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Fantastic rural setting close to the coast.

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Space 2,281 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Top quality accommodation for 4 to 13 persons in the village Tingry.

The property is located in the heart of the Pas de Calais countryside and a 'stones-throw' from the Opale Coast. We offer top quality accommodation at excellent value for money. Your holiday home is totally independent, with large private lawn gardens. Recently built in 2005 following the design of a Fermette style building the house is on the outskirts of the village surrounded by farmland. The accommodation is for up to 13 people and comprises of:

Five bedrooms, three bathrooms and two seperate toilets. An open plan kitchen and dining room, with patio doors that open directly onto the terrace and garden. Lounge with wood burning fire place. There is private parking for up to 5 cars.

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Reid
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Michael Reid

Originally from Hertfordshire Michael moved to France in 1994 and married Danielle. They moved to Pas De Calais, from the Paris region in 1995. The plan was stay for 6 months. Over 20 years later they’re still here and loving it!

Michael Reid purchased this house in 2005

Why Michael Reid chose Tingry

We discovered the village of Tingry in 1997 and bought an old apple orchard at the entrance of the village. In 2004 we built Les Tilleuls in it from scratch. Our very own purpose built family holiday home! We wanted to create something that we’d want to stay in when we went away. It needed to be big enough to take all the family, very comfortable with quality furnishings. We “opened for business” in 2005 and were awarded 3 star accommodation ratings from Gites de France and the French Tourist board.

It does what it says on the tin. It’s built for holidays and getting everyone together in one place.

What makes this house unique

Great location, close to historical towns, glorious beaches and wonderful forests. Yet a peaceful rural setting. The house is fully independent with huge lawn gardens. There’s no one going to disturb you if you want a relaxing day in the garden and no one to disturb if you want a late night BBQ party!

You feel remote, but actually you’re very close to “civilization”. There are a whole host of visits, activities and attractions to enjoy whilst you’re here. There's enough to keep the entire family occupied, something for all ages and tastes. If you run out of ideas we’re on hand to help……..

Our daughters loved the region as toddlers and children. Now they’re enjoying it as teenagers, and some as young adults………….will they ever leave!

Truly real France and real close if you’re arriving from UK. Under an hour’s drive from Eurotunnel or the ports and you’re here.... on holiday.

Map

Citronnelle et Capucine
Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
Le Touquet
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Samer
Nearest Ferry
54 Kilometres
Eurotunnel / Port of Calais
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Hardelot
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Neufchatel
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Autoroute A16 junction 28
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Samer
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Hardelot Plage
Car: recommended

Set in the Boulonais region of Pas de Calais, between the Opale coast and a vast expanse of Natural Park Lands. A wonderful selection of sandy beaches, such Hardelot, Le Touquet, Ste Cecile. The house is half way between the historical fortified towns of Montreuil & Boulogne sur Mer. This truly is real France, real close to the British shores. Only 45 minutes drive from the tunnel or ferry ports.

Golf: Golf on the Opal Coast at Hardelot - LeTouquet - Nampont-Saint-Martin - Belle Dune -Wimereux - Aa Saint-Omer - Dunkerque - Abbeville - Arras

With its 11 eighteen-hole and 3 nine-hole golf

courses, the Opal Coast offers golfers a wide range of quality courses, both along its coastline and inland.

The quality and attractiveness of its golf courses are well known to all, up to the very highest level.

International competitions have been held here for many years.

In 1990, the 9 golf clubs decided to work together to promote the Opal Coast as a golfing destination.

From this union was born a strong motivation to make this coastline in the North of France a major centre for European golf and to improve constantly the quality of the courses and of the services on offer.

Amenities

Tingry House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2281 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Max. adults: 13
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 15 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , First floor toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Ground floor toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Bedroom can be configured with double bed or singles.
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single , Bedroom can be configured with double bed or singles.
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single , Bedroom can be configured with double bed or singles.
    Bedroom 5 - 3 twin/ single , Bedroom can be configured with double bed or singles.
  • Bedrooms 2 3 4 & 5 can be configured with double beds or single beds. All beds are made on arrival. Each bedroom has wardrobes, chest of draws, and bedside tables with radio alarm clocks. There are beds to sleep 13. In addition there are 2 full size folding beds for larger groups if required.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 15 garden chairs
  • 7 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Holidays are an excellent opportunity to « relax and escape » during your stay with us why not take time out to visit our nearby naturel beauty and spa center Citronnelle & Capucine. A moment to find calm and remove the stresses of everyday life and recharge your batteries. To feel better within and leave with a spring in your step. Reservations to be made in advance.

Reviews

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Fantastic rural setting close to the coast.
average rating of 4.9 based on 30 reviews
Oxted, Surrey
5

A varied week in the Pas de Calais

  • 5 of 5

Les Tilleuls perfectly matched its description. It was well equipped and well maintained with a lovely garden.It is a short drive from Boulogne where we were able to stock up with French delicacies at the Auchan hypermarket. Boulogne Centre Ville is a typical seaside port - not worth a visit, but the fortified town is nice and has a little cobbled street, lined with small restaurants.

Les Tilleils offered all of us opportunities for a good holiday. Despite dull weather my grandchildren enjoyed the local beaches at le Touquet and Hardelot. Nausicaa is probably not as good as Oceanopolis at Brest but fine on a wet day.My youngest son and his girlfriend enjoyed an overnight trip to Paris by catching the train at Boulogne,while my husband and I managed to visit all of the towns in Nord Pas de Calais ... and slightly beyond! We visited Arras with its restored squares,Amiens with its beautiful cathedral and its canals,le Touquet, St Omer - a pleasant small town - and Lille which we especially liked.We had lunch in the main square and coffee in Meert, which has been there since C18th.Lille also has some nice shops.

Other trips that we enjoyed were to the Cistercian Abbey at Valloires which we were shown round by a young French guide. It was challenging trying to follow so much detail in french but satisfying to pick up some of it.There is a beautiful garden with a small shop and restaurant.

La Coupole is also very interesting. The approach tunnels are always very cold which adds to the atmosphere but would make a sweater essential on a hot day.The information is well presented and the head phones deal with the language problem.This is not really a visit for children much younger than 10 or 11. There is a little cafeteria at the entrance and as the visit lasts 2/3 hours, it's sensible to have a drink at the start.Their sandwiches also provided a satisfactory lunch at the end.

We all enjoyed our week at les Tilleuls and it was a relaxing place to return to in the evenings and catch up on what everyone had been doing.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2008
  • Stayed: August 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The Pas de Calais truly is « real France – real close ». So easy to get to and so much to see and do. Sure there are no guarantees on the weather but that goes with being « real close ». The upside is that guests staying at Les Tilleuls tend to be more adventurous with their excursions when the sun’s not shinning, taking home more memories of « real France ». The Les Tilleuls as Marjory found out is large enough and comfortable enough for all the family and for all ages. In renting Les Tilleuls you’ll enjoy a quality holiday home and a perfect base for exploring the region.
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5

Super logement

  • 5 of 5

Week end entre amis dans ce beau gîte très propre! Un accueil très chaleureux de Michael que nous remercions pour sa gentillesse!

Tout était parfait, le jardin, le boulodrome, les chambres... Rien à redire, je vous le conseille vivement!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here. There were 4 adults and 5 children and we had room for a few more. The house was well equipped and in great condition. The garden was amazing and the kids loved being outside in the beautiful French fresh country air. We made full use of the outside area for eating, BBQing and drinking red wine in the evening.

Our host Michael was incredibly accommodating and full of local information. He made our stay that extra bit special. All communication before and during our trip was answered quickly and with utmost sincerity.

I would definitely recommend a stay here and enjoy the peace along with the amazing sunset while you sip your favourite tipple in the evening whiling the night away!

Thanks Michael, see you again soon.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Superbe gîte, au clame.

  • 5 of 5

Superbe gîte, au clame.

Terrain de pétanque, barbecue ... top !

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Spacious, clean, extremely friendly welcoming!

  • 5 of 5

Exactly what we expected for a large family (9 adults, 2 children, 3 dogs!). The house was perfectly sized, we could relax and stay together in the living area. Great extra point: the wellness & beauty center just next door, owned by the owners. The treatment that I offered myself was really good: organic products, nice little place, comfort, and very skilled esthetician! I'd love to go back. Stéphanie

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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4

Vakantiehuis voorzien van alle comfort

  • 4 of 5

Het huis is voorzien van alle comfort dat je nodig hebt. Alles was in goede staat en goed onderhouden. In de keuken was alles wat je kon bedenken aanwezig, zelfs kinder eetgerei en -bestek.

Alle bedden waren gedekt ook al waren we maar met 7 volwassenen. Het huis ligt wat afgelegen maar goede uitvalbasis voor uitstapjes. Er is een fijne en ruime tuin.

Afspraken met eigenaar verliepen zeer vlot. Bij aankomst was het huis heerlijk verwarmd met de pelletkachel. Gezellig!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $353.73
Pet Fee $47.16
Cleaning service $76.64
Stay tax $0.71 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Rental rates include all beds made on arrival, bathroom and kitchen linen, free wifi internet access, uk & fr freeview television channels, water & electricity & pellets for the wood stove.
A 300 euros refundable deposit is required on all bookings to safeguard against potential breakages and other accidents.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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