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Chateau de Montvason, Indoor heated pool, DDay, nr Cherbourg, Breakfast Incl

Le Chateau de Montvason is set within 8 acres of parkland and has a heated indoor swimming pool.
1 of 41Le Chateau de Montvason is set within 8 acres of parkland and has a heated indoor swimming pool.
Chateau -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Valognes, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
The newly restored, Château de Montvason is opening its doors for its first full season, this summer. Perfectly positioned in the Manche for you to access the beautiful, local beaches and ports, as well as the historical D-Day sites. Sainte Mère Eglise is a mere 25 minutes drive and Utah beach is only 35 minutes by car. The nearest beach and Cherbourg ferry port are less than 10 miles away. The Chateau is 19thC and is opneing its doors for its first full season this summer has been renovated to reflect its rich past. The decor and furnishings span from the Arts & Crafts and Art Nouveau styles, to the Art Deco period. Be one of the first guests to enjoy one of the five beautiful bedrooms we have renovated. There are also three lovely salons to relax in: 'Le Salon des Nuages'; the Panel room; the Oriental room and a separat... Read more
Listing #HL9133396
About the Owner
Paul G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2017
Interaction with guests
We will be on hand in the morning to provide you with a breakast of croissants, juice, freshly-brewed coffee and a selection of teas and can advise you on your itinerary, if you would like any information on local attractions, sites and restaurants. As the Chateau has three salons, two floors and 8 1/2 acres of parkland, there is plenty of space to relax, undisturbed, or interact with us, or our other guests, should you wish. In the eveing, we will most likely be about. If you fancy an aperitif, we have an honesty bar, with lovely local tipples and we will happily prepare our speciality of hot-butterd rum for you, which is an excellent accompaniement to star-gazing on the Montvason steps.
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

We have just returned with our four teenage children from an amazing week at Chateau de Montvason. Our hosts, Paul and Emma, made us feel very welcome on arrival – they strongly encourage the use of the Chateau as a home from home, and their...More

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Paul G, VR Owner at Chateau de Montvason, Indoor heated pool, DDay, nr Cherbourg, Breakfast Incl, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you so much for a wonderful review. We were so happy to welcome your wonderful family and so pleased you enjoyed your stay. It will be such a pleasure to welcome you all again. Paul and Emma.

Reviewed 16 August 2018

We spent a wonderful week at the beautiful Chateau de Mont Vason. Our hosts Emma and Paul are the most hospitable, charming, easy going people you can imagine; fun to be with and very inspiring – especially if you happen to have an interest in...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

My stay in Chateau de Montvason was possibly the most magical holiday I’ve had. Paul and Emma are the warmest, nicest hosts and pay so much attention to detail. Their fabulous vintage style is in every corner and every aspect of the chateau and despite...More

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Management response:Responded 24 November 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure to host you, come and visit again soon.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
    1 King
    1 Queen
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  • Cleaning fee: £31 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £133 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Chateau is nestled in the midst of the bocage (pasture-land), therefore you are not overlooked and it is extremely peaceful, save for the birdsong and our family of owls and the usual sounds of the country. There are lots of lovely walks in the surrounding countryside. The nearest beach is only 15 minutes drive away. Sauxemesnil and Ruffosses are our local villages, with a boulangerie, cafe and restaurant and a small convenience store. Valognes is a little further away and is a lovely, old historic town, with a larger supermarket and plenty of resturants, banks and shops.
Getting around
As we are in the french countryside, the easiest way to get around is by car. Alternatively, you can bring a bicycle.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Caen - Carpiquet: 104.0 km
Railway: Cherbourg: 16.0 km
Ferry: Cherbourg: 16.0 km
From the UK:

By Ferry: Brittany Ferries operate a 3 hour fast ferry from Portsmouth to Cherboug, from May. (We can provide you with a discount code, which will give you 10% off the crossing cost). It is then just 15/20 mins drive from the port.

By plane: London Southend Airport to Caen - Carpiquet, from £65 return.

By Train: From Paris it is just a 3 hour journey from Paris St Lazare, with 9 trains a day. A return costs from as little as 45 Euros.

We are happy to collect guests from the Cherbourg ferry port, or train station, which is just 15-20 minutes away. Pick-ups from Caen can also be arranged, with a small contribution to petrol costs.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 14.0 km.
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