Our large 1 bedroom pretty cottage with ensuite shower room, large fully equipped kitchen, open plan living space with flat screen tv and sky tv, plus an internet connection, with an outside space for Alfresco dining and available BBq .
we are located in the pretty village of Saveilles in the countryside of Charente , our village boasts a spectacular 13th century
Chateau de Saveilles with regular guided tours by the owner,
perfect for those who want a relaxing holiday or for those who want more, there is loads to do and see,
We are close to the scenic village of Verteuil ( 20 mins) on the river Charente with a stunning Chateau and river views ,cafes, restaurants and shops , also is renowned for its tasty brioche
( quoted by TV chef James Martin ) "the best in france"
also canoes or kayaks for hire from ruffec town to coast the river to verteuil.
The town of Cognac gives guided tours of the vineyards of Courvoisier , Rémy Martin , Hennessy and Martell famous brandys.
10 mins away is another beautiful place of Chef boutonne with is
Chateau Javarzay with lakes and river walks also fishing , Chef boutonne has many shops bars, cafes and restaurants two large supermarkets also a chemist with a saturday open market and a large open air Lido .
45 min away is the La Vallee des singes (monkey park ) in natural settings ( no cages ) well worth a visit.
Our nearest major town is Ruffec (20 min ) has two hypermarkets, Mcdonalds, sports shop free parking also Ruffec old town is a beautiful area with shops ,cafes and a weekly market , further afield in Poitiers (45mins) the massive theme park Futuroscope voted The 2017 Top new attraction in Europe .
just down the N10 motorway is Angouleme with its ancient walled city shops restaurants and cafes just outside Angouleme is the
"Plan d'Eau" with a man made beach and large lake, swimming ,sailing, kayaking boating and cycle hire cinemas and much more.
La Rochelle, ile de re and Royan are on the coast only an 80 min journey away with clear seas and expansive beaches, cycle hire . perfect for seafood lovers many fish restaurants, shops, ice cream parlors and many other attractions, very popular with visitors to the Charente .
and much more to much to list.