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Renovated Farmhouse, With Swimming Pool. Village location, near Josselin

Bedrooms 5
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Spacious farmhouse in Mohon, nr Josselin, Brittany - Lots To Do In The Area, 15 Minutes To Lakeside Beach, Child-friendly, French Lessons Available

We offer a 'home-from-home' holiday experience: Providing so much more than your usual self-catering holiday, we pride ourselves on offering you a relaxed & comfortable stay. La Ferme has a good sized garden and there's a 30ft x 15ft (9m x 4.5m) swimming pool and full-size table tennis table for your use.. The gardens are completely enclosed and there's plenty of parking. The village of Mohon provides basic amenities, including a mini market & baker's (essential for those freshly baked croissants!) bank, Post Office, & a bar. Everything is within 2 minutes walk of the house. 10 minutes drive north of the lovely medieval town of Josselin, with its grand chateau, the Nantes-Best canal, interesting shops & bustling Saturday market. We leave lots of info in the properties, including maps, guide books & recommendations of where to eat. Complimentary Welcome Pack including local produce. French or English lessons also available and Geocaching Holidays. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful central Brittany!

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
September 6, 2017

About Philippa

Hello! We are Philippa and Allan and look forward to hearing from you!

Philippa purchased this farmhouse in 2005

Why Philippa chose Ploermel area

In September 2005 we became proud owners of La Ferme du Moulin when we fell in love with the charm of this area. Mohon village is so typical of many Breton villages with old houses and a huge church at the centre. Our neighbours are lovely and everyone is so friendly! We live adjacent to La Ferme & we love sitting out in the peace and quiet with a glass (or two!) We also love the Lac au Duc, just 15 minutes away, and Josselin, and Ploermel, and there's just too much to mention! This is a great holiday location for all the family!

What makes this farmhouse unique

We do our utmost to try to make your holiday experience one of 'home from home' so have added lots of personal touches to enhance your stay. We live next to La Ferme du Moulin, so are on hand if you need anything, but certainly will not intrude in to your holiday. Our friendly dog, Jez and cat Guinness may will want to say hello. We have a wealth of information in the property, and personal recommendations of where to eat and places to go. Philippa is a qualified language teacher and can provide French conversation lessons (or English lessons) - Prices on request. So immerse yourself in French culture, kick back and enjoy! There's so much to do in the area, you are sure to have a fantastic holiday!

Guestbook comments from the owner

'What a lovely place! The village was so peaceful ,great amenities,a little shop, a bakers, post office and a bar. The house was really well furnished, a lovely big garden and nice friendly neighbours. We were left a useful set of instructions for all the appliances and a good pack of tourist information, well done I would definitely go back there again. Many many thanks!!'

The garden was a great size especially having the trampoline which the kids had hours of fun on! The owners were extremely helpful prior to our stay. Excellent!
Jan 2010
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Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
In village. Bar de la Mairie
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Golf du Lac
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Lac au Duc
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

French language holidays. As the owner is a qualified french teacher, language lessons are available at an extra charge to guests. These can be for adults, children or for a family group. Please enquire. Geocaching holidays. If you would like to try geocaching we have a folder of local Geocaches available, and can provide you with maps, a handheld gps, and 'treasure' for swapping when you find the geocaches. There is more information on our website.

We also have a file of over 50 local 'waymarked' walks if you prefer to explore this region on foot.

We can arrange for massage therapies to be provided locally.


Lac au Duc is less than 15 minutes drive away. It offers safe swimming and water-sports, water slides and a lakeside bar/restaurant.

Southern and Northern beaches are around 45 mins-60 mins away by car.


Airports :-

Rennes 60 mins

Dinard 75 mins

Nantes 110 mins

Brest 120 mins

Ferries:- Nearest ferry port is St Malo 75 mins. Roscoff 2 hours Cherbourg & Caen 3 hours

We offer a discount code for Brittany Ferries.


Village centre is within 2 minutes walk. Josselin 10 mins by car. Ploermel 15 mins by car. Pontivy 30 mins. Branfere Animal Park/La Gacilly artisan town 40 mins. Carnac 50 mins. St Malo/Dinard 90 mins. Le Mont St Michel 1 3/4 hours.

Further Details:

We leave oodles of leaflets, recommendations, maps and guide books in our property. Some of out favourite local places are the Lac au Duc, Josselin and the animal park at Branfere- but there's so much to do here, the list could be endless! Check out our special interest holidays, which include French Language Holidays and Geocaching Holidays. The latter are particularly suitable for Spring and Autumn when the vegetation is not at its highest. We are very flexible according to your needs and will do our best to accommodate any special requests. We can offer a discount code on Brittany Ferries- Please ask.


Mohon Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Bathroom with full size bath and shower over. Ensuite shower room to one of the double rooms
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 9 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower room) Two twin rooms and a single room. We have two travel cots available
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes on accommodation: WIFI available. Garden is fully enclosed. Dogs welcome (extra £15 charge). Discount on Brittany Ferries. Welcome pack: Please note that we have English Freesat channels only on the TV Outside: La Ferme has a 30ft x 15ft (9m x 4.5m) above ground swimming pool (Exclusive use for you during your stay) There's a lovely covered terrace area for al-fresco dining and Barbequing, plus a full size table tennis table. Patio furniture and a BBQ. Garden is enclosed. Plenty of parking. Towels and linen are included. No cleaning charge but guests are expected to leave the property in a clean and tidy condition upon departure. Pet owners must clear up any dog waste from the garden. Please do not allow dogs into the bedrooms or on living room furniture. Other: La Ferme du Moulin offers rustic and spacious 5 bedroom accommodation, and can sleep up to 9. Originally a working dairy farm, the house was converted in 2004 and retains much of its character and charm from yesteryear, but now with all mod-cons!


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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $19.79

Notes on prices:
Prices include all bed linen and towels, plus gas, water and electricity.

In the winter time there is a local charge from 1st October-31st March of €35
payable for wood/fuel/heating.

Security Deposit (refundable) against lost keys/excess cleaning/breakages. £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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