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Normandy

Normandy is famous for its rich cultural heritage, lush meadow countryside and beaches; a gentle and tranquil place that’s within easy reach of the British Isles and perfect for a relaxing holiday for both couples and families alike. We have a comprehensive collection of gites in Normandy.

Situated in North West France it’s a great favourite with British holidaymakers year-round and the history of Normandy is inextricably linked with that of England through the Norman Conquest.

Since William the Conqueror conquered England in 1066, the Dukes of Normandy were often also Kings of England until the early 13th century. Many medieval landmarks can be found here and visitors will enjoy visiting some of the abbeys, churches, castles and palaces for which the region is renowned.

In more recent history, of course, the famous Allied D Day Invasion took place on the beaches of Normandy. Today visitors can explore the five beaches where more than 130,000 Allied Soldiers landed. The region is also home to many interesting museums and memorials to this period of World War Two and visitors can view old tanks, defences and army bunkers that played a part in the conflict.

As well as a fascinating history, Normandy''s wide beaches and 350 mile coastline make an ideal playground for families, with quiet meandering country lanes and rural farmland further inland to explore. There are picturesque villages to visit as well as famous sites such as Bayeux with its famous tapestry and Monet''s home at Giverny where he was inspired to paint the famous water lilies as well as other views of his beautiful garden. The cathedrals of Coutances, Caen and Rouen and the wonderful abbey of Mont St Michel are also well worth visiting.

Normandy is famous for dairy farming and produces excellent butter, cream and milk as well as superb cheeses such as Pont l''Eveque, Livarot and Camembert. There are many excellent restaurants, and visitors can enjoy local dishes and haute cuisine in towns and small villages all over the region. Apples are another delicacy for which Normandy is well known.

Lovers of the countryside will enjoy visiting Normandy''s four Natural Parks. Here you will find wildlife in beautifully cared for natural environments and plenty of space for family activities. There are lovely views of valleys, forests and the scenery that goes to make up Normandy''s countryside.

For a taste of North West France and a wonderfully relaxing break, search for holiday cottages in Normandy today.
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  • Villa Geranium

    Ste. Honorine-du-Pertes, Calvados

    Grade
    7
    3
    0
    1
    Ref: F14188

    These beautifully renovated cottages (connected by a lockable connecting door) are situated in the seaside village of Ste. Honorine-des-Pertes and are just a short walk down to the village beach with waterfall and local mussels. Nearby are the famous Omaha D-Day landing beaches of June 1944, which are a popular family holiday resort with miles of sand and sea bathing. There is a first class golf course and restaurant near to the pretty fishing port of Port-en-Bessin 3km east, where there is also a traditional market offering locally caught seafood. The lovely town of Bayeux is 10 minutes drive south, with its illustrious ancient tapestry, modern shops and beautiful cathedral, while the city of Caen at Normandy’s centre is half an hour by car. Fly via Dinard or Caen.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room with wood-burning stove and corner kitchen. First floor: Two double bedrooms. Shower room/WC. Second floor: Twin bedroom with additional single bed and sloping ceiling. Can be booked with F14158 for larger parties.

    Both Properties: Small enclosed garden shared with neighbouring property

    • Terrace
    • Convector heater
    • Wood-burning stove
    • W/machine
    • M/wave
    • D/washer
    • TV (French channels only)
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Parking
    • Cot
    • H/chair
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 1km Ste. Honorine-des-Pertes (village, bar), 10km NW of Bayeux (tapestry, shops, museums) 12km W of Arromanches (D-Day museum, beaches), 33km NW of Caen (city, château, ferry port).

    Both Properties: Small enclosed garden shared with neighbouring property

    • Terrace
    • Convector heater
    • Wood-burning stove
    • W/machine
    • M/wave
    • D/washer
    • TV (French channels only)
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Parking
    • Cot
    • H/chair
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

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  • Maison en Bois

    Blainville-sur-Mer, Manche

    Grade
    7
    3
    1
    3
    Ref: FNM392

    This beautiful holiday home fits perfectly into its surroundings and is located 500m from a lagoon and 600m from the beach. Located 200m from the village, the property boasts a convenient location because you can walk around enjoying the surrounding area and nearby golf course 500m away. It is a very relaxing and enjoyable for all those who appreciate seascapes. Kite-surfing enthusiasts and novices alike will enjoy the great stretches of beach left by the sea. 2km away, Agon-Coutainville, a classified green resort, has all the shops and services you will need during your stay. Here, you can enjoy the lively atmosphere of the casino and sports facilities which are available to guests, including tennis, cinema and beach club. Granville, 35km, is where you can embark for the Chausey, Jersey and Guernsey Islands and explore the amazing archipelago of the Channel Islands.

    Living room. Dining room/kitchen. Double bedroom with shower and basin (no WC). Double bedroom with additional single bed, bath with shower over and basin (no WC). Twin bedroom. Shower room (no WC). Two separate WCs

    • Garden
    • Terrace
    • Electric heating
    • W/machine
    • T/dryer
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • TV
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Internet access
    • Cot
    • H/chair
    • Parking
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue
    • No smoking
    • NB: Open-tread, turning stairs to first floor.

    Location: 150m from shop, 500m from restaurant, 600m from beach, 15km from Coutances.

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  • Creances

    Creances

    Grade
    7
    3
    1
    1
    Ref: FNM375

    This holiday property is located close to the harbour town of St-Germain-sur-Ay with its salt marshes and peaceful grazing sheep. It is part of a 19th century farmhouse, which has been fully renovated for comfort but it still retains some original features. It has an enclosed 500m² south-west facing terrace, and shared use of a large yard and an outbuilding, where guests can find a ping-pong table. Shop and restaurant 4km, beach 5km.

    Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, separate toilet, 1 double bedroom. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double leading to 1 twin plus single bed.

    Electric heating, woodburner in lounge, cot, highchair, 3 colour TVs (French channels only), 2 DVD players, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, shared lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: Open-tread stairs to first floor. Sloping ceilings and low beams in first floor rooms.

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  • Bermonville, nr. Fécamp

    Bermonville, nr. Fécamp

    Grade
    7
    3
    1
    1
    Ref: W9324

    This delightful detached house overlooking pretty gardens is located in a village close to the church, in a quiet area ideal for walking or touring. Fécamp with its harbour and Etretat with its cliffs are within easy reach. The Seine river and the National Park of Brotonne with its forest and medieval Abbey of Jumièges are also close by. Visit Le Havre or Rouen with all their churches, museums and facilities, or the Pont de Normandie from where you can visit Honfleur, the home of the painters. Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2.5 miles (4km), beach 15.5 miles (25km).

    Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom with separate shower and basin, separate toilet, 1 double bedroom. First floor: 2 double bedrooms, 1 single bed on mezzanine.

    Oil central heating, cot, highchair, washing machine, colour satellite TV, wi-fi, microwave, shared enclosed lawned garden, furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Pets welcome.

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  • Villa Rose

    Ste. Honorine-du-Pertes, Calvados

    Grade
    7
    3
    0
    1
    Ref: F14158

    These beautifully renovated cottages (connected by a lockable connecting door) are situated in the seaside village of Ste. Honorine-des-Pertes and are just a short walk down to the village beach with waterfall and local mussels. Nearby are the famous Omaha D-Day landing beaches of June 1944, which are a popular family holiday resort with miles of sand and sea bathing. There is a first class golf course and restaurant near to the pretty fishing port of Port-en-Bessin 3km east, where there is also a traditional market offering locally caught seafood. The lovely town of Bayeux is 10 minutes drive south, with its illustrious ancient tapestry, modern shops and beautiful cathedral, while the city of Caen at Normandy’s centre is half an hour by car. Fly via Dinard or Caen.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room with wood-burning stove and corner kitchen. First floor: Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Shower room/WC. Second floor: Double bedroom with additional single bed and sloping ceiling. Can be booked with F14188 for larger parties

    Both Properties: Small enclosed garden shared with neighbouring property

    • Terrace
    • Convector heater
    • Wood-burning stove
    • W/machine
    • M/wave
    • D/washer
    • TV (French channels only)
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Parking
    • Cot
    • H/chair
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 1km Ste. Honorine-des-Pertes (village, bar), 10km NW of Bayeux (tapestry, shops, museums) 12km W of Arromanches (D-Day museum, beaches), 33km NW of Caen (city, château, ferry port).

    Both Properties: Small enclosed garden shared with neighbouring property

    • Terrace
    • Convector heater
    • Wood-burning stove
    • W/machine
    • M/wave
    • D/washer
    • TV (French channels only)
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Parking
    • Cot
    • H/chair
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

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  • Saint-Germain-du-Pert, nr. Omaha Beach

    Saint-Germain-du-Pert, nr. Omaha Beach

    Grade
    7
    2
    3
    1
    Ref: W9160

    These delightful farmhouses date from the 18th century and overlook a large courtyard leading on to fields, and marshland of the Cotentin and also share an indoor heated swimming pool 500m away (open mid May - mid November). Relax in the pretty garden in the peace of this rural location, only a short drive from the landing beaches, including Omaha with its golf course. 10km away you will find the fishing harbour of Grandcamp Maisy with great seafood restaurants. Visit historic Bayeux and the tapestry or Caen, great for shopping and the castle of William the Conqueror. 25km away is the large forest of Cerisy with its medieval abbey. From October to April experience life on a French farm and eat with the family (small charge made). 50km away is Little Switzerland with its cliffs, a great place for climbing and parascending. Shop, restaurant and beach 5km.

    Shop, restaurant and beach 5km.

    Lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double plus single bed, 1 twin, sofa bed and single bed in lounge.

    Electric heaters, open fire in kitchen/diner, cot, highchair, shared washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, shared lawned garden, courtyard, garden furniture, garage parking for 2 cars. Pets welcome.

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  • Champ-du-Boult

    Champ-du-Boult

    Grade
    7
    3
    1
    1
    Ref: FNC027

    This delightful holiday house is situated in the midst of an orchard, surrounded by a beautiful lawned garden. It is comfortably furnished, with a pretty interior and there is a woodburner in the lounge which helps to create a warm and cosy atmosphere. There is also a wonderful terrace with furniture, perfect for dining al fresco. The beautiful national forest of Saint Sever is nearby, and offers holiday makers the chance to enjoy many long countryside walks. Located in the village of Champ-du-Boult, nearby attractions include Mont St Michel (41km), Coutances Cathedral (42km) and the Bayeux Tapestry museum (57km). Shop and restaurant 6km.

    Ground floor: Lounge/diner. Kitchen/diner. Separate toilet. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin. 3 double bedrooms, 1 plus single bed.

    Central heating. Woodburner in lounge. Cot. DVD player. Tel-incoming calls only. Washing machine. Microwave. Lawned garden. Terrace. Garden furniture. Barbecue. Garage parking for 1 car. One pet welcome. NB: Turning stairs to first floor.

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  • Saint-Germain-du-Pert

    Saint-Germain-du-Pert

    Grade
    7
    2
    1
    2
    Ref: W13541

    This detached holiday home, with a shared indoor swimming pool (open mid May-mid Nov), is only a short drive from the landing beaches, including Omaha with its golf course. 10km away you will find the fishing harbour of Grand Camp Maisy with great sea food restaurants. Visit historic Bayeux (25km) and the tapestry or Caen, great for shopping and the castle of William the Conqueror. 25km away is the large forest of Cerisy with its medieval abbey. From October to April experience life on a French farm and eat with the family (small charge made). 50km away is Little Switzerland, with its cliffs it is a great place for climbing and parascending. Shop, café/bar, restaurant and beach 5km.

    Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, utility room, shower room with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom. First floor: Bathroom with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom plus single bed. Mezzanine with 2 single beds.

    Washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, garden, terrace, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. NB: There are open-tread stairs. Fenced pond in garden.

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  • Englesqueville-la-Percée

    Englesqueville-la-Percée

    Grade
    7
    3
    1
    1
    Ref: FNC003

    This stone built holiday cottage is located in Englesqueville-la-Percee which has a population of just 90. You will certainly feel at home in this welcoming cottage, with its beamed ceilings, woodburner and exposed stone feature wall in its comfortable lounge. With plenty of dining space, you can choose one of the two indoor dining areas or dine al fresco in the garden. Relax in the lawned garden on the sun loungers or explore nearby attractions. Explore the nearby WWI and WWII sites such as the D-Day landing beaches. Only 6km from Grandcamp Maisy where you will find your every need. Shops and restaurant 6km, beach 3.5km.

    Lounge/diner, kitchen/diner, shower room with toilet and basin, separate toilet with basin, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 bunk plus single bed.

    Electric heating, woodburner in lounge, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), wi-fi, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 1 car. One pet welcome.

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  • Criel-sur-Mer

    Criel-sur-Mer

    Grade
    7
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: FNS039

    These two holiday apartments lie just 100m from a sandy beach and both enjoy sea views. The owner also lives on site and the apartments share grounds, outdoor furniture and a barbecue. The white limestone cliffs that are characteristic of this part of the coast are the highest chalk cliffs in Europe, and Le Treport, 5km, has a funicular railway that transports you to the top. East of Le Treport is Eu with its 16th-century red brick chateau, chapels and some attractive architecture. Within 30km, wildlife enthusiasts can visit the Bay of the Somme where the largest colony of seals in France can be seen as well as many types of birds, and tours of the estuary can be taken at low tide. Shop, restaurant and beach 100m.

    All on second floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin plus single bed and bunk bed.

    Electric heating, cot, highchair, DVD player, dishwasher, wi-fi, shared garden, terrace, shared outdoor furniture, shared barbecue, on street parking. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Turning stairs to entrance. Steps in shared garden.

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  • Aubigny

    Aubigny

    Grade
    7
    4
    1
    1
    Ref: FNC015

    This comfortable holiday house, situated at the far end of the village of Aubigny, is constructed in beautiful local stone from the Caen area. With shutters on the windows and a woodburner in the lounge, the property has a wonderful warm and cosy atmosphere. There is also a terrace with furniture, perfect for dining al fresco. The discreet owner occasionally lives in a separate wing of the building.

    This pretty house provides the ideal base for a family wanting to explore the local area as there is much to see and do close by, including a swimming pool 3km away which children will love. Visit the popular town of Caen (38km) with its many attractions. Enjoy the Jardin botanique, the Stade Michel d’Ornano, the church of Saint-Pierre, the wonderful castles, the Abbaye-aux-Dames and the spectacular Abbaye-aux-Hommes to name but a few.

    For day trips further afield, visit Bayeux (65km) and see the infamous Bayeux Tapestry, Alençon (76km) or Rouen (155km).

    Shop and restaurant 2km.

    Lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with toilet and basin, separate toilet, 4 bedrooms: 3 double, 1 single.

    Central heating, woodburner in lounge, colour TV (French channels only), dishwasher, microwave, garden, terrace, garden furniture, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. NB: Step to entrance.

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  • Saint-Germain-sur-Ay

    Saint-Germain-sur-Ay

    Grade
    8
    3
    1
    1
    Ref: FNM247

    This pretty holiday house is positioned right next to a beautiful sandy beach which you will have a superb panoramic view of from the lounge, thanks to the vast bay window. You can also take very beautiful walks, and encounter flocks of sheep, along the harbour of Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, which extends to the attractive national forest of Lessay. Saint-Germain-sur-Ay is also an ideal holiday destination from which to set off and discover fantastic tourist sites such as the Cotentin peninsula. Close to all amenities, this property provides the ideal base for a family holiday. Shop and restaurant 500m, beach 30m.

    Lounge/kitchen/diner, second lounge, shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 3 double bedrooms, one plus bunk beds.

    Electric heating, cot, highchair, two colour TVs (French channels only), DVD player, CD player, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: Steep, open-tread, spiral stairs to first floor. Sloping ceilings in some rooms.

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