Baby and toddler friendly gites in Brittany with 2 heated swimming pools, soft play, ride-on toys and trampolines. Close to amazing beaches, medieval towns, markets and only 45 mins from St Malo.

Emerald Coast Gites is a cluster of 7 stylish holiday cottages and 3 luxury lodges gites set on an old farm in Brittany. There are amazing facilities for babies and toddlers including 2 swimming pools, play areas, a giant trampoline, ride on toys, soft play and Frosty and Pepsi, the resident dogs! There are loads of family friendly beaches within easy reach, and St Malo is 45 mins away.

  • 2 swimming pools heated to a minimum temperature of 26 degrees!  There is a toddlers swimming pool where little ones can stand up and play with boats and toys, and a big pool where they can swim and jump in!
  • Play areas, swings, slides, giant trampoline, giant connect 4 and tree swings
  • Soft play for under 10s
  • Loads of ride on toys including tractors, cars and trikes
  • Kids activities (free of charge) in the peak season including arts and crafts, movie and popcorn night, rounders and football.
  • Football goal posts and ground, basketball nets (big and small) and ping pong table – perfect for keeping active toddlers busy
  • Zipline
  • Meet Frosty and Pepsi the dogs, the 2 cats and guinea pig!
  • Get freshly baked croissants, pain au chocolat, bread and baguettes delivered to your property on a morning
  • 10 mins drive to the coast and fantastic family friendly beaches
  • Speciality food nights such as galette, crepe and Moules Frites nights
  • Well behaved dogs welcome
  • 30 mins drive from the pretty town of Dinan
  • 45 mins from St Malo
  • 1 hour from UNESCO World Heritage site of Mont St Michel
  • Onsite bar offering Happy Hour every day between 6pm – 7pm. Colouring sheets with pens and pencils for little ones!
  • Concierge service to help you book restaurants, babysitters, pony rides etc
  • Safe traffic free environment – cars aren’t allowed onsite apart from loading / unloading
  • Onsite laundry and washing machines – free of charge
  • Welcome basket packed with local produce
  • DVD library and book exchange
  • EV charging point
  • Plenty of baby and toddler friendly equipment available to borrow

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L’Ecurie used to be the stables and is now a 2 bedroom gite with a south facing garden to the front.  It is all on 1 level so is great for babies and toddlers learning to walk!


La Boulange

La Boulange used to be the old bread oven where the bread for the little hamlet of La Touche was cooked – it still has the bread oven on the back! This has been converted to a 1 bedroom gite with a large bedroom with a spiral staircase leading up to it.

Downstairs there is an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen. There is also a bathroom.  The lounge has a Sofa Bed, which is very easy to convert and very comfortable.

There is a terrace with BBQ to the rear of La Boulange, which is a perfect place to eat breakfast in the morning.


Number One

Number One is a two-bedroom gite which is near to the bar so it’s great for families who like socialising!

There is an open plan lounge, kitchen and diner with a modern contemporary design.

Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom.  One of the bedrooms has antique Louis 16th furniture including a double Lit Capitionne bed.  The second bedroom is a twin room. You can either have it set up with two single beds, or a single bed and a cot.

There is a garden to the rear of the property accessed by the french windows.


Le Pressoir

Le Pressoir is a fantastic huge 3 bedroom gite with a fabulous lawned garden to the front.

Le Pressoir used to be an old cider press and has been lovingly converted so it now has a large open plan kitchen and living/dining room. There are 2 sets of French windows – one of which opens onto the central play area.  The other set of French doors opens to a large private lawn.

Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms – the master has a large ensuite shower room. There is also a separate family bathroom.


Number Two La Vieille Grange

Number Two La Vieille Grange is a spacious 4 bedroom gite, which is perfect for large family groups or holidays with grandparents.

There is a fully equipped kitchen and a light and airy lounge with large windows to the front and back.

Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms – 2 doubles and 2 twin rooms.  One of the doubles has an ensuite shower room and there is also a family bathroom.


Number Three La Vielle Grange

Number Three La Vielle Grange is a 3 bedroom gite with a large terrace to the rear.  The best thing about this gite is the chalkboard and the playden in the corner of the lounge! There is also a fully equipped kitchen.

Upstairs there are three bedrooms and a bathroom.  One of the bedrooms has a double bed and the other two have twin single beds.


Number Four La Vielle Grange

Number Four La Vielle Grange is a 2 bedroom gite with a large wooden terrace to the front and a private garden which is great for sunbathing and relaxing.

Downstairs there is a open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen.  Upstairs there is a double bedroom and a twin room plus a family bathroom. The master bedroom is large with ample room for a cot should it be required.


La Garenne and La Taniere Lodges

Fancy glamping?  La Garenne and La Taniere Lodges are luxury 2-bedroom lodges with great views.


They each sleep 4 people plus 1 cot.  They have two bedrooms, a showeroom, seperate WC, kitchen, lounge and a large terrace with fabulous views to the front.

There is also a large gas BBQ.  They are also fully heated.


La Ruche

La Ruche is a 2 bedroom lodge with extra camp beds so it can sleep 6!

IT has 2 bedrooms, a shower room, separate WC, kitchen, lounge and a large terrace with fabulous views to the front. There is also a large gas BBQ.


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Reasons Why Babies & Toddlers Will Love Emerald Coast Gites
  • Cooling off in the 2 heated swimming pools at Emerald Coast Gites – these are heated to at least 26 degrees so are perfect for a dip whatever the weather!
  • Letting off steam at the play areas! With swings, slides, trampolines and loads of space to run around in,  little ones definitely won’t get bored at Emerald Coast Gites.
  • Making new friends at the soft play which is just for under 10s.
  • Zooming around on a ride-on – there are plenty of cars, tractors, balance bikes and push along trikes which wannabe drivers can take for a spin!
  • Getting stuck into the kids activities which run during the peak season. Little ones will love the arts and crafts and movie night!
  • Meeting Frosty and Pepsi, the Emerald Coast Gites dogs!
  • Tucking into freshly baked croissants and pain au chocolat for breakfast!
  • Borrowing a DVD from the DVD library and having a family movie night.
  • Exploring the gorgeous beaches around Emerald Coast Gites

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Best Things To Do Around Emerald Coast Gites With Babies And Toddlers

Spending days at the beach.  The beaches near Emerald Coast Gites are perfect for families with babies and toddlers. The closest beach is Sables d’Or les Pins which is 10km away, but there are plenty of other beaches within a 10 – 20 min drive too. These include Pleneuf Val Andre, St Cast Le Guido, Caroual Plage, St Pabu, Petit Mont St Michel, Erquy and St Jacut de la Mer.  The beaches have plenty of free parking too.


Going crabbing – as well as swimming and building sandcastles, there are plenty of beaches for crabbing too. Just ask Lesley and she will point you in the direction of the best ones!


A day out at Amoripark.  This is a theme park with an indoor and outdoor waterpark which is great for families with babies and toddlers who can go on a pedalo, go kart or bounce on the bouncy castle.


Visit Dudi Park – this wooden theme park is aprox 5km from Emerald Coast Gites and has wooden climbing frames, go karts, bouncy castles and much more!


The Grand Aquarium at St Malo has thousands of different species of fish including sharks, sea turtles and piranhas!  is also a kids’ submarine ride called ‘le Nautibus’.


Zoo Bourbansais  – this zoo is located in the grounds of a chateau, which can also be visited.  There is a falconry display and bouncy castles, play areas and a maze


Chateau de la Hunaudauye – This medieval castle is located in the middle of a forest and is surrounded by a moat with a fake crocodile. There is also a dressing up box!


Don’t miss a trip to Le Mont St Michel which is 1 hour away from Emerald Coast Gites. This UNESCO site is busy, but is worth it to see the ‘Disney style’ castle.    It’s also worth stopping off at Alligator Bay which is a zoo just 5 mins away from Mont St Michel. This zoo specialises has over 700 animals from 5 continents including lizards, snakes, crocodiles – and lots of alligators!


Saint-Cast Adventure is a treetop course which is suitable for older toddlers (3+) There’s also orienteering and bike rental.


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Contact Info

Emerald Coast Gites, La Touche, 22400 Hénansal, France

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