The Cottage

Entire cottage hosted by Ged

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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2 Bedroom Cottage in Normandy in a lovely, quiet and peaceful countryside location, close to a pretty village.

Set in approximately 2 acres of private land with fabulous views of the Normandy countryside, but just a 5 minute walk to the village, with its excellent bakery and bar/restaurant.

The Cottage is in the beautiful 17th century hamlet of La Mancellière situated in the picturesque Manche region of Lower Normandy, close to the Brittany and Loire borders.

The space
The property has been lovingly restored into a comfortable, self-contained gite with private gardens. The property can accommodate up to 4 people, over two levels, in two beautiful bedrooms, each full of character and charm. There is a large master bedroom with a king-size bed and a lovely twin room with two single beds. There is also a shower room on the first floor. All rooms are made up with comfortable, high quality cotton bedding and have central heating and alcove windows with fantastic views across the gardens to the farmland beyond. The bedrooms are beautifully decorated with local artisanal furniture, and we use light coloured cotton bedding.

The stone fireplace is the heart and soul of the Cottage and putting your feet up by the wood-burning fire is the perfect way to end a long day sightseeing. The kitchen and utility room is fully fitted and well-appointed with a range cooker, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. The dining area has a table for 4 people and the cosy lounge area has big squashy sofas, perfect for relaxing by the fire after a days sightseeing.

The gite has lots of original features including chestnut floors and exposed oak beams throughout. La Mancellière is surrounded by rolling countryside and has lovely gardens for you to enjoy. There is a TV and DVD player and WiFi internet is available free of charge. Central heating is also available on request.

The large, secluded, child-friendly grounds are well away from any roads. From time to time there are also sheep and chickens (in fenced off areas). We also have BBQs and outdoor games to keep kids entertained such as boules, frisbees, bats and balls, footballs etc.

The property is available to rent all year round for self-catering holidays.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV
Washing machine
Garden
Indoor fireplace
Children’s books and toys
High chair
Baby bath

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Where you’ll be

Buais, Normandie, France

Avranches
Visit Avranches just 30 minutes away for its history.

Domfront
Visit the walled town of Domfront and take in the wonderful views, only 20 minutes away.

For the Kids
There is an activity park with waterslides and a host of other great attractions just 15 minutes away. A swimming complex with slides and jacuzzi in St Hilaire 10 minutes away. Bowling, karting, aquariums and a reptilarium all nearby.

Location
Five minutes walk from the village where you can buy fresh bread and pastries from the excellent bakery. There is also a bar/restaurant, hair salon and beautiful church.

Mont-St-Michel
No trip would be complete without a visit to the world famous Mont-St-Michel, which is just 30 minutes from the property. The ancient rock formation, with abbey and fascinating architecture is set out to sea and accessed by a causeway, with plenty of parking next to the mount. The views are awesome and a visit is truly worthwhile.

Mortain
Visit the waterfalls at Mortain, just 15 minutes away from our property.

Nearest Restaurant
There is a Bar/Brasserie/Tabac in the village and lots of good restaurants in the local town.

Sporting Activities
There is a 9 hole golf course within 30 minutes and superb links courses within an hour. For those with a nautical flare, there is sailing, windsurfing and sand yachting all along the coast, as well as horse riding at many stables close to Mont-st-Michel.

Towns to Visit
The beautiful towns of St Malo, Dinard, and Dinan in Brittany and Granville in Normandy make great days out, boasting beautiful beaches, walled towns and are steeped in history. There are also some wonderful shops, marinas and plenty to do for the kids.

Hosted by Ged

  1. Joined in January 2019
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House rules

Check-in: After 17:00
Check out: 10:00
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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