Family holiday gite with pool near Pontorson - NM006457

Montjoie-Saint-Martin (2km from Saint-James), Manche, Normandy Reference: NM006457 Advertiser since: 12 November 2014
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Bouillante Self Catering Saturday 5 14 5 2 on a sofabed

About this property

Luxury Farmhouse, Heated Private Pool, Games Room. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Introductory offer for 2018 season

September first 2 weeks - £695 fully inclusive - still available

Beautifully appointed farmhouse in the bay of Mont Saint Michel on the Normandy Brittany border, France - All major attractions and great beaches within easy reach.
Newly renovated for the 2018 rental season, Bouillante is nestled in the beautiful countryside on the Normandy/Brittany border in a very private setting. Ideal for families or friends, the accommodation includes 5 bedrooms all ensuite with a combination of baths and showers. 4 of the bedrooms are upstairs and one downstairs, ideal for those with difficulty climbing stairs. All the bedrooms have double beds and one also has bunk beds and can be used as a family room. One bedroom is a mini-suite with sofa bed.
Open plan fully equipped farmhouse kitchen/dining room including washing machine and tumble dryer. Large comfortable lounge with large tv and woodburner.
Games room with full size pool table, table football, darts and many other games. Much of the original character of the property has been retained, including beamed ceilings and lime rendered walls, yet it incorporates all modern conveniences such as free wi-fi, French and UK Freeview tv and a fully equipped kitchen.
The full-size 10m x 5m in ground swimming pool is heated to a comfortable 28 degrees and children are well catered for in the games room and outside play area which includes trampoline, swing set and slide and a playhouse. In a beautiful private country setting, yet only a few minutes from the lively market town of St James with all amenities. Many major attractions (Mont St Michel, adventure parks, golf, historic towns) and great beaches within easy reach.
A perfect location to enjoy a relaxing holiday with family and friends.



Kitchen and dining

Fully equipped kitchen with electric induction hob and electric oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee pad machine and a very comprehensive range of crockery, cutlery and glasses and pots and pans etc. - everything you need to provide family meals.

Living rooms

Large lounge with enough seating for up to 12 people, tv with UK and French channels, Bluetooth music player.
Wood burner.


Bedroom 1 - family room with double and bunk beds, family bathroom with bath/shower.
Bedroom 2 - double with tv and en suite bathroom with separate bath and shower.
Bedroom 3 - double with en suite shower room.
Bedroom 4 - 'mini suite' with double bed, sofa bed and tv, en suite shower room.
Bedroom 5 - downstairs double with en suite shower room.


5 in total, 4 of which en suite.
Downstairs separate toilet.


Oil central heating, wood burner in lounge.


Games room with pool table, table football, darts etc.
Play area with swing set, slide, trampoline, play house and various other toys.
Full size 10x5m swimming pool heated to 28 degrees.

Garden and outside

Table and chairs for 12-14 people under a pergola.
Comfortable sitting area with umbrellas etc.
Large garden area behind house.

Parking and garages

Ample parking for up to 5 vehicles.

Visitor suitability

Suitable for visitors of all ages, one downstairs bedroom particularly suitable for those with limited mobility.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

* Vet details: St James


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Various
Distance: 5 km



Name and address of nearest golf course: Dol de Bretagne
Distance: 25 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: St James
Distance: 2 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Various

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Max Owen

We gave up the corporate 'rat race' 5 years ago and moved to France with our children to enjoy a quieter life. We are now establishing a gite business with 3 properties, 2 of which are running in 2018 and the final one in 2019. We are focusing on providing charming period properties with modern conveniences and heated in-ground swimming pools for 10-14 people respectively. We endeavour to make every holiday for our guests a great experience, nothing is too much trouble.

Year property purchased 2008
Why this location? It's a great location right on the Normandy/Brittany border with so much to do within a short drive for people of all ages
Unique benefits of property All bedrooms are en suite, in ground pool and downstairs bedroom suitable for those who have difficulty climbing stairs.

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1 Review
  • Cleanliness: 10
  • Comfort: 10
  • Condition: 10
  • Facilities: 10
  • Local Amenities: 10
  • Setting: 10
  • Value for Money: 10
10 / 10 Kinsman 3 September, 2018

Fantastic property, the owners have thought of everything. Beautifully decorated and extremely clean. Wonderful outdoor space with a great playground for the children and good size clean pool. The owners were very prompt with all communication. Would highly recommended.