La Groudiere, St Martin des Besaces, 14350
Camping "The Well" is a small family campsite in the village of St. Martin Besaces of welcoming tents, caravans and camper vans (service area). It is ideally located for touring the picturesque countryside, tasting renowned cheeses, cider tasting and of course the famous Calvados. The peaceful camp was designed in English and is surrounded by a delightful garden. Locations that are bounded with hedges, flowers and apple trees, overlooking the green meadows of Normandy. The former farmhouse, tastefully restored retains its rural charm and has four guest rooms elegantly decorated and have a nice view of the garden. North of this place, it is possible to visit the Landing Beaches and the town of Bayeux with its famous tapestry. To the south lies the beautiful historic village of Domfront and the general Regional Park of Normandy. To the east, in Suisse Normande, is Clécy with its miniature railway and the "Orne", a river where you can go canoeing and fishing. To the west lie the formidable Mont St. Michel and the beaches of the Cotentin. To visit the village, the 'museum of the Breakthrough of the Grove' (Memorial Museum 1944). And for the boldest, Bungee jumping, not far from the campsite! Camping 'The Well' offers all visitors a warm welcome and aims to make the visit to Normandy as enjoyable as possible.
Description of Le Puits Bed & Breakfast:Le Puits is a family run Bed & Breakfast in the village of St Martin des Besaces, also offering camping and caravanning. Perfectly situated for exploring the undulating picturesque countryside, tasting renowned cheeses, sampling sparkling cider and of course, the famous Calvados. Once a working farmstead, the grounds have been re-designed with individually marked pitches, hedges, apple trees and borders overlooking lush green fields. The farmhouse, which has been tastefully renovated, retains its country charm with 4 elegantly decorated en-suite rooms (with tea and coffee making facilities) providing comfortable accomodation and pleasant views.Breakfast is continental buffet style, including fresh croissants, locally baked bread and home-made preserves. We have a quaint bar familiarly known as "Le Snug".To the North of "le Puits" are the D-day Landing Beaches and Bayeux with its famous tapestry. To the South is the historic and pretty village of Domfront, within Normandy's large regional park. To the East in Suisse Normand (little Switzerland) is Clécy with a miniature railway and the River Orne for canoeing and fishing. To the West lies the breathtaking Le Mont St Michel and the beaches along the Cotentin shoreline. Within the village, there is a Museum dedicated to the liberation of the Bocage Region and for the more adventurous - nearby Bungy Jumping.A warm and friendly welcoming awaits you at "le Puits" and we will endeavour to make your stay as enjoyable and memorable as possible.
Directions to Le PuitsFROM CAEN:At jnt 9 (Porte de Bretagne) turn onto A84 signed Villers Bocage / Rennes / Mont St Michel. Exit at jnt 41 - signed St Martin des Besaces onto D53. Turn right at traffic lights onto N175. Go through village for 500m then turn left into site lane (rue Slaugham), and continue to the courtyard at the bottom. From CherbourgFollow signs Rennes/Caen onto N13. After Carentan take the N174 signed St Lô. In St Lô (at traffic lights at top of hill by Chateau) go straight ahead following sign to Vire. At junction turn right (church opposite) and then left at next lights following signs for Vire & Torigni/s/Vire. At roundabout follow signs for Torigni/s/Vire. Continue through Torigni/s/Vire until roundabout (jnt. with N175). Take the 3rd exit sign posted St Martin des Besaces & Caen N175. (Do not take Blue sign A84 Caen!) Continue along N175 to the village of St Martin des Besaces. "Le Puits" is signed at entrance to village. Turn first right into lane (rue Slaugham) and continue to the courtyard at the bottom.
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