New!! Opening spring 2018. For a holiday in the French countryside on a hill with beautiful views, a wonderful diaper-vacation with an occasional splash in the pool, reading a book on one of the places in the garden or visiting villages in Galo Romanesque style a walk between the grain fields and forests, follow a cycle route in the area? Everything is possible. But especially enjoy !!
Holiday accommodation La Cigalle is located in Poursac in the Charente. Suitable for rent in all seasons, even with Christmas.
The Charente is known for its wonderful climate with lots of sunshine and is located in southwestern France at 900km from Utrecht.
La Cigalle is located on a hill just outside the village of Poursac. Poursac is a hamlet with a 12th century Romanesque church, situated in an agricultural area between rolling fields with grains, sunflowers, rapeseed or corn and alternating afforestation. In the vicinity is 3km away the beautiful castle village Verteuil with o. A baker, restaurants, wine bar and village super.
At 7km you will find the beautiful village of Nanteuil, with restaurants, old abbey, and arboretum. All amenities can be found in the town of Ruffec at 10km, with a large supermarket, Lidl and a weekly market on Saturday.
There is plenty to do in the nearby area; many old Romanesque villages that are worth a visit, with many bric and brac markets during the season.
To enjoy the surroundings there are cycle routes and hiking trails so that one can enjoy the hilly vistas with fields of sunflowers, wheat, rapeseed e. d and forests. Also in the area a tree climbing trail, canoeing on the Charente, castles to visit and at 60km the village of Oradour sur Glane, erroneously burnt by the Germans. Also worth a visit are the historic city of Angouleme at 30km, at 70km the famous city and region Cognac and at 80km Poitiers with the Futuroscope. And for the "daredevils" there is an opportunity to make a flight in a small helicopter (gyrocopter).
Classification of the gite:
The holiday residence is a separate part of our own house, realized in the winter of 2017, so everything new.
One enters through a private entrance in the dining room / kitchen with stunning views over the adjacent fields, kitchen or a. Equipped with fridge with freezer, dishwasher, kettle and oven.
Following a bright living room with French doors with cozy wood stove, electric heating, sofa and armchairs and flat screen TV fans with dutch Canal digital.
View over the rolling garden and the village.
Separate bedroom with view over the garden, box spring (1. 60-2. 00) and adjoining spacious hall with wardrobes and bathroom with shower, toilet and sink.
possibly to place a cot in the bedroom.
Miscellaneous: Free Wifi, stocked bookcase, board games, use of ironing board / iron and pool towels for the pool.
The holiday accommodation is connected to our house, but completely private with private entrance, parking space, screened garden with various seating areas (sun or shade) including gazebo overgrown with wisteria and equipped with a private pool (wooden surface), completely surrounded by high hedge and nice chairs, so privacy guaranteed.
For optimal enjoyment, Table d'hotes (3-course menu with wine and coffee or tea), an extensive breakfast or a delicious oven dish with a healthy salad can be used on request. Also possible to obtain vegetarian meal.
Price table d'hote 23 euro p. p. Breakfast service 7. 50 p. p Welcome menu 25 euros for 2 people.
So if you are looking for a wonderful relaxing holiday, enjoying and especially lazing, idleness or just want to be active, then you are at the right place at La Cigalle. We would like to welcome you.