Where to stay around Maël-Carhaix?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 70 holiday lettings near Maël-Carhaix. From 35 cottages to 27 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 Maël-Carhaix is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mousteru Plougonver Station: 369 holiday lettings
  • Mousteru Coat-Guegan Station: 362 holiday lettings
  • Carhaix Station: 220 holiday lettings
  • Pont-Melvez Station: 347 holiday lettings
  • Carhaix-Plouguer Le Penity Station: 239 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Maël-Carhaix 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 Maël-Carhaix?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 cottages in Maël-Carhaix. Our other popular types of Maël-Carhaix holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Maël-Carhaix?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Maël-Carhaix. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Mael-Carhaix, Brittany your home away from home

    Mael-Carhaix is a pretty village about 100km east of Brest in the heart of the Brittany countryside. It has a bar/restaurant, a local boulangerie for fresh croissants and crusty bread, banks, grocery stores and other small shops, providing for self-catering holiday homes and visitors in the area.

    Things to Do in Mael-Carhaix, Brittany

    Walking Tours
    The area around your Mael-Carhaix holiday home offers scenic walks along fairly flat terrain through scenic farmland and rural countryside. From the port town of Lannion there are two walking tours from the maps provided by the tourist office.

    Most towns in Brittany have weekly markets which sell fresh seasonal produce, meat, cheese, plants and other household essentials. Lannion has a market on Thursdays.

    Village Lake
    The lake is within easy reach of holiday rentals in Mael-Carhaix and offers swimming, sunbathing, fishing and pedalos as well as a play area for children.

    Places to Visit Around Mael-Carhaix, Brittany

    This large fishing port, about 67km southwest of your holiday rental in Mael-Carhaix is typical of many small towns along the coast of Brittany. Visit the fish market in town or cross the old drawbridge to the Ville Close (Old Town) on a rocky island just offshore. The main street is lined with historic buildings and in summer is bedecked with flowers. Walk around the 17th century defensive ramparts or pay a visit to the fascinating Fishing Museum.

    Morlaix is easy to identify with its pink granite viaduct which crosses the valley above the town. This attractive town on the northern coast of Brittany has half-timbered houses lining the medieval streets. The town museum is in the Jacobin Convent where Mary Queen of Scots spent the night in 1548. Admire the luxury yachts in the bay and the Chateau du Taureau on its own small island.

    Visit the Châteaux
    This area of Brittany has many grand castles and chateaux which capture the essence of the local history and the battles fought over this territory. Chateau de St Malo was the first symbol of ducal power and is known as the Bastille of the West. Chateau de Josselin is an 11th century castle, largely rebuilt by Olivier de Clisson in the 14th century and still owned by his descendants. Finally, the Chateau de Dinan towers 174 feet high near the Saint Louis gate in Dinan.

    Weather in Mael-Carhaix, Brittany

    Mael-Carhaix has a similar climate to southwest England with sunny summers averaging 20°C (68° F) and mild wet winters with daytime highs of around 9° C (48°F). Frost and snow are very rare. From October to March showers can be frequent and heavy.

    Travel to Mael-Carhaix, Brittany

    Holiday homes in Mael-Carhaix are well served by the St Brieuc (SBK) Airport which is 50km away, and the Brest (BES) Airport which is 76km away. Ryanair and Flybe both provide regular cheap flights to Brest. Brittany Ferries also sail from Plymouth to Roscoff or to St Malo for those wanting to bring their own car to Brittany.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Mael-Carhaix

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mael-Carhaix. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Quenecan Forest (16 mi / 25.8 km)
    • Foret de Huelgoat (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)