|Les Freuberts||Self Catering||Saturday||2||6||1||2 Adults & 1 small childs bed on the landing area|
This holiday is ideal for those with children or those yearning for peace and tranquility.
Explore peaceful country lanes by bicycle or on foot. For those interested in touring we are ideally located to discover the delights of Mayenne and the beautiful unspoilt beaches of Brittany and Normandy. Explore St Hilaire du Harcouet with its busy Wednesday livestock and food market.
Fougeres's medieval chateau and extensive forest, leisure park, artificial beach and nature trails is just 30 mins away.
Fougeres also has a brand new state of the art swimming complex with spa pools and slides.
The forest surrounding Fougeres are ideal for picnics. There are numerous fishing lakes nearby.
The world famous Le Mont St Michel is just 45 mins away.
We are surrounded by farm land which attracts a wide variety of wildlife which includes a field of Charolais bulls.
The famous amusement park, Ange Michel is 20 mins away.
Please note that we will do a flexible check in out of season for short stays.
The well equipped kitchen, dining and lounge area is open plan.
The kitchen has all the amenities needed for your holiday.
The living room is open plan with the dining and kitchen area.
The gite has a double bedroom with double bed, a twin bedded room and a landing area which has 2 further twin beds. There is also a small childs French bed available also on the landing area.
Stair gates for children's safety upstairs and downstairs.
The gite has one large bathroom with shower, toilet and a double sink.
The gite has a logburner, and electric heaters as well as a paraffin heater downstairs.
We will provide logs during the winter months.
To keep the children entertained, there is a well equipped childrens soft play barn area with a variety of toys, swings, wendy houses and bicycles. There is also a table tennis table and a darts board.
We have a variety of indoor board games and puzzles.
There are 2 acres of landscaped gardens, with many benches and sunloungers to relax on as well as a hammock, picnic tables, and we have recently created a decking area which is ideal for catching the evening sun and having sundowners whilst watching over the children in the play area which is directly opposite.
The full fenced, solar tube heated swimming pool, is located directly outside the gite and is totally private for the use of the gite guests.
There is a new trampoline enclosed for the children as well as a football net.
There is also a badminton, volleyball and tennis set.
There is ample parking space directly outside the gite for 3 vehicles and we have lockable facilities for those with bicycles or motorcycles.
We are a mature couple who met in the hospitality industry in South Africa, lived in the UK for 17 years, and moved to France in 2014 to buy Les Freuberts gite and B&B. We enjoy the interaction with all our guests from many countries.
|Year property purchased||2014|
|Why this location?||Because we loved the property, the spacious gardens, the solitude and it has good access to and from the ferry port to the United Kingdom. We are 10 minutes from the town of St Hilaire du Harcouet where there are several popular restaurants. We are also within easy access to Chateau de Fougeres, Mont Saint-Michel, Saint-Malo, Dinan, Rennes, Le Mans, Bayeux and the Normandy Beaches.|
|Unique benefits of property||Les Freuberts is a longere which has gite (separate entrance) and a house with 2 B&B rooms. The property is surrounded by 2 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, a private swimming pool for the exclusive use of our gite guests and is located right in front of the gite entrance. There is also an enclosed barn area with swings, table tennis, darts and many toys, bicycles for small children to entertain themselves on rainy days.|
Le Mont St Michel is only 45 minutes away
Fougeres castle, the oldest medieval chateau in France is only 30 minutes away along with an extensive forest, leisure park, artificial beach and nature trails
The town of St Hilaire du Harcouet with its busy Wednesday livestock and food market is only 15 minutes away
The Normandy beaches are a couple of hours away
Le Mans is one hour away
The beautiful St Malo is only 1 hour away which is a port town with many beautiful shops and restaurants
Fougeres has a new state of the art indoor swimming pool complex with spar pools and slide
The amusement park of Ange Michel is 20 mins away
The city of Rennes with its Alma indoor shopping complex is 1 hour away