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French Country House Private 29°C Heated Pool, 4 en-suite Rooms +Cots Free Wi-Fi

The open plan design is perfect for family and friends.
39 reviews
The open plan design is perfect for family and friends.
Maison De Philomene. Luxury 18th century French Country House.
8 x 4.5 metre 28 degree heated pool with large decked area. Child safe, private and secluded.
Soak in the atmosphere of a classic French country house with coloured lime rendered walls.
The Kitchen, rustic in design, is fully equipped with all modern conveniences.
Share sociable meals at the table with Breton carved chairs.
Ground Floor.  Chambre Chenille. (Caterpillar).  Easy access Bedroom with full en-suite facilities.
Chambre Chenille's en-suite with double hydro massage shower, shower stool and grab rail.
The authentic winding chestnut staircase leading to the 1st floor.
1st Floor Landing with two bedrooms seperated either side, both with en-suites.
1st floor.  Chambre Sauterelle (grasshopper) with walk in wardrobe, dressing table and en-suite.
Chambre Sauterelle's en-suite with double hydro massage shower.
1st floor.  Chambre Libellule (Dragonfly). with built in wardrobe, dressing table and en-suite.
Chambre Libellule's en-suite with double hydro massage shower.
2nd floor. Chambre Herisson (Hedgehog) with additional fold down double sofa bed.
2nd floor bathroom . Adjacent to the bedroom allows this to be either an en-suite or used by all.
Watch the Butterflies and Bees collecting nectar from the wild flower area.
Explore the natural wildlife garden.
Terrace with barbecue. Dine Al-fresco. sit back, relax.
Drink a Kir before taking a dip in the 28 degree heated swimming pool.
After lunch take a stroll around the garden.
Keep those children amused.
Sometimes it snows
210 metres square of luxury living space
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4 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Saint-Mayeux, Cotes-d'Armor, Brittany
Luxury 18th Century French Country House.

Amazing Authentic Restoration with a wealth of features.

4 Bedrooms with 4 En-suite bathrooms. Perfect for Family and Friends.

Exclusive use of the Private Comfortably Heated 29°C Swimming Pool.

1.5 acre Safe and Secure Enchanting Natural Wildlife Garden with Breath-taking Views.

Nestled in the heart of magical rural Brittany with it's eye-catching views and Celtic allure. Maison de Philomene is well situated to discover popular tourist sites this fascinating, historic region has to offer.

A fabulously tranquil, rural setting with a convenient easy 3 minutes drive to the local Village with General Store and Bar. Less than 5 minutes to nearest Town with all amenities.

Free Welcome Hamper, Linen, Gas, Electric, Heating costs all provided. No hidden or extra charges.

A discoun...
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Listing #HL152575
About the Owner
Adrian A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This property has everything you could ever need for a self catering holiday. The location is stunning, if you want to get away from it all you will really love Maison de Philomene. The owners have thought about just everything, if you have children there...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We throughly enjoyed our stay at Maison de Philomene, from the lovely welcome pack (pastries, milk, butter, cheese, cider and wine) to the plethora of games and outside play equipment, Adrian and Denise have thought of everything you could possible want during your stay. The...More

Thank Marie B
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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2017

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Accommodation – Sleeps 8 (plus two cots on request)

Ground floor - 1 easy access double bedroom with king size bed and full en-suite shower room.

1st floor - 2 double bedrooms each with king size beds and full en-suite shower rooms.

2nd floor - 1 bedroom with twin beds. Separate spacious bathroom, with rolltop bath, WC and basin. Either an en-suite or accessible to all.

The current owners, Adrian & Denise, live on site in the separate Victorian quarters, the two windows to the right of the picture. We are on hand to offer guests help and advice. Having our own private garden area enables us to remain in the background so that guests are not unduly disturbed during their holiday. We also have domestic cats who patrol the garden so Maison de Philomene is not suitable for pets...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smoking outside is no problem
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Cribs
    3 Queens
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
GBP 2,200
14 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Peak with Heated Pool
7 nights
GBP 2,200
1 Sep 2018 -
14 Sep 2018
Mid with Heated Pool
7 nights
GBP 1,300
15 Sep 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
Low with Heated Pool
7 nights
GBP 1,200
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$357 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All prices are inclusive. This includes Linen, Welcome Hamper, Gas, Electric and Heating costs. There are no hidden or extra charges. The Heated Swimming Pool and Garden are not shared. They are for sole use and exclusive to you. The house is cleaned thoroughly prior to any new arrivals. Arrival after 16:00 p.m, departure by 10:00 a.m. All Linen and towels are provided (except pool towels, and Baby blankets). Bookings run weekly (Saturday to Saturday).
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About the neighbourhood
This is a fascinating area of Brittany giving you the choice of wonderful inland valleys and hills to explore but also being within easy reach of the three very different Brittany coasts; west coast for surfing, north coast for rock pools and south coast for glorious sandy beaches.

There are so many things to do in this area for adults and children alike. Please do not hesitate to ask us if you have any special interests, whatever you enjoy doing you can find it in this area.

Lac de Guerledan
Maison de Philomene is only 9 miles by road from Lac de Guerledan, the largest lake in Brittany. You can enjoy various water sports such as water skiing or swimming, or hire a motor boat, canoe, kayak, rowing boat, dinghy or pedalo, or enjoy a lake cruise. Take dinner one evening during the summer...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Dinard or Rennes or Brest: 112.0 km
Railway: St. Brieuc: 38.0 km
Ferry: Roscoff / St. Malo: 117.0 km
Maison de Philomene is situated in central Brittany between the towns of Quintin and Mur-de-Bretagne

Ferries: We are in easy reach of several ferry ports. Here are the approximate drive times from the ports to Maison de Philomene

St. Malo (from Portsmouth & Jersey) – 1hr 30mins - Brittany Ferries, Condor

Roscoff (from Plymouth & Rosslare) – 1hr 30 mins - Brittany Ferries, Irish Ferries

Caen (from Poole / Portsmouth) – 3hr 30 - Brittany Ferries

Cherbourg (from Poole / Portsmouth / Rosslare) – 3 hours 25mins - Brittany Ferries, Irish Ferries

Le Havre (from Portsmouth) - 3 hrs 50 mins - LDLines

Dieppe (from Newhaven) – 4 hours 40 mins - Transmanche Ferries

Boulogne (from Dover) - 5hrs 30 mins - Speedferries

Calais (from Dover)– 6 hours - Eurotunnel P&O Sea France

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 11.0 km.
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