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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
L'Oudon, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy

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HappyTrai...
Vancouver
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Simply fabulous!”
Reviewed 28 August 2012 for a stay in July 2012

We recently spent 2 weeks staying in The Dairy for a family vacation, and had an absolutely wonderful time.

Catherine is an extremely kind and generous hostess, and helped make our vacation in Normandy all the more memorable. We feel as though we have made a new friend, and hope that we can visit again in the not too distant future.

The property is exactly as described and pictured - a traditionally built "colombage" style former dairy - that we found very comfortable for the 6 of us (4 adults, 2 kids). We had ample space for all of us and all our belongings. The Dairy is very clean and well-equipped - we had absolutely everything we needed to look after ourselves. All of the beds were all very comfortable, too. :)

The location is perfect - close enough to Livarot to make a morning trip for fresh croissants, or to the local supermarket, but rural enough to feel completely away from everything. The views from the garden are wonderful - we spent several mornings and afternoons/evenings under the apple tree, just sitting and enjoying the peace and tranquility. On days when we were more active, plenty of activities and places of interest were within easy reach, including the beach and historical landmarks. Catherine is very knowlegable about the local area, and made lots of suggestions, provided information and helped us to book activities we were interested in.

There really isn't anything negative we can think of to say about our experience - and not enough space (or words) to capture how much we truly enjoyed ourselves.

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Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Anne B
Cremona, Italy
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193 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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Management Response
15 Oct 2017
Merci beaucoup Anna. It was a real privilege sharing La Hoguette with you. I do hope you come again to Normandy. Grazie mille!
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Livarot, France
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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7 Oct 2017
Merci beaucoup Bénédicte, et à une autre fois pour accueillir de nouveau les invités aux belles fêtes locales ! Catherine
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vielfontd...
Mortsel, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 21 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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Management Response
28 Sep 2017
Merci beaucoup Luc et à bientôt nous l'espérons, Catherine
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Sunshine6...
1 review
Reviewed 19 December 2016 for a stay in December 2016
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9 May 2017
Merci, et à bientôt !
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