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Magnificent 18th century cottage Falaise, Normandy

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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Falaise, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Domaine de la Tour is a magnificent 18th century farmhouse, situated in peaceful countryside and very close to the medieval town of Falaise, Lower Normandy.

We have two very comfortable self catering cottages (gites) which are set in 7 hectares of land offering a tranquil, rural retreat in which to relax and unwind. Each gite sleeps up to 10 people. Formerly stables to the nearby chateau, the two gites have been entirely renovated whilst keeping their authentic charm.

Both gites have a spacious living area with leather sofas and english satellite TV, a DVD-player and a library of DVDs for kids and parents. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in both gites.

In each gite you will find: a booster seat, high chair, changing table, a baby monitor (DECT without interference), baby bath tub, potty, toilet seat reducer, a stroller and plas...
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About the Owner
Mark H
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2010
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Reviewed April 16, 2013


Date of stay: April 2013
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Reviewed February 7, 2012


Date of stay: January 2012
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Reviewed June 10, 2011

Great location for touring Normandy points of interest. Lots of room to spread out. Beautiful grounds, near main town with supermarket, pharmacy and restaurants. Owner will shop and even prepare meals for you if desired. Great experience. Beats hotel rooms hands down.

Date of stay: May 2011
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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (4)
  • Gym
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    4 Full baths
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About the neighbourhood
Domaine de la Tour is situated 1km off the main road, surrounded by 500 hectares of forest and agricultural land. Parking is no problem and the area is very safe. The nearest town is Falaise, birthplace of William the Conqueror, just a few minutes drive away where you will find supermarkets, a variety of shops, restaurants, banks, bakeries, an aquatic centre and weekly market on Saturday morning. It is within 30 minutes from the nearest coast and 20 minutes from Caen by motorway. Close to Caen is the nearest airport Caen-Carpiquet.

Activities: walking, hiking, mountainbiking...you can start on our property. There is a nice walk from the property to a beautiful XIII century abbey at 2 km distance (and the owner speaks english).

The aquatic centre with pools, jacuzzi and sauna is only...
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How to get there
Airport: Caen-Carpiquet: 40.0 km
Railway: Caen: 35.0 km
Ferry: Caen-Ouistreham: 40.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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