• Nearest Beach: La Pointe St Gilles Bénodet 0.05km

  • Nearest River: Odet 1km

  • Nearest Town: Bénodet 1km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Concarneau: 17km
    • Quimper: 17km
    • Locronan: 33km
    • Pont Aven: 33km
    • Douarnenez: 37km
    • Lorient: 68km

Sightseeing

Concarneau is just 17km away, a lovely walled town which is also famous for being one of France's largest fishing ports. Quimper can be reached by a short boat trip up the Odet river, and is home to a 13th century cathedral. Or just a stroll along the coast is the bustling town of Bénodet, perfect for eating out at its excellent seafood restaurants, as well as offering plenty of cafés, crêperies and sandy beaches.

Days Out

Swimming pool

Aquarive

Just 15 minutes away are the slides and chutes of Aquarive. This parc has great facilities for those with physical disabilities. The longest chute in Brittany is found at ‘Les Balneides’, which also has an indoor heated swimming pool. 

Pont Aven

Pont-Aven

Pont-Aven, under 35 km away, is the place to be inspired! Many famous artists have spent time here and to see it through their eyes take the ‘Painter route’ tour.

 

Benodet beach

Bénodet

Bénodet is just a short stroll along the coast and welcomes you to visit its promenade cafés, crêperies and restaurants, as well as sandy beaches. Taste the local delicious jam and chutney and see how it’s made at L’Atelier des saveurs, ride the seaside train, discover the biscuit factory or take a look around the seaside museum.

Gardens de Rospico

Jardins de Rospico

To get a taste of home then visit the English inspired gardens – ‘Jardins de Rospico’. Four hectares are covered in 2000 plant varieties, some of which are for sale, including many palms and hydrangeas.

Quimper cathedral

Quimper

A short boat trip along the Odet River and you will sail into Quimper. Here you can find a 13th century cathedral, the museum ‘Beaux-Arts’, shops, markets and more. The best places to eat here are in the centre around the covered market or towards the railway station.

Off Parc Activities

From the parc there is a lovely coastal walk to Bénodet and if you are enjoying a relaxed, peaceful atmosphere then take some time by the water’s edge to do a spot of fishing. But if you are looking for more action then facilities for windsurfing, horse riding and scuba diving are all close to the parc, as is a golf driving range.

The following activities are available off parc:

Activities Information

Golf

3 km from site

Driving Range

5 km from site

Crazy Golf

0.8 km from site

Fishing

0.5 km from site

Horse Riding

8 km from site

Boat trips

4 km from site
Sports Information

Scuba Diving

7 km from site

Windsurfing

10 km from site

Canoeing

0.5 km from site

Snorkelling

0.05 km from site

Kayaking

10 km from site