Children

Jumping into pool

A family destination

We welcome children at both houses.

All of our bedrooms are large enough for a travel cot or fold out bed if wanted.

Our playrooms have table football, table tennis (Mon Souvenir only) and a good selection of toys, books, board games and DVDs.

La Brocanterie pool and games room

Pool 1m 40 throughout
games room La B

Mon Souvenir pool and games room

pool 1m 30 throughout
games room Mon S

 

The pools at each house have safety systems in place for peace of mind.

If you have any concerns about safety inside the houses please don’t hesitate to call us.

safety cover

Safety cover – La Brocanterie pool

flip-up safety ladder

Flip-up safety ladder – Mon Souvenir pool

We have

    • Highchairs
    • Travel cots, linen, cotton blankets and duvets
    • Potties
    • Changing mats
    • A pushchair
    • A bed guard
    • Night lights
    • Children’s plastic cutlery, plates and cups

Baby sitting can be arranged but with some notice.

In the village is a doctor and a fantastic pharmacy should you need it!

To make things easier we can provide a pre-arrival shopping service and/or have the table ready with a light dinner on your arrival – see rates/booking page.


 

Our top 10 things to do with the kids

 

 1 Gouville beach

Kids eating at beach cafe
Sandy, flat and shallow and only 5 minutes away by car.

Summer activities at the beach; sandcastle competitions, skim boarding lessons and fishing-on-foot trips.

More info on our Beach page

2 Le Roc des Harmonies at Granville

aquarium-mus-e-Roc-des-harmonies_Granville
Four zones; aquarium, shells, minerals and insects. Kitch alert!

More info

3 Coutainville lake

Pedalos at Coutainville lake
For pedalos, mini golf and fishing – rods and bait supplied.

More info

4 Gatteville lighthouse

Gatteville lighthouse

Photo: Structarae

Third tallest ‘traditional lighthouse’ in the world, 247ft / 75m /365 steps.

More info

5 Cité de la Mer at Cherbourg

la cite de la mer
Huge aquarium, submarine and Titanic expo.

More info

6 Alligator Bay – near Mont Saint Michel

Alligator Bay retilarium
Reptilarium, giant tortoises and snakes.

More info

7 Champrepus Zoo – near Villedieu les Poelles

zoo
Charming happy zoo, not too big, bouncy castles and amusements.

More info

8 Go-karting at Lessay

Gokarting at Lessay
Proper karts on a decent track. Next door is paint balling.

More info

9 Festyland near Caen

Festyland
Small theme park, emphasis on younger children, variety of amusements, not hectic. Check opening times.

More info

10 La Sucette Chaude at Coutainville beach

La Sucette Chaude Coutainville
Watch them making sweets on summer evenings. Their waffles, donuts, lollipops are fresh and delicious!

 

 

For more ideas, see the Things to do page