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.Quaint Old Cottage.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage


About the property

Cottage near Josselin, Morbihan, Brittany - Peaceful Secluded Location, 5 minutes Drive from Town

Beautiful detached 2 bedroom gite situated in the heart of Brittany with benefit of a large mature garden and complete with free wifi. Having just been fitted with a new kitchen, bathroom and roof, La Noe still retains all its original quaint features and charm. Just one hour drive from St Malo ferry port and Dinard airport the property is surrounded by many interesting medieval towns and just minutes form a huge man made lake offering waterskiing, windsurfing, pedalos and safe bathing. Natural beaches and the Atlantic ocean are just a 35 minute drive south. 4km from Ploermel, a small town offering all amenities, and 9km from medieval town of Josselin with it's magnificent chateau set on the Nantes Brest canal.

Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2017

About The Owner

I live in the North of the UK with my husband, our 3 daughters having grown and flown the nest.

We fell in love with France and especially Brittany while our children were growing up and visited lots of regions in France but loved the quietness and rural area of Brittany best.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 1997

Why The Owner chose Ploermel area

We found Josselin, one of the close towns, so charming with it's beautiful chateau and quaint shops most appealing and the walks that can be made for miles along the Nantes Brest canal quiet and calming.

The southern Brittany coast is only about 30-45 minutes drive from our cottage and the cotes sauvage is a great attraction.

Most of all the roads are so incredibly quiet and a delight to drive on, no queues and quite refreshing.

What makes this cottage unique

Our cottage is fairly remote and private with only a farm about 200metres away. There is no passing traffic to speak of and the large garden is super for ball games or just soaking up the sun.

There is so much wildlife round and about and the trees around the house are home to many birds including owls at night.

The house itself is also very old and quaint with a huge inglenook fireplace, old wooden spiral staircase to the first floor and boasts having been built in 1666 above the entrance door beam.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Lynn

Just to let you know that we had a lovely time in Brittany. We had never been before but we loved everything about it. Your cottage is just so pretty and tranquil..

We met Denis who is very good at looking after your house, he came down the drive in his tractor the first night to make sure we were there. Then he walked down one night to ask when we were leaving so he could pick up the key. He was really nice, Keith managed to communicate a bit in his limited French but I can't speak French at all so it was a

bit difficult. Once he had seen that we were okay people he came back in his car with a gift of some home grown melons which was so nice of him. We left him a box of chocs when we left.

We turned everything off and left things clean and tidy, we accidentally took you box of tissues in the rush to leave as we left it a bit late as we did not want to go home. Thank you very much for letting us stay and sorting it all out at such short notice.
May 2006
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Taupont in Morbihan

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • lake
  • rural
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • New wetroom with shower. Room includes toilet and basin. No bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom one with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: There are oil radiators heaters in both bedrooms and a convector heater and calor gas heater downstairs. Outside: Patio equipment is on site. Barbeque also on site. Large flat grassed area in garden. 2 adult bikes (one ladies, one mans) available on site. Utility Room: 2 x bikes. Barbeque. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen NOT included. House is cleaned prior to each occupant, all duvets are new 2013.


4/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)



  • 4 of 5

very peaceful and tranquil cottage, we slept soundly every night.

very little traffic and far enough away not to notice.

the cottage was very well equipped and a really nice shower room.

very local to shops both in Jossellin and ploermel lots of places of interest nearby. we definitely would return again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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1 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
Please call mobile numbers given, always available, or e-mail address given.
25% deposit required, balance required 6 weeks before first date of holiday. Cancellation with no penalty up until 6 weeks before holiday, deposit lost if within the 6 weeks prior to holiday.

Changeover Day:
Preferred change over would be Saturday but can be flexible.
Arrival time no problem provided arranged in advance., preferred time to leave is 10am on day of departure.

Notes on prices:
Discounts are available for long lets, please make contact for information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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