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La Detourbe - Gite 1

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
La Ferte Mace, Orne, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
La Detourbe is a converted Normandy longere, or longhouse. It is situated in 2 acres of garden at the edge of the Normandy Maine Regional Park. .

The unspoilt area is rural and very picturesque, with several towns within easy reach, notably Bagnoles-de-Orne which is a beautiful spa town just a 10 minute drive away. You also have the landing beaches appproximately 1 hour away, the very popular Le Mont St. Michel just a little futher away and the famous Bayeaux Tapestry at Bayeaux around 45 minutes drive.

The rental property is a barn conversion, with the owners living next door in the original farm house. In the conversion there are two fully self-contained, centrally heated gites, ideal for all age groups and families, suitable for use throughout the year. Gite 1 shown here has one en-suite bedroom and the large gite ( Gite 2 - see othe...
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Listing #HL1129649
About the Owner
John G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:29%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 19 June 2014

The perfect place for a quiet retreat. The Gibson's made us feel very welcome and were so helpful when we got lost. About an hour from Caen and 1.5 from Mont St Michele or Bayeux. Great location to have some time out but also fit...More

Thank Jo W
Management response:Responded 2 July 2014

The internet has to be hard -wired into the gite because of the thick stone walls in-between, but wifi can be obtained if necessary at owner's accomodation.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 8,464 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Lower Normandy is famous for the production of cider, Calvados and cheeses. The most famous cheese is Camembert, renowned worldwide.

The area is a mixture of rural countryside, small and large towns, with Caen being the regional capital, and beautiful coastline, where the World War 2 landing beaches are visited by people from around the world.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Rennes: 150.0 km
Ferry: Ouistreham: 100.0 km
It is possible to use any of the ports to get to La Detourbe, with the driving times obviously variable. Please contact the owner for advice once you have chosen your port of entry.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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