About the Area

Situated in the lovely Deux Sevres countryside, there are lots of places to visit.

Locally, you can take advantage of the many walking and cycling tracks, walk to village

of Cherveux where you will find a general store, bakery, church, chateau, hairdressers

and chemist.

The lake (Plan d’eau St Christophe sur Roc) is also in walking distance and you can enjoy  a walk around the lake, fishing, swimming, a sandy beach, children’s playground and tennis courts. There is also an equestrian centre near the lake.

For shopping and restaurants - you need a car.

St Maixent L’Ecole   13kms

Niort   15kms

Champdeniers   8kms

Visit the delightful Marais Poitevin for walking, cycling and a boat ride

Futuroscope is just over an hours drive and similarly.

Le Grand Parc at Puy du Fou is highly recommended

La Rochelle and the Il de Re are an hours drive.

Cognac is an hour away.

The nearest airports are Poitiers and La Rochelle

The nearest Ferry port is St Malo - you can also use Dieppe and Calais and Le Havre

The nearest motorway junction - junction 10,  A83.

Plan D’eau - the lake

          and the

Chateau at Cherveux