Holiday gite to let near Pontivy

Kergrist (6km from Mur-de-Bretagne), Morbihan, Brittany Reference: BM002474_A Advertiser since: 19 March 2008

This location has multiple holiday properties

Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
La Maison du Jardin Self Catering Saturday 5 10 2

About this property

Set in the Tranquil Countryside of the Blavet Valley. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

The Davies family would like to welcome you to our gites. Once 2 thriving farms Le Guily offers 2 superb holiday cottages which have been sympathetically restored to a high standard, retaining their original character and charm. Each cottage is extremely comfortable and spacious and fully equipped with everything you need for a great holiday.
La Maison du Jardin is a pretty 5 bedroom cottage, full of character and charm whilst offering every modern convenience.
The extensive ground floor is open plan with a large kitchen/diner. The kitchen is equipped with gas oven, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, and fridge, plenty of crockery and cutlery and ample seating around a large farmhouse table.
Separated from the dining/kitchen by beams the carefully restored spacious living area has a wooden floor, exposed stone walls and a large fireplace with wood burning stove and comfortable seating.
Also on the ground floor is a twin bedroom with spacious en suite bathroom. In a wet room style, the bathroom has a bath, shower, toilet and handrails.
A handmade wooden staircase leads to the first floor.
The 4 bedrooms are cosy with wooden flooring and beams throughout. There are 2 spacious double rooms, one room with bunk beds and a single bed and a single room. Centrally located is a bathroom with toilet.
The gite has a very pretty private garden with a swing and climbing frame, a barbeque and two patios with plenty of seating for guests.



Kitchen and dining

The open plan kitchen is equipped with gas cooker, dishwasher, large fridge, microwave with grill, toaster, kettle and plenty of crockery and cutlery. There is a large farmhouse table with ample seating.

Living rooms

The comfortable spacious living area is open plan but cosy with large fireplace and woodburner.
There is satellite tv and dvd/radio systems. There are plenty of books and toys and games for different ages.
Free wi-fi is available throughout the property


La Maison du Jardin has a ground floor twin bedroom with an en suite bathroom. This may be suitable for guests with limited mobility.
On the first floor are 2 double bedrooms, a single room with single bed and a cot and a further bedroom with bunk bed and single bed.


There is a ground floor en-suite bathroom with bath, wet room style shower, bath and toilet
On the first floor there is another bathroom with bath and toilet.


There are electric radiators in each bedroom as well as the woodburner which keeps the house lovely and warm in the cooler months.


There is a fantastic games room in a converted barn which houses a pool table, table tennis, electronic darts, multi-gym and cross trainer. There are also some toys for younger children.

Garden and outside

In the well established gardens there is plenty of room to play ball games, have a barbecue or just enjoy the views over the valley.
There is a boules court, slide, swings and small climbing frame and swing for younger children.

Parking and garages

There is a large car parking area and even plenty of room if you would like to bring your own boats!

Visitor suitability

The houses are suitable to be both booked together or separately as they both have private areas.
If you would like to bring your own boats there is plenty of room.
Both houses are also suitable for those with limited mobility or who use wheelchairs. The houses and grounds are easily accessible and adapted with these needs in mind. Extra equipment such as hoists and profiling beds can be hired at very reasonable rates from a local company


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: There are weekly markets in Mur de Bretagne and Pontivy
Distance: 3 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Perch, Tench, Pike, Rudd, Bream, Roach
Name of nearest fishing location: Nantes Brest Canal, fishing permit needed
Distance: 7 km


Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Ecole D'Equitation de Beatrice Herve,Guerlogoden Kergrist 56300 Pontivy
Distance: 3 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: GR37, GR341, Nantes to Brest Canal


About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Lisa Davies

We wanted to move to France and looked around until we found Le Guily which we thought was an ideal place to renovate and live, 24 years later and Le Guily is as beautiful as ever. come and see for yourself, we would love to welcome you.

Year property purchased 1992
Why this location? It was unspoilt and beautiful and we liked the views from the property although near to the village and amenities.
Unique benefits of property Views, wildlife, peace, birdsong. Also plenty of room for parties and fun and great for children and those with limited mobility.

The Owner Recommends

Location and Activities

Rural but not isolated. Located on a hill with wonderful views of the valley and the town of Mur-de-Bretagne 3 miles away.
Activities include a gamesroom with pool table, table tennis, electronic darts, multi-gym and cross trainer.
There is a boules court in the garden and play areas with slide, swings and a small climbing frame.
In the houses are lots of books, games and toys.

Nearest Port

Roscoff and St Malo are both approx 2 hours away by car. Cherbourg is approx 4 hours away by car. Calais is approx 6 hours away by car. The airport at Dinard is approx 2 hours by car

Nearest Restaurant

The restaurants of Cendrillon and Chez Marcelle are both located in the village of Kergrist approx 1 mile away or a 15 min walk. The restaurants are accessible to those with limited mobility and wheelchair users.

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