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Games Room

Farmhouse | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 19

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

The house offers ideal accommodation for families or large groups. With private gardens, solar heated outdoor pool and hot tub this is a great place to relax and unwind with family or friends.

The house is over 150 years old and has many original features such as oak beamed ceilings and wood burning fire places. Situated in the heart of Brittany the farmhouse is located in a rural and peaceful country setting.

With 6 very large bedrooms all with en-suite shower, toilet and wash hand basin , large lounge and TV area with 42" flat screen TV, bar (with Pool Table) Hi Fi and large dining area, Spacious fully equipped kitchen with hi fi. Fully enclosed gardens with a 24' x 12' diameter swimming pool and hot tub. Games Room with Table Tennis, Skittles, Table Football, Pool Table, board games and a Play station with 28" TV, DVD player and Hi Fi,

Massage therapy suite offering Massage, Reflexology and other relaxing treatments by fully qualified therapist from just 15euros for a 30 minute treatment..

Pamper breaks and fully inclusive Retreats to include treatments also available, see website, call or email for details.

Surrounded by top class Golf Courses and only an hour away from the north or south coast lines. Beautiful towns like St Malo, Josselin, Vannes,Carnac,Quimper and Rennes are within easy reach.

10% Brittany Ferries discount available with every booking.

Size Sleeps up to 19, 6 bedrooms
Nearest beach Lakeside Beach at Ploermel 18 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 4 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Rennes or Dinard 80 km, Nearest railway: Rennes 80 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 6 En suites
Furniture Single beds (7), Double beds (6), Cots (3), Dining seats for 18, Lounge seats for 13
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Very spacious inside with seating to accommodate large groups.

Large, well equipped farmhouse kitchen with 1 fridge, 1 large fridge/ freezer and plenty of equipment to cater for large groups. plus kitchen table.

Bar with Dining Area and plenty of seating. Huge lounge with sofas, flat screen TV and HI fi. 6 very large bedrooms all with ensuite shower facilities, 1 with bath. 2 of the bedrooms are on the ground floor suitable for less mobile or elderly guests.

Bedroom 1 has a double bed and 2 singles with a large en-suite bathroom

Bedroom 2 has a double bed and 2 singles with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 3 has a kingsize bed and 1 single with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 4 has a double bed and 1 single with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 5 has a kingsize bed with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 6 has a kingsize bed and 1 single bed with en-suite shower room.

All bedding is provided, also hand towels, bath mats, tea towels, etc.

Bath Towels available on request with a small extra charge of 3 euros each.

The owners live on site so are available for any advice, requests or local knowledge as required.

Further details

Available for rental all year including Christmas and New Year - Great for that family get together. Lovely private gardens with Hot Tub, Solar Heated Swimming Pool and plenty of garden tables and chairs including a barbecue area for those warm, summer evenings. With all these facilities and your own bar there's really no need to go anywhere else!

The kids love the garden and pool, with 2 fields opposite for Football, Badminton or family games. there is a slide and some outdoor toys for children in the garden.

Just sit back with your glass of wine/beer and have fun.

For extra relaxation try a Reflexology or Massage treatment and then just relax in the Hot Tub - bliss!!

The Brittany region

There are some great places to visit in Brittany;

St.Malo

Medieval walled city with a fascinating history dating back to the 6th Century, full of places to visit amongst its cobbled streets with plenty of places to eat and drink.

Dinard

Dinard has all the elements of the perfect resort, luxury villas, long paved promenades, plush hotels, smart shops, parks and gardens. These along with its victorian atmosphere adds to Dinard's appeal for all.

St. Brieuc

The busy capital of the Cotes du Nord, St Brieuc is a country town with old country houses and a pleasant pedestrian only centre. Its fortress like cathedral, markets, good restaurants give it a cheerful, human feel

Roscoff

An important car ferry port and a fishing port famous for its lobster and crayfish the port also boasts a prominent marine biological laboratory and a fascinating aquarium

Brest

Boats a large natural harbour with panoramic views. Be sure to see the fascinating Musee du Vieux-Brest with its exhibition of documents and pictures that portray its past.

Quimper

Known as Brittany's Cornwall, it is the treasure house of of the Bretons values and traditions.

Lorient

Once the base of the French East Indian Company, it suffered badly during World War II and was reconstructed in its entirety to become a businesslike port and naval dockyard.

Mohon

Rennes

The Capital of Brittany

Josselin

A part-fortress, part-chateau, part-feudal, part-Renaissance town with its imposing charming chateau is a must to visit. Saturday Market and many festivals and music events throughout the summer. An amazing firework display and festival to celebrate Bastille Day on the 14th July.

Ploermel

Only 15 minutes drive south east of us, 570 acre lake with man made beach, boating, fishing and golf. Plenty for the kids to do. Market day Friday morning (Chinese takeaway stall at market)

Lizio

Lovely old town well worth a visit

Pontivy

Beside the River Blavet in the very middle of Brittany - the capital of the province.

Lovely old town shopping and market, great 'all you can eat' chinese restaurant.

Loudeac

Large town about 20 minutes drive west. Large indoor swimming pool - lots of shops/bars and supermarkets, lovely lake with walks and play areas for the children..

Dinan

Old cotton mill town, lots of character, lovely shops and bars, chateau, river with boat trips etc. Market every other Thursday.

Medrignac

About 10 mins drive north of us, through Meneac. Garden Centre, shops, bars and restaurants.

Vannes

Lovely large town on South coast, English Bar, hypermarket, restaurants and shops, a good day out with market day on Wednesday

Museum of the Vilaine

Maritime Two floors of the Chateua house collections presenting the maritime and rural traditions in the vilaine estuary.

Chateau de Josselin

Its three majestic towers leaning the Oust Valley and its splendid facade in gothic flaming style allows Josselin to display an outstanding example of medieval architecture.

Chateau de Comper en Broceliande

This castle keeps the memory of Raoul de Montfort. Built on the edge of a peaceful lake Comper is the legendary place where one says Vivien brought up Lancelot.

Chateau de Crevy

The history of this castle goes back as far as the third century. T retains fine elements of XIV century military architecture.

Chateau de Suscinio

Erected on the edge of the forest. During the revolution Suscinio was ruined by vandalism. It is now fully restored and features a museum and festivals are organized during the summer.

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Review 1-8 of 8

17 Aug 2014

5/5

"Book this fantastic farmhouse!"

We recently returned from a two week holiday at The Old Farmhouse and we cannot recommend it highly enough! As an extended family of sixteen including nine children of differing ages it was fantastic … More

14 Aug 2014

5/5

"stunning, a perfect holiday"

An amazing farmhouse in an amazing location. Huge thanks to owners Phil and Jenny for a fantastic 2 weeks. The farmhouse is beautifully decorated with great facilities. The kids loved the outside poo… More

13 Apr 2014

5/5

"Brilliant!"

Our extended family - all three generations of it- absolutely loved The Old Famrhouse. It was pretty cold when we got there so we had the heaters running most evenings, but the wood burner in the livi… More

3 Sep 2013

4/5

"Nice & quiet, room to spread out"

We arrived early on the Saturday morning from the ferry, Phil & Jenny were very accommodating and allowed us to leave our luggage at the house, and go off for the day while they cleaned & prepared for… More

18 Apr 2013

4/5

"great family or large group property"

we visited the Old Farmhouse as 4 families with young children. The old farmhouse ticks all the boxes for groups.... plenty of bedrooms (all with ensuite which is great), an enclosed outdoor space wit… More

Thank you for your kind comments. We hope to see you here in 2014.

31 Mar 2013

2/5

"If only we had electricity"

Beautiful area and a beautiful old house with a well equipment kitchen for big families.The house has lots of potential, the owners are nice and typical English. I would have preferred to know in adv… More

Thank you for your kind comments and constructive critisicm.

It was such a shame that we had a very severe and wet winter and March turned out to be exceptionally cold - one of the joys of holidaying in rural France is the rustic charm of the old buildings unfortunately, this can also be one of the drawbacks if the weather is cold. We acknowledge the plumbing can be an issue and this is something we are looking into at the moment, however French plumbing does leave a lot to be desired, also when too many people are using electrical items the power can be affected and this is also being addressed.

We do appreciate your comments as it helps us realise the areas we need to address for the comfort of our guests.

15 Nov 2012

5/5

"Great venue for a large family holiday"

What a great venue for a family get together, loads of large bedrooms, all ensuite, fabulous kitchen with all amenities, lovely sittin room, separate bar area and huge games room. Big enough to all fi… More

14 Jul 2012

5/5

"Fabulous old French Farmhouse for large family get together"

What a great venue for a family get together, loads of large bedrooms, all ensuite, fabulous kitchen with all amenities, lovely sittin room, separate bar area and huge games room. Big enough to all fi… More

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