16 lovely places selected by us  

France is a wonderful destination for a relaxed family holiday abroad. Easily accessibe just a ride over int he ferry, or a short flight across and you are in a different world of space, wide (and clear!) roads, wonderful food and excellent wine. With hosts that like kids a stay in any of our fabulous accommodation is sure to set a precedent of laid back hospitality and an all out attempt to chase the stresses of 'normal' life away. Immerse yourself in sand-castle building, walks through the mountains, explore fascinating ruins, spend a few hours over a relaxed meal and toast your choice of a brilliant holiday location From gites with everything you might need, including black-out blinds in Brittany, to stunning gites with play areas in chateau grounds in Poitou-Charentes or glamping in Aquitaine France has something to offer families across the board - enjoy exploring this beautiful country.