Otard - Luxury converted distillery near Cognac - sleeps 2


Details of the Gite

Set in the heart of the cognac region and surrounded on all sides by the vines of the 'Grande Champagne', this former cognac distillery offers you the highest standard of accommodation and service.
One of 4 properties set around a central courtyard, each property is independent with a private terrace whilist sharing the wonderful landscaped gardens, BBQ areas, parkland, 13m by 6 m pool with sunbeds, DVD room and gamesroom with pool table, table tennis and masses of balls, bats and board games. Each property has an individual style and retains a wealth or original features such as exposed beams and stonework. The site sits on the edge of a small hamlet but is still only 2 kms away from the shops. 10 mins rom the bars and restaurants of Cognac town and 45 mins from the coast.
Otard is the smallest of the 4 properties and has been created through the renovation of the old cognac storage building and it now provides a romantic hideaway for 2. It can be rented individually of with the other properties on site - Hennessy, Martell and Remy Martin.
Rated 3 stars by the local Tourist Office and 5 stars by the independent review site www.tripadvisor.co.uk we have built an excellent reputation with our guests who have become both regular visitors and friends. One guest's comment probably sums it up best :
'Sad at the thought of leaving. Happy at the thought of returning. Wonderful!'
Read more guest reviews and testimonials on our own web site.

Facilities of the Gite

General / living area
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Books
  • Central heating
  • Gym
  • Pool table
  • Games room
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Wi-fi
All on one level the gite is suitable for wheelchairs and also people with limited mobility. The louge features a large french door leading out to the private terrace with wonderful views over the parkland, the vines and the rolling hills beyond
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Microwave oven
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper provided
Bedrooms (1)
Includes: Double beds (1), single beds (0), en-suite bath/shower rooms (1)
Bathrooms (1)
Includes: Bathrooms (1) of which en-suite (1). Shower (1) and WC (1)
Bright and modern shower room with shower cubicle with body jets
Swimming pool
  • Shared swimming pool
  • Barbeque
  • Play area
  • Parking (secure)

Otard is located in Cognac, Charente

Full details of all the tourist activities and places to visit, along with restuarant reviews are provided in your accommodation and in our well stocked reception. We offer a range of walking, driving and cycling maps to ensure that you get to see the best of the area's beautiful scenery. We are perfectly positioned for visits to the major towns of Cognac, Angouleme, La Rochelle, Saintes, Brantome, Royan and Bordeaux and yet only 45 mins from the beaches of the Gironde estuary and the Atlantic coastline. The fortunes of the area are based on the production of Cognac and wine and there are plenty of opportunities to sample the local produce and tour the famous named houses of Remy Martin, Courvoisier, Hennessy etc and also the small independent producers.
The area is perfect for cyclists and walkers with gently rolling hills and the beautiful valley of the river Charente.

  • La Rochelle: 100 km
  • Bordeaux: 110 km
  • St Georges de Didonne: 60 km
  • St Brice Cognac: 15 km
  • Nearest Shops: 2 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 2 km
  • Nearest Bars: 2 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates €350 - €600 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

A 25% non refundable deposit is payable at the time of booking with the balance payable 8 weeks before your arrival date.

Payment can be made in either euros or sterling.

We accept bank transfers, cheques and cash. Sorry but we do not accept credit or debit cards.

From €350 per week

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Language: English, French
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