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La Belle Maison

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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Melle, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
'La Belle Maison' 300 year old Country House with shutters, exposed stonework, beams and a private pool. Set in a small rural hamlet minutes away from larger towns it is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday, enjoying the sun in the garden or diving in the pool....

Nearby are restaurants, stores, for a break during the day or an evening meal in town.
This large traditional house retains many of its original features. This house was renovated to a very high standard and offers excellent spacious accommodation (there is over 3,000 sq. feet of space in the house).
The garden is spacious and private being in the sun all day with still some small parts in the shade. There is ample garden furniture for both sunbathing and eating outdoors.

Recreation consists of a 10 x 5 metre swimming pool, a large barbecue for outdoor eating; th...
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Listing #HL94775
About the Owner
Brigid B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Date of stay: August 2018
BAB2012, VR Owner at La Belle Maison, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018


Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent home set in a sleepy hamlet, well appointed with everything you could need, pool great (if a little chilly as the weather wasn't great while we were there) bedrooms really comfortable and very spacious, lots of parking and garden furniture a lovely week had...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Clairestan
BAB2012, VR Owner at La Belle Maison, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for your excellent review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, even though you were unlucky with the weather. I very much try to cater for guests needs, and so glad La Belle Maison meet your expectations. Feedback is very important so I...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We loved it here! Great location. The property is very clean, private, spacious, and perfect for families. The kids absolutely loved the pool and the outdoor play area. Would highly recommend to others travelling with kids and large groups. We will be returning, Amazing for...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank emma c
BAB2012, VR Owner at La Belle Maison, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2016

Thank you, so glad you and your family enjoyed you stay in La Belle Maison. Hope to see you again.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Kings
    8 Twins
    2 Cribs
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  • Cleaning fee: R 787 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 149 / stay - Deposit
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Booking prices for 2019 will be listed in October 2018.
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About the neighbourhood
Bataille is the name of the hamlet where the house is located. It is great for walking and is nestled in the heart of the countryside but still minutes away (driving) from the towns of Chef Boutonne, Melle and Sauze Vaussais.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers: 40.0 km
Railway: Niort: 40.0 km
La Belle Maison can be easily reached from the airports of Poitiers & La Rochelle (less than an hour drive) as well Bordeaux, Nantes & Limoges (about 2 hours drive)
All these airports have daily direct flights by many airlines in the U.K. and Ireland. Ryanair, Easyjet and Aer Lingus being some of them.
La Belle Maison can also be reached within a 5 to 6 hours drive from most French ports.
More details:By Car, Train or Ferry, Brittany Ferries: Portsmouth to St Malo, Cherbourg or Caen, Dover to Calais or Boulogne.Euro Tunnel: Dover to Calais. Calais to Poitiers (650 miles + highways/tolls)
T.G.V. Rail. service links Ruffec, Niort, & Poitiers via Paris or Lille to London Waterloo, Poitiers to Calais.
Eurostar: London to Paris then Paris to Poitiers (T.G.V.)
By Air: Ryanair:...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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