There are plenty of campsites in Finistere and it’s not too hard to see why the department is so popular. Finistere lies at the most north westerly point of France and boasts some truly wonderful scenery from it’s broad patchwork of terrain.
The port of Roscoff on the north coast provides the perfect entrance to this wonderful part of the world.
A unique region, Finistere is the only one to have coastlines on both the Atlantic and English Channel. With the coastline measuring approximately 1250km the landscapes frequently change as you progress from east to west and north to south.
Rugged cliffs line the coast along the Crozon Peninsula and with many fishing coves, villages and ports such as Brest and Concarneau. There are also plenty of soft sandy beaches in the popular coastal resorts of Beg Meil and Benodet. Bearing all of this in mind it’s hardly surprising that Finistere is such a popular holiday destination for visitors from all over Europe.
To compliment the popular holiday locations along the Finistere coastline, venture further inland and you can find an equally appealing landscape made up of rolling hills, valleys, woodlands, towns, villages and cities.
The Armorique National Park, historic towns such as the capital Quimper, Locronan (officially one of the most beautiful villages in France) and Huelgoat with it’s various geological sites, stones and forests are just some of the reasons why this region is popular with those who holiday in Brittany.
Campsites in Finistere
There are plenty of fantastic campsites in Finistere and we’ve selected some of the most popular to show you. To find out more about each campsite, simply click on the relevant button below.
Pointe St Gilles
If you’re looking for a campsite in Brittany that makes the most of local beaches then look no further than Pointe St Gilles. Located at Bénodet the campsite offers the perfect seaside resort for families of all ages.
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L’Atlantique is a firm family favourite which offers the best of both worlds. Visitors to this fantastic Finistere campsite will find not only great swimming pools but also water slides, a great range of activities and direct access to a beautiful beach!
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If you’re after a campsite in Finistere that’s close to the ferry then you’ve come to the right place. Les Mouettes is only 25 minutes from Roscoff and has a splash pool complex to die for. With a variety of pools a lazy river and a fantastic range of water slides, you wont be disappointed.
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Les Deux Fontaines
Les Deux Fontaines is a fantastic campsite in the south of Finistere near to Nevez. It’s a fantastic campsite for those looking for plenty to do whilst still having plenty of spacee to relax. There’s a great pool complex and fantastic range of activities available for those who fancy trying this cracking campsite in Brittany!
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L'Orangeire de Lanniron
The magnificent Chateau de Lanniron lies at the heart of this wonderful Finistere campsite which can be found a short distance from Quimper. Although the campsite offers a great range of facilities and activities, Quimper also offers visitors the perfect range of places to keep all ages busy for the entire holiday.
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Raguenes Plage is a very popular campsite with families of ages. Many families tend to return to the campsite year on year due to both the campsites activities and facilities and also it’s close proximity to a wonderful secluded beach.
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Camping Saint Laurent
Camping Saint Laurent boasts a picturesque location as it is situated between the towns of Fouesnant and Concarneau on the south coast of Finistere. The campsite itself boasts a great pool complex but it’s the wonderful golden sandy beaches that scatter the coastline nearby which make it the perfect campsite for families.
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Domaine de Kerlann
Located near to Pont Aven, Domaine de Kerlann is a great campsite which offers an array of activities to keep most families happy. The pool complex is especially good, boasting both indoor and outdoor pools along with water slides and chutes.
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Domaine de Kervel
Located in a relatively unspoilt part of Finistere, Domaine de Kervel is a great campsite which offers a good range of both activities and facilities. On site you’ll find a good quality swimming pool complex and the nearest beach is less than 1km away making it an ideal spot for a family holiday.
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Camping Le Saint Nicolas
Camping Saint Nicolas is a great campsite in the Finistere department of Brittany. Although it offers a great range of facilities, it’s main attraction is the nearby beach and activities that are available nearby. `From windsurfing and sailing to kayaking and snorkelling you really wont be disappointed if you’re interested in any sort of water sports.
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Le Bois de Pleuvin
A wonderful place to relax, Le Bois de Pleuven is perfect for those wishing to get away form the hustle and bustle of the more popular seaside resorts. It’s nearby forest provides many walking and cycling trails whilst it’s please location gives you the ideal base from which you can explore Finistere and the rest of Brittany.
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Camping Port de Plaisance
Part of the the Yelloh chain of campsites, Camping Port de Plaisance is ideally located near to the seaside resort of Benodet. Packed full of activities and facilities, you wont be disappointed by a stay at this wonderful campsite in Finistere.
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Camping de La Baie de Douanenez
The nearest beach to Camping de La Baie de Douanenez is approximately 7km. However the nearby coastal paths offer you plenty of chances to explore the surrounding area. With an outdoor swimming pool, indoor heated pool and water slide all available on site you’ll want to stay here for longer that you’ve planned.
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Yelloh Village l’Ocean Breton
Another firm family favourite, Yelloh Village L’Ocean Breton is a great family campsite as you’d expect from the Yelloh chain. If you don’t find yourself enjoying the pool complex then you’ll probably be exploring the area. With wonderful local towns, villages and scenery you’ll have a great time during your family camping holiday in Brittany!
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Le Grand Large
Le Grand Large is set within 6 hectares of grounds in Finistere on the south coast of Brittany. Occupying a truly wonderful location, the campsite stands to the south of Fouesnant and only 50m from a glorious beach.
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La Baie du Kernic
La Baie du Kernic can be found only 19km from the port of Roscoff, in Finistere on the north coast of Brittany. Set in over 6 hectares of grounds, La Baie du Kernic boasts two great swimming pools. The nearest beach lies only 300m away and provides the perfect place to swim, relax and play.
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