Visit Quimper, a town of art and history boasting plenty of shops and markets. This old city is steeped in historic, cultural and architectural heritage and is definately worth a visit: Gothic cathedral, ramparts, museums, the lively old part of the town, earthenware factories...
The Hotel de la Gare is ideally situated 15 minutes from the most beautiful beaches in southern Finistère (Benodet, Sainte Marine, Fouesnant, Loctudy, La Torche ) and the ideal base for exploring the area.
Shopping in Quimper
The hotel is ideally situated near the town centre and perfect for a days shopping in Quimper. Food or fashion... you'll find what you are looking for in Quimper!
A listed town of art and history, Quimper is home to numerous listed monuments. Discover the old part of town between the Odet and the Steir. Max-Jacob theatre, Beaux-Arts museum, Musée Breton, Lanniron castle along the river Odet... plenty of sights not to be missed!
Henriot-Quimper earthenware factory
Plunge into the intriguing history of the Henriot earthenware factory which will take you back 320 years. Visit the factory and discover the secrets and ancestral know-how which has made Quimper famous.
Discover the universe of ceramics, its history and techniques.
A fun introduction to Brittany's heritage. The museum displays the most beautiful popular creations in Brittany from prehistory to the present day.
Pont l’Abbé, Bénodet, Concarneau, Locronan, la Pointe de la Torche, … discover the sights and charms of southern Finistère.