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SouthBrittanyGites les Chenes

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Nivillac, La Roche-Bernard, Morbihan, Brittany
Welcome to les Chenes (The Oaks). This popular 2 bedroomed (1 double, 1 twin) country home offers a peaceful and comfortable haven for you to return to after exploring the beautiful area surrounding La Roche Bernard and is perfectly placed for visiting the sandy beaches, fantastic coves and many inland attractions of South Brittany.

Nestling in rural France the well-equipped gite of of les Chenes sits on the edge of the historic village of Sainte Anne with its 16th century chapel and is part of a traditional Breton farmhouse, with 2 foot thick granite stone walls, under a slate roof.

The cottage of les Chenes offers a lovely base to explore from, but, with its pretty south facing garden, you may just want to stay 'home'!

The surrounding area is of mixed woodland, cider apple orchards and farmland and is 5 minutes from the Vil...
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Listing #HL322574
About the Owner
Melaney W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
Interaction with guests
With easy access from the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe, Les Chenes is privately owned and available for holidays or as a house-hunting base, while you search this beautiful area for a cottage of your own.
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

we felt welcome the moment we arrived, the owner mel was there to meet us, shes such a lovely laid back lady, she left us a wonderful welcome pack of lovely French treats, just the thing when you have been travelling for hrs.the bedroom was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank tregaddick
EmmDubb, VR Owner at SouthBrittanyGites les Chenes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Very kind of you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and were so easy to please! You're right, we do live in such a fantastic area, we still have plenty of things to do and new places to see ....lucky us.

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Very peaceful setting located in a beautiful part of France. Lots of places to visit, excellent local eateries and within easy reach of several beaches. The gite itself was very well equipped and had lots of character.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank richard l
EmmDubb, VR Owner at SouthBrittanyGites les Chenes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to review us, much appreciated. Glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed 6 September 2018

The gite is very well furbished to be comfortable and in keeping with style of building and area. Everything needed for a three week stay was available. The area is perfect for cycling - plenty of quiet roads, including to the coast and River Vilaine,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Sue P
EmmDubb, VR Owner at SouthBrittanyGites les Chenes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to review us It was great to see you out and about and hear of your adventures in the area -wow! We shall look out for you IN leTour de France next year

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The guest agrees to be a considerate tenant and ensure all members of their party take good care of the property and leave it and its contents in a clean and tidy condition. It...
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: R 906 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our bedlinen hire package is available at a cost of 10 euros per person, per set, payable on location.
Bed linen hire is included in our short stay pricing (1 - 6 nights)
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About the neighbourhood
The surrounding area is of mixed woodland, cider apple orchards and farmland and is only 5 minutes from the Vilaine River, so absolutely perfect for birdwatching, walking, cycling, sailing and generally exploring the beautiful area surrounding La Roche Bernard.
Getting around
A scenic 20 minute drive takes you to the Bretagne south coast, so again les Chenes is perfectly placed for visiting the sandy beaches & fantastic coves, as well as the many inland attractions of South Brittany.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: NANTES: 45.0 km
Railway: REDON: 20.0 km
Ferry: SAINT MALO: 100.0 km
FERRYPORTS St Malo is the nearest ferry port to SouthBrittanyGites-les Chenes, at just about 2 hours away, leaving from Portsmouth,(also from Weymouth & Poole).

Some people prefer the shorter ferry crossing of, Dover - Calais or travel via the tunnel, with a bit further to drive (approx) 6 hours on the french side. This can of course be broken into a stopover night if you would like to see another part of France en route to les Chenes.

Driving to les Chenes

St Malo 165k / 100 miles - 2 hrs from Portsmouth, Weymouth, Poole, Jersey & Guernsey

Roscoff 260k / 160 miles - 3 hrs Plymouth,Rosslare and Cork
Le Havre 375k / 230 miles - 4.5 hrs from Portsmouth & Newhaven
Caen 290k / 180 miles - 3.5 hrs from Portsmouth
Cherbourg 330k / 200 miles - 4 hrs...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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Brittany Gites (4 792)
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