Holiday house in Charente for 4 in Gibourne - PM007081

Gibourne (8km from Matha), Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes Reference: PM007081 Advertiser since: 5 January 2017
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Le Cottage Self Catering Friday 2 4 1 1 Cot and highchair

About this property

Charentaise 2 Bedroom House, Heated Pool. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Le Cottage, a renovated Charentaise maison which comfortably sleeps 4. It is 1 of 4 gites at logis de la croix.

Exposed beams and stone walls, 17thC stone fireplace. Modern fully equipped kitchen/diner and living area with UK sat tv & dvd, wi-fi. One double bedroom and 1 twin. Bathroom with bath/shower over, vanity sink and wc.

Terrace with gas bbq, sunloungers, table and chairs. The heated pool and children's splash pool area are enclosed by metal railings with a child proof gate. Large lawned playing field with children's area, swings, slide and climbing frame. Covered area with table tennis, table football. Fitness gym.

Linen, towels, and the end of stay clean are included.



Kitchen and dining

Fully fitted kitchen with a gas stove, dishwasher and a fridge-freezer. The washing machine is in the bathroom.

Living rooms

The living room is open plan to the kitchen/diner. The 17C fireplace has a modern logburner for the cooler evenings in the spring and autumn.

Comfy sofa's and a tv with UK sat and a dvd player plus wi-fi.

The walls are exposed stone with the oak beams supporting the ceiling. The rear door opens onto the private terrace and pool area.


Le Cottage has 2 bedrooms, one double bedded room and the second has 2 single beds.


The bathroom is between the 2 bedrooms and has a bath with shower over, sink and toilet.


The open plan ground floor has a logburner, The 2 bedrooms have electric panel heaters.


There is a flat screen tv with UK sat free to air and a dvd player. The gite has wi-fi.

Garden and outside

At the front of the gite there is parking in a private courtyard, the gite also has a small terrace.

At the rear of Le Cottage there is a private terrace table, chairs and loungers. The bbq is gas (gas is free).

The terrace opens onto the pool area and garden/playing field with a wooden climbing frame, swings and a slide. We also have a large sandpit and a 6 hole crazy golf. Under cover there is table tennis.

Parking and garages

Parking is in a private courtyard

Visitor suitability

Logis de La Croix is ideal for families of all ages.
I am sorry but we do not allow any pets.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool

  • Splash pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Cremous Hubert
Distance: 8 km


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Thors
Distance: 10 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf Du Cognac
Distance: 40 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Poney-Découverte
Distance: 9 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Gibourne, 3 marked walks

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Domaine GACON Earl, La Touche de Perigny
Distance: 5 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Martin Keys

We are from Poole in Dorset and we moved to France with our 2 young children in 1999. We have converted the fortified farm into 4 holiday homes.

Year property purchased 1999
Why this location? Logis de La Croix is situated on the edge of a traditional Charentaise village. The views across the open fields is stunning.
Unique benefits of property Quiet location but central to all the Charente Maritime has to offer.

The Owner Recommends

Hennessy Cognac

Guided tours and tastings.

Futuroscope Theme park

A full day out for all of the family.