The Auberge de la Source is ideal for lovers of sweets to live and charm. On the edge of the forest, this red brick house and its long half-timbered era welcomes you in this typical village of the Pays d'Auge for an authentic and relaxing stay. It offers its guests fifteen rooms offering a moment of sweetness in a cozy and warm atmosphere. The rooms and suites are soundproof, air-conditioned and completely non-smoking. Each room has tinted white and beige furniture, cable TV, a safe and high-speed Internet. With quality decor and bedding, restorative and beneficial laziness sets in. A beautiful garden planted with flowers, apple trees and trout pools and sturgeons. The restaurant offers a chic and revisited bistro cuisine such as Lobster Filled with Spider Meat and Quinoa or Fake Fillet Filet with String, Seasonal Vegetables, Kasha Pop, Port Wine and Timut Pepper. It serves typical Norman specialties with fresh and local products. Special menus are reserved for children. Every morning a buffet breakfast is served. For your peace of mind, free parking and Baby-Sitting are available on site. Pets are allowed for a fee. Furthermore, a meeting room, a terrace, a privatizable lounge and a bar are available to guests.
Why staying at the hotel?
During your stay, you will be in total harmony with the surrounding nature. The hotel is very well located and you can visit the wonderful Cider Route, its charming villages, stud farms and distilleries of great cider wines. Depending on the season, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the lapping springs under the apple trees during the summer, or the cozy atmosphere of the fireplace in winter. For a moment of relaxation, the Auberge de la Source has recently installed a new half-timbered duo cabin, where massages and organic care based on apples from Normandy are offered. Located near the hostel, the Ferme Saint Siméon Spa allows you to complete this well-being break with its heated indoor pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi and fitness room. Nearby, activities abound. So you have the choice between horse riding, golf, kayaking, cycling or hot air ballooning, tennis, thalassotherapy and walks on the beach. For this, the hotel can rent you bicycles. To make you feel at home, the staff advocates permanent exchange and friendly contact with each client, in a relaxing atmosphere, off the beaten track. Our destination is essentially from the airport to the hotel, but we can take you to discover the many places you can not miss.
Private chauffeured car service to visit the « Jardin des Plantes » of Caen in Normandy
Considered a green lung in the heart of downtown Caen, plant garden and botanical collects more than eight thousand rare plants. You can discover the various species, from the Norman flora to the exotic flora through the greenhouses that are open every day from 13 hours and 17 hours. Thus, the garden is composed of a system of regional native flora, a medicinal and thematic garden, rock gardens and collections of horticultural plants. It was first created in 1736, on old quarries of Stones of Caen, and was the university garden of demonstrations of plants to the schools of Medicine and Pharmacy. Then, after the French Revolution in 1803, the town decided to manage it, hence its name of botanical garden and public park. It has a goal not only scientific but especially educational. For the amateurs and for your knowledge, horticultural advice provided by the gardeners and animations are also on the program. Every semester, the plant garden teams arouse your curiosity and teach you a little more about gardening or eco-gardening techniques. It is a real museum of plants, a little paradise for those who have a green thumb. It was approved as a Botanical Garden in France and the Francophone countries in 1997 as it is an institution that brings together documented collections of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation and education. With its 5000 m², 3.5 hectares of green space, the garden is ideal for strolling or for a family outing. For relaxation, there are children's play areas and picnic tables on site. The Garden of Plants is open to the public every day from 8am to 6:30 pm, or even during bank holidays and weekends. The visit can last between one to two hours and is free. For you to enjoy, we can provide a day rental service.
Van transport to visit the Overlord Museum in Normandy
Bringing together the exceptional collection of the Leloup family, it hosts a unique exhibition of more than ten thousand pieces including thirty-five tanks, guns, transport trucks, amphibious vehicles and enriched with uniforms, weapons and equipment. It should be noted that some of them are still in working order. This collection was collected by Michel Leloup, a Norman logger and enthusiast of military vehicles, from 1971. The museum was inaugurated on June 5, 2013 on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of the Normandy landings. Thus, the presentation of these witnesses of the Second World War is personalized whether it be those before or after the war. The Overlord Museum enjoys a beautiful location being located in the heart of the landing beaches opposite the American cemetery. You have the opportunity to relive the landing step by step with a staging and reconstructions out of the ordinary. Since the museum must describe the individual history of the various exhibits such as armored vehicles and military vehicles are presented in an original setting via elaborate and realistic scenography. The price varies according to age. However, entry is free for children under 10 years old and for veterans, press, uniformed military on presentation of proof. On site, you have the right to discover the bookstore, the models and in the shop, you will not miss gift ideas of souvenirs such as clothes and goodies. The Overlord Museum Omaha Beach, with its volume, diversity and the quality of the exhibited material, is an unequaled wealth of the history of the region and France. Our fleet is made up of different types of vehicles if you want to have a private car on the move.
Car services from the airport to Normandy
Located between Deauville and Honfleur, the Auberge de la Source, a charming hotel, is a real haven of peace. It is 63 km from the Château de Caen and 91 km from Bayeux Cathedral. It is 228 km from Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, but only 71 km from Caen Airport.