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Les Hirondelles
Fine stone-built house. Total privacy.Great views. WiFi now available in 2016.
5 reviews
Les Hirondelles
Fine stone-built house. Total privacy.Great views. WiFi now available in 2016.
Les Hirondelles
Fine stone-built house. Total privacy.Great views.
South facing terrace  with large table & chairs for outside dining
Rear walled garden adjacent to our 'secret'  garden with chairs & table.
Outside dining with large table & chairs. Ideal for lunchtime and evening meals.
The BBQ - used for nearly  all our meals when we're there.
The field beyond the pool usually filled with sunflowers or maize
Family room 1 with bunks and en-suite shower room. Drawers & hanging rails
Main double room with K/S bed, drawers & large wardrobe
Kids play area - with settee, drawers and day-bed.  DVD (but no TV)
Kids play area - day bed view. Stairs up to Bedroom 1 with double bed, bunks  & en-suite shower
Bunk room 3 adjacent to room 2  (with double + single bed. Ideal for family)
Lounge with fire place , 2 settees and chairs. Door to terrace.  Door to lobby & games room
Family Room 1 with bunk beds & en-suite shower
Internal dining area
Rear walled garden
Lots of flowers front and back
View of house from rear garden with large parking area
The pool
The local landscape - Cognac grapes
...the ubiquitous tournesol
Maize - again, typical of this agricultural region
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 13
Rouillac, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Welcome Les Hirondelles {perphaps this is available under occupancy}
New for 2016 wi-fi
We are sure you will be completely satisfied with the whole experience but we are particularly proud of:

-the large covered terrace and patio from which there are outstanding
views over the countryside
-the house itself, constructed from the original Charentaise stone
-the total privacy of the heated swimming pool (and the whole place)
- the well-equipped games room

Comments from the 2015 Visitors' Book:

'pool was amazing, lovely and warm'
'kids and daddies loved the games room'
'especially loved the terrace'
'the house has been perfect for our large group'
'very well-equipped kitchen'
'thank you for a wonderful holiday'
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Listing #HL103065
About the Owner
John G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
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1 - 3 of 5 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed at Les Hirondelles at the end of August and everyone in our family couldn't believe what a fabulous house it is and that the pictures don't do it any justice. The house has everything you need and we didn't need for anything. The...More

Thank Artsy76
Management response:Responded 8 September 2016

We are pleased with this and thank the guests

Reviewed 12 August 2016

very enjoyable holiday.the house has everything a family or group needs(no tv but didn't miss it).it has a very good swimming pool,nice size,crystal clear water and most importantly it's heated( a proper pool heater) for the fortnight we were there it stayed a constant 30c.it...More

Thank JMThomas67
Management response:Responded 24 August 2016

We've taken comments on beds--new mattresses for 2017!

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Reviewed 2 January 2014

This house has been recently renovated to a high standard and sits in a beautiful rural location. A car is essential and there are plenty places to visit within easy driving distance. The owner had provided a great guide to the property and places to...More

Thank Iain M
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Twin
    3 Queens
    2 Bunks
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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
Default 7 nights
GBP 900
13 Jul 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
High Season
7 nights
GBP 1,650
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$355 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The special off season rates do not apply to Christmas and New Year - prices avaialble on request.
Discount available for under occupancy.
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About the neighbourhood
Rouillac is the closest town providing all the amenities required for a holiday - supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacy, doctors. outdoor pool, boules area etc. The ving-sept market is a true spectacle which occurs on the 27th of each month.

The nearest village is Gourville which has a general store, bakers and cafe. Aigre is a pretty town within easy reach which has markets, bars, restaurants, tennis courts etc.

There is horse riding, trips down the river, riverside restaurants a great water park (Nautilus) just outside Angouleme - lots to do!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers: 100.0 km
Railway: Angouleme: 20.0 km
Ferry: St Malo, Boulogne, Calais, Channel Tunnel: 800.0 km
Angouleme train station is approx. 30 minutes from the house.

Poitiers and La Rochelle airports are approximately an hour and a half’s drive away.

The journey time from Calais is 7 hours and we would be happy to recommend good stop-over places and service stations with the best facilities.

Car rental companies are located at all airports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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