About the resort

Domaine Les Forges is an exclusive and comfortable holiday park with approx. 90 villas in the sunny Poitou-Charentes in France with excellent facilities for (young) families and seniors. The holiday park has free WiFi in every villa, a Englisch speaking manager, playground and swimming pools. The park is also car-free and therefore safe for children to play.

Holiday in Poitou-Charentes

Thanks to a warm Gulf Stream, Poitou-Charentes is the sunniest spot in western France with statistically most sun hours per year and an average temperature of 26 degrees Celsius. The region fully meets the ideal image of France: pleasant weather, beautiful scenery, picturesque villages, cosy terraces, a relaxed atmosphere, not to mention excellent regional cuisine.

The French cuisine in Poitou-Charentes

A famous local dish is an eel dish called Matelote d'anguilles, but there is also Sauce aux Lumas (snails with red wine), young goat with green garlic or mutton and ham rubbed with salt and cognac is also often served. You should also try the famous mussels. In addition, the goat cheeses from the region are excellent and carry exotic names such as Chabichou (a 6 cm high cylindrical cheese. Delicious at the end of the meal or with drinks) or simply named after it where it was created such as Lezay or Saint-Bougon. The most famous drink of Poitou-Charentes, however, is the Pineau, an aperitif based on wine and cognac. The local wines from the various departments are almost all of good quality. Don't forget to try the Broyé Poitevin (round cake) or the Macarons de Montmorillon (almond biscuits).

Sightseeing in Poitou-Charentes

The immediate surroundings of Poitou-Charentes offers, in addition to a 27-hole golf course plenty of recreational activities such as horseback riding, hiking, fishing and cycling. A 30-minute drive away are the big places like Parthenay and Poitiers where you can enjoy an extensive shopping trip. Within a radius of 50 km, there are many sights, entertainment, amusement parks (Futuroscope) etc. A day visiting the most beautiful amusement park in Europe, Puy du Fou, or the coast (La Rochelle and Ile de Ré 1.5 hours drive) are also possibilities. Poitiers is a student city and has a vibrant nightlife. There is nightlife suitable for young and old.

Check our special page with tips about the environment and animation possibilities. This way you can be assured of a successful holiday.

Holiday Park Domaine les Forges

At the Domaine les Forges - le Bois Senis holiday park, you won't lack any luxury and comfort. The new, atmospheric villas stand on spacious and well-kept plots. From the covered terrace (including barbecue) you can enjoy a spacious garden. You can choose between three types of holiday villas:

The holiday homes are spacious, attractive and fully furnished. The villas have 2 and 3 bedrooms respectively. Each house also has 2 bathrooms and toilets, a microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. The comfortable box spring beds are made up for you on arrival. Your holiday can start immediately!

Read more Read less View holiday homes


Download the FranceComfort app


  • Reception: VISA and EuroCard/MasterCard are accepted
  • Large heated pool for adults (1/6 - 30/9 if it is warmer than 16 degrees)
  • Paddling pool (1/6 - 30/9)
  • Spacious terraces
  • Central parking
  • Sports: soccer, and boules
  • Playground
  • wifi in every house (free)
  • putting green
  • Bike rental through our partner. They bring the bicycles to your house and collect the bicycles at the end of your stay. Pre-order here.

Food & drinks

  • Bread service in mid and high season (1/5 - 15/9)
  • Barbecue evenings in high season
  • Barbecue packages can be ordered at reception
  • Restaurant / bar within walking distance, takeaway menus / pizzas
  • Restaurant with regional and other dishes (approx. 1,5 km)


  • Hiking routes
  •  27 holes golf courses
  • Golfclinics
  • Horse riding
  • Tour and tasting at a local beer brewery
  • Visit and tours at a "mohair" goat farm
  • All these tourist tips
Read more Read less

A fantastic holiday park in a beautiful relaxing environment with plenty of animation.

View all reviews