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A place to relaxViolette
6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
You won’t be charged yet

Visit the beautiful Gatine countryside and have a relaxing stay in our gite Violette.

Violette Sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms, 1 double room and 2 twin rooms OR 1 double, 1 large double and 1 twin room OR 1 extra single bed (in double room) for 6 single people.

2 shower-rooms, 1 adjoining the master bedroom. Open plan living-room, dining area and kitchen.

Guests from all backgrounds are welcome. NB: The 2018 Tour de France stages 1, 2 and 3 on 7, 8 and 9 July are all in the area.

The space

Violette, is set in beautiful grounds with perimeter fence and unspoiled landscape, plenty of room for play or relaxation. There is a heated (from last week in April to first week in October) swimming pool a level 1.2 m deep with a surrounding sundeck. The approved safety fence and self-closing gate safeguards our younger visitors. There are also swings and a tree-stump play area. There are plenty of sun-loungers, chairs, tables, benches and picnic tables. BBQs are provided with free charcoal. Logs are provided for the log burner in the cooler months.

Guest access

There is one other gite, Marguerite, on the property, so the outside space may be shared with guests staying there. Violette and Marguerite have an adjoining door on the ground-floor and can be booked together for larger groups of friends or families. See our listing 'Les Gites de fontenioux'.

Interaction with guests

We live on the property, so if you need anything we will be there to help. This also means we can be very flexible with arrival times etc.

Other things to note

All towels and linen are provided. This includes pool towels, so you can have one last swim and no soggy towels to pack!
All bedrooms have a fan and an oil-filled radiator.
Christmas season includes Christmas tree and decorations.
Free logs for wood-burner 1 October to 1 May.

Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $41 SGD
Security Deposit $164 SGD
Weekly Discount: 10%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check-in time is 5PM - 11PM
Check out by 11PM

Check-in after 5:00pm

Safety features
Smoke detector
Safety card
On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 3 nights.

2 Reviews

Peter User Profile
September 2017
We had an excellent stay in Trevor & Barbara's gites, there are two gites on site, and we hired both for a week to give two 'grownups', a toddler and two teenagers a bit more room. The gites were clean and well equipped - more than enough for a short stay. The pool was superb and was tirelessly cleaned every day for our use (thanks T&B!). The location is lovely and peaceful, and about 10 minutes by car to some nearby towns. The closest village is about 20-25 minutes walk down a quiet and pleasant lane - the prize at the end is a lovely meal at La Petite Noisette, recommend you book if you want to go though as I suspect it gets very busy at peak times. Trevor & Barbara are lovely and attentive, and on hand for advice on the local area or any other questions, and put up with the continual chatter from an inquisitive 2 year old! I highly recommend either one or both gites, you'll have a nice stay!
Trevor User Profile
Response from Trevor:
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really enjoyed having you and your family here and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope you come back and stay here again. Trevor and Barbara
September 2017

Joanna User Profile
September 2017
Trevor i jego żona są bardzo miłymi gospodarzami. Komunikatywni i pomocni. Dom zgodny z opisem, czysty i dobrze wyposażony. Spokojna i malownicza okolica. Szczerze polecam.

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Vernoux-en-Gâtine, FranceJoined in May 2017
Trevor User Profile

We came to France nearly five years ago to 'retire' and renovate this property and rent out these two adjoining cottages. We hope to give our guests a great holiday experience.

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