Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Charente, France - Updated 2022

airbnb Charente, France
Jeremiah
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Down in southwestern France in the heart of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, lies a beautiful department known as Charente. Aptly named after the Charente River, it is a very livable place and is home to Angoulême, its capital and largest town. The beautiful weather, scenery and friendly locals are more than enough reason to visit this place. Whether you are on a solo vacation or simply looking for a quick French getaway with your significant other, below are some of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Charente, France, best suited for your needs. Scroll down to find out more about these places to stay.

1. House in a calm and peaceful neighborhood (from USD 42)

Surrounded by expansive lush garden greenery and forest trees, this is a quiet neighborhood located 3km (1.8 miles) from Angoulême (seven minutes from the city center). The house is furnished comfortably with two beds, a private bathroom, and a kitchen for your morning breakfast or late dinner meals. While the home is calmly situated in a peaceful environment with direct access to the terrace and garden, it is also conveniently located near many small shops and a bus station, as well as many hiking spots to spend your day. The host is also friendly and very accommodating.

A calm and peaceful moment
Puymoyen, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
208 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
good host and clean room
Host:
super host and great room
domininque is very friendly kind and helpful
friendly ownerbeautiful and lovely housejust wonderful
dominique is a very friendly host and provides very comfortable accommodation in a tranquil setting
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2. Large residential home near Angouleme (from USD 105)

With three bedrooms (a total of three double beds and two single beds), this lovely home can accommodate up to seven guests. The house is well-appointed and beautifully decorated, providing a peaceful and comfortable atmosphere for your stay. It also has a nice, large garden out front, blooming with flowers and greenery. It is located in a residential area that is near Angoulême, various sites such as Espace CARAT, and many restaurants.

Agréable maison, sur parc arboré cloturé, parking
59 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

3. Sleek and clean villa in the heart of the city (from USD 27)

This is a small, cozy apartment room located near the heart of central Angouleme. The area is immaculate and sports a chic, modern design. You can enjoy a good, hearty breakfast each morning at an affordable price (5 euros per person). Convenience is at its best, with many nearby bars, restaurants, theaters and the shopping district if you want to spend the day out in the city. This is a nice, contemporary place for a two-person stay, with wonderful hosts.

Chambre à Angoulême en centre ville
Angoulême, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
241 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very quiet for sleeping great bed and linen
i’m claustrophobic so was a bit concerned about this but felt comfortable throughout the stay with no issues
beautiful private room in a modern house
Cleanliness:
beautiful ultra modern apartment extremely clean and chic minimalist design
a very modern stylish place that was spotlessly clean
supper clean more suitable for just a room with eating your meals out
Host:
valerie and jean-luke are excellent hosts sharing their immaculate home
valerie is very quick to respond accomodating and friendly
highly recommended and we would love to stay again with such great hosts in their oasis of calm
great place to stay jean-luc is a wonderful host
jean luc was a great host we had drinks on the amazing terrace overlooking the town
Location:
great location very contemporary maison
yet only a 10 minute walk to town with wonderful old architecture and restaurants galore with atmosphere
it was perfect for our short stay very comfortable quite central and spotlessly clean
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4. Charming apartment near the city center (from USD 29)

This is another apartment for an intimate stay. While easily accessible to the city center, the charming compound on the third floor of an old stone building is quiet and cozy, most suitable for a couple on vacation. It is well equipped with the essentials for your stay and can be used as a convenient and practical base to explore Angouleme and the city. The host is extremely responsive and accommodating to your needs.

Appartement 40m2, vue sur hôtel de ville
22 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

5. Pleasant and delightful home in La Rochefoucauld (from USD 48)

This Airbnb is a bit further away from Angouleme (20km/12.4 miles), but it is in the charming town of La Rochefoucauld and right next to La Rochefoucauld Castle. The location is good to explore the area, and the accommodation itself is cozy, clean and comfortable, carrying the necessities for a two to three-person stay. The hosts are friendly and accommodating, and may even help you book a local restaurant for a good meal.

UNE PETITE MAISON AU PIED DU CHATEAU
210 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was better than expected and had everything that we could need
spacious apartment in the charming delightful town of la rochefoucauld
Cleanliness:
sylvie’s place was beautifully decorated and immaculately clean when we arrived
Location:
great location in nice little town
cosy and comfortable you can walk to all the restaurants and enjoy this lovely town
great location great price and the house is cosy and has everything you need
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6. Bed and breakfast for groups (from USD 32)

This quiet bed and breakfast near Angoulême is a perfect place for a peaceful respite or a quick stop in between your travels. There are two bedrooms and two private baths that can accommodate up to five guests. You can have yourself a lovely meal cooked by the host, at an affordable cost. Although communication in English may be a little difficult, the host is warm, hospitable and will do her best to accommodate your needs.

Chambre et table d'hôtes0
221 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
2 great rooms were provided with very comfortable beds and one with own shower and sink
adorable cats and lovely breakfast in the morning
Cleanliness:
the place is clean cozy and welcoming my father had a great experience and we would highly recommend
Host:
very welcoming and friendly atmosphere
Location:
very pleasant quiet location
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7. Cozy house near Angouleme (from USD 52)

The house is just around the corner of Angouleme (20 minutes’ walk) and has easy access to nearby restaurants and bakeries. It carries an antiquated touch, with a spacious garden out front. Parking is available and you will have access to the kitchen, living room and bathroom amenities. You will be living with the host’s lovely parents who will make your stay even warmer and more welcoming. The rental is perfect for a solo trip or a group of two. Enjoy a genuine and homely experience in Charente.

Chambre rouge aux portes d'Angoulême
Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
34 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Host:
a very warm welcoming home with lots of useful information helpful friendly and clean
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8. House located close to the city center

This warm, lovely home is a short and easy walk (500m/1640 feet) from the city center and you will have full access to all the amenities in the home. The friendly and responsive host will answer and help you with all your queries. This is an ideal stay for a solo traveler or a couple looking for a nice place where you do not have to worry about the location. Get a simple and complete experience in the center of Angouleme.

Bien Etre
Angoulême, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
56 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
dimitri always responded very quickly to questions and is a very friendly guy
all in all a good stay and a top host
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9. Cozy apartment for two

This apartment carries a chic, contemporary touch and provides a lovely ambiance for two people - perfect for a romantic getaway. The kitchen and toilets are well equipped with the essential amenities for you to have a comfortable stay. The cozy apartment is conveniently located 10 minutes away from the train station and other attractions such as Arc de Triomphe and the Charente River. Breakfast snacks are provided by the host and there are nearby restaurants for you to enjoy your meals. It makes for an ideal base for a short and sweet vacation.

proche gare》cosy calme》stationnement gratuit》35m2.
Angoulême, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
157 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Quiet home away from the city

quiet home away from the city
Source: Airbnb

This home is a wonderful place for a simple stay if you want a peaceful environment away from the city noise. The room and bathrooms are nice and clean, with all the basic amenities provided for you. You will be staying on the first floor of the host’s home. He is hospitable, friendly and he will give you all the tips and advice you need for your travels. You will also get the chance to interact with him. The rental is great for solo or duo travelers.

Belle chambre lumineuse, vieil angoulême.
Angoulême, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
104 reviews
Private room in townhouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the room and bathroom arei very clean and comfortabele
the room is very nice and clean matching the photo
his house is very center comfortable and clean
Host:
pierre-jean is a great host
pierre-jean is super polite and a kind host
Location:
pierre-jean's place is located in a beautiful part of the city
he gave us good tips for restaurants and which bus to take
great location in the city pierre-jean and his family are very thoutfull and quiet
we felt really welcome a great place to stay
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Take some time off in Charente

Depending on your itinerary and group size, choose the Airbnb vacation rental that suits you the most. While the hosts are all friendly and welcoming people, it wouldn’t hurt to pick up a few French phrases to use!

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Part-Time Writer, Full-Time Adventurer. Jeremiah is a travel-enthusiast who enjoys the thrill of new experiences and making friends from all around the world.

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