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Au pres de la Vallee des Saints

The 200 year old longere basking in the sun
8 reviews
The 200 year old longere basking in the sun
The sunny patio is ideal for eating out
The stylish open staircase and living room looking out onto the garden
The view through the double bedroom to the third bedroom
The view of the well-equipped kitchen from the living room
The attractive modern kitchen
One of the two large twin-bedded rooms
Looking down the field lane from the front of the cottage
The peaceful rural view across the lane at the front of the house
Over 60 granite statues now stand in the unique Vallrey of the Saints
Each of the statues shows one of the Breton saints
The lake at Huelgoat on a quiet Autumn day
One of the extraordinary stone formations at Huelgoat
Huelgoat's colourful market
Historic Guerlesquin just 15 minutes away
The peaceful park at Guerlesquin
Wonderful walks abound in the countryside and on the coast
The spectacular parish enclosure at Pleyben
The sea, the sand and the sun - glorious Brittany!
The beach at Locquirec port
Fabulous beaches at Locquirec
The Roman baths near Locquirec
The majestic chateau of Roch Jagu
The mediaeval fortress at Tonquedec
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Carnoet, Cotes-d'Armor, Brittany
Au pres de la Valée des Saints is situated 100m from the heart of the hamlet of Trévenec in beautiful countryside near the border of Cote D'Armor and Finisterre. Trévenec is just 5 minutes from the new heritage site of the Valley of the Saints and the nearby village of Carnoet and 15 minutes from the attractive market towns of Callac and Carhaix and the extraordinary rock formations at Huelgoat and just 35 minutes from the sea. It is within easy reach of the attractive tourist towns of Morlaix, Quimper and Concarneau and offers a choice of lovely sandy beaches on the North, West and Southern coast of Brittany.

The Valley of the Saints is a unique heritage project begun in 2009 and now comprising over 80 3-4m high granite statues of Breton saints set in 38 hectares of hill-top meadow with a wonderful 360 degree view across Central Br...
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Listing #HL137992
About the Owner
John B
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Well equipped rural cottage in the heart of Brittany; close enough to travel to the coast and other places of interest. Enjoyed being able to eat outside every day and have a barbecue. Host very good at ensuring a pleasant stay - ww were provided...More

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jcb48, VR Owner at Au pres de la Vallee des Saints, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 4 September 2016

A lovely home in a very peaceful and secluded setting. We holidayed with three young children & the house proved to be perfect for kids, and a very restful location for the adults. Weather was good for most of the days we were there so...More

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jcb48, VR Owner at Au pres de la Vallee des Saints, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Delighted that you had such a great holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back!

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Had a wonderful time staying at this gite in Trevenec. Very comfortable with everything we needed for our stay. A very peaceful and tranquil location, ideal for the children to play outside very safely. The location was ideal to see much of Brittany, whether to...More

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jcb48, VR Owner at Au pres de la Vallee des Saints, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

Thank you; we are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday so much!

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info

Large lounge/dining room with open Breton fireplace, beamed ceilings and tiled floor, well furnished with comfortable seating, cushions, coffee tables, dining table and chairs. Freeserve satellite TV. Staircase to first floor. French doors to patio/garden.
Fitted pine kitchen with fridge, electric oven/grill/microwave, full gas cooker and hob, beamed ceiling, tiled floor. Door to driveway.
Bathroom with washbasin and shower cubicle and washing machine. Separate W.C. next door with tiled floor. Beamed ceilings.

One bedroom with double bed.
Two bedrooms with twin pine single beds in each. Please note that the second twin bedroom is accessed through the double bedroom only.
Duvets, pillows and all bedding. Fitted carpets. Character beamed ceilings to all bedrooms.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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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.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
GBP 65
GBP 65
GBP 355
1 May 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Early summer
4 nights
GBP 60
GBP 330
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Summer sun
5 nights
GBP 75
GBP 440
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$134 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
SECOND WEEK HALF PRICE!!1. Includes bed-linen and towels except beach towels2. Deposit to confirm bookings payable (£75 non-returnable)3. Security and breakages deposit payable (£75 returnable within two weeks on satisfactory inspection)
Ryanair low cost flights available to Dinard Brittany Ferries 20% off cars and passengers
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About the neighbourhood
Central Brittany is the land which tourism forgot. Big blue open skies illuminating the wonderful patchwork of green fields, glorious deciduous woodlands, rolling hills and stunning coastlines and beaches. In the field opposite our holiday cottage at Trévenec the Charolais cattle graze peacefully in their pastures, whilst a little up the farm-track the maize waves gently in the breeze awaiting the harvest. Yet only 5 minutes away is one of the most extraordinary heritage sites in Europe, with 30 giant statues of Breton Saints situated on a hilltop known to Romans and Celts looking out over a wonderful 360- degree panorama!

Also within easy reach are Roman aqueducts, Napoleonic canals, the long distance cycle track where the railway once ran, markets in local towns on every day of the we...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Brest: 75.0 km
Railway: Callac: 10.0 km
Ferry: Roscoff: 60.0 km
* Only an hour from Roscoff and less than 2 hours from St Malo via Brittany Ferries
* Approx 1 hour from Brest airport for Flybe services and 95 minutes from Dinard airport for Ryanair
* Car hire readily available from all major providers
* Take a shorter crossing and enjoy routes through Normandy past Bayeux, Mont St Michel and Dinan
* Good roads with low traffic density
* 20% off passenger and car fares with Brittany Ferries
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 32.0 km.
Nearby cities
Brittany Gites (4,304)
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