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Maison Geolie

Maison Geolie
4 reviews
Maison Geolie
The gite...ideal for couples or small families
The garden...more like a park!
The bedroom
The kitchen/ dining Area
Enchanting entrance
Breakfast al fresco!
The view of the garden, seen from the gite patio
Local horse-riding (organised by Lisa & Richard)
Monet's Gardens- 1hr 30mins drive
D-Day Landing beaches
Cerza Zoo- 30 minutes drive
Adventure Climb- 40 mins drive....
Festyland-  a great day out for the kids
There's room to breathe in the country!!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Orbec, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Originally a pressoir for a local cider maker, the house itself dates back to the 1800's and is typical of the local Normandy 'Colombage' style, meaning timber-frame.<BR><BR>The Gîte, which is bright and sunny, adjoins the house and has it's own separate entrance & private patio overlooking the beautiful garden. Children can play freely and safely in an acre of parkland with swings, slide and wendy-house. <BR><BR>The ground floor has a well equipped kitchen and open diner/ lounge with a double bed settee. The shower room and separate toilet are also on the ground floor. UK freeview TV is installed.<BR><BR>The spacious bedroom upstairs has a double bed and a single bed. There is a lovely view across the garden and open farmland beyond. <BR><BR>Being on a 'plateau'... Read more
About the Owner, Richard D
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL22382
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We enjoyed our long weekend in this lovely gite with peace and quiet to enjoy the scenery. The owners were very helpful and we enjoyed exploring the surrounding area.

Oslo, Norway
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

This is a lovely place to stay with the kids. Comfortable and with everything you need, a huge fun garden for the kids to rampage, and friendly hosts. Lots of country lane ways to explore and close enough to sights or just to relax in the peace and quiet.

Buck Lake, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed 29 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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Maison geolie is a wonderful rural spot for a leisurely holiday. Do you like to drive down verdant country lanes? Do you enjoy exploring small rural villages full of history to discover? Maison Geolie is perfect as a central location to explore both the Calvados region and Orne. Richard and Lisa are the perfect hosts: friendly, close by if needed...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Lounge (with double sofa bed)<BR>Dining Area<BR>Kitchen<BR>Master Bedroom (Double Bed and single bed with additional pull-out mattress)<BR>Shower Room<BR>WC
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
8 Jul 2017 -
8 Sep 2017
3 nights
Additional Rate and Availability Information
***********Week-end and/ or multi-night bookings may be possible, please ask.*********
A non-refundable deposit will be required to secure your booking. The owners prefer to accept payment for the gite rental in the local currency of euros. However for guests arriving from the UK , it may be possible to pay in pounds sterling- please ask for details.The balance should be paid no later than 2 weeks prior to arrival. For Guests of the Gite, a returnable damage deposit of 100 Euros is payable on arrival (at owners discretion). We are a no smoking establishment.
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About the neighbourhood
Cerza Zoo National Wildlife Park, Lisieux –18kms<BR>La Nautile, indoor pool and water theme centre, Lisieux- 18kms<BR>Camembert Museum and cheese tasting tour- 14kms<BR>The Cider Route- 20kms<BR>Deauville Beach & Honfleur- 40kms<BR>D-Day Beaches & Museums- 50kms<BR>Bayeux Tapestry- 55 kms<BR>Monet’s Water Garden at Giverny- 60kms<BR>Le Mont St Michel- 120kms<BR>Pont l'Eveque lake and inland beach, pedaloes etc.- 50kms<BR><BR>Richard and Lisa have many years of experience in tourism and hospitality and will be on hand throughout your stay to assist and share their knowledge of the local area.<BR><BR>They will be very happy to organise various activities for you from golf to horse riding, or simply poin... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Caen: 50.0 km
Railway: Bernay: 20.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 50.0 km
One of the pleasures of coming to Normandy is the effortless driving and beautiful scenery.<BR>Arriving by car, times quoted are from port to Maison Geolie Gite:<BR><BR>Seafrance/ Tunnel to Calais 1 hour <BR>LD Lines to Le Havre 1.5 hours<BR>Transmanche to Dieppe 2 hours<BR>LD Lines to Boulogne 2.5 hours<BR><BR>Brittany ferries to Caen/Ouistreham 5 hours<BR>Flights: into Paris CDG 2.5 hours<BR> Ryanair into Tours 2 hours
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 45.0 km.
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