Where to stay around Cancale?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,731 holiday lettings near Cancale. From 994 apartments to 526 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cancale is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cancale?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cancale. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Port de la Houle: 2,922 holiday lettings
  • Hospital Hamon Vaujoyeux: 2,870 holiday lettings
  • Dinard Golf: 2,787 holiday lettings
  • Dinard Marina: 2,709 holiday lettings
  • Des Ormes Golf Club: 2,307 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cancale listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Cancale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 994 apartments in Cancale. Our other popular types of Cancale holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 526 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 54 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including mobile homes and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cancale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in Cancale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Cancale, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Cancale is a quaint fishing village, located within the Ille-et Vilaine department of Brittany, to the far north-west of France. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Cancale, which is often referred to as the ‘oyster capital’ of Brittany, will find that there is a select choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available within the village. The choice includes apartments, townhouses and gites, many enjoying stunning views of St. Malo Bay.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Cancale, France

    Most visitors spending their holidays in Cancale choose the village as the ideal location for relaxing and observing the day-to-day activities of the ‘real’ France. Tourists will usually be drawn to the seafront area, which is lined with numerous cafés, bars and restaurants, which not surprisingly offer menus specialising in freshly caught seafood dishes. The slightly more energetic visitors may wish to follow the pleasant coastal path, which leads to the Pointe du Grouin, a popular beauty spot which boasts spectacular views of Le Mont Saint Michel and the surrounding coastline. The coastal path will also lead visitors to several sheltered coves and beaches, where they may enjoy water sports or simply a dip in the bracing waters of the English Channel.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Cancale, France

    Tourists enjoying their holidays in Cancale will find that the village is well located for exploring the many delights of the northern coast of Brittany. Perhaps the biggest draw for visitors is the instantly recognisable tidal island of Mont Saint Michel, which stands just across St. Malo Bay from Cancale. The pretty historic towns of Dinan, St. Malo and Dinard are within a short drive away. Visitors looking to indulge in a spot of retail therapy will find that the region’s largest city, Rennes, is approximately 40 miles away.

    Weather in Cancale, France

    Visitors looking to enjoy their holidays in Cancale will find this region of north-western France has a mild temperate climate, similar to that of the south of the UK. Summer temperatures average around 22 degrees; whilst in the winter temperatures drop to an average of around 8 to 10 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall for Cancale is around 24 inches.

    Travel to Cancale, France

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Cancale may either travel by sea or by air to reach their destination. Flybe operates regular flights from Southampton (SOU), Exeter (EXT), Edinburgh (EDI) and Manchester (MAN) to nearby Rennes Saint Jacques (RNS) airport. Those tourists wishing to take their car will discover that Brittany Ferries operates a regular cross channel ferry service, with crossings from Poole to Cherbourg, less than an hour’s drive away, or from Plymouth to Roscoff.

    Sightseeing in and around Cancale

    Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cancale has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Grand Aquarium (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Golf de Tremereuc (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Dinard Golf (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Des Ormes Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • Roc des Harmonies Aquarium (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
    • Cobac Parc (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Cancale

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Cancale is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pointe du Grouin (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Grande Plage (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Sillon Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • St. Malo Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Grand Be (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • Petit Be (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)