Places to visit

Whilst you may just wish to relax at The Little Nest Gite, Nouvelle Aquitaine is a popular holiday destination because of the climate and the number of tourist attractions. This list is by no means a full list of tourist attractions but gives you a taste of things to do in the area.


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 Voted the best theme park in the world, offering spectacular performances that take you through the centuries.

Located: 30min via D27 from the property.


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Europe's first international nature and fishing centre with 100 hectares of lakes. Fishing lakes, aquarium, shops, restaurant, Sunday Farmers Market.

Located: 15min via D744 from the property. 

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Circuit de Karting is a great day out for all ages. 

Located: 20 min via D744 from the property.

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Built around 1370 this historic Chateau was used as a military hospital in the First World War. Restored in 1990 the Chateau is now a treasured tourist attraction in the Deux Sevres.   

Located: 10min via D744 from the property.

Leisure Activities



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Golf course, driving range, pitch and putt set in the historic town of Bressuire.

Located: 22min via D960BIS from the property.


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The largest  area of marshland on France's Atlantic coastline is full of wildlife. Explore the canals and waterways (known as Green Venice) by traditional flat bottomed boats. A romantic place to visit with quay side restaurants.

Located: 60min via D744 from the property.

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The Deux Sevres and Vendee have wine producers where you can go and taste and buy direct. This link takes you to a directory of wine producers around Saumur.

Located: 50min via D159 from the property.

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A 29 hectare listed park containing 12 hectares of stunning Japanese Gardens, representing elements of the Japanese culture and the natural cycle of life.

Located: 35min via N249 from the property.

Restaurants


If you are looking for somewhere in the local area  to eat this French Restaurant is a must. The owners are very welcoming and friendly, the food is excellent with a good range of wine to choose from.

Located: 4min Via D744 from the property.   


A charming cafe / restaurant, run by an English couple, located in the heart of the historical and touristic town of Vouvant, dominated by the ancient tower of the legendary Mélusine.

Located: 30min Via D938T of the property.



A warm welcome awaits you in this restaurant located in a pretty little village.

Their food is home-made, using local produce, and prepared to order. A mix of French and English dishes appear on their varied menu (with Fish and Chips on a Friday).

They do their best to accommodate people with special dietary needs. Reservation recommended.

 Located: 35min Via D744 from the  propriété.



Chateau Colbert

In a luxurious and prestigious setting, offering gourmet cuisine using ingredients inspired by the seasons, this restaurant rivals some of the best in the Region.  

A visit is essential to complete your perfect holiday.

Located: 30min Via D744 from the property.

Your proprietors will be very happy to provide you with other recommendations for restaurants (Asian, Turkish, Italian, French or English), coffee shops, cafés and bars in the area.

Your proprietors will be very happy to provide you with other recommendations for restaurants (Asian, Turkish, Italian, French or English), coffee shops, cafés and bars in the area.