Alba Cottage se situe entre Soissons et Compiègne (N31) et entre Vic sur Aisne et Attichy (D81) au coeur d'un village tranquille et dans un cadre verdoyant.
Description of Mme Albanhac Caty Bed & Breakfast:Our property has been awarded a 3 star rating by the famous "Gites de France" association.
For your convenience, the owners Paul and Caty speak fluent English, French and Spanish.
The property offers 4 stylish and spacious en-suite bedrooms of which one is a family room that can sleep four. A total of 10 people can be accommodated at one time. All rooms are equiped with an internet connection, a flat screen TV (French channels only) and a complimentary refreshments tray (tea, coffee, water, biscuits).
Our rates include breakfast which is served between 07.30 and 10.00 am in the lounge. It can also be served outdoors on the patio (weather permitting).
We would like our guests to arrive between 4.00 and 7.00 pm for check in and check out needs to be by 11.00 am on the day of your departure.
You can relax and enjoy a large mature garden with a variety of fruit trees and a terrace area for dining "alfresco". A pool table and table tennis table are available as well as board games. The courtyard can accommodate 4 vehicles at any one time.
There are many things to visit in the area such as Compiègne, Pierrefonds and their respective castles. (The current BBC series "MERLIN" is filmed on location at the Pierrefonds castle). Also nearby are the Armistice museum, the Vic dungeon, and several 1st World War memorial sites and museums. The town of Soissons and his cathedral is only a 20 minute drive away.
For those who like the forest, you can enjoy over 14 400 hectares of the Compiègne forest either on foot, by bicycle or on horseback. There are also several fishing lakes in the vicinity, two of them less than one mile away in Attichy. Fishing competitions occur several times a year. Daily permits can be purchased through the owers of the property. There are also many 12th century churches in the area one of which is in Bitry .
The property is also only a 50 minute drive from Eurodisney, Parc Asterix, Charles de Gaulle and Beauvais airports.