Our family party of 10 stayed for two weeks and did not want to go home!!! The property is lovely, large salt water pool, heated, large rooms, various bikes to use whilst you stay and well equipped kitchen. Rounded off with Humax Set Top Box so you can watch your soap of choice!!! Our 4 x 4 year old toddlers loved the pool, and their rooms. Great location and short cycle to bakers every morning for bread and croissants. Beach a short drive or cycle, good local restaurants and good option for kids if the weather takes a turn for the worse. Just over an hour to La Rochelle and worth the trip. Natural History Museum was a big hit and something for kids and adults. We hope to return again very soon. Don't tell too many people about this great rental. Local staff and owner cannot do enough to make your stay perfect.
We've stayed at the villa three times and love it there. The villa is in a fantastic location, 10 minutes walk from a lovely sandy beach and a short walk from the village bakery, restaurant and bar. A large supermarket and market town are also only a short distance. We often use the bikes at the villa to explore the local area, including the pine forests and beaches to the north.
Best of all is the villa itself, which is set up for all your needs. Both the adults and kids in our party enjoy spending hours on the veranda and in the wonderful heated swimming pool. However, there's lots else to do in the Vendee if you're feeling more adventurous, including boating on the Green Venice canal and visiting chateaux. We'll definitely be returning.
The location was great very close to a perfect beach the only problem was the swimming pool with the property was so good nobody wanted to leave it.
There was lots of space to spread out with bedrooms on two levels so nobody was on top of each other.there was a lovely terrace so all our meals were eaten outside which the grandchildren loved .
A wonderful, spacious villa in a fantastic location. A short, pleasant walk (or a very quick pedal on one of the many well-maintained bikes provided) to a range of beaches and the town centre. We were not familiar with La Tranche but found it to provided everything we needed - great food in abundance, a network of good quality cycle paths, beach bars. A really lovely place for a family break.
The house itself is very well equipped and is spacious (we were 2 families with 2 babies and a toddler in tow). The design is well thought-out with shaded dining areas beside the pool for all times of day. The pool was warm (29C). It was very easy to contain the toddler using the in-situ gates. The house was very cool by day and warm by night. Excellent kitchen facilities and barbecue.
Owner very pleasant to deal with. We intend to book again.
Whilst trying to compile this review, I have been unable to think of anything negative regarding our holiday here. Booking procedure, directions, quality of the villa and it's contents along with the service from the owner made this a fantastic break that was above and beyond our expectations. The villa and setting are both beautiful and ideal as a base for relaxation or an exploration of the surrounding area. Our party consisted of adults, teenagers and young children, all of which were catered for at the apartment. The extras such as bikes, beach equipment etc all helped to enhance our enjoyment during our stay. Beach and town are both easily accessible as is the supermarket for anything required. The locals couldn't have been friendlier and we would whole heatedly recommend this vacation to anyone.
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