A 10% Brittany Ferry Discount code is provided upon booking.
Open Plan Family Gite. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.
Kerabellec has 4 Gites providing a high standard of comfort. Each has its own patio area with garden furniture and a brick built bbq. ( sleeps 24 in total )
Due to Covid and extra cleaning time needed , arrival time is now 5pm or later . This allows a 7 hour change over time .
The gite must be cleaned before departure .
The Links to the other Gites are here
The Gites sit in three acres of grounds and the gardens are there to be shared. Also shared is the communal laundry room and the in-ground covered (with retractable cover) heated swimming pool measuring 10 x 5m. The pool is securely fenced and alarmed to meet local safety rules.
The gites are situated on the south facing slope of the valley of the River Tarun, where guests may fish for trout. Kerabellec is situated less than ten minutes by car away from Baud, with small shops, restaurants, three supermarkets and a Saturday market.
La Chapelle Neuve is just one kilometre away and has a convenience store and tennis court. The many beaches of Southern Morbihan are easily accessible on excellent roads, taking about 35 minutes to reach the closest. Southern Brittany is noted for its many golf courses, the closest is near Pontivy, 20 minutes away by car.
There are a number of alternative sporting & leisure activities in the area such as, bike trails, canoeing, sailing, fishing lakes etc and many walking trails through woodland. Baud is easily accessed by sea,air & road and the owners can provide a 20% discount when booking with Brittany Ferries. There is one Gite that is user friendly called La Faisane for less mobile individuals with its own downstairs bedroom & shower room.
FREE INTERNET IN ALL GITES.
Our instalment payment plan proves to be very popular with visitors allowing up to 6 instalments with the final payment 4 weeks prior to arrival. The deposit can be spread across the payments ,The new swim under pool cover was fitted in October 2015 so that the heated pool can be used from March to October (covered or uncovered dependent on the weather ). We are dog friendly here at Kerabellec , however your pet must not be left unattended either in the grounds or in the gite. This is for the safety and well being of other guests. There are several woodland and river walks close by and also dog friendly beaches only 30 minutes drive to the coast.
The Morbihan region is renown for its birdlife and here at Kerabellec you will see many small birds, goldfinches, tits, blackbirds, swifts, martins, bats, green woodpecker, heron, buzzards, owls ,pigeons. The avid bird watchers will recognise many more . NOSTANG is a beautiful sea estuary only 20 minutes from here so do bring your binoculars and camera. this feeds down to ETEL where you can have moules and fites for lunch at one of the small bistro overlooking the sandy beach.
There is something in this region for everybody. Or you can just chill by the pool and rest and enjoy the peace and tranquility .
River walks on the Blavet , cycle , kayaking
Troc and Puce ( second hand shops and warehouses ) Boot sales
Activity centres for young children
When making an enquiry please do indicate if you are less able or have specific needs for either an adult or a child . We try to ensure that your stay here is comfortable, clean and enjoyable . We do live on site so if you need help with anything you can just knock on our door. It is very flat here on our lane and also the surrounding towns and beaches are suitable for wheelchairs should a member of your family need to use this type of transport. There is also a shop here in Pontivy that rents out push or electric wheelchairs as I hired one for my mum this year. Cost about 18 euros a week in 2017.
Kerabellec is easily accessible by Road and is approx. 6 hours drive from Calais with lots of rest and service areas. Ferry ports , St Malo 1.5 hours, Roscoff is 2 hours, Caen is 3 hours and then course there is Le Havre , Cherbourg , Dieppe , Dunkirk dependent on your travel needs and costs. ( with 20% off with Brittany Ferry) or fly and hire a car.
Lorient airport is 30 minutes drive to Kerabellec.
Dinard is 1.5 hours drive
Nantes is 1.5 hours
Rennes is 1 hour
Kitchen and dining
The kitchen is equipped with a gas cooker, micro-wave oven, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, toaster, kettle cafetiere and is generously supplied with crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils and dishes.
Please ask if there is anything else that you would need to borrow for your stay.
The open-plan living area comprises a comfortable sitting room with settee and armchairs, coffee table, wood burning stove and English tv ( free sat with over 100 channels ) by satellite & FREE internet. The dining room comfortably seats a family of 6-8.
L'Hirondelle has one bedroom with a double bed and en-suite shower room including a toilet. There are two further bedrooms one with a pair of twin beds, the 3rd bedroom is a single bed and a double bed allowing 7 people to share this gite . There is a family bathroom including a toilet, and with a shower over the bath. Each bedroom has hanging space, dressing table and bedside table and lamps. There is room for a cot/bed in one of the twin bedrooms.
One double bedroom with en suite comprising of toilet shower and sink.
There is a second bathroom which comprises of a bath shower toilet and sink.
Useful when sharing a holiday with teenagers or grandparents
Garden and outside
Outdoor heated , covered swimming pool. For either covered or open air swimming dependent on the weather. ( Gated and locked ) The cover is retractable , Soft floats and games can be used with the pool liner.
Small enclosed children's garden with climbing frame and swings.
Fishing in the river Tarun at the bottom of our field with a permit which can be bought locally in Baud town in one of the shops Or sit with a picnic underneath the willow tree and read or listen to music. Total relaxation from a hectic work and school life.
Large field for football and outdoor games of swing ball and rounders . Please do bring your own games , this is not a problem.
Cycle path and public walk only 5 minutes from the gites . Useful for an evening walk before or after dinner.
Walk to our bakery here in Chapelle Neuve/cycle (or drive which takes 2 minutes)
Parking and garages
Parking spaces available for up to 10 cars.
We do have a large lockable barn should you need to store cycles or top boxes, fishing equipment or canoes.
L Hirondelle is a very spacious family gite and is suitable for families with young children , teenagers or elderly relatives. South facing overlooking the fields with lots of sunshine all day. There is a parasol supplied for use with every gite to give shade when needed.
Information about any additional facilities
Bedlinen is supplied and the beds made up for your arrival. Towels may be hired £9 for a 'towel bale' - hand, bath and beach towel).
Dogs are accepted at a cost of £30 per pet
There is a communal washing machine .
High chairs and travel cots can be supplied free of charge. But please bring your own cot bedding (we have a spare set for emergencies )
Bikes can also be stored/ Cycle path 5 minutes form the gites/also suitable for runners or walkers/ Bird watchers.
We offer a monthly instalment plan . Spread the cost of the deposit across your monthly payments. No large outlay.
We can also offer 20% discount off Brittany Ferry travel , using our discount code when booking.
Please ask if you need more photographs.
We do expect the gite to be left clean and ready for the next visitors as we hope that all our guests have the same experience of clean and tidy accommodation, However an optional gite clean is offered for L Hirondelle which costs £80
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