|The Laurels, Dolphin Gîtes||Self Catering||Saturday||1||3||1||Sofa bed in lounge for 3rd person|
A charming gîte for 3 people, part of Dolphin Gîtes, with beautiful views opening on to the rear gardens. Facilities include free wi-fi, secure parking on site, UK tv, private patio area with bbq with direct access to gardens and the heated swimming pool.
The kitchen/dining room is well equipped with fridge-freezer, dishwasher, 4 ring gas cooker and oven, microwave, electric kettle, toaster, coffee-machine. There is access to a washing machine on site. There is free wi-fi in the gîte.
The living room has a flat screen tv with British UK Freeview channels, dvd player, wi-fi and a sofa bed which can accommodate an extra person.
The bedroom is spacious and bright with a king-size bed.
Extra large shower, washing basin and toilet.
Electric convector can be provided in cooler periods.
We invite all our guests to an evening pre-dinner drink of wine and nibbles in the garden.
The enclosed heated swimming pool is only a few steps away from the gîte and is shared with Dolphin Gîtes guests. There is a covered area with table tennis, a large garden with swings, swing-ball and football goal.
There is private parking on site.
Visitors are welcome, but the use of the facilities on site is exclusive to Dolphin Gîtes guests.
I am originally from Paris, but moved to the Vendée from England in 2004 with my British husband and our 3 children, leaving our teaching posts, to become fully involved in the running of a successful gîte business, Dolphin Gîtes.
|Year property purchased||2002|
|Why this location?||I know the area very well, holidaying in the Vendée throughout my childhood. We love the charm of the Vendeen countryside and the beautiful sandy beaches. The Vendée is in easy travelling distance from the UK and benefits from a microclimate.|
|Unique benefits of property||The Laurels is a charming gîte, ideal for a couple, with beautiful views, opening on to the rear gardens. Facilities include free wi-fi, secure parking on site, UK tv, private patio area with bbq, a few steps away from the shared heated swimming pool.|
Beautiful sandy beach, 5 km from gîte.
Lively market with fresh local products, art and craft stalls, 5 mins from gîte.
Beautifully prepared dishes made with local fresh produce, on the doorstep of the gîte.
Beautiful setting, well organised and popular park, 10 mins from the gîtes
About an hour away from the gîtes, a theme park with a difference, not to be missed, amazing shows, a great day for the family.