France Fishing Gîtes - La Germondière

Holiday Cottages in France with Private Fishing Lakes

What Our Customers Say


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"Warm welcome on arrival, always willing to help, and excellent transportation to swims". (Accueil chaleureux à l'arrivée, toujours prêt à aider, et excellent transport vers les étangs)

Mick and Fred (September 2016)



"Environnement très agréable et calme. Espaces des gîtes et du parc tout à fait approprié à nos besoins. Endroit agréable pour nos compagnions à 4 pattes. Merci Julie & Simon, vous êtes adorables". (Environment very pleasant and calm. The gîtes and the grounds entirely appropriate to our needs. Nice environment for our 4 legged companions. Thank you Julie & Simon, you are adorable.)

Le groupe Rabillier (May 2016)



"Bonne situation, tous commerces à Secondigny. Environnement des étangs très propre et magnifique. Access à Parthenay très rapide.". (Good situation, all shops in Secondigny. Very clean and beautiful lake environment. Access to Parthenay very fast.)

M et Mme Fernandez (March 2016)



"Magnifique étang, pêche très réussie, calme, belle maison". (Magnificent lake, very successful fishing, quiet, beautiful house)

Mme Prevost (August 2015)



"Super attention to detail. All that we had hoped for, above and beyond". (Super attention aux détails. Tout ce que nous avions espéré, au-dessus et au-delà)

Mr and Mrs Ferguson (June 2015)


"Wonderful welcome, nothing was too much trouble for our hosts. You guys are brill, looking forward to our next holiday already". (Merveilleux accueil, rien n'était trop de problème pour nos hôtes. Vous gars sont génial, impatients de nos prochaines vacances déjà)

Mr and Mrs Edwards (June 2015)



"Bon cadre environement, ideale pour peche auxcoup et a la carpe". (Lovely environment, ideal for fishing pole, float or carp)

M David (May 2015)



"Great fishing, great owners, great holiday. A massive Thank You, we had a great break and we will be back". (Bonne pêche, propriétaires charmants, super vacances. Un grand merci, nous avons passé un super séjour et nous reviendrons)

M et Mme Reeve (April 2015)



"Très agréable même pour les non-pêcheurs qui recherchent le calme." (Very pleasant even for non-anglers seeking tranquility).

M Bouisson, Oncy Sur Ecole (August 2014)



"Friendly, welcoming hosts. Fishing great, lovely people and funny, made our holiday complete. Thank you for making our holiday relaxing and fun. Very considerate of our circumstances."

Mr & Mrs Willetts, Chester (July 2014)



"Nous avons passées une trés bonne semaine, et avons été acceuille par des proprietaires trés chaleureux et conviviale. Si une note devait être donnée se serait un 10/10. Un grand merci à vous deux." (We spent a very good week and were very warmly welcomed by friendly owners. If a score should be given it would be a 10/10. A big thank you to you both.)

Mlle Fouquet, Acheres, France (July 2014)



"Peaceful and welcoming. Gîte is well stocked, making it easy to self-cater. Feels homely"

Vic & Christine, Sussex (July 2014)



"Couldn't wish for a better holiday. Lovely place, lovely people. We will be back."

Mr & Mrs C, Axminster (June 2014)



"La Germondière is a very well run self-catering gîte. Ideal for both family and fishing guests.

Terry & John, Northamptonshire (June 2014)



"Trés, trés bon accueil. Trés trés bonne pêche, We are Very Happy" (Very, very nice wlecome. Very, very good fishing).

Mme Le Paih, Chatellerault, France (May 2014)



"Trés bon endroit pour se reposer, la région offre beaucoup de possibilities pour les visites." (Very good place to rest, the area offers many possibilities for sightseeing.)

Mr & Mrs Walaszek, Saleilles, France (March 2014)



"On reviendra souvent!" (We will return often!)

The Depeux family, La Rochele, France (January 2014)



"A beautiful setting and a warm welcome from our hosts, Simon & Julie. Thank you both for a very relaxing week, and for taking time out to talk to us. Great job done. Good luck you two."

Mr & Mrs G, Tassille, France (September 2013)



"A lovely relaxing setting. We all had a brilliant time. It was really great that Simon taught us how to fish – and we caught many!"

The Gravett family, Sussex, England, (August 2013)



"Peaceful, clean and comfortable. The pictures on your website don’t do the gîte justice. Thanks, wish we could have stayed longer."

Miss C, Jersey, (August 2013)



"Environement calme et agréable = un petit coin de paradis! L'accueil est cordiale et les propriétaires vraiment très sympathiques.

Le gîte est très propre et bien rangé. Merci pour cette accueil charmant. (Calm and pleasant environment = a little piece of paradise! The welcome is warm and really friendly owners. The Gite is very clean and tidy. Thank you for the lovely welcome.)"

TheLesage family, Witternesse, France (August 2013)



"Merci pour ce séjour, cadre très agréable et un GRAND MERCI a vous!

(Thank you for this holiday, very pleasant and a BIG THANK YOU to you)."

The Gouedard family, Saint-Servais, France (August 2013)



"Calme, Pêche, Convivialité des propriétaries – excellent vacances (Peaceful, fishing, friendliness of the owners – excellent holiday)".

The Lohner family, Yutz, France (August 2013)



"Just wanted to say thank you for a very relaxing and enjoyable week! Your fish really are stunning!

I look forward to returning in the future to try and best my haul!"

Mr P, Sutton Coldfield, England (July 2013)



"A fantastic week of fishing enhanced by the warm welcome we received from Julie & Simon. A definite recommend to anyone who wants to escape and relax."

Miss L, Sutton Coldfield, England (July 2013)




"Great location, very very quiet, easy living, great place to relax."

Mr & Mrs F, Cirencester, England (July 2013)




"Quality of the accommodation, being able to relax in a fantastic setting and the hospitality of you guys has made our holiday excellent – we

will definitely be back to see you."

Mr & Mrs D, Chester, England (June 2013)



"Environment charmant, accueil très chaleureux (Environment charming, very warm welcome)."

M.et Mme J, Pernois, France (May 2013)



"Owners' welcome very pleasant (Accueil du propriétaires très agréable)."

Mlle C, Bourges, France (May 2013)



"We had an amazing time ! If you love wildlife, this is the place for you –it’s teeming! Surrounded by glorious countryside, we really appreciated the peace and tranquillity. The owners, Simon & Julie couldn’t do enough to help us."

Mr & Mrs P, Sussex, England (May 2013)