A welcome hamper will be prepared for you to settle in and unwind on arrival. The extensive grounds are lovingly cared for to create an atmosphere of peace and tranquillity in a well-appointed area of central Brittany which is not too far from the beautiful town of Gourin, here you will find a Château de Tronjoly, plenty of restaurants and bars to sit and relax.
From the entrance you proceed into the open plan living and kitchen area – (an ideal space for all the family to relax together). There is a fireplace with a wood burning stove, well equipped and modern and many comfy chairs to relax in. There is also a dining table with 6 chairs situated in the lounge.
On the ground floor there is a double bedroom and a family bathroom. Leading from the open plan living area there is open stairs leading up to an addition living area, which has two comfy chairs, TV with DVDs, board games and a door which leads onto the terrace with views across the valley. The second bedroom has a double bed and a single bed. (Please note there is a bed situated in the living area on second floor which has a curtain to screen around if required, this would be suitable for a teenager or an adult).
KITCHEN & DINING
The modern kitchen is well equipped with a host of appliances (e.g. gas double oven, gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, toaster, kettle, etc.)
A plentiful supply of crockery and tableware, with no shortage of cutlery and glassware to compliment.
The open plan dining area has a kitchen table and 6 dining chairs.
Washing machine and dryer can be found down stairs and complimentary laundry items are supplied.
The stunning open plan lounge is super large with many windows to maintain a light and airy space. A choice of comfy chairs provide ample space for all the family to relax together. A mixture of contemporary and country style furniture tastefully complete the look of this spacious room.
Entertainment consists of a TV with DVD player (plenty of DVDs), books and a selection of indoor board games.
The cottage has 2 double bedrooms. The master double bedroom is situated on the ground floor and offers a double bed, bedside cabinet with lamps, dressing table, wardrobes and chest of drawers. There is a family bathroom next door to this bedroom on the ground floor.
The second double bedroom is presented as a double bed and a single bed. The bedroom has bedside cabinets with lamps, chest of drawers and a wardrobe allowing plenty of hanging space. There is a family bathroom located across the hall from this bedroom.
On the mezzanine area there is another single bed, this would be suitable for a teenager or an adult.
A cot can be provided for a baby. (Bedding must be provided by the guest).
There is two family bathrooms. There is a shower cubicle, a wash hand basin, toilet and heated towel rail in each of the bathrooms.
Guests are supplied with a towel set consisting of Bath Towel, Hand Towel, and good quality bedding is provided. Beach towels are not supplied.
The cottage has a wood burning stove (in the kitchen/lounge/dining). Electric heaters are also within each room.
Flat screen tv’s (DVDs only)
DVD player with a good selection of DVDs
Books – fiction/non-fiction
The Crach Couillen stands within private grounds and has beautiful gardens. There are large lawned areas for the children to play safely.
Plenty of garden furniture and loungers are supplied to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet in a rural setting with wonderful views of the countryside. There is also charcoal bbq with tools.
There is ample space in the secure courtyard for off road parking at the property.
Take advantage of the 20% DISCOUNT on your ferry crossing with confirmed reservation
Max. occupancy: 6
Min. age of primary renter: 25
Guests are asked to leave the property clean and tidy. Failure to do this may result in withholding some or all of the Security Deposit
Please note children are not to be left unattended on the terraced area without supervision of an adult.
Please note they will be a £25 booking fee charge to the booking.
Location Toggle street viewAddress: Crach Couillen, 56110, Gourin, Brittany, FranceZip/Postal Code: 56110 Latitude/Longitude: 48.1198 / -3.658Nearest airportBrest83 kmNearest bar / pubGourin6 kmNearest beachSaint-Nic59 kmNearest boulangerieGourin6 kmNearest doctorGourin6 kmNearest ferry portRoscoff90 kmNearest marketGourin6 kmNearest restaurantGourin6 kmNearest supermarketGourin6 kmNearest train stationCarhaix23 kmDirections Directions will be sent once full balance has been paid.NeighborhoodLOCAL AREA:
Crach Couillen is 4kms, just a 5 minute drive from the village of Gourin. Here you will find boulangeries, bars, banks, a restaurant and a supermarket.
A little further afield is the medieval town of Quimper is a city in Brittany, northwest France. Near the old town, and its half-timbered houses, the Gothic-style Quimper Cathedral features soaring twin spires. The Breton County Museum has archaeological finds and traditional Breton costumes. The Fine Arts Museum holds European paintings, with a focus on regional art. Southwest of the center, the Faience Museum displays the citys distinctive faience pottery.
The Odet is a river in western France, which runs from Saint-Goazec into the Atlantic Ocean at Bénodet. The name of the town of Bénodet comes from the river; ben means river mouth in Breton.
About an hour away is Vannes. This is the administrative centre of Brittany. It is a beautiful medieval city with some lovely buildings and shops and plenty of restaurants, many based around the pretty harbourfront.
Another lovely medieval town worth visiting is Dinan, 1 ½ hours drive away. There are cobbled streets, plenty of shops and numerous bars, cafés and restaurants.
The UNESCO Heritage Centre of Mont St Michel is just over 2 hours drive from the house.
THE BRITTANY REGION:
Crach Couillen; is in the Department of Morbihan in the beautiful region of Brittany in northern France.
Brittany is easily accessible from the UK via several Ferry Ports and is also served by flights from the UK to 4 French airports (Dinard, Rennes, Brest, Nantes).
From spectacular beaches with rugged coastlines to vast sandy expanses, to peaceful woods and forests and the famous Nantes-Brest Canal, Brittany has all the makings of a perfect holiday.
The cuisine in the area includes crepes and galettes and of course the seafood! Mussels and oysters are available throughout the region, particularly in the summer months. Cider is produced here and local varieties are available in all supermarkets and restaurants.
During the summer numerous villages and town celebrate the “Pardon” which is predominantly a religious thanksgiving but is always followed by a celebratory meal (with a drink or two!) and Breton dancing. Contact owner
Jane DoylePrestige Property Network 0800 8021821 (from UK)+44 3333 442837 (Non-UK)Property ID: 1121 View owner listingsSpeaks: English Contact owner
- Tel: Jane DoylePrestige Property Network 0800 8021821 (from UK)+44 3333 442837 (Non-UK)Property ID: 1121 View owner listingsSpeaks: English Contact owner
- France: France
- County: Cornwall
- Postcode: EX238JY
August 1, 2019 4:48 pm
1881 days, 13 hours
191 total views, 3 today
- Gite Georgou – Domaine La Broutie
- Maison des Cerisiers
- Charming cottage down a quiet country lane. Sleeps 6 and a baby.
- Gite L’Ecurie
- Le Petit Chene
- La Blatière Stables-heated pool, rural setting, Wifi, close to it all
- Mazamet – where the mountains meet the sea
- Le Vieux Logis
- Charming gite in central Brittany
- Gite La Fleurette