French Holiday Home for rent in Brittany :: Ty Gwenn

Ty Gwenn holiday home, Finistere, Brittany.

near Chateauneuf-du-Faou, Finistere, Brittany

Ty Gwenn, a perfect relaxing holiday home, is a charming Breton Farmhouse, set on the Montagnes Noire in Finistere.

Situated in a quiet hamlet 4km from the town of Chateauneuf du Faou, with it's famous Chateau Tr�varez and set on the banks of the Nantes/Brest Canal / Aulne River famous for it salmon and trout fishing. There are bars and restaurants along the waters edge and plenty of shops, banks, bakers, supermarkets and a fortnightly market in the town.

The location is ideal for country walks, bird watching, horse riding, bike riding (Tour de Finistere cycle race passes the bottom of the road), fishing (course & fly), boating and swimming. Equal distance is Ch�teaulin with it's beautiful walled town and Carhaix. Play area, sailing, skiing and windsurfing available.

Located around 2km from the closest village with views into the open fields. The property has a gravelled drive, with parking for at least 6 cars, and a large garden area suitable for energetic kids!

TyGwenn.comTy Gwenn has been well looked after, and is an ideal base for a family or group holiday. It lies in the heart of rural Finistere, with many tourist attractions and sandy beaches being within a 45 minute drive. This makes it an ideal base for a range of activities, such as fishing, walking, cycling and horse riding. Also a good base for visiting the local "Fest-Noz" The closest town of Ch�teauneuf du Faou, is a 10 minute drive, and has a range of bars, restaurants and supermarkets, and a local swimming pool. There are lots of water based activities at the close by Nantes-Brest CanalQuimper is around a 25 minute drive, where you will find a larger selection of shops, restaurants, museums, theatres etc..


This beautiful Breton farmhouse has been carefully restored to a high standard with wooden and tiled floors. The house benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing, making it an ideal summer and winter accommodation for 8-10 people.

The ground floor comprises of a spacious comfortable lounge, with comfortable sofas, dining table and chairs seating up to 10 people. Leading off this room are separate WC and shower rooms.

There is a second spacious lounge which houses a collection of board and activity  games for the young at heart, and also a single bed extending the accommodation. 

The house has a range of videos, video player, small TV, DVD, CD/Radio & PlayStation along with a small library of books that you are more than welcome to make use of (if you have time!)

The kitchen is well equipped with a large fridge, microwave, full size gas hob and electric oven. Plenty of indoor and outdoor crockery. This leads into a utility area, containing a WC, washing machine and a small storage room with storage space and freezer. The central heating is controlled from this area.


There are two large double bedrooms, one quadrouple room with 2 sets of bunk beds and a small room suitable for a baby complete with travel cot.  All of the other rooms would be large enough for further travel cots if you would like to bring them along. There is a spacious bathroom with overhead shower.

TyGwenn.comThere is plenty of equipment for younger guests, including stair gates, baby bath, bouncy chair, high chair and toys - we know how much hassle it is to bring everything with you!

All beds have pillows and duvets, with pillow cases, sheets, duvet covers provided.


The property is surrounded by lawn, and ideal for lazy summer lunches or evenings spent eating outside.  2 Garden tables, sun parasols and seats for 12 are provided, with some outdoor toys and a BBQ.

Travel Times:

Available all year round.  Heating & electricity costs are included in the price.


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Prices: £400 - £650pw (€ Euros also accepted)

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