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Idyllic house set in the countryside of Normandy with a heated swimming pool

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,453 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 - 15 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8 + baby 5 bedrooms

Le Logis is a beautiful 250 year old granite cottage in the heart of the Normandy countryside. It has a homely atmosphere with comfortable accommodation & modern conveniences. A cozy lounge with wooden beams & a wood burner set in a huge granite fireplace, TV/DVD (English & French).The kitchen/dining area is fully equipped with a large electric oven with six gas hobs, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, coffee maker, toaster, high chair, etc..

We have 5 bedrooms: the first bedroom has an antique four poster double bed next to a bathroom & toilet; second has a en-suite canopied double bed with a door leading to the third room which can accommodate a small child or baby; fourth is with twin beds that can be made into a double & the fifth has bunk beds.

There is a very large private outside area that has breathtaking views a heated swimming pool with a terrace for BBQ, sunbathing & watching the children enjoy playing in the field or on the swings & slide.

More Details

Tina Boe-Hansen
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, swedish, danish, norwegian
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017


Sainte-Marguerite-de-Carrouges Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1453 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Baby Gate
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 1 is downstairs with a separate toilet next door. Bathroom 2 is an en suite in bedroom 2. All towels supplied.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 3 - 1 child bed , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
  • Bedroom 2 also has a cot in the room. Bedroom 3 leads off bedroom 2 for a young child & baby. Bedroom 4 has twin beds or a double. Bedroom 5 has bunk beds. All bedding supplied.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • 6 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

Idyllic house set in the countryside of Normandy with a heated swimming pool
average rating of 4.96 based on 50 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Just spent an idyllic week holidaying here. In 40 years of renting holiday villas/houses never have we experienced one so thoughtfully and well equipped even down to baby changing mats and swimming towels! This is the perfect place for families with every whim and need catered for - a very clean, spacious and comfortable house, a heated pool, children's play equipment, masses of safe outdoor space, beautiful gardens and views. Our family (ages 18 months through to 71) enjoyed every minute of it and none of us wanted to go home.

As for the hosts - well they're first class!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Welcome!

  • 5 of 5

Great little gite with fantastic outdoor space. We were travelling with our Australian nephew & neice and their 3 young children and we wanted to introduce them to rural France. We were very late arriving but Tina had ensured that there was shopping and supper waiting for us which really was going the extra mile with customer service and we were so very grateful for it.

Fabulous location with stunning views, large garden, heated pool and dining terrace make the outdoor space perfect for a family holiday.

Tina is a talented cook and we really enjoyed her delicious meals in the grand dining room, and Boe the resident historian was kind enought to take us on a tour of the historic grande maison! We felt very priviledged.

Plenty to do in the area, great cycling with the loaned bikes, forest hikes, Normandy beaches, Castles aplenty and glorious food, all washed down with local cider and lashings of wine.

We loved every moment, thank you so much Tina and Boe!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful break away

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to a warm welcome from our hosts and felt comfortable straight away in this fabulous property. Having two toddlers in the group we never once worried about their safety as both interior and exterior was well maintained; stair gate and children's cots and beds a plenty to use. The grounds again were all fenced in, and the slide and swing set kept them entertained for hours. The swimming pool itself was fantastic and again, safe which meant we were never worried and could relax and enjoy the time away. All had been thought of by both Tina and Boe and you could almost just turn up with no belongings and still find all you needed for the week. Lovely time away and great memories made. Thankyou

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The warmth of the welcome, the comfort of the accommodation, the glorious views, the convenient tourist area and, finally, Tina's excellent cuisine and Boe's very interesting tour of Le Logis. Why didn't we find you years ago? Thank you both for a wonderful week. P.S. The golden retrievers, Jake and Rollo, are an added bonus.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Clean and Characterful gite, beautiful views, kind and knowledgeable hosts, fun pool, lovely area. 10/10!

Would definitely recommend. Don't hesitate!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic rural retreat,Ideal for family's,

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at Tina's & Boe's and can only say it is a beautiful rural retreat to get away from it all set in a wonderful garden with a private pool.Tina & Boe are so welcoming and friendly and go out of their way to provide any information you require to make your stay even more enjoyable.We stayed with seven children and two adults and the house is perfect in every aspect, Two large doubles and a room for the smaller kids off the main bedroom and also two single rooms beautifully decorated and well layed out.The outside area has a private pool ( not overlooked ) and a large eating area with seating for up to 10 people for enjoying breakfast or lunch outdoors. Centrally located for trips to the Normandy beaches & plenty of activities to keep the kids happy.Tina also provides beautiful home cooked meals with a menu provided for adults & kids meals for those days you just don't want to cook (In saying that the kitchen is out of this world with a great gas combo cooker and every utensil you could require).

I cannot praise this house or the owners more than enough and we hope to make it again next year.

Cheers again Tina & Boe hope to see you next year...........................

The Coleman Family :-)

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Caen Capiquet
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
85 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Bagnoles de L'orne
Nearest Train
22 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
85 Kilometres
Ouistreham - Riva - Bella
Car: necessary

Le Logis is situated in the centre of the beautiful tranquil Normandy-Maine regional natural park. We are 1 hour from the nearest Channel Port & the famous Landing Beaches & historical sites.

2 km to the nearest village of Carrouges for your croissants & basic supplies; & to visit the magnificent Château of Carrouges. There are other Châteaux in the area that can be explored.

We live very close to some of the most beautiful & largest forests in France. They are fantastic for walking, running, cycling & horse riding. There are local stables near us.

20 km to a man-made beach & lake for swimming and other water activities a great place for children to play. In this area there are lots of shops & good restaurants, a golf course, tennis, adventures in the trees for young and old a like & a casino.

You can visit the cheese factories, local cider producers & weekly markets, summer shows, museums, a gorge, the stunning Mont St Michel, Caen, Le Mans & Paris.


Rates & Availability

Sainte-Marguerite-de-Carrouges Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 17 2017 - Nov 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Nov 5 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 6 2018
15 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $649.86

A deposit is required for 50% of the rental.
Meals are available at an extra cost.
Off season rates can be discussed.
When heating is required , electricity or wood will be charged .

You will pay 50% of the rental to reserve the property & the other 50% on arrival , please .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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