Grand Hotel Abbatiale Benodet
Travel Blogs from Benodet
August 2ndWe had a super time in Guilvinec unfortunately we have had to move off sooner rather than later as David's dad is unwell and back in hospital so we need to be nearer Rochefort where we can leave Sega if necessary to get home quickly. We had a lovely time there amongst all the fishing boats....and met this lovely couple called Paul and Jan on their boat called Wild Poppy, we hope to meet ...
July 31st We woke to no wind at all had a lovely breakfast in the cockpit and when all was cleared away we set sail for Guilvinec, motor on and sails up it was not long before we turned the motor off and settled into a lovely sail all the way. Again the seas were flat and the wind was on the beam it wasn't long before we were at Point de Penmarch we soon ...
... our goodbyes to Mike and Jenny we set off on our 2 hour bus ride back to Brest, when we got to Sega we got everything put away and ready to leave to set off to go through the Raz for the last time, yehhhhh. We had to motor sail to start with past Passage de Toulinguet and as we got near to the rocks Tas de Pois we were able to turn our engine off and sail, the conditions were perfect, flat seas, gentle wind and on the beam, brilliant ...
... quay to unload their catch of fish and langoustines and crab. Fifty minutes later, it's all over and we went to one of the local shops to but some langoustine for tea. There were two choices, the fresh catch,which were still alive and wriggling, or the dead pre cooked ones. I chose the ...
We had a pretty nice sail to Concarneau not a long passage from Loctudy.
We've decided to exercise our chill days here.
There's not much to the town other than the old town within fortified walls, but it is atmospheric.
We basically wandered around and visited the Museum of fishing which was, believe it or not, very good.
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility