Best Beaches In & Around Saint-Malo

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  • 1. St Malo Grande Plage

    St Malo Grande Plage
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    Travel time from Saint-Malo: approx 0.5 hrs

    Stretching from the Intra Muros (walled town) to Pointe de Rochebonne the aptly named "Big beach" consists of over 2 kilometres of gently sloping golden sand. This north facing beach can be divided up into several sections, the longest, and most popular of which is the Plage du Sillon which backs onto St Malo itself. Further along, at Parame is the Plage la Hoguette followed by Plage de Rochebonne at the… read more »

  • 2. Plage du Môle - St Malo

    Plage du Môle - St Malo

    Travel time from Saint-Malo: approx 0.5 hrs

    Plage du Mole is the southernmost of St Malo's beaches. The name comes from the french word for breakwater (not the small furry animal) and the beach sits in the shelter of the Mole des Noires jetty which protects the entrance to the main harbour behind. There are good views across the bay towards Dinard less than 1 km away.

    This small sandy beach is seperated from neighbouring Plage de Bon… read more »

  • 3. Plage de l'Écluse - Dinard

    Plage de l'Écluse - Dinard
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    Travel time from Saint-Malo: approx 0.5 hrs

    The seaside resort of Dinard still retains much of its belle-époque charm leading to it being referred to as the "pearl of the Emerald Coast" by some. Dotted with literally hundreds of elegant turn-of-the-century villas and a number of grand hotels the town makes a fantastic backdrop to some wonderful sandy beaches.

    Of Dinard's four main beaches it is the Plage de l'Écluse that stands out. A broad crescent of gently sloping sand, this… read more »

  • 4. Plage de Saint-Énogat

    Plage de Saint-Énogat

    Travel time from Saint-Malo: approx 0.5 hrs

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