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For carbon-conscious Brits, wary of spending too much on travel in the current economic climate, holidaying close to home has rarely seemed more appealing. Easy to get to from the UK, Brittany has ferry ports at Roscoff in the west, St-Malo in the east, and Normandy's ports close by as well. The Hotel Guru's picks of the best places to stay in Brittany offer something for everyone from chic B&Bs to seaside hotels to historic manoirs.
With its long coastline of sweeping beaches, rocky headlands, estuaries and inlets, Brittany has much in common with Cornwall, and the Breton people, like the Cornish, can trace their ancestry back to the Celts.
In the North, glorious sandy beaches dot the Côte d'Emeraude and the Côte de Granit Rose, interrupted by bustling seaside resorts, fishing villages and oysterbeds.
Inland, the region also has much to offer, from the hilly, forested Parc Naturel Régional d'Armorique to the more serene wooded valleys of the south.
Families in search of bucket-and-spade country have also long favoured the fine, slowly-shelving beaches along the Golfe de Morbihan and the Côte d'Amour on the gentler southern shore, and the majority of our picks of the best places to stay in Brittany can be found here.
Windswept but picturesque fishing communities nestle in the wild, dramatic landscape of Finistère in the west, where you can sample some of the best of Brittany's famous seafood and some of the best places to stay in Brittany.
For some the epitome of a visit to France is a sojourn in a chateau. Some of the best places to stay in Brittany will certainly tick that box!
Browse our selection of the best places to stay in Brittany and start to plan your stay.
Fab location in the heart of Nantes, just a few steps from the cathedral & the station. Inside the hotel is chic and sleek, decorated in crisp simple colours and dark rich oak. Rooms have a great view of the Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne or the garden. Stylish & convenient base for a city break.
A charming Art Deco hotel situated between Vannes and Auray. Smart rooms and suites have all the mod cons and private balconies with views onto lovely gardens. Excellent restaurant serves regional cuisine. Excellent value rooms and well placed for exploring the region.
Le Conquet, Brittany
Well renovated 16th century merchants house cum B&B. Perfect for a stopover in Finistere - walks on the coast, delicious tea room, and comfy rooms. Interiors full of neutral tones, sandstone walls, and oak shutters. A great choice for a family.
A chic seaside hotel. Modern rooms feature white washed walls, exposed bricks, and wooden floors. Indoor pool, sauna and hammam, gardens and terrace. Fabulous locally-sourced cuisine. An art gallery within the hotel. Contemporary, laid back, and great value.
An attractive townhouse hotel in the centre of Quimper with cosy bedrooms. Charming sitting room with a fireplace and soft furnishings, breakfast terrace, and within walking distance of all the main attractions.
A laid back B&B on Brittany's coast. Rooms and cottages are modern and welcoming with beams, wooden floors and white washed walls. Outdoor pool, gardens and library. A relaxed atmosphere and coastal walks just minutes away. A spot for families and groups to enjoy.
A charming riverside hotel with a thatched roof. Simple bedrooms in the eaves of the house have comfy bed and lots of natural light. A great choice for exploring the town.
A charming renovated farmhouse. Cosy rooms feature wooden furniture and rustic fabrics. Gardens, terrace and bar. A short drive from the beaches of northern France. Perfect for an understated country escape with plenty of coastal activities.
A gourmet restaurant with rooms perched on Dinard's promenade. Fabulous sea views from the restaurant's verandahs and private balconies. Charming rooms and two apartments with mahogany furniture, wallpaper and huge comfy beds. A hotel with character and a relaxed vibe.
Seafront townhouse hotel in St Malo. Contemporary rooms with private sea facing balconies and all the modern gadgetry. A lovely lounge bar with a terrace for watching the sun go down.
Unusual, but fabulous. A lighthouse hotel with spectacular sea views, a gourmet restaurant and spa. Contemporary bedrooms with private sea facing balconies. A special hotel in a romantic setting.
Moulin Mer, Brittany
19th century manor house built by the local Mayor, now a charming B&B enjoying a beautiful windswept position on the Brittany coast. Lovely bedrooms, library and spa. With its own microclimate, palm trees, mimosa and olives grow. This is a magical place for walking, biking and good food
La Roche-Bernard, Brittany
A charming restaurant with rooms in a beautiful stone building with blue painted doors. Excellent cuisine served in relaxed surrounds with a remarkable wine list. The sunny dining room looks out to the kitchen garden, as do the stylishly decorated bedrooms. Ideal for a weekend getaway.
Gorgeous farmhouse B&B with beautiful gardens. Elegant contemporary bedrooms with parquet floors, white washed walls, bathrooms with huge bath tubs, and private terraces onto the gardens. A romantic spot for couples.
This 18th Century town house has the elegance and charm of the past and all the modern comforts of today. The restaurant prides itself on classic french bread and rooms are stylishly decorated. With lots of restaurants nearby, it is a great base for a short stay in this charming provincial town.
A fantastic hotel set within its own small village. Contemporary rooms have seaside colouring and great bathrooms. Outdoor pool, gardens and a spa for relaxing. Superb French cuisine, a short walk to the beaches, and peaceful surroundings. Ideal for families and avid seamen.
Sauzon Belle-Ile En Mer, Brittany
A contemporary family friendly beach holiday hotel on Belle Ile. Simple but stylish rooms with private balconies and lovely views out to sea. Swimming pool, two restaurants and a beach nearby. All the ingredients for a relaxing beach holiday.
La Trinité-sur-Mer, Brittany
This hotel puts the chic in seaside hotel. Its diversity of room type, from bedroom to suite to villa, makes it ideal for families, couples, and groups of friends. All rooms in neutral tones and stylish furnishings. Lovely garden, small swimming pool, and tennis court too.
Ultra-chic boutique B&B in the city centre. A 15th century beamed house with 5 seamless bedrooms - painted white beams, wooden floorboards, and lots of natural light. Granite bathrooms, some with huge stand alone bath tubs. Cosy and romantic in a great location.
Spectacularly renovated B&B manor house with magnificent gardens. Four bedrooms romantically decorated - sandstone walls, elegant beds, soft lighting and beautiful fabrics. Rose filled gardens boast box hedges and animal sculptures. Delicious dinners and terraces. Laid back and romantic.
A beautiful manor house hotel in 15 acres of glorious parkland. Homely interiors have wooden floorboards, beams, brightly painted walls, and fireplaces. A change of menu every night, local produce, and great wine list. Great for families and those looking for an authentic stay in the countryside.
A pretty seaside hotel. Large rooms feature white walls, modern furnishings and views across the sea. Excellent seafood dishes and chic bar area. Minutes from the beach, a relaxing, great value and charming stay.
A rustic-chic B&B for adults only. Just 3 very well decorated rooms in whites and neutral tones, parquet floors, and lots of natural light. Cosy sitting room, delightful breakfast room, swimming pool, and green fields around. A romantic escape at great value for money.
A beautiful 17th century chateau renovation with stunning bay views over the North Breton coast. Glamourous interiors combine traditional architecture with boutique furnishings. A range of rooms (doubles, triples, quadruples, and a suite) are perfect for families or groups. Luxurious and good value.
Wonderful Four Star spa hotel. Magnificent sea views from its cliff top perch, elegantly designed rooms, delicious food, and gardens that meander to the beach below. Spa pampering, beach life, or a week in the sun.
A very comfortable family-run B&B on the coast with a great swimming pool, spa facilities and terrace. Ideal for families or those on a budget who want to explore the surrounding islands and coastline of Brittany.
Perros Guirec, Brittany
A contemporary chic seaside hotel on the coastline facing an archipelago of Seven Islands. Panoramic views from a fabulous seafood restaurant, comfortable modern rooms with private balconies and all the mod cons, and plenty of coastline activities. Perfect for sea and nature lovers.
A gorgeous boutique hotel in a charming village. Sumptuous interiors include chic rooms, suites, and apartments with all the mod cons and enormous bathrooms. A lovely Japanese style garden, inventive cuisine, and an Asian spa. An all round hotel; romantic, gourmet, family friendly.
A charming seaside hotel in Carantec. Simple cosy rooms, most with views of the sea. Pretty gardens, terrace, and great French food in the restaurant. Family friendly, beachy, and excellent value with plenty of activities nearby.
An elegant hotel with the feel of a country manor yet in the centre of St Malo. Graceful toile de jouy dressed bedrooms and family suites. Beautiful garden, neighbouring beaches, spas, restaurants, and watersports. A great choice for families and those on a budget.
A seafront hotel in a prime location. Contemporary chic rooms in jewel colours with private balconies and all the mod cons. Revered French restaurant with lots of seafood and panoramic views. Walks on the beach, lots of sea breeze, and sights to explore. Family friendly too.
An excellent characterful three-star hotel in a glorious position. Beautiful stone farmhouse with simple airy bedrooms, private terraces, Persian rugs, bright colours and antiques. A lofty beamed breakfast room serves delicious French cuisine. Ideally situated for access to the Emerald Coast.
A modern hotel on the coast. Contemporary rooms are finished with seaside furnishings and wooden floors. Outstanding seafood cuisine, elegant bar and library area, large gardens. Full of light, fireplaces and coastal breezes. The ultimate choice for a seaside family holiday.
A charming traditional stone house on the seafront with stunning views out to the island of Batz. Sophisticated, contemporary rooms, and family rooms, have all the mod cons including DVD players, elegant furnishings, and huge beds. Walking distance to the beach and to restaurants.
A charming little hotel in Saint-Malo within easy reach of lovely beaches. Contemporary chic rooms in muted tones with parquet floors, luxury bedding, and all the mod cons. A really pleasant spot for a weekend break near the beach.
A stylish guest house just outside Nantes offering spacious accommodation with indoor and outdoor swimming pools and pretty garden. Bedrooms are sleek, bright and airy with contemporary styling and smart bathrooms. Table d'hote dinners on request. Ideal for discovering the area or a spot of R&R.
La Gacilly, Brittany
An eco oasis and spa hotel. Fantastic organic food, stunning views over the wild meadows, and revitalising treatments. A back to nature experience to soothe the soul - with architecture to match.
Le Croisic, Brittany
A pretty hotel on the seafront. Unique rooms feature charming prints, vintage furniture and sea views. A kitchen garden and outdoor swimming pool. Excellent fresh seafood cuisine and an intimate bar lounge. Secluded, stunning and romantic.
A fairytale chateau in beautiful parklands. Enormous suites decorated with artful taste - parquet floors, ornamental beds, striking fabrics. Fantastic views over the gardens to be enjoyed over breakfast. A B&B for romantics who love the outdoors.
Pretty, individually designed bedrooms are located in a picturesque 15th Century castle and outbuildings. Surrounded by magnificent grounds and an impressive 18-hole golf course, the hotel spa offers an opportunity to unwind before indulging in the hotel's gourmet michelin starred restaurant.
Well-preserved and handsome 19th-century château, turned B&B, set amid a glorious park land. A get-away-from-it-all in glorious surroundings. Characterful interiors and literature themed bedrooms full of antiques, pictures and objects d'art. Delicious breakfasts, swimming pool and tennis court.
A luxurious country house hotel with manicured gardens and rolling lawns. Eight spacious, elegant bedrooms and a comfortable drawing room for breakfast and afternoon tea. There are sandy beaches nearby and a few reputable sea-food restaurants within 5km. See Brittany from a luxury base.
Gorgeous spa hotel themed to transport you to the shores of East coast India. Ayurvedic cookery lessons, Ayurvedic spa treatments, and 'ohm shanti ohm' style rooms take you to Ceylon, Pondicherry or even Canton. Ideal for spa breaks and local exploring.
A chic countryside hotel with beautiful boutique furnishings. Unique rooms feature warm interiors, stone walls and exposed beams. Outdoor pool, spa treatments and a pretty hazelnut tree filled garden. Lovely Breton cuisine. A romantic, cosy and intimate for local exploring.
A lovely castle with beautiful architecture that dates back to 1715 built by a ship manager of the East India Company. High ceilings, four poster beds, period furniture and intricate chandeliers add to the old world charm. A fine dining restaurant with wonderful views of the lush gardens.
Port of Gravette, Brittany
Four Star gastronomic hotel on the Brittany coast near Pornic. Michele and Philippe Vetele are passionate about their cuisine and deliver outstanding menus complemented with the best wines. Breezy, light bedrooms overlook the Atlantic. A perfect retreat for a weekend break.
Lovingly restored manor house turned hotel perched on a wooded headland in Brittany overlooking the Pink Granite coast. Elegant Bedrooms are individually designed with pastel hues and many have glorious sea views. Gourmet fine dining specialising in sea food and particularly lobster.
Modern, elegant design accompanied by stunning views of the bay of Douarnenez. Each room has an individual style, using neutral hues for a soothing ambience. Natural materials including granite, wood and steel can be seen throughout. Award winning restaurant. Foodie heaven in Western Brittany.
A quiet hotel in a 17th century chateau. Beautiful rooms are elegant with decadent fabrics and furnishings. Marble fireplaces, antiques and gilded mirrors throughout the interiors. Stunning gardens and a cosy library to unwind in. An romantic choice to explore the region from.
A beautiful seaside hotel in a fabulous location. Light and airy rooms in neutral tones overlooking the turquoise waters of the Baie de Locquirec. Fantastic spa facilities, brasserie and restaurant, and sea facing terraces. Ideal for spa breaks and revitalising with the sea air.
Saint Joachim, Brittany
Located on the island of Fedrun in the beautiful National Park of Briere. Some rooms are on stilts above the water & suites feature vast granite baths. The feel is definitely contemporary with traditional touches. Michelin chef, Eric Guerin, serves fabulous food on the veranda.
Quirky Breton hotel set on the jagged cliffs and blue waters of the Vilaine estuary. Fabulous gourmet restaurant and terrace looking out to sea. An award-winning spa to indulge in and even a private art gallery for your perusal. A sophisticated spot.
A glorious hotel on the Breton coast with stunning ocean views, a fabulous seafood restaurant, and therapeutic spa. A choice of bedrooms, suites, or an apartment (sleeps 4), all with lots of space and elegant furnishings. Lots of exploring, romantic, gourmet, and family friendly.
Le Palais, Brittany
A beautiful B&B manor house not far from the coast on an island. Sophisticated rooms are enormous with minimalist creamy furnishings and all the mod cons. Large communal balconies with stunning valley views, indoor pool and massages, and excellent hearty breakfasts. Romantic and luxurious.
Refined seaside château set in a large wooded park. Polished parquet floors, antique furniture and elegant wall hangings. Bedrooms with wooden beams, white washed walls, pretty throws. Walled gardens that trap the sun, a private pontoon to sail or fish, and a gastronomic restaurant.
A traditional family seaside hotel with a welcoming ambiance. Spectacular bay views from light and airy rooms. A conservatory restaurant serves up seaside delights. The beach front position and the surrounding activities makes this a great choice for families.
An old aristocratic British owned holiday home renovated in the style of its original Art Deco design. Bold wall paper, freestanding baths in the bedrooms and portal windows with exceptional sea views. A lap pool sits precariously on a terrace. A cunning design aspect. A destination on to its own.
A beautiful aristocratic manor house just 5km from the beach. Stunning interiors are filled with antiques, treasures from around the world, and roaring open hearths. Breakfast salon, sitting rooms, lavish rooms, and one apartment, a swimming pool, and lovely gardens. Very romantic, family friendly.