MH MAISON LES HIRONDELLES LUXURY DUTCH B&B IN NORMANDY (50)
Centrally located in Cotentin
There are countless reasons to visit this region.
MH is located in the beautiful Parc Naturel Régional des Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin. Perhaps one of the most beautiful areas of France! You will find something beautiful here on every level: nature, culture, history (from Vikings, Willem the Conqueror to D-Day). You can also indulge yourself in the culinary field. The Norman kitchen is very well regarded. Crème fraiche, cider, camembert, calvados, caramel, creustacés and coquillages, all delicacies start here with a c !!
From MH you can drive via a historic route (via Orglandes, Amfreville and La Fière parachutages) in 15 minutes to Sainte Mère Eglise. And from there to St. Marie du Mont and Utah Beach. You can drive to Omaha Beach in just under 45 minutes.
The marshes of the Marais and the Merderet river are within walking and cycling distance. A beautiful meadow on a hill with a unique variety of cows is around the corner from MH. A few minutes further a meadow with dozens of horses.
A 5-minute drive from the lively Valognes (le Versailles Normand) with its numerous shops, supermarkets and restaurants. There is a fantastic market here on Friday.
Fancy a beach, oysters or mussels? You can go to various locations by the sea, all within half an hour. We are happy to advise you personally about the best places. It is handy to bring boots for the beaches and meadows.
We are on a nice flea route and we have many tips for enthusiasts!
An ideal cycling and walking area. Horse riding is also possible. Your walk can already start from the house.
Very suitable area for driving around with an old timer or for cycling and walking. Due to the many hedges in Normandy, high cars (SUVs) are also very popular here.
MH is very centrally located in the Cotentin. That is why it is the ideal base for your stay.
- 5 minutes from Valognes
- 15 minutes from St Mere Eglise
- 15 minutes from Utah Beach
- 15 minutes from Quineville
- 20 minutes from Carentan
- 20 minutes from Cherbourg
- 25 minutes from Barneville-Carteret
- 25 minutes from St Vaast la Hougue and Barfleur
- 30 minutes from the boats to Guernsey / Jersey
- 30 minutes from ferries Cherbourg
- 30 minutes from Port de Dielette
- 30 minutes from Agon Coutainville
- 40 minutes from Omaha Beach
- 45 minutes from Bayeux
- 60 minutes from Caen
- 120 minutes from Mont St Michel
MH is located in Hémevez, on the Merderet River. A beautiful walking and cycling area.