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Two cottages within walking distance of river town of Pontrieux in Cote d'Armor - The Longere Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms)



Updated: 17-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided


The Longere Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms)

Spacious accommodation retaining many original features including beamed ceilings and a wood burning stove.

Ground Floor:

The lounge has open plan accommodation, a dining area with seating for 4 and a fully equipped kitchen with a cooker/grill/hob, washing machine, micro-wave, coffee maker, toaster and electric kettle. The lounge area has comfortable seating for 4 people, with French and English television, a DVD player, internet connection and a CD/radio/cassette player. There are large double- doors leading to the private south facing terrace.

First Floor: Both bedrooms are south facing, one double and one twin room. There is a large bathroom with bath/shower. The hallway has a full-length window overlooking the courtyard. A child safety gate has been fitted at the top of the stairs.


Garden furniture and a barbecue are provided. There are extensive garden/lawn areas surrounding the property.

All bed linen, towels and tea towels are included.

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About the property


The hamlet of Crec’h Mordo is 1.5km near to the Medieval town of Pontrieux which is situated on the estuary/river Trieux and is close to many beautiful beaches from 20 mins drive. The cottages have been renovated to a very high standard and offer comfortable accommodation. The town and its port offer a wide selection of restaurants, shops and a weekly market. Extensive grounds with badminton and games on site. There is electric heating for the colder months and with Internet connection offers comfortable all year round accommodation. Both properties are fully equipped with a downstairs kitchen/ dining and lounge area, (with sofa beds), and upstairs bathrooms. The Cottage has a large double bedroom, the Longere 1 double and 1 twin bedroom. There are private south facing sun terraces with garden furniture and barbecues. Children's games and toys are available along with several adult and children's bikes. There is English/ French TV in both properties and internet connection.

We can offer a 20% discount on Brittany Ferries crossings.

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About the Owner

Janet Plumptre
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
17 February, 2017

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
Reservations can be made by e mail, telephone or in writing.

Written confirmation will be sent on receipt of a deposit of 20% of rental price.

We can offer a 20% discount on Brittany Ferries (Redemption code sent with your confirmation).

All bed-linen, towels and tea towels will be supplied and are included in the rental price. Gas for the cooker is provided free throughout the year.

Possible reductions of up to 20% on ferry crossings from Brittany Ferries.

Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover during July and August. Flexible throughout rest of year.

Notes on prices:
Between 24 May - 27September, electricity is included in rental price, during all other periods the Initial 100 kilowatts of electricity is included in the rental price price, after which electricity is charged at 15 centimes per kilowatt.

Throughout the year the initial supply of wood for the wood burning stoves is provided in the property. Further wood is available on request.

2 Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


perfectly peaceful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I booked the Gîte for three nights for a short break.

We were absolutely delighted. The Gîte is much larger than we expected and set in a very rural location, with easy access to the nearby lovely town of Pontrieux

It is well furnished, and well equipped with everything you need to self cater. Mick an Janet went out of their way to make us as comfortable as possible whilst giving us the privacy we needed. The welcome pack of bred, jams, butter, herbs and a bottle of wine were most welcome..

The log burner in the living room was a delight in the chilly evenings.

The complete tranquility of the location meant excellent nights sleeps were had, much needed to recharge our batteries

Simply , the perfect location and accommodation.

We highly recommend a stay here .

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic family holiday rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic two week holiday in this immaculate property set in beautiful grounds - quiet and relaxing but within walking distance of the town which was stunning and had plenty of bars, restaurants etc to keep us entertained. The cottage had everything we needed (including WIFI for two teenage children!) and was in easy reach of some stunning coastline. Janet was brilliant - very welcoming - and provided us with loads of information about places and local events which she thought we would enjoy. Comes highly recommended. Thank you Janet and Michael for making such an effort to make our holiday memorable and for the very warm welcome.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

Canoe and kayaking on the river Trieux in Pontrieux. Beginners lessons to full day excursions with Club Nautique in Pontrieux. For the more experienced kayaks available on river.


Choice of numerous sandy beaches along two coastlines from 15 minutes drive.


Roscoff from 1 hour 15

Saint Malo from 1.30

Dinard Airport from 1 hour 30

Brest Airport from 1 hour 30


Le Mont Saint Michel 2 hours

Saint Malo/Dinard 1 hour 30

Dinan 1 hour

Further Details:

We are situated from 15 minutes drive from two beautiful coastlines, the Pink Granite Coast with its fascinating rock formations and islands and the Goelo coast with its many resorts, both of which offer miles of coastline walks and beautiful beaches. The area is renowned for its delicious shellfish, crepes and Breton cider. With its nearby estuaries, picturesque fishing ports and islands, you can find excellent walking, fishing, golf, water activities and cycling. From Paimpol you are able to visit the Isle de Brehat, famous for it's beautiful fauna and car free roads. Nearby is the beautiful Chateau de la Roche Jagu, with its 30 hectares of extensive gardens overlooking the Trieux estuary, and the Abbaye de Beauport at Paimpol. The historic cathedral towns of Treguier and Guingamp with their popular Weekly markets are 15 minutes drive. Alternatively, relax with a meal or drink at a cafe on the port in Pontrieux, overlooking the marina.

Other Activities: Kayaking, Quad biking, children's theme parks with pools, tree climbing adventure park, planetarium, zoo and ice-skating


Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


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


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


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2


  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Outside: Each property has it's own private south facing terrace and evening courtyard area with tables, chairs, parasols and sun loungers. There are Large garden/lawn areas which guests are welcome to use, a full sized marked badminton area, swings, bicycles with bicycle rack and canoes.

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