by Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Shortlist

Brittany

Wonderful beaches everywhere, beautiful rugged coastline and ancient walled citadels can all be found in Brittany; if this lovely region of France appeals, take a look at our extensive selection of gites in Brittany, where you’re sure to find your ideal holiday accommodation.

Close in both distance and culture, Brittany has much in common with Britain, making this a favourite destination for British holidaymakers. Located in the north-west of the country, the region boasts a myriad of great beaches, tranquil towns and an abundance of historic buildings, making it the perfect location for a self-catering break across the channel.

With a rich Celtic heritage, Brittany enjoys an atmosphere and has a language all of its own, setting it apart from the rest of France. Even its very name is derived from the ''Britons'' whom came here from Britain to escape invaders in Anglo Saxon times.

The region of Brittany is home to a string of family friendly resorts which stretch along its renowned coastline, from Carnac and Rostoff, to the sophisticated Dinard, which would not be out of place among the resorts in the South of France.

The Brittany region is blessed with an array of historic towns, making it a veritable paradise for history lovers. The town of St Malo, surrounded by ancient stone walls, is one of the most visited towns in Brittany. With narrow cobbled streets lined by unique shops, bars and cafes selling all manner of traditional French produce, it is easy to see why St Malo is so popular with tourists. The ramparts which surround the town are perfect for a steady stroll, taking in magnificent views of the surrounding area.

One ‘must-visit’ when in Brittany is Mont St Michel, near to the border with Normandy. Sitting just off the coast, Mont St Michel is a medieval abbey and town located on a small rocky outcrop and is now designated as an official UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Travelling even further back in time, the prehistoric stone monuments at Carnac make up one of the most famous megalithic sites in France. Not far from Carnac, just off the south coast of Brittany, the island of Belle-Ille is the perfect place to truly unwind as no cars are permitted here. This means the island''s beaches are tranquillity personified.

For a taste of France with a distinct sprinkling of British culture, the region of Brittany is an ideal destination. To experience the unique atmosphere for yourself, take a look at our selection of Brittany holiday cottages today.
default
472 cottages are available
  • Perros Guirec
    Perros Guirec×

    Perros Guirec

    Perros Guirec

    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC624
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    The town of Perros Guirec is located on the Pink Granite Coast, and these semi-detached traditionally built houses...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Plouha
    Plouha×

    Plouha

    Plouha

    3
    2
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC064
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Open Fire

    Surrounded by wooded grounds and set within its own lawned garden full of flowers, this former fisherman’s...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Villamée, near Fougères, Ille-et-Vilaine
    Villamée, near Fougères, Ille-et-Vilaine×

    Le Champ Marie

    Villamée, near Fougères, Ille-et-Vilaine

    3
    1
    1
    0
    Ref: F35155
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Open Fire

    This stone-built, detached holiday cottage has been lovingly renovated by its owners and offers views over the...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Ploëzal
    Ploëzal×

    Ploëzal

    Ploëzal

    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC097
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    This lovely semi-detached house is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the heart of the beautiful Breton countryside,...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Douarnenez, Finistère
    Douarnenez, Finistère×

    Tristan

    Douarnenez, Finistère

    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: F29429
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    At the edge of the seaside resort of Douarnenez, on the road to Poullan-sur-Mer, is a pretty restored semi-detached...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Quemperven
    Quemperven×

    Quemperven

    Quemperven

    3
    1
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC291
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    This charming, cosy, single-storey country house has been converted into a holiday cottage. It is simply decorated...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Louargat
    Louargat×

    Louargat

    Louargat

    3
    0
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC546
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    In the Argoat territory, in the heart of a quiet hamlet, this charming and warm little semi-detached holiday house is...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Plougasnou
    Plougasnou×

    Plougasnou

    Plougasnou

    3
    2
    1
    1
    Ref: FBF114
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    This pretty wooden chalet is ideal for holidays by the sea. You can easily access the beach from the grounds. The town...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Trémel, nr. Morlaix
    Trémel, nr. Morlaix×

    Trémel, nr. Morlaix

    Trémel, nr. Morlaix

    4
    2
    1
    0
    Ref: W13199
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    This traditional stone holiday cottage is in a picturesque and peaceful setting, with plenty of space for children to...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Fouesnant, Finistère
    Fouesnant, Finistère×

    Fouesnant 1

    Fouesnant, Finistère

    4
    1
    1
    0
    Ref: FBF576
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio

    A short stroll from the sheltered, sandy beach and clear waters of Cap Coz, these two practical first-floor apartments...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Perros-Guirec
    Perros-Guirec×

    Perros-Guirec

    Perros-Guirec

    4
    2
    1
    1
    Ref: FBC531
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Sea View

    Set at the heart of the Pink Granite Coast, this holiday house has a simple design, but offers an exceptional view...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free
  • Garlan
    Garlan×

    Garlan

    Garlan

    4
    2
    1
    1
    Ref: FBF058
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Open Fire

    This cosy terraced holiday house is situated in a rural location in the village of Garlan and is ideal for exploring...

    Prices from
    0
    Pets included
    Pets go free

Looking for something with a little more?

Cotages with Hot tubs Cottages part of our Luxury collection Something with a swimming pool A place near the Coast

Subscribe to our latest deals & offers

×