Brittany is a region located in the far west of France. It is a mountainous peninsula that extends into the Atlantic Ocean.
Near Brittany, you will find Ushant and the Iroise Islands. Rent a boat in Brittany and sail 18 nautical miles to this destination. Discover the six lighthouses that are around the island on board a boat.
The climate of Brittany is oceanic with some rainfalls. This area has sea currents and winds that favour the experience of sailing.
Sail in one of the jewels of southern Brittany, the Gulf of Morbihan. Enjoy the colours of the sea as you sail through the towns that are in this area.
Brittany has several well-equipped harbours and marinas. The best thing is that several of them contribute to environmental sustainability.
In low season boat charter prices start from 60 euros depending on the type of boat. Please note that prices increase during the high season due to the high demand. In France, the high season months are from June to the end of August.
If you plan to visit Le Lavandou during the high season, we suggest that you start searching two months in advance and start the process immediately. To ensure you find the best boat for you and your friends.
Keep in mind the French regulations If you are interested in hiring a boat in Brittany. A license is required to charter a motorboat in Brittany., including a nautical resume describing your previous sailing experience and the type of boat you have sailed. On the other hand, if you want to rent any other boat you will not be asked for a licence, but you will need a nautical resume. Nevertheless, it is advisable to have an ICC + nautical resume.
If you don't have a license, you can rent a bareboat or any other boat from our catalogue with a skipper. Skippers are very helpful; they can show you places that only locals know.
⚓ Walk in one of Brittany's harbours and sip a coffee overlooking the sea. Enjoy the sea breeze you can feel while enjoying your coffee.
⚓ If you are in Brittany during the summer, visit the Îles de Glénan. These islands are known for their diving schools and sailing. These islands are ideal for a sailing enthusiast. If you want to explore more of the French coatline, head south and rent a boat in Arcachon, hire a boat in la Rochelle or even in the small town of Saint-Martin-de-Ré on the island off the coast.
⚓ Visit one of the many beaches Brittany has to offer. Take a walk and build sandcastles with your family or group of friends.
⚓ Visit the Forest of Brocéliande, one of the largest forests in Brittany. It is a paradise for nature lovers. According to local stories, the wizard Merlin lived in this forest, and you can meet the fairy "korrigans".
⚓ Rent a boat in France to sail around the Brittany peninsula and discover all its secrets.
You can reach Brittany by land, either by car, by bus or by one of the trains that come to the area. Another idea is to fly into one of Brittany's airports. If you are in the UK or Ireland, you can take one of the ferries to Roscoff or St-Malo.
SamBoat offers a vast range of boats to hire from 60€/day. Choose from a wide selection of sailboats, motorboats, RIBs, catamarans, yachts, and canal boats. With the best offers, SamBoat helps you to find the ideal boat charter for the perfect vacation.