Holiday let in rural Aquitaine nr La Rochelle

Le Poire-sur-Velluire (15km from Fontenay-le-Comte), Vendée, Western Loire Reference: LV004864 Advertiser since: 14 June 2016
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
l'Aurore Self Catering Saturday 3 8 1

About this property

Family Friendly Gite Farmhouse Sleeps 8. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Our family friendly gite farmhouse is located on outskirts of rural village 'Le Poire sur Velluire' overlooking fields and the Vendee River valley.
Located on a quiet country road, the property is a converted longere, surrounded within its own land. You will have the property to yourselves, to relax undisturbed.
The property comprises of 3 very large and spacious bedrooms and 1 large family bathroom upstairs, and lounge and kitchen/diner downstairs.
Outside there is plenty of lawn to the front and a large grassy area to the side - ideal for a footy match!
Private above ground swimming exclusively for your use!

There are 2 villages nearby, Le Poire sur Velluire and Velluire, both within walking distance, for your essential baguette etc
Velluire has a fine dining restaurant on the banks of the Vendee River.
Fishing permits available. Boat rides on the river. Many rural walks.
Nearest large town is fontenay le comte 15min drive for major shopping.
We are only 35 minutes from La Rochelle and 45 minutes from the beautiful Vendeen beaches. 20mins from vouvant and its attractions. 40mins from Le puit de fou. 90mins from futuroscope them park.



Kitchen and dining

large kitchen equipped with full oven, dishwasher, mini oven, microwave, fridge freezer. Lots of pots, pans, cutlery etc - you won't need to bring anything!
Large kitchen table and 8 chairs.

Living rooms

Tv with English channels, dvd player.
Many board games.
Big sofa.


3 bedrooms upstairs. tastefully renovated with exposed beams.
Master: King size bed, bed side tables.
Bedroom 2: Large room with 3 single beds.
Bedroom 3: Large room with 1 double and 1 single bed.


Large family bathroom with hammam shower unit, toilet and corner bath with jacuzzi system. Double sinks.


Many board and other games.

Garden and outside

lots of outside space and mobile bbq unit.

Parking and garages

Parking outside on drive for 3+ cars. Private drive.

Visitor suitability

Not suitable for disabled access due to stairs.

Information about any additional facilities

Laundry room with washing machine.

£300 due on booking. Balance due 8 weeks before arrival.
£300 deposit against damage and mess.
The property is clean and tidy for your arrival, please leave it in the same condition.


  • No smoking

  • Linen



Distance: 20 km


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Freshwater fish
Name of nearest fishing location: Vendee River
Distance: 1 km

Fishing on-site


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Lots of walks plus Mervent forest walks

The Owner Recommends

Fine dining restaurant

Logis Auberge de la Rivière - Velluire. Top quality french cuisine - a very special dining experience by a family run Auberge.


Theme park of the future. Lots of rides and 3d cinemas etc

Le Puy de Fou

Excellent theme park lots of re-enactments gladiator fights, viking ships, roman chariot racing. Excellent family day out.

Parc Pierre Brune

Old style fun park with many traditional rides and unique self propelled swings etc. Located in the cool Mervent forest - excellent on a hot day to escape the heat. Nice family run park with good restaurant. Reasonable prices.