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Beach villa with heated pool, la tranche-sur-mer

11 reviews
La Terriere beach - just a few minutes away!
Rear garden with sunny and shady areas
Location - short walk or cycle to beaches, town and lovely forest walks
Nearest beach - great for surfing and body boarding
Downstairs ensuite bedroom with level access to garden and pool area
Children's Room
Twin Room overlooking pool
Kitchen from Dining Area
Upstairs ensuite bedroom with panoramic views
Comfortable sitting Room with games, books, English and French TV, and unlimited wi-fi
Dining Room (table extends to seat up to twelve)
pool at night
shady terrace for al fresco dining
cycle track at rear of garden leading to beach or town
The best beach restaurant ever (at Quercy Pigeon)!
fun in the pool!
front of house with parking for three or four cars
the bike trailer (can also be used as a stroller)
cycling in the Marais nearby
selection of bikes provided for your use
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
La Tranche sur Mer, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
'L'Etoile de Mer' is a recently-constructed, five-bedroom, three-bathroom, detached villa, with a private, heated pool and wooded gardens front and rear. Located on the edge of La Tranche-sur-mer in the charming hamlet of La Terriere, it is within easy walking or cycling distance of a superb beach and also the shops, bars and restaurants of the town. Beautiful forest walks and cycle trails are on the doorstep, leading to the beaches and beyond. Several nearby beaches to choose from suitable for families, sun worshippers and surfing dudes alike! Our pool has lovely surroundings and a shaded terrace and is fully fenced and gated to keep your little ones safe, while you relax!
About the Owner, David C
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL105447
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Stansted UK
Level 6 Contributor
119 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2017
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We stayed here in July/August 2017. We had perfect weather but I think this place would be perfect, no matter what the weather. There are so many items to keep you happy and occupied. Excellent bikes, body boards, table tennis table, floats, indoor games, DVDs, books and every piece of equipment you would want on holiday. Great BBQ I really...

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2017

I loved it here; from the pool to the hammock, the comfort of the loungers, the roof terrace that shows off the best sunsets, to the relaxed and beautifully designed bedrooms and interiors. But the best bits are all the additional details - the boules set, the bikes that come with a carriage to carry little ones, the kitchen that...

Julian T
Hungerford, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 3, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Our family party of 10 stayed for two weeks and did not want to go home!!! The property is lovely, large salt water pool, heated, large rooms, various bikes to use whilst you stay and well equipped kitchen. Rounded off with Humax Set Top Box so you can watch your soap of choice!!! Our 4 x 4 year old toddlers...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per week
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Jul 15, 2017 -
Sep 1, 2017
high season
7 nights
Sep 2, 2017 -
Sep 22, 2017
late summer
7 nights
Sep 23, 2017 -
Oct 20, 2017
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment may be made by Paypal, bank transfer or cheque.
Non-sterling payments are also possible, by arrangement.
Where possible, we prefer to let the high season in minimum two-week blocks.
Booking deposit is 25% of rental. Balance is payable 12 weeks before holiday commencement.
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About the neighborhood
La Tranche-sur-Mer is a very typical, unspoilt, family-friendly seaside town with a very 'French' atmosphere. In the summer months the town organises many activities, mostly free, including live performances ranging from folk and jazz to rock bands. There is an excellent twice-weekly market and a wide variety of good restaurants, bars and shops. In La Terriere itself there is a baker, bar and hotel/restaurant. Our local beach 'La Terriere Plage' is, without doubt, the best in the area. It is well-supervised, has a large car park and several snack bars and two surf schools. The beach is huge and it is easy to get away from the crowds, if you wish. There is an official 'clothing optional' area a short distance from the main beach.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 39.8 mi
Railway: La Roche sur Yon: 25.5 mi
Ferry: St. Malo: 188.3 mi
La Tranche is ideally located on the west coast of France, far enough south to enjoy a different climate but close enough to be within reasonable travel distance for families. The nearest channel ferry port is St.Malo at 3.5 hours drive time with Cherbourg, Caen, Roscoff and Le Havre being up to 1.5 hours more. It is also possible to travel from Calais within a day. <BR>Travel arrangements by a combination of train and bus are quite possible, although some of our guests have preferred to take a taxi for the last stage to La Tranche itself. Bringing a car is not essential as everything is within easy cycling or walking distance. If our bikes do not suit you, others can be hired locally. Cars can also be hired locally for day trips, even from the the local supermarket!<BR>The nea... more
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: 0.7 mi.
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