Bedrooms 5, Sleeps 10
|Villa Sainte Anne||Self Catering||Saturday||5||9||2||Bedroom 5 also used as an office|
Villa with covered heated pool in a quiet location on the north Brittany coast, 15 minutes’ drive from the seaside resort and ferry port of Roscoff.
This large villa has been fully and tastefully renovated in 2016 and benefits from a lovely covered heated pool. The well-presented property in the seaside resort of in Saint Pol de Léon has many areas in which to relax with friends and family or simply enjoy reading a book in peace. The garden is enclosed and next to the villa is a large park benefiting from a stunning view overlooking the sea and from where you can enjoy stunning sunrises.
There is a safe sandy beach 1km away which can be accessed via a footpath. The town is very pleasant in summer and boasts an historic past including a Gothic cathedral with its twin towers dominating the landscape. There are also lovely coastal walks from the nearby beach along the Promenade de Penarth to Saint-Anne island.
There are numerous opportunities to do various water sports including windsurfing, bodysurfing, stand-up paddle, kayak as well as a sailing centre located at the tip of the island.
Nearby Roscoff is more than just a ferry port (sailings to and from Plymouth). Attractive 16th century granite buildings nestle against the coastline, the streets filled with restaurants, bars, charming little art galleries and gift shops. Across a narrow stretch of water from the quaint harbour is the tiny Ile de Batz, a beautiful island well worth a visit. Roscoff is also home to La Maison des Johnnies et de l'Oignon de Roscoff, a 'Museum of the Onion Johnnies', the well-known onion merchants who arrived in Britain on their bicycles selling onions door-to-door who made famous the caricature image of the Frenchman in a beret on a bike laden with onions.
Property size: 300m²
Separate kitchen with American breakfast bar. Dishwasher, fridge-freezer, oven, microwave, induction hob, kettle, coffee-machine and toaster. Laundry room with washing machine, dryer, iron, ironing board and vacuum.
Living room with tv (some English speaking channels), 3-seater sofa, armchair and 3 wicker armchairs. French door leading to large veranda with dining area and relaxing area with a 2-seater sofa and 2 armchairs. Sliding doors from the veranda lead to the terrace and pool. From the living room there are 3 steps up to the dining room. The unusual and imposing fireplace is located between the living and dining room. Free wood is provided. Stairs to first floor landing area with a small pool table. Three further steps up to living area with 3-seater sofa, tv, dvd player and chess board game.
Three steps down from landing to Bedroom 1: Queen size bed (160cm x 200cm).
Bedroom 2: Double bed (140cm x 190cm), desk and armchair.
Bedroom 3: Double bed (140cm x 200cm). Large landing area with 3-seater sofa.
One step down to Bedroom 4: Double bed (140cm x 200cm) and tv.
Bedroom 5/Office: With desk, wi-fi access and single bed (90cm x 190cm).
Ground floor: Separate wc.
First floor: Bathroom with bath, double hand basins, wc and hair dryer.
Second floor: Shower room with shower, sink, wc and hair dryer.
An unusual and imposing fireplace is located between the living and dining room. Free wood is provided.
Tv, dvd player and chess board game in living area.
Well-maintained enclosed garden (700m²) with some flat lawn. Terrace with table, chairs and parasols, 8 sunloungers. Barbecue (charcoal).
Covered heated pool. Heated to 28 degrees, electrically operated retracting cover. Pool size: 9 x 4.2m, depth 1.1-1.8m. Security system: alarm. Steps down to the pool.
Large garage for three cars. No additional parking space within the grounds but 2 or 3 on street spaces (cul de sac).
Cot and high chair available on request. Please ask at the time of booking.
Pets not allowed.
No smoking in the villa.
Included in the rent:
Bed linen and towels (including pool towels)
Water and electricity (including pool heating)
Cleaning included but the property must be left clean (kitchen, dishes done and put away, bins emptied and all linen put together in the utility room). Failing that a charge may apply.
Arrival Saturday between 5-7pm (late arrivals can be arranged but must be requested at least a month in advance). Checkout by 10am.
Non Saturday arrivals and departures can be requested from January to May and October to December. Please ask us for details.
Refundable security deposit: £900 payable with balance and refunded no more than 10 days after departure.
|Year property purchased||2014|
|Why this location?||Proximity to beach and town.|
|Unique benefits of property||Heated outdoor pool with retracting cover.|
Every Thursday morning in St Pol de Leon.
This property was even better than the advert description-we were so impressed.
The pool was lovely and warm & the cover on a cooler day meant we could still swim in comfort.
The villa is full of charm, comfortable beds, we were delighted to use all the beautiful crockery.
It is in a lovely position-literally in a park & a short walk to the quaint town & a nice beach to explore with places to eat & drink. We had a lovely picnic in a sheltered spot.
On arrival we were greeted by Mikael who was very helpful & just a phone call away.
The setting was peaceful with lovely views but close to amenities.
We would definitely recommend.
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