Welcome to France Leisure Holidays
|Family activity & sailing holidays based in Mareuil-Sur-Lay in the Vendée region of France. |
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|Wide range of activities to choose from, including:|
Dinghy & catamaran sailing, cycling, swimming, kayaking, fishing & sailboarding.
|Stay at Le Moulin - a lovely converted riverside mill with large grounds, en suite rooms and wifi.|
|We have two nearby airports - La Rochelle (50 mins) & Nantes (60 mins) served by Ryan Air and Flybe. Alternatively, ask us about ferry options and discounts.|
- Whether you are a sailor, cyclist, angler, ornithologist, botanist, swimmer, sightseer, or sunbather, we have the idyllic location for your holiday, with large tranquil riverside grounds close to the town centre, yet on the edge of the countryside.
Wow! Third visit and still as entertaining as the first & second. Helen, Paul & Dominic still outstanding hosts. We will be back again!!
- Cheryl, Ian, Lewis, Alex & Kieron Shaw (Staffordshire)
This is our second visit and even after two weeks there are still more activities to enjoy. The location, hospitality, variety of activities and value for money are surely the best in France. We are looking forward to next year's stay already!!
- Claire, Richard, Edmund & Agnes Praser (Aug 2016)
A fabulous week - beautiful moulin & surrounding countryside. Sincere thanks Helen & Paul for looking after us so well!
- Tom, Cathy, Ben & Eddie Hardman (2015)
Fabulous week in beautiful surroundings, love the house & gardens. Plenty to see and do, thank you Helen & Paul for your hospitality.
- Janet, Paul & Emma (2015)
Thank you Helen, Paul + Dom. Our second trip has been as good as the first. We look forward to the next! Hospitatlity fantastic - we will stay in touch
- Karla, William, Carl, Ann, Brian, Hoggarth (2015)
A beautiful old mill. Great accommodation & hospotality. Good trips up & down river. Helen & Paul made our trip very enjoyable. Enjoyed the wine tasting!
- Mike & Jenny Harris (2015)
Thank you for helping us to have another wonderful action packed holiday! Excellent weather together with excellent sailing, fishing, table tennis, swimming & badminton. Keep being the excellent hosts that you are and never stop supplying the packed lunches!
- Cheryl, Ian, Lewis, Alex & Kieron
Thank you for everything, it has been a fantastic holiday, really appreciate your wonderful hospitality. This is one group of sailing novices who have been inspired by the whole experience.
- Michael, Vicky, Toby & Sam
A warm welcome, beautiful location and great hosts. Plenty to do or just a space to relax, the Mill and the “Toybox” provide both. Thank you for the company and taking care of everything we needed. Hope to return again.
- Kevin, Sarah, Grace & Libby
Third time here, always plenty to do and wonderful surroundings.
- Miranda, Alison & Matthew
Thank you for a wonderful week - what an amazing home! You are superb hosts and Dominic too, making Karla & William's stay even more exciting.
- Ann, Brian, Karla & William (Warwickshire)
Another relaxing break. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We will be back!
- Judith & David (S.Yorks)
What a way to spend a relaxing week. Sailing plentiful, Rhona learned to kayak! Started and finished the week with wine tasting. Will recommend a stay here, the hosts cannot do enough for you.
- Andy & Rhona (Glasgow)
Great time had here, the place is lovely. Helen & Paul made us so welcome. Hope to come back.
3rd time here since 2001. Wonderful week. Helen & Paul as always made us feel so welcome. Great place to relax & enjoy good food & wine with such great hosts. Long may they succeed!
- Gill & John (Dorset)