Situated on the outskirts of Saint Malo on the Emerald Coast, this 4 bedroom house (sleeps 6) is in a quiet residential area, just a short walk to the beach and shops. Restaurants, bars and market are within easy reach. You will enjoy visiting the ancient walled city and other nearby places from quaint Cancale harbour with its many seafood restaurants to Mont Saint Michel which is only 38 kms/24 miles away. Other popular destinations including Dinan, Dinard and Rennes are all within easy reach. Our local sandy beach ‘Le Minihic’ is only 100 metres away. Walkers will enjoy miles of beautiful rugged coastal cliff paths and there are numerous sporting activities in the area including swimming, sailing, wind surfing, surfing and blow carting. You can also visit Saint Malo’s aquarium, historical houses or take a day trip on ancient sailing ships.
House in Saint Malo, in quiet residential location close to the beach and local amenities.
- english, french
- Calendar last updated:
- Nov 28, 2018
About Christine Mather
We are a bilingual family who enjoy returning to Saint Malo regularly for a bit of sea, sun and a lot of 'farniente' (the art of doing nothing). We love the old city, the beach, the markets, the food and never tire of the lovely coastal walks. If you're not familiar with the area, you'll find that there is plenty to do, to please both the grown-ups and the youngsters alike. We do hope you enjoy your stay in the area. Bonnes Vacances!
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Idéal pour des vacances en famille près de la mer
Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans cette maison idéalement placée, très bien agencée et équipée.
Nous recommandons !
An excellent house in a great area.
We (2 adults + 2 teenagers) thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this house - it's ideally located for the beach (literally at the end of the road) and has excellent amenities nearby (supermarket round the corner). It's also very convenient for the walled city via a short bus ride from the bottom of the road or a 30-40 minute walk. The house itself is very comfortable and well appointed and I can't speak highly enough of the owner's customer service and general approach. I'd have no hesitation in renting the house again or recommending it.
Fabulous location with great facilities
I stayed here in July this year with my 8 year old son and 70 year old parents for a week - we had a fabulous time. The house and it's fabulous location was perfect for our needs. The cooking/BBQ facilities meant that we only ate out once in the evening as we enjoyed dinner at home in the garden before watching the tide crash in and the sun set from the beach at the bottom of the road. A decent sized supermarket is located within 5 mins walking distance with a bakery next door. We walked to St Malo one morning (30-45 mins depending on how fast you walk) and caught the bus back (Number 8 buses run every 40 mins from outside the Tourist Office to a stop a few metres from the bottom of the road). We had a fabulous Thursday in Dinard at the market (buying things we hadn't realised we needed!) and a lovely lunch at Bar Rock Cafe - the drive to Dinard is approx 20 mins. We had a couple more trips into St Malo by car (the parking was very reasonable and easy) as my son loved the crepes at La Licorne in Place Chateaubriand and we loved the macarons! The beach at the bottom of the road is lovely golden sand - the tide goes out approx 300m and the waves can be amazing when it returns to the coast. I would highly recommend this house as it was furnished perfectly, the views to the sea and the sunset from the balcony were lovely and there was plenty of space.
Nice House in a great location
The house is literally across the road from a nice beach which was lovely when the sun was out but also great for early morning runs to the walled city (as long as the tide was out). There are places to eat within walking distance but we either turned left and drove to the intra muros and Dinard or right to Cancale. Super market with bakery is a 3 minute walk and there is a market close by. Lots do do within an easy drive. House was perfect for our family of five, good French feel which is often missing these days. Our favourite rental from Owners Direct, we hope to come back.
Many thanks for your comments. We're so glad you enjoyed the area and the house and look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Chris.
Bon séjour à Saint Malo
Location agréable, fonctionnelle et idéalement située près de la mer (la plage étant à 200 mètres à peine)
Confort, calme, et jardin champêtre
Excellent séjour, proche de la mer, des lignes de bus, et des commerces. Maison très confortable et bien équipée; un seul bémol: l'absence de volets et de rideaux assez opaques.
Un grand merci pour vos commentaries. Nous sommes heureux que vous ayez passé un agréable séjour à Saint Malo. Nous faisons tout notre possible pour que la maison soit aussi parfaite que possible et penserons donc à mettre des rideaux plus opaques pour l'été prochain!
About 100 metres
Rennes Saint Jacques - 78kms / 48 miles
Nantes – 163 kms
Saint Malo – 6 kms / 3.7 miles from the house
TGV railway station:
4kms / 2.4 miles from the house
Cancale – 13kms / 8 miles
Dinan – 22kms / 14 miles
Dinard – 3kms / 2 miles
Mont Saint Michel – 38kms / 24 miles
Rennes 65kms / 41 miles
Rates & Availability
Charges included. Bedding is available by request at £18 per person. Cleaning at the end of stay is also available. Our team will clean the house after your departure for a flat fee of £100. Short and long stays available by arrangement. Please get in touch by email or by phone to discuss your needs. Note that guests are expected to leave the property as they found it at the end of their stay. The fridge and bins should be empty and cleaned. If, upon inspection, this was not the case, cleaning services will be charged at the rate stated above. Guests are expected to take the house bins onto the pavement on the appropriate days. You will find a bin collection calendar with the information pack.