Family friendly gite, all ages, to let Vienne - PV007148

Benassay (29km from Poitiers), Vienne, Poitou Charentes Reference: PV007148 Advertiser since: 5 June 2019
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Honeysuckle Self Catering Friday 4 8 2

About this property

Relaxing and Fun Rural Holiday for all the Family. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Honeysuckle is a 4 bedroomed, 2 bathroomed spacious home with amazing facilities to guarantee a great holiday for all ages.
Pony brushing.
Egg collecting.
Pizza night included.
Welcome pack included.
Heated pool.
Relaxing holiday in the French countryside.
Catering can be provided.



Kitchen and dining

There is a large kitchen/diner perfect for eating together.

There are 2 fridges, a small freezer, a washing machine, a tumble dryer and a dishwasher. There is also an electric coffee-machine and a Nespresso machine, toaster, kettle, blender, pots, pans, bowls etc.

There is a large gas range oven/cooker with 5 gas burners. The kitchen is very well equipped with all the cooking equipment that you could want.

There is a large dining table with 8 chairs. Highchair, booster seat and other baby/toddler equipment available.

Living rooms

There is a large living room with 2 three seater Ikea sofas and 2 comfortable chairs. There is both English and French satellite tv.

There are many books, boardgames and dvds and there is a wood burning stove for the cooler months.


There are 4 bedrooms in Honeysuckle:

One king size bedroom
One double bedroom
Two twin bedrooms.


There is a down stairs bathroom with a bath with shower head above, toilet, basin and bath toys for the children.

Upstairs there is a shower room with toilet and basin.


Every room has electric radiators plus there is a wood burning stove in the living room. The house is warm and well insulated.


About 100 films on dvd.
Many books for all ages.
A toy chest.
Various boardgames in both French and English.
Satellite television in both French and English.

Garden and outside

Honeysuckle has its own private garden with outside dining for 8, loungers and a hammock and a bbq.

There is also a large communal garden with boules court, table tennis, trampolines, a pirate ship, tree house, sand pit, swings and slides, pizza oven, seating/dining for up to 14, football, badminton.

Parking and garages

We have onsite parking for up to 6 cars.

Visitor suitability

This cottage is suitable for all generations - it is onsite with 2 other smaller holiday cottages - so new friends to make onsite. Some of the facilities are shared such as the pool and the gardens and the playroom and gamesroom. It is a large property with plenty of space and privacy for everyone.

Information about any additional facilities

Bikes - we have many bikes of all sizes to cycle out on the quiet country lanes to the village for an ice cream or a glass of wine.

Playroom - we have a large and well equipped playroom with many games and toys and a dressing up box.

Gamesroom - has a Wii and air hockey and billiards, and table football.

Play garden - has many sports and games and play apparatus. Boules court, table tennis, trampolines, a pirate ship, tree house, sand pit, swings and slides, pizza oven, seating/dining for up to 14, football, badminton.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Shared pool

* Vet details: TECVET 10 Rue des Entrepreneurs, 86190 Vouillé, France 33 5 49 51 81 66


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Neuville de Poitou & Parthenay & St Maixent
Distance: 25 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Ayron
Distance: 25 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Les Forges
Distance: 5 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Ranch at Sanxay
Distance: 15 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Lac de Maison

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Anna Davey

We have both been in hospitality for over 25 years. We have worked in London for THF, and on the QE2 cruise liner. We had our own restaurant in Bristol. It's our passion to ensure that our guests have the best holiday possible and we are very well qualified and experienced enough to ensure that happens.

Year property purchased 2009
Why this location? Because it has good travel links. It is peaceful and the countryside is stunning. It has an excellent village nearby. The walking, riding and cycling is superb. There is a golf club very near by. There are many an excellent restaurant in the area. It's private and well equipped. There are many day trips to be had within an hours drive. It has its own micro-climate and the weather is usually warm and sunny. No end of space and surrounded by nature.
Unique benefits of property The property on a Ley line and therefore it has a calming effect and is an oasis of tranquility. Perfect for a truly relaxing holiday to get away from it all and immerse yourself in nature. We offer extra services such as arrival meals and three course dinners so that you can just unpack and relax. We specialise in holidays for the whole family and therefore you will find all the baby equipment you could want, playroom, gamesroom, play garden, heated pool. There is plenty to do for all ages. Our aim is for you to have everything that you could possibly need and to have as much relaxation and fun as possible.

The Owner Recommends

Things to do and places to go.

*Monkey Valley
*Visit Poitiers
*Visit the Roman ruins at Sanxay
*Horse riding
*Take in one of the markets
*Bike ride/car trip to Les Forges for lunch
*Bike ride/car trip to Vasles for coffee and croissant
*A day at one of the lake beaches
*A morning’s wine tasting/wine shopping at the Cave
*A day trip to La Rochelle and its super aquarium
*A day trip to Marais Poitevin (Green Venice)

Or – just stay here, order dinner and relax in a hammock or by the pool in the knowledge that the children and happily running around the grounds or playing in the playroom and that you don’t have to cook.

But most of all, have fun!