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Les Moissons

Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Lucon, Vendee, Pays de la Loire
One of the two holiday cottages at La Haute Mare in the south Vendee, Les Moissons is a former farm bakehouse that has been carefully renovated to provide comfortable accommodation for 8 people. Whilst sharing the superb swimming pool, large grounds and excellent children's facilities with the other cottage, it has its own pretty independant terrace area. The character interior is pleasantly decorated and retains many of the authentic features, including exposed stonework and beams and the original brick bread oven. The quiet village offers a bar/shop and take-away pizzeria and it's just a short drive to a supermarket, restaurants and amenities at either Ste Hermine or Lucon. Ideally situated at just 20 miles / 32km from the coast and near to the Green Venice area, the forest of Mervent and the pretty towns of Lucon and Fontenay l... Read more
Listing #HL274723
About the Manager
Martin Holmes (Property Manager Accord Services)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2006
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed October 22, 2014

We had originally booked a different property but had a bad experience. We transferred to Les Moissons without knowing anything about the property. What a revelation, - it was wonderful and rescued our holiday. The owners were the most wonderful and generous hosts. Although we...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Barry C
Reviewed January 28, 2013

We have stayed at Les Moissons for two years in the late July early August periods. There were two families including a five year old, two teenage boys and four adults. The accomodation is laid out very well, with an annexe for teemage boys which...More

Date of stay: July 2012
2  Thank Bently2012
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Character open plan living area. Downstairs double bedroom and twin bedroom. Romantic double bedroom with en-suite on the first floor. Annex twin bedroom with en-suite (access via terrace), ideal for seniors or teenagers. TV with international most UK channels, Wi-Fi internet.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    2 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Reduced rates for up to 6 people outside 22/6 to 31/8 (3 bedrooms). Rentals normally Saturday to Saturday. Pool open and heated 18/5 to 14/9. 10 night rentals possible in May June and September. Bed linen for hire €13 per person. Towels €4 per person. Optional cleaning service on departure €80.
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About the neighbourhood
Colourful local market at Ste Hermine (4 miles) on Friday mornings. Indoor market Wednesdays and Saturdays at Lucon (13km / 8 miles). Old town and port of La Rochelle (60km / 38 miles) - lots to visit, good shopping, fabulous aquarium. History theme park of “Le Puy du Fou” (64km / 40 miles) - medieval village, roman amphitheatre and much more, great for children. Gardens of Court d’Aron (25km / 16 miles) - exotic plants, lotus flower lakes. Chateau de la Guignardiere (40km / 25 miles) - children's treasure trails. Vineyards at Mareuil sur Lay (19km /12 miles). 18 hole golf at Nesmy (38km / 24 miles). Fishing at river Lay (13km / 8 miles). Tree adventure park at 30km / 19 miles). Water park at 30km / 19 miles).
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Nates or La Rochelle (1 hour): 90.0 km
Railway: Lucon (10 minutes): 12.0 km
Ferry: St Malo (3 hours): 250.0 km
The ferry port of St Malo is the shortest drive to the Vendee at about 3 hours. The next nearest are Caen and Cherbourg at around 4 hours. You will find the usual budget airlines offering flights to Nantes airport (1 hour drive) and La Rochelle airport (1 hour drive). Car hire is available at both of these
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 32.0 km.
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