le Grand Bois
The Deux Sevres, east of the Vendee and directly below the Loire Valley, is still relatively undiscovered so this traditional area of France is a real treasure to explore. It is
an ideal place to discover Europe’s most impressive and imposing Romanesque Churches, Chateaux and museums. It is within striking distance of the beaches, wine regions of Bordeaux, Cognac, Val de Loire and Saumur. Visit Mairais Poitevin, 900 miles of marshes, and waterways for a gentle peaceful punt trip. Come and unwind, relax and recharge your batteries: lazy rivers, quiet roads leading to quaint villages, historic towns and of
course wonderful markets. However, Futurosocope and Puy de Fou, two of the most popular Theme Parks in Europe are also here. Plus plenty more for all the family.
Twenty minutes North East of Parthenay,tranquil yet not isolated, the house is on one level, sleeping 2-4 comfortably. It is well equipped, has a spacious garden with furniture, BBQ and private 5 m diameter, 1 m deep pool. Outdoor games available. Electrically heated
throughout for all year use. 90 mins from La Rochelle; 45 mins from the Chateaux of the Loire;2 hours to Paris; 40 mins to Niort; 1 hr 30 mins to Nantes; 40 mins to Poitiers; 10
mins from villages with markets, shops, bars/restaurants and other amenities.
Ideal base for exploring this beautiful region – still traditional and unspoiled. Special interests: Fishing, Walking, Golf, Cycling,. Whether relaxing by the pool is
your style, strolling or cycling around the paths and quiet country lanes, birdwatching in the garden, fishing and boating on rivers and lakes, exploring the wonderful
selection of historic places or spending a spectacular day at one of the Theme Parks nearby – all are possible. Bikes are available free of charge. Private parking. Heating and bed linen included in the price.Towels extra. Easy Access: Poitiers airport 40 mins away. 4 other airports within 2 hours. Ferry ports are within 4/5 hours drive.