Less crowded than the Cote d'Azur yet packed with spellbinding landscapes and historic coastal towns, France’s Atlantic Coast is an overlooked gem. Enjoy a short summer stay with spectacular Originals Hotel retreats from Finistère to Vendée.
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Bask in France’s Brittany coast
Brittany's Atlantic-facing Finistère coast is an enticing region. From wind-swept coastlines to secret islands like Île Molène, it’s ideal for family retreats and adventures. Enjoy a relaxing stay in one of the best hotels in Northern France, Manoir de Moëllien. This scenic 17th-century manor boasts luscious grounds and elegant dining facilities moments from Kervel Beach and the charming fishing town of Douarnenez. In Douarnenez itself, Clos de Vallombreuse offers a central stay with manicured gardens, sea views and an impeccable restaurant serving up locally-caught oysters and fish.
The raw beauty of Finistère is apparent in the region’s westernmost cliffs and the gloriously natural parkland of Armorique. For exciting spa hotels in Northern France, Manoir de Indes is an exceptional country hotel with intriguing Far Eastern features. Built in the 18th century by French Indophile René Madec, its spa is home to Turkish baths and body treatments. Nestled in the heart of Breton culture, Quimper, you can follow the Odet River to the sandy shores of dreamy Bénodet.
Glittering coastlines of the Gulf of Morbihan and Vendee
South Brittany boasts exceptional seaside activities and sights in the Gulf of Morbihan. In historic Carnac, you’ll discover the Neolithic Carnac stones, a dense collection of standing stones, dolmens and mounds that can be explored by foot or bicycle. Hotel du Golf de Saint-Laurent offers an idyllic stay in this region, the perfect base to explore Morbihan’s pleasant islands like the Monet-favoured Belle Île. The hotel is renowned for its first-rate golfing, delightful pool complex, spa and leafy grounds.
For one of the best hotels in the Loire Atlantique, discover Domaine Le Martinet. Surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of France’s coastal Vendée region, guests are treated to restful grounds, fine swimming facilities and warming interiors with many original 18th-century features. Vendée remains one of France's most popular coastal attractions for locals. Whether exploring picturesque towns like La Rochelle or absorbing the tranquil scenery of Île de Ré, Vendée's prized for its harbour-side beauty.
Book a summer stay at a hotel spa in the Loire Atlantique with The Originals Hotels and discover the country's westernmost delights. Learn why this vast region of sandy shores and family-friendly fun is France’s best-kept secret.