Child friendly gites - Baleine cottage - Les Vallaies
Baleine cottage – Les Vallaies child friendly gites welcomes families. A family owned group of 4 gites and a private villa with heated pool in rural France.
The Les Vallaies child friendly gites property is a family owned small group of four traditional French gites and a modern villa. The family friendly cottages share an enclosed play garden with swings, slide and sandpit and a large heated swimming pool, there is even a games barn with table tennis, table football and air hockey so you can be sure your children will be entertained. When your kids are happy you can relax that much more!
The Baleine family holiday cottage sleeps 6 in four bedrooms. Ideal for young families with babies, toddlers and young children as it faces onto the enclosed play garden, so they can run in and out freely whilst you relax on your terrace with a chilled glass of wine and even read a book! The heated swimming pool is on the other side of the building and is surrounded by a sun terrace with sunbeds. The games barn is next to the swimming pool.
The Baleine family holiday cottage has a spacious master bedroom with king sized bed, set of draws and built in wardrobe. There is also a twin room and a single bedroom with space for a travel cot (provided free of charge on request) all on the first floor together with the main bathroom. The bathroom has a full sized bath, shower attachment over the bath, sink and loo. A baby bath can be provided free of charge on request. All the family holiday gites are supplied as standard with non slip bath mat, toddler step, potty, toilet trainer seat, toys, books, hand blender for purees, stair barriers top and bottom, change mat and plastic crockery and cutlery, highchair and booster seat. We can also provided on request and free of charge baby monitor, bed guard, extra travel cots, high chairs and booster seats for twins and triplets, baby chairs and many other baby items – just ask.
The Les Vallaies child friendly gites property is centrally located within the charente maritime department of SW France. The charente maritime has hundreds of km of sandy beaches . There are beaches from La Rochelle to Rochefort and to Royan, all within an easy 1 hour drive of the Les Vallaies family holiday cottages. La Rochelle is famous for it’s seafood restaurants and also has a great aquarium. Royan is famous for it’s beaches and the La palmyre animal park is also a great day out with the children. Toddlers will love feeding the giraffes! Other baby, toddler and child friendly things to do include the boats at st savinien, the park , ducks and pedaloes at St Jean d’Angely.
St Jean d’Angely is our local town. It has a good selection of restaurants and a market twice a week. All the nearby towns have weekly if not daily markets so if you enjoy strolling around the French markets to pick up some fresh fruit and vegetables, seafood and local delicacies, then the Baleine child friendly gites holiday cottage is an ideal place to stay.
The airports of La Rochelle, Poitiers, Bordeaux are all within a 1hr30 drive and even Nantes and Limoges are possible at 2hrs drive. The town of St Jean d’Angely also has motorway access. The Charente Maritime is located in the Nouvelle aquitaine region of sw France.
We offer childrens activities each week – held nearby at our La Grange du Moulin child friendly gites property. Young children, toddlers and even babies can join in our Pottery painting and fabric painting activities and all ages of children will love the scuba diving . We also offer activities for mum and dad too such as our discovery evenings. All held just 2km away at the La Grange du Moulin property.