Self catering holiday house nr Dinan - BN004054

Vilde-Guingalan (20km from Dinan), Côtes d'Armor, Brittany Reference: BN004054 Advertiser since: 17 March 2015
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Vilde Holiday Home Self Catering Flexible 3 6 1 2

About this property

Very Pleasant Cottage Home from Home. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

A short drive away from beautiful coast lines of the Cotes d'Armor and on the doorsteps of the medieval town of Dinan, this pleasant and comfortable detached house is located in a friendly village and is just like home from home. There is a fully equipped kitchen with archway to lounge/dining room (cane suite, tv, dvd, hi-fi, radio/cd player, frenchdoors to raised south facing terrace/balcony). There are a variety of baby accessories including a cot, clip on chair, stairgate, babybath, pushchair, push bicycle for small children, toys and games. Basement/utility room (washing machine, tumbledryer, shower, wc) is via outside steps. The downstairs shower is ideal on return from the beach.
Large enclosed garden (furniture and bbq) games and toys, small car for children, swing ball and table football on site. Very good for sunbathing.
Free wi-fi onsite. Golf, horse riding, indoor/outside pool, tennis, lake/river, fishing, water leisure park, cycling, windsurfing, sailing and picturesque rambling by the coast are available within the area.
Water, electricity and heating is included in the property rental.
£150 (200 Euros) damages cash deposit will be required by the caretaker upon arrival at the property.
Optional end of stay clean at a cost of 60 Euros.
Bed linens and towels are not provided and all visitors must bring their own.

Expected check in hours: between 4.00pm and 8.00pm, check out hour: 10.00am.



Kitchen and dining

Fully equipped kitchen with dining area in addition of dining room.
Fridge-freezer, microwave, oven, gas cooker, dishwasher.
Separate dining room with table expandable for up to 8 people.

Living rooms

Comfortable and cosy living area. Cane suite and armchairs, woodburner, tv/dvd and radio.


Downstairs bedroom with king size bed. Upstairs double bedroom facing staircase. Other bedroom with 2 single beds with 2 single beds underneath. Extra room that can be used for cot on site.
The house is ideal for 6 people but can easily put up 8 people.


Upstairs bathroom with bath/shower with glass screen. Two basins and heated towel rail.
Shower room located in the basement and very practical on return from the beach.


Central heating (annual maintenance contract in place) included in the rental price.


Football table on site to enjoy

Garden and outside

Large enclosed and safe garden with shrubs, trees and children games in the shed.
A little baby tricycle and little car are available upon request to the caretaker on arrival.

Parking and garages

Easy parking on site in front of the property.

Visitor suitability

Not suitable for wheelchairs.

Information about any additional facilities

Wi-fi recently installed in the property


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Child facilities



Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Truit
Name of nearest fishing location: Jugon les lacs
Distance: 15 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: St Michel de Plelan
Distance: 5 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Dinan
Distance: 5 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: GR34


About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Irene Billet-Masters

I am French and my husband is a highlander and we live in Jersey. The holiday home is perfect for us and our French family.

Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? Because it is close to St Malo and beaches. We wanted a little French village of character, pleasant and welcoming.
Unique benefits of property A nice big garden very safe for children. South facing terrace and very light. Great for sunbathing and resting and great for children.

The Owner Recommends

Cap Frehel

Do not miss and discover the wild area and most spectacular sights of cap Frehel along the Emerald Coast with its 40m high sheer cliffs overlooking the sea. On a clear day, the Channel Islands are visible from here.

Channel Islands

Discover the channel islands, Jersey, Guernsey or Sark. Possibility to take the ferry for 1 day and discover the beauty of these islands.

Chateau de la Bourbansais

Chateau de la Bourbansais with its zoo and show.

Coast of Emeraude

Only a 20 minute short drive from the Coast of Emeraude by going through Dinard, Cancale or St Suliac. Adorable fishing village, the last one on the Rance before arriving to St Malo.


Visit the medieval city with its Harbour on the Rance as well as its local market every Thursday morning.


Thalasso and casino including nice market.


Little character village, not to be missed.

Mont St Michel

Discover the well known Mont St Michel, only a 45 minute drive.

Restaurant La Blanche Hermine

Traditional good french cuisine.

St Malo

Cite corsaire and aquarium de St Malo.