Holiday Gite, private pool in the Vendée - LV004100

Lairoux (14km from Lucon), Vendée, Western Loire Reference: LV004100 Advertiser since: 13 October 2014
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Le Figuier Self Catering Saturday 4 8 3 Double sofabed

About this property

Character Gite with Heated Pool. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Le Figuier is a 4 bedroom gite full of character and charm perfect for a family holiday with the added benefit of its own private heated swimming pool, table tennis, swingball and two barbecues, one in the secluded back garden with lights in the trees perfect for night time dining.
Our house is set in a small village which has a bar/restaurant run by Nicola who serves wonderful Sunday lunches and moules frites on a Friday evening. The lively town of Lucon with its many boutique shops and restaurants and twice weekly market is a 10 minute drive away and the lovely seaside town of La Faute sur Mer with its long sandy beaches and numerous bars and restaurants, about 15 minutes drive.
The new O' Gliss Waterpark at Moutiers Les Mauxfaits and the Indian Forest Adventure Park are both less than 15 minutes away, not forgetting the lively resort of La Tranche Sur Mer with its wonderful sandy beaches, watersports and plentiful bars and restaurants



Kitchen and dining

French style kitchen with all mod cons including dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and coffee-maker
Table and chairs to seat 8 people

Living rooms

Open plan living room with beams and wood burning fire. Two sofas and armchair. Satellite tv, dvd player and selection of dvds.
Good selection of books and games.


Four bedrooms comprising 2 double beds and 2 twin bedded rooms, all with ceiling fans.


Main bathroom with bath, over bath shower, basin and toilet
Separate toilet
Separate shower room


Electric heating in all rooms and logburner in living room


Table tennis table

Garden and outside

Heated swimming pool with roman steps and sunloungers and parasols.
Secluded back garden with built in barbecue, large table and chairs and outside lighting.
Terrace at front of house with another barbecue and table and chairs

Parking and garages

Off street parking on drive for 3 cars behind gates

Visitor suitability

The house is all on one level so suitable for babies, toddlers and those with reduced mobility

Information about any additional facilities

All bed linen is included in the rental price but not towels - these can be hired from our key holder for a small fee


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool



Family activities


Name and address of nearest golf course: Nesmy - Golf Blue Green de la Domangere
Distance: 32 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Julie Twomey

We live in the UK but visit as often as we can. We have a lovely English couple who take care of the house and guests for us.

Year property purchased 2005
Why this location? The beautiful beaches, close to lots of activities and easy access from the UK.
Unique benefits of property Private heated pool and short drive to glorious beaches.

The Owner Recommends

Market Day

Market in Lucon on Saturday and Wednesday

O'Gliss Waterpark

New Waterpark in Moutiers les Mauxfaits- only 15 minutes drive

Indian Forest Adventure Park - only 15 minutes drive

The Indian Forest adventure playground near Moutiers-les Mauxfaits is set in 5 Acres of ancient Oak forest and is billed as the largest adventure park in France (similar to Go Ape) and is suitable for all ages with different levels of difficulty. There is also paintballing, archery, racing cars, maxi bungy, aquatic zipline etc. A great day out for all the family!