Luxury gite rental near St Jean-d'Angély - PM001097_A

Saint-Georges-de-Longuepierre (16km from Saint-Jean-d'Angely), Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes Reference: PM001097_A Advertiser since: 16 July 2004

This location has multiple holiday properties

Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Le Grand Lézard Self Catering Saturday 2 5 2

About this property

Spacious Self-Contained Gite & Pool in Quiet Hamlet. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Les Lézards- 2 very comfortabe gites adjoining our Charentaise farmhouse situated in a quiet hamlet surrounded by fields of sunflowers, wheat and corn. Le Grand Lezard is one of 2 gites available for holiday rental.

We are within cycling distance of Aulnay with its Romanesque church and all local facilities including supermarket, restaurant, snack bar/cyber café, bakers, butcher, tabac, Post Office, banks and an open-air swimming pool and  tennis court. Every Sunday, fresh produce and gifts can be purchased from the market in the square.

Les Lézards  is an ideal base for Bordeaux, Cognac, Saintes, Surgères, Rochefort, La Rochelle, Royan, Poitiers and Futuroscope.
There are several golf courses within 1 hours drive. The beautiful market town of St Jean-d'Angély is only 15 mins drive away with supermarkets, shops, restaurants, bars, indoor leisure pool, skate park, mini-golf, water activities and go-karting.

Market day is every Wednesday.

Le Grand Lézard.
Bedroom 1. One king size bed, drawer units, clothes rail and en suite shower room with handbasin and wc. 
Bedroom 2. Three single beds, drawer unit, clothes rail and en suite shower room with handbasin and wc.
Fully equipped gallery kitchen/breakfast area.
Spacious sitting/dining room with woodburner. UK satellite tv and cd player.
Ground floor wc.
Direct and easy access to enclosed Swimming Pool area and garden.
All bed linen and towels are provided.
Cot and highchair available.
Outdoor sitting areas in sun or shade with garden furniture and bbqs. Front garden and rear garden with lawn, swings and boules pitch.  Enclosed pool area with a  10 x 4.5m heated swimming pool with roman steps to shallow end.  Sun loungers and parasols.
Safe secure parking.



Kitchen and dining

Fully equipped kitchen with gas cooker, microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine, cooking utensils and tableware. Breakfast table and chairs.
Large dining table and chairs.

Living rooms

Two leather sofas, 2 leather armchairs, table, bookstand (books & boardgames) and woodburner. UK Satellite tv and cd player.


Two spacious en suites sleeps 5 + cot.


Two en suite shower rooms.


Wood burner in sitting room and electric wall heaters in both shower rooms.

Garden and outside

Front garden with small lawn and shrubs and dining area in shade of trees. Garden furniture and bbqs. Rear garden with lawn, swings/climbing rope & ladder and boules pitch. 10m x 4.5m heated Swimming pool with roman steps to shallow end. Sunloungers and parasols.
Private and secure off-road parking.

Visitor suitability

All ages.

Information about any additional facilities

Peaceful and relaxing location in countryside within short distance of local amenities.

Quality cycle hire from Bike Hire Direct - free delivery and collection or local bike hire in Dampierre.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool





About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Barbara Dunham

My husband and I left the West Midlands in the UK to retire here after running our own business for 35 years.

Owner's website
Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? Beautiful peaceful rural area
Unique benefits of property We live on site and can offer immediate assistance to our guests if required. The property is in a very quiet hamlet. Private and secure parking. Ideal area for walking or cycling.

The Owner Recommends

Location and activities

Rural. Walking, cycling and swimming.

Nearest restaurant

Aulnay 6km.

St Jean d'Angely

There are several excellent restaurants offering traditional French, Italian and Chinese cuisine.

St Jean d'Angely

Many historical buildings including the Abbaye Royale and 15th century clock tower. Enjoy the facilities of Atlantys indoor leisure pool. Hire a pedalo or canoe. Skate park, mini-golf and go-karting.

St Jean d'Angely

Wednesday and Saturday market. Supermarkets, boutiques and gift shops.

1 Review
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 10
  • Facilities: 10
  • Local Amenities: 10
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
10 / 10 Isle of Wight 15 July, 2019

A really lovely gite with an excellent host

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