France countryside - vacation rental home - near northwest beaches / Paris / Disney / Asterix / Nature / Amiens Cathedral / Jules Verne / Picardie (Picardy) / Somme / WWI / route to Calais and Paris, south and Provence
Beautiful newly renovated furnished self-catering luxury vacation home located in the Valley of the Selle near Amiens, France. Meandering streams, rivers and canals, meadows and rolling hills, horse country, battlegrounds, memorials, cemeteries of both World Wars, French cuisine!
Independent, comfortable, quiet home surrounded by nature located in a small village in Picardy.
Fully fenced property, gated entrance, security cameras and private parking offer peace of mind.
Panoramic view of the Valley of the Selle, approximately 100 square meters (1076 square feet) welcoming a maximum of 8 guests.
Entrance by stairway (5 steps) in front or access via kitchen / bath in back.
Master bedroom (extra firm double bed 140 cm x 200 cm / 55" x 79") with satellite TV, Apple TV with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and DVD, 2nd bedroom with 1 single bed (90 cm x 190 cm) and possibility of 2 additional single beds (80 cm x 200 cm) or one double bed (160 cm x 200 cm, 63" x 79"), 3rd bedroom with up to 3 single beds (80 cm x 200 cm) or single bed (80 cm x 200 cm, 32" x 79") and double bed (160 cm x 200 cm, 63" x 79"), all beds recent and extra firm.
Living room with home entertainment center and fireplace, dining room, full marbled bath with heated floor (hydromassage shower and bath with hydromassage / balneo), half bath.
Fully-equipped kitchen: cooking utensils, pots and pans, side by side refrigerator/freezer with mini-bar, water and ice dispenser, microwave, gas oven and stove, dishwasher with tablets included, coffee maker with coffee filters, automatic hot water kettle, toaster, garbage bags and cleaning products
Services: bedding & sheets, bathroom linen, and kitchenware supplied. Iron and board, washer/dryer (shared, in separate building), vacuum cleaner, clothes drying rack, garden furniture, gas barbecue grill, high chair.
Entertainment/Multimedia: Home entertainment center and home cinema with satellite TV, CD, DVD, blu-ray, radio, Apple TV with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video (multiple languages possible), hi-fi equipment with surround sound. CD/DVD collection. Internet (Wi-Fi) throughout.
Other entertainment: Board games, swing set and slide, bicycles (2 adult)
Private secure off-street outdoor parking
Damage deposit: 400€ due 4 weeks prior to arrival. Payment via Paypal, bank transfer or check (in euros). Returned 10 days following departure.
Additional charge for each guest over 2 guests: 10€ per night (infants under 2 years included)
Between Sept-June our check-in time is after 6 pm unless we make special arrangements.
No pets please, smoke free, shoeless home!
Departure cleaning fee (if not in original condition): 60€ may be retained from security deposit if excessive cleaning is deemed necessary
*Washer/dryer available (shared, in separate building), 1 load included for stays of 7 days +, for shorter stays or additional loads wash or dry 5€ per load. Host will supervise use.
*Fireplace - Price of 3 logs: 10€ (1 log burns around 1 hour); Cleaning fee (if required): 5€
Additional house rules provided with reservation.
Nearby activities: trout-farm fishing (500 meters/1600 ft), hiking (60 meters/200 ft to old railroad line turned nature path 17 kilometers/10.5 miles long, the “Coulée Verte”), surrounding rivers & ponds, golf (10 km/6 miles), tennis, horseback riding (8 km/5 miles), cycling and mountain bike, petanque, ice skating, water sports, public swimming pools, amusement parks (Disney, Asterix, St Paul...), bowling, cinema, shopping, airport for small aircraft (20 km/12,5 miles), museums, Jules Verne, castles, wildlife preserves and bird sanctuaries (Baie de Somme), seaside resorts, casinos, medieval villages, World War I & II monuments, museums & cemeteries, shopping (factory outlet stores), steam locomotive, children’s farm, land sailing
Nearest? (all times indicated are by car unless otherwise noted):
Nearest highway/motorway : Dury or Bosquel at 11 km/7 miles
Nearest airport : ParisBeauvais Tillé at 40 km / 24 miles or Roissy Charles de Gaulle at 120 km / 75 miles
Nearest train station : Amiens town center at 15 km/10 miles
Nearest shopping center : 10 km/6 miles
Atlantic beaches : approx 45 minutes (Mers-les-Bains), 75 km / 46 miles
Paris : approx 1hour 30 minutes
London : about 4 1/2 hours by train
Calais : about 1 hour 30 minutes by car, 170 km / 105 miles
Bus service to Amiens two times per day (early morning and early evening), taxi service available. A car is recommended.
Note that owner resides on property, and is available at all times to assist you in making your visit as pleasant as possible.
We also offer a 1 bedroom self-catering luxury residence, please see our other listing under 'FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE SMALL VILLAGE NATURE CALM NW BEACHES AMIENS PARIS WWI / WWII' in Fossemanant Rental 1274921a.
We are members of the network Somme Battlefields’ Partner and would be happy to assist you in your commemoration activities
Please do not hesitate to contact us for additional information or photos. We will be pleased to welcome you!