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34 Reviews
Exceptional! 5/5
Free cancellation until14 days before check-in

Property # 8044324

One Bedroom Converted Bread Oven - Perfect for two, read our guest reviews!

Property overview

About this rental

  • Cottage
    • 1 bedroom
      • 1 bed
      • Sleeps 2
    • 1 bathroom
      • 1 full bath
    • Spaces
      • Kitchen
      • Living Room
      • Terrace

    Converted Bread Oven Nr. Lassay-les-Chateaux, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France - Set In Beautiful French Countryside

    Rooms and beds

    Bedrooms: 1(People: 2)

    Bedroom 1


    Bathrooms: 1

    Shower room 1

    Toilet · Shower


    • Kitchen
    • Living Room
    • Terrace
    • Dining
      Seating for 2 people
    • Garden



    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • TV
    • Parking
    • No Smoking
    • Heater

    Safety features

    • Deadbolt lock
    • First-aid kit
    • Smoke detector
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Carbon-monoxide detector
    • Exterior lighting

    Location Type

    • RuralOverlooking the Mayenne River Valley


    • HeatingCast iron gas heater in the style of a woodburner which provides instant warmth without the mess, oil filled radiator in the bedroom and electric heater in the bathroom.
    • Linens providedLinen - all linen provided is high quality 200TCC white cotton.
    • Washing machineTop loading washing machine shared with the other cottage. Washing powder and conditioner provided.
    • ParkingCovered parking in barn with designated space
    • Garage
    • InternetFree Wifi
    • Towels available1 x bath sheet plus 1 x hand towel per person. In addition bathroom and kitchen hand towels are provided as well as a shower mat and T towels.
    • Wireless Internet
    • Iron & board
    • Hair dryer
    • Kitchen roll
    • Basic soaps


    • FridgeSmall fridge with freezer compartment, extra freezer space available in the guest laundry room
    • HobBosch gas four ring hob
    • OvenMini electric oven and grill
    • Barbecue
    • Coffee makerCafetiere
    • ToasterElectric Toaster
    • Pantry itemsOlive oil, mixed herbs, sugar, flour, salt and pepper, aluminium foil and cling film. We also provide washing up liquid, dishcloths, bin bags and cleaning materials.
    • Dishes & utensilsFrying pans, hob top kettle, pans, casserole dishes, plates, crockery, glasses, cutlery and knife block etc all provided. If you need anything else I am sure we will have it!
    • Kettle


    • TelevisionFlat screen TV
    • Stereoi-pod player
    • DVD player
    • BooksA selection of books and games are available in the cottage. We also provide a comprehensive guidebook to the local area including restaurants, places to visit, supermarkets etc.
    • GamesScrabble, monopoly, chess, backgammon, jigsaw
    • Video libraryChoose from over 500 DVD films and box sets.


    • Kayak/canoe10 minutes from cottage - Kayak/canoe can be hired at Ambriere les Vallees (6kms)
    • BicyclesI x man and 1 x ladies bicycle available at the riders own risk. Helmets and safety equipment not provided.
    • BoatElectric boats can be hired from the Tourist Information Office in Mayenne.
    • Deck chairs
    • Outdoor Furniture
    • Tennis2kms to the village where tennis courts can be booked at no charge.
    • GolfThere is a 9 hole golf course at Bagnoles de L'Orne 25 mins In addition there is an excellent 18 and 9 hole golf course at Laval 40 mins away. Approx €45 for 18 holes, no membership fee required and an excellent restaurant in the clubhouse!


    • wheelchair inaccessible


    • Notes on accommodation: You will find a complimentary 'starter pack' in the cottage to make sure that there is no need to worry about those essential items on the first night/morning. The 'starter pack' contains, a toilet roll, washing up/cleaning materials, bin bags, aluminium foil, salt & pepper, olive oil, mixed herbs, milk, teabags, coffee, bread, butter, jam and a bottle of red wine. Guests may also take advantage of the DVD library which contains over 500 DVD's which can be borrowed on request. The cottage is Wifi connected but there is also a tailor made guidebook detailing the facilities in the local area plus a number of books/pamphlets providing detailed maps and guides for cycling, walking and places of interest. The cottage is non-smoking. Dogs are considered on request (small/medium sized), additional charge €25 per stay. The owners Sandra and Paul live in separate accommodation and will be happy to assist with any requests/information. Outside: Le Vieux Fournil has it's own private garden for the use of guests at the cottage, all set within 1.8 acres of land surrounding the property, which in itself is surrounded by fields. A BBQ is provided with outdoor furniture, two sun loungers, sun parasol, metal dining table and chairs. There are two picnic rugs and cushions in the cottage which can be used in the garden or taken out for the day. A picnic bag and freezer blocks are also provided. Utility Room: Utility room in separate building with washing machine, laundry baskets, pegs mop and broom and additional freezer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen are provided and will be changed weekly if a single booking runs over 7 days. If you don't want the bother of cleaning up and clearing away on your last day, for a small charge take advantage of our "Get up and GO!!" service.


    Cancellation Policy

    • 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
    • 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 7 days before check-in.
    • No refund if you cancel less than 7 days before check-in.
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    100% refund
    14 days before check-in
    50% refund
    7 days before check-in
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    Damage and incidentals

    You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property that is caused by you or your party during your stay.

    House Rules

    • Check in after 4:00 PM

    • Check out before 10:00 AM

    • Maximum overnight guests: 2

    • Minimum age to rent: 18

    • No children allowedLayout not suitable or safe for children

    • Pets allowed: 1 pet less than 25kgs1 small to med sized dog - additional €25 per stay

    • No events allowed

    • No smoking allowed

    Cleaning practices

    • All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC

    • High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (e.g. countertops, light switches, handles and taps)

    • Cleaned with disinfectant

    • Follows industry health association: Sanitary Protocol (UNPLV – France)


    Hosted by Sandra Hughes

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