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Gites Part Of A Restored Longere - Fully Equipped - Boucouet

Overview

Property

Updated: 21-Jul-2016
Gite in Megrit, Nr. Dinan, Cotes D'Armor, Brittany, France - Peaceful Location, 25 min drive to beaches

The gites are part of a Longere, this has been renovated into 2 gites and a home. Having been renovated fully whilst still maintaining some original features, but bringing it up to modern standards including free wifi. The longere nestles peacefully in a pretty hamlet perfectly located to enjoy all the surrounding tourist attractions in the area. The busy town of Jugon les lacs has everything you need to enjoy your holiday from lovely restaurants to water sports and a local swimming pool with outside and inside activities to please everyone. A selection of different types of shops to fill your needs and on a Friday morning there is a thriving market in the summer. There are several golf courses within easy reach and some amazing historic sites to visit including Chateau de la Hunaudaye and the amazing medieval town of Dinan which is a must for any visitor. There are many wonderful sandy beaches nearby some with lively bars and some in quiet locations. Of course the Emerald coast is most famous for its fishing and there are many local restaurants with locally caught fish on there menu so if you fancy trying some head for St Malo where you there is an abundance of restaurants to choose from and enjoy! Finally return to your gite where I'm sure you will agree there is all the comforts of home and with a glass of wine, relax and take in the scenery.

Details for holiday cottage Boucouet, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Boucouet is a pretty gite ideal for couples on a romantic get away or, with the turn of a key, there is a cute twin bedded room for extra guests.

The entrance to the accommodation is from our courtyard where you can relax in the evenings with a glass of wine and light your BBQ.

The downstairs is open plan with a comfortable living space and a tv with a wood burner for cosy winter nights. The kitchen is well equipped with a washing machine, dish washer, microwave oven etc.

The first floor has an impressive larger than average double bedroom with classic stag furniture and a recently modernised bathroom.

The second floor has a cute twin bedded room in case you need the extra space.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

The gites are run by Mark, Carol and Dan. Mark is a artisan mason and works mostly in France. Carol is a teaching assistant in England but spends most of her holidays helping to run the gites and advising on all the feminine touches. Dan, Mark's son helps with maintenance when he is not working in England. We are all English born but enjoy spending time in both countries and enjoying both cultures, not to mention the wine, the weather and our vegetable patch from which you might be luck enough to receive some produce!

Call Manager
Speaks English, French

3 Reviews

4.3
based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

4

Brilliant :)

  • 4 of 5

Arrived to some really nice touches ie the loaf of bread on the side and butter, milk and orange juice in the fridge and most importantly wine on the table . So thoughtful .

Clean , comfy beds and everything you could possibly need .

Carol and Mark, really nice down to earth friendly people . Made us really welcome .

I felt really safe staying there .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

We arrived in Brittany and Mark had already arranged to meet us in the nearest village and show us the way back to the Gite. Carol and Mark were very welcoming and happily gave us advice on the nearest shops and places of interest. The Boucouet was ideally placed for visits to the coast and Dinan which was especially beautiful. We cycled every day to the nearest village of Jugon les Lacs the roads are fantastic and very safe.

The Boucouet itself was perfect for us very very clean and with all facilities you require including TV and Wi-fi which was particularly handy when you have a teenager with you!!

We are definitely considering visiting again next year!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Gîtes à recommander

  • 4 of 5

Un accueil des plus agréables. Des hôtes discrets, gentils, sympathiques et très attentionnés. Un gîte d' une propreté irréprochable, parfaitement bien équipé Merci Carole et Mark. Une région à visiter absolument pour ses ports, ses immenses plages, sa gastronomie et l'accueil des bretons. À voir absolument : le Mont St Michel, Dinars, St Malo, le fort La Latte, Cancalle et ses délicieuses huîtres à déguster sur place... Un séjour breton que nous renouvellerons au plus vite. sonia

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We love the area, the good weather, the rural location and with local amenities close to hand it makes a perfect place to visit. The beaches in Brittany are very beautiful and only half an hours drive from us, our favourite being St Cast with its gorgeous white sandy beaches and fabulous places to eat. Jugon le lacs a few minutes drive away and offers activities including swimming, sailing, fishing, cycling and crazy golf. You can also enjoy many places of interest such as the medieval town of Dinan only twenty minutes away, it has something for everyone including a market, unique shops and the river Rance with boats and an abundance of restaurants and bars. The airport at Dinard is thirty minutes from the house and the ferry at St Malo is forty minutes away making it a perfect location.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Dinard at 25 Miles Nearest Barpub : Jugon Les Lacs at 3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Saint Malo at 33 Miles Nearest Golf : Saint Meloir des Bois at 6 Miles Nearest Train : Broons at 5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Jugon Les Lacs at 3 Miles Nearest Beach : Saint Jacut de la Mer at 18 Miles Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Fishing, sailing, open air swimming, all for hire at Jugon Les Lacs - 3 miles.

Horse riding at Plelan Le Petit - 3 miles - lessons readily available.

Wind-surfing, kite-surfing, sand yachting, diving, you name it at St Jacut de la Mer - 11 miles.

Coast/Beach:

Beautiful Coast with sandy beaches, 25 minute drive. Plenty of beaches to choose from. Called the emerald coast for good reason the beaches and scenery are stunning, there are many small fishing villages also with small sea front restaurants.

Cancale is famous for its oysters and seafood restaurants and you can watch them being brought ashore. Le Mont St Michel is about 40 minutes drive and well worth a visit.

Travel:

St Malo ferry port 35 minutes. Dinard Airport 30 minute. Caan 2hrs. Le Havre 2½ hrs. Calais 5 hrs. Car Hire / use of car essential.

Distances:

Jugon les Lacs 3 miles with lake, sailing, fishing, outdoor swimming pool, kayaking, beautiful walks, market day, bank, restaurants.

Plelan le Petit 5 miles Horse riding, Large supermarket, bank, butchers, bakery, petrol station.

Dinan 15 minutes Historic town with buildings dating back to medieval times, Ramparts with walk, Inland port area on the River Rance with boat trips and hire, Lots of shops and many outstanding restaurants.

Further Details:

Bank at Plelan Le Petit - 5 miles.

Hyper Market at Plancoet - 10 miles.

La Blanche Hermine - best affordable restaurant at Plelan Le Petit.

Le Crouzil - Plancoet - nearest affordable Michelin starred restaurant.

Also good:

Le Gare at Ploubalay.

Le Canterbury in Dinan.

Places to visit:

Dinan really is a must, large market on Thursdays, walk les remparts, visit the medieval centre...

Jugon Les Lac 3 miles from gite has a water sports centre where you can hire equipment and lessons or simply go native - has some of the best fishing in Brittany.

Jugon is also the nearest place for local croissants and restaurants.

Great visits include:

St Cast Le Guildo - great beaches and cafe culture.

Hunadaye.

Cap D'Erquy - site of special natural interest, long walks on the dunes many lovely beaches.

St Malo - Intramuros and St Servan.

Dinard and Plenuef Val Andre for chic shopping, resort style beach and great golf.

Ile De Renote - bizarre rock formations, hard to find (near Tregastel) wonderful to see.

Ile De Brehat (2 hour drive but worth it).

Chateau de La Roche Jagu (2 hour drive but worth it).

Availability

Rental rates

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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
To secure your booking a 25% non-refundable rental deposit must be paid one week after your phone booking, with the balance 4 weeks before the start of your stay. For booking within 4 weeks of rental start, payment in full is required to confirm booking. I will gladly telephone you to discuss any details further. Please also check your spam folder for any Email replies.

Changeover Day:
Saturday to Saturday 10am to departure. 2pm arrival.
Could be more flexible about changeover day feel free to enquire.

Notes on prices:
Prices includes linen, towels and utilities. For winter rentals utilities are not included. Welcome pack provided.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

We are always available for advice, recommendations and of course just a friendly chat. The Longere is nestled in a quiet picturesque spot with lots of country walks round and about to enjoy nature. We often have visitors in our garden including deer, woodpeckers, blue tits and many more. If this sounds like your ideal holiday come and have a great time and create great memories.

Property Type

  • cottage

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Suitability

  • non smoking only

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Please note this is a non-smoking property. Outside: Very large garden with patio and table, BBQ, parking.

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