The Rue de la Course Residence

bordeaux, france
4 bedroom - 3 bath
(4 reviews)
Travel dates:
€260 per night (EUR)
excludes K&C fee and cleaning charges
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Perks for the Parents

One of Bordeaux's classic stone houses near the city center, this French/Scandinavian designed house is light-filled and has a little garden and plenty of space to play. The house is 3 minutes walk from Jardin Public, a beautiful park in the centre of Bordeaux with 2 playgrounds and a puppet theatre in weekends. The master bedroom is very spacious with an ensuite bathroom with bathtub.

Why Kids Love it

Toys, books and games are provided. The sitting room is very big and children can run and play while parents sit in the sofa or cook diner. There is direct access to garden (with no stair case). A crib, changing table, high chair and baby bath are provided. The house is suitable for children in all ages. The 2 children bedrooms have a bathroom with a bathtub.

Things to Know

Minimum stay: 5 days. The staircase between the ground floor and first floor is made from stone, but it is secured by gates on the ground level and first floor. The city centre of Bordeaux is only a 15-minute walk away. If this seems so far, you can take the tram which reaches the centre in under 5 minutes. A travel crib is available.

About the Location

The house is located in the Jardin Public neighborhood of Bordeaux which is very popular among families. It is 5-10 minutes from the popular Chartrons neighborhood where a lot of nice restaurants and shops can be found. It is a 30-minute drive from Bordeaux airport and around 15 minutes from Gare St Jean.

Accommodation Details

This 4 bedroom stone house is laid out over 3 floors. The ground floor has a bright kitchen with table seating 6. Beautiful glass doors leads to large dining and sitting room. There is direct access to a little garden (70 sqm) with a stone terrace and lawn with sun chairs and dining table. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on first floor. A further bedroom and bathroom are on the second floor. There are double beds in 3 bedrooms with a crib for children up to 3 years in the fourth.

Style Notes

Scandinavian, with a blend of French and Danish design. The house is decorated in a simple and bright style with white walls, wooden details and modern, Scandinavian furnitures. The house has many classic French features: a tiled floor in the hallway, charming glass doors and a magnificent staircase.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
Bedding
SLEEPS 6
1 king
1 queen
1 full / double
Crib
sleeps 2
1 baby crib
1 travel crib
Medium
Maria H.
Member since September 28, 2015
We are a French/Danish family of four. Our children are 2 and 4 years old. We love travelling in Europe, exploring new regions in France and visiting friends and family in Denmark.

4 reviews

Suzanne v.
Visited in August 2017
Staying in Maria's house is just a home away from home. We had super days in this house full of light, this summer. Our two girls (6 and 4) enjoyed the lots of toys and were happy to explore the city on their cool steps which made them feel like home too. The park is just around the corner and we'd loved the recommendations of Maria to explore Rue Notre Dame. It is a lovely city that perfect fits to couples with young kids. We also enjoyed a trip to the sea, had a great lunch at CoorNiche, which gave us a extraordinaire view/spot on Dune de Pyla. Only downside to travel to coast in august, is that it can be very crowded. We definitely recommend this spot to have a relaxed, cosy and nice stay with your family in Bordeaux!
Mariangela M.
Visited in June 2017
Maria's house is just beautiful, as you can see from the pictures. Large, full of light...and toys!, located in a nice and convenient area. I stayed there with my mother and 2 kids and we had such a WONDERFUL stay. Maria even lent us 2 strollers to go around and was a perfect and prompt host even if she was away. We all hope to go back to Bordeaux soon and stay at rue de la Course residence again!! Mariangela
Florence T.
Visited in April 2017
The pictures suggested a dream house, and so it was! The charm of the old tiles, (secured) stairs and stone walls, the large and bright rooms, the perfect blend of French and Nordic design. Our 5-year-old and 18-month-old boys had a great time during those 8 days, playing with the numerous toys and running around in the little garden. Maria was very nice and easily reachable, and kindly made strollers available to us, big plus when you want to travel light. We also had the lovely surprise to find local goodies upon our arrival, making us feel welcome straight away! The house is very well located, in a quiet neighborhood but near the Jardin Public, a huge park with a carrousel and Guignol theater, and walking distance from the Garonne docks. The center is only 10-minute away by tram. Bordeaux is full of kid-friendly places and nice shops and restaurants. The weather was also nice enough for us to go the Cap Ferret and Pyla dune, both beautiful and definitely worth the trip (around 1-hour car drive each). So a very nice holiday destination in France and a highly recommended place to stay!
debra c.
Visited in July 2016
Incredible location and house exceeded expectations. It was perfect for our multi-generational family. The owners were easy to work with, so friendly and were willing to go above and beyond foe special requests.

Bordeaux, France

Treasure hunts, safari treks and wine

Beautiful Bordeaux is much admired for its wine and thankfully its vineyards are well set up for families with plenty of options to entertain the kids while you test the city’s famous grape juice, including iPod tours and treasure hunts, hands-on blending sessions and safari treks spotting local wildlife amid the vines. In the city itself, there are so many places to play, from skateparks and riverside sports facilities to cycle paths and the Miroir d’Eau, a reflective pool opposite the Place de la Bourse.