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Family gîte with heated swimming pool.

Bedrooms 3
Space 775 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Rural gîte in the heart of the French countryside with a Heated Swimming Pool

Our country cottage Sauvignon was once the farmyard barn, which has more recently been sympathetically converted to provide practical and comfortable accommodation. The self-catering holiday cottage, or gîte, is situated across the courtyard from the main house. It is constructed of traditional materials, including stone walls, oak beams and slate roofs. Le Hutereau has extensive grounds to enjoy whilst the gîte has its own patio area complete with outdoor furniture, a parasol and a barbecue.

Le Hutereau Sauvignon is a 3 bedroomed gite with an outdoor heated swimming pool. It is ideal for 6 people. The gite has its own kitchen, dining area, living room and bathroom. Cots provided upon request.

Bed linen, towels, pool towels and kitchen towels are provided at no extra cost.

All waste can be disposed of in our recycling centre!

More Details

Zara Bampton
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2018

Why Zara Bampton chose Saint-Denis-de-Gastines

​A three bedroom gîte on two floors. The downstairs living area has a sofa and three chairs and has double doors opening onto the private patio area. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a dining table with seating for six people.

The wooden staircase leads to a fully carpeted first floor with a master bedroom, a twin room and a room with bunk beds. The Master bedroom has a long window with views over the surrounding fields whilst the twin room looks out over the courtyard.

All rooms have ample cupboard space. The bathroom has a bath with a shower over, a hand basin and a WC.

Plenty of outside space for children to play. Flexible change over day. Well behaved pets welcome.

What makes this cottage unique

Our guests are free to roam around all the grounds and barn. There are plenty of grassy areas for children to play in. We have swings and a Wendy house. From May until October we have an outdoor heated swimming pool 8m x 4m.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint-Denis-de-Gastines in Mayenne

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 775 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sauvignon bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Sauvignon Double room - 1 Double Bed
    Sauvignon Twin room - 2 Single Bed
    Sauvignon Bunk room - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds
  • A cot can be supplied upon requested
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Family gîte with heated swimming pool.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Clean, comfortable and very tranquil.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and nice gite in a lovely rural surrounding. Simon and Zara were very helpful and friendly. The pool was lovely and well used by us. We didn't bring our dog but there was a secure area to let dogs run around and for more obedient dogs than ours there was plenty of space to mooch and sniff around. There are some nice walks from the gite into Carelles and also Saint Denis de Gastines. Fougeres a great place to visit. We visited at a very quiet time of year but we managed to hire bikes at Saint Fraimbault and had a go on the velo rail at Ambrees de Valles. Restaurant wise there was not too much open whilst we were there but Table Normande in Ernee was traditional French fare. Nice service. Would also recommend On Y in Fougeres. Excellent service, buzzy ambiance and good food. In short A great base and place to kick back and relax. We had a very nice week.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
St Denis de Gastines
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Nearest Train
40 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
35 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
St Denis de Gastines
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint-Denis-de-Gastines, Pays de la Loire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
May-June 2018
26 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
June-July 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
7 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
July - 2
14 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
July - 3
21 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
End Aug
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas 2018
15 Dec 2018 - 23 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas 2018
24 Dec 2018 - 25 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas 2018
26 Dec 2018 - 30 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas 2018
31 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas 2018
2 Jan 2019 - 4 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £132.11

Gas and electricity for cooking, lighting, hot and cold water is included in the price. Heating is also included in the price.

Cots, stairgates and high chairs are available, free of charge, on request. Please let us know at the time of booking.

Prices include bedlinen (pillowcases, duvet covers and mattress sheet) and towels (hand and bath towel).

Bookings are confirmed with a non-refundable deposit of 25% of the total booking price, payable by bank transfer. The balance is payable eight weeks before the start of the holiday. It is recommended that guests take out a holiday insurance to cover loss of deposit or total holiday price due to any unforeseen circumstances.

Changeover day for your holiday, during peak season, is normally on a Saturday. Gîtes are available from 4 pm on the first day and should be vacated by 10 am on the morning of departure. If you are arriving earlier or later, please let us know. We will always try to be as flexible as possible to accommodate your needs. Changeover day can be flexible during low season.

We ask that the cottage is left as clean as you find it for our next guests.

A security deposit of £150 is required with the balance, which is returned within 7 days of checkout if everything is in order. £30 for cleaning may be deducted from your deposit if interior is unduly dirty.

Well behaved pets are welcome in our gîtes by prior agreement and an additional £50 security deposit will be required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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