Gîte 'Au Marcassin'
Au Marcassin faces South (lounge and double bedroom) and West (lounge and triple bedroom) The patio is in sunshine from late morning until dusk. The main bedroom has a double bed. The other bedroom has 2 single beds and a child's bed (140cm long and 75cm wide) There is a fan in both the bedrooms for hot nights.
The downstairs bathroom has a shower, sink and bidet and the toilet opens off the bathroom.
The rest of the ground floor is L-shaped and contains the kitchen, dining and lounge areas. The kitchen has an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, coffee-maker and double sink. The dining area has a round table and 4 chairs. The lounge area has a coffee table, 2- seater sofa-bed and 3 easy chairs.
There is satellite TV with DVD player and a CD player/radio. There is a fan for the summer and an electric fire for chilly evenings in spring or autumn. There is a small patio outside with 4 garden chairs, a table with parasol and a BBQ.
Gîte 'Au Cocorico'
Au Cocorico faces East (kitchen and both bedrooms) and South (main bedroom and lounge) The patio is in sunshine until early afternoon. The main bedroom has a double and a single bed, and the small bedroom has bunk beds, ideal for pre-teens. Each room has a fan for hot nights. The children's room has a heater for colder nights in early spring or late autumn.
The bathroom has a bath, shower and sink and the toilet is next door.
The kitchen has an electric cooker, microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, coffee- maker and double sink. The living/dining area has a 4-seater sofa-bed, rocking chair, coffee table, dining table, 5 chairs, satellite TV with DVD player and a CD player/radio. There is a storage heater for colder evenings and a fan for the summer.
There is a small patio outside with 5 garden chairs, a table with parasol, children's chairs and table and a BBQ
WIFI is accessible throughout the gîtes. The code is in the information pack.
High chairs and stair-gates are available on request.
Bed-linen is supplied. There are 2 pillows per person except on the bunk beds. Clean bedclothes are offered every week for longer stays. There are blankets in each bedroom for chillier nights. Each gite has 2 full sets of towels, this is so that you can wash them whenever they need it during your stay. One set should be clean and folded at the end of your stay; the others are washed by me (together with the bathmats) as part of the changeover.
Electricity and tourist tax are included in the price.
The nearest supermarket is 3km away in L'Absie. It is an Intermarché and opens Sunday mornings unlike other French supermarkets. There are bigger ones (Super U) and cheaper ones (Lidl) in Moncoutant and La Chataigneraie (both about 11km). L'Absie is also the nearest for boulangeries, banks and bars!