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Cottage With Large Private Garden

Overview

Property

Updated: 02-Nov-2016
Cottage in Sainte Mere Eglise, Manche, Normandy, France - Peaceful Location 10kms From Landing Beaches

This charming two bedroom holiday cottage is located in peaceful countryside on the outskirts of Sainte Mere Eglise in normandy. Sainte Mere Eglise is famous for being the first town to be liberated by the forces during the second world war. Our gite is just 10 kms from the D day landing beaches. The gite has it's own entrance and parking area as well as a large, private, south facing garden with plenty of space for children to run around and play, you can even play badminton if you feel up to it. Alternatively you could sit and relax on the wooden decking patio, soothed by the gentle stream which runs underneath and watch the ducks go by. The gite has its own garden table and chairs and on sunny evenings a barbeque is a must!

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

Our love of all things French originally brought us to France in 1983 and we have lived and worked in the Normandy region of France ever since where we run our own smoked salmon company.

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Speaks English, French

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Location

From the Owner

We bought our present property in 2002. The gite was converted from a stables building in 2005 and we have been letting it ever since. The Gite is part of our property and we are always available to assist our guests in anyway we can. We love this part of France because of the relaxed way of life and the space all around us, as well as the proximity of beautiful, sandy beaches.

Activity and Interests

Coast/Beach:

Being situated on the Cherbourg peninsula there is a large choice of beaches within easy reach. The nearest, the D day landing beaches are long sandy beaches , 10 kms/6miles away.

Travel:

The gite is easily accessible from the ports of Cherbourg and Caen and although Le Havre and Calais are further away, the journey is easy and mainly on the motorways, which in France are often fairly empty. Don't hesitate to ask us for directions.

Distances:

The gite is 1.5kms from Sainte Mere Eglise with its famous church and war museum, 55kms from Bayeux and the tapestry and 35kms from the port of Cherbourg.

Further Details:

Whether you want to visit the many historical World War 2 sites in the area or have a relaxing family holiday, the gite is ideally located.

It is only a short distance from the watermeadows where you can take a boat ride along the waterways www.bateaudouve.com and there are many beautiful sandy beaches to choose from. you can go for long rambling walks or bike rides in the surrounding countryside and for nature lovers the local bird reserve is only 10 mins away. If you're feeling more energetic then sailing, sand-yachting, canoeing and horse-riding are all nearby. Golf courses and swimming pools (both inside and out) are also within easy reach.

And as for the D day celebrations in June..the gite is only 1.5kms from the town centre of Sainte mere Eglise which becomes a hive of activity during this time.The planes fly over the garden on their way to the parachute drop and you could sit and watch the soldiers drop from the plane and open their parachutes all from the comfort of the patio

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter 2016
5 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£165
for 3 nights
From
£55
£350
 
 
Christmas 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£186
for 3 nights
From
£62
£390
 
 
Winter 2017
7 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£165
for 3 nights
From
£55
£350
 
 
Spring 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£204
for 3 nights
From
£68
£435
 
 
Summer 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£490
 
 
September 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
£430
 
 
Auumn 2017
30 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£180
for 3 nights
From
£60
£380
 
 
Winter 2017
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£174
for 3 nights
From
£58
£360
 
 
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
£400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
To secure your booking a deposit (non refundable) will be required of £100 per week.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday.. Arrival time 4pm.. Departure time 10am. This can sometimes be flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • museums
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • There is one upstairs bathroom with a large shower and toilet.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The gite has two bedrooms under the eaves, one double and one twin (with beds that can be pushed together to create a double) with the possibility of a small third bed or cot (which we can provide).

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen are included. We do, however, ask you to bring your own beach towels.The beds will be made for your arrival Towels and bed linen are changed weekly.

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