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Le Gite Tranquille

Le Gite Tranquille in La Jousseliniere
16 reviews
Le Gite Tranquille in La Jousseliniere
Comfy Patio Area
The Cherry Orchard at Le Gite Tranquille
Open Plan Living and Dining Area
Fitted Kitchen at Le Gite Tranquille
Double Bedroom with en suite shower room
Twin Bedroom with en suite bathroom
Wisteria growing across the barn at Le Gite Tranquille
The Vegetable Garden at Le Gite Tranquille
Garden Views from the Bedroom
Sun Loungers in the Private Garden
Flowers in the Garden
Surfing at La Tranche sur Mer
Port Bourgenay
The Puy du Fou Theme Park
The Donjon at Bazoges en Pareds
Fields of Sunflowers
Fun on the beach
Sandy Beaches within 50 minutes drive
Rockpools at Jard sur Mer
The Peaceful Countryside
Wine Tasting at the Chateau de Rosnay
The Val de Yon
The Lotus Lake at the Tropical Gardens at St Cyr Talmondais
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
La Chapelle-Themer, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
Le Gite Tranquille is set in a peaceful location surrounded by fields and orchards. It is an ideal location for country walks or cycling through quiet lanes.

The house has an open plan ground floor, with 2 large sofas, a dining table & chairs and a fully equipped kitchen, with cooker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster and kettle. There is a fridge/freezer and washing machine in the utility room, along with a WC and hand basin.

Upstairs, there are two comfortable bedrooms. One bedroom has a double bed and en-suite shower room, and the other has two single beds and an en-suite bathroom. Both have a wardrobe and side tables. A third single bed or cot can be added to the twin bedroom.

Outside there is a patio area with comfy chairs, and a table - ideal for an aperitif after a hectic day of sightseeing or sunbathing in the private garden a...
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About the Manager, Annette Khan (Property Manager Vendee Holiday Cottages)
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : May 2007
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 146 reviews and 15 properties
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Listing #HL97846
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English first
Enfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in May 2017

Yet again we had a wonderful holiday in La Gite Tranquille. We've been 3 times now and it just gets better with each visit. Martin and Vicky, the owners and our dear friends make each visit a memorable one! We just love the location, easy to get to anywhere - beaches, lakes, countryside, shopping etc. Their vast garden is just...

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We're glad that you have had another good holiday and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. M&V.


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Ellen M
Alton, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Le Gite Tranquille is exactly that, just as described, set in the countryside, quiet and relaxing. We could sit in the garden in the evening and hear absolutely nothing but a few birds. It is ideally situated to explore the Vendee. The directions to the Gite were very easy to follow and we had no trouble finding it. Martin and...

Sue B
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Le Gite Tranquille certainly lives up to its name, after living in a busy city the peace and quite of this holiday cottage was very welcome, we sat outside on our first evening and the only thing we could hear were birds and the occasional bee. Our hosts Vicky and Martin couldn't have made us feel more welcome, with provisions...

Management response:

So glad you enjoyed yourselves and were able to relax. Le Gite Tranquille is definitely a good place to relax and unwind after the stresses of work. It is set in a pretty orchard and is surrounded by fields, so no traffic noise!


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
- The house has secure internet access<BR>- The whole house benefits from central heating radiators (Included in price for winter months)<BR>- All bed linens and towels are provided<BR>- A stair gate can be provided for the security of your children
House rules
    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
20 May 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
High Season
7 nights --
1 Jul 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
Peak Season
7 nights --
2 Sep 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
High Season
7 nights --
30 Sep 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
Low Season
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
For High and Peak Season, the changeover day is Saturday. Outside of these dates, we can be more flexible.

We require a 30% deposit to secure your reservation, with the remaining 70% being paid 8 weeks prior to the start date of your holiday.

A £100 security deposit is also required against any damages to the property.

Payments can be made in Euros or Sterling, by either cheque or direct bank transfer.
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About the neighbourhood
Le Gite Tranquille lives up to its name, and you will find many a quiet country lane to walk or cycle along - you will be able to bird watch en route with many birds of prey and migratory birds nesting in the area - we'll even provide the bikes for your days out! <BR><BR>Boating and fishing are available nearby on the lake at St Martin Lars or in the Forest of Mervent. For the more energetic guests, there is horse riding or a swimming pool within 20 minutes and the beaches of the southern Vendée are only 45 minutes drive away.<BR><BR>The Theme Park of Puy du Fou is only a 30 minute drive away and the Marais Poitevin is close by too.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nantes: 80.0 km
Railway: Chantonnay: 10.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 280.0 km
Le Gite Tranquille is located 85 km from Nantes Airport and 65 km from La Rochelle Airport. These airports are served by various budget airlines, such as Ryan Air, Easy Jet, FlyBe and Jet2. Car hire can also be arranged from these airports.<BR><BR>The closest ferry port is St Malo, which is approximately a 3 hour drive away. Cherbourg is 4.5 hours away and Calais is 7 hours away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 45.0 km.
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