A Sophisticated, restored, air conditioned townhouse situated in Le Bois Plage en Re, the main resort on the stylish Ile de Re, within walking distance of the sandy beach, shops and restaurants. Known as the White Island, this is a gem on the Atlantic coast, with its white sandy dunes, pine forests, salt marshes and white washed buildings.
The house oozes elegance; it is modern, beautifully decorated and furnished to a high standard. There is an open plan living area downstairs with wooden floors and open fireplace. Why not watch a film in the home cinema room in the basement. From the well equipped kitchen there is a door that opens out onto the pretty courtyard garden and pool, where you can enjoy drinks on the terrace or al fresco dining with the family. There is also a separate annex in the garden for guests or older children.
If you enjoy cycling this is the perfect place to go as almost everyone cycles on the island, it’s flat and there are over 100 km of cycle paths. Le Bois Plage en Re is the main holiday resort on the Island, the sandy beaches offer plenty of water sports for all the family. There is a large market to walk through and great indoor food market where you can pick up local produce. Enjoy a delicious meal in one of the many restaurants; you will be spoilt for choice. Visit the charming marina in La Flotte or take a trip to Saint Martin de Re to discover the history of the Island, with its Vauban fortifications and narrow streets of art galleries, boutiques and restaurants. Climb to the top of the St Martin bell tower or the Phares des Baleines lighthouse to get a bird’s eye view of the Island. Visit the oyster beds or salt pans to discover the local specialities.There is so much to explore on this stunning island and if you fancy going further afield just a short drive across the bridge is La Rochelle.
Open plan lounge/dining area (TV)
Fully fitted kitchen, door to the garden, small flight of steps down to the garden
Master bedroom with bathroom
Double bedroom with integral shower
Twin bedroom with integral shower
Home Cinema room
Independent shower and WC
Master bedroom with double bed
Children's bedroom with bunk beds
Independent Shower room and WC
A pretty courtyard garden with, flowers, shrubs and plants. Terrace with outdoor dining facilities, charcoal BBQ. Pool (Roman steps).Street parking only.
Nearest beach Plage du Petit Sergent 1.2 km.Le Bois en Plage de Re , nearest shops and restaurants 450m. Re Tennis club 2.5 km. Golf, les Portes en Re 23.5 km. La Rochelle 24 km. Nearest airport La Rochelle 18.5 km or Bordeaux 214 km.
MAIN HOUSE (sleeps 6)
3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 3 shower rooms and 2 WC
ANNEX (Sleeps 2)
2 bedrooms, 1 shower room and 1 WC
FULLY AIR CONDITIONED
HOME CINEMA ROOM
LOCATED ON THE ILE DE RE
WALK TO BEACHES, SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS
Walk to Beach
Walk to Tennis
Walk to Beach
Walk to Tennis
The Local View
This is a delightful house in an exceptional location. The local shops and stunning sandy beach are only a short walk away. You are spoilt for choice for local restaurants, try lunch at Le Moulin or the beach bar D'ici d'ailleurs in Le Bois en Plage. Have a delicious ice cream in St Martin at Le Mariniere or dinner in the seafood bistro Le Marin. Forget the car and hire some bikes to go exploring on this charming island. A perfect place to get away from it all!