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Florence offers a warm and friendly welcome to you. The house and gite are situated in the heart of the Marais National Park It is 5km from the historic town of St. Mere Eglise and 17 km from the D Day Beaches of Utah and Omaha. The small village of Pont L'Abbe is just 1 km away and has all the amenities you may need whilst staying here, including supermarkets, bakers, butchers, hairdressers, laundrette, restaurants, doctor, dentist and a vets. There is market every Friday morning in Pont L'Abbe and every Thursday in St. Mere Eglise.
ATTRACTIONS
The area is famous for its D day beaches and visiting them is a must. Wander round the museum at Utah beach and learn how the locals survived during the war. Further afield at Colleville is the American Military Cemetery. You can also discover the beauty of the Normandy countryside and National Park with the abundance of nature that resides there. Enjoy theNormandy bocages and historic sites which are all within a short drive. On the west coast, discover the wild unspoilt beaches at Lindbergh, Creances or Portbail and watch the sun set over the ocean. Cycle the Green Lanes where cars are forbidden and discover tiny hamlets and secluded picnic spots.There are also a number of Manoir and Chateaux waiting for you to explorer. Don't forget to take your camera!
IN THE GROUNDS OF THE HOUSE
Lisette our donkey looks forward to getting to know you. We have chickens which will give you fresh eggs for your breakfast, tame rabbits as well as kittens and our latest addition Liv our friendly husky. Horses graze peacefully in the adjoining fields. Our orchard provides apples from which we make our own apple juice. You can also enjoy our homemade cider made in the traditional way. Enjoy a slower pace of life!