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The Big Wood ~ Small Barn: 2 * rated comfort for couples or small families.

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The 10 X 5m pool is open from May until Sept. and is checked daily for cleanliness.
Le Grand Bois swimming pool and gites.
1 of 19The 10 X 5m pool is open from May until Sept. and is checked daily for cleanliness.
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
'La Petite Grange' is a one bedroomed gite, bathroom en-suite, with additional sleeping in the living area on a single day bed or double sofa bed. It is ideal for a couple or a small family, house hunting or sightseeing. You can enjoy a relaxed holiday by the swimming pool, enjoy a book and a glass of wine in our large wooded garden,or use as a base to explore the many attractions of the south west of France. The Charente is the second sunniest place in France, next to the Cote d'Azur with its undulating landscape of beautiful sunflowers and vineyards. The gite is well equipped and has a woodburner, satelite TV in English or French, DVD player and WIFI and a box of games. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 48157998500013... 'La Petite Grange' is a one bedroomed gite, bathroom en-suite, with additional sleeping in the living area on a single day bed or double sofa bed. It is ideal for a couple or a small family, house hunting or sightseeing. You can enjoy a relaxed holiday by the swimming pool, enjoy a book and a glass of wine in our large wooded garden,or use as a base to explore the many attractions of the south west of France. The Charente is the second sunniest place in France, next to the Cote d'Azur with its undulating landscape of beautiful sunflowers and vineyards. The gite is well equipped and has a woodburner, satelite TV in English or French, DVD player and WIFI and a box of games. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 48157998500013More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Smoking is only allowed outdoors and pets MAY be allowed only if agreed at the time of booking with the owner.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Linda M
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

Made very welcome by Linda and Ian from the moment we arrived. They were also very knowledgeable about the local area and couldn't be more helpful. Accommodation was very clean and comfortable, lovely quiet location with nice swimming pool. One of the best holidays we...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Andy P
Culture445780, VR Owner at Le Grand Bois~ Petite Grange: 2* rated comfort for couples or small families., responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Thanks Andy for your comments. It was great to get to know you and we hope to see you again soon!!

Reviewed 20 September 2018

This was our second visit to this lovely gite. Impeccably clean and a wonderful place to stay for a relaxing break. Ian and Linda are great hosts: very hospitable,helpful and welcoming. The pool is a lovely bonus. We bring our dogs, but you would never...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 2CauntonSmiths
Culture445780, VR Owner at Le Grand Bois~ Petite Grange: 2* rated comfort for couples or small families., responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

It was great to see you here again! Don't worry, it won't be long now till you can buy your own little piece of Charente, but in the meantime, you will always be welcome back here!!

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at La Petite Grange. Linda and Ian are wondeful hosts who looked after us very well. Always helpfully on hand but never obtrusive. They happily booked us into restaurants, when requested, and assisted us when we had a problem with...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank 2CauntonSmiths
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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Date of stay: August 2015
Reviewed 8 September 2014

The gite was in pristine condition and out hosts Linda and Ian were most helpful with any questions we had. The facilities within the gite were first class and there was really nothing they had not thought of that we would have needed.

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank wendy_whiting
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Playground
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
EVENTS Throughout the year there are lots of organized events in and around the Charente; THE WEEK LONG COMIC/CARTOON FESTIVAL IN ANGOULEME. THE BASTILLE DAY CELEBRATIONS. THE BLUES AND JAZZ FESTIVALS IN COGNAC. THE EUROPEAN HOT AIR BALLOON CHAMPIONSHIPS.(Every 2 years,just a few kms away) THE CONFOLENS FESTIVAL OF INTERNATIONAL DANCE AND MUSIC. SHOW JUMPING AT CHALAIS. THE HUGE FIREWORKS TO MUSIC DISPLAY AT ST. YRIEIX. VINTAGE AND VETERAN CAR RALLY AROUND THE RAMPARTS OF ANGOULEME. GASTRONOMADE WEEK - THE CELEBRATION OF FOODS FROM AROUND THE WORLD. THE THREE DAY AGRICULTURAL FETE AT BARBEZIEUX. AND lots more local Fetes and Brocantes (flea markets).
Getting around
A car is generally required but you can also hire bikes and follow mapped out routes for cyclists.Cycling is, after all , the national sport here.
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