Comfortable and homely villa holiday home. Three double bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms and WC. The family suite ( Oak) has an adjoining twin room for 2 children kitted out with toys and books. The lounge has furniture enough for everyone to relax, watch TV or play or read comfortably. The kitchen is fully equipped. The house is set in a large garden with garden games including a swimming pool - 4m trampoline, ping pong - swing and BBQ and private parking.
Gite du Calme is situated 10 km from Cognac and 11km to Saintes two fabulous villes - Cognac is great for the obvious reasons, for those who like alcohol and Saintes for its Roman architecture, it being the Roman capital of France, both villes are situated on the Charente river. There is stacks to for all ages - river activities - food markets bursting with local produce, great shopping, restaurants, cafes, Cognac tours and tasting plus a plethora of cultural, kid and teenage tourist attrations. The area renowned for its delicious local oysters and mussels, cheeses, breads, Cognac, Pineau it is a gastronomic pleasure. The Gite has a book of what there is to do or simply you can visit the informative tourist offices in Cognac or Saintes. Sitting by the pool overlooking the vineyards is a very good option! There are many music events while on holiday here - July offers 'The Blues Passion' 4 days of music around the ville day and night - The 'Fete du Cognac' in July also boast great musicians who play on a night stage on the bank of the charente, it is sublime! September brings 'Le Circuit des Remparts' d'Angoulême a feast of vintage cars racing along the streets and all the cars to wander around and chat with their owners. There are so many events we will let you know when you are here.