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La Clartiere

View of cottage from south facing garden. No adjacent property within 50m
15 reviews
View of cottage from south facing garden. No adjacent property within 50m
Lounge sitting area with log burner
Kitchen with all facilities new 2010
View of nearby lake which is 10 minutes walk away
View of cottage from south facing garden
Date stone
Master double bedroom with ensuite
View over fields from 1st floor
View from the garden over the fields belonging to the cottage
View approaching down 50m private drive
Hall entrance and downstairs cloakroom
Upstairs landing
View of 18 hole golf course 1km away
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Vire-Normandie, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Superbly furnished and modernised, situated in the prettiest calvados region and near the spectacular Vire gorges. Lake Dathee features boating and fishing. Superb 18 hole golf course overlooking the lake (2km). Market town, Vire (8km), offers shopping, dining and all facilities inc. Internet cafe. Easy driving to Granville and sandy beaches, Le Mont st. Michel, Bayeux and the Normandy Landing Beaches.
Fully renovated full kitchen with dishwasher, full oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, more crockery & utensils than you need.
Satellite english freeview tv/dvd/video/cd stereo, log burner in lounge, central heating and double glazing, garden furniture and bbq. Not overlooked and set in 3 acres with ample parking. Near shop/bar (1km).
Two bedroom, sleep 4,( 1 double and 1 twin room) Both ensuite with bath and sh...
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About the Owner, Stephen P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 30 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL304565
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Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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Jackie S
Bourg-en-Bresse, France
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Lovely house It looked lovely on the photo, but it's even better when you see it. Beautiful cottage. We were very comfortable, it felt just like home. It was very well equipped, the only thing we did find difficult, was the drying of our washing. There didn't seem to be a washing line, only a clothes horse. But that was...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind comments. There was a washing line but the Apple tree it was fixed to collapsed!! in May. Glad you enjoyed your stay we have equipped it as if it was our home rather than just a rental property.


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Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

A beautiful, secluded cottage, well equipped. A good centre for sightseeing in the Calvados, Orne and Eure areas of France. In easy reach of a small town, Vire, which has a number of restaurants and good supermarkets

Management response:

We bought the cottage after staying in it for exactly the reasons you list. Glad you agree with us and hope to see you again Stephen & Eileen


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David B
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

The Visitors Book in the lovely Cottage covers 15 years and every page is complimentary. Says it all ! It is home from home and quietly secluded but not too far out of the way. Great base for visiting this picturesque part of France and only one hours drive to the West coast if you want a day on the...

Management response:

The visitor book is now full and we have a new one. Only one bad review in 15 years - you cannot please everyone!!! Thank you for your kind comments Stephen & Eileen


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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9 Dec 2017 -
5 Jan 2018
Christmas 2017
4 nights
6 Jan 2018 -
16 Mar 2018
winter 2018
4 nights
17 Mar 2018 -
18 May 2018
Spring 2018
4 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
  • Utilities charged at cost up to 18th may: £0 / stay - Fee
  • Utilities included 25th may to 14th sept: £0 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
With varied scenery and a choice of fine cuisine, a visit to Vire has plenty to offer. Vire is a historic town with a population of around 14,000. The town's strategic position in the centre of Basse-Normandy has been responsible for both its rise and fall throughout its history.
On our first visit to the area we were struck by the quiet, unhurried and calm atmosphere and were overwhelmed by the friendly welcome we got from the French. This area was badly affected in World War 2 and there is still a deep affection for the Allied forces for the liberation and the sacrifices they made. If you want to leave behind the stresses of modern day living for a quiet and peaceful location then this is the place for you. Vire and its surrounding villages offer all facilities with every s...
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Vire: 8.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 50.0 km
How to get there:
Ferries are the most popular way of getting there. There is a choice of Le havre, Ouistreham (Caen), Cherbourg or St-Malo, all of which have regular crossings from the UK and leave about 1 hour drive. Crossings to Boulogne or Calais by ferry or channel tunnel would leave a 4-5 hour drive on quiet motorways or scenic drives through quiet countryside.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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