Holiday rental & pool nr St Jean-d'Angély - PM000398_A

Courant (15km from Saint-Jean-d'Angely), Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes Reference: PM000398_A Advertiser since: 30 June 2005

This location has multiple holiday properties

Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
La Grange Self Catering Saturday 2 5 1

About this property

La Grange, One of 2 Gites and Farmhouse, Indoor Pool, nr Atlantic Beaches. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

18th Century property set in approximately 2 acres of land, facing south and looking over rolling fields. Ten minutes from St Jean, 40 mins from Cognac, La Rochelle, Rochefort and Atlantic coast beaches.

Local amenities include tennis, boating, horse riding, golf: the area is  great for walking and cycling.
There are 3 letting gites adjoining owners farmhouse. La Grange is fully equipped and has wi-fi access.
Included in the rental rates, bed linen, house towels and local tourist tax.
La Vigne, La Grange and Les Marrons share the use of the indoor pool: there is an adjoining room with a wc and shower room all with easy wheelchair access. The pool is heated to a minimum of 28 degrees.

The properties are available from March to end October, the pool season 2020 is 1 May to end September, short breaks are available out of peak season, minimum 3 nights, please ask for prices. We offer a reduction for a couple/ i.e. reduced occupancy
Sorry, no smoking indoors, in pool room or the communal areas.



Kitchen and dining

Kitchen is well equipped including washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, electric kettle, electric coffee-machine, full size ceramic hob and oven, dining table with 6 chairs. We supply starter toilet rolls, kitchen roll, washing tabs, dishwasher tabs and cleaning materials.

Living rooms

Ample comfortable seating including Sofabed: flat screen tv and satellite freeview tv for English programmes, bookcase with good selection of books for adults and children plus a selection of dvds and videos.

We also provide a selection of badminton racquets to use in our outdoor play area, a set of children's boules, plus items for use in the covered sand pit.


All bedrooms have comfortable beds( beds made up for your arrival) house towels supplied 1 hand towel 1 bath towel per person, bedside lamps, ample wardrobe space with lots of hangers. We supply electric fans and plug-in diffusers, plus a hairdryer in each gite. We have fitted sliding fly screens to bedroom windows, therefore as the windows open inwards, you can have fresh air without flying insects coming in!


La Grange has 1 bathroom with shower cubicle, wc, basin with shaver point, plus downstairs washroom with wc, basin, shaver point


For cooler periods we have electric heating throughout the property.


Flat screen tv/ dvd with Freeview satellite for UK channels

Radio/cd player
Games, children and adults books
Selection of DVD's adult and children

Garden and outside

Grounds enclosed, several mature trees provide shade. Each property has its own outside paved seating area with table, chairs, parasol: there are sunloungers for the pool area. There is a large grassed area with a badminton net, (we supply racquets and shuttlecocks), the children's play area has swings, slide, covered sand pit, there is an outdoor full size table tennis table: there are gravelled areas for playing boules.

There are fresh herbs growing in the garden, please help yourselves (chives, parsley, rosemary, thyme, mint, bay leaves) In season we share out grapes from our vines plus delicious figs. Large indoor heated pool with adjoining shower room and wc, all wheelchair accessible. We have created a light airy room with sun streaming in, a large sliding door leads onto the paved sun terrace: during inclement weather, just shut the sliding door and enjoy! You get the best of both worlds.

Parking and garages

Plenty of parking- on arrival please park outside the gite to unload your car (making sure not to park on paving slabs) then please park in the parking area indicated, just to the right, inside the entrance gates:
We have a bike rack in one of our barns ( locked at night) where bikes can be securely stored.

Visitor suitability

We provide cots and highchairs free of charge, plus stairgates are fitted at top of stairs. We can also supply additional baby/toddler items free of charge (baby bath, changing mat, toilet step-up and seat, pushchair, bowls/plates/spoons, blender ) please ask.

Not suitable for pets owing to close proximity of farmland.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool

  • Indoor pool




Name and address of nearest golf course: Niort
Distance: 25 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: La Benate
Distance: 5 km



Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: St Jean D'Angely
Distance: 15 km

The Owner Recommends

Location and Activities

Set on outskirts of a peaceful rural village with nearby horseriding, tennis, golf, watersports, great for cycling in the surrounding quiet lanes. For details of cycle hire from a firm who deliver to and collect from the gites please see link on our web site.

Nearest Restaurant

Bar in Landes,6 mins drive, new bar/restaurant in Parencay 4 mins drive, various in St Jean d'Angely (12 mins drive) also in Surgeres(15mins) and some great seafood restaurants in la Rochelle (40mins).

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