How close to the beach/coast are you?
Within a 30-45 minute drive you will find some lovely, quiet beaches and coves. Not only are they beautiful but the majority have been awarded Blue Flag status (awarded by the EC). Alternatively, 5 minutes down the road, you will find the Plan d’Eau at Langonnet with a man-made beach and lake. There is children’s play area, a cafe and showers/toilets.
Is it child friendly?
Yes. We are situated in a very peaceful, rural location, with plenty of gardens for all to play in. We have a cot, highchair, stair gate and baby changing mat available. We also have a splash pool available in the summertime. The splash pool is 4m x 1.2m deep and is used at your own risk. Children should be supervised by their parents or an adult at all times. Sun loungers available.
Do you need a car?
Yes. Being located in a rural setting, it is essential to really get the most out of this beautiful region. The roads in Brittany are very quiet even in High Season.
Are there plenty of restaurants nearby?
Yes. Langonnet has an excellent restaurant with friendly service and varied menu. Le Faouet and Gourin (10 minutes away) have a variety of restaurants, which offer a range of options including traditional crepes, pizzas and a la carte.
How easy is Brittany to access from the UK?
By car you can ferry to Roscoff, St Malo, Caen, Cherbourg, Boulogne, Calais and Le Havre.
By Air you can fly to Dinard airport with Ryan Air, Brest airport with Flybe or Ryan Air and Lorient airport with Aer Arann. All these airports have car hire facilities.
Do we have to bring our own bed linen and towels?
No. All bed linen and towels are provided. You will however need to bring your own beach towels.
Does each cottage have its own private garden area?
Yes. In addition to the communal paddock area (with boules pitch & splash pool) and the secret garden, each cottage has its own private garden with table, chairs, parasol, sun beds & BBQ.
Do the owners live on site?
Yes. The English owners live on site and are available for help if required, but are very discreet leaving you to enjoy your holiday.
What languages are spoken?
Both English and French are spoken.
Are there Doctors and Dentists nearby?
Yes. There is a local Doctor in Langonnet and a Dentist in Le Faouet.
Is Vegetarian food readily available in local restaurants?
Yes, but some restaurant choices may be limited. However, by their nature pizzerias and creperies have a larger choice of vegetarian options.