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Spacious 3 Bed Stone Gite (in 3 acres).

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Cottage in Saint Germain de Coulamer, Nr. Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France - Rural, Very Peaceful Location With Nearby Village And Lakes

Rustic with exposed oak beams. Very private, enclosed by mature trees, orchard, shrubs and surrounded by fields. The Gite is connected to the main farmhouse, and has 3 good sized bedrooms, lounge, kitchen/dining room, large Shower room with toilet, and additional toilet. It has a wooden spiral staircase that is not suitable for wheelchairs etc. Part of the detached barn serves as a games room and provides the opportunity to play table tennis. Local towns Villaines-la-Juhel(Mond) and Sille-le-Guillaume(Wed) both have weekly markets. Villaines-la-Juhel has a large supermarket, shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, boulangeries, tennis club and an excellent outdoor swimming pool. There is a train station at Sille-le-Guillaume for connections to Le Mans, Paris etc. Towns/Cities of Mayenne, Laval, Le Mans, Alencon, Bagnoles-de-l'Orne are all within an hours reach. Ideally situated for visiting numerous tourist attractions, and within easy reach of Sille-Plage (lake) with its large sandy beach and amenities.

Booking Notes:

25% deposit to secure.

Full payment 6 weeks before arrival plus security fee of £100. This fee will be returned to you after vacating the property, and we have completed housekeeping.

10% discount on Ferry tickets - please ask for details.

Changeover Day:

Normally Saturday to Saturday, however outside of peak season this may be negotiated with the owners. Part weeks and long weekends will also be considered. The property must be vacated by 10am and will be available by 4pm.

More Details

Chris and Natasha Li
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Chris and Natasha Li

Hi we initially bought this house as a family home and a chance to experience life in a lovely rural setting. Kids are all older now and we have decided to keep it as a holiday home with some rental income.

Chris and Natasha Li purchased this cottage in 2009

Why Chris and Natasha Li chose Saint-Germain-de-Coulamer

We love the almost total privacy coupled with easy access to tourist attractions, and convenient ferry connections.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a lovely week - the place was really comfortable & the kids enjoyed the pool and the basketball. We most enjoyed visiting Sille beach. Thanks
Aug 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint-Germain-de-Coulamer in Mayenne

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room with wc and wash basin. Separate wc room.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master Bedroom with double bed. Bedroom 2 with bunk beds. Bedroom 3 with 2 single beds and travel cot.
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Outside: 3 acres of land with orchard, pleasant walk ways and enclosed gardens. Above ground splash pool, not suitable for swimming but good on those hot days. The pool is occasionally used by owners children when they are visiting from UK. Part of the detached barn is utilised as a Games room providing table tennis and a dartboard - please bring equipment if you wish to make use of this facility (children will need to be supervised by adults). Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen provided, but please bring your own towels.


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Spacious 3 Bed Stone Gite (in 3 acres).
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews

Rural gite with lots of outdoor space

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Fantastic grounds with lots of fun facilities to access. The kids loved the trampoline and splash pool. We loved the table tennis and badminton. Chris was a fantastic host and left us to enjoy the property and surrounding grounds. The gite is rustic and back to basics but has all the ammenities needed for a self catering stay. Would recommend for outdoor type holiday makers who plan to explore nearby areas and use gite as a base. The river beach nearby is another fantastic highlight of our stay. Just 10 mins from the house and there are lots of activities to use and explore the forest and lake. The gite is wonderfully peaceful with clear skies to enjoy gazing at the stars. Had a fantastic time during our stay. Thanks Chris.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you made the most of our rural location, the peace, space and surrounding attractions!
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2 hours drive from Caen, 3 hours from Le Havre. Use of car is essential for shopping, visiting lakes and general touring.

10% discount on ferry price - please ask for details.


Less than a mile to nearest village.

8 miles to closest towns and swimming lake.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes
10% discount on Ferry tickets - please ask for details.
Changeover Day:
Normally Saturday to Saturday, however outside of peak season this may be negotiated with the owners. Part weeks and long weekends will also be considered. The property must be vacated by 10am and will be available by 4pm.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.