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LA MAISMENT: clean, comfortable home from home, perfect for visiting Normandy

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Clean, comfortable gîte, perfect for visiting Normandy or just relaxing outside with a glass of wine
1 of 22Clean, comfortable gîte, perfect for visiting Normandy or just relaxing outside with a glass of wine
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Brionne, Eure, Haute-Normandie, Normandy
La Maisment is a recently-built holiday home with all home-to-home comforts, set in a secure enclosed garden. Perfect for a relaxing holiday in the heart of Normandy. The surrounding area provides plenty to do for all ages : Just a 5-minute drive to a pretty market town with a beautiful lake and sandy beach; play area for children; swimming area; water sports; miniature golf + amenities. You'll also find a choice of restaurants, street cafés, supermarkets, post office, bakers, butchers, newsagents, doctors, dentist, chemists, banks, 24-hr petrol stations and twice-weekly market etc. Several chateaux within a 20-minute drive, long sandy beaches on the coast and many charming typical Norman villages where you can play 'boules' with the locals, practice your French or just enjoy a glass of wine on a terrace café.
Listing #HL152053
About the Owner
Maddie L
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2008
Interaction with guests
Our two main priorities : COMFORT and CLEANLINESS We live just up the road and are available if you have any questions/problems during your stay, and you may see us in the garden when we call to water the tomatoes in the greenhouse or feed the hens. However we respect your intimacy at all times.
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our few days here in this quiet, rural part of Normandy. The accommodation is very clean, very suitable for children, particularly little ones and the chickens were a great bonus! A large garden to relax in with good garden furniture, barbecue, etc....More

Thank 972gigi
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Really nice little gietes lovely owners, off the beaten track but a short drive to all the facilities thanks a lot for the enjoyable holiday, just me and my wife!

Thank jonathan M
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Lovely clean cottage in a very peaceful spot about 2 miles from Brionne.Maddie was very attentive but not intrusive, good facilities but no wi-fi......which suited us perfectly. A wonderful place to eat cheese, drink local cidre and lose yourself in a book, just what we...More

Thank TonyCollins
maddielg27, VR Owner at LA MAISMENT: clean, comfortable home from home, perfect for visiting Normandy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

It was very nice meeting you both, and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
- We have tried to equip La Maisment with everything one would like to find in a holiday home : dishwasher, cooker with ceramic hob, fridge-freezer, washing machine, TV + DVD player (with DVDs for all ages), kettle, toaster, coffee machine, iron + hair dryer. - Fully-tiled bathroom with double washbasin, large walk-in shower and towel drier.
- Ensuite ground floor bedroom with kingsize bed + cot.

- Two bedrooms upstairs on the mezzanine. One large twin bedroom (2 singles) + a smaller double room. House + bed linen provided (sheets, quilt covers + pillowcases, table cloth, dish cloths + kitchen towels). The beds are made up for your arrrival.

- Please note : In all there is 1 kingsize bed, 1 double bed and 2 singles, dining seating for five, but lounge seating for four. So La Maisment...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
For the comfort of all our guests smoking is strictly forbidden inside the gîte. However we provide an ashtray for use on the patio. I'm afraid we cannot accept pets, again for...
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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Default 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
3 nights
3 Nov 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
4 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
6 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £150 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
La Maisment can comfortably accommodate up to 4 guests.
Second holiday home available sleeps 6.
Welcome Pack provided including your first breakfast :tea, coffee, milk, sugar, fruit juice, bread, butter and eggs from our hens (when they oblige...) AND our 'BASIC STARTER Pack' including : toilet paper, salt, pepper, kitchen towels, soap, washing-up liquid, dish-washer + washing machine tablets, charcoal for the barbecue etc. House and bed linen provided including sheets, quilt covers, pillowcases, tablecloth, tea towels, shower mat.
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About the neighbourhood
Within walking distance of La Maisment : Water mill and 15th century Tithe Barn in the village and Castle + Gardens in the next village.

Brionne (2 miles. Population 5000) : has a twice-weekly colourful market (Sundays + Thursdays). Here you can choose some fresh fish + seafood or buy a chicken roasted on the spit with a French stick still warm from the oven. There's a leisure and sports area idyllically set by a lake where you can swim, fish, play tennis, crazy golf, hire a peddle boat or a canoe, cook your own food in the barbecue area or just relax under the trees. Several restaurants, supermarkets, banks, chemists, and terrace cafés. The local tourist office is open daily (even on Sundays and Bank Holidays) and they have plenty of information about local events.

Bernay (8 mi...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Paris or Beauvais: 150.0 km
Railway: Brionne or Bernay (13km): 3.0 km
Ferry: Le Havre (1hr) , Dieppe (1hr30) or Calais (2hr30): 70.0 km
The cheapest and quickest way is via the Dover-Calais Ferry: It's almost all motorway - just a 2½ hours drive after a 75-minute crossing.

The nearest is via the Portsmouth-Le Havre or Caen Ferry: Just a 1 hour drive (but a longer, more expensive ferry crossing - approx. 6h).

Or Newhaven-Dieppe: A 1½ hour drive with a 4h crossing.

Flights into Paris or Beauvais (Ryan air) + a 1½ hour drive. Or Deauville (City Jet) + a 1 hour drive.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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