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

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
Bedroom 1 Double Room 2 Private £82.86 7 nights minimum
Bedroom 2 Double Room 2 Private £82.86 7 nights minimum
Bedroom 3 Double Room 2 Private £82.86 7 nights minimum
Bedroom 4 Family Room 4 Private £82.86 7 nights minimum

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 a picnic lunch, with activities and all linen included.
 
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.
 
Our large mill house has an extensive tranquil river frontage on the edge of open countryside and woods, but just 2 minutes walk to the town centre. Our gardens are far reaching with mature trees, open spaces for badminton, cricket, football and boules.
 
We have a 10 x 5.5 x 1.2m solar heated swimming pool with terrace and barbecues for the use of guests.
 
Price includes free use of bikes, swimming pool, hot tub, fishing rods, river boats, kayaks, sailing dinghies and windsurfers for those with experience.
 
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 available locally and you can visit the local vineyards. The golden Atlantic beaches or the Venise Vert are only 20 minutes drive.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

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

Large dining table in our breakfast lounge or eat outdoors in our pleasant gardens where tables and chairs are provided.

Living rooms

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

Bedrooms

Two double, 1 twin and 1 family room all pleasantly decorated each with their own shower, wc and washbasin. Tea and coffee-making facilities plus linen is provided.

Bathrooms

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

Entertainment

Swimming, cycling, bird-watching, fishing, river-boating, kayaks, sailing, hot tub, ball games, some board and card games along with some books.

Garden and outside

Our extensive gardens alongside the river include two islands accessed by bridges.

Parking and garages

Parking is close to the house.

Visitor suitability

Ideal for families, couples or groups.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Meals

  • Shared pool

Activities

Cycling

Family activities

Fishing nearby

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

Fishing on-site

Golf

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

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Bois de Beaulieu

Watersports

Wine tasting

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

The Owner Recommends

Location and activities

Edge of market town, 8km north of Lucon south Vendee. Activities include swimming, cycling on safe routes, fishing, walking, wine-tasting and boating.

Nearest restaurant

Le Viviera 10 minutes walk.