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CONVERTED BARN SET IN THE RURAL FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE OF NORMANDY

Des Webster

Speaks English, French
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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CONVERTED BARN SET IN THE RURAL FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE OF NORMANDY

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Honfleur - Cherry Tree Cottages

2 Bedrooms, 1 bathroom upto 4/6 occupants

Berville sur Mer is a small rural hamlet six miles from the picturesque harbour town of Honfleur. Honfleur offers a wealth of fine restaurants, art galleries, museums and a fabulous 16th century wooden church. Le Havre is approximately 20 minutes drive and Calais or Boulogne are approximately two and a half to three hours drive away.

Excellent beaches can be found at Honfleur, Deauville and Trouville

Day trips to the Monet Gardens, Normandy Beaches, Bayeux Tapestry or the wonderful cathedral at Rouen is highly recommended.

Details for holiday cottage Cherry Three Cottages, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

Les Chaumières d'Arbre de cerise (Cherry Tree Cottage) is set amongst orchards and landscaped gardens, the cottage provides a haven of peace and tranquillity within an area of historic interest, stunning scenery and rolling farmland. The village of Berville-sur-Mer is just six miles from the wonderful historic harbour town of Honfleur. The cottage has been finished to an excellent standard and offer luxury accommodation with many items included. An ideal base for exploring the historical area of Calvados. Enjoy fine wine and excellent food or the more leisurely pursuits of walking, cycling or fishing. The tranquil French hamlet of Berville Sur Mer is situation on the banks of the river Seine, immediately opposite from the cottage stands the church of St Méleian, dating back to the 13th Century.
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Des Webster

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2003
Speaks English, French
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
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Reviews

Reviews

4.6
based on 14 holidaymaker reviews

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Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
average rating of 4.642857 based on 14 reviews
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Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
Orange County, C alifornia
5

The best of times

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed for two weeks in this cottage and will have a lifetime of great memories.

The accomodations are perfect - the home is very clean and includes everything you could need for your holiday. The size is bigger than expected. All the furnishings were comfortable. The wifi worked fine.
THe location is what makes this home prefect. It is centered in Normandy in a location where you canreach everything for a day trip. It is included right in the middle of 3 of the Lonely Planet best drive in Frances - the cheese tour, the Monet tour and the D-day tour. We visited sites in all and always make it back early enough to relax in the lovely grounds.
We recommend this home to all - the Websters will show you a great time.
  • Review Submitted: 15-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
5

Short break in Normandy

  • 5 out of 5
We would highly recommend this accommodation. It is ideal for exploring this area of Normandy and the Gite provides more than adequate facilities.Mr and Mrs Webster(the owners) are very friendly and helpful and have done a wonderful job in renovating Cherry Tree Cottage and its surrounding gardens.We found that all decriptions of the property were accurate.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
3

lots of small kids in Aug!

  • 3 out of 5
We went as a family with two older children as on the reviews I read it said it was suitable for us. I would say this was a place for familys with small children in August as we found there to be lots of them, they cycle and look into the gite all the time, one litle boy even knocked his head on the door glass as he couldnt see in clearly! So if you are past the point of being around small children dont go in August!
The Gite is also near the Sienne River so there is no beach nearby, the nearest one that was really nice was in Trouville which was a good half an hour drive away. (As with 'all' other places a good twenty minutes away from the Gite). There is lots of lovely countryside nearby and there are a lot of sites to go and see as long as you dont mind having a drving holiday and using this as a base.

It also said we would have wifi, but the owners went back to England when we arrived and seemed to take it with them!! So make sure you get all your details and postcodes needed for travelling around as you wont be able to look on the internet. There welcoming pack was just full of papers and magazines that were left by other visitors and I wouldnt really call it a welcome pack.
No I dont think I would recommend this to family or freinds even though we did have a lovely holiday but that was due to going out and about. The cleaning wasnt done to a very high spec, there were cobwebs all over the ceiling and in the corners and it just didnt feel very clean.
  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We would agree with the comments regarding the children, we pride ourselves in providing a safe and secure place for children of all ages to enjoy their holidays an inportant part of which is making new friends and and playing games, our facilities bring out the best in children.
Any age and nationality are able to join in together and play together under the watchfull eye of their parents in our extensive and coulerful gardens.
For those wishing to have a quieter break most of the rest of the year is ideal for just that.
We do not claim to be near sandy beaches as we are in a rural environment where the beauty of the Normandy countryside can be experienced.
business
Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
Lancashire
4

Great Family Holiday

  • 4 out of 5
We had a great family holiday at Cherry Tree Cottages. The location was fantastic for the local attractions and amenities.

The children happily played outside in the lovely gardens, in fact we struggled to get them in as they loved the open space. Des and Shiela are very welcoming and very approachable if you need assitance or guidance.

The location is very peaceful and relaxing and we would definatley take the family again.

I would reccomend Cherry Tree cottages to all.
  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
North Carolina, USA
4

Great space for an unbeatable price

  • 4 out of 5
Our family of four stayed here for a week in June. The apartment was clean and spacious, the hosts were very helpful and the location was great for exploring the area, including Honfleur, D-day sites, Bayeux tapestry and Etretat. A car is essential, as this is a rural setting.
  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2010
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
business
Converted barn set in the rural French countryside of Normandy
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p10069
+33 23 2421831
Honfleur Lisieux area
Ferndale, WA USA
5

Charming Normandy Getaway

  • 5 out of 5
Visiting from the US with our two young adult daughters, we were looking for a base from which to explore Normandy. Cherry Tree Cottages was the perfect location. It was only 10 minutes to Honfleur with groceries, dining, and shops. The easy access to the motorway made sightseeing trips to Rouen, Mont St Michel, the Bayeaux tapestry, Caen, all very easy.

As it turned out, the cottages were even more charming in person than they appeared on the website. Clean, well equipped kitchen, comfortable furniture and beds, plenty of space. Des and Sheila couldn’t have been better hosts. They even had everyone over to watch the England/US world cup soccer match. And we thoroughly enjoyed all the other guests. It was a perfect quiet country retreat and we hated to leave it for our stay in Paris.
  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
180 Kilometres
Paris - Charles De Gaulle
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Le Havre
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Le Havre
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Honfleur
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Conteville
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
St Gatien
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Conteville/Ablon
Car: necessary

The tranquil French hamlet of Berville Sur Mer situated on the banks of the river Seines. Berville-sur-Mer is just six miles from the wonderful historic harbour town of Honfleur. Only 20 miles from the port of Le Havre and Calais is approximately two and a half to three hours drive. One hour from Caen (Ouistreham ferry) and two hours from Paris.

Other Activities: Normandy beaches, historic towns, sandy beaches

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Honfleur, Lisieux area

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
HIGH SEASON
28 Jun 2014 - 29 Aug 2014
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
MID SEASON
30 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
£220
for 3 nights
From
£73
£346
 
 
LOW SEASON
1 Nov 2014 - 29 Nov 2014
3 night minimum stay
£220
for 3 nights
From
£73
£238
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes The prices for weekly bookings are based on four occupants.

All linen and towels, including one change per week for multiple week holidays.

Electricity and Water.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Honfleur in Lisieux area

Property Type:
  • cottage (terraced)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • village
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 double with standard size double bed, 1 twin with two single beds and child cot if required.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • water parks
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • horse riding
  • walking
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Children’s cots/high chairs are available when booked in advance at no extra cost.

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