Where to stay around Ploërdut?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings near Ploërdut. From 71 cottages to 51 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ploërdut for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Village de l'An Mil: 501 holiday lettings
  • Val Queven Golf Club: 1,634 holiday lettings
  • Hennebont Station: 2,170 holiday lettings
  • Lorient Branderion Station: 2,473 holiday lettings
  • Carhaix Station: 220 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ploërdut 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 cottages in Ploërdut?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 71 cottages in Ploërdut. Our other popular types of Ploërdut holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ploërdut?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Ploërdut. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or gite in Ploerdut, France your home away from home

    Ploerdut is a pretty stone and slate village in the Brittany region of France, offering a tranquil escape from the crowded city. Set amidst rolling countryside, forests, heaths and lakes, a holiday home in Ploerdut is perfect for couples or families who enjoy the outdoors, with plenty of activities along this theme available, and endless countryside to explore.

    Things to do in Ploerdut, France

    The pretty little village of Ploerdut is typical of those in Brittany, with its quaint cottages and traditional boulangerie (baker’s shop) in the centre of the village. Anyone looking for rest and relaxation will enjoy simply soaking in the tranquillity of the village, and a villa with a pool is the ideal spot from which to do this.

    Anyone who likes nature and the outdoors will be overwhelmed by the opportunities around Ploerdut. Several good walking paths run beside the village, taking in the surrounding hills, with a good choice of easy strolls or more challenging hiking routes. Many of these also lend themselves well to cycling, although a mountain bike will probably be necessary for some of the off-road tracks.

    A 20-minute drive from Ploerdut is Lake Guerledan, where visitors can explore the surrounding forest, home to many native bird and plant species, either on foot or by bicycle. The lake itself also has excellent facilities for many popular water sports, including swimming, fishing, windsurfing and canoeing.

    Places to visit on holiday in Ploerdut, France

    The fantastic medieval town of Pontivy is an easy 30km drive from Ploerdut, where visitors can view a town designed by Napoleon himself, enjoy traditional French cuisine in one of several sidewalk cafes, or stock up on fresh produce at the local markets held every Monday.

    Slightly further afield, the beaches around the harbour town of Lorient can be reached within around half an hour. Several of these are very popular with summer visitors looking to sunbathe and swim, although there are also several water sport activities on offer including sailing and fishing, as well as the chance to disturb the sunbathers with a spot of sand yachting.

    Weather in Ploerdut, France

    The weather in Ploerdut is much milder than in the South of France, making it much more suited to families who enjoy an active break. Summers are warm and sunny, averaging 25C on most days, which is ideal weather for water sports. Winters are also milder than more Southerly coastal regions, making Ploerdut a perfect escape from the harsh British winter, and offering great conditions for other outdoor pursuits such as walking.

    Flights to Ploerdut, France

    At 93km west of the village, Brest Airport (BES) is the nearest to Ploerdut, and receives daily flights from Air France, Ryanair and Flybe. Hiring a car from the airport is advisable given the rural location of Ploerdut self-catering accommodation, and is definitely beneficial for getting out and exploring the many places of interest around the Brittany region.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Ploerdut

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ploerdut is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Parc Aquanature (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Quenecan Forest (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)