Part of an ancient barn, traditionally rustic yet furnished with all you need for your self-catering holiday. Exposed beams, tiled floors throughout, wood burning stoves and restful outdoor areas make La Germondière an ideal location for your holiday. We are pet-friendly too.... so you don't have to leave your faithful friend behind.
We have two spring fed private fishing lakes of 1.5 and 3 acres, stocked with carp (mirror, common, koi and grass), tench and roach, surrounded by mature shrubs and trees.
A rural country setting rich in wildlife, providing you with a perfect environment for bird-watching, photography, painting, or simply relaxing and soaking up the wonders of nature.
The gîte comprises a large lounge/kitchen/diner with leather sofa, plus sofa-bed, double bedroom, twin bedroom, walk in shower room and separate wc. The gîte can accommodate 4 people in bedrooms with 2 further people utilising the sofa bed in the lounge (supplementary charge applies for more than 4 people).
Fully equipped with gas cooker, fridge/freezer, dish-washer, washing machine, microwave, kettle, toaster and coffee machine, iron and ironing board, clothes airers. Even a hairdryer is provided. Electric radiators in most rooms, wood-burner for those cooler evenings, UK TV and free wifi are also provided.
The gîte has a fenced large garden and patio area overlooking the smaller lake. We provide patio furniture, a parasol, sunbeds and a large BBQ.
We also supply a picnic blanket, we hope you will use it by our lakes.
Gîte de l'Etang has no steps or stairs, everything is on one level, with wide door-ways and grab bars in the toilet and shower. We also provide an adjustable height shower chair, with arms.
We are a two gite complex..... you could book both gites for a group or family gathering.
|Address: 2 La Germondiere|
|Zip/Postal Code: 79130|
| Latitude/Longitude: 46.62379832158032 / -0.4367573070068147|
|Nearest airport||Poitiers||64 km|
|Nearest bar / pub||Le Gatinois||2 km|
|Nearest beach||Various/Vendée||90 minutes|
|Nearest boulangerie||Pomme de Pain||2 km|
|Nearest doctor||Secondigny doctors||2 km|
|Nearest ferry port||Caen||380 km|
|Nearest restaurant||Restaurant du Lac||2.1 km|
|Nearest supermarket||Super U||2 km|
From the town of Secondigny, heading North on the D748 (Rue d'Anjou) towards Bressuire. After the Secondigny exit sign (the Secondigny sign with a red cross through it) take the second turning on the left (first turning on the left is the Pomme 2-Sèvres factory).
Less than 2kms from Secondigny village which has a supermarket, 2 bakers, butchers, fishmongers, banks, bar/restaurants, tobacco shop, and a newsagents. The town also has a large lake ideal for walking which has a children's play area, and is situated next to a campsite which also offers mini-golf, outdoor swimming pool, pedalos.