Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Lovingly restored character cottage retaining exposed stone walls and beams,(cosy for couples and also ideal for families) in peaceful hamlet close to the picturesque village of St Nicholas des Eaux and the historical town of Pontivy
There is a comfortable living area with a log burning stove for cosy spring or autumn breaks; a well equipped fitted kitchen; a cloakroom and mezzanine floor with a double bed; a cellar which has comfortable seating for quiet reading.
French doors lead from the ground floor to a secluded south facing garden and terrace. A spiral staircase winds to a double bedroom, twin bedroom and bathroom
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||CARNAC 45 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: RENNES 100 km, Nearest railway: AURAY 40 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Bed linen can be hired for €15 per person
The Brittany region
The Morbihan region of southern Brittany is a quiet fishing and farming region of France and is blessed with a beautiful and varied coastline and an interior of lush farmland, woods and moors to delight the country lovers. The native Breton people, of Celtic descent appreciate their visitors and provide a warm welcome. Their local 'Pardons' and 'Fetes', regional costumes, music, dances, legends and language maintained by the Bretons are a large part of the area's unique charm.
Brittany 's restaurants and bistros supply some of the best of French provincial cooking, very reasonably priced and in generous proportions. You can't leave without sampling its 'fruits de mer', crepes and cider.
Brittany 's rolling hills, dense forests and lazy rivers, offer a variety of activities; from walking, riding and cycling to fishing and canoeing.
The rich architectural and archaeological heritage provide for excellent one-day tours; the fascinating towns of Pontivy, Josselin, Dinan and Vannes are full of historical interest.
Then, of course, there are the megaliths, churches and for the stout-hearted there's the 'quest for the Holy Grail' and the Arthurian legend.
To the south, a short traffic-free drive away, is the beautiful Golfe du Morbihan, a yachtsman's paradise, with all manner of water-sports and numerous little islands to visit on the regular ferries. Or just relax in the sunshine on an endless choice of beautiful beaches. Additionally the large lakes at Guerledan and Priziac offer excellent facilities for swimming, boating and sunbathing. The cottage has details of local amenities and resorts to help you plan your holiday.
The hamlet of Kermorivin is in a quiet rural location surrounded by fields and woodland.
There are are wealth of activities and places to visit to suit all ages and tastes:
cycling for all stages from the gentle towpaths beside the Blavet river, through quiet country lanes and villages to the more exacting marked trails.;
walking along numerous well-marked paths through forests, along the coast and rivers;
fishing of all types is catered for and daily or weekly permits are available.
There is the 9-hole course at Bieuzy les Eaux and the 18 hole courses near Vannes , Lorient and Auray. Visit the website www.formule-golf.com for more details.
Gokarting in Plumeliau , Auray and Lanester near Lorient.
Horse riding stables can be found near Bieuzy les Eaux, Camors, Pontivy
A skateboarding park can be found in Hennebont
Tree climbing in the adventure forest at Camors is a lot of fun for the fit and energetic.
Watersports include canoeing on rivers, water skiing on inland lakes at Guerledan and Ploermel and sailing, surfing,jet sking and windsurfing on the coast..