La Croix D'Or is a charming four bedroom townhouse in the center of the pretty historic town of Josselin.
Situated opposite the famous Josselin Château, this is the perfect base from which to explore this "Petite Cité de Caractère". Literally just around the corner from the old town square, a short stroll is all that is required to enjoy its many wonderful creperies, bakeries, restaurants and bars, and of course, the historic medieval cathedral (Basilica Notre Dame du Roncier).
For the more adventurous, Josselin is centrally located in Brittany and on the banks of the Nantes Brest canal on the river Oust ideal for long cycle rides and pleasant walks. Nearby villages such as Rochefort en Terre can easily be explored, and Brittany's main attractions such as Mont St Michel, Carnac and the beautiful walled city of Nantes are all within easy reach by car.
Traditional fireplaces and wood burners grace the lounge and main bedrooms of the house while a modern fitted kitchen and underfloor heating provide all the luxury and comfort of a modern pied à Terre.
Features of this elegant townhouse include:
- Traditional granite fireplaces and wood burning stoves
- Large lounge and dining area with authentic limestone flooring
- Modern fitted kitchen - SMEG range, dishwasher, fridge, washing machine, dryer, microwave and coffee machine
- 4 bedrooms with sleeping for eight guests (plus two more using fold up beds)
- 2 separate bathrooms, one with roll top bath and one with shower
- Underfloor heating
- Large decked private terrace
Enviable location in the center of Josselin, opposite the castle gardens.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Gulf of Morbihan and surrounding area 50 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dinard 100 km, Nearest railway: Rennes 80 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
There is so much to see and do in Brittany that one visit won't be enough. Whether it's Gourmet food, enchanting medieval towns, and getting lost in nature and enjoying the rugged coastlines, then Brittany has it all.
Check out these wonderful tourist guides:
And for a more in depth and recommended guide book, take a look at:
There is so much to see in Josselin and the wider area. Take a look at this wonderful travel guide which highlights:
- The castle at Josselin
- The basilique Notre Dame du Roncier
- The Nantes Brest canal
For golfers, try this course at Ploermel http://www.hotelroiarthur.com/
Wednesday: Guer, Serent
Thursday: Locmine, Malestroit
Friday: Mauron, Ploërmel
Saturday: Josselin, Plumelec
Sunday: Le Roc St Andre