A Holiday gite to let near Isigny-sur-Mer - NC001897_B

Neuilly-la-Foret (6km from Isigny-sur-Mer), Calvados, Normandy Reference: NC001897_B Advertiser since: 30 March 2005

This location has multiple holiday properties

Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Papillons Self Catering Saturday 3 6 1

About this property

Papillons is a South Facing Gite nr The Market Town of Isigny-sur-Mer. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Set in a quiet village near the riverside market town of Isigny-sur-Mer (famous for its dairy products) in this area of Calvados. Close to the Normandy landing beaches, Papillons is one of 2 converted south facing gites with sunterrace (bbq/furniture). There is a garden area with a shared above ground pool (5.4m). Games room with darts, table tennis, pool, air hockey. Local activities include fishing, watersports, walking and cycling.

Papillons has 3 bedrooms, (1 double, 2 twins). Open plan living area with kitchen including washing machine, toaster, microwave etc. Bathroom with bath and overhead shower. Electric/gas heating. English owners on-site.

Changeover day Saturday in high season. Other dates negotiable.

Sorry, no pets.

Day tickets available to owners carp lake (20 minute drive) if not exclusively booked.



Kitchen and dining

Papillon has a well equipped kitchen providing a washing machine, microwave, full cooker, halogen hob, double sink and a good range of fitted cupboards.

Living rooms

The gite consists of a large open living area comfortably furnished with double settees.


The staircase leading to the first floor landing has 2 twin rooms and one double room. All of the rooms are carpeted.


The bathroom is found on the 1st floor and has a large family sized bath.


There is a portable gas heater available to use and secondary electric radiators throughout the property.


Tv, dvd, video and cd player. Information pack on arrival, board games,
Shared facilities:
Gamesroom with full size table tennis, air hockey, full size pool table and dart board.

Garden and outside

Outside there is a trampoline, 5.4 m above ground pool, a children's play area and a 5 seated spa (adults only from April-October), garden games and picnic table.

The gite has its own bbq on the terrace.

Parking and garages

Ample parking in the courtyard.

Visitor suitability

Not suitable for wheelchairs/mobility scooters.

Information about any additional facilities

Information pack on arrival with tourist leaflets. The English owners are on-site to help with anything you require.

Day tickets available to owners carp lake (20 minute drive) if not exclusively booked.


  • Internet

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool



Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Elle (Bream, roach, rudd, pike, perch) Owners lake (Carp to 25lb, Tench, eels, roach, rudd)
Name of nearest fishing location: River Elle (200m) and owners Carp Lake at Carentan
Distance: 15 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf Centre Manche, le Haut Boscq, 50190 St Martin d'Aubigny
Distance: 25 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Les Louveaux, 14330 Le Mollay Littry
Distance: 30 km



About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Chris Hodgon

As a family we moved to France in 2003 built our gites and have never looked back

Owner's website cjfrenchretreat.co.uk
Year property purchased 2003
Why this location? Central access to best of Normandy, D day beaches and historical sites. set in the countryside but short distances to major towns and beaches
Unique benefits of property We are in the national park area so excellent walking and cycle routes, near all the famous Normandy tourist sites, beaches nearby, and easy access to motorways for touring

The Owner Recommends

Places of Interest

Bayeux historic tapestry and cathedral. Battle of Britain museum. All D-day landing beaches, war cemeteries and museums arromanches. mulberry harbour, war museums and 360° cinema. St Mere Eglise, American Airborne museum. The church where the American paratrooper, John Steele, was left hanging from its spire before being taken prisoner, portrayed in the film ‘The Longest Day’. Carentan - dead man's corner museum. Chateau De Balleroy Souleuvre Viaduct AJ Hackett, Mont St Michel one of the most famous landmarks in Normandy. Caen important city, notably the castle and abbey of William the Conqueror. Honfleur extremely picturesque with cobbled streets. Cherbourg cité de la mer aquarium and museum. A good choice of bars/cafes and restaurants. Barfleur a delightful village and fishing harbour.

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