Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Finistere

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Finistere. This city is well-known for its shopping and aquarium. Cathedral of Saint Corentin of Quimper and Spadium Parc are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Finistere

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Finistere a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spadium Parc (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Oceanapolis (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Brest Iroise Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Cornouaille Golf Club (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Golf de L'Odet (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Golf de Brest Pen Ar Bed (29.3 mi / 47.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Finistere

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Finistere. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Menez-Hom (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Plage du Ris (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Sables Blancs Beach (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Ile de l'Aber (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Jardin de la Retraite (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Foret de Huelgoat (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Finistere

Fly into Quimper (UIP-Quimper - Cornouaille), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Brest (BES-Brest - Brittany), which is 21 mi (33.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Pont-de-Buis Station, Chateaulin Station and Hanvec Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Finistère?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,813 holiday lettings near Finistère. From 4,219 Houses to 358 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Finistère is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Finistère?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Finistère. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Scaër: 317 holiday homes
  • Crozon: 1,016 holiday homes
  • Berrien: 118 holiday homes
  • Moëlan-sur-Mer: 899 holiday homes
  • Concarneau: 1,323 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Finistère! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Finistère?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Finistère with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Scaër: 317 holiday lettings
  • Crozon: 1,016 holiday lettings
  • Berrien: 118 holiday lettings
  • Moëlan-sur-Mer: 899 holiday lettings
  • Concarneau: 1,323 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Finistère?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Finistère are:

  • Guipavas Airport (BES): 1,894 self catering accommodations
  • Ploujean Airport (MXN): 1,507 self catering accommodations
  • Pluguffan Airport (UIP): 2,549 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Finistère?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Finistère. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Camaret Beach: 1,610 holiday rentals
  • Penfeld: 1,616 holiday rentals
  • Pleyben Parish Close: 645 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Earthenware Quimper: 2,568 holiday rentals
  • Notre-Dame de Croaz Batz: 1,262 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Finistère listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Finistère

Scaër
317 holiday rentals
Crozon
1,016 holiday rentals
Berrien
118 holiday rentals
Moëlan-sur-Mer
899 holiday rentals
Concarneau
1,323 holiday rentals
Plougasnou
743 holiday rentals
Arzano
562 holiday rentals
Fouesnant
1,527 holiday rentals
Taulé
673 holiday rentals
Plomeur
1,128 holiday rentals
Plozévet
698 holiday rentals
Rédené
778 holiday rentals
Saint-Pol-de-Léon
772 holiday rentals
Saint-Nic
712 holiday rentals
Tréguennec
969 holiday rentals
Bohars
342 holiday rentals
Morgat
561 holiday rentals
Châteaulin
292 holiday rentals
Quimper
1,364 holiday rentals
Plonévez-du-Faou
143 holiday rentals