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The Longère - Farmhouse Holiday Rental in Fleury, Manche, France
Charming holiday cottage near to Villedieu-les-Poeles, Normandy, France
La Haute Hague offers you a choice of three charming and family friendly cottages - the Cidrerie (1 bedroom), the Stables (3 bedrooms. Low season 1 bedroom option available ) and the Longère (available as either 3 or 4 bedroom property). The fourth property at La Haute Hague is the Farmhouse where the owners live on site.
Each cottage has been luxuriously furnished to provide the perfect family home from home. The kitchens are fully equipped with high-quality appliances and the upper floors are spacious, carpeted and comfortably furnished.
Additionally The Stables is perfect for those guests requiring ground floor accommodation as it offers a downstairs twin bedroom with an en-suite shower and toilet!
Broadband internet is available in each cottage via Wifi.
La Haute Hague is set in 3 acres of delightful shared gardens and grounds which provide a safe environment for children to run and play as well as sunny and shady spots to relax in. Each property has excellent views; of the large lawn at the front which is suitable for all sorts of sports and games and to the rear overlooking the surrounding fields and valley.
Guests are invited to use the sunroom and barbecue area or to use one of the mobile barbeques in order to dine alfresco during the long summer evenings. A selection of seating and tables can be found around the grounds.
Yours hosts – Paul and Lisa live in the Farmhouse at La Haute Hague, ensuring that the cottages are maintained in perfect condition.. During the week, Lisa works for a French bank and Paul looks after the property and gardens. In the evenings they are often in great demand to make up numbers for Badminton or football, which is frequently played on the large front lawn but they are equally happy to remain at a distance to respect guests' privacy.
There are plenty of things to do and places to see in the area, and La Haute Hague is ideally located for these attractions. For instance, the seaside town of Granville with its miles of sandy beaches is just 20 minutes away, the world famous island monastery at Mont-st-Michel is just 45 minutes away and within 60 minutes are the Normandy Landing Beaches as well as the town of Bayeux with the famous Bayeux Tapestry.
For the golf enthusiast, there are two courses at Granville, and one lakeside course at St Manvieu Bocage, on the route to Vire.
All three courses are approximately 30 minutes distance by car from La Haute Hague.
Whilst prices are per property and arrival/departure dates in the high season are specified, Paul and Lisa are happy to discuss discounts for group bookings and if possible different arrival/departure dates outside of high season if required. Please contact us if you require additional beds to those specified in the properties. We will try to be flexible to suit your needs.
Recent comments from visitors include:-
..'Our third trip to Normandy and we must say our Best Gite Stay! Wonderful accommodation, we have already booked for our return trip next year'.
Dennis – Germany
..'Thank you so much for a magnificent holiday in La Haute Hague. This has been in my experience the best holiday I have ever been on’.
Thomas (aged 11) – Ireland
We haven’t had enough time to see half the things we would like to see so we’ll tray and cram a few more in next time – we’ll be back!
The McFarlane Clan - Rochdale.
Wow! What a fabulous Gite! In the 4 years that we have been coming to France this is the best place we have stayed by a mile!
Emma, Simon, Joel & Alex - Rugby
Holiday Accommodation at The Longère
The Longère is a 3 or 4 bedroom cottage sleeping 6 or 8 people (prices quoted as a 3 bedroom property) making it perfect for large families or two families or friends sharing. Originally a farmhouse barn The Longere has been lovingly converted to the highest standard and is filled with traditional features including beamed ceilings and exposed stone walls The addition of high quality modern fittings and comfortable furniture has produced a pleasing blend of both old and new. On three floors the Longère offers:
- Kitchen - fully fitted modern kitchen overlooking a dining area complete with traditional oak farm house dining table.
- Living room - with comfortable seating and a large oak chest containing books and games. French doors open onto a sunny wooden terrace overlooking gardens and valley.
- Two double bedrooms - both large and comfortable
- Shower room - large family shower room comprising shower, toilet and handbasin.
- Twin bedroom - with en-suite comprising shower, toilet and handbasin.
- Further twin bedroom - available when property rented as a 4 bedroom accommodation.
All bedrooms are luxuriously carpeted. Bedding and bed linen are provided.
Towels are available when booked in advance for a small additional fee.
Oil fired central heating available.
For small children, a Baby Pack including travel cot, high chair and stair gates can be hired at a small additional cost when requested in advance.
Internet (Wifi) available
About Fleury in Manche, Normandy
Whilst in the countryside La Haute Hague is at the same time close to both the A84 and the D7 roads. making it ideally placed for exploring the delights of Normandy. Nearby is the historic and busy town of Villedieu-les-Poeles (5 minutes) which is famous for its copperware and where you will find numerous bars, pavement cafes and restaurants as well a large weekly market.
The coastal town of Granville (25 minutes) as well as being a lovely shopping centre has miles of sandy beaches, numerous restaurants and a casino.
Further to the south is the delightful town of Avranches (20 minutes) and to the north and east, Countances (25 minutes) with its magnificent cathedrals, Bayeux (1 hour) with its tapestry and Caen (1 hour) with its shopping centre and museum.
See Local guide and map for information on nearby towns and facilities.
How To Get To Fleury in Manche, North West France
By ferry the closest ports and journey time from port to La Haute Hague are:
- Caen (60 minutes)
- St Malo (60 minutes)
- Cherbourg (90 minutes)
- Le Havre (90 - 120 minutes)
- Calais (approx 4 hours)
See Local guide and map for information on nearby towns and airports.
Facilities at The Longère
|Bedrooms||2 double, 1 twin|
|Suitability||Non-smoking, Suitable for children, Unsuitable for the elderly, Unsuitable for wheelchair access|
|Internal facilities||Board Games, CD player, Central heating (oil), DVD player, English satellite TV, Hairdryer, Hi-fi system, Internet Access, Wi-Fi Broadband Internet, Owner on site, Radio, TV, VCR|
|Kitchen facilities||Cooker, Dishwasher, Fridge-Freezer, Gas hob, Gas oven, Ironing facilities, Microwave, Washing machine|
|External features on site||Barbecue, Garden, Scenic views|
The large front lawn is an absolute favourite with children and parents alike as there is lots of space to run and play in safety. There is sufficient room for a spot of football or cricket and we have available a badminton/tennis net for your use.
There is also a full size table tennis table available.
Availability at The Longère
Availability last updated on: - Saturday, May 18, 2013
- Booked / Unavailable
|Accommodation rental period||Tariff|
|20 May 2013 - 24 May 2013||
£379.00 per property per week
|25 May 2013 - 19 July 2013||
£399.00 per property per week
|20 July 2013 - 30 August 2013||
£599.00 per property per week
|31 August 2013 - 27 September 2013||
£399.00 per property per week
Additional price information
- Add £100 to listed prices for bookings on a 4 bedroom/max 8 persons basis.
- Electricity is monitored and normal usage is included in the weekly rental cost. A charge may be made for excessive use. (We have never yet needed to charge this!)
- Central heating fuel costs are not included.
- Bedding and bed linen are included in the rental cost
- Towels are available when prebooked at a cost of £4 per person per week (one hand towel and one bath towel per person).
- Baby pack available including travel cot, high chair, stair gate, baby bath and potty when reserved in advance, hire fee £15 per week. Please note that you will need to bring your own blankets and linen for the travel cot.
- Refundable breakages deposit required.
- Internet (Wifi) available
Email the owner
To contact owner directly
(Advertising since November 2006)
Tel: + 33 (0)2 33 61 19 85
Languages spoken by owner English, French
Please mention French Connections.