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La Garenne, a 3 star riverside Gite from Vienne River Vacances

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Exideuil, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Situated in the river Vienne valley we have our two bedroom Gite available, which can sleep up to 5 people. It is registered as 3* with the local tourist Office and 3 keys with Clévacances (Tres Bon Confort)

The private garden has views towards the village and the river with a patio, loungers, soft garden furniture, table and chairs, and a barbeque. There is your very own plunge pool in the garden to help you cool off on those hot summer days, or just relax on the sun deck.

The Gite has the following features:-

1 double bedroom, King size bed, opening onto the balcony with river views.
1 bedroom with three single beds.
Mulberry silk filled Duvets and Toppers are provided for that extra bit of luxury.
Deluxe Shower room with toilet.
Open plan living area including fully fitted kitchen.
Private entrance, patio area, sun deck and gar...
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Listing #HL308660
About the Owner
Dave H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
Interaction with guests
We will meet you at the property and hand over the keys. We will make sure you understand the equipment and show you around the property. We live next door so we are available for any questions or requests and are happy to help.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lovely location on the banks of the Vienne river. Exideuil is a sleepy village, typical of many in the beautiful area of rural France, with a shop, bar, bakers and pharmacy. Chabanais, with its supermarket is a short drive away. The gite is very clean...More

Thank MarkeC2014
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Our stay was very pleasant, despite the changeable weather. The owners of the accommodation have done an excellent job in ensuring that all of the home comforts are provided, and are very discreet. There was no problem with approaching them to ask questions about the...More

Thank Stay702289
Management response:Responded 28 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments. It is lovely when guests enjoy the surroundings and authentic French village life. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, even if the weather wasn't very settled.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Lovely welcome from Dave to start a great week. A quiet position across from the river with only a short walk to the village. The gite provides everything you could need and the bikes made for a lovely ride along the river to Chabanais for...More

Thank Claire L
Management response:Responded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    3 Twins
    1 Queen
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Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Owners Fees: $67 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $334 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Within the local area you can find :-
Sailing, swimming and wind surfing on the lakes of the Haute Charente (about 15 minutes drive). Lessons available in both wind-surfing and sailing.
Swimming (Free) in the lakes at Etagnac and Roumaziers. You can also fish at Roumaziers ( in a separate lake) and hire Pedalos. Both lakes have snack bars for soft drinks etc.
VeloRail at Manot, a form of cycling on converted railway lines. Great fun and a way to burn off those extra calories. (10 minutes drive).
The Châteaux`s at Etagnac (10 minutes) and Rochfouchard (20 mintues) are both classic French chateaux with history that dates back centuries. Rochfoucauld also has a fantastic handmade chocolate shop in the car park at the base of the chateaux.
An archeological site of a Roman baths at Chasse...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Angouleme or Limoges: 40.0 km
Railway: Chabanais: 4.0 km
From Limoges airport, take the RN141 towards Angoulême. Follow the dual carriage way to the end (45 Km) and then cross the roundabout towards Exideuil. Follow the road towards the village, over the railway crossing and through the centre of the village. Past the Boulangerie and Pharmacy on your left and immediately take the turning right towards Chirac. Cross over the bridge and take the first turning right. La Garenne is 200 metres down the road on the left hand side.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Dordogne Gites (2,249)
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