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The Old Forge holiday rental near La Rochelle

Come and enjoy your family holidays in France at The Old Forge self catering holiday cottage to rent located in Antigny near the historic port of La Rochelle and the vineyards of the Vendee region. Set in the countryside and sleeping up to 12, the accommodation consists of three double bedrooms, two twin rooms and a double bunk bed, three bathrooms, kitchen, lounge, snug, dining room, study, and courtyard. Lesley Bridge - Owner of The Old Forge

Golfing breaks at our French Gite that sleeps more than ‘Fore’!

August 22, 2010

We’re all familiar with the traditional golfing holidays… the fail-safe golf holidays in Spain, but have you ever considered French golf holidays? No? Here at the Old Forge French holiday rental, we’re not only blessed with beautiful surroundings and famous French red wines but we are also lucky to be close by to 3 excellent [...]

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Cheap Family Summer Sun Holiday That’s Rich In Culture In France? The Old Forge Has It All!

April 8, 2010

For many years British travelers have had a passion for spending holidays in France, whether it’s just a short weekend break, a half term getaway or a relaxing summer family holiday, France offers something for everyone. During these recession hit times, people are more aware than ever of getting good value for money from their [...]

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A true family day out at Futuroscope with interactive experiences for everyone!

January 25, 2010

On family holidays it can sometimes be difficult to find that once place which offers something for everyone, but situated just over an hour from The Old Forge at Antigny is Futuroscope. The theme park has over 25 different experiences, helping you to explore the World in a new way with extreme thrills, images in [...]

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Speaking French on your gîte holiday? Of course you can!

January 25, 2010

For many of us the last time French phrases passed our lips was back in the classroom, reciting the mnemonic ‘Dr. Mrs. Van Der Tramp’ (because it contains the first letter to each of the verbs which conjugate with être – now it’s all coming back!) or maybe a cheeky ‘Une bière, s’il vous plaît!’ [...]

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Safety first at The Old Forge, Antigny

January 25, 2010

No body ever likes to imagine the worst situations, least of all when you are on holiday which is why you can be assured that The Old Forge takes every precaution to make sure your holiday is relaxing, stress free and most of all a safe environment for your family. That is why we have [...]

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Introducing the World famous two-Michelin-star restaurant, Coutanceau’s at La Rochelle

January 17, 2010

Located just an hour’s drive from The Old Forge, on the seaside near the scenic Plage de la Concurrence and La Rochelle Bay is the World famous two-Michelin-star restaurant, Coutanceau’s. Visiting the restaurant is hassle free with a private car park is available at the front of the restaurant entrance. If no space is available, [...]

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