|Child-friendly 5 bed villa with private heated/fenced pool||Self Catering||Friday||5||13||2||Twin can convert into a huge double if required|
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION..... :)
Le Mimosa is a spacious detached 5 bedroom villa (with 3 master bedrooms) located just a 1 minute (yes 1 minute!) walk from wonderful village life offering bars/cafes, restaurants, kids play-park, all village commerce, plus twice weekly street markets in July and August. It's ideally located and has lots of family fun attractions very close-by. Due to the layout, the villa is ideal for family or friends holidaying together as it offers plenty of space and privacy.
It benefits from a private heated and fenced swimming pool, poolside giant Connect 4 game, huge chalkboard plus garden swing/slide, table tennis table, mature gardens, grassed area for games all set within 1200m2.
The open plan kitchen/sitting room has been meticulously furnished and equipped. There are two large farmhouse kitchen tables where you can enjoy freshly baked croissants each morning, or spend many enjoyable hours whilst enjoying your evening meal. You have everything you would expect to find in the kitchen, including cafetiere, also for coffee lovers a Nespresso coffee machine, washing machine, microwave and two fridge-freezers - very important! Lots of large serving dishes, crockery and cutlery have also been supplied, so there will be no shortages when preparing a large family meal.
Those little extras - Le Mimosa is a self catering holiday home so you will need to bring/buy basic essentials. However to make things a little easier for your arrival you will find, complimentary, a small supply of essentials including tea, coffee, sugar, washing-up liquid, dish-cloths, dish washer tablets, bin bags, kitchen foil, cling-film and toilet rolls.
In the sitting room you have three 3-seater sofas plus large rug and coffee-table as well as the 42inch. tv with UK channels and Netflix to enjoy. Or simply relax on one of the sun beds with a glass of wine and a good book (an excellent library of English books are supplied including fiction, classic novels, biography and thrillers!). Perhaps you would prefer to plug in your iPod and listen to your favourite artist whilst enjoying some easy reading laying in the sun.
Not to be missed by the whole family is the huge selection of family/children's film including classic family Disney, Warner Bros, Fox and Universal top titles plus many more.
The older kids will love the Wii console with Wii sports included (remember to bring your own games too), whilst the little ones will love the toys, games & dressing up clothes - Happy children = Happy parents!
Le Mimosa has 5 bedrooms - 3 doubles, 1 quad room and 1 triple room - sleeps 13
Ideal for families sharing - One side of the villa has a two double bedrooms, and the quad bedroom. The other side the 3rd double bedroom and the triple bedroom.
Double bedroom (12.4ft x 10.8ft)
Double bedroom (14.1ft x 7.8ft)
Double bedroom (13.1ft x 10.ft)
Triple bedroom which has one set of bunk beds and a full size adult bed (11.1ft x 9.5ft)
Quad bedroom with two sets of bunk beds (13.7ft x 9.5ft)
Size of beds: 2 x king-size 160cm & 1 x double standard 140cm, all single beds 90cm
Bed linen as well as bath and hand towels are supplied - and beds are made up ready for your arrival for each guest named on the booking form. In addition, you can hire large 100% cotton towels for the beach/pool (saves that bit of extra room in the case!) and we can also offer a daily maid service (at a supplement).
Bathroom arrangement with complimentary arrival toiletries
Family bathroom - Jacuzzi bath with over shower, double hand wash basin and wc
Shower room - Walk-in shower, double hand wash basin
Cloakroom - Separate wc
The house is stacked with toys, from a train set, building blocks, farm animals, dolls house, dressing up clothes and princess shoes, to classic family board games and Disney or animal puzzles, plus so much more. We cater too for the very little ones, especially for babies up to toddler age, with interesting and fun toys to keep them entertained. If you do experience a rainy day, then we have thought of that too..... There are fun activities to do as a family, such as making and decorating cupcakes, colouring in fun activity sheets, big busy fun work sheets with mazes, word searches, spot the difference, doodling, drawing and colouring. Lots of fun sheets and colouring pencils already and waiting for your children.
Lots to keep the older kids entertained too; a Wii console with great family games supplied - tennis, bowling or volleyball for example. If you have one at home bring your favourite games and spare handsets so all the family can have fun.
The kids will enjoy the outside play area with swing, slide, climbing rope and shell shaped sandpit (buckets and spades provided!) as well as have hours of fun on the table tennis table, swing ball and badminton/volleyball equipment HUGE chalk board and GIANT Connect-4 fame. Or they could simply play in the garden perhaps having a teddy bears picnic with the colourful kiddie - size outside table and chairs set - plastic plates, cups and cutlery all provided of course! You can also hire our fun 'beach pack' including cool box, sun umbrella and lots of great beach play equipment including wooden rackets & balls, frisbee, football and buckets and spades for some great beach memories.
The 1200m2 gardens are well established with lots of mature plants and shrubs from palm trees to olive trees. It is completely private and not overlooked by any other property.
The garden is fully fenced with a gate to the front entrance with parking for up to 3 to 4 cars.
All on one level so ideal for guests with limited mobility.
|Year property purchased||2008|
|Why this location?||This wonderful part of France has so much to offer from glorious sandy beaches, to family adventure parks, wake parks, water jump parks, water parks, horse riding on the beach, go-karting, cycling plus so much more. Please have a look at all our videos and photos on our website at www.mimosa-beachholidaysinfrance.com for a full listing of the exciting activities on offer here.|
|Unique benefits of property||First and foremost, we have kids so know what it takes to have a relaxing holiday so we decided to specialise in family friendly holidays and can confidently say that after 15 years, we are now experts in keeping your kids happy - just read our fabulous reviews :)
Secondly - Being just a few hours from the North ferry ports and just over an hour from two airports with direct flights from Stanstead, East Midlands, Gatwick and Southampton, our homes make the perfect quick get away to sunshine and family fun....
Great fun any time of the day along the 13km of sandy beaches for sisters, brothers, cousins and friends. When the tide goes out, wonderful warm pools of water are left for hours of enjoyment for the kids.
With 200km of coastline in the Vendee, there is a plethora of different breaks and surfing conditions to suit both novice and experienced surfers for the ultimate thrill. Equipment can be hired from huts on the beachfront. www.koasurfschool.com
Watch this video of all the exciting and amazing activities at the EPIC adventure park just 5 minutes from Le Mimosa. Fabulous fun for ALL ages.... 10% discount off your entrance ticket when you book Le Mimosa!
Thrill seekers, of all ages, idea of paradise...! Check out this cool video and remember, book Le Mimosa and receive 10% discount off your entrance ticket to the park :) www.indian-forest-atlantique.com
Water fun park that if you love snowboarding you are going to love it here...! The great 750 meters long lake ski lift allows you to practice up to 10 people simultaneously on either a wakeboard, wake shake, kneeboard & ski’s. www.atlanticwaterpark.fr
New 11millon water park just opened where the thrills and spills just keep on coming on the impressive new wave pool, water slides, rapids, lazy river, whirlpools, geyser, cascade and a host of water games for the kids, the choice of activities is huge. There’s a special play area for younger children and catering facilities on site. www.oglisspark.fr
An ABSOLUTE must visit...! This is where time stands still - and will be an instant hit with children and adults alike. You'll see villages from different eras, gladiators still doing battle and Vikings launching attacks on fortified castles! www.puydufou.com/fr
Experience an 'historic adventure' set in the 86 hectare grounds of a beautiful Chateau. The children will love this interactive treasure hunt solving various puzzles, get them all right and open the treasure chest for a prize at the end! www.chateau-aventuriers.com
Just minutes away is this fabulous center for lots of great water sports for the whole family including towed buoy and sofa, stand up paddle boards (SUP), pedal boats and kayaks. Snack bar available - great fun!. www.waterfun.fr
The 'Loire a Velo' is 180km of sign-posted cycle paths where you can ride through stunning Loire countryside, passing though villages, vineyards, visit Chateaux and Abbeys. www.myholidaytreats.co.uk
The kids (or indeed the big boys and girls) can be the next Lewis Hamilton and race each other around this exciting and challenging track. It's been approved by the French Federation of Sports Automobile and is great fun.www.vendeekart.fr
Located near the heart of Les Sables d'Olonne, this wonderful zoo is a 3-hectare haven that shelters around 280 animals. There are more that 40 threatened species in natural enclosures. www.zoodessables.fr
An indoor, air-conditioned adventure playground designed on an African theme. There are two separate play areas: one for the under 3 year olds and one for the 4 - 12 years old. The play centre features slides, ball pools, rope bridges, a toboggan run, a climbing frame, electric cars and inflatables. www.royalkids.fr
Journey into the depths of the ocean with over 10,000 Atlantic, Mediterranean and Tropical species of marine life. There are fun and educational displays for the children. www.aquarium-larochelle.com
With over 38 different activities for the children to play on, the kids are bound to find a favourite! The kids will thoroughly enjoy everything on offer especially the water slides, trampolines (fully enclosed) and toboggan rides. A very safe, clean and friendly environment and lots of under cover shaded picnic areas. www.parc-des-dunes.com
Just 5 minutes from sandy beaches, the wonderful family adventure/play park is set amongst the forest and offers something for all ages from inflatable slides and castles to pedal karts, electric quads, trampolines, mini-golf, roundabouts and slides plus much more!