Les Hirondelles is ideally located to experience all that the Charente has to offer as there are a vast variety of sights and leisure activities, all within striking distance. Numerous picturesque villages, medieval towns, Romanesque churches, canoeing, kayaking, horse riding, fishing and inland lakes with man made beaches are just some of the options available locally.
France is renowned for its food and wine. There are fantastic restaurants within a 30 minute drive. Wine Fairs are held every May and October and are a great place to taste new wines from local producteurs and purchase at great prices. See our 'Things to Do' pages for up to the minute dates and locations.
The Atlantic coast, with its sandy beaches and the bustling seaside towns of La Rochelle and Royan are approximately 90 minutes away.
The delightful town of Aigre is only 4km away where there are shops, cafes, two restaurants, tourist office and a market twice a week, selling local produce.
The Stables & The Hayloft
The accommodation options are ideal for two families sharing, whilst retaining your own kitchens, living space and bathrooms.
We appreciate that not everyone wants to holiday around children, therefore here at Les Hirondelles, we have dedicated 'child free' and 'couples only' weeks. Please contact for dates, availability and details.
Both gites have been tastefully created from farm buildings retaining the traditional Charentaise style of exposed stone walls, oak beams and polished wood floors throughout.