Farmhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Belle Vue is a traditional Norman stone built farm house situated on a south facing slope over looking beautiful countryside within the rural commune of Le Vretot, just outside the historic town of Briquebec and close to the lovely beaches of the Cotentin peninsula.
The self contained Gite comprises two beautifully appointed large, airy bedrooms and sleeps up to five people with one large double bedroom and a one room with three standard singles. There is a well appointed shower room with wc and hand basin. The ground floor is open plan with a fully fitted kitchen, dining table and lounge area with a log burning stove and TV( all TVs Can get UK TV). All windows have a south facing aspect overlooking the valley. To the front of the house is a large grass lawn, ideal for children to play or for adults to sit and relax with a BBQ to use at any time. There is private off-road parking. We also offer a washing service if you so require. We have been awarded a two star rating with the 'Office de Tourisme'.
The recently renovated farm buildings also offers Bed & Breakfast accommodation of a high standard, with two large, airy double bedrooms with views over the countryside and well maintained gardens. There is a four piece shared bathroom suite. Breakfast is included in the nightly rate of 55 euros and home made evening meals can be supplied on request. TC classifcation with the 'Office de Tourisme' (trés confort)
Belle Vue lies within beautiful unspoilt, rural countryside close to the lovely beaches of Carteret, Portbail and Barneville. The area is ideal for all types of water sports activities, walking, cycling and fishing, both on the coast and in the many local fishing lakes. Nearby are the Utah and Omaha Normandy landings beaches, the port of Cherbourg, the historic city of Bayeux with its world famous tapestry and numerous chateaux and gardens. The local sea food is famous for its quality and diversity and there are many excellent restaurants within a 15km radius of Belle Vue.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Barneville- Carteret 12 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cherbourg 23 km, Nearest railway: Valognes 17 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Normandy region
Rural unspoilt countryside close to beaches, Normandie landings beaches, port of Cherbourg, Bayeux tapestry, local sea food and excellent restaurants. There are many chateau's and garden's to visit.
Our local market town with medieval castle, restaurants,many small shops, cycle routes
Bricquebec is the nearest town just 4km away which has two large super markets and lots of other small shops. There is a large market every Monday morning which offers a wide range of local produce.
In the centre of town is a historic castle - which is also a hotel and restaurant – is well worth seeing. The beautiful beaches at Barneville-Cateret are only 12km away and from the ports of Carteret and Dielette you can take the ferry for a day trip to Jersey, Guernsey or Alderney.
The nearby Town of St Sauveur-le-Vicomte has another interesting castle and also offers canoe and kayak hire from which to explore the lovely valley of the River Douvre The Forest of St Sauveur is a fascinating place to explore and also offers more adventurous activities for those with a good head for heights.
Other places nearby:
· St Mare Eglise
· St Vaast la Houge
· Cap de la Hague
· Fierville les Mines – windmill
· Museum at Queneville