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charming house in the park of a XVIII castle, historic monument

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Ideally located 3 km from Bayeux and 7 km from the landing beaches

Three kilometers from the center of Bayeux and 7 kilometers from the sea, this charming house of the eighteenth century, completely restored, is located in the park of Barbeville Castle, historical monuments. The location is ideal for exploring all the landing sites, the beautiful town of Bayeux and the beautiful Bessin region, but also to enjoy the beaches, tennis ownership and Omaha Beach Golf.

The house of 200 m2 consists of a ground floor with an entrance, a laundry, a toilet with washbasin, a kitchen opening onto a large dining room, and a very large and comfortable living room. On the 1st floor there is a toilet, three bedrooms and two bathrooms very modern bathrooms, one of them communicating with two bedrooms. The set is decorated with research and refinement giving this house a very cozy atmosphere. An outdoor terrace facing south can enjoy the sun and the view of a lovely garden and a beautiful panorama.

The park has tennis, a trampoline and a table tennis table, all in a quiet environment and greenery neat ... the superb golf of Omaha Beach in Port-en-Bessin (36 holes) is 7 kilometers.

The small town of Bayeux, 3 kilometers away, preserved during the war, has preserved its historical value with its 12th century cathedral, half-timbered houses, numerous mansions dating from the 17th and 18th centuries. The charm of its market on Saturday morning makes it a curiosity for the whole region. A nice and very interesting museum of art and history has been completely renovated recently ...

The region of Bessin around Bayeux offers many historic mansions and castles from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries, most of which are visitable. If you are a lover of the gardens, you can organize a circuit: garden of the castle of Brécy known for its hedges of boxwood, garden of Castillon with the innumerable varieties of flowers ....

Among the many day trips are: Mont Saint-Michel (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the Channel Islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Serck and Alderney. The Chausey Islands are particularly notable for their tidal range. The Bay of Veys is a paradise for birds, next to the Cotentin marshes with beautiful landscapes.

More Details

Owner
Christian Delecourt
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Barbeville in Calvados

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • river
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Bath with Shower
    - Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Quality equipment, fully tiled bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • In the pink room the double bed can be configured as two single beds. Large closet-wardrobe in the pink room Dresser with drawers and wardrobe in the corridor for the blue room. The master bedroom has a dressing room adjoining the bathroom. baby beds available free of charge
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Bowling center
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A trampoline is available next to the tennis Two football cages allow you to play A small children portico You have sand for the little ones

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

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charming house in the park of a XVIII castle, historic monument
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely stunning home and a perfect location. We stayed 4 nights for the D Day anniversary with my adult sons (20’s) and we can’t say enough about this place and the host. I would very highly recommend this home to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

fantastic coach house

  • 5 of 5

we had a wonderful time staying in the coach house to the Chateau in Barbeville. We had wonderful weather cycling to the D Day beaches and Bayeux to see the tapestry

The house was really comfortable and beautifully equipped and decorated and our hosts M and Mme Delacourt were so charming and helpful. They gave us great recommendations for restaurants and places to visit.This is one of the best places I have stayed in as a holiday home and we would all love to come back to explore more of Bayeux and cycle around more of the countryside

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home within minutes of the D-day beaches.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I along with two other couple's ended our three week journey across France with a week's stay at this beautiful home. The house is large with plenty of room to sit around in the evening and review the days experiences. The town of Bayeux is five minutes away with a number of excellent restaurants, grocery stores, and things to see. We have rented homes in the past throughout Europe and this was a bargain. The owners could not have been more cooperative and helpful. When we arrived we needed to do a week's worth of laundry for the six of us and Christian offered to drive with us into town to find a grocery and laundromat. Truly the nicest of people. I would highly recommend this property to anyone traveling to this part of France. If seeing the D-Day sites is on your trips agenda you won't find a better home base.

  • Review Submitted: 07-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lee, his wife and their four friends are really the perfect guests... Marie-Christine and I were so happy to have welcome them. We had the opportunity to help them when they arrived in order to find everything they need. They are both discreet and curious about the region, as well as the history and people. Yes, Lee, you, your family and your friends are welcome again at any time you want...
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5

Magical place

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 5 with 3 young boys and finding the perfect place to go for each holidays is not an easy task. The Chateau de Barbeville really exceeded our expectations. The house is just beautiful, spacious, well designed to either have a family meal together or flop in front of the TV with a great choice of films on DVD. Everything was already there, nothing to worry about like buying simple but important things such as loo rolls, sponges, household products, etc. When we arrived, we had such warm welcome from Christian. Fresh bread, milk, butter and absolutely delicious home made jam were in the fridge, such thoughtful gesture after a 10 hour drive. Christian gave us great advice on where to go which we all followed. The other great thing about the place is it is very child friendly. The boys were playing tennis or the youngest spending his time on the swings. They played football with Christian's grand children. It was all happy family. The house is also close to any sites of interest which is a plus when you don't have to spend hours in the car to visit touristic attractions. Thank you very much for your warm welcome. We will certainly come back.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely home! Perfect place to stay in Normandy.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed four nights in this lovely house on the grounds of this historic chateau. Just wish we could have stayed longer! The downstairs has a very nice kitchen, living room, laundry room, and water closet. The upstairs has three large bedrooms that are beautifully decorated. One bedroom has its own bath. The other two share a bathroom. The water closet is just down the hall. The grounds are also lovely. The location is just a short distance outside of Bayeux, which made it a perfect place to stay and explore from there. We didn't get to meet the Delacourts, but their cousine and her husband met us and took us through the house at the beginning of our stay. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jane and her family are really perfect guests ! Unfortunately we couldn't welcome them ourselves. Fortunately my cousine Christine and her husband did it... They spent four days in the house besides the chateau. All of them are absolutely charming and discret. They leaved the house quite clean. Jane, you are welcome at any time, and we hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you ourselves that time.
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5

Beautiful property in a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

The property is truly beautiful and comfortably housed two couples with two children. The owner checked us in and provided great restaurant and tourist suggestions. I would highly recommend this property for anyone looking to visit the historical beaches in Normandy. All beaches and airborne drop locations are about a 30 minute drive from the property. So it was a perfect base-location for our party.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alex, Many thanks for your appreciation. Marie-Christine and I are quite happy you really enjoy your stay in our house with your friends and your two charming daughters. As you know we are beginners and our commitment is a perfect satisfaction of our guests... Obviously the house is for you at any time ! We hope you'll come back soon.
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Location

Nearest Airport
28 Kilometres
Caen Carpiquet
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Bayeux
Nearest Ferry
35 Kilometres
Caen Ouistrham
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Omaha beach (Port en Bessin)
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Bayeux
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Kilometres
Paris - Cherbourg
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Bayeux
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Longues sur mer
Car: recommended

Bayeux is the center of all these tourist attractions:

Circuit of the landing beaches

Omaha Beach American Cemetery

German and English military cemeteries

Arromanches Museum

Batteries of Longues on sea

Pointe du Hoc

Caen Memorial

Museum of the Battle of Normandy (Bayeux)

Tapestry of Queen Mathilde (XIth century)

Bayeux Cathedral

Many historic mansions and castles

etc ..

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Barbeville, Lower Normandy

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
 
printemps 2018
17 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£703
for 4 nights
From
£158
£1,124
 
 
Intersaison 6
2 Jul 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£777
for 4 nights
From
£177
 
 
haute saison 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,306
for 7 nights
From
£177
 
 
Automne 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 4 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£685
for 4 nights
From
£154
£1,120
 
 
printemps 2019
30 Mar 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
4 night minimum stay
£703
for 4 nights
From
£158
£1,080
 
 
Haute saison 2019
29 Jun 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,417
for 7 nights
From
£192
 
 
Automne 2019
31 Aug 2019 - 4 Nov 2019
4 night minimum stay
£703
for 4 nights
From
£158
£1,080
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£664
for 4 nights
From
£148
£1,036
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £878.44
Frais de ménage £70.28
Stay tax £1.49 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Frais de ménage en option : 75 €
Chauffage (mi-saison) : compter 60 € pour 7 nuits
Chauffage hier : compter 80 € pour 7 nuits

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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