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Rose cottage

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Fun in the pool, safely enclosed and alarmed.
Rose cottage over the rainbow!
The three cottages safely enclosed and private
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
7 nights minimum
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We specialise in giving parents and children the best and relaxing family holiday possible at our small complex of 3 cottages with the facilities of a much larger complex. For families with babies - home-from-home cottages to let you keep your routines, travel light as our 3 cottages have all you need for your baby, peace of mind as we put safety first. For families with toddlers - Many toys and games in the play barn, large gardens and playground to let off steam, safety proofed cottages and a fenced and alarmed swimming pool. For families with school age children - all of the above plus your children with be able to make friends with the children from the other 2 cottages and wile away the days playing safely while you relax. For parents we provide many services such as home cooked meals...We specialise in giving parents and children the best and relaxing family holiday possible at our small complex of 3 cottages with the facilities of a much larger complex. For families with babies - home-from-home cottages to let you keep your routines, travel light as our 3 cottages have all you need for your baby, peace of mind as we put safety first. For families with toddlers - Many toys and games in the play barn, large gardens and playground to let off steam, safety proofed cottages and a fenced and alarmed swimming pool. For families with school age children - all of the above plus your children with be able to make friends with the children from the other 2 cottages and wile away the days playing safely while you relax. For parents we provide many services such as home cooked meals, BBQ night, visiting beautician, bikes, with child seat, buggies and trailers for family walks or bike rides, local information and help. Run by Anna and Simon Davey, 2 award winning critically acclaimed ex- restaurateurs, Rose cottage is set on a complex of 3 gites set in a 4 acre oasis of tranquillity within the French countryside yet only a couple of miles from 2 well equipped villages. The cottage is newly renovated, well equipped and furnished to a high standard. Your hosts are on site to ensure that you have a great holiday and offer such services as pamper days, home-cooked meals, host BBQ, baby sitting and baby equipment. Within the grounds there is a nicely decked solar heated pool, children's play area, childrens play-barn, bikes of all shapes and sizes, various sports equipment and plenty of quiet shady spots to chill out, read a book or have a glass of wine. The surrounding area has something for everyone, excellent cycling and walks, golf, historical buildings, animal parks, theme parks, fishing, go-kart, quad bikes, shopping in Poitiers, thalassotherapy in La Rochelle, lake beaches locally and main beaches just over 1 ½ hours drive. Rose cottage has electric heating. Anti-allergy pillows and duvets provided. All twin beds can be made up as a double on request. The gite can be child proofed on request, including safety locks, bed guards, stair gates. Baby equipment can be provided on request, we have cots, stroller, bumbo, potty, high chair, steriliser, cutlery, baby monitor, changing mat, baby bath, baby den – please let us know what you require when you book. We can also provided baby sitting services. Complimentary welcome pack included in the price (butter, milk, tea, sugar, bread, cheese and wine).More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
About the Owner
Anna D
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed December 9, 2019

Having stayed several times at Lac de Maison - we’ve always had a lovely time. The children have plenty to keep them busy in the play barn, outside in the play area and gardens, in the pool and even with the toys, games and books...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank LauMo2013
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Reviewed October 16, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2019
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Rose Cottage in Lac de Maison for 8 nights in June with our 2 boys (3 & 6) and it really was the perfect holiday. Simon and Anna are wonderful hosts (friendly and helpful, but unobtrusive) and the set up is stuff...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank tropicalkee
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We have stayed at Lac de Maison two years in a row now and I can't think of one negative thing to say about our time spent there. Simon and Anna are fantastic hosts and have thought of everything to make a stay with kids...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank BenW938
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Beautiful place, secluded, relaxed, informal, perfect for kids of all ages, great hosts. Lovely French countryside, some great days out all close by, for rain and sunshine. Bike rentals, pizza and wine nights, delicious food cooked and brought to your cottage. Very friendly, approachable couple...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank louisesprawling21
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Reviewed August 14, 2015

We had a week's holiday in Rose Cottage at the beginning of August and had a super time. We travelled with our three young children (7, 5 and 2) and the freedom and range of activities they experienced at Lac de Maison was awesome! Its...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank SL190515
Reviewed July 28, 2015

We returned to Lac de Maison in June following such a brilliant holiday here last year. With two other families, we rented all three gites and once again enjoyed the huge range of facilities to offer. The addition of the baby goats, pirate ship and...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank nursey_girl_03
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Anna and Simon were the perfect hosts, very approachable and keen to offer assistance if required but not over bearing. My wife and our two young girls stayed in Rose Cottage which was excellent and had all the facilities you could wish for, everything you...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank JimandHazel
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We stayed in Rose cottage for a week in July 2015 with our four year old son. It was easily the most relaxing holiday that we have had since becoming parents - we even read books! The outside play equipment, including pirate ship, slide, swings...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank lds80
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We spent 2 weeks in Rose cottage. It was absolutely fantastic. Everything we needed was provided, the cottage very clean and well equiped. The welcome pack at the start of the vacation was nice! The girls (2 and 4 years old) enjoyed the huge garden,...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Ine R
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Blender
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Shared Garden
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
Washer
Wi-Fi
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The nearby villages of Benassay and Vasles have great facilities with restaurant, café bar, cinema, chemist, hairdressers, general store, butchers, weekly market and an excellent boulangerie for your fresh croissant and bread for breakfast.
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