Hotel on the Pink Granite Coast, Côtes d’Armor

Perros Girec and the Pink Granite Coast

From your base at THE BEST WESTERN Hotel Les Bains Perros-Guirec you are ideally located to discover and explore the Pink Granite Coast and its treasures. For example, you can visit the Seven Islands or walk the Sentier des Douaniers(coastal path GR34) from the hotel to the beautiful village of Ploumanac’h. 

The fishing village of Ploumanac’h will enchant you with  its houses, its stone buildings, its natural harbour and its tidal mill. It is also an ideal spot from which to visit Traouïero Valley. There you will discover a stunning bay with a white sandy beach. From there you can take the boat to visit the Seven Islands Bird Sanctuary which is the largest of its kind in France. From the boat you will discover puffins, northern gannets and seals as well as other species usually seen in Norway.

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Our Choice of Activities

There is no lack of all-year-round activities. The region has a rich cultural heritage with many churches, chapels, castles and a cathedral. But the most spectacular vews are of the coast and the sea, views which change with every tide.

Sports lovers can meet up at the 18-hole golf course at Saint-Samson - www.golfhotel-saint-samson.com - which is just 10 minutes from the hotel. The course, which is varied and balanced, was designed by the British architect, Hawtree. You can enjoy your favourite sport in the magical atmosphere of the Breton forests.

For families, Pleumeur-Bodou is a must : you can visit the Telecom Museum, the planetarium or the Gaulois Village where parents and children will see what life was like in ancient Gaul. You can round off the day with a stroll round the lake, the harbour or the old quarter of town or take part in the activities on offer at the Nautical Centre.

Places to explore a little further afield include  Bréhat Island, affectionately named ‘flower island’, or take a mini-cruise along the coastline of pink rocks at Ploumanac’h. The Seven Islands – Rouzic, les Costans, Malban, Bono, l’Ile aux Moines, l’Ile Plate and les Cerfs or Tomé Island are sure to surprise and enchant you.

You will find a supermarket, bakeries and souvenir shops near the hotel. There are also 12 restaurants along the seafront as well as a cinema, a mini-golf and the  Barrière Casino all within 50 metres.

In Summer, enjoy the smells and colours of the local markets. The weekly market in Lannion is the largest along the Granite Coast and has up to 600 stalls.

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