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Country Cottages in Rural Setting - Field View (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7)

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 592 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Field View (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7)

Bedroom 1- double bed, single bed and cot, triple wardrobe with hanging space and shelves. Two bedside tables with lamps. Hairdryer, safe for valuables and bedside chair.

Bedroom 2- two single beds, double wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside lamp and bedside chair.

Shower Room-Fully tiled with quadrant shower, basin and WC.

Kitchen/Diner- cooker, fridge freezer, microwave, dinning table with 6 chairs. Fitted kitchen units with plenty of kitchen utensils, central heating boiler.

Additionally access is available to washing machine.

Airing cupboard-with iron and ironing board, hoover, airer etc.

Also downstairs there is a separate WC and hand basin.

Lounge-Wood burning stove, one sofa, one sofa bed, one armchair, coffee table,TV/DVD player with both French and English Satellite Channels, triple aspect windows.

Own patio with barbecue table and chairs. There is also access to lawned areas with football goal, trampoline and swings plus other garden games.

More Details

About the property

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The properties have been recently modified and renovated to a high standard. The properties can be enjoyed by families, young and old alike. We are an English couple that live on site in an adjacent property, we can be on hand to offer help and guidance as required. Smoking is not allowed inside of the gites.


Owner
Janet Wood
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Last minute booking in this lovely cottage. many thaks to peter and Janet for making us feel more than welcome. After a long journey it was great to see the bits and bobs put in the fridge to great us.

The kids had plenty to do with all the games at hand, both for inside and out.

Pete and Janet are really nice down to earth people who were very helpful and friendly. We'll definately return at some point and will recommend it to family and friends.

The countryside is stunning, better than the U.K. The best beach we visited was in Berck about 40 minutes drive. Rando-Rail is interesting, ask Pete !

Thanks a million Pete and Janet for the late booking. You saved the day for us. Hope to see you again.

Colin, Debra, Jade and Ben Ms Menamin, Middlesborough.
Jun 2009
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Notes

Booking Notes:
A £100 Cleaning and Breakages Deposit will be taken at the time of booking (which is refundable if the property is left as found at the end of your stay). The rental payment is payable in Pounds
Bed linen is provided but not towels and tea towels

Changeover Day:
Changeover dates for week lettings will be Saturday's arrivals after 16.00 and departures by 10.30am. However midweek breaks and long weekends can be accommodated out of peak season.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property(s) per week in euros.
There will be an additional heating charge between September to June


Amenities

Wicquinghem Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 592 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • There is also a downstairs W.C.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The gites are all child friendly. Upon request a high chair and stairgate are available. There will be an additional cost for central heating between Sept and May. Smoking is not allowed inside the gites. Outside: The well planted gardens are child friendly and can be fully secure. There is a large lawn between the properties with a football net located at one end. There is access to the store room with washing machine, garden games and a selection of board games. At the rear of the property is a large 100 ft long lawn with mature trees and a seating area with patio lights and arbour. This area also contains the trampoline. Beyond the property, on the lane there is a small stream with bench seat.

Reviews

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5

Gatehouse Gite

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in a very clean and very well presented gite. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Janet and Pete were lovely and made us very welcome.

Highly recommended and hope to pay another visit next year. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage in the countryside x

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage in the middle of the countryside.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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A warm welcome and home from home

  • 5 of 5

There is a warm welcome at Field View. It was like staying with friends but friends who understood that we needed our own space. It was clear nothing was too much trouble and so much was laid on at this home from home. The house (and garden) is equipped with everything needed to get on and relax. The location is great and we covered a lot of ground making visits in toute directions!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

We are just home having had a really enjoyable stay in Field View.

It is a really well appointed very spacious two bedroomed cottage in a really peaceful quiet spot. There is a large well equipped kitchen with dining table and a lounge with wood burner downstairs. Upstairs there are two really good sized bedrooms and bathroom with a decent shower. The kids really welcomed the wifi and British TV through the freeview box.

Outside there is a sunny patio with table, chairs and a BBQ which would be perfect for warm summer nights with a bottle of wine or a few beers. There is also a good sized lawn which Janet and John told us they mark out a Badminton court on in the summer. They also provide access to various garden games and a trampoline which is perfect for kids.

It is set in a really peaceful quiet location, only a few minutes drive from Hucqueliers where there is a bakery, small supermarket and a local pub/restaurant that serves good food at very reasonable prices. We had several days out to Le Touquet, Etaples, Boulogne and Montreiul which are all an within an easy drive.

Overall a fantastic break and somewhere as a family of 4 we could quite comfortably live. Thank you Janet and John for making us feel so at home and we hope to see you again.

The Betts family.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you to the Betts family for your review. It was a pleasure having you here and we hope to see you again in the future when we can share that bottle of wine on the patio Janet
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Lovely little place for a weekend of R & R

  • 4 of 5

We've just come back from a three night stay in Field View, the Gite was perfect for chilling out. The place is pretty much in middle of nowhere but fairly easy to find using Sat Nav. You can get fresh bread, crossiants etc about 5 mins drive away

There are a couple of things that are important to us when it come to accomdation, it needs to be clean, warm, have a good shower and decent beds, this ticked all the boxes. We also loved the wood burner which kept the Gite extra warm and cozy. Very functional kitchen and having two toilets was useful. Although we didnt go away to watch TV, having the Freeview box and being abke ti watch BBC etc in the evening was a great little bonus.

We didnt do much but visited Arras which was about an hour away, and had a great lunch at Le Cap Horn.

Thank you Peter and Janet for a great stay.

The Hoopers

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was nice to have the Hoopers stay and have the facilities appreciated. The wood burner is always great to have going and brings a cheer to the gite. November can be a dull month but there is always plenty to see and do. I hope we see the Hoopers again.
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5

Fantastic gites, wonderful location, lovely hosts.

  • 5 of 5

This was our third visit to these gites, our last two visits were in 2008 and 2009. We brought my parents this time and we have all had the most amazing, relaxing holiday. The gites are very well equipped and are very comfortable. The location is perfect, so peaceful and yet there are so many places to see. Pete and Janet are both very friendly, nothing is too much trouble and they are very welcoming - offering us all a drink as soon as we arrived. We really appreciated the milk, wine, butter etc that was thoughtfully provided in the gite on arrival.

All in all, a fantastic holiday - made even better by superb weather. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great seeing these visitors again as they were some of our first guests. Catching up,on family news is always good.
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Map

Nearest Airport
115 Kilometres
Lille
Nearest Barpub
16 Kilometres
Hucqueliers
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
St Omer
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Montreuil Sur Mer
Nearest Motorway
26 Kilometres
A16
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Hucvqueliers
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
Ste Cecile Plage
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

There are several beaches within easy reach of the gites namely Le Touquet, St Cecile, Stella Plague, Merlimont and Berck all with good sandy beaches many with coast guards at peak season.

The fishing port of Etaples has a wonderful fish market and fish restaurants.

Boulogne has something for everyone. You can watch the small boats in the port or visit the sealife centre situated on the quay. The old town is worth the walk and there is a fun pool and iceskating on the edge of the town.

Travel:

The gites are approximately 50 minutes drive away from the Eurotunnel terminal at Calais and 55 minutes from the ferry port at Calais and 35 minutes from Boulogne.

There is an airport at Le Touquet with Car hire facilities.

Distances:

The nearest town is Hucqueliers which is 3 miles way.

Rando rail is 8 miles away.

The town of Desvres is 15 miles away.

The town of Montreuil is 18 miles away.

The town of St Omer is 35 miles away.

Denleys Fun Park is 12 miles away.

Bagatelle Theme Park is 25 miles away.

The Somme is 45 miles away.

Vimy Ridge is 50 miles away.

Further Details:

Within easy reach of the property are the following attractions:-

Denleys Fun Park (For younger children)

Bagatelle (For all ages)

Rando Rail- disused railway line where you can pedal your way through the french countryside on specially adapted wagons, great fun for all.

Chocolate Factory at Beausent.

Iceskating and swimming in Boulogne

Montreuil is a beautiful fortified town with many places to enjoy a leisurely drink on outside terraces or take a meal at a wide range of restaurants. You can walk round the ramparts and tour the Citedel. Under the walls there are also signposted walks.

St Omer is a very lively cosmopolitan town with a beautiful park and a childrens playground plus a few animals. Market day is Saturday and Sunday afternoons is the time when the local people promenade round the main square greeting friends. There are a wide variety of shops, eateries, a cathedral and museum. On the outskirts you can find the famous canals with boat rides, guided tours or rent your own boat.

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