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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Lisieux, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
In the heart of the Pays d'Auge, famous for its rolling hills and verdant landscapes, within an hour of Deauville coast and the d-day beaches, near castles, picturesque hamlets, and a 12th century chapel,our property is set on 13 acres of apple orchards and farmland. Totally tranquil, the 18th converted stable is decorated with antiques and adjacent to a private swimming pool and private garden. The guest cottage has a large double bedroom with beamed ceiling and antique headboard, dresser and dressing table, two very small single bedrooms with proper beds, a large country kitchen opening on to a cozy sitting/dining room. (One of the small single bedrooms does not have its own window but has ventilation from the window in the hallway). Fans are provided for all rooms. Beamed ceilings, modern bath/shower room, satellite TV, WiFi, dis... Read more
Listing #HL96213
About the Owner
Lisa d
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Just what we needed for a week of rest and relaxation. Cottage and pool great and Lisa a very thoughtful host. I suspect we will be back!

Thank Mel C
Lisa D, VR Owner at Guest cottage on historic property, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks, Mel -it was lovely to have you here and glad you found the tranquility you all needed!

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic location, with excellent accommodation. Great swimming pool and lots for the children to do. Ideally situated for visiting a wide range of activities and sites, or for just relaxing in the peace and tranquillity of the gorgeous Normandy countryside. Lisa is a superb...More

Thank bertiecraig
Management response:Responded 29 August 2017

Lovely to have had you here and so pleased that you enjoyed what we and the region have to offer- look forward very much to seeing you next year!

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Amazing and relaxing stay with Lisa and Philippe going over and above in all that they did for us. Wonderful welcome greeted us and we were not disappointed at all whilst staying here. We will definitely be visiting again in the future and would definitely...More

Thank Compass666179
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A large completely furnished country kitchen with all amenities. Cosy sitting room with wood burning stove adjacent to open plan kitchen. On the ground floor, a substantial modern shower/bathroom with WC. There is a wood burning stove in the sitting room. Also, wifi is now available. Upstairs, a charming antique filled master bedroom and two small single bedrooms with standard one-person beds.. There is a WC in one of the single bedrooms upstairs.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $198 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: $99 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We do not accept credit cards, but can accept British/American/French cheques, pounds, euros, or dollars. We would like a 50% deposit prior to your arrival payable by cheque. If this is a last minute booking, please contact us for payment arrangements. Additionally, we require a 100 pound; damage/breakage deposit which will be returned to you within the week after your departure. There is mandatory cleaner fee of 50 euros; due prior to your departure. Thank you.
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About the neighbourhood
St. Julien le Faucon is an adorable, small hamlet with a creperie, tabac and newspaper shop, a general food store, a pharmacy. It is two minutes away from the superb listed Manoir de Coupesarte and Chateau Grandchamp.

Ten minutes away is St. Pierre sur Dives, which, on Monday mornings holds one of the oldest and most famous market in Normandy. St. Pierre has a superb abbey dating back to the 12th century, even astrological symbols are carved into the church floor! The first Sunday in every month is an antique lovers paradise in St. Pierre sur Dives, with the hall and surrounding area chock a block with old furniture, linens, paintings, silver, etc.

St. Pierre has excellent restaurants, banks, supermarkets, newspaper shop selling English language papers, tennis courts, etc. 10 minute...
Car advised
How to get there
By car, we are 45 minutes from the Brittany Ferries terminal in Caen, 50 minutes from the LD Lines Ferry terminal in Le Havre.

From Paris, the train from Gare St. Lazare takes an hour and a half to the Lisieux train station.

Cars can be rented in Lisieux, if necessary. The drive from the Lisieux train station to our property takes approximately 20 minutes.

If one chooses to fly into Deauville, we are 45 minutes from there by car.

If travelling by Eurostar from London, one must take a cab from the Gare de Nord to the Gare St. Lazare and travel to Lisieux.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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