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La Ruche

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Three bedroom traditional Charentais house with two storey tower and mezzanine situated in peaceful countryside south east of La Rochelle. Three star classification approved by Poitou Charente Tourism Organisation. Royan beaches 20km, Saintes 15km, golf, Saujon 8km, swimming pool, supermarkets. Nancras 1.5km village shops. Local activities include golf, fishing, walking and cycling. Bordeaux 90 mins, la Rochelle 1 hr. Discount for couples by arrangement. Flexible dates considered. Kitchen/breakfast room with fitted kitchen, gas stove (bottled gas cylinders outside), dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric toaster and kettle. Table and 6 chairs . Separate toilet and bathroom off kitchen. Lounge/diner: Three seater sofa, easy chairs and TV Cupboard with books and games. Larg...Three bedroom traditional Charentais house with two storey tower and mezzanine situated in peaceful countryside south east of La Rochelle. Three star classification approved by Poitou Charente Tourism Organisation. Royan beaches 20km, Saintes 15km, golf, Saujon 8km, swimming pool, supermarkets. Nancras 1.5km village shops. Local activities include golf, fishing, walking and cycling. Bordeaux 90 mins, la Rochelle 1 hr. Discount for couples by arrangement. Flexible dates considered. Kitchen/breakfast room with fitted kitchen, gas stove (bottled gas cylinders outside), dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric toaster and kettle. Table and 6 chairs . Separate toilet and bathroom off kitchen. Lounge/diner: Three seater sofa, easy chairs and TV Cupboard with books and games. Large farmhouse table with bench seating. Two double bedrooms in tower, both with double beds and curtained door access, 1 with en suite shower room on ground floor ( suitable for those with limited mobility.).. One single bedroom with 120cm bed. Two 120cm beds on mezzanine. First floor: One single bedroom with 120cm bed. Two 120cm beds on mezzanine. One family bathroom. Open sided steep staircase with handrails and stair gate at top. Oil fired central heating. Open fire place. TV (French only). Radio and CD player. Sun loungers, garden furniture and barbecue in enclosed garden for sun bathing and outdoor eating. External laundry room with boiler for central heating and washing machine. Firewood store. Hard standing for parking. This is an extended stone built property for those who like a rural location. The main room was a wine store containing a wine press dating back to the late 19th century. The tower was added in the 1970's by the previous owner and modern additions by the current owner. There are farms nearby. Caretaker is French speaking only. More
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DAVID W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Toaster
Fireplace
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There is a wide range of activities for all tastes. On the coast there are huge sandy beaches ideal for surfing as well as sheltered coves ideal for children. Royan is the main resort along with smaller family friendly seaside towns like Meschers with its caves and St Palais. The coastal pine forests provide plenty of walking ,cycling and picnicking and you can visit the open air zoo of La Palmyre. The air is clean as there is no industry. Temperatures in summer can reach 30-35C. Go out on the marshes and visit Brouage now inland but formerly the port from where Champlain sailed to discover Canada, or the picturesque village of Mornac sur Seudre populated by artists and craft shops. There are many historic sites to visit - for example Talmont with its hollyhocks and old fortified...
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