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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

[one_half]Pool 1m 40 throughout[/one_half] [one_half_last]games room La B[/one_half_last]

Mon Souvenir pool and games room

[one_half]pool 1m 30 throughout [/one_half] [one_half_last]games room Mon S[/one_half_last]

 

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.

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Safety cover – La Brocanterie pool

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flip-up safety ladder
Flip-up safety ladder – Mon Souvenir pool

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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

 

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 1 Gouville beach

[one_half]Kids eating at beach cafe[/one_half] [one_half_last]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

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2 Le Roc des Harmonies at Granville

[one_half]aquarium-mus-e-Roc-des-harmonies_Granville[/one_half] [one_half_last]Four zones; aquarium, shells, minerals and insects. Kitch alert!

More info[/one_half_last]

3 Coutainville lake

[one_half]Pedalos at Coutainville lake[/one_half] [one_half_last]For pedalos, mini golf and fishing – rods and bait supplied.

More info[/one_half_last]

4 Gatteville lighthouse

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Gatteville lighthouse
Photo: Structarae

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

More info[/one_half_last]

5 Cité de la Mer at Cherbourg

[one_half]la cite de la mer[/one_half] [one_half_last]Huge aquarium, submarine and Titanic expo.

More info[/one_half_last]

6 Alligator Bay – near Mont Saint Michel

[one_half]Alligator Bay retilarium[/one_half] [one_half_last]Reptilarium, giant tortoises and snakes.

More info[/one_half_last]

7 Champrepus Zoo – near Villedieu les Poelles

[one_half]zoo[/one_half] [one_half_last]Charming happy zoo, not too big, bouncy castles and amusements.

More info[/one_half_last]

8 Go-karting at Lessay

[one_half]Gokarting at Lessay[/one_half] [one_half_last]Proper karts on a decent track. Next door is paint balling.

More info[/one_half_last]

9 Festyland near Caen

[one_half]Festyland[/one_half] [one_half_last]Small theme park, emphasis on younger children, variety of amusements, not hectic. Check opening times.

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10 La Sucette Chaude at Coutainville beach

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

 

 

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