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Large family friendly house sleeping 22 with private pool

People22
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms8
Separate WC's8
Space 7,534 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Private Pool

Overview

About the property

Spacious gite sleeping 8-22 people set in private vineyard

Located in the South-West of France, Les Deux Châtaigniers is large Charantaise bastide set in private grounds in the rural French countryside. The house, split into two wings, sleeps 8-22 people.

Each wing provides spacious accommodation, perfect for large family holidays.

The house sleeps a maximum of 22 people (11 in each wing). Each wing has two double bedrooms and 2 twin rooms, a fully equipped kitchen and spacious living room. All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms.

Set within a small vineyard, the house also has large private swimming pool (15m x 7m) that overlooks the vines and parkland of the estate. WiFi is available throughout the property.

Les Deux Châtaigniers, is located in the South West of France in the Charente Maritime region about 30 minutes drive from the long, sandy beaches of the Atlantic and benefits from a micro climate that makes it one of the sunniest parts of France.

More Details

Owner
Ruth weinstock
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 April, 2017

Why Ruth weinstock chose Saintes area

Having holidayed in France every summer as a family during the 80s and 90s, when my husband and I finally moved to France in 2000 we wanted to create the perfect holiday home based on our years and years of experience renting a variety of gites in France.

We designed the property to provide a quiet, relaxing and peaceful holiday space, to cater for all the family. A large pool for the kids, outdoor space and bbq for the adults, and large rooms to provide that much needed moment of quiet to relax. Les Deux Chataigniers is near enough to civilisation to make shopping at markets and visiting the beach a pleasure, but set within a tiny hamlet that provides a private holiday gite, away from the pace of daily life.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Saint-Quantin-de-Rançanne in Charente-Maritime

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 7534 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tiled Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 22 people
Bathrooms:
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 8 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Toilet 2 - Toilet
    Toilet 3 - Toilet
    Toilet 4 - Toilet
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 5 - Toilet
    Toilet 6 - Toilet
    Toilet 7 - Toilet
    Toilet 8 - Toilet
  • All bedrooms have own en suite bathrooms and toilets.
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , En suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , En suite
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , En suite
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , En suite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , En suite
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed , En suite
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , En suite
    Bedroom 8 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , En suite
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 20 garden chairs
  • 15 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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Location

Nearest Airport
110 Kilometres
La Rochelle
Nearest Ferry
400 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Train
32 Kilometres
Saintes
Nearest Motorway
16 Kilometres
A10 J36
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Meschers
Car: necessary

Les Deux Châtaigniers is a large house, set within a private vineyard with private pool, sleeping a maximum of 22 people, situated in the countryside of the Charente Maritime and can be reached easily from the A10 motorway. Halfway between Pons and Gemozac, it is ideally located for access to the many attractions of the South West region of France. The many Atlantic beaches are approximately 30 minutes drive from the house. Nearby highlights, apart from the wonderful coastline, include Cognac, Saintes, Royan, La Rochelle, the zoo at La Palmyre and Bordeaux. The nearest towns are Gemozac which has a regular Friday market and Pons which has a twice weekly market. Both towns also have good supermarkets and general shopping. The nearest boulangerie is in Champagnolles – about 3 minutes away. The area is known for its vines that produce cognac and the local speciality Pineau de Charentes. If you are here when our own grapes are ripe you are very welcome to try them.

Other Activities: sailing, windsurfing and water skiing 40 minutes away

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Saint-Quantin-de-Rançanne, Charente-Maritime

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid
27 May 2017 - 17 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,400
for 7 nights
£3,400
 
 
High
18 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,400
for 7 nights
£3,400
 
 
Mid
1 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,400
for 7 nights
£3,400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Prices quoted are for 22 people. Single wing occupancy available for rental at a reduced rate, with a maximum of 11 people. Please contact for further details. Security deposit £250

50% on booking and 50% eight weeks before arrival. All payment by bank transfer in euro equivalent of published sterling price.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Special Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

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