B&B millhouse with pool, nr La Roche-sur-Yon - LV001264

Mareuil-sur-Lay (13km from Lucon), Vendée, Western Loire Reference: LV001264 Advertiser since: 5 June 2003
Room name Type Sleeps Bathroom Prices from (per room per night) Additional info
Room 1 Le Tournesol Double Room 2 Private €50 Breakfast is included
Room 2 La Rose Triple Room 3 Private €50 Includes breakfast. 50€ for 2 guests, 70€ for 3.
Room 3 La Rose Tremiere Twin Room 2 Private €50 Breakfast is included
Room 4 La Glycine Family Room 4 Private €80 Breakfast is included

About this property

River Frontage Mill House & Heated Pool Offering B&B. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Comfortable B&B accommodation in our renovated mill house where each of our 4 bedrooms has its own en suite shower, wc and washbasin with one of the rooms comfortably accommodating 4 people.  We provide breakfast, and in addition, a picnic lunch can be ordered if required.
Our guests have use of a lounge with free wi-fi, English television and a kitchen with fridges, cooker, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave. Families welcome.
The mill house has plenty of character, and is situated on the edge of open countryside and woods, but just 2 minutes walk to the town centre. Our gardens have extensive river frontage with mature trees and open spaces for badminton, football.
We have a 10 x 5.5 x 1.2m solar heated swimming pool with terrace and there are barbecues and outdoor furniture for the use of our guests.
Mareuil-Sur-Lay is a picturesque wine producing town with bars, restaurants, supermarket, shops, Post Office and banks.  Ideal countryside for walking and bird-watching. Horse riding, golf and tennis are available locally and you can visit the local vineyards to enjoy the lovely wines of Mareuil. The golden Atlantic beaches or the Venise Vert are only 25 minutes drive away.
The Parks of Puy Du Fou and Futurescope are also within visiting distance.



Kitchen and dining

Guests have the use of a shared kitchen with 2 fridges, fridge-freezer, cooker, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, cutlery, crockery, pans and glasses. There are outdoor barbecues, either charcoal or gas.

In the lounge/dinning room there is a large dining table where we serve breakfast, after which it can be used by our guests if they would like to self-cater, or alternatively, eat outdoors in our pleasant gardens where tables and chairs are provided and there are barbeques.

Living rooms

Large lounge with leather sofas and chairs, along with free wi-fi and English television.


One double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, one double or triple bedroom and 1 family room, accommodating up to four people in a double bed and a bunk bed. All of our rooms are pleasantly decorated each with their own shower, wc and washbasin. Tea and coffee-making facilities plus linen is provided.


Each bedroom has its own en suite shower room with wc and washbasin. Additional downstairs wc and washbasin.


We have central heating and a log burning stove, as well as electric heaters in each bedroom.


Swimming, badminton, football, table tennis, bird-watching, and fishing are all available on site, and in addition cycling, river-boating, and kayaking can be arranged. There are also possibilities for pleasant walks locally.

Garden and outside

Our extensive gardens alongside the river are ideal for outdoor games or relaxing in the sunshine by the pool. There are also two small islands accessed by bridges which are home to ducks, goats and chicken.

Parking and garages

Parking is close to the house.

Visitor suitability

Ideal for families, couples or groups.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Meals

  • Shared pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Thiery Brocante
Distance: 4 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp, perch, roach, pike etc.
Name of nearest fishing location: River Lay

Fishing on-site


Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf de la Domangere la Roche sur Yon 85310 Nesmy
Distance: 16 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Centre Equestre Foret, Ste Gemme, 85400 Ste Gemme La Plaine
Distance: 5 km

Mountain biking

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Routes des Vins Mareuil sur Lay



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Bois de Beaulieu


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Vignobles Mourat, Route de la Roche sur Yon, 85320 Mareuil-sur-Lay
Distance: 0.2 km

The Owner Recommends

Location and activities

Le Moulin is situated on the edge of a small market town which has all amenities, 8km north of Lucon in the south Vendee. Activities include swimming, badminton, table tennis, fishing, walking, bird watching, and wine-tasting. In addition, cycling, kayaking and river-boating can be arranged.

Nearest restaurant

Le Viviera 10 minutes walk.