Pénestin

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Pénestin
TownPénestin
Insee code56155
Postcode56760
Latitude47.4821230
Longitude-2.4758810
AltitudeFrom 0 to 38 meters
Surface21.69 km²
Population1897 inhabitants
Density87 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelBilliers at 5.4 km
Chief townVannes (at 47 km, 44 min)Camoël at 5.9 km
DepartmentMorbihanMuzillac at 8 km
RegionBrittanySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Pénestin is most common in southern Britain and has 25 km of coastline! Authentic and natural, it is situated on the mouth of the Vilaine, between the Gulf of Morbihan and the Parc Naturel Régional de Brière (Peninsula Guérande).


SIGHTSEEING

  • Numerous hiking trails (hiking and organized)
  • A cliff, geological site classified, unique in Europe - paragliding (single site in Morbihan)
  • A small fishing port, with its lighthouse tréhiguier rehabilitated in "House of the mussel"
  • Guided tours of the Port (Tourist Office)
Detailed information
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Pénestin
Leisure centresBeach Maresclé,   Beach Poudrantais,   Beach of Goulumer,   Beach of L'Anse Camaret,   Beach of La Mine d'Or,   Beach of Loscolo,   Beach of the Bile,   Beach of the Branzais,   Beach of the Logo,   Beach of the Loguy,   Beach of the Men-Armor,   Beach of the Palandrin
Natural sitesHeadland of Cofrenau,   Headland of Loscolo,   Headland of the Bile,   Headland of the Halguen,   Island of Belair

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The Tourist Office organizes 3 times per year of semi nocturnal excursions along the coast
  • Many varied entertainment for the whole family during the summer
  • Festival Place to Momes: free shows, rich and varied during the holidays of All Saints, Easter and summer
  • And many more concerts, attic or nature outings

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sailboat trip in the seaSports sensationsFrom 35 € to 69 €Damgan (11.6 km)
Kitesurfing lessons on Brittany’s beachesSports sensationsFrom 60 € to 500 €Sarzeau (17.8 km)
Naturalists’ boat trip in BrièreNature and the outdoorsFrom 10 € to 30 €Saint-Malo-de-Guersac (26 km)

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PHOTOS

Pénestin, beach BilePénestin, beach Bile
 
Pénestin the CastillyPénestin the Castilly
Pénestin, the tip of HalguenPénestin, the tip of Halguen
 
His famous cliffHis famous cliff

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WEATHER

Thursday 31 July
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Min. 17°C - Max. 20°C
Friday 1 August
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Min. 17°C - Max. 19°C
Saturday 2 August
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Min. 17°C - Max. 19°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantChez Grand-Mère  
9.2
Piriac-sur-Mer
It is in the small village of Piriac-sur-Mer Chez Grand-Mère the restaurant opens its doors. In a typical Breton antiques decorated so you can sample authentic cuisine based on local...
Located 12.5 km from Pénestin27 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Rives de Vilaine  
9.2
Marzan
Find the traditions of our French cuisine, rustic and family... A team of 8 people under Chef native Burgundy, Brittany for over 15 years with more than 30 years of experience trying...
Located 13.2 km from PénestinFrom 5 € to 30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Terminus  
8
La Turballe
Le Terminus the restaurant, overlooking the port of fishing Turballe, offers a gastronomic break in a contemporary setting with warm colors. Lovers of seafood will love the fresh cuisine...
Located 15.1 km from Pénestin30 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsAsphodèle    
9.9
Ambon
Located at 150 meters from the ocean, our 'Néo-Bretonne House', that we have renovated and expanded, is very comfortable and pleasant. The outdoor entrance, welcome guests in a haven...
Located 6.3 km from PénestinFrom 57 € to 69 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsAu bout du chemin    
8.5
Ambon
The quiet countryside close to the sea. Nichée in a green 16000m², this renovated farmhouse by us meet your needs expatriation and well être. Trois rooms classified 3 ears welcome you:...
Located 10.3 km from PénestinFrom 54 € to 60 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLE faon    
9.6
Herbignac
It is with pleasure that we will welcome you in our 3 guest rooms, one with a mezzanine for children, each with a private bathroom with WC, private and closed parking, quiet in the...
Located 10.8 km from Pénestin50 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsMaison familiale de 130 m² à Pénestin  
9.6
Pénestin
Our family house of 130 m² is located 800 m from the 'Plage de la Mine d'Or ' and 500 m from the village of Pénestin in a small street quiet and private. A traditional house which can...
Located in PénestinFrom 600 € to 1000 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsRésidence Les Iles
Pénestin
The Cottage Gavrinis (4/6) of the Residence Les Iles Pénestin is located 60 meters from the Atlantic Ocean, in a green setting. Duplex with private garden and it offers comfort along...
Located in PénestinFrom 350 € to 994 € per week 
House for 4 personsHouse for 4 persons
Damgan
Our single storey house is located 300 meters from the beach in a very quiet hamlet This holiday is designed for 4 people the place is well suited enfantsla small beach is sheltered...
Located 7.1 km from PénestinFrom 240 € to 660 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
190 places over 4 haCamping la Plage des Granges    
9.4
Billiers
Family campsite set in the 60s. Peace and quiet are the key words! Fishing, walks along coastal paths landscaped... All the pleasures of the sea within 300 m of the campsite.
Located 3.9 km from PénestinFrom 11.70 € to 13.90 € per day 
180 places over 3,8 haCamping Le Moulin de l'Eclis     NEW
Assérac
Peaceful campsite. An exceptional location in Loire-Atlantique. Direct access to the lieguarded beach of Pont-Mahé. Semi-covered heated aquatic park with balneo-therapy, massage benches,...
Located 4.5 km from PénestinFrom 16.10 € to 31 € per day 
48 places over 0,6 haLe Beaupré    
9.2
Mesquer
Le Beaupré offers rental locations, and furnished mobile home in Brittany... You can enjoy the activities on site and / or discover trails, visit the Chantiers de l'Atlantique, salt...
Located 8.3 km from PénestinFrom 12 € to 16 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel L'Ancre d'or - Hotel in PénestinHotel L'Ancre d'or     
9.2
Pénestin
Located 100 metres from the beach La Mine d’Or, Hotel L’Ancre d’Or features an ice cream parlour and a tea room. The rooms offer an LCD TV and a view of the sea. The heated rooms also...
Located in PénestinRoom from 75 €
Domaine de Rochevilaine - Hotel in PénestinDomaine de Rochevilaine     
8.8
Billiers
Located in Billiers, right on the sea, Domaine de Rochevilaine features 2 swimming pools and a spa centre with sauna, hammam, hot tub and fitness room. With a 24-hour reception, it...
Located 4.2 km from PénestinRoom from 286 €
Hôtel du Littoral - Hotel in PénestinHôtel du Littoral  
Camoël
Located in the countryside of Brittany, this hotel is set on the banks of La Vilaine River. It features a garden with a furnished terrace, and free Wi-Fi access is provided in the public...
Located 6 km from PénestinRoom from 44 €

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Hotel Le Churchill
Just in front of the sea, Le Churchill is nestled right by Carnac beach. It offers comfortable and elegant accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free public parking....
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