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We had a lovely relaxing week in this property. The rooms were comfortable and we had our own small private garden. The gorgeous swimming pool was very popular with our 3 children and us! A nice rural area, we had walks and runs from the property as well as visiting interesting places nearby. We hope to return sometime.
Thanks Jean-Luc for a brilliant 2 weeks. The house was really lovely with everything we needed. The pool was just amazing - lovely and warm and huge..!! We couldn't get the kids out of it as you know..!! :) We are still eating your wife's lovely jam and marmalade..thank you..!!
I would thoroughly recommend a visit to this property. It has everything you need. It is very private, but the hosts are available within 5 minutes if you need anything. The gardens, tennis court and pool area are lovely and secure (separate to the patio area) in case you have young children. The patio area is lovely for cool lunches under the shade of the trees. The pool was massive and the water crystal clear and lovely and warm. Inside the house are 3 upstairs bedrooms which are all very nice. There are 2 really powerful showers which is always a bonus. There's a lovely lounge and kitchen and a further room as well. The decor throughout is all very good.
The real bonus is the village and surrounding area. There are a number of restaurants (best is probably Patio d'Arcais, right opposite - 30second walk.., but you need to book early!). There is also a handy (but expensive) mini-supermarket 1 min walk away. You can hire bikes at a choice of 2 places (again walking distance from the house), and explore the Marais, and you can also hire boats...which is great fun. La Rochelle, Chatelaillon plage, Ile de Re (Plage du pas des Boeufs is great) are all well worth a visit and only 45m mins. Fouras is also really worth visiting for the beach and fort (if your kids are slightly younger) and is only 55mins.
All in all a really excellent, memorable holiday....we will most likely return..!!