RACINE - Charente - Sleeps 6

Child Friendly Country Cottages (sleep 2-26) with Heated pool + spa facilities  

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RACINE in Charente, a cottage in Poitou-Charentes: Garden and Grounds

A fully-equipped 3 bedroom cottage with beautiful country views

Totally unwind in 19th Century converted barns in 18 acres of gardens, woodland walks, a lake and meadows. Play badminton, table tennis, snooker, croquet, French cricket or boules or just find your own corner in which to read, paint or play board games. Racine's terrace overlooks two lakes where you can watch the heron and the coypu, or for a closer look why not picnic alongside them? You can indulge yourself and your family and friends with relaxing massages and beauty treatments on your holiday.
La Croix is one mile from a village with shops and from the largest lakes in the region, offering safe, clean and sandy beaches with play parks, water sports, horse riding, fishing, restaurants and bars. There are cycle trails around the lakes and the meteorite crater and bikes can be borrowed from here or delivered to your door by a local hire company. Visit the local adventure and animal parks, Roman and Medieval historic attractions and local markets. The area is known for its wildlife, rare birds and production of Pineau des Charentes. Limoges, the capital of porcelain, and historic Angouleme (a must for making your own chocolate at a delicious French chocolatiers) are only 45 minutes drive. Closeby Confolens is well known for its summer music festivals and animal parks. Picturesque Rochechouart is 10mins away, with its beautiful castle and museum of modern art. The famous distilleries of Cognac are also well worth a visit. Sartre - Sleeps 4: 2 bedrooms, Corneille - Sleeps 8-10: 4 bedrooms, Baudelaire - Sleeps 6: 3 bedrooms, Racine - Sleeps 6: 3 bedrooms. Each cottage is fully furnished and equipped with linen, a washing machine, fridge-freezer, stereo, TV (UK satellite), DVD player, microwave and gas oven. Each cottage has its own private gated terrace with barbecue and comfortable wood furniture. All properties share the heated swimming pool (12 x 6m) with Roman steps. The jacuzzi, sauna, games room, mountain bikes and childrens' enclosed play areas are available all year. La Croix is child friendly and safe. It boasts a second covered play park and a large stone playhouse so that children will want to play outside whatever the weather. Baby sitting, Highchairs, travel cots and other baby equipment are all available on request. Meals, cakes, shopping, art tuition and spa treatments can be ordered for those in your cottage. Secure Wifi access. Ample parking. No pets. Short breaks are available except in high season. La Croix is the ideal year round holiday for families, friends, couples and celebrations.

This property has been listed with Holidaybank for 16 years

RACINE Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Beach within 1 mile

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Safe
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

Catering Services Available
  • Evening meal available (payable locally)

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Communal Pool

Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi

  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Coffee Machine

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Table Tennis
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis Racquets

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Communal garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Enclosed garden / play area
  • Childrens play area
  • Outdoor games area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • White Water Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 17 January 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name RACINE
Reference 14736C
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
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Owner's Website www.lacroixspa.com
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RACINE in Charente

Nearest TownPressignac - 2 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportLimoges, Angouleme-Cognac - More than 30 kms (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo, Caen - More than 30 kms (approx)

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