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La Herpiniere -Tranquillity found!

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Sympathetically restored 2 bedroom 18th century farmhouse with retained period features yet installed with modern facilities for all family requirements. Set in over 5 acres of stunning gardens including a large pond, incorporating landscaped and natural features, with exquisite south-facing views over the countryside. Ideal base for exploring Normandy including the coast. 5 minutes drive to the nearest town of Sourdeval, and 10 minutes to historic Mortain. Various activities and things to do nearby including golf, fishing, riding, cycling and walking. Local sight seeing places include Mont Saint Michel, Granville, Bayeux and Normandy beaches. Comfortably sleeps 4 people, with one double and one twin bedroom. Spacious shower room / wc and fully fitted kitchen / dining room. Patio area ...Sympathetically restored 2 bedroom 18th century farmhouse with retained period features yet installed with modern facilities for all family requirements. Set in over 5 acres of stunning gardens including a large pond, incorporating landscaped and natural features, with exquisite south-facing views over the countryside. Ideal base for exploring Normandy including the coast. 5 minutes drive to the nearest town of Sourdeval, and 10 minutes to historic Mortain. Various activities and things to do nearby including golf, fishing, riding, cycling and walking. Local sight seeing places include Mont Saint Michel, Granville, Bayeux and Normandy beaches. Comfortably sleeps 4 people, with one double and one twin bedroom. Spacious shower room / wc and fully fitted kitchen / dining room. Patio area with barbecue, table, chairs, parasol and sun-loungers. Free wifi and English TV. All utilities, bed linen and towels included. Restaurants within 5 mins drive and local artisan pizza takeaway offering free delivery service. Open all year. No smoking inside the property. Weekly and short breaks offered. Dogs welcome! Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 81474804200011More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Deborah H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed 9 November 2019

I first stayed at La Herpiniere in 2017, on the recommendation of my fellow biker and very good mate Terry, who had stayed previously with his wife. This was my first visit to Normandy and he assured me I wouldn’t be disappointed. He was right;...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank seanfitz2017
Reviewed 1 November 2019

This is my third stay and I've booked again for next year. The hosts Debbie and Robin are fantastic. The property and grounds are stunning and a credit to the owners. I've been blessed with fantastic weather every time I've stayed but I must say...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank oldagebikers2016
Nomad634278, VR Owner at La Herpiniere -Tranquillity found!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2019

Thank you for your kind comments. Ha ha! Just love the Lancashire - Yorkshire banter!! Looking forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 31 October 2019

We have been to stay at Rob and Debbies Beautiful Gite 3 times now and are already planning our next trip. It a beautiful peaceful location, it’s a little bit of paradise. Always made to feel very welcome. Highly recommended!

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Marina B
Nomad634278, VR Owner at La Herpiniere -Tranquillity found!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2019

Thank you for your kind comments and we look forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ideal place to appreciate the Normandy countryside. The Gite is clean and well designed for a delightful break.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank John Mark K
Nomad634278, VR Owner at La Herpiniere -Tranquillity found!, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thank you and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 April 2018

La Harpiniere ticked all the proverbial boxes for us - lovely bucolic setting, well equipped gite and not too far from the ferry port ( 1 hr 20 ish) . The expansive grounds were a real bonus for us - our little one loved the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Nos6
Management response:Responded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. It was lovely to meet you and we hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had an amazing stay the place is so beautiful and peaceful Robin and deborah were really great and welcoming it was our third time and it just gets better! We hope to do it again next year.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Experience71736
Nomad634278, VR Owner at La Herpiniere -Tranquillity found!, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you. It was great to meet you and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We stayed here in July 2017. The gite was clean comfortable and very well equipped. Robin and Debbie are superb hosts who make you most welcome, they are helpful with any questions you may have about the area or local facilities that you may need....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jon C
Management response:Responded 10 August 2017

Thank you. It was a pleasure to meet you all.

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We thought the location was very good with lots of places to drive to only about one hour away, La Herpiniere was very comfortable and well looked after, The grounds were very well maintained and nice to walk around. Our dog Ali wanted to stop...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank TONY W
Management response:Responded 2 August 2017

Thank you. It was great to meet you both (and Ali of course!). We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Not long returned from this lovely Cottage/Gite, Owners Debbie and Robin are very welcoming, along with their dogs Luna and Zippy, The grounds to the Cottage are stunning, as you enter it is surrounded by lots of trees of different varieties, The cottage itself has...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank vdub64
Management response:Responded 15 July 2017

Thank you. It was lovely to meet you all and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My old mate and myself spent a week at La Herpiniere, using it as a base to visit historic sites associated with the Normandy landings. The cottage is very picturesque spotlessly clean, very comfortable, well appointed with all mod cons(dishwasher, washing machine etc) and set...More

Date of stay: June 2017
2  Thank seanfitz2017
Management response:Responded 2 July 2017

Lovely to meet you and it was a pleasure!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Highchair
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby
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