|Riverside Cottage||Self Catering||1||2||1|
Located in the beautiful countryside of the Charente Maritime and within easy reach of Dampierre sur Boutonne and Aulnay.
This one bedroomed cottage features include a lounge with views towards the river, double bedroom, shower room with wc and fitted kitchen.
There is a delightful patio area at the back of the holiday property, and another garden at the front leads onto the River Boutonne where you can fish or while away the day, ideal for peaceful living.
The rental includes gas and electricity. Bed linen and towels not included. FREE Wi-fi available. Laundry facilities in neighbouring barn. Cot and highchair available on request in advance. Any arrival day.
The farmhouse is surrounded by beautiful countryside with fantastic birds and wildlife and of course the sunflower fields for which this region is famous. With plenty to do and see in the local neighbourhood - market days, cycle rides and forest walks.
With gas cooker and fridge with freezer compartment
With views towards the river. Includes tv and dvd. Games box, books and selection of dvds available.
Double bedroom looking onto the patio and meadows beyond
With shower, handbasin and toilet
Boardgames, broadband internet access (wi-fi), tv, dvd playe.
There is a delightful patio area at the back of the holiday property, and another garden at the front leads onto the River Boutonne.
Mobile boulangerie daily.
|Year property purchased||2005|
|Why this location?||Peaceful and quiet location by the the river.
|Unique benefits of property||Close to all local attractions|
Chic resorts of La Rochelle and Royan for sightseeing, shopping and seafood restaurants. Atlantic Coast sandy beaches a chance to enjoy the beautiful seaside. The island of Ile de Re is exclusive and chic with excellent restaurants. The wild Island of Ile de Re Oleron, sand dunes, surfing, nature walks and great beaches. Historic cities of Saintes and Poitiers, sightseeing, art galleries, shopping and eating (and Futuroscope). Canals of Green Venice (Marais Poitevin) boat trips along the canals. Cognac home to world famous names such as Hennessey, Martell and Remy Martin.
The nearest town where a small but lively market is held every Thursday and Sunday morning. The town provides all your basic requirements; supermarket, banks, cash machines, restaurants and bars and a chemist. The Tourist Information Office opposite the 12th Century church will provide you with all the additional help you may need for the area.
Your nearest village is a short drive away from your cottage which has a bar/restaurant for reasonably priced meals with local wines. There is a 10th century Renaissance chateau with the River Boutonne running through it. On the outskirts of the village is a Donkey Sanctuary.
An interesting market town with markets twice a week, supermarkets, banks, chemist, restaurants and shops. The town also has a modern indoor swimming complex with the river nearby and a huge boating lake set in a lovely park with cafes, crazy golf and children's play area.