Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 7
A comfortable and spacious cottage with everything you need to make your holiday relaxing and easy. completely all-inclusive price. The cottage is suitable for a couple, a family or a larger group of up to 8 people on a budget.
Always spotlessly clean and ready when you get there, along with a welcome pack of local bread, cheese, butter milk and wine to unwind with after your journey.
English and french speaking owners with a wealth of knowledge of the area, always willing to help out or let you enjoy the peace and quiet, as you choose.
From the front door you enter the kitchen, which is well equipped including, a cooker, microwave, Fridge/freezer, washing machine, coffeemaker and plenty of pots and pans. There is a dining area for 8 people and a sunny, south facing lounge at the back of the house.
There is a shower room with plenty of hot water and there are 2 large bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a double bed, a single bed and a sofa bed. Bedroom 2 has a double and 2 single beds. All bed linen and towels are provided free of charge but let us know if you prefer to bring your own.
The garden is an enclosed lawned area and safe for children and pets, with furniture and a BBQ. We can provide a cot, high chair, bath, potty and boxes of toys for young children on request .
There is a large walk-in cupboard off the lounge with Iron, ironing board, cleaning materials and beach toys.
You can stroll or cycle from the front door down green lanes or across the open farmland and marais, of the regional parkland of Cotentin, but don't forget your binoculars. The bird life here is wonderful. There are many cycle routes in the area and lanes are very quiet.
The 2nd World War Landing Beaches, as well as miles of glorious sandy beaches and dunes on both sides of the peninsula, are about 30 away and 45 minutes away.
All the main tourist attractions, and lots of not so well known ones, are in easy reach by car/motorbike. These include many war memorials and museums, the Bayeux Tapestry, Le Mont St Michel, Caen, the home of William the Conqueror, historic buildings and gardens, Many hidden treasures and events take place throughout the summer.
There are great local produce restaurants or, if you prefer, buy your seafood fresh from the harbour or collect your own mussels and cockles from the beach. Most towns have there own market each week, which is a lovely way to shop and taste new things.
There is so much more and we provide comprehensive tourist information in the cottage for you to browse though but we are also available if you need a hand, just ask. We aim to make your holiday the best it can be.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Utah 29 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dinard 160 km, Nearest railway: Carentan 13 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The Normandy region
The area is rich in history going back to the Norman Conquests of Britain and various later exchanges between the 2 countries, and moving forward to the D Day landings in WW2. The Bayeaux Tapistry, Mont Saint-Michel, Abbeys, chuches, museums. Dunes, beaches, forests, marshlands, birds, cycling, walking, balooning sandsurfing. Seafood, local produce, show farms, cidre and calvados, camembert and other cheeses. Street theatre and 'spectacles'. Each town and village has its own Fête Day. market days in each town.
Lots of Vide Greniers(Car boot sales)and Brocantes (anything from junk, collectables, antiques). 2nd World War Landing beaches, interesting memorials museums and histories. lovely walks and cycle routes. Theme parks and so many other attactions.
Saint Jean de Daye
Swiming pool at 2.5km. Horse riding at 5km. Local 2nd World War history and memorial Lovely walks and cycle routes from your front door. Horse racing, for just a few euros entrance, at 3km. Friday market at 3km.