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Les Epiceas

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Vimoutiers, Orne, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Les Epiceas is one of five gites on the Les Patis estate set in eight acres of private gardens. We are located in the heart of the Pays d’Auge, lower Normandy; renowned for its rolling hills, half timbered houses and gentle way of life. The area is also steeped in history and tradition. From the atrocities of WWII, to its famous gastronomic products of cheese and cider, to its many stud farms that surround the area.

Les Epiceas is a one bedroom stone cottage that has an attractive patio area that overlooks the garden and swimming pool; perfect for early morning breakfast and/or coffee. The bedroom has a double bed with an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The lounge has a sofa bed that can accommodate two small children or one adult; screens are provided for separation and privacy. Les Epiceas has an open plan lounge, kitchen and dining...
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Listing #HL6659730
About the Owner
Tony + Pat K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2007
Interaction with guests
Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday. The owners will greet guests upon arrival were we will give you the keys to your cottage including a quick guided tour of Les Patis and its facilities. Please feel free to ask us any questions about the local area and recommendations of where to visit. The owners live next door to Les Patis and will therefore mostly be available for any queries or problems. Please note bed linen is provided, however there is an extra charge for towels if required.
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

This is a lovely well equipped gite in a lovely area. Tony and Pat made us very welcome and we very much enjoyed the pool and hot tub. Beatiful grounds and a lake to fish in, lovely walks and the town of Vimoutiers is a...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Judith M
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Its the second time we have stayed here, in a lovely rural location. Everything you need is available. And only a couple of minutes drive from the centre of Vimoutiers. Such a lovely setting for a nice stay in Normandie

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Blackhorse81high
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
The town of Vimoutiers is less than one mile away that has an array of shops and restaurants including a small supermarket. Twice a week the town holds a traditional market were you can sample delicious local produce. The small village of Camembert, the birthplace of the famous Camembert cheese, is just two miles away and the Graindorge cheese dairy in Livarot is less than six miles. Alternatively, Vimoutiers boasts to having one of the two last remaining Tiger I tanks in France from WWII and the Mont-Ormel memorial dedicated to the servicemen who gave their lives during the Battle of Falaise is a 10 minute drive. Furthermore, Haras national du Pin, the French National Stud, and William the Conqueror's birthplace is a 30 minute drive.
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How to get there
Airport: Paris: 120.0 km
Railway: Lisieux: 17.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 65.0 km
If travelling by vehicle, Brittany Ferries and L D Lines sail from Portsmouth to Caen (1 hour from Les Patis) and Le Havre (1 hour 30 mins). Transmanche sails from Newhaven to Dieppe (2 hours). P&O Ferries and Speedferries sail from Dover to Calais and Boulogne (approx. 3 hours).

Alternatively for those wishing to explore the area on foot, the nearest airport is at Caen (approx. 50 mins by vehicle) and the nearest train station is at Lisieux (approx. 30 mins).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 45.0 km.
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