Large gite rental with shared pool Souvigne

Souvigne (5km from Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole), Deux Sèvres, Poitou Charentes Reference: PS001074_B Advertiser since: 2 August 2002

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Gite Fleurie plus 3 Extra Rooms Self Catering Saturday 5 11 5 + cot

About this property

Gite Set in Beautiful Gardens, Pool. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Gite Fleurie with 3 extra rooms(normally used for B&B) plus the large dining room, giving you the whole property to yourselves except for the owners accommodation. Maison Bois Fleurie is situated at the heart of the peaceful village of Souvigne in the undiscovered, rolling countryside of Deux Sèvres. A beautifully restored 19th century convent with traditional wood floors and superb oak staircases.

The gite has dvd, washing machine, dishwasher, garden furniture and bbqs.

There is a secluded, flood-lit pool, large sunterrace and beautiful, tranquil gardens with mature trees and shrubs.

If required, dinner with wine and coffee is available for all guests during July and August prepared by Sue Woods, Chef de Cuisine. The 4 course dinner is priced at 28€ per head.

When the gite with 3 extra rooms is booked there are no B&B guests in the house.

We are 10 mins from the A10 AutoRoute and the area is ideal for walking, cycling, golf, horse riding, fishing, and painting.

Open all year.



Kitchen and dining

The gite has fully equipped kitchen with oven, hob, microwave, kettle, coffee-maker, toaster, fridge-freezer. a dishwasher and both gites and washing machine.

Dinner consists of an aperitif, 4 courses, wine and coffee and is charged at 28€ per head. In summer, normally taken on the terrace. Prepared by Chef de-Cuisine, Sue Woods. Dinner is taken en famille.

Living rooms

The gite has a dvd playes.


Gite Fleurie plus 3 extra rooms has 5 bedrooms.


Gite Fleurie plus 3 extra rooms has 5 bath/shower rooms


Bbq area.

Garden and outside

Two hectares of landscaped gardens, orchard and meadow.

Parking and garages

Undercover secure parking

Information about any additional facilities

Gite Fleurie changeover day is Saturday.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Private pool




Name and address of nearest golf course: Les Forges
Distance: 15 km


The Owner Recommends


Stroll through the cobbled streets of the old town or beside the river and visit the famous brandy houses ending with a tasting. Complimentary tour tickets for Martells in Cognac, only 1 hour away.

La Rochelle

"Paris by the sea". Just 1 hour away and you will find this sophisticated coastal town, steeped in history, offering a restaurant for every day of the year and a variety of boat trips to the various offshore islands.

Lac du Lambon

Only 10 minutes away and set in a wooded valley offering swimming, boating, walking, fishing and bird-watching

Largest Country Market in Poitou Charente

Visit Lezay for the largest country market in Western France, held every Tuesday. Here you will find everything from a comb to a goat and local produce to taste.

Le Marais Poitevin

An area of inland waterways, dotted with pretty villages. Good for boating, either by propelling yourself or chauffeured, cycling (hire bikes available), walking and bird-watching and only 40 minutes away.

l'Etange de Saveaur

One of the restaurants we recommend is l'Etange de Saveaur, only 10 minutes away, offering a high standard of cuisine in a traditional farmhouse atmosphere.

Millitary Museum

If museums are your thing, why not visit the Military Museum in St Maxiant l'Ecole. This is attached to the military college and run by the French Army, entry is free and only 5 minutes away.

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