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What better way is there to learn about the Normandy campaign than to discuss it over coffee, croissants and ham at a Norman castle overlooking a moat? It is the best history class I have ever had.
Upon our arrival at 8:30 p.m., the owners,...More
After our daughter stayed here and came back gushing about what a great time she'd had, we took the opportunity of a planned visit to Normandy to stay at La Ducrie as our base for three nights. And we're very glad we did.
When people ask what experience on your trip to Paris was your favorite....it wasn't the Eifel Tower,nor Versailles, nor the Louvre.,,,hands down it was "that castle we stayed in." called La Ducrie . Actually, you don't really stay in it as much as you experience...More
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Response from la-ducrie, Owner at La DucrieResponded 17 October 2015
It really is time we started to respond more to the very kind people who write such wonderful reviews. Thank you, each and every one of you. Collectively I must say that people like you make our work easy. I often say to our guests...More
We were warmly welcomed by our hostess, Vivienne, when we arrived, and offered a beverage. She gave us a lovely tour of their home and told us some engaging tales along the way. We learned a female member of the French Resistance hid in the...More
We learned about La Ducrie from our neighbors, who raved about their experience in this 600-year old medieval castle and the extraordinary hospitality of their hosts, Joe and Vivienne Helling. After 3 days with Joe and Vivienne, we had decided that our neighbors had been...More
Response from la-ducrie | Property representative |
Yes, I will be happy to do a tour with your friends but it depends on when. It is probably better for you or your friends to contact me direct on bur ton j .helling @ gmail. com (leave out the spaces) and we can agree... More
Yes, I will be happy to do a tour with your friends but it depends on when. It is probably better for you or your friends to contact me direct on bur ton j .helling @ gmail. com (leave out the spaces) and we can agree dates if possible. Many thanks for thinking of me. Regards, Joe Helling.