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Royan, France

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Royan is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department of the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France. A seaside resort, located on the Atlantic Ocean, Royan is the capital of the locally known area ‘Côte de beauté’. A stay ina Royan Holiday Gite is impressive! It boasts five sandy beaches, a marina and a fishing port. Royan is located at the mouth of the Gironde Estuary, the largest estuary in Europe.

When you rent a holiday home in Royan, you’ll no doubt be tempted by the beach! But there is more on offer including the Church of Notre-Dame. Built in three years by the architects Guillaume Gillet and Marc Hébrard, the church Notre-Dame of Royan is considered as one of the leaders of work of the contemporary architecture. The bombardments of January 5, 1945 had destroyed the former neo-Gothic church which dated back to 1877. It was decided to rebuild it as a building of bigger size and with an architecture both ambitious as spectacular, inspired by the aesthetics of other large Gothic cathedrals. Finished in 1958, it is built completely of concrete. The church was classified as a historical monument in 1988.

The Palais des congrès was built in 1957 by the architect of Bordeaux Claude Ferret. It is designed as a cubic geometry eased by the oblique movement of outside staircases and by the subtle interweaving of internal convex walls. Widely opened on the estuary of the Gironde by a glass wall, it was later enlarged with gardens, under a transparent cube. It was classified as a historical monument in 2004.

When you stay in self catering accommodation in Royan, make time to venture outside this exciting city and beach destination. Just half an hour away is the city of Saintes, the historic capital of Saintonge -an important city of art and history.

To get to your Royan Self-Catering Accommodation: Royan is situated approximately 40 miles away from the department capital of La Rochelle. It is 315 miles away from Paris. Royan SNCF railway-station is the terminus of a line connecting the city to Saintes, Angoulême, and Niort (TGV for Bordeaux and Paris). La Rochelle is the nearest airport. Flight operators include: easyjet, Flybe, Jet2, Ryanair, Aer Lingus.

The Poitou-Charentes region is renowned for having one of the most pleasant climates in France. Winters are really mild and thanks to the oceanic climate, summers are hot but not muggy.  Poitou-Charentes benefits from 2,400 sunshine hours a year and is the hottest and sunniest place of the whole Atlantic coast. 

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La Maison Noble - Large Family Gite in the heart of Calvados, Beaufour-Druval

La Maison Noble - Large Family Gite in the heart of Calvados, Beaufour-Druval

Weekly Rental: GBP 750 to GBP 1150

8 sleeps

Welcome to La Maison Noble, a well-appointed large family gite in the heart of Calvados. Thoughtfully furnished with

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2 Bedroom Peret Holiday Villa With Private Pool Located Close to Clemont Le Herault and Pezenas

2 Bedroom Peret Holiday Villa With Private Pool Located Close to Clemont Le Herault and Pezenas

Weekly Rental: EUR 600 to EUR 1050

4 sleeps

Beautiful 2 bedroom Villa close to Clemont Le Herault to the north and Pezenas to the South. The property boasts a new

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4 Bedroom House with Private Swimming Pool and Views of Gordes - Roussillon, Vaucluse

4 Bedroom House with Private Swimming Pool and Views of Gordes - Roussillon, Vaucluse

Weekly Rental: EUR 1890 to EUR 2240

12 sleeps

The house is a haven of peace in Roussillon, the perfect retreat to recharge your batteries in the middle of nature. it

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Ste Maxime end of Terrace house with sea view

Ste Maxime end of Terrace house with sea view

Weekly Rental: GBP 900 to GBP 1050

4 sleeps

This end of terrace house has a beautiful view of the Bay of St Tropez. Set in a quiet residential area, it can sleep 4

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Le Belle Vue - Superb 2 bedroom House in Saint Antonin Noble Val, Tarn-et-Garonne

Le Belle Vue - Superb 2 bedroom House in Saint Antonin Noble Val, Tarn-et-Garonne

Weekly Rental: GBP 595 to GBP 750

4 sleeps

Many original features retained within the property, yet combined with modern & comfortable furnishings. No pool at this

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Special Offer

Special Offer

The week of June 4th to June 11th 2022 has been reduced from the usual £975 to £800.

Delightful 5 Star Self Catering Holiday Home near Villedieu Les Poeles, Normandy. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

We are pleased to currently be able to offer all our guests 10% off our standard weekly listing prices for 2022. Please

Discount for two week booking

Discount for two week booking

£50 discount on second week when booking two weeks

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