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Very good
15 reviews
Cottage / maison
Le Pressoir
Part of Courtyard
Valley panorama
Early morning mist
Fireplace, salon
Salon / Lounge
Bedroom
Bedroom window
Part of gardens
Typical bedroom
B&B room
B&B room
Twin bedded room
Double Master bedroom
Double room
Cosy Calvados Cottage bedroom
Twin bedded room
Dining Room
Dining Room
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Livarot, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy

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EH1212
Stockholm
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Very nice stay!”
Reviewed 10 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We stayed with Anja and Peter at their beautiful farm in Normandy for three nights. The area is very pretty, and our kids loved to run around the farm, playing with the cats. The rooms are charming and nicely decorated. The beaches to the north is only 45 min away and lots of interesting sights in the area ( cheese factory in Livarot, the castle in Falais, village markets etc) that they gave us tips about. I can highly recommend a stay here.

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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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NickdL
Manila, Philippines
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Off the beaten track, but a truly memorable stay”
Reviewed 17 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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My family of 8 flew in to Paris from Asia and my goal was to let my children (their first trip to Europe) appreciate France for its beauty and culture outside of the traditional visit to paris, versailles, etc which we were going to do anyway.

It was perfect! beautiful countryside, cows in the meadows, galloping horses on the hills, small quaint towns along the way, lovely views. We spent one day visiting Bayeux to see the tapestry and war museums as well as the nearby beaches, and we took a more relaxed second day visiting the cheese factory in Livarot and the Saturday food market and great chateau in Falaise.

Anja and Peter were great hosts and the house was lovely! We enjoyed making a fire after a simple dinner at home, and managed a couple of walks despite the not so great weather during our visit. the kids enjoyed the cats, saw a fox, and met a couple of friendly horses next door.

Great memories!

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Liked best: homey, wonderful countryside
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Rick1238
Muskegon MI
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Absolutely Perfect!”
Reviewed 28 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

This B&B was perfect for my wife and me. After three weeks of touring Paris, Spain & Portugal, we needed a laid back, quiet, home like atmosphere. La Bousaie fit the bill perfectly. Anja was a delightful host, and provided a wonderful breakfast each morning. The view from our cottage was spectacular, and we enjoyed sitting out in the evening with a glass of wine as nightfall approached. Conveniently located close to Livarot, it was easy to shop at a local market and purchase food for a home cooked meal. The kitchen was well-appointed, with all of the basics provided, plus a number of extras that were unexpected. The bed was very comfortable, and the entire cottage was clean and very homey. We loved the massive fireplace, and had a fire each evening of our stay. The bathroom was large and super clean. We stayed at 4 and 5 star hotels during our tour, and preferred La Boursaie to those places.
It is convenient to the Normandy Beaches.

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Liked best: The home like atmosphere, and the host, Anja.
Liked least: It wasn't the easiest place to find, but once we found it, we were thrilled.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Sabden
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful location, stunning accomodation and charming hosts nearby ...go there!”
Reviewed 13 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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We are a family of 5 (3 children under age 10) and we stayed at this fantastic 16th century former cider farmstead near Livarot for 2 nights to break our journey as we were travelling from Dunkirk to the Loire Valley. It was everything we wanted and needed...and more. We had our own property (the restored cider workers' accomodation) and use of the acres of woodland and lawn... the children loved the horses. Our friendly hostess Anja delivered continental breakfast to our property each morning and we came down to a beautifully laid farmhouse table. The farmstead was ideal for visiting the interesting nearby museum & site of the last Battle of Normandy at Mont Ormel, where the Falaise Pocket was closed, as well as the village and small cheese museum at Camembert. We explored the Normandy landing beaches & our host Peter was an invaluable source of useful tips & info. We hope to stay again.

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Your age range 35-49
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Steve V
Paris
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great farm goodness!”
Reviewed 10 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012

Stayed for a weekend and loved it. Very relaxing, lovely views. Very novel accommodation -- the kitchen is an old apple press. Owls hooting at night under the stars.

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