Valenciennes, France

Large house 18 c. in center town

House 10 4 2
About Our Home
We are a 40 years old couple with 2 girls (11-15) and we would be pleased to welcome you in our North of France'house . Valenciennes is rich in artistic and history. You will find lots of sculptures while walking in the town.We are in a quiet street but at walking distance from shops and lots of restaurants. We have comfortable beds for 10 persons (4 rooms with double beds and 2 single beds) but we also have 1 adding sofa bed and baby bed . There is space in our courtyard to park cars. We also have a cat "funky" who is used to stay at home and 1 goldfish. Possibility to leave in our house without any car. 5 min from railway station Valenciennes at walking distance, 1 min to tramways and buses,nice grocer's shop at 2 min by walk opened every day until 22pm and other shopping facilities, 4 banks. 40 min to Lille by car or train, 45 min to new museum Louvre-Lens, 1h to Arras, Bruxelles and Brugges by car or train, 2h far from Paris, Le Touquet and "the Baie de Somme" 1h30 to London from Lille, 3h30 from Amsterdam. The nearest big town in Belgium , Mons is 30 min drive. We live also at 1hour from seaside.
Carre Croquant, saint Christophe, Les Arcades, Isabella
Theatre at Valenciennes, Anzin, Cinema, Nightclubs, skating rink, bowlings
Valenciennes Galery or Lille center town shopping
Valenciennes Museum, LAM Villeneuve D'Ascq, Louvres-Lens
Cinema-swimming pool,outdoor recreation centre,fishing,bowling,museum,skating rink,restaurants,bar,disco,shopping, jorkyball,lazergames,
Lille, Arras, Mons, Bruxelles, Gand, Brugges
Special Events
Exhibitions in the "Mairie" at Valenciennes
Beautiful large Beaches in Wissan, Le Touquet

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Member since: Mar 2014
Availability:   Within the next 6 months
Prior exchanges:  10

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destinations Anywhere,  Australia
Cairns, Sydney
destinations Anytime,   Jul 23, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015
Australia planned for 2015- non simultaneous swap is possible

  About Us

  1. we are a 40's couple with 2 daughters aged 10 and 14 years old
  2. Carole is Supply Chain Manager and Benoit mutual assurance company operations Director
  3. We like discovering culture, other lifestyle, modern art and gastronomy

  Personal Message

We love travelling and discovering other way of life. We want to share the pleasure we have to live in our house of center town. We also like the contact we have with other families as if we were friends. We live each switch as a real adventure.