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Columba-Charming 2 bedroom Gite sleeps 5, near La Rochelle

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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Villeneuve la Comtesse, Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Columba ( 2 bedrooms) You enter via a glass door into the open plan lounge, dining & kitchen area, the stairs lead from the rear to the first floor which has a has a double bed in room 1, three singles in room 2, there is a bed sofa in the lounge. Sleeps 5, In the bathroom there is a combined bath/ shower and a pedestal sink, the w/c is separate with a hand sink, both are the ground floor. The total floor area is 72 mtrs sq approx.

The six gites are named after star constellations

We have a fantastic new solar heated, fully tiled, safety fenced swimming pool (12 x 8 mtrs) - which has a separate 'splash' pool (6 x 5 mtrs) for young ones. A half acre garden contains children's swings , a play fort, badminton & lawn tennis, a football net, a very large safety netted trampoline,and there is also a games room with table...
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Listing #HL1572082
About the Owner
Cathy G
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
Interaction with guests
As the Property owners we live in France full time. We live on site and are happy to help with getting the best from your holiday in France. David and his family moved to France in 2004. They found an old French manor house with surrounding outbuilds which had been empty for 35 years. He renovated our home and the on site gites and opened for bussiness with 4 gites in 2006, opening a further 2 gites in 2007 and has recently finished renovating gite number 7. Our gite complex is perfect for families and friends holidaying together and in the summer we enjoy the buzz and chatter of families enjoying themselves around the courtyard and in the pool and gardens. Cathy & David
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Great time had by all the family, clean and safe yet traditional with local facilities. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Abby C
Reviewed April 10, 2014

The Gite was charming with all we could need, Dave the owner was very accommodating and nothing was too much trouble.Just wonderful. Wish we could have stayed longer

Thank Lynne25_10
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
We provide bath towels, please bring your own beach towels and do not take our to the pool area or the beach.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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About the neighborhood
Rural location, in the summer surrounded by sunflower fields. Local village 2Km away where there is a co-op and boulangerie to buy your fresh bread in the morning. We have everything you need for a chilled away from it all holiday, Pool, bikes, table tennis, trampoline, and pet corner.
Getting around
A car is essential for sight seeing, but you may use one of our many bikes in the morning to ride to the local boulangerie for your bread.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 24.9 mi
Railway: Surgeres: 9.3 mi
The airports of Bordeaux (70 mins), La Rochelle (40 mins), Limoge (130 mins) are not too far away with good links to the A10 and N10.
By Air: Low cost flights to La Rochelle, Poitiers and Bordeaux, from Stanstead are fairly frequent.
By Rail: The TGV stops at Niort or Surgeres.
Car hire is available at both locations. (Europcar)
By Sea: The channel ports St Malo in three and a half hours, Caen and Le Havre in five hours and Cherbourg in about five and a half hours. All these ports operate overnight ferries where you can take a cabin
. For those coming by Eurostar, Calais is 7 hours away
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
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