Ardennes holiday home for 8 people? Check Gite Mainbresson


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Holiday home French Ardennes: Gite Mainbresson

Vacation home northern France 8 people

At Gîte Mainbresson, you'll get to experience the authentic charm of a French farmhouse from the 1850s, complete with all the modern conveniences.

The cozy holiday home can comfortably accommodate up to 8 adults and 2 children. It boasts a spacious kitchen, a beautifully decorated living room with a wood-burning stove, 4 generously sized bedrooms, an infrared sauna, and a large garden complete with play equipment, a barbecue area, and a comfortable lounge set. The house is fully equipped with everything you need for a perfect vacation.

Surroundings vacation home

Located 45 km from the Belgian border,...

Spotting deer during a walk on the "Le Val de Serre" trail? Exploring brocante markets? Enjoying a picnic in Parfondeval, one of the most beautiful villages in France? Indulging in champagne tasting in Reims? Canoeing in the French Ardennes? Does that sound appealing? If so, you've come to the right place at Gîte Mainbresson.....

Mainbresson is situated in the Ardennes department, just a stone's throw away from the Ardennes Nature Reserve. The town is nestled in the Thiérarche region and shares a border with the Aisne department. The Thiérarche is renowned for its abundance of "castle churches". Mainbresson is conveniently located 60 km from the stunning cities of Reims and Laon.

Mainbresson is the perfect place to relax. It offers stunning natural beauty, rich culture, and a unique history. As soon as you arrive, you'll feel like you're "far away from home" in an area that exudes that unmistakable French atmosphere.

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Some additional info


(+ possibly 2 children)


Infrared sauna


(3 with double beds,
1 containing 2 bunk beds)


Large garden
(bbq area, playground equipment + lounge set)

Available data


  • Guests: 8
  • Size: 350m²

Prices start at: €95 per night

Questions? Feel free to contact...

Mainbresson in northern France

Looking for a vacation cottage in the French Ardennes? about 45 km from the Belgian border a 75-minute drive from Charleroi, lies the hamlet of Mainbresson (part of the municipality of Rocquigny), with about 85 inhabitants...

Mainbresson is easily accessible by car. In the surrounding villages (from 7 km) there is ample opportunity for shopping. From Rethel, 30 km away, you are in the middle of Paris in 75 minutes by TGV. The beautiful cities of Reims, Charleville-Mézières and Laon are within 1 hour's drive.

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Activities & Attractions French Ardennes & Thiérache

What is there to do in the French Ardennes and the Thiérache? Below we have listed some suggestions for you.

The most beautiful cities near the vacation rental are Reims (known for its Champagne), Laon (a historic city built on a hill) and Charleville-Mézières (known for its beautiful historic square). There are also many other nice villages and cities to visit. See an overview here.

A day in Paris or Disneyland? Or maybe even staying overnight? From our holiday house, it's just an hour or two away by train or car. So waking up early in the morning, heading to Paris, and coming back in the evening is a breeze. Find out more about taking the TGV to Paris.

The Thiérache region is known for its castle churches. E.g. in Parfondeval. Interested in castles and castle churches? Look at our overview.

The region is a haven for hiking and cycling enthusiasts. Moreover, there are numerous spots where you can go for a swim. Find out more about:

France would not be France without brocantes and fun markets. Strolling around 1 of the many flea markets is a favorite activity of many tourists in this region.

A lot happened in northern France in the past, so there are many historical monuments and museums around the war past. But there are also other interesting museums about the region, so check out this page.

Fine dining and champagne drinking. Besides our own large kitchen and BBQ place you can eat delicious food in the big cities like Reims, Laon and Charleville-Mézières. Also in the village of Rozoy-sur-Serre is a hotel-restaurant where you can enjoy delicious food for reasonable prices. There are other restaurants / snack bars, etc. in the vicinity. The local specialties and the Champagne from Reims and surroundings are world famous.