The Chateau des Monts is a 19h century castle but rebuilt on a previous 18th century castle from the Louis the XV. Purchased and renovated by the Barond Henri Alexandre Gerard in 1854 to be his Normandy Residency. The Chateau des Monts is surrounded by a nice 25 acres garden. Very near by Bayeux, D-Days landing sites and many other Normandy sites.
The Chateau des Monts is having 5 Suites and family rooms which can accommodate a total of 16 guests with salons, dining room and ballroom for your stay, wedding or private event. The Chateau des Monts can be rented exclusively for your group on some periods. Thank you to contact us.
Around: the D-Day landing beach of Omaha, the US Cemetery, The small town of Bayeux, 3 kilometers away, preserved during the war, has preserved its historical value with its 12th century cathedral, half-timbered houses, numerous mansions dating from the 17th and 18th centuries. The charm of its market on Saturday morning makes it a curiosity for the whole region. A nice and very interesting museum of art and history has been completely renovated recently are just 6 miles away.
Other richly historical towns and cities such as Mont St Michel (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), Deauville and Honfleur, the Channel Islands of Jersey, Guernsey, The Chausey Islands are particularly notable for their tidal range. The Bay of Veys is a paradise for birds, next to the Cotentin marshes with beautiful landscapes, are easy for a day trip from the castle.
A generous breakfast is provided on B&B configuration. Dinner can be also provided for groups through our Chief Cook. Full catering solution can be arranged
We are working with the best limousines service companies and tours. We can pick you up anywhere you need. Taxi services also available
Free Wifi / TV
Free Wifi is provided in the entire castle Satellite channels are also available in the TV room and rooms
Daily housekeeping is provided. Laundry and ironing services can also be arranged upon request
The Chateau des Monts is surrounded by 90 acres private property with flowers gardens, a lake. All private
Car charging station
Feel free to come with your electric car. We have a fast car charging station on-site.
The entire property of the Chateau des Monts has implemented an environmental policy to contribute to the respect of the nature. Among the daily actions of the property owner:
The recycling of paper, plastic, cardboard, glass, the printer cartridges
The use of low energy light bulbs
Composting of organic waste for our studs farms of horses, manor and gardens
The recovery of rainwater for watering the flowers
The Chateau des Monts invite guests to join its approach by adopting the following environmentally friendly practices:
Avoid leaving the TV or computer in standby mode
Turn off lights when the room is unoccupied
Turn off the heated towel rails when not in use
Turn off the heat when windows are open
For clean towels and sheets, follow the instructions located in the bathroom
THINGS TO DO
Normandy is well-known for its Calvados fine liquors, ciders and Pommeau. We will arrange for you a tour and visit to our local partners
First, a walk tour in the property is a must. Enjoy with our private forest walk, horses paddocks ... A guide tour can be arranged. Then Omaha beach will be the place to see with all sea activities available. Bicycles available on site.
Cultural & Historical Sites
The D-Day landing sites are the mains sites to visit around the manor (Omaha beach, Pointe du Hoc, Sainte Mère Eglise...). The Bayeux cathedral, and William the Conqueror history and tapestry. All within few kilometres from our property. For a day tour, enjoy the Mont St Michel site, Deauville, Honfleur and Giverny..
Famous local markets are around. Bayeux on every Saturday and Port en Bessin every Sunday morning. Don't miss it
Horse riding are available near by in Trèvières (5 minutes away) Omaha beach horse riding are also available.
The property of the Chateau des Monts can be rented for your special event, company meetings... Do not hesitate to contact us
WHERE ARE WE (MAP)
Chateau des Monts - 470 route du Baron Gerard - 14400 - Barbeville- Normandy -France