Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Granary cottage with 3 Bedrooms. It was converted from the original grain store and dates back to 1697. A large French window leads to a cozy beamed open plan lounge with two archways leading into a separate dining room / fitted kitchen. From the lounge is a feature open tread staircase leading to a double bedroom with a full UK double bed, two twin bedrooms, shower room. All bedrooms are carpeted, Private garden with BBQ and garden furniture. Shared fenced, heated pool

The cottage is self catering and is equipped to a very high standard. Ground floor is open plan in the traditional Breton style. Roof beams, trusses and original stone walls are exposed throughout. The kitchen is well equipped with a full gas cooker, microwave, washing machine, fridge, coffee maker. Heating by wood burning stoves and electric wall heaters.

We are in a rural environment at the end of a country lane, with no passing traffic, it is a about 25 minutes walking distance (longer if feeding the ducks) around the lake to the village Langoelan, look for the donkey and Llama on the way, or just a 2 minutes drive, there is a restaurant, bar, our local bread shop and a pizza van Sunday evenings. Guemene sur Scorff is a 10 minute drive with shops, chemists, doctors, banks, restaurants, takeaways and a large supermarket.

Pontivy just 30 minuets away straddles the river Blavet which runs from the hills of central Brittany down to the sea at Lorient. Canalised all the way and joined to the Nantes Brest canal, this was a major waterway and made Pontivy an important port. The old medieval town, with its pedestrian streets and open squares are pleasant to wander around and has some interesting shops and restaurants, as well as a weekly Monday market in the main street.

The lake You can take advantage of the adjoining lake, accessible directly from our grounds for fishing of large common carp, large Pike, tench, perch and trout, bird watching, canoeing, or just relax feeding the ducks and enjoy the tranquil surrounding and the views, along with a childs play area. Exploreing the surrounding countryside is a must, on foot or cycles, (we can also provide adult bikes).

Driving in Brittany is a real pleasure with wonderfully quiet country roads which wind through beautiful tree lined valleys, picturesque towns and sleepy villages, giving the perfect opportunity to “explore” this fantastic area.

History interest, central Brittany has an abundance of historical and archaeological sites to satisfy the enthusiast. Why not take to the network of rural footpaths to discover the more hidden gems of Brittany's heritage and landscape. The incredible volume and diversity of wildlife and flora also provide the naturalist with lots to see.

For the more energetic, the wealth of lakes and rivers provide water activities such as fishing, sailing, canoeing, skiing, rowing, cruises and much more. There are superb golf courses, horse riding stables catering for beginners and experienced riders, many other sports activities and water sports at the Lake Guerledan just a 20 min drive away.

With coasts on three sides, the choice of coastal locations to visit in Brittany is immense: St-Malo, St-Brieux and Roscoff in the north, Brest and Quimper to the west, and Lorient and Vannes on the south coast, plus much beauty and variety of scenery to enjoy en route. Holidaying in Central Brittany gives you a great range of places to visit and the tranquil setting of the Breton countryside to return to at the end of the day.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Nearest beach 8 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Shared outdoor pool (heated)
General TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Cots available (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, High chair available
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (heated), Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Brittany region

Kerhotten Cottages is a lovely quiet hamlet of four cottages, including the owners cottage, with picturesque landscape and tranquil views of the adjoining lake.

With a solar heated pool, shared only with the other two cottages, it is an ideal traditional self-catering family holiday destination.


Kerhotten is situated right in the heart of rural Brittany, a 300 year old commune of 4 superb individual detached cottages a with shared swimming pool at the end of a leafy country lane. No passing traffic, nestling in 3 acres of land on the edge of the picturesque LAC DU DORDU. Kerhotten provides a wonderful base to explore this enchanting area of France at any time of year.

We are some 8kms north of Guemene-sur-Scorff, Guemene is a pretty, old town in the heart of South Brittany in the department of Morbihan. It hosts some fine mediaeval houses, the ruins of an old castle, and is reputed for its prize-winning sausages - ideal for the BBQ

Pontivy is 7kms, an old medieval town with its pedestrian streets and open squares, Pontivy is pleasant to wander around and has some interesting shops and restaurants as well as a weekly market in the main street.

The local village on Langoelan offers a bar, restaurant and a boulangerie and is accessed via a beautiful lake side stroll of 20 min's or 2 min's in the car.