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Spacious holiday home in the Fishing Village of Grandcamp-Maisy

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 5

The house has been tastefully decorated and furnished The ground floor is open plan, with seating around the fire with reading lamp. The lounge area has a comfortable leather sofa with two armchairs, English and French TV and DVD player. The round dining table sits 4 people and can extend to sit 6 people. The corner kitchen has a gas cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee maker for expresso and filter. The sideboard has a good selection of china, cutlery and serving dishes. A washing machine is available. The house has full central heating, double glazing plus a woodburner. There is WIFI throughout the house. The garage has a table tennis table.

More Details

Owner
Louise Gunningham
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 November, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for everything while we were with you. The house was perfect - gave us a great base to be together. It was exactly what I imagined it to be... we all loved the time there. Be sure to add me to your list of recommendations should anyone want additional information!

Meeting you was a plus...!!

Bill and I think we'd like to come back someday....probably not for a few years but we will be back!

Linda & Bill - Fairfax Virgina USA







Thanks again for the incredible, informative and outstanding hospitality you so graciously gave. Beyond the fact that you contributed so much to the atmosphere, the Mirabelle was charming and a great place to be able to 'feel' the aura of the area. Grandcamp Maisey could not have been more quaint and appealing for our expectations. The early morning trips of our grand kids to the local boulangerie for baguettes will forever be a pleasant memory in our minds.

Sallie and Denny Hutton
Nov 2007
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Caen
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Tabac
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Cherbourg/Caen
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Omaha Beach Golf Club
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Bayeux/Lison
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
La Cambe
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
www.restolamaree.com
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Grandcamp Maisy
Car: recommended

Mirabelle is situated in Grandcamp-Maisy. This is a small, friendly seaside village between the Normandy D-day landing beaches of Omaha and Utah. There are excellent choices of restaurants, cafes and bars all within 10 minutes walking distance of your holiday home. You will also find in the village all essential shops, supermarket, Boulangerie, Chemist, Post Office etc. A 5 minutes drive to the main N13 giving easy access to all areas of Normandy. It is a 45 minute drive from the ferry ports of Cherbourg and Caen. The drive time from Calais is 3 1/2 hour. Grandcamp Maisy is an excellent base to visit WW11 sites and the historic towns of Carentan, St Lo and St Mare Eglise and the beaches of Omaha and Utah.Bayeux with its medieval buildings, cathedral and theTapestry is a 20 minute drive. Many guests leave saying, they came to see the History, but would love to return as there is so much more to enjoy in Calvados.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Grandcamp-Maisy in Calvados

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • A large walk-in tiled 'Italian' shower, hand basin and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • All bedrooms have bedside tables, chest of drawers and hanging space.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The owner is happy to prepare and serve a meal for you on your first evening.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Spacious holiday home in the Fishing Village of Grandcamp-Maisy
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5

Fantastic Stay

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time during our Easter weekend trip to Normandy. This property was a fantastic place to stay and the owner, Louise really made an extra effort to make it feel welcoming and like home for you. My kids were able to make use of Louise's garden for playing and even an Easter egg hunt. The house was well located for the things we came to see like; Mont-Saint-Michel, Bayeux, Caen and all sorts of WWII history. I would absolutely stay there again, as Louise is such a great host and the property marks all the boxes for my young family of 6.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Joe, it was a delight for me to welcome you and your lovely family. The egg and spoon race will stay with me for ever!
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Holiday above expectations

  • 4 of 5

This is a pleasant french style house in a fishing village. The 20 minute walk to town has everything you need close by without the need to rely on a car. Louise is a very welcoming host and made the whole family feel very welcome. If we come back to Normandy, we would visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable, great host. Perfect location for the D-Day beaches and museums. recommended.

  • 4 of 5

Nice French rural property in an excellent location to visit all the D-Day landing beaches and museums, well worth the trip.

The house is cosy and warm with a comfortable seating area, nice big log fire and all facilities you could require. Functional kitchen if you want to eat in, good bathroom with an excellent walk in shower. Louise is an excellent host and very helpful. Stayed 5 days, loved it!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cosy house, very close to beaches and the town with access to beautiful restaurants and pretty harbour.

Our host was so helpful, booking restaurants for us and advising on local attractions. Her lovely dog nad cat were a bonus for our daughter.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sally, thank you so much for commenting on your stay....it was lovely meeting you all.
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

A perfect place to stay if exploring the area or just relaxing - we were very lucky with the weather that made the stay just perfect.

Louise was amazing from start to finish and made us feel so welcome. Would highly recommend staying here. :)

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Superb accomodation

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Mirabelle for an Easter break with the family (2 adults 3 children 16,11,10). The cottage was just what we wanted and has a real French feel and is very well equipped. Louise was really chatty and helpful with advise about the area and arranged to have the burner lit when we returned from a long day out exploring. Maisy proved an excellent location for exploring the Normandy beach and historic towns like Bayeux.

I cant recommend Mirabelle highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a delight meeting you all, thank you so much for taking the time to review Mirabelle. I will work on trying not to talk so much!!!
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Grandcamp-Maisy, Calvados

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
 
Christmas and New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£318
for 3 nights
From
£106
£662
 
 
Spring
17 Feb 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£318
for 4 nights
From
£79
£441
 
 
Late Spring
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£318
for 4 nights
From
£79
£485
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£688
for 7 nights
£688
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£318
for 3 nights
From
£106
£618
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The rental is inclusive of bed linen, towels and tea towels and utilities.
During July and August the changeover day is WEDNESDAY, this is to help you avoid higher weekend travel costs and heavy motorway traffic. Also to enjoy the many events that happen over the weekends.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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