Le Griffier - Vendée - Sleeps 5

Comfortable cottage sleeping up to 4, swimming pool. 

  • Le Griffier exterior
  • Swimming Pool
  • Dining room
  • Bedroom
  • Lounge
  • Swimming Pool
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Nearby Town/Village
  • Garden and Grounds
Le Griffier in Vendée, a cottage in Vendée: Le Griffier exterior

Rural location near village, ideal cycling and walking.

Set in an ideal rural location for walking or cycling along quiet lanes, bordering the Vendee "Marais" and near to a nature reserve. Great for bird-watching in spring and autumn. Midway between the historic towns of Lucon and Fontenay le Comte, near to the canals of "Green Venice" and within easy reach of the Vendee coast (La Faute sur Mer 23 miles). Easy access from La Rochelle (30 miles), so ideal for fly-drive. The local village is at just over a mile, for bakery/shop/bar.

Beautifully restored stone building with full height living/dining room. Well equipped compact kitchen, double bedroom, mezzanine sleeping area over the lounge (2 singles), shower room. Private terrace and garden area, leading to 9.5m swimming pool. Occasional use of the pool by the owners, but priority to guests. The pool has a sliding enclosure for low season bathing and child safety.

Accommodation comprises:
Lounge/dining room, TV (most UK channels), DVD, WiFi. Kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine). Double bedroom. Mezzanine sleeping area with two single beds (low ceiling). Shower room with toilet. Convertible settee for +1 person if required.
Terrace with garden dining furniture, barbecue. Garden. Table tennis, table football, children's play house. Pool terrace with sun-loungers. Parking.

The Vendee offers a wide choice of holiday activities and places to visit, including theme parks and fun-pools to keep the children amused, many chateaux with history pageants and festivities, beautiful botanical gardens, plus the fabulous coastline with its sandy beaches and excellent water sports facilities. A trip to the vast history theme park “Le Puy du Fou” is an unforgettable day out for all the family. There is also the famous “Green Venice” area nearby, for a relaxing punt trip through the canals and waterways.

A few of the attractions nearest to this property:
Fontenay le Comte (10 miles) - chateau to visit, pretty weekly market. The forest of Mervent (20 miles), picturesque village of Vouvant, lake, zoo and amusement park. 'Green Venice' - exploring the waterways by punt or canoe at many of the villages within a 30 minute drive. La Rochelle (30 miles) - historic port with its street cafés and restaurants, excellent shopping centre, huge aquarium and various museums - a great day out.

Full details of this holiday property, further information and booking procedure can be seen on our own web site www.vendee-gites.com - click the link for “Owner’s website” and select this particular property from the list either by its name or by its Chez Nous reference number. Our site shows a wide selection of quality holiday properties in the Vendee.

Easy booking:
– Our site will show you the current availability status (updated within 24 hours).
– We can hold an option open for you free of charge while you decide or book your travel.
– To confirm your reservation, just phone with card details for the 25% deposit.

This property has been listed with Holidaybank for 8 years

Le Griffier Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • High Chair

  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Communal Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Coffee Machine

Internet Access
  • Broadband
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Table Tennis
  • TV

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Childrens play area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling

Local Water Sports
  • Canoeing
7 night(s) · 23 February 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Le Griffier
Reference 215366
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Dogs Allowed 1
Owner's Website www.vendee-gites.com
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Le Griffier in Vendée

Nearest TownFontenay le Comte - 10 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportNantes - More than 30 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo - More than 30 miles (approx)

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