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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Lake
“Great large lake for water sports, walking, restaurants or just lying on the beach.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Lac de Guerledan, is 12kms long and covers an area of over 400 hectares in the heart of the Quénécan Forest. The lake is artificial and was created to power the Guerlédan Dam, 40 meters high, it took 7 years to construct (1923-1930) cutting the Nantes/Brest canal in half and submerging 17 Locks and several houses. A 40 km track will take you around the lake, with 7 possible departure points at (1) Saint-Aignan (Barrage (Dam); (2) Anse de Sorden (Saint-Aignan with beach and the Merlin Restaurant); (3) Bon Repos (Saint-Gelven with Abbey, Cafe and Restaurants); (4) Tregnanton (Saint-Gelven); (5) Beau Rivage (Caurel with beach, water-sports and Creperies); (6) Landroanec (Mur-de-Bretagne with beach and the Manoir de Porz Braz) and (7) Anse de Guerlédan (Mur-de-Bretagne, near the Cornec Forest). Lac de Guerledan offers Swimming, Boat Hire, Water Sports including water-skiing, canoeing and kayaking. Walking and Trekking. Landroanec (11kms) offers boat hire and Beau Rivage (Caurel - 16kms) offers Canoe, Kayak, Boat Hire and Water Ski-ing. The Crêperie du Vieux Moulin (Beau Rivage) offers fresh crepes, pizzas and ice-creams when you are hungry or Les Vedettes de Guerlédan (Beau rivage) offers a 3h cruise lunch, or a 1h30 cruise only.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“great place for food, or just coffee and ice cream. When the lake has water you can hire pedalos.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Colloquial Area
“Scenic lakeside beach, just 20 minutes drive from the Gite. Canoes for hire. Bars and restaurants nearby (avoid Le Restaurant l'Embarcadère, customer service isn't great).”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ A restaurant where you will get a warm welcome and good range of food from plat du jour to à la carte. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Beach
“L'Anse de Sordan, petite crique lovée en bordure de la forêt de Quénécan, est dédiée aux plaisirs nature”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“A French routier bar-restaurant where you will get a friendly welcome and good food. English spoken.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“The workshop and gallery are on the premises! Courses in glass making are available. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“A Landroanec, vous serez au plus près de la vie des berges. Pour les pêcheurs un ponton est à dispos...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Colloquial Area
Point of Interest
“La sépulture est sans doute l'exemplaire le mieux conservé des tombes à entrée latérale de Bretagne. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Campground
“The Merlin restaurant overlooks the lake and is a lovely place for a glass of wine or a meal. Canoes also available for hire.”
  • 1 local recommends