Rooms & Facilities

Maison D’Hibou is set in 2 acres of meadow gardens and an orchard. among the vineyards of the Petite Champagne region of the Charente. Down a quiet country lane away from traffic, the gite retains all the original oak beams and traditional "pierre apparent", stonework unique to this region of France. The gite is very attractively furnished throughout with everything you could possibly" need to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable.

  • 4 large double bedrooms (2 of which have their own ensuite bathrooms)
  • plus 2 extra beds available by arrangement
  • 4 bathrooms in total (1 of which is downstairs)
  • Full size heated pool
  • Indoor or outdoor dining
  • We offer the option of providing evening meals by arrangement
  • We are happy to get your food shopping in,  ready for your arrival

 

The Living Space


Very large open plan living and dining area. Well equipped fully fitted kitchen featuring fan oven, gas hob, dishwasher, large fridge freezer, washing machine, microwave etc. A useful serving area leads to the dining table, where large Patio doors open onto the huge gardens overlooking the local vineyards and fields of sunflowers. Other double doors situated at rear of the sitting room lead to your rear covered terrace with picnic seating and your own private garden leading to your heated outdoor pool. This whole area is very secluded and un overlooked. Sun loungers galore. Towels, pool towels and linen provided, changed weekly. TV with Freeview and DVD player, free WIFI connection and hi-fi system. Comfy sofas and large armchairs...a real home from home. Cot and high chair both available.  Upstair and downstair stairgates also available.  The back covered terrace  has a gate which can be closed to for providing an  enclosed area for safe play, away from the pool for little ones.

 

Beautiful Bedrooms & Bathrooms


We have 4 large bedrooms, 2 with en suites. (comprising 3 doubles and 1 twin with ample storage in each.) Each bedroom is uniquely furnished with a touch of the Charente in each.  You will be provided with towels and bed linen for each room.  There is a very comfortable large pull out sofa bed in the lounge if needed. There are 2 separate bathrooms one with a power shower and the other a bath, catering for all your needs.

 

Outside Space


Your own garden and  the pool is enclosed by trees.  From every aspect there are fields of sunflowers and vineyards. We have badminton, swing ball, giant garden games. We are also able to offer you a choice of free bikes to borrow, 8 of them, all sizes. You have your own BBQ too. Your own driveway leads to your own double carport.

The gite is situated in the grounds of the main house “Chez Dauve”, but your garden is private. We have swings and a slide which smaller children are welcome to use. There is an outside stone bread oven and we have weekly, "create your own pizza" evenings if you are interested.

Please note :  Although we reserve the right to share the pool we rarely do and we have our own sun terraces and sunbeds in a separate area of the grounds. 


Please do read our terms and conditions. 


Contact: info@tranquilgitecharente.com / +44 (0)7791751838

Book:  please  contact us direct.