For those flying to us this year – here’s Holiday Tots’ flying guide for families with tots. And we have all the equipment you need to ensure Happy Holidays for you and your little ones when you arrive 🙂
For all cycling enthusiasts – Look what is coming to Limoges next year!
THE TOUR DE FRANCE 2016 – 5th and 6th of July
We still have cottages available.
For half-term breaks to France, La Croix Spa offers you the ability to get away in the Spring, Summer and Winter terms.
Nothing easier than to pack a few things (we have the rest here!) and hop on a plane to Limoges airport. Pick up a hire car and we’re 40 minutes from there.
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We have been welcoming guests for Easter holiday breaks at La Croix Spa for 17 years now.
As well as the weather by this time of year being far more advanced than in the UK, most of the local tourist activities have begun to open up again and are certainly open over the Easter weekend.
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Winter breaks at La Croix Spa
For a family Christmas or New Year with a difference, why not come out and celebrate here, at La Croix Spa?
What could be nicer to have the room to house your entire family, cook and eat in one place for your main meals (or separately as you wish) and get that fantastic winter mix of brisk outside activities, coupled with snuggling up warmly back in your cottages.
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Vélo rail is a great half day out. Vélo rail is a metal truck to which two bicycles have been attached along with 3 passenger seats.
Continue reading Velorail, Confolens
Base Nautique Lac Lavaud
The Base Nautique at La Guerlie beach is 2 km or just a mile from La Croix Spa on Lac Lavaud.
Here, on the huge Lacs de Haute Charente in the Poitou-Charentes, you can access a variety of watersports: sailing – in dingies or catamarans, canoeing, windsurfing for which tuition is also available. Pedaloes are also available and the sandy beaches contain enclosed swimming areas for safe childrens’ swimming.
The base nautique and the beach both possess a restaurant and a beach bar.
Continue reading Sailing & Kayaking near La Croix Spa
There is a small, privately owned chocolatier in Trois Palis, just outside Angouleme, Poitou-Charentes. One of the staff will take you on a guided tour to show how all the different types of chocolate, nougat and sugar-based confectionery is made. Sampling is encouraged! Continue reading Chocolatier at Trois Palis (50km)
This festival takes place every August in Confolens and brings cultural acts from all over the world to participate alongside French shows. You must go if it is on during your stay. Continue reading Festival of Confolens
This is a traditional ceramics and pottery maker. The local area is famous for its clay (it hosts the largest tile factory in Europe at Roumazieres-Loubert). Continue reading “Fire and Earth” Brigeuil (10 km)