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La Mare Cottage

Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Lonlay-l'Abbaye, Orne, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
La Mare Cottage is a most attractive conversion of an 18th century barn. It is tastefully decorated and furnished and is well equipped with everything you will need in a holiday home, kitchen items, sheets and towels, books and games, UK tvs and dvd, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher and 2 wood burning stoves.
Set in an ancient apple orchard, there is lots of space for children and adults to play, relax and enjoy. There is a well fitted kitchen with a large kitchen table for all the family and friends, large salon/dining room, 4 bedrooms (1 on mezzanine with en-suite shower room) plus a large wet room and additional wc on the first floor which is a 'Jack & Jill'.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 840 796 015
Listing #HL8611805
About the Owner
Belinda P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
We do not live on site but have friendly agents close by for anything you might need to ask. We live in France (a bit further South), during the holiday season, we are always contactable by phone or email to help you.
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Away from it all but close to the town of Domfront and Flers for any supplies you might need, this lovely, well furnished barn conversion made the perfect base for our holiday in France. Full of character and complete with apple trees in the garden...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank 975peteb
TwoAshes, VR Owner at La Mare Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your holiday in our pretty Normandy cottage......we would love you to make a return visit!

Reviewed 31 May 2017

From rushing around in the City of London to arriving here, what a difference, just what the doctor ordered. There is the village of Lonley L'Abbaye where we walked to (approx 1hr. each way) had a pleasant cafe for a cold beer. The abbey is...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

This beautiful french house exceeded our expectations for our break away. It was home from home, great location peaceful and quiet.a drive from shops and the nearest town. The house is very relaxing but full of things to do if required, lots of games, films...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank citron2cv
TwoAshes, VR Owner at La Mare Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Guest Many thanks for your lovely feedback, we certainly do hope you visit again! Best wishes Belinda

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
La Mare Cottage is set in a very quiet rural location, we therefore set the following house rules:-
No under 25's
No music outside after 10pm
1 Dog only
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    4 Twins
    1 Full
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$263 / stay - Deposit
  • Pet fee: AU$88 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
La Mare is a small hamlet in the Orne region of Lower Normandy, located between the towns of Flers and Domfront, the nearest small town is Lonlay L’Abbaye, famous for it’s Abbey and Biscuit Factory! Nestling amongst the verdant pastures, hills and orchards of this beautiful part of France, it is a place for perfect peace and relaxation. The gentle moo of lovely Normandy cows and birdsong are almost the only sounds you hear and yet Lonlay L'Abbaye with shops, bars and restaurant are only 10 minutes away by car, the beautiful medieval town of Domfront is 20 mins to the South, whilst Flers with an abundance of shops etc lies 20 mins to the North. La Mare is perfectly located for trips to the Normandy Beaches and a day trip to Paris is possible
Getting around
Lonlay L'Abbaye Our nearest small town with a restaurant, bar and other shops, also a cash machine and petrol station. There is a beautiful ancient Abbey to visit and a famous biscuit factory! You can make a tour of the factory and buy their delicious products from the factory shop.
Town Market in Flers A large market held every Wednesday and Saturday morning in front of the Cathedral.
Golf at Bagnoles de L'OrneWe don't play ourselves, but we understand this is a very good course in a beautiful setting, Bagnoles de L'Orne is a pretty spa town popular with Parisiens.
Normandy Beaches & 2nd World War Memorials, The D-Day Beaches, Pegasus Bridge, the Memorial de Caen, Mortain (US Memorial) and other historic sites are all within easy reach.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Rennes: 140.0 km
Railway: Flers: 14.0 km
Ferry: Caen - Ouistreham: 91.0 km
From the UK, the car is the best method of transport, either via the Channel Tunnel or the Portsmouth to Caen or Cherbourg Ferry crossing.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 68.0 km.
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