8 Rue du Logis, Bourneau, 85200
A beautiful Logis in the village of Bourseguin near the forest of Mervent, offering superbly spacious self catering accommodation. Beautiful walled heated swimming pool, large walled garden with children's play area and croquet, and free use of our bicycles. 1hr from La Rochelle, Ile de Ré and safe beaches.
Description of Logis de Bourseguin Gite :This charming detached cottage set in the large courtyard of the Logis provides spacious and comfortable accommodation over 175 m2. There are 3 bedrooms: one double (dowstairs), one double with an en-suite toilet, and one with three beds (two singles and a small double). Please note that the upstairs of the cottage has several low beams. There are also 2 bathrooms, one with bath and shower, the other with a shower. Les Lavandes has its own lawned garden, plus undercover parking. There is a fitted kitchen with dishwasher, and the spacious living room with original tiled floor has a wood-burning stove. There is electric heating plus a free supply of logs for the colder months.
There is a public tennis court ½ mile away, and an excellent boulangerie patisserie with well stocked general store 1 mile away. BBQ, garden furniture and bed linen are provided, also washing machine, TV and DVD player. Cots, high chairs and bottle steriliser can also be provided on request.
There is shared use of the extensive walled garden of the Logis with children’s play area (including swings and sandpit), and the securely walled heated swimming pool (11m x 5m plus 3m x 3m extended steps creating an ideal seperate area for babies and toddlers). The pool is heated from 1 May onwards. Table tennis, table football, skittles, badminton and croquet are also available in the grounds, or you could just relax in a quiet shady corner. We also have a field ideal for football, kiteflying, blackberry picking and cycling on our homegrown cycle track or butterfly maze.
Please note that we do not have wide screen TVs, cinema surround sound or video games, but we do have acres of space, a field full of wild flowers and butterflies, and stacks of imagination and ideas to make your holiday here one to remember.
Free use of our bicycles is included in the rental price, ideal for exploring the surrounding countryside and forest. The forest starts at Bourneau (1 mile away) and there are many quiet country lanes and hamlets to discover around Bourseguin, with pockets of woodland, vineyards, sunflowers and orchards; fields with horses, goats and donkeys; and the occasional secluded chateau - real France on your doorstep.