Morbihan is noted for its outstanding beauty and has almost one third of Brittany’s coastline. Gorgeous sandy beaches and rocky coves abound, approximately a 45 minute drive, which are rarely overcrowded even in the summer. There are also many historic towns and attractions to be visited.
The property is located approximately 3 miles from the town of Melrand and a similar distance from the town of Bubry.
PONTIVY & JOSSELIN. Famous for their Chateaux and rivers.
AURAY. Medieval town with an old port and delightful restaurants.
VANNES. Old market town with a port and cathedral.
CARNAC. Famous for the standing stones, its marvellous sandy beach, creperies and restaurants.
LORIENT. Modern city with a naval and fishing port, a variety of shops, restaurants and cinemas.
GULF OF MORBIHAN. Has numerous islands and boat trips are available from Locmariaquer and Vannes. For the Archaeologist Carnac, Locmariaquer and Erdeven are places of interest.
Every Breton town has a lovely old church. In the summer there is usually a typically “Breton” religious festival being held.
A good detailed map of the area to buy is IGN No.15.
Golf in Morbihan
Image: Sura Nualpradid / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
If you love golf Morbihan is the place for you! With courses set by the sea and in the countryside, the variety of playing locations perfectly reflects the areas diversity.
Morbihan offers landscapes to take your breath away, a warm welcome and quality facilities.
Golf de Rimaison, 56310, Bieuzy les Eaux (11 kms. from Le Matin Calme)
This course follows the river Blavet near Pontivy and is a moderately difficult 9 hole course with plenty of valleys and hills.
Golf de Baden, Kernic 56870 Baden
Baden is a quality 18 hole course set amidst pines and broom on the banks of the river at Auray.The pitch and putt is perfect for beginners.
Golf de Rhuys-Kerver, 56730 Saint Gildas de Rhuys
Rhuys is an authentic links course of 18 holes located in the heart of a bird reserve,on a genuine seaside course with a number of water obstacles.
Golf de Ploemeur, St Jude, 56270 Ploemeur
An 18 hole links course has vast greens with super views of the sea and Ile de Groix.
Golf de Val de Queven,Kerruisseau, 56530 Queven
Enjoy this 18 hole course with multiple play opportunities set in the spectacular landscape of this old estate.
Golf de St Laurent,Ploermel, 56400 AURAY
Golfers love the beautiful layout and high qualty facilities of this 9 hole course, which was voted one of the best in France in 2001.
Golf de Caden,Le Four Bourdin, 56220 Caden
In a rural setting, within easy reach of Vannes,Rennes and Nantes, Caden is a well established course offering a wide range of facilities.Open all year with attractive rates.
Golf de Belle Ile en Mer, Pointe des Poulains, Sauzon, 56360
Surrounded by the Atlantic, off the coast of Quiberon, is a genuine 14 hole course with the second hole has its green in the sea!
Golf du Lac au Duc, Le Clos Hazel, 56800 Ploermel
The 9 hole course runs along the banks of the lake in 25ha of natural grounds with gardens having hundreds of hydrangeas.
Spectacular fairways and greens and a covered driving range.