Gite des Forges - Renovated 2 bedroom cottage in pretty town, 10km from the beaches


Details of the House

Gite des Forges is located in a quiet lane only 500 metres away from the centre of the pretty small town of Angles, near to the seaside resort of La Tranche sur Mer in the Vendee region of France.
The accommodation is laid out over one floor and benefits from a very sunny courtyard garden, complete with al fresco dining area and sun loungers for your use.

Inside, there is a living/kitchen area with sofa, large dining table and chairs and a fitted kitchen - with a built-in electric oven, induction hob, fridge freezer, kettle, toaster and coffee maker.

There are two bedrooms - one with a double bed and the other with 3 single beds, and along the corridor there is a shower room with hand basin, WC, shower cubicle and washing machine.

Bed linens are provided, but please bring your own towels.

Within the village there are many local shops (bakery, butchers, fish monger, florist, and supermarkets) as well as bars, restaurants and a weekly market selling lots of local produce.

The beaches are only a 10 minute drive away and you will be spoilt for choice in which one to visit - you can surf, relax, make sand castles, explore the rock pools or join in with some of the organised beach entertainments.

This holiday house in Angles is pet / dog friendly.

Facilities of the House

General / living area
  • TV
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • Books
  • Central heating
  • Internet access
  • Wi-fi
The Open-Plan Living/Dining/Kitchen area leads out onto the sunny patio area. There is a sofa and two fold away chairs, along with a TV with UK & French free-to-air TV channels. Wi-Fi internet access is also available.
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Washing machine
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Linens provided
The newly installed kitchen has a built-in electric oven, induction hob, microwave, kettle, toaster and coffee maker. The washing machine is located in the shower room
Bedrooms (2)
Includes: Double beds (1), single beds (3)
There are two bedrooms, both located on the ground floor. One bedroom has a double bed and a large wardrobe and the other bedroom has three single beds and some storage space. Both bedrooms look out onto the patio garden.

Pillows, duvets and bed spreads are provided, but please bring your own pillow cases, sheets, duvet covers and towels (bath & Pool).
Bathrooms (1)
Includes: Bathrooms (1). Shower (1) and WC (1)
There is a shower room with Hand basin and shower and a separate WC. The washing machine is located in the shower room.
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • Barbeque
  • Parking (secure)

Gite des Forges is located in La Tranche sur Mer, Vendee

Gite des Forges is located in the town of Angles, which is approximately a 50-60 minute drive from La Rochelle Airport and 80 minutes from the airport at Nantes. Both airports are served by budget airlines such as Ryanair, FlyBe, EasyJet and Jet2.

Car hire is available at both airports.

If you are binging your own car with you, then St Malo is the closest of the northern ferry ports - at only 3.5 hours away. Caen is 4.5 hours away, Cherbourg is 5.5 hours away and Calais/ Euro Tunnel is 6.5 hours away.

The Beaches
There are miles of sandy beaches starting from as little as 10 minutes away. You can surf, body board, explore the rock pools, make sand castles or just relax in the sun!
There are many organised events on the beaches - including musical concerts and firework displays.

The 11th Century church is in the centre of this pretty village & there are many events held here during the summer months and the gite is located within walking distance.

  • La Rochelle: 60 km
  • Nantes: 80 km
  • La Tranche sur Mer: 10 km
  • La Domangere, Nesmy: 35 km
  • Nearest Shops: 0.5 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0.5 km
  • Nearest Bars: 0.5 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates £400 - £650 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

- Rentals are from Saturday to Saturday in high and peak season, however we can be more flexible out of these dates.
- The gite is available for longer lets during the off-season (October until April)
- A refundable breakages deposit of £100 required and will be refunded within two weeks of your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).
- 30% of rental fee is due on booking to secure your stay.
- Remaining 70% is payable 8 weeks prior to your stay.
- Please enquire for long term rentals outside of the high & peak seasons.

From £400 per week

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Language: English, French
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