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Gite Lavande

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Masion Lavande
1 of 13Masion Lavande
Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Domfront, Orne, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
In February 2010 we became the proud owners of this 'petite but beautifully formed gite attached to our house. The gite has been tastefully modernised, and comprises of a lounge, with a comfortable settee, table and chairs, log burner for cold evenings and with a modern well equipped kitchen, leading to a south facing private patio/sun terrace. Spiral wooden stairs lead down to a double bedroom and well appointed modern bathroom suite. The gite is tiled throughout with rugs for extra comfort.

The gite is situated in a quiet village which has a small shop and bar/restaurant to buy your fresh bread and croissants. The restaurant does a 11 euro menu Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday which is well worth a visit is and it is well located near the forest of Andaines and within easy reach of many attractive towns including Domfront...
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Listing #HL125189
About the Owner
Rosemary P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a cosy little site in a quiet conner of Basse Normandie. Not a major tourist area but Domfront is a lovely old medieval town and we enjoyed a visit to the chateau at Lassy nearby. The owners looked after our needs very well...More

Thank Paul Jeremy T
Angy047, VR Owner at Gite Lavande, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your review. I'm very sorry the umbrella wasnt sufficient - it was unbelievably hot during your stay and the patio does get almost unbearable.. If you had told us and we would have provided you with a larger umbrella. Glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful place to stay. Lovely hosts. 100% Recommended. Thank you both! See you soon again

Thank petrazeniskova
Angy047, VR Owner at Gite Lavande, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you very much. It was great meeting you both. Hopefully see you again

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Lovely quaint one bedroom gite on two floors with beautiful garden. About 4 hours from Calais, 2 from Cherbourg. Lot s of lovely little towns and villages within 15 mile drive and larger towns of Alencon, Ferte Mace withi. easy reach. The gite and the...More

1  Thank sheenalonchay
Angy047, VR Owner at Gite Lavande, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you, We enjoyed having you to stay in our gite and the apperos!!!!!Hope we will see you again. Alaric and Rosemary

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Due to the spiral stairs the gite is not suitable for people with mobility problems or for toddlers although there is access round the back of the house if necessary. We accept...
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$89 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Welcome pack on your arrival of wine, cheese, etc.

Refundable &pounds £50 security deposit required with final balance payment.

We can accept cheques.

During winter a charge will be made for logs consumed and an extra £10 a week for central heating

If you require an evening meal on arrival I will prepare a two course meal with wine and cheese for 20 euros per person served in your gite .
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About the neighbourhood
The small village of La Baroche Sous Luce is set amongst the wooded valleys and lush green hills on the edge of the Forest of Andaines and has its own shop where you can purchase your daily baguettes and croissants; there is also a bar. The village is approx 10 kms from the medieval historic town of Domfront which has supermarket, banks etc. Flers is about 25 kms and is a larger commercial centre with swimming pool and bowling alley with a main-line station to Paris and the seaside resort of Granville. The famous spa town of Bagnoles de l'Orne is approx 15kms away. Ferte Mace which is also about 16 Kms away has a lake, canoeing, swing golf and an indoor swimming pool. Le Mans famous race circuit is approx 90mins away by car.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Dinard:: 80.0 km
Railway: Flers: 17.0 km
Ferry: Caen (Ouistreham): 60.0 km
Brittany ferries: To St.Malo, Caen, Cherbourg view website http://www.brittanyferries.com
Speed ferries : To Boulogne www.speed.ferries.org
LD lines: To Le Harvre www.ldlines.co.uk
Condor ferries : To St.Malo www.condorferries.co.uk

Approx driving times Caen 11/2 hours, Cherbourg 21/2, Boulogne 41/2, Le Havre.

Ryan air: To Dinard www.ryanair.com
Flybe: To Rennes www.flybe.com

The nearest airport is Rennes, which is 95km away. Flybe offers cheap flights to Rennes from Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Southampton, amongst other smaller airports.

CAR HIRE: Available from Ports and Airports
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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