[ English version ] [ Version française ] [ Deutsche Version ]

Gîte with pool attached to Manor House
Chaniers near Saintes, France
2 bedrooms, sleeps 5 - 7

Le Logis des Sources Le Petit Logis
Le Logis des Sources Le Petit Logis

Le Petit Logis

Situated within walking distance of the Charente river and the lively little town of Chaniers which offers all shopping facilities, several restaurants and a post office, Le Logis des Sources is one of the most beautiful 16th/17th Century Charentaise Manor Houses, perfectly preserved from the outside world by a private access lane leading through a belt of dense vegetation. Guests will enjoy the enclosed park of 6 acres with wide lawns, old trees and romantic fishponds, the tennis court (sand cover) and the 12 x 7 m swimming pool.

The property is less than 10 minutes drive from the centre of Saintes and the Paris-Bordeaux motorway, 30 minutes from Cognac and the Atlantic coast (Royan, Île d’Oléron, Rochefort) and 60 minutes from La Rochelle and the Île de Ré.


Kitchen/dining room

Start photo show

The gîte has been newly created from the former housekeeper's house and offers all the comfort you could want in an atmosphere of peace and timeless beauty. Its separate entrance gate, parking and BBQ areas ensure privacy and independence.

All rooms are equipped with electric heaters to make it suitable for winter holidays. For music lovers, an electronic piano can be provided.

Ground floor:

  • Dining room/kitchen (fully equipped with electric cooker, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, all crockery and utensils etc., dining table and chairs)
  • Large drawing room with open log fireplace, bridge table, chairs and 2 sofas, one of which is convertible into an extra double bed, piano (optional)
  • Shower room with WC and washing machine
  • Small storage room.

First floor:

  • 1 bedroom with 80 x 200 twin beds plus bathroom and WC
  • 1 bedroom with 90 x 200 twin beds plus 80 x 190 single bed with large shower room and WC
  • Small storage room for luggage etc


  • Swimming pool 12 m x 7 m
  • Tennis Court (sand cover)
  • Patio with garden furniture and BBQ
  • Closed car parking area, bicycles, boats etc. can be stored in the adjoining barn
Swimming pool and park Swimming pool and park

Swimming pool and park are shared with the owners who are on site throughout your stay to make it as comfortable and relaxing as possible and to assist with any enquiries (in English, French and German). You can stroll throughout the park, picnic under the century old trees or around the romantic fishponds, feed the wild ducks or go wandering or fishing along the nearby Charente river.


Substantially discounted ferry fares on all routes are available from the UK by contacting Chateau Vary Travel and quoting French Connections reference number 4325.

Car Hire. If you are travelling by plane and require a hire car then French Connections car hire partner Holiday Autos offers great savings and a price match guarantee by booking on line.

Travel Insurance. For details of competitive travel insurance see the French Connections travel insurance.

Prices and Booking Information

Prices are in (Euros) and are Per property per week
3/9/07 - 29/9/07 650.00 436.24 $885.57
30/9/07 - 30/4/08 450.00 302.01 $613.07
                                 Check availability
                                 Contact the owner

All prices are per week from Saturday 4pm to Saturday 10am.

Bed linen and bath towels are provided although guests will need to bring their own towels to be taken to the swimming pool or beach.

Electric heating is charged separately.

The €38 extra charge for cleaning is not due if the gîte is left clean and tidy at the end of your stay.

A non refundable deposit of 20% is payable on booking, the balance due 2 weeks prior to the start of your holiday.
A security deposit is required of € 100.

With respect to the rich wild life in and around the park, please understand that we cannot accommodate your domestic animals.

To book please contact Marie-Hélène and Hermann Leibbrand

Tel /Fax (France): 05 46 92 58 15 (International + 33 546 92 58 15)

(Replace the + with your international access code.)

Please mention French Connections when you contact the owner

To book please check availability and then print and return this booking form with your deposit

[ Regional info ] [ Other properties in this region ] [Other regions ] [ Real estate ] [Home page ]