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Les Hirondelles Gites and B&B

  • The three Gites
    The three Gites
    The three Gites
    The swimming pool
    Bedroom Gite 1
    Living area Gite 1
    View from the Gites
    Property description
    Les Cresnays
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
    'Les Hirondelles' is situated on the outskirts of the small village of Cuves, a farming community in the Seé Valley, Lower Normandy offering lovely views of the surrounding hills and countryside. Easy access from at least 3 ports (Caen, Cherbourg, St Malo - but also Le Havre, Dieppe and even Calais). Set in attractive grounds, the property offers a pleasant situation for a relaxing holiday in the countryside.

    Gite 1 accommodation comprises a living room with corner kitchen and, on the first floor, large bedroom with king-size bed (twins available on request) and small ensuite shower room.

    Unwind in the garden, relax by the pool or explore the many interesting and historic places nearby. The D-Day Landing beaches; Bayeux' Tapestry, Cathedral and Military Cemetery; Caen an...
  • Amenities & details
    • Dining Seats (2)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (2)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Shared Yard
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The Gite is well-furnished with comfortable seating, dining table and chairs, small but well-equipped kitchen area with gas oven and microwave and fridge; tv and dvd player (English freeview channels), wood-burner, very comfortable beds (twin or King-size), wardrobe and chest of drawers.

    All gites are non-smoking.
    Listing #HL224452 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 2 nights
    April Mar 28, 2015 May 1, 2015 2 nights
    May May 2, 2015 May 29, 2015 2 nights
    June May 30, 2015 Jun 19, 2015 2 nights
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Prices include all utilities,(inc initial supply of logs in winter) good quality bedding and towels, beach towels, tea towels, and complimentary Continental Breakfast.

    We may make an additional charge for logs during the winter.

    There is a local tourism tax to pay -Taxe de Sejour - payable from 1 May 2012 - this is just 0.22€ per person per night and so amounts to around 3/4€ for a week's stay for 2 people. It is payable in cash at the end of your stay. The purpose is to promote Normandy through the Tourist Board.

    We ask for a 20% deposit in sterling when you make your reservation. We then convert the balance to euros which is payable before arrival.

    Discounts are available for booking 2 or 3 Gites together and there is a 10% Loyalty Discount for returning visitors.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Rennes/Caen: 69.6 mi
    Railway: Avranches: 13.7 mi
    Ferry: Caen: 71.5 mi
    From the South Coast of England, there are ferry crossings from Poole (Cherbourg),Portsmouth (Caen, Saint Malo, Le Havre), Plymouth (Roscoff), Newhaven (Dieppe) and Dover (Calais).

    Caen is the nearest Port to 'Les Hirondelles' - an easy 1 hour 15 minute drive
    Saint Malo is a similar distance
    Cherbourg takes 2 hours in the car
    Le Havre about 2 hours 30 minutes
    Calais is about 4 hours 30 minutes

    The nearest airports are Caen and Rennes - both just over an hour away

    Euro Tunnel is also a popular choice
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 23.0 mi.
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010 for a stay in July 2010

The hosts Helen & Dave have created a very good getaway fromt he stresses and strains of daily life. The gite we stayed in was perfect for a couple with full facilities for a self catering break. The little village of Cuves is exceptionally quiet, free from any traffic noise etc. The little town of Brecey is only a five... more

Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2010 for a stay in June 2010

after a day out make sure you have time to get back to the gite and have a swim and rest before dinner, more

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Listed since : May 2012
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