Luxury gite to let - Mayenne - Free fishing

Renaze (10km from Craon), Mayenne, Western Loire Reference: LM004583 Advertiser since: 5 February 2016
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
La Petite Coquais Self Catering Saturday 3 6 3

About this property

Luxury Gite With 3 Lakes And Free fishing. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

La Petite Coquais is a spacious 18th century barn conversion with 3 en suite bedrooms set in a small hamlet amidst 16 acres of private fields and woodland with exclusive guest access to 3 private lakes with fish up to 30lbs. It is tastefully decorated and furnished to a very high standard with large screen satellite english tv, dvd player and free wi-fi and cental heating for winter guests.
The superb well equipped kitchen and dining area has large french windows accessing an enclosed private garden with outdoor barbecue facilities, large patio seating area and sun loungers. At the bottom of the garden is a boules / petanque pitch on which to settle family rivalry.
A perfect holiday base to relax in peace and tranquility, yet is only a short drive to all local amenities and close to a wealth of cultural activities.
Guests can visit some of the famous Chateaux and Vineyards of the region as well as the large cities of Nantes, Rennes, Angers and Laval each with its own rich, unique history, chateaux and culture as well as modern tram systems and exclusive shopping.

Closer to La Petite Coquais are more local visitor attractions with Terra Botanica, an amusement and botanical theme park a must and La Petite Couere a unique eco and farming museum with a varied collection of animals and model French village.

More recently the new ATOL shopping centre near Anger is very popular with our guests, with its many shops and restaurants all on one site.
Nearby is also the market towns of La Guerche de Bretagne and Chateau Gontier with superb markets and excellent bars and restaurants to sample excellent local cuisine.

The jet set resort of La Baule is an ideal destination for a trip to the coast as are the coastal resorts of Dinan and St Malo.

La Petite Coquais is an excellent luxury base to explore the local area with guests returning year after year.



Kitchen and dining

Superb fully equipped kitchen with large gas stove and oven. Integrated dishwasher and large fridge freezer.Microwave,steamer,coffee machine with a large selection of utensils and kitchen wares making your stay a real home from home.

Living rooms

Large airy lounge with vaulted ceiling making it feel spacious and comfortable with soft lighting and large screen TV and DVD player with English satellite TV with comfortable chairs and seating and radiators for comfort.


Three en suite bedrooms comprising -
Spacious master bedroom with king size double bed with matching tasteful furniture and mirror, leading through to private en suite facilities.
Bedrooms 2 and 3 both with two single beds again with matching furniture and both with separate en suite facilities and radiators for comfort


Modern suites with Italian glass hand basins with double showers and massage jet facilities with large mirrors and good lighting.Towel rails and raidators for comfort


Oil powered central heating and radiators in all rooms making cold summer mornings and winter breaks more comfortable for guests. Metered fee payable locally for heating.


On site English satellite tv and dvd player with a large selection of films available.
Boules pitch in private garden and free private fishing exclusive to our guests on our 3 private lakes.
More locally a cinema showing English films and La Fontaine English Pub with quiz nights and entertainment programme.
Numerous local restaurants and bars catering for all tastes with excellent local cuisine.

Garden and outside

Private secluded garden with a large patio and built in,covered barbecue area with large table and seats with sun loungers and small lawned area.
To the rear of the garden is a boules pitch to settle old family scores.
Also washing line and laundry room with washing and drying facilities.

Parking and garages

Private parking for all guests.

Visitor suitability

Accommodation is all on one level with only several small steps and is suitable for people with limited mobility and specialised mobility equipment is available to hire locally.

Information about any additional facilities

Linen is available for hire,fee payable locally on arrival.
Central heating available with metered fee payable on departure.
Free fishing exclusively for guests on our 3 private lakes small boat available free for fishing.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Several all within easy drive
Distance: 20 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: All Species with Carp to 30lb
Name of nearest fishing location: Free fishing on site exclusively for our guests on our 3 private lakes.

Fishing on-site


Name and address of nearest golf course: Lion D'Anger
Distance: 40 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Several
Distance: 30 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 1 km


Name of nearest resort: La Rinciere
Distance: 8 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Voie Vert


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Several along with local Cider producers
Distance: 40 km

About the Owner, Mrs Jane Kilby

Moved to France in 2002 and after much searching for the right property finally found what we were looking for in La coquais and in 2005 our Gite La Petite Coquais was opened for tranquil luxury stays in rural France.Sold our property and business in Nottingham in the UK in search of a more peaceful life which we now have in France.

Year property purchased 2002
Why this location? Beautiful setting of our house and Gite set in 16 acres of grounds with 3 lakes and superb free fishing for our guests and within easy reach of the coast ,the Loire valley and central for all the major towns in North West France and its many visitor attractions.
Unique benefits of property Tranquil setting for our fantastic , modern , fully equiped luxury Gite ,with 3 ensuite rooms,set in it's own grounds with free superb fishing.

The Owner Recommends

La Petite Coquais guests must visit.

Angers,Rennes,Nantes Vitre and Laval are all large nearby cities and towns rich in history and culture with many top attractions and restaurants. Terra Bottanica ,La Petite Couere and L'arch de Refuge are all top attractions ideal for families and Children all close by. La Guerche de Bretagne and Chateau Gontier both have excellent local markets weekly and places to eat.

1 Review
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 10
  • Facilities: 10
  • Local Amenities: 9
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
10 / 10 Neil marsh 1 November, 2016

Highly recommend loverly people to deal with and some great fishing we can't wait to go back Neil Susan and baby John marsh

Owner response

Than you to the both of you for your kind remarks. It was our pleasure to have you stay at la Petite Coquais and so glad you enjoyed your stay and the fishing.We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Best wishes

Phil and Jane