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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 7
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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 7
This is an historic and scenic area with forests and dunes nearby. Ideal for a family holiday, attractions include swimming, vast clean beaches, walking, coastal fishing villages, WW2 sites and scenic and historic towns such as Arras, Boulogne, Calais, Le Touquet, Montreuil, Abbeville, Le Crotoy and Bruges.
The house, which sleeps up to seven, is very well equipped with a brand new kitchen, a living room, downstairs toilet and garage and 3 double bedrooms and a spacious bathroom with bath and shower upstairs. All rooms have excellent storage and the house is newly decorated and tastefully furnished. It has SKY Freeview Satellite television, a DVD recorder and stereo system. There is a cot and high chair available for guests with young children.
The garden is enclosed and a patio area is ideal for eating outside, a barbeque or just relaxing.
There is a supermarket within 5 minyes' walk in Ecault itself avoiding the need to take the car. The nearest major villages at Equihen Plage and Condette also have supermarkets, other shops, bars and excellent restaurants and there are other supermarkets within easy driving distance. The historic walled fortress town of Boulogne is 10 minutes drive away.
The house is situated in an area of natural beauty and nearby dunes and forests provide scenic walks in the wild with a number of special plants, birds and animals.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Equihen Plage 2 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Le Touquet 15 km, Nearest railway: Pont de Briques 2 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||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details outdoors|
Patio with garden furniture, garden. Local facilities and activities include walking, swimming, cycling on and off road, visiting WW2 sites, coastal v, adventure parks, country houses and gardens, coastal and inland villages, forests and historic towns.
25% non-refundable deposit payable by cheque or bank transfer to reserve dates.
Balance payable two months before arrival. Balance non-refundable in event of cancellation within one month unless owner is able to find other people to rent the property in that period so holiday cancellation insurance is recommended.
Arrival after 16.00 hrs, departure by 10.00 hrs (unless otherwise arranged with owner)
Fully refundable damage deposit of £250 to be paid with final balance of booking to be refunded promptly subject only to satisfactory property inspection.
Discount for stays of two weeks or more.
The Nord-Pas-de-Calais region
The sea is omnipresent in this beautiful often overlooked region of France called the Cote d'Opale or Opal Coast. Impressive cliffs, mile upon mile of clean sandy beaches, ancient fishing villages and dunes, hills and forests abound in the local area. The fortress city of Boulogne is just 10 minutes drive away with its ancient walls, fishing port, acquarium and lively shops and markets.
A bit further way lie the seaside resorts of Hardelot, Le Touquet and Wissant. Whether it is enamel pottery at Desvres or glass crystal from Arques, lace from Calais or locally brewed beer from Tardinghem, the area is rich with local wares and produce not least fresh fish and mussels. The area abounds with excellent fish and seafood restaurants at a fraction of the price one would pay in the UK.! World War 2 museums and sites are also very prevalent including the sites where the V2 and V3 rockets were built and stored, impressive WW2 cemeteries and museums. Calais is half an hour's drive away and Bruges at one hour and a half is an easy day trip.
Walking, cycling and swimming can be combined with visits to historic towns and WW2 sites. The reserve of Cap Blanc Nez and Cap Griz Nez is 20 minutes drive away. Further south there is a famous bird sanctuary near the Bay of the Somme called La Marquentenaire. The house is 2 minutes drive from the dunes and forest of Ecault next to another forest near to Hardelot.
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23 Aug 2014
"Lovely house in a beautiful area"
Conveniently situated in a village within easy reach of Calais, Supermarket within walking distance and bigger ones a short drive away. Perfect spot to explore the Opal Coast. Modern, well furnished house with very well equipped kitchen, easily accommodating 6 adults. Phillip is very efficient and easy to deal, sending detailed information before the trip and responding immediately to emails and texts. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property and this lovely area of France.
20 Nov 2013
"Nice & modern house"
it's the second time we rented that house - nice house, close to various cities, close to the sea (with car), well maintained - price is reasonable and owenr is flexible for the dates
17 Aug 2013
"A home from home in a beautiful easy- to- get- to part of France"
This is the second time we have stayed at Ecault. This modern semi-detached house has good sized accommodation with more than enough room for our family of 4 . Nice quiet spot in a small village, walking distance to a friendly well-stocked supermarket and only 10 mins drive to some lovely beaches and towns. Paradis !!!
14 Mar 2013
"Comfortable, spacious and in a good location"
We choose this property as we wanted a place close to the tunnel and ferry port.Although Boulogne and Calais with their many shops and plentiful restaurants are only a 15 and 30 minute drive away, the… More
18 Jun 2012
"A Jewel in the Opal Coast"
We wouldn't hesitate to recommend this holiday property. It was clean, spacious and comfortable, perfect for a Granny, Grandpa, Son, Daughter-in-law and grandson. The kitchen was a joy, large with every possible utensil, china, cuterly, and voila a full size fridge/freezer to save us visiting the supermarket frequently! It seemed everything possible had been thought of to provide us with a trouble-free and easy holiday home complete with separate utility area and a downstairs toilet.. The owner had left CDs, DVDs, cleaning utensils, dishwasher tablets etc etc and we appreciated the bits and bobs left in the larder too.We tried to think of something the owner hadn't provided but we struggled to find anything which could be improved upon. We found the advice, help and location details supplied by the owner of immeasurable help together with the loads of information left at the house to help us find our way around. He was extremely helpful and we knew we could telephone him if we experienced any difficulties.
We loved the Opal Coast - the many beaches were clean, wide and safe and we thoroughly enjoyed exploring the area.and walking in the nearby woods several times. The castle at Hardelot was a great hit, the frogs were extremely vociferous and mating and we made several trips enjoying the grounds as much as the castle and watching the wildlife.
It was unfortunate that the weather was a bit unkind to us, so we were even more grateful for the heating during the evenings.
We have made plans to revisit Ecault as we loved the area and found the house in a perfect position to explore the surrounding areas easily without losing the sense of knowing you were in 'real' France away from the crowds.
A really brilliant holiday. Thank you.