Holiday house for rent, le Bois d'Eleis, La Palmyre

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Résidence Le Bois d'Eleis
33-35, avenue des Alouettes
17570 La Palmyre - France


Bois d’Eleis is a group of small semi-detached holiday villas set in the pine forest in the heart of Charente-Maritime with an outdoor swimming pool.
The house has a compact yet comfortable interior, with a small secluded south facing garden with patio. From Bois d’Eleis, it is a short walk to many shops, restaurants and bars in La Palmyre. The village also offers a colourful market, wine tasting of the local speciality Pineau and there is also a famous Zoo and Luna Park nearby.  Magnificent long sandy beaches and the fishing port are a twenty minutes walk from the house through the pine forest.

  • Ideal for a couple with up to 4 children
  • Living/dining room with double sofa bed
  • Kitchenette with mini-oven, microwave, fridge with freezer
  • Kids bedroom with two sets of bunk beds (90 cm width)
  • Adult bedroom (140 cm width)
  • Alezes and blankets are provided (sheets not supplied)
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Garden and patio with dining furniture and electric BBQ
  • Fans
  • Washing-machine
  • Reserved parking space
  • Outdoor swimming pool (16m x 6m x 1.70m deep) shared only with other residents of the Bois d’Eleis, open from mid-June till mid-September
  • Animals not allowed
  • No WiFi



  • 1 Km from sandy beaches (15 - 20 mins walk or 5 mins cycling),
  • 10 min walk from local supermarket, bakery, newsagents, bike hire, restaurants,
  • 10 min walk from the Zoo,
  • 15 km from Royan (the nearest largest city),
  • 1.5 hours from La Rochelle airport,
  • 2 hours from Bordeaux airport,
  • Many others beaches nearby (Nauzan, St Palais-sur-Mer, La Grande Cote, etc.),
  • Useful information:



Season Period Weekly rate Deposit
Low January to May € 500 € 200
Medium May to Mid-July € 550 - € 650 € 200
High Mid-July to Mid-August € 700 - € 750 € 200
Medium Mid-August to September € 550 - € 650 € 200
Low October to December  € 500 € 200

Conditions and Inquiries

  • A € 200 of security deposit is requested to cover damages/breakages,
  • Weekly rental from Saturday to Saturday (Sunday to Sunday also possible),
  • Payments of the deposit amount with signed Rental agreement are required to secure booking,
  • Payment of the balance 6 - 8 weeks prior to arrival and to be sent with security deposit (cheque, bank transfer),
  • A person, living in the vicinity will be welcoming you on my behalf and will give you the keys and will check that everything is in order,
  • On request and for a supplementary fee, a cleaning service is available,
  • Do not hesitate to contact me to inquire for availability, and a copy of the rental agreement which will provide you with all necessary information.

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