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La Maison Jaune

Private terrace
1 of 15Private terrace
Farmhouse -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Saint Hilaire des Loges, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
Set in an authentic rural location, near to the forest of Mervent and within easy reach of the the canals of 'Green Venice'. Just 5 minutes from a lake with beach and leisure facilities. The Vendee coast is accessible for day trips (La Faute sur mer 43 miles / 68km), as are the beaches of the Island of Re (1 hour). Easy access from La Rochelle airport (1 hour), so ideal for fly-drive. The local village is at just a 5 minute drive (bakery, shops, bar) and it's 20 minutes to the town amenities of Fontenay le Comte.

This beautifully restored stone farmhouse in traditional style has 5 bedrooms, 3 shower rooms and a spacious living area, accommodating up to 10 people. It has it's own large terrace area, leading to the private heated pool, which is fully fenced, and with a covered seating area. There is a large grassy area for...
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Listing #HL8613711
About the Manager
Martin Holmes (Property Manager Accord Services)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2006
Interaction with guests
The owners are available on site for any help or recommendations that you may need during your stay.
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We have been visiting gites in France for many years and this is probably our favourite one so far. The accommodation is perfectly set up with bathrooms serving the bedrooms conveniently and the three main rooms are of a very good size and are well...More

Thank IKB
Destination308380, VR Owner at La Maison Jaune, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We are glad that you enjoyed your holiday and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed November 1, 2017

Once again we enjoyed a short break in this beautiful gite: it is truly a home from home. Mark and Marian were on hand, as always, to offer excellent hospitality and advice for local attractions. Would definitely recommend and looking forward to our next visit....More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

We have been staying here with various family and friends for the last 12 years. I can't rate it enough! There are facilities for every possible situation, babies, children and adults! If the weather is good the well equipped pool is a delight and the...More

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  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    3 Showers
    2 Fulls
    1 Bunk
    5 Twins
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About the neighborhood
The Vendee is an ideal family holiday destination, being very easy to get to (just 3 hours from the ferry port of St Malo), yet far enough south to enjoy a great climate. There is also easy fly-drive access via the nearby airport of La Rochelle or also Nantes.
A few of the attractions nearest to this property:
Forest of Mervent, zoo and the amusement park Pierre Brun, (9 miles / 15km). Canals of 'Green Venice' (from 10 miles / 16km). River fishing - within walking distance. Vineyards of Pissotte (9 miles / 14km). Chateau de Terre Neuve at Fontenay (8 miles / 13km). History theme park 'Le Puy du Fou' (37 miles / 59km). Port and historic town of La Rochelle, aquarium and lots to visit (37 miles / 60km).
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 42.3 mi
Railway: Niort: 17.4 mi
Ferry: St Malo: 192.6 mi
Airport Nantes (1 1/4 hour)
La Rochelle airport (1 hour)
Ferry port St Malo (3 hours)
Nearest beach : Lake beach Lac de Chassenon 3 miles / 5km
Nearest amenities : St Hilaire des Loges 2 miles / 3.3km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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