Le Gentil Retreat

Le Gentil Retreat

Rural French Countryside Gîtes

Le Gentil Retreat

Rural French Countryside Gîtes


Le Gentil is an inspiring holiday location for nature lovers, creatives, star gazers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. 

We welcome individuals, couples and small groups of likeminded people who want to slow down, switch off and relax. Experience the perfect antidote to a busy modern life. 

We invite you to share a little glimpse of our natural and seasonal French lifestyle, and discover why we love living in this beautiful part of the world. Soak up the atmosphere and charm of our holiday gîtes in rural South West France. Immerse yourself in French culture and cuisine and reconnect with the environment around you.


Traditional French courtyard

Le Gentil

Embrace wide open skies, connect with nature and immerse yourself in our holiday gîtes. 

Our gîtes

La Petite Maison (3 bedroom)

La Cachette (2 bedroom)

Local area

Nearby and days out, markets, brocantes, restaurants and regional food.

How to find us

We are in the Charente, South-West France

Our story

A little about us and our background story


Inspiration for your visit to  the area

 We believe spending time engaging with nature and being outside, nourishes the soul and resets tired minds.   We truly hope your stay at Le Gentil will leave you feeling recharged and revitalised.

Our aim is to help you create holiday memories, and enable you to reap the benefits of slowing down, by reconnecting with nature and life’s simple pleasures.

Escape to our rustic and welcoming retreat…

Get In Touch

We will endeavour to answer all enquiries within 24 hours

Address: Le Gentil, Route du Moulin, 16480, Brossac, Charente, France 

Email: info@legentilretreat.com