River Cottage ~ 3 bedroom holiday cottage ~ sleeps 6
Child friendly self catering holiday accommodation in Normandy
River Cottage, overlooking the River Douve and alongside a teaming wildlife pond, combines the rustic charm of an ancient farm building with all the comforts of modern-day living. Totally refurbished the self catering Cottage is designed for at least six people in its three beautifully decorated and furnished bedrooms.
The Cottage's large country-style lounge - affording wonderful views over the peaceful countryside - is a room specially designed for relaxation and harmony. Between the cool ceramic tiled floor and the elegant pine ceiling lie comfortable sofas, occasional tables, a flat screen television with UK channels & dvd player, a music centre, iPod & iPad docking station and toy box full toys, books & jigsaws keep them entertained and a host of games for those family nights at home. WI-FI Internet access.
As with everything at La Mare Chappey's holiday accommodation, it has been designed to be “child friendly” and safe, with a secure patio area - so no little escapes! The traditional stable door is ideal for letting in a cooling breeze, but again the little ones are secure with the bottom being closed.
Newly re-fitted contemporary kitchen for 2014 being spacious and well-equipped kitchen and polished solid pine floors adjacent dining area is home-from-home - with dishwasher, cooker, microwave, large fridge/freezer, coffee-maker and all the pots, pans, crockery and utensils required for those long and leisurely evening meals with friends and family.
The Master Bedroom, with its large and inviting King-sized bed - is generously sized with oak beams complementing the soft cream and pale green colour scheme, overlooks the wildlife pond,
Whilst the chic peach room, with its stylish decoration, is furnished with two comfortable single beds. Both are equipped with more than adequate storage, drawer and hanging space. Black-out blinds so they sleep that little bit longer!
Meanwhile, La Mer Bedroom has been designed as an adventure for the little ones... In bright seaside colours, the room has modern bunk beds and a fun wardrobe and cupboard system which will encourage even the untidiest of youngsters to clear up after themselves! Black-out blinds so they sleep that little bit longer!
New for 2014 contemporary family bathroom incorporates an ultra-modern small bath for the little ones with power shower over and matching stylish sanitary ware
Apart from having the freedom to roam and explore the five acres of private land which makes up the La Mare Chappey estate, guests staying at River Cottage have their own secluded patio area - equipped with tables and chairs for 6, barbecue and outside lighting.
Wonderful during the day when all that can be heard is the trickling of the water in the nearby river and its accompanying wildlife, and totally relaxing during those balmy evenings for an alfresco meal or bottle of wine with friends and family... Better still, great for mum and dad to unwind while the youngsters safely have fun in La Mare Chappey's activity fields.