Welcome to no.56

Your oasis on the Somme

This beautifully refurbished, boutique Bed and Breakfast is located at the epicentre of the battle of the Somme. Once ravaged by gun and shellfire, No.fifty6 is now an oasis of peace and tranquility in the beautiful French countryside.

From the moment you enter the warm and tranquil guesthouse, you’ll be welcomed with cake, coffee and captivating stories in the lounge. This is the beginning of your wonderful stay in the historic village of La Boisselle, Northern France.

With four artistically decorated bedrooms to choose from, each with its own en-suite shower, free Wifi, and tea and coffee making facilities, you’ll be spoilt with serene comfort, sumptuous breakfasts and enviable views from every window.

Prepare to walk in the footsteps of the fallen and fill your senses with the sights, sounds and emotions of the Battle of The Somme on our Walk With Me experience, or simply enjoy a slice of café life in the nearby French towns.

"To anyone going to the Somme I can assure you that you will not find anywhere better. No. 56 is heaven in a place that was once hell."

- Jim Harker

What our guests say

31st March 2014

It has been a busy March and we have had some wonderful Spring weather. Spring on The Somme, all change at Ulster Tower, Mayoral Elections, Remembering a Great Grandfather, Lochnagar and Fallen Diggers.

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The Easter Bunnie was in our garden this morning - this taken from our bedroom window. Happy Easter! http://t.co/pDzQrcAAHP

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