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Old stone cottage for two. Romantic, shabby chic decor, private deck in garden.

6 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Rental Home
La Porcherie is part of La Vieille Ferme, an old dairy farm that has been tastefully converted into a small group of holiday cottages. It is situated in beautiful countryside in a small hamlet called 'La Gouitiere' just outside the village of Donnay and is in the heart of Suisse Normande, Calvados, Normandy, France. The pretty town of Thury Harcourt is 5kms away and boasts many amenities such as supermarkets, shops, restaurants, bars, swimming pool, kayak centre, tennis and weekly market. The city of Caen is 30kms and the Normandy beaches 45kms. La Vieille Ferme is a superb location for families and couples, calm and tranquil yet close enough to towns and attractions. Pricing notes: Linen and towels can be hired - 10 euros/person. Duvets and pillows are provided in the cottage if you wi...La Porcherie is part of La Vieille Ferme, an old dairy farm that has been tastefully converted into a small group of holiday cottages. It is situated in beautiful countryside in a small hamlet called 'La Gouitiere' just outside the village of Donnay and is in the heart of Suisse Normande, Calvados, Normandy, France. The pretty town of Thury Harcourt is 5kms away and boasts many amenities such as supermarkets, shops, restaurants, bars, swimming pool, kayak centre, tennis and weekly market. The city of Caen is 30kms and the Normandy beaches 45kms. La Vieille Ferme is a superb location for families and couples, calm and tranquil yet close enough to towns and attractions. Pricing notes: Linen and towels can be hired - 10 euros/person. Duvets and pillows are provided in the cottage if you wish to bring your own linen. Electricity is charged extra at current EDF price. There is no cleaning fee at the end of your stay as long as the cottage is left in good order.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Refrigerator
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Yard
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Shared Yard
Rural/Countryside Retreats
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
House Swap
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed October 27, 2017

Peter and I had a wonderful time and enjoyed talking to Jason and Peta. They were very friendly and helpful. We learned about the area and we would love to come back for a longer visit.

Thank Karin E C
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Our stay in La Porcherie Saturday2nd to Monday 11th Sept 2017 We arrived at La Porcherie, Brenda and I towards 7pm and were met by Sue and Ally who were standing in for the owners Peta and Jorda.They helped us carry our belongings up the...More

Thank Northcliffe
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Although we didn't realise it was in such a secluded spot, it was fab!!. Local amenities in Thury-Harcourt only 5 minutes away by car. The accommodation was really pretty, shabby chic style with great views over the countryside. Going to sleep with just the sound...More

1  Thank kazza652017
Reviewed August 3, 2015

We found this delightful cottage to be a perfect retreat away from everyday life. It was clean, comfortable and the owners were very friendly and helpful. A particular highlight was being able to purchase free range eggs from the owners who had their own chickens!...More

Thank Martin J
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our trip to Normandy was for personal reasons to do with the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. We didn't want to stay too near to the beaches, the crowds expected would have been way too much hassle for us. Instead we looked at staying...More

Thank RumourUK
About the Owner
Peta C
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
Availability
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About the neighborhood
La Vieille Ferme is situated in beautiful countryside in a small hamlet called La Gouitiere just outside the village of Donnay and is in the heart of Suisse Normande, Calvados, Normandy, France. The pretty town of Thury Harcourt is 5kms away and boasts many amenities such as supermarkets, shops, restaurants, bars, swimming pool, kayak centre, tennis and weekly market. This a fantastic area for outdoor pursuits such as cycling, walking, horse riding, golf, fishing, climbing and kayaking. Bring your bikes if you can! (Mountain bikes can be hired locally if you can't). We even have a roller skating rink in the village with roller hockey teams of all ages and lots of special events.
How to get there
Most direct route - Brittany Ferries - Portsmouth to Caen Ouistreham
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