Brittany - St Malo - 4 nights ★★★★
St-Malo is a charming mast-filled port town in Brittany which has a dramatically changing landscape with one of the world's greatest tidal ranges. When the tide recedes, broad beaches are exposed and land bridges are created to granite outcrop islands.
Walking through the cobbled streets within the historic walls this pretty port town feels like you’ve stepped back in time. Offering visitors an authentic glimpse into Brittany’s important seafaring past.Construction of the walled city's fortifications began in the 12th century. The town became a key port during the 17th and 18th centuries as a base for merchant ships and government-sanctioned privateers (pirates approved by the King) against the constant threat of the English.
The Beaches of St-Malo are beautiful, when the tide recedes, broad beaches are exposed and land bridges are created to granite outcrop islands. 2 miles from St-Malo you will find the pretty town of Saint Servan renowned for its wonderful shops and restaurants.
Visit nearby Dinard, St. Briac, Dinan and St. Lunaire all within a 40 minute drive to Explore french markets, wonderful architecture and enjoy breath-taking coastal walks.
St-Malo boasts many places of historical interest to visit, such as St-Malo Cathedral, located in the center of the old town, it's built in Romanesque and Gothic styles and features stained-glass windows depicting city history. The ramparts' northern stretch looks across to the remains of Fort National, this former prison was built by Vauban in 1689, it can only be accessed at low tide.
La Demeure de Corsaire is an 18th-century mansion and historic monument was owned by corsair (privateer) François Auguste Magon.
- Return Condor to Saint-Malo with a car on 2nd July 2018
- 4 nights bed and breakfast accommodation
- Peace of mind that your holiday is handled by an established & trusted local business
- An experienced & knowledgeable team available for any pre-trip help & advice
The accommodation features rooms with air conditioning and a bathroom. A balcony is included as standard in most rooms, offering additional space for relaxation. A safe and a minibar are also available. A telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi ensure optimal comfort. The accommodation units include a bathroom with a shower. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Special family rooms are available for families with children.
The establishment offers a pool and an indoor pool. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. Leisure options at the hotel include a gym, a spa and a steam bath. For a fee, a beauty salon and massage treatments are also available. Entertainment facilities include a casino.
PricingThe lead-in price on this offer is based on 2 people travelling with a car to St Malo on 2nd July 2018, sharing a twin/double room for 4 nights at 4* Hotel Le Nouveau Monde with breakfast. Prices are subject to availability at the time of booking and were correct as at 21st May 2018.
Terms & Conditions
The holiday is operated by Escape the Rock. When making a booking you are accepting our Terms & Conditions of Business.
Full payment for your travel arrangements is normally required at the time of booking* Once booked, the travel costs are entirely non-refundable.
* Escape the Rock offers a low deposit of £50 per person. This is not available for bookings departing within 6 weeks. Please note if you choose a low deposit option you remain liable for the full balance on your holiday.
If you need to make changes to your travel arrangements please contact us and we will do our best to assist you. however in many cases changes may not be permitted and any changes which can be made are likely to incur additional costs.
The cost of this break does not include Travel insurance, however comprehensive travel insurance is essential to cover any unforeseen eventualities, such as cancellation.
Please contact us and we will happily arrange travel insurance for you.