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Flocon de Sable

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7 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 13
Sainte Marie de Re, Ile de Re, Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Flocon de Sable is made of 2 separate villas situated at either end of the luxury heated swimming pool. The ideal holiday for 2 or 3 families to enjoy time together and at the same time being independent. The main villa has stone, and wooden floors, the second villa has tiled floors and terracing around each house. There are seven bedrooms; One with super King-sized bed, four with king-sized beds (three of which open onto the terrace and garden), and one bedroom with two single beds, and a one with one single bed. Two en-suite bathrooms, and three shower rooms. Wardrobes and cupboards can be found throughout the villas.

The properties are only rented together as 1 property.

The 2 living areas compliment the Ile de Re decor, of ceilings with beams, and doors leading out onto the terrace and garden, both living rooms are open plan to l...
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Listing #HL38572
About the Owner
Ian D
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2007
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Reviewed January 27, 2013

The owners were very accommodating and welcomed us warmly. Everything was in good order, clean and comfortable. The owner was very friendly and helpful in getting us settled, finding a caterer for an anniversary celebration, a French teacher for our grandchildren.... The property was well...More

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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house is equipped with i-pod connection and a Play Station 2 with a selection of games.
Our beds are of the following sizes ; 3 king size beds (160 cm x 190cm), 1 double bed (140cm x 190cm) and 6 single beds (90cm x 190 cm),
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    3 Showers
    1 Full
    4 Queens
    1 Twin
    1 King
    1 Crib
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  • Towels and bed linen (beach towels not included) 20€ per person: $23 / stay - Fee
  • Security deposit on arrival, returned immediately on day of departure where no damage is caused: $1,158 / stay - Fee
  • End of stay cleaning : $208 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
Ile de Ré, off La Rochelle is linked to the mainland by a bridge. It offers an idealized version of French life. Cars are in the minority; most people use the cycle paths that criss-cross the island’s vineyards, pine forests and salt flats. Ile de Ré salt is now predictably fashionable in gastro circles. The ice cream is hand made and the glorious sandy beaches - all open to the public - are well suited to shrimping and picnics.

Just 15km long and a mere 100 metres at its narrowest point, the island of Ré is home to 16 000 people. The residents congregate around ten main large villages, including St Marie de Ré on the island's southern most tip.

On Ré's southern side you will find many expansive beaches and on its northern side many yachting harbours. Though most visitors arrive...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 6.2 mi
Railway: La Rochelle: 7.5 mi
Ferry: St Malo: 279.6 mi
By Car
Approx. distances from
Caen to Ile de Re: 5 hours, 290 miles
Calais to Ile de Re: 7h25, 450 miles
Cherbourg to Ile de Re: 6 hours, 320 miles
St. Malo to Ile de Re: 4h20, 220 miles
Boulogne to Ile de Re: 7 hours, 430 miles

La Rochelle is situated half way between Nantes and Bordeaux on the on the Atlantic coast of France. Ile de Re is connected by a toll bridge.

Cost of toll bridge 2007 (return):
Summer € 16.50
Winter € 9.00

By Plane
www.easyjet.com: Bristol and London (Gatwick ) to La Rochelle
www.ryanair.com: Dublin and London (Stansted) to La Rochelle
www.flybe.com: Birmingham and Southampton to La Rochelle

From the airport in La Rochelle it takes about 10 minutes in the car. Cars can be hired at the airport but it is best to book in advance before leaving the UK.

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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