In Poitou-Charente in the heart of Haut-Poitou, near Poitiers and the European theme park Futuroscope.
15 Route de Richelieu , in the Commune of Avanton ( 86170 ) Web site of the municipality www.avanton.fr
The gîtes de france n°688, 2 épis NN, for 6 persons , open all the year.
The gîte is in a beautiful host house of 1870, 125 m ² fitted out on 2 levels.
Comprising of; a fully equipped kitchen with washing machine, lounge/3rd bedroom with TV point, shower-room, wc. 2 further bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor.
Same entrance of 2sd Gîte (http://www.gite-avanton.sitew.com/#Situation.B).
Bed linen supplied if required.
Large enclosed grassed court yard with garden furniture and bbq.
The village offers a wide range of shops.
The Production of wine of Haut-Poitou and local wine not being made any more spot since 2003, it results from it wine growers' association making and marketing their products in the same place, this was rewarded by the label AB ( organic farming) since the grape harvest 2007, after three years of reconversion . www.ampelidae.com
The gîte is situated:
6 kms from the station of Futuroscope and 10 kms from Poitiers station
6 kms from the Park of Futuroscope,
10 kms from Poitiers city of art and history,
16 kms from the leisure park of St Cyr,
60 kms from the Castles of the Loire,
65 kms from the Circuit auto-motorcycle of the Val de Vienne,
100 kms from the Marais Poitevin,
140 kms from La Rochelle.
And many other things to be discovered in around the area...
Animated market every Thursday and Sunday morning to Neuville of Poitou at 6 kms.