The Perfect Choice for your French Summer Holiday, a 2 Bedroom Gite for up to 4 people with pool, deck and sun terrace.

Book our Gite – €600 per week low season, €750 per week high season (mid July to mid September).

Close to the small town of L’Absie, just 50 minutes drive from La Rochelle and one hour West of Poitiers, a warm and generous welcome awaits you at Mon Petit Coeur, our little slice of heaven in the hamlet of la Menantelierre. 
Situated in the Deux Sevres department, France’s best kept secret, we offer the perfect antidote to the stresses of modern living. If you’re looking for the perfect Holiday Home in France you will find peace and quiet here in a delightful rural setting. 

Book with Confidence

We appreciate that a holiday is something you look forward to keenly and back on fondly. We take every care to ensure this is especially true for our guests here at la Menantelierre. You can view their consistently high reviews on our testimonials page as well as seeing photos of the Gite and its environs in our Photo Gallery.

So much to see and do!

2020 promises to be the ideal year for a holiday in the Poitou Charentes region. This area of France offers a fantastic range of attractions to keep you entertained and occupied with exceptional weather pretty much guaranteed throughout the summer months.

We are also within easy driving distance of Le Puy du Fou – France’s top rated theme park, you can read more about it on our Family attractions page and also see a few photos from our own trip there in August 2016

Our Gite is Child Friendly and equipped with everything you could ever need for a self-catering holiday in France, full details are available on our practical matters page.

Don’t Forget your Toothbrush

The Gite is provided with fresh towels and bed-linen for your arrival, we can also provide beach towels on request. So all you need pack are your holiday clothes and personal toiletries (don’t forget the sun protection!).

Our en Arrive page tells you what to expect on your arrival and our Testimonials page gives you an indication of what our guests think of our Holiday Home in France.

Our Attractions Section gives you examples of the many things to see and do in the area. We can also provide suggested itineraries based upon our local knowledge tailored to your interests and needs.

We have designed this website to be as helpful as possible to you in selecting the perfect Holiday Home in France. If there is anything you wish to know that we have not considered on these pages please get in touch and we will answer your question as quickly as possible.

A bientot