Beautiful renovated cottage in a 300 year old barn conversion, sitting in delightful park like gardens. Light and welcoming open plan living area with large garden and terrace with only a short walk to scenic local villages, the river Rance and Mordreuc beach where the local seal, Josephine, sunbathes!
A brief car or bus journey away are the famous towns of St Malo, Dinan and Dinard, with Mont Saint Michel also within striking distance. A perfect base to explore Brittany and Western Normandy.
One of three ecogîtes, ‘Le Bois’ sits within a charming 17th century renovated barn. The gîte is light, modern and comfortable with many original features to remind guests of its’ former life as a typical French farm building.
Le Bois is newly renovated and includes a modern, well equipped kitchen, a washing machine/ dryer, TV/Stereo, free Wi-Fi as well as beautifully furnished rooms to complement the unique character of the barn. The gîte is complemented by generous outdoor space and sits within delightful park like gardens where guests can unwind from a day’s sightseeing and dine on the gîte’s terrace or relax in the garden on the sun loungers.
All our gîtes have been lovingly renovated with ecologically friendly materials when possible and include eco-friendly appliances such as an eco-friendly wood pellet burner and an efficient modern heat exchange extractor system, eco-friendly cleaning products are also provided.
In addition to the modern facilities and spacious open plan living area, the ground floor of Le Bois is fully wheelchair friendly with an accessible wet room and pull out double bed in the living room, privacy screens are available on request to section off the bed from the living room if preferred.
A short 800m walk down to the village of Mordreuc, guests can enjoy the delightful swimming beach on the River Rance as well as the astonishing views over the valley. Visitors are also likely to meet the village’s resident seal lounging on the beach too!
The local area boasts some of the best foot paths and walking trails in Brittany, there are many river tracks close by ideal for both walking and cycling as well as forest tracks in the nearby Le Val Hervelin. Advice on local paths, routes and trails can of course be provided by your hosts. Bikes are also available for guests free of charge and are a delightful way to explore the local towns and countryside.
As well as lying within the beautiful Brittany countryside the gîte is also close by to picturesque local towns and attractions. By car it is only 10 minutes from the stunning medieval town of Dinan, 15 minutes to the historic walled town of St Malo and 25 minutes to the lively beach resort of Dinard. A 40 minute car journey takes you to the unforgettable Mont Saint Michel and the impressive Fort La Latte is under an hour’s drive. On top of this there are also countless beaches, coves and coastal paths to enjoy!
Acesso de hóspedes
Guests have access to the gîte, the gîte’s terrace and gardens. Sun loungers and outdoor furniture are provided in spring and summer months.
Interação com hóspedes
We love to meet new people and are always happy to share our knowledge of the local area with our guests. We can provide information on upcoming events, local traditions/ heritage, local arts and craft fairs and will always try to help guests get the most from their holiday. However, we also understand our guest’s personal space and respect their privacy.
Outras coisas a ter em conta
Weekly rates apply, please contact us for more information.
In addition to ‘Le Bois’, Gîtes de la Touche comprises of two further gîtes, ‘Le Chanvril’ and ‘Le Souillarde’. These gîtes sleep up to 4 each, together the 3 gîtes can sleep up to 14 and are an ideal location for several families or a large group of friends wishing to holiday together or gather for a special occasion. Special rates apply.
We ask that you leave the cottage in the same condition in which you find it. A cleaning service is available at the end of your stay for 50€ if desired.
Please be respectful of other guests staying in the other gîtes.
Smoking in the gîtes is not allowed.
We ask that you leave the cottage in the same condition that you found it. A cleaning service is available at the end of your stay for 50€ if desired.
Please be respectful of other guests in the other cottages.
Smoking in the cottage is not allowed.