Nearest Airports – Nantes, Poitiers or La Rochelle are all approx 100 kms from the property. (Hiring or travelling by car is advisable.)
Les Cinq Chênes is surrounded by farmland and is situated 5 kms from the nearest town– Moncoutant which offers most facilities that you will need such as a modern supermarket, butcher, baker, several hairdressers, pharmacies, bars & restaurants etc.
Just 15 kms away is a larger town – Bressuire which offers all the shops that you need including a farmers market on a Tuesday and Saturday where you can buy fresh vegetables, meats, cheeses etc.
The surrounding area offers many activities and interesting places to visit if you want to get away for the morning or afternoon or even all day.
NEW IN 2017
Neuil les Aubiers – Swimming lakes, walks, picnic area and children’s play area, 40 minutes from Les Cinq Chenes
Golf du Bocage – located in Bressuire – just a 25 minute drive away. A newly opened 18 hole golf course, 72 par, located in beautiful surroundings with a putting green, practice green, pitch and putt. Buggies and clubs are available to hire directly from the club house.
The best beaches are approx 90 minutes away in Tronche –sur –Mer and Bretignolles – sur – Mer however there are many many more wonderful beaches, villages and towns along the coast.
We are ideally placed for many local attractions including:
- Golf – 18 Hole Golf Course in Bressuire
- Futuroscope – Multi Media Theme Park – www.futoroscope.com
- Puy de Fou – Historical Theme Park – www.puydufou.com
- Vouvant – one of the most beautiful villages in the are – www.vouvant.fr
- Mervant – with its wonderful lakes (boating, swimming & fishing), zoo and forests – www.mervent.fr
- Marais Potevin – known as the Green Venice with its wonderful streams & rivers where you can hire a punt or rowing boat and enjoy the wonderful scenery. – www.marais-poitevin.com
- Pescalis – several lakes and ideal for fishing – www.pescalis.com
- Parc Oriental de Maulevrier – Stunning Japanese Garden – www.parc-oriental.com
- Parc des Vallees – Riverside Adventure Park – www.parcdevallee.fr
- Terra Botanica – Botanical Gardens – www.terrabotanica.fr
- Adventure Park – Zip lines through the forest – www.parc-aventure-79.fr
- Go Karting – www.bocaspeed.fr
- O’Gliss Park – Water park with a large selection of attractions, slides, pools etc. – www.oglisspark.fr
- Indian Forest – Largest adventure Park in France – www.indian-forest-atlantique.com
- Bio Park – Zoo set in and around troglodyte caves – www.bioparc-zoo.fr
- Mervent Zoo – www.naturzoomervent.com
- Ostrich Farm – www.sevre-autruche.fr