Those with a love of nature and for outdoor adventures will fall in love with the beautifully traditional gites in Moelan-sur-Mer, which lies just a few short miles inland from the beaches of Quimper in Brittany. With fine beaches, fascinating local towns and some of the finest of rural Brittany right on your doorstep, a Moelan-sur-Mer holiday rental offers a blissful break at any time of year.
Moelan-sur-Mer is a perfect spot from which to explore the beaches of the Quimper coastline. There are plenty of little beaches to find from a Moelan-sur-Mer property, from tiny secluded swimming beaches to the larger beaches from which you can launch sailing boats. There are plenty of sailing schools from which to hire equipment or take lessons, and windsurfing, scuba diving and water skiing holidays are of the highest quality from Moelan-sur-Mer accommodation.
As well as beach breaks, Moelan-sur-Mer villas are in high demand with walkers, cyclists and horse riders. With over 120km of footpaths, cycle routes and bridle paths, nature lovers have a huge amount of countryside to explore. The coastal paths are especially worth exploring, taking visitors to some of the most beautiful spots along the coast.
The Moelan-sur-Mer area is also littered with sporting facilities from tennis courts to golf courses, all of which are open to visitors. The local aquarium is a fantastic place to visit, especially if you have children.
The whole area surrounding Moelan-sur-Mer is filled with charming towns. There are fantastic weekly markets in Moelan itself, as well as Quimper, Pont-Aven and Concarneau nearby. If you are looking to experience the finest of Breton culture and lifestyles, you cannot be better placed than from a holiday rental villa in Moelan-sur-Mer.
The climate of Moelan-sur-Mer is much like that of southern England, with unpredictable winters and warm, dry summers. The influence of the Gulf Stream means the sea is warm enough to swim in from June right through until September, whilst the mild spring and autumn months are perfect for getting out into the countryside.
A holiday rental property in Moelan-sur-Mer is wonderfully easy to reach from the UK. With Lorient Airport (LRT), which receives inbound Aer Annan flights from Luton (LTN), Cork (ORK) and Galway (GWY) airports, just 30km away and the ports of northern France in easy reach, you options for reaching Moelan-sur-Mer accommodation are plentiful.