Vendee Holiday Cottages, Residence des Papillons, St Aubin

Residence des Papillons

Saint Aubin la Plaine, Vendée

Key Features:
5 bedroom, 4 bathroom house
7m x 4m heated pool
Private garden
40km from the beach
Family Friendly
Wi-Fi Internet Access
Residence des Papillons Saint Aubin le Plaine

Holiday Home Description

Résidence des Papillons is a newly renovated holiday home set in the heart of a peaceful village, only 40km from the sandy beaches of the Southern Vendée. It has a large private garden with its own 7m x 4m heated swimming pool, plus a shady outdoor dining area.

Inside this old stone farmhouse you will find lots of original features such as exposed stone walls, wooden beams and the original stone staircase.

The large lounge/dining room has a flat screen LED TV with UK and French TV channels, a comfortable sofa and armchairs, plus a large dining table that comfortably seats up to 10 guests. Next to the lounge is a separate games room/TV lounge for your children - complete with a PS3 games console and DVD player.

The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need, including - electric and steam ovens, induction hob, microwave and a circular table and chairs for 4.A washing machine is located in a separate building along with a clothes airer.

There are 5 bedrooms in this property: there is a large ground floor double bedroom, which could be suitable for guests with limited mobility - this has its own bathroom - with shower cubicle, sink and WC. Upstairs there are a further 4 bedrooms and three further bathrooms. Two bedrooms have a double bed, one bedroom has two single beds and the final bedroom has a single bed, plus bunkbeds. There also is a cot for younger children. The house can sleep 11 guests, plus a baby in total.

Outside there is a paved terrace with a dining table, chairs and large parasol - an ideal spot for al fresco dining or relaxing with a glass of local wine. There is even a ping pong table to while away the hours!

The heated pool is open from May until the end of September each year and it has it's own security cover for the safety of your children. The pool has a 'counter-current' facility, so you can swim further! The pool is surrounded on two sides by flower borders and is set in grounds of 5000m2 - laid mainly to lawns.

There is lots of private off-road parking along the driveway to the house.

Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Kettle, toaster, cafetiere
  • Electric Oven and hob
  • Fridge & Freezer
  • All Bed linens provided
  • Hand, bath and tea towels provided
  • Heated swimming pool (May to end of September)
  • TV with UK, German & French Channels
  • DVD Player & DVDs
  • Wi-Fi Internet Access
  • Cot, Highchair, stair gates

St Aubin & Nearby activities

Résidence des Papillons is located in the centre of the pretty village of St Aubin la Plaine, only a 15 minute drive from the nearest motorway junction at Sainte Hermine. The village has a small bar and a takeaway pizza place. There are other villages and towns within a 5 minute drive with bakeries, supermarkets and restaurants.

The area is perfect for cycling and walking holidays - with miles of signposted routes criss-crossing the countryside nearby. The beaches are around 40 minutes away - with La Faute sur Mer and La Tranche sur Mer being the closest. There are miles of sandy beaches - perfect for making sandcastles, body boarding, surfing, birdwatching and sunbathing. The local seaside towns are packed with restaurants, souvenir shops, ice cream parlours and have lots of entertainment organised over the summer months.

The Puy du Fou Theme Park is about 50 minutes away - a fantastic day out for all of the family, or for a more relaxing day out - try the Marais Poitevin with its canal network and ruined abbeys to explore.

There is so much more to do in the area - the O'Gliss Water Park, The Château des Aventuriers Treasure trails, The Indian Forest Adventure Park and the historic town of La Rochelle - harbour side restaurants, summer markets, boats to nearby islands and lots of street entertainment.

You'll need a two week holiday to do everything!


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Tariffs

Price Includes:
Bed Linens, Towels (Bath, Hand & Tea Towels), Internet Access, Electricity. Water, Full use of House, Gardens & Pool
Pool is heated from May until the end of September.
Please bring your own pool and beach towels.

Availability Calendar

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Once you have clicked the start date, follow the instructions on the pages that follow and complete your booking form.
This will be sent to Vendée Holiday Cottages, and then we will confirm back to you with payment details.
Please ensure that you read all of our booking terms & conditions before completing your reservation.

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Vendée Holiday Cottages, Annette & Jason Khan, 3 rue de la Motte, 85400 Lairoux. Siret: 53011496600019
Tel: 00 33 (0)2 51 28 43 98