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Bedrooms 2
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

LES ÉCUREUILS detached house 50m² 2bedrooms 1SdB 4pers., Wifi, garden 4000m²

"Les Ecureuils" Independent gite and new (April 2017) of 50 m² in property of 4000 m² of garden with multiple species, fruit trees and lawn areas.

This new house of 50 m² consists of 3 main rooms:

1 first bedroom with bed 140 + 1 wardrobe with wardrobe and shelves, 2 bedside tables. Its large bay window will give you access to a terrace facing south and west,

1 second bedroom with 2 beds of 90 + 1 wardrobe with wardrobe and shelves, bedside and its desk. Possibility of adding 1 cot. Its large bay with brick partition will give you access to an east / west facing terrace and the garden.

1 dining room equipped with a table, 1 upholstered bench and 2 table armchairs, the TV cabinet.

The open fitted kitchen, furnished and equipped: oven, ceramic hob, microwave, refrigerator, freezer and dishwasher and small appliances. Its window and its glazed entrance door will give you access to a terrace and garden.

1 Shower room: receiver 140 * 90 + vanity unit and mirror.

1 separate WC with washbasin.

The 2 terraces overlook the garden to enjoy the quiet and rest:

1 terrace with garden furniture exposed south / west,

1 terrace with table, parasol and plancha exposed east / west.

All travelers have access to the Relaxation area under a closed Dome:

The heated pool (heat pump from March to early November) and secure (closed dome) of 9 m. * 4 m. (water line height 1.40 m.)

The lounge lounge to relax after swimming.

The SPA of 4/5 places.

! This is not accessible to children under 16 years of age.

This Homeowners Relaxation area is open from 10 am to 7 pm and is shared with other guests.

(1 other lodging "The Owls" of 3/4 people on the property)

Enclosed parking at the entrance to the 6-seater property is closed from 10 pm to 7 am

For more independence possibility of Bip parking on bail (50 euro).

In the garden, under the cherry or walnut children and adults can play with outdoor games, as well as practice Badminton, bowling, balls and Palets.

All beds are made upon arrival. (with duvets and pillows)

Bed linen: mattress covers, fitted sheets, duvet covers, pillow covers and pillowcases provided.

Toilet and kitchen towels are not provided.

You will find in the cupboards of the kitchen, all the tableware, kitchen and many accessories to prepare all your meals with family or friends.

Ironing kit: ironing board, iron and clothes rack.

Maintenance kit: bucket, brooms, brush and shovel, mop and rechargeable vacuum cleaner.

Dish and dishwasher products are at your disposal.

Welcome tray: Nespresso coffee cartridges, herbal teas, sugar.

For the table, necessary: ​​Oil, vinegar, salt & pepper.

Dual hot water by cumulus of 200 liters in permanent heating for your comfort.

Electric heating in each room and towel dryer in the shower room.

Numerous tourist documentation on site and at the Tourist Office of Maillezais 3 km.

Internet via Wifi via personalized codes available.

Satellite TV receiving all channels including foreign channels.

Pets are not allowed.

Squirrels are sensitive to odors, so the cottage is completely non-smoking, as well as the relaxation area.

At the gates of a small market town with its 13th century church.

Abbey of Maillezais at 3 km.

Abbey of Neuil on the Autise 6 km.

3 Docks at 3 km to visit the Green Venice by boat (open from April to early November).

Dock at Coulon open all year. (winter on reservation)

Walk and bike in the shade of ash trees all along the canals or in the countryside,

In 5 minutes you will be in the Marais Poitevin Regional Park.

Possibility to fish, and to perform carriage rides along the canals (see external providers).

Shops of Maillezais at 3 km: bakery pastry, butcher, tobacco press, supermarket and health.

Small shopping center of Benet at 9 km.

Quality restoration at 3 km.

Fontenay le Comte (85) at 15 km, the castle Terre-Neuve, place aux Arcades. ...

The villages of Vouvant, Foussais-Payré and Nieul on the autise classified 'Small city of character'.

Niort (79) at 28 km.

La Rochelle (17) to 50 mn.

You can take a shuttle to the Ile de Ré, on the island of Aix or Oléron, as well as Fort Boyard.

Natur'zoo to 20 mn.

Recreation area of ​​Lake Chassenon in 20 mn.

Le Puy du Fou (Les Herbiers 85) and Futuroscope (Poitiers 86) at 1:15 am and the INDIAN FOREST amusement parks at Moutiers les Mauxfaits (85) and O'Glisse at Le Bernard (85).

Motorway A83 8 km Exit n ° 9 Marais Poitevin.

SNCF Niort train station or Fontenay le Comte bus station.

Airport of La Rochelle.

Regional road transport; line 16 Fontenay le Comte / Niort 4 km.

More Details

Serge Durand
Member since: 2017
Speaks: french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2018


Liez Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Respect du calme, des autres hôtes, de l'environnement, des animaux et de toutes les installations. Tri des déchets et respect des énergies.
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 double
    - 2 child bed
  • ROOM 2: The 2 'children' beds have beds of 90 * 190. The 2 bedrooms are equipped with large sliding windows that are equipped with shutters and each give onto a terrace. Possibility of adding Cot in room 2. Baby kit on the spot: Bed, fitted sheet, recliner and high chair. stay package 16 €.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming


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(4 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Super séjour

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé un exellent weekend avec deux enfants ( 2 ans et 5 ans ), le gite est tres propre et bien équipé ainsi que la piscine et l'espace detente le grand plus de cette location.

Un grand merci a Serge et sa femme pour leur accueil , nous reviendrons certainement.

Guillaume et Laure

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour votre confiance et votre visite. Nous restons à votre disposition pour un prochain séjour. Nous vous accueillerons avec plaisir. Cordialement Serge et Patricia
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jolie parenthèse

  • 5 of 5

nous avons passé une petite semaine dans ce gîte. Une belle parenthèse de vacances. une accueil chaleureux, de bons conseils pour visiter la région. Le gîte est très agréable à vivre et très bien équipés... nature, calme, détente... un moment de parenthèse parfait.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Séjour de 2 nuits à 4 adultes magnifique. Tout était parfait, l'accueil, le gîte ainsi que la piscine et le jacuzzi.. A refaire !!!!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Séjour sympathique.

  • 5 of 5

Logement bien agencé. Propre. Propriétaire sympathique et attenant envers ces clients.toujours à l'écoute et réactif. Piscine et jacuzzi propre.le logement est tout équipé et le cadre est sympa. Le calme est de mise.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous vous remercions pour votre confiance et votre visite. Nous restons à votre disposition pour un prochain séjour. Bien cordialement Serge et Patricia Aux Rêves Du Marais. Liez.
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Nearest Airport
57 Kilometres
La Rochelle
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Maillezais / Benet
Nearest Ferry
55 Kilometres
La Rochelle : Ile de Ré, d'Aix, Oléron
Nearest Golf
80 Kilometres
Golf de la Domangère 85310 Nesmy
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Fontenay le Comte
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
A 83 Niort / Nantes
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Maillezais / Courdault / Coulon / Benet
Nearest Beach
62 Kilometres
L'Aiguillon sur Mer & La Faute sur Mer
Car: necessary

Boat trips to visit the canals of the Poitevin Marsh Regional Natural Park: 3 piers at 3 km. Visits by day and at dusk. Visits from 1 hour to 3 hours.

Visit + Meals on boat / cruise 9 km.

Carriage rides along the canals,

Activities Educational farm 2 km,

And also balloon flight by external service providers above the Marais Poitevin (see O. T.).

Historical visits in the 2 Abbeys: Maillezais and Nieul on the Autise.

Zoo, Ornithological Park, Nature reserve.

Numerous cycling routes along the canals and in the countryside.

Picnic areas.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $686.34
Ménage $23.83 + Tax
Stay tax $0.51 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Prestations supplémentaires à réserver lors du séjour et à régler sur place en fin de séjour :
Le logement doit être restitué propre et vaisselle faite. Forfait ménage 25 euro / séjour.
Kit Espace Détente : Peignoirs et Draps de bain forfait 12 euro pour 2 personnes pour le séjour.
Kit bébé : lit, transat et chaise haute forfait 16 euro.

Prestation Service Petit-Déjeuner à réserver la veille au soir avant 19 h.
Vous aurez au choix : Boisson chaude (café, thé, lait) et Viennoiserie.
+ Jus de fruits, pains divers, Brioche Vendéenne, beurre et confitures. (céréales pour les enfants)
Petit-déjeuner servi au gîte de 8h30 à 10h30 au tarif de 8 euro par personne (gratuit enfant (-) 5 ans).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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