La Capelle

Holiday Accommodation and Camping

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Accommodation

Available all year round for short or longer term holidays, two beautifully and lovingly repurposed sections of this two hundred year old traditional stone French Long house. 'Stable Cottage' was as the name suggests, once the home of the heavy horses that worked the farm land here. This one bedroomed appartment on two floors offers a very clean and welcoming home from home full of character but with all the modern facilities that go to make your holiday as comfortable as possible. Modern private bathroom, central heating, dishwasher etc. 'The old Hayloft' is a first and second floor three bedroomed large appartment with the wow factor! This appartment has a large woodburning stove, comfortable sofa, fitted kitchen with some very quirky details, two on trend bathrooms an outside first floor decking area with very pretty views over the gardens. There is ample parking and a small lawned area with swing seat, table, chairs and barbecue.

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Camping

We offer you the opportunity to pitch your tent in a beautiful, ancient cidre apple orchard. There are just six placements available in this lovely setting with on site shower and toilet facilities... Thank you for visiting our website. Please contact us if you would like further information.

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Glamping

Available for holidays this carefully restored 1964 three berth Safari caravan. Cosy and fun in a lovely setting.

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What's onsite

Farmhouse and gites with outbuildings plus camping in the apple orchard. Beautifully restored 1964 3 berth caravan. Toilets and shower block for campers and glampers. Small shop selling homemade ice cream, jams, jellies, fudge and other treats, also those little necessities such as toilet tissue and soap, a limited quantity of tinned produce, chocolate (of course), tea, coffee and more. There is a small library of books and board games, table football, dart board, swings, landscaped garden, sheep, geese and chickens. The property is run as an organic small holding and wildlife thrives here. there are green woodpeckers and spotted wood peckers, Jays, Kestrels, owls, Red squirrels, Tiger Salamanders, several different varieties of wild deer, glow worms and many different varieties of butterflies including Swallow tail, Orange tip, Brimstone, Painted Lady, Red admiral, Peacock and more. Primroses, wild orchids, foxgloves, cowslips, bluebells and many other wild flowers fill the banks and hedgerows...

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Whats nearby

Bayeaux tapestry 1 hour | Mont Saint Michel 1 hour | D Day beaches 30 minutes | Haras equestrian centre 10 minutes |Museums, chateaus, gardens and more throughout the area. Great walking and cycling area with many lanes, byways and a dedicated riverside cycle path that goes for miles!

Amenities

There is a good local bakery just 2km away, selling fresh bread and cakes, with a butcher and a small supermarket in the same place. Several much larger supermarkets and petrol stations are about 5km away. Lots of cafes and restaurants are at the plage vert by the river, including bars and an Irish pub all just ten minutes' drive away. Saturday in nearby St Lo has a large open market all in Saint Lo, which also has leisure facilities including multi-screen cinema, Ten Pin bowling, pool tables, swimming pool, art gallery and more.

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Stable Cottage

A one bedroom clean and comfortable cottage appartment with lots of modern conveniences. 75 euros per night. Dogs welcome. Please contact lacapelle@live.co.uk for further photo's and information.


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The Old Hayloft

A fantastic three bedroom appartment on two floors with real wow factor. Prices start at 110 euros for two people per night. Each additional person is a further 10 euros per night. Maximum 8 people.

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Glamping

A lovingly restored 1964 Safari touring caravan. 3 berth in quiet setting. please contact lacapelle@live.co.uk for further photographs and information. Five day minimum stay. 325 euros for five days.


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Camping

Camping in the cider apple orchard. spaces for six tents. Good facilities on site. Please contact lacapelle@live.co.uk for further information and photographs.

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About La Capelle

Nestled in the heart of the Normandy countryside, just 4km from the historic city of Saint-Lo, is La Capelle farmhouse, an English owned organic smallholding offering a beautiful and peaceful setting for camping, glamping or gite rental. Perfect spot for cycling, walking or just enjoying the scenery and local attractions. Here you can set up your tent in the ancient cider apple orchard and truely relax. The facilities are modern rustic in a 15th century building. Toilets, wash basins, hot showers, use of a fridge freezer. (sumptious home made ice cream among other tasty treats and necessaries are available to purchase at the farmhouse). There are small local shops just 2km away. (Baker, butcher, grocery store and bar). Saint-Lo has a train station, electric cycle hire, brilliant swimming and sports centre, bowling, museums, cinema, lots of bars and cafes. Big Saturday morning farmers market. This rural campsite is for tents only although we do have a beautifully renovated, 3 berth 1964 Safari caravan that we rent out to holiday makers. There are also two appartments within the farmhouse. 1. A one bedroom clean and comfortable cottage for two. 2. A three bedroom exceptional and quirky hay loft conversion for up to six or even eight people. There is a wood burning stove for cosy evenings in or a first floor decked area with very pretty views over the garden for summer evenings with a glass of wine (or two)!

Unfortunately this is not a suitable site for the less able bodied. We cannot accept dogs on the campsite.

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