Quaint holiday cottage in Morbihan - BM001669_D

Saint-Dolay (17km from Redon), Morbihan, Brittany Reference: BM001669_D Advertiser since: 1 July 2004

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Woodpecker Cottage Self Catering Saturday 2 4 2 cot/start bed can be supplied in main bedroom

About this property

Quaint 2 Bed Cottage in Quiet Hamlet in Morbihan. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Woodpecker Cottage is a 2 bedroomed quaint timber cladded cottage. It is situated in Le Grippe in a very quiet hamlet and sits along side but not adjacent to Scrumpy Cottage. It offers a very relaxing and peaceful holiday Suitable for families, couples, pets. Ideal area for walking and cycling. The countryside is beautiful and there are many tourist attractions within driving distance as well as the beautiful beaches of Penistan, Damgam and La Baule to name but a few.

Woodpecker is a light and airy cottage with all facilities needed for a home from home holiday. The exterior patio and covered dining area is great for bbqs and al fresco dining or just relaxing on the sunloungers. The garden is fenced off and private from Scrumpy Cottage, with views over the fields.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen is small but fully fitted with oven, hob, microwave, fridge-freezer and all necessary utensils needed. It is shaker style high quality units fitted and decorated to a very high standard.

Living rooms

The living/dining room is spacious and airy and has double doors leading onto a decked patio and covered dining area. The lights work with dimmer switches.

It consists of 2 two seater sofas, coffee-table, corner table and lamp, english tv/dvd and unit. The dining table is large and comfortably seats 4/6 people.

It has been decorated to a very high standard


The double bedroom is light and airy and consists of a double bed wooden with 2 bedside tables and lamps. Chest of drawers, wicker bedroom chair and full length free standing mirror. The landing has 2 built in wardrobes.

The twin room consists of two full size single wooden beds with two bedside table and lamps. Chest of drawers and wicker bedroom chair. There is a built in wall cupboard for storage and wall mounted mirror.


Upstairs there is a lovely bathroom with full size bath and large overhead shower. Pedestal sink with underneath storage cupboard and wc. Decorated to a very high standard.

Downstairs there is a separate wc and wash hand basin with underneath cupboard. This room also houses the washing machine


Electric radiators in each room


Our private bar 'The Old Cider Barn' for guests is open 1 or 2 nights each week where guests can relax and chat and catch up with a couple of drinks. Pool table and table tennis available.

Garden and outside

To the front of the cottage is a small grassed area with path to front door and small table and 2 chairs. The rear garden is fully fenced and private and has views over the fields. The patio is decked and there is a covered dining area for al fresco meals.

Parking and garages

Private driveway to side of cottage

Visitor suitability

This cottage is not suitable for wheelchairs users or those with very limited mobility. It is ideal for families and suitable for couples.


  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

* Vet details: 4 Rue Joseph Sauveur, 56130 Nivillac




About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Jeanette Fuller

We have run Riverview gites for 9 years now, welcoming many wonderful families to our lovely gites. We have two children aged 22 and 15, two dogs Kennedy and Timmy and two georgeous cats Mittens and Muffin. We lived in France for 14 years but have now returned to the UK. We return to France for the summer to welcome our guests and enjoy the al fresco dining in beautiful peaceful and tranquil surroundings.

Owner's website www.riverviewgites.com
Year property purchased 2001
Why this location? The hamlet is situated in lovely peaceful surroundings. Three miles from St. Dolay and ideal travelling distance to many many tourist attractions and beautiful beaches and the Morbihan countryside. The towns of La Roche Bernard and Redon are ideal for sampling great food and wine in the many bars and restaurants. The river Vilaine can be accessed from the hamlet for a beautiful country walk.
Unique benefits of property The property is ideally situated for all tourist attractions and beaches. It is situated in a rural setting overlooking fields. It is ideal for a family of four with private rear covered patio and private garden. It offers the peace and tranquility of the countryside. Ideal for walking and cycling and exploring.

The Owner Recommends

Location and activities

Coastal beaches 20 mins by car. Watersports nearby. We are situated central to all tourist attractions

Nearest ferry port

St Malo 150km

Nearest restaurant

St Dolay Pizzeria 5km, La Roche Bernard Harbour 12km, Redon 12km

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