Alison and Jason Cook warmly invite you to holiday in the beautiful village of Saint Fraigne in the Charente region of France.

Petit Bijou is a traditional Charentaise house estimated to be over 250 years old with many original features, decorated by blending traditional style with modern conveniences. The house is situated on an acre plot of which is 1/2 acre is mainly laid to lawn, edged by a small river. The heated 10 x 5m swimming pool is equipped with sun loungers, umbrellas and inflatables.

Located in the centre of the beautiful farming village of St Fraigne, the property is in easy walking distance of all local amenities which include a bakery, bar/tabac, Post Office, football pitch, tennis court, amphitheatre, river walks, school museum and show gardens. There is fishing and horse riding available within 10km and 2 lakes with beach/play area, canoeing and restaurants Les Gours and Villefagnan

The great beaches and popular port of La Rochelle on the west coast are less than 2 hours away.


We offer a choice of Gites or  B and B rooms for those wanting shorter stays.

We have a 3* rating

Take a look at Le Petit Bijou on Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6o2KAApOc8