Crec'h Mordo Cottages
About the home
This cottage is one of two properties, situated in a large courtyard with ample parking, which has been renovated to retain many of its original features offering comfortable accommodation. It is a large, 1 bedroom property, with 1 double bed and a sofa bed on the ground floor. The cottage has a private south facing patio and a separate balcony overlooking the courtyard, with extensive gardens and a woodland area. The property is double glazed and has electric heating and fireplace.
A child's bed and cot are available. There are several adult and children's bicycles with a bike rack and a child's seat and helmet, which guests are welcome to use during their stay. There are toys and games for children, portable sand pit, boule, swing ball and a marked badminton area and equipment.
Crec'h Mordo is 1.5 kilo meters from the beautiful river town of Pontrieux, with a varied selection of shops, restaurants, creperies, a boulangerie, épicerie and a supermarket.
We are 20 minutes from the Pink Granite and Goelo coastlines wit their beautiful beaches and their attractive fishing ports and seaside towns. Nearby there is the Chateau de La Roche Jagu with it's extensive gardens and water features and the cathedral town of Treguier.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedroom|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 1.5km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||1 Bedroom, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen provided, please check with the advertiser regarding towels|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
Further details indoors:
Spacious kitchen/dining area with dual aspect triple patio doors opening on to private sun terrace. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas cooker, fridge/freezer, micro- wave and washing machine.
Large pine dining table with seating for four Triple patio doors opening on to balcony with access to courtyard and parking.
The lounge has an original granite fireplace, wood burner and beamed ceilings. There is a sofa bed, comfortable armchairs English and French TV, DVD player and a CD/radio/cassette player. There are toys and games, tourist/area information and internet wireless connection. Patio doors to balcony.
Large dual aspect double bedroom with a double bed. A child's bed and full size cot are available on request.
Spacious bathroom with bath/shower and wall mounted heater.
Bed linen, towels and tea-towels are provided in the property
Further details outdoors:
Both the private terrace and the balcony have patio tables and chairs with a parasol Extra sun loungers. A charcoal barbecue is supplied.
Extensive lawns surrounding the property with a marked badminton area next to the courtyard.
All games equipment supplied and there are also several adult and children's bicycles and child's seat, which guests are welcome to use during their stay.
The Brittany / Cotes-D'Armor region
We are situated 20 minutes drive from two beautiful coastlines, the Pink Granite Coast with its fascinating rock formations and islands, and the Goelo coast with its many resorts, both of which offer miles of coastline walks and beautiful beaches.
The area is renowned for its delicious shellfish, crepes and Breton cider. With its nearby estuaries, picturesque fishing ports and islands, you can find excellent walking, fishing, golf, water activities and cycling. From Paimpol you are able to visit the Isle de Bréhat, famous for it's beautiful fauna and car free roads.
Nearby is the beautiful Chateau de la Roche Jagu, with its 30 hectares of extensive gardens overlooking the Trieux estuary, and the Abbaye de Beauport at Paimpol. The historic cathedral towns of Treguier and Guingamp with their popular Weekly markets are 15 minutes drive. Alternatively, relax with a meal or drink at a cafe on the port in Pontrieux, overlooking the marina.
The Pontrieux area
The hamlet of Crec’h Mordo is set in the tranquil countryside 1.5km from the Medieval town of Pontrieux, which straddles the river Trieux at its highest navigable point. The two 'triangular' squares are surrounded by beautiful architecture including many half-timbered houses. The town has over 50 authentic lavoirs (riverside stone laundry houses) , which can be appreciated by a boat trip along the river through the town centre. These excursions are available from the public gardens, which also has a child's play area.
There is a port with a canoe club and the railway station. The train service is between Paimpol - Pontrieux - Guingamp, from Easter you can take the steam train from Paimpol to Pontrieux, enjoying local crêpes, cider and Breton music along the way.
Pontrieux has many attractions in the summer months, the fete of the 'Lavoirs', live music and fetes. At the nearby Chateau La Roche Jagu, during July and August, there are entertainments set in the 30 hectares of grounds for adults and children. Accessible by car, bicycle or walking!
The town and its port offer a wide selection of restaurants, crêperies, shopping facilities and a weekly market.
How to get there
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Brittany Ferries - Plymouth to Roscoff
Portsmouth to Saint Malo
LD Line Ferries- Portsmouth to Le Havre
Ryan Air - West Midlands/Stanstead to Dinard
Flybee - Birmingham to Brest
Activities near Pontrieux
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|27 Apr 13||25 May 13||£ 329||£ 60||£ 60||2 Nights|
|25 May 13||6 Jul 13||£ 349||£ 65||£ 65||2 Nights|
|6 Jul 13||31 Aug 13||£ 479||-||-||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||28 Sep 13||£ 349||£ 65||£ 65||2 Nights|
|28 Sep 13||21 Dec 13||£ 249||£ 55||£ 55||2 Nights|
|21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 329||£ 60||£ 60||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
-Reservations can be made by e mail, telephone, or in writing.
-Payment accepted in English Sterling or in Euro
-Written confirmation will be sent on receipt of a deposit of 20% of rental price The rental balance is payable on arrival.
-All bed-linen, towels and tea towels will be supplied and are included in the rental price.
-Between 2 June and 28 September, electricity is included in the rental price. At all other times, the initial 100 kW of electricity is included in the rental, after which it will be charged by meter reading at 15 cents per kW.
-Gas for the cooker is provided free throughout the year.
-The initial supply of wood, kindling and fire-lighters for the wood burning stove is provided in the property. Further wood is available on request.Book
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