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Want to be sure of an outstanding holiday? Don’t just take our word for it, the options below are the 10 highest rated topped our guest feedback surveys for overseas breaks taken last year.
Never earning less than top scores in every 2017 post-stay guest survey, the boutique barns at Le Sarrail are very special indeed. In fact, the word 'paradise' makes a frequent appearance in the comments received from families we sent there in 2017. All raved about the classy interiors, stunning setting and brilliant play facilities including a warm heated pool. Many praised the meal delivery services, babysitting and massage therapist but all loved the location within a short drive of the magical medieval walled cite of CarcassonneRead More
The famous Montengrand Magic' sees two of its houses in our 10 Best Rated of both 2017 and 2016 and has guests returning year after year. Its no surprise thanks to its fabulously scenic setting, beautifully decorated houses, wonderfully rural location only a short drive from Carcassonne, but most of all the special touches added by friendly British owners Nicky and Ady including the Indian tepee campfires, wood-fired pizza and wine nights and gaggle of four-legged friends that are adored by mini guests.Read More
This super stylish but laid back boutique guesthouse dedicated to families consistently earns masses of praise from Baby Boltholes guests thanks to hosts Abbi & Danny and their brilliant formula combining good food, good company and free-range toddler fun. With meals, babysitting nights, kids activities, laundry and even romantic Champagne picnics included, relaxation is all but guaranteed!Read More
This beautiful Gascony farmhouse is never out of the top half of our annual top rated accommodation lists and with good reason. In fact, the reviews are so unbelievably good that, if we hadn't met the lovely Coleman family ourselves, we'd have questioned whether they were paying the guests to write them!Read More
This quintessentially Tuscan villa with pool first appeared in the 10 Best Rated list in 2015 and has made it back this year after top scores on all counts from all Baby Boltholes guests who stayed in 2017. Much of the praise is for the friendly Anglo-Italian family who own it and are always on hand for tips and advice, as well as its lovely peaceful location just outside the picturesque town of Monterchi.Read More
Perfect scores and glowing reviews from all 2017 Baby Bolthoels guests secured this lovely and large converted Dordogne farmhouse its first appearance in our 'Top Rated' charts. Former guests rave about the spacious accommodation being ideal for groups wanting a combination of private and sociable space, plus the abundant nursery kit and play gear. A babysitting service and nearby Michelin starred restaurant make it a popular choice for a celebration booking, but the chef prepared ready meals were rated highly for nights in too!Read More
This stunning 5-bedroom Dordogne villa is a relative newcomer to Baby Boltholes but has made a big impression with a host of top scoring feedback surveys returned from our guests, plus some glowing reviews. Past guests rave about the combination of beautiful interiors and child-friendly play kit, as well as its private playground and warmly heated pool. The also loved the location within a short stroll of a handy shop and boulangerie for the al- important morning croissant run!Read More
The smallest of four stylish apartments set within an idyllic French country house with pool, Coco is perfect for a couple and a baby or toddler and has been a regular in the 10-Best Rated charts for years. It is truly adored by BFB guests thanks to its relaxing blend of boutique hotel standard interiors and services but family-friendly approach with baby gear, toys and play equipment. The on request breakfast or evening meal service by lovely hosts Juliette and Deane are the icing on the cake!Read More
For the sceond year running this stylish villa earned great reviews for its winning combination of scenic setting but convenience of having the services of a hilltop town on its doorstep and the glitz and glamour of Nice, Cannes and St Tropez within a short drive.Read More
Baby Boltholes guests were seriously happy at this courtyard of French cottages thanks to the thoughtful interiors, fantastic range of nursery kit and toys but most of all thanks to the amazing meals provided by owner and chef Stephanie who delivers top restaurant standard meals to the magical fairlight strewn tables within the courtyard four or five times a week. Guests also raved about being only a short drive from La Rochelle, glamorous ile de Re and pretty Cognac.Read More
Joint 10th place in the best ratings by 2017 guests goes to this fantastic group getaway which holidaymakers who booked via Baby Boltholes praised highly for its combination of both plenty of private indoor and outdoor space, as well as acres of communal space. Guests also raved about the freedoom of letting little ones roam in the safely enclosed gardens and plentiful nursery and play gear. A real gem and hard to beat when it comes to a multi-family group getaway!Read More