Cottage rental for holidays nr Portbail - NM002439

Denneville (5km from Portbail), Manche, Normandy Reference: NM002439 Advertiser since: 9 January 2008
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Stone Cottage Self Catering Wednesday 2 4 1

About this property

Cottage in Quiet Rural Setting, nr Sandy Beaches. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

The attractive stone built property sits in a secluded rural setting and has easy accessibility to all amenities and safe, sandy beaches.

Situated about 1.5 km from the village of Denneville with it's boulangerie and a short drive from the small but busy coastal market and harbour town of Portbail.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

The well equipped and fitted kitchen has a dishwasher, fridge-freezer, oven, coffee machine, microwave and an extensive range of cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery for preparing and eating the wonderful selection of local produce! (but there are plenty of good restaurants nearby if you are feeling lazy).

The dining room has a large dining table with 6 chairs and features a log burning fireplace. French windows lead out into the garden

Living rooms

The comfortable living room has a television receiving a range of UK channels via freesat. An attractive feature wooden staircase leads to the first floor.

Bedrooms

Bedroom 1 - Double bed

Bedroom 2 - Twin beds

Duvets and pillows are provided

Bathrooms

Downstairs - toilet and hand basin

Upstairs - Bathroom with toilet, basin, bath and shower.

Heating

Open wood burning fire in the dining area and electric space heaters throughout the cottage

Entertainment

Portbail is a small but busy market town and harbour with a wide range of amenities. Close by there are beautiful sandy beaches offering safe bathing and cliff walks with stunning views of Jersey. A little further afield you will find the forests and wetlands of the Cotentin and Bessin Natural Park. An ideal area for walking, cycling, fishing, riding, sailing, golf and tennis. The D Day landing beaches, Bayeux and Mont St Michel are among some of the destinations that are within easy reach.

Garden and outside

Lawns, small orchard, patio areas with garden furniture and barbecue.

Parking and garages

Gated entrance and parking for several cars.

Facilities

Activities

Cycling

Sports

Watersports

The Owner Recommends

1. Days Out Close By

La-Haye-du-Puits for market, elegant shopping and lovely surrounding countryside. Carteret for fine food, beach, marina and cliff walks. Briquebec for market, historic château and Trappist monastery.

2. Days Out Further Afield

Barfleur - picturesque and historic fishing village. Coutances - historic cathedral town. Granville - fascinating town renowned for fine fish and near to Mont St Michel. The spectacular scenery of Cap de la Hague. Bayeux for the cathedral and tapestry. World War II D-day landing beaches, memorials and museums on the Calvados coast. The cosmopolitan port of Cherbourg with the impressive Cité de la Mer museum.

3. Days Out Further Away

Honfleur favourite of artists and Deauville elegant seaside town. Monets Garden. St Malo. Paris and lots, lots more.

Location and Activities

Rural position but within short drive of long sandy beaches, harbours, markets, shops, bars and restaurants. Ideal for cycling, walking, swimming, sailing, golf, fishing etc

Nearest Port

Cherbourg 50 minutes.

Nearest Restaurant

In Portbail.

Restaurants in Carteret

Hotel de Cap - good variety of fish, overlooking the harbour in Carteret. Dine in style in the Hotel la Marine, also Carteret.

Restaurants in Portbail

Rendez vous de Pechéur - traditional Normandy fare in the centre of Portbail or Ferme des Mielles - wood cooked pizzas and delicious gallettes in a cosy, relaxing Portbail brasserie.