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Townhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

The house is situated within 100 metres of the historic rampart walls of this beautiful character filled fortified town, steeped in history and architectural heritage with its quaint winding cobbled streets and Gothic churches.

Famous for being the setting for Victor Hugo's 'Les Miserables' a leisurely walk around the ramparts offers stunning views across the surrounding countryside and appeals to those who wish to experience a traditional French flavour without travelling too far. Beaches, shopping and golf and famous Le Touquet all within close proximity. Walks and water sports along the river Canche within easy walking distance.

There is a typical French market every Saturday morning with a range of fresh local produce on offer. The town is also home to an award winning Wine Society shop, superb Fromagerie, numerous Pattisseries (the nearest only 2 mins walk away) and Chocolatiers as well as many other interesting shops, cafes and restaurants.WIFI available at Le Vauban hotel.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Le Touquet, Nearest railway: Montreuil 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other High chair
Outdoors BBQ
Further details indoors

Further Details Indoors & Outdoors:

The layout of the house indoors is as follows;

The whole house has a traditional feel with period décor and furnishings and is fully gas centrally heated. The entrance hall leads into the dining room. Through a door on the left is a cosy sitting room with two sofas and an armchair, perfect for relaxing in front of the TV which offers a number of British channels including BBC1, BBC2 and ITV. Shuttered windows look out onto a small traditional road, just off the main cobbled street. Behind the dining room is a small, fully equipped kitchen.

Also located on the ground floor is a shower room which includes WC. The staircase leads to the first floor with two bedrooms facing the front. One has a double bed, the other has twin beds plus another single bed. There is also an upstairs bathroom with bath, WC and wash basin.

Outdoors:

Small, intimate, private courtyard garden with bistro table, 2 chairs and BBQ - access via the kitchen.

Car parking is available on the street free of charge

Further details outdoors

Outdoors:

Small, intimate, private courtyard garden with bistro table, 2 chairs and BBQ - access via the kitchen.

Car parking is available on the street free of charge

Further details

*Prices may be subject to change at the owners discretion.

*Peak changeover day - Saturday.

*Off - Peak - Flexible changeover day and short breaks available.

*Extra £200 deposit required on booking to compensate for cancellation of booking less than 6 weeks prior to stay and for any potential damage or breakages. Fully refundable following satisfactory inspection following stay.

*NOTE : Bed linen & towels NOT supplied.

*No smoking or pets.

*Full amount payable 6 weeks prior to departure.

*Check-in at house no earlier than 3pm on arrival day and check out no later than 10am on departure day.

Northern France region

The Northern France / Nord-Pas-de-Calais region: This area is commonly known as the Opale Coast with many seaside resorts and long sandy beaches stretching from Calais to Stella Plage. There are many activities available in the surrounding area including 9 golf courses, beautiful country walks and many cycle routes. Fishing and canoeing can be found on the river Canche and wind surfing and kite flying festivals are held at the modern beach resort of Berck each summer.

To be found in this region are numerous historic British and Canadian war cemeteries from the First and Second World Wars.

Montreuil-sur-Mer

Montreuil-Sur-Mer remains a town of infinite fascination and considerable beauty with the river Canche providing tourist and leisure facilities.

The fortifications are now promenaded by visitors and those hoping to gain a sense of the town's history. There are a number of fetes and local celebrations including an outdoor theatre presentation of 'Les Miserables' in the Vauban designed citadel. It is also possible to take a 'Les Miserables' literary tour of the town.

The floral displays that decorate the streets and buildings every year have resulted in the town winning prestigious national awards.

There is a local train station making it is possible to travel to places such as Lille and Paris via other mainline stations.

Le Touquet is 20 mins drive providing an expansive beach along with the shops and restaurants that give a chance to see how the chic in French society live.

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10 Aug 2014

5/5

"Delightful house, full of character, great location"

This is an absolutely delightful period house, full of character and very comfortable. It is very pleasantly furnished. It's in an excellent location, close to the ramparts, good restaurants an… More

Thank you for your positive review. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future!

13 Jul 2014

5/5

"A lovely place to stay, relaxing with children"

Montreuil is a lovely place to stay, with good restaurants, and near the coast. The house is central, parking is not (usually) a problem, and nobody bothers you!… More

Thank you for your positive review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again if you are visiting the area in the future!

24 May 2014

4/5

"Wonderful character property"

Well located in town for bars restaurants and shopping. Parking was not always possible in street itself but never failed to park by the citadel a minutes walk away. Everything you need for living th… More

9 May 2014

5/5

"Lovely house in Montreuil-sur-Mer"

The house was delightful, very clean, well-equipped and perfectly located for shops, bakeries,bars and restaurants. All we wanted was within easy walking distance.We would definitely stay there again.… More

7 Nov 2013

5/5

"A lovely character property in the heart of the ancient walled city of Montreuil"

This house is perfectly located in the town centre, just a short walk from the Citadel, local shops and restaurants, with the nearest boulangerie around the corner. It is well-equipped, with a cosy l… More

3 Aug 2013

5/5

"Authentic town house, perfectly located."

We know Montreuil well and were looking for comfortable, family accommodation in the heart of the town. From the minute we opened the door everything was perfect. The house has a warm, welcoming f… More

18 Apr 2013

4/5

"Classic Immaculate French House in great location " outstanding value""

Perfect location for a Gastronomic weekend, park the Car and relax in the heart of this beautiful french walled village.

Well equipped and beautifully appointed

5 Apr 2013

5/5

"Nothing we'd want to change! Perfect."

This little gem was a everything we could have wanted. The town itself proved to be a pefect place for a short stay (4 days/3 nights) with young children (5 & 8). Montreuil is absolutely packed with c… More

14 Jan 2013

5/5

"A delightful, traditional and characterful French town house"

Situated in the middle of town, just a 1 minute walk to the nearest delicious bakery for your breakfast breads and pastries, this clean, well-equipped, roomy, home-from- home, introduces you to the tr… More

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Calendar last updated:23 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

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