Mobile Homes for sale in France: Vendée - Apremont, St Gilles Croix de Vie
SPECIAL OFFER, all new homes will receive a ground rent reduction of 33% for the first 3 years which equates to one years free ground rent over the 3 year period, special offer ground rent = 1,579€ (Open for all 12 months of the year!)
All of our quoted prices include transportation from the UK, entrance to the park and installation on to the plot of your choice, no additional hidden extras. The price you see is the price you pay, keys in your hand and ready to use SITED on the park.
RELOCATE YOUR MOBILE HOME
Do you already have a mobile home on a park with a short season, or where your ground rent is a little expensive? Caravans in the Sun can relocate your home to our park in the Vendée which has a selection of plot sizes and where our ground rents start from just 1,916€ per year.
Les Prairies du Lac is a well established semi-rural mobile home park which is located in the Vendee just a short drive from Apremont on the road to Maché in France where the “mini climate” of the Vendee enjoys 2600 hours of sunshine a year.
The local French village is just a 20 minute walk away and amenities there include a pharmacy, convenience store, bakers, restaurants and bars. A huge freshwater lake provides not only the opportunity for fishing but also lots of fun with various types of boats for hire. A tour round the ancient chateau is a must.
St Gilles Croix de Vie on the coast has a harbour, miles of wonderful sandy beaches, fresh produce markets, shops, supermarkets and many bars and restaurants with the chance to try the local sea food dishes.
The park has an excellent community spirit with excellent facilities and is open for 12 months a year – ideal for long/short all year round holidays. Subletting to friends and family is permitted and the park facilities include reception and security, outdoor and covered swimming pool, bar, Wi-Fi Internet and a children’s play area. The surrounding countryside is perfect for long country walks.
Caravans in the Sun have a full range of mobile homes available which are suitable for this park. We can supply any make and model of mobile home including Delta, Willerby, Pemberton, Victory, ABI, Swift, BK, Regal, Tingdene and IRM to name a few, if your choice is not listed please contact us for an accurate sited price.
- Park open for 12 months a year
- Reception and Security
- L1 sized plots (100-130m²) – Annual ground rent 1,916€ (Limited amount available)
- L2 sized plots (131-200m²) – Annual ground rent 2,356€ (Most common sized plot) – SPECIAL OFFER FOR BRAND NEW MOBILE HOMES = 1,579€ for 3 years
- Plot size approximately 200m²
- Annual registration fee 25€
- Electricity and water metered. 15m3 of water is free per year (Water allowance should be sufficient for free use if only using as a holiday home)
- Subletting permitted
- Pets allowed
- Outdoor and covered swimming pools (Open from 1st April – 30th October)
- Wi-Fi Internet
- Children’s play area
- 4* Star
Frequently Asked Questions
1) Why should I buy a property from Mobile Homes Abroad?
No pressure sales
No obligation to buy
Viewing trips available
2) What does a viewing trip include?
2 night accommodation in a local hotel/gite apartment (subject to availability)
Viewing of development at your leisure + tour of local area
Return to airport
3) How much deposit is required?
10% deposit secures your plot. Remaining balance due 28 days from invoice date.
Special arrangements are available if you are selling a property.
Part exchanges may be considered. Email for further details
4) Do I lose my deposit?
No, the deposit will be refunded in full once we have resold your reserved plot and mobile home, less any expenses that may be incurred by ourselves
5) What is included in the price?
Furnished mobile home sited and connected on your own plot
5a) Are there any additional fees to pay
Site fees – payable to site office
Annual water connection fee of 79.30€ per plot
25€ one off registration fee
Terraces arranged through the site office
6) What are the running costs? (At time of writing)
Site fees – L1 sized plot (100-130m²) = 1,916€, L2 sized plot (131-200m²) = 2,356€, L3 sized plot (201-250m²) = 3,011€, L4 sized plot (251-300m²) = 3,511€.
Fees payable in advance for the year with two options – Payable in full on the 31st Dec for the coming year or in two payments on the 31st Dec and the 31st March.
€25 one off registration fee – Up to 6 people named on contract. Adults not named on contract = 6.50€ per night, children (Aged 5 – 12) = 5.40€, vehicles = 4.40€, animals = 2.25€.
French holiday tax payable when in use between April 1st – September 30th = 0.50€ per person per night for people aged 13 years and over. (Subject to adjustments made by the local authorities)
Electricity – 01/01/2016 – 31/03/2016 = 0.31€ per kW
01/04/2016 – 31/10/2016 = 0.15€ per kW
01/11/2016 – 31/12/2016 = 0.31€ per kW
Bottled gas available from reception
15m3 of water is also free per year (Water allowance should be sufficient for free use if only using as a holiday home). Over 15m3 = 5.10€ per m3
Wifi : 7 days = 22€. 14 days = 27€. 21 days = 30€. 1 month = 33€. 3 months = 80€. 6 months = 145€.
7) How long can I keep my mobile on site for?
As long as required, condition of mobile home & plot must be well maintained.
8) Can I sell or rent my mobile home if required?
Yes, it is entirely your decision, contact site office if required. We will will market your home for sale throughout our extensive marketing campaigns, including magazines, newspapers and online advertising as well as on our website. We will find a suitable purchaser for your home, our customer service team manage all email and phone enquiries for your mobile home, we arrange the viewing trips with potential clients and will advise the customer on their choice of doing either a self drive or an accompanied viewing trip. The company offers modern on site holiday home accommodation for the customer who is viewing a mobile home on the self drive trip and they also escort the customers from the UK for an accompanied viewing trip which is all subsidised within our costs if the buyer purchases your home. We also complete all of the administration, including your 19.6% TVA due to the French authorities. Please bear in mind that our commission charge does not include the costs charged by your park to sell your mobile home, please ask your site owner / manager for these costs as they may vary from park to park. All of these costs are added to the amount you would like to recoup from the sale of your mobile home to enable you to receive the full amount you would like from the sale of your mobile home. We will advertise the home for the increased amount to cover all costs, including our own charge. Please click here to view our charges and the mobile home resale service. Subletting is also permitted.
9) What facilities are available on site?
2 heated swimming pools (Open from 1st April – 30th October), laundry, reception, security, children’s play area, residents bar.
10) Would I need to hire a car whilst over there?
11) How far are the beaches/golf courses situated?
All distances by car:
20 – 30 minutes to the coast
15 – 20 minutes to the nearest golf course
12) How far is the site from the airport?
Approximately 50 minutes from Nantes airport
13) What is the weather like?
The Vendee shares its own ‘Micro Climate’ with the Riviera & boasts 2600 hours of sunshine per year.
14) Are pets allowed on site?
Yes, pets are more than welcome on site
15) How long is the site open for?
The site is open 12 months of the year
Viewing trips – Mobile Homes and the Park in the Vendee
We are pleased to offer several different options for viewing trips.
Our most popular style of viewing trip is an overnight stay in a local hotel where you can fly in to Nantes airport from the UK.
Alternatively, you may want to combine your trip with a holiday, if this is your preferred option we can offer local mobile home accommodation on a 4 star holiday park in Brem-sur-Mer.
If you are interested in a viewing trip then please read through the various ways to visit below and click on the relevant picture for the corresponding viewing trip that you would like to see further information about.
There are several ways to enjoy a visit, you can make your own way or you may like to join one of our arranged viewing trips. If you are in the area and want to visit then please feel welcome to do this and we will do our best to accommodate your visit, if you would like to view our range of sited homes then we recommend you call in advance to confirm one of the team is available with the keys to the homes you would like to view as we may have an appointment with other clients and we would not want you to leave disappointed having not been able to access the available homes.
Please find useful telephone numbers below.
0800 6 44 45 46 – UK office Freephone
0044 1782 90 80 70 – UK office International Freephone
(0044) (0)7939 123 345 – UK office mobile
Flights / Ferry information
Flight information for Nantes airport
Below you will find useful links to the airlines which fly from the UK to Nantes airport (The closest destination to our mobile home park in the Vendee).
Or use Skyscanner which compares over 1000 airlines to find you the cheapest flights.
Ferry / Train information for UK crossings to France
Below you will find useful links to the ferry lines which sail from the UK to France and the channel tunnel.
Ferry Lines to France / Channel Tunnel Crossing
Below you will find 2 layout plans of the mobile home park in France, the Vendee. These will show you which mobile homes we have available to purchase on specific plots along with any vacant plots we have available for relocating a current mobile home or a purchasing a brand new mobile home.
Typical Plots Available
New phase – Vacant mobile home plots in the Vendee, France
Here are some pictures of the typical vacant mobile home plots available on our new section of the mobile home site in the Vendee, France, Western Loire. If you would like to view a larger image please click on the image below, you can then scroll through the gallery by using the arrows provided, to return to this page please use the ‘X’.