Charente Maritime à la carte


holiday accommodation in La Rochelle and Charente Maritime :

La Rochelle apartments and countryside gites



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You choose your holiday accommodation (or use photos links below) :

La Rochelle Studios Twin Centres La Vieille Grange

For all holiday accommodation :

The Area Travel Weatherproof Hols ! Payment Options Keeping In Touch

Welcome !!

Click below for your choices of accommodation for your holidays in La Rochelle and Charente Maritime !!

Direct flights from UK & Ireland from £9 & €20 return (incl taxes etc) !!

Click here for our new integrated cheap flight search facility !!

Channel tunnel (car) fares from £56 return (Folkestone to Calais) !!

Eurostar (passenger) fares from £100 return (London to La Rochelle or Bordeaux) !!

Option 1


"Studios à La Rochelle"

Ideal holiday apartment accommodation in La Rochelle : in the Parcs Ideal holiday apartment accommodation in La Rochelle : in the Parcs Ideal holiday apartment accommodation in La Rochelle : in the city Ideal holiday apartment accommodation in La Rochelle : in the marina

"... to call it a studio doesn't do it justice !"

"... the best self catering accommodation we have encountered"

(feedback from guests - see more in studios section)


at the centre of La Rochelle : "the most attractive & unspoilt seaside town in France "**


your year round get-away !!


why stay in hotels, when you could stay in your own "home from home" in one of our studio apartments for 2 (+ 1-2 children possible, as is a small, well behaved dog)


all the comfort of a quality hotel room


but with your own privacy and independence


within a few minutes walk of the centre of La Rochelle and the Old Port (you won't believe how easy it is to get around La Rochelle and surrounding areas - by foot, cycle, rail, bus or boat - no need for a car !)


with a kitchen (or kitchenette) so you can cater for yourselves when you choose


& a balcony to sit out on for petit dejeuner or with that early evening bottle of wine


with singles discount available mid-week, if you fancy a holiday on your own : car(e) free and single in La Rochelle !!


ideal apartment accommodation for La Rochelle holidays in the Charente Maritime - better than hotels !!



Option 3


Twin Centre Holidays


best of both worlds


a city break in a La Rochelle holiday apartment


plus the calm of a countryside gite


mix and match accommodation as you choose !!


with 10% discount* off your 2nd centre




Option 2


"La Vieille Grange" 

 Ideal holiday gite accommodation in Charente Maritime Ideal holiday gite accommodation : the garden room

"A wonderful haven that exceeded all our expectations !!"

(feedback from guests - see more in gite section)


a gite that is ideal for couples (or 2 friends !) See "Also" below for more than 2 people!


and for year round breaks & holidays


with an enormous (6x4 metre) all weather & all year round garden room/terrace


offering privacy, relaxation, views, an acre of garden and an 11x5 metre swimming pool (May-Sept)


in gently rolling countryside surrounded by vineyards and sunflowers (depending on season !)


but within 10 minutes of the Gironde estuary, nature reserve and quiet marinas and 30 minutes of a nice beach


and just over an hour from La Rochelle (motorway all the way !)


ideal holiday gite accommodation for couples in the Charente Maritime !!



Also :

If you are looking for a countryside property for 2-6 people, have a look at availability for our other properties (both just 5 mins away from La Vieille Grange) :

"Le Pavillon a la Campagne" : a detached villa for 2-6 people


"La Petite Maison Jardinière" : a charming garden cottage for 2 (+ 1 child possible)

For all choices :

The Area : a brief guide to the area around La Rochelle & the Charente Maritime, places to go, things to do - activities and events, the all important weather (including today's !), links to tourist office sites, info about books & maps available and a photo gallery showing the variety and beauty of the area !

Travel : how to get to your holiday accommodation in La Rochelle & the Charente Maritime from UK, Ireland, France, Netherlands, Belgium or Denmark by road, air and rail, with links to main operators and with a map of all main departure points. Includes our integrated cheap flight search facility.

Weatherproof Holidays ! : Fed up with the weather ? In need of a break to look forward to ? Then take control and book yourself a "Weatherproof Holiday" in the Charente Maritime !!

Payment : full details of all payment options, including credit card facilities


Keeping in Touch : we would like to be able to keep in touch with you - but only if you agree ! See this page if you would like to receive information from us in future about special offers or developments

Please see the sections for each property for further information about :


booking arrangements





*only one discount (returning guests/Twin Centre 2nd week/mailing list special offer etc) can be claimed upon any week

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Thanks for visiting Charente Maritime a la carte - your choice between studio apartments providing better accommodation than hotels in La Rochelle - or one of the best examples of holiday gites or cottages with pool in Charente Maritime, south west France !