$67 / night
Total guests, Nights

Couples Rural Escape, easy access to Western Brittany: Penlan Gites, Gite 2 – Home 3799833 Cottage

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Couples Rural Escape, easy access to Western Brittany: Penlan Gites, Gite 2 – Home 3799833

  • Cottage
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 29 mi
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner


Welcome to Penlan Gites, bright, generously spacious, well equipped accommodation for couples to relax near Loperec in the stunning Amorique National Park. Central Location for all types of holiday. Touring the historical towns, visiting long sandy beaches, cycling, walking, horse riding, photography and fishing are all easily accessible from this central location. Quiet rural location but only five minutes by car to the super market and ten minutes to one of the main express routes giving easy access to a lot of Western Brittany.

The two Gîtes are part of a newly converted stone barn; generously spacious, single storey, open plan, quality accommodation for two people.

A terrace to relax and watch the setting sun or a track to walk down to the river all outside your door.

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 King Beds
  • 1 Shower


  • Wireless Internet
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Interaction with guest

We live on site near the accommodation and are happy to help with suggestions for things to do while you are here. We respect guests space to enjoy their holiday here but are easily available if required.


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

Guests must pay a caution fee of €75 on arrival which will be returned before departure subject to damage checks. We live on site so there is no delay in any refund.


About the owner

Richard G.
Average reply time:
54 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 Oct 2021
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English





27 reviews

Very Good

“Perfect Brittany”

Reviewed 6 Aug 2016

We read the great reviews before booking and it lived up to all our expectations. A super welcome after our journey and a perfect 'Welcome basket' which was extremely useful as it was Sund… More

Response from the owner Thank you for your kind words, we are so glad that your holiday lived up to your wishes. Lovely to meet you both and hope you will be back soon.

“A restful place”

Reviewed 30 Mar 2016

Accueil chaleureux malgré notre arrivé plus que tardive (petit encas à l'arrivé, poêle chaud...) Les propriétaires sont très disponibles et ont le… More

Response from the owner Je vous remercie de vos paroles aimables qu'il était agréable de vous rencontrer à la fois. Nous étions heureux d'aider avec l'arrivée tardive. Personne ne peut prédire des problèmes avec le voyage.

“Liebevoll gestaltetes Cottage in ruhiger Lage”

Reviewed 20 Sep 2015

Wir verbrachten hier im August 10 wunderschöne Tage. Das Cottage ist ruhig gelegen und ein perfekter Ausgangspunkt zum Erkunden der Finistere, ein Auto ist jedoch Pflicht. Die Unterkunft ist supe… More

“I sound like a record that has got stuck!”

Reviewed 4 Sep 2015

Well. What can I say that hasn't been said already by previous guests? This is almost certainly the best equipped gite/cottage that I have stayed in for a very long time. Richard and Claire were … More

“Peace & Tranquility in Brittany!”

Reviewed 23 Aug 2015

Fantastic stay in this rural gite. Richard and Claire have done a wonderful job developing this gite in idyllic surroundings. Sitting outside with just the sounds of the countryside was a real treat f… More

“Perfectly located, space, comfort and super hosts”

Reviewed 7 Aug 2015

My girlfriend booked for us here. Booking for a gite remotely always comes with surprise. In that case the surprise was excellent! What you read in other reviews is true, the welcome is very nice, w… More

“The return visit was just as delightful as the first.”

Reviewed 28 May 2015

After a two year hiatus, we returned to France, Finistre, and Penland Gites; each was as rewarding as it was two years ago. Richard is the consummate host, providing transitional needs such as jams, … More

“Lovely French countryside holiday”

Reviewed 24 Oct 2013

Everything promised in the advert. Lovely scenery and good space for a couple. In easy reach of Crozon Peninsula, interesting rural towns and villages to explore. Good value. All in very pleased with … More

“Charming, comfortable apartment in rural Brittany”

Reviewed 2 Sep 2013

The gite is charming and very comfortable, with all the modern conveniences and everything you need for your stay (games, guide books, kitchen utensils, etc.). We enjoyed a really nice week-long "… More

“Lovely accommodation with knowledgeable and gracious hosts”

Reviewed 31 Jul 2013

My wife and I stayed two delightful weeks at Penland Gites. We were greeted with a warm smile, homemade jams and fresh eggs, a bottle of Brittany cider, and helpful suggestions based upon questions w… More

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How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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How do I make changes to my booking?

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If Richard (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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