The most beautiful beaches near Fouesnant

Did you know that the South Finistère had breathtaking  beaches? Many of them can even boast of being among the most beautiful in France! Some are located close to Les Saules campsite. Here are our top 5   beaches you will not want to miss during your holiday in Brittany!

Kermil Beach in Fouesnant

Have you ever noticed that the Breton coast looks like exotic islands? Relax on one of Finistère’s most beautiful beaches: Kermil (or Kermyl) Beach. Located at a 20-minute drive from Les Saules campsite, this little Fouesnant paradise attracts many holidaymakers. Who will resist a dip in its turquoise sea? Be careful, the beach is not monitored.

Kerleven Beach at the Forest-Fouesnant

Of course we are not objective, but one of our favorite beaches is right at the foot of the campsite: Kerleven Beach, a sandy beach more than a kilometer long. It is ideal for swimming and relaxing!
In July and August, it is supervised and accessible to people with reduced mobility. Kerleven Beach is the perfect place to pick shells. The Tourist Office provides you with practical and educational tools (think about checking the temporary indications).

Cap Coz Beach in Fouesnant

At 15 min drive from the campsite, head to the beautiful Cap Coz beach. It offers about 4 km of white sand, particularly appealing to families looking for a quiet spot. Its blue flag certifies the quality of the environment. Sheltered from the winds, The beach of Cap Coz allows you to swim in a pleasant sea and go fishing for shells. Children can have fun and wade without problems here. Watch the boats entering and leaving the marina. No doubt, you’re on vacation!

St. Nicolas Beach, Glénan Archipelago

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Would you like an excursion in a dream landscape? Head for the Glénan archipelago in front of Fouesnant! To get there, you have to embark on a boat (ticketing available at the campsite, it is better to book at least 24 hours in advance). The boat trip takes between 1 and 1:45 a.m. maximum depending on the departure port. Moor on the island of St. Nicolas, whose beach is one of the most famous in the country. It would almost feel like you had left Finistère for the other side of the planet. Immaculate sand and translucent water make up a postcard décor.

Kermor beach at Sainte-Marine

At the start of the Les Saules campsite, it will take you only 30 minutes by car to reach the beach of Kermor in Sainte-Marine. Its wild aspect makes Kermor a pretty little paradise. You can enjoy it at low and high tide! Kermor is appreciated by parents because the summer of the rescuers watch over the swimmers.

Bot Conan Beach in Fouesnant

Turquoise water, small shady cove nestled between Cap Coz and Beg Meil, we present the sublime beach of Bot Conan facing the Bay of Concarneau!

This paradise beach is accessible by the coastal path, it is lined with trees and greenery. All small coves are ideal for swimming with your family, in peace and safety.

Discover the south finistère

As a couple or as a family, here is a selection of the must-see destinations around the campsite Les Saules.