with hypermarket (Gemozac) and a 30 minute drive of...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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LoveTravel636616, VR Owner at La Bigorre Holiday Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Many thanks for your lovely comments and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 15, 2018

La Bigorre is the perfect place for a family holiday. We went with our two children (girl 8, boy 5) and my father and there was plenty for the whole family to do. The location is beautiful and the cottages are spotlessly clean and well...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Management response:Responded August 20, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review - it was so lovely to see you all again! We look forward to sharing a glass of pineau with you again next year 😉

Reviewed August 8, 2018

We spent one week in The Grange gîte at La Bigorre in July, 2018. Rob and Paula and their children were perfect hosts - friendly and accessible and full of help, but also respectful of our space. The Grange is a spacious and comfortable three-bedroom...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank l0ve2fly
Management response:Responded August 9, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review - it was great to meet you and your lovely family and we would love to welcome you back again next time you're over the pond!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Staffed Property
Stove
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighborhood
There are many things to do in the beautiful Charente Maritime and we are within 30-40 mins drive of excellent beaches in Meschers, St Georges de Didonne, Royan and La Palmyre. The beautiful village of Talmont sur Gironde, La Palmyre zoo and the historic cities of Bordeaux, Cognac and La Rochelle are also within easy distance.
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