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Holiday gite accomodation in France, Tillou, between Poitiers and Niort, providing gites, bed and breakfast (Chambre d'hote) and holiday home with outdoor swimming pool. Only 1 hour from La Rochelle.

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Ferry and Drive

Only 4 hours drive from St. Malo, which is the nearest ferry port. Approximately 5.5 hours from Roscoff and 6 hours from Caen ferry ports. Ferry sailings available from

From Dieppe about a 6 hour drive down using A28 (peage toll road) to Rouen, Le Mans, Tours, then the A10 (peage toll) to Poitiers before getting on the N11 then D150 and D950 to Melle. Total distance from Dieppe about 350 miles. Cost on peage as at February 2009 about 45 euro.

From Melle stay on D950 to Brioux looking for signs to Tillou. Just before Brioux is a crossroads by the Institut Rural (the D740) leading to Chef-Boutonne. Again head down this road looking for a left turn to Tillou.

La Petite Cachette can be found between the water tower and the church (50 yards from the church).


Less than one hour from TGV stations at Poitiers and Ruffec. Pick up from trains can be arranged.


Fly from Stansted airport to La Rochelle or Poitiers. Try for cheap flights. FlyBe is another cheap flights airline, with routes from Southamton to LA Rochelle. Contact

During the summer, Easyjet fly from Gatwick to La Rochelle.

Only 45 minutes drive. Hire car available at airport. 

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