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Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir'

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Our gorgeous pool which is fenced and gated, sun loungers, plenty of space
BBQ and garden furniture,each cottage has individual garden as well as huge shared grounds beyond
there is something so peaceful about the sea
1 of 29Our gorgeous pool which is fenced and gated, sun loungers, plenty of space
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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
4 nights minimum
Cottage
Close to miles of sandy beach and pine forests in the La Rochelle-Royan area, boasting one of the best climates of France, a 17th Century cottage in a group of six similar cottages, ideal for families. Free WiFi, gas and water included and electricity (within reason!) also included.Child-friendly with fenced and gated shared solar-heated pool, large shared walled grounds and individual fenced and gated gardens. Each cottage has BBQ and garden furniture, dishwasher, hair dryer, satellite TV, washing machine, micro-wave etc. The owners have successfully managed to retain the original farmhouse look to these cottages, simple, comfy and the way gites were originally intended. Loaded with charm with old beams and interesting features, these cottages have everything you need for your holiday...Close to miles of sandy beach and pine forests in the La Rochelle-Royan area, boasting one of the best climates of France, a 17th Century cottage in a group of six similar cottages, ideal for families. Free WiFi, gas and water included and electricity (within reason!) also included.Child-friendly with fenced and gated shared solar-heated pool, large shared walled grounds and individual fenced and gated gardens. Each cottage has BBQ and garden furniture, dishwasher, hair dryer, satellite TV, washing machine, micro-wave etc. The owners have successfully managed to retain the original farmhouse look to these cottages, simple, comfy and the way gites were originally intended. Loaded with charm with old beams and interesting features, these cottages have everything you need for your holiday and have been re-decorated for this summer. three bedrooms each sleeping 2 people bathroom with shower open-plan kitchen & living room, farmhouse style, TV and DVD private fenced garden with patio and furniture, BBQ bikes for hire towels for hire bed linen for hire cot & high chair for hire Wifi free gas and water included, and most elec (meters read). £150 damages deposit Prices are based on 2 people per bedroom, supplement payable for up to one extra person only, by prior arrangement. Supplement for one pet out of high season only and by prior arrangement. We open the pool sometime between Easter and mid-May, depending on the weather, maintenance etc. All info on site is in English, also the TV. I do apologise for not giving prices for the few optional extras there are, but this site does not allow me to - do please enquire.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Pets only during May, June and September, supplement payable on arrival. prior arrangement please.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Will & Johanna B
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2006
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We booked this gite as found it very difficult to find accommodation in the area. We had 3 bedrooms, though only used 2 as only 3 of us. The third only had a skylight window which may have been a problem in the heat we...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank honestsgt
Management response:Responded 6 August 2018

We enjoyed seeing you have such a good time, and it was clear you really enjoyed your holiday, which is great. The bathroom - had you mentioned it somebody would have been round immediately, though we always do our utmost to make sure everything is...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Rochebonne is a beautiful, family friendly site perfect for a getaway in the sun! The grounds are well kept with plenty of blossoming flowers and the pool was a great addition to unwind and relax in the evenings or sunbathe during the day. The cottage...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank freya7273
Management response:Responded 29 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and all the area has to offer.

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We spent two weeks at the Domaine de Rochebonne mid-July 2018. Accommodation was spacious with everything we needed & individual garden area provided great privacy. We really loved the pool which was basically at the end of our path & where we spent many hours...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank fionad958
Management response:Responded 28 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sarah Catherine and the team.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

To sum it up we left this accommodation after 5 days of a 2 week stay . Says it all really. No doubt the owner will reply to this with their usual " its not us its you" attitude , however we know what the...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank paulsheehan1
Management response:Responded 30 July 2018

So sorry you did not like it most people do.

Reviewed 27 July 2015

With most summer holidays spent in gites in France, I can safely say this has been one of our very best holidays, we had a wonderful stay. The gite has everything you need, the grounds and pool are superb, the setting fantastic. The separate gardens...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank James S
Rochebonnechateau, VR Owner at Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir', responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2015

So glad you enjoyed your holiday ! Thank you for this lovely review.

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Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 weeks in May with my husband and 2 young children and it was absolutely lovely. Beaches were not too far, the owners were very helpful as were the staff. Only thing is that there wasn't fans in all the bedrooms...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank PipsterUk
Rochebonnechateau, VR Owner at Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir', responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Yes, it was bloomin' hot that week, wasn't it ? Thanks for the lovely review.

Reviewed 14 July 2014

Exactly what we had hoped for! All gites contained within the walled garden of the châteaux meant my son (2yrs) could roam freely with the other kids on site and play in the kiddie fort, the table tennis, the football, the swings and slide, all...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank dblissett
Rochebonnechateau, VR Owner at Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir', responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

So pleased you enjoyed your holiday. The mattresses - just one word to us and we'd have bought padded mattress covers (or whatever). The extras - these are all stated on the web site, the only difficulty being that the holidaylettings system does not allow...More

Reviewed 22 June 2014

After a flight into La Rochelle, and getting to grips with the rental car, the directions provided by the owner, supplemented with Google Maps Satellite and Street view, got us to the gates of Domaine Rochebonne. First impressions of the house were a happy smile....More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank Feargal_FitzPatrick
Rochebonnechateau, VR Owner at Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir', responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Thank you for your nice review, it is really appreciated. We loved meeting you and your gorgeous family and would love to see you again.

Reviewed 11 June 2014

We went as a party of 6; myself, my partner and my mother, along with three kids under 5. We had a three bedroomed cottage called La Cave at La Domaine Rochebonne, that we found to be ideally suited to our needs. The cottage is...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank anna_chops
Rochebonnechateau, VR Owner at Rochebonne: Cottage 4 'Le Pressoir', responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Thank you for this nice review - always very much appreciated. Yes, the area is great. We never tire of it!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Microwave
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Shared Garden
Staffed Property
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The beach is the main thing around here.
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you really do need a car bikes for hire in the village
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