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Jenny Bertoli

Member since: 2009
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Speaks English, French

Very comfortable gite with indoor pool only 40 mins from St Malo - Aragon

5 Reviews
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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Saint-Thual - Lesnen Petits Bois

Self-catering gîte with own garden. Friendly pigs, donkey,goats and mini ponies

A well-equipped gîte (one of three ) L'Ecurie sleeps 6. It has an en-suite bedroom and two further bedrooms with twin beds and a bathroom. Downstairs there is a large living room / kitchen. A private garden with a terrace and lawn, garden furniture and B.B.Q overlooks a little lake where we have ducks and two black swans. There is a play area with swings and a trampoline for children and a boules pitch for all to enjoy. You can walk around our fields and spy out the the wood-pecker, the kingfisher and the resident heron or just enjoy the peace and the fact that children can play with no worries. We are completely enclosed.

We have a horse, a donkey 2 little ponies, sheep,goats and 4 Kune Kune pigs who are all very friendly and enjoy our guests arrival!!!

Local Attractions & places to visit: There is a wealth of interesting places; 10mins - an hour

Dinan a medieval town with cobbled streets leading down to the river Rance where you can hire boats or bicycles. There are many little shops, galleries and restaurants.

St Malo---a fortified port, you can walk around the ramparts, visit the many shops, go to a beautiful beach stretching for miles and often visit a ship.

Combourg with its chateau

Becherel, a tiny city of book shops and a chateau on its outskirts.

Mont St Michel a must . Close by an alligator park!!

Specially for Children: A large zoo in the grounds of the Chateau Bourbonsais. 15mins.

Kayaking. 10mins.

Horse Riding. 15mins

Aquarium in St Malo 30mins

Cobac adventure park.

Many many beaches 40mins -1hr

More Details

Details for holiday farmhouse Aragon, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, 2 Bathrooms

Aragon is half of the old Manor House at Lesnen Petits Bois dating around the 18th century. It sleeps 5.The previous French owners lived in Aragon and it has a wonderful traditional French feel; enormous fire in the kitchen,thick walls. It is beautifully furnished, very warm and comfortable. Besides the kitchen Aragon has a large sitting room ,shower room and toilet downstairs and upstairs two pretty bedrooms ,one double and one with three beds, a large bathroom and separate toilet.

We wanted one of our gites to have every convenience for families with young children and if there is anything you especially require we will do our best to help. Cots and high chair are free.

The warm indoor pool, the play area and our menagerie of animals (donkey, pigs,chickens,ducks,sheep and goats) all hoping to be fed make this an ideal holiday--you don't need to go anywhere.

Aragon has its' own terraces for eating out it has a lovely view across the lawn towards our Chapel of St Aragon

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Jenny Bertoli (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have had many holidays in many countries but thanks to Jenny and Jacques this has been the best one yet. Unique.
Sep 2011
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Reviews

4.6
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Aragon
average rating of 4.6 based on 6 reviews
4

Relaxing peaceful break

  • 4 of 5

A beautiful gite in a wonderful, quiet setting. Jenny and Jacques were very welcoming and helpful hosts. It was useful to have some baby equipment on site eg highchair, cot, so that we didn't have to bring these. Our little one loved meeting all the animals and we all enjoyed walks in the surrounding countryside. The gite is also within easy driving distance of the coast and several lovely towns and cities for days out.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great relaxing family break

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely beautiful Gite. There was so much to do with our 2 year old like feeding the animals, swimming in the pool & playing in the playground. It was so lovely and Jenny was so welcoming, our daughter loved the chocolate chicken she had bought for her for Easter. For us, the Gite was comfortable, relaxing and everything we needed for a memorable break. We miss saying hello to the peacocks in the morning!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is a great pleasure meeting our guests and showing the children our animals. Seeing even nervous visitors stroking our dogs ,feeding the donkey and goats. Thank you for your very kind comments. Jenny
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5

Great break for us!

  • 5 of 5

The place and surroundings are just amazing and feel like a cocoon. Our daughter enjoyed taking care of the animals with Jenny and more generally the whole family had a great time in the pool.

Lots of amazing sites to visit around, and best of all, Jacques and Jenny's warm and joyful welcome!

We really spent a hell of a time. Thanks again to our wonderful hosts

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a great pleasure having all of you and your daughter was so charming and polite that it was lovely having her helping with the animals. Thank you. Merci.
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Seine et Marne, Bussy Saint Georges
5

Gite Aragon - vacances idéales!

  • 5 of 5

Notre fille de 4 ans a adoré tous les animaux, surtout les chiens et les poneys! En une semaine elle a vu plus d'animaux qu'en une année! Et la piscine chauffée a été la plus appréciée par notre 2ème fille de 10 mois, elle ne voulait pas la quitter! Enfin, les parents ont pû profiter du barbecue et du bain de soleil!

Merci beaucoup aux propriétaires pour ces vacances de rêve!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The pleasure is always ours. We enjoy having guests here and being able to share all the animals with them. I think the pigs and goats, the donkey and ponies are really sad when people go, no evening visits with carrots !! Certainly our two dogs look forward to our next arrival. We just want guests to enjoy every minute of their stay.
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Gîte agréable, au contact de la nature

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons occupé ce gîte (L'écurie) une semaine en avril en famille (4 enfants de 7 à 11 ans). Le gîte est bien équipé et très agréable avec une terrasse privative. La piscine est très appréciable après une journée de promenade. Les propriétaires possèdent beaucoup d'animaux que l'on peut caresser et nourrir (très appréciés de nos enfants). Le terrain est clos, spacieux et protégé. Bref, idéal.

Les propriétaires restent discrets et disponibles si vous le souhaitez.

Sur la semaine, sites visités : Mont-Saint-Michel, Dinan, Dinard, Saint Lunaire, Cap Frehel et Fort la Latte, Saint-Malo, Zoo "La Bourbanais"... Il faut souvent compter une heure de trajet pour les visites les plus éloignées.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour l'appreciation. It was really nice meeting you and the animals are really missing seeing the children.
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Dinard
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Cap Malo
Nearest Train
43 Kilometres
Rennes
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
N137
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
Evran
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Other Activities: kayaking, riding, golf

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Saint-Thual, Saint-Malo area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
late summer
3 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
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£125
£400
 
 
autumn/low
1 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
£375
 
 
Xmas and New Year
24 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£600
 
 
Low season
7 Jan 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
£350
 
 
april
25 Mar 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
 
 
easter
15 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
£425
 
 
spring
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
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£100
£325
 
 
early june
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£475
for 7 nights
£475
 
 
end june
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£575
for 7 nights
£575
 
 
early july
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
high season
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
sept
2 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£400
 
 
oct
7 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£375
 
 
low season
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£350
 
 
christmas/new year
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
£500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £10

As in Ecurie a deposit of £100 is required with the balance and security cheque due weeks before your holiday.
Payment can be in euros( the rate to be agreed), or pounds and by cheque or transfer.
A cleaning charge of £35 is asked for unless you wish to leave the gite in the condition that you find it when you arrive.
Linen is included apart from towels £5 p.p if wanted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Aragonin Saint-Thual in Ille-et-Vilaine

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , downstairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • The upstairs bathroom is spacious with claw foot bath, large basin and bidet. The downstairs shower room is also large and convenient if the sofa bed is being used.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
  • The main bedroom , wardrobe and bedside tables overlooking the gardens. The second bedroom is very spacious with plenty of room for the three beds There is a sofa bed downstairs.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Horses, ponies, pigs and goats as pets. Always enjoy being visited. Indoor heated pool.

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