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Cottage "" Chestnut "" 5/7 p in the Cévennes with communal pool (in season)."

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 893 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Gite with pool view terrace. Pergola, table and barbecue, 83 m2, 2 bedrooms.

In the middle of nature without being isolated, in the heart of the Cévennes National Park and in a small village typically Cévenol: the Estréchure, the Gîte "Châtaigne" 83 m2, on the 1st level of an old Filature refitted in 4 gites + the apartment owners, has a private terrace overlooking the garden and pool.

Crossing, spacious, ideal for 4/6 people, it enjoys a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside and the Gardon, for a holiday bathed in sun and in the mild climate of the Mediterranean hinterland.

2 large bedrooms, one with a bed 140 and the other with 3 beds 90. The kitchen has a dishwasher. The living room provides access to the terrace where you can take meals (pergola, picnic table and barbecue).

family atmosphere, rest and relax, discover a dynamic region and a remarkable natural heritage (forests of chestnut, oak and coniferous).

Nice landscaped garden with shaded relaxation area (garden furniture).

Large swimming pool secured, heated (from June to September), 9. 5m x 4.5m with solarium and many sunbathing.

Large games room (table football, billiard and ping-pong). Library and many board games and cards. children younger space.

Swimming in the river (the Gardon de St Jean is accessible on foot). Other nearby superb bathing places. Canyoning at 3km (gorges soucy) and many tree climbing parks.

Numerous hiking trails from the spinning or close. We will advise you + Ready to IGN maps, Topo guides ...

Ideal Family (children welcome), group of friends, hikers, sportsmen, dreamers ...

Ideal pied-à-terre to discover the many Gardois tourist sites (Cévennes steam train, Bambouseraie, Anduze and its markets, Nîmes at 1h, Sea at 1h40 (Le Grau du Roi), Pont du Gard). Gorges du Tarn and Jonte accessible during the day. Cévennes Corniche and its exceptional panoramas on the Lozère near.


More Details

Sandrine Cabane
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


L'Estréchure Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 893 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Half Bath
  • - shower
    - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    - 3 twin/ single
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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(2 traveler reviews)

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Cottage "Chestnut" 5/7 p in the Cevennes with common swimming pool (in season).
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Spacious and well-equipped, with the added bonus of a pool and lovely garden

  • 5 of 5

Very friendly and hospitable hosts who even baked us a cake. We enjoyed using the barbecue (charcoal provided) and the games room. The restaurant in the village was terrific, and the setting beautiful. We did some stunning walks in the area. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for this comment. Best regards. Sandrine & Jacques
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séjour très agréable

  • 5 of 5

logement vaste,bien meublé dans un environnement agréable et calme.La piscine a été très appréciée ainsi que la salle de jeux ou rien ne manque .Les propriétaires sont à votre écoute et vous apportent beaucoup de renseignements sur les distractions et promenades possible .Une mention particulière pour le gâteau à la farine de châtaigne et le jus de pommes à notre arrivée!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup de votre appréciation qui encourage nos efforts pour rendre le séjour de tous les vacanciers le plus agréable possible. Plaisir de vous rencontrer vraiment partagé!
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Dans le village
Nearest Train
40 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Dans le village
Car: necessary


St jean du gard: 12 km (Cévennes steam train)

Anduze: 25 km (bamboo plantation)

River: on site (pebble beach and sand)

Shops: Grocery, bakery and inn in the village and supermarket in St Jean du Gard.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $0.62 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.