L'Hotel de Hercé is the perfect respite for cyclist's holidaying along the award winning La Velo Francette, 2017 voted best bike route in Europe. Start on the Normandy Landing Beaches, discover Caen, Swiss Normandy- Orne Valley, Flers, Domfront & Mayenne. Between beach, city to mountain,greenways, countrylanes a beautiful green bike ride with wonderful sights.
Relaxing Slow Tourist Stay 3- 7 nights in beautiful Mayenne. Add private guided tours where you see exactly what you want, with plenty of time in your favourite locations. No busses just you and your guides, visiting the Loire Valley Chateaux, Medieval Mayenne, Normandy DDay Beaches. From Neolithic to WW2, Golf to Gardens and shopping. Dine locally in wonderful restaurants. Contact Vanessa about your dream French Holiday, together we will plan, visting across three regions of West France. All based every night in comfort at beautiful L'Hotel de Hercé.
Breakfast in one of our 18thc salons from table set with beautiful table linens & fine porcelain. Espresso or filter Coffee, Tea selections, hot chocolate, fresh orange juice, seasonal fruit salad, pot-set yogurt, home-made muesli, Boulangerie fresh sour dough baguette, croissants, pain chocolate, free range boiled eggs, home-made confiture, Mayenne butter & milk
Travel to Mayenne
Link travelling to Mayenne
Catch a direct fast TGV train from Charles de Gaul airport 1.30m or Paris Montparnass Station 1.10 min . Train travel links to Laval from London & across Europe. Book transfers to L'Hotel de Hercé. Or pick up a hire car at station.
French Wargame Holidays
Military History immersion Holidays with Tabletop Miniature Wargames played in our 18thc Salon de Guerre. Play real battles your fate sealed by the roll of a dice, authentically painted armies, explore Periods of French History from Dark Ages of Caesar and the Gaul's, Medieval, Napoleonic to WW2. Add Battlefield Tours, Military History Tours for a unique French Holiday.
Private transfers from the train station in Laval to Mayenne are available for €45 per trip, max 3 persons plus luggage. Book transfers by email when making your reservation. The journey is about 25 min.
For self drive exploring holidays in Europe, car hire pickup is available in Paris at Charles de Gaul Airport, or Gare Montparnasse in central Paris . For Mayenne two car hire options are available at Laval train station.