The region, strength and serenity

In South Brittany, between strength and serenity, discover Port du Crouesty and the Presqu'Île de Rhuys in the centre of the Golfe du Morbihan (inland sea), one of the world's most beautiful bays.

 

ON LAND




RHUYS KERVER GOLF COURSE

A magnificent 18-hole links course, 3 km from the hotel. For those who like to play in quiet surroundings with a view of the sea.

Rhuys Kerver Golf Course

Formule Golf

CAIRN DU PETIT MONT (BURIAL CHAMBER)

A walk along the Atlantic coast, on a rocky promontory, open to the elements and lush natural surroundings, will lead you to the archaeological site of the Petit Mont. A magical walk for a breath of fresh sea air!

Cairn du Petit Mont - Information

WALKS ALONG COASTAL PATHS

Atlantic, Golfe du Morbihan, follow the many coastal paths surrounding the Presqu'île de Rhuys. Stroll along, lose your way, leave the beaten track, or follow a signposted path: Golfe du Morbihan headland circuits, Petit Mont circuit (megalithic site), Petit Mousse circuit in the direction of Port Navalo.

Timeless walks!

CHÂTEAU DE SUSCINIO CASTLE

From the 13th century, Suscinio was the favourite residence of the Dukes of Brittany. They regularly stayed there for the mild climate of the Presqu'île and for its huge hunting grounds. Then came the War of Succession in Brittany and the aliance of Anne de Bretagne with the French. From the 16th century the castle was progressively abandoned and ruined during the Revolution.

Château de Suscinio - Information


AT SEA








THE GOLFE DU MORBIHAN:  ILE AU MOINES, ILE D'ARZ

The Golfe du Morbihan, "little sea" in the Breton language, is a small inland sea covering nearly 100 km².

Legend tells that there are as many islands there as there are days in the year! Discover the Golfe du Morbihan by boat, walk along the coastal paths, enjoy unusual and changing scenery, varying according to the tides and the quirks of the weather. The mild sunny climate and the beauty of this coastline will continue to surprise you.

This Natura 2000 site is one of the largest bird sanctuaries, sheltering a large number of migratory species, but also stilts, little egrets, red-breasted merganser, and a variety of seagulls, etc.

Cruises on the Golfe du Morbihan. Leaves from a site 5 minutes from the hotel by car.

Compagnie des îles - Ferry crossings

Comité Régional du Tourisme (Regional Tourist Board)

BELLE-ILE-EN-MER

Belle-Île is one of the largest islands in Brittany. Between land and sea, beaches and citadel, the "well named" is a destination that should not be missed on any account.

Belle-Île en Mer Tourist Office

Compagnie des îles - Ferry crossings

HOUAT & HOEDIC

Houat and Hoëdic (respectively the "duck" and the "duckling" in the Breton language) are located a short distance from Belle-Île. Houat lives mainly by fishing and tourism. Its population varies from three hundred and forty inhabitants to three thousand visitors per day in summer. Hoëdic, small rocky land still further from the coast, has no less than one hundred and fifty inhabitants. Dune and moor landscapes dotted with sea daffodils characterize the two islands which are home to a remarkable flora, and a wide variety of rare species.

From March to October, boarding 5 minutes from the hotel by car.

Touring Brittany

Compagnie des îles - Ferry crossings

PORT DU CROUESTY

Port du Crouesty is actually the largest man-made marina in Brittany. This marina is a highly prized port of call.

 

Shops, crêperies (pancake restaurants), ice-cream makers, café terraces, exhibitions, events, weekly market in summer, etc. Why not wander down to the quays?

PORT NAVALO

Port-Navalo (Porzh Noalou in Breton) is an old coastal fishing and pirate harbour, dating from the early 20th century.

 

Located on the Presqu'île de Rhuys at the entrace to the Golfe du Morbihan, this coastal town has a panoramic view of Quiberon and Locmariaquer as well as the Golfe itself.

Today, this harbour is used for sailing and also for the passenger ferry companies for crossings to the islands of Houat, Hoëdic, Belle-Île and

from the Locmariaquer slipway for excursions on the Golfe. Compagnie des îles - Ferry crossings

LE FOGEO SAILING SCHOOL

Get a taste for the pleasures of water sports supervised by sea professionals: Sailboarding, dinghies, optimists, mini-catamarans, catamarans, etc.

At the foot of the hotel.



Information and registrations

Calendar for the region

In 2010, do not miss the following on the Presqu'île de Rhuys and further abroad

 

APRIL 2010

SEASHORE TRAIL 4 April 2010

Seashore trail

SPIE OUEST FRANCE 1 to 5 April 2010 SPIE Ouest France

PRINTEMPS DU CROUESTY (Spring in Le Crouesty) 6 to 18 April 2010

Printemps du Crouesty

MAY 2010

CROUESTY GRAND PRIX

21 to 24 May 2010

Organized by the Arzon Yacht Club, racing can be seen from all the headlands with panoramic view points of the bay.

Arzon Yacht Club

JUNE 2010

RAID DU GOLFE DU MORBIHAN LONG-DISTANCE RACE

25 to 27 June 2010

177 km around one of the World's Most Beautiful Bays!

Raid du GoLfe du Morbihan

JULY - AUGUST 2010

VANNES HISTORICAL FESTIVAL

July 2010

Procession in traditional costume, entertainment, performances at the ramparts. The whole town takes part in the festivities and looks back on its prestigious past.

Vannes Tourist Office

"LES PIERRES PARLENT EN BRETAGNE" FESTIVAL 15 July au 15 August 2010

"Stones tell their tale in Brittany". Storytellers succeed each other on sites steeped in history to take you to the heart of the myths and legends of Brittany.

Every Thursday

Arzon Tourist Office

 

For more than 25 years, the festival, loyal to its varied programme, offers an array of symbolic French and international artists and offers amateur musicians freedom of expression.

Should not be missed!

Vannes Tourist Office

MIRAMAR CROUESTY GOLF TROPHY

Sunday 25 July 2010

Miramar Crouesty is a partner of the Golf Trophy at the Rhuys Kerver Golf Course in association with Formule Golf.

Rhuys Kerver Golf Course

OCTOBER 2010

MILLE SABORDS

JULY - AUGUST 2010

29 October to 1 November 2010

Leading second hand boat show, with more than 1,000 models and lots of organized activities on the theme of the sea.

Mille Sabords