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Country setting four bedrooms / four bathrooms Close To D-Day Beaches Free WIFI

Bedrooms 4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House in Neuville au Plain, Nr. Sainte Mere Eglise, Manche, Normandy - Sleeps up to 8 people sharing 4 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms. Prices INCLUDE bed linen and towels

The accommodation can sleep eight people sharing four bedrooms and four bathrooms. A farmhouse kitchen, large dining room and comfortable lounge along with a large private garden and parking area, complete with stone barbecue will ensure your group will have all the space, resources and comfort to enable an unforgettable visit to a remarkable region. Located within the American Airborne Sector of Operations on D-Day, 1 Le Port is within the heart of the early morning airborne assault and just a ten minute drive from Utah Beach. The house itself was used as a makeshift field hospital during the first three days of the Battle for Normandy when paratroopers of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions were treated for their wounds. As guests of 1 Le Port you are welcome to peruse and view the selection of books and DVDs through which you can learn more of one of the world's most incredible military operations.

Jennifer Robertson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
30 April, 2017

About Jennifer Robertson

Stuart and Jennifer Robertson are a British couple who moved to Normandy in 2004. Jennifer is an administrator whilst Stuart, a trained historian is a battlefield guide and author of military history (co-writer of 'Following in the Footsteps of Heroes; D-Day, June 6th 1944' and sole author of Following in the Footsteps of Heroes Volume 2 and the D-Day Box Audio Guide).

Jennifer Robertson purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Jennifer Robertson chose Cherbourg area

It is the incredible history of the region that brought Stuart and Jennifer Robertson to Normandy. Our home is now a wonderful base for visitors to explore the region around them. Every item you would need is here, we know that because we lived here for eight years and have completely furnished the property as if it were our own home.

What makes this cottage unique

Both Jennifer and Stuart have experienced many holiday homes in the region. We have taken all the best features of those places we have stayed ourselves and incorporated them into, what we would consider, as not a gite, but a home from home.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Sainte-Mère-Église in Manche

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Three of the bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms with either a shower attachment over the bath or a separate shower cubicle. A separate wc and shower room is also available on the ground floor.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , en-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , en-suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , en-suite
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 sleeps 3 with a king size bed and a single bed, with an en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 with a double bed and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 3 with King size bed and en-suite bathroom and Bedroom 4 with a single bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Notes on accommodation: The house has electric heating. Clothes washing facilities can be made available on request at a small charge. Outside: A large private garden with out door furniture and stone barbeque. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bathroom towels and bed linen are provided in the price. Beach towels are not included. The property will be cleaned prior to your arrival. We politely request that the property is left as close as possible to the condition in which it was found.


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


A really fantastic set up. Beautiful garden, view and accommodation.

  • 5 of 5

An excellent t property for larger groups or family in a beautiful setting. The outdoor space is brilliant. Short drive to supermarket, baker's...a good location to visit other sights of interest.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Normandy visit 2016

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at Le Port at the start of July 2016 to watch the Tour de France that was passing through the area with a group of friends.It is very well equipped and feels more like a home than a holiday rental.Everything we could possibly was there.The location is very convenient for visiting the D-Day beaches and Mont-St,Michel.The House is not far from Ste-Mere-Eglise for convenient food shopping and a few early evening drinks,but we also loved the peace and quiet and spent most evenings around the bbq.I would definetley stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Refundable Damage Deposit £100

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