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Plage de Carantec

29660 Carantec, France
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Granite stone is amazing colour when wet

Just a lovely coast line and beach too. Very clean and tranquil in September. Came on bikes from... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
Newquaygreen1
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Newquay, United Kingdom
Beautiful beach but very windy

This is a beach with a car park and several restaurants. But beware, it is very windy and the water... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
E8hlc
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Reading, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
17 Sep 2016
“Granite stone is amazing colour when wet”
30 Aug 2016
“day visit from quellenec”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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29660 Carantec, France
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Just a lovely coast line and beach too. Very clean and tranquil in September. Came on bikes from Roscoff

Thank Newquaygreen1
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a beach with a car park and several restaurants. But beware, it is very windy and the water is cold.

Thank E8hlc
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Very clean tidy beach nice for romantic walks and plenty to eat and drink along the beach crepes are delicious and mussels seem to be local delicacy

Thank donna b
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous bit of coastline, lovely small harbour, completely unspoilt our second visit of the fortnight in wonderful brittany.

Thank Stu W
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Brittany isn't called the granite coast for nothing! The top of the beach is lovely, but if you intend to venture to the waters edge you will need surf shoes or risk slashed toes!!!! Despite the coarse (glass) sand this beach is rife with shells,...More

Thank April B
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely beach for kids, not too busy when we were there midday till about 4. Got busier later. Lots of rock pools. And safe sea to splash around in.

Thank Lisl H
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The beach was pleasant enough with a diving platform and toilet facilities but as our visit was a couple of days outside holiday season the beach cafes were all closed.

Thank Verity J
Reviewed 7 May 2016

on a recent visit to the morlaix region we decided to visit the above area having missed it on regular visits to irland & england via roscoff - easy to bypass but a worthy destination itself -beaitiful beaches with great places to eat and or...More

Thank lebret
Reviewed 1 April 2016

After arriving to Roscoff at 7am we decided to drive to Carantec for a breakfast picnic on the beach. We had a nice walk around the village, where everything at this time of the day was shut and quiet - beautiful and we settled on...More

Thank anita-anna
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Visited this area shortly after New Year in the evening. Went back the next day for the local sea food but could not believe the sea view!!! Stunning.

Thank Denise T
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naomi b
hello wondering if there is any option to do some kind of organised water sports here such as kayaking? thankyou
18 January 2016|
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Response from mouseholemaid | Reviewed this property |
There were groups of kayakers there when we visited so probably yes. sailing very popular too.
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waar ligt Carantec
12 January 2016|
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