Le Pont de l'Épine - Stone Cottage unfurnished rentals France Lacroixille, Mayenne, , Pays de la Loire, 53380, France +33 6 95 00 28 44
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  • Airport nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Parking
  • Garden/Terrace
  • Peaceful & quiet

Property description

Le Pont de l´Épine is a refurbished stone cottage located in Northern France, in between Rennes and Le Mans. The cottage comes with 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen-diner, a garden and plenty of parking. This part/unfurnished cottage is available for long term rentals from 6-12 months from €650 per month + bills.

The cottage is located on the border of Brittany and Pays de la Loire. The beautiful Loire Valley is just to the South. Rennes airport is 50 mins drive and in the nearby town of Vitré, there is a TGV station with high speed service to Paris. The ferry port at Saint-Malo is just 1 hour 30 mins.

Le Pont de l´Épine cottage long term rentals France - our verdict

If you are looking to move to France, then this lovely stone cottage is a great base whilst you explore look for somewhere to buy. The cottage is located in a quiet part of France, but there are good local transport connections to enable you to move around quite easily. The local town of Vitré is charming place and the nearby cities of Le Mans and Rennes are very beautiful.


  • Parking
  • Peaceful & Quiet
  • Pet friendly
  • Rents all year
  • Scenic views
  • Wifi
  • 1 bath
  • 2 bed
  • Character property
  • Garden

Area activities

The cottage is located 1.5km from the village of La Croixille. In the village, there is a lovely 12th century church, a popular bar-restaurant and a boulangerie/patisserie. There is also a tennis court.

The charming town of Vitré is nearby and here you will find all the shops and supermarkets that you need on a daily basis. Vitré has a beautiful Chateau in the centre of the town and the medieval streets in the centre are lovely to walk around.

Rennes, the capital of Brittany, is 50 mins away. Rennes is great place to visit and it was recently voted the 5th best city to live in France. There is a large university here and whilst it is the 11th biggest city in France, it retains a small town feel. Rennes also bills itself as one of the greenest cities in France - both in terms of its number of gardens and parks, as well as its advanced network of electric public transport and cycle lanes. 

Check in times

To be arranged prior to arrival.

Driving directions

The cottage is located on the D30 road, 1.5km South-East of La Croixille. The A81 motorway (which runs from Rennes to Le Mans and onto Paris) is 15 kms away.


The local airport at Rennes is 50 mins drive. More international flights can be found at Nantes airport (2 hours) and Paris (3 hours 20 mins).


Other transport

There is a TGV train station at Vitré (15 km), which provides high speed services to Rennes and Paris.

Booking terms

The booking terms for Le Pont de l´Épine Stone Cottage, are as follows:

One month deposit to be paid at the time of reservation. Rent to be paid in advance on the first day of each month. References maybe required.