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Ile de Re

| Charente-Maritime, France
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5
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Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Swimming pool
Hot tub
Corporate gatherings
Villa holidays
Family friendly
Wedding venues
Stag Parties
Party houses
Beach houses
Hen parties
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At a glance

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • South-facing garden
  • BBQ
  • Hot tub
  • 400m to the beach
  • Peaceful location amongst vineyards

A light and spacious villa, decorated in the attractive Ile-de-Ré style, this beautiful property features a large, heated outdoor swimming pool, hot tub, south-facing garden and a beach just a short walk away.

Sleeping 13 guests across five comfortable bedrooms, Ile de Ré boasts 200m² of space, perfect for a special family gathering or holiday with friends. With calming white-washed wood panels, comfortable beds, televisions and beautifully appointed bathroom and shower rooms, the bedrooms offer a combination of double and single beds. Three of the bedrooms are en-suite and there is a luxurious, shared bathroom with spa bath on the first floor. Two of the en-suite bedrooms are found on the ground floor.

Also on the ground floor is a large, open plan lounge-kitchen-diner where guests can relax and socialise whether cooking, dining or snuggling up in front of the log burner. The kitchen is well equipped with range cooker, double sink, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, induction hob and microwave, as well as all the other essentials you’ll need to cook up the delicious local produce you can pick up in nearby St. Martin. The kitchen dining table offers seating for up to eight and there are a further two tables in the open-plan lounge area seating 10 and two.

The lounge area is bright and spacious, with light flooding in through the vast sliding doors which lead onto the terrace area. A flat screen TV is provided for entertainment, while on sunny evenings guests can head out to the terrace to relax al fresco.

Outside, you can make the most of the sunshine and peace of the surrounding vineyards, sipping a glass of local wine and enjoying grilled food from the BBQ. Take a dip in the hot tub on the terrace for the ultimate relaxing experience. The garden is lawned and has shady areas, outdoor dining furniture, comfortable seating, deckchairs and a play area for children.

The striking feature of this property is the luxurious heated outdoor pool, which has a removable domed cover for cooler days, counter current swimming jets and a corner bar.

Ile de Ré villa is just a 10-minute walk from the port and centre of St. Martin, a historic town where there are a plethora of shops, restaurants and sights to enjoy.

SLEEPS 13: 5 bedrooms. Ground floor: 2 en-suite double bedrooms. First floor: 1 bedroom with 4 single beds (2 of which can be joined to make a double), 1 en-suite bedroom with a double bed and single bed, 1 bedroom with double bed.

ADDITIONAL BEDS: Baby cot available on request. It is possible to rent 2 further bedrooms in the owner’s house next door.

COOK + DINE: Well-equipped kitchen with fridge-freezer, dishwasher, double sink, microwave, range oven with induction hob and overhead extractor. All the essentials you’ll need to cater for all guests during your stay. Kitchen table seats up to 8, dining table seats up to 10 with additional 2-seater table. BBQ for al fresco dining and outdoor dining furniture.

RELAX: Comfortable outdoor furniture and deckchairs to soak up the sunshine around the swimming pool or relax in the hot tub. The swimming pool has a corner bar from which you can serve up drinks while taking a dip. Inside, the lounge area has a comfortable leather sofa to relax in front of the TV and woodburner, as well as several occasional chairs. There are TVs in each bedroom.

BATHE: The 2 ground floor bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms. On the first floor, the room with double bed and single bed has an en-suite shower room. The other 2 bedrooms on the first floor share a luxury bathroom with spa bath.

OUTSIDE: Large, heated swimming pool with removable domed cover for cooler days, counter current swimming jets and a corner bar. Terrace area, hot tub, BBQ, outdoor dining furniture, comfortable seating, deckchairs, lawned area and children’s play area. Private parking.

TECH: Wi-Fi, hi-fi, flat screen TV in lounge area and TVs in all bedrooms.

PLAY: Outdoor play area for children and heated swimming pool.

PETS: Pets welcome by prior arrangement.

VENUE HIRE: Weddings and corporate events welcome, please enquire for more information.

ADDITIONAL INFO: Laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer on the ground floor. Towels and dressing gowns are provided. Housekeeping at the end of your stay is included.

LOCAL AREA: The villa of Ile de Ré is set on the beautiful island of the same name, just a 10-minute walk from the attractive historic town of St-Martin-de-Ré. A bustling town, here you’ll find restaurants and shops dotted through the pretty streets, a scenic port and 12 kilometres of impressive fortifications. The property is also just 400km from the beach so you can choose between relaxing by the pool or soaking up the sun by the sea.

ACTIVITIES NEARBY: The island of Ile de Ré is 30km long and just 5km wide, so everywhere is easily accessible and there’s much to enjoy. St-Martin-de-Re is the principal town and a walk around here is recommended. Amble along the harbour and head up to the old church at the top of the hill if you’re feeling energetic, from which you can enjoy views over the town and sea. You can also hire a bike, a popular mode of transport among the locals and an enjoyable way to see more of the island. Behind the villa of Ile de Ré there is a cycle path to Cible beach.  You can also reach Le Bois Beach, Gollandieres, La Flotte and take in the oyster beds and salt marshes on the north coast.

GETTING THERE: Nearest airport: La Rochelle (20km). Nearest train station: La Rochelle (25km).

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