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Sleeps up to 4, Cottage in Beautiful French Countryside, Dogs Welcome



Updated: 23-Nov-2016
Cottage in La Baroche-sous-Luce, Orne, Normandy, France - Short walk to village shop Bar and post office local places of interest BBQ TV DVD SKY BOX INTERNET

Set in a really beautiful setting in the country, The Cottage sleeps 4 with a new modern sofa bed in the living room, large bedroom with exposed beams. Large living room with LOG BURNER,TV, DVD, INTERNET and ENGLISH FREEVIEW SKY BOX. Open plan kitchen with dining table that seats 4. Bathroom with bath and shower mixer tap. Parking directly to the front of the cottage and BBQ and private garden & decking area to the rear. Also 5000sqm of shared grass garden. The property is in a beautiful and peaceful area with local places of interest.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pets considered
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hi i'm Lorraine a Mum and an Artist, my husband is very much into cars and is found in his barn working on a car most days!. I totally love France its so relaxing we live in the country so as well as peaceful its beautiful. We have chickens which we didnt have in the UK and its so lovely to have fresh eggs and surprising how many we eat.

Speaks English

4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


Best holiday ever!

  • 5 of 5

The property sits on farmland surrounded by amazing historic barns. There is greenery all around you and beautiful views. You couldn't ask for a place that is more peaceful and relaxing and at the same time perfect for kids. My two children (3 & 13) felt immediately at home. In fact my 13 year old who has Aspergers was calm and responsive the entire time at the gite. (Change is extremely stressful for him and often results in meltdown or shutdown). Lorraine is a fantastic host and can help make this the perfect holiday whatever your requirements are. Whether you want to be left alone in peace, go out exploring, or spend time with Lorraine and her adorable son. Lorraine is also a talented Christian artist so if you'd like either spiritual or creative inspiration this is definitely the place to come. The gite is comfortable and tastefully decorated with everything you could require and can be supplied if not, Lorraine is extremely accomadating. We will definitely be coming back and can highly recommend this gite for your next holiday. The time will fly by and you'll wish you had booked an extra week.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A great experience in Normandy-France

  • 5 of 5

It was a great experience .The house was very nice decorated ,clean and well furnished .The kitchen was very good .The place was very quiet .The owner was all the time ready to help us in everything we needed.The village was not far from all points of interest.I'll strongly recomande it.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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What a peaceful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely little gite, with lots of character, in a very peaceful location. Little or no light pollution. Lots to see and do locally or further afield. In particular we found the booklets of walks very useful. Very friendly and helpful owners. Very clean.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stone Cottage in French countryside

  • 5 of 5

Lorraine and Ben were great to rent from in this stone cottage next to their house. The cottage was outside a small town and close to food markets and tourist areas.

The owners met us and responded to our every request quickly.

We were looking for a restful place after the excitement of Paris and this did the job.

Thank you Lorraine and Ben for such a nice stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Brought this house as it is set back in the countryside, its so peaceful and beautiful and so much of interest to take in.

Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

We are on the cider and poire trail for people who are interested in Cider and poire, Every 2 years the is a porie festival and also a fair held in the Domfront Castle demonstrating crafts etc next festival and fair 2015. There is loads of interest and things to do as well as many brocants in the area, there is a Calvados center where you can taste it..... we have a book on the all the things going on in the area so im sure you will find something. This area is beautiful and all the people who have stayed loved the area and cottage. Art exhibitions, river walks, cycling and markets. There is a local post office shop and bar in walking distance to the cottage.


Short walk to the Local Shop in the Village which also has a post office and Bar.

its a 10 min Drive to Domfront which has 2 supermarkets and many shops places to eat, lots of butchers and bakers selling really lovely produce.

Further Details:

We have lots of tourist information fliers in the cottage. Golf, Castle, Calvados Centre, Cider & Porie, Beautiful River walks, Local shop & post office & Bar just a walk away. To name but a few!!!

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 2
20 Feb 2016 - 1 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Deposit depends on how far in advance you book no need to worry on short notice booking just cash on arrival,

Changeover Day:
Change over can be flexible depending on when the cottage is booked, if people are changing over the same day check in is 3pm and checkout is 11am.

Notes on prices:
Dogs are an extra £50, If your staying during the winter we ask for £5 per basket of logs

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 23-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

Although we are in the country we are only a short walk from a shop, post office and Bar. We are also a 10 min drive from the Town of Domfront where there are 2 supermarkets and plenty to see and do. We have the best of both worlds here.

Property Type

  • cottage


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom upstairs next to the bedroom, full size bath with shower mixer tap, wc & basin. Window over looking the country side perfect view while soaking in the bath.


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps up to 4 bedroom with double bed & sofa bed. Notes on bedrooms: Lovely Bedroom with exposed beams, double bed with side tables and lights. Plenty of room for a travel cot.


  • Notes on accommodation: Just a few extras in the cottage, Iron and Ironing Board, BBQ, Mamas & Papas High Chair and a electric fan in the bedroom. Large Log Burner in the Living room. Outside: Private Garden/ Decking Area with lovely Metal Mosaic Table and 4 Chairs with cream cushions. Little white gate at the end of the garden which opens up to 5000sqm of grass with many out buildings and really great views not over looked . Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included, the cottage is cleaned after guests have left, we ask that the cottage is left in a tidy condition.

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