|La Binellerie Gite de Jardin||Self Catering||Saturday||1||2||1|
La Binellerie is a 17th century farmhouse and outbuildings set in the peaceful countryside close to St Malo.
The Gite de Jardin provides a comfortable ground-floor, 1 bedroomed apartment for 2 guests in a converted barn. It has been tastefully renovated, retaining all the original oak beams.
The hand made kitchen is fully equipped and includes gas hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, kettle, toaster, vacuum cleaner, iron & ironing board and dishwasher. There is plenty of storage and a breakfast bar with stools.
A washing machine and tumble dryer is available in the laundry room for the use of guests.
The large open plan sitting room has comfortable sofas, a woodburning stove and lovely views on to your patio and the countryside beyond.
Through wide double doors from the sitting room is the comfortable double bedroom.
The modern en suite showeroom has underfloor heating and a wide door, for wheelchair users.
There is a woodburning stove and an electric convector heater in the sitting room, and underfloor heating in the shower room.
The sitting room has both French and English tv, dvd and cd players and a wi-fi internet connection. There is also a selection of paperback books, that visitors either read or swap, and a few board games.
Both the sitting room and the breakfast bar have views over the garden. There is a private patio, table & chairs, bbq and reclining sunloungers.
There is plenty of parking at La Binellerie, either directly outside the gite or undercover. Undercover parking is available for cycles or motorbikes.
The Gite de Jardin is suitable for people with reduced mobility or wheelchair users.
Guests have the use of a washing machine and tumble dryer in the laundry room.
Firewood is available when needed during the colder months.
We bought this 1665 farmhouse and outbuidings in 1996, and have been slowly been doing the renovations, and developing the gardens. Eventually, 11 years ago I started doing B&B in the main house, and we now have 2 Gites , another 2 bedroomed gite will be ready for the 2019 season.
|Year property purchased||1996|
|Why this location?||We love Brittany!|
|Unique benefits of property||La Binellerie is very well placed for visiting all the main tourist sites in Northern and central Brittany, as well as being only 15 kms from the nearest port of St Malo.|
We are surrounded by the beautiful Breton countryside, for walking, or cycling or just relaxing by the river Rance at one of the many small family run restaurants at Pleudihen, Mordreuc, Plouer sur Rance, St Suliac, Lyvet, St Jouan, Taden, and many more.
St Suliac (4kms) is a pretty village on the river Rance. There are 3 good restaurants, incuding a creperie, a seafood restaurant and a cafe/bar on the riverfront with great views. Also a beach and sailing club.
Dinan (15kms) is a medieval, walled town with a weekly market and beautiful cobbled streets, great choice of restaurants, and also a river frontage with more restaurants, and a starting point for boat trips on the river.
Dinard (16kms) is a seaside holiday town with a good choice of child-friendly beaches, restaurants and a very cosmopoltan market 3 times a week.
Cancale (20kms) is a coastal town famous for its oyster beds and seafood restaurants— a must for seafood lovers! Sunday morning market.
St Malo (15kms) is a walled town ‘Intra Muros’, with pretty cobbled streets.The old town has a good variety of individual shops and a huge choice of restaurants.
St Malo is also the nearest ferry port with Brittany Ferries, and nearest train station where you can take the TGV to Paris.
Le Mont St Michel (30kms) is one of the most visited places in France, so a not-to-be-missed visit!
Along the coast —‘Cote D’Emeraude’ —there are many beautiful beaches, most are child friendly.