Cherry Tree a 3 bed cottage with heated pool
- 3 bedrooms
- 1 bathrooms
- sleeps 6
Description from the owner
Cherry Tree is one of four cottages situated at La Basse Rouerie in Melle an idyllic rural location with views over the rolling fields. The cottage is a well equipped, comfortable self catering holiday home that sleeps 6 in 3 charming bedrooms.
The ground floor of Cherry Tree Cottage consists of an open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area, designed so the whole family can join in with the holiday.
It is a very bright, sunny room with 3 large picture windows and exposed oak beams. It also has a log burner in the living room, perfect for cosy Autumn evenings.
The first floor has a shower room and 3 bedrooms; 2 double rooms and a...Read more
Cherry Tree a 3 bed cottage with heated pool
Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France
Additional Location Information
Situated in Mellé the farmhouse La Basse Rouerie is set in 2 acres of secure gardens with excellent views over undulating meadows.
Now four family friendly cottages that have been restored to provide modern conveniences whilst retaining all the charm of a typical French farmhouse.
Leaving in lots of the original features, like granite walls and exposed oak beams.
A perfect place for all the family to unwind, either by the pool or under a tree with a good book and glass of wine.
We are the ideal place for that Brittany weekend break, a house-hunting trip, a romantic getaway or that family holiday. We also cater for group bookings of up to 26 people (Christmas and New Year get togethers, family reunions, club outings etc.)
La Basse Rouërie is located in a small village called Mellé, which is situated on the Brittany/ Normandy borders. Here you can spend days on the magnificent beaches known as the Emerald coast, visit walled towns or just walk through the lovely countryside, something for everyone.
We are about an hours drive from the port of St Malo; this is also an excellent place to visit, with a walled town and miles of sandy beaches.
Also within an hours drive you have the large towns of Rennes, Dinan, Domfront and Mortain all worthy of a visit.
Half an hour’s drive will take you to the walled town of Fougeres with its chateau, and sandy beach in the forest. Mont Saint Michel the 2nd most visited place in France after the Eiffel Tower and St Hilaire a lively market town.
Mellé is also only 10 mins away from the American War Cemetery at St. James, the water park at St Martin de Landelles and trout fishing in St Georges du Rentembault.
So whatever the family want to do on holiday you will find it here, energetic or relaxing you choose it’s your holiday.
Distance to Ferry ports:
Calais 4.30 hrs - 454km
Boulogne 4.10 hrs - 454kms
Dieppe: 3.10 hrs - 313kms
Le Havre: 2.20 hrs - 231kms
Cherbourg: 2.00 hrs - 188kms
Caen: 1.30 hrs - 138kms
St Malo: 1.00 hrs - 89kms
Distance to airports:
Paris 3.42 hrs - 389kms
Brest 3.00 hrs - 292kms
Lorient 2.30 hrs - 232kms
Nantes 2.00 hrs - 186kms
Dinard 1.10 hrs - 92kms
Rennes 1.00 hrs - 79kms
The use of a car (or car hire) is essential
Visitor Attractions – all within or just over the hour
• Mont Saint Michel - 2nd largest attraction in France - 30 mins
• Ange Michel - water park - St Martin de Landelles - 20 mins
• La Mazures - water sports - Isigny le Buat - 25 mins
• Chenenet - Beach & horse riding in forest - Landean - 20 min
• Alligator Bay - Nr Mont Saint Michel - 30 mins
• Parc Floral - fantastic gardens - Le Chatellier - 25 mins
• Cobac Parc - water park - Lanhelin - 40 mins
• Aquarium - St Malo - 1 hour
• Oyster farm - Cancale - 50 mins
• Chateaubriand Cruise - river from Dinard to Dinan - 50 mins
• Champrepus Zoo - Villedieu Les Poeles - 50 mins
• Copper factory - Villedieu Les Poeles - 50 mins
• Souterrosscope - Underground caves - Caumont L’evente
• Beaches:- Dinard - Tree lined sandy coves - 88kms - 1hr 18
St Malo - Walled town & sandy beaches - 85kms
Cancale - Oyster capital of France - 80 kms
Cherrueix - Sandy beaches sand kiting - 55kms - 55 mins
Carolles Plage - Miles of sandy beaches - 59 kms
Jullouville - Sandy beaches - 63 kms
Large towns of interest: -
St Hilaire du Harcoet - market town - 25 mins
Fougeres - walled town - 25 mins
Avranches – Paton’s tank, shopping - 30 mins
Mortain - water falls - 30 mins
Domfront - walled town - 35 mins
D-Day beaches - 1.15 hr
Bayeux Tapestry - 1.20 hr
American War Cemetery -St James - 10 mins
Fishing - trout -St Georges de Rentembault - 15 mins
Canoeing - Avranches - 25 mins
Rennes - Brittany Capital - lots to see and do - 1 hr
Local Market Days (mornings only):
St James - Monday (only a small market)
St Hilaire - Wednesday
Pontorson - Wednesday
Fougeres - Saturday
St Malo - Saturday
Restaurants: There are several locally in Mellé, Louvigne Du Desert,
St James, Landean and St George we recommend them all.
Lunchtime prices are cheaper at about 10.50€ for 3 or 4 courses.
Evenings start at about 16€ for 4 courses.
There is a small bar/café/restaurant/shop in Mellé open most day’s from7am for your fresh baguettes.
Restaurants are open 12 – 2pm lunchtimes and 7 – 10 pm evenings.
Shops: Super U in St James is open 9 – 12 Sundays.
Most shops in the area are shut on Mondays except for the supermarkets.
Location Type Rural, Town, Village
AvailableUnavailable Last updated: July 29, 2013 ◀▶
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- Damage deposit | $208
Additional notes from owner
A 150€ deposit is required to secure your booking. A Booking Form with Terms and Conditions is available on request.
The balance is due 8 weeks before arrival along with the 150€ security deposit.
A 150€ security deposit is required per cottage, this will be refunded to you after you leave providing it has been left in a reasonable condition and there are no breakages.
If the cottage has not been left in a reasonable condition then 75€ will be deducted to cover costs.
You can pay by credit card by using FlipKey ( admin charges apply) or see our website for alternatives at brittanyfarmhouse. net
- Wireless Internet [?]
- Heated Pool [?]
- Outdoor Pool
- Parking [?]
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Pet friendly - No
- Smoking allowed - Ask
- Suitable for children - Yes
- Suitable for the elderly - Ask
- Wheelchair accessible - Ask