Gite | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
The Primrose Gite is at right angle to the farmhouse, and part of a beautifully renovated stone barn with exposed timbers throughout. It has 3 bedrooms and can sleep 5 people.
The ground floor is open plan with a lounge and dining area, with a leather suite and dining table and chairs. A new woodburner has been installed. The corner kitchen has just been refitted and has a electric cooker and gashob, a fridge and a microwave oven.
Up the oak spiral staircase there are three bedrooms: on the first floor a double-bedded room, a single bedroom and the shower room with wash hand basin and toilet. Up the next set of stairs is a beamed twin bedded bedroom.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dinard/Brest, Nearest railway: Loudeac|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Table tennis, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Further details outdoors||
Games room has a table tennis table and a television. There is plenty of room for social gatherings and to chill out in.
During the season, the owners or a member of the family will be available to answer any questions, help solve any little problems which may arise, and attempt to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
The shared swimming pool is a good size (16' x 32') with paved paths and an area for sitting. It is fenced off for the safety of little ones. . The games room has table tennis (you might like to bring your own bats) and other games plus an extensive library to keep you and your family occupied. .
We have a large playing field also, where many a game of football and rounders have been enjoyed.
Le Cosquer really is the place to recharge your batteries in the tranquility of the Breton countryside.
When comparing prices, please note the following:
* Great savings on certain ferry crossings.
* All electricity to UK standard (3 pin plugs in all houses).
* Swimming pool, orchard and paddock.
* Games room with games (on request), books, table tennis
* Cots available at no extra cost, please let us know your requirements.
* Lake with watersports and beaches about 10 minutes.
* North coast about 40 minute drive, south coast about an hour's drive. Central location for visiting the many historic towns in Brittany, eg Josselin, Vannes and Quimper
Please note a security deposit of £100.00 is required and can be payable by cheque upon your arrival.
The Brittany region
Le Cosquer is situated one mile outside of the village of St Connec, which comprises a church, Mairie and play area, found in all French villages and a bar. Just five miles away is Lake de Guerledan, with sandy beaches and safe bathing for those who do no want the hustle and bustle of sea beaches. Boat trips, water sports, fishing, cycling and walking are all available in this very beautiful area. If you have your own boat, bring it! There are no launch fees and launching is very easy.For all you mad keen fishermen and women out there you will be spoilt for choice in the area around your gite.
The Lac de Guerledan is teeming with different varieties of fish, whether you're out for Carp, roach, rudd, trout zander, perch or a 40lb pike !! One was caught last year weighing in at 17kg.If you prefer River fishing, the Blavet river and Nantes Brest Canal are only 5 minutes away also, where you can fish for the same variety. Fishing is a huge past time in France and you will see fishermen everywhere where there's water !! It's a great place to introduce kids to the sport as quite a few villages have their own private ponds stocked with trout, and they have picnic benches and wide banks and only charge around 5 euros for a days fishing !
The area surrounding St Connec has many pretty villages with superb restaurants and churches, and along with the Napoleonic Castle at Pontivy, Bon Repos Abbey, La Forge des Salles, all go towards making this a great area of architectural study.
For those who prefer the sea, Carnac, with its long, sandy beaches, the megaliths and the oyster beds, is an easy hour's drive away. The beaches in the North, which don't get so busy, and as the coast is more rocky there are little pools to play in and many shells to be found.
There is a choice of all sizes of shops, from hypermarkets in Londeac and Pontivy, to the shop on site for basics.
Eating out is a pleasure,at the Lake, and in Pontivy and Londeac. All are very reasonable and very good. There's plenty to do, from sightseeing the lovely chateaux, visiting the coast or go-carting. We'll be there to tell you all about it.