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The Courtyard Chez Aristide ****

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Rouillac, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Official Tourist Board Rating of Four Stars This luxury, family friendly home, is in the same location as sister homes Maison Cachee*** and Chez Coco****, beautifully renovated it sleeps up to 6 and a baby. Egyptian cotton linens, fluffy towels and end of stay cleaning are included.
* The large master bedroom has a king size bed, ample storage and french windows with a Juliette balcony where you can sip your morning coffee whilst enjoying the South view over open country to the forest
*The second bedroom has a king size or twin beds with charming views onto the courtyard roses.
*The childrens room has a lovely seaside theme with bunks and a proper cot.
*Upstairs is a family bathroom with bath, shower, toilet and basin.
*Downstairs is an additional shower room with walk in shower, loo and basin.
*The open plan living area has flat scree...
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Listing #HL287800
About the Owner
Stephanie M
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2012
Interaction with guests
We live on site and are more than happy to help with anything you need. Book restaurants, tours, activities and gove you local information. Or, to leave you completely alone if you wish.
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have just returned from a lovely week at The Courtyard, it was everything I expected and more. Steph and Charlie are such welcoming hosts and nothing is too much trouble. We stayed in Chez Aristide and I think it was better equipped than my...More

Thank CheltenhamMum
TheCourtyard16170, VR Owner at The Courtyard Chez Aristide ****, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely words! A great pleasure to meet all of your family and I look forward to hosting you in the future.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Steph has created something quite special at The Courtyard. This is far more than just a gite with a shared pool. Steph and Charlie the hosts are charming and go out of their way to make you feel welcome and check you have all you...More

Thank Emsie1000
TheCourtyard16170, VR Owner at The Courtyard Chez Aristide ****, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! It was a fabulous week! Here's to next year!

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from a wonderful stay at The Courtyard. This was our second stay, the first time being in Coco. Steph and Charlie are truly wonderful hosts and lovely people. From the moment we arrived again it felt like we had never left....More

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TheCourtyard16170, VR Owner at The Courtyard Chez Aristide ****, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

It was so lovely to have you back again, see how Flora has grown and meet Ines! I am glad you had a lovely stay and hope to welcome you back again next year!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
No smoking and no parties. Group bookings alllowed by prior discussion
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    1 Bunk
    2 Queens
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  • dog: AU$40 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$161 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices include; all bed linens, towels, private off road parking, wifi, cleaning products and end of stay cleaning
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About the neighbourhood
We are surrounded by vines and sunflowers
Bike hire can be arranged as can, pony riding, canoeing, chocolate making, cognac tasting, donkey petting, painting on porcelain.
Rouillac is an old Gallic/Roman town. It has played host to the regions largest market since before time!
A lovely relaxed atmosphere with a good bar and several great restaurants.
It has everything you will need to support a great holiday.
Getting around
Angouleme, Jarnac and Coganc are all wihtin easy reach. There are a myriad of activities and places to discover. You do need a car.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bordeaux : 118.0 km
Railway: Angouleme: 20.0 km
Ferry: St Malo: 400.0 km
Nearest town with all amenities Rouillac - 2 minutes by car.
Cognac - 20 minutes. J
Jarnac - 10 minutes.
Angouleme - 25 minutes.
Coast under 90 minutes
You could catch the train in London and be here with a very simple change in Paris or Lille in as little as 5 hours!
You will be able to pick up a hire car at any of the airports.
We are only 3 hours from Paris direct by train.
A day trip or two day exploration is quite easy to organise.
Airports Poitiers – 1.5hrs Bordeaux – 1.5hrs La Rochelle – 1.5hrs Limoges – 1.45hrs Bergerac – 2.5hrs
Nearest Ferries:
Saint Malo – 5hrs, Calais – 7hrs, Roscof – 6hrs, Caen – 5hrs
Trains:Paris – 2.5hrs London via Paris to Angouleme – 5hrs
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 75.0 km.
Nearby cities
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