If you are looking to get away from it all for your next holiday, then a holiday rental cottage in Langourla may be just the thing for you. Its fully equipped kitchens mean that you do not have to eat out if you do not wish to, and the individual furnishings make it more a home-away-from-home than an hotel room will ever feel like. Because of its location, you might like to consider hiring a car should you decide on a holiday in Langourla, as this way you will be able to explore more of this interesting region of France.
It is always nice to try new things when on holiday, and there are many activities on offer in the area, some of which you may not have tried before. Lake Hunaudaye is not far and here you can try canoeing and sailing, whilst nearby Merdrignac has a place that you can try archery and fishing. More standard pursuits such as walking and cycling can also be enjoyed in the area, and a golf course is only thirty minutes away.
There are many places that you can visit from your holiday rental cottage in Langourla, and to do so, you might like to have the use of a car. Rennes and Dinan are just a short drive away, and these historic market towns are a joy to wander around, seeming to retain a pace of life far removed from that of the more frenetic modern world. A little farther afield, the “must see” place to visit is the world famous Le Mont St Michel. This centuries old monastery has earned itself UNESCO world heritage status, and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in France. Special note – if you are on holiday in Langourla in August, you may be lucky enough to catch the jazz festival, which is held in an old quarry. Unique, wonderful and memorable!
The most popular time of year to take a holiday in Langourla is during the summer, as the weather is at its best. Expect day time averages to be around the 23 degrees Celsius mark, and there to be very little rainfall. July and August are the warmest months, when temperatures can reach as high as 28 degrees, although that is the exception and not the rule. The winter sees the temperatures drop down to average out at 8 to 10 degrees during November and December. Most of the 26 inches of rain that falls annually does so during the late autumn and winter.
When considering how to get to your self catering accommodation in Langourla, one option is to drive and take a ferry from the UK. The nearest port to Langourla is at St Malo, and by doing this, you would have the use of a car during your holiday in Langourla. The other option is of course to fly. The airport at Rennes Saint Jacques (RNS) may be of interest, and Flybe has flights which connect this airport with Exeter (EXT), Southampton(SOU) and Manchester (MAN).