Visitors to the gites they often say that there was not enough time to see or do everything

– they need to come back!


Dinan is a spectacular mediaeval town 7km from the gites, with a nationally famous market, remparts, chateau, rail museum, river boats, cycle hire, small river boat hire, canoeing, gardens, bowling, and numerous fabulous restaurants.  While visiting, you may also be interested in the Petit Train de Dinan – a road train which shows you the sights of Dinan.  Or stock up with affordable French wine in our local Cave des Jacobins.

Perfect to visit at any time
7km, north along the D2

Brittany Beaches

Numerous beaches to satisfy all tastes – shallow and sandy, shells, rock pools, surfing. As well as the well known beaches, there are numerous unnamed beaches which are often desserted!

Perfect to visit at any time
Approximately 30km (30 minutes) to the coast by car

Mont St. Michel

A 1300 year old village built on a rock in the bay to the west of St Malo, Mont-Saint-Michel is one of Europe’s most unforgettable sights.

Open all year round
54km (1 hour) by car


English romanticism and formal French elegance, mazes and unusual flower gardens, Brittany is home to numerous parks and gardens where you can enjoy a stroll whatever the season, with family or friends.

Open during normal business hours
Within a 1 hour drive


No visit to France would be complete without visiting at least one châteaux

Checking opening hours before visiting
7km, north along the D2

To help people find all of the hidden secrets whilst they are here, each gite has a folder giving details of what to see or do together with opening times, prices and information about the attraction – it is split into the following sections :

  • Walks
  • Chateaux and Gardens
  • Leisure Activities
  • Childrens activities
  • Beaches
  • Markets
  • Restaurants

This guide is available to download in PDF format, please contact us for more information.