House to rent for holidays in Dinan Brittany

9/10
3km from Dinan, Côtes d'Armor, Brittany Reference: BN000701 Advertiser since: 13 September 2000
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Rue de Jerzual, Dinan Self Catering Saturday 2 5 1 + Cot

About this property

17thC townhouse in ancient heart of Dinan 100m. This cottage/gite is in a town setting.

Centrally located on the medieval Rue du Jerzual. Just 100m from the ancient heart of Dinan, with its wealth of restaurants, galleries, shops and Thursday market. The house retains many original features including oak beams throughout, massive granite fireplace and spiral oak staircase. Large open plan living/kitchen area. Private courtyard with secure storage for bicycles etc
First floor. Master double bedroom (4-poster bed). Wc/bathroom. Cot.
Second floor. Three single beds. Rooftop views of the St Saveur tower. Central heating. Duvets, pillows provided. Linen hire service or bring your own.
Recently described by one of our guests as, 'the best equipped and most comfortable property,' she had stayed in.
 
Patio furniture. Bbq.
Unrestricted parking 30m.
 
Ferry and airport transfers. Beaches 20km. Canal path cycling 1km. Swimming pool 3km.
 

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Modern fully-fitted with plenty of equipment, fridge, washing machine, gas hob, microwave, etc. Dining area with large pine table located within the main living area.

Living rooms

Focusing on a massive medieval granite fireplace, comfortable with modern suite. Satellite UK tv and dvd facility for your favourite films.
All centrally heated.

Bedrooms

Master on first floor with a king size double 4-poster and second floor large bedroom 8 x 4.5m with 3 singles. Both rooms have pleasant rooftop views of the St Saveur bell tower.

Bathrooms

Bathroom with modern suite, shaving facility, sunken bath and overhead shower.

Entertainment

Living area - dvd and video facility in 2nd floor bedroom.

UK satellite tv.

Garden and outside

Private courtyard garden with seating and table.
Lighting for evening bbqs.
Secure for small children.

Visitor suitability

Everyone, however access to 2nd floor bedroom is a little awkward for some elderly people.

Facilities

  • Pets welcomed

  • Child facilities

Activities

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Freshwater
Name of nearest fishing location: River Rance

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: 14 Rue de Dinan, Tréméreuc
Distance: 10 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Cent. Équestre Nonchaux Croix Verte, 22100 Quévert
Distance: 4 km

Mountain biking

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: River Rance tow path

Watersports

About the Owner, Mrs Jane Pascoe Buchanan

owners of this house since 1990 with holiday letting for 15 years and many returning guests who enjoy the ancient house in its perfect central Dinan location.<br/>We are UK based regular visitors to Dinan and France for many years.

Year property purchased 1990
Why this location? Best location in Dinan in the heart of the medieval city on a no through road except for residents access only ! generally quiet and un-polluted by traffic so safe for children and guests.
Unique benefits of property LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION you do not need a car to enjoy this town !

The Owner Recommends

Location and Activities

Just off the centre of this beautiful medieval town with canal paths, coast, beaches, chateau, museums and boat hire. Rennes the regional capital is just 30 minutes to the south.
Also ideally located for exploring the region by car, with a good road network in all directions.

Nearest Restaurant

There are many restaurants within a few minutes walk, Creperie Ahna is just 100 metres away and highly recommended.

1 Review
9/10
  • Cleanliness: 9
  • Comfort: 9
  • Condition: 8
  • Facilities: 8
  • Local Amenities: 10
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
9 / 10 Whitney 19 October, 2014

A very beautiful house, situated in a very beautiful town in Brittany. So much to see. Lovely restaurants. Locals are very accomodating. Not a place for high heals...... coble stone roads. Very picturesque. Will defiantly go back.... A week is not long enough....