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Chateau De Cource

Bedrooms 8
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


chateau / country house
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Romantic Chateau with swimming pool and jacuzzi

Chateau de Cource benefits from a harmonious and romantic atmosphere. The warmth of the chateau is created by its numerous wood panels, mouldings and light that streams through the large windows on each side of the property. All the reception rooms have windows at the front and back creating stunning, sun drenched rooms.

The interior of Chateau de Cource combines the elegance of the French C17th and 18th Centuries (furniture, master paintings & Aubusson carpets), and today's modern comforts (internet, wifi, satellite TV & a jacuzzi hot tub in some of the bathrooms).

Please note that full property descriptions, photographs, availability & prices are kept up to date on my website which you can visit by clicking on my personal website link below.

The chateau has 6 bedrooms, including two masters suites with a sleeping capacity of 10 people. The Estate includes the castle and an outside cottage with a further 2 bedrooms. Therefore the total capacity is 14 people.

On the first floor, on one side the landing opens to a vast drawing room decorated with Louis XIV wood panelling and a magnificent fireplace and another drawing room with Louis XII wood panelling and a view of the moat. The other side of the landing opens onto the main Louis XIII dining rooms. A secret door will bring you to the breakfast room and another to a double bedroom (régence) with its own bathroom.

On the second floor, are the 5 other bedrooms. There are 2 suites with private bathroom and WC, 1 double bedroom with private bathroom and 2 single rooms with cabinet de toilettes.

In the elevated basement are two very large rooms, a huge kitchen with fireplace and a modern TV/games room with wall to wall carpeting.

There are several gardens on the estate: a traditional 'jardin à la française' as well as an old vegetable garden converted now into a rose garden with its old XVII century pigeon house with more than 1000 pigeon holes.

In the garden there is an open air heated swimming pool (heated from May until September) and a synthetic grass tennis court. Carp fishing is also possible.

Next to the castle are the staff quarters and the stables, in one of them, bicycles are available including 2 for children. In the stables, you can play ping-pong and lots of other outdoor games including ???pétanque???.

A play ground with swings and trapeze is located in the old vegetable garden which is great entertainment for the children.


More Details

Property Manager
Oliver's Travels - France
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
January 23, 2017

About Oliver's Travels - France

Simply Chateau was set up in 2003 after two old school chums enjoyed a fantastic holiday with friends in a French chateau in the Dordogne. Oliver & Ravi, the two directors of the company, were amazed at what terrific value these stunning chateau rentals represented and decided to spread the word. Soon after the website was born.

Today we deliver a wide range of luxury villas, private chateau and charming farmhouses throughout France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the Caribbean. We have something for everyone from charming manor houses representing great value for money to fully catered & serviced luxury chateau, all handpicked and chosen with care. Bookings are made direct with the owner of your chosen property to guarantee you get the best booking price available.

Why Oliver's Travels - France chose Manche

At Simply Chateau we only work with the very best rental properties on the market. All of our properties have been handpicked and we take our customer feedback extremely seriously. We operate a ‘three strikes and you’re out’ policy - that is to say if we have 3 negative reviews relating to any of our properties we cease to advertise it.

We have properties to suit every taste and budget, all chosen with care by our expert team for their unique character, fantastic features and stunning countryside locations.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

Free Concierge Service:

As luxury rental specialists we have all the experience in the world helping each and every one of our customers find the most suitable property for their dream holiday. All you need to do is provide us with the details of what you imagine your dream holiday to be, and we'll find the perfect property for you. We can make sure that every arrangement is planned to perfection and each element of your holiday has been refined. Transfers, catering, maid service, tours and activities can all be prearranged to your specific requirements.

100% Financial Guarantee:

We realize that financial protection is an important consideration when choosing a holiday company so to ensure you have complete peace of mind we are bonded members of ABTA.

Lowest Price Guarantee:

Simply Chateau ‘simply’ processes the bookings and credit card payments on the property owner’s behalf. The owners themselves set the rates so you know you are getting the best available rental rate when you book.

Avoid Internet Scams:

Each and every property listed on our website has been checked to make sure that it actually exists. This ensures that you do not become a victim of an internet scam as can happen through an ordinary listing website.

Guestbook comments from the manager

On reflection, bar the heating or lack of..

It is a chateau in Normandy it was clean, authentic and lovely to visit.

Jean made us very welcome and it was the first time he had leased the property

And a new experience for all

We all get so used to our mod cons,and it was lovely to step back in time.



Apr 2013
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5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Chateau De Cource
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Truly amazing

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed this house. It is beautifully furnished and in great condition. The grounds are spectacular. We have stayed in a number of other large houses in France, and this is by far the nicest. The owner's attention to detail throughout the house and grounds is impressive.

Our kids really enjoyed the pool, the nearby beach and Normandie in general. There is great shopping in a nearby village. And great wi-fi in the house.

This is a very relaxing and refreshing place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres

Chateau de Cource lies in the heart of the wild and beautiful Cotentin Peninsula area in Normandy, in Fontenay sur Mer, 300 km west of Paris. The closest train station is Valognes (12 km).

Discover and enjoy the local area by walking and biking through the beautiful and quiet countryside.

Visit the historic town of Valognes: (Hotel de Beaumont and the famous Cider Museum) that provides all the conveniences and is only ten minutes away from the chateau.

The chateau is 3 miles from the beach and a 18 hole golf course created 30 years ago by the father of the current owner of the chateau.

There are also several riding clubs around where lessons or private hire can be organised.

- 5 min to sandy beaches.

- 15 min to the D-DAY BEACHES (Utah Beach).

- 15 min to world renowned village SAINTE MERE EGLISE.

- 1.5 hours to the MONT ST MICHEL.

- 45 min to The BAYEUX TAPESTRY.

- 2 hours to HONFLEUR.

- 2 hours to GIVERNY GARDEN (Monet).

- 2 hours to ROUEN.

- 3 hours to PARIS by car or train.


Rates & Availability

Émondeville Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
July to August
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
January to March
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
July to August
Jul 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2018 - Dec 19 2018
2 night minimum stay
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2018 - Jan 5 2019
2 night minimum stay
January to March
Jan 6 2019 - Mar 31 2019
2 night minimum stay


  • Guide Price: £3,751 - £6,251 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for a week).

    Short Breaks: £1,876 - £6,251 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for 2

    Security deposit: €2000. This is paid on arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage

    Energy costs: Included in the rental price.

    End of stay cleaning: Please enquire.
  • Terms:

    - Linen & towels: All linen included in the rental price.
    - Energy costs: Included except central heating (from October to April).
    - Changeover day: Saturday.
    - Arrival time: 4pm onwards.
    - Departure time: 10am.
    - Pets: No.
    - Smoking: No smoking.
    - It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
  • Services upon request at additional cost:

    Full catering service available for around €60 per day or around €1000 per week. Please enquire.

    Babysitting can also be arranged on request.
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Émondeville Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house (detached)
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Amenities: - Heated swimming pool. - Jacuzzi. - Coastal. - Internet. - Tennis court. - Games room. - All rooms en-suite. - Ground floor bed/bath. - Bicycles provided. - Fishing.

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