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Dolphin Gites, Gite Tamaris, Vendee

Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
La Chaize Giraud, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
A welcoming and sunny gîte with convenient access to the landscaped gardens, table-tennis and heated swimming pool. The patio has a barbecue and is secluded by an attractive rockery. Two bedrooms (one with a king-size bed, the other with bunk beds and a single bed), lounge/kitchen with UK satellite TV and free WiFi.
Listing #HL613759
About the Owner
Cathy P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2012
Interaction with guests
Reservations are from Saturday to Saturday. The owners live on-site, speak English and French and are happy to give you help and advice, if needed. The swimming-pool is heated with a heat pump and its temperature varies from 26 to 30 degrees. Guests are invited for an informal welcome drink in the garden during peak season.
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

We stayed at Dolphin Gites and had a lovely time. The hosts are welcoming and friendly. The gites were comfortable, and each of the six gites had its own private patio area. The pool was lovely, and we used it most days. Dolphin gites is...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Hazel P
Cathy85220, VR Owner at Dolphin Gites, Gite Tamaris, Vendee, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Dolphin Gîtes and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed August 8, 2018

Recently returned from a fantastic family holiday at Dolphin Gites. We stayed in Gite Tamaris and found it very comfortable, super clean and very well equipped. Our children (6 & 8) loved the swimming pool, the table tennis & the garden play area. Very welcoming...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Cathy85220, VR Owner at Dolphin Gites, Gite Tamaris, Vendee, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future.

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

We have enjoyed our third family holiday at Dolphin Gites and yet again it did not disappoint. Lovely spacious gite, great gardens and pool, helpful welcoming hosts and a fantastic location. This year we explored the Chateau at Tiffauges, visited La Rochelle and had fun...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Louise C
Cathy85220, VR Owner at Dolphin Gites, Gite Tamaris, Vendee, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are really pleased that you had a relaxing holiday at Dolphin Gîtes and we look forward to welcoming you back next summer.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $251 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
The Vendee has many great opportunities for cycling, swimming, fishing, sailing, sunbathing, surfing and walking.
The Normandelière at Brétignolles sur-mer is a great beach with a créperie in the dunes. There is also a sea lake nearby which is ideal for young children. Other great beaches include the Grande Plage at St Gilles, and the famous bow shaped beach at Les Sables d'Olonne. There are miles of new cycle paths along the coast and through the countryside. If you like rambling, you will enjoy the scenic lake Jaunay.
The Puy du Fou Park is one of the most famous attractions the Vendée has to offer and is only a 70 minute drive from Dolphin Gites.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Nantes: 49.7 mi
Railway: Saint-Gilles-Croix de Vie: 7.5 mi
Ferry: Saint-Malo: 155.3 mi
Fly or drive? The choice is yours. You can fly into Nantes and hire a car, or you can drive from the UK crossing the Channel by ferry or tunnel. We are located about 3 hours drive from the Channel port of St Malo, and about half a day's drive from the other main ports of Cherbourg, Caen and Le Havre, 7 hours from Calais.There are daily flights to and from Nantes airport from the UK, USA and Ireland. You can fly into Nantes, hire a car at the airport for the duration of your stay at Dophin Gites. We are about 1 hour's drive from Nantes airport.If you are flying from the UK, look at Flybe, Easyjet or from Ireland, Ryanair for cheap flights.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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