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La Belle Etoile

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11 reviews
One of many outside photos
an overhead view of the whole farm
Kitchen mantelpiece
relaxing in front of wood burner
Wisteria in full bloom along the front of the farmhouse
Sunset from garden
Spring has sprung and the orchard is a wash with blossom
half hour harvest
Comfy living room
Comfy living room from other side
Single bedroom
Shower room
shower room different angle
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Overview
Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8
Brecey, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
This Charming 100 year old stone built farmhouse is set in 5 acres of secluded private grounds away from the main road and is accessed by a private lane. The grounds include an apple and pear orchard and several outbuildings, there is also a large private enclosed south facing front garden with fruit and walnut trees and with decked patio area for dining in the sunshine and on those lovely summer evenings where you can enjoy beautiful sunsets. This traditional rustic house offers comfortable accommodation while embracing its original authentic features. Accommodation includes 2 generous double bedrooms with lovely views, Master bedroom very spacious with fold down single bed and an inflatable double in stored in wardrobe, 2 single rooms, and a shower room/WC. Towels and bedding provided The ground floor includes a large lounge with tradi... Read more
About the Owner, Andrew M
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We look forward to welcoming you at our farmhouse and showing you round.
You will find a pile of broshures of thing to do and visit during your stay on the hall table. If you require any further local info or assistance well usually be near by and we'll be glad to help.
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C D S
Godalming, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Enjoyed a very relaxing stay at this lovely rustic farmhouse. The grounds are secluded but have far-reaching views and it is an easy walk into nearby Brécey. The accommodation is spacious and comfortable. Andrew was very welcoming and gave us helpful tips on the local area where there is plenty to see and do.

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Management response:

Thank you for your excellent review, I hope to have the pleasure of another stay in the future. A pleasure to host. Please come again. best regards Andrew

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rodneyGod...
godalming
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We have just returned from a really relaxing three days in this beautiful cottage. It was so lovely to be in the country yet only a short walk from Brecet where we could get supplies and sustenance. We discovered lots of lovely towns nearby and a highlight was a trip to Granville on market day followed by a walk on...

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Management response:

Great to meet you all. Thanks for the great review. Welcome any time. best regards Andrew

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Tony K
Earby, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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Just sat on the ferry before leaving for home after a fabulous 3 night stay in the farmhouse at the end of our holiday. Difficult to add anything more to what has already been said but suffice to say we had a brilliant time. Met by Andrew who was so helpful and informative of the house, grounds and local attractions...

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Management response:

Hi Tony Debbs and family, thank you will much for the excellent reviews and for putting it on here too. Looking forward to welcoming you here again soon! Best regards Andrew

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Small dogs only.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
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£70
£75
£400
£1,600
31 May 2017 -
16 Sep 2017
Summer 17
3 nights
£98
£99
£650
£2,100
17 Sep 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Autumn 17
2 nights
£78
£81
£496
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18 Dec 2017
Late Autumn
3 nights
£70
£76
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About the neighbourhood
<BR>Lower Normandy is a region of France, created in 1956, which includes three departments: Calvados , the Orne and Manche . It corresponds to the western part of the former province of Normandy and part of Perche.<BR><BR>Worth mentioning that this area is home to some of the best roads for motorcycling and cycling in all of France and the famed D999 right on the doorstep<BR><BR>Weekend of the 6 to the 9th is the annual open air music festival Papion de Nuit, people flock to the area from all over Europe for this popular festival. The festival takes place in the village of St Laurent de Cuve about 3km from Brecey.
Getting around
Nearest train station is in Villedieu, from here you can train pretty much anywhere.
No public transport in Brecey. Own vehicle essencial.
Motorcycles can be securely parked in large barn. space to accommodate 8 bikes if necessary. Some great rides for motorcycles off roaders or cycling.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Rennes, Dinard, Cean: 90.0 km
Railway: closest Villedieu.: 18.0 km
Ferry: Caen, Cherbourge and St Malo approx1 hour away and: 90.0 km
If travelling from ferry ports further North, Dieppe, Calais or Dunkirk, please consider and factor in the motorway tolls as part of your journey these will cost you about 25 Euro to get to Caen. the majority you will come across on the auto route between LeHarvre and Caen. After Caen you will largely be toll free. You could of course take the scenic route avoiding motorway tolls and enjoy some of Normandy's most beautiful towns, villages and countryside...Fe-camp, Honflur Pont Levec and the coastal route between Honflur and Caen is particularly pleasant. A visit to the historic city of Caen is also worth a visit this was the the thrown of king William the conqueror.<BR>Brecey is accessable by bicycle via Villedieu, bycycles are aloud on trains and the train from Caen stops here... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km.
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