4 stars
Furnished accommodation and Gîtes

1854 Chassors – Gite Cognac

Built in 1854 & in 5 acres, 1854 Chassors is a stunning former Cognac distillery with 2 gîtes situated in the front courtyard. Hidden behind high walls & gates, guests can relax in our newly renovated gites. Fantastic facilities include heated pool, spa.
1854 Chassors is nestled in a small village surrounded by vineyards, whilst located only 4km and 10km from Jarnac and Cognac respectively – perfect for exploring the Nouvelle Aquitaine area of beautiful countryside, villages, vineyards, beaches and of course picturesque French life and glorious food.

135m2 COGNAC GÎTE WITH 3 BEDROOMS AND 3 BATHROOMS is furnished in warm neutrals, wood and metals to give that modern yet rustic feel and can sleep 8 people. It consists of a lovely 60m2 open plan living/ kitchen area with views on to the front courtyard/garden. Leading off from this are the 3 bedrooms, of which 2 have ensuites with walk in showers. One of which, has a big walk in wardrobe. There is also a separate 3rd bathroom with Italian shower, toilet & a large laundry room with a washer dryer next to the kitchen . The sofa in the main living area can also be converted into a super comfy double bed.

You will find everything you need in the country style kitchen. Centred around a 5 burner gas stove and oven it also includes a dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, blender, toaster, Senseo coffee maker and cafétière. Added to that you can enjoy the steam cooker and a raclette, crepe and hot stone set.

There is a lovely wooden dining table in the kitchen or simply choose one of the various outside tables to sit back and enjoy your meals and wine. Hi-speed WIFI is available in both gîtes and in the covered barbecue and games/fitness areas. There is SONOS for music.

You will be truly be in a home away from home with a few extras on hand. All bed linen, dressing gowns & towels are included along with pool towels free of charge. Both have private outside dining areas as well as the communal barbecue dining area.

Upon arrival, enjoy our welcome basket – No need to rush to the supermarket ! Sample the local cheeses, saucisson, bread, wine and jam. Upon booking, simply tell us your choice of red, white and rose and a bottle will be waiting for you. Also included in the gites are all home essentials such as washing liquid for dishes and linen, cleaning products, dish cloths and condiments which will set you up for your stay.

We will also leave warm bread outside your door each morning at your chosen time.
Immediately outside your front door, there is your own private sitting/dining table.

The grounds of 1854 offer something for everyone.

A large barbecue and dining area has been created in the corner outbuilding, perfect for those hot days or for entertaining evenings. A barbecue is available for each gîte. It even has its own original bread/ pizza oven!

Outside, enjoy the peacefulness and privacy of the property with the front and back gardens providing the perfect setting . There are lots of sun and shaded areas to enjoy.

A highlight of the property is the stunning 8.6 x 4.5 m open air heated swimming pool, finished in April 2019 within the walls of the original distillery. To the rear is a relaxation area which includes a spa bath and sun beds. The entrance to the pool is by a glass barrier with a secure built in glass gate also childproof .

There are lots of activities at the house and nearby. If you are looking for a laid back day, enjoy a glass of wine whilst playing on the original pétanque lawn in the back garden. Boules provided. Or play a game of Badminton or Volleyball. Recently installed are swings and a football area in the back orchard.

There is even a set of giant Jenga and dominoes!

For those with more energy stroll across the courtyard to the games area which has everything from table tennis, table football and darts to a fully equipped gym – complete with treadmill, 2 spin bikes, rower, weightlifting bench, free weights including kettlebells, bands, yoga mats, fitness ball and even exercise DVDs.
We’re talking : English, French

Rankings & Labels

  • 4 stars

Location details

  • Close to a public transportation
  • Bus stop <500 m< li>
  • Village centre


Maximum capacity : 8
Number of double beds : 3
Surface area : 135 m2
Number of bedrooms: 3


Opening hours from 01 February to 11 November 2024
From 01/02 to 11/11/2024
daily .


185 €

Payment methods

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer



  • Close to owner
  • Shelter for bikes/mountain bikes
  • Play area
  • Sports hall
  • Living room
  • Garden room
  • Fenced grounds
  • Shady grounds
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Communal courtyard
  • Summer kitchen
  • Book shop
  • Fenced communal grounds
  • Boules area
  • Launderette
  • Jacuzzi®
  • Car park
  • Sustainable development
  • Fitness centre
  • Separate entrance
  • Detached accommodation
  • Garden
  • Equipment store closed
  • semi-detached rental
  • Swimming pool
  • On the same level
  • Games room
  • Waste management
  • Shared garden
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Raclette set
  • Babyfoot
  • Board games
  • Ping pong table
  • Shady terrace
  • Free car park
  • Bicycle parking
  • Loan of games


  • Pets welcome
  • Booking obligatory
  • Wi-fi
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Cleaning/housekeeping at end of stay
  • Mountainbike hire
  • Repair kit
  • Beds made on arrival


  • Internet access in rooms
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Cable/Satellite
  • No-smoking
  • Baby equipment
  • Wi-fi
  • 140 cm bed
  • Kitchen
  • Fireplace / Wood burning stove
  • Free private internet access
  • Freezer
  • kitchen corner
  • Shower
  • Sheets and towels included
  • Oven
  • Private washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Private drier
  • Television
  • Sofa
  • Sofa bed
  • Hi-fi system
  • Central heating
  • Electrical heating
  • Sound-proofed accommodation
  • Cooker hood
  • DVD player
  • Microwave
  • Living room
  • Ironing facilities
  • Baby chair
  • Changing table
  • 3 shower rooms
  • Baby bath
  • Cafetière
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine
  • Duvet
  • Italian shower

Pets home

Pets are allowed


5 Rue de la Chapelle
16200 Chassors
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