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The Pool House
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12 reviews
The Pool House
Living room
Looking through to the kitchen
Kitchen
Main bedroom
Pool
Pond
A home-grown sunflower!
Wisteria in April
View of Brossac church beyond the sunflowers
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Brossac, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Why Brossac? Why indeed? Why choose a village, instead of staying in remote countryside?
Well, for a start, imagine popping out for fresh croissants while the kettle is boiling, or even stepping out for that forgotten bottle of wine! And no need to worry about drinking a few glasses of wine with your restaurant meal!

Join us and experience real life in France.
Sorry - the gite is not suitable for children under 8, due to an unfenced goldfish pond in the grounds. Babies are fine, and we have a travel cot, baby bath and high chair available.
About the Owner, Susan G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 100 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 2 properties
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Very good - based on 12 reviews
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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

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Management response:

We're very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back. I know it's of no consolation to you, but the wake boarding is back up and running now after fixing their technical problem that meant they could not operate for the past few weeks.

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richard j
1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

The pool house is just right for small families - we went with our children of 13 and 11 who loved the pool and made good friends with the owner's dog. The house and pool are in a large shared garden. Susan and Dennis went out of their way to make us feel welcome and comfortable, suggesting places to visit...

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Management response:

Thank you for a wonderful review - we're so pleased you enjoyed your holiday!

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Blairgowrie
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Susan and Denis were excellent hosts, who were very helpful and knowledgeable about the local area and places to see. Loved Shadow, there lovely, gentle & good natured dog

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Thank you for your kind comments - hope to see you again in the future.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Bunk
    1 Full
Availability
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Rates

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 night Per week
Default 3 nights
$251
EUR 160
$1,285
EUR 820
1 Jan 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
Default
3 nights
$141
EUR 90
$721
EUR 460
1 Apr 2018 -
31 May 2018
Default
3 nights
$157
EUR 100
$776
EUR 495
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Default
3 nights
$188
EUR 120
$1,003
EUR 640
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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.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $157 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note that there is an additional charge, the 'taxe de sejour', invoiced and paid locally. The current rate is 0.30€ per person (age 13 and over), per night.
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About the neighbourhood
On your doorstep, you will find: bakers, butcher, SPAR shop, restaurant with a pizza takeaway, bank, post office, pharmacy, hairdresser, launderette, in short, everything you need for day-to-day living!
The village has two tennis courts, a football pitch and a boules area.
A short stroll down a country road leads to another restaurant, with a terrace overlooking a beautiful lake.
At the head of the lake there is also a clubhouse serving food and drinks and incorporating a squash court and games area. Sometimes there are themed evenings usually consisting of a meal and music (often live).
During the summer months there are various activities on and around the lake, including live concerts, kayaking, sailing, wakeboarding and children's activities.
A few minutes drive will take to t...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bordeaux: 95.0 km
Railway: Chalais: 8.0 km
Ferry: Le Havre: 600.0 km
There are several airports within a 2 hour drive - Bordeaux, Bergerac, Poitiers, La Rochelle, Limoges.

The TGV line goes through Angouleme, where you can pick up a hire car, or transfer to the local train line to Chalais.

If travelling by car, you can reduce the travel time by using the toll roads (peages) - these will accept payment by credit card, so you don't have to carry a supply of euros.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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