Holiday rental gite for families, 10km St Lo

9.6/10
Le Lorey (6km from Coutances), Manche, Normandy Reference: NM003217 Advertiser since: 27 March 2013
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Manoir Rucqtiere Self Catering Saturday 3 6 2 Two extra childrens beds

About this property

Enchanting Setting with Lake and Gardens. This chateau is in a rural setting.

Chateau Estate with Child Friendly Leisure.

Accommodation has>
Dishwasher,Fridge/Freezer
Flat screen TV with UK Channels
Wi-fi Dvd player
iPod & iPad docking
Outdoor dining table and chairs for 6 people.BBQ.
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There is a Large secure garden. The small Lake is safely fenced off.

Magnolia; Self catering gite
Three bedrooms - sleeps at least 6 people.

Kitchen and dining;
All Newly re-fitted kitchen/dining for 6 + [high chair] for 2016 with oak floors.
Dishwasher, cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, coffee maker,cutlery,
all sorts of crocks,pots and pans required for you to make your evening meals and relax on the terrace.
Outside Dining area with table for 6 people

The Vinery has a large lounge. Hygee designed for relaxation. Tiled floors, comfortable sofas, occasional tables, a flat screen television with UK channels, dvd player, a music centre, iPod/iPad docking station. Children's toys, books,games & jigsaws.
Chess,Polka! and cards for those Hygee family evenings. Wi-fi.

Bedrooms;
Double bed and single bed in the 2 Large Bedrooms on the 1st floor and a single
bedroom on the ground floor. All comfortable with the decor in French style with pale colour painted walls.
All are equipped with chest of drawers and hanging space with some French ornate furniture. Although furnished to high standard there is nothing precious.
There are Black-out blinds are in all bedrooms.

The Two 1st floor bedrooms are en-suite, one with a Bath and the other with a Shower.

Country House set in the rolling pastoral countryside of Manche, Basse Normandy. At the epicentre of Manche region of culture, art and history, with the weather on par with Jersey. Ideal for restful holiday away from it all or a sight-seeing holiday.
One hour from Cherbourg or Caen Ports.
Configured as 4 separate self-contained accommodations that can be used for families or group of friends.Couples, families or family get-together's.
See my other adverts on this site.
Evening Meals available.
 
Relax by the terrace or the summer-house on the lake and enjoy the sight of the kingfisher whizzing by. The garden also has lots of wild areas left for nature and wildlife. Set in the epicentre of the beautiful rolling countryside of Basse Normandy between Mont St Michel and the D-day landing beaches, an area of outstanding natural beauty with its wonderful flora and fauna.

Near to the St Lo Haras Nationale with famous show jumping and dressage. Coutances is known as the prettiest town with its famous Cathedral and 'Son et Lumiere' in the evenings. Start the Spring season with 'Jazz sous Les Pommiers' - jazz under the apple trees.
 
With long wide sandy beaches warmed by the gulf stream with little rock pools to explore. Beach sports include windsurfing. Nearby is a leisure centre with swimming pools and water shutes, tennis, golf, hiking, cycling, horse riding. Beautiful parks and gardens to discover. A maze at Coutances. Many local markets, Brocantes and 'vide grenier' (boot sales) to visit. Museums, art, concerts, theatre, cinema, bowling and much more for you to enjoy.
 
Wi-fi

Type

Chateau

Kitchen and dining

Oven, hob, dishwasher, cafétere, crockery, cutlery, kettle, dishes, bowls, saucepans,
frying pans, toaster, etc.

Living rooms

Accommodation has >Large Living room with tv, dvd's cd's, music, books and games.
Ipod dock.Chess and board games.Comfortable sofas and chairs

Bedrooms

Property has 3 bedrooms

Bathrooms

Property has

One en-suite bathroom and One en-suite Shower room

Heating

Auto central heating.

Entertainment

Indoors;
Various Board Games, Chess, Poker, Jigsaw, Books for all.

Outdoors;
Garden Chess, Boule, Swings, Slide, Trampoline, Play House, Toy Cars and more.

Garden and outside

Large grounds to explore.
Garden with wild area and woods.
Secure grounds to play and explore in five acres of Garden,Grounds and Jungle.
Why not get some bamboo from the bamboo jungle and make a wigwam tent? .

Rare trees and plants. Wildlife.

Parking and garages

Loads of parking;
Spaces allocated for each rental. Plenty of storage for bikes under the arches.

Visitor suitability

Child friendly and safe. There is a secure patio area for each property.
Suitable for family Holiday's, couples, elderly, tourists, relaxing holidays, house hunting. Sight-seeing.

Information about any additional facilities

We like to keep everyone happy so while the children play in the Marquee, you can relax and maybe read that book you've always promised yourself.

With some of the best child friendly holiday facilities in Normandy.
The swimming pool is safely fenced.

Children can play with the many toys and play things in the garden.
Play House, Trampoline, slide and swings, ride on toys.

Marquee full of Toys.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Meals

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Clé de Temps Coutances and St Lo
Distance: 8 km

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Marigny
Distance: 3 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Outskirts of Marigny
Distance: 6 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Pony Club D972, Marigny on the right towards St Lo
Distance: 6 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 10 km

Organic produce/dining

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Le Lorey for award winning Cidre

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Le Lorey walks

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Arpents du Soleil.Normandy.Exquisite wines.A small vineyard renowned (locally)produces excellent wines that will wonderfully accompany Lower Normandy’s most famous meals. Arpents du Soleil.
Distance: 100 km

Wine tasting and cookery

About the Owner, Mrs Julia James

Love France and Manche region of Basse Normandy.

Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? Calm,peace but not far to big Towns for hypermarkets.Many local markets in the area.
Unique benefits of property Comfortable and relaxing.

The Owner Recommends

Activities and sports

The fabulous beaches and sand dunes at Agon and Agon-Coutainville have a number of sport activities. Sports include golf, go-carting, paintball, bowling, tennis, fun pleasure pools at St Lo. Sports complex at Coutances. Beautiful gardens to visit, museums and theatre. Historic Gothic Cathedral town of Coutances with 'Son et Lumiere' in the evenings. Many antique and bric-a-brac stores. Basse Normandie famous for it's restaurants. Try the lamb that has grazed on the local salt marshes and seafood specialities. Whether you enjoy fine dining or a simple bowl of moules et frites you will enjoy! Or just relax in the peace of the grounds.

Zoo, Wildlife Park
A 15 hectare animal park with pony rides for children, zoomontaigu.fr
Cite de la Mer, Airbourne Museum, Mont St Michel, Coutances Gothic Cathedral,
Rail Biking, Theme parks[Festy Land] St Lo Haras Nationel.Brocante[junk and antiques at Coutances. A Maze just outside Coutances. jazz Festivals.
Lots of Tourist information at the property

1 Review
9.6/10
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 9
  • Facilities: 9
  • Local Amenities: 9
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
9.6 / 10 jillanddink@aol.com 1 June, 2014

When visiting Chateau Lorey my Husband and i were pleasantly surprised, The location was
beautiful and tranquil where it was easy to relax and unwind and we soon settled in and enjoyed our stay.

Jill