Cottage to let in Brittany - BF003723

Beg-Meil (2km from Fouesnant), Finistère, Brittany Reference: BF003723 Advertiser since: 18 June 2014
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Ty Glas Self Catering Saturday 3 6 2

About this property

Cottage in South Brittany 650m from the Beach. This cottage/gite is in a coastal setting.

The property is situated on the Beg Meil peninsular, just 650m from 2 secluded beaches on the bay of La Foret (opposite Concarneau)
with another 14km of beaches of all styles surrounding (a new beach every day as one customer said!).



Kitchen and dining

Open plan dining area, kitchen and living room with direct access to patio and garden.
Kitchen is fully equipped and modern.
Electric vitro hob and Oven.
Microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, coffee-machine, electric kettle, washing machine.
Large dining table and chairs.

Living rooms

Open plan living room with direct access to garden and patio.
Comfortable sofa and chairs.
Good stock of books and games.
Freesat tv(with recording box allowing you record whilst you are out!).


Bedroom 1 with double bed and wardrobe
Bedroom 2 with double and single bed, wardrobe, table and chairs.
Bedroom 3 with 2 single beds (twin), wardrobe and chairs


Two toilets and shower rooms, one per floor.




Fouesnant is a very well serviced and picturesque coastal village 1.5 km away.
In the summer a multitude of activities of all styles are organised Bretonne festivals (costumes and music).
Every 2 or 3 nights there are free concerts representing all musical styles.
The surrounding area has daily markets.
Many of my returning guests insist that the proximity of the shops, bars and restaurants is worth mentioning walking distance. Same as the beaches and the coastal path(Gr 34).

Garden and outside

Large good space for barbecues, sunbathing and children's play. About 900m2.

Parking and garages

Large space for off road parking

Visitor suitability

Families, couples of all ages.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Child facilities

* Vet details: Fouesnant


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Fouesnant
Distance: 1 km

Beach holidays


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Sea fish
Name of nearest fishing location: Beach and jetty
Distance: 0.6 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Benodet and la foret fouesnant
Distance: 2.5 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Benodet
Distance: 1.5 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Gr 34


About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Paul Clarke

Lots of local knowledge.

Year property purchased 2008
Why this location? Near many different styles of beaches, walking distances.
Lots great cycle paths.
Great access to coastal path, (Gr.34) with fantastic views and scenery.
Shops, bars, restaurants also walking distance.
Many different ways to sample the Breton culture, festivals, fetes and visits.
Well positioned for visiting other places in Brittany.
Unique benefits of property Built 2008, nice and clean.
I get quite a few returning guests because of the house and location.
Open plan down stairs easy access to the good size secure garden.
2 shower rooms and WC's.One of each downstairs.
BBQ and garden furniture.
Appreciated by couples and families.

The Owner Recommends


Superb trails for cycling all over.
Bike be rented in the local area.

Lots of Things To Do

Lots of locals events organised many, free concerts, Breton festivals, brocante (car boots).
Sailing, kayaking, diving, snorkeling, fishing,volley ball, kids clubs, surfing(35 mins away), wind and kite surfing, bike hire.
2 golf courses nearby.


Great market in La Foret Fouesnant on Sunday, Fouesnant and Concarneau on Friday.


Concarneau, Quimper, La Torche surfing beach. 14 km of beaches of all styles.
Benodet and the river Odet (boat trip possible).
St Marine
Les Islands de Glenans.
Pont Aven for the arty link.
Carnac about an hour half away.
Point du Raz (France's land end equivalent).
Pays bigouden (with phare du ekumal (light house); Penmarch;
Port la foret Fouesnant
Lots brocantes (car boot markets)

Sea food

The freshest sea food either in some of the many restaurants.
Can be bought directly from fish and shell fish farms (vivier) or the many fish mongers.

Walking trails(Gr 34)

The coastal path is just at the bottom of the lane. With spectacular views across the bay and access to some almost private beaches (some great picnic and relaxing spots).

Many local beaches of differing styles.

Superb for sand castles, rock pooling ,sunbathing and relaxing.