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Gites de Brives - luxury family-friendly gites (& B&B). We live surrounded by vineyards, sunflowers and swathes of wild flowers in the pretty village of Brives sur Charente, bordering the majestic Charente. Our luxury family-friendly gites are 10 mins from Cognac, sharing exclusive use of a large swimming pool, children's play area, boule court, volley-ball/badminton, table-tennis, football goal and gym in 6 acres (bikes for hire). Enjoy! All gites are well-equipped and have large, private patios with outside furniture and BARBQs for dining alfresco. All gites have have fast and free internet plus UK satellite TV )(Freeview). Share the tranquility and the wonderful climate of the Charente Maritime - relax in an idyllic, rural setting in Poitou-Charentes.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We have just returned home from a week's stay at Gites de Brives. We had the larger property for the 3 of us and enjoyed the space, British TV and best of all the lovely, clean, well kept pool. We also enjoyed the peace and quiet, lovely countryside, vineyards and bird song.
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We highly recommend a stay at Gites de Brives. My husband, two boys (3 and 1 yr old) and I stayed for seven nights in Phil and Glyn's wonderful La Grange gite. The gite was very well equipped (even including a blender to mash up baby food), and we were also provided with a
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We had a brilliant and relaxing time here. The kids loved having the pool a few feet away, and the expanse of land to run about on. Their favourite bit of the holiday was playing hide and seek with the neighbouring gite's children at dusk with torches! The star gazing was first
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We have just returned home after enjoying two amazing weeks at Gites de Brives. After reading all the other reviews on the website my expectations were very high and I am pleased to say I was not disappointed. We (me, my husband and our two sons aged 15 and 12) stayed in Le
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Response from PhilSil S, Owner at Gites de Brives
Responded 9 Aug 2017
Hi Rachel, Dave, Jacob & Sam Glyn and I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you all. We are delighted that you had such a good time. A special 'thank you' to Dave for helping to mend one of our bikes! We very much hope that our paths will cross again, in the future. Phil
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Would highly recommend a stay at Gites De Brives! We are an Irish family of four - kids aged 12 & 10 and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay in La Grange gite. The gites are exactly as pictured and described on the website and are of high quality - well kept, clean and pretty
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Response from PhilSil S, Owner at Gites de Brives
Responded 6 Aug 2017
Hi Veronica You are VERY kind. With guests like you and your family this is not business - it is a pleasure! Thank you. We hope to see you again at some future point!
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Isabella acquired a British accent from all the SKY TV she watched.
Well equipped kitchen made for a great holiday.
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Brives sur Charente
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Vines everywhere!
"All the gites have lovely views."
"Gites of various sizes, all very quiet."
"Le Marronnier is the most private family sized gite."
"The most roomy, originally decorated room was 1st floor at the end."
"Visit local hotels for daily specials"
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