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Hotel Hermitage - Luxury holidays to Brittany

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  • About this holiday

    Right on the seafront in La Baule, the Hotel Hermitage Barriere affords its guests direct access to one of Brittany's most beautiful sandy beaches. Two swimming pools, a gourmet restaurant, and maritime-themed guestrooms provide a luxury, comfortable hotel in which to stay. With such a great location and facilities, it is possible to spend a highly enjoyable week at the Hotel Hermitage Barriere, though we would encourage you to consider combining it with at least one other of our French hotels to create a diverse two-centre or touring holiday.

    The journey and how you get there


    Complimentary Wi-Fi, 1 hour of complimentary tennis and beach tennis, one free session of Acquagym courses, complimentary first hour of wind-surfing, catamaran or sea canoeing.

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions holidays includes bed and buffet breakfast.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Type A double or twin room
    From about £1290 per person for 7 nights self drive. Prices for family rooms available on request.

    The prices displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers  

    Hotel code


    Our opinion

    Hermitage Barriere is an extremely well-equipped grand hotel on one of the finest beaches in Europe – great for families.

    Hotel description

    This elegant grand hotel offers luxurious five-star accommodation on the seafront of La Baule, which boasts one of finest beach in France. The 200 rooms and suites at the hotel are all decorated to the same high standard in a traditional style, and many have sea views. Guests can access the magnificent beach of La Baule simply by strolling through the hotel’s well-kept garden and past the seawater swimming pool. Its three restaurants cater for every appetite; the Eden Beach Brasserie enjoys a seafront position and specialises in seafood and fish dishes, La Terrasse serves more traditional gourmet fare and Les Evens offers salads and snacks in high season. There is a fitness centre at the hotel and other sporting activities are included in the price; these include access to the 29-court tennis country club, the training areas of the International Barrière golf club at La Baule and bicycle hire. Children are more than welcome at the hotel and courteous staff are on hand to organize baby-sitting for younger guests. The Kids' club will entertain your 5 to 12 year olds during French school holidays with a range of activities including costume design and cookery lessons. The chic resort of La Baule – one of the most fashionable in southern Brittany – has much to offer and is a perfect base for family holidays or relaxing shorter breaks. Early booking is highly recommended.


    La Baule,Brittany

    Official star rating


    Annual opening

    14 April to 1 November

    Distance from airport

    About 1 1/2 hours drive

    Closest airport


    Room types

    Hermitage Barriere boasts 207 rooms and suites with bath and WC.
    Classic Room
    Superior Room  
    Deluxe Room with sea view.
    Superior Room with sea view.
    Prestige Sea View Room
    Sea View Junior Suite
    Prestige Junior Suite
    Prestige Sea View Suite
    Prestige Sea View Suite with terrace
    Presidential Suite

    Hotel facilities and services

    3 restaurants, Bar, Seawater swimming pools (one outdoor heated year round, one indoor), Fitness centre, Bicycles, Indoor and clay tennis courts, Water sports, Spa, Golf, Horse riding on the beach, Kids' club, Private car park, Babysitting.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Distance in miles Vannes - 45 miles, Nantes - 47 miles, Rennes - 84 miles, Paris - 280 miles, Calais - 412 miles

    Local interest:  Beaches of southern Brittany, Salt marshes of Guerande, Delightful beach at La Baule.

    Sports nearby

    Bicycles for hire, golf, tennis, water sports, horse-riding, Thalassotherapy.


    Minimum stays

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