Will & Liz Weeks, Le Manoir Souhait
7, Rue du Chateau d’Eau
17490 Gourvillette, France
Tel: 0033 (0)5 46 26 18 41 Mobile: 0033 (0)6 08 48 27 34
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Directions: From the North coast ports, we would travel in the direction of Rennes, Nantes, Niort and St. Jean d'Angely or alternatively take the Tours, Le Mans, Poitiers, St. Jean d'Angely route. Bypassing towns in all instances.
Leave St. Jean d'Angley via the bypass on the D939 to Angouleme. At Matha on the bypass, take the D739 to Aigre signposted to the left. After approximately 6km, Gourvillette is signposted to the left. Our Manoir Souhait road signs will point you in the right direction. When reaching Gourvillette, locate the Mairie (Mayors' Office) and take the road directly opposite the office signposted to 'Manoir Souhait' which is found after approximately 100 metres.
Airports: La Rochelle (1hr.15mins), Angoulême (45mins),Poitiers, Bordeaux, Limoges.
Eurostar/TGV: London ~ Paris or Lille ~ Angouleme
Ferry Ports: St. Malo, Caen, Cherbourg, Le Havre
Eurotunnel: Dover ~ Calais
3 km W of Beauvais-sur-Matha (good village facilities), 8km E of Matha (all facilities). 45mins. from beaches at Fouras. 27 km Cognac (~25 mins drive). 160 km Bourdeaux Airport (~1.5 hrs drive). 390 km St Malo (~4 hrs drive).