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Luxury 18th Century French Country House.

Maison De Philomene. Luxury 18th century French Country House.
5.0 of 5 stars
32 reviews
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.
Share sociable meals at the ten seater table with Breton carved chairs.
The open plan design is perfect for family and friends.
The Kitchen, rustic in design, is fully equipped with all modern conveniences.
Chambre Chenille (caterpillar). An easy access room located on the ground floor.
Chambre Chenille's en-suite with double hydro massage shower.
The authentic winding chestnut staircase leading to the 1st floor.
The Landing area with two bedrooms seperated either side, both with en-suite bathrooms.
1st floor.  Chambre Sauterelle (grasshopper) with walk in wardrobe, dressing table and en-suite.
Chambre Sauterelle's en-suite with double hydro massage shower.
!st 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 at the 10 seater table, 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, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
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 28°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 classic French...
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About the owner, Adrian A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 32 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL152575 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Rathfarnham, Dublin
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We were a group of 7 adults and house was perfect for our needs in terms of 4 separate apartments with en suite facilities. The house is located in a delightful secluded rural spot in central Brittany, within easy reach of all parts. The house comes equipped with all mod cons without losing any of its period charm. The pool... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Adrian: please let us know if there has been anything this week that you felt you could have done with, or any improvements we could make. *blank faces all around* Before our trip to Maison de Philomene, we excitedly watched the reviews appear for the house. 5 stars across the board and glowing write ups. Could it really be this... more

John B
Liphook, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Set in the heart of Brittany’s countryside, Maison de Philomène is a large, beautifully restored and appointed holiday house which is an ideal location for a family holiday. Denise and Adrian have restored the house to a very high standard, with every amenity to hand. The grounds are quite large enough for children to explore and play in all day,... more

  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Cots:(2)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Accommodation – Sleeps 8 (plus two cots on request)Ground floor - 1 easy access double bedroom with full en-suite shower room.1st floor - 2 double bedrooms each with full en-suite shower rooms.2nd floor - 1 bedroom with twin beds and additional fold down double sofa bed. 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.Click o... more
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Dates Min stay Per week
Apr 30, 2016 -
May 27, 2016
Low with Heated Pool
7 nights
May 28, 2016 -
Jun 24, 2016
Mid with Heated Pool
7 nights
Jun 25, 2016 -
Jul 15, 2016
High with Heated Pool
7 nights
Jul 16, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
Peak with Heated Pool
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. 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.
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). We accept UK Sterling payments by internet bank to bank transfer to our UK account. We also accept online credit card payments through PayPal. However, this type of payment is subject to a 1.5% surcharge.We accept Euro payments by bank to bank transfer to our French account or by Eurocheque (drawn on a French Bank). Any charges to be paid by the payee. A deposit of 25% of the rental value is payable at the time of making a firm booking. Balance is payable eight weeks prior to the start date of your holiday. If a booking is made within 8 w... more
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How to get there
Airport: Dinard: 69.6 mi
Railway: St. Brieuc: 23.6 mi
Ferry: Roscoff: 72.7 mi
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: 32.9 mi.
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