Self catering holiday cottage nr River Orne

9.9/10
Le Mesnil-Villement (3km from Pont-d'Ouilly), Calvados, Normandy Reference: NC004037 Advertiser since: 4 March 2015
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Le Haut des Vers Self Catering Saturday 3 6 4 Cot available

About this property

Cosy semi-detached cottage by the River Orne . This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Characterful old cottage by the River Orne, within walking distance to the village of Pont des Vers which has a welcoming bar/restaurant and small general store.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Well equipped kitchen separated from the lounge area by a breakfast bar which seats 6. Oven, fridge-freezer, washing machine and ironing equipment, coffee-machine and toaster. Separate dining room.

Living rooms

Cosy living room with seating for 6.

Bedrooms

Bedroom 1 - situated on the ground floor with wc/shower room en suite. Light airy room with queen size bed, hanging and in-built drawer space.
Bedroom 2 - situated on the first floor with wc/shower room en suite. King size 4 poster bed, hanging and in-built drawer space.
Bedroom 3 - situated on the first floor with wc/shower room en suite. Standard double bed, hanging and in-built drawer space.

Bathrooms

Additional downstairs shower room with wc and wash hand basin.

Heating

Gas fired central heating throughout.

Entertainment

Flat screen tv with English and French satellite television, dvd player and cd and radio.
Selection of books, games and dvds available for guest use.

Garden and outside

Secluded, private lawned garden with gravelled patio area, table and seating. Large barbecue. Swing set for younger guests!
The River Orne and beautiful walks through the Normandy countryside on the doorstep of the property.

Parking and garages

Parking available for 2 cars.

Information about any additional facilities

The gite has 3 canoes and a Canadian canoe (seats 3) and life jackets available for guest use free of charge. Use is entirely at the guests discretion and the host will not accept any liability.
Bicycle hire can be arranged in nearby Pont d'Ouilly.
One day fishing passes can also be easily obtained locally.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • No smoking

  • Child facilities

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Falaise
Distance: 15 km

Climbing/mountaineering

Distance: 4 km

Cycling

Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Trout
Name of nearest fishing location: River Orne

Fishing on-site

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Flers
Distance: 10 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Reinhill Ranch
Distance: 8 km

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Various

Watersports

The Owner Recommends

Falaise Castle

Home of William the Conqueror. Beautiful old town with the best local market on a Saturday morning.

Normandy beaches

Only 50 minutes to the coast with unspoilt empty beaches and all the museums, World War II graves and famous places to visit.

Pont d'Ouilly

International kayak and canoe centre. Take a picnic for a trip to Clecy.

Roche d'Oetre

Local cliff top and gorge beauty spot. Various levels of exciting high-rope courses available.

1 Review
9.9/10
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 10
  • Facilities: 9
  • Local Amenities: 10
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
9.9 / 10 ALW 31 August, 2016

this is a lovely cottage, comfortable and clean. Loved that it was in the countryside. Would definitely recommend.