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

FTC Disclosure: If you make a purchase via a link on this site, I may receive a small commission on the transaction - at no added cost to you. Thank you!

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 Rental apartment Paris


Paris cottage rental France

This large 2-bedroom apartment is a delight to come home to after a long days sightseeing and window shopping. Located on the first floor (2nd floor for North Americans), with a lift, the apartment overlooks rue Custine, one of the most interesting street in Paris to walk through.

Though facing the street, the double-glazed windows give you excellent insulation against any daily passerby.

The apartment has been tastefully decorated in vibrant colors, which catch the natural light streaming into the apartment. As the view is not obstructed closely by another building in front, you benefit from the sunlight and can enjoy your morning breakfast a the wooden dinning table which extends to seat 6.

In the living room you will find a sofa bed that sleeps two. We also have installed a flat screen TV with cable (as well as a dvd player and some dvd's) and have high speed internet access for your laptop computers so you can remain in touch. We also provide you with a Mac Computer in the apartment, a free Phone during your stay and a Bose bluetooth station.


For more details and prices

Paris cottage rental France

Paris  cottage rental France

Keep Up To Date, With Most Recent Pages

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"

Vienne

OK, SO YOU HAVE FOUND A HOUSE IN FRANCE THAT INTERESTS YOU, THE PROBLEM IS THAT YOU ARE IN A DIFFERENT COUNTRY AND DO NOT HAVE THE TIME TO VIEW THE PROPERTIES

Continue reading "Vienne"

Property for sale Bas-en-Basset (Haute-Loire) AUVERGNE

ARCHITECT DESIGNED, THIRD GENERATION STONE BARN HOUSE Due to overseas move I am selling my property in Auvergne, France. 5 bedrooms, 2 WC, 1 bathroom,

Continue reading "Property for sale Bas-en-Basset (Haute-Loire) AUVERGNE"

Apartment for sale Pau, Aquitaine, France

Lovely apartment in Pau for sale Lovely, luminous 76,65 m² flat in Pau (64000), ideal location, near centre The flat is very calm and luminous due

Continue reading "Apartment for sale Pau, Aquitaine, France"

Property for sale Aquitaine sud ouest landes campet et la molere 40900

A vendre :dans les Landes (sud ouest / Aquitaine) Auberge Ferme Landaise rénové avec ou sans HEALTH Farm / Spa concept pour couple top chef cuisinier

Continue reading "Property for sale Aquitaine sud ouest landes campet et la molere 40900"

House for sale Canet en Roussillon (66140) - Languedoc Rousillion

For Sale a large, light 3 bedroom house with pool, 2 sunny terraces, 2 bathrooms and garage in the beautiful southern town of Canet en Roussillon. The

Continue reading "House for sale Canet en Roussillon (66140) - Languedoc Rousillion"

Property for sale 36120 Pruniers Indre France

Livable Property For Sale in 36120 Pruniers Indre Dept quiet edge of village surrounded by countryside. PRICE 130.000 Euros Negotiable Barn and workshop

Continue reading "Property for sale 36120 Pruniers Indre France"

Bon Repos Gites - Great Location in the Heart of Brittany

Finished and furnished to a high standard Our two sympathetically renovated gîtes have been lovingly restored, retaining lots or original character such

Continue reading "Bon Repos Gites - Great Location in the Heart of Brittany"

Property for sale Chalagnac, near Perigueux

Superb 7 bedroom Perigord style property, with many traditional features, Including beams, wood burner, chestnut flooring and characterful stone walls.

Continue reading "Property for sale Chalagnac, near Perigueux"

Apartments for sale Villefranche sur mer

For sale 3 apartments in an old villa Containing all together 4 apartments only. The villa overlooks directly the bay, the beaches and the old town of

Continue reading "Apartments for sale Villefranche sur mer"

House for sale Demangevelle, France

Open House on October 26, 2019. This ancient home is located in the Haute Saone, France. Built in 1663 and mostly, already renovated. But it is a fixer-upper!

Continue reading "House for sale Demangevelle, France"

French Riviera unusual stone property for sale

Great stone property sea and bay view Containing 3 apartments .55.120. and the main 230 sq m this one with a 73 sq m living room a 34 sq m kitchen and

Continue reading "French Riviera unusual stone property for sale"

House for sale Languedoc-Roussillon / Occitanie

For sale: Historic 4-bedroom house, nicely decorated, in the Languedoc. Set at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, the comfortably large stone house of 120

Continue reading "House for sale Languedoc-Roussillon / Occitanie"

Apartment in a lovely villa with pool, St-Aygulf, France

Provencal villa in St-Aygulf, France, Var Apartment in Provencal villa with a private swimming pool at garden level and a remarkable panoramic view

Continue reading "Apartment in a lovely villa with pool, St-Aygulf, France"

For sale Close to Magnac-Laval and Bellec in the Vienne area of France.

The property consists of,the main house with two ensuite bathrooms all refurbished,the main bedroom has a large dressing room large enough for a single

Continue reading "For sale Close to Magnac-Laval and Bellec in the Vienne area of France."

House for sale Brittany, France

Newly renovated house, village location. Lovely 2 bedroom house, located in Guiscriff, Brittany. Within walking distance of the village where you will

Continue reading "House for sale Brittany, France"

House for sale Saint barthelemy de bussiere 24360

Fully renovated 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house Near market town of Piegut pluviers. Reversible air conditioning giving heating and cooling. Log burner Large

Continue reading "House for sale Saint barthelemy de bussiere 24360"

Apartment for sale Paris

Paris 66 m2 (57 carrez) Apt 3-4 rooms. 420.000 euros 20 m2 living room, 2 bedrooms, Toilets and bathroom (with both shower and bathtub), kitchen. Great

Continue reading "Apartment for sale Paris"

House for sale Villars (24530), Dordogne - 10 mn driving from Brantôme

Property for sale. House (stone barn refurbished in the 90's) located on a calm land of 2ha, with a stunning view over the village of Villars, Dordogne.

Continue reading "House for sale Villars (24530), Dordogne - 10 mn driving from Brantôme"

Apartment for sale South of France - Carcassonne - Bastide Saint Louis

YOU MUST SEE IT! Perfect for investor. 2 wonderful completely furnished grand apartments from the 1600s, entirely renovated last year, according to strict

Continue reading "Apartment for sale South of France - Carcassonne - Bastide Saint Louis"

For sale busy Bar/Brasserie Marmande Aquitaine

Busy bar/brasserie in the heart of Marmande A large town on the banks of the Garonne river with excellent rail ,road & airport links to Bordeaux, Paris,

Continue reading "For sale busy Bar/Brasserie Marmande Aquitaine"

Character Gite with private pool, Pyrénéés-Oriéntales - sleeps 4

On the outskirts of a typical Catalan village, with views of the Canigou mountain Overlooking the vineyards to the Pyrénees, this charming gite is literally

Continue reading "Character Gite with private pool, Pyrénéés-Oriéntales - sleeps 4"

House for sale in Roquecor, Tarn et Garonne, Occitanie, SW France

🌿Il fait bon vivre à Roquecor...... We have loved living here…the house, the conviviality, the village, the amazing countryside, the food, the wine, the

Continue reading "House for sale in Roquecor, Tarn et Garonne, Occitanie, SW France"

House for Sale, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms,Toulouse, France

House on 2 levels for sale, in Toulouse(France),in a very quiet residential area. Facing south with a 1287m² garden and the place to build a swimming

Continue reading "House for Sale, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms,Toulouse, France"

Apartments for sale Confolens, France

New Luxurious Apartments in a Building and City Steeped in History and Character Excellent Investment Opportunity, Principal or Second Home NO AGENT

Continue reading "Apartments for sale Confolens, France"

Spacious villa for sale Exideuil Charente

Located within walking distance of the village of Exidueil, t This one level spacious villa was built in 2009 and sits on a very large plot of land of

Continue reading "Spacious villa for sale Exideuil Charente"

Villa for sale la louviere lauragais - Aude - 11410

Key points : 40 min of Toulouse, very quiet, no neighborhood, beautiful view on Pyrenees mountains Villa (130 m2): - Ground floor: 2 bedrooms, living

Continue reading "Villa for sale la louviere lauragais - Aude - 11410"

3 bedroom flat for sale Le Cannet

Selling a 3 bedroomed flat part of a small batch of 5 apartments - Annual fees 516€. Has it's own independant entrance on the street and 2 cellars. 20

Continue reading "3 bedroom flat for sale Le Cannet"

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

Tent holiday

› › Bazoges France


The cheapest way to Normandy at the moment



Find a hotel in France



Custom Search

France Property sales and rentals

Advertise your French Property here A full page ad and 4 photos there is no charge for this service.The site is seen in 170 countries and as 2,000 visitors a day









Restaurant in the old town of Concarneau Brittany

Concarneau Restaurant in the old town

Concarneau market walnut stall

Concarneau market walnut stall

Douarnenez Brittany

Carnac

Carnac Brittany

Locronan Market

 Locronan Brittany

Pointe de Penmarck

 Penmarch Brittany

Sainte Marine

 Sainte Marine Brittany

Visit our new page on the Carmargue

Honfleur boats

Honfleur Harbour Normandy


Quiberon chateau on the rocks near the harbour

 quiberon Brittany

Loctudy on the Brittany coast

 Loctudy Brittany

Mousterlin a headland off the Brittany coast

 Mousterlin Brittany

Saint Guenole

 Saint Guenole Brittany

Le Guilvinec

 Le Guilvinec Brittany

Visit our new page on the Paris antique markets

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 - 2019 All rights reserved