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La Batonniere , an 18th century farmhouse offering 21st century convenience

Lazy days by the pool at La Batonniere
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Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Niort, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Your little piece of heaven situated in rural France on the edge of a small hamlet, only an hour from the Atlantic coast. La Batonnière is also conveniently situated between La Rochelle, the Marais Poitevin, Futuroscope and Puy du Fou.

The South facing farmhouse at La Batonnière offers spacious family friendly accommodation; stylishly decorated combining old architecture with all mod cons, including WiFi in the house

You have exclusive use of the in ground swimming pool and children's play area, set in enclosed gardens and surrounded by farmland. La Batonnière is equipped with everything you need for a really memorable family holiday in the Deux-Sevres department of Poitou-Charentes. The region is acclaimed to be the sunniest in South West France, averaging over 2000 hours of sunshine a year.

Ground floor:

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Listing #FKN8488870
About the Owner
Elisabeth P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2016
Interaction with guests
We will greet you on arrival and a welcome basket is provided with some essential items to get you started.
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This is a truly beautiful place. The setting is amazing, no neighbours for miles, surrounded by corn fields. Beautiful fruit trees in the garden. The pool is fabulous with a games room next to it. The actual house itself is top class, the kitchen is...More

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a wonderful holiday at this property. Everything was amazing from the quality of the property, the delightful pool and gardens,the fish pond and the outside BBQ's. The extra touches like the delicious welcome basket which even included homemade produce, the...More

Thank Tracey B
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile


  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smoking including e-cigarette is not permitted in the house itself, please safely dispose of any cigarettes ends when in the grounds of the property. The property is not to be...
    2 Showers
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    2 Kings
    3 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
only a few minutes away
Local bar and pizzeria (Montplaisir)
Bakery (Montplaisir)
Leisure lake with beach and activities- Fishing, wake boarding. crazy golf, Tennis courts
Horse Riding (St Christophe sur Roc/ Cherveux)
There Is A Golf Course Within 10 Minutes (Golf du petit Chene)
Local supermarket and weekly market- 5 minutes (Champdeniers)
Large Supermarkets and weekly markets 5-10 minutes
Getting around
We recommend a car to get around, we can also arrange bicycle hire provided by Bikehiredirect, who will drop them off and pick them up at the end of your stay.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers: 81.0 km
Railway: Niort: 21.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 337.0 km
Airport: Poitiers:
Railway: Niort:
Labatonniere can be easily reached from the airports of La Rochelle & Poitiers (less than an hour drive) as well Bordeaux, Nantes & Limoges (about 2 hours drive)
By Air:
Ryanair: Stansted to La Rochelle, Poitiers, Limoges, Nantes.
Ryanair: Scotland to Poitiers, Liverpool To Limoges.East Midlands to Nantes, Limoges.
Flybe: Birmingham to La Rochelle. Easyjet: Bristol to La Rochelle.
Labatonniere can also be reached within a 4 to 6 hours drive from most French ports.
:By Car, Train or Ferry, Brittany Ferries: Portsmouth to St Malo, Cherbourg or Caen, Dover to Calais or Boulogne.
Euro Tunnel: Folkstone to Calais. Calais to Niort (400 miles + highways/tolls)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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