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Le Cerisier

Le Cerisier, taken from the owners' property
19 reviews
Le Cerisier, taken from the owners' property
Comfortable seating and the entrance doors
Exposed beams
General view of upstairs living area
The kitchen
Dining area and kitchen
Super king size bed
The shower room
Shady spot by the pool
Perfect for a late evening dip
The private garden
Private garden from another angle
Leading up to the gite
The scented white lilac tree in May, just next to the gite.
The Cherry Tree - just reach over and pick!
Full of fruit!
Spring time
Coffee on the balcony
From the pool
Corner of the garden
The height of summer
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Cognac, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
<BR><BR>• Charming old property but recently full renovated. Original character retained.<BR>• Private balcony, with table, chairs and sun umbrella, overlooking the surrounding cognac vines and pool.<BR>• Private, decked, courtyard garden off the downstairs area, with sun loungers and umbrella and a gas barbecue.<BR>• 'Upside down house' with light and airy living/kitchen area; bedroom and shower room downstairs.<BR>• Large pool (extending to 12 x 6 maximum), heated . Shared with owners.<BR>• Sun loungers and umbrellas around the pool area, together with shaded pergola.<BR>• Perfect for a relaxing getaway but with easy access to nearby towns and shopping facilities.<BR>• English owners live on site. French spoken also.
About the Owner, Mrs Yvonne M N
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 24 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL209203
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English first
Amy G
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Le Cerisier is a sweet little apartment about a 15 minute drive from Cognac. The photos and description well reflect the charm and comfort of the accommodations, situated on the beautifully landscaped property of the British owners. The apartment was perfectly clean, well equipped for cooking, and had comfortable furnishings. We ate breakfast and dinners on the little terrace overlooking...

Management response:

Thank you so much. What a lovely review you have given us. We loved having you to stay - as you say, we had plenty of fun when our paths crossed! You certainly saw more of the Charente than we have managed to do in our many years out here. Thank you again, and please come to see us whenever...


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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Le Cerisier is one of the best self-catering properties we have stayed in. The building itself has been sympathetically converted to form a beautiful, well-appointed tranquil place to enjoy a week away from life and the pool is a fabulous bonus. John and Yvonne were the perfect hosts; incredibly welcoming and helpful but not at all intrusive. The area is...

Management response:

Thank you so much for this lovely review. We are so pleased you had a relaxing stay. We too hope to see you again next year. Don't work too hard in the meantime!


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Gill M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

This is a perfect gite to stay in. Yvonne and John are excellent hosts, they are around to recommend places to visits and restaurants to eat in but allow guests to have a quiet relaxing break on their own as well. The gite is spotless and extremely well equipped. The pool is also clean and has a pleasant shaded area....

Management response:

We are so sorry not to be able to respond more personally but we are not being asked to verify reviewers so have no idea who was kind enough to post the above review. We hope to resolve this situation soon with Holiday Lettings/TripAdvisor. However, thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to review Le Cerisier: we...


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The property has been recently renovated and is fully equipped with everything required for a relaxing holiday, including fully equipped kitchen area, dining facilities and comfortable living area. There is freesat TV (32”), together with a docking station for an MP3 player.<BR>The bedroom, containing a super king size bed and ample storage facilities, has fly screens at the window and is beautifully cool throughout the day and night. <BR>There is a laundry area elsewhere on the property, equipped with washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board.<BR>
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
17 Jun 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
Peak season
7 nights --
2 Sep 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
High Season
7 nights --
30 Sep 2017 -
27 Oct 2017
Mid season
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note bookings made before 31 December 2016 will be at an 'early bird' rate. Please contact us for details.
A deposit of 25% is payable within seven days of reservation to secure the booking.
The balance is payable 8 weeks before rental date.
A refundable security deposit of 100 euros is payable on arrival.
Payment can be accepted through Paypal.
Please contact us for weekday nightly rates in the periods excluding High and Peak Season.
Please note our changeover day is Saturday during High and Peak Season.
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About the neighbourhood
There are many festivals which take place in the area, throughout the year. During the summer months there is a host of musical events, together with local flea markets. Cognac is home to the famous 'Blues Passion' in July and musical events take place throughout the town during that period.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bordeaux: 125.0 km
Railway: Angouleme (TGV): 35.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 525.0 km
We are well served by airports: Bordeaux, Limoges, La Rochelle and Poitiers are all about one and a half hours' drive. Angouleme Station (TGV) is about 35 minutes' drive. All the airports have car hire facilities, as does Angouleme Station. <BR>Calais is about eight hours' drive, the other Channel ports are about six hours' drive.<BR>A car is essential.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 90.0 km.
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