Book today and earn a 21k Marriott Bonvoy Points bonus for qualifying stays. Details
DESTINATION
Dives-sur-Mer, Calvados, Normandy, FranceDATESAdd DatesEdit Search
Photos
Property Image 1 - Grand 18th Century 8 Bedrooms Country Chateau on 350 Acre Estate
AEC7433D-31C1-47FB-AB83-BAB9B279DFF7Created with sketchtool.
Family Friendly
Property Image 2 - Grand 18th Century 8 Bedrooms Country Chateau on 350 Acre Estate

Select your email service

Share this unique property from Homes & Villas by Marriott International

Grand 18th Century 8 Bedrooms Country Chateau on 350 Acre Estate

The Home

Chateau Des Roses was built as the family seat for a famous Count  and was completed on the eve of the French Revolution. Today’s chateau stands on the vestiges of a medieval building dating back to the 11th century and unusually the chateau and the estate, (350 acres) which includes a farm, remained in the same family for generations until it was recently bought and lovingly restored by an American woman from New York.

Since 2005 the entire residence has been extensively renovated marrying the charm and style of France’s elegant past with the most modern conveniences and comforts. The chateau is centrally heated and all rooms have en-suite bathrooms. The result is a property with the atmosphere of a welcoming family home which is large enough to host family celebrations, and intimate enough to make everyone feel relaxed and happy. Furthermore, the Chateau is listed on the National Register of Historic Monuments.

Choose Your Dates

From
1,080
GBP/Night
d_logo_PDP_MBHorizontalNoTM
Book today and earn 21k bonus points on qualifying stays.

At a glance

Le Vieux Courtomer, Normandie
8 Bedrooms
8 Bathrooms
15 Guests

At a glance

Le Vieux Courtomer, Normandie
8 Bedrooms
8 Bathrooms
15 Guests

Home Features


Enjoy the comforts of home and beyond with these distinctive features.

Air Conditioning

Heating

Bathtub

Patio/Balcony

Pets Allowed

Building Elevator

Free Parking

Concierge Services

Waterfront

Pool

Game Room

Fireplace

All Stays Include

We believe certain amenities should be standard. Every home comes outfitted with these best-in-class essentials for a worry-free stay.

24/7 Support
Professional Cleaning
Pre and post stay
High-Speed WiFi
Kitchen Essentials
Cookware, Utensils, Microwave
Starter Kit of Bathroom Amenities
Soap, Shampoo, Hair Dryer
Premium Linens and Towels
In-Unit Washer
Television

Home Details


Beds & Bath

Review bedroom arrangements to make sure each is right for you. Full and half bathrooms are shown as one total.

Bathrooms
8

Attributes

Pets Allowed

Game Room

Outdoor Dining Area


Amenities

Stove

Fireplace

Microwave

Iron

Oven

Coffee/Tea maker

Refrigerator

Dryer

Dishwasher


Services

Concierge Services


The Neighborhood

The closest train station is called L'Aigle which can be reached directly from Paris. The closest international airport is Paris Charles de Gaulle, which is 160km away. The local town is just 10mins walk from the chateau and has two boulangeries (one with a wood-fired brick oven), a wine cave (where you can also buy the local calvados and cider for which Normandy is famous), an excellent butcher and charcutier, a mercerie (where the town’s hospitable mayor presides over sewing supplies), a pharmacy, a convenience store, a bank and a bar. On a Sunday, you’ll be able to buy locally-produced camembert and foie gras, fresh vegetables and locally-raised meat and poultry. You’ll also note the 19th Century church with its stained windows of the saints of France and ornately carved altars. On hallowed ground outside the church is the obligatory war monument to the France’s lost generation of 1914-1918. Outside the mairie is artillery from the Battle of Normandy of 1945. A 15-minute drive away is the charming cathedral town of Seés, one of the oldest diocese in France. The twin towers of its 13th-century gothic cathedral, lit from within at night, are a luminous beacon for miles around. Today, Seés is a bustling small town with a lively Saturday market. Bayeux: This lovely town combines the roots of Norman history with proximity to the D-Day beaches of World War II. The Bayeux Museum displays one of oldest and certainly most famous embroidered “tapestries” (it is actually a cloth, not a woven tapestry) in the world. The 11th-century tapestry depicts the Norman conquest of England in 1066 and is said to have been embroidered by William the Conqueror’s Anglo-Saxon queen, Mathilda. The soaring cathedral, dating from the same epoch, was built by William’s half-brother, Bishop Odo. Numerous D-day beaches, museums and memorial sights are located along the Normandy coast, about 100km to the north of the chateau. Not just for history enthusiasts, people also visit the seaside and coastal towns of Normandy for the sandy beaches and excellent seafood. You will find the best oysters in Courseulles! Mont St Michel: Monastery and fortress, Mont Saint Michel rises from the sea just off the coast of Normandy: “like a fantastical manor, like a palace in a dream, eerily strange and beautiful” wrote Guy de Maupassant. You can walk to Saint-Michel at low tide. The abbey was founded in 708, one of the first sites consecrated to the Archangel Michael. The abbey is a textbook example of medieval architecture and its gardens, where the intrepid monks cultivated vegetables for their austere meals, are magnificent. You’ll eat richer fare in one of the harbor town’s many restaurants. Be sure to visit the boutique of Mère Poulard, known to generations of French schoolchildren for her buttery cookies. Paris: The ultimate day trip from the Chateau is, of course, Paris. Only 1.5 hours on the train you can spend the day in Paris exploring the fast-paced City of Light and return back to the quiet French countryside for a locally prepared dinner and restful night’s sleep.

Let’s try that again.

We’re having trouble connecting to Google Maps. Please try refreshing your browser or trying your search again.

Things To Know

Check-in:4PM
Check-out:11AM

Payment and Cancellation - 90 Day Policy

Grace Period:

  • Guests may cancel for free provided that: (1) cancellation is within 48-hours of reservation request, and (2) reservation request was made at least 10 days before arrival.

Payment Policy:

  • 90 days or less prior to arrival: Guests pay 100% at time of reservation.
  • More than 90 days before arrival: Guests pay 50% at time of reservation (non-refundable), the remaining 50% will be charged 90 days prior to arrival.
  • For guests paying with points: 100% of payment will be deducted at time of reservation, once booking is verified within 48 hours.

Cancellation Policy:

  • 90 days or less prior to arrival: No refund issued, unless ‘Grace Period’ applies.
  • More than 90 days before arrival: initial 50% payment is forfeited; the remaining 50% will not be charged.
  • For guests paying with points more than 90 days before arrival: 50% of points taken are forfeited; the remaining 50% will be refunded within 5-10 business days.

House Rules

  • Security deposit : €1000 paid before arrival and refunded after departure, subject to full inspection.
  • Arrival time : 4.00 p.m.
  • Departure time : 11.00 a.m.
  • Energy costs included? : Yes.
  • Linen & towels included? : Yes.
  • Pets welcome? : On request only and with prior agreement with the owner.
  • End of stay cleaning included? : Extra €400 for groups of up to 15 guests, paid locally. €30 for each additional guest. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit.
  • Changeover day : Flexible.
  • Smoking Allowed? : Outside only.
  • Insurance : Guests are required to be in possession of a valid insurance policy, which covers them for cancellations, personal belongings, public liability and any accidental damage caused during their stay.
  • Other Ts and Cs : Up to 10 additional guests may be accepted on request. Please contact Oliver's Travels for further information and prices.
  • Other Ts and Cs : Stag/hen parties are not allowed.
  • Other Ts and Cs : There is an additional fee for the rental of the Orangerie.
  • Other Ts and Cs : Weddings and any special events are on request only and subject to prior arrangement with the owner and additional charges.
  • Minimum stay : 3 nights.
Property ID:D-78090618
    From
    1,080
    GBP/Night
    Before you leave, please share your feedback!