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TownBinic
Insee code22007
Postcode22520
Latitude48.6014849
Longitude-2.8249200
AltitudeFrom 0 to 86 meters
Surface5.96 km²
Population3828 inhabitants
Density642 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsÉtables-sur-Mer at 2.9 km
Chief townSaint-Brieuc (at 14.7 km, 18 min)Pordic at 3.4 km
DepartmentCôtes-d'ArmorLantic at 4.3 km
RegionBrittanySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Goëlo the South Coast, 15 minutes from Saint-Brieuc, Binic is a seaside resort, labeled "Family Plus" and "Sensation Britain", in the heart of Côtes-d'Armor. City elegance, Binic offered to anyone who can let their greed. "The mole Côtes-d'Armor" enjoys a privileged setting where you can enjoy the many activities related to the seas to the discovery of nature, or simply to relax. With the turning of the seasons, is studded with moments Binic unique beats to the rhythm of events.

Coming to Binic ...

By car: From Paris, then A11 and N12 RN157 from Rennes in 4hrs (450 km) by A13 or by Caen.

By train: SNCF Charner Boulevard Saint-Brieuc and then shuttle bus line # 9.

TGV Paris: 3 hours.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Three sandy beaches:
  • The Banks, the largest, near the heart of Binic pool with sea water and paddling pool (lifeguard in July and August).
  • The outer harbor, surrounded by rocks, along the coastal footpath (supervised swimming in July and August).
  • Body Care, in a wilder setting.
  • Hiking: Binic reveals his surprising complicity with nature ocean mixing the mildness of the Bay of Saint-Brieuc in the symphony of colors in a quiet back country. Guided hikes: Every Friday in July and August at 16h from the Tourist Office, free.
  • Safaris of the sea: The Tourist Office offers rides for all public tours and accompanied by a trained facilitator. Playful discovery of fauna and flora of the foreshore in the afternoon. Exit fee. Meet at the Tourist Office.
  • Heritage and Culture: Guided walks:
  • All year for groups, every Tuesday at 15h from May to September for individuals. Follow in the footsteps of Newfoundland and relive the historic past of the city and the lively port that reigned around the 19th century.
  • Every Friday at 10am from May to September for individuals. Discover the history of narrow streets, houses the secrets of shipowners, the passages in the names or unusual to say the least strange. Paid visit.
  • Contact: Tourist Office Binic: +33 2 96 73 60 12.
  • Museum of Arts and Popular Traditions: Discover the glorious past of Binic, expertise and heritage of Britain in the past. Open from Easter to September 14h30-18h. Closed Tuesdays. Open daily in July and August. Enquiries +33 2 96 73 37 95.
  • Museums and Botanical Garden Vasserot Cueff.
  • Cultural Centre The Foreshore: exhibitions, concerts, theater and cabaret evenings. Enquiries +33 2 96 73 66 55.
  • Library open all year, Quai Jean Bart, tel: +33 2 96 73 63 86.
  • Pool Goëlys: Pool fun 25 m, sauna, spa, steam room, pentagliss, waterslide, picnic area. Rue Pierre de Coubertin. Enquiries: +33 2 96 69 20 10.
  • Petanque - Tennis.
  • For children:
  • Beach Club Mickey, children and adult gymnastics, volleyball, trampoline, slides, quizzes, pool, swimming lessons, swings, slides, trampolines ... swimming lessons swimming pool, water 24 degrees. Children 4 to 14 years. On-site registrations, daily range of the outer harbor 10 to 19.
  • Club Banche beach, competitions, slides, children and adult gymnastics .... Children 4 to 14 years. Registration on site, daily beach Banche.
  • Leisure Centre "The Devils": Open Wednesdays and during school holidays (except Christmas and 15 days in August), children 3 to 12 years. Enquiries +33 2 96 73 76 11.
  • Childcare "Pumpkin Buddies and" Home for children from 2 months to 4 years. Enquiries +33 2 96 69 24 04.
  • A lot of entertainment in July and August.
  • Sailing: beginners and advanced courses on optimists, dinghies, catamarans, windsurfing, kayaks. Adults, teenagers, children over 7 years. Every day during school holidays. Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday from March to November. Enquiries +33 2 96 73 38 45
  • Association Cap Discovery offers year-round sports activities, cultural and fun for all from 7 to 77 years: an introduction to diving, badminton, pottery, paintball. There's something for everyone. Enquiries +33 2 96 69 28 48.
  • Acti trampolines: Fun insured on the 8 trampolines and bungee jumping on the esplanade of the Banche in July and August. Enquiries +33 6 63 44 08 83
  • Donkey Rides: With Jack and Doudou, small from 2 years can enjoy a stroll on the esplanade of the Banche or street Joffre. All weekends in June and September. Every day in July and August (depending on the weather) from 15h to midnight. Tel: +33 6 12 21 49 90.
  • Riding on the esplanade of the Banche in July and August.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Binic
Leisure centresBeach of L'Avant-Port,   Beach of La Banche,   Beach of the Corps de Garde,   Marina of Binic
Natural sitesHeadland of Troupetet

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • In May Festival the marionnet'ic. Become a reference in France in the middle of the puppet, popular among the general public and professionals. Performing arts, street theater, concert for children ... all appointments not to be missed. Information: email: marionetic@tiscali.fr
  • May: Celebrate Cod. Old rigs, Breton dances, bagad, Celtic circles, exhibition, cabaret ... Free admission and cod dish on the spot. Let yourself be carried away by the songs of sailors to heavy voice and melody of bagpipes and bombards. The tall ships from all over Brittany and Cornwall, and their magnificent parades offer a rare show of sailing ships. A great and wonderful cabaret shows take you to the heart of traditional cod fishery. Finally waggle your taste buds with the smell of cod recipes concocted various sauces (brandade, fritters, grilled ...). Enquiries +33 6 83 09 45 34 or corinnecoulibaly@orange.fr
  • July: Junior Goëlo beach. Quite a haul! As every summer, you will attend goëlo beach junior international sporting event unavoidable, the best international players under 19 years of racing on the beach Binic. Contact: +33 2 96 70 75 40.
  • July: Sandball turn. "But what the sandball?", Well, there is a variation of handball, sand, fun version! This sport invented by the champions of the 1995 World Handball attracts many teams on many beaches in the world! 3 days players of all levels will compete on the esplanade of the Banche: Departmental, regional, national and international.
  • In August: Colors of Brittany (regional competition of painting). Heritage in all its forms is the leitmotif of the day, paint and depict the riches of the city so they come alive on the canvas and can be exposed for all to see, is the goal that has set the association which now comprises over fifty stages in Britain from April to October.
  • In August: Festival of bowls. Regional competition of petanque, the Banche esplanade. Enquiries +33 2 96 74 26 73 or +33 6 85 94 21 27.
  • In August: Folk and Blues Festival. It is the rendezvous of musicians travelers, here and elsewhere! French, Australian, English ... The Folk and Blues Festival is an unmissable stop Binic for new talent, and the public. 3 days of fun and discovery "by eye" and in a magical setting! Enquiries +33 6 84 01 05 74.
  • The Animakids: the appointment of children. Free performances every week throughout the summer.
  • Festival Place for Kids ": Tuesdays / 17.30 / outdoor theater / free.
  • Tales and Legends: Wednesday / 17.30 / Hall Foreshore / from 4 years / free.
  • Traditional Puppet Show: Sunday / 17.30 / outdoor theater / free.
  • Treasure Hunt "Little Newfoundland": July and August free.
  • Enquiries +33 2 96 73 60 12.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Nearby activities:
  • Riding Stables and to Pordic-sur-Mer.
  • Golf course 18 holes Lantic.
  • Karting in Plérin.
  • Accrobranche to Morieux (30 min Binic). Acrobatic park in the trees from 3 years.
  • Terrarium Kerdanet to Plouagat (20 min Binic). Guided tours of the world of reptiles and amphibians. Open May 1 to September on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 14h to 18h. Other days by appointment. Tel. +33 2 96 32 64 49.
  • Abbaye Maritime de Beauport Paimpol. Site conservatory coastal and historic monument. Open all year. Tel: +33 2 96 55 18 58.
  • Steam Trieux: Between Paimpol and Pontrieux steam train from May to September. Enquiries 08923914 27.
  • The small echo of the way: This place full of history tells you the century of the existence of a witness magazine of its time and its changing mores in the superb scenery of metal, brick and concrete . Enquiries +33 2 96 74 20 74.
  • Cinema Stables-sur-Mer.
  • Zooparc of Trégomeur: A family outing at the end of the world! Experience a great moment of disorientation and nature with rare animals and extraordinary. Focusing only on the flora and fauna of Madagascar and Asia, the ZooParc houses a large number of species and a privileged site. Enquiries +33 2 96 79 01 07.
  • Embark on Eulalie: navigation and discover the marine environment. Participate in maneuvers. Find out the restoration of the boat, knots, tide chart ... From Lézardrieux. Enquiries +33 2 96 55 99 99.
  • Casino in Saint-Quay-Portrieux.

PHOTOS

A beach in the heart of the cityA beach in the heart of the city
 
The lighthouse and pier PenthievreThe lighthouse and pier Penthievre
Beach Guard CorpsBeach Guard Corps
 
In a green setting, discover the Chapel of Saint GillesIn a green setting, discover the Chapel of Saint Gilles
Walking the coastal pathWalking the coastal path
 
The outer harbor BinicThe outer harbor Binic
tall ships in porttall ships in port
 
Port at sunsetPort at sunset
beach-front chargesbeach-front charges
 
The Thursday marketThe Thursday market
Rue in cityRue in city
 
quaysquays
Festival Place to kids all summerFestival Place to kids all summer
 
Hike between land and seaHike between land and sea
Traditional Festival around PortTraditional Festival around Port
 
Walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)Walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)
walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)
 
walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)

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Saturday 26 April
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Relais d'Alsace Saint-Brieuc  
8.2
Saint-Brieuc
Located in Saint-Brieuc, a coastal town on the edge of the English Channel, the hotel-restaurant Le Duguesclin immerses you in Breton culture. The dining renders a warm and cozy atmosphere:...
Located 11.1 km from Binic30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantManoir le Quatre Saisons  
9.2
Saint-Brieuc
Lovers of old stones and good food, you've come to the right place. Near the bay and the port of Saint Brieuc, this beautiful mansion offers a unique setting for exploring gourmet cuisine...
Located 12.2 km from Binic41 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Saint-Brieuc - Langueux  
8.5
Langueux
My successive names were Languethenoc Languieux and my specialty is home to the onion and I Restaurant of the Hotel Campanile, I'm, I'm ... Langueux! Discover or rediscover a concept...
Located 13.9 km from Binic23 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsMaison d'hotes la garenne    
9.6
  SPECIAL OFFER
Étables-sur-Mer
1 and 4 cottage rooms and breakfast (B France and welcome the firm) to 2 km from the sea between Binic and Stables on Wednesday, seaside resort of Sudgoelo.
Located 2.2 km from BinicFrom 44 € to 46 € the double room 
Chalet with 2 bedroomsLes Cabanes du Jardin de pierre  
Pléhédel
Our tree-houses nestled 7 meters above the ground, in the heart of Douglas fir and an ancient beech, welcome you to a bracket suspended time!. Built in the purest respect of the surrounding...
Located 15.3 km from Binic123 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsBlanchard    
9.7
Planguenoual
Huguette offers its guest rooms, one with its private bathroom, breakfast included, Possibility of adding an extra bed for young children. All in good humor. Access has a veranda with...
Located 19.3 km from BinicFrom 50 € to 52 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 2 personsArdoise
Binic
Furnished for 2 people in the port of Binic (150 m from the beach) - 34 sqm (one room) for. many amenities.
Located in BinicFrom 270 € to 330 € per week 
Ground floor for 2 personsGite bord de mer chez l'habitant  
9
  SPECIAL OFFER
Binic
Binic: the mole of the Cotes d'Armor... Beach 30 m... Nice beachfront cottage in garden * beach below, (direct staircase) children's play area, walk) port 100 m / footpath along the...
Located in BinicFrom 280 € to 380 € per week 
House for 6 personsMaison de vacances à deux pas des plages
Binic
2007 house, solid construction, isolated, road access, private use garden, terrace, garage and basement house. Shops and supermarkets in the city outside center. Downtown and entertainment...
Located in BinicFrom 600 € to 620 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
84 places over 1,5 haLe Neptune Lanloup ****    
9.8
Lanloup
Close to paimpol and the ile de bréhat, this is an excellent campsite for relaxing and spending family holidays just 2 km from the beaches. Indoors heated swimming pool, water chromotherapy...
Located 16 km from BinicFrom 15 € to 24 € per day 
370 places over 5,6 haCamping de la Plage de Saint-Pabu    
9.6
Erquy
If you want to have camping holiday in Brittany, we will be happy to greet you on this beautiful Coast Penthièvre which follows the Emerald Coast. Next lose to a big beach with choice...
Located 24 km from BinicFrom 16.70 € to 21.20 € per day 
160 places over 3 haSites & Paysages Bellevue    
9.8
Erquy
In the resort of Erquy close to the cliffs of Cap Frehel and the sands of Sables d'or... Enjoy the pleasures of the seaside : fishing, swimming, diving, sailing, golf, tennis... A site...
Located 25 km from BinicFrom 17.50 € to 24 € per day 

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HOTELS

BEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc - Hotel in BinicBEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc     
8.9
Binic
Set in the seaside resort of Binic, Best Western Le Benhuyc is located opposite the harbour and is just 280 metres from the beach. Satellite TV and free Wi-Fi access are provided in...
Located in BinicRoom from 68 €
Brit Hotel Le Galion - Hotel in BinicBrit Hotel Le Galion     
8.9
Binic
Brit Hotel le Galion is located a 20-minute drive from Saint-Brieuc and just 800 metres from the port in Binic. It offers a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi access is provided in all...
Located in BinicRoom from 53 €
Hotel Club Vacanciel Binic - Hotel in BinicHotel Club Vacanciel Binic     
8.5
Binic
The hotel Club Vacanciel Binic is located directly opposite the beach with a panoramic sea view. It is very close to the city centre and the port. The guest-rooms are all equipped with...
Located in BinicRoom from 66 €

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BEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc
Set in the seaside resort of Binic, Best Western Le Benhuyc is located opposite the harbour and is just 280 metres from the beach. Satellite TV and free...
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BEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc
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