La Rivaudière - Western France

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Comfortable gite in Poitou-Charentes

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Outside patio
Located in a village to the west of Poitiers, la Rivaudière is a large comfortable Gite with a private heated pool. It sleeps 7 + 1 put up yourself single bed. This Gite is in a rural setting. Dog friendly & only 2km from a thriving village with all amenities including bar/restaurant, supermarket, post office/gift shop, Bank ATM, boulangerie, butcher, chemist, cinema, and weekly market.

Within reasonable walking/ cycling distance to small local shop in next hamlet selling artisan local produce where bread & croissants can be ordered for the next morning with a restaurant/ bar adjacent open from 17.00 hours daily.

The property is easily reachable from ferry ports. Ryanair also fly to Poitiers and La Rochelle. Easyjet fly to La Rochelle.

The large private garden has wonderful views of the countryside, here you can relax by the pool on one of the terraces whilst the children enjoy the space and freedom. Unwind in the evening with a glass of wine and listen to the sounds of the country - horses, sheep, birds, frogs. Accommodation - This detached property has been modernised, but still retains much of its original character. The rooms are spacious and well equipped.

Guests have exclusive use of the in-ground heated swimming pool (heated from 1st May - 2nd October), terrace furniture, sunloungers, parasols and barbecue. There are bicycles available suitable for short, local rides.

the pool
The pool and terrace
There is a purpose built outdoor petanque court & indoor games area in the barn with table tennis, table football, pool table, darts and air hockey - a great way to keep both children and adults entertained during your holiday.
New for this summer to add to your activities outdoor petanque/volleyball pitch with adult & children's petanque balls provided.There is ample parking on site for several cars/campervans.

We provide a welcome basket consisting of carbonated soft drinks for children , carbonated water, wine, bread, butter, eggs, jam, cereals, fruit, nibbles, tea, coffee, sugar, milk all included in price (items can vary slightly) to save you having to shop on the first day of your holiday. A fully comprehensive information pack to allow you to relax immediately you arrive. The beds will be made up and your bed linen and towels are included in the price, pool towels/ beach towels are not included in the rental agreement. The rental price includes end off stay clean. A deduction will be taken from security deposit if property left very dirty including dog hairs. For your travel arrangements check in time after 3.00 pm check out time before 10.00 am.

Prices until 30th October include electricity/gas.

Autumn view to the countryside

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Living room - dining area
La Rivaudière is a gite that accepts dogs and other animals

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