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Le Mesnil Gonfroy farmhouse, private pool & garden

Farmhouse -
6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Hambye, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Le Mesnil Gonfroy is a peaceful farmhouse set in rural Normandy 20 minutes from beautiful sandy beaches. In addition to the 6 characterful bedrooms there is a well-equipped kitchen with arch through to breakfast room, a large, beamed drawing room with enormous stone fireplace, dining room with beautiful old oak table seating 14 and a games room with a table tennis table.

French doors make the mature garden accessible from every ground floor room, the garden comes equipped with furniture and a gas BBQ. The heated 10m x 5m swimming pool, set on the lower lawn away from the house, has sunloungers and pool side furniture.

Nearby the pretty village of Hambye offers bars, restaurants and a market in addition to other small shops where fresh food can be purchased. The spacious, centrally heated farmhouse has been renovated to a very high stan...
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Listing #HL98322
About the Owner
Sue S
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2009
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

The title came from the lips of a well-travelled Bavarian friend who joined us for the last few days. We've been before and I was worried that it would not measure up to last year. Despite some unfortunate weather, it surpassed the experience offered in...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank HeatherandChris
Management response:Responded 3 July 2018

Thank you Heather and Chris for your great review. I'm so glad you all had such a good time at Le Mesnil Gonfroy and enjoyed its beautiful peaceful setting. We look forward very much to welcoming you again next year. Sue

Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is our second time that we have stayed at Le Mesnil Gonfroy, & really have enjoyed ourselves. We have a disabled daughter in a wheelchair & it is really wheelchair friendly. The pool is very nice & lovely to sit round if weather is...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank B4662OJsandra
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

A spacious, clean and well maintained large farmhouse in which to spend a wonderfully relaxing holiday in the heart of Normandy. Lots of bedrooms, lots of bathrooms, lots of space generally. We have no criticisms and nothing but praise for Le Mesnil Gonfroy and its...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank davidrA3411KL
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are so glad that you and your family had such an enjoyable holiday at Le Mesnil Gonfroy and found it so relaxing. We hope very much to welcome you all again soon. Sue

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(10)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Showers
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    10 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental rates include central heating, hot water, logs, washing machine, tumble drier and private, heated outdoor pool (May - end of Oct). Discounts available for late bookings and short breaks and for small parties of 6 or less people.
We offer 20% discount on Brittany Ferries crossings. Bed linen and towels are an optional extra at £18 per person. Cots and highchairs are available at no extra cost, we do ask guests to bring their own linen for cots.
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About the neighbourhood
The pretty nearby town of Hambye has a boulangeries for warm French bread and croissants in the morning. It also has a butchers and small supermarket for everyday needs. It also has two small weekly street markets and two bar/restaurants, one of which serves excellent lunches every day. Nearby is the fabulous restaurant at the Auberge de L'Abbee, which has a wonderful ambiance and the varied menu provides a perfect choice for a special meal. The nearby romantic ruins of the Benedictine Hambye Abbey set on the banks of the River Sienne, is also a fascinating place to explore.

Other places to visit in Normandy include the Mont St Michel, the D-Day beaches, cathedral cities of Coutances and Bayeaux and numerous chateaus and abbeys including Gratot and the fairytale Pirou chateau.

The wi...
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How to get there
Airport: Dinard/Rennes: 90.0 km
Railway: Le Villedieu les Poeles: 73.0 km
Ferry: Cherbourg/Caen: 80.0 km
Brittany Ferries: sail from Portsmouth to Caen and Cherbourg
and Poole to Cherbourg.

Both French ports are approximately a 90 minute drive from Hambye.

A 20% Brittany Ferry discount is available when booking Le Mesnil Gonfroy.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.0 km.
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