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The Cornflowers Holiday Home

The Cornflowers Holiday Home
Very good
4 reviews
The Cornflowers Holiday Home
The 10m x 5m Heated Pool at The Cornflowers Holiday Home
Covered Veranda with Built in Barbecue at The Cornflowers
Large Lounge with Leather Sofas, Internet Access and UK TV channels
Fully Fitted kitchen with large oven and gas hob
Large dining table for 8 guests
Master Bedroom with en suite shower room
Double Bedroom with views over the garden
Twin Bedroom at The Cornflowers
Second Twin Bedroom at The Cornflowers
Family Bathroom on the ground floor
Cool Hallway with toy cupboard and coat pegs
The View of the Garden from the Covered Veranda at The Cornflowers
The View of The Cornflowers Holiday Home from the Pool
Flowers in the Surrounding Fields
A Local Beach
Port Bourgenay
Fun at the Beach
The Chateau des Aventuriers
The Puy du Fou Theme Park
The Venise Verte
Fontenay Le Comte
The Old Port of La Rochelle by Night
The Valley de Yon - Great for exploring and picnics
The Beach at La Terriere
The Beach at Les Conches
The Beach at La Tranche sur Mer
The Lotus Lake at the Tropical Gardens at St Cyr
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Lairoux, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
The Cornflowers is set in the peaceful hamlet of L'Oulerie, near to Lucon, and is surrounded by fields and countryside, yet is only a 20 minute drive to the lovely beaches of the Southern Vendée. An ideal holiday home for two families sharing or a large family gathering.

The house has been tastefully renovated and now offers spacious accommodation for up to 8 guests in four good sized bedrooms. There is a private garden with sunny terrace, BBQ area and 10m x 4m heated pool.

The large lounge has two leather sofas, a TV with UK and French channels, a Wii games console and internet access.
The kitchen has a large dining table and chairs and is fully fitted with a gas/electric range oven, wine fridge, dishwasher, kettle, toaster and coffee maker. The washing machine, tumble dryer and large fridge freezer are located in the nearby utili...
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About the Manager, Annette Khan (Property Manager Vendee Holiday Cottages)
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : May 2007
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 153 reviews and 15 properties
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Listing #HL199608
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English first
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014

An amazing house very clean with lovely big rooms. The corn flowers has everything you need to make your holiday very enjoyable. The swimming pool is fantastic with toys for the kids to play with.

Sue P
1 review
Reviewed 16 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014

The service we received from the reservations manager was first rate throughout - she was very flexible in accommodating our travel plans, and was helpful when called upon. The house is generously sized, well-equipped and comfortably furnished, with loads of room to park the car and a decent garden for the kids to run round in. We particularly liked the...

Paul H
1 review
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Reviewed 10 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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We are two families of four adults and four teenagers from Cornwall. Gite was in a rural location. There was a good level of equipment however some items in the kitchen needed to be re-cleaned. We made good use of the BBQ area and pool. Use of vehicle is essential from this location as the nearest town is 15 minutes...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house has been tastefully renovated, with many exposed stone walls and wooden beams. The large living room has leather sofas, TV (UK & French channels), DVD player & films, Wii & several games, and a log burner for the cooler winter months. There are lots of books for holiday reading and several board games for your use.<BR><BR>Internet access is provided via an access point for guests who want to pick up emails or surf the internet.<BR><BR>The living room and kitchen are separated by a long breakfast bar and the dining area can seat 8 around the dining table. The kitchen has recently been installed,and is equipped with all mod-cons. (dishwasher, wine fridge, microwave, fridge, 5 burner gas hob and double oven.) There is a separate utility area with... more
House rules
    Pets 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 week
1 Jul 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
Summer Season
7 nights
2 Sep 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
High Season
7 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
18 May 2018
Mid Season
7 nights
19 May 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
High Season
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
- For peak and high season the changeover day is a Saturday, but we are able to be more flexible outside of these summer dates.
- A 30% deposit will be required to secure the reservation with the remaining payment being made 8 weeks prior to the start of your stay.
- A £100/€130 security deposit cheque is also required against any damages to the property.
- We are able to accept payment by cheque or direct bank transfer, either in Pounds Sterling or Euros
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About the neighbourhood
L'Oulerie is a small hamlet set in the beautiful Vendée countryside. <BR><BR>Luçon is only 10 minutes away and makes a nice day out with a visit to the 600 year old cathedral or a saunter around the Jardin Dumaine. Here you will find many shops, bars, restaurants and a weekly market.<BR><BR>The area is full of tourist attractions - such as the Indian Forest Adventure park, the car museum, the old port at La Rochelle or the many ruined castles and abbeys watching over the medieval towns.<BR><BR>The main attractions in the Vendee are the fantastic beaches - some for surfing, body boarding, rock pooling or just relaxing!<BR><BR>The surrounding countryside is great to explore and there are many guided walks around the area - stopping off in m... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: La Rochelle: 40.0 km
Railway: Luçon: 10.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 300.0 km
The Cornflowers holiday home is only 40 minutes from the airport at La Rochelle and 70 minutes from Nantes airport. Both airports are served by several budget airlines, such as Ryanair, EasyJet, Jet2 and FlyBe. Car hire is available from both airports.<BR><BR>For guests who wish to bring their own cars, the northern ferry ports of France are as little as 3 hours away from the village of Lairoux in the Vendée. St Malo is 3 hours away, Caen is 4 hours drive, Cherbourg is 5 hours drive and the port and Euro Tunnel at Calais are 6.5 hours away. (All times are approximate, and do not allow for stopping off). A discount code can be offered for guests using Brittany Ferries via Portsmouth to France.<BR><BR>A car is essentialfor this holiday home.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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