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200 Year Old Charentaise stone Cottage in the Countryside

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

The cottage is in the hamlet of Nadeau near to Montguyon ( 4 KM ) and has a large Intermarche near ( 2 KM ) The cottage is set in a large garden which backs on the woodland. It is ideally placed for visiting the wine region of St Emilion, Bordeaux and Cognac. The stunning countryside that surrounds Nadeau is characterized by rolling hills, forests and farmland and is perfectly suited to outdoor pursuits such as walking, cycling, hiking and horse riding. There is a leisure lake, Beau Vallon, as well as a golf course and zoo within driving distance of Montguyon.

Sofie Baker
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really had a wonderful time at your house!!!! We travelled a lot and went to: Lacanau, Royan, St. George, Arcachon, Bordeaux, Blaye, St. Emilion, Aubeterre sur dronne, ... there was a lot to see!! A few days of our holiday we only stay at the house enjoying the silence and still relaxing. The house is super nice. The cooking area, washing machine,...everything works fine. We were very amused to have so many antik things around us. This makes a special charme of your house! Your neighbours are very friendly and obliging.
Aug 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Le Fouilloux in Charente-Maritime

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Toilet separate from bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Large double bed with linen provided. Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 garden chairs
  • limited accessibility
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • swimming


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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200 Year Old Charentaise stone Cottage in the Countryside
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 11 reviews

Comfortable and very spacious

  • 4 of 5

we really enjoyed our stay at Nadeau, the cottage has been renovated very thoughtfully and is a peaceful relaxing space. The bed was really comfortable and the light and spacious kitchen had all facilities needed. Like others have said you definitely need a car to drive to attractions but also can walk/cycle right from the door in lovely countryside. We particularly enjoyed the "Voie Vert" reclaimed railway track that is now a walking and cycling track of 34 kms that runs close by the area from Cerat in the south to Brabieux St Hiliare in north. The Owner Sofie was very flexible and friendly responding quickly to any queries, especially important as we booked only a few days before arriving.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I have just returned home and the cold is a shock after 3 weeks of sunshine and a daytime temperature of 25-27 degrees, in October! Kind regards Sofie
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Very lovely area

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage all provided. Lovely helpful neighbours would go again.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Sofie
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Pleasant gite

  • 3 of 5

This gite was a charming peaceful place to stay. It had some lovely character features and a modern kitchen. It is situated about an hours drive from Bordeaux and Cognac. The nearest town is about 7 mins by car and has three very good bakers and a small market on Wednesdays (there is also a bakers van that delivers most mornings). The larger town(Montendre) is about 20 mins by car has a much larger market on Thursdays.

There is a large supermarket and fuel station within 5 mins drive.

Although there is no pool, there is a beautiful lake nearby (7 min drive) with a beach and beach bar/restaurant. I would recommend this gite as a base to use to visit the region provided you are prepared to drive between 30 mins and 90 mins. There are some amazing sights to see such as the citadel at Blaye which has a whole medieval town inside it. (Totally unexpected) or the very unusual Prambulator museum at Chateau Madeline. This was discovered by accident as we just turned up to try the wine and got a private tour of the museum totally free!!!.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and I will add Blaye to my recommended places to visit. I visited the Citadel a long time ago but on a Sunday in March when everything was closed but the Judas trees were covered with blossom. I must go again. Kind regards Sofie
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The cottage is really lovely; comfortable,modern with French charm.

  • 4 of 5

We loved this delightful cottage. It was very peaceful and was just what we needed for restful week. We visted nearby sleepy villages and also busier towns like Royan.your neighbour was very helpful and a delight to talk to. Beau Vallon was an equally nice place for a lakeside dip and meal. The supermarket was surprisongly big and was very handy nearby. The weather was up and down. When it was hot it was very hot but the tree In your garden provided lovely shade. Drinks on the patio area as the sun was going down was also enjoyable. When it was chilly, The log fire was just wonderful

The evening t.v. was disappointing but we utilised the DVD player and had a great laugh watching 'The Thin Blue Line.' All in all a wonderful week. Many thanks for the use of your lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. I am pleased you had an enjoyable stay at the cottage. Kind regards Sofie
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lovely house and garden

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable stay. We enjoyed visiting the wine region and the coast.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2014
  • Date of Stay: September 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very positive,

  • 4 of 5

We were delighted with the cottage and had a very enjoyable holiday. It was clean and well maintained with clear information provided for guests.The rooms are spacious, the bed and furnishings comfortable and the kitchen well equipped with easy access into the garden. The week we were there was a bit chilly so the log burning stove was well used and made the cottage very cosy.

We enjoyed the experience of staying in such a charming old French hamlet. The local people were very friendly, particularly our immediate neighbour, Mme Louoissier, who could not have been more helpful. Nadeau was easy to find and centrally placed in terms of the local places of interest which we visited. We would particularly recommend Aubeterre sur Dronne, St Emelion and Royan.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
56 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Saint Aigulin
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
N10 motorway from Montlieu-le-Garde
Nearest Restaurant
19 Kilometres
Chateau Chalais
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Beauvallon near Montguyon
Car: necessary

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne - one of the most photographed villages in France . Balconied houses in the old style adorn Aubeterre which lies on the ancient pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. A remarkable structure here is the unusual 12th century Église Monolithe hewn out of the rock under the castle. Aubeterre has a number of good restaurants and small shops and a small Sunday market. During the summer months there is music in the main square in the evenings.

There is a pleasant riverside beach at Aubeterre with good leisure facilities and canoe hire.

At the hilltop town of Brossac , there is a lovely lakeside beach with snack bars, sailing dinghies and pedaloes again with great bathing and facilities (large flume and play areas for children)

Beauvallon near Montguyon a converted sand quarry that has sandy beaches, swimming lakes, pedallos, cafes and bars


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Le Fouilloux, Poitou-Charentes

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Standard rate
30 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
low season
2 Sep 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £53.43
cleaning £26.72

No Smoking
No Pets

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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