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CHEZ ALOUETTE - Traditional French Gite - 3 star

Certificate of Excellence
Countryside views from the elevated terrace, level with the kitchen, extending your living space .
1 of 26Countryside views from the elevated terrace, level with the kitchen, extending your living space .
Townhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Jonzac, Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Welcome to Chez Alouette, this beautiful Jonzac town house is only 3 minutes walk from the town centre which has a great atmosphere, quaint cobbled streets, a busy covered market, restaurants and bars, the house is located in a very quiet side street and virtually next door to Château de Jonzac. Although in the centre of town, the house backs onto open countryside, with tremendous views from the terrace and private garden, affording complete privacy, peace and tranquillity.

The beauty of staying at Chez Alouette is that if you want a quiet time in the country, then just shut the doors and enjoy the views and tranquillity of the terrace and back garden. Although you are in the centre of town it really is like being in the middle of the countryside!
However if you do want to enjoy some lovely restaurants, a Jazz Bar or similar, then you ar...
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Listing #HL6738916
About the Owner
Sue & Steve D
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We spent almost a week at Chez Alouette and we found the house to be perfect for our needs - we spent some sunny afternoons on the terrace. Jonzac is a pretty village with some shops, a good market and a few restaurants - be...More

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Steve D, VR Owner at CHEZ ALOUETTE - Traditional French Gite - 3 star, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you Rose for your review. Yes typically most provincial French towns are closed Sunday and Monday, something to which us brits are unaccustomed! But maybe that is what makes France so unique. A shame it affected your review score, but we do try to...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was our second visit to Chez Alouette, and even better because we could sit out on the terrace and enjoy that wonderful view. The location for us is perfect because everything you need is within easy walking distance - the boulangerie, market, restaurants/bars, cinema...More

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Steve D, VR Owner at CHEZ ALOUETTE - Traditional French Gite - 3 star, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

We have had a number of return visitors which is rewarding and a testament to the popularity of Jonzac, the surrounding area and of course Chez Alouette. Thank you Malcolm and Carol, we hope to welcome you again in the future.

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Chez Allouette is a lovely, comfortable house in a beautiful town. Great view from the terrace which has sun all day. Everything you need to enjoy a relaxing stay with the town on your doorstep. Jonzac is quiet but has a great market, some good...More

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Steve D, VR Owner at CHEZ ALOUETTE - Traditional French Gite - 3 star, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at our lovely house. Thank you also for your kind comments, it was a pleasure to welcome you and we hope to see you again soon when you find the house of your dreams!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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9 Sep 2018 -
29 Sep 2018
Late Summer season
7 nights -- --
30 Sep 2018 -
15 Dec 2018
Low Season
3 nights
16 Dec 2018 -
30 Dec 2018
Christmas break
7 nights -- --
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  • Damage Deposit: £250 / stay - Deposit
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How to get there
8 hour drive from Calais or 4 hours from St Malo, just 20 minutes off the Paris - Bordeaux A10 AutoRoute in the direction of Pons and Jonzac.
Airport: Bordeaux: 70.0 km
Railway: Jonzac: 0.5 km
Ferry: St Malo: 400.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 35.0 km
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