Cottage | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Ground floor : sitting/dining room (30m2), working fire-place, large sofa, TV, dining table and 10 chairs; small sitting-room with second TV + DVD player; kitchen fully equipped; separate lavatory; twin-bedded room (14m2); shower-room with basin, laundry with washing-machine and clothes dryer.
First floor : 4 twin-bedded rooms (14 - 9 - 20 - 10 m2); bathroom with 2 basins and lavatory + showerrroom with 1 basin and lavatory.
Large garden with terrace and lawn, swings, barbecue, table tennis. Animals running all around on owner's farm.
Nearest shops : 8 km - nearest town : 12 km
You will spend very quiet holidays with the owners and their animals as only neighbours.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Deauville 25 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||12 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Deauville 25 km, Nearest railway: Lisieux 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, Table tennis, Games room|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Very light house, specially adapted to children with a large bedroom with toys, and a separate small living-room with television + DVD player.
|Further details outdoors||
Very quiet house, in the bottom of a cul-de-sac, only shared by the owner's farmhouse. Safe, no main road near. Owner's horses, ponies, goats, sheep and cows rambling all around. Fufuche pony sometimes takes children (until 12) out for a free walk. Also free : communal tennis courts (tarmac) at 8 km, (just ask for the keys).
For weekly rental, arrival on Saturday, but on any other day, if possible.
Week-Ends (from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) and Mid-Weeks (from Monday afternoon to Friday morning) also possible : 400 € .
Owner speaks French, Dutch and English.
The Normandy region
The Pays d'Auge is renowned for its production of cider and calvados. There are large distilleries but still plenty of small producers. Its climate is favourable to breeding of dairy-cattle and production of excellent cheeses like Camember, Pont-l'Evèque and Livarot. You will discover all these products on numerous farmers markets as you drive around the region.
Many beaches at 25 km ; Deauville, Trouville.
Museums and historical sites (D-Day landing beaches : 50 km ; Bayeux' famous tapestry : 90 km )
Beautiful castels and manors all over the "Pays d'Auge". Château de Combray.
Many charming towns and villages (with typical timber-framed houses) as Honfleur, Beaumont-en-Auge, Beuvron-en-Auge.....
More "Jet-Set" town, as Deauville and Trouville.
Music-festival in beautiful places like castles and haras.
An amazing zoo at 3 mins away where the animals are housed in large outdoor enclosures : lions, siberian tigers, pumas, monkeys, giraffes, rhinoceros, zebras....