Benodet villas with pools, cottages, luxury holiday homes to rent, gites, self catering accommodation to let for holidays in Benodet.
See our selection of villas in Benodet, a pretty coastal resort on the mouth of the river Odet. Due to its deep, sheltered estuary Benodet is a mecca for sailors. It is also well known for its beautiful beaches washed by the warm waters of the gulf stream.
The town itself has good facilities and a number of excellent bars and restaurants. There is also an 18 hole golf course, riding, squash and tennis courts.
There are plenty of hire facilities for the numerous water sports on offer including windsurfing, fishing, sea kayaks and sailing boats.
The chapelle de Perguet, the Saint Thomas church and the maritime museum are all of interest and the light houses la Pyramide and phare du Coq are nice to see.
There is a market on Mondays in the place du Meneyer netween 09.00 and 13.30.
Traveling to Bénodet is good for self drive tourists due to its proximity to the channel ferry ports and excellent road access. The nearest port is Roscoff 117km, next Saint Malo 225km, then Cherbourg 456km. Bénodet is just within a days driving distance of the channel tunnel and Calais 747km. You can fly direct to Brest airport (BES) 90km (about 1 hour and 15 minutes drive) and Dinard airport 211km (approximately 3 hours and 4 minutes driving time).
The climate in Bénodet is affected by the gulf stream which runs along the southern coast of the Finistere region of Brittany. Warm from May to September however there is often at least one day of rain per week which actually keeps temperatures moderate, ideal for families with children.