|L' OPTIMISTE||Self Catering||Saturday||4||6||2|
Please contact owner for availability and prices.
This traditional Brittany style home (an individual house for 2 to 6 people) is spacious and luminous, comfortable and calm, near the sea. The beach is 500 metres away (less than half a mile), accessible in a 10 minutes walking distance, or 3 minutes away by car. After a full day of long walks along the sea, hiking the rugged coastline, sightseeing in the area, water sports or beach activities, it is pleasant to return to this charming and comfortable house.
Your ideal base for daytrips to Mont Saint Michel, Northern Brittany and Normandy D-day landing beaches.
A bi-lingual house, the owners speak fluent English, French and Spanish, as Betrand is French and Laura is American.
The kitchen is functional and fully equipped, a delight to those who enjoy cooking.
Rustic living room and dining room with wooden beams, with a fireplace and large frenchdoors. There is an exceptional and unobscured view of the sea from the living and dining rooms. The house is tastefully decorated and equipped with all the amenities you might need.
There are 4 bedrooms upstairs. From two of the upstairs bedrooms you can see the sea and you can wake up with a view of magnificent sunrises over the sea.
Downstairs there is a shower room with a wc. Upstairs there is a bathroom and separate wc.
The house is very quiet, with double insulated windows and electric shutters.
There is a laundry room for your use.
The beach is 500 metres away (less than half a mile), accessible in a 10 minutes walking distance, or 3 minutes away by car.
Internet and wi-fi are available.
You'll appreciate the calm and tranquility of the large garden. Enjoy a glass of wine or a good meal on the terrace (south facing, bright between 9.00am and 5.00pm), admiring superb views of the sea with the changing light. There is patio furniture available for your use.
Large private car park.
All information regarding the house and amenities is available in English, inside the house we have left binders in English and French.
|Year property purchased||2011|
|Why this location?||Charming seaside village, SAINT-CAST offers diverse acivities for all ages :
- For beach lovers, lazy days are guaranteed on any of the seven wide beaches around. Enjoy the fine sand and the changing colors of the sea.
- For photographers, beautiful rugged landscapes and panoramic views await you.
- For children, numerous activities on the beach and in town are organized to amuse little vacationers.
- For those who love the sea, catamarans, kayaks, and boats are available for rental.
- For hikers, kilometers of beautiful trails hug the coastline.
- For early-risers, spectacular sunrises to take your breath away.
- For those who like a bit of nightlife, a casino and a disco are near by.
The local Tourist Office will gladly help you organize your stay. And we left some tourist brochures at your disposal in our house.
|Unique benefits of property||We enjoy SEAVIEW, sunrises seen from the house, our meals in the terrace with the seaview, the beauty and the sunlight in the garden, the birds singing in the spring, and the tranquility of the area.|
Cap Frehel and Fort Lalate have a variety of walking trails, and are only 15km from the property. The Dinard and Rance river is 20km away. St Malo, the fortified seaside town is 25km. Mont St Michel with the famous abbey and world famous high/low tides is 80km. The old medieval town of Dinan is 30km. Rennes, the capital of Brittany is 100km away, with the newly renovated Parliament.
There is a supermarket, bakeries and many other shops in Saint Cast, only a 5 minute drive from the property. In most of the local stores they speak English. The Saint Cast Tourist Office can suggest many activities for you.
There is a horse riding school close to the house, and a tennis club 2km away. Bikes can be rented from the local bike store in Saint Cast, allowing you to explore Brittany. From the Saint Cast harbour you can follow the path along the coast and enjoy the spectacular views walking on the trail 'Sentier des Douaniers'.
Close to the property there is a sailing centre, where you can take sailing classes or rent boats.