Villa for holiday rental Charente Maritime

2km from Aulnay, Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes Reference: PM003050 Advertiser since: 14 December 2012
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
La Lavande Self Catering Saturday 3 8 2

About this property

Beautifully Renovated Villa with Private Pool. This villa is in a village setting.

La Lavande Sleeps any number from 2 to 8 people as there are 2 double beds and 4 single beds available.
La Lavande is a beautifully restored 3 bedroom property with 1 bathroom/shower room en suite, 1 separate shower room and 2 wcs. Two of the bedrooms include a mezzanine floor level providing further accommodation with additional beds to allow 4 single beds to allow the 8 people maximum.
There is a landscaped garden with private pool looking out onto open fields.
Situated in a small village in a rural location, surrounded by fields and countryside.
Conveniently located for all local amenities as well as towns and beaches. There are bars, restaurants several local boulangeries within easy walking distance.
The owners do not live on-site although they are just 10 minutes away and are available to assist when ever required.



Kitchen and dining

There is a fully-equipped modern kitchen including dishwasher, microwave, oven and hob, fridge-freezer, sink. Kitchen linen is also provided. Dining room,13 sq metres with large extendible dining table and chairs to accommodate all guests.

Living rooms

Living room 24 sq metres, tv, English Sky Freeview, dvd and comfortable seating for all guests.


Bedroom one 24 sq metres with en suite shower, wash basin wc and bath, double bed with ample wardrobe and drawer space.

Bedroom two 25 sq metres including mezzanine floor, with 2 single beds located on the mezzanine, again with ample wardrobe and drawer space.

Bedroom three 25 sq metres including mezzanine floor with 1 double bed downstairs and 2 single beds on the mezzanine floor again with ample wardrobe and drawer space.


On the ground floor there is a second separate shower and wash basin.

Also on the ground floor is a second wc and wash basin.




Tv, English Sky Freeview, dvd & Wi-Fi

Garden and outside

There are several eating areas outside depending on how much sunshine you like. To the rear is a large split level patio area for dining or just relaxing by the private pool 9.5 x 4.5m.
A large table and chairs, bbq, sunloungers, parasol and beach towels are provided.

Also to the rear is a private landscaped garden and beyond that is a large lawn with trees backing onto open fields and open countryside.

Parking and garages

Ample space for several cars in front of villa.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Private pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Several at different dates throughout the year.
Distance: 5 km


Family activities


Name and address of nearest golf course: Saintes
Distance: 30 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Local country lanes and forests.

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Le Grand Lopin, St Mandé sur Brédoire
Distance: 5 km

The Owner Recommends


Beautiful town of La Rochelle and local beaches are 1 hour away.


With quiet roads and rolling countryside, cycling is a great way to exercise or simply to relax. The nearby Forest of Aulnay offers off road cycling for the more adventurous. Bikes are available for hire, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Out and about

Coulon near Niort in the Marais Piotevin where you can explore its twisty rivers by boat with its marshes and outstanding natural beauty.


General shopping needs are met in Aulnay, but more elaborate shopping can be done in Niort to the north - 45 minutes away or Saintes to the south again 45 minutes away. St Jean d'Angely is just 20 minutes away.

Site seeing

Roman theatre at Saintes. Cognac - Distillery tours and Boat trips along the Charente. La Rochelle with its pretty harbour and fish restaurants. Ile de Re and Ile d'Oleron offer beautiful scenery, restaurants and are famous for their oysters.

Special interest

Vallee des singes - Valley of the monkeys, a monkey reserve where you can walk around within their habitat. Located 30 minutes away.


With quiet roads and rolling country side, walking is a very relaxing way to spend some time. The nearby Forest of Aulnay offers good walking.