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Honeysuckle Gite at La Flotte

11 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
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Holiday Rental House
La Flotte is a restored 18th century Manor House with four gites and large pool, set in 16 acres of private grounds. Honeysuckle is a traditional, pretty and spacious two bedroom family gite converted from an original stone barn with exposed beams. Honeysuckle Gite has a large and impressive galleried sitting room with feature fireplace. See La Flotte website with interactive 360' video for full details and room views. ...La Flotte is a restored 18th century Manor House with four gites and large pool, set in 16 acres of private grounds. Honeysuckle is a traditional, pretty and spacious two bedroom family gite converted from an original stone barn with exposed beams. Honeysuckle Gite has a large and impressive galleried sitting room with feature fireplace. See La Flotte website with interactive 360' video for full details and room views. More
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About the Owner
Tim and Amanda W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is our third visit to Tim and Amanda's beautiful home. As always La Flotte is immaculately maintained and every year we see some improvements in each gite. Honeysuckle is our favourite with it's bigger and more private garden but all the gites have something...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Martin H
Management response:Responded August 17, 2017

As always a pleasure to have such wonderful guests! Looking forward to seeing you here again in 2019.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 9, 2016

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Date of stay: July 2016
Reviewed September 30, 2015

What an amazing place Tim and Amanda have got in La Flotte. A truly beautiful, characterful house in a fabulous location. 15 mins to the lovely, gentle estuary beaches (perfect for young children), 30 mins to the Atlantic coast, perfect. There was so much to...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Peter T
Reviewed August 24, 2015

Our family had a wonderful fortnight in Honeysuckle Gite. Tim & Amanda have spent a lot of time making sure that La Flotte has everything you could need to have a relaxing holiday, from comfy beds, Freeview & wifi (very important with teenagers!) . The...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Swingset
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Additional amenities & feature info
The gite has a new bathroom of high quality and new furnishings throughout, including new beds and bedroom furniture. LCD TV with UK FreeSat channels, DVD player and MP3 compatible hifi. Selection of films available. Wireless Broadband. Fully equipped kitchen/dining room including gas cooker and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. New crockery, tableware and cooking utensils are also provided. Separate laundry room with automatic washing machine, iron and ironing board.
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About the neighbourhood
The nearest beaches are 15-20 minutes up the coast at Meschers. These are small coves with safe sandy beaches. Another 5 minutes further up are the huge sweeping beaches of St George and Royan, each with lots of space and some watersports and full safety patrols. North of Royan is the Grand Cote - several miles of sandy beaches with some local beach patrols. Finally a little further (say 40 minutes from La Flotte) is the Cote Sauvage, again good sandy beaches.
How to get there
We are situated less than a mile inland from the harbour village of Mortagne sur Gironde which is on the Gironde estuary about 18 miles south of Royan (at the mouth of the estuary). La Flotte is reached from the A6 road from Mortagne which leads to the larger village of Gemozac which is only around 10 minutes from junction 36 of the A10 North/South autoroute. The nearest two airports are Bordeaux and La Rochelle, both equal distance from La Flotte - Bordeaux to the south and La Rochelle to the north. La Flotte is easily reached from both airports via the A10 autoroute; travel time about one hour. Use of a car is necessary to reach La Flotte. car hire is very easy and relatively inexpensive, especially for small cars available at both airports. The budget airlines all offer special dea...
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