We can also offer a 20% discount on Brittany Ferries. This applies to each standard car and passenger.
The chance to stay in a secluded Gite in the Brittany countryside, with ample space for 6 people and sole use of the heated swimming pool during June, July and August. The pretty village of Maël-Carhaix is 9 minutes away by car where you can collect your morning croissants or bread and has a small store, Doctors and Dentists, should you need them.
For music lovers, during the month of July there is the 3 day Les Vieilles Charrues Music Festival which is popular and has big headliners. Goas Teriot is 14km away, so ideal for those wishing to attend.
For a day out, you have wonderful places such as Valley of the Saints at Carnoët. It's an historic site, a land of legends, and the birthplace of incredible monumental sculptures all in one. A must see and only 13km away by car.
For walkers amongst you, there is a canal at Paule, 8km drive away. Only five minutes away is a beautiful lake at Maël-Carhaix, and also the Landes du Locarn. In the heart of Central Brittany, the natural site of the moors of Locarn and Gorges du Corong offers beautiful scenery. From ridges to valleys, landscapes alternate between moors, peat bogs and rocky chaos and offer an unforgettable discovery conducive to imagination and contemplation.
If you fancy something more active, then 37km away is the beautiful Lac de Guerlédan, Brittany's largest lake. Not only is this the perfect place for sunning yourself or messing about on the water but the area also offers extensive trails for walking and cycling. The Quénécan forest and Abbaye de Bon Repos are not to be missed. There is also a Sunday Market held by the Abbaye where you can enjoy lots of local produce and then people watch whilst drinking a coffee or beer in one of the restaurants.
For those wishing to visit the coastline, there are many attractive villages and beaches about an hour away. The pretty town of Binic, is one of those, with a Marina, beaches and restaurants.
For the younger members, the Zoo de Pont Scorff is about an hour away. Or you could visit Oceanopolis in Brest, 1hr 15 mins away, but well worth a day visit for the whole family. Kingoland Amusement Park also, is great for little ones and just over an hour away.
ACCOMMODATION IN MORE DETAIL
The front door leads into the large kitchen/dining room. This room is light and airy and holds a large wooden table and chairs for 6 persons. There are also ample appliances including a microwave and washing machine. From here you walk into a large lounge with again ample seating for 6 people. The lounge area has a wood burner and large TV with Sky Freeview channels as well as a DVD player and a selection of books and games and DVD’s.
Fibre Optic WiFi is available throughout the property.
The wood burner is available during April/May and Sept/Oct and wood is supplied if and when needed.
Off the Lounge is a small utility area, which has a door to the outside and leads on to the bathroom. A great area to come into, straight from the pool and into the bathroom.
The bathroom is a great size with a shower, sink and toilet.
From the lounge there are wooden stairs to the upstairs, which has a stairgate fitted securely at the top.
To the right is a large bedroom with double bed, hanging wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside tables.
From the halfway is the door to the toilet and to the right of this is a bedroom holding two single beds, and bedside tables.
Further down the pretty landing is a further bedroom with double bed, hanger for clothes, chest of drawers and bedside tables.
At the front and side of the property is a large garden area, ample size where you can try your hand at Archery, French Boules and Croquet. There is an ample sized terrace with table, chairs and BBQ. To the left of the property through a gate is the private and secluded large heated swimming pool which guests have sole use of.
The pool is heated during the summer High Season month of June/July and August and is 5m x 10m. Shallow one end at 1m going up to 2m at the deep end.
All linen and towels are provided. For a 2 week stay, fresh linen and towels are provided at the start of the second week.
Goas Teriot Gite is in the Department of Côtes-d’Armor in the beautiful Central Brittany region.
Brittany is easily accessible from the UK via several Ferry Ports, Roscoff being the nearest and is also served by flights from the UK to 4 French Airports.
Brittany offers a wealth of varied landscapes - from spectacular beaches with rugged coastlines to vast sandy expanses, to peaceful woods and forests and the famous Nantes-Brest Canal. Brittany has all the makings of a perfect holiday.
The cuisine in the area includes crepes and galettes and of course the seafood! Mussels and oysters are available throughout the region, particularly in the summer months. Cider is produced here and local varieties are available in all supermarkets and restaurants.
During the summer numerous villages and town celebrate the "Pardon" which is predominantly a religious thanksgiving but is always followed by a celebratory meal and drinks (of course!) and Breton dancing.