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La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands.

34 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This quiet rural setting with excellent road and rail connections is ideal for a relaxing break with the option to explore further afield. Locally the medieval towns of Orbec , Broglie & Bernay offer the visitor the opportunity to sample local Normandy architecture and rural scenery. There is a choice of restaurants, some offer regional menus at reasonable prices while others offer broader gourmet menus. Alternatively, local produce is available at markets and you can prepare your own meal at your rural retreat. Outdoor pursuits include a local cycling circuit , golf, fishing and horse riding. Bernay is the nearest rail station with a direct link to Paris in 1 hour 20 minutes. Book in advance for reduced fares (contact Sally for details) Within 1 hours drive: * Honfleur a medieval port,...This quiet rural setting with excellent road and rail connections is ideal for a relaxing break with the option to explore further afield. Locally the medieval towns of Orbec , Broglie & Bernay offer the visitor the opportunity to sample local Normandy architecture and rural scenery. There is a choice of restaurants, some offer regional menus at reasonable prices while others offer broader gourmet menus. Alternatively, local produce is available at markets and you can prepare your own meal at your rural retreat. Outdoor pursuits include a local cycling circuit , golf, fishing and horse riding. Bernay is the nearest rail station with a direct link to Paris in 1 hour 20 minutes. Book in advance for reduced fares (contact Sally for details) Within 1 hours drive: * Honfleur a medieval port, known for its art galleries, fish restaurants, port cafes & museums. * Lisieux and its basilica. * Pegasus Bridge an ideal starting point to visit the many museums, historic sites and war cemeteries associated with the D Day landings. From here it is possible to follow a coastal route to visit the other landing sites. * Monet,s Garden, famous for its lily pond that inspired much of the impressionist's work. * Rouen the cathedral town historically linked to Joan of Arc. *Caen and its historical sites. Within 2 Hours drive: * Bayeaux a medieval town where the tapestry is displayed. * Le Mans where you can visit the motor racing circuit and museum. * Falaise castle birthplace of William the Conqueror. The proprietor of the gite who lives next door is a tutor in machine embroidery & gives short courses, contact her for further information. More
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About the Owner
Sally G
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We have just returned from an enjoyable 10 days stay at La Pilette. The gite is well equipped and had everything we could possibly need for us and a 9 month old baby. The surrounding area is very rural and peaceful. The garden and outside...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Sam J
sallyg996, VR Owner at La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands., responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks Sam for this very positive review. By keeping in contact with Sam prior to arrival we did our best to provide his family’s holiday needs. This obviously included 9 month old Ivy’s needs . So pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thanks again, Sally and...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We spent a wonderful week at La Pilette at the end of July. Sally and Neil are exceptionally kind and thoughtful hosts and the gite is delightful - cosy and very well equipped. It's in a marvellous location to enjoy rural peace and quiet (and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank BHCD
sallyg996, VR Owner at La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands., responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thankyou Bridget and Simon for this very positive review. We always try to taylor our service according to individual need, so it was a pleasure to offer a little extra when we realised early on that their cross channel journey was going to be disrupted...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We really enjoyed our fortnight’s stay in La Pilette. The hosts, who live nearby, were very welcoming and friendly. The gîte is clean and comfortable and if you have a car, the location is ideal for visiting the nearby historic towns of Lisieux and Rouen,...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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sallyg996, VR Owner at La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands., responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thanks Elizabeth and Graham for the review, and for providing us with additional information on local places of worship that maybe of interest to future clients. Sally and Neil Goodwin

Reviewed 28 July 2018

This property was everything we were looking for; a really peaceful spot in a beautiful location, surrounded by fields of wheat and corn, set in a lovely garden. The gite was very comfortable and well-equipped with everything we needed during our stay, and the WIFI...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Themedz
sallyg996, VR Owner at La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands., responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thankyou Colin and Carole for this review. We wish you well on your future travels together around Europe and beyond. Sally and Neil

Reviewed 27 July 2018

First time staying in a Gite, and on arrival this place took our breath away. The Gite is set in large gardens which were separated by trees and flowers from the owners home. Neil and Sally made us very welcomed on arrival, they are such...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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sallyg996, VR Owner at La Pilette. 5 Chemin de la Dame Blanche, La Pilette, 27270,Capelles Les Grands., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thanks for this very positive review. Jayden showed a lot of interest in the garden as well as the chickens , he even helped me divide the irises. Great that you enjoyed the stay. Sally and Neil Goodwin

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Deck
Additional amenities & feature info
Shower and WC are situated on the ground floor.A baby bath and stair gates available.Window locks are fitted in the bedrooms.
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About the neighbourhood
Cheese museums. The Cider Route . Throughout the summer many villages and towns have their own fetes, celebrating all their local produce. The paye d'auge is famous for cider, calvados and cheese production. Local cheeses include Liverot, Camembert, and Pont Eveque. 9 hole golf course in Bernay, 18 hole courses at Le Neubourg, Pont Eveque, Deauville,Evreux.
Getting around
You will need your vehicle to access many of the tourist spots in the area. Bernie is the nearest train station. Booking on line is the cheapest way to purchase tickets. Paris Gare St Lazare is 1 hour 20 minutes from Bernay.
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