10 unusual romantic weekends in Brittany

Are you a couple looking for an original getaway? Get ready for an unusual romantic weekend in Brittany!

Brittany is a diverse region, offering a multitude of outings for those who discover it. This variety means there are many ways to get away for a weekend. If you’re a couple, what better way to get away from it all than with a romantic weekend away? Throughout the Brittany region, you can enjoy a multitude of activities for an unusual break.

Generation Voyage has selected ten unusual romantic weekends in Brittany, with a variety of activities combined with accommodation. Get ready for adventure!

1. Concarneau getaway

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Why go there?

– Stay in magnificent surroundings

– Enjoy a hotel with thalasso access

– Pass your boating license

This offer lets you enjoy an unusual romantic weekend in Brittany. It has the originality of mixing a quiet side with a more lively one.

For peace and quiet, you’ll appreciate the superb hotel and its thalasso center with swimming pool, sauna, hammam and jacuzzi. You’ll feel so good you could spend the whole day there!

Our favorite activity: getting your boating license

On the livelier side, and perhaps very useful for your future, you can even take the coastal boating licence!

Of course, you have to be serious and start with e-learning from home, but it’s possible that this unusual holiday will end with a sailing licence in your pocket!

2. Wine and Mont Saint-Michel

Visiter La Manche : Mont Saint-Michel

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Why go there?

– Stay in a charming hotel

– Taste fine wine

– (Re)discover Mont Saint Michel

Ah, Mont-Saint-Michel! Is it in Normandy or Brittany? Administratively, the answer is clear: it’s in Normandy. But what does history say? The fact remains that it’s a must-see for any unusual stay in Brittany (or from Brittany…).

This offer lets you visit the famous abbey, or rediscover it if you were there as a child.

Favourite accommodation: a night in a hotel with spa

The visit is accompanied by an overnight stay in a beautiful nearby hotel where you can enjoy a spa with swimming pool. This unusual weekend wouldn’t be complete without a tasting of the region’s wines!

3. Gourmandise in Quiberon

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Why go there?

– Private access to the hotel’s relaxation area

– Treat yourself to an oyster tasting session

– Get some fresh air on a catamaran

This unusual holiday in Brittany opens the doors to the Quiberon peninsula. You’ll be able to appreciate it from land as well as from sea!

First of all, it’s a beautiful hotel that welcomes you in the town of Auray, close to the peninsula. The program for this unusual weekend in Brittany includes private access to the relaxation area, oyster tasting and a half-board stay with dinner included.

Our favorite activity: a catamaran trip

Then it’s off on a catamaran trip from Quiberon. From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., you’ll have the chance to take a breath of fresh air and spend 3 hours discovering the island of Houat, where the beach is reminiscent of the Caribbean in fine weather!

As the catamaran trip is long, you have the choice of spending just one night at the hotel, leaving early on the day of departure, or two nights for greater comfort and peace and quiet.

4. Thrills and chateau life at La Baule

Chateau à La Baule

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Why go there?

– Dream accommodation in a château

– An idyllic setting to forget everyday life

– ULM initiation in La Baule

If you’re looking for an unusual weekend in Brittany with a touch of luxury, then this is the offer for you. You’ll have the chance to stay in a real castle transformed into a hotel!

Located in Pornichet, the setting is exceptional and the hotel allows you to relax at the pool and enjoy an idyllic setting. From the hotel, a beautiful seafront promenade ends at La Baule.

Our favorite activity: an introduction to microlighting

After discovering the town and, if you’re a gambler, its casino, head for the airfield for an introduction to microlight flying! In addition to the thrills on offer, this is by far the best way to admire the region’s treasures.

In short, this is a truly unusual holiday, combining the comfort of a luxury hotel with the thrills of a microlight flight.

5. Relaxation in Perros-Guirec

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Why go there?

– Enjoy a quiet weekend

– Relax at the spa

– Stroll along the beach

Sometimes you just need an unusual romantic weekend in Brittany, without going overboard. With this offer, you can fly to Perros-Guirec and enjoy a top-quality spa hotel.

The program includes a romantic welcome with rose petals, macaroons and a half-bottle of champagne in the room. You’ll then enjoy access to the spa during your stay, where you’ll find a whirlpool bath, sauna and hammam.

Once out of the hotel, you can discover the charming little town of Perros-Guirec, where the sea turns turquoise in fine weather. The rocky promenade offers splendid views and an ideal place to breathe in the fresh sea air.

6. Creativity in Rennes

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Why go there?

– Quiet location

– Enjoy the spa

– Make your own natural soap

When you think of an unusual romantic weekend in Brittany, you think of its prefecture, Rennes. The city offers a wide range of activities to combine business with pleasure.

This offer lets you stay in a beautiful hotel near Rennes, in a breathtaking setting including a golf course.

You can of course take advantage of the hotel’s superb spa, including a waterfall jet and a hammam, as well as a half-bottle of champagne waiting to be uncorked in your room!

Favorite activity: making your own soap

For your unusual activity, head for Ercé-près-Liffré, north of Rennes, and a handmade soap workshop. Thanks to Anne, you’ll learn how to make your own natural soap and take home 500 grams for your bathroom!

7. Stroll in Dinan

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Why go there?

– Discover a beautiful medieval town

– Enjoy the spa

Unusual weekends don’t have to mean a lack of magical historic towns. This offer is a perfect example. Located in Dinan, the accommodation allows you to discover one of Brittany’s most beautiful towns.

A fortified town, Dinan takes us back to another era, with its cobbled streets and half-timbered houses. As for the hotel, it boasts an old stone building that has been completely renovated, as well as a top-notch spa.

8. In the air at Saint-Brieuc

Saint-Brieuc

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Why go there?

– Discover the town of Saint-Brieuc

– Relax at the spa

– Admire the coast from a helicopter

An unusual romantic weekend just the way we like it! With this offer, we mix absolute relaxation with thrills.

The first step is to settle into a hotel that is modern and distinctive in style, yet extremely comfortable. You’ll enjoy the spa, but also dinner, as the offer includes half-board.

We then set off to discover Saint-Brieuc, a Breton town less well known than its neighbor Saint-Malo, but well worth the detour.

Our favorite activity: a helicopter ride

Last but not least, a trip of this kind would not be complete without a helicopter ride! For 25 minutes, you can admire the bays of Saint-Brieuc and Saint-Malo from a unique, breathtaking vantage point.

9. A moment of respite in Bénodet

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Why go there?

– Discover the pretty town of Bénodet

– Relax at the hotel

– Enjoy the open sea on a sailboat

This unusual holiday in Brittany lets you discover one of the region’s chic seaside resorts. Bénodet is THE spot to visit in Finistère, a lively town where life is good.

To make the most of your stay, we offer accommodation close to the beach and the city center. The hotel features a spa, including a heated indoor pool.

Our favorite activity: a sailboat trip

As a sensational activity, this unusual weekend offers a sailboat trip between Bénodet and Quimper. A total immersion in the world of the sea, lulled by the sound of the boat drifting on the water.

10. Romantic interlude in Quimper

Quimper

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Why go there?

– Enjoy a romantic getaway at your hotel

– Relax on the beach in high season

– Learn to surf in Plouhinec

We end our selection by staying close to Quimper. This unusual weekend kicks off in Pont l’Abbé. As a romantic interlude, you’ll be greeted with rose petals in your room and a bottle of sparkling wine just for you!

Favorite activity: a surfing course at Plouhinec

Your romantic getaway continues in Plouhinec, where you can take surfing lessons. For 2 hours, whether you’re a beginner or not, you’ll have plenty of time to tackle the waves in one of the spots in Audierne Bay, where, in fine weather, the water is a turquoise color.

So which unusual romantic weekend in Brittany do you prefer? The choice is yours!