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Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Concarneau, France your home away from home

Concarneau is a hugely popular beach resort in Finistere, Brittany, famous for its amazing medieval walled town. The old town is one of the most photographed attractions in Brittany, and really has to be seen to be believed. There is still a real sense of history in Concarneau, France, and as France’s third largest fishing town, the seafood is simply unbeatable.

Things to do in Concarneau, France

The old city of Concarneau, Ville Close, is a very compact, highly fortified island just offshore from the modern city. The Ville Close is a huge attraction in Brittany, attracting many visitors daily, especially during the summer months. Although the tiny fortified island can become a little crowded during the middle of the day, taking a holiday rental in Concarneau allows you to visit in the morning or evening, enjoying the treasures of the compact, twisting streets almost completely to yourself. The rose and clematis adorned walls of the city give it a wonderfully natural, timeless feel that cannot fail to endear visitors, especially if you take the time to relax in one of the fantastic restaurants of crêperies available.

Those wishing to get a further insight into the lifestyles and history of Concarneau, France must visit the Musee de la Peche just inside the walls of the Ville Close. Concarneau is France’s third most important fishing port in France, and the Musee de la Peche illuminates the history, culture and methods of whale, tuna and herring fishing. The early morning fish auction is excellent fun, regardless of if you manage to make any sense of the practice and find yourself a bargain! If you are lucky enough to find self catering Concarneau accommodation in mid-August, the wonderfully lively fisherman’s festival, La Fête des Filets Bleus is excellent fun, with Breton music filling the air and the fantastic smells of seafood filling your nostrils.

There are a huge range of boat trips and excursions available from the bay, which are especially popular when the Concarneau weather is good. Fishing is of course an excellent choice of day trip, and trips to the archipelago of Iles des Glenan are wonderfully peaceful. There are many excellent walks to be done through the large seabird sanctuaries, as well as many picturesque little beaches on which to relax and swim. There is an excellent sailing school in the Iles des Glenan, offering boat hire and lessons to every level of sailor (in English).

Places to visit on holiday to Concarneau, France

Just down the road from a Concarneau villa is the charming town of Quimper. Famous for its beautiful twin-spired cathedral, Quimper is actually the oldest town in Brittany and is filled with treasures from throughout the history of Brittany. There is nowhere more relaxing and endearing to sit and have a coffee, sitting beside a gurgling stream, on a timeless, cobbled street in the sun.

Weather in Concarneau, France

Concarneau’s weather is wonderfully mild throughout the year. In summer, you can sail, swim or simply sightsee with a mouth watering Breton ice cream in temperatures usually reaching upwards of the 30˚C mark. Winters remain mild, with daily temperatures averaging around 5˚C in January.

Travel to Concarneau, France

Brittany is wonderfully easy to reach from the UK. There are a huge range of car ferries arriving on the coast of Brittany from the south coast of England. Taking your own vehicle is an excellent option, allowing you to really explore the finest of the Finistere area, although if you would prefer to fly, Brest Airport (BES) is not far away.

    Exceptional! 5/5
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    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
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    House #1342750a
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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      • 4 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 7
      House #1411979a
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        Excellent! 4.7/5
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Separate Toilets
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        House #6171759
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
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          House #687050a
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            House #6711973
            3
            Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 5
              Apartment #1298428a
              14
              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                House #682708a
                23
                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Apartment #6591991
                  27
                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    House #1496595a
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                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #674345a
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                      Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                        (11 reviews)
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 3
                        Cottage #1078376a
                        11
                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (4 reviews)
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                          • 4 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 8
                          House #673951a
                          4
                          Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            Lodge #1133141a
                            7
                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                              (27 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 5
                              House #688351a
                              27
                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                • Studio
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #6505991
                                7
                                Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 1 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #669979a
                                  2
                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                    (19 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #1028642a
                                    19
                                    Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                      (4 reviews)
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 9
                                      House #6809232
                                      4
                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        House #1477785a
                                        3
                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 5
                                          House #1308083a
                                          3
                                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (10 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Apartment #1357021a
                                            10
                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 3 BA
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              House #6775131
                                              1
                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                • Studio
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                Studio #1293545a
                                                14
                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (11 reviews)
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  House #6694061
                                                  11
                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (13 reviews)
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Apartment #1696590
                                                    13
                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                      (17 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #683894a
                                                      17
                                                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (1 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                        Apartment #1413302a
                                                        1
                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Very Good! 4/5
                                                          (1 reviews)
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                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Apartment #845433a
                                                          1
                                                          Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (31 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 3
                                                            Apartment #672915a
                                                            31
                                                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (22 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #1084962a
                                                              22
                                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                House #6665235
                                                                3
                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                  (26 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Apartment #898985a
                                                                  26
                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                    (21 reviews)
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Apartment #1307855a
                                                                    21
                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (23 reviews)
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                                                                      • Studio
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                                      Multiple rentals Studio #669979a
                                                                      23
                                                                      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                        (22 reviews)
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                        House #1179628a
                                                                        22
                                                                        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (26 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          House #6449110
                                                                          26
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                                                                            • Studio
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Apartment #956776a
                                                                            Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              Apartment #1445611a
                                                                              1
                                                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Apartment #968602a
                                                                                14
                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                  House #6633260
                                                                                  5
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (4 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                    House #944285a
                                                                                    4
                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      House #1441920a
                                                                                      1
                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (67 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        House #6163906
                                                                                        67
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                          (7 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          House #676990a
                                                                                          7
                                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (25 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Apartment #904591a
                                                                                            25
                                                                                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #1181675a
                                                                                              2
                                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                • Studio
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Apartment #1705883
                                                                                                6
                                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Apartment #881884a
                                                                                                  8
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    House #1332479a
                                                                                                    3
                                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #878567a
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Perfect place for a relaxing family holiday

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Perfect. We have stayed in Concarneau before so we already knew how nice the town and beach are but this house made this break much better then any other. 5 of us stayed in total (mum, dad and 3 children age 8, 6 and 4). The house was very clean and had everything we needed. The Children loved the house especially the garden. The outside area was great for them to play and and discover things to do. The outside BBQ was ideal and provided our dinner for most nights. We never got bored hanging around the house. We used the two bedrooms with three beds for the kids in the second bedroom, we all fitted in perfectly. These is one bathroom upstairs and the second toilet downstairs was very useful as we stayed around the house most days. The town centre, supermarket and beach were only a short drive away. The internet connection was not the most reliable but the owner was quick to try and fix this. The owner was friendly and helped made our stay very relaxing. Our family loves Concarneau and we love this house. We will be back again.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2016

                                                                                                      LOVELY COMFORTABLE, IMMACULATE VERY WELL EQUIPPED APPARTMENT

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      WE REALLY ENJOYED OUR STAY IN CONCARNEAU AND THE SURROUNDING AREA. WILL DEFINATELY RETURN. THE BOOKING WAS VERY EASY AND THE OWNERS HELPFUL. THE APARTMENT IS IN A VERY QUIET STREET WHICH SUITED US. IT IS ABOUT A 10 MINUTE WALK TO THE PORT AND RESTAURANTS. EVERYTHING ABOUT THE APPARTMENT WAS GREAT. HIGHLY RECOMMEND
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 05, 2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2016