Les Tamaris N°1 - Cottage sleeping 6, heated fenced pool

Cottage N°1 at Les Tamaris is adjacent to the pool area and has its own attractive sunny terrace. It sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms and has a bathroom, a shower room and two toilets. The character interior features a full-height kitchen / dining room with French windows opening onto the terrace. It shares the heated fenced pool with Cottage N°2.

You can see more photos in large format in our Photo Gallery

Les Tamaris Cottage N°1 living / dining room

Les Tamaris Cottage N°1 terrace

Les Tamaris Cottage N°1 double bedroom

Heated swimming pool

Les Tamaris offers you an ideal family holiday venue - great value accommodation, well equipped and comfortable. It is situated in a rural village within easy reach of the Vendee coast. You can see where we are on this detailed map of the Vendee.

Daily bread and croissants at just 150m from the cottage and it's only a short drive (or taxi) into the town for a good selection of restaurants. The nearest supermarket is at just 5 minutes.

Cottage N°1 will sleep up to 6 in 3 bedrooms (one double and two twins) and has its own pleasant terrace with a built-in barbecue. The terrace area is enclosed so perfectly child friendly and we can of course supply a cot and high chair. There is lawn space adjacent to this cottage. You can see full details of the accommodation below.

The 11m x 5m heated pool is in a separate walled area with a safety entrance gate. Surrounded by attractive planting, it offers a lovely spot to relax. Note that there are wide entrance steps in the pool making it easy to enjoy for toddlers and young children.

You will find plenty to see and do in the surrounding area, including chateaux and gardens to visit, local wine-tasting, colourful markets, as well as plenty of facilities to keep the children amused. Details of the distances to amenities are given below. Click here to see some of the local tourist attractions of the Vendee.

Our self catering rentals are weekly, Saturday to Saturday. Click here to see the current up to date availability and the prices by date. We may be able to offer 10 night stays outside the main season dates.

What guests say...
"I would like to take this opportunity to thank you on of behalf of all my family for the lovely holiday we spent in your gite, everything was perfect and we all wished that we could have stayed longer. The accommodation was excellent with all home comforts and it was a very quiet and restful location, I would have no hesitation in recommending it to anyone." Richings family.

Les Tamaris Cottage N°1

Independent cottage, part of a large renovated stone building (the two cottages are on opposite sides of the building and do not overlook each other). All on one level (3 interior steps).

Practical open-plan living/dining with fitted kitchen. Double bedroom with en-suite shower room. Two twin bedrooms. Bathroom with toilet. Separate toilet.
Well equipped, including; TV (English and French channels), DVD player, WiFi Internet, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, gas hob, eye-level electric oven, kettle, coffe-maker, toaster, mixer, iron, ironing board, etc.

Private terrace with garden dining furniture, deck-chairs and built-in barbecue. Access to adjacent lawn area and use of the shared swimming pool. Off-road parking.

Quilts and square pillows (with pillow cases) are supplied. Bed linen and towels are available for hire, as well as an optional cleaning service, so you can adapt your budget as you please.
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Second cot (possible)
  • Second high chair (possible)
  • Plate, bowl, cutlery
  • Baby bath
  • Booster seat for dining chairs
  • Toilet seat reducer
  • Night light
  • Gated terrace area
  • Kiddies size exterior table and chair(s)
  • Fenced and gated pool area

Nearest shops:

Bread, croissants etc. at 150m, supermarkets and a good range of shops at the town of Lucon (3 miles).

Nearest restaurants:

At Lucon, lots of choice from simple through to gastronomic (3 miles) and at Mareuil sur Lay (3 miles), a good family restaurant.


18 miles takes you to La Faute sur Mer, superb sandy beaches, stretching along 12 miles of coastline with dunes & pine forests, including La Tranche sur Mer (watersports, windsurfing, jet-skis, sailing), the well know surfing spot of "Bud-Bud", and round to the port of Jard sur Mer (daily market, cliffs and secluded coves, tree-adventure theme park).

Places to visit:

Colourful local market at Lucon (3 miles) on Wednesday & Saturday mornings, plus street cafés, boutiques, and some lovaly municipal gardens. Old town and port of La Rochelle (37 miles) - a superb day out, exploring the historic streets, great shopping, fabulous aquarium, boat trips from the port. History theme park of Le Puy du Fou (45 miles) - medieval village, roman amphitheatre and much more, great for children. Indian Forest , tree adventure park at Moutiers les Mauxfaits (14 miles). Gardens of Court d'Aron (11 miles) - thousands of exotic plants, lotus flower lakes. Chateau des Aventuriers (20 miles) - excellent children's treasure trails. Medieval Chateau at Talmont St Hilaire (25 miles). Vineyards at Mareuil sur Lay, wine-tasting (5 miles). Forest at St Gemme la Plaine (4 miles) - nice cycling trails. 18 hole golf at La Domangere, Nesmy (16 miles) plus 3 other courses in the area. Fishing & boat hire on the river Lay (3 miles). Punts or canoes on the canals of Green Venice (from 15 miles).

See the location map