Rural Retreat Centrally Located for D-Day Beaches & Mont St Michel - Gite Lily

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Last updated: 08/17/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A stone barn conversion comprising 2 two bedroom cottages/gîtes, renovated in 2010, to a high standard. They are located 800m from the village which has a restaurant, village shop, post office, bakery, butchers, garage and riding school. The houses are surrounded by fields of cows and horses, 100m off a quiet road.

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Gite Lily: France Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 465280ha

This converted stone barn has been made into two self-catering 2-bedroom properties, each sleeping 4 people comfortably with the option of a travel cot in each. The gîtes/cottages, can be rented together or apart and have been newly renovated in 2010 with all new furnishings. There is a double bedroom and a twin / superking bedroom in each gîte, with new hotel quality beds. The properties have broadband/wifi access including free international telephone calls. Gîte Lily has a small, south facing enclosed garden with a terrace area and barbeque. The houses are in a very quiet spot ,surrounded by fields with horses and cows, but within walking distance (800m) of the village, which has a restaurant (lunch only), bakery, play ground, post office, butcher, tennis court, equestrian centre and two bars. Moyon is in the centre of la Manche, an hour from Cherbourg and Caen ferry ports, and an hour and a half from Dinard airport (with Ryanair flights), and from Deauville airport.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 08/17/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 70 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Both gites have one bedroom with twin beds that can be converted to a superking. We can provide a travel cot, and all the necessary bedding, hit chair, plastic plates, cutlery etc. We also have baby baths and potties....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 2 has two hotel quality zip-link beds that can be linked together to make a superking bed depending on requirements. Just let us know in advance so we can make up your beds as you would like them, double or singles. We also have travel cots and travel cot bedding, including baby sleeping bags....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • In the bathroom there is also a washing machine.


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Sky satellite freeview channels...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    We provide an external hard drive with 100's of films....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace:

    Wood burner with a complimentary load of wood....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    With wood burner....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove:

    Wood burner with a complimentary load of wood....moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached


Write a review 4.9
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Oct 29 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$347 $704
Christmas/New Year
Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2017
3 night min stay
Low Season
Jan 2 - Mar 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$347 $704
Low-Mid Season
Mar 31 - Apr 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$373 $747
Mid Season
Apr 28 - Jun 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$400 $853
High Season
Jun 30 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $106.67
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included


Our preferred payment method is by credit card, which also gives you the best protection and guarantees. However, we prefer to use our own credit card facilities (via Paybox) and not those of any particular listing sites. We can also take payment using Paypal or bank transfer in either Euros or Sterling.

For winter rentals of up to 6 months, between 1 October and 30 March, please contact owner

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/17/2016
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52 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
0.8 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
70 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
24 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Saint Lo
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A84 junction 39
0.8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
36 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
St Martin de Brehal

Car: Necessary

Moyon is centrally located in La Manche, and ideally placed for visiting all the local attractions. To the west are beautiful sandy beaches and the historic town of Granville, birthplace of Dior, and Mont St Michel. To the south are areas of exceptional beauty as you drive to Villedieu les Poeles or Vire; to the East is Caen, and to the North are the D-Day landing beaches and Bayeux. In Moyon there is a horse riding centre and there are sporting activities all around us - parachuting, golf, microlight aircraft, bungy jumping, swimming pool complex, beautiful walks and bike rides.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: I am a single mum, with two great girls aged 10 & 118. I run an ecommerce selling produce from over 100 local suppliers.

Why the Owner Chose Moyon, France:
I came to France when I was 24 and saw this house near the village of Moyon and fell in love with it. We moved here in the September of 1995, and gradually began converting one of the barns. Now 17 years later, we are still working on improvements on the property, all though finally most of that is actually happening on the main house.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
I fell in love with this area on my first visit to Bayeux and that was the basis of our search for a new home. We are very well located for visiting the local sites. We are equi-distant to most of them, such as Bayeux, Granville, Cherbourg, Mont St Michel. There is also a very lively music scene locally, which never fails to surprise people.

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Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 08/17/2016

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  • Gite Lily

    Gite Lily

  • Poppy Sitting Room

    Poppy Sitting Room

  • Lily double bedroom

    Lily double bedroom

  • Poppy twin bedroom

    Poppy twin bedroom

  • St Martin de Brehal

    St Martin de Brehal

  • Lily sitting room

    Lily sitting room

  • Lily twin

    Lily twin

  • Les Roches de Ham

    Les Roches de Ham

  • La Chapelle sur Vire

    La Chapelle sur Vire

  • The terraced garden

    The terraced garden

  • Bicycling on the road from the gites to the villag

    Bicycling on the road from the gites to the villag

  • Gites Poppy & Lily

    Gites Poppy & Lily

  • Poppy double bedroom

    Poppy double bedroom

  • Poppy Kitchen

    Poppy Kitchen

  • Gite Poppy

    Gite Poppy

  • Walks around Moyon

    Walks around Moyon

  • Front of the properties

    Front of the properties

  • The gardens

    The gardens

  • Playground at La Chapelle sur Vire

    Playground at La Chapelle sur Vire

  • Market Day, St Lo

    Market Day, St Lo

  • Bastille Day fireworks at Granville

    Bastille Day fireworks at Granville

  • The terraced garden - peaceful

    The terraced garden - peaceful

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