Come and enjoy the delightful experience of an authentic French country holiday in the Vendée and Poitou-Charentes regions of western France.

In the very heart of deep rural France and the rich, natural heritage sites of medieval Vendée and Poitou-Charentes, you will find the Gîtes des Frenaies (“Gîte” is the French for a holiday cottage). Our cottages are situated close to many renowned holiday destinations such as La Rochelle, the Marais Poitevin (beautiful marshlands), Futuroscope and Le Puy du Fou and are also surrounded by less well-known, original and fun places to visit and enjoy.

Spend your country holiday in the confort of charming,  bucolic and environmentally-friendly cottages. There are many entertainment opportunities and activities on-site, tasty local produce and traditional country markets. In addition, the région offers a temparate, oceanic climate all year round.

Enjoy your visit to our site and we hope to see you soon!


Les Gîtes des Frênaies

21 route de Beceleuf
79160 ARDIN

Tel : +33 6 08 45 54 06



Located near the Vendée and the Marais Poitevin, an exceptional privileged climatic zone in the heart of the gâtine countryside.

situation la clé des champs

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