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Les Chenes gite, beautiful rural location

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Les Chenes is a typical rural longere on the Normandy/Brittany border in France. The property has a large secluded and enclosed garden with a granite terrace and barbecue, perfect for sunbathing and games. Outside the front is private parking. It is in a peaceful location ideal for walking and cycling, but within easy reach of all amenities and many wonderful places for sightseeing, including Mont St. Michel, the walled city and beaches of St. Malo, Fougeres with the largest medieval castle in Europe, medieval Dinan on the river Rance, the shops and markets of Rennes, the castle at Combourg and so many more. The newly restored gite has 2 spacious bedrooms; one has a double bed, the other has a double bed and bunk beds. There is a family bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle. Downs...Les Chenes is a typical rural longere on the Normandy/Brittany border in France. The property has a large secluded and enclosed garden with a granite terrace and barbecue, perfect for sunbathing and games. Outside the front is private parking. It is in a peaceful location ideal for walking and cycling, but within easy reach of all amenities and many wonderful places for sightseeing, including Mont St. Michel, the walled city and beaches of St. Malo, Fougeres with the largest medieval castle in Europe, medieval Dinan on the river Rance, the shops and markets of Rennes, the castle at Combourg and so many more. The newly restored gite has 2 spacious bedrooms; one has a double bed, the other has a double bed and bunk beds. There is a family bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle. Downstairs there is a spacious living room/kitchen with fitted appliances, large dining table and leather settees on which to watch the English tv. Free wifi is available throughout. There is a ceramic hob cooker and oven, washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and fridge with freezer compartment. The property is child friendly, with travel cot, high chair, stair gate and paddling pool available for babies; there are also garden games available. There is a friendly bar/restaurant/boulangerie in La Fontenelle within walking distance. A Carrefour supermarket, post office, boulangeries, bank, pharmacies etc are all a short distance away in the town of Antrain just over 1 km away. Barely 2km away is a forest with leisure lake, treetop assault course, boat and pony rides, and bar/restaurant. There are plenty of family friendly activities nearby. Try the theme park Cobac Parc at Lanhelin 25km away, the Grand Aquarium at St Malo, and Alligator Bay at Pontorson only 10 km away, a wonderful collection of reptiles. At the Etang de Boulet 15km away there is a lovely lakeside beach with a café and boating. For those who enjoy gardens, the Parc Floral at St Germain en Cogles 15km away, is a wonderful trip with so much to see. There are several chateaux in the region; try the chateau de la rouerie only 4km away, with animal park, and the wonderful grounds of the chateau de bonnefontaine in Antrain. 2 km away is the Chateau de la Ballue with lovely gardens and regular cultural events/concerts. The gite is in a wonderful situation for walking and cycling. More
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Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Parking
Balcony
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
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Terrace
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Reviews (2)
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This gite is in a peaceful and attractive rural location, with easy access to shops and services. It has a large garden surrounded by fields, ideal for relaxing, eating or playing games. There are a wide variety of well known tourist destinations within east reach....More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank ianclapham
Management response:Responded 25 March 2016

thank you for your kind comments; glad you enjoyed your stay in our beautiful countryside and hope to welcome you again.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Date of stay: August 2014
Management response:Responded 16 June 2015

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About the Owner
Daphne D
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2015
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About the neighbourhood
Antrain is a small market town just over 1 km away, with a supermarket, post office, boulangeries, pharmacies, banks, bars and other shops and services. La Fontenelle is closer but smaller, and has a combined bar/restaurant/boulangerie. It also has a free use tennis court. There is an annual musical festival for the friends of Jean Langlais. There are several attractive castles nearby. In Fougeres as well as the castle there is a wonderful swimming pool complex.
How to get there
Brittany Ferries sail to St Malo, Caen, Cherbourg and le Havre, all within an easy drive from La Fontenelle. All except St Malo join the A84 toll free autoroute. Condor Ferries also sail to St Malo with fast craft. Ryanair fly from Stansted and East Midlands to Dinard, Flybe from Southampton to Rennes. Car hire is available at airports and ferry terminals.
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