10 Best Brittany Beaches Near Brest Bretagne Airport
by Lara McComish | Updated 05 March 2020 | Posted in General
Flying into Brest Bretagne Airport? Here are some charming Brittany beaches close to the coastal region's main international airport.
1. Port de Plaisance du Moulin Blanc
10 minute drive from Brest Airport
Ok, forgive us as this is a marina, but Moulin Blanc has a boardwalk with a lovely, sandy stretch. The ideal place to get the sand between your toes after your flight from Brest Bretagne Airport.
2. Grève de Kerdreïn
21 minute drive from Brest Airport
Head to Grève de Kerdreïn and enjoy the peace and quiet all to yourselves. Plonked at the end of a country road, it offers a modest seafront which would make an ideal first hire car trip. Watching the boats bob by will be the perfect standstill after your flight into Brest Bretagne Airport.
3. Plage du Dellec
25 minute drive from Brest Airport
Plage du Dellec is an off-the-beaten-track Brittany beach perfect for young families. The beach is located near the 19th century modernised Fort du Dellec, meaning you can dive into local history and the sea on the same day out. Discover it for yourself after flying into Brest Bretagne Airport, less than half an hour's drive away.
4. Plage de Trégana
28 minute drive from Brest Airport
This excellent white-sand beach is located just a 20-minute drive from Brest Bretagne Airport. Complete with fine sand and big views, idyllic come rain or ideally, shine.
5. Plage de Porsmilin
30 minute drive from Brest Airport
Plage de Porsmilin is a small, south-facing natural cove that's earned its reputation for surfing. Offering beach supervision in the summer, there couldn't be a safer place to surf. Better still, there are lots of rockpools for the family to explore from Brest Bretagne Airport.
6. Plage Sainte-Marguerite
30 minute drive from Brest Airport
Grab your beach towel from your luggage and unravel on Plage Sainte-Marguerite. Not to be confused with the islet off Cannes, this inland soft, sandy sweep is blessed with views for miles.
7. Plage des Blancs Sablons
32 minute drive from Brest Airport
If you're looking for a white sand beach, try Plage des Blancs Sablons. Perfect for long walks, as this sandy paradise stretches out to the horizon at low tide. Who doesn't want to start their France holiday in the dunes of Brittany? Yours to explore in just over 30 minutes from the airport.
8. Plage de l'Aber
48 minute drive from Brest Airport
Line up L'Aber on your tour of South Finistere beaches. Enjoy panoramic views at low tide on this huge, rugged beach. Lap up the gently sloping waves; they're ideal for families and beginner surfers. Surf's up in less than an hour from Brest Bretagne Airport.
9. Plage de Pentrez
50 minute drive from Brest Airport
Plage de Pentrez sits in the small commune of Pentrez, down the road from Saint-Nic. It's known for its shallow waters but if swimming's not your thing, then you can cool down or warm up in one of the quaint beach cafes. This beach is open year-round, start your holiday from nearby Brest Bretagne Airport.
10. Plage de Morgat
1 hour drive from Brest Airport
Last but certainly not least, we have the lovely Plage de Morgat. A beautiful fine sand beach with a large expanse of sand, ideal for sitting on to watch the sunset on. Find a comfy beach spot after your flight into Brest Bretagne Airport, just one hour away.
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|Beach near Brest Bretagne Airport||Journey time by car|
Greve de Kerdrein
Plage du Dellec
Plage de Trégana
Plage de Porsmilin
Plage des Blancs Sablons
Plage de l'Aber
Plage de Pentrez
Plage de Morgat