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VALERIE DESCHAMPS

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german

The Sallow gite, with private swimming pool

1 Review
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Vienne House Rental Photos and Description

Located in the country side. Recharge your batteries in a peaceful place where you can swim and eat bio products. Renovated farm house in a charming village. We are looking forward to meet you to present you our splendid region.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
VALERIE DESCHAMPS (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german

Reviews

1 traveler review

The Sallow gite, with private swimming pool
average rating of 1.0 based on 1 reviews
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I would not recommend this gite.

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We arrived at the Sallow Gite after a smooth 6 1/2 hours drive from Calais. We requested directions in advance and were told to follow the blue line on a map they sent by email. We found the gite and the owners met us there. The beds were not fully made up and we were asked whether we required sheets?! Obviously we did, and they were provided. The owners also took a considerable damage deposit on arrival. We disappointingly found that there were no refreshments at all in the fridge - not even a bottle of water so with 5 tired and hungry children we went to the local town to find some food. Everything was closed. At the end of our 2 week stay the owners asked to come to the gite at 7.15am as we were departing at 7.30am which we thought was strange. When they arrived they proceeded to check right through the gite, including cupboards. We broke 2 glasses which we explained we had replaced. There was a further 15 minute heated discussion when the owners tried to tell me I had to pay for linen hire and the cleaning of the gite (I was told that linen hire is usual in France). Mme Deschamps then suggested she keep part of our damage deposit to cover the linen hire and cleaning (the invoice we received from Homeaway said the charge was, "Menage - 0"). We felt completely boxed into a corner as we had to leave catch the Eurotunnel - we had little choice. Though we had enjoyed a good holiday in France we left feeling rather cheated and let down. We wouldn't recommend this particular gite to other holidaymakers.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: J'ai bien lu votre mécontentement et pris note de vos remarques. Votre demande de location de gîte ne comprenait pas la location de drap (c'est une option payante) je vous les ai fournis à votre arrivée. Je vous avais demandé lors de nos échanges téléphoniques si vous vouliez faire le ménage, sinon le montant est de 60€, vous aviez alors choisi de le faire.Seulement, vous ne l'avez pas fait à la fin du séjour, je l'ai donc retenu de la caution.
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
POITIERS
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
CIVRAY
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
POITIERS
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
POITIERS
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
CIVRAY
Nearest Beach
120 Kilometres
LA ROCHELLE
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Civray House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
TRES HAUTE SAISON
Jul 16 2016 - Aug 19 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,372
 
 
HAUTE SAISON
Aug 21 2016 - Sep 2 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,208
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$988
$988
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $439

le ménage fin de séjour est réclamé si le gîte n'est pas rendu dans l'état de l'arrivée 70€.

25% d'acompte pour la réservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Vienne House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 200 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • - toilet
    - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 double
    - 2 twin/ single
  • 2 double beds, 4 single beds, 1 baby bed.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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