Gite | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Located just 8km from the historical town of Bayeux & a short drive to the breathtaking D-Day beaches & museums. The Gite is in the East wing of the 18 century Chateau de Martragny with 2 bedrooms (1 double & 1 bunk beds) Annexe off the main bedroom for a cot if required. Bathroom with bath, overhead shower, sink & WC
Downstairs is a large comfortable lounge with double Sofa bed & fireplace, DVD player, large kitchen/dining room fully fitted with dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave , downstairs WC, Garden furniture provided. Occupants also have use of the on site swimming pool, tennis court, play areas, bar, restaurant, laundry facilities, shop for everyday needs & fresh bread & pastries available each morning.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Asnelles 12 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carpiquet/Caen 15 km, Nearest railway: Bayeux 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details outdoors|
Set in the beautiful grounds of the Chateau there are endless opportunities for country walks & bicycle rides in the local villages. There is a heated swimming pool, tennis court, children's play areas, fishing lake, bar, restaurant, pool tables, table tennis & area for football.
The Gite is available for weekly/ fortnightly stays in high peak season & short stays/weekends in May/june & September.
Bed linen & towels are available to hire for 22€ per person.
If you would like the Gite to be cleaned after your departure 60€ is payable otherwise it must be left as it is found ready for the next tenant.
The Normandy region
Martragny is 8km from Bayeux which boasts the fascinating Bayeux Tapestry and stunning Cathedral.There are numerous quaint streets and shops to visit as well as sampling the local cuisine in it's many restaurants, creperies & bars. The British WW2 cemetery is situated here near to the War museum which offer a detailed insight into the tragic events of the Second World War.
15 minutes away you can visit the D Day landing beaches and experience the reality of war from all perspectives at Arromanches with its 360 Cineman & Museum and Omaha Beach with Museums & American Cemetery.
There are numerous opportunities for countryside walks & cycle tours taking in the beautiful coastal areas of Courseulles sur Mer, Port en Bessin & Caen.
Throughout the region there are markets to visit for fresh local foods, seafood, arts, music & antiques with local visits to Cider/calvados producers with a tour and samples of course.