Child friendly holidays and fun for all

If you’re looking for a unique, self-catering and child friendly holiday experience in the south of France, look no further. Welcome to the beautiful Lot valley in South West France, near Cahors. Our holidays at Pagel are designed specifically for parents travelling with young children. We have everything that you need here in an environment where you can have fun and laughter, make new friends and create memories to last a lifetime.

Our considerations for both the children and the adults must be the reason why so many of our guests come back to stay with us, year after year. For parents travelling with babies, toddlers and young children, the reassurance that our gite complex is safe and child friendly provides much peace of mind.

With over sixteen years’ experience, we know that busy parents like you value stress-free down-time on holiday. You put your children first so relax, we can take care of everything. At Pagel, your little ones will be totally safe, happy and fulfilled in a natural environment.

Child friendly holidays in the south of France are rarely this magical for both the kids and adults alike.

Beautifully renovated child friendly gites

Child friendly holidays in the South of France

Accommodation is split over two sites. Our principal location in Pagel offers seven different child friendly gites and two lodges, variously sleeping up to six. Here you’ll find a delightful range of original renovated stone cottages and barns. Our custom-built lodges are perfect for those keen to try a spot of family glamping in the warm sunshine of the south of France.

In Mas Sarrat, just 20 minutes from Pagel you’ll find an ideal private retreat at a smaller resort with just two charming cottages.

View our accommodation options or contact us for more details.

Perfect family friendly holidays in France

In addition to a fully managed on-site Kids’ Club, there are masses of good quality toys & “play zones” around the complex. This includes a pirate’s ship, a space rocket, a maze and a giant play barn. Plus, there are climbing frames, sand pits, swings, slides, and a trampoline. There are books galore. There are dressing up clothes. There are daily activities to keep them occupied whilst you relax.

Family holidays at Pagel aim to re-create those childhood holidays that you remember so well. Your children will be free to run, play and explore amongst nature in total safety. They’ll be able to make new friends and discover play zones to spark their imaginations.

You deserve a great holiday, too

While your happy but tired children benefit from well-earned sleep, YOU can enjoy a glass of wine on your private terrace. Daytime treats include relaxation by our heated swimming pool, pedicures and massage, family barbeques and exploring the local village & scenery. Feel free to use your excellent barbecue to cook fantastic southern French cuisine, or just enjoy a picnic. We even have a chef available to cook it all for you.

There are plenty of local villages nearby to buy provisions, so you won’t miss out on the delicious yet healthy food so well-loved in this region of France.

We’re based in the UK, so it’s easy to enquire and book. When you arrive at your destination our friendly welcome host will greet you, show you around and be on hand to look after your accommodation.

Call off the search for child friendly holidays in the south of France. Browse and book your perfect child friendly gite with us today, or contact us for more information.


The Guardian Review of Pagel

Pagel Gites goes the extra mile for families.  It has three sites, all with large fenced gardens, heated pools, sand pits, trampolines, ride-on toys and climbing frames. The largest, Pagel, has seven baby and child friendly gites, each with two or three bedrooms, and two canvas lodges, all sharing a meadow maze, play barn and pirate ship. read more >

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Beautiful, Idyllic Paradise for Children

“Wow what a beautiful, idyllic paradise for children.  We had a wonderfully relaxing time – Lilian particularly loved the pirate ship and swimming pool…Fiona and Mark were extremely helpful and accommodating and made our holiday very special.

Really sad to leave but hoping to return soon.  Thank you…

The Ratcliffe Family, September 2017