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Luxury Breton Villa with Heated Swimming Pool



Updated: 18-Feb-2016
Villa in Huenan, St Carne, Dinan, Cotes D'Armor, Brittany - Luxuriously Furnished and Equipped Villas in Brittany

Luxury 4 bedroom holiday villa, sleeps up to 8 people and combines neo-Breton design and contemporary style to provide thoroughly modern accommodation. In an idyllic country setting yet only 6km from the stunning medieval town of Dinan and a short drive to beaches with fine golden sands. The villa have been thoughtfully designed to combine traditional style with modern comforts. The sitting rooms have subtle lighting, mocha leather sofas, flat screen digital TV, & DVD which together with a cosy log burner, creates a comfortable and homely atmosphere. The kitchen, dining and separate utility area isl comprehensively equipped with dishwasher, American fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine. To make your holiday complete, the villa is set in lawned gardens of about 0.5 acre with hardwood patio furniture and weber barbecue. Views over the heated swimming pool and unspoiled countryside provide the perfect backdrop.

Details for holiday home Mahermore (4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8), 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 3 Bathrooms

2 Luxury en suite bedrooms with kingsize beds. 2 twin bedrooms. Family bathroom with shower. Light oak kitchen units with modern appliances. Large kitchen dining area with American style fridge/freezer. Oak dining table and 8 leather high backed chairs. Mocha leather sofas. Spacious lounge with flat screen digital TV/DVD. Our accommodation is bright, airy and furnished to an exceptionally high standard. There is a large bright lounge with leather sofas and light oak furnishings, offering a space to relax, read, listen to music or watch TV. The kitchen/dining area is the heart of the villa, where the whole party can meet to share meals and spend quality time together. The large covered patio area, accessed from the dining area is furnished with a hardwood table and chairs for that ‘al fresco’ dining experience. This unit has free wifi installed.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


Lovely home from home in the French countryside

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week here as family (five adults and two children aged 1 and 3). The accommodation is great, well set out and furnished with everything you might need during your stay. The pool area is well maintained and secure and the gardens are perfect for kids to run around in safety.

We spent a day at the local zoo which was reasonably priced and very well set out. Both Dinan and Dinard are pretty towns with great beaches and local markets with lots of lovely places to eat out too.

We would highly recommend this villa as place to unwind in the unspoiled French countryside; either at the height of summer as base for a beach holiday or snuggled up in front of the cosy woodburner for a relaxing winter break!

One word of warning - the local produce is all very yummy and you are in danger of coming away a little heavier on your return!!

The Ward Family

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely comments.... We are always pleased when outrage guests have had a lovely holiday... That's what we do it for ! Yes I agree about the local produce.....it should really have a health warning.... Far too gorgeous!! The patisseries are just wonderful.
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Family holiday August 2015

  • 5 of 5

Two fantastic weeks at this beautiful, modern, very well equipped villa. We all loved the pool (warmest one I've been in for quite a few years!). Boys loved the the big garden where they played badminton, boules, football and ran a lot! Dinan is gorgeous and only 'up the road' and the beach we went to (St Lunaire) was lovely with no trouble parking. Good and easy communications with Sylvia, the owner, too. Very peaceful and relaxing and I have no hesitation in recommending the villa.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you ! We are so pleased to hear you've had a wonderful holiday .... It is a wonderful spot and we do try and meet all our clients needs .... Hopefully we'll see you again....
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Fantastic holiday at Mahermore

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this well equipped, comfortable villa. Our children enjoyed the outdoor pool and it kept them amused for hours. The garden is huge and great for playing games.

The area is lovely and peaceful and only a short drive from the beautiful, historic town of Dinan.

Can't wait to come back to Mahermore.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely villa

  • 5 of 5

It's great to be back - this is our third visit. We love the area, which is peaceful and quiet but only 10 minutes from Dinan. The house offers everything the family needs - good quality, well appointed, great pool, great garden to play frisbee etc. The owners are friendly, easy-going and helpful. We'll be back again sometime for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's always lovely to hear our clients have had a great holiday .... That's what were here for ! Sylvia & John (properly owners)
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Activity and Interests

Car: recommended


This part of Brittany is quite literally littered with a succession of sweeping bays and golden strands. The deep blue sea of the emerald coast is irresistible to children and all those who are young at heart. Here we name just a few of the many beaches which are within a short drive of our villas.

St Lunaire:

A pretty seaside resort on the Cote Emeraud and the nearest to our Villas (about 20 minutes drive). You will discover here one of the most beautiful views on the Emerald Coast.


By Sea: Getting to our villas couldn't be easier. Brittany Ferries operate a large fleet to St Malo, Caen, Cherbourg and Roscoff.

St Malo - The nearest port to our villas and approx 45 minutes drive for Brittany and Condor Ferries from Portsmouth and Weymouth.

Caen - Approximately 2 hours drive away for Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth.

Cherbourg - Approximately 2.5 hours drive away.

Low cost flights available from Ryanair to Dinard, 20 mins drive and Flybe to Rennes a 1/2 drive away.


Dinan: The beautiful medieval walled town of Dinan (only 5 mins car journey) with its narrow winding cobbled streets has numerous restaurants, bars and pizzerias, as shops. There is something in Dinan for all ages, tastes and budgets, from Michelin starred restaurants to Internet cafes.

St Malo: Approximately 25 minutes drive away, the old town of St Malo is a labyrinth of narrow cobbled streets, littered with restaurants to suit all tastes from fine French cuisine to spicy Vietnamese cooking.

Further Details:

A medieval stronghold overlooking the beautiful Rance Valley, Dinan is undeniably one of the most exquisite towns in Brittany. Still surrounded by magnificent ramparts, its heritage has been protected with belfrys, churches, timbered houses and narrow cobbled streets revealing their secrets as you meander through them. Find many find restaurants, browse through some of its individual and unique shops or hire a boat to go down the River Rance. Whatever you do, Dinan will give you an unforgettable day out.

St Malo: A delight for any holiday to Brittany, something of a natural jewel on the emerald coast. It is a splendidly preserved walled city that has been almost completely restored after being all but obliterated during World Wall II. There is a maze of narrow cobbled streets within the great rampart walls which are home to countless shops, restaurants and pavement cafes.

Mont Saint Michel: The world famous and most visited site in the whole of France, guardian and treasure house of the sweeping bay sine the 10th century. Whilst now extremely commercialised, wondrous to some and a shrine of pilgrimage to others, it is still an obligatory visit for any first time visitor to Brittany. You will find a memorable ascent to a memorable place never to be forgotten.


Rental rates

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17 Sep 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
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24 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
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2 Jan 2017 - 26 May 2017
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27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
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3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
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24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
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15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
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Rate 9
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
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Rate 10
16 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
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Booking Notes:
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Changeover Day:
In high and peak season changeover days are Saturdays for other times of year we will try to be flexible.

Notes on prices:
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Property Type

  • house


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: Our villa is set in about 0.5 acre of garden just on the edge of the Breton hamlet of Heunan, with views over rolling countryside and the Rance valley. The garden is set mainly to lawn, which provides ample space for children to play. The heated 9m x 4m swimming pool with Roman steps, is open from the Last week in May to the last week in September and is fenced and gated to comply with French Safety Legislation. The pool area encompasses a rustic timber built covered area, measuring 6m x 4m, providing shade on those really hot summer days.

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