La Ferme Saint Simeon
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... heard of (we hadnīt)
So off we trotted, and boy, was it special. Turned out to have a Michelin star....but they werenīt formal at all, quite the opposite, very nice and helpful, and we had great sport eavesdropping on an adjacent table of business people who were trying to put together some high-powered deal....
a lovely night and day, and we were sorry to leave, but ...
... they also kept us topped up with champagne throughout. Never got to bed till 2.00am. The previous night after our night ride through Paris we had not hit the sack till 1.30am, so we are feeling a little tired as we headed out of Paris. Now, back to Etretat On our drive through Normandy from Etretat back to Paris we stopped off the largest IKEA Store in France, my first experience at Ikea and what a surprise, whoa they do present their merchandise well, a quick stop at ...
... Channel and then up into Honfleur. It is a scorcher of a day, maybe 30 I think We are staying in the top two room above a tiny restaurant and right now the room is filling with smells of fresh croissants being baked, we can stand it no longer, we are going down for breakfast !!! Now heading East to Etretat via the new Normandy Bridge, abeautiful suspension job. Came across a great roundabout en route with a huge man and his horse, in fact we passed a couple like this. Quite ...
... hanging, eating around a brazier with fashionable craft beers. It started innocently with a 'mother f*&%#ing holy bloody mary’ (which tasted exactlyas it sounds), progressed through to the gin bar, beers, vodkas, then onto the reds. With a little relocation at some point in the night to a squishy sweaty jazz bar we eventually stumbled home, still with intentions of getting the ferry the next night.
Obviously the next morning that idea was replaced with ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
Lovely rooms, great restaurant and a relaxing atmosphere.
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