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Make a holiday villa in Mornac your home away from home

Situated between Nantes to the north and Bordeaux to the south, Mornac is a lovely holiday destination on the west coast of France. Here, visitors can enjoy world-class beaches, wine, cuisine, and the best of French culture all in one area. HomeAway has an impressive collection of holiday villas in Mornac. These holiday homes range from affordable 1-3 bedroom homes, to extravagant mansions and villas. Common amenities include Internet access, water views, and close proximity to vineyards. Holiday villas in Mornac are a great choice as an alternative to the beach resorts of the South of France and Brittany.

Things to do in Mornac

Holiday homes in Mornac are ideally located for visitors who want to get the most out of their holiday to France. It is extremely close to the famous wine-growing region of Bordeaux, as well as beautiful seaside towns like La Rochelle, as well as a multitude of fairy tale chateaus and other sites of cultural interest.

-Maison Hennessy is one of the popular attractions in the area. This region of France may be best known for its wine, but it is also where cognac rose to prominence. Not far from Mornac holiday apartments is the town of Cognac, where the cognac brand Hennessy still operates. Visitors can tour the company’s warehouse facilities and learn how cognac is crafted before taking a boat trip across the river to visit Hennessy’s museum and boutique.

-The Musee d’Angouleme is a good place to gain a perspective on the history of this part of France. The museum, in Angouleme not far from Mornac, which is housed within a beautiful historic building, contains exhibits on the archaeological significance of the area, as well as many examples of fine art and artefacts from around the world.

-The Monolithic Church of Saint Jean of Aubeterre is an impressive church carved from a limestone cave in the 12th century, and much of it still remains intact nearly 900 years on. Visitors gain access to an interior built on an enormous scale with numerous hallways, vaulted ceilings, and curved archways.

-Chateau de la Rochefoucauld is beautiful both on the inside and out. This stunning French chateau looks like it belongs to a fairy tale princess. Complete with priceless artefacts and heirlooms, the chateau is still owned by the Duke and Duchess of Rochefoucauld. Each room in the chateau is exquisitely decorated and is a photographer’s dream.

-Vineyard Tours are an essential feature and no trip to Mornac would be complete without at least one. Bordeaux is just a little over an hour away from Mornac holiday homes, and many vineyards are even closer. Dozens of vineyards and wineries welcome visitors in this part of France, and have facilities where patrons can taste local grape varieties, wines, and more.

The Weather in Mornac

Mornac enjoys high temperatures above 15°C between April and October each year. Those heading to the beach will want to do so in July or August, as this is when sea temperatures are at their most pleasant. Rain is common throughout the year, with each month averaging around 15 days of precipitation per month. The winters in Mornac are chilly, but seldom dip below freezing and holiday villas in Mornac are heated for colder days and nights.

Getting to Mornac

La Rochelle Airport, which services flights from London, is a 1.5 hour drive from Mornac and the closest airport in the region. Bordeaux-Merignac Airport and Nantes Atlantique Airport are 2 and 2.5 hours away from Mornac, respectively. Another option is to fly to Paris, and take the TGV directly to Mornac in just 2.5 hours.

    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    House #1839040
    1
      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      Bungalow #1939621
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 5
        House #549160a
        2
        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
          • 4 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 10
          Villa #1021064a
          9
            Excellent! 4.6/5
            (18 reviews)
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Apartment #1379923a
            18
            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (42 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #56866
              42
              Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                (9 reviews)
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                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Cottage #6505251
                9
                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                  Exceptional! 5/5
                  (5 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  House #6739294
                  5
                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (5 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 2
                    Cottage #6879979
                    5
                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Chateau / Country House #8088129
                      3
                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 5 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 14
                        House #8134927
                        1
                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (8 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Cottage #8045495
                          8
                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Cottage #6526231
                            2
                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Cottage #8093461
                              2
                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                House #1853046
                                9
                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 9
                                  Farmhouse #6121365
                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 2
                                    House #2469703
                                    4
                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (18 reviews)
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Cottage #6648296
                                      18
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (11 reviews)
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                                        • 4 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Cottage #55158
                                        11
                                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 6 BR
                                          • 3 BA
                                          • Sleeps 12
                                          Multiple rentals Cottage #70005
                                          3
                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 12
                                            Farmhouse #6860816
                                            1
                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 3 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Barn #6982555
                                              2
                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                (10 reviews)
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                Cottage #8058916
                                                10
                                                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  House #1021668a
                                                  7
                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    House #637481a
                                                    6
                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (15 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #6395481
                                                      15
                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        House #1006460
                                                        12
                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Cottage #1870255
                                                          4
                                                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                            • 5 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                            Farmhouse #8167428
                                                            4
                                                            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                              Cottage #1054293
                                                              8
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Cottage #1131928
                                                                1
                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Barn #1622060
                                                                  2
                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    Farmhouse #8209243
                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Multiple rentals Cottage #70005
                                                                      17
                                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (15 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Multiple rentals Cottage #846239
                                                                        15
                                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (5 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                          Cottage #8094445
                                                                          5
                                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Cottage #8001862
                                                                              • 6 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                                              Chateau / Country House #1009623
                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                Multiple rentals Cottage #846239
                                                                                9
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Cottage #8157604
                                                                                  3
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                    (13 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Cottage #678347a
                                                                                    13
                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (12 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 8 BR
                                                                                      • 6 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 18
                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #8111717
                                                                                      12
                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 9
                                                                                        Cottage #689610a
                                                                                        7
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (9 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          Barn #8128811
                                                                                          9
                                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Farmhouse #8125767
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                                              House #1411578a
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (12 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 7 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 14
                                                                                                Chateau / Country House #7723
                                                                                                12
                                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                  (7 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 12
                                                                                                  Barn #8069525
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Cottage #8073431
                                                                                                    16
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (4 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Farmhouse #8082280
                                                                                                      4
                                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Enchanting cottage surrounded by spectacular views

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We've had a lovely relaxing break staying in a beautiful gite. After a long drive, we were received by Wendy and Dave and welcomed into their gite along with a well received welcome pack. My daughter and I and our dog Daisy wanted a break away from the stress of commuting and our London life and this we definitely had. The private pool was the order of the day as temperatures were in the 30's most days. The accommodation provided is perfect, the kitchen facilities are just right and inside the gite is cool throughout, this was most appreciated by Daisy. Wendy and Dave provide just the right amount of privacy but also very friendly and approachable when needed. We would also like to thank the gorgeous Archie and Eric for their entertainment. Returning in the future when my batteries need recharging again is a definite possibility!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      What a fabulous holiday!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We stayed in Nathalie’s gite for 10 nights and had a fantastic time! The gite was great, exceptionally presented and had everything we needed, and more…… Our kids loved the outside space, from the swimming pool to the swings to the sand pit. Our kids loved playing with Clovis & Scarlett, not forgetting Curly! Nathalie is the perfect hostess, simply beyond our expectations. If you are looking to stay around this area, just book with Nathalie you won’t be disappointed.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017