Gite de la Gravee a two bedromed cottage in the Vendee France

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  •  Type: Cottage
  •  Beds: 2
  •  Baths: 2
  •  Sleeps: 0


In France, in the Vendee, Western Loire, near La Rochelle, a holiday cottage for 4 people.  The holiday cottage, self-catering gite is situated in the quiet and hilly village of Saint Michel le Cloucq, above Fontenay le Comte, in a peaceful street. The village is on the edge of the forest with many places for walking and cycling.

Restored and modernised, the house is in a quiet village and makes a comfortable base from which to explore the beautiful Vendee. The holiday cottage in the Vendee, awarded 3 epis and 4 stars for comfort and charm, is situated in the quiet village of St Michel le Cloucq.

Our rental holiday cottage in the Vendee, is very comfortable for up to 4 people or 4 adults and 2 children.

A rustic cottage fully restored to its original appearance, with exposed local stone walls, wooden beams and wooden floors, tiled ground floor.

It is furnished with antique French country style furniture. It is comfortable and done with good taste.

The ground floor has a large living/room with a fireplace, a kitchen/dining room, bathroom and separate washroom, utility room, and one double bedroom with en suite shower room.

The upstairs has one double bedroom and one mezzanine bedroom.

There are 2 bedrooms and one mezzanine room. One bedroom is on the ground floor with a large double bed (160cm), TV, DVD player and an en suite with shower, sink and WC.

The other bedroom is upstairs with a double bed (140cm). The mezzanine is also upstairs, enclosed on three sides, and has two 3/4 beds (120cm) - an ideal room for children. We provided bedding and we make the beds fresh for when you arrive.

There is 1 bathroom with bath and sink.

Bath towels, hand towels, flannels and bath mats are provided. The bathrooms are fitted electric heated towel rails.

Fully fitted kitchen with all modern facilities, well equipped with crockery, cutlery and plenty of utensils, kettle, dishwasher, ceramic hobs, microwaves oven, full oven, fridge, freezer, washing machine.

For a restful and enjoyable stay, you find a private garden, a stone patio with garden furniture, a large outdoor dining area with a purpose built chimney-barbecue, a private garden.

4 mountain bicycles for adults and 3 mountain bicycles for children are available free of charge.

Bathroom towels, house linen, and bed linen is provided, the beds are made prior to arrival.

A cot, highchair and baby bath can be provided on request.

Owner info


  • Blais Chantal

Terms & Conditions

Bookings are from 4pm Saturday until 10 am the following Saturday. At certain times of year and for last minute bookings arrival and departure days are flexible. Please contact us for more information.
Prices include normal electricity expenses, water, towels, house linen and bed linen. Prices exclude additional consumption of electricity for heating and wood for fireplace.
The rental price excludes end of stay cleaning. End of stay cleaning is the responsibility of the departing client(s). A supplement of Euros 50 may be paid to provide this service. 
Deposit of 25% is requested at time of booking with balance due 4 weeks prior to arrival
Prices are per week and vary depending on the time of year. We require a down payment of 25f the total cost on booking. We ask for a security deposit of 250 EUR when you arrive which will be returned when you leave assuming there has been no damage to the property.
In winter there is an extra charge for heating.

About Location

Why it is Famous ?

Saint Michel le Cloucq is a holiday place where you can discover the Atlantic coast, La Rochelle and the islands of Ré, Aix, and Fort Boyard and go to Puy du Fou and Futuroscope.

Facts About Destination

The South Vendée enjoys one of the sunniest climates in France. The sublime beaches of the Vendée are within easy reach (60 minutes), and are some of the best in Europe. Clean, with shallow, gently sloping seas, these are particularly suitable for families.

Area Information

The holiday rental of Gite de la Gravee is only 50 km from the renowned sailing part and beautiful city of La Rochelle and the beaches of the Atlantic. The islands of Ré, Aix or Oléron are just off the coast. Few kilometers away there is Le Marais Poitevin, also known as the Green Venice, with its green canals for idyllic boating and fishing. The river Vendee ideal for fishing is less than 5 km away. Approx an hour away is Futuroscope, the science and technology theme park near Poitiers. The Puy du Fou historic theme park with its day attractions, the summer evening concerts and displays is within 60 km.

How to reach

Travel to the Vendée is convenient, with road links to the Channel ports improved by new motorways in recent years. St Malo is only 3 hours away. In addition, the airport at La Rochelle (55 minutes) is served by two airlines from the UK (Ryanair and BE) and the larger airport a Nantes (1 hour) is part of the networks of both British Airways and Air France.

Transport system

Car recommended


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