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Lodging in a haven of peace "Le Vast" in the heart of the Val de Saire in the Cotentin

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage full of charm, spacious, comfortable, relaxing 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms

Welcome to the Cotentin, Normandy, in a small hamlet of Val de Saire "Le Vast"; Cottage between sea & countryside "Furnished Tourism" 3 *.

Quiet in the countryside, in the peninsula of Cotentin in the Manche, near Barfleur (elected most beautiful village in France) and Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue in Normandy, "Over the water" is a lush greenery close to the sea.

The region enjoys a mild climate all year round, which is why we find market gardening and remarkable gardens with lush vegetation. The Val de Saire is a large garden in the sea.

Exposed stone walls, bleached beams, wood stove, "Over the water" is a warm cottage with authentic charm located in a small village of Val de Saire "Le Vast" famous for its brioche.

It is a charming village Cotentin. You will have the opportunity to admire its typical small stone houses, aligned along the Saire where wild ducks paddle peacefully. Its rugged terrain, river, waterfalls, woods and houses are a picturesque village where many painters are planted their easels. Around the cottage, the beautiful Norman countryside will offer you a large number of hikes.

Our cottage has a large garden where it is good to have breakfast in the summer. Relaxing spaces are at your disposal for a reading break, a nap in the sun or a lunch.

Access to the property is via an automated portal (remote control provided upon arrival); private parking allows you to park your car near the cottage. The "Brioche's Vast" is within walking distance, 30 meters.

The peninsula of Cotentin is a paradise: wild landscapes, immense beaches, picturesque villages, remarkable gardens ... unspoilt nature to discover by browsing the many hiking trails of the Channel, The Val de Saire, The Hague, the coast of Isles, Normandy, Cherbourg, Cotentin tourist attractions are many and make photo enthusiasts happy.

Our cottage "Meublé de Tourisme" 3 * is close to several tourist sites of Normandy: - Barfleur;

- Saint-Vaast La Hougue and its island "Tatihou" ("Traversées de Tatihou" organized in August);

- Gatteville and his lighthouse;

- The Hague;

- The Côte des Isles;

- The City of the Sea in Cherbourg;

- The swamps of Carentan;

- Near the landing beaches;

- A little further Mont Saint Michel.

Many activities are available to you:

- Walks in the countryside or through the hiking trails;

- The beach ;

- Visit of exceptional gardens very numerous in the Cotentin because of the mildness of the climate;

- The Peach ;

- Diving ;

- Sailing...

But also: several equestrian centers and three golf courses (Golf of the Peninsula of Cotentin (18 holes) in Fontenay-sur-Mer to 17 kms, Golf of Cherbourg in Cotentin (9 holes) to La Glacerie to 20 kms and Golf of the Côte des Isles (18 holes) in Saint-Jean-de-la-Rivière 46 kms from the cottage).

DESCRIPTION OF THE GITE

On the ground floor: Garden view

The living room is composed of a large living room with kitchen equipped with a fridge, induction hob, oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, Nespresso coffee machine, BOSE channel and all equipment for 6 people ( 12 flat plates, hollow ... 12 forks ...) and a baby chair.

The lounge is composed of 6 seats including a convertible sofa comfort, flat screen HD (parable), DVD player around a stove (wood provided), very pleasant at the end of the day.

The bathroom is equipped with a vanity unit, a shower, a heated towel rail, a toilet and a washing machine (dryer available in an annex)

Washing machine, dryer, Dyson vacuum cleaner, cleaning products are provided.

The floor is composed of:

A large room: a bed for two people (160), a wardrobe and a chest of drawers.

A second bedroom: a bed of 140 and a bed of 90, a wardrobe half wardrobe.

Possibility of an extra bed.

Each bed has new bedding and quality (available blankets or duvets) bedside tables and chairs.

A bathroom: a cabinet two basins, a spacious shower, a heated towel rail and a toilet (bath mats provided).

On the landing, a desk, a chair and a small library.

On request, provision of baby equipment: cot (bed linen provided), bath, stroller, high chair, changing mat, potty, toilet gear.

Terrace and Garden:

The cottage opens onto a south facing terrace. The garden round the cottage, enclosed with trees.

At your disposal :

- Garden rooms;

- Deck chairs ;

- Barbecue;

- Outdoor games (ping pong, puck game, petanque game, Finnish bowling ...);

- Local to house, clean and repair if necessary your bikes or your motorcycles.

Free WIFI access.

Tourist tax included.

Discover the Val de Saire, East Coast:

Tourist Office of Val de Saire: www. tourismecotentinvaldesaire. fr

Tourist Office of Saint Vaast La Hougue: www. saint-vaast-reville. com

Discovery trails of the Val de Saire: www. val-de-sary. com / tourism / trails. html

Tatihou Island (Saint Vaast): http: // tatihou. handle. fr

Barfleur: www. the-most-beautiful-villages-de-France. org / en / barfleur-0

Visit of Saint Vaast bay La Hougue: www. attelagecotentin. com

The Lighthouse of Gatteville: www. pharedegatteville. com

Discover Cherbourg:

The City of the Sea: www. citedelamer. com

Cherbourg Tourist Office: http: // www. cherbourgtourisme. com

Discover The Hague and surroundings, West Coast:

Tourist Office of La Hague: www. lahague-tourism. com

Hiking in the Hague: http: // aladecouvertedelahague. fr

Travel to Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney and Sark: www. round-iles-express. com

Discover the landing beaches:

Utah Beach Museum: www. utah-beach. com

Arromanches Museum: www. museum-Arromanches. fr

The Crisbecq Battery: www. battery-marcouf. com

D-Day Experience: dday-experience. com

Activities in the Channel:

Tourism in the Channel: www. manchetourisme. com

Discovery of regional products of the Channel: www. mancheterroirs. fr

Discovery of the Regional Natural Park: www. Park-Cotentin-Bessin. fr

Hiking in the Channel: www. mancherandonnee. com

Nautism in the Channel: www. manchenautisme. com

Gastronomy is a strong point of the Channel: fish, crustaceans and shells of our coasts, Norman meats, dairy products ... the soil of the Cotentin is rich and the good tables at reasonable prices do not miss. Check out our selection of restaurants.

The good tables of the Val de Saire at 10mn

- Le Panoramique, 1 Village Church, The Pernelle: www. le-pan. fr

- The Fuchsias, 20 Maréchal Foch Street, Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue: www. France-fuchsias. com

- Le Chasse Marée, 8 Place General De Gaulle, Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue: www. chassemaree. net

- The Red House, 16 Anse du Brick, Maupertus-sur-Mer: www. lamaisonrouge restaurant. fr

- Tomahawk auction, 1 bis Quai de Tourville, Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue: lacrieedutomahawk. com

The good tables of Bocage Valognais 15 minutes

- Agriculture, 18 Rue Léopold Delisle, Valognes: www. hotel-agriculture. com

- The Mill of Haulle, 1 The Mill of Haulle, Yvetot-Bocage: www. lemoulindelahaulle. com

- The Yvetot Forge, 3 Tapotin, Yvetot-Bocage: www. laforgedyvetot. com

- The Galetiere, 10 Place Vicq d'Azir, Valognes: www. lagaletiere. fr

The good tables of Cherbourg at 20mn

- The Vauban, 22 Quai de Caligny: levauban-cherbourg. fr

- Cafe de Paris, 40 Quai de Caligny: restaurantcafedeparis. com

- The Satrouille, 26 Quai de Caligny: the landlord. fr

- The Patio, 5 Rue Christine: restaurant-lepatio-cherbourg. fr

- The Pily, starred restaurant, 39 Rue Grande Rue: restaurant-le-pily. com

More Details

Owner
VIAL
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Le Vast in Manche

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • lake
  • near the sea
  • river
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Quality equipment
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • The bedding is comfortable and quality to sleep well. The mattresses are protected by alèzes, two pillows are provided by people and protected by pillowcases.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pétanque Court
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Bowling center
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
All equipment is new and upscale. Secure access by an automatic gate (remote control provided on arrival)

Reviews

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Lodging in a haven of peace "Le Vast" in the heart of the Val de Saire in the Cotentin
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 32 reviews
5

Tasteful,immaculate and bright.

  • 5 of 5

The owners were charming and welcoming, the gite was immaculate and spotless. Although the gite was not on its own private site it was very private and secluded nestling in a large mature and spacious garden. Highly recommended, many thanks to Francoise and Thierry. Ian and Lynn.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comment. We are always happy that our guests spend a pleasant stay in our beautiful area. Your well-being at home remains our greatest reward. Thank you again for your kindness, you will always be welcome "Au fil de l'eau". Sincerely. Françoise and Thierry
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5

A beautiful house in a lovely part of France

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful house, exactly how it looks in the photos. Françoise and Thierry went out of their way to make us feel at home and our children loved playing with Wendy the dog! Sadly we did not explore the area as much as we wanted as my husband was taken ill. However we are planning our next visit and will definitely be returning to Au Fil de l'Eau very soon!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's always a great joy to welcome you to our home and your well-being with us is our greatest reward. thank you again for your kindness and you will always be welcome. Sincerely. Françoise and Thierry
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5

Stilvolles, bestens ausgestattetes Haus in guter Lage

  • 5 of 5

Die sehr netten Vermieter haben das Haus hervorragend und geschmackvoll ausgestattet. Es ist alles da, was man braucht. Hochwertige Qualität und alles neu und durchdacht (super Kaminofen, Induktionskochfeld, Kochgeschirr, Besteck, Waschmaschine, Trockner in einem Nebengebäude). Brennholz, Spülmittel, Küchentücher, Putzzeug, Toilettenpapier, Gewürze, Öl inkl. Wir haben noch Bettwäsche und Handtücher gemietet und können das empfehlen. Das Haus liegt auf dem Grundstück der Eigentümer, ist aber trotzdem "für sich". In einem kleinen Nebenhaus befindet sich eine Infrarotsauna. In einer Minute zu Fuß befindet sich ein Bäcker, mit dem Auto ist man in 10 Minten in La-Vaast-de-la Hogue am Hafen und kann Austern kaufen. Im Vorort gibt es Supermarkt, Tankstelle etc. Barfleur ist nicht weit und auch die anderen Sehenswürdigkeiten nicht. Tolle Sandstrände und Küstenwanderwege. Wir hatten Pech mit dem Wetter, aber in diesem Haus kann man den Urlaub auch genießen. Gute Betten. Ein Bad oben bei den beiden Schlafzimmern , eine Dusche noch im EG im Gäste-WC/Hauswirtschaftsraum. Französisches TV, Radio. Das Haus fanden wir für uns zwei ideal. Die zwei Hunde vor Ort sind sehr freundlich und spielen gerne. Absolute Ruhe, man hört nur die Vögel zwitschern und schaut auf weidende Schafe. Wir haben nur einen kleinen Bewertungsabzug, wofür die Vermieter nichts können: die Internetverbindung ist schlecht. Wir haben den Laptop mit ins Auto genommen und sind ans Meer gefahren und haben mit Blick auf das Wasser und den Strand gearbeitet, mal was anderes, wenn man schon im Urlaub arbeiten muss. Wir kommen bestimmt einmal wieder.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wir sind immer glücklich, dass unsere Gastgeber einen angenehmen Aufenthalt in unserer schönen Region und in unserer Unterkunft verbringen, das ist unsere größte Belohnung. Gute Fortsetzung und im Vergnügen warum nicht, Sie wieder zu erhalten "Au fil de l'eau". Aufrichtige Begrüßungen Thierry und Françoise
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5

Wunderschönes Ferienhaus in ruhiger Lage

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben eine entspannte und erholsame Urlaubswoche in diesem wunderschönen Ferienhaus verbracht.

Das Haus bietet ausreichend Platz für bis zu fünf Personen, ist sehr gut ausgestattet und liebevoll dekoriert. Bei schönem Wetter lädt der Garten mit seinen vielfältigen Sitzmöglichkeiten zum Verweilen und Entspannen ein. In der Scheune stehen außerdem eine Tischtennisplatte und ein Kicker zur Nutzung bereit. Die Vermieter sind sehr sympathisch und zuvorkommend. Sie geben gerne Tips und Informationen für Ausflüge in der Region. Zu unserer Ankunft brannte schon ein einladendes und wärmendes Feuer im Kamin, außerdem standen Obst und Haselnüsse aus dem eigenen Garten bereit. Über das Angebot, Obst und Salat im Garten zu pflücken, haben wir uns besonders gefreut!

Le Vast ist ein hübscher und ruhiger kleiner Ort im Val de Saire und ein guter Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge auf dem Cotentin.

Merci pour tout à Thierry et Françoise!

Markus und Martina

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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4

Ruhige Lage

  • 4 of 5

Ein Haus auf dem Land und viel Natur. Das Haus ist gut ausgestattet. Die Vermieter sind sehr nett und geben Tipp's für die Umgebung. Für Fahrradtouren ist die Umgebung etwas ungeeignet. Wie haben täglich mit dem lieben Hund gespielt.

Bei schönem Wetter sitzen vor dem Haus möglich und auch die Liegewiese einfach toll.

Wir geben die 4 Sterne nur weil das zweite Bad unten ist und die Wendeltreppe wirklich eng war. Ansonsten 5 Sterne

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Just perfect. 5 star. Always again :-)

  • 5 of 5

Just perfect. 5 star. Always again :-)

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Maupertus
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Le Vast
Nearest Ferry
22 Kilometres
Cherbourg Octeville
Nearest Golf
17 Kilometres
La Glacerie
Nearest Train
21 Kilometres
Cherbourg Octeville
Nearest Motorway
110 Kilometres
A13
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
l'Etolan
Nearest Ski
850 Kilometres
Les Alpes
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Saint Vaast la Hougue
Car: recommended

At Cherbourg: Sea Museum and Museum of the Liberation. Excellent restaurants on the coast (seafood and more) TATIHOU Island in Saint Vaast with museum; crossing in amphibious boat. Numerous hiking trails / mountain biking (greenway) / horseback riding; rivers and ponds in the area. Day beaches nearby.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Le Vast, Manche

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Moyenne saison
7 Apr 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Avant saison
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£571
for 7 nights
£571
 
 
Haute saison
7 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£768
for 7 nights
£768
 
 
Moyenne saison
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Basse saison
29 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£430
for 7 nights
£430
 
 
Moyenne saison
20 Oct 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Basse saison
3 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£430
for 7 nights
£430
 
 
Moyenne saison
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Haute saison
29 Jun 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£786
for 7 nights
£786
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £438.87

Hors vacances scolaires : Possibilité midweek : 390 € et WE : 245 €.
OPTIONS : Ménage de départ : Forfait 70 € / Fourniture des draps : 15 €/lit/semaine / Fourniture serviettes de bain : 5 €/ pers. (comprend une grande serviette de bain, une petite, un gant pour chaque personne)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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