Where to stay around Golfe du Morbihan?

Où dormir dans le golfe du Morbihan ?

Planning to discover the Golfe du Morbihan? Check out our guide to the best places to stay around the Golfe du Morbihan!

Located in Brittany, in the department of the same name, the Golfe du Morbihan is a small inland sea covering some one hundred square kilometers. It is dotted with magnificent islands and islets, giving this sea breathtaking scenery. The Golfe du Morbihan lies at the heart of the Golfe du Morbihan Regional Nature Park, and is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in France and Brittany. This little sea has plenty to offer: discover the flora and fauna, the small islands that populate the gulf, nautical activities, cultural events and even discover the local heritage, including the Château de Suscinio, the old town of Vannes or the old port of Saint-Goustan!

Choosing the right accommodation around the Golfe du Morbihan is essential to making the most of your stay in this top destination in Brittany! So where to stay around the Golfe du Morbihan? To help you plan your trip, we’ve put together a selection of the best towns to stay in around the Golfe du Morbihan.

Vannes, a magnificent medieval town

Prefecture of Morbihan and medieval city, Vannes is a town that has retained its picturesque character and charm! Designated a « Ville d’Art et d’Histoire » (City of Art and History), Vannes is home to the former parliament of Brittany, dating from the 17th century, as well as mansions from the same period, timber-framed houses and the superb Saint-Pierre cathedral. If you want to explore the Morbihan region and discover the Gulf of Morbihan, there’s no better place to stay than the beautiful town of Vannes!

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Séné, a charming and picturesque town

Situated at the end of the Gulf, between sea and land, the small town of Séné lies to the east of the beautiful historic city of Vannes. It’s the perfect place to stay around the Golfe du Morbihan. From Séné, you can easily visit Vannes. But above all, you’ll be perfectly situated to discover the Gulf of Morbihan and its wonders. Within the commune, you can visit the magnificent Réserve Naturelle des Marais de Séné, as well as the beautiful islands of Boëd, Boëdic, Mancel and Béchit!

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Île-aux-Moines

It’s probably one of the most beautiful places to stay around the Golfe du Morbihan. Right in the heart of this small sea, l’île-aux-Moines is a superb tourist attraction in its own right, an ideal place to relax, unwind and discover a thriving natural environment. From the island, it’s also easy to set off to discover its wonderful sister islands, such as Île-d’Arz!

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Arzon & Locmariaquer

At the mouth of the Golfe, these two beautiful towns each overlook the Petite Mer and the Baie du Quiberon. Each offers wonderful little beaches to relax on, as well as a good base for exploring the Gulf. In Arzon, as in Locmariaquer, you can go to the tip of the two peninsulas to admire the bay: Pointe De Bilgroix for the former and Pointe de Kerpenhir for the latter. Each of these towns has its own historical and cultural heritage to discover. So be sure to visit both, wherever you’ve chosen your accommodation around the Golfe du Morbihan.

Now you know where to stay around the Golfe du Morbihan to make the most of your stay in this little sea of Brittany, the alliance of land and sea in one of the most beautiful places in France!

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