Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Finistere

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to 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-see attractions. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Finistere

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

  • 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 holiday 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

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 centre. 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 travelling by train, Pont-de-Buis Station, Chateaulin Station and Hanvec Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Finistère?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,154 holiday rentals near Finistère. From 4,443 Houses to 422 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Finistère for a long holiday or a weekend break 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:

  • Crozon: 1,148 holiday rentals
  • Pont-Aven: 1,113 holiday rentals
  • Quimper: 1,460 holiday rentals
  • Plouguerneau: 645 holiday rentals
  • Rosporden: 1,148 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Finistère! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals 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 rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Crozon: 1,148 holiday homes
  • Pont-Aven: 1,113 holiday homes
  • Quimper: 1,460 holiday homes
  • Plouguerneau: 645 holiday homes
  • Rosporden: 1,148 holiday homes

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 holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Finistère are:

  • Guipavas Airport (BES): 1,959 holiday houses
  • Ploujean Airport (MXN): 1,521 holiday houses
  • Pluguffan Airport (UIP): 2,723 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Finistère?

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

  • Tour Tanguy: 1,709 holiday rentals
  • Point de la Torche: 2,128 holiday rentals
  • Cornouaille Golf Club: 2,402 holiday rentals
  • Langolvas Exhibition Centre: 1,426 holiday rentals
  • Golf de Brest Pen Ar Bed: 1,528 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 homes.

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