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Longere With Heated Pool



Updated: 15-Apr-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the property

Detached Longere in Saint Gonnery, Morbihan, Brittany - Peaceful Location On Beautiful Grounds

Detached longere situated in it's own mature gardens, with lovely views and plenty of parking space.

There is a fantastic heated swimming pool with decking area for relaxing on, equipped with comfortable loungers, table and chairs and a barbeque.

The longere has 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 upstairs and 1 downstairs. A large comfortable sitting room following through to a large open plan kitchen/dining area with a utility room attached.

There is a family bathroom and separate toilet upstairs with an en-suite shower room provided in the bedroom on the ground floor, also there are separate toilet facilities downstairs.

For use outside you will find plenty of bikes of differing sizes, a full size table tennis table, portable badminton net and racquets and a large trampoline.

We are located within walking distance of the village of St Gonnery which has all the basics i.e. bakers,village shop, restaurants and bars.

You are only 15 mins. drive from the larger towns of Loudeac and Pontivy. If you like to explore there are many lovely towns to visit within comfortable driving distance such as Vannes, Quimper, Lorient and St Brieuc. Lac de Guerledan and the Nantes/Brest canal are also close by for water sports, kayaking and fishing etc. A fishing license can be obtained on-line. Horse riding can be found in the Forest of Loudeac.

Please note that the swimming pool is only in use from the end of May to the end of September.

Free wi-fi is available also a discount for use on Brittany Ferries, please ask for details.

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About the Owner

Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 April, 2017

7 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)


A Fantastic Holiday

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was huge with plenty of space for the five of us. The pool was great for the girls. The cottage is totally secluded and offers complete privacy. If you enjoy walking or cycling, the place is ideal with the Nantes-Brest canal just a mile away allowing fantastic walks or cycling. The cottage is extremely well equipped with plenty to keep everybody occupied. Good wi-fi and Sky TV. Really appreciated the items in the fridge on arrival and thoroughly enjoyed the stay

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful comments on our home. We really try our best to make sure everything is perfect for our guests, as we love seeing them come back to us.
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Amazing slice of paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We were blown away by this house and the grounds. It was beautiful, spacious, full of character and perfect to accommodate 2 families. The swimming pool was just wonderful, nice and warm and plenty of space for us all to have a swim/play. The table tennis was very popular and we ate outside every meal time, great to have two sets of outdoor seating/tables. We used the bikes and board games plenty. The rooms were stunning, the kitchen was clean, spacious and well equipt. The utility room with shower was a luxury, meaning the kids could get warm straight after a swim. The house is set in beautiful grounds, very well maintained, with apple trees and lavender plants which you can smell when enjoying breakfast or a swim. It's really private and quiet which is also a huge bonus. There's even a trampoline for the kids. A short pleasant walk to the lovely little village with amenities is great too. The owners were also very helpful and kind enough to post something back to us that we'd left there. We will definitely be back, and really feel this is a little slice of paradise!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments Hope to see you all again soon Many thanks Jamie & Bernie nelson
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Chelmsford, Essex

Beautiful house in quiet grounds

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house in secluded grounds, the kids spent everyday in the pool.

We were treated to an amazing fortnight with just one overcast day, which eventually ended in a rain storm, but even the view watching the lightening from the bedroom window was something special.

The village has a small shop and an amazing bakers, then it's a short trip to Pontivy, a must see historic town an incredible Napoleonic castle and numerous well stocked supermarkets.

Overall a great holiday and location.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: so glad you had a great stay. we will be looking forward to staying again. many thanks jamie nelson
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beautiful home in a wonderful setting

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this lovely home. Beautiful grounds and pool. So peaceful and relaxing. The house has everything you could possibly need and is extremely well equipped. There was was wine, water, milk, butter, bread and flowers on our arrival. A very nice gesture. There a plenty of local villages and towns within easy reach but you will need a car. We have travelled all over the world and I can honestly say this is the first place I have stayed which I didn't want to leave!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Bury st edmunds

Huge, comfortable, beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

We had a brilliant family holiday in this house. It is a real delight; private, spacious and well stocked. The location is perfect for sightseeing all over this friendly region. The village is lovely with an excellent patisserie and rural views. Pontivy is a short drive away and has a great market on Mondays and lots to see and do. The castle town of jossellin is also well worth a visit. We especially loved the pool, the beautifully maintained gardens and the rustic charm of the delightful interior. This house is well priced and took our breath away with its size and facilities. The owners are also very friendly and helpful. We would highly recommend this property, we hope to go again next year!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Newcastle, Staffs

Fantastic family holiday

  • 5 of 5

A massive thank you to Jamie and Bernie for allowing us to use their fantastic, well-stocked and thoroughly delightful longere. It really had everything you could need. Clean and well-maintained throughout! You really only need to bring clothes and toiletries everything else is here!

The outside areas were magnificent. Ample seating for 12 people with 3 different decked areas to sit and enjoy the sunshine all day. The gardens were beautiful and the lake was lovely for a gentle stroll in the afternoon with our young daughter. The bikes were great - our eldest son gained confidence to learn to ride minus stabilisers!

The pool was brilliant. It was warm and a lot larger than the photo would suggest. The kids and adults had much deserved swim everyday following a visit to the surrounding areas.

At this longere all parts of Brittany are within easy reach including the delightful Dinan, St-Malo and Fougeres. The local marketing Pontivy, as is the village, is lovely. And the Boulanger in Pontivy is open until 7pm on a Sunday for fresh bread and cakes.

When we went, the local village was on the main closed up for their summer break. However, when open the local shop was well-stocked and although the owner spoke limited English she tried to help with any questions we had.

A big thanks need to go to Mike and Chris who came twice per week to check the grounds and the pool. They were informative about the local area and ensured we had everything we needed and provided advice on shopping and visits.

This was the best accommodation we have hired in France, and I'm sure, when we have visited other parts of the country we how to return.

I will be recommending this longere to others. It is well positioned, well stocked and is well-priced.

Our party included 2 adults over 65, 2 adults 35-45, and 3 children aged 7, 4 and 1.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

St Gonnery has some beautiful spots for painters/artists.


Lac de Guerleden is a 30 mins drive where you can enjoy various water sports, kayaking, man made beaches, playgrounds, restaurants, picturesque walks, great cycle tracks and horse back riding. There is also horse riding in Loudeac. The coast is approx 1 hour north or south where you can find some great beaches.


A car is essential, the port of St Malo is 147km and Roscoff is 170km. Dinard Airport is 110km and Rennes Airport is 104km.

Please note that anyone who travels with brittany ferries

will receive a 10% discount on there travel costs.


10 mins drive from Loudeac forest with 45km of marked trails and protected wildlife and flora, the 2,500 hectares of forest offers plenty of exploring and leisure activities all year round. There is horse riding in Loudeac. You just need to book. There are lots of canals with bike tracks that go for miles, idyllic for picnics. There is also the medieval town of Josselin with a beutiful chateau and a maze of cobbled alleyways.

Further Details:

You can find main banks and all kinds of shops, restaurants and markets in Loudeac and Pontivy, all a short drive away.we also have free wiifi.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 6
8 Jan 2017 - 1 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 1
2 May 2017 - 18 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 2
19 Jul 2017 - 6 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 3
7 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4
1 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 5
23 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to secure your booking with the full balance required 6 weeks prior to starting your vacation. A separate cheque of £150 is required for breakages and anything damaged.This will be refunded after your vacation. We recommend that you take out insurance with a cancellation clause.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is on a Saturday. Arrival 4PM. Depart 10am.
Please note that the cleaner will be working most of the day
on Saturdays.

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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Updated: 15-Apr-2017


Property Type

  • farmhouse


  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool


  • suitable for elderly or infirm


  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower
  • There is a family bathroom upstairs with separate toilet facilities. Downstairs there is the en-suite shower room in the downstairs bedroom. There are separate toilet facilities downstairs. You will also find a shower in the utility room.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has double bed and a double bed settee, large wardrobe and chest of drawers plus tv. Bedroom 2 has a double bed. Wardrobes and chest of drawers. Bedroom 3 has a king size bed, single bed with en suite shower and sink plus tv. A cot and highchair are also available.


  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome


  • Notes on accommodation: All rooms have electric heaters. Outside: Magnificent gardens with mature trees. Barbecue areas in front and back garden. 2 separate garden table and chairs. Fantastic heated swimming pool 10m - 5m with decking area. Sun loungers for poo,plus fishing equipment for our small lake. Please note that swimming pool in only in use from May until the end of September. We also have outside table tennis and badminton. Utility Room: Consists of lots of cupboards, washing machine, big double sink plus a shower. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included with plenty of everything. All will be clean and ready on arrival. Cleaning will be on a weekly basis, but there are cleaning facilities if needed. Other: Reception hall to hang all coats and put shoes and other items.

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