A La Basse Cour - A Perfect Place on the Southern Normandy-Loire Border

Bed & Breakfast

Details of the Bed & Breakfast

La Basse Cour, Ancinnes

La Basse Cour is a stunningly beautiful B&B on the border of Normandy and Pays de Loire. This 18th century Normandy farmhouse is set by a wildfowl lake, with acres of gardens filled with flowers and forest views. 8km to Alençon.

Choose from 3 immaculate, individually styled guest rooms with full en-suite facilities, including one room with twin beds. Large, modern baths and showers. Electric heating and heated towel rails. Radio, hairdryer, toiletries, WiFi Internet throughout.

On the first floor, next to the bedrooms, a guest salon with library and board games are at your disposal.

Outside are two acres of landscaped and well-tended gardens, two sheltered terraces with flowers, garden furniture and outdoor games.

For evening meals the village bar, restaurant and shops are just 200m away.

Ancinnes is located near Alençon in the Normandie Maine Park between the Perche and the Alpes Mancelles, a perfect base for exploring Lower Normandy and north of the Pays de la Loire. 10 minutes from the A28, Alençon and Mamers, stop for a few nights and see a lovely region little known to the British tourist but beloved of the French. Le Mans is also just 30 minutes (40km) away.

Facilities of the Bed & Breakfast

General / living area
  • Books
  • Central heating
  • Wi-fi
  • Alarm clock
There is a guest sitting room and library with board games, tea and coffee facilities, reading material, maps and tourist guides.
Kitchen / utility
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper provided
No kitchen facilities - bed and breakfast, remmeber!
Bedrooms (3)
Includes: Double beds (2), single beds (2), en-suite bath/shower rooms (3)
Three en-suite bedrooms, each individually themed.
Bathrooms (3)
Includes: Bathrooms (3) of which en-suite (3). Shower (3) and WC (3)
All rooms are en suite with own bath and/or shower
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • Parking (secure)

A La Basse Cour is located in Alencon, Orne

On the southernmost border of Normandy where it meets the Pays de la Loire, this is a warmer and sunnier region in summer than the rest of Normandy. The nearest motorway is the A28 (exit 19 or 20).

The area has much to offer the visitor - here are a few ideas:

Château de Carrouges
Le Mans Motor Museum
Ballon gardens & castle
Château de Sassy
Lassay les Châteaux
Château Ô & Médavy
Vendeuvre Château
Logis du Moullins
St Céneri-le-Gérei
Sées Cathedral
Haras du Pin stud farm
Manoir de Couesme
Saulges Caves

  • Paris: 120 km
  • Tours: 100 km
  • Normandy: 100 km
  • Alencon: 10 km
  • Bagnoles de l'Orne: 50 km
  • Nearest Shops: 0.2 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0.2 km
  • Nearest Bars: 0.2 km

Rental Rates

Rental rates €55 - €65 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

Deposit minimum 25€. Paypal, bank transfer, cheque.
Balance of payment cash or French cheque - no credit card facilities.

From €55 per week

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Language: English, French
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