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Linda Breton

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, french

Stone cottage in secluded garden, near the sea.

6 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 6 nights

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Overview

Plobannalec-Lesconil Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Close to shops and beaches.

Self-catering, ground floor stone cottage set in owners' large garden, in a quiet hamlet, but with shops and beaches less than 2 miles away. Visitors have free use of the garden which has a large pond, where they can see Carp and other fish, or watch a visiting heron. A large open-sided barn is useful for shady car-parking, drying washing and for table-tennis. A portable BBQ is available, as are badminton rackets, a croquet set and various other games.

Internet access possible (bring your lap-top)

Detached cottage in owners' large garden: This single-story stone cottage is south facing onto a large pond - fishing allowed - and a wooded garden.

There is a large open barn for car parking and table tennis.

Badminton equipment and various childrens' games can be borrowed at no cost.

Shops: There is a large supermarket, a baker's and a restaurant just over a mile away.

Fishing ports with weekly open markets are 2 and 4 miles away.

Beaches: Numerous sandy beaches can be found locally, the closest (see photo) less than 2 miles away, reached along quiet back roads.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Linda Breton (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french

About Linda Breton

Linda, British, and Jean-Jacques, French, were married in 1972 and have lived in France since then. We have 3 grown-up children and (so far in 2014) 5 grand-children.

Linda Breton purchased this cottage in 2000

Why Linda Breton chose Quimper area

We fell in love with the property, which is built of local granite, in 2000 and we've grown to love the area too. We've been renting the cottage since 2002. .

What makes this cottage unique

We feel that the property has a rare combination of being situated not far from the beach, being close to amenities yet is an oasis of greenery off the road.

Reviews

5
based on 6 traveler reviews

Stone cottage in secluded garden, near the sea.
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
battenberg
5

perfect

  • 5 of 5

The cottageist perfect,the garden is realy a dream and the owners are angels !!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2008
  • Stayed: Jun 2008
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5

Beautiful, secluded gite

  • 5 of 5

This was probably one of the best gites we've ever rented. It was very conveniently located between Plobannalec-Lesconil and Le Guilvinec, yet still very secluded; the extensive garden area and activities for children to do (pingpong/swings etc) were great, as was the outdoor dining area. The kitchen was very well stocked with equipment and very easy to use. The beds were extremely comfortable. The owners, who live in the barn behind the gite, were very welcoming, helpful and laid back. And, all in all, it represented good value for money. I'd certainly want to rent this property again if I were returning to this area of France.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just perfect for our family of four

  • 5 of 5

We missed nothing in this lovely cottage: very clean, fully equipped including garden furniture and sport gear. Linda and Jean-Jacques are very friendly and helpful. The garden is more like a park with a private pond.

All facilities (bakery, supermarket, fresh fish and seafood) are close and the Kersaux beach is a 10 minutes bicycle ride away on small country roads.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Reading, UK
5

Perfect spacious cottage with beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay in this spacious cottage and spent a few utterly relaxing hours sitting on the patio admiring the view and sitting on the sun loungers enjoying the sun and the view. The garden in magnificent. We enjoyed walking in the surrounding countryside and clamboring over the rocks at the nearby beach.

Very well equiped kitchen with plenty of storage space

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

super gite

  • 5 of 5

super location et super accueil,a 3 km d'une superbe plage

la maison est dans un grand jardin arboré,avec étang

assez de place pour que les enfants sans donne a cœur joie

très bonne exposition et isolation même au plus fort de l'été

intérieur très sympa,décoré avec gout

location a renouveler pour ma part

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous sommes très contents que la petite maison vous a plu et que vous avez passé un excellent séjour. A la prochaine fois, alors!
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5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Being two adults and three children in the age between 9 and 13 years, we had our 14 days vacation in this cottage in August / September 2011.

The main reason for us to choose it was the benefit of a spacious and interesting garden in the middle of an open breton countryside.

It allows the children to have a huge area for there ideas, playing badminton, table tennis, discovering the underwoods, playing soccer, hide & seek and so on.

The cottage itself fits all our needs, the rooms are tidy and it is set up with the equipment someone usually needs for vacation.

I'm not sure about performance of the Wifi Access (I didn't try that),once we needed a connection to the internet we used the system of the owners.

The owners, which had spent their vacation in a cottage beneath, are very helpful in all the things which may occur,

and they are always good for a nice smalltalk in English (and French, of course).

This is very interesting for improving someones French.

The area around is the THE BRETON LANDSCAPE itself.

In 3km walking distance the south faced Kersauz beach is one of several white atlantic sand beaches in the area.

In 10 minute walking distance prehistoric dolmen and menhir locations can be found.

Furthermore several villages and cities in a 30 km environment are interesting for visiting there harbours, markets and events.

This Cournaille Area is also very interesting for bicycle tours,unfortunatly we did'nt try that.

Also the infrastructure around is vacation proof. Supermarket, Bar&Tabac, bakery can be found within 1km distance

The weather in end of August was real summer-alike.

It did never rain during the day, the temperaturs were about 22 degrees, the climate is really smooth,

which also can be seen on the vegetation everywhere around, which is nearly subtropical.

The sun intensity was very high (Take care of sunburns).

Swimming in the ocean is the most refreshing thing, but you have to be a kind of brave for that (Not everybody likes water temperaturs of 19 degrees).

In September it started to become stormy, which is also an interesting experience on the oceanside.

So no bathing anymore in the ocean, but now the "Peche a Pied" and fishing started for us.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Thomas and family. We are always very happy when our guests enjoy their stay and our cottage.
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Quimper (Pluguffan)
Nearest Ferry
135 Kilometres
Roscoff
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Benodet
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Quimper
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Brest-Nantes N 165
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Kersauz
Car: recommended

Sandy beaches and shops nearby. Various attractive fishing ports within a few miles, where there are weekly open markets and frequent concerts during the summer. Within easy driving distance are : the city of Quimper, with its cathedral, museums and quaint cobbled streets; lively Benodet, with its marina, casino, golf course and thalassotherapy centre; walled city Concarneau; picturesque Locronan and more ....

Other Activities: Indoor pool 5 kilometres

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Rates & Availability

Plobannalec-Lesconil Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Auatumn
Aug 28 2016 - Oct 29 2016
6 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Winter 2016
Oct 30 2016 - Dec 18 2016
6 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
$450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $56

Special rates for small parties (max 3).
Payment by £ cheque accepted. (£ equivalent of Euro rate)
Degressive rate if more than one week booked.
All charges and bed linen included.

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Amenities

Plobannalec-Lesconil Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 80 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , and vanity unit
  • Also separate WC. and hand-basin. Bathroom entirely remade in 2006.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , with hand-basin
  • Second bedroom : one set of bunk beds plus one single. Both bedrooms have a wardrobe. Cot available on request
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We are always on site to welcome new guests.

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