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2 beautiful beamed cottages One with PRIVATE SECLUDED pool & one lovely bungalow - La Maison Blanche with private heated secluded pool. 5* rated Sleeps 8

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
farmhouse
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Quistinic Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Close to Quistinic and situated in the countryside hamlet of Le Cosquer, minutes from the River Blavet and only 25 minutes from the beautiful coast. A 20% discount is available on Brittany Ferries

Le Cosquer situated in the Commune of Quistinic is a wonderful small and friendly hamlet within a 5 minute drive of the beautiful River Blavet and 25 minutes from the coast.

Both rated 5* on TripAdvisorr, La Maison Blanche and *Hirondelle are set in gardens of one acre and are both south facing. For the children there is a lovely playhouse with swing and slide, all set under the trees to keep it in the shade all day

Both properties have their own BBQ area with Patio table and chairs overlooking the open countryside.

Pets Welcome

We're happy to accommodate well behaved dogs in most circumstances, for a small fee.

Surrounded by the most beautiful countryside, Le Cosquer is an ideal base for walking and cycling with canoeing and kayaking close by on the Blavet.

Within easy driving distances are the lovely towns of Hennebont, Josselin, Vannes, Auray and Pontivy all steeped in History.

The beautiful Gulf of Morbihan is an hour's drive away where you can take a boat trip around the various islands.

NB

*La Maison Blanche has exclusive use of the private and secluded heated swimming pool (May-September) - 4 feet deep - with small roman end steps.

More Details

Details for La Maison Blanche with private heated secluded pool. 5* rated Sleeps 8 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 1 Bathroom

La Maison Blanche a spacious Farmhouse with exposed beams throughout is fully equipped for entertaining large family gatherings.

The accommodation furnished to a high standard comprises of the following:

Downstairs

Spacious lounge with TV & DVD player. Large dining room with beautiful open fireplace & seats 8 at a traditional solid Breton style dining table. Wifi, CD player & Ipod docking station can also be found in the dining room.

Kitchen with additional informal dining area sitting 6 has a large range cooker with gas hob & two electric ovens & is fully equipped with fitted units, integrated dishwasher & fridge/freezer. All usual appliances are available - microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee machine, steamer & food processor

Utility room with washer/dryer & separate shower room with wc and vanity unit.

Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms.

1 family room with 1 double bed & 2 singles, 1 large double & 1 double ensuite. All rooms can accommodate a cot. There is a further family bathroom

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Mary Salter
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2016
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About Mary Salter

While on holiday, we fell in love with the property although total renovation was needed! After having finished La Maison Blanche while still living and working in Devon, we found it more and more difficult to leave and decided to move here permanently in 2010 to renovate Hirondelle.

Mary Salter purchased this farmhouse in 2004

Why Mary Salter chose Lorient area

Le Cosquer is a truly rural hamlet close to the lovely Breton Village of Quistinic and the beautiful River Blavet.

The two privately owned Bretagne Gites nestling in the heart of the Blavet Valley, provide a perfect haven for guests of all ages.

Young children are welcome to visit the local farm where they can watch the farmer's wife milk the cows and meet the newly born calves.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Being truly rural Le Cosquer is a very friendly and tranquil commune with nearby beautiful woodland walks and cycle paths. The River Blavet only a 5 minute drive away is ideal for fishing, canoeing and peaceful walks along the towpath. It is also ideally located to explore the many clean & safe beaches within a 25-30m minute drive and also to visit the Golf du Morbihan where you can take a ferry trip to l'Île-aux-Moines and l'Île-d'Arz.

You can find an array of tourist attractions, shops and activities for all the family in the some of the ancient towns such as Hennebont, Vannes, Auray and Hennebont along with the nearby towns of Baud and Bubry.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were looking for a rural idyllic retreat and we found it at La Maison Blanche. Photos do not due justice to the beauty of the location. House is top quality and the hosts were extremely hospitable. With a private pool, bikes and even badminton available to us our teenagers were also very impressed. Mary is an excellent cook and we enjoyed several beautiful meals. We also appreciated Chris's lovely fresh potatoes, beans and lettuce. Memories of this wonderful holiday, made special by our wonderful hosts, will stay with us for a very long time. Would wholeheartedly recommend for anyone who enjoys peace and tranquillity in a beautifully natural setting.
Jun 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Lorient
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Quistinic
Nearest Ferry
90 Miles
Roscoff
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Rimaison
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Pontivy
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
N24 Voie Express - Gare de Baud
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Creperie Quistinic/Rendezvous des Pecheurs P.Augan
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Larmor Plage
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

There are a lot of lovely beaches within easy reach, approximately 20-35 minutes drive.

The beautiful sandy beaches of Larmor Plage and Port Louis are a favourite with families along with Carnac and La Trinite sur Mer.

Gavres to Penthievre is a sand dune with wide open spaces. Quiberon is used by surfers.

Travel:

A car is necessary in Le Cosquer.

Driving time from the nearest ports are:

Roscoff 2hours, St. Malo 2¼ hours Caen 3 hours.

The nearest Airports are:- Lorient ½hour Rennes 1¾hours

Brest 1¾hours Dinard 2 hours Nantes 2 hours.

Distances:

Quistinic is 2km away, here you will find a village shop (with a wonderful bakery), Post Office, Chemist and Small bar plus a Creperie with bar.

The pretty towns of Baud and Bubry are 6-8 km, with larger supermarkets to suit all of your needs along with restaurants and banks.

Other interesting towns within easy driving distance are Pontivy, Hennebont, Auray, Vannes, Rochefort-en-Terre, Josselin, and Malestroit,

Further Details:

Activities include: Fishing on the many nearby lakes and rivers; Golf on the 6 courses all within 1 hours drive. Cycling along the well maintained River Blavet towpath, many miles with no hills - a great way to discover the area. Horse Riding, Canoeing, Boat Trips, Surfing, Diving, Tennis, GoKarting and don't forget to visit the local markets if you want to experience the real Brittany.

Rates & Availability

Quistinic Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nov - Dec 2016
Oct 29 2016 - Dec 9 2016
3 night minimum stay
$189
$1,127
 
 
Christmas & New Year
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$315
$2,077
 
 
Jan - April 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$208
$1,385
 
 
April - May 2017
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$189
$875
 
 
May - June 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$208
$963
 
 
Early July 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,479
 
 
July - August 2017
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,882
 
 
Aug - Dec 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Dec 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$208
$1,127
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017/8
Dec 9 2017 - Jan 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$315
$2,077
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$189
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $189
Pet Fee $25

Booking Notes:
Enquiries by email preferably or telephone. 25% of rental cost on booking with final payment and £100 security deposit 8 weeks before the holiday. A discount of 20% is available on car and passenger fare if travelling with Brittany Ferries.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day during the Summer season is on a Saturday, but we are flexible at all other times of the year. Arrival time is from 4pm with Departure time by 10am.




Notes on prices:
Bookings are based on Saturday to Saturday during July and August. We are flexible on dates during May and June or September

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Quistinic Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - shower
    Shower room 2 - shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bath is with hand held shower not overhead shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • rafting
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: 20% off car and passenger fare on brittany ferry crossings from uk. free wifi is available at all times in both properties. english freesat television also available in both properties. Ipod Docking Stations in both properties Outside: The shared one acre garden to the front of the property has a children's play house with swing and slide set Each property has their own BBQ plus garden furniture. Exclusive to La Maison Blanche (unless both properties are rented together), the secluded outdoor figure of 8 pool can be found to the side of the property and is 24' x 16'. It is 4'6" deep with Roman steps at one end and ladder steps at the other. To enjoy the view while relaxing by the pool, it is surrounded by a semi transparent fence along with two entrances both with double locks, which comply with the French regulations. Heated from May to September weather permitting.

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