Disabled Holidays Info page

News - Pool hoist now available Summer 2018


  1. Shower Chairs
  2. Bed Information
  3. Specific Gites
  4. Speciailst Equipment

1: Shower chairs

We have 3 shower chairs availalable as well as static plastic chairs.

The first is a self propelled shower chair that incorporates a commode section.

This is available on a strictly first come first served basis.

We can also provide one of 2  roll-in shower chairs which also incorporate commode sections.


2: Bed information 

Our beds are 51 cm from the floor to the top of the mattress but we can provide blocks to raise this to 61cm.

Electric profiling beds can be hired and these can be provided with pneumatic mattresses. The cost of this hire is not fixed but is normally around 130 euros per week. Many of our guests are able to recoup the cost of this rental

Hoists can also be hired locally. The price is around 30 euros per week



3: Specific Gites


Three of the gites, Gite Le Fournil, Gite Martin and Gite Larose are accessible to guests with mobility difficulties. They include drive in showers, extra wide doors, support bars, lateral access to toilets, and have no steps in these areas.

These gites are designed to be suitable for everyone, allowing every member of the group or family to enjoy a relaxing break whilst providing facilities for people with disabilities.

 

 

Gite Fournil has two twin bedrooms on the ground floor. These have been designed to be accessible to guests in wheelchairs.

The front door is 114cm wide, while the bedroom & ground floor bathroom doors are 90cm wide.  The beds have fixed bars attached to the wall.

The toilet seat is 41cm from the floor, and has two levered support bars on either side, as well as a pull bar facing the toilet.

In the shower room, the sink is 75cm from the floor.

You can drive a wheelchair directly into the shower, and we supply an armless plastic chair. We can provide a chair with arms as well as a non-self propelled shower chair, as seen in Gite Larose below.

  • Front door - 114cm

  • Internal door - 138cm

  • Bedroom doors - 90cm

  • Toilet / Shower doors - 90cm

  • Height of toilet - 41cm

  • Height of sink - 75cm

 
 
 


Gite Martin has a twin bedroom on the ground floor with an en-suite shower/toilet room. 

The front door is 85cm wide, and the french window style doors are 118cm wide. The bedroom & bathroom doors are 78 and 80 cm wide respectively. The beds have fixed bars attached to the wall.

The toilet seat is 42cm from the floor, and has two levered support bars on either side.

The sink is 87cm from the floor.

You can drive a wheelchair directly into the shower which has a levered drop down bar for support.. We supply an armless plastic chair, but we can provide a chair with arms as well as a non-self propelled shower chair, as seen in Gite Larose below.

  • Front door - 85cm

  • Rear door - 118cm

  • Bedroom door - 78cm

  • Toilet / Shower doors - 80cm

  • Height of toilet - 42cm

  • Height of sink - 87cm


 
 


Gite Larose has been designed to be fully accessible to any guest in a wheelchair.

The front door is 93cm wide, while the bedroom, toilet & bathroom doors are 90cm wide. One of the beds has a fixed bar attached to the wall.

The toilet seat is 41cm from the floor, and has 2 support bars as well as 2 pull bars facing the toilet, attached to the door & wall.

In the shower room, the sink is 75cm from the floor.

You can drive a wheelchair directly into the shower which has a levered drop down bar for support, as well as a fixed bar on the wall.

We supply an armless plastic chair, but we can provide a chair with arms as well as a non-self propelled shower chair, as shown.

  • Front door - 93cm

  • Internal door - 90cm

  • Bedroom doors - 90cm

  • Toilet / Shower doors - 90cm

  • Height of toilet - 42cm

  • Height of sink - 75cm

 







4: Specialist Equipment


We are able to hire a variety of equipment from our local pharmacies. We often find that clients bring large equipemt with them that takes up valuable space in their vehicles. Please make sure they are aware of the options to hire some of this equipment .


The standard equipment that can be hired includes Electric beds, pneumatiuc mattresses,  hoists, over-the-bed tables. 

Specific equipment can be hire but we would need to confirm itś availability prior to confirmation.