Welcome to www.a-taste-of-france.com travel section.By continuing to use the site you agree to our cookies policy Privacy-policy

Return to Homepage

The village of Bazoges en Pareds



Places to see in Bazoges en Pareds

The French village of Bazoges en Pareds is just 15 miles from Fontenay in the Vendee region.

We rented a farmhouse 1 mile outside the village it took us longer to find the house than drive the 350 miles from Calais or so it seemed.

The village proved to be a good choice for a base to tour the Vendee area there was lots to see and do within 1 hours drive.We liked the coastal areas around the Port of La Rochelle.

Bazoges en Pareds


The village of Bazoges en Pareds the tower

The first picture shows the old tower keep build in 1300s and still in good condition.

Bazoges is like most french villages every body works away in the week so it is very quite.

So We were surprised to find at the back of the tower an information shop fully open with english speaking staff.

Who gave us the key to the front door of the keep to and have a look around.

The keep was about 6 floors all with furniture and knight`s armour swords bows.

The view from the top of the tower is well worth the effort of climbing all those stairs

The view from the top of the tower


The village of Bazoges en Pareds

The old stocks

The village of Bazoges en Pareds the stocks

There are some interesting old farm buildings with several horse drawn items.

The notice on the stocks said you had to let the person free at dusk

The nearby town of Fontenay le Comte has several nice hotels to stay at

Logis Hotel Le Rabelais Fontenay-le-Comte


 Hotel Le Rabelais-Fontenay-le-Comte The Logis Le Rabelais is located in Fontenay-le-Comte making it one of the best hotels to stay at while in town.

All hotel's guestrooms have all the conveniences expected in a hotel in its class to suit guests' utmost comforts. Each guestroom is fully equipped with desk, hair dryer, television, separate shower and tub, satellite/cable TV.

The basic amenities provided at this Fontenay-le-Comte accommodation comprise meeting facilities , disabled facilities, business center, pets allowed. In addition, the hotel's guests can enjoy the leisure and sports facilities provided on the premises: pool outdoor, garden.

Logis Hotel Le Rabelais Fontenay-le-Comte


Compare the other Hotels in the area

Medieval gardens


The next picture shows the medieval gardens complete with chickens,goats and a large dove cote..

The village of Bazoges en Pareds picture

When we visited the area in June we needed a Gite for 8 people for a week

We found our Gite for 200 GBP for the week a bargain.

If you are visiting France outside of July and August you can find some good deals.The Vendee covers a fare sized area of France on our next visit we are going to stay on the coast near to St. Gilles-Croix-de-Vie.

Which looks a good area to stay. We liked the look of this cottage a short distance from the beaches

Vendee gite to rent picture

This attractive stone cottage is situated in a quiet rural hamlet, just outside Aizenay, and 20 minutes from the beautiful beaches of St. Gilles-Croix-de-Vie.

The building features exposed beams and stonework, and the under-floor heating and log fire makes it a cosy retreat for out of season breaks.

It has its own sunny terrace and garden as well as a shared Jacuzzi for 5-6 people.

The surrounding area offers plenty of holiday activities - day trips to the coast

Google street map shows the centre of the village the old tower is on the left

Places to stay


Holiday cottages to rent in France

Normandy cottage rental France

Find your Holiday cottage here

Keep Up To Date, With Most Recent Pages

Property for sale Ploermel, Brittany

2 Houses for sale in 8 hectares of riverside land. Comprising 3 bedroomed 3 storey house plus 2 bedroom converted Mill. Both were part of a large flour

Continue reading "Property for sale Ploermel, Brittany"

For sale 4 bedroom property Saint Maixent Sur Vie, Vendee

A four bedroom detached bungalow style house with integral garage / workshop set at the entrance to a small hamlet at the end of a cul de sac and surrounded

Continue reading "For sale 4 bedroom property Saint Maixent Sur Vie, Vendee"

Barret de Lioure

In the heart of Provence, in the country of lavender, surrounded by mountains, enjoy finishing this house according to your own ideas and taste. It

Continue reading "Barret de Lioure"

Sainte Marie du Mont France visit to the village guide and photos

Sainte Marie du Mont France Normandy visit to this D-Day village guide and photos.

Continue reading "Sainte Marie du Mont France visit to the village guide and photos"

Concarneau market,photos and guide,Friday morning market in Brittany

Concarneau market travel guide and photos of our recent visit to the friday morning Market in the resort of Concarneau Brittany France.Hotel and cottage accommodation in the town

Continue reading "Concarneau market,photos and guide,Friday morning market in Brittany"

Village house for sale at Ganges, herault (34190)

12 rue vacquerie, 34190 Ganges A charming village house completely renovated on 3 levels. Located in the town center of Ganges close to all amenities

Continue reading "Village house for sale at Ganges, herault (34190)"

House for sale La Mulotiere, Mohon near Josselin, southern Brittany

4 bedroom longere with large workshop and land near Josselin (southern Brittany) Our four bedroomed longer is priced to offer incredible value for money

Continue reading "House for sale La Mulotiere, Mohon near Josselin, southern Brittany"

For sale 5 bedroom house Bessay, Vendee 85320

Une Maison de 151 M², Border La Grande Rivière : House of 151 M² Bordering River Avec véranda et cave : with conservatory and cellar 5 chambres : 5 Bedrooms

Continue reading "For sale 5 bedroom house Bessay, Vendee 85320 "

For sale Renovated Townhouse in Mialet (Miallet) Dordogne

Enjoy the independence of your very own traditional Dordogne stone terraced townhouse, set in the centre of the pretty Perigord village of Miallet In

Continue reading "For sale Renovated Townhouse in Mialet (Miallet) Dordogne "

Fantastic French holiday property for sale!

Set in 7 hectares (17 acres) of meadows, with spectacular views of the Atlantic Pyrenees, this beautiful property is only 5 minutes from a village and

Continue reading "Fantastic French holiday property for sale!"

Strawberry tart recipe

Strawberry tart a French recipe

Continue reading "Strawberry tart recipe"

Rent a Gite in France,guide to renting a Cottage

Rent a Gite in France a guide to renting a holiday cottage.We have rented Gites all over France and want to pass on a few tips

Continue reading "Rent a Gite in France,guide to renting a Cottage"

Uncooked raspberry jam recipe

Uncooked raspberry jam a French recipe how to make

Continue reading "Uncooked raspberry jam recipe"

Port Grimaud,guide and photos of the town in South of France

Port Grimaud a seaside town in the south of France travel guide and photos of the town.Hotel and gite accommodation for your holiday in the south of France

Continue reading "Port Grimaud,guide and photos of the town in South of France"

Noirpalu photos and guide of our trip to the village in Normandy,

Noirpalu is a village in Manche Normandy travel guide and photos of our visit.Places to stay for your holiday

Continue reading "Noirpalu photos and guide of our trip to the village in Normandy,"

Advertise here your French property,for free

Advertise here your French property for free there is no charge for a full page ad with 4 photos simple form to fill in.If you have a property or business in France to sell ad it to our property index

Continue reading "Advertise here your French property,for free"

Honfleur photo gallery,pictures of our visit to the town Normandy

Honfleur photo gallery pictures of our visit to this busy tourist town and port in Normandy.

Continue reading "Honfleur photo gallery,pictures of our visit to the town Normandy"

Le Crotoy market day,Somme estuary Picardie France

Le Crotoy market day photos of our visit to the Friday morning market.

Continue reading "Le Crotoy market day,Somme estuary Picardie France"

House for sale Sigean, Aude, Languedoc

Lovely three-four bed house, with wood-burning stove Built in the medieval ramparts of Sigean, about 5 kilometres from the Mediterranean and 2 kilometres

Continue reading "House for sale Sigean, Aude, Languedoc"

Fressin a village in Northern France photos and information of our visit

Our visit to the village of Fressin in Northern France.See our photos taken round the village

Continue reading "Fressin a village in Northern France photos and information of our visit"

For sale Holiday Home Sainte Marie la Mer

A pretty holiday home 200 meters from the Mediterranean. Sunny terrace with your own palm tree, and private parking. Part of an attractive Residence

Continue reading "For sale Holiday Home Sainte Marie la Mer"

Flat for sale Saint-Nolff,Bertagne France

15 minutes away from VANNES , in the centre of SAINT NOLFF, This flat is located on the second floor of a traditional building. Very light and cosy,

Continue reading "Flat for sale Saint-Nolff,Bertagne France"

Property for sale Burgundy, Cote D'Or

Wine growers house with pool, bed and breakfast Private house with 4 bedrooms originating 1899, in wine growers village, with independent B&B complex

Continue reading "Property for sale Burgundy, Cote D'Or"

Property for sale Frênes near to Tinchebray and Flers

Recent detached house built in 2009. The 10 year construction garantee is still valid. The ‘Pavillon’ is situated in a quiet hamlet near Frênes in the

Continue reading "Property for sale Frênes near to Tinchebray and Flers"

Large country property for sale Languedoc, Aude, Corbières, 50 minutes away from Carcassonne and Narbonne

Large country property for sale in the heart of the stunning Corbieres. Price: 215.000€ Approximately 270m2 split into 2 independent, single storey

Continue reading "Large country property for sale Languedoc, Aude, Corbières, 50 minutes away from Carcassonne and Narbonne"

MAISON DE MAITRE HOUSE FOR SALE, ARNAC LA POSTE, HAUTE VIENNE, LIMOUSIN

Situated on a plot of half an acre in total, this 'Maison de Maitre' house offers approximately 300m² of well proportioned family accommodation in a village

Continue reading "MAISON DE MAITRE HOUSE FOR SALE, ARNAC LA POSTE, HAUTE VIENNE, LIMOUSIN"

Charming Gite for rent Passais la Conception, Lower Normandy

Available a recently renovated 0ne bedroom Gite ideal accommodation for a couple.At amazing value rental Situated just 10 minutes walk from the lovely

Continue reading "Charming Gite for rent Passais la Conception, Lower Normandy"

The Old Cafe holiday gite Gigny Burgundy

Lovely 3 bedroom stone gite in the heart of the burgundy countryside. Our spacious gite has a fully fitted kitchen, separate dining room and comfortable

Continue reading "The Old Cafe holiday gite Gigny Burgundy "

Try a camping holiday in France there are campsites all over France. You can stay in a tent or a caravan

Tent holiday

Camping holiday in Normandy

Camping holidays in Brittany

Camping holidays South of France




› › Bazoges France


The cheapest way to Normandy at the moment



Accommodation in France



Check out the deals at Disneyland Paris tickets and Hotels



Custom Search

Keep up to date

[?] Subscribe To This Site

XML RSS
follow us in feedly
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe with Bloglines

Admin stuff

top of the page

A-taste-of-france.com Copyright © 2006 - 2017 All rights reserved